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GENTLEMAN JIM: THE WARTIME STORY OF A FOUNDER OF THE SAS AND SPECIAL FORCES

By: Almonds-Windmill, L.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Robinson: 2011

Seller ID: 50435


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99.; Illustrated. ; 263 pages View more info

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GET ROMMEL: THE SECRET MISSION TO KILL HITLER'S GREATEST GENERAL

By: Asher, M.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 2004

Seller ID: 55984


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; The true story of Operation Flipper, the secret British plot to kill Rommel in 1941. The raids by the volunteer commandos and the newly created SAS. Illustrated. ; 303 pages View more info

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SECTION D FOR DESTRUCTION - FORERUNNER OF SOE (SIGNED COPY)

By: Atkin, M.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2017

Seller ID: 58726


New hardback copies at a reduced price. Signed by the Author. ; The first comprehensive history of Section D of the Intelligence Service since the release of secret documents on its operations into the public domain. Illustrated. ; 258 pages View more info

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COMMANDO TACTICS: THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: Bull, S.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2010

Seller ID: 43539


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; British commando tactics, training and examples of raids and small-unit combat during WW2; Norway, St. Nazaire, Dieppe and D-Day. Illustrated. ; 214 pages View more info

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THE HISTORY OF 30 ASSAULT UNIT : IAN FLEMING'S RED INDIANS

By: Cabell, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2009

Seller ID: 38867


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Illustrated. ; 170 pages View more info

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OPERATION CHARIOT: THE RAID ON ST NAZAIRE

By: Cooksey, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2012

Seller ID: 52852


New paperback copies at a reduced price, published £12.99. Reprint. ; Illustrated. ; 128 pages View more info

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DARBY'S RANGERS: WE LED THE WAY

By: Darby, W. O. & Baumer, W. H.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Presidio: 1993

Seller ID: 35754


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; William O. Darby's first-hand account; with additional background by W. H. Baumer. Illustrated. ; 198 pages View more info

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TEN COMMANDO 1942-1945

By: Dear, I.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2010

Seller ID: 43369


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £12.99.; Account of 10 (Inter-Allied) Commando; composed entirely of men who came from countries under Nazi occupation including Nazi Germany itself. Illustrated & maps. (First published 1987). ; 208 pages View more info

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STORMING ST NAZAIRE

By: Dorrian, J. G.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 1998

Seller ID: 43038


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Operation Chariot; the dock-busting raid, March 1942. Illustrated. ; 304 pages View more info

Image for WHEN SHALL THEIR GLORY FADE? THE STORIES OF THE THIRTY-EIGHT BATTLE HONOURS OF THE ARMY COMMANDOS

WHEN SHALL THEIR GLORY FADE? THE STORIES OF THE THIRTY-EIGHT BATTLE HONOURS OF THE ARMY COMMANDOS

By: Dunning, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Frontline: 2011

Seller ID: 44615


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; The Commandos in World War Two. Norway, Middle East, St Nazaire, Dieppe, North Africa, Sicily, Italy, Greece, North-West Europe, and Burma. Maps & illustrations. ; 286 pages View more info

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IT HAD TO BE TOUGH: THE ORIGINS AND TRAINING OF THE COMMANDOS IN WORLD WAR II

By: Dunning, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Frontline: 2012

Seller ID: 51105


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99. ; Illustrated. ; 208 pages View more info

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SPEARHEAD 11: COMMANDOS: CHURCHILL'S 'HAND OF STEEL'

By: Ellis, C. Dunstan, S.

Price: £3.99

Publisher: Ian Allan: 2003

Seller ID: 31387


New paperback copies at a reduced price, published £12.99.; Illustrated. ; 96 pages View more info

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WINGED DAGGER: ADVENTURES ON SPECIAL SERVICE

By: Farran, R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Seller ID: 47502


Special Forces Library. Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Memoir of the Second World War; the author served in the Western Desert 1940-1943, and with the SAS in North Africa, Sicily, Greece, Italy and France 1943-1945. Maps. First published 1948. ; Special Forces Library; 340 pages View more info

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GUARDSMAN AND COMMANDO: THE WAR MEMOIRS OF RSM CYRIL FEEBERY, DCM

By: Feebery, C. (Feebery, D. edited. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2008

Seller ID: 40482


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Illustrated. ; 148 pages View more info

