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Image for IDI International Defense Images. The Journal with a modern look at defense & aerospace. Profile:: Sir Raymond Lygo.

IDI International Defense Images. The Journal with a modern look at defense & aerospace. Profile:: Sir Raymond Lygo.

By: Gary L. Keiffer (Editor-in-Chief)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: IDI: 1989

Seller ID: 110948

Condition: Very Good


"Paperback magazine with in-depth profile of Sit Raymond Lygo, Chief Executive of British Aerospace. 8.5 x 11 inches, 96 pages. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Retains fold-out ilustration of the Rafale by John Batchelor. " View more info

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One Marine's Tale

By: General Sir Leslie Hollis

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Andre Deutsch: 1956

Seller ID: 150316

Condition: Good


"First edition second impression hardback, 1956, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards rubbed to spine head and tail, corners gently rounded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - trace of bookplate or prize label to front pastedown; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Naval Side Of British History

By: Geoffrey Callender

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Christophers: 1934

Seller ID: 131415

Condition: Very Good


"Hardback reprint, 1934, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - quarter leather-bound school prize from Uppingham School with gilt School crest to front board . Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; page-ends lightly tanned and spotted but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Includes a copy of the Uppingham School Speech Day leaflet when this book was awarded as a prize. A particularly attractive copy. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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One Eye On The Clock

By: Geoffrey Willans

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Macmillan and Co.: 1943

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130043

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1943, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine faded and a couple of slight marks. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to front pastedown dated 1944; slight toning but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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HMS Intrepid: A Memoir

By: George Mack

Price: £21.95

Publisher: William Kimber: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130048

ISBN: ISBN 0718300378

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1980, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj a little shelfworn but remains glossy with short closed tear and crease to front upper rh corner. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for The Bristol Blenheim: A Complete History

The Bristol Blenheim: A Complete History

By: Graham Warner

Price: £34.95

Publisher: Manchester, Crecy Publishing: 2002

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 191297

ISBN: ISBN 0947554920

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardback, 2002, with unclipped jacket. In overall near-fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage - dust jacket a touch rubbed to edges (now protected). Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Badges And Insignia Of World War II: Airforce, Naval, Marine

By: Guido Rosignoli

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Peerage Books: 1980

Seller ID: 180338

ISBN: 0907408346

Condition: Very Good


Hardback edition, 1980, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's initials to ffep upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Atomic Energy: A General Account of the Development of Methods of Using Atomic Energy for Military Purposes under the Auspices of the United States Government 1940-1945

Atomic Energy: A General Account of the Development of Methods of Using Atomic Energy for Military Purposes under the Auspices of the United States Government 1940-1945

By: H. D. Smyth

Price: £19.95

Publisher: HMSO: 1945

Seller ID: 130352

Condition: Good


"UK paperback reprint of US original, 1945, in overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - buff paper covers a little tanned and soiled with corners slightly curled. Stapled binding tight (staples rusty) and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and occasional diagrams clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Unarmed Into Battle: The Story Of The Air Observation Post

Unarmed Into Battle: The Story Of The Air Observation Post

By: H. J. Parham and E. M. G. Belfield

Price: £22.95

Publisher: The Army Air Corp and Picton Publishing: 1986

Seller ID: 160931

ISBN: ISBN 094825114X

Condition: Near Fine


"Second edition hardback with a foreword by Field Marshall Viscount Alanbrooke, 1986, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - small set of initials to ffep upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

Image for Warships Of World War II. Part Four: Miscellaneous And Auxiliary Vessels Engaged In Trade Protection

Warships Of World War II. Part Four: Miscellaneous And Auxiliary Vessels Engaged In Trade Protection

By: H. T. Lenton and J. J. College

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Ian Allen Ltd: 1962

Seller ID: 180041

Condition: Good


First paperback edition, 1962, in overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers rubbed and a little creased. Internally clean. Binding tight - staples a touch rusty; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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A Short Story Of 21 Army Group

By: Hugh Darby and Marcus Cunliffe

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Aldershot, Gale & Polden Limited: 1949

Seller ID: 171044

Condition: Good


First paperback edition, 1949, in overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers rubbed, back-strip faded and creased. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text, illustrations and fold-out maps bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Johnnie Gough, V.C. A Biography of Brigadier-General Sir John Edmond Gough, V.C., K.C.B., C.M.G.

Johnnie Gough, V.C. A Biography of Brigadier-General Sir John Edmond Gough, V.C., K.C.B., C.M.G.

By: Ian F. W. Beckett

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Tom Donovan: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180965

ISBN: ISBN 1871085012

Condition: Fine


First edition hardback, 1989, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition (dust jacket now protected). Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotations or inscriptions; text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Armies Of The Dark ages 600-1066

Armies Of The Dark ages 600-1066

By: Ian Heath

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Wargames Research Group: 1976

Seller ID: 161107

Condition: Very Good


"First paperback edition, 1976, in overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - laminated covers slightly rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - small set of initials to title page upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Naval Gun

By: Ian Hogg and John Batchelor

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Blandford Press: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 160949

ISBN: ISBN 0713709057

Condition: Near Fine


"Large format (235mm x 310mm) first edition hardback, 1978, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

Image for Journal Of The Ordnance Society: Volume 19 2007

Journal Of The Ordnance Society: Volume 19 2007

By: Ian McKenzie

Price: £14.95

Publisher: The Ordnance Society: 2007

Seller ID: 160824

Condition: Fine


"Paperback periodical, 2007, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for British & American Artillery Of World War 2

British & American Artillery Of World War 2

By: Ian V. Hogg

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Arms And Armour Press: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 160935

ISBN: ISBN 0853682429

Condition: Near Fine


"First edition hardback, 1978, with price-clipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

Image for Japanese Naval Air Force Fighter Units And Their Aces 1932-1945

Japanese Naval Air Force Fighter Units And Their Aces 1932-1945

By: Ikuhiko Hata, Yasuho Izawa and Christopher Shores

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Grub Street: 2011

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180821

ISBN: 1906502846

Condition: Fine


First edition hardback, 2011, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine, unmarked condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Lost Patrols: Submarine Wrecks Of The English Channel

Lost Patrols: Submarine Wrecks Of The English Channel

By: Innes McCartney

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Periscope Publishing Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: 181320

ISBN: ISBN 1904381049

Condition: Fine


First paperback edition with a foreword by Jak Mallmann-Showell, 2003, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotations or inscriptions - small set of initials to ftitle pager upper rh corner; text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Heart Of Oak: A Pictorial History Of The Royal Canadian Navy

Heart Of Oak: A Pictorial History Of The Royal Canadian Navy

By: J. A. Foster

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Methuen: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130052

ISBN: ISBN 0458992305

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1985, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Armament And History: A Study of the Influence of Armament on History from the Dawn of Classical Warfare to the Second World War

Armament And History: A Study of the Influence of Armament on History from the Dawn of Classical Warfare to the Second World War

By: J. F. C. Fuller

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1946

Seller ID: 140373

Condition: Good


"First UK edition hardback, 1946, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with some minor signs of handling and storage - maroon cloth boards are lightly aged and rubbed to edges with remains of Boots Booklovers Library label to lower front panel. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Photograph available." View more info