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HITLER'S WAR DIRECTIVES 1939-1945
Written by H.R. Trevor-Roper.
Stock no. 1818892
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Texts from Walter Hubatsch, Hitlers Weisungen fur die Kriegfuhrung 1939-1945. A series of directives controlling the strategy of the German Armed Forces and, in many cases, giving detailed instructions about the way in which it was to be put into practice. A unique insight both into Hitler's own view of the war and also into the astonishing personal control which he excercised over the German war effort. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps. Boards clean. Text block browned. Endpapers browned. Blue dustwrapper is scuffed and foxed to verso.

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THE NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM BOOK OF THE ZULU WAR
Written by Ian Knight.
Stock no. 2131428
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A vivid recreation of the extraordinary campaign of the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879 from the opening stages of the war, the Battle of Isandlwana and the defence of Rorke's Drift, to the defeat of the Zulu nation at Ulundi and the capture of King Cetshwayo. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0283073276.

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THE IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM BOOK OF THE WESTERN FRONT
Written by Malcolm Brown.
Stock no. 2127650
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1ST 1993. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0283061405. SIGNED by author to title page. Spine is faded. Some cover corner creasing.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by Antonia Fraser. Illustrated by Rebecca Fraser.
Stock no. 1815996
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 207 pages. ISBN: 0283484470. Base of spine lightly worn. Minor foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and fading, also a little grubby.

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FLYING GHOSTS A TIME REMEMBERED
Written by Philip Makanna.
Stock no. 1610289
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Combat aircraft of World War II. ISBN: 0283985518. Inscription to front pastedown. Price-cut wrapper is torn at bottom corner of front panel.

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HARPIST IN THE WIND
Written by Patricia A. McKillip.
Stock no. 1507576
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume III of the Chronicles of Morgan, Prince of Hed. Blue boards with silver titles to spine. 256 pages. ISBN: 0283985828. A little bumping to spine and fading to bottom edge. Small red pan mark to front endpaper. Front joint just starting to crack. Dustwrapper is edge worn with fading to top edges of flaps, spine slightly faded. Light scratch to rear panel. Original price label to front flap.

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HEIR OF SEA AND FIRE
Written by Patricia A. McKillip.
Stock no. 1507575
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume II of the Chronicles of Morgan, Prince of Hed. Blue boards with silver titles to spine. 204 pages. ISBN: 0283985801. Base of spine bumped. Dustwrapper is edge worn with fading to top edges of flaps. Spine ever so slightly faded. Original price sticker to front flap.

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THE RIDDLE-MASTER OF HED
Written by Patricia A. McKillip.
Stock no. 1507574
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume I of the Chronicles of Morgan, Prince of Hed. Blue boards with silver titles to spine. 228 pages. ISBN: 0283985798. Light bump to top of spine. Small amount of fading to top edge of spine and covers. Front joint just starting to crack. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with fading to top edges of flaps. Spine ever so slightly faded. Original price label to front flap. Part of wrapper has been covered by clear plastic film possibly by publisher(?).

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BATTLES IN BRITAIN AND THEIR POLITICAL BACKGROUND VOLUME 1 1066-1547
Written by William Seymour.
Stock no. 1608917
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0283985348. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper is edge rubbed, with fading to spine.

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THE IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM BOOK OF MODERN WARFARE
Written by Julian Thompson.
Stock no. 2119857
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

British and Commonwealth Forces at War 1945-2000. B/w photos. ISBN: 0283063645. Light bumping to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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SYNTHETIC DETERGENTS
Written by P.A.R. Puplett.
Stock no. 2117151
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1957. Good condition.

A study of the development and marketing of a new product. Contents very good but ex-lib and covered with adhesive protective film.

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THE INVESTIGATOR A NARRATIVE IN DIALOGUE
Written by Reuben Ship. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2115408
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In book form, the brilliant satire on McCarthyism. First heard as a radio play in Canada. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Light bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is unevenly browned, especially to spine, with small edge-tear to rear panel and some creasing.

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