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DEATH OR GLORY The Last Commando

By: Asher Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph, London: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012023


"In the heat of battle you have two choices death or glory" A Sergeant Tom Caine Novel. Based in the scorched desert sands of North Africa, Libya, 1942 View more info

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ELALAMEIN

By: Carver Michael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: B.T. BATSFORD LTD. LONDON: 1979

Seller ID: 2012398


Well researched and presented analysis of the offensive that marked a turning point in Allied fortunes in World War 11. View more info

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ALAMEIN

By: Gale Iain

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Harper Collins,LONDON: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012149


In October 1942 the allies were in real difficulties, Germany and its Axis partners seemed to be triumphant everywhere. It was in North Africa that the stand was made, that the tide of World War Two began to turn. View more info

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DESPERATE VENTURE The Story of Operation Torch, the Allied Invasion of North Africa

By: Gelb Norman

Price: $28.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Company N.Y.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012268


The November 1941 invasion of North Africa, so crucial to the allied cause is told here by historian Norman Gelb in a well researched and presented account of the military operation. Gelb recounts the intricate, multifaceted undertaking which included not only political intrigue, conspiracy, espionage and diplomacy, but also modern airbone assault, massive disinformation programs and the largest most ambitious amphibious invasion plan ever devised. View more info

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IT IS BLISS HERE Letters Home 1939-1945

By: Hildyard Myles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury London: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012198


Myles Hildyard served as an officer during World War 11. He saw action in Palestine, Crete, North Africa, Italy, the D-Day landings and finally Berlin in 1945. He fought and was captured at the battle of Crete and then embarked on a dramatic escape from a German POW camp on the island across the Mediterranean to Turkey. These letters also show a young man coming to terms with his sexuality in an extraordinarily clear sighted, brave and intelligent way. The letters he... View more info

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BATTLEFIELDS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: Holmes Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: BBC Books, Uk: 2003

Seller ID: 2012010


Very well researched and presented with campains including El Alamein, Mont Cassino, Operation Market Garden and the RAF's bomber offensive against Germany. includes b/w photographs. clean copy, no names View more info

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RAIDERS; Elite Forces Attacks

By: Laffin John

Price: $32.00

Publisher: UK, Chancellor Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012254


A dramatic, anecdotal and entertaining book, illustrated with a large selection of contemporary photographs, that will appeal to all with an interest in the great military exploits of the Second World War. The exploits recorded here range from a British commando strike against Rommel's supposed HQ in the North African desert in 1941, to the daring surveys of the Normandy beaches in preparation for Operation "Overload". View more info

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FORTUNES OF WAR Volume 11 The Levant Trilogy

By: Manning Olivia

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Penguin, Australia: 1988

Seller ID: 2012167


Name in front. This unputdownable story of a wartime marriage opens in the Cairo of 1942 which is seething with rumours of a bloody desert campaign. View more info