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CARLISM AND CRISIS IN SPAIN 1931-1939

By: Blinkhorn Martin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012388


This is a study in English of the Carlist Movement, the extreme right wing party in Spain during the climactic decade of the 1930s. The author discusses Carlism's internal politics, power struggles and sources of support, its ideology, its relations with other elements in the Spanish right, principally Falangism and Catholic conservatism, its attitude towards the Republic, liberalism and the left, its view of contemporary events elsewhere in Europe, its stress on para-... View more info

KASSERINE PASS Rommel's Bloody, Climactic Battle For Tunisia

By: Blumenson Martin

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Cooper Square Press US: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012418


The author explains why Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S. Patton, previously untested in war, emerged as important military leaders and how the Allies endured the grim, btutal punishment inflicted by the Germans at Kasserine Pass and learned to wage successfully a coalition war against Axis forces. View more info

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IMPERIAL GERMANY

By: Bulow Prince Bernhard Von

Price: $28.00

Publisher: CasselL & Co London: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012322


An interesting history of Imperial Germany covering national and party history as well as economic policy and International Relations. View more info

Image for DIVER DIVER DIVER    RAF and American Fighter Pilots Battle the V-1 Assault Over South-East England 1944-1945

DIVER DIVER DIVER RAF and American Fighter Pilots Battle the V-1 Assault Over South-East England 1944-1945

By: Cull Brian with Lander Bruce

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Grubb Street, London: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012129


In this significant work, respected historians detail every known success by the defending pilots of over 13 nationalities and where detected record all locations and casualties of V-1 impacts in London and the South-east. In doing so they rely heavily not only on official documents both German and Allied and combat reports but also on the vital accounts of the pilots themselves and those on the ground. A very well researched and presented text. View more info

A GREMLIN ON MY SHOULDER The Story of an Australian Fighter Pilot

By: Cundy Ron

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Australian Military History Publications, Australia: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscription and Signature of Author

Seller ID: 2012328


Against all odds, Ron Cundy became a fighter pilot and completed many operational combat missions against some of Germany's highest scoring fighter aces. He was thrice decorated, being awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Distinguished Flying Medal and was Mentioned in Dispatches for gallantry in action against the enemy. View more info

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HELIGOLAND The True Story of German Bight and the Island That Britain Betrayed

By: Drower George

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing UK: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012370


Heligoland an island in the North Sea came under British rule in the nineteenth century, a "Gibraltar" of the North Sea. Then in 1890 despite the islanders' wishes, Lord Salisbury announed his intention to swap Heligoland for Germany's presence in Zanzibar. During both world wars, it was used by Germany to control the North Sea and RAF planes bombed the once-British territory. A fascinating and enlightening story of a courageous governor, scapegoated by Salis... View more info

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THE SOVIET INVASION OF FINLAND 1939-40

By: Dyke Carl Van

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Frank Cass, London: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012380


The Soviet Finnish War played an important and unique role in the history of the Soviet Union and the Red Army. This is the first concerted effort to use Russian archival and previously classified secondary sources to document the experience of the Red Army in the conflict. View more info

FREYA STARK PASSIONATE NOMAD

By: Geniesse Jane Fletcher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus London: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscription in Front.

Seller ID: 2012454


In 1927 a small, slight young Englishwomen, slipped through a military cordon in the Druze mountains of Lebanon and was apprehended by French military police. This marked the start of a life of adventure for Freya Stark and a dazzling career as explorer, writer, photographer and unofficial diplomat for this audacious, charismatic, exasperating, extravagant and remarkable woman. View more info

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JUST WAR The Just War Tradition: Ethics in Modern Warfare

By: Guthrie Charles, Quinlan Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury, London: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012175


Just War traces the origin and nature of the tradition from its roots in Christian thinking and provides a clear summary of its principles, which are accessible to all beliefs.Drawing examples from Kosovo, Afghanistan and the wars in Iraq, Charles Guthrie and Michael Quinlan look at the key concepts in relation to modern armed conflict. View more info

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THE WAR THAT NEVER WAS The True Story of the Men Who Fought Britain's Most Secret Battle

By: Hart-Davis Duff

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Century, London: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012391


This is the first full account of a covert war fought in the Yemen in 1963 and considered one of the most secretive and wholly deniable campaigns the British waged in the twentieth century. This is an adventure packed story told with huge panache and flair, based on journals, letters and interviews with surviving soldiers and orchestrators of the campaign. Includes b/w and colour photographs taken at the time. View more info

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THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill

By: Holder R.W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Editions Didier Millet KL: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012101


An amaging story of survival in the jungles of Malaya during the second world war. View more info

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AN INFANTRYMAN IN STALINGRAD From 24 September 1942 to 2 February 1943

By: Holl Adelbert

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Leaping Horseman Books, Australia: 2005

Edition: 1st English

Seller ID: 2012386


The author was a 23 year old infantry Leutnant when he rejoined his unit in Stalingrad after recovering from wounds he suffered in April 1942. This book records his experiences as a junior infantry commander in 94 Infanterie-Division during the Stalingrad battle. It is sombre, factual, without pathos as written by a front line soldier. The text is supplemented with excerpts from official war diaries, 25 photos, 24 maps, 19 aerial photos and 40 supporting documents. 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

Image for IN THE DARK  The Future Role of Airmen in Air Defence

IN THE DARK The Future Role of Airmen in Air Defence

By: McKinnon Walter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Air Power Studies Centre Australia: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012429


This text "challenges the current perceptions of traditional employment and questions the relevance of traditional personnel structures in a dynamic, technology based operational environment" View more info

Image for FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY WARFARE FROM INDOCHINA TO ALGERIA  The Analysis of a Political and Military Doctrine

FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY WARFARE FROM INDOCHINA TO ALGERIA The Analysis of a Political and Military Doctrine

By: Paret Peter

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Frederick A Praeger, New York: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012428


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 o... View more info

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THE CAMBRIDGE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF WARFARE

By: Parker Geoffrey Edited By

Price: $70.00

Publisher: BCA London: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2016012


This text provides a detailed and highly visual account of war in the West from antiquity to the 20th century. It is a very well researched and uniquely presented work and a reference point for those interested in the battles, campaigns, strategies and fighting techniques which have shaped our world. View more info

Image for THE CAUCASUS AND THE OIL  The German-Soviet War in the Caucasus 1942/43

THE CAUCASUS AND THE OIL The German-Soviet War in the Caucasus 1942/43

By: Tieke Wilhelm

Price: $120.00

Publisher: J.J. Fedorowicz, Canada: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012387


Very well researched and presented text and including many b/w photographs, line drawings and maps. View more info

Image for CAVIAR AND COMMISSARS  The Experiences of a U.S. NAVAL OFFICER IN STALIN'S RUSSIA

CAVIAR AND COMMISSARS The Experiences of a U.S. NAVAL OFFICER IN STALIN'S RUSSIA

By: Tolley Kemp

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Blue Jacket Books, U.S.A.: 2003

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 2017005


A fascinating and historically interesting autobiography by Kemp Tolley who as a US Naval Officer in Asia, Europe and Soviet Russia between 1935 and 1944 developed relationships with people from many walks of life from top brass in Moscow, to White Russian emigres in Shanghai and peasants of Archangel. View more info