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GERMAN FLAG WORLD WAR 11
1 GERMAN FLAG WORLD WAR 11

German Flag World War 11. Suitable for inside or outside, large size 90cm x 150cm. Suitable for flag pole 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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2 Ash William UNDER THE WIRE The Wartime Memoir of a Spitfire Pilot, Legendary Escape Artist and Cooler King.
Bantam Books UK 2005 0593054083 / 9780593054086 1st Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Heavy Book Over 500gms 24cm 
Bill Ash, an American by birth relinquished his citizenship and joined the Royal Canadian Air Force to enable him to help with the war effort in Europe against the Nazis. An incredible story of being shot down over Europe, surviving the plane crash and making his way to Paris only to be betrayed to the Gestapo, tortured and sentenced to death as a spy. He was saved from the intervention of the Luftwaffe who sent him to the POW camp, Stalag Luft III. Bill Ash then became one of only a handful of serial escape artists to attempt more than a dozen breakouts. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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THE RESISTANCE  The French Fight Against the Nazis, Cobb Matthew
3 Cobb Matthew THE RESISTANCE The French Fight Against the Nazis
Pocket Books, London 2010 1847391567 / 9781847391568 1st Soft Cover Edition Card Cover New Book NEW BOOK 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The French resistance to Nazi occupation during World War 11 was a struggle in which ordinary people fought for their liberty, despite terrible odds and horrifying repression. This book touches on some of the strongest themes in life - courage, self sacrifice, betrayal and strubble. It shatters the illusion of a unified Resistance created by General de Gaulle and brings to vivid life a true story of heroes and conflicts forgottlen over the half century as the movement became a myth. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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THE AVENGERS   A Jewish War Story, Cohen Rich
4 Cohen Rich THE AVENGERS A Jewish War Story
Jonathan Cape Ltd, London 2000 0224060015 / 9780224060011 1st Edition Card Cover Good 24 Cm 
The story of three young Jews, Abba Kovner, Vitka Dempner and Rushka Marie who left their families in Western Poland and established the first underground movement in Europe. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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NIGHTMARE IN LAOS  The True Story of a Woman Improsoned in a Communist Gulag, Danes Kay
5 Danes Kay NIGHTMARE IN LAOS The True Story of a Woman Improsoned in a Communist Gulag
Maverick House, Ireland 2006 1905379080 / 9781905379088 Card Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Hours after her husband Kerry was kidnapped by the Communist Laos government, Kay Danes tried to flee to Thailand with her two youngest children, only to be intercepted at the border. Horn away from her children and sent to an secret Laosian Gulag Kay was forced to endure 10 months of outrageous injustice and corruption. This is her incredible story of survival and courage. 
Price: 14.00 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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MY PRISON, MY HOME   One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran, Esfandiari Haleh
7 Esfandiari Haleh MY PRISON, MY HOME One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran
Harper Press, London 2010 0007286546 / 9780007286546 1st Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Heavy Book Over 500gms 23cm 
This is Haleh Esfandiari's recount of her terrifying three month ordeal in Iran's notorious Evin prison. his is a moving account of her triumph over interrogation, intimidation and fear in a country at the time on the brink of crisis. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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RULES OF WAR, Gale Iain
8 Gale Iain RULES OF WAR
Harper Collins, London 2004 978000723562 Card Cover Very Good 20cm 
The 1706 Battle of Ramillies was a great victory for the British army. But to Captain Jack Steel standing at the head of his Grenadiers, sinking into the Swampy ground, at odds with his Allied partners and receiving contradictory orders, it is hard to see Lord Marlborough's grand stratagem. Jack Steel is a splendid hero. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Wolf   How One German Raider Terrorised Australia and the Southern Oceans in the First World War, Guilliatt Richard and Hohnen Peter
9 Guilliatt Richard and Hohnen Peter The Wolf How One German Raider Terrorised Australia and the Southern Oceans in the First World War
William Heinemann Australia 2009 1741666244 / 9781741666243 1st Soft Cover Edition Card Cover Excellent Heavy Book > 500gms Packed 24 Cm 
Excellent condition , The task of The Wolf in the First World War was to inflict maximum destruction on Allied shipping using all the latest technology of warfare. Drawn from eyewitness accounts, declassified government files and unpublished diaries and correspondence discovered during five years of research, this is the story of the Wolf's voyage, one of the most remarkable but least known episodes of the First World War. 
