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CHELTENHAM THEN & NOW IN COLOUR
Written by Sue Rowbotham; Jill Waller.
Stock no. 1321481
Published by The History Press. 1st 2012. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A superb collection of photographs of the town. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9780752465272. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Dustwrapper has minimal rubbing at spine and corners.
WELLINGTON'S DOCTORS: THE BRITISH ARMY MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by Martin Howard.
Stock no. 1822094
Published by The History Press. 1st thus 2008. Nearly fine condition.
The doctors of Britain's Napoleonic army played a crucial role in the war against France. Wellington was the first British general to praise his doctors in dispatches. Here, many rare contemporary Napoleonic memoirs and letters have been consulted to give a unique and vivid picture of the army doctors and the soldiers in their care. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781862274938. First paperback edition.
Airwork Ltd & Airwork Services, now owned by the Babcock International group plc, has a long and distinguished history. It played an important role in defence support services to the RAF, Fleet Air Arm and overseas air-forces, as well as in the development of civil aviation. A detailed account of this influential airline. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752479729.
HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF AVIATION: FROM EARLIEST TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY
Written by David Wragg.
Stock no. 1820504
Published by The History Press. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A definitive reference work on the history of aviation. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780750945271. Light fading to rear spine edge of dustwrapper.
Green cloth covered boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752470139. Big bump to bottom edge of rear cover. Contents are still excellent!
Illustrating life as it was for the coal-level miners of Gwent throughout its industrial past. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Britain in Old Photographs series. ISBN: 9780752452517.
The 1859-72 'Pig War' broke out when an American living on a quietly disputed small island in the Gulf of Georgia shot a British pig he found rooting up his garden produce... A highly readable account of a little-known episode in Anglo-American history. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752452272. Neat inscription in pencil to front endpaper.
The origins, development and organisation of both the Waffen-SS and the Allgemeine-SS. Pictorial cardwraps. 293 pages. B/w photos and some colour plates. ISBN: 9780752450261. Minimal rubbing to corners. Textblock is slightly grubby.
Images of England Series. Cardwraps. B/w photos throughout. First published by Tempus in 1995. ISBN: 9780752401539. Indentation marks across covers. Corners are creased.
Slightly oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752453613. SIGNED by author to title page. Couple of small knocks to corners. Contents are fine!
Card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780752452142. Just ever so slight crease to corner tips.