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A Short History of the Devonshire Regiment.

By: N/A

Price: $29.00 USD

Publisher: Alsdershot, Gale & Polden: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1740

Condition: Good


39 pages, coloured frontispiece, front cover and back cover. Bound in library binding of General Assembly Library New Zealand. Very clean. View more info

A Manual of Military Telegraphy for the Signal-Service, United States Army, Embracing Permanent and Field Lines.

By: N/A

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3998

Condition: Good


62 pages, 40 b/w illustrations. Lacks wrappers, was bound in a larger volume with other pamphlets, now disbound. View more info

The White Ensign. Royal New Zealand Navy Museum Jounal. issue 07 Autumn 2009.

By: N/A

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Royal New Zealand Navy Museum: 2009

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 009086

Condition: Fine


32 pages, colur and b/w photos, maps. The navy and disaster relief; the navy and the Waiouru community; from the research collections: Alexander David Boyle's journal kept while onboard HMS Powerful, 1906. New Zealand's capture of German Samoa August 2014. Loss of the Rangitane; WW2 a civilian remembers, World war one; View more info

Two hundred days of fire: Accounts by participants and witnesses of the battle of Stalingrad.

By: N/A

Price: $34.00 USD

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009250

Condition: Very Good


295 pages, b/w photos. View more info

The Egyptian Soudan Its Loss and Recovery : Including I. A Rapid Sketch of the History of the Soudan, II. A Narrative of the Dongola Expedition, 1896, III. A Full Account of the Nile Expeditions, 1897-8.

By: Alford, Henry S.L.; Sword, W. Dennistoun

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1898

Edition: First Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 4448

Condition: Fair


xiv, 336 pages, all maps present, one plate lacking. Spine perished, ex-lending library with a few old labels and stamps. View more info

With Rank & File or Sidelights on Soldier Life.

By: Amyand, Arthur (Pseudonym of Edward Arthur Haggard)

Price: $350.00 USD

Publisher: London, Osgood, Mcilvaine & Company: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6119

Condition: Good


vi, 263 pages. Cloth split on one side of spine. Original blue cloth binding with gilt illustrations on front cover and title page. View more info

Sea Devil: Count Von Luckner in New Zealand And the Pacific

By: Bade, James

Price: $26.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Steele Roberts & Associates Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009215

ISBN: 1877338613

Condition: Fine


176 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Count Felix von Luckner - the Sea Devil - remains one of the most colourful figures in 20th century New Zealand history. When he first arrived in New Zealand in October 1917 as a prisoner of war he had to be protected from outraged members of the public, as anti-German sentiment was at its peak. Yet his gentlemanly conduct towards the crews he captured in his raiding activities, his audacious escape from Motuihe Island and the resulting exposure to New Zealand military authorities, turned him into something of a folk hero. Jamed Bade re-assesses key his... View more info

Australia's Secret Space Programs.

By: Ball, Desmond

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6328

ISBN: 0731503449

Condition: Very Good


102 pages, b/w illustrations. View more info

Forgotten Men. Missouri State Guard

By: Bartels, Carolyn M.

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: Shawnee Mission, Kansas, Two Trails Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009523

Condition: Fine


377 pages. American civil war. 406 pages plus index and casualty list. View more info

The Way They Have in the Navy Being a Day to Day Record of a Cruise in H.M. Battleship 'Mars' During the Naval Manoeuvres of 1899

By: Bullen Frank T.

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008849

Condition: Very Good


viii, 96 pages, old bookplate on front endpaper. View more info

Das Leben Ist Ein Gewundener Pfad. Gefangennahme, Flucht Und Endgültige Zufklucht Mit Hilfe Der Familie Mattei Von Montecelli Und Bischof Alois Hudal Von Santa Marai dell' Anima in Rom.

By: Burns, John

Price: $90.00 USD

Publisher: Pontificacio Istituto Santa Maria dell'Anima: 2002

Edition: First German Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 6452

Condition: Very Good


163 pages, colour and b/w illustrations, errata slip losely inserted. Translated from the English by Sigrid Spath. Signed by author on title page, slight soiling on rear cover. Autobiographie des neuseeländischen Brigadegenerals John Burns die neues Licht auf den umstrittenen österreichischen Bischof Alois Hudal wirft. Der in Graz geborene und ausgebildete Priester hatte während des zweiten Weltkriegs und danach die österreichisch-deutsche Nationalkirche "Santa Maria dell'Anima" in Rom geleitet. Dass der Bischof nach dem Krieg Nazis zur Flucht verholfen hat, belastet seinen Ruf sch... View more info

Letters From the Battle-Fields of Paraguay.

By: Burton, Captain Richard F.

Price: $1,450.00 USD

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5856

Condition: Good


xix, 491 pages, frontispiece, extra title page with vignette, folding map. Small piece missing at bottom of spine, a little wear on corners, slight foxing on preliminary pages. A rare Richard Burton title in original condition. View more info

History of the Canterbury Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 1914-1919

By: Capt David Ferguson

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Uckfield, Naval and Military Press: 2009

Seller ID: 009572

ISBN: 1843425718

Condition: Very Good


vii, 364 pages, b/w photos, maps. Facsimile reprint of the first edition from 1921. View more info

Les armées en Nouvelle Calédonie de 1853 à 1939.

By: CHEVALIER (luc) et FEVAL (jean claude)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Editions de cagou: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009115

Condition: Fine


221 pages, très nombreuses reproductions de documents anciens, percaline bleue de l éditeur Architecture militaire, marine, gendarmerie, artilleurs, forts et canons, administration militaire, médecins militaires, chronologie View more info

The Campaign for Chattanooga. Historical Sketch Descriptive of the Model in Relief, of the Region About Chattanooga, and of the Battles Illustrated Thereon.

