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A HISTORY OF THE BRITISH CAVALRY 1816-1919 VOLUME 6: 1914-1918 MESOPOTAMIA
Written by The Marquess Of Anglesey.
Stock no. 1815541
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. xxii and 198 pages including index. ISBN: 0850524334.

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CONDUCT UNBECOMING: THE STORY OF THE MURDER OF CANADIAN PRISONERS OF WAR IN NORMANDY
Written by Howard Margolian.
Stock no. 1815540
Published by University Of Toronto Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The full story of this sad chapter in Canadian history told in gripping and moving detail. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. A few b/w plates. ISBN: 0802042139. SIGNED by the author to title page (no dedication).

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IWO JIMA
Written by Eric Hammel.
Stock no. 1815539
Published by Zenith Press. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

D-day, February 19, 1945... A full load of Marines crowds an amtrac as it heads towards the beach from the LST that carried it to Iwo Jima. Mount Suribachi looms menacingly before them... Large format. Black boards, title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780760325209.

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GO TO YOUR GOD LIKE A SOLDIER
Written by Ian Knight.
Stock no. 1815538
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The British Soldier Fighting for Empire, 1837-1902. Insight into the world of the Victorian soldier. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 260 pages. ISBN: 1853672378.

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ZULU VICTORY: THE EPIC OF ISANDLWANA AND THE COVER-UP
Written by Ron Lock; Peter Quantrill.
Stock no. 1815537
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The full story of the battle of Isandlwana and the British cover-up of defeat, exhaustively researched from contemporary records and surviving Zulu testimonies, illustrated with maps, portraits of the soldiers and panoramic photographs of the terrain. Navy blue boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 1853675059.

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ZULU VANQUISHED: THE DESTRUCTION OF THE ZULU KINGDOM
Written by Ron Lock; Peter Quantrill.
Stock no. 1815536
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of the wider Anglo-Zulu War of 1879. Twenty-four pages of plates with colour & b/w photos and nine maps. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 1853676608.

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CAEN CONTROVERSY: THE BATTLE FOR SWORD BEACH 1944
Written by Andrew Stewart.
Stock no. 1815535
Published by Helion & Company. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The significant element of the wider D-Day operation and a narrative account of the operations conducted by 3 British Infantry Division. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos, colour maps. ISBN: 9781909982123.

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CHALLENGE OF BATTLE: THE REAL STORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY IN 1914
Written by Adrian Gilbert.
Stock no. 1815534
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An authoritative and well-paced campaign narrative, re-evaluating the Army's leadership, organization and tactics. The problems faced by commanders, grappling with the brutal realities of 20th century warfare, and how the British infantry's famed marksmanship has to be set against the inexperience and tactical shortcomings of the BEF as a whole. Black cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 9781849088596.

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U-BOATS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN 1941-1944
Written by Lawrence Paterson.
Stock no. 1815533
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A unique account of a unique campaign, shedding new light on a neglected aspect of the U-boat war. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781861762900.

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THE DANDY BOOK 1960
No author listed.
Stock no. 2124255
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1960. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards. Front cover shows Korky using a padlocked letterbox to keep his food safe from the mice. 125 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of chips to corners. Names in pencil/ink to belongs to box.

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THE DANDY BOOK 1961
No author listed.
Stock no. 2124254
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition.

Black pictorial boards showing 3 sets of Korky balancing an egg on his nose. Top and bottom 1" of spine; laminate is chipping/peeling. NOT inscribed. Page edge browning.

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GIRL ANNUAL No. 6
Written by Marcus Morris.
Stock no. 2124253
Published by Hulton Press Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, red pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 173 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping along cover edges. Inscription in ink to belongs to page. Foxing to outer page edges.

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