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Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen

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BIOGRAPHY AND MEMOIRS:Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen

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1 Ansell, Colonel Sir Mike Soldier On: An Autobiography
Peter Davies 1973 First Edition Hardback without dustwrapper Very Good Illustrated in black and white 
Light shelf wear: 4to: with a foreword by H.R.H The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh: (xi) 180pp including index 751069 
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Soldier On, Ansell, Colonel Sir Mike, with a foreword by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh.
2 Ansell, Colonel Sir Mike, with a foreword by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh. Soldier On
Peter Davies 1974 0432005862 / 9780432005866 Hardback with dustwrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
180pp including index. 641010 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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3 Barnett, Correlli Marlborough
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1974 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine with colour plates and black-and-white illustrations 
This remarkable book by the outstanding military historian seeks to bring to life the heroic victor of Blenheim, Oudenarde and Malplaquet 116356 
Price: 4.75 GBP
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Fighter Boys: Saving Britain 1940, Bishop, Patrick
4 Bishop, Patrick Fighter Boys: Saving Britain 1940
HarperCollins Publishers (Harper Collins) 2003 0002571692 / 9780002571692 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Light shelf wear only.. Pages slightly yellowed at edges. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 430pp including notes and index. 757014 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Patton: The Man Behind The Legend, 1885-1945, Blumenson, Martin
5 Blumenson, Martin Patton: The Man Behind The Legend, 1885-1945
Jonathan Cape: Ltd 1986 0224028650 / 9780224028653 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Light shelf wear only. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 222 pp. There was a lot more to Patton than the blood-and-guts character played by George C Scott in the film, which is how most of us think about him. The author explores the complex character of a man driven on by his own perceived weaknesses. . 631207 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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6 Boyle, Andrew No Passing Glory - the full and authentic biography of Group Captain Cheshire VC DSO DFC
The Reprint Society 1957 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good or better 
116811 
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7 Boyle, Andrew. No Passing Glory: The Full and Authentic Biography of Group Captain Cheshire
Collins 1955 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper very Good 
Spine slightly sunned, otherwise a Near Fine copy. 115606 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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Bader : The man and his men, Burns, Michael G
8 Burns, Michael G Bader : The man and his men
Cassell & Co Ltd 1990 0304350524 / 9780304350520 Large Paperbck UNREAD - (Light Shelf Wear only) Illustrated with black and white photographs 
612029 
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Bader: The Man and his Men, Burns, Michael G
9 Burns, Michael G Bader: The Man and his Men
Cassell 1999 9304350524 Medium Format Paperback Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
322pp including bibliography and index 753077 
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Bader: The Man and his Men, Burns, Michael G
10 Burns, Michael G Bader: The Man and his Men
Cassell 2002 0304350824 Medium Format Paperback Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and maps 
Almost as new. 322pp including bibliography and index 779013 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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Sir Thomas Beecham: A memoir, Cardus, Neville
11 Cardus, Neville Sir Thomas Beecham: A memoir
Collins 1961 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper shows slight signs of wear. 126pp. A nice clean tidy copy. 653154 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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Holiday from Life, Carnegie, Major R A [Sacha]
12 Carnegie, Major R A [Sacha] Holiday from Life
Peter Davies 1957 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper has edge wear and some sun-fading. Previous owner's inscription on endpaper. 222pp. 732159 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Promise of Hope, Cook, Colonel Mark, with a foreword by Martin Bell
13 Cook, Colonel Mark, with a foreword by Martin Bell Promise of Hope
Hamish Hamilton 1994 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
238pp. The story of the post-war rebuilding of an orphanage in Croatia. 696120 
Price: 4.25 GBP
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Promise of Hope, Cook, Colonel Mark, with a foreword by Martin Bell
14 Cook, Colonel Mark, with a foreword by Martin Bell Promise of Hope
Hamish Hamilton 1994 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
238pp. The story of the post-war rebuilding of an orphanage in Croatia. 696108 
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Test Pilot, Duke, Neville, DSO, OBE, DFC and two Bars, Czech Military Cross
15 Duke, Neville, DSO, OBE, DFC and two Bars, Czech Military Cross Test Pilot
Grub Street 1997 1904010407 / 9781904010401 Medium Format Paperback AS NEW UNREAD Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
194pp including index .Squadron Leader Neville Frederick Duke (19222007) was a British Second World War flying ace. He was the most successful Western Allied ace in the Mediterranean Theatre, and was credited with the destruction of 27 enemy aircraft. After the end of the war, Duke was acknowledged as one of the world's foremost test pilots. In 1953, he became holder of the world air speed record when he flew a Hawker Hunter at 727.63 mph over Littlehampton. 753093 
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The Dorset Highlander, Eastwood, John
16 Eastwood, John The Dorset Highlander
Bridport: Winterbourne Press 1988 0950828939 / 9780950828930 Stiff card covers. Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Young officer from Dorset leads a platoon of highlanders across the Rhine in the last months of WW2 564130 
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Men of Action, Edwards, Commander Kenneh, R N
17 Edwards, Commander Kenneh, R N Men of Action
Collins 1943 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good Good. With 20 reproductions of paintings by Douglas Wales 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear 319pp. Portraits of 20 'naval persons' including Admiral of the Fleet Sir Andrew Cunningham, The Lord Louis Mountbatten, Admiral of the Fleet Sir Dudley Pound, and a mixed bag of Admirals, Vice-Admirals and Captains. 618013 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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18 Garrett, Richard General Gordon
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1974 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
240 pages including index, bibliography, maps 198515 
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19 Garrett, Richard General Gordon
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1974 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Good or better 
Portrait of the archetypal Boys Own Paper hero, who was in reality a very troubled man. Wrapper has edge wear 116923 
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Selections from The Reminiscences of Captain Gronow, Gronow, Captain Howell Rees, edited by Nicolas Bentley
20 Gronow, Captain Howell Rees, edited by Nicolas Bentley Selections from The Reminiscences of Captain Gronow
The Folio Society 1977 Hardback without dust wrapper Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
No slipcase. 271 pp. Including biographical index. 698568 
Price: 4.25 GBP
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