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AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY 0F THE 9th AUSTRALIAN DIVISION.1940-46. HC DJ. VGCPROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED. SCAN OF CONTENTS PAGE. B/W PHOTOS. WORLD WAR 11.
HELL AND HIGH FEVER. DAVID SELBY HD CJ 1956. 2/22nd AIF, RABAUL. -WWII. AUST.HELL AND HIGH FEVER. by DAVID SELBY. 1ST EDITION 1956. DUST JACKET NOW PROTECTED HAS WEAR AND TEARS - SEE SCANS. WORLD WAR II. BOOK IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.AU $225.00Free postage
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY centenary history warships hmvs cerberusISBN 0195541162. POOR: All text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects. Reading copies and binding copies fall into this category. FAIR: Obviously well-worn, but no text pages missing.AU $30.25Was: Previous priceAU $55.00or Best Offer
UNIFORMS BRITISH ARMY CAVALRY REGIMENTS history household royal horse artilleryIn the British Army, regimental differences in uniform abound. For the collector, modler, or historical enthusiast, detailed information on these differences is difficult to obtain. This book, containing more than 100 color illustrations by one of the greatest of all military illustrators and detailed text by a major authority on the dress of the British Army, provides an historical survey of these differences, regiment by regiment, from the mid 17th century to the eve of WWI.AU $36.30Was: Previous priceAU $66.00or Best Offer
Gallipoli The Turkish Defence The story from Turkish Documents BOOK WWI HCThe people of both Australia and Turkey attach meaning to their national identities and ideals as a result of the Gallipoli campaign. Gallipoli- The Turkish Defence is the first and only book to reveal new details of the Turkish point of view of the conflict, revealing how the Turks reacted and defended Gallipoli and how they succeeded in forcing the Allied forces to withdraw.
Tony McCrum SUNK BY STUKAS royal navy hms skipjack bridlington mendip tartarSkipjack was suddenly attacked by ten Stukas and was mortally hit and sunk. Eventually rescue was at hand and McCrum was landed at Ramsgate. In June 1940 he was appointed First Lieutenant of HMS. Tony McCrum was born in Portsmouth in 1919, the second son of a naval lieutenant and a mother who came from a line of naval officers that stretched back to and beyond Trafalgar.AU $24.20Was: Previous priceAU $44.00or Best Offer
TEAM TORNADO royal air force gulf war defence fightersJohn Peters still flies Tornado bombers, while John Nichol has retrained and now flies in Tornado fighters. In the skies, rehearsing for combat, the two stalk each other in chillingly realistic and potentially lethal simulated combat.AU $12.10Was: Previous priceAU $22.00or Best Offer
The Battleship Yamato BOOK WWII Japan Japanese Anatomy of the Ship seriesThis book is in very good condition. The dust jacket is in fair condition. There is wear to the edges (creasing and scuffing with more to the top edges), corners (creasing and scuffing) and to the top and bottom of the spine (creasing and scuffing with more to the top including a few small rips now repaired with acid free tape).AU $29.50
Sandakan Under Nippon: The Last March By Don Wall (1989) Revised EdSandakan Under Nippon: The Last March. Publisher & Date: D. Wall (1989) Revised Ed. By Don Wall. in a good quality plastic without the use of tape. Signed by author. Good : Describes the average used worn book that has all pages or leaves present.
The Vietnam War: The Illustrated History Of The Conflict In Southeast Asia, 1983Good : Describes the average used worn book that has all pages or leaves present. The book may have tanning or foxing, creases on cover and spine as well as moderate spine lean, may have an old price or previous owners initials or name.
