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  • Coetzee, Frans (Editor), and Shevin-Coetzee, Marilyn (Editor)
    Authority, Identity and the Social History of the Great War

    Edition: First printing

    Providence / Oxford: Berghahn Books, 1995. pp 362; notes, index. Ink owner name else a VG clean and unworn copy.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 47991
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  • GUTTMAN, John
    BALLOON-BUSTING ACES OF WORLD WAR I

    Edition: First printing

    Botley, Oxford: Osprey, 2005. Quarto, card covers, pp 96, illustrations in colour and b&w. Ink owner name at date at front, else fine.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45463
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  • Ralph, Wayne
    Barker VC: William Barker, Canada's Most Decorated War Hero

    Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 1998. Glossy card covers. pp (xii), 308 + plates. Extensive bibliography, index. Ink owner name at front, else fine. William Barker, the great Canadian air ace of WWI, had 50 victories and most of the medals a man could win in air combat.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 44487
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  • Wombell, Paul
    Battle Passchendaele, 1917: evidence of war's rality

    London: Travelling Light, 1981. Brown boards. pp 131. Photos, illustrations, maps. Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48705
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  • BATTLE ROYAL. A History of The Royal Regiment of Canada, 1862-1962 by GOODSPEED, D.J., Major
    GOODSPEED, D.J., Major
    BATTLE ROYAL. A History of The Royal Regiment of Canada, 1862-1962

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Royal Regiment of Canada, 1962. Thick octavo, blue cloth, endpaper maps. (xii), 703 pp + 23 folding maps and one folding chart, plates (one in colour), indexed. Ink name of a member of the regiment on verso of front free endpaper, light yellowing to endpapers, else fine. Dust jacket has rubbing to spine ends and spine folds; nicks and rubbing to edges of panels; good. Fish Creek, Batoche, Boer War, Fleurbaix Sector, the Ypres Salient, St. Julien, Second Ypres, Festubert, Givenchy, Ploegsteert, the Somme, the Souchez Sector, Vimy Ridge, Dieppe, Caen, Moulines, Falaise, Antwerp. Nijmegan. 14 appendices including Roll of Honour, Honours and Awards with mention of Lieut. G.P. Kerr, V.C., and Cpl Colin Barron, V.C. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 41056
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  • CAVE, Nigel
    BEAUMONT HAMEL, NEWFOUNDLAND PARK

    Barnsley, S. Yorkshire, England: Leo Cooper, 2003. Later printing. Card covers. pp (188); photos, maps, index. Ink owner name, soft corner crease, else fine. Part of the Battleground Europe/ Somme series. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 48127
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  • GROVES, P.R.C., Brigadier-General
    BEHIND THE SMOKE SCREEN. With a Preface by Major-General Sir Ernest Swinton.

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Faber, 1934. Black cloth. (xvi), 352 pp. Library discard, with call numers to lower spine, book plate and small ink marks to endpapers, slight evidence of removed pouch at rear; 1/4 inch tear to head of spine; else a VG clean, tight and unworn jacketless copy. Groves was formerly Director of Flying Operations at the Air Ministry and British Air Representative at the Peace Conference following WWI. He issues a warning to Britain to keep her air defenses up.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 19191
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  • Barton, Pter; Peter Doyle; John Vandewalle
    Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War 1914-18

    Edition: First printing

    Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2005. Black boards, endpaper maps. pp 304, index, maps, diagrams, photos (some in colour). Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket. 2 kg

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 47966
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  • Herwig, Holger H. ; Neil Heyman
    Biographical Dictionary of World War I

    Edition: First edition

    Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1982. Blue cloth. pp xiv, 424. Spine a bit concave, book a little leaned, ink private owner name, else a fine, clean and unworn copy. 2 kg parcel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48210
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  • Winchester, Jim
    Biplanes, triplanes and seaplanes. The aviation factfile

    Edition: First Edition

    Hoo, England: Grange Books, 2004. Glossy pictorial boards. pp 256; index, colour and b&w illustrations. Ink owner name at front, else fine. Jacket has a crease to front flap, else fine. 2 kg parcel

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48701
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  • MOYES, Philip
    BOMBER SQUADRONS OF THE R.A.F. and their aircraft

    Edition: First edition.

