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Image for BLACK BARTY : BARTHOLOMEW ROBERTS AND HIS PIRATE CREW 1718-1723

BLACK BARTY : BARTHOLOMEW ROBERTS AND HIS PIRATE CREW 1718-1723

By: Burl, A.

Price: £3.99

Publisher: Sutton: 2007

Seller ID: 56679

ISBN: 0750943122

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price. Reprint. ; The greatest pirate of them all! The story of how one man captured 400 vessels and took over 51 million pounds of treasure...Illustrated. ; 312 pages View more info

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CAPTAIN KIDD: THE HUNT FOR THE TRUTH

By: Cabell, C. , Thomas, G. A. , & Richards, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2010

Seller ID: 43524

ISBN: 1844159612

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; Illustrated. ; 164 pages View more info

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BLACKBEARD: THE WORLD'S MOST NOTORIOUS PIRATE

By: Cabell, C. , Thomas, G. A. , & Richards, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons: 2012

Seller ID: 51938

ISBN: 1844159590

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; The hunt for the pirate Edward Teach by the Governor of Virginia Alexander Spotswood, and Lieutenant Robert Maynard of HMS Pearl. Illustrated. ; 178 pages View more info

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MARLBOROUGH AS MILITARY COMMANDER

By: Chandler, D.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Military Book Society: 1973

Seller ID: 58932

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; ownership stamp to endpaper otherwise very good in yellowed and heavily faded dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 368 pages View more info

Image for ADMIRAL LORD ST. VINCENT : SAINT OR TYRANT? THE LIFE OF SIR JOHN JERVIS, NELSON'S PATRON

ADMIRAL LORD ST. VINCENT : SAINT OR TYRANT? THE LIFE OF SIR JOHN JERVIS, NELSON'S PATRON

By: Davidson, J. D. G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2006

Seller ID: 59078

ISBN: 184415386x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 230 pages View more info

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RUSSIA IN THE AGE OF CATHERINE THE GREAT

By: De Madariaga, I.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Phoenix Press: 2003

Seller ID: 55615

ISBN: 1842125117

Condition: Good


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 702 pages View more info

Image for HIS EXCELLENCY GEORGE WASHINGTON

HIS EXCELLENCY GEORGE WASHINGTON

By: Ellis, J. J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 2004

Seller ID: 43453

ISBN: 0571212123

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 320 pages View more info

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WASHINGTON (AN ABRIDGMENT)

By: Freeman, D. S. (Harwell, R. Abridged)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Collier Books: 1992

Seller ID: 40638

ISBN: 0020432143

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; An abridgment on one volume of the seven-volume study by Douglas Southall Freeman, With new Introduction by Michael Kammen. Afterword by Dumas Malone. Maps, illustrations, +xxviiipp. ; 792 pages View more info

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THE DUNDAS DESPOTISM

By: Fry, M.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 48350

ISBN: 0748603522

Condition: Good


Paperback; dent to corners of a few pages otherwise very good in creased card covers. ; Biography of Henry Dundas, 1st viscount Melville (1742-1811) , and his son Robert, 2nd Viscount Melville (1771-1851) , they ruled Scotland from the 1770's to the 1830s. ; 425 pages View more info

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THOMAS ANDERSON: KING'S OFFICER AND JACOBITE GENTLEMAN (1720-1752)

By: Gardner, B. & Evans, D.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Brendon Arts: 1992

Seller ID: 30852

ISBN: 0951466127

Condition: Very Good


Booklet; very good in card covers. ; Including a brief history of the 2nd Dragoon Guards. ; 24 pages View more info

Image for ORDERLY BOOK AND JOURNAL OF MAJOR JOHN HAWKS, ON THE TICONDEROGA-CROWN POINT CAMPAIGN, UNDER GENERAL JEFFREY AMHERST, 1759-1760

ORDERLY BOOK AND JOURNAL OF MAJOR JOHN HAWKS, ON THE TICONDEROGA-CROWN POINT CAMPAIGN, UNDER GENERAL JEFFREY AMHERST, 1759-1760

By: Hawks, J. (Hastings, H. edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 44171

Condition: Fine


Paperback; fine in card covers. ; Reprint of 1911 edition. ; 92 pages View more info

Image for MARLBOROUGH : ENGLAND'S FRAGILE GENIUS

MARLBOROUGH : ENGLAND'S FRAGILE GENIUS

By: Holmes, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Harper Press: 2008

Seller ID: 59535

ISBN: 0007225717

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in lightly marked dustjacket. ; Biography of John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough. Illustrated. ; 564 pages View more info

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BLACKBEARD: AMERICA'S MOST NOTORIOUS PIRATE

By: Konstam, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons: 2006

Seller ID: 48241

ISBN: 047175885X

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Biography of the eighteenth century pirate Edward Teach. Illustrated. ; 322 pages View more info

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COMMAND 10: MARLBOROUGH

By: Konstam, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Osprey: 2010

Seller ID: 54943

ISBN: 1849083614

Condition: Very Good


Command 10. Paperback; very good in card covers. ; The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history. Illustrated. ; Command; Vol. 10; 64 pages View more info

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INDOMITABLE COLONEL

By: MacLean, L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Shepheard Walwyn: 1986

Seller ID: 49881

ISBN: 0856830801

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed, otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Biography of Sir Alan Cameron of Erracht (1750-1828) . The founder and first Colonel of the 79th Regiment, Cameron Highlanders. ; 322 pages View more info

Image for FLORA MACDONALD: THE JACOBITE HEROINE IN SCOTLAND & NORTH AMERICA

FLORA MACDONALD: THE JACOBITE HEROINE IN SCOTLAND & NORTH AMERICA

By: MacLeod, R.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Shepheard Walwyn: 1995

