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1 CHURCHILL The Struggle for Survival 1940/65. Taken from the Diaries of Lord Moran
London Constable 1966 Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket; Chipping and wear to spine edges of jacket, foxing to page edges 
Index, Contains extracts from the candid diaries of Churchill's doctor Lord Moran, his devoted friend and confidant. Sheds light on how the great man faced up to and absorbed the strain of events during the war years, the tremendous burden of his responsibilities, and his extraordinary resolution. Heavy book extra postage required.1.75kg weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 830 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
2 HOSPITAL DIETS Technical Manual No 8-500. Air Force Manual No. 160-8
Washington DC Department of the Army and the Airforce 1957 Paperback Very Good 
Faint stain to bottom edge of front cover. ; Index. Stapled binding. Guide for planning, ordering and preparation of diets in military hospitals.200gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 35.28 AUD
 
 
3 Nazi lady the diaries of Elisabeth von Stahlenberg, 1933-1948
London Blond & Briggs 1978 0856340731 / 9780856340734 First Edition Hardcover Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; covered in clear adhesive plastic. Usual library stamps and stationery. Yellowed paper 
Insiders detailed diary entries at the time of the Russian campaign to the flying bomb that hit Hitler's bunker. Author marries an american businessman to start a new life in Texas. Only the names of public figures are genuine. 500gms weight ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 258 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
4 PERILOUS POWER The Middle East and U S Foreign Policy. Dialogues on Terror, Democracy, War and Justice
Boulder, Co, U. S. A. Paradigm Publishers 2007 1594513120 / 9781594513121 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Index, notes. Analysis of US Foreign Policy, the Middle East and ongoing conflicts. 600gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages 
Price: 29.50 AUD
 
 
5 THE AUSTRALIAN ARMY IN PROFILE 2002
Canberra Army Headquarters 14411527 Paperback Very Good 
Magazine format features numerous articles well illustrated, Victoria Cross Winners; AACAP; Sir Roden Cutler, overseas operations East Timor, Afghanistan, Army Reserves; Boer War; Kokoda; 720gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
6 WAR DIARY 1939 - 1945 The Story of World War 2 in the Words of Those Who Lived through It
London Marshall Cavendish 1995 185435826x / 9781854358264 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Index. The story of World War II in the words of those who lived through it. Eyewitness accounts, perosnal memories from survivors from both sides. More than 500 b/w photos of war scenes from Europe, Pacific and Asia. Detailed battle diaries record key events.1.3kg weight; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 270 pages 
Price: 21.50 AUD
 
 
7 Adams, Murray (Ed) AGAINST THE ODDS : ESCAPES AND EVASIONS BY ALLIED AIRMEN, WORLD WAR II Published by the Executive Committee of the Royal Air Forces Escaping Society, Australia Branch
Canberra Air Power Development Centre 1995 0642265976 / 9780642265975 Paperback Very Good; Shelfwear to base of book. 
Mostly first person accounts of evasions or escapes, often behind enemy lines, mainly Australian airmen. Brief profiles of authors. 500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 170 pages 
Price: 18.50 AUD
 
 
8 Alexander, John B. Future War : Non-Lethal Weapons in Twenty-First Century Warfare
New York, Ny, U. S. A. St. Martin's Press 2000 0312267398 / 9780312267391 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 
254p, index, illustrated, remainder mark to base, crease to front cover bottom corner - unread. 350gms weight; Remainder; 8vo 
Price: 12.24 AUD
 
 
9 Ambrose, Stephen E. CRAZY HORSE AND CUSTER The Epic Clash of Two Great Warriors At the Little Bighorn
London Pocket Books 1998 0743468643 / 9780743468640 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Index, notes and bibliographyWeight 450 grams; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 527 pages 
Price: 16.30 AUD
 
 
10 Andrew, Christopher Defend the Realm The Authorized History of MI5
New York Knopf 2009 0307263630 / 9780307263636 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Wear to cornertips of black jacket Remainder dot to base. 
Index, notes bibliography. List of directors since 1909 1.6kg weight; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1034 pages 
Price: 29.50 AUD
 
 
11 Andrews, Graeme FIGHTING SHIPS OF AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND 1973-1974. an Historian Book
Sydney Regency House Publishers 1973 Revised Edition Softcover Very Good 
Wear to side edge of back cover; Illustrates and profiles vessels in both Australian and New Zealand navies. 280gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
12 Asada, Teruhiko Cowra Previously Published As the Night of a Thousand Suicides by Teruhiko Asada. Translated by Ray Cowan
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1973 0207151830 / 9780207151835 Paperback Very Good+ 
1985 reprint of Arkon edition. Tight binding, shiny cover, looks unread. Previously published as' The Night of a Thousand Suicides' by Teruhiko Asad, this Arkon paperback edition is translated by Ray Cowan. Teruhiko Asada's compelling first person account of the breakout at Cowra Prisoner of War Camp during World War 2 is based on actual events as recounted by one of the prisoners to the author. Paperback binding is fragile . ; 12mo ; 128 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
13 Avery, Derek Military Insignia
Ware Wordsworth Editions 1995 1853268208 / 9781853268205 Hard Cover Very Good 
96p, illustrated in colour with details of world's fighting forces. A Wordsworth Colour Handbook. ; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
14 Bagnold, Enid A Diary without Dates
Virago Press Ltd 1978 0860680363 / 9780860680369 Paperback Very Good- 
Yellowed paper, owners name whited out half title page ; Diary of the author's experience as a VADnurse in World War 1, first published in 1918. 100gms weight ; 7.70 X 4.90 X 0.40 inches; 128 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
15 Baird-Murray, Maureen A WORLD OVERTURNED : A BURMESE CHILDHOOD, 1933-47
London Constable & Company Ltd. 1997 009476400x / 9780094764002 Hardcover Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Near new condition but title page removed. 
Looks as new but lacks title page. "An autobiographical account by Maureen Baird-Murray, the daughter of a Burmese peasant girl and an Irishman serving in the Burma Frontier Service, providing insight into both good and bad experiences of a childhood disrupted by the Second World War." 350gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
16 Barasch, Marc Ian THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK OF ATOMIC WAR
Angus & Robertson 1984 0207149836 / 9780207149832 Paperback Very Good Illustrated by Drescher, Henrik 
Full of facts and useful information. 200gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 108 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
17 Barker, Elisabeth Churchill and Eden At War
London, Leics. , United Kingdom Macmillan London Ltd 1978 0333234677 / 9780333234679 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
346p, index. Jacket is creased and worn at base, chipped at both ends of spine. ; 8vo 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
18 Barnes, R Money The Uniforms and History of the Scottish Regiments. Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa.1625 to the Present Day
London Sphere Books 1972 First Edition Soft Cover Good 
344p, index, colour plates. Browned margins. Owner's phone number on top of front page. No crease to spine. ; 8vo 
Price: 26.50 AUD
 
 
19 Bawlf, Samuel THE SECRET VOYAGE OF SIR FRANCIS DRAKE
London Penguin Books Ltd 2004 0141005912 / 9780141005911 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Index, notes and bibliography Whilst circumnavigating the globe in 1577 was Drake on another secret mission? 300 grams weight. ; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 26.20 AUD
 
 
20 Bean, C E W AUSTRALIA'S FEDERAL ARCHIVES John Curtin's Initiative. Reprinted from "Historical Studies," November, 1947
Melbourne Melbourne University Press Paperback Very Good 
Stapled booklet, yellowed paper, makes a case for the preservation of war records of World War 2 to prevent the destruction of material that occurred after World War 1 by creating a national archives system. 80gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 12 pages 
Price: 15.05 AUD
 

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