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NUREMBURG The Last Battle by David Irving £20. 1996 Hardback. Account of the Nuremburg trials of 1945.
No Passing Glory by Andrew Boyle £4. 1957 Hardback. The full biography of Group Captain Leonard Cheshire VC, DSO, DFC.
Popski’s Private Army by Vladimir Peniakoff £5. 1953 Hardback. The author’s war time
life between 1940-
The Wooden Horse by Eric Williams £2. 1950 Hardback. Account of the famous POW escape. (Two Copies Available)
The Struggle for Europe by Chester Wilmot £3. 1954 Hardback. Account of the post war division of Europe and why it happened.
The Greatest raid of All by CE Lucas Phillips £5. 1959 Hardback. Account of the HMS Campbeltown raid at St Nazaire.
Adolf Hitler by John Toland £3. 1977 Hardback. Complete with some loose pages.
ALAMEIN and the desert war by Montgomery and others, edited by D Jewell £1. 1967 Paperback acount of Alamein et al.
Wing Leader by Group Captain Johnnie Johnson £5. SOLD
French Writing on English Soil Translated by JG Weightman £3. 1945 Hardback. A choice of French writing between 1940 and 1944.
Bugles and a Tiger by John Masters £3. 1957 Hardback. A subalterns life in the Gurkhas
The Colditz Story and The Latter Days by P R Reid £5. 1972 Hardback account of Reid’s Home Run and the years 1942 to 45 at Colditz.
Going to the Wars by John Verney £2. 1957 Hardback. Semi auto-
Great War Speeches of Winston Churchill £2. 1957 Paperback transcript of all the war time speeches of WSC.
Dawn of D-
The Nazis Go Underground by Curt Riess £100. 1945 Hardback. An account of the likely disappearance of leading Nazis at the war’s end.
Kreta, Sieg Der Kuhnsten £125. 1942 Hardback. German language account of the battle for Crete – many photos.
Hitler and Germany by B J Elliott £5. 1968 Paperback.
THE TIMES Atlas of World War II Edited by John Keegan £12. 1989 Hardback atlas of WW2 maps and explanatory text.
The German Navy 1939-
Hess – The missing years 1941-
The Luftwaffe 1939-
Munich – Spirit of a German City £100. War time produced English language hardback with loose leaf picture of Hitler.( two loose pages.)
Verschworung und Verrat um Hitler by Otto Ernst Remer £120. 1993 German language hardback.
Verschwiegene Schuld Die Allierte Besatzungspolitik in Deutschland Nach 1945 by James Bacque £25. German language hardback 1995.
The Great Escape by Paul Brickhill £4. 1952 Hardback edition. An account of the famous tale.
Men Against Tanks by John Weeks £4. SOLD
Patton’s Gap by Maj Gen R Rohmer (2nd Edition) -
Winston Churchill the Years of Achievement by Lewis Broad £50. 1963 Hardback biography of the great man.
The Berlin Diaries 1940-
INFERNO the devastation of Hamburg 1943 by Keith Lowe £8. 2007 Paperback edition.
World War 2 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition by Ivor Matanale £2. Large sumptuous
Arbeits Kommando by Elvet Williams £2. 1975 Hardback account of WW2 escape story after Williams’ capture in Crete.
The story of a world at war – World War 2 by N Cawthorne £1. 2009 Hardback – many good photos.
The Turn of the Tide by Arthur Bryant £2. 1957 Hardback study of the diaries of Viscount
Triumph in the West by Arthur Bryant £2. 1959 Hardback completing the studies of Viscount Alanbrooke’s diaries to 1946 (see 35)
The Battle of Britain by Maureen Hill photos by the Daily Mail £2. 2010 Hardback with fantastic photos.
Old Men Forget the autobiography of Duff Cooper £3. 1953 hardback. An account of Duff Cooper’s life.
Harold MacMillan War Diaries The Mediterranean 1943-
Failure of a Mission – Berlin 1937-
Three Great Sea Stories by P Shankland and others £3. 1968 Hardback account of Malta Convoys and Submarine warfare.
Battleship Sailors by Harry Plevey £4. 2001 Hardback account of HMS Warspite as told by the men who served. WW1 and 2.
