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THE FRONTIER ABLAZE: THE NORTH WEST FRONTIER RISING 1897-98
Written by Michael Barthorp. Illustrated by Douglas N. Anderson.
Stock no. 1820862
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour Plates. B/w photos. 128 pages. An account of the operations of the Tochi, Malakand, Buner, Mohmand and Tirah Field Forces. ISBN: 1859150233. Foxing to pastedowns hidden under flaps of dustwrapper. Foxing to verso of dustwrapper.

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THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ARMS & WEAPONS
Written by Leonid Tarassuk; Claude Blair.
Stock no. 1820712
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st UK 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This book's coverage is world wide and so includes the arms and armament of the Orient as well as those of Europe and America. The chronological span stretches from prehistoric and classical times to the present day. Red cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0713415959. Text block browned with some foxing. Endpapers browned. A few light scattered foxspots. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and is foxed to the verso.

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FORTRESS BRITAIN: ARTILLERY FORTIFICATION IN THE BRITISH ISLES AND IRELAND
Written by Andrew Saunders.
Stock no. 1820054
Published by Beaufort Publishing Ltd. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A complete survey of British artillery fortifications, utilizing modern historical and archaeological findings. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations, plans. ISBN: 1855120003. Minor mark to front board. Binding error to rear pastedown and loss to rear endpaper lower corner (minor defects). Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners.

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MOVING THE GUNS: THE MECHANISATION OF THE ROYAL ARTILLERY 1854-1939
Written by Philip Ventham; David Fletcher.
Stock no. 1819797
Published by HMSO. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

Chronicling the story of the mechanisation of the Royal Artillery, following the technical development of the means to move guns in warfare from early experiments through to the beginning of the Second World War. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0112904777. Previous owner's name label to inside front cover.

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CRIMEAN UNIFORMS 2. BRITISH ARTILLERY
Written by Robert Wilkinson-Latham.
Stock no. 1819617
Published by Historical Research Unit. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Colour double page spread of officers and men in various orders of dress. ISBN: 090162117X. Light browning to endpapers and text block. White pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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THE M 16
Written by Jean Huon.
Stock no. 1816874
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The world's most famous assault rifle. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 1862272719. A few minor scuff marks to dustwrapper.

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THE AMERICAN ARSENAL
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1816067
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The World War II Official Standard Ordnance Catalog of Small Arms, Tanks, Armored Cars, Artillery, Antiaircraft Guns, Ammunition, Grenades, Mines, Etcetera. Introduction by Ian V. Hogg. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 1853672548.

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IMPACT: THE HISTORY OF GERMANY'S V-WEAPONS IN WORLD WAR II
Written by Benjamin King; Timothy J. Kutta.
Stock no. 1814315
Published by Spellmount Publishers. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An in-depth account of Hitler's V-Weapons, the devastation they caused, and the massive allied countermeasures taken to destroy them. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 1862270244. Blue dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.

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THE GUNNERS OF AUGUST 1914 BAPTISM OF FIRE
Written by John Hutton.
Stock no. 2123350
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Published in association with Firepower - The Royal Artillery Museum. B/w maps and photos. ISBN: 9781473823723.

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CRIMEAN UNIFORMS 2. BRITISH ARTILLERY
Written by Robert Wilkinson-Latham.
Stock no. 1712575
Published by Historical Research Unit. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Colour double page spread of officers and men in various orders of dress. ISBN: 090162117X. Wrapper grubby.

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THE ROYAL ARTILLERY
Written by W.Y. Carman. Illustrated by Michael Roffe.
Stock no. 1605332
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1973. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. Men At Arms series. 40 pages. B/w photos and colour illustrations. ISBN: 085045140X. Covers unevenly browned.

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