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Ships from Hell, Japanese War Crimes on the High Seas
Lamont-Brown, Raymond
Book Number: 65632
ISBN: 0750927194
Sutton Publishers, UK, 2002. 8vo. hardcover. 174pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light toning to page edges, some foxing on outer edge of text block.
Price: $18.00


The Zeebrugge & Ostend Raids 1918
Lake, Deborah
Book Number: 65613
ISBN: 1473837960
Pen & Sword, UK. 2015. 8vo. softcover. 208pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $15.00


Devil At My Heels.
Zamperini, Louis David Rensin.
Book Number: 65617
ISBN: 006018860x
William Morrow / HarperCollins, U.K. 2003. 8vo. hardcover. 292pp. b/w illus. Very good, light marks on titel page, page edges wavy. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Australian Light Horse (Australians at War S.)
Jones, Ian
Book Number: 47511
ISBN: 0949118060
Time Life 1987 4to hardcover 168pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good.
Price: $18.00


The Mint
Lawrence T. E.
Book Number: 30172
ISBN: 
London: Jonathan Cape, 1955. 4to. hardcover. 206pp. very good+, light foxing to endpapers, signature on title. / very good d/w.
Price: $45.00


Heroic Australian Women in War
De Vries, Susanna.
Book Number: 65530
ISBN: 0732276691
Harper Collins,, Australia., 2004. 8vo. softcover. 296pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to edges, small crease on front cover corner.
Price: $8.00


Fighting McKenzie', Anzac Chaplain : Tribute to a Hero
Stringer, Col
Book Number: 65531
ISBN: 0957759835
Col Stringer Ministries Inc, Queensland, 2003. 8vo. softcover. 192pp. b/w illus. Very good, inscribed & signed by author.
Price: $8.00


The Official History Of Australia In The War Of 1914-1918 : Volume IX The Royal Australian Navy
Jose, Arthur W.
Book Number: 65411
ISBN:  0702218480
University of Queensland Press, 1987. 8vo. softcover. 649pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light toning to edges, owner's stamp on fep.
Price: $22.00


Heroes Denied - The Malayan Harrier Conspiracy
Frisch, Colin, foreword by Chris Hill
Book Number: 61817
ISBN: 1875165177
Marlin Publications Wheelers Hill Victoria 1990 8vo. Softcover. 176pp. Very good. The amazing story of fifteen Australian soldiers who refused to surrender to the Japanese when they steamrolled the Malayan Peninsula in 1942. They evaded capture and enduring starvation, illness, and hardship returned to Australia. Far from being greeted as heroes they were met with disbelief, accused of deserting and given the title The Malayan Harriers. In 1990 with only nine of the original fifteen alive it was time for their story to be told.
Price: $6.00


The Cavalry, Techniques and Triumphs of the Military Horseman
Lawford, James (ed.)
Book Number: 65361
ISBN: 067252192x
Bobbs-Merrill New York 1976. 4to. hardcover. 176pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w with creased rear flap.
Price: $15.00


Comrades of the Great Adventure
Williams, H. R.
Book Number: 65284
ISBN: 
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1935. 8vo. hardcover. 307pp. Good+, foxing, mainly to prelims and last few pages, cloth on tip of rear corner damaged, large owner's inscription on fep. Author's memoirs of the 56th Battalion in world war one.
Price: $125.00


Gallipoli: The Battlefield Guide
McLachlan, Mat
Book Number: 65169
ISBN: 9780733623851
Hachette Australia, 2010. 8vo. softcover. 388pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $15.00


Damn the Dardanelles! The Agony of Gallipoli.
Laffin, John
Book Number: 21359
ISBN: 0725104643
Melbourne, Sun Books. 1985. 8vo. softcover. 224pp. index. b/w illus. very good.
Price: $7.00


British Army Cloth Insignia, 1940 to the Present
Davis, Brian L.
Book Number: 65148
ISBN: 0853689784
Arms & Armour Press, London 1988. Revised edition. 8vo. hardcover. 18pp. + b/w plates. Very good+, light foxing to endpapers. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00


