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$12.00
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We Were Soldiers Once ... And Young


MOORE, LT. GEN. HAROLD G. & GALLOWAY, JOSEPH L.

softcover octavo (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Corgi 2002

KEYWORDS: specials harold g moore joseph galloway history war vietnam history combat

$50.00
1e1a/6

Steel Roads of Australia


TAYLOR, COLIN & CHURCHMAN, GEOFFREY (Illus)

Quarto, green boards with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, illus prelims, 145pp, illus, nr fine, in d/w, VG+ (light fading to spine, light foxing to inside)

PUBLISHER: IPL Books 1991

KEYWORDS: Australia transport railways trains steam engines history Colin Taylor Geoffrey Churchman pictorial photographic history

$16.50
xxfgj79664

Why I Survived the A-Bomb


KOHCHI, AKIRA

hardcover super octavo (fine) in d/w (nr fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Institute for Historical Review 1989

KEYWORDS: specials Akira Kohchi atom bomb chemica warfare history hiroshima history memoir

$22.50
xxfgi79593

A Borderlands Town in Transition: Laredo 1755-1870


HINOJOSA, GILBERTO MIGUEL

Super octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Texas A&M University Press 1983

KEYWORDS: specials Gilberto Miguel Hinojosa USA Laredo Texas Mexican American Mexico history economics social history

$12.00
xxfhf80057

The First Great Civilizations


HAWKES, JACQUETTA

paperback (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Pelican 1977

KEYWORDS: specials history mesopotamia indus valley egypt jacquetta hawkes history

$47.50
2b30a/7

Milford Sound: An Illustrated History of the Sound, the Track and the Road


HALL-JONES, JOHN

Promotional brochure & launch invitation tipped in (glued) to title pages, oblong quarto, illus heavy card boards with blue & black lettering to spine & front board, illus eps, 147pp, illus, VG- (moderate soiling to boards, fading to spine, bruising & 2cm closed tear to upper spine extrem, relevant newspaper cutting glued to rear ep, owner's name in ink to title page, annotation in ink to page 7, light soiling to upper page edges)

PUBLISHER: Craig Printing 2000

KEYWORDS: John Hall-Jones New Zealand Milford Sound Fiordland history pictorial illustrated history

$42.50
2b30a/59

The Lyalldale Waltz: A Light-hearted Look at Rural Life about South Canterbury over the past Seventy Years


THOMPSON, ISAAC M.

Inscribed, signed & dated by author, octavo, maroon boadrs with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, iv + 219pp, illus, VG (some fading to spine extrems, owner's name & address twice to half title verso, some tanning to page edges) in d/w, VG- (heavy staining, 2cm tatty portion of loss to upper spine extrem, tatty tears with loss to lower spine, creasing to all edges, nicks to all corners)

PUBLISHER: Isaac Thompson 1975

KEYWORDS: Isaac M Thompson New Zealand Canterbury Kopje Pareora Estate history farming local history

$12.00
xxfke81974

Ned Kelly: Man and Myth


CAVE, COLIN (ed)

One section celotaped into book, octavo softcover (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Cassell Australia 1980

KEYWORDS: specials colin cave ned kelly australia history criminal history

$25.00
xxkhh84237

Narrative of a Residence in Various Parts of New Zealand. Together with a Description of the Present State of the Company's Settlements


HEAPHY, CHARLES

Octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Capper Press 1972

KEYWORDS: specials Charles Heaphy New Zealand artisit travel autobiography memoir natural history politics history

$28.50
xxsaj85797

Hibakusha: Survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki


V/A

softcover octavo (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Kosei Publishing Co. 1988

KEYWORDS: specials japan history atomic bomb war history nuclear weapons military

$12.00
xxsbo87365

The Epic of Flight: The Carrier War


REYNOLDS, CLARK G.