Most Secret War by RV Jones £5. 1978 Hardback account of British Scientific Inteligence
Waves of Hate by Tony Bridgland £3. 2002 Hardback account of Naval atrocities in WW2.
Messerschmitts over Sicily by Johannes Steinhoff £4. 2004 Hardback account of Steinhoff’s memoirs in the Luftwaffe.
Killing Ground by Douglas Reeman £1. 1991 Hardback historical novel on the Battle of the Atlantic.
The Battle of Britain Museum Guide as published by the RAF Museum, Hendon – embossed cover £2.
Dive Bomber by Robert Winston £5. 1940 hardback account of a pilot in the USNR.
Churchill His Life and Times by Michael Thomson £4. 1965 Hardback account of the life of WS Churchill.
Fighter Pilot by unknown pilot £10. SOLD
A Bridge too Far by Cornelius Ryan £1. 1974 Paperback tale of the assault and fighting at Arnhem in 1944.
The War Years – Life in Britain 1939-
Seven Men at Daybreak by Alan Burgess £10. 1960 Hardback account with original photos of the assassination of Heydrich.
WORLD WAR II by Ronald Heifferman £2. 1998 Hardback account of the war.
My Father Rudolf Hess by Wolf R Hess £4. 1987 Paperback account of Hess by his son translated from German.
The Rise and Fall of Adolf Hitler by Judith Steeh £5. 1980 Hardback account of AH’s life.
Winston Churchill by Martin Gilbert 3 Hardback Volumes 1939-
Escape From Germany by Aidan Crawley £8. 1956 Hardback account of RAF escapes from German POW camps.
Joseph Goebbels by Viktor Reimann £2. 1976 Paperback account of the man who ‘created Hitler’.
The Man Who Saved London (Michel Hollard DSO and Croix de Guerre) by G Martelli £3. 1961 Hardback account of the fight to destroy the V1 sites.
Manstein Lost Victories by Field Marshall Manstein £12. 1987 Hardback English translation of Manstein’s 1955 memoirs.
GEORGE VI by Sarah Bradford £2. 1989 Hardback look at the life of the wartime King.
The Trail of the Fox – The Life of FM Erwin Rommel by David Irving £5. 1977 Hardback account of Rommel’s life.
Hitler and Stalin Parallel Lives by Alan Bullock £10. 1991 Hardback account of their lives.
Blitzkrieg by Len Deighton £2. 1979 Hardback account of the rise of Hitler to the fall of Dunkirk.
Panzer Leader by General Heinz Guderian £3. 1974 Paperback English translation of Guderian’s 1952 book.
The Battle of Britain by Derek Wood £1. 1990 Hardback account with many photos.
Rommel by Charles Douglas-
The Last Year of the German Army May 1944 – May 1945 by James Lucas £4. 1994 Hardback account of the last year of the war.
Rommel’s Intelligence in the Desert Campaign by Hans-
Hitler by Joachim Fest £8. 1974 Hardback English translation of Fest’s book.
It Never Snows in September – The German View of MARKET GARDEN – Arnhem by Robert Kershaw £8. 1990 Hardback.
Secret Germany – Claus Von Stauffenberg and the Mystical Crusade Against Hitler by Baigent and Leigh £5. 1994 Hardback.
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William Shirer £10. 1969 Paperback of Shirer’s famous book.
The Art of Blitzkrieg by Charles Messenger £5. 1976 Hardback account and explanation of Blitzkrieg.
Descent Into Nightmare – The Third Reich £6. 2004 Hardback by Time Life Books.
Swastika at War by Robert Hunt and Tom Hartman £5. 1975 Hardback photographic account of the war by German photographers.
Hitler The Victory That Nearly Was by Bruce Quarrie £3. 1988 Hardback.
The War Between the Generals by David Irving £2. 1981 Hardback account of infighting at Allied High Command.
The Fringes of Power by John Colville £4. 1985 Hardback Downing Street Diaries 1939-
The Last Assault by Charles Whiting £2. 1994 Hardback Reassessment of the Battle of the Bulge.
Pillar of Fire Dunkirk 1940 by Ronald Atkin £3. 1990 Hardback account of the BEF’s retreat to Dunkirk.