Mark Clark
Blumenson, Martin
Book Number: 65149
ISBN: 0224022997
Jonathan Cape, London 1985. 8vo. hardcover. 306pp. index, b/w illus., endpaper maps. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Sea Battles in Close Up No.14: The Battle of Sirte
Pack, S.W.C
Book Number: 65156
ISBN: 0711005966
Ian Allan London 1975. 8vo. hardcover. 144pp. index. b/w illus. Very god, owner's stamp on fep./ Very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Drill (All Arms) (Australia) 1953
Australia's Military Forces
Book Number: 65122
ISBN: 
Military Board, Australia 1953. 8vo. softcover. 134pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Partisans Peasants and P.O.W.s
Paterson, Jim
Book Number: 65024
ISBN: 9780646490724
Jim Paterson, Cottesloe W.A. 2008. 8vo. softcover. 192pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good+.
Price: $28.00


Kidnap in Crete: The True Story of the Abduction of a Nazi General
Stroud, Rick
Book Number: 65030
ISBN: 9781408851753
Bloomsbury, UK, 2014. 8vo. hardcover. 288pp. b/w illus. Fine. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00


Orders and Decorations of all Nations. Ancient and Modern, Civil and Military
Werlich, Robert
Book Number: 64995
ISBN: 
Quaker Press, Washington, DC.1865. 4to. blue cloth hardcover. 336pp. index, b/w illus, colour frontis. Good, missing fep., tear on title page. / no d/w.
Price: $25.00


Monash: The Soldier Who Shaped Australia
Kieza, Grantlee
Book Number: 62281
ISBN: 9780733333538
Sydney; ABC Books; 2015 8vo. hardcover. 714pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Fine, presentation pastedown on fep. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


In Search of Frank Hurley
Bickel, Lennard
Book Number: 64936
ISBN: 0333299388
Macmillan Australia, Melbourne, 1980. Large 8vo. hardcover. 140pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Good faded d/w. with a tear at the top of spine(repaired). Inscribed & signed by author on title page.
Price: $12.00


Aussie A Reprint of All the Numbers of the diggers' Own Paper of the Battlefield, Wholly Written, Illustrated and Printed in the Field By Members of the A.I.F.
Harris, Phillip L. (ed.)
Book Number: 64804
ISBN: 
The Australian War Museum, Sydney, 1920. Small 4to. b/w illus. good, pages browned, front hinge repaired, owner's inscription on fep.
Price: $30.00


New South Wales and the Great War 1914 to 1918.
Manera, Brad
Book Number: 64750
ISBN: 9780731334957
State of New South Wales 2011. 8vo. softcover. 88pp. colour illus. Fine. A report commissioned by the New South Wales Commemoration Committee.
Price: $15.00


In Defence of War
Biggar, Nigel
Book Number: 64739
ISBN: 9780198725831
Oxford University Press, 2014. 8vo. softcover. 361pp. index. Very good.
Price: $22.00


The War Within
Tate, Don
Book Number: 64729
ISBN: 1741962099
Pier 9 2008 8vo softcover 464pp. very good+. At the age of 19, Don Tate volunteered for duty in the Vietnam War. This is his story, of the trouble-strewn path to manhood in the shadow of his father, a violent petty criminal surviving horrific war injuries and years of hospitalisation and struggling to find a place in society that did not want to recognise his military service.
Price: $12.00


Bearing Witness. The Remarkable Life of Charles Bean, Australia's Greatest War Correspondent
Rees, Peter
Book Number: 64701
ISBN: 9781742379548
Allen & Unwin, Sydney 2015. 8vo. softcover. 548pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $14.00


The SAS Escape, Evasion and Survival Manual
Davies, Barry
Book Number: 64702
ISBN: 074752193X
Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 1996. 8vo. hardcover. 276pp. index, b/w illus. Very good=+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $20.00


One Woman At War. Letters of Olive King 1915-1920
King, Hazel (edited and introduced by)
Book Number: 64578
ISBN: 0522843166
Melbourne University Press, 1986. 8vo. hardcover. 220pp. b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00


