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URQUHART OF ARNHEM THE LIFE OF MAJOR GENERAL RE URQUHART
Written by John Baynes.
Stock no. 2132648
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author's sympathetic account of Roy Urquhart's life reveals a man who was a born leader, immensely popular and courageous, and whose whole life reflected all that is best in the traditions of service in the British army. B/w photos. ISBN: 0080413188. Bumping to corners. Page edge browning. A couple of page corner creases. Wrapper has some light scuffing and edge-creasing.

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KINGS OF THE KREMLIN
Written by Sol Schulman.
Stock no. 2132444
Published by Brassey's. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Russia and its Leaders from Ivan the Terrible to Boris Yelsin. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 336 pages includes index. ISBN: 1857533615. Base of spine slightly bumped. Top edge of wrapper very slightly creased.

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TALKING WITH THE RED BARON
Written by Peter Kilduff; Manfred Freiherr Von Richthofen.
Stock no. 1818670
Published by Brassey's. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

'Interviews' with Manfred von Richthofen - the famous Red Baron. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 185753381X. Light scuffing to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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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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WORLD WAR ONE BRITISH ARMY
Written by Stephen Bull. Illustrated by Christa Hook.
Stock no. 2125747
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. History of Uniforms. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532708. A few foxspots/browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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ENGLISH CIVIL WAR
Written by Philipp J.C. Elliot-Wright. Illustrated by Christa Hook.
Stock no. 2125467
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of both Royalist and Parliamentarian armies with chapters detailing the development of their uniforms, weapons and equipment. ISBN: 1857532112. Bumping to spine. A few white marks to covers. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little faded to spine, with some edge-creasing.

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BARBARIAN WARRIORS SAXONS, VIKINGS, NORMANS
Written by Dan Shadrake; Susanna Shadrake. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 2125466
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532139. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR 1846-48
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816016
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of both US and Mexican armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment. ISBN: 1857532104. Pictorial dustwrapper spine is slightly faded (from green to blue).

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ROMAN ARMY WARS OF THE EMPIRE
Written by Graham Sumner. Illustrated by Graham Turner.
Stock no. 1816015
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532120. Spine slightly cocked, contents fine.

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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR UNION ARMY
Written by Robin Smith. Illustrated by Chris Collingwood.
Stock no. 1816014
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. The definitive guide to all uniforms worn by the Union Army of the Civil War period from 1861 - 1865. Large format. B/w photos. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1857531744.

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MILITARY AIR TRANSPORT OPERATIONS
Written by Keith Chapman.
Stock no. 1815358
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1989. Almost very good condition.

Brassey's Air Power: Aircraft, Weapons Systems and Technology Series Volume 6. Examining the various categories of fixed and rotary wing operations in terms of principles, requirements, planning factors and techniques. Blue & pink glazed boards. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0080347495. Spine faded, uneven fading to top edge of boards. Slight odour of tobacco present.

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WORLD WAR ONE BRITISH ARMY
Written by Stephen Bull. Illustrated by Christa Hook.
Stock no. 2118295
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. History of Uniforms. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532708. Wrapper spine is faded; some light edge-creasing.

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