2/5th AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION army history libya greece syria new guineaThe 2/5th Battalion was one of only 2 Australian Infantry Battalions to campaign against all the King's enemies in World War II. Along with the 2/3rd Battalion, it was involved in the campaigns in Libya against the Italians, in Greece against the Germans, in Syria against the Vichy French, and in New Guinea against the Japanese.AU $121.00Was: Previous priceAU $220.00or Best Offer
Al-Qasimi MYTH OF ARAB PIRACY IN THE GULF history royal navy ras al-khaimahThe British became the dominant power in the Arab Gulf in the late eighteenth century. The conventional view has justified British imperial expansion in the Gulf region because of the need to supress Arab piracy.AU $121.00Was: Previous priceAU $220.00or Best Offer
Doan Cong Tinh MOMENTS: PHOTOGRAPH on the VIETNAM WAR KHOAN KHAC north armyDoan Cong Tinh who spent more than two years living under fire in Quang Tri, capturing some of the most dramatic battlefield pictures from the northern side. He said he had carried a firearm as well as a camera and used both of them.AU $220.00or Best Offer
SIGNED Curtin's Cowboys Richard & Helen Walker 1st Ed HCDJ 1986 Bush CommandosBy Richard & Helen Walker. " Curtin's Cowboys. Bush Commandos.". First Edition. Many black & white photographs and maps. [SIGNED]. Signed by both Authors to half-title page. Scarce in Very Good Hardcover, Signed by Both Authors.AU $95.00
AIF 2/40 military history WWII DOOMED BATTALION Peter Henning signed TasmaniaAssigned a hopeless military task within a misguided strategy, they were captured a week after the fall of Singapore in February 1942.". Signed by the author. In Tasmania, it's Campbell Town for Books.AU $69.95eBay Premium ServiceFree postageor Best Offer
A Thousand Men at War Story of the 2/16th Malcolm Uren 1st Ed HCDJ 1959 SCARCEUren was a journalist and an Australian war correspondent during the Second World War. The history of this West Australian battalion follows the formation and it's campaigns during the war, featuring 35 black & white photos and 8 maps, notes and at the rear, a nominal roll.AU $95.00
War in the Shadows Bougainville 1944 – 45 BOOK WWII HCIn 1945, it seemed to us to be a useless and unnecessary campaign.. we begrudged every casualty.. It is still a relatively unknown Australian campaign because, inexplicably, few writers have chosen to describe it since.AU $12.50
Nazi Women The Attraction of Evil BOOK WWII Germany GermanConcentration camp commandant Maria Mandel Loved classical music and organized an orchestra to play during roll call and at executions. She kept Jews as pets’, sending them to the gas chamber when she grew tired of them.
Demon to Vampire: The Story of No 21 (City of Melbourne) Squadron. HC/DWTitle Demon to Vampire: The Story of No 21 (City of Melbourne) Squadron. Author Brook, Squadron Leader. Within Australia No charge. Condition hardcover and dustwrapper in very good condition.
DISGUISED GERMAN RAIDERS of WOLRD WAR II navy orion komet pinguin kormoranIn 1940 the raiders. Kormoran left Germany and waged a "pirate war" in the South Seas as part of Germany's strategy to attack the British Empire's maritime trade on a global scale. Their extraordinary voyages spanned the globe and are maritime sagas in the finest tradition of seafaring.AU $18.15Was: Previous priceAU $33.00or Best Offer
RED ARROWS royal air force raf aerobatic team british aerospace hawk formationsPOOR: All text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects. Reading copies and binding copies fall into this category. FAIR: Obviously well-worn, but no text pages missing. May be without endpapers or title page.AU $12.10Was: Previous priceAU $22.00or Best Offer
American War Planes in Action Sydney Veale 1st Ed HCDJ 1944 Uncommon with Jacket" American War Planes in Action. ". Quarto (22 x 26cm), 48 pages. Very Good Condition in Good Price-Clipped Dustjacket. Dustjacket has wear and chips to corners and edges, small pieces missing to rear (see Photos), soiling to fragile cover.AU $35.00
Mark Adkin The Trafalgar Companion Sea Battle Lorn Nelson HBDJThe Battle of Trafalgar was fought on the 21st of October 1805 off Cape Trafalgar on the Spanish coast, between the combined fleets of Spain and France and the Royal Navy. The last great sea action of the period, it established British naval supremacy and ended the threat of French invasion.AU $90.00or Best Offer
RAAF SAGA- AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE AT WAR-WW2RAAF Saga- The Australian Air Force Christmas Book, 1944. This edition published 1954 by the Australian War Memorial, Canberra. 200 pages of stories of the RAAF, includes honour roll.AU $15.00
Victory at Villers-Bretonneux by Peter Fitzsimons BOOK WWI France AnzacsIt’s early 1918, and after four brutal years the fate of the Great War hangs in the balance. On the other hand, now that America has entered the war, two million soldiers are crossing the Atlantic to tip the scales to the Allies.
