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Marshal Zhukov - The Man Who Beat Hitler

By: Axell, Albert

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Pearson Education: 2003

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 11831

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, 24cm x 16cm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 254+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper (now protected) is clean with little or no wear. Fine biography of the Red Army commander whose genius secured Russian victory on the Eastern Front of WW2. Catalogue: Military History. Keywords: Stalin, Kursk, Stalingrad, Berlin View more info

In The Ruins of the Reich

By: Botting, Douglas

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1985

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 17177

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, 220mm x 137mm black cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 248+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is tight and clean with little or no wear. Dustwrapper is clean with no obvious imperfections. Harrowing account of the chaos that was Germany in the immediate aftermath of WW2. Catalogue: Military History. Keywords: Berlin, Allies, refugees, airlift View more info

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Armageddon Ost - The German Defeat on the Eastern Front 1944-5

By: Cornish, Nik

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hersham, Ian Allan: 2006

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 15907

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, 260mm x 206mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 160pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is clean and tight with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with little or no wear. Excellent account of the apocalyptic conflict between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union in the final year of WW2, in three-column text with extensive photographic illustration throughout. Catalogue: Mi... View more info

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Op. JB - The Last Great Secret of the Second World War

By: Creighton, Christopher

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 11633

Condition: Good +


Hardback, 240mm x 155mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xii prelims, 256+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good +. Spine and boards bumped, book has been handled, binding just a little weak. Pages clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper has been handled, some indendations and edgewear. Amazing account of how Martin Bormann was lifted from Berlin in the last hours of WW2 by Allied commandos including the author and Ian Fleming. Catalogue: Milita... View more info

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Fallen Eagle - The Last Days of the Third Reich

By: Cross, Robin

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara: 1995

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 9812

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, 240mm x 151mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, vi prelims, 282+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper (now protected) is clean with little or no wear. "The gripping story of the final days of the Third Reich... told in graphic detail... Through the eyes of soldier and civilian, private, general and refugee." Catalogue: Military History. Keyword... View more info

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Footslogging to Berlin (Volume One)

By: Golding, Claud

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Blandford Press: 1944

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 9813

Condition: Good


Hardback, 222mm x 140mm grey-brown cloth boards, black titles, first edition, 128pp. Photographic illustrations. Good/Good. Book is a wartime production, spine and boards faded at edges, block basically clean if darkeneed by age, grubbuy on top block edge. Dustwrapper (now protected) is generally worn and grubby, with some small loss at edges. Still presentable, with protection. "A record of the valour of British infantry" detailing the heroic deeds of famous re... View more info

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Twelve Cities - a memoir

By: Jenkins, Roy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 2002

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 5475

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, 8vo dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xvii prelims, 249pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has some light shelfwear and has been handled occasionally. A significant figure of 20th century British politics offers a highly cultured take on his favourite world cities. Catalogue: Political Biography. Keywords: Jenkins, Paris, Berlin, London View more info

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Show and Tell - New Yorker Profiles

By: Lahr, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2001

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 3660

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, 8vo dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, xii prelims, 335pp. plus index, Very Good/Very Good. Block edges perhaps a little darkened else near fine. Dustwrapper has been handled once or twice else near fine. Collection of New Yorker profiles of such celebrities as Woody Allen, Irving Berlin and Roseanne. Catalogue: Journalism. Keywords: New Yorker, Lahr, Bergman View more info

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Dulles - A biography of Eleanor, Allen and John Foster Dulles and Their Family Network

By: Mosley, Leonard

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1978

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 440

Condition: Good +++


Hardback, 24cm x 16cm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xii prelims, 530+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good. Book is tight and unmarked, but has been read, with some evidence of handling to block edges, spine also bumped. Dustwrapper (now protected and secured) has wear to edges, some creasing, small nick at top spine rear, and a long flattened tear at top front by spine. Major biography of the three siblings who more or less ran US... View more info

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Five Screenplays

By: Pinter, Harold

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1971

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 13631

Condition: Good +++


Hardback, 222mm x 144mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 367pp. Good +++/Good. Book has been handled but still clean with minimal wear. Dustwrapper (now protected) has wear along top edge with loss at top of front by spine, colour fading also to spine. Anthology of scripts for five film adaptations by an eminent British dramatist - The Servant, The Pumpkin Eater, The Berlin Memorandum, Accident & The Go-Between. Catalogue: Firsts and Collectables. Keyword... View more info

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The Blockade Breakers - The Berlin Airlift

By: Schrader, Helena P.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Stroud, The History Press: 2010

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 7868

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, 197mm x 117mm , xv prelims, 304+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is clean save for a small stain to right block edge, only sign of wear a single crease to spine. First paperback edition of Schrader's gripping narrative of the historical episode which confirmed beyond doubt the advent of the Cold War. Catalogue: Military History. Keywords: Berlin, airlift, Soviet, Truman View more info

Good Evening

By: Swing, Raymond

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1965

Seller ID: 997


Tall 8vo, 1st UK, H/B, d/w VG, dark blue boards with gilt title, some foxing to page ends but clean inside, pp305 + index, VG/VG. Autobiography of journalist and radio broadcaster who was in Berlin and Turkey during the first war. View more info

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A Russian in the Woods

By: Whelan, Peter

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Methuen Drama: 2001

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 17252

Condition: Good +++


Paperback, 198mm x 129mm , 107+pp. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled but still clean with light wear only from handling. Text of a play first performed by the RSC at Stratford's Other Place in 2001. Catalogue: Plays. Keywords: Berlin, 1948, military, sergeant View more info