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THE WARS OF THE BRUCES: SCOTLAND, ENGLAND AND IRELAND 1306-1328
Written by Colm McNamee.
Stock no. 1818386
Published by Tuckwell Press. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A very readable narrative of a momentous episode in British history. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1862320225. Reprint. A few minor marks to text block. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed to rear panel.
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CENTENARY HISTORY OF THE ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS 1898-1998
Written by John S.G. Blair.
Stock no. 1818385
Published by Scottish Academic Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Royal Army Medical Corps throughout its first century as a Corps of the British Army. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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BETWEEN GENIUS AND GENOCIDE: THE TRAGEDY OF FRITZ HABER, FATHER OF CHEMICAL WARFARE
Written by Daniel Charles.
Stock no. 1818384
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The first man to fix nitrogen from the air, which led to mass production of agricultural fertilisers; winner of the Nobel Prize; the creator of chemical warfare; a German patriot destroyed by the Nazis... Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0224064444.
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MYSTERY SHIPS (TRAPPING THE "U" BOAT)
Written by Alfred Noyes.
Stock no. 1818383
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth boards, black titles. 181 pages. Cloth spine split along front edges and also to lower half of title to spine. Boards a little marked and stained. Front joint split at bottom but still tight. A few marks to contents.
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1812 NAPOLEON IN MOSCOW
Written by Paul Britten Austin.
Stock no. 1818382
Published by Greenhill Books; Stackpole Books. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 264 pages. ISBN: 1853671959.
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THREE VICTORIES AND A DEFEAT: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE FIRST BRITISH EMPIRE 1714-1783
Written by Brendan Simms.
Stock no. 1818381
Published by Basic Books. 1st USA 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The dramatic story of the rise and decline of British eighteenth century imperial power. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and illustrations. xvii and 802 pages including index. American Edition. ISBN: 9780465013326. Spine concave from binding process. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby.
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THE MODEL OCCUPATION: THE CHANNEL ISLANDS UNDER GERMAN RULE 1940-1945
Written by Madeleine Bunting.
Stock no. 1818380
Published by Harper Collins. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002552426. 3rd printing.
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TORPEDOES AND TORPEDO-VESSELS
Written by G.E. Armstrong. Illustrated by Chevalier De Martino.
Stock no. 1818379
Published by George Bell & Sons. 2nd 1901. Good condition.

A Royal Navy Handbook. Second Edition, revised. Giving the reader an elementary knowledge of the most modern development of naval warfare, namely, the science of torpedoes. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. xvi and 306 pages including index. Spine heavily mottled and mottling also to sides. '10/6' written in blue ink to front pastedown. Front joint starting to crack. Spine cocked. One or two hinges pulled. Endpapers browned.
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SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS: THE MARTIAL SPIRIT IN AMERICA 1775-1865
Written by Marcus Cunliffe.
Stock no. 1818378
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering the period from the Revolution to the Civil War. Red cloth boards, black title block with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 499 pages including index. ISBN: 0413273202. Foxing mainly to text block. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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ROBERT THE BRUCE'S RIVALS: THE COMYNS 1212-1314
Written by Alan Young.
Stock no. 1818377
Published by Tuckwell Press. 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A critical examination of the 'bad press; gained by the Comyns in post-Bruce Scotland. Green boards, gilt title to spine. xii and 244 pages including index. ISBN: 1862320179. Reprint. Green pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
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RIBBENTROP
Written by Michael Bloch.
Stock no. 1818376
Published by Bantam Press. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A vivid portrayal of this tragi-comic and historically neglected figure of Hitler's regime. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 528 pages including index. ISBN: 0593018966. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.
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NORWAY 1940
Written by Francois Kersaudy.
Stock no. 1818375
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1990. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

No episode in the British conduct of the Second World War is more shameful than the story here brilliantly and often excitingly told... Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 000215546X.
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