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COMMANDO EXTRAORDINARY

By: Foley, C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Seller ID: 40574


Special Forces Library 7. Hardback, very good in price-clipped dustjacket. ; Otto Skorzeny, Chief of Germany's Special Troops. Account based on interviews with the author. Reprint of the 1954 edition. ; Special Forces Library; Vol. 7; 251 pages View more info

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COMMANDO EXTRAORDINARY

By: Foley, C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co Ltd.: 1954

Seller ID: 57992


Hardback without dustjacket; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in faded, dented and discoloured boards. ; Otto Skorzeny, Chief of Germany's Special Troops. Account based on interviews with the author. Foreword by Major-General Sir Robert Laycock. Illustrated; +xiipp. ; 232 pages View more info

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FIRE FROM THE FOREST: THE SAS BRIGADE IN FRANCE 1944

By: Ford, R.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Cassell: 2004

Seller ID: 31684


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £7.99.; Maps & illustrations. ; 308 pages View more info

Image for ASSAULT IN NORWAY: THE TRUE STORY OF THE TELEMARK RAID

ASSAULT IN NORWAY: THE TRUE STORY OF THE TELEMARK RAID

By: Gallagher, T.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: BCA Book Club: 1975

Seller ID: 16190


Hardback, previous owner's name to endpaper otherwise very good in faded dustjacket. ; Classic account of the commando raid on the Nazi war program in occupied Norway. ; 234 pages View more info

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THE DRUMS OF MEMORY: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: Hastings, S.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2001

Seller ID: 39150


Paperback; pages heavily yellowed, some creasing and marks to pages in creased card covers. A good reference copy. ; The memoirs of Sir Stephen Hastings, MC. Wartime service in the Western Desert with the Scots Guards; with the SAS; and SOE; and post-war political service in the Foreign Office. Illustrated. ; 275 pages View more info

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DUTCH COURAGE : SPECIAL FORCES IN THE NETHERLANDS 1944-45

By: Hooiveld, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Amberley Books: 2016

Seller ID: 58781


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00.; Jedburgh teams in the Netherlands. First published in Dutch as 'Operatie Jedburgh: Geheime Geallieerde Missies in Nederland 1944-1945'. Illustrated. ; 277 pages View more info

Image for THE JEDBURGHS: THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE ALLIED SPECIAL FORCES, FRANCE 1944

THE JEDBURGHS: THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE ALLIED SPECIAL FORCES, FRANCE 1944

By: Irwin, W. Lt. -Col.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Publicaffairs, New York: 2005

Seller ID: 34823


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 323 pages View more info

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DARING RAIDS OF WORLD WAR TWO : HEROIC LAND, SEA & AIR ATTACKS

By: Jacobs, P.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2015

Seller ID: 60014


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Thirty of the most daring and strategic raids of the Second World War. Includes Taranto, Bruneval, St Nazaire, Dieppe, Amiens Prison, and Pegasus Bridge. Illustrated. ; 237 pages View more info

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BRITAIN'S BAND OF BROTHERS

By: Keene, T.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The History Press: 2014

Seller ID: 53326


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £18.99.; The story of fifty handpicked, cross-Channel raiders who carried the fight to the enemy shore long before D-Day. Illustrated. ; 256 pages View more info

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LEAVENWORTH PAPERS NO.11: RANGERS: SELECTED COMBAT OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

By: King, M. J. Dr.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Combat Studies Institute, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.: 1985

Seller ID: 39876


Paperback; good in yellowed, creased and marked card covers. ; A critical reconstruction of the Ranger operations at Djebel el Ank, Tunisia; Porto Empedocle, Sicily; Cisterna, Italy; Zerf, Germany; and Cabanatuan in the Philippines. Fold-out maps. ; 90 pages View more info

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ANDERS LASSEN VC, MC, OF THE SAS

By: Langley, M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New English Library: 1988

Seller ID: 58036


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed (low quality paper) , otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The story of Anders Lassen and the men who fought with him. Illustrated. ; 254 pages View more info

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ANDERS LASSEN VC: THE STORY OF A COURAGEOUS DANE

By: Lassen, S. (Hack, I. translated. )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Frederick Muller Ltd.: 1965

Seller ID: 44514


Hardback; foxing to edge of pages; ink notes to endpaper, otherwise good in torn and creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 244 pages View more info

