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Women in Britain (Aspects of Britain)

By: N/A

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, HMSO: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3242


New, unread, unmarked. 94 pp plus 8 pp section of color photos. View more info

Diary of a Girl in Changi 1941-1945

By: Allan, Sheila

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6848


Unread, unmarked. ; 168 pages View more info

More Navy in the News: 1954-1994

By: Allaway, Jim

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, England, HMSO: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6860


Unread with minimal shelf wear. 243 photos, some with lengthy captions taken from the pages of the Navy News, the official Royal Navy newspaper read by more than half a million readers worldwide. ; 119 pages View more info

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Edinburgh, Lothians and Borders (Exploring Scotland's Heritage)

By: Baldwin, John

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, The Stationery Office: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5144


Unread, unmarked, pristine and priced sensibly. An authoritative look at Scottish history and its rich archaeological heritage. 192 pp, color and b/w illus. View more info

Historic Inns of Canada's East Coast: A Select Colourguide

By: Beveridge, Julian (Photographer), et al

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Halifax, Formac: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3072


New, unread, unmarked. The three Maritime provinces of Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island boast a treasure trove of historic inns. This is a reliable and beautiful full-color guide to these charming and welcoming places. Each inn is featured in a color spread that includes photographs of the exterior and interior and commentary on the inn and its environs, and helpful information on rooms, rates, facilieties and features. Also included is a hand... View more info

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Louisbourg: A Living History Colourguide

By: Biagi, Susan; Munroe, Norman (Photos)

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Halifax, Canada, Formac: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7633


Unread, unmarked. Author and historian Susan Young de Biagi relates the fascinating story of Louisbourg's birth, growth and eventual destruction, accompanied by stunning new color photography of the site. In the 18th century the Fortress of Louisbourg on Cape Breton Island was the first landfall for ships sailing from France. Here are the sights, sounds and sensations of life in a French military town in the year 1744, just before the outbreak of war with Great Britain. ... View more info

Windmills of England

By: Brown, R. J.

Price: $23.94

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Robert Hale Ltd: 1976

Seller ID: 3588


Unread with minimal shelf wear. 256 pp. Over 130 windmills in England are described with full page ink drawings by the author on facing pages. View more info

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Fife, Perthshire and Angus: Exploring Scotland's Heritage

By: Bruce Walker and Graham Ritchie

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, HMSO: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5613


New, unread, unmarked. Color & b/w photographs throughout. Bibliography. Index. This series is an authoritative intro to Scotland's rich archaeological heritage, as each book tells a region's story, tracing human impressions on the land from WWII relics back to the earliest day of settlement. Also includes details of the most interesting and best preserved monuments and features a color Excursions section with easy to follow trips. This distinctive area of central Scotl... View more info

Anzac Day: Australia's Forces in War and Peace

By: Bruce, Jill B.

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW Australia, Kangaroo Pr: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3172


Stapled wraps. New, unread. 32 pp. Color throughout. Some sunning at the spine. View more info

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Flags and Emblems of Australia

By: Bruce, Jill B.

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Kenthurst, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 7613


Stapled wraps (covers). Unread with minimal shelf wear. Clean, unmarked text. The Australian Commonwealth and its States and Territories have colorful and interesting flags, historic coats of arms and beautiful animal, bird and flower emblems. In addition to the national flag, each State has its own flag, as do the various branches of the armed forces and the Aboriginal people. All of the flags and emblems are beautifully illustrated in glorious color in this book. The ... View more info

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The Nemesis File

By: Bruce, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Blake Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8856


Unread with moderate shelf and handling wear. A former British special forces soldier confesses and details his grisly participation in an Ulster death squad. Exciting, gripping action as the elite British military force, the SAS, sent four of their top soldiers, code named Nemesis, behind the lines to infiltrate the Irish Republic Army and execute unarmed IRA suspects in cold blood. Paul Bruce, a pseudonym, was one of the soldiers involved. The book reads like a finely ... View more info

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Destination Buchenwald

By: Burgess, Colin

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7278


Unread with minimal shelf wear. Recounts the experiences of 168 Allied airmen, including 11 from Australia and New Zealand, who were captured in France, and taken to Fresnes Prison. As the Allied troops advanced in 1944, the prisoners were transported to the Nazi concentration camp of Buchenwald. Many of those who did not starve or succumb to disease have related their experiences for inclusion in this terrifying book. ; 184 pages View more info

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Scotland's Heraldic Heritage: The Lion Rejoicing (Discovering Historic Scotland Series)

By: Burnett, Charles J. ; Dennis, Mark

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Stationery Office: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1367


New, unread, pristine in every way. An introduction of the art of heraldry that disentangles the complex code which heraldic devices represent. The book examines the origins of the heraldic symbols and the rules that govern the continued existence of heraldry in Scotland - firmly adhered to and upheld with the weight of law. The complex designs, each speaking silently, the lineage of their holder, are miracles of compression, encoding information on family, status and hi... View more info

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Barbarians and Mandarins: Thirteen Centuries of Western Travellers in China

By: Cameron, Nigel

Price: $12.48

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9156


Lightly bumped corners, mild rubbing to edges. Previous owner's name to half-title page. Clean, unmarked text ; Phoenix Books; 446 pages View more info

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Second World War: A Guide to Documents in the Public Record Office

By: Cantwell, John

Price: $24.49

Publisher: London, UK, HMSO: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1382


New, unread, light shelf wear. The Second World War led to the creation of new departments in the British government. The war effort increased governmental control over many aspects of life in Britain. The result was that a vast amount of documentary records was created during the war. This Guide analyses and sheds light on the vast amount of WWII material that can be found in Britain's Public Record Office, including the records of the Cabinet Office, the Foreign Office... View more info

Mary Queen of Scots

By: Carruth, J. A.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Norwich, England, Jarrold: 1973

Seller ID: 420


Unread, unmarked. Stapled wraps. Color photos throughout. ; Famous Personalities; 32 pages View more info

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Tracing Scottish Local History: A Guide to Local History Research in the Scottish Record Office

By: Cecil Sinclair

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, HMSO (Her Majesty's Stationery Office): 1996

Seller ID: 431


New, unread, no remainder mark. An abundance of material can be found in the Scottish Record Office. This book shows how to research this material by locating records of birth, marriage, wills, and directs the genealogical sleuth to other valuable sources. 168 pages. Illustrated. Index. View more info

The Monarchy (Aspects of Britain)

By: Central Office of Information

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1991

Seller ID: 5255


Unread, minimal shelf wear. 76 pp. Covers the role of the monarchy in Britain and details the main members of the royal family and their interests. View more info

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Parliament

By: Central Office of Information Staff

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7308


Unread with marginal shelf wear. ; Aspects of Britain; 163 pages View more info

Warfare and the Third Reich The Rise and Fall of Hitler's Armed Forces

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: $5.90

Publisher: London, England, Salamander: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6155


Gently read. Straight and sharp corners. Clean and bright text. ; 451 pages View more info