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Militant Islam in Southeast Asia.  Crucible of Terror, Abuza, Zachary
1 Abuza, Zachary Militant Islam in Southeast Asia. Crucible of Terror
Boulder, Colorado Lynne Reinner Publishers 2003 1588262375 / 9781588262370 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 279 pages ID292471 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Prisoners of War.  From Gallipoli to Korea, Adam-Smith, Patsy
2 Adam-Smith, Patsy Prisoners of War. From Gallipoli to Korea
Collingwood, Vic Ken Fin 1998 1864581999 / 9781864581997 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 754 pages Using dozens of interviews with former POWs, Patsy Adam-Smith shows the strength and courage of Australians taken prisoner in World War 1. ID292012 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Urgent Fury.  The Battle for Grenada, Adkin, Mark
3 Adkin, Mark Urgent Fury. The Battle for Grenada
London Leo Cooper 1989 0850520231 / 9780850520231 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 391 pages The truth behind the largest U.S. military operation since Vietnam. ID292057 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Because Each Life Is Precious.  Why an Iraqi Man Risked Everything for Private Jessica Lynch, Al-Rehaief, Mohammed Odeh [with Jeff Coplon]
4 Al-Rehaief, Mohammed Odeh [with Jeff Coplon] Because Each Life Is Precious. Why an Iraqi Man Risked Everything for Private Jessica Lynch
New York Harper Collins Publishers 2003 0060590548 / 9780060590543 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Like new. 212 pages The story of the Iraqi man who risked his life to save Private Jessica Lynch. Mohammed Al-Rehaief's story is the tale of what it is like to grow up in a society where violence and betrayal are everyday events, where one in five adult males worked for the State's security apparatus and where a President demanded absolute loyalty and adulation, and how this lead him to save Private Lynch and change his life forever. ID233484 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Savage Wars of Peace. Soldiers' Voices, 1945-1989, Allen, Charles
5 Allen, Charles The Savage Wars of Peace. Soldiers' Voices, 1945-1989
London Michael Joseph 1990 0718128826 / 9780718128821 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 290 pages British soldiers' views of the post WW2 campaigns in theatres of war such as Malaya, Kenya, Cyprus, Brunei, Borneo, Aden, Oman and Northern Ireland. ID251716 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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6 Anderson, Christopher J. Hell on Wheels The Men of the U.S. Armored Forces, 1918 to the Present
London Greenhill Books 1999 1853673781 / 9781853673788 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 72 pages The illustrated history of the American soldiers, his uniform and his equipment. ID276316 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Hunting Al Qaeda A Take-No-Prisoners Account of Terror, Adventure, and Disillusionment, Anonymous
7 Anonymous Hunting Al Qaeda A Take-No-Prisoners Account of Terror, Adventure, and Disillusionment
St Paul, MI Zenith Press 2005 076032252X / 9780760322529 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket unfolds to reveal a large coloured operational map of Afghanistan on the underside - interesting way of displaying map. 255 pages ID291343 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Black Jack The life and times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan, Arneil, Stan
8 Arneil, Stan Black Jack The life and times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan
Melbourne Macmillan 1983 0333339088 / 9780333339084 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 and White Photographs. 178pages A biography of Brigadier "Black Jack" Galleghan who fought in two world wars and held commissioned rank for 50 years. His military career was punctuated with bitter clashes with the top brass - many of whom he did not like much. In his last command, he staged the biggest ambush on WW2 resulting in 1000 Japanese soldiers being killed. For this he received the very rare distinction of getting a commendation from the Japanese High Command. As a POW, he maintained strict discipline and was held in high regard, even awe, by the Japanese. ID15402 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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9 Arnett, Peter Live from the Battlefield From Vietnam to Baghdad 35 years in the world's war zones
London Corgi Books 1996 0552142484 / 9780552142489 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 477 pages ID259217 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Unscathed. Escape from Sierra Leone, Ashby, Phil
10 Ashby, Phil Unscathed. Escape from Sierra Leone
London Macmillan 2002 0330491474 / 9780330491471 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Small stain to upper fore edge. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 266 pages The story of Major Phil Ashby's daring escape from the Sierra Leone's rebel soldiers in 2000. ID234745 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Crusade.  The Untold Story of the Gulf War, Atkinson, Rick
11 Atkinson, Rick Crusade. The Untold Story of the Gulf War
London Harper Collins 1994 0002554984 / 9780002554985 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Previous owner's neat label to front pastedown. 575 pages ID157763 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Courtneys.  A Victorian Military Family, Austin, Ron