Victory in Normandy by Maj gen D Belchem £2. 1980 detailed look at Overlord and D Day June 1944.
The D – Day Encyclopaedia by D Chandler and others £5. 1994 detailed look at all
aspects of D-
DUNKIRK:Fight to the Last Man by H Sebag-
DUNKIRK The Great Escape by A J Barker £2. 1977 Hardback account of the retreat.
Armoured Firepower by Peter Gudgin £2. 1997 Hardback look at tank armament 1939-
WW2 Armoured Fighting Vehicles by George Forty £10. 1996 hardback look at 39-
SECOND WORLD WAR by Martin Gilbert £20. 1989 Hardback narrative of the war.
Atlas of the Second World War by Peter Young £10. 1973 Hardback book of maps covering all theatres.
The Origins of the Second World War by AJP Taylor £10. 1983 Hardback of Taylor’s original 1961 book.
The Last Battle by Charles Whiting £2. 1989 Hardback of Montgomery’s campaign April-
The Last 100 Days by John Toland £12. 1966 Hardback account of the end of the war.
On The Bloody Road to Berlin Edited by Rogers and Williams £3. 2005 Hardback series
of frontline accounts from both fronts 1944-
Brute Force by John Ellis £5. 1990 Hardback look at Allied Strategy and Tactics in WW2.
The Armed Forces of World War 2 by Andrew Mollo £1. 2001 Paperback detailing uniforms, insignia and organisation of the armies involved.
Enemy Coast Ahead by Guy Gibson (2 copies) £1 for the 1979 paperback and £3 for the 1955 edition.
War Diaries 1939-
TRIBUTE by Alwyn Turner £2. 1995 Hardback salute to the british Forces of WW2.
Great Battles of World War 2 by John Macdonald £7. 1986 Hardback
The Right of the Line by John Terraine £1. 1988 Paperback account of the RAF in the
With Pennants Flying by David Masters £5. 1943 Hardback-
PANZER by Roger Edwards £5. 1989 Hardback look at the revolution in warfare 1939-
German Tanks of WW2 by George Forty £7. 1988 Hardback look at German tanks in action
WW2 Tanks by George Forty £5. 1995 Hardback look at tanks of all nations in WW2.
German Tanks at War by Bob Carruthers £6. 2000 Hardback account of German armour
PANZER by Matthew Cooper and James Lucas £2. 1976 Hardback look at the armoured force of the Third Reich.
FLAMETHROWER by Andrew Wilson £8. 1984 Hardback reprint of Wilson’s 1956 memoir of
the fighting from D-
Only The Enemy in Front by Richard Doherty £15. 1994 Hardback account of the RECCE
Corps at war 1940-
CRUSADER by Richard Humble £15. 1987 Hardback look at the 8th Army’s forgotten victory Nov 41 – Jan 42.
Dilemmas of the Desert War by Michael Carver £2. 1986 Hardback look at the Libyan
The Skys The Limit by J M Spaight £5. 1940 Hardback look at British Airpower as at 1940.
Montgomery of Alamein – El Alamein to the Sangro & Normandy to the Baltic £15. 1973 Hardback reprint of Monty’s 1948 book.
Montgomery in Europe 1943-
Monty’s Greatest Victory by Charles Whiting £2. 2002 Hardback account of the drive for the Baltic April/May 1945. (2 copies)
The Field Marshall’s Revenge by Charles Whiting £2. 2004 Hardback look at Monty’s relationship breakdown with the US.
The Crucible of War – Western Desert 1941 by Barrie Pitt £10. 1980 Hardback account of war in the desert 1941.
The Crucible of War – Year of Alamein 1942 by Barrie Pitt £4. 1982 Hardback look at El alamein 1942.
A Noble Crusade by Richard Doherty £2. 1999 Hardback history of the 8th Army 1941-
Monty’s Marauders by Patrick Delaforce £3. 2000 Hardback history of 4th and 8th Armoured Brigades.
The Desert Rats by Maj Gen G L Verney £3. 1990 Hardback reprint of Verney’s 1954 history of 7th Armoured Division in WW2.
Churchill’s Desert Rats by Patrick Delaforce £1. 1994 Paperback 7th Armoured Divn. Normandy to Berlin.
The North African War by Warren Tute (Foreword by Manfred Rommel) £2. 1976 Hardback.
