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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


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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The Story of the Malakand Field Force An Episode of Frontier War

By: Churchill, Winston, Sir

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Leo Cooper: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18193


DJ shows light shelf wear, pages yellowed as is common in British publications from this period. A few notations in pen. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.29 X 6.38 X 1.02 inches; 233 pages; "First published in 1898 this text describes the force to which Churchill was attached when it was sent to subdue the rebellious Mohmands on the North-West Frontier in 1897. The author was a subaltern in the 4th Hussars but found regimental life too qui... 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


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


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

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


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


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

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

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


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


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


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, Pan Books: 1971

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 9833


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