USAF 1947-99 f-86 sabre f-4 phantom f-15 eagle fighter bomber jets stealthAs the Soviet threat diminished and the Cold War came to a dramatic end in the late 1980s, the USAF acted as a vanguard against international terrorism with the successful Operations El Dorado Canyon in Libya and Just Cause in Panama.AU $12.10Was: Previous priceAU $22.00or Best Offer
You'll Never Get Off The Island Prisoner of War Changi BOOK WWII POW HCThis is the story of one signalman and his section from the time of the surrender of the British forces on Singapore Island in February 1942 to the British reoccupation in August 1945. He relates many stories about the Japanese soldiers and guards, their attitudes to life and to the war, and shows that many of them were as much victims of their own military system as their captives, rather than sadistic torturers who relished inflicting both mental and physical pain on their prisoners.
Claims to Fame The B-17 Flying Fortress BOOK Aircraft Bomber WWIIThe Boeing B-17 is seen by many as the greatest American aircraft of all time, and, some would argue, the greatest military aircraft ever. But to the pilots, crew and ground crew who flew and worked with it, the B-17 was more than a mere machine; crews felt strongly about their particular aircraft, emblazoned with nose art and individual names, and so began the theme of this new book.
The Last Voyage Of The Lusitania By A.A. Hoehling & Mary Hoehling, HCDJThe Last Voyage Of The Lusitania. By A.A. Hoehling & Mary Hoehling. the last end page, light foxing to the text block and a small dent. to the front board. Binding is tight and boards are clean. The jacket.AU $15.00
Casualty Figures: How Five Men Survived The First World War By Michele BarrettPrevious price in pencil on the front end page the only. Good : Describes the average used worn book that has all pages or leaves present. The book may have tanning or foxing, creases on cover and spine as well as moderate spine lean, may have an old price or previous owners initials or name.
UNIT BADGES OF THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE (Signed Copy) HB/DJTitle: UNIT BADGES OF THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE (Signed Copy). No publication date (c. 1989). xii, 188pp., colour unit badge illustrations throughout, plus b/white illustrated section at rear.AU $49.95Free postage
THE DIGGER'S VIEW : WORLD WAR ONE IN COLOUR - MAHONY Australia SIGNED scarceAlthough colour photography was around prior to 1903, the Lumière brothers, Auguste and Louis, patented the process in 1903 and developed the first colour film in 1907. The French army was the primary source of colour photos during the course of World War I, however, the famous Australian official photographer, Frank Hurley also experimented with colour photography.AU $90.00or Best Offer
THE TEAM - Australian Army Advisers in Vietnam 1962-1972 - Ian McNeillFor sale is 'The Team' - Australian Army Advisers in Vietnam 1962-1972 - by Ian McNeill. In hard cover format with dust jacket the book was published by the Australian War Memorial in 1984 and is a first edition.AU $34.00eBay Premium ServiceFree postage
The Great Book of World War II Airplanes, Over 400 Full Colour Illustrations hcThe Great Book of World War II Airplanes. This book is in very good condition. Hardcover with dust jacket, 632 pages, 270x340mm. Published 1984. Illustrator: Rikyu Watanabe. Robert C Mikesh.AU $89.95
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GERMAN MILITARY AIRCRAFT - BRYAN PHILPOTT192 PAGES AND VERY WELL ILLUSTRATED WITH PHOTO PLATES INCLUDING COLOUR PLUS DETAILED FULL COLOUR ARTWORKS. FROM THE EARLY PROTOTYPES BUILT IN GERMANY PRIOR TO WORLD WAR ONE TO MORE MODERN AIRCRAFT. DESCRIBES THE USES AND SPECIFICATIONS OF EACH MAJOR PLANE.AU $24.00or Best Offer
NO CASE TO ANWER by Jo. Stevenson - HMAS Melbourne - 1st Edition (HC/DJ, 1971)NO CASE TO ANWER by Jo. Stevenson (Hardcover/Dust Jacket, 1971). The story of the HMAS Melbourne and the US Destroyer Evans. st Australian Edition. Alpha Books.