Image for BEACHHEAD ASSAULT: THE STORY OF THE ROYAL NAVAL COMMANDOS IN WORLD WAR II

BEACHHEAD ASSAULT: THE STORY OF THE ROYAL NAVAL COMMANDOS IN WORLD WAR II

By: Lee, D.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Greenhill: 2006

Seller ID: 42396


New paperback copies at a reduced price; pubished £14.99.; Illustrations & maps. ; 272 pages View more info

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BLOOD ON THE SHORES: SOVIET NAVAL COMMANDOS IN WORLD WAR II

By: Leonov, V. (Gebhardt. J. F. Major. Introduction. )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1993

Seller ID: 50470


Hardback; very good in torn dustjacket. ; First hand account and well researched study of Soviet Naval Special Operations Forces in the Second World War. Maps. ; 212 pages View more info

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THE SMALL SCALE RAIDING FORCE

By: Lett, B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2013

Seller ID: 53569


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; The Small Scale Raiding Force (SSRF). Second in a two-part study of Major Gus March-Phillipps DSO, MBE. , and the seaborne commandos and secret agents he led during World War Two. Illustrated. ; 216 pages View more info

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RAIDERS FROM THE SEA: THE STORY OF THE SPECIAL BOAT SERVICE IN WWII

By: Lodwick, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Greenhill: 1990

Seller ID: 56697


Hardback; pages yellowed (due to poor paper quality) otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; First published in 1947 as 'The Filibusters'. Illustrated. ; 240 pages View more info

Image for OPERATION SUICIDE: THE REMARKABLE STORY OF THE COCKLESHELL RAID

OPERATION SUICIDE: THE REMARKABLE STORY OF THE COCKLESHELL RAID

By: Lyman, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Quercus: 2012

Seller ID: 50644


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £12.99. ; Illustrated. ; 346 pages View more info

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GODWIN'S SAGA: A COMMANDO EPIC

By: Macksey, K.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Brassey's Defence Publishers: 1987

Seller ID: 39548


Hardback; very good in lightly scuffed dustjacket. ; The story of the Royal Naval and Army commandos led by John Godwin in the fjords of occupied Norway, 1943. Maps & illustrations. ; 149 pages View more info

Image for SAS THE HISTORY OF THE SPECIAL RAIDING SQUADRON 'PADDY'S MEN'

SAS THE HISTORY OF THE SPECIAL RAIDING SQUADRON 'PADDY'S MEN'

By: McClean, S.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Spellmount: 2006

Seller ID: 44516


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Maps & illustrations. ; 159 pages View more info

Image for SAS OPERATION BULBASKET: BEHIND THE LINES IN OCCUPIED FRANCE 1944

SAS OPERATION BULBASKET: BEHIND THE LINES IN OCCUPIED FRANCE 1944

By: McCue, P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 1996

Seller ID: 51475


Hardback; very good in lightly creased dustjacket. First edition. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 232 pages View more info

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SWIFTLY THEY STRUCK: THE STORY OF NO. 4 COMMANDO

By: McDougall, M. C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Seller ID: 38844


Special Forces Library 4. Hardback; very good in price-clipped and creased dustjacket. ; Reprint of the 1954 edition. ; Special Forces Library; Vol. 4; 208 pages View more info

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SWIFTLY THEY STRUCK: THE STORY OF NO. 4 COMMANDO

By: McDougall, M. C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Seller ID: 42488


Special Forces Library 4. Hardback; corners of boards dented otherwise good in price-clipped and creased dustjacket. ; Reprint of the 1954 edition. ; Special Forces Library; Vol. 4; 208 pages View more info

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THE COMMANDOS 1940-1946

By: Messenger, C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: William Kimber: 1985

Seller ID: 55870


Hardback; pages heavily yellowed (low quality paper) otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Detailed study of the Commandos during World War Two. Illustrations & maps. ; 447 pages View more info

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COMMANDO TO CAPTAIN-GENERALL: THE LIFE OF BRIGADIER PETER YOUNG

By: Michelli, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2007

Seller ID: 53989


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Biography of the military historian, wargamer and founder of the Sealed Knot Society. Founding member of 3 Commando, he saw action in Norway, Dieppe, Sicily, Italy, Normandy and Burma; later in Palestine commanding 9th Regiment, Arab Legion; and founder of the War Studies Department at RMA Sandhurst. Illustrated. ; 258 pages View more info

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COMMANDO DESPATCH RIDER: FROM D-DAY TO DEUTSCHLAND 1944-45

By: Mitchell, R.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2014

Seller ID: 51190


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99. ; With 41 Royal Marines Commando in North-West Europe 1944-1945. Illustrations & maps. ; 234 pages View more info

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DAGGERS DRAWN: REAL HEROES OF THE SAS & SBS

By: Morgan, M.

