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The World's Great Machine Guns From 1860 to the Present Day, Ford, Roger
121 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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Nonproliferation Primer: Preventing the Spread of Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Weapons, Forsberg, Randall; Driscoll, William; Webb, Gregory; Dean, Jonathan
122 Forsberg, Randall; Driscoll, William; Webb, Gregory; Dean, Jonathan Nonproliferation Primer: Preventing the Spread of Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Weapons
Cambridge, Massachusetts The MIT Press 1995 026256095X / 9780262560955 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 149 pages ID226915 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Land Warfare.  The Encyclopedia of 20th Century Conflict, Forty, George
123 Forty, George Land Warfare. The Encyclopedia of 20th Century Conflict
London Arms and Armour Press 1997 1854092227 / 9781854092229 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good+ dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 320 pages. ID7657 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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They Also Served: A Pictorial Anthology of Camp Followers through the Ages, Forty, George and Anne
124 Forty, George and Anne They Also Served: A Pictorial Anthology of Camp Followers through the Ages
Splendhurst, Kent Midas Books 1979 0859361012 / 9780859361019 1st Edition 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. Boards a touch bowed. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 223 pages Deals with a varied selection of camp followers starting with those who followed the Roman legions to modern times. ID281542 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Information Battlefield : Representing Australians at War, Foster, Kevin [Edited by]
125 Foster, Kevin [Edited by] The Information Battlefield : Representing Australians at War
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2011 1921875194 / 9781921875199 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xx, 224 pages With contributions from senior military figures past and present, journalists, academics and others, this book examines how the competing agendas of the government, the military and the media have shaped and will continue to influence the coverage of Australians at war. Exploring key developments in information operations, reviewing the history of government-military-media relations, The Information Battlefield offers a penetrating and authoritative analysis of the institutional, professional and cultural forces shaping the wars that have shaped the nation. ID269725 
Price: 52.00 AUD
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On Ops. Lessons and Challengers For The Australian Army Since East Timor, Frame, Tom & Palazzo, Albert [Editors]
126 Frame, Tom & Palazzo, Albert [Editors] On Ops. Lessons and Challengers For The Australian Army Since East Timor
Sydney NewSouth Publishing 2016 1742235093 / 9781742235097 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 324 pages This insightful collection of essays looks at the lessons and challenges that have arisen for the Australian Army since 1999 when its peacekeeping taskforce was deployed to East Timor. Contributors include John Howard, Peter Leahy, Amin Saikal, Craig Stockings and an eclectic array of militayr historians, academics, intelligence experts and both former and present serving Army personnel. ID292242 
Price: 42.00 AUD
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The Long Road.  Australia's Train, Advise and Assist Missions, Frame, Tom [Editor]
127 Frame, Tom [Editor] The Long Road. Australia's Train, Advise and Assist Missions
Sydney University of New South Wales Press 2017 1742235085 / 9781742235080 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 390 pages ID296981 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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America's Secret War.  Inside the hidden worldwide stuggle between the United States and its enemies, Friedman, George
128 Friedman, George America's Secret War. Inside the hidden worldwide stuggle between the United States and its enemies
London Little, Brown 2004 0316728624 / 9780316728621 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 354 pages ID284524 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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129 Friedman, George and Lebard, Meredith The Coming War with Japan
New York St Martin's Press 1991 0312076770 / 9780312076771 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. Creasing to rear cover 430 pages ID214656 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Decisive Battles of the Western World and Their Influence upon History  (Three Volumes), Fuller, J. F. C.
130 Fuller, J. F. C. Decisive Battles of the Western World and Their Influence upon History (Three Volumes)
London Cassell & Co 2001 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good+ condition. No dustjackets. Illustrated with black & white diagrams and maps. This is a heavy item and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. Vol 1: 602pp; Vol 2: 561pp; Vol 3: 666pp Volume 1: From the earliest times to the Battle of Lepanto; Volume II: From the defeat of the Spanish Armada to Waterloo; Volume III: From the American Civil war to the end of the Second World War. ID297302 
Price: 90.00 AUD
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The Antagonists: A Comparative Combat Assessment of the Soviet and American Soldier, Gabriel, Richard
131 Gabriel, Richard The Antagonists: A Comparative Combat Assessment of the Soviet and American Soldier
Westport, CT Greenwood Press 1984 0313231273 / 9780313231278 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Fair-Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges and along flap folds. Small bump to top corner of book. Foreword by Senator Sam Nunn, the then, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. 208 pages The first in-depth empirical comparison on the level of the individual soldier ID243999 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Infantry of the Line, Gander, T.J.
