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SOE
Written by M.R.D. Foot.
Stock no. 1320014
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Nearly fine condition.

An Outline of History of the Special Operations Executive 1940-1946. Grey cloth, blocked design. Silver maps to endpapers 'Europe under German Domination early December 1942'. B/w photos. xix and 360 pages including index. Minimal bumping to spine and rubbing at corners. Slipcase is lightly marked and worn at inner corners of opening, one corner is bumped.

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UNDERTONES OF WAR
Written by Edmund Blunden; Jon Stallworthy. Illustrated by Paul Nash; et al..
Stock no. 1820946
Published by Folio Society. 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Stallworthy. Dramatic olive-green and black pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Third printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition (a few scuffs).

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MEMOIRS OF AN INFANTRY OFFICER
Written by Siegfried Sassoon. Illustrated by Lynton Lamb.
Stock no. 1820939
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1974. Slightly better than very good condition.

Decorated brown cloth. B/w illustrations. Top edge brown. An almost fine copy (gilt title is fading) contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly faded at edges.

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THE BOEING 707 720 AND C-135
Written by Tony Pither.
Stock no. 1820923
Published by Air-Britain (historians) Ltd.. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Large, heavy format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos. 488 pages. ISBN: 085130236X. Corners lightly bumped. Light crinkling to the top margin of colour pages.

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CADOGAN'S CRIMEA
Written by Somerset J. Gough Calthorpe. Illustrated by George Cadogan.
Stock no. 1820889
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st thus 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Red endpapers. Colour illustrations & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0241102324. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE ARMY OF FREDERICK THE GREAT
Written by Christopher Duffy.
Stock no. 1820888
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Historic Armies and Navies series. Black cloth boards, gilt title to front. B/w illustrations and maps. ISBN: 0715363832. Light browning and minor foxing to top edge of text block. A few minor foxspots mainly to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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RING OF STEEL: GERMANY AND AUSTRIA-HUNGARY IN WORLD WAR I
Written by Alexander Watson.
Stock no. 1820887
Published by Basic Books. 1st USA 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Retelling of the war from the perspectives of its instigators and losers, the Germans and Austro-Hungarians. A story of not just their leaders in Berlin and Vienna, but above all of the people. Black paper spine with silver title, red paper boards. B/w illustrations. xv plus maps plus 787 pages including index. ISBN: 9780465018727.

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NAPOLEON'S CAVALRY AND ITS LEADERS
Written by David Johnson.
Stock no. 1820886
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating account of the most remarkable cavalry force in history, illuminating the characters of its soldiers, their leaders, the reasons for its triumphs, and the facts of its destruction. Dark plum boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713411805. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME IV
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 1820885
Published by Kaye & Ward. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This volume continues the study of uniforms worn by the Cavalry up to the Napoleonic wars, and surveys the Artillery, Engineers, Pioneers, the many ephemeral Emigre Corps, the Highland Fencibles and the Hanoverian Army. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 197 pages plus index. ISBN: 0718202031. Top of spine lightly bumped. Lower corner to rear board bumped. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly faded to edges.

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GERMAN ARMY UNIFORMS AND INSIGNIA 1933-1945
Written by Brian L. Davis.
Stock no. 1820883
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 2nd 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Full photographic evidence to cover in detail every aspect of the military uniforms, insignia, and accoutrements of the German Army during the Third Reich. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Second, Revised Edition. ISBN: 085368068X. Endpapers lightly browned. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and has a minor closed tear to lower front edge.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME V
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 1820882
Published by Kaye & Ward. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This volume covers not only the Napoleonic wars but also the strife between Canada and America concentrating on the Regular Infantry and of Volunteer and Militia units at home and abroad. There is a large section on Canada. Three colour plates and many b/w illustrations. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. 184 pages includes index. ISBN: 071820204X. Top of spine bumped and corresponding light crease to inside corners of contents. Some foxing present mainly to gutter edges also plate margins. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and lightly creased at top edge.

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THE UNITED STATES CAVALRY: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Gregory J.W. Urwin. Illustrated by Ernest Lisle Reedstrom.
Stock no. 1820881
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713712198. Endpapers lightly browned. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is neatly covered with clear laminate.

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