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SKORZENY'S SPECIAL MISSIONS
Written by Otto Skorzeny.
Stock no. 2132337
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Picked out by Hitler to plan and carry out the most daring and dangerous undertakings, this is Colonel Skorzeny's own story. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 221 pages. Base of spine slightly bumped. Bookplate to front endpaper. Light page browning. Slight damage to lower edge of rear endpapers and last few pages - looks like a binding error. Wrapper is rubbed and creased at edges with some nicks and closed tears, slightly marked on rear panel.

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GERMAN STUDENTS' WAR LETTERS
Written by A.F. Weddle.
Stock no. 1318660
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. 375 pages plus 6 page booklist to rear. Letters from University Students of all professions who have been conscripted into the Germany army. Spine and corners bumped, spine worn and browned. Covers grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to contents.

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BLITZKRIEG IN THE WEST THEN AND NOW
Written by Jean Paul Pallud.
Stock no. 1819020
Published by Battle of Britain Prints International Ltd.. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Battle of France and the defeat of one of Europe's greatest armies in 1940. Large format. B/w photos. 640 pages. ISBN: 0900913681. Pictorial dustwrapper is repaired to verso of spine with tape.

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BERLIN THEN AND NOW
Written by Tony Le Tissier.
Stock no. 1819017
Published by Battle Of Britain International Limited. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Berlin story - not only during 1939-45, but also in the years before and after, right up to the re-establishment of the city as the capital of Germany. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos throughout. 472 pages. ISBN: 090091372X. A few scuff marks to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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THE ODER FRONT 1945 VOLUME 2: DOCUMENTS, REPORTS AND PERSONAL ACCOUNTS
Written by A. Stephan Hamilton.
Stock no. 1818909
Published by Helion & Company. Circa 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Oder Front 1945 Volume II breaks new ground in its operational level detail of the German defense of the Oderfront between January-May 1945. Volume II pieces together the various orders, directives, and command guidance issued by the Führer, OKW, OKH and Heeresgruppe Weichsel commanders to examine who drove military decisions and how they shaped Germany’s final defense in the east. Large format. ISBN: 9781907677267. Still in shrinkwrap and includes cardwrap booklet. Shrinkwrap is starting to tear.

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VICHY LAW AND THE HOLOCAUST IN FRANCE
Written by Richard H. Weisberg.
Stock no. 1818906
Published by New York University Press. 1998. Fine condition.

Raising fundamental and disturbing questions about the ease with which democratic legal systems can be subverted. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 0814793029. Second printing.

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THE UNFREE FRENCH: LIFE UNDER THE OCCUPATION
Written by Richard Vinen.
Stock no. 1818904
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

How the Occupation seeped into everyone's lives, bringing to life the fear and the moral nightmares of this world - a world emptied of young men, of shortages, desperate compromises, racism and violence. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713994967.

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NAZI POLICY, JEWISH WORKERS, GERMAN KILLERS
Written by Christopher R. Browning.
Stock no. 1818903
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Focusing on controversial issues in current Holocaust scholarship. How did Nazi Jewish policy evolve during the first years of the war? When did the Nazi regime cross the historic watershed from population expulsion and decimation ("ethnic cleansing") to total and systematic extermination? How did Nazi authorities attempt to reconcile policies of expulsion and extermination with the wartime urge to exploit Jewish labour? This work attempts to shed light on these important questions. ISBN: 0521772990. Light scuffing to dustwrapper which is in a protective laminate film attached to verso with clear tape.

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COMBAT AND GENOCIDE ON THE EASTERN FRONT: THE GERMAN INFANTRY'S WAR, 1941-1944
Written by Jeff Rutherford.
Stock no. 1818902
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Cambridge Military Histories series. A study of combat and the occupation policies of three frontline infantry divisions. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w maps, charts & photos. ISBN: 9781107055711. Heavy bump to lower edge of rear board.

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THE LAST DAYS
Written by Steven Spielberg.
Stock no. 1818900
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This book expands upon The Last Days film, a journey tracing the experiences of five courageous Hungarian Holocaust survivors. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 0297824791. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

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HITLER'S WAR DIRECTIVES 1939-1945
Written by H.R. Trevor-Roper.
Stock no. 1818892
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Texts from Walter Hubatsch, Hitlers Weisungen fur die Kriegfuhrung 1939-1945. A series of directives controlling the strategy of the German Armed Forces and, in many cases, giving detailed instructions about the way in which it was to be put into practice. A unique insight both into Hitler's own view of the war and also into the astonishing personal control which he excercised over the German war effort. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps. Boards clean. Text block browned. Endpapers browned. Blue dustwrapper is scuffed and foxed to verso.

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ODESSA, 1941-1944: A CASE STUDY OF SOVIET TERRITORY UNDER FOREIGN RULE
Written by Alexander Dallin.
Stock no. 1818890
Published by The Center For Romanian Studies. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

originally prepared as a Rand Corporation report, this book is a comprehensive study of the Romanian administration in Odessa and Transnistria. Black boards, gilt titles. White ribbon page marker. ISBN: 9739839118. Corners lightly bumped. White dustwrapper is lightly creased at corners.

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