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101 Detzer, David The Brink: The Cuban Missile Crisis 1962
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1980 0460044753 / 9780460044752 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. Black & white illustrations. 299 pages ID85783 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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102 Dewar, Michael Internal Security Weapons and Equipment of the World
London Ian Allan 1979 0711009252 / 9780711009257 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 128 pages ID246554 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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On The Psychology of Military Incompetence, Dixon, Norman
103 Dixon, Norman On The Psychology of Military Incompetence
London Pimlico 1994 0712658890 / 9780712658898 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 448 pages An examination of notable military blunders which relates them to the social psychology of military organization and to the personalities of some eminent military commanders. ID221411 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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104 Dunstan, Simon The Modern British Soldier
London Arms and Armour Press 1984 0853686300 / 9780853686309 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. 72 pages Uniforms Illustrated No 2 ID232700 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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105 Dupont, Alan Australia's Security Interests in Northeast Asia
Canberra Australian National University Press 1991 0731512812 / 9780731512812 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Mark on rear cover where price sticker has been removed. 131 pages Canberra Papers on Strategy and Defence Number 84 published by the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at ANU ID194821 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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106 Dyer, Gwynne War
London The Bodley Head 1986 0370307291 / 9780370307299 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 19cm x 22cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs, Drawings and Maps. Faded spine and a little light marking to lower third of front cover. xii, 272 pages A searching account of how war has through the ages affected those who have conducted it and those at home who they sought to protect. ID271133 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Chalkies Educating an Army for Independence, Dymock, Darryl R.
107 Dymock, Darryl R. The Chalkies Educating an Army for Independence
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2016 1925333779 / 9781925333770 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Foreword by Major Michael Jeffery. 208 pages Between 1966 and 1973, while Australian troops were fighting in Vietnam, some 300 conscripted teachers were quietly posted to Papua New Guinea. Colloquially known as ‘Chalkies’, their task was to raise the educational level of troops of the Pacific Islands Regiment in what turned out to be critical years leading up to the country's independence. ID290908 
Price: 42.95 AUD
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108 Editors of Consumer Guide Model Military
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060906413 / 9780060906412 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 72 pages ID250647 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Cavalry. The History of Mounted Warfare, Ellis, John
109 Ellis, John Cavalry. The History of Mounted Warfare
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1978 039912179X / 9780399121791 1st US Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Colour and black & white illustrations. 192 pages ID287887 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Torch: A Picture of Legacy, Ellis, M.H.
110 Ellis, M.H. The Torch: A Picture of Legacy
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1957 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has a bit of edgewear with some loss to the top of the spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xii, 234pages. ID292180 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Bravery in Battle Stories from the Front Line, Eshel, David
111 Eshel, David Bravery in Battle Stories from the Front Line
London Arms and Armour Press 1997 185409338X / 9781854093387 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 240 pages A collection of vivid actions from air, land and sea warfare; from colonial cavalry to modern armoured vehicles. ID156379 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Hassett. Australian Leader, Essex-Clark, John DSM
112 Essex-Clark, John DSM Hassett. Australian Leader
Sydney Australian Military History Publications 2005 1876439653 / 9781876439651 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. MINT copy in like Dustjacket. A New Copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps/Diagrams. 293 pages A career soldier, General Hassett served in the middle east during WW2. In Korea he led 3RAR at the Battle of Maryang Sanand went on to command the Defence Force. He was the most decorated soldier in the Australian Army. ID204469 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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113 Evans, Ben Out in the Cold. Australia's Involvement in The Korean War - 1950-53
Canberra Department of Veterans Affairs and the Austrlain War Memorial 2001 0642456658 / 9780642456656 Revised and Enlarged Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 18cm x 25cm]. Fine condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 94 pages Publication No.P384 from the Departmernt of Veterans' Affairs. ID268551 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Slim as Military Commander, Evans, Geoffrey
114 Evans, Geoffrey Slim as Military Commander
London B.T. Batsford Limited 1969 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has some light wear to edges & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. B/w maps - some fold-out. Endpaper maps. Newspaper clippings loosely inserted. 239 pages Field Marshal William Joseph "Bill" Slim, 1st Viscount Slim KG, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, GBE, DSO, MC, KStJ was a British military commander and the 13th Governor-General of Australia. He saw active service in both the First and Second world wars and was wounded in action three times. During the Second World War he led the 14th Army, the so-called "forgotten army" in the Burma campaign. After the war he became the first British officer who had served in the Indian Army to be appointed Chief of the Imperial General Staff. From 1953 to 1959 he was Governor-General of Australia and is regarded by many Australians as an authentic war hero who had fought with the Anzacs at Gallipoli. ID284476 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Code Black.  Cut off and Facing Overwhelming odds:  The Siege of Nad Ali., Evans, Mark with Sharples, Andrew
115 Evans, Mark with Sharples, Andrew Code Black. Cut off and Facing Overwhelming odds: The Siege of Nad Ali.
London Coronet 2015 1444784447 / 9781444784442 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 307 pages "Code Black" tells a compelling story of survival against the odds and the scars war leaves behind. ID296083 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Diggers' Songs. Songs of the Australians in Eleven Wars, Fahey, Warren
116 Fahey, Warren Diggers' Songs. Songs of the Australians in Eleven Wars
Sydney Australian Military History Publications 1996 0958669309 / 9780958669306 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint - a new copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 234 pages ID161801 
Price: 33.00 AUD
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117 Fallows, Carol War. Essays (Australian Memories in Black and White)
Sydney Murdoch Books 2005 1740456092 / 9781740456098 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 192 pages With a Foreword by General Peter Cosgrove, this is the third in a series published to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II. A collection of stills from the Cinesound and Movietone Newsreel Archives with informative captions, excerpts from the original voice-overs and essays. ID269874 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Red Zone Baghdad. My War in Iraq [Signed], Fielding, Marcus Colonel
118 Fielding, Marcus Colonel Red Zone Baghdad. My War in Iraq [Signed]
Sydney Big Sky Publishing 2011 1921941170 / 9781921941177 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Leading edge of front cover has protective tape applied. Signed by author. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 244 pages ID295317 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Johnny Gurkha, Forbes, Duncan
119 Forbes, Duncan Johnny Gurkha
London Robert Hale 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Fair-Good dustjacket. DJ is torn and has had underside tape repairs and tape stain has bled though a bit - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and Maps. Remainder mark to leading edge. Foreword by Brig. Sir John Smyth V.C. 208 pages The Gurkha's have been serving under the British flag since 1815 when they first joined the army of the Britain's East India Company and ever since the siege of Delhi the Gurkha has been comrade in arms with the British forces. ID203325 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The World's Great Machine Guns From 1860 to the Present Day, Ford, Roger
120 Ford, Roger The World's Great Machine Guns From 1860 to the Present Day
Wigston UK Silverdale Books 2005 1845091612 / 9781845091613 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations. 176 pages This book traces the development of this revolutionary device from the raw beginnings in the 1860's, as the manually operated machine guns produced by Gatling, Gardner and Nordenfeldt became an established part of every army. The book then looks at how these were rendered obsolete overnight by the genius of Hiram Stevens Maxim who produced the world's first truly automatic gun. ID267542 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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