    London: Macdonald, 1964. Blue cloth. 384 pp. Many photos and illustrations, tables, index. Ink inscription and small name label at front, else fine in very nearly fine price-clipped jacket. "This book presents together for the first time, details of the histories of all the RAF's bomber squadrons formed since the First World War, including those having their beginnings in the RFC or RNAS and those formed from Allied and Dominions personnel during the Second World War. The main section of the book is devoted to concise histories of approximately 180 Bomber Squadrons, giving details of their origins, movements, equipment and memorable achievements, together with illustrations of their aircraft past and present - the 'pick' of a unique collection of…

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    London: Macdonald, 1964. Blue cloth. 384 pp. Many photos and illustrations, tables, index. Ink inscription and small name label at front, else fine in very nearly fine price-clipped jacket. "This book presents together for the first time, details of the histories of all the RAF's bomber squadrons formed since the First World War, including those having their beginnings in the RFC or RNAS and those formed from Allied and Dominions personnel during the Second World War. The main section of the book is devoted to concise histories of approximately 180 Bomber Squadrons, giving details of their origins, movements, equipment and memorable achievements, together with illustrations of their aircraft past and present - the 'pick' of a unique collection of official and private sources by the author over the last two decades. Squadron badges are also shown, their origins explained and full heraldic descriptions given. Altogether this book presents the most complete and detailed account of the RAF's bomber squadrons that has yet been published.." - jacket. 2 kg parcel

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 50491
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  • Van Emden, Richard
    Boy Soldiers of the Great War: Their Own Stories for the First Time

    Edition: First printing

    London: Headline Book Publishing, 2005. Black cloth. pp 340 + plates; index. Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket. "In this groundbreaking book, Richard van Emeen reveals his evidence that more than a quarter of a million British boys fougnt on the Western Front, and that girls also played a role close to the firing line, as volunteer nurses. In Boy Soldiers of the Great War their stories of sacrifice & heroism are told for the first time, through the use of hitherto unpublished diaries & letters and the personal testimonies of the last survivors." - jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48240
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  • COLLIER, Basil
    BRASSHAT: a biography of Field-Marshal Sir Henry Wilson

    Edition: First printing

    London: Secker & Warburg, 1961. Maroon boards. pp 362 + plates; index. Ink owner name, else fine in very nearly fine jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48171
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  • GUTTMAN, John
    BRISTOL F 2 FIGHTER ACES OF WORLD WAR I

    Edition: First printing

    Botley, Oxford: Osprey, 2007. Quarto, glossy card covers. Colour illustrations, b&w photos. Ink owner name at front, else fine.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43954
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  • GUTTMAN, John
    BRISTOL F 2 FIGHTER ACES OF WORLD WAR I

    Edition: First printing

    Botley, Oxford: Osprey, 2007. Quarto, glossy card covers. Colour illustrations, b&w photos. Fine copy.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43955
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  • Clarke, Dale
    British Artillery 1914-19: Heavy Artillery

    Edition: First printing

    Botley, Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2005. Glossy card covers. pp 48; illustrations, some in colour, index, Ink owner name, else fine. New Vanguard 105. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 48268
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  • REVELL, Alex
    BRITISH FIGHTER UNITS WESTERN FRONT 1914-16

    Wellingborough, England: Osprey, 2002. 25th anniversary facsimile reprint of the 1978 edition. Quarto, card covers, pp 48 + ads. Colour illustrations, b&w photos. Osprey Airwar 14. Tidy ink owner name at front, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44483
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  • REVELL, Alex
    BRITISH FIGHTER UNITS WESTERN FRONT 1917-18

    Wellingborough, England: Osprey, 2002. 25th anniversary facsimile reprint of the 1978 edition. Quarto, card covers, pp 48 + ads. Colour illustrations, b&w photos. Osprey Airwar 18. Tidy ink owner name at front, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44482
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  • Griffith, Paddy, editor
    British Fighting Methods in the Great War

    London: Frank Cass, 1998. Second printing. Black boards. pp 191, bibliography, index. Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket. "A collection of modern writings by leading experts on the war on the Western Front. Whereas much attention has been given to strategic or politcal matters, these essays highlight tactical issues. They show that the British high command could boast more achievements in tactics than is usually presumed." - jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 47945
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  • BROWN ON RESOLUTION (proof copy) by FORESTER, C.S.
    FORESTER, C.S.
    BROWN ON RESOLUTION (proof copy)

    Edition: First printing

    London: John Lane, 1929. ADVANCE PROOF COPY. Octavo, orange cloth with "Advance Proof" printed in black on front cover, "Forester" hand-lettered on spine. (viii), 272 pp + (8) pp ads. Light foxing to page edges and text; minor cover soiling; tiny hole to cloth at front hinge; a very good, clean, tight & unworn copy otherwise. Ordinary copies of the first edition are rather scarce these days, and this unusual proof format is rare. The US edition, also 1929, was titled SINGLE-HANDED. A WWI novel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 492
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