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1 Arneil Stan ONE MAN'S WAR
Alternative Publishing Company, Sydney 1980 90918853x 1st Edition Hard Cover Good to Very Good Very Good/Good Heavy Book > 500gms Packed 22 Cm 
This is the diary of the author Stan Arneil A.M. of his entire period of imprisonment from the fall of Singapore (changi) to and through the infamous Thailand (Burma Railway) camps to the end of the war with Japan. Included are photos taken by the author at his time of imprisonment. A very personal account. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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CRISIS IN THE PACIFIC   The Battles for the Philippine Islands By the Men Who  Fought Them - An Oral History, Astor Gerald
2 Astor Gerald CRISIS IN THE PACIFIC The Battles for the Philippine Islands By the Men Who Fought Them - An Oral History
Donald I Fine Books, USA 1996 1556114842 / 9781556114847 1st Thus Hard Cover As New As New Heavy Book Over 500gms 25cm 
Historian Gerald Astor draws on the experiences of marines, sailors, soldiers and airmen under fire from generals and admirals to correspondents, line officers and enlisted men on both sides of the battle lines to present a view of the critical struggle for the Philippines. Includes b/w photographs of historical significance. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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FORGOTTEN ARMIES  Britain's Asian Empire and The War with Japan, BAYLY CHRISTOPHER AND HARBER TIM
3 BAYLY CHRISTOPHER AND HARBER TIM FORGOTTEN ARMIES Britain's Asian Empire and The War with Japan
Pengion UK 2005 0140293310 / 9780140293319 Card Cover Very Good 20 Cm 
A gripping account of the the war that tore Asia apart between 1941 and 1945 as Japan invaded Singapore and swept through British ruled territories to India. Includes b/w photographs taken at the time. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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CHILDREN OF THE RAJ, Brendon Vyvyen
4 Brendon Vyvyen CHILDREN OF THE RAJ
Phoenix Books, Uk 2006 075382082x / 9780753820827 Card Cover Very Good Ex-Library 20 Cm 
Ex Library with library stamps with removable protective cover. Vyvyen Brendon has drawn on a wealth of original sources and interviews to present the life of British children who grew up in India during the time of the British rule. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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WHITE MUGHALS   Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth Century India, Dalrymple William
5 Dalrymple William WHITE MUGHALS Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth Century India
Harper Collins, London 2002 0002256762 / 9780002256766 1st Edition Hard Cover Excellent Excellent Heavy Book Over 500gms 24 Cm 
"In White Mughals, William Dalrymple discovers a world almost entirely unexplored by history and places at its centre a compelling tale of love, seduction and betrayal." Includes very detailed and well researched factual accounts of the time and the text is supported with diagrams, photographs and full page colour illustrations. 
Price: 44.00 AUD
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PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE, Daws Gavan
6 Daws Gavan PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE
Simon & Schuster London 2006 074328528x / 9780743285285 1st Edition Hard Cover Excellent Excellent Heavy Book Over 500gms 25 Cm 
The Japanese army took over 140,000 military prisoners in the Second World War in the Pacific, British, Australian, American and Dutch. One in four died at the hands of their captors. Gavan Daws combined ten years of documentary research and hundreds of interviews with POWs on three continents to write this shattering re creation of the Allied experience. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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WEARY  The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop AND The War Diaries of WEARY DUNLOP, Dunlop E.E.
7 Dunlop E.E. WEARY The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop AND The War Diaries of WEARY DUNLOP
Viking, Australia 1997 0670878693 / 9780670878697 Hard Cover Good Very Good Heavy Book 20cm 
Two books in the one volume. name and inscription, clean copy Includes maps, photographs and sketches. 
Price: 38.00 AUD
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8 Fyans Peter CAPTIVITY, SLAVERY AND SURVIVAL AS A FAR EAST POW
Pen & Sword Military, UK 2012 1848846223 / 9781848846227 2nd Edition Hard Cover New Book New Book and Dust Jacket NEW BOOK 24 Cm Heavy Book Over 500 Gms
Fergus Anckorn was conscripted into the army in 1939 when World War 11 broke out, and was posted to Singapore in 1942 . Captured by the Japanese he was put to work on the infamous "Death Railway". This is his story and his survival under extreme difficulties. 
Price: 47.00 AUD
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9 Helms E. Michael THE PROUD BASTARDS One Marine's Journey from Parris Island Through the Hell of Vietnam
Pocket Star Books NY 2004 0743483243 / 9780743483247 1st Thus Card Cover Excellent 18 Cm 
In 1967 a young E. Michael Helms boarded a bus to the legendary grounds of Parris Island where mere boys were forged into hardened Marines and sent to the jungles of Vietnam. It was the first stop on a journey that would forever change him and by its end he would be a decorated soldier including the Purple Heart Medal, and Vietnam Cross of Gallantry. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA   The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill, Holder R.W.
10 Holder R.W. THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill
Editions Didier Millet KL 2007 9814217204 / 9789814217200 1st Edition Hard Cover As New As New 22.5cm 
A gripping chronicle of one man's survival in a period of chaos and deprivation, before the post war progress of Malaysia towards independence and a new era. 
Price: 79.00 AUD
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THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA  The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill, Holder R.W.
11 Holder R.W. THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill
Editions Didier Millet KL 2007 9759814217200 1st Edition Hard Cover As New As New 18 Cm 
Taken from the diaries of Maurice Cotterill who stayed in Malaya when World War 11 broke out and joined the guerrillas of Chinese descent in the jungle of Malaya. The book is both a gripping chronicle of survival and a document of Malaysia's history in a period of chaos and deprivation as it moved gradually towards independence in 1957. 
