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GULAG : A HISTORY OF THE SOVIET CAMPS

By: Applebaum, A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Allen Lane, the Penguin Press: 2003

Seller ID: 57916


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. Reprint. ; A history of the forced labour camps - Russia's legacy of state-sponsored genocide. Maps & illustrations; +xiipp. ; 610 pages View more info

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JOHN BULLION'S EMPIRE: BRITAIN'S GOLD PROBLEM AND INDIA BETWEEN THE WARS

By: Balachandran, G.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Curzon Press: 1996

Seller ID: 41529


Hardback; fine in lightly creased dustjacket. ; Tables. +xiipp. ; 252 pages View more info

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BEARSTED: A BIOGRAPHY OF MARCUS SAMUEL, FIRST VISCOUNT BEARSTED, AND FOUNDER OF 'SHELL' TRANSPORT AND TRADING COMPANY

By: Henriques, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Augustus M. Kelley: 1970

Seller ID: 53996


Hardback without dustjacket (if issued) , otherwise very good. ; Illustrated. Reprint of 1960 edition. ; 676 pages View more info

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EDWARDIAN GARDENS

By: Jennings, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: English Heritage: 2005

Seller ID: 39117


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; An introduction to Edwardian gardens and how to create aspects for the modern garden. Well illustrated from contemporary sources. ; 80 pages View more info

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AUSTERITY BRITAIN 1945-51

By: Kynaston, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2007

Seller ID: 51457


Paperback; good in creased card covers. ; A social history of Britain in the six years after the Second World War. The impact of the war and its effects on British society. Illustrated. ; 692 pages View more info

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CAPTURED MEMORIES 1900-1918: ACROSS THE THRESHOLD OF WAR

By: Liddle, P.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 55403


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; First volume of a two-volume series. A collection of interviews recorded by Peter Liddle; this volume focuses on the First World War. Illustrated. ; 313 pages View more info

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CAPTURED MEMORIES 1930-1945: ACROSS THE THRESHOLD OF WAR - THE THIRTIES AND THE WAR

By: Liddle, P.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 55404


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; Second volume of a two-volume series. A collection of interviews recorded by Peter Liddle; this volume focuses on the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 395 pages View more info

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UNREASONABLE BEHAVIOUR: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: McCullin, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1997

Seller ID: 38021


Paperback; very good in lightly creased card covers. ; Autobiography of photographer Don McCullin, and his experiences covering conflicts during the 1960s-1980s; in Cyprus, in Vietnam at Hue and during the Tet offensive, in Iran, Afghanistan, Latin America to Beirut. Illustrated. ; 287 pages View more info

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PROTECT AND SURVIVE: THE CIVIL DEFENCE MANUAL

By: McCutcheon, C. (edited. )

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Tempus: 2007

Seller ID: 25388


New hardback copies at a reduced price, published £9.99.; Reprint of the 1949 manual. Basic Chemical Warfare. Basic Fire Fighting. Basic First Aid. Basic Rescue. Basic Methods of Protection from High Explosive Missiles. Atomic Warfare. View more info

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KING GEORGE V

By: Rose, K.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Phoenix Press: 2000

Seller ID: 53964


Paperback; a new (unread) copy but front cover dented and pitted. ; Illustrated. ; 516 pages View more info

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CHARTING THE RUSSIAN NORTHERN SEA ROUTE: THE ARCTIC OCEAN HYDROGRAPHIC EXPEDITION 1910-1915

By: Starokadomskiy, L. M. (Barr, W. translated & edited. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: McGill - Queens University Press: 1976

Seller ID: 48068


Hardback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 332 pages View more info

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IN MY BROTHER'S SHADOW

By: Timm, U. (Bell, A. translated. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2005

Seller ID: 55990


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Uwe Timm, the death of his brother in on the Eastern Front during the Second World War, and the effect of the war on his family. Illustrated. ; 148 pages View more info

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BAD LADS : RAF NATIONAL SERVICE REMEMBERED

By: Townsend, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 60478


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 130 pages View more info

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THE SENATOR AND THE SHARECROPPER'S SON : EXONERATION OF THE BROWNSVILLE SOLDIERS

By: Weaver, J. D.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Texas A & M University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 58251


Hardback; dent to corner of boards otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 271 pages View more info