Desert Rats at War by George Forty £4. 1976 Hardback look at the history of the fighting in N Africa.
Panzer Army Africa by James Lucas £2. 1977 Hardback look at Desert warfare from the German viewpoint. (2 copies)
The World at Arms – Readers Digest look at WW2 £3. 1989 Hardback full account with photos.
Mosquito by C Martin Sharp £25. 1967 Hardback of this much sought after book about the De Havilland Mosquito
The SS Alibi of a Nation by Gerald Reitlinger £2. 1981 Hardback reprint of the 1956 book about the SS from original source material.
Six Armies in Normandy by John Keegan £2. 1992 paperback from D Day to the liberation of Paris.
The Killing Ground by James Lucas £5. 1978 hardback look in detail at the battle of The Falaise Gap August 1944.
Decision in Normandy by Carlo D’Este £3. 1983 hardback story of Montgomery’s and the allied campaign from June 1944.
Churchill his life in Photographs -
Dowding and the Battle of Britain £2 by Robert Wright. 1970 Paperback edition.
DIEPPE August 1942 by Eric Maguire £1. 1974 Paperback account of the infamous assault on Dieppe.
The Ghost Squadron of the Confederate Air Force £25. 1970s Hardback look at 1939-
The Friendly Invasion by Roger Freeman £2. 1992 paperback look at life in Britain when the Yanks were here!!
The First and the Last by Adolf Galland (Foreword by D Bader) £10. 1975 Ppaerback edition of this famous book.
Moon Squadron by Jerrard Tickell £5. 1956 Hardback account of WW2 clandestine RAF missions.
The Order of the SS by Freric Reider £1. 1981 Hardback pictorial look at the SS
Fighter Command 1939-
The Spy Who Loved by Claire Mulley £4. 2012 Hardback account of the life of SOE spy Christine Granville.
Whicker’s War by Alan Whicker £1. 2005 Hardback account of Alan’s WW2 experiences.
The Battle of Flanders 1940 by Ian Hay £2. Official HMSO 1941 history account.
The Thin Blue Line by Charles Graves £3. 1940s Hardback first hand account of the author’s experiences in the wartime RAF.
Troop Leader by Bill Bellamy £3. 2007 paperback first hand account of fighting in NW Europe from June 9 1944.
The Last Enemy by Richard Hillary £3. 1957 paperback copy of Hillary’s RAF escapades
Tail Gunner by Flt.Lt Rivaz £5-
HITLER Born at Versailles by Leon Degrelle £150. 1987 Hardback edition. Volume 1 of Degrelle’s proposed 14 volume tome.
August 1914 by Solzhenitsyn £4. 1974 paperback edition in English.
1915 The Death of Innocence by Lyn McDonald £2. 1993 Hardback account of the battles of 1915 as told by the participants.
Sagitarius Rising by Cecil Lewis £5. 1969 paperback account of Lewis’ flying on the Western Front with the RFC.
The Best of Fragments from France – Cpt Bruce Bairnsfather edited by T and V Holt £3. 1978 Paperback look at the work of Bairnsfather.
The Invasion by William Le Queux £15. 1910 Hardback fictional account of a German invasion of the UK – pre WW1 hysteria!
The Pomp of Power by Laurance Lyon £10. 1923 Hardback political account of WW1. Asquith, Lloyd George, Nivelle, Joffre etc.
First World War by Martin Gilbert £9. 1994 Hardback large volume account of the war with maps etc.
The Great War Generals by Robin Neillands £2. 1998 Hardback look at the war and the generals who fought it.
The Imperial War Museum Book of the First World War £1 by Malcolm Brown. 1991 Hardback covers all aspects.
Forgotten Voices of teh Great War by Max Arthur £1. 2003 paperback first hand account by men who served.
The Last Fighting Tommy by Harry Patch and Richard Van Emden £4. 2009 Hardback account
of Harry’s life 1898-
The Experience of WW1 by J M Winter SOLD.
