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Queen Victoria's Commanders

By: Barthorp, Michael

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Wellingborough, England, Osprey Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16111

ISBN: 1841762741

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs, colour illustrations; 9.70 X 7.20 X 0.30 inches; 64 pages; This title covers the careers and personalities of more than 20 generals and colonels, the leaders of Queen Victoria's armies during the British Empire's greatest years. It also includes a few distinguished junior officers who represent the breed of men whom they commanded in battle. View more info

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British Gallantry Awards, 1855-2000

By: Duckers, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Buckinghamshire, UK, Shire: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18482

ISBN: 0747805164

Condition: Near Fine


Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book.; Shire Library; Colour Illustrations; 8.11 X 5.75 X 0.24 inches; 64 pages; "Since the ancient times soldiers have been honoured for gallantry in battle, and since the 1850s specific acts of bravery 'in the face of the enemy' by British and Imperial forces have been recognized by the award of a range of wearable decorations. These provide a visual indication both of the bravery of the recipient of its reco... View more info

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Lancashire v Hitler; Civilians at War

By: FREETHY, Ron

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Newbury, Berks, Countryside Books: 2006

Seller ID: 16511

ISBN: 1846740088

Condition: Very Good


Bottom fore corner a little bumped, gift notation on front fly ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8.27 X 5.59 X 0.47 inches; 176 pages; This illustrated book tells the story of the ordinary people of Lancashire during the Second World War and their valuable contribution to the war effort: from their work in the weapons factories, to "digging for victory" and coping with the day to day deprivations of war. View more info

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The Lilywhite 59th The 2nd Nottinghamshire & 2nd Battalion East Lancashire Regiment

By: Lewis, A. S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lancashire, England, Blackburn Recreation Services Department: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18991

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, text unmarked. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pages View more info

Image for Battle Honours of the British Army - from Tangier 1662, to the commencement of the reign of King Edward VII

Battle Honours of the British Army - from Tangier 1662, to the commencement of the reign of King Edward VII

By: Norman, C.B.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon UK, David & Charles: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9308

ISBN: 0715353985

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ, price clipped ; A bright solid, book, DJ in Mylar ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 500 pages; "Each section contains brief accounts of every major campaign with tables showing the casualties - officers and men - killed and wounded. The whole work is supplemented with full indexes, as wemm as maps and illustrations." This is a reprint of the 1911 classic. View more info

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Fusilier Geordie; Anecdotes, Stories & Reminiscences of The Fifth, Royal Northumberland Fusiliers

By: Paddy Baxter & John Masters

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Pentland Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18019

ISBN: 1858214882

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.21 X 6.38 X 0.79 inches; 219 pages View more info

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King George's Army 1740 – 1793: (1) Infantry

By: Reid, Stuart & Paul Chappell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18713

ISBN: 1855325152

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers have very light shelf wear present.; A bright, solid book.; Men-At-Arms Series ; Vol. 285; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.70 X 7.24 X 0.18 inches; 48 pages; "To most contemporary politicians the 18th century British Army was no more than an unwelcome necessity in wartime and an unjustifiable extravagance in peacetime. Nevertheless, the overall impression which is to be gained from a close study of the Army's own records, and from the surviving letters, d... View more info

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King George's Army 1740 – 1793: (2)

By: Reid, Stuart & Paul Chappell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18711

ISBN: 1855325640

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers have very light shelf wear present.; A bright, solid book.; Men-At-Arms Series ; Vol. 289; B&W and Colour Illustrations, Maps; 9.76 X 7.17 X 0.24 inches; 48 pages; "The 18th century was marked by a steady growth in central control of the British Army and a corresponding decrease in the influence enjoyed by individual commanding officers. The most obvious sign of this process was the increasing uniformity of the clothing issued each year to the soldiers. N... View more info

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King George’s Army 1740 - 1993: (3)

By: Reid, Stuart & Paul Chappell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18712

ISBN: 1855325659

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers have very light shelf wear present.; A bright, solid book.; Men-At-Arms Series ; Vol. 292; B&W and colour illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 48 pages; "The 18th century was marked by a steady growth in central control of the British Army and a corresponding decrease in the influence enjoyed by individual commanding officers. The most obvious sign of this process was the increasing uniformity of the clothing issued each year to the soldiers. Nevert... View more info

BATTLES OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR

By: WOOLRYCH, AUSTIN

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, MACMILLAN: 1966

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 9833

ISBN: 0330201654

Condition: Very Good


Light wear, pages yellowed ; A tight solid book. ; Mass Market PB; BRITISH BATTLES; 208 pages View more info