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THE HOLOCAUST THE JEWISH TRAGEDY (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Martin Gilbert.
Stock no. 2133596
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Dark purple cloths with gilt titles to spines and decorations to covers. B/w photos. Tiny mark to bottom of spine on one volume. Slip case is better than very good - a few light marks.

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ORDER OF BATTLE: GERMAN INFANTRY IN WWII
Written by Chris Bishop.
Stock no. 1820019
Published by Amber Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Divided by campaign, the book includes colourful tree diagrams of the infantry element of every German corps from the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the fall of the Third Reich in 1945. A detailed, authoritative guide ot the organization of Germany's infantry divisions in World War II. Pictorial glazed boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour maps. ISBN: 9781905704859. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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WAFFEN-SS: ITS UNIFORMS, INSIGNIA AND EQUIPMENT 1938-1945
Written by D.S.V. Fosten; R.J. Marrion.
Stock no. 1820017
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A profusely illustrated record of the SS-VT and Waffen-SS over the years 1938-1945, covering history, organisation, units, uniforms, insignia and equipment. 16 colour illustrations, b/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 085524030X. Text block lightly browned. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned and grubby, covered previously in clear stick-back laminate.

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THE SMELL OF HUMANS
Written by Erno Szep; John Batki; Dezso Tandori.
Stock no. 2133431
Published by Central European University Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Memoir of the Holocaust in Hungary in 1944. Describing in precise detail a series of events along progressively grosser stages of infamy. Translated by Batki with an introductory essay by Tandori. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 173 pages. ISBN: 1858660149. Rear panel of wrapper scuffed.

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HITLER'S WAR AIMS
Written by Norman Rich.
Stock no. 2133428
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1973. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ideology, the Nazi State and the Course of Expansion. The spread of the Nazis is traced in detail from the annexation of Austria to Hitler's attack on Russia and declaration of war against the United States. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 352 pages includes index. ISBN: 0233964762. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Pages very lightly browned. Wrapper is slightly sunned to spine, lightly browned and rubbed at edges with small pink stain on verso.

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GERMAN STRATEGY AGAINST RUSSIA 1939-1941
Written by B.A. Leach.
Stock no. 2133426
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In this book the role of the military leaders is critically examined, and the post-war claims of the German generals that they had tried to dissuade Hitler from repeating Napoleon's error are reassessed in the light of contemporary records and war diaries. Black boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w photos and maps. 308 pages includes index. ISBN: 0198214952. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Very pale foxing to edge of textblock, contents clean. Wrapper slightly browned with scuffs on rear panel.

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HITLER'S DECISION TO INVADE RUSSIA 1941
Written by Robert Cecil.
Stock no. 2133424
Published by Davis-Poynter. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fourth volume in the series The Politics and Strategy of the Second World War. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages includes index. ISBN: 0706701828. Spine slightly bumped. Pictorial wrapper has a couple of small edge creases.

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THE BRITISH CHANNEL ISLANDS UNDER GERMAN OCCUPATION 1940-1945
Written by Paul Sanders.
Stock no. 2133421
Published by Jersey Heritage Trust And Societe Jersaise. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This history gives the social and economic nature of the occupation equal weight to the military aspects as well as detailing the fate of the slave and forced workers brought to the islands by the German occupiers. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 284 pages includes index. ISBN: 0953885836. Spine and top corner of book slightly bumped with small bump to top edge of front cover. Wrapper slightly creased at top edge.

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THE RETREAT: HITLER'S FIRST DEFEAT
Written by Michael Jones.
Stock no. 2133420
Published by John Murray. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of Hitler's first terrible defeat through first-hand witnesses and a powerful narrative. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 328 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780719569524. Base of spine slightly bumped. Contents fine.

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THE DENTIST OF AUSCHWITZ: A MEMOIR
Written by Benjamin Jacobs.
Stock no. 1819915
Published by University Press of Kentucky. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of Berek Jakubowicz (now Benjamin Jacobs), a Jewish dental student who in 1941 was deported from his Polish village to a Nazi labor camp and remained a prisoner of the Reich until the last days of the war. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0813118735. Dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE MAN WHO HIT THE SCHARNHORST: THE ORDEAL OF LEADING-SEAMAN NICK CARTER
Written by John Austin; Nick Carter.
Stock no. 1819887
Published by Seeley Service & Co.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of one man's amazing courage and endurance and the story of his battle to gain recognition for the truth. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854220119. Light bumping to base of spine and lower corners. Text block browned and a little grubby. Free front endpaper slightly grubby (fingermarks). Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears and lightly faded to spine.

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POLITICAL LEADERS OF THE NSDAP
Written by L. Milner.
Stock no. 1819739
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An English translation from the 1943 edition of 'Organisationsbuch der NSDAP' covering in full detail the sections on uniforms, insignia and organization. B/w and colour illustrations. 72 pages. ISBN: 0855240725. Spine lightly browned. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and a little grubby.

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