12 Volumes of The Great World War a History by Gresham Publishing. The 12 volumes
for sale are parts 2, 4, 5, 7, 8,10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 & 18. The volumes cover all
aspects of WW1 and have many b&w photos and maps. £30. Published 1914-
6 Volumes of The History of the Great War – Edited by Newman Flower Vols 1-
7 Volumes of The Great War Edited by HW Wilson. Vols 1-
Volume 2 only of The War Illustrated Edited by J A Hammerton (Loose Binding but intact) £10. Many superb pictures.
The Reluctant Tommy by Ronald Skirth £1. 2010 paperback look at Skirth’s life.
Royal Navy Themes
Anatomy of Neptune Edited by Brian Tunstall £10. 1936 Hardback.The Royal Navy from Henry VIII to the 1920s.
Jane’s Fighting Ships 1967-
NELSON by Carola Oman £3. 1950 Hardback account of Nelson’s life.
Channel Pilot Vol 1 Comprising the Scilly Isles and the South Coast of England from Pendeen to Foreness Point £5. 1957 Sailing book of reference.
Boy Seaman RN – The True Story by Tom Robson £8. 1996 paperback first edition signed by the author. The story of boy ratings in the RN.
The Encyclopaedia of Sea Warfare – foreword by Mountbatten of Burma £4. Hardback encyclopaedia from 1975.
TRAFALGAR by John Terraine £3. 1976 Hardback account by a famous author.
TRAFALGAR by Alan Schom £2. 1990 Hardback countdown to battle 1803-
Atlas of Naval Warfare by Helmut Pemsel £1. 1977 Hardback look at Naval warfare over the centuries 490BC to the 20th century.
Falkland War Themes.
Margaret Thatcher the Downing Street Years (Includes the Falkland War era) 1993 Hardback £2.
War in the Falklands – By The Sunday Express £1. 1982 Hardback account of the war.
The Battle for the Falklands by Max Hastings and Simon Jenkins £3. 1983 Hardback account of the 1982 war.
Forces 85 £3. SOLD
Eyewitness Falklands by Robert Fox £1. SOLD
Forgotten Voices of the Falklandsby H McManners £1. SOLD
Other Military Themes.
The Four Feathers by AEW Mason £5. 1929 Hardback edition of the famous tale.
Gordon by Anthony Nutting £10. 1966 hardback edition. Gordon of Khartoum.
Behind Iranian Lines by John Simpson £2. 1988 paperback edition.
CATCH 22 by Joseph Heller £3. 1961 Hardback edition of the famous novel.
Florence Nightingale by Cecil Woodham – Smith £3. 1952 Hardback edition.
An Illustrated History of the RAF By Roy Nesbit £2. 1990 large hardback.
The Lost Spy by Andrew Meier £3. 2009 Paperback – An American in Stalin’s secret service.
Dispatches by Michael Herr £1
Battles in Britain 1066-
The Recollections of Sergeant Morris £2. 1998 paperback – A cockney soldier at Waterloo.
SAS Operations by James D Ladd £5. 1986 Hardback account of SAS operations 1941 to the Falklands War.
Military Mavericks by David Rooney £1. 1999 Paperback account of maverick commanders from Shaka Zulu to Wingate and many more.
The Operators by James Rennie £1. 1996 Hardback account of 14 Intelligence Company from N Ireland onwards.
History of the British Army by Charles Messenger £3. 1986 Hardback concise history from 1660.
The World’s fighting Planes by William Green £10. SOLD
POW the Uncivil Face of War by Richard Garrett £1. 1981 paperback account of POW’s from the 100 Years War to the Vitenam war.
The Aeropspace Encyclopaedia of Air Warfare Vol 1 1911-
The Shuttleworth Museum guide from 1966 £5.
Dispatches by Michael Herr £1. 1979 Paperback account of episodes of the war in Vietnam.
Task Force Helmand by Doug Beattie MC £1. 2009 paperback account of war in Afghanistan.
The Tragedy of Cambodian History by David Chandler £2. SOLD
General Norman Schwarzkopf – The Autobiography £2. 1992 hardback account of the life of Stormin’ Norman.
Encyclopaedia of Modern Small Arms by Ian V Hogg £2. 1984 encyclopaedia.
Inside Spetsnaz by Maj. Wm H Burgess £5. 1990 hardback of Soviet Special Operations.
LEADERSHIP – an official RAF publication for junior officers – from the Staff College Cranwell £10. 2005 Hardback.
