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Image for On Service. Tasmanian Branch R.S.S.A.I.L.A. Official Journal. Vol. I, no 6.

On Service. Tasmanian Branch R.S.S.A.I.L.A. Official Journal. Vol. I, no 6.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [Hobart], R.S.S.A.I.L.A. (Tasmanian Branch): September,1944

Seller ID: 34491


185x122mm. 48pp. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Golden Jubilee of the 40th Battalion, A.I.F. 1916-1966. The Tasmanian Battalion. At Launceston, Tasmania:  Friday, November 25th;  Saturday, November 26th;  Sunday, November 27th.   Souvenir Book.  [and Golden Jubilee Song Book - see description below]

Golden Jubilee of the 40th Battalion, A.I.F. 1916-1966. The Tasmanian Battalion. At Launceston, Tasmania: Friday, November 25th; Saturday, November 26th; Sunday, November 27th. Souvenir Book. [and Golden Jubilee Song Book - see description below]

By: 40th Battalion:

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Launceston, 40th Battalion Association: 1966

Seller ID: 11255


[12]pp. Stapled in wrappers. Includes itineraries for the weekend, historical and statistical summaries of the Battalion's service record, messages of support, advertisements etc. WITH: '40th Battalion Golden Jubilee Song Book. Songs - Choruses - Verses for all convivial gatherings, re-unions and social occasions.' Arranged by E.D. Pinkard, Launceston. 12pp. Stapled in wrappers. Both booklets in fine condition, although the staples have some signs of beginning t... View more info

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British Gallantry Awards.

By: ABBOTT, P.E. & J.M.A. Tamplin.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Guinness Superlatives: 1971

Seller ID: 33481


Small 4to. 360pp, coloured frontis, 3 coloured plates (2 double-page), coloured medal ribbon chart, b&w illustrations. Black cloth with dustwrapper (light horizontal old tape stain on the inside, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. . View more info

Image for Recipients of the Distinguished Conduct Medal 1855-1909 : being a list, with other details, of all those who received the medal before the outbreak of the First World War.

Recipients of the Distinguished Conduct Medal 1855-1909 : being a list, with other details, of all those who received the medal before the outbreak of the First World War.

By: ABBOTT, P.E. (compiled by).

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, J.B. Hayward & Son: 1975

Seller ID: 33478


4to. xxiv, 88pp, 5 black & white photographs. Quarter bound in contrasting cloth, lettered in gilt on upper board and spine, clear acetate dustwrapper (some short tears on extremities, old tape repairs at corners; light rubbing). A scatter of tiny spots on endpapers, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0903754096 View more info

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The ANZACS.

By: ADAM SMITH, Patsy.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1978

Seller ID: 20447


First edition. 4to. 372pp, well illustrated in b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Author's warm inscription to 'the lad and the lass' [not identified by name but the Tasmanian artist Max Angus and his wife Thedda, long-time friends of the author] on half-title, along with another gift inscription - and a loosely inserted photocopy of a manuscript letter from the author to the Anguses. View more info

THE ALEXANDER MEMOIRS 1940 - 1945.

By: ALEXANDER of Tunis, Field-Marshal Earl.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1962

Seller ID: 16847


Edited by John North. 210pp, b&w photographs, maps. Original cloth (flecked) with dustwrapper (silverfished). Small (grass?) stain on lower corners. Interior clean and crisp. Very good to good. View more info

D-Day June 6, 1944 : the climactic battle of World War II.

By: AMBROSE, Stephen E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Touchstone/Simon and Schuster: 1995

Seller ID: 26371


Octavo. 655pp, illustrated in black and white. Index. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

Image for Australian War Memorial : treasures from a century of collecting.

Australian War Memorial : treasures from a century of collecting.

By: ANDERSON, Nola.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial / Murdoch Books: 2012

Seller ID: 33898


4to. 612pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. Owner's initals on title-page. ISBN 1742660126 View more info

Image for The Army in Australia 1840-50: prelude to the golden years.

