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Second World War

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The Philippine Sea 1944: The last great carrier battle

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The Philippine Sea 1944: The last great carrier battle

Mark Stille

History; Asian history; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

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After suffering devastating losses in the huge naval battles at Midway and the Soloman Islands, the Imperial Japanese navy... [more]

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Operation Torch 1942: The invasion of French North Africa

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Operation Torch 1942: The invasion of French North Africa

Brian Lane Herder

History; African history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Battles & campaigns

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Following the raid on Pearl Harbor and the entry of the United States into World War II, President Franklin D. Roosevelt identified... [more]

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Rabaul 1943-44: Reducing Japan's great island fortress

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Rabaul 1943-44: Reducing Japan's great island fortress

Mark Lardas

History; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare; Air forces & warfare

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In 1942, the massive Japanese naval base and airfield at Rabaul was a fortress standing in the Allies' path to Tokyo. It was... [more]

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The Dam Busters

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The Dam Busters

Paul Brickhill

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Air forces & warfare

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The first Pan paperback to sell over a million copies, reissued in honour of Pan's 70th birthday. [more]

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Case Red: The Collapse of France

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Case Red: The Collapse of France

Robert Forczyk

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Battles & campaigns

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Case Red captures the drama of the final three weeks of military operations in France in June 1940, and explains the great... [more]

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Air Force Blue: The RAF in World War Two - Spearhead of Victory

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Air Force Blue: The RAF in World War Two - Spearhead of Victory

Patrick Bishop

History; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Air forces & warfare

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In 2018 the RAF is one hundred years old. In his new book, destined to be a classic, Patrick Bishop examines the high point... [more]

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Hitler's Soldiers: The German Army in the Third Reich

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Hitler's Soldiers: The German Army in the Third Reich

Ben H. Shepherd

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

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A penetrating study of the German army s military campaigns, relations with the Nazi regime, and complicity in Nazi crimes... [more]

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Bolt Action: Campaign: New Guinea

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Bolt Action: Campaign: New Guinea

Warlord Games

History; Second World War; Battles & campaigns; Role-playing, war games & fantasy sports

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In 1942, Japanese forces invaded the island of New Guinea and started a bitter, three-year campaign against allied Australian... [more]

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Exodus Burma: The British Escape Through the Jungles of Death 1942

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Exodus Burma: The British Escape Through the Jungles of Death 1942

Felicity Goodall

History; Asian history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Battles & campaigns

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Here diaries, letters and official documents have been drawn on to bring to life this shocking episode in the British Empire's... [more]

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Battle for North Africa

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Battle for North Africa

Glyn Harper

History; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism; Battles & campaigns

Hardback

The desperate weeks of desert warfare that gave the Allies hope that they could put Nazi Germany on the run [more]

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The Wehrmacht's Last Stand: The German Campaigns of 1944-1945

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The Wehrmacht's Last Stand: The German Campaigns of 1944-1945

Robert M. Citino

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Battles & campaigns

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The Wehrmacht's Last Stand is a gripping account of German military campaigns during the final phase of World War II, paying... [more]

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A Most Enigmatic War: R.V. Jones and the Genesis of British Scientific Intelligence 1939-45

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A Most Enigmatic War: R.V. Jones and the Genesis of British Scientific Intelligence...

James Goodchild

History; Second World War; Military intelligence

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Reassesses WWII scientific intelligence through a meticulous critique of the wartime papers and memoirs of its key protagonist,... [more]

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Double Agent Celery: MI5's Crooked Hero

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Double Agent Celery: MI5's Crooked Hero

Carolinda Witt

Biography; True war & combat stories; Second World War; Espionage & secret services

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The extraordinary yet true story of a M15 Double Agent in WW2. [more]

$65.00

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The Battle for the Maginot Line 1940

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The Battle for the Maginot Line 1940

Clayton Donnell

History; Second World War; Battles & campaigns

Hardback

Graphic account of the battle for the Maginot Line in 1940 written by one of the leading experts in the field [more]

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The Lancaster Bomber Pocket Manual: 1941-1945

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The Lancaster Bomber Pocket Manual: 1941-1945

Martin Robson

History; Second World War; Air forces & warfare; Military aircraft

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Part of the bestselling Conway pocket-book series, The Lancaster Bomber Pocket Manual collates authentic period sources, including... [more]

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Go-Betweens for Hitler

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Go-Betweens for Hitler

Karina Urbach

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism; Diplomacy

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The untold story of how Germany's top aristocrats contributed to Hitler's secret diplomacy during the Third Reich, providing... [more]

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Resistance and Collaboration in Hitler's Empire

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Resistance and Collaboration in Hitler's Empire

Vesna Drapac, Gareth Pritchard

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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This new study provides a concise, accessible introduction to occupied Europe. It explores how these terms cannot be examined... [more]

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Killer Caldwell: Australia's Greatest Fighter Pilot

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Killer Caldwell: Australia's Greatest Fighter Pilot

Jeffrey Watson

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; European history; Second World War; Air forces & warfare

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Clive 'Killer' Caldwell was a natural and brilliant pilot, a superb shot, and a born leader. He saw action against the Germans,... [more]

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The Fight for Australia: From Changi and Darwin to Kokoda: The Triumph of Bravery, Mateship and Courage That Saved Us in World War II

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The Fight for Australia: From Changi and Darwin to Kokoda: The Triumph of...

Roland Perry

History; Second World War

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The compelling story of Australia's desperate fight for survival during World War II. In the dark days following the fall... [more]

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Young Lothar: An Underground Fugitive in Nazi Berlin

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Young Lothar: An Underground Fugitive in Nazi Berlin

Larry Orbach, Vivien Orbach-Smith

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; European history; The Holocaust; Second World War

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Lothar Orbach, the youngest son of a German Jewish family, was just 14 when the Nazis began rounding up Berlin's Jews. [more]

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Asylum: A survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France

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Asylum: A survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France...

Moriz Scheyer

Memoirs; History; European history; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism

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A recently discovered account reveals an Austrian Jewish writer's flight, persecution and clandestine life in wartime France... [more]

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Dunkirk: Retreat to Victory

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Dunkirk: Retreat to Victory

Julian Thompson

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Regiments

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An insightful military history of Dunkirk and the British army's retreat by an author who was himself a distinguished soldier.... [more]

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I Fought at Dunkirk: Seven Veterans Remember Their Fight For Salvation

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I Fought at Dunkirk: Seven Veterans Remember Their Fight For Salvation

Mike Rossiter

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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When Britain declared war against Germany in September 1939, thousands of young men sailed across the English Channel to fight... [more]

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The Winter Fortress: The Epic Mission to Sabotage Hitler's Atomic Bomb

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The Winter Fortress: The Epic Mission to Sabotage Hitler's Atomic Bomb

Neal Bascomb

History; European history; Second World War; Special & elite forces; Nuclear weapons

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The thrilling story of how SOE-trained commandos destroyed the Nazis' nuclear-weapons programme in one of the most daring... [more]

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Hunting the Nazi Bomb: The Special Forces Mission to Sabotage Hitler's Deadliest Weapon

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Hunting the Nazi Bomb: The Special Forces Mission to Sabotage Hitler's Deadliest...

Damien Lewis

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Nuclear weapons

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Churchill's SOE and the Race to Stop the Nazi Bomb [more]

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