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THE FIGHT FOR MALAYA
Written by R.W. Holder.
Stock no. 1208878
Published by Editions Didier Millet. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill. A gripping chronicle of one man's survival in a period of chaos and deprivation, before the postwar progress of Malaysia towards independence in 1957 and a new era. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 196 pages. ISBN: 9789814217200. SIGNED by author on front endpaper. Top of spine and corners slightly rubbed. Wrapper slightly scuffed on rear panel.
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THE CHILD'S LIVINGSTONE
Written by Mary Entwistle. Illustrated by Ernest Prater.
Stock no. 1507690
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige matt boards with large pictorial onlay and dark titles, 8 x 7.25". Illustrated with 6 colour and 6 b/w full page illustrations, incl. front cover. 32 pages. Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few fox spots to covers and contents. Endpapers browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped and slightly grubby, front panel and spine darkened.
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DAILY LIFE IN ANCIENT ROME
Written by Jerome Carcopino; Henry T. Rowell; E.O. Lorimer.
Stock no. 1609643
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Attractive colour pictorial boards. Colour photos. The People and the City at the Height of the Empire. Contained in burgundy slipcase which has a small area of surface damage on one side panel.
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DAILY LIFE IN ANCIENT ROME
Written by Jerome Carcopino; Henry T. Rowell; E.O. Lorimer.
Stock no. 2123513
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Attractive colour pictorial boards. Colour photos. The People and the City at the Height of the Empire. Contained in a very good slip case with a few marks.
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THE BURNING OF WASHINGTON: THE BRITISH INVASION OF 1814
Written by Anthony S. Pitch.
Stock no. 1814246
Published by Naval Institute Press. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A gripping narrative filled with vivid details. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1557506922. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and slightly creased at top & tail of spine.
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THE MAN WHO CAPTURED WASHINGTON
Written by John McCavitt; Christopher T. George.
Stock no. 1814244
Published by University of Oklahoma Press. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Major General Robert Ross and the War of 1812. Red spine, gilt title. Brown boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780806151649. Corners bumped.
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1812: THE NAVY'S WAR
Written by George C. Daughan.
Stock no. 1814243
Published by Basic Books. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A complete account of how the U.S. Navy rescued the fledgling nation and secured America's future. Grey spine, silver title, blue paper boards. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 9780465020461. 2nd printing. Base of spine bumped. Faint marks to boards. Contents fine. Light rubbing to corners of dustwrapper.
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GETTYSBURG: A TESTING OF COURAGE
Written by Noah Andre Trudeau.
Stock no. 1814242
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Conveying all the drama and heroism in a defining account of this pivotal moment in American history. Red spine with gilt title, mustard boards. B/w maps. ISBN: 0060193638. Gift inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners.
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NINE MONTHS TO GETTYSBURG: STANNARD'S VERMONTERS AND THE REPULSE OF PICKETT'S CHARGE
Written by Howard Coffin.
Stock no. 1814239
Published by The Countryman Press. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth spine, gilt title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. American Civil War. ISBN: 0881504009. Second printing. Corners bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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INTREPID SAILORS: THE LEGACY OF PREBLE'S BOYS AND THE TRIPOLI CAMPAIGN
Written by Chipp Reid.
Stock no. 1814235
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Barbary Wars and the U.S. Navy's campaign to subdue Yusuf Karamanli, the bashaw of Tripoli. Black spine, gilt title, dull yellow sides. ISBN: 9781612511177.
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TO THE WALLS OF DERNE
Written by Chipp Reid.
Stock no. 1814234
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

William Eaton, the Tripoli Coup and the end of the first Barbary War. Black spine with gilt title, beige cloth sides. ISBN: 9781612518138.
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THE BATTERED STARS
Written by Howard Coffin.
Stock no. 1814232
Published by The Countryman Press. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

One State's Civil War Ordeal during Grant's Overland Campaign from the Home Front in Vermont to the Battlefields of Virginia. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0881504874. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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