The Army in Australia 1840-50: prelude to the golden years.

By: AUSTIN, M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canberra, AGPS (for Department of Defence): 1979

Seller ID: 21031


Small 4to. xii, 290pp, 8 colour and 4 b&w plates. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0642036306 View more info

Sinister Twilight. The Fall and Rise Again of Singapore.

By: BARBER, Noel.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London/Sydney, Collins: 1968

Seller ID: 30625


319pp, frontispiece map, map endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. View more info

The Great War.

By: BARNETT, Correlli.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Books for Pleasure: 1979

Seller ID: 26887


Quarto. 192pp, frontispiece, profusely illustrated in colour and black and white, maps, pictorial endpapers. Bibliography and Index. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine slightly faded). Very good. ISBN 0729602087 View more info

With the Australians in Korea.

By: BARTLETT, Norman (ed).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial: 1960

Seller ID: 15294


Third edition. Small 4to. 294pp, colour frontispiece illustration, black & white photographs, maps. Cloth (a few small flecks, minor rubbing on extremities). Edges yellowed, interior clean and fresh. Owner's name on front free endpaper. A good clean copy. View more info

The Battle of Bosworth.

By: BENNETT, Michael.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Sutton: 2000

Seller ID: 29754


Reprint. 186pp. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 0750924616 View more info

Lambert Simnel and the Battle of Stoke.

By: BENNETT, Michael.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Alan Sutton: 1993

Seller ID: 29755


Reprint, with corrections. Large 8vo. 158pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0750903775 View more info

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Allies at War.

By: BERTHON, Simon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 2001

Seller ID: 31531


xiii, 345pp, black and white photographs, one colour. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine. ISBN 0007116225 ***The book of the TV series. View more info

The Retreat from Moscow : the memoirs of Sergeant Bourgogne 1812-1813.

By: BOURGOGNE, Sergeant.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1985

Seller ID: 19934


Translated by J.W. Fortescue. Introduction by Vincent Cronin. 262pp, b&w illustrations, endpaper maps. Pictorial cloth, with the slipcase (some light marks). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Cassell's Battlefields of Britain and Ireland.

Cassell's Battlefields of Britain and Ireland.

By: BROOKS, Richard.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2005

Seller ID: 32946


Small 4to. 724pp, illustrated with maps/plans. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0304363332 ***A comprehensive survey of military actions fought on British and Irish soil, from the Romans (55BC) to the Battle of Britain (1940). View more info

Image for Napoleon's Campaigns in Italy 1796-1797 and 1800.

Napoleon's Campaigns in Italy 1796-1797 and 1800.

By: BURTON, Brigadier-General R.G.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1931

Seller ID: 34485


(Special Campaign Series no 15.) Small 8vo. x, 142pp, four folding maps in rear pocket, 2 maps in text. Original light brown cloth, lettered in red. Some foxing on the edges and first few leaves, otherwise a very good clean copy. Bookplate of Lt. General Sir Charles Gairdner (later Governor of WA 1951-63 and Tasmania 1963-68) on front paste-down; and the (contemporay) inscription 'Charles Gairdner 10th Royal Hussars'; as well as this owner's annotations ('points to note'... View more info

Cadogan's Crimea.

By: CALTHORPE, Somerset J. Gough, Lt, Col.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton/Editor Books: 1979

Seller ID: 27067


Illustrated by General the Hon. Sir George Cadogan K.C.B. Abridged and illustrated edition. 288pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Index. Original cloth-textured papered boards (top corners bumped), with dustwrapper (a few marks on back edge of spine, shallow crease on back cover, lower front corner a little rubbed). Head and outer margins a little yellowed. Very good. ISBN 0241102324 View more info

Korea. The Commonwealth at War.

By: CAREW, Tim.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1967

Seller ID: 30631


First edition. xii, 307pp, black & white photographs, maps. Cloth (slight bumps at head of spine and on lower edges of top board) with dustwrapper (price clipped, a little rubbing). Very good. View more info