132 Gander, T.J. Infantry of the Line
Shepperton, Surrey Ian Allan 1988 0711017883 / 9780711017887 1st Edition 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. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 128 pages This book portrays the line regiments of the British Army as they are today [ie 1988], examining their structures & roles along with uniforms, weapons, training etc. ID284664 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Modern British Army. A guide to Britain's land forces, Gander, Terry
133 Gander, Terry The Modern British Army. A guide to Britain's land forces
Wellingborough, UK Patrick Stephens Ltd. 1988 0850599199 / 9780850599190 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with colour plates and black and white photographs. Tape stains to endpapers where previous owner's plastic covering has been removed. 128 pages Describes the roole of the modern British army, its organization and deployment, all the Regiments and corps, weaponry, uniforms and training. ID284981 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Bazooka.  Hand Held Hollow Charge Anti Tank Weapons, Gander, Terry J.
134 Gander, Terry J. The Bazooka. Hand Held Hollow Charge Anti Tank Weapons
London Parkgate Books 1998 1902616154 / 9781902616155 Reprint 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. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 64 pages Classic Weapons Series. ID238855 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Defence of Western Europe: Papers Presented at the National Defence College, Latimer, in September, 1972, Garnett, John C. [Editor]
135 Garnett, John C. [Editor] The Defence of Western Europe: Papers Presented at the National Defence College, Latimer, in September, 1972
London Macmillan 1974 0333150686 / 9780333150689 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is rubbed. ix,134 pages. ID5270 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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136 Garrett, Richard P.O.W.
Newton Abbot David & Charles 1981 0715379860 / 9780715379868 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size, NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 240pages The author tells the story of POW's from the days of the Hundred Years War to Vietnam. ID132909 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Raiders. The Elite Strike Forces that Altered the Course of War and History, Garrett, Richard
137 Garrett, Richard The Raiders. The Elite Strike Forces that Altered the Course of War and History
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold 1980 0442258739 / 9780442258733 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 224 pages Tells the stories of some of the most exciting of the raids carried out by the more-or-less irregular strike forces - raids which have often had an effect on the course of war out of all proportion to the numbers of men involved. ID266470 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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March or Die. France and the Foreign Legion, Geraghty, Tony
138 Geraghty, Tony March or Die. France and the Foreign Legion
London Guild Publishing 1986 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's neat label to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 352 pages ID283987 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Australia's Gulf War, Goot, Murray & Tiffen, Rodney [Editors]
139 Goot, Murray & Tiffen, Rodney [Editors] Australia's Gulf War
Melbourne Melbourne University Press 1992 0522844634 / 9780522844634 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 304 pages Looks at what the Gulf War (1990-19991) tells us about Australia - its society, its politics and its policies abroad - through the contributions of several leading analysts. Includes a chronology of events and the U.N. resolutions on the Gulf crisis ID205796 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Embarrassing Australian. The Story of an Aboriginal Warrior, Gordon, Harry
140 Gordon, Harry The Embarrassing Australian. The Story of an Aboriginal Warrior
Melbourne Lansdowne Press 1962 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is slightly chipped at spine ends. Book is a little cocked but otherwise excellent. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 172 pages Reginald Walter Saunders MBE was the first Aboriginal Australian to be commissioned as an officer in the Australian Army. He came from a military family, his forebears having served in the Boer War and the First World War. Enlisting as a soldier in 1940, he saw action during the Second World War in North Africa, Greece and Crete before being commissioned as a lieutenant and serving as a platoon commander in New Guinea during 194445. His younger brother Harry also joined the Army, and was killed in 1942. After the war Saunders was demobilised and returned to civilian life. He later served as a company commander with the 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (3 RAR) during the Korean War, where he fought at the Battle of Kapyong. ID291509 
Price: 100.00 AUD
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