Price: 22.00 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 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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11 Holder R.W. THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill
Editions Didier Millet KL 2007 9759814217200 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New 21cm 
An amaging story of survival in the jungles of Malaya during the second world war. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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12 Holliday J.E. Edited By THE RAAF POWS OF LAMSDORF Including Chronicles of Their 500 Mile Trek
Lamsdorf RAAF POWS Association 1992 064610228 1st Edition Card Cover Excellent 21cm 
The incredible story told by Australian Prisoners of War who made the 500 mile trek from their Prison in Lamsdorf to safty at the end of the Second World War. Included photographs, maps and personal recounts. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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ALL BUT MY LIFE   A Memoir, Klein Gerda Weissmann
13 Klein Gerda Weissmann ALL BUT MY LIFE A Memoir
Indigo, UK 1997 0575401354 / 9780575401358 1st English Card Cover Excellent 20 Cm 
The author recounts her three years as a slave labourer of the Nazis and of her miraculous liberation. Gerda describes her experiences including wonderful acts of decency and normalcy, as well as the three years in labour camps and three months of a forced winter march from Germany to Czechoslavakia. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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SUBMARINES IN ARCTIC WATERS, Kolyshkin I.
14 Kolyshkin I. SUBMARINES IN ARCTIC WATERS
Progress Publishers, Moscow 1966 1st Edition Hard Cover Good Fair, in Protective Wrap 21cm 
Rear-Admiral Ivan Kolyshkin recalls many narrow escape stories. During the war he was in command of a Division and then a Brigade of submarines of the Northern Fleet. He speaks of his comrades in arms Gadjiev, Fisanovich, Vidayev and other famous submariners, whom he accompanied on long and dangerous war patrols. 
Price: 29.00 AUD
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15 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 FOREIGN FIELD   A True Story of Love and Betrayal in the Great War, Macintyre Ben
16 Macintyre Ben A FOREIGN FIELD A True Story of Love and Betrayal in the Great War
Harper Collins, London 2001 0002571226 / 9780002571227 1st Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Heavy Book Over 500gms 24cm 
In August 1914 four young British soldiers find themselves trapped behind enemy lines at the height of the fighting on the Western Front. Unable to get back to their units, they sheltered in the tiny French village of Villeret. A compelling story of love and betrayal and an investigation by the author of who betrayed the men leading to their trial and killing. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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THE PLOTS TO RESCUE THE TSAR   The Truth Behind the Disappearance of the Romanovs, McNeal Shay
17 McNeal Shay THE PLOTS TO RESCUE THE TSAR The Truth Behind the Disappearance of the Romanovs
Arrow Books, London 2002 0099298104 / 9780099298106 1st Edition Card Cover Excellent 20 Cm 
Primary documentary evidence, including recently declassified intelligence files, reveals that Britain and her allies were pouring money and their finest secret agents into Russia as part of a top secret plan to topple the Bolsheviks and save the Tsar. 
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THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH   Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War, Morgan Janet
18 Morgan Janet THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War
Allen Lane, London 2004 0713997656 / 9780713997651 1st Edition Hard Cover Excellent Excellent Heavy Book Over 500gms 25cm 
A true story of one of the most daring spying missions of the First World War and of the men and women who took part in it. Based on a remarkable archive of secret papers, it is a work of historical detection, an enthralling drama of courage and adventure and the only published account of a complete espionage operation run by the Allies on the Western Front. 
Price: 42.00 AUD
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THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH   Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War, Morgan Janet
19 Morgan Janet THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War
London Allen Lane, Penguin Books Ltd. 2004 0713997656 / 9780713997651 Hard Cover As New As New Heavy Book Over 500gms 25 Cm 
"This is the true story of one of the most daring spying missions of the First World War and of the men and whomen who took part in it. Based on a remarkable archive of secret papers, it is a work of historical detection, en enthralling drama of courage and adventure and the only published account of a complete espionage operation run by the Allies on the Western Front." 
Price: 44.00 AUD
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BLOOD-DARK TRACK  A Family History, O'Neill Joseph
20 O'Neill Joseph BLOOD-DARK TRACK A Family History
Granta Books, London 2000 1862072884 / 9781862072886 1st Edition Hard Cover As New As New Heavy Book Over 500gms 22cm 
"At the heart of this history of two families are the stories two flawed and charismatic men. It is a narative of paranoia, espionage and fear, with one of the most notorious political killings in pre-war Ireland playing a key role in its characters' lives." 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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RULES OF WAR, Gale Iain
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NIGHTMARE IN LAOS  The True Story of a Woman Improsoned in a Communist Gulag, Danes Kay
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THE RESISTANCE  The French Fight Against the Nazis, Cobb Matthew
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