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A HISTORY OF THE MEDITERRANEAN AIR WAR 1940-1945 VOLUME THREE: TUNISIA AND THE END IN AFRICA NOVEMBER 1942-MAY 1943
Written by Christopher Shores; Giovani Massimello; Russell Guest; Frank Olynyk; Winfried Bock.
Stock no. 1817930
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The background to the first major Anglo-American venture - Operation Torch, the invasion of French North Africa. Green pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 680 pages. ISBN: 9781910690000. Light creasing to dustwrapper.
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ARMOUR CAMOUFLAGE & MARKINGS NORTH AFRICA 1940-1943
Written by George R. Bradford.
Stock no. 1817919
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The camouflage and markings of the armoured vehicles that fought in North Africa from the first Italian campaigns and the German advance on El Alamein to the final Allied victories which drove the Axis forces into the sea. Oblong format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations & b/w photos. ISBN: 0853682097. Heavy browning to text block and margins of prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned, faded to spine and has a small nick to top rear corners.
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UNIFORMS, ORGANIZATION AND HISTORY OF THE AFRIKAKORPS
Written by Roger James Bender; Richard D. Law.
Stock no. 1817896
Published by R. James Bender. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

Matt boards. B/w photos and a few colour illustrations. 256 pages. ISBN: 0912138092. Spine faded, small pin size marks to top corner of front board. Contents clean.
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IRON HULLS IRON HEARTS: MUSSOLINI'S ELITE ARMOURED DIVISIONS IN NORTH AFRICA
Written by Ian W. Walker.
Stock no. 1817849
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The role of Mussolini's three elite armoured divisions and the crucial part they played in Rommel's campaign between 1940 and 1943. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 1861266464. Light browning to text block. Light rubbing to edge of dustwrapper.
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FOCKE-WULF FW 190 IN NORTH AFRICA
Written by Andrew Arthy; Morten Jessen. Illustrated by Claes Sundin.
Stock no. 2131524
Published by Classic. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown/orange boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1903223458. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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RORKE'S DRIFT AND ISANDLWANA
Written by Ian F.W. Beckett.
Stock no. 2131427
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2019. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with green title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780198794127. 2nd impression. Damp to first few pages of book - some transfer from green endpaper to page edges of a few pages. Marks to a few pages. Wrinkling from damp. Wrapper also has damp mark to front panel; wrinkled.
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THE ASSASSINATION OF KING SHAKA ZULU HISTORY'S DRAMATIC MOMENT
Written by John Laband.
Stock no. 2131026
Published by Jonathan Ball Publishers. 1st SOUTH AFRICA 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781868428076.
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THE MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO
Written by J.H. Patterson.
Stock no. 2131020
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1935. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The author's big game shooting in Africa. The Cottage Library. Cream boards with gilt title to spine. Spine is bumped and browned. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is worn at edges, with chips and nicks at corners.
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BIRDS OF KENYA & NORTHERN TANZANIA (HELM FIELD GUIDES)
Written by Dale A. Zimmerman; Donald A. Turner; David J. Pearson.
Stock no. 1817598
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

Over 1,100 species covered, 124 colour plates plus line drawings, over 800 distribution maps, comprehensive, succinct and informative text for easy field use. Cardwraps. 576 pages including index. ISBN: 0713650796. Covers browned, text block a little grubby. Rear cover has a light diagonal crease. Contents clean.
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BIRDS OF WEST CENTRAL AND WESTERN AFRICA (AFRICAN HANDBOOK OF BIRDS SERIES THREE)
Written by C.W. Mackworth-Praed; C.H.B. Grant.
Stock no. 1817596
Published by Longman. 1981. Very good condition.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Two volumes. 93 colour plates and b/w line drawings. Reprint. Spines faded but gilt titles bright. A few marks to boards. Text blocks grubby and with foxing. Plates browned/foxed at edges and one or two foxspots to margins of contents.
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HONEY.. HONEY...LION!
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130704
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. Circa 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A Story From Africa. American edition. ISBN: 0399244638. 2nd printing. Some light browning at edges of wrapper.
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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA (9 VOLUMES)
Written by Stanley Cramp. Illustrated by Paul Barruel; Robert Gillmor; Peter Hayman; Peter Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2130562
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. Taking account of the great advances made in ornithological knowledge in recent years. A detailed and authoritative work. Large format. Volumes 1-3 are reprints, 4-9 are 1st editions. Spotting to covers of a few volumes. Marks to outer page edges, with some foxing. Wrapper spines are faded. Volume 3 wrapper is also price-cut.
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