A Brief History of the RAF – an official publication by the MOD £10. 2004 Paperback.
Air Force Leadership Beyond Command – an official publication by the MOD for RAF
GULF WAR by Dr Frederick Stanwood and others £5. 1991 Hardback day by day account of the first Gulf War.
Military Small Arms of the 20th Century by Ian V Hogg £2. 1991 Hardback encyclopaedia style book.
COMBAT Armed and Unarmed combat skills from official manuals around the world £4. 1989 Hardback skills manual.
AIR FORCE the RAF in the 1990s by Robert Jackson £3. 1990 Hardback account of the RAF at the time.
The History of the Vietnam War by C T Kamps £5. 1988 Hardback account of the war with many photos.
Armoured Firepower by Lindsay Peacock £2. 1997 Hardback look at the firepower available from armoured vehicles, glossy photos.
Between the Wars by D C Somervell £3. 1948 Hardback account of the politics of each European country post 1918 and pre 1939.
Danger Spots of Europe by Bernard Newman £10. 1939 Hardback look at the politics of central Europe pre WW2.
Humour in the Army by John Aye £5. 1931 Hardback tales from Army life over the centuries including list of nicknames.
Fighting for the Fatherland by David Stone £6. 2006 Hardback story of the German Soldier from 1648 to the present day.
A Genius for War by Colonel T N Dupuy £12. 1977 Hardback account of the German Army
and General Staff 1807-
A Funny Kind of War by Robert Briggs £1. 1985 Hardback personal memoir of Briggs’
service and time spent as a POW -
The 11th Hussars by R Brett-
Remember With Advantages by H Keown-
The Eleventh at War by Brigadier Dudley Clarke £100. 1952 Hardback history of the
11th Hussars 1934-
The Cherrypickers by Peter Upton £75. 1997 Hardback history of the 11th Hussars 1715-
Napoleon’s Marshalls edited by David Chandler £5. 1987 Hardback look at all of Napoleon’s commanders.
Sound Barrier by Neville Duke £5. SOLD
Napoleon’s Last Campaign in Germany 1813 by F Loraine Petre £8. 1977 hardback edition of this book originally produced in 1912.
The Royal Air Force in pictures by Major Oliver Stewart £15. 1943 4th edition of this contemporary book.
Vintage Aeroplanes in New Zealand by John King £10. 1986 Hardback.
Napoleon’s Armies – Campaign Directory for Wargamers 1805-
VANGUARD 50 -
RAF Unit Histories (2 books) Nos 1-
AUSTERLITZ 1805 by Christopher Duffy £5. 1977 Hardback much acclaimed work.
WATERLOO by Commandant Henry Lachouque £10. 1975 Hardback – large glossy detailed account of the battle.
History of the Waterloo Campaign by Captain W Siborne £15. 1995 Hardback very detailed history.
The Art of War Waterloo to Mons by William McElwee £4. 1974 Hardback look at globa war from 1815 to 1914.
The Spanish Ulcer by David Gates £10. 1986 Hardback History of the Peninsular War.
The Age of Battles by Russell Weigley £4. 1991 Hardback quest for decisive warfare Breitenfeld to Waterloo.
Famous Tank Battles from WW1 to Vietnam by Robert J Icks £4. 1972 Hardback look at tank warfare globally.
Tank Action by George Forty £2. 1995 Hardback account of tank warfare 1916 – to the first Gulf War.
Armoured Fighting Vehicles by Philip Trewhitt £1. 1999 Hardback guide to AFVs and SPA.
JANE’S Tank Recognition Guide by Christopher Foss £1. 1996 Paperback Guide to tank recognition.
A New Excalibur by A J Smithers £5. 1986 Hardback account of tank development 1909
The GUINESS Book of Tank – Facts and Feats by Kenneth Macksey £6. 1979 Hardback.
Tank Versus Tank by Kenneth Macksey £2. 1988 Hardback look at armoured conflict in the 20th Century.
Desert Warfare by Brian Perrett £2. 1988 Hardback look at desert fighting from Roman times to the Gulf conflict.
The Gallant Six Hundred by John Harris £3. 1974 Hardback account of the charge of the Light Brigade in the Crimea.
