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THE SMITHSONIAN BOOK OF FLIGHT
Written by Walter J. Boyne.
Stock no. 2129141
Published by Smithsonian Books; Orion Books. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Blue leatherette spine, gilt title. White cloth with small onlay to front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0895990202.
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GREAT TRAIN CRIMES MURDER AND ROBBERY ON THE RAILWAYS
Written by Jonathan Oates.
Stock no. 2129126
Published by Wharncliffe Books. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781845631123.
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THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR
Written by Alfred H. Burne; Jonathan Sumption.
Stock no. 1817076
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

A Military History. Blue cloth with title to spine and large illustration to front cover. Introduction by Sumption. Colour illustrations and b/w maps. Second printing. Contained in publisher's red slipcase in fine condition.
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THE BLACK DEATH
Written by Philip Ziegler.
Stock no. 1817075
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Dramatic black, red and gold pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Brown endpapers depicting the Spread of the Black Death in Europe. Sixth printing. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is very slightly scuffed.
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THE ART OF WAR
Written by Sun-Tzu; Roger T. Ames.
Stock no. 1317626
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

The longest existing and most widely studied military classic in human history. Translated, with an introduction and commentary, by Roger T. Ames. Black cloth spine with gilt titles. Gold crushed silk covered boards with gilt Chinese calligraphy decorations. Gold endpapers. A few colour photos. 252 pages includes index. A few light scuff marks to slipcase and a small scratch mark to one edge.
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THE ASCENT OF MAN
Written by J. Bronowski; Melvyn Bragg.
Stock no. 1317624
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2012. Fine condition.

New foreword by Melvyn Bragg. Blue cloth spine, gilt title. Blue paper boards with blocked design. Colour & b/w illustrations. xvii and 302 pages. A few very light scuff marks to slipcase.
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TEN DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD
Written by John Reed.
Stock no. 1817027
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

A political classic featuring the Bolshevik Revolution of 7 November 1917. Red pictorial cloth boards, black title to spine, red title to front. Endpapers are maps. B/w photos. Third printing. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is slightly scuffed.
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THE BICYCLE IN WARTIME AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Jim Fitzpatrick.
Stock no. 2129009
Published by Brassey's. 1ST 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1574881574.
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INDIA: A HISTORY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by John Keay.
Stock no. 2128973
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2004. Fine condition.

Large format. Volume I - Red/gold decorated cloth. Volume II - Green/gold decorated cloth. Colour photos. Slip case is better than very good - a few small scuff marks. Books are very snug in slip case.
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THE MIRROR OF THE PAST (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman.
Stock no. 2128962
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

The Calamitous 14th Century and From Troy To Vietnam. Two volumes; A Distant Mirror and The March of Folly. Black cloth with gilt titles to spine and decorations to front. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - a little scuffing and wear at edges.
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A CENTURY OF CONFLICT 1848-1948 (5 VOLUMES)
Written by A.J.P. Taylor.
Stock no. 2128959
Published by Folio Society. 1st Thus 1998. Fine condition.

Contains: The Struggle for Mastery In Europe Volumes I (1848-1878) and II (1878-1914); The First World War and its Aftermath 1914-1919; The Origins of the Second World War 1919-1939 and The Second World War and Its Aftermath 1939-1948. Contained in a very good slip case that has a few marks and some wear.
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INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE
Written by Walter Mattli; Thomas Dietz.
Stock no. 2128931
Published by Oxford University Press. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Contending Theories and Evidence. ISBN: 9780198716723. 3rd printing.
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