Price: £1.99

Publisher: Sutton: 2003

Seller ID: 21611


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; First published in hardback as 'Daggers Drawn: Second World War Heroes of the SAS and SBS'. Illustrated. ; 242 pages View more info

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DAGGERS DRAWN: SECOND WORLD WAR HEROES OF THE SAS AND SBS

By: Morgan, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton: 2001

Seller ID: 34375


Hardback, pages yellowed otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 236 pages View more info

Image for STING OF THE SCORPION: THE INSIDE STORY OF THE LONG RANGE DESERT GROUP

STING OF THE SCORPION: THE INSIDE STORY OF THE LONG RANGE DESERT GROUP

By: Morgan, M.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Sutton: 2003

Seller ID: 44631


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £6.99.; Illustrations & maps. ; 202 pages View more info

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THE LONG RANGE DESERT GROUP IN WORLD WAR II

By: Mortimer, G.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Osprey: 2017

Seller ID: 56053


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; Illustrated. ; 256 pages View more info

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STIRLING'S MEN : THE INSIDE HISTORY OF THE SAS IN WORLD WAR II

By: Mortimer, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 2004

Seller ID: 59116


Hardback; very good in torn dustjacket. ; Based on interviews with nearly sixty of the wartime SAS soldiers. Fascinating account of the experiences of the original SAS; their campaigns and battles from their formation through North Africa, Tunisia, Italy, France, Holland & Belgium. Maps & photos. ; 376 pages View more info

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THE SAS IN WORLD WAR II : AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY

By: Mortimer, G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 59473


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 256 pages View more info

Image for THE RAIDERS: THE ARMY COMMANDOS 1940-46

THE RAIDERS: THE ARMY COMMANDOS 1940-46

By: Neillands, R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1989

Seller ID: 31846


Hardback; pages yellowed otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. ; Maps & illustrations. ; 242 pages View more info

Image for WITH THE BLACK DEVILS : A SOLDIER'S WORLD WAR II ACCOUNT WITH THE FIRST SPECIAL SERVICE FORCE AND THE 82ND AIRBORNE

WITH THE BLACK DEVILS : A SOLDIER'S WORLD WAR II ACCOUNT WITH THE FIRST SPECIAL SERVICE FORCE AND THE 82ND AIRBORNE

By: Nelson, M. J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Schiffer: 2004

Seller ID: 59793


Hardback; very good in scuffed and lightly creased dustjacket. ; Based on the letters and diary of Sam Byrne, who served with the Force from the early days in Montana through the unit's inactivation in France. Illustrated. ; 144 pages View more info

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THE MARAUDERS

By: Ogburn, C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: 1960

Seller ID: 39920


Hardback; ink marks and inscription to title pages. Heavy foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in yellowed, chipped and creased dustjacket. ; Merrill’s Marauders (named after Frank Merrill) officially named the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional) , was a United States Army long range penetration special operations jungle warfare unit, which fought in the South-East Asian theatre of World War II, or China-Burma-India Theater (CBI). The unit became famous for its deep-... View more info

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PROVIDENCE THEIR GUIDE: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT OF THE LONG RANGE DESERT GROUP 1940-45

By: Owen, D. L. Major-General. (Hackett, J. Foreword. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1980

Seller ID: 56188


Hardback; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in lightly faded dustjacket. First edition. ; Illustrated. ; 238 pages View more info

Image for SAS TROOPER: CHARLIE RADFORD'S OPERATIONS IN ENEMY OCCUPIED FRANCE AND ITALY

SAS TROOPER: CHARLIE RADFORD'S OPERATIONS IN ENEMY OCCUPIED FRANCE AND ITALY

By: Radford, C. & Mackay, F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 44546


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; The story of a regular army soldier, from Sapper to SAS trooper; behind the lines in France and Italy, and post-war service. Illustrations & maps. ; 198 pages View more info