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[9929-03] C Shepherd GERMAN AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR II
1975, , , 0858800158,144pp, 42 col & 100 b/w photos, g/vg in worn dw, , The aircraft of thw WWII German Air Force. Includes a number of contemporary coloured photographs. Introduction by Adolf Galland. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (Book ref. 9929-03)   £25.30
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[3247-01] A Wolf A PURITY OF ARMS.
1989, St Martins Press, , 0385260369,227pp, 15 ills, near fine, , The experiences in the Israeli Army of a 28 years old American who became an Israeli citizen in 1985. From West Bank occupation duties to ambushing PLO groups infiltrating from Lebanon and shooting rubber bullets at Palestinians in the opening months of the Intifada. (Book ref. 3247-01)   £19.80
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[14748-01] FORCES '86
1985, , Marshall Cavendish, ,144pp, col & b/w photos, diagrams & drawings. Large format, vg in dw, , Chapters include: "Exercise Lionheart", recruitment into the forces, Future Trends, the Gurkhas, the Submarine service etc. (Book ref. 14748-01)   £16.50
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[31892-02] James McWilliams and R James Steel AMIENS 1918
2004, Tempus, , 0752428608,320pp ills., New in dw, , Amiens is the battle that many military historians credit with precipitating the end of the First World War. The surprise attack was launched against German lines on 8 August 1918, with over 500 tanks, 1,000 aircraft & 21 Allied divisions. By 13 August the Allies had penetrated 11 miles along a 47-mile front, causing 50,000 German casualties. Amiens 1918 uses eyewitness accounts from numerous survivors (Book ref. 31892-02)   £27.50
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[18868-01] C A Sorrels THE US CRUISE MISSILE PROGRAMS
1983, , , ,250pp, tables, diagrams., g/vg, , An authoritative study on the Sea, Ground and Air launched cruise missiles of the United States Armed Forces. These weapons sprang into the headlines with their use in the Gulf War. This study traces their development from the early 1970s. (Book ref. 18868-01)   £18.70
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[15128-01] Steven Zaloga and Peter Sarson M1 ABRAMS MAIN BATTLE TANK 1982-1992
1999, Osprey Publishing, New Vanguard Series, 1855322838,48pp, 20 col ills, 45 b/w photos, drawings, Mint, , CARD The Abrams was the most radical departure in US tank design since World War II. Until its advent of in the early 1980s, the US Army had relied on the steady evolution of the M26 Pershing tank, through the M46, M47, M48 & M60. The M1 incorporated a host of important new tank technologies in terms of structure and weaponry. This book details the design, development & operational use of one of this potent main battle tank, & contains a wealth of color & b/w illustrations of the M1 in training & in action during Operation Desert Storm (Book ref. 15128-01)   £8.80
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[7562-01] L Lewis ECHOES OF RESISTANCE
1985, , Costello, ,143pp, 33 photos, 7 maps, bibliography, index, near fine in dw, , The British involvement with Italian Partisans in WWII. Includes details of the missions of No. 1 SOE Special Forces & the SAS, & includes accounts by soldiers who undertook specific missions. . The Partisan movement had some 250,000 under arms by the end of the war. (Book ref. 7562-01)   £18.70
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[28384-01] L C Douthwaite THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE
1939, , , ,281pp, 16 plates, folding map, spine a little grubby, edges scuffed ow g, , A history of the RCMP. (Book ref. 28384-01)   £20.90
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[309-01] Commander E Young DSO DSC ONE OF OUR SUBMARINES
1952, , Hart-Davis, ,320pp, photos, maps, green cloth, g, , One of the earliest RNVR officers to qualify as a commander of a submarine in WWII. Sunk once but escaped. Served in the North Sea, Mediterranean and Far East. His most successful command was of HMS Storm in the Far East. One of the best accounts of submarine warfare to come out of WWII. (Book ref. 309-01)   £16.50
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[11515-01] R M Ogorkiewicz MODERN SWEDISH LIGHT ARMOURED VEHICLES
1972, , [AFV Profile 42], ,22pp, 5 col ills, 30 b/w photos, 7 drawings, g, , CARD The STRV M/41, PBV 301, PBV 302, BGBV 82, BROBV 941 & IKV 91. (Book ref. 11515-01)   £7.70
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[20357-01] The VICTORY
1975, , Novosti Press Agency, ,126pp, 121 photos, 9 maps, 13.5 x 10 inches, pictorial boards rubbed, corners bunped ow g/vg, Eng/Russ/Fr., A photo history of The Great Patriotic War - Russia's WWII - from the German invasion to the Fall of Berlin . A Russian publication with Russian, English & French text (Book ref. 20357-01)   £23.10
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[6784-01] Doctor K G Klietmann DIE DEUTSCHE WEHRMACHT 1934-1945.DEUTSCHE LUFTSPORT-VERBAND.
