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School For War

By: Sava, George

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Faber: 1942

Seller ID: 180

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Internally clean. A discussion of the origins of WWII and the rise of Nazi Germany. View more info

Only Owls and Bloody Fools Fly at Night

By: Sawyer, Group Captain Tom

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Goodall: 1985

Seller ID: 9769

ISBN: 0907579078

Condition: Very Good


191pp. Illustrated softback covers with one light ring mark to front. Internally very clean. A WWII bomber piilot tells his remarkable story. View more info

An Exchange Of Eagles

By: Seal, Owen

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Collins: 1987

Seller ID: 3523

ISBN: 0002231557

Condition: Fine


254pp, the edges brownng a little with age, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. Set in 1940, two agents join in an underground plot. View more info

The Sixth of June

By: Shapiro, Lionel

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Companion Book Club: 1957

Seller ID: 9922

Condition: Very Good


351pp, complete dustjacket in removeable plastic cover. Corner of flyleaf neatly removed, otherwise internally very clean. Set before D Day in WWII - became a film View more info

Yorkshire Air Museum Allied Forces Memorial Elvington York Souvenir Guide Book

By: Sherrard-Smith, Moe

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Yorkshire Air Museum: 1993

Seller ID: 15956

ISBN: 0951237918

Condition: Fine


48pp, illustrated soft covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The history and exhibits of the Yorkshire Air Museum, including the restoration of the Halifax bomber. View more info

Landfall

By: Shute, Nevil

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Pan: 1969

Seller ID: 9444

ISBN: 033010165X

Condition: Good


240pp, illustrated softback covers with sellotape repairs to spine. and inner covers. Internally clean - a good 'reading copy'. Set in the air-sea battles of WWII View more info

The Chequer Board

By: Shute, Nevil

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Vintage: 2009

Seller ID: 9589

ISBN: 0099530023

Condition: Very Good


380pp, the edges browning with age, softback covers with light creases to spine. Internally clean and tight. John Turner has only one year to live and looks for 3 men he met in wartime View more info

Days From A Different World A Memoir of Childhood

By: Simpson, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14035

ISBN: 1405050047

Condition: Fine


413pp, complete dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The foreign correspondent's memoir of his family background, and growing up in Croydon after the Second World War. View more info

The Song of the Cold

By: Sitwell, Edith

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12034

Condition: Very Good


116pp, including notes. Dustjacket has a little loss to the ends of the spine but is otherwise complete. Internally very clean. Poems written in the War, with some earlier poems. View more info

A Letter To My Son

By: Sitwell, Sir Osbert

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Home & Van Thal: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7990

Condition: Very Good


32pp. Complete dustjacket, with one short closed tear and a little rubbing to the edges. Original owner's name under jacket turnover, otherwise a clean copy. Wartime thoughts. View more info

Fifty Years With Mountbatten

By: Smith, Charles

Price: £2.25

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1981

Seller ID: 12137

ISBN: 0600204030

Condition: Very Good


176pp, browning a little to edges. Illustrated softback covers without creases. B + w phortographs. Internally clean and tight. A biography of the 1st Sea Lord and last Viceroy of India by his valet. View more info

Cockleshell Commando

By: Sparks, Bill

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Isis Large Print: 2005

Seller ID: 14107

ISBN: 075319306X

Condition: Very Good


Large Print edition. 219pp, laminated illustrated hard covers. Ex library - a couple of stamps, otherwise internally clean. The memoirs of a survivor of the Cockleshell Hero raid in WWII, Operation Frankton in the Gironde and fighting with the Greek Sacred Squadron in WWII, and life as a policeman in Malaya. View more info

The Waffen SS Hitler's Elite Guard at War 1939 - 1945

By: Stein, George H

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Cornell Oxford: 1966

Seller ID: 17082

Condition: Very Good


330pp, complete illustrated dustjacket with a little wear to the ends of the spine. B + w illustrations and fold out maps. A very small light mark to the foredge, othewise internally very clean. The Waffen SS were the crack military branch of the Nazi party Elite Guard (SS). View more info

The Aforesaid Child

By: Sullivan, Clare

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Guild: 1988

Seller ID: 3710

Condition: Fine


1st reprint of this edition. 221pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. A very clean copy. The story of 7 year old Meg Chandler, set in wartime. View more info

The Aforesaid Child

By: Sullivan, Clare

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Guild: 1988

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 4677

Condition: Fine


221pp, the edges browning a little with age, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. The story of seven year old Meg, growing up in wartime. View more info

Chenies

By: Taffrail

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hodder: 1943

Seller ID: 4530

Condition: Very Good


2nd impression of 1st edition. 283pp, buff cloth covered boards. Internally clean. Wartime sea story. View more info

Arctic Convoy

By: Taffrail

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Quality Book Club: 1111

Seller ID: 15025

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1950s. 315pp, the paper browning a little with age. Dustjacket illustrated by C E Turner with repaired tears, and portions of loss. Internally clean. The story of the Arctic Convoys to North Russia in WWII, based on the true story of a young officer on a destroyer. View more info

Permission To Speak

By: Talbot, Godfrey

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1977

Seller ID: 4629

ISBN: 0091272505

Condition: Very Good


190pp, dustjacket with a couple of short closed tears to edges, no loss. B + w photographs. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The second volume of memoirs of the broadcaster, who was Palace representative for the BBC for 25 years. Covers the War, the Queen's Wedding, Chruchill's funeral etc. View more info

Aircraft Aircraft

By: Taylor, John W R

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Paul Hamlyn: 1967

Seller ID: 480

Condition: Very Good


Large format. 140 pp, black boards, worn to edges, colour and b + w photographs. Spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise VG. View more info

The Magic Army

By: Thomas, Leslie

Price: £3.00

Publisher: BCA: 1982

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 2503

Condition: Very Good


445pp, the edges browning a little with age, dustjacket with a couple of closed tears, no loss. Tape strengthening to hinge, otherwise internally clean. The lead up to D Day in 1944. View more info