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SPITFIRE FLYING LEGEND
Written by John Dibbs; Tony Holmes.
Stock no. 2126923
Published by Osprey Aerospace. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New edition. Foreword by Air Commodore Alan Deere. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. 60th Anniversary 1936-96. ISBN: 1841350125.

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JANE'S POCKET GUIDE FIGHTERS OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Tony Holmes.
Stock no. 2126850
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Small oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0004722213.

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A STAFF OFFICER'S SCRAP-BOOK DURING THE RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Ian Hamilton.
Stock no. 2126552
Published by Edward Arnold. 1905. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. With Illustrations, Maps and Plans. Spines are browned, with some scuffing. Chipping to cloth along edges. Corners are bumped. Bookplates to front pastedowns. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Some page creasing. Some tears to fold-out maps. Pencil annotation.

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THE NAPOLEONIC SOURCE BOOK
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite.
Stock no. 2126547
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A detailed historical section plus a comprehensive list of all the battles, together with details of the numerous treaties and conventions. The weaponry and tactics employed. The medical services, the organisation, composition and uniforms of more than 50 countries which fought. Some 40 detailed biographies of the leading military and naval figures. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0853689695. Bumping to spine. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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WELLINGTON'S MASTERPIECE THE BATTLE AND CAMPAIGN OF SALAMANCA
Written by J.P. Lawford; Peter Young.
Stock no. 2126466
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0049400371. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears; minimal loss.

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THE SOURCE BOOK OF THE R.A.F.
Written by Ken Delve.
Stock no. 2126458
Published by Airlife. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dealing comprehensively with all abbreviations used in primary sources and giving an in-depth guide to the RAF Order of Battle. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 308 pages. ISBN: 1853104515. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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ALLENBY'S WAR: THE PALESTINE-ARABIAN CAMPAIGNS 1916-1918
Written by David L. Bullock.
Stock no. 1816394
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Palestine and Arabian campaigns of 1916-18 and the background of the preceding 1914-15 period. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713718692. Dustwrapper spine lightly faded.

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LAWRENCE IN ARABIA: WAR, DECEIT, IMPERIAL FOLLY AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST
Written by Scott Anderson.
Stock no. 1816393
Published by Atlantic Books. Circa 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the most epic and consequential periods of the twentieth century. Black boards, red title to spine. Red endpapers. B/w plates. ISBN: 9781782391999. 4th printing. A few bumps to board edges.

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THE GREAT WAR FOR CIVILISATION: THE CONQUEST OF THE MIDDLE EAST
Written by Robert Fisk.
Stock no. 1816392
Published by Fourth Estate. Circa 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An epic story of tragedy and betrayal in the Middle East. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 184115007X. 3rd printing. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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LAWRENCE OF ARABIA - A BIOGRAPHICAL ENQUIRY
Written by Richard Aldington.
Stock no. 1816388
Published by Collins. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w plates. Black boards, gilt title to spine. A controversial biography. A few minor foxspots present. Red dustwrapper is a little grubby and slightly faded to spine.

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THE MINT
Written by T.E. Lawrence.
Stock no. 1816387
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1955. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

10 x 7.5 ins. Blue cloth. A day-book of the RAF Depot between August & December 1922 with later notes by 352087 A/C Ross. A few minor foxspots. Pale blue dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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T.E. LAWRENCE AN ARAB VIEW
Written by Suleiman Mousa.
Stock no. 1816386
Published by Oxford University Press. 1967. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Mousa, the author of several books in Arabic and works in the Press and Information Department in Amman, wrote this book after a study of the literature on T.E. Lawrence had convinced him that although there were books written to praise Lawrence and others to discredit him, all of them exaggerated his part in the Arab Revolt and failed to do justice to the Arabs themselves. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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