1964, Ordens-Sammlung, , ,6pp, 4 ills., g, Ger.text, CARD The Uniform of the Air Sport Organisation (DLV). (Book ref. 6784-01)   £5.50
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[30748-01] Edmund S K Fung THE MILITARY DIMENSION OF THE CHINESE REVOLUTION
1944, University Brit.Columbia, 1980 reprint, 0774801298,349pp, maps, Mint in d/w, , Relatively little has been written about the New Army & its role in the Chinese Revolution of 1911. This book examines the military reform which led to its establishment & its relationship with the social order in the country. Despite its weakness caused by discontent in the ranks the Army fomented Revolution in six provinces which ultimately led to the collapse of Manchu power (Book ref. 30748-01)   £19.80
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[30023-03] Olli Wikberg MEINE EHRE HEISST TREUE! (UNIFORMS OF THE FINNISH SS VOLUNTEERS 1941-43)
1999, Wiking Divisioona OY, , 9519750622,Large format, 160pp, 175 b/w photos & ills plus 16 colourpp, New, Eng/Fin. Text, Uniforms of the WWII Finnish volunteers in the Waffen-SS. Some 1400 volunteers served in SS-division "Wiking" during 1941-43 & the unit was one of the first volunteer units formed of men from a country not occupied by Germany. This extensively illustrated book deals with battalion level uniforms & insignia & contains a section showing original uniforms posed in present day high quality colour photographs. Finnish/English text & captions (Book ref. 30023-03)   £33.00
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[29528-01] R H Dillon NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN WARS
1997, , Brompton Books, ,256pp, numerous ills, some double-page, inc colour, index, large format, vg in creased dw, , The bloody wars between the white settlers and native Indians of the plains and Prairies that took place in the 30 years between 1860 and 1890, and the conflicts that led up to them. (Book ref. 29528-01)   £22.00
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[127-01] L Martin ARMS & STRATEGY
1973, , Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ,320pp, 70 photos, 50 diagrams, g/vg in dw, , Modern defence, includes nuclear war, limited war, areas of conflict etc. (Book ref. 127-01)   £22.00
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[6481-01] THE PACIFIC STARS AND STRIPES: VIETNAM FRONT PAGES
1986, , Hugh Lauter Levin Assoc, ,200pp, numerous ills, large format, vg in rubbed dw, , Effectively a chronicle of events from the early 1950s to the fall of Saigon in 1975. The full drama of the events in Indo-China. From the US Armed Forces' own newspaper. (Book ref. 6481-01)   £20.90
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[5339-01] L W Bills A MEDAL FOR LIFE.
1990, Spellmount Limited Publis, , 0946771561,148pp, 44 photos, drgs, map., Out of print. A new copy., , Captain W.L. Robinson VC was the first aviator to destroy a Zeppelin over England, thereby winning the VC. Fought in France in the RFC, including action against von Richthofen. Shot down and became a POW. Attempted to escape on a number of occasions. (Book ref. 5339-01)   £14.30
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[27634-01] General Huguet BRITAIN & THE WAR: A FRENCH INDICTMENT
1928, , Cassell 1st edition, ,244pp, frontis, 10 folding maps, index, red cloth, gilt titles on spine, g, , An account of the military events in which the author took part whilst Chief of the French Military Mission attached to British GHQ during the first eighteen months of the war. A French assessment of the value of the English support at the beginning of the war and its degree of importance on the battlefields of 1914. Concludes with an epilogue which is in effect a character sketch of the English people, and an assessment of the factors which drive English policy and attitudes. Translated by Capt H Cotton Minchin. (Book ref. 27634-01)   £30.80
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[8926-02] Robert Jackson BEFORE THE STORM
1972, , Arthur barker, ,264pp, 30 ills, index, ex-lib, lib stamps, end-paper removed, text OK, dw, , The story of RAF Bomber Command over the three years between 1939 & 1942, to the arrival of "Bomber" Harris. From the first attack on 4th September 1939, it is the story of men & machines thrown against hopeless odds, a story of courage & endurance, a story of the nightly effort in the hostile skies over Germany by too few men with too little resource. (Book ref. 8926-02)   £11.00
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