Seller ID: 25783

ISBN: 0856831476

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 255 pages View more info

Image for PETER THE GREAT: HIS LIFE AND WORK

PETER THE GREAT: HIS LIFE AND WORK

By: Massie, R. K.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1980

Seller ID: 52425

ISBN: 0394500326

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; boards faded, otherwise good in creased and yellowed dustjacket. ; Maps & illustrations, +xiipp. ; 909 pages View more info

Image for BEHOLD THE HERO: GENERAL WOLFE AND THE ARTS IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

BEHOLD THE HERO: GENERAL WOLFE AND THE ARTS IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

By: McNairn, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Liverpool University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 45071

ISBN: 0853237328

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £40.00.; The representations of General James Wolfe in both popular culture and high art. Illustrated. ; 306 pages View more info

Image for BLACKBEARD: THE REAL PIRATE OF THE CARIBBEAN

BLACKBEARD: THE REAL PIRATE OF THE CARIBBEAN

By: Parry, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: National Maritime Museum: 2006

Seller ID: 24520

ISBN: 0948065699

Condition: Fine


Paperback; fine in card covers. ; Illustrated. Book produced to accompany the BBC television program. ; 192 pages View more info

Image for THE LETTERBOOK OF ELIZA LUCAS PINCKNEY 1739-1762

THE LETTERBOOK OF ELIZA LUCAS PINCKNEY 1739-1762

By: Pinckey, E. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 1997

Seller ID: 55528

ISBN: 157003186x

Condition: Good


Paperback; gloss pages of illustrations wrinkled otherwise good in card covers. ; Letters by one of Colonial America's most accomplished women. With new Introduction. Illustrated. ; 195 pages View more info

Image for THE INSATIABLE EARL: A LIFE OF JOHN MONTAGU, 4TH EARL OF SANDWICH 1718-1792

THE INSATIABLE EARL: A LIFE OF JOHN MONTAGU, 4TH EARL OF SANDWICH 1718-1792

By: Rodger, N. A. M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1994

Seller ID: 50803

ISBN: 0393333299

Condition: Very Good


A new paperback copy but rear card cover scratched. Reprint. ; Illustrated. ; 425 pages View more info

Image for THE ACCOUNTS OF THOMAS GREEN, MUSIC TEACHER AND TUNER OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, 1742-1790

THE ACCOUNTS OF THOMAS GREEN, MUSIC TEACHER AND TUNER OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, 1742-1790

By: Sheldrick, G. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire Record Society: 1992

Seller ID: 48333

ISBN: 0951072870

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; +xxixpp. ; 169 pages View more info

Image for PATRIARCH: GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE NEW AMERICAN NATION

PATRIARCH: GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE NEW AMERICAN NATION

By: Smith, R. N.

Price: £5.99

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1993

Seller ID: 41523

ISBN: 0395855128

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; +xxipp. ; 424 pages View more info

Image for RODNEY AND THE BREAKING OF THE LINE

RODNEY AND THE BREAKING OF THE LINE

By: Trew, P.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2006

Seller ID: 32903

ISBN: 1844151433

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Hardback, fine in fine dustjacket. ; Biography of George Brydges Rodney (1718-1792) and his service during the American War of Independence. Illustrations & maps. ; 236 pages View more info

Image for JONATHAN WILD: CONMAN AND CUTPURSE

JONATHAN WILD: CONMAN AND CUTPURSE

By: Van Der Kiste, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Amberley Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 47135

ISBN: 1848682190

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £12.99. ; The 'Thief Taker General of Great Britain and Ireland'. Illustrated. ; 95 pages View more info

Image for JOHN PAUL JONES: A RESTLESS SPIRIT

JOHN PAUL JONES: A RESTLESS SPIRIT

By: Vansittart, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robson Books: 2004

Seller ID: 39992

ISBN: 1861056214

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; wrinkle to endpaper otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 266 pages View more info

Image for ADMIRAL BYNG : HIS RISE AND EXECUTION

ADMIRAL BYNG : HIS RISE AND EXECUTION

By: Ware, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2009

Seller ID: 48331

ISBN: 1844157814

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

Image for THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF VICE-ADMIRAL LORD COLLINGWOOD

THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF VICE-ADMIRAL LORD COLLINGWOOD

By: Warner, O.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 60806

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in price-clipped and creased dustjacket. ; Illustrations and fold-out charts. ; 276 pages View more info

Image for ELCHO OF THE '45

ELCHO OF THE '45

By: Wemyss, A. (Gibson, J. S. edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Saltire Society: 2003

Seller ID: 47915

ISBN: 0854110801

Condition: Good


Paperback; new copies but dent to corners of pages. ; Biography of David Lord Elcho, based upon his journals. Elcho commanded Prince Charles Edward's cavalry during 1745-46. Illustrated. ; 245 pages View more info

Image for THE OFFICIAL DIARY OF LIEUTENANT-GENERAL WILLIAMSON, DEPUTY-LIEUTENANT OF THE TOWER OF LONDON 1722-1747

THE OFFICIAL DIARY OF LIEUTENANT-GENERAL WILLIAMSON, DEPUTY-LIEUTENANT OF THE TOWER OF LONDON 1722-1747

By: Williamson. (Fox, J. C. edited. )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Royal Historical Society: 1912

Seller ID: 30204

Condition: Fair


Hardback, foxing to pages, otherwise good in blemished and chipped boards. ; Camden Third Series. Vol XXII. ; 283 pages View more info

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THE PIRATES PRIEST

By: Young, E. & Helweg-Larsen, K.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Jarrolds: 1965

Seller ID: 26767

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in heavily torn and creased dustjacket. ; The life of Pere Labat in the West Indies 1693-1705.; 200 pages View more info