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HITLER'S U-BOAT WAR: THE HUNTED 1942-1945
Written by Clay Blair.
Stock no. 2132900
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The concluding volume in the set, covering 1942 to 1945 when the fortunes of the German navy were completely reversed, and it suffered perhaps the most devastating defeat of any of the German forces. Dark boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297840770. Previous owners small white name label stuck to front pastedown.

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LIFE
Written by Keith Richards; James Fox.
Stock no. 2132867
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

With the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics and the songs that roused the world. Over four decades, he lived the original rock and roll life: taking the chances he wanted, speaking his mind, and making it all work in a way that no one before him had ever done. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour & b/w photos. 564 pages. ISBN: 9780297854395. 10th printing. Bumping to spine.

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LES PARISIENNES
Written by Anne Sebba.
Stock no. 1819214
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Circa 2016. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 9780297870975. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.

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COMMANDANT OF AUSCHWITZ
Written by Rudolf Hoess.
Stock no. 2132539
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Rudolf Hoess was Commandant of Auschwitz during the war. Taken prisoner by the British he was ordered to write his autobiography in the weeks between his trial and his execution, this is it. Black boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. 252 pages includes index. Occasional light foxspots else covers and contents clean. Wrapper grubby, rubbed at edges and foxing on verso.

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PARIS! PARIS!
Written by Irwin Shaw. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132491
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297772759. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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OUR FRIENDS BENEATH THE SANDS
Written by Martin C. Windrow.
Stock no. 2132321
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Foreign Legion in France's Colonial Conquests 1870-1935. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 696 pages includes index. ISBN: 0297852131. Wrapper lightly scuffed and edges just very lightly creased.

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THE LAST DAYS
Written by Steven Spielberg.
Stock no. 1818900
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This book expands upon The Last Days film, a journey tracing the experiences of five courageous Hungarian Holocaust survivors. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 0297824791. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

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LAST POST
Written by Max Arthur.
Stock no. 1818765
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Final Word from our First World War Soldiers. Beige paper boards, red title to spine. Endpapers are photographs of WWI scene. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780297846444. Clear plastic protecting dustwrapper stuck to verso with clear tape.

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MERCATOR THE MAN WHO MAPPED THE PLANET
Written by Nicholas Crane.
Stock no. 1818557
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A vivid biography of the man who created the first modern map of the world. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0297646656.

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MUSSOLINI
Written by Denis Mack Smith.
Stock no. 1818371
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1982. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A classic account of Mussolini's life. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0297780050. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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THE GERMAN OFFICER-CORPS IN SOCIETY AND STATE 1650-1945
Written by Karl Demeter.
Stock no. 1818269
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st UK 1965. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of the development of the officer class in Germany from Frederick the Great to the defeat of the Nazis in 1945. Translated from the German by Angus Malcolm. Name (crossed out) and date in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a few tiny closed tears to edges.

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NAZISM AND WAR
Written by Richard Bessel.
Stock no. 1318403
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The rise and fall of the Nazis from their ascent towards power in the 1920s up to the aftermath of the war and the wreckage they left behind. Black boards, silver title to spine. 244 pages. Red endpapers. B/w plates. ISBN: 0297646966. Pencil name and date to front free-endpaper. Pale page edge browning. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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