12 Austin, Ron The Courtneys. A Victorian Military Family
McCrae Slouch Hat Publications 2009 0980637309 / 9780980637304 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Signed by author. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Colour photos of medals to rear. 200 pages Most Australian visitors to Gallipoli pass by the war cemetery bearing the title "Courtney's and Steele's Post" - few understand the significance. In 1915 this area was held by 14 Bn AIF commanded by Lt Col Richard Courtney and became known as Courtney's Post. The saga of the Courtney's starts in Ireland and moves to Australia during the Gold Rush. Military service became a tradition and carried on for over four generations. This book, well illustrated with photos from the Courtney collections, provides the reader with a valuable insight into the development of the Australian Army from colonial times through two world wars and beyond. ID255702 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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The Division in Battle Pamphlet No 9 Intelligence 1965 togther with Amendment No 1, Australian Army
13 Australian Army The Division in Battle Pamphlet No 9 Intelligence 1965 togther with Amendment No 1
Canberra Chief of General Staff 1967 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Stiff Card Covers. Staple bound. Army number inked to top of front cover, a minor rust marks from one of the staples to title page and army stamp also to title page. The amendment has paper covers with holes for insertion into binder and some very mild chipping to fore edge. 59 pages + 36 pages ID292988 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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14 Avery, Derek Military Insignia (Wordsworth Colour Handbooks)
Ware, Hertfordshire Wordsworth Editions 1995 1853268208 / 9781853268205 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 96 pages Details the fighting forces of today, including those of land, sea and air, personnel and equipment; it contains insignia from the various services around the world, from fleet commands to aircraft carriers, from quartermasters to special forces and special operations. ID276877 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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15 Avni, Zeev False Flag The Inside Story of the Spy Who Worked for Moscow and the Israelis
London St Ermines Press 1999 0316848360 / 9780316848367 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Some pages are lightly rubbed/creased at corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 215pages With an Introduction by Nigel West and a Postscript by yehuda Prag. ID232797 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Tracks of the Dragon. A History of Australian Locating Artillery, Ayliffe, Keith R. and Posener, John M.
16 Ayliffe, Keith R. and Posener, John M. Tracks of the Dragon. A History of Australian Locating Artillery
Sydney Australian Military History Publications 2004 1876439769 / 9781876439767 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. - a new copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 340 pages As soon as artillery arrived on the battlefield, guns posed a threat to infantry and cavalry forces so there was immediately an urgent need to accurate counter-battery fire to neutralise enemy artillery - and from this grew the need for accurate locating of artillery. The authors have based this book on their own experiences as Locators. A book to be enjoyed by gunners (artillerymen) of all persuasions and by those interested in, and proud of, Australia's defence force - past and present.. ID200978 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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War Reporting for Cowards Between Iraq and a Hard Place, Ayres, Chris
17 Ayres, Chris War Reporting for Cowards Between Iraq and a Hard Place
London John Murray 2005 0719560012 / 9780719560019 Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Light wear to edges and corners. xi, 289 pages ID258590 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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18 Azaola, Ramon (Editor) Men at War 1914-1945 #40 - US Army Uniforms of World War II Medic, 94th Infantry Division 1945
London Osprey Publishing Ltd 1996 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 17 pages ID234430 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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SOLDIERING ON, Barker, Dennis
19 Barker, Dennis SOLDIERING ON
London Book Club Associates 1981 Book Club Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket (now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve). Previous owner's name/details to half-title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 256pages ID152472 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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WITH THE AUSTRALIANS IN KOREA, Bartlett, Norman
20 Bartlett, Norman WITH THE AUSTRALIANS IN KOREA
Canberra Australian War Memorial 1954 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Some "bubbling" to front pastedown - appears like a binding flaw. 294 pages This is the full story of Australia's part in the Korean War told mostly by the men who served either as combatants or war correspondents. ID201108 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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