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HELICOPTERS OF THE THIRD REICH
Written by Steve Coates.
Stock no. 1817932
Published by Classic. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive attempt to relate the development of autogyros and helicopters in Germany during the period 1930-1945 and seeks to shed light on a long and unjustly neglected area of considerable aeronautical achievement. Dark red boards, silver title to spine, blind titles to front. B/w and a few colour photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1903223245.
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LUFTWAFFE EAGLE: FROM THE ME109 TO THE ME262
Written by Walter Schuck.
Stock no. 1817931
Published by Hikoki Publications. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Flying both the Me109 and Me262, Luftwaffe ace Walter Schuck tells his own story simply, conveying his impressions of life, the rationale of the Luftwaffe and the everyday life of a military man in thos times, including the difficulties and hardships of the war in the Arctic Seas. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & a few colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781902109060.
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A HISTORY OF THE MEDITERRANEAN AIR WAR 1940-1945 VOLUME THREE: TUNISIA AND THE END IN AFRICA NOVEMBER 1942-MAY 1943
Written by Christopher Shores; Giovani Massimello; Russell Guest; Frank Olynyk; Winfried Bock.
Stock no. 1817930
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The background to the first major Anglo-American venture - Operation Torch, the invasion of French North Africa. Green pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 680 pages. ISBN: 9781910690000. Light creasing to dustwrapper.
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LONGBOW: A SOCIAL AND MILITARY HISTORY
Written by Robert Hardy.
Stock no. 1817929
Published by Haynes. 5th 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Fifth Edition. The history of archery. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and a few colour photos & illustrations. ISBN: 9780857332486.
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WARHORSE: CAVALRY IN ANCIENT WARFARE
Written by Philip Sidnell.
Stock no. 1817928
Published by Hambledon Continuum. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Drawing heavily on the ancient sources, Warhorse takes the reader on a thrilling ride through numerous vividly recreated battles, from the earliest civilizations to the Battle of Hastings, to reveal the horsemen of the ancient world in their full and deadly glory. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1852853743. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Text block slightly marked. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.
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SCHNEIDER TROPHY SEAPLANES AND FLYING BOATS
Written by Ralph Pegram.
Stock no. 1817927
Published by Fonthill. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Victors, Vanquished and Visions. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 352 pages. ISBN: 9781781551790.
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BATTLES OF THE CRUSADES 1097-1444 FROM DORYLAEUM TO VARNA
Written by Kelly Devries; et al.
Stock no. 1817926
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An information packed, highly-illustrated guide to 20 battles from the crusading era. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781862274341. Dustwrapper lightly creased at corners.
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VANISHED ARMIES
Written by A.E. Haswell Miller; John Mollo.
Stock no. 1817923
Published by Shire Publications. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Record of Military Uniform Observed and Drawn in Various European Countries During the Years 1908-14. Colour illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 9780747807391. Dustwrapper spine & rear panel at spine edge faded.
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VIKINGS AT WAR
Written by Kim Hjardar; Vegard Vike.
Stock no. 1817922
Published by Casemate. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A sumptuous depiction of how the Vikings waged war; their weapons technology, offensive and defensive warfare, military traditions and tactics, their fortifications, ships and command structure. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour map of The World of the Vikings to endpapers. Colour illustrations & photos. ISBN: 9781612004037.
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ARMS AND UNIFORMS THE NAPOLEONIC WARS PART II
Written by Liliane Funcken; Fred Funcken.
Stock no. 1817921
Published by Ward Lock Limited. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour illustrations. The French 'Garde Imperiale', the armies of the German Duchies, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Poland, Sweden, Austria and Russia. ISBN: 0706314077. Slight board discolouration to horizontal edges. Text block browned. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is faded and edgeworn to spine.
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ARMS AND UNIFORMS: THE NAPOLEONIC WARS PART 1
Written by Liliane Funcken; Fred Funcken.
Stock no. 1817920
Published by Ward Lock Limited. 1977. Very good condition.

Colour illustrations. The French, British, Prussian and Spanish armies. ISBN: 0706314069. Spine slightly faded. Board corners bumped. Text block browned.
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ARMOUR CAMOUFLAGE & MARKINGS NORTH AFRICA 1940-1943
Written by George R. Bradford.
Stock no. 1817919
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The camouflage and markings of the armoured vehicles that fought in North Africa from the first Italian campaigns and the German advance on El Alamein to the final Allied victories which drove the Axis forces into the sea. Oblong format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations & b/w photos. ISBN: 0853682097. Heavy browning to text block and margins of prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned, faded to spine and has a small nick to top rear corners.
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