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THE LI DYNASTY HONG KONG ARISTOCRATS
Written by Frank Ching.
Stock no. 2120781
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd impression 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0195909046. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Couple of grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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FROM DOMESTIC MANUFACTURE TO INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
Written by Herbert Kisch.
Stock no. 1208276
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Case of the Rhineland Textile Districts. An economic, historical, and sociological examination of rural textile industries in the Lower Rhineland beginning in the 16th century and culminating with the age of factory organisation in the early 1800s. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 341 pages includes index. ISBN: 0195051114. Spine bumped, a few light marks to rear cover. Else a fine copy in slightly browned wrapper.
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DUEL FOR THE NORTHLAND
Written by Kurt Singer.
Stock no. 1208238
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

The War of Enemy Agents in Scandinavia. A book on political, military, naval and economic espionage. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 192 pages. Spine bumped. Covers slightly marked. All plates present. Contents clean.
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THE GENERAL CHARLES DE GAULLE AND THE FRANCE HE SAVED
Written by Jonathan Fenby.
Stock no. 2120698
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1ST 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 9781847373922. SIGNED by author to title page. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and some grubby marks.
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THE SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA
Written by Thomas Pakenham.
Stock no. 2120378
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Covers the period 1876 to 1912. ISBN: 0297811304. Fading to cover and wrapper edges. Edge creasing also to wrapper.
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BLOOD ON THE PAINTED MOUNTAIN ZULU VICTORY AND DEFEAT HLOBANE AND KAMBULA 1879
Written by Ron Lock.
Stock no. 2120376
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Dramatic victory and defeat in the Anglo-Zulu War. Exploring the central role of the Colonial horsemen. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853672017. Light bumping and browning to spine. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.
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ZERSTORER THE MESSERSCHMITT 110 AND ITS UNITS IN 1940
Written by John J. Vasco; Peter D. Cornwell.
Stock no. 2120218
Published by Jac Publications. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951573721. Light bumping to top and tail of spine.
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MALTA: THE SPITFIRE YEAR 1942
Written by Christopher Shores; Brian Cull; Nicola Malizia.
Stock no. 1607879
Published by Grub Street. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 094881716X. Wrapper is faded to spine and a little rubbed at edges. Contents near fine.
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THE AUSTRALIA BOOK
Written by Eve Pownall. Illustrated by Margaret Senior.
Stock no. 1315206
Published by House Of John Sands. 1st Australian Almost very good condition.

Very large format (14" x 10"). Red spine, pictorial boards. Colour text illustrations throughout. A chronicle of Australian history, simply told. Spine and corners slightly worn. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Some foxing to covers. Old tape mark to top edge of front pastedown.
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THE MISSISSIPPI STEAMBOAT ERA IN HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS NATCHEZ TO NEW ORLEANS 1870-1920
Written by Joan W. Gandy; Thomas H. Gandy.
Stock no. 2118554
Published by Dover Publications Inc.. 1st USA 1987. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0486252604. Some browning to covers.
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STANLEY: SORCERER'S APPRENTICE
Written by Frank McLynn.
Stock no. 2118550
Published by Constable. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Volume of Frank McLynn's biography of Henry Morton Stanley. It covers the years 1877 to 1904. ISBN: 0094702209. Wrapper is edge-chipped with small chip/nick to base of spine, which is also faded.
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THE JAPANESE ARMY 1931-45 (2) 1942-45
Written by Philip Jowett. Illustrated by Stephen Andrews.
Stock no. 2118437
Published by Osprey Publishing. 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Men-at-Arms Series. Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781841763545. Some light wear to covers.
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