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Tears in the Snow

By: Arnie Wilson

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 1715


Unread. No remainder mark. The true story of a couple who skied the world and their triumphs and tragedies. Illus. with color and b/w photos. View more info

Edward VII: Image of an Era 1841-1910

By: Bentley-Cranch, Dana

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, UK, HMSO: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4975


Published in association with the National Portrait Gallery. New, unread. Text tanning lightly around the edges. Edward VII's reign lasted only 9 years, yet he became one of the most popular and well known of British monarchs. This biography, combining lively and informative text with a wealth of color and b/w illustrations, provides an answer.; 160 pages View more info

The War Is Over

By: Dominique, Ilana

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Lewes, Sussex, United Kingdom, The Book Guild Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5955


New, unread, unmarked. The autobiography of a Polish Jewish survivor of several camps and the Death March who settled in the United States after the war, and then Israel. The author, the Helen of this moving book has amazing recall of the period when all Europe was in painful disarray. ; 250 pages View more info

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The SAS Sex Survival Handbook: The Secret Adventures of Britain's Bravest Heros

By: Frances Nicholson

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 544


Unread, unmarked. Frances Nicholson, best selling author of Married to the SAS, was married to SAS Gulf hero Andy McNab. She knows, better than anyone, the almost intolerable stresses and strains that every SAS soldier must endure. But she also knows the hidden lives of these anonymous heroes. As a confidante and friend, she became privy to their most secret lives of all -- the racy sexual encounters that have left countless women begging for more. Learn of the illicit a... View more info

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Married to the SAS

By: Frances Nicholson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1997

Seller ID: 5141


Unread, unmarked. Twelve color photographs and twelve b&w photographs. The ex-wife of SAS super soldier, Andy McNab, the best-selling author, reveals all the secrets of life inside the SAS and shows that anger, violence and passionate sex are an everyday part of Britain's military lifestyles. The SAS are Britain's elite military unit, and the women they have are often treated brutally. Frances had to learn how to deal with the extraordinary psychological pressures that h... View more info

Orchid Man: The Life, Work and Memoirs of the Rev. H.M.R. Rupp, 1872-1956

By: Gilbert, Lionel

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1889


Unread, minimal shelf wear. No tears, no chips, a few thumb nail scratches to DJ. 248 pp + 8 pp in color. Illus. with b/w photos and author's ddrawings. Index. View more info

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Negatives of My Father: Studies in Austrian Literature Culture and Thought

By: Henisch, Peter

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Riverside, California, U.S.A., Ariadne Press: 1990

Seller ID: 4807


New, unblemished. The novel explores the generation conflict between the author and his father, a well-known press photographer in World War II. Although both are artists, exploiting reality as material for their respective arts, they hold contrasting views of reality and cannot resolve their artistic and moral differences. The father, proud of his achievements as a war photographer, feels that he could carry out his duties without involvement in the moral issues, while ... View more info

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Gracie Fields: A Biography

By: Joan Moules

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chichester, UK, Summersdale: 1997

Seller ID: 569


Unread. Unmarked. This biography shares the triumphs, tragedies and loneliness that this popular WWII singer and actress endured throughout her life. 256 pages. 15 b&w photos. Index. View more info

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Me and My Big Mouth

By: Larry Adler with Philip Judge

Price: $8.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1994

Seller ID: 3710


Unread. 8 pages of black & white photos. Renowned jazz harmonica player, Larry Adler, tells the highly entertaining story of his life rubbing shoulders with Al Capone, Ingrid Bergman, Jack Benny and Frank Sinatra; his exile from the U.S. in the 1950's by Communist witch-hunts; and his subsequent vindication in England performing with Sting, Elton John and Elvis Costello. Larry Adler was born in Baltimore on 10th February, 1914. A self-taught musician, he won the Maryland... View more info

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Johnny Depp: The Biography

By: Nigel Goodall

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2430


Unread, no remainder mark. 254 pages plus 16 pages of b&w and color photographs. The biography which traces the events and circumstances that have shaped Depp's career. View more info

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Ensor's Endeavour : A Biography of Wing Commander Mick Ensor DSO and BAR, DFC and BAR, AFC RNZAF and RAF

By: Orange, Vincent

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2780


Unread, unmarked. 190 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs, 4 maps. Appendices. Index. Mick Ensor's life was more dramatic and exciting than most. Having learned to fly in New Zealand, Ensor joined 500 Squadron in 1941 and flew several dangerous operations over the North Sea and the French coast. He soon earned fame and the DFC when, in January 1942, he got a severely damaged Hudson home despite intense flak and appalling weather conditions. Following that, he haunted... View more info

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Fighter Pilot's Summer

By: Richey, Paul; Franks, Norman

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 715


Unread, unmarked, pristine. 248 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs. Appendices. Index. Paul Richey's Fighter Pilot, originally published in 1941, is considered a classic. It has been reprinted many times and has been one of the largest-selling aviation history titles of all time. Fighter Pilot's Summer is the sequel, by Norman Franks, to whom Richey entrusted all his materials before his death. Norman Franks is the only historian Richey believed could complete his st... View more info

Mary I

By: Rosalind K Marshall

Price: $6.99

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, HMSO: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290


Unread, unmarked. 150 pp, full color photos throughout. View more info

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Tempest Pilot

By: Sheddan, C. J., Sq. Ldr, DFC, RNZAF with Franks, Norman

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3391


New, unread. 194 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs. Appendices. Index Tempest Pilot is a frank and honest, amusing, sometimes stark and bleak account of the author's flying experiences in Britain throughout WWII. Jimmy Sheddan was one of many New Zealanders who joined the RNZAF and then left to come to England during WWII to serve in the RAF. Initially viewed by superiors as something of a 'prickly pear', he got results and ended the war as a squadron commander in D... View more info

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Bjorn Borg : Winner Loses All

By: Skarke, Lars

Price: $42.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Blake Publishing, Limited: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10008


Unread with moderate shelf and handling wear consisting mostly of small creases to wraps. The rise and fall of one of tennis' brightest stars. The story is as powerful as any tragedy found in fiction and will have your head spinning from Borg's excesses. 352 pages, with 2 eight page sections of b&w photographs, many previously unpublished. View more info

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A Venomous Life

By: Sutherland, S. K.

Price: $49.99

Publisher: South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Hyland House: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1213


Unread, unmarked. Illus. with color and b/w photos.The entertaining life story of one of Australia's foremost experts on deadly venoms and their treatment. Dr. Struan Sutherland, one of Australia's most brilliant and controversial scientists, has dedicated his life to the study of deadly venoms and their antidotes. In this amusing book, Sutherland discusses this and other aspects of his life, beginning with childhood, to his adventures as a medical student, and as a doct... View more info

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On the Door: The Geoff Thompson Story Part 3

By: Thompson, Geoff

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Chichester, United Kingdom, Summersdale: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4060


Unread, unmarked. A very entertaining story about a bouncer at some of the world's roughest nightclubs. Martial arts expert Geoff Thompson spent nine years as a nightclub doorman. On the Door is the third volume of his autobiographical writings following the highly successful cult books Watch My Back - A Bouncer's Story and Bouncer. In On the Door Geoff Thompson recounts some of the hilarious tales of his street fights with gangsters, petty criminals and other troublema... View more info