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OUR FRIENDS BENEATH THE SANDS
Written by Martin C. Windrow.
Stock no. 2132321
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Foreign Legion in France's Colonial Conquests 1870-1935. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 696 pages includes index. ISBN: 0297852131. Wrapper lightly scuffed and edges just very lightly creased.

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THE LAST DAYS
Written by Steven Spielberg.
Stock no. 1818900
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This book expands upon The Last Days film, a journey tracing the experiences of five courageous Hungarian Holocaust survivors. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 0297824791. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

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MEMOIRS: TEN YEARS AND TWENTY DAYS
Written by Admiral Doenitz.
Stock no. 1818894
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1959. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The man who became Hitler's successor in the last crumbling days of the Third Reich has written one of the most important and absorbing memoirs of the last war. B/w photos. Text block browned. Price-cut dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed, small closed tear (no loss) to lower front panel edge, a little grubby to rear panel.

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LAST POST
Written by Max Arthur.
Stock no. 1818765
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Final Word from our First World War Soldiers. Beige paper boards, red title to spine. Endpapers are photographs of WWI scene. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780297846444. Clear plastic protecting dustwrapper stuck to verso with clear tape.

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MERCATOR THE MAN WHO MAPPED THE PLANET
Written by Nicholas Crane.
Stock no. 1818557
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A vivid biography of the man who created the first modern map of the world. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0297646656.

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MUSSOLINI
Written by Denis Mack Smith.
Stock no. 1818371
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1982. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A classic account of Mussolini's life. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0297780050. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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THE GERMAN OFFICER-CORPS IN SOCIETY AND STATE 1650-1945
Written by Karl Demeter.
Stock no. 1818269
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st UK 1965. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of the development of the officer class in Germany from Frederick the Great to the defeat of the Nazis in 1945. Translated from the German by Angus Malcolm. Name (crossed out) and date in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a few tiny closed tears to edges.

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NAZISM AND WAR
Written by Richard Bessel.
Stock no. 1318403
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The rise and fall of the Nazis from their ascent towards power in the 1920s up to the aftermath of the war and the wreckage they left behind. Black boards, silver title to spine. 244 pages. Red endpapers. B/w plates. ISBN: 0297646966. Pencil name and date to front free-endpaper. Pale page edge browning. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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BETWEEN TWO FLAGS
Written by Gordon Brook-Shepherd.
Stock no. 1317994
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Life of Sir Rudolf von Slatin Pasha. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297995708. A little foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper spine is faded. Some browning. Edge-creasing to wrapper, with a few small nicks.

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LOST CITY OF THE INCAS
Written by Hiram Bingham.
Stock no. 2130130
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Photographs and Introduction by Hugh Thomson. ISBN: 0297607596.

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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S BRITAIN
Written by David Gentleman. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 2129322
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1982. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth covers. Large volume. 224 pages. With 350 colour and over 100 black and white illustrations. A most beautiful book! ISBN: 029778126X. Brown spotting/damp marks to bottom corners of covers and some page corners throughout. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine; edge-creased with a few nicks; part of remains of label to rear panel.

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WHO'S WHO IN CHILDREN'S BOOKS A TREASURY OF THE FAMILIAR CHARACTERS OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Margery Fisher.
Stock no. 1816654
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A personal collection of characters, some famous and others less familiar, from the world of children's fiction. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and vignette to front board. Red and white pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w plates plus b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297770373. Light browning to text block, contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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