By: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Commission

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3179

Condition: Nearly Very Good


47 pages, folding map, lacks rear wrapper, small number on front. Rare. View more info

The RAAF in Vietnam: Australian Air Involvement in the Vietnam War 1962-1975

By: Chris Coulthard-Clark

Price: $140.00 USD

Publisher: St Leonards, NSW, Allen & Unwin: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009194

ISBN: 1863733051

Condition: Very Good


440 pages, b/w photos. View more info

Gallipoli: The New Zealand Story

By: Christopher Pugsley

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Reed Publishing: 1998

Edition: Reprint of First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 009069

ISBN: 0790005859

Condition: Very Good


392 pages, b/w photos, maps. Signed by author on title page. View more info

The Red Glutton. Impressions of War Written at and Near the Front.

By: Cobb, Irvin S.

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1915

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 1540

Condition: Good


viii, 318 pages. Spine darkened, slight foxing on first and last few pages. Cobb was an American war correspondent who was at the front with the German army in France and Belgium. Very scarce in any edition. View more info

The Details of the Rocket System: Shewing the Various Applications of this Weapon, Both for Sea and Land Service, and its Different Uses in the Field and in Sieges; illustrated by plates of the principal equipment, exercises and cases of actual service, with general instructions for its application, and a demonstration of the comparative economy of the system.

By: Congreve, Colonel [Sir William]

Price: $2,000.00 USD

Publisher: London, Whiting: 1814

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008778

Condition: Good-


[6], 21 pages, 7 coloured plates (of 13). Published for the information of the officers of the Rocket Corps, and others whom it may concern. This copy lacks the front cover and spine and 6 of the 13 plates. Prelimary pages are loose, old inscription dated 1837 on front endpaper. The 7 beautifully hand coloured plates whiah are present show: The equipment of a Rocket Ammunition Horse; Rocket infantry in line of march, and in action; the mode of using rockets in bombardment; the mode of using rockets in bombardment, from earth works, without apparatus; a rocket ambuscade; the use of rockets in t... View more info

Stad Mesen : Herinnering en geschiedenis Samengevoegd.

By: Constandt, Drs H.J. (editor)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Mesen, Museumkomitee Van Mesen: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5068

Condition: Very Good


258 pages, 78 b/w illustrations plus 5 maps and plans. Rare book on the history of Mesen / Messines in Flanders. The battle of Messines was one of the big battles on this front in World War I. Many New Zealand, Australian and British Soldiers were killed and wounded in action here. Of the 31 contributions to the history of Mesen 5 are in English, the rest is in Dutch. There are also a number of photographs which document the visits of Government Ministers, Embassadors and even the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Robert Muldoon, to the scene of the battlefield. View more info

R.A.M.C. [Royal Army Medical Corps]

By: Cotterell, Anthony

Price: $7.50 USD

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009441

Condition: Good


no publication date, ca. late 1940s. 116 pages, b/w plates. An account of the work of the Royal Army Medical Corps detailing experiences mainly from France and North Africa, with accounts of the structure and levels of aid provided by the Corps, View more info

The Shadow of Stalingrad. Being the Diary of a Temptation.

By: Count Heinrich Von Einsiedel

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: London, Allan Wingate: 1953

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 3200

Condition: Very Good


254 pages, paper browned on edges, small stamp "The Times Library, London" at the back but no other markings. Count von Einsiedel was a member of the National Committee Free Germany and for a short time after WWII a member of the SED in East Germany. View more info

The Devil's Own War. The First World War diary of Brigadier-General Herbert Hart.

By: Crawford, John (editor)

Price: $24.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Exisle Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6435

Condition: Fine


336 pages, maps, b/w photos. View more info

A Doctor at War: A Life in Letters, 1914-43.

By: Daniell, Christine

Price: $26.00 USD

Publisher: Masteron, Fraser Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007326

Condition: Very Good


vi, 370 pages, many b/w illustrations. Gallipoli, Palestine, ANZAC, Cairo, Egypt, Greece, Middle East etc. View more info

Flotillas: A Hard-Lying Story.

By: Dawson, Captain Lionel

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: London, Rich & Cowan: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6466

Condition: Good


xiii, 266 pages plus appendix, frontispiece and other b/w illustrations (all present). Some wear on spine. View more info

18 Battalion and Armoured Regiment.

By: Dawson, W.D.

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Department of Internal Affairs: 1961

Seller ID: 008556

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 676 pages, maps, b/w photos. Dust wraooer has several tears but is complete except for a small piece at the bottom of the spine. View more info

Turkish Foreign Policy During the Second World War: An Active Neutrality.

By: Deringil, Selim

Price: $21.00 USD

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4152

ISBN: 0521344662

Condition: Nearly Very Good


238 pages, ex-library book, uncirculated and minimal library markings. View more info

Australia in the War of 1939 - 1945, Series One: Army. Volume VI: The New Guinea Offensives.

By: Dexter, David

Price: $24.00 USD

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008416

Condition: Very Good


xx, 851 pages. Library markings on endpapers and title page but no markings on the binding. View more info

Deeds that Held the Empire. At Sea.

By: Divine, A.D.

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: London, Jiohn Murray: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009340

Condition: Good


xii, 339 pages, b/w plates. Spine darkened and mottled, name on front endpaper. View more info

Niagara Gold. The Romantic Story of Sunken Treasure retrieved from Record Ocean Depths in New Zealand.

By: Dunn, R.J. in collaboration with diver J. Johnstone

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Reed: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009035

Condition: Very Good


51 pages, b/w illustrations. The salvage of 590 gold bars from the liner Niagara. This ship struck a German mine in June 1940 and sank in over 400 feet of water.The lead diver John Johnstone tells of his experiences in recovering this sunken treasure. View more info