What If? Edited by Robert Cowley £1. 2000 Hardback series of essays if history had been different!
Battle Tactics of the American Civil War by Paddy Griffiths£10. 1989 Hardback look at tactics and evolution.
Battle Cry of Freedom -
Military Blunders by Saul David £1. SOLD
The Seventy Great Battles of all Time Edited by Jeremy Black £3. 2005 Hardback look at battles from 490Bc to 2003.
Land Warfare in the 20th Century £1. 1977 Hardback encylopaedia – various authors.
Battle Honours of the British and Commonwealth Armies by Anthony Barker £1. 1986 Hardback significant reference book.
A History of Warfare by Montgomery of Alamein £2. 1968 Hardback look at war by the famous Field Marshall.
The Decisive Battles of the Western World 2 Volumes in a boxed set by J F C Fuller £5. 1970 Paperback 480BC – 1944.
The Struggle for Mastery in Europe 1848-
Battles of the American Civil War by Curt Johnson £3. 1977 Hardback account from Bull Run to Petersburg.
INVASION by Kenneth Macksey £1. 1980 Hardback look at the proposed invasion of England in 1940.
A World Atlas of Military History 1860-
The English Civil War by Maurice Ashley £3. 1990 Hardback account of the war 1640-
SOLDIERS A History of Men in Battle by John Keegan and Richard Holmes £2. 1985 Hardback look at soldiers and their conduct.
Supplying War by Martin Van Creveld £6. 1977 Hardback look at Logistics from Wallenstein to Patton.
Military Intelligence Blunders by Col. J Hughes-
A World Atlas of Military History Volume one to 1500 by Arthur Banks £1. 1973 Hardback detailed maps and text.
Atlas of Military Strategy By David Chandler £2. 1980 Hardback look at military practice
Strategy & Tactics of War by Ned Wilmott £1. 1979 Hardback account of war on land at sea and in the air.
Tactical Genius in Battle by Simon Goodenough £1. 1979 Hardback look at battles where tactical thought prevailed.
A Dictionary of Military Biography by Martin Windrow £2. 1975 Hardback biography of 200 of the biggets names 10th to 20th century.
Battles of the Great Commanders by Anthony Livesey £2. 1987 Hardback – Alexander the Great to Moshe Dayan.
Great Battlefields of the World by John Macdonald £2. 1982 Hardback look at the features of battlefields from Cannae 216BCto Dien Bien Phu 1953.
Tumult in the Clouds by Andrew Cunningham £5. 1953 fictionalsied account of the authors wartime experiences.
AGINCOURT by Christopher Hibbert £2. 1978 reprint of the 1964 original account of the battle.
The Defeat of the Spanish Armada by Grant Mattingley £3. 1983 Hardback reprint of the original 1959 book.
The Spanish Armada by Colin Martin £1. 1988 Hardback account of the events before, during and after 1588.
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1 volume abridgement) by E Gibbons £4. 1981 Hardback.
The Conquistadors by Hammond Innes £1. 1986 Hardback look at the conquest.
10 volumes of War In Peace by Orbis Publishing. 1983 Hardbacks looking at all aspects of wars over the years £75.
True Stories of the SAS by Robin Hunter £2. 1985 Harback look at the SAS in variuous theatres of war.
Great Battles of the British Army by David Chandler £1. 1991 Hardback look at the
history of the British Army in battle 1700-
FIREFORCE by Chris Cocks £15. 2001 reprint of this sought after account of war in the Rhodesian Light Infantry in the 1970s
CONTACT by A F N Clarke £3. 1983 paperback account of Clarke’s tours of Ulster whilst serving with the Paras.
Ships of the Blue Funnel Line by H M Le Fleming £4. 1961 Hardback.
1. The Cassell Military Paperback Collection £8. 2005 set of 9 paperbacks, Bader, The Great Escape, The Red Baron, Dunkirk etc etc.
2. Chris Ryan, Andy McNab, Tom Clancy etc. paperback and hardback novels with a military theme – two for a £1 plus p&p
3. Pot luck military books on many themes, SAS, tanks, helicopters, missiles etc – two for a £1 plus p&p
4. The Vintage Book of War Stories by Sebastian Faulks £1. 1999 Paperback – extracts from many famous stories.
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