Quarto hardcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Time Life Books 1983

KEYWORDS: specials Clark G Reynolds Time-Life books military history Second World War Two naval airforce history

$16.50
xxscs89294

Mao Zedong's Art of War


JIKUN, LIU

Octavo softcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book keeps postage costs down.

PUBLISHER: Hai Feng 1993

KEYWORDS: specials liu jikun china history miltary war history

$26.50
xxheaa89371

The South of the North: Manawatu and Its Neighbours


SAUNDERS, B. G. R. (ed.)

softcover quarto, (nr fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book keeps postage costs down.

PUBLISHER: Massey University 2000

KEYWORDS: specials B G R Saunders new zealand local history manawatu pictorial history

$26.50
xxsct89517

Bragge's Wellington and the Wairarapa


MAIN, WILLIAM

hardcover oblong quarto (VG+) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Millwood 1974

KEYWORDS: specials William Main new zealand illus history wellington wairarapa pictorial history photography

$20.00
xxfjl89681

The End of the Bronze Age: Changes in Warfare and the Catastrophe CA.1200BC


DREWS, ROBERT

Imperial octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book keeps postage costs down. TEXT IN GERMAN

PUBLISHER: Princeton University Press1995

KEYWORDS: specials Robert Drews classics ancient history Bronze Age civilization military history warfare

$14.50
xxsdq91438

The Scallop: Studies of a Shell and Its Influences on Humankind


COX, IAN (ed)

Quarto hardcover (VG) illus; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Shell Transport and Trading 1957

KEYWORDS: specials Ian Cox art history science natural history

$160.00
1b27a/31

Continental Circus, 1949 - 2000


BULA, MAURICE (Photos) & SCHERTENLEIB, JEAN-CLAUDE

Text in English German and French, folio, illus black heavy card boards, 588pp, illus, VG+ (owner's address abel to f.e.p., v slight soiling to page edges) in d/w, VG+ (light rubbing)

PUBLISHER: Chronosports S.A. 2001

KEYWORDS: Maurice Bula Jean-Claude Schertenleib motorbikes motorcycle racing history statistics history Text in English French German

$90.00
1b27a/39

The Gaming Table: Its Votaries and Victims, in all TImes and Countries, especially in England and in France, in Two Volumes


STEINMETZ, ANDREW

Two-volume set, scarce, imperial octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spines & blind-stamped decorative rule to boards, coated eps, xi + 436pp (vol.1), 444pp (vol.2), VG- (6cm portion of vol 2 lower spine missing, rear board vol.1 detached, heavy bruising & fraying to spine extrems & boards corners, browning to spines, staining to boards, bookseller's labels to front pastedowns, owner's ex libris labels to frotn pastedowns, heavy browning to page edges, hinges cracked, pencil drawing to last page vol.1, sporadic light foxing, slight damage to v. occasional page edges)

PUBLISHER: Tinsely Brother 1870

KEYWORDS: Andrew Steinmetz gambling history gaming tables history ancient Rome Egypt Europe lotteries entertainment

$35.00
xxctm91916

Australia & New Zealand Warships 1914-1945


GILLETT, ROSS

Square quarto hardcover (VG) (lacks d/w) illus; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Doubleday Australia Pty.1983

KEYWORDS: specials Ross Gillett military history warships WW1 WW2 battleships naval history

$65.00
1m45a/19

The Chatham Islands: Their Plants, Birds and People


RICHARDS, E. C.

Octavo, blue-grey cloth boards with black lettering to spine, frontispiece, ix + 177pp, illus, VG- (fading to spine extrems & board edges, browning to board upper edges, light tanning to prelims & rear eps) in d/w, G (very scruffy/tatty d/w with extensive archival tape repairs to corners & edges, spine extrems missing, moderate soiling)

PUBLISHER: Simpson and Williams Ltd 1952

KEYWORDS: EC Richards Chatham Islands natural history flora fauna plants birds history Moriori Maori sealers whalers

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