The Book of the Samurai - The Warrior Class of Japan
Turnbull, Stephen R.
Book Number: 20553
ISBN: 0861240618
London: Bison Books, 1986 reprint. 4to. hardcover. 192pp. colour illus. very good/very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Samurai The World of the Warrior
Turnbull, Stephen
Book Number: 64517
ISBN: 1841769517
Osprey., U.K., 2006. 4to. hardcover. 192pp. colour illus. Good, rear cover corner creased.
Price: $12.00


The Private Journal of F. Seymour Larpent, Judge-Advocate General Attached to the Headquarters of Lord Wellington During the Peninsular War. 2 Volumes
Sir George Larpent, Bart
Book Number: 64406
ISBN: 
Richard Bentley, London, 1853. 2nd edition revised. 8vo. half leather marbled paper covered boards, marbled endpapers & edges. 346pp. 386pp. A little foxing, mainly on endpapers & prelims, cover rubbed.
Price: $125.00


TO BENGHAZI. Australia in the War of 1939-1945 Series One Army, Volume I.
Long, Gavin.
Book Number: 63964
ISBN: 
Australian War Memorial. Canberra. 1961. Reprint. 8vo. hardcover. 336pp. index. + b/w plates. b/w illus, maps. Very good. / good+ d/w with faded spine.
Price: $20.00


The Island Campaigns: Australia in the War of 1939 to 1945. Series 5 (Medical), Volume III.
Walker, Allan S.
Book Number: 63965
ISBN: 
Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1957. 8vo. hardcover. 426pp. index, b/w illus., maps. Very good./ Good+ d/w with faded spine.
Price: $25.00


Unsung Ordinary Men A generation like no other
Dingo, Sally
Book Number: 54363
ISBN: 97807336252444
Hachette, Sydney, 2010. 8vo. softcover. 374pp. b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $12.00


Warrior of Kokoda - A Biography of Brigadier Arnold Potts
Bill Edgar
Book Number: 63629
ISBN: 1864489081
Army Military History Series : Biography, Allen and Unwin 1995 8vo. Paperback. Near Fine. Illustrated with intext b&w photos. 318pp. Index. Contents include Brigadier Arnold Potts, 21st Infantry Brigade, 1942, Maroubra Force, Japanese, Port Moresby, The Man who saved Australia, tall poppy syndrome, Prime Minister John Curtin, General douglas MacArthur and General Sir Thomas Blamey.
Price: $20.00


The Roots of Guerrilla Warfare
Hyde, Douglas
Book Number: 63547
ISBN: 
The Bodley Head, 1968. 8vo. hardcover. 159pp. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00


The Desert Column
Idriess, Ion
Book Number: 63468
ISBN: 
Pacific Books 1965 8vo. softcover. 287pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $30.00


Somme Anzac digger : the story of Walter Elkington MC, 20th Battalion, 5th Brigade, 2nd Division, Australian Imperial Forces, World War 1
Urban, Frank
Book Number: 63261
ISBN: 0957816200
F. Urban, Port Macquarie, 2000. 8vo. softcover. 164pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. Small owner's inscription on fep.
Price: $125.00


Gallipoli Mission
Bean, C. E. W.
Book Number: 63254
ISBN: 
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Australia, 1952 8vo. maroon cloth hardcover. 406pp. index, b/w plates. Good, pages a little bent. light foxing. / Good d/w with faded spine and a few tears.
Price: $200.00


The Changi Brownlow
Perry, Roland
Book Number: 63238
ISBN: 9780733624643
Hatchette Australia, Sydney, 2010. 8vo. softcover. 376pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $10.00


Accommodating the King's Hard Bargain. Military Detention in the Australian Army 1914-1947
Wilson, Graham
Book Number: 63241
ISBN: 9781925275834
Big Sky Publishing, Australia, 2016. 8vo. hardcover. 705pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $25.00


Our Friend the Enemy
Cameron, David W.
Book Number: 63242
ISBN: 9781922132741
Big Sky Publishing, Australia, 2014. 8vo. hardcover. 813pp. index, b/w ilus. Near Fine. / Very good d/w with tear at bottom of spine(repaired).
Price: $25.00