Mud & Blood,2/23rd Battalion 'Albury's own, Unit History,1991 Pat Share,SignedThe 2/23rd Infantry Battalion was raised at the Albury Showgrounds in Victoria in June 1940, as part of the 26th Brigade. Initially the brigade belonged to the 7th Division but in early 1941 moved to the 9th Division.AU $180.00Free postage
Tales from Spandau Nazi Criminals and the Cold War BOOK HC Military HistoryThis book is in fair condition. The dust jacket is in fair condition. There is some wear to the edges (creasing and scuffing), corners (some scuffing and creasing) and to the top and bottom of the spine (creasing and scuffing).
OBSERVATION POST: Six Years of War with the 2/11th Aust. Army Field Regiment HBArmy Field Regiment. A well-compiled unit history of six years of war for the 2/11th Australian Army Field Regiment, who saw action in the Middle East (Syria/Lebanon) in 1941, garrisoned in Darwin during 1943, and service in New Guinea and Bougainville during 1944/45. .AU $124.95
From Bleriot To Spitfire (Hardcover, 1980)From Bleriot To Spitfire. Acceptable or Reading Copy: A copy usually in poor to fair condition that includes all text presented in a legible fashion. The copy is fine to read but nothing more. We will try to rectify any possible issues as quickly as possible.
Iris Nesdale - THE CORVETTES - Forgotten Ships of The Royal Australian Navy - HCThis work gathers a thousand or more strands of anecdote, personal recollection and formal records and weaves them into a fabric, illumined by photographs that, for those who sailed in Corvettes, will surely 'summon up remembrance of things past.AU $105.00Free postage
Hooves, wheels & tracks:History 4th/19th Prince of Wales's Light Horse AustraliaIt traces, across some 130 years, much of the activity and the events that shaped the destiny of the Regiment. Whilst official records and reports provide the backdrop against which the story is set, it is the diaries, letters and recollections of the men, and recently the women, of the unit that add colour, vibrancy and above all, realism, to the tapestry of events.AU $75.00Free postageor Best Offer
The Unnecessary War: Island Campaigns South-West Pacific 1944-45 Peter CharltonCharlton, Peter: The Unnecessary War: Island Campaigns of the South-West Pacific 1944-45 MacMillan, Melbourne, 1983. First Edition. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0333356284. ISBN/EAN: 9780333356289. Inventory No: 30948.AU $30.00eBay Premium ServiceFree postage
Australia's Ships of War by Jon Bastock ( Hardcover 1975) No. 29 of 750 SignedCondition Comments :Covers shows some light wear, some very light foxing to the last couple of pages present, foxing to the external edge of pages present, besides that a clean sound book, quite rare, signed and numbered as shown.
FIGHTING FIRSTS: Fighter Aircraft Combat Debuts from 1914-1944 ~ HB/DJTitle FIGHTING FIRSTS: Fighter Aircraft Combat Debuts from 1914-1944. Folio: approx. 30.5cm tall and over. 4to: approx 24.5cm to 30.5cm tall. 8vo: approx. 19.5cm to 24.5cm tall. 12mo: approx. 17cm to 19.5cm tall.AU $17.95
HOOVES, WHEELS & TRACKS history of 4th/19th Prince of Wales’s Light Horse RegimeTh Prince of Wales’s Light Horse Regiment and its predecessors. th Prince of Wales’s Light Horse Regiment 0731690427. Very good hardcover first edition with dust jacket. Dust jacket has some light creasing and is now protected by removable, clear archival plastic.AU $100.00