Price: 78.00 AUD
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FIGHTING THROUGH TO KOHIMA   A Memoir of War in India & Burma, Lowry Michael
12 Lowry Michael FIGHTING THROUGH TO KOHIMA A Memoir of War in India & Burma
Pen & Sword Military, UK 2008 1844158020 / 9781844158027 Card Cover New Book 18cm 
After joinging up in 1939 with the Queen's Royal Regiment, Mike Lowry was posted to the North West Frontier of India where he cut his military teeth chasing Pathan tribesman bandit gangs for two years. He went on to fight with his Battalion against the Japanese in Burma in the Arakan region and then at Kohima . A fascinating and inspiring memoir of courage and bravery. NEW BOOK 
Price: 27.00 AUD
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13 Macarthur Brian SURVIVING THE SWORD pRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE 1942-45
Abacus, London 2005 0349119376 / 9780349119373 1st Edition Card Cover Very Good 18cm 
Many of the British, Australian and American prisoners held by the Japanese during the Second World War were so scarred by their experiences that afterwards they could not discuss them even with their families. Drawing on diaries kept by some of those imprisoned and on interviews with former prisoners this book tells of inhumanity and degradation, but also of inspirational examples of courage, comradeship and compassion. Includes b/w photographs and line drawings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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A BRITISH ARMY NURSE IN THE KOREAN WAR, Mcnair E.J.
14 Mcnair E.J. A BRITISH ARMY NURSE IN THE KOREAN WAR
Tempus, Uk 2007 0752443178 / 9780752443171 1st Edition Hard Cover Excellent Heavy Book Over 500gms 24 Cm Signed by Author
An insightful account of war, specifically the Korean War. Includes authors personal photographs taken during her time in Korea. Signed by Author. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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TOURNAMENT OF SHADOWS    The Great Game and the Race for Empire in Asia, Meyer Karl and Brysac Shareen
15 Meyer Karl and Brysac Shareen TOURNAMENT OF SHADOWS The Great Game and the Race for Empire in Asia
Little Brown and Company UK 2001 0316855898 / 9780316855891 1st UK Hard Cover Excellent Excellent Heavy Book Over 500gms 25 Cm 
The classic Great Game, the nineteenth century struggle between Britain and Russia for mastery of Central Asia and which took on new life after the Russian Revolution as the Americans joined in, and which continues today in the covert attempts to master the Caspian Sea and its oil riches. The whole story is told here in a flowing narrative crammed with revealing detail, drawing on newly opened archives and recent research. It is a canvas filled with memorable men and women, taking the reader over Himalayan passes and through the world's deadliest deserts. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY WARFARE FROM INDOCHINA TO ALGERIA  The Analysis of a Political and Military Doctrine, Paret Peter
16 Paret Peter FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY WARFARE FROM INDOCHINA TO ALGERIA The Analysis of a Political and Military Doctrine
Frederick A Praeger, New York 1964 1st Edition Hard Cover Good Good 22cm 
As World War 11 came to an end, the French Army was drawn into a new, more protracted struggle against the Viet Minh in Indochina. Almost before this was was over, the French became deeply enmeshed in a war in Algeria. The author examines official reports and directives and the large body of writings by French officers who participated in these campaigns. He describes the destructive and the constructive components of counter revolutionary warfare, stressing the use of psychological tools, reindoctrination centres, health services and other techniques to construct a superior ideological base. 
Price: 68.00 AUD
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BIRDS OF PASSAGE   Henrietta Clive's Travels in South India 1798-1801, Shields Nancy K.
17 Shields Nancy K. BIRDS OF PASSAGE Henrietta Clive's Travels in South India 1798-1801
Eland, London 2009 1906011370 / 9781906011376 1st Edition Hard Cover Excellent Excellent 25 Cm 
The journals of Lady Henrietta Clive, a independent minded traveller are amoung the very earliest written accounts of India by a British woman. She travelled through southern India with her daughters and retinue in the aftermath of the war against Tipu Sultan. Important as an historical and as a social document and also as an early female travel text. Illustrated by Anna Tonelli, who accompanied the party on their voyage. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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THE UNDERRATED ENEMY    Britain's War with Japan Deember 1941 to May 1942, Stewart Adrian
18 Stewart Adrian THE UNDERRATED ENEMY Britain's War with Japan Deember 1941 to May 1942
William Kimber, London 1987 0718306635 / 9780718306632 1st Edition Hard Cover Good Good in Protective Cover 24 Cm 
During the five months from early December 1941 to early May 1942 the British suffered a series of defeats unequalled in modern history. In this well researched and presented text the Author traces what happened during that time, not only the British but also the Japanese side of events is recorded. Details include the fall of Singapore, the Malayan Campaign, the fall of Rangoon and the retrest from Burma. Ex Library book with all the usual library detail. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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FORGOTTEN VOICES OF BURMA  The Second World War's Foprgotten Conflict, Thompson Julian
19 Thompson Julian FORGOTTEN VOICES OF BURMA The Second World War's Foprgotten Conflict
Ebury Press, London 2010 0091932378 / 9780091932374 1st Soft Cover Edition Card Cover Excellent 15cm 
From the end of 1941 to 1945 a pivotal but often overlooked conflict was being fought in the South East Asia Theatre of World War 11 - the Burma Campaing. This is that remarkable story of courage in the face of adversity. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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MARCH OR DIE   A New History of the French Foreign Legion, Tony Geraghty
20 Tony Geraghty MARCH OR DIE A New History of the French Foreign Legion
Facts on File, US 1986 0816017948 / 9780816017942 1st Thus Hard Cover Excellent Heavy Book Over 500gms 24 Cm 
A well researched and presented text recounting the History of the French Foreign Legion, its principal theatres of war and maps, Appendix and Index. Book in excellent condition, no d/j 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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