Real Life Portrait : The Life of Wallace Anderson, Australian War Artist
Anderson, Roderic
Book Number: 63234
ISBN: 9780980814019
Big Sky Publishing, Australia, 2010. 8vo. illustrateed boards, hardcover. 414pp. b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $22.00


Lucifer Before Sunrise
Williamson, Henry
Book Number: 62809
ISBN: 
MacDonald, London, 1967. 8vo. hardcover. 515pp. Good, ex-lib, fep torn, tape marks on covers. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $15.00


Return to Midway: The Quest to Find the Yorktown and the Other Lost Ships From the Pivotal Battle of the Pacific War
Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick
Book Number: 62726
ISBN: 0792275004
National Geographic 1999. 4to. hardcover. 191pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00


The Australian Army At War 1899-1975
Laffin John
Book Number: 62728
ISBN: 0850454182
Osprey Publishing, London, 1986. Large 8vo. softcover. 40pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good, owner's stamp on fep.
Price: $8.00


Gallipoli 1915
Reid, Richard
Book Number: 62729
ISBN: 
ABC Books Australia 2003 Oblong 8vo hardcover 154pp Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $10.00


Gallipoli Illustrated
Denton, Kit
Book Number: 62730
ISBN: 0727014625
Rigby, Australia, 1981. Large 8vo. hardcover. 152pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $8.00


Blitzkrieg
Cawthorne, Nigel
Book Number: 62731
ISBN: 9781848584570
Arcturus Publishing Ltd, 2012. 4to. softcover. 208pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


Australia Under Attack. Sydney and the Midget Submarines 1942
Reid, Dr. Richard
Book Number: 62732
ISBN: 1920720014
Department of Veterans' Affairs, Canberra 2007. Square 8vo. softcover. 66pp. b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $15.00


Hellfire Pass Memorial, Thai-Burma Railway
Bradley, Ken & Beattie, Rod (compiled & updated by.)
Book Number: 62733
ISBN: 
Australian-Thai Chamber of Comerce 1996 third edition 4to. stapled wraps, b/w illus. Very good, small tear to cover at bottom of spine.
Price: $15.00


An Immortal Touch of The River Kwai Bridge and Hellfire Pass Memorial
no author stated
Book Number: 62734
ISBN: 
no publisher stated 4to. stapled wraps, b/w illus. Very good, small crease on cover corner
Price: $8.00


The Australian Army. A Brief History
Austin, Brigadier M
Book Number: 62735
ISBN: 9781921941153
Big Sky Publishing, Canberra 2011. 4to. softcover. 96pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good, owner's stamp on fep
Price: $8.00


Decisive Battles of Hitler's War
Preston, Antony (Editor)
Book Number: 62737
ISBN: 1861603568
Eagle Editions , UK, 2001. 4to. hardcover. 256pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00


Stalingrad 1942 - 1943 : The Infernal Cauldron
Walsh, Stephen
Book Number: 62738
ISBN: 0743209168
Simon & Schuster, London, 2000. 4to. hardcover. 176pp, indexm b/w illus. Very good, page edges toned. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00


Australia's Armed Forces of the Eighties
Gillett, Ross (Editor)
Book Number: 62740
ISBN: 0867770813
Child & Henry, Australia, 1986. 4to. hardcover. 158pp. index, colour & b/w illus.Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $15.00


World War I
Willmott, H. P.
Book Number: 62742
ISBN: 9780756629670
DK Publishing, New York, 2007. 4to. softcover. 319pp. index, colour illus, maps. Very good.
Price: $15.00


The First World War: A New Illustrated History
Strachan, Hew
Book Number: 62721
ISBN: 0743239601
Simon & Schuster, 2003. Large 8vo. softcover. 350pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $15.00


Their Service Our Heritage. The Story of the Medicos. (The doctors, nurses, dentists, streacher-bearers, medical orderlies, ambulancemen, etc in Australia's three armed services - 1885 to 1998)
Leonard, Bob (editor)
Book Number: 62722
ISBN: 0646352148
Westpac Subranch of the RSL 4to. softcover. 142pp. b/w illus. maps. Good+ rear cover corner creased.
Price: $25.00



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