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WITH THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE SOMME : MEMOIRS FROM THE TRENCHES

By: Thomas, W. B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2014

Seller ID: 61463

ISBN: 1783463104

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Eyewitnesses from The Great War. New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99.; The experiences of war journalist William Beach Thomas. First published 1917 as 'With the British on the Somme'. ; 205 pages View more info

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FIX BAYONETS! WITH THE US MARINE CORPS IN FRANCE, 1917-1918

By: Thomason, J. W.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books: 1989

Seller ID: 44163

ISBN: 1853670308

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in marked dustjacket. ; Reprint of 1925 original edition, complete and unabridged. Illustrated. ; 249 pages View more info

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DAUNTLESS COURAGE ON THE SOMME : OFFICERS OF THE 19TH DIVISION WHO FELL AT LA BOISSELLE 1-10 JULY 1916

By: Thornicroft, N.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 53559

ISBN: 191077782X

Condition: New


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; The main focus of the book concentrates upon the sixty-four officers of the British Army’s 19th Division (including a small number who were attached from elsewhere) who were either killed or died of wounds during the storming of the heavily-fortified village of La Boisselle, on the Somme, during early July 1916. Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

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WAR DIARY OF A COMBAT ARTIST - CAPTAIN HARRY EVERETT TOWNSEND

By: Townsend, H. C. (Cornebise, A. E. edited. )

Price: £12.00

Publisher: University Press of Colorado: 1991

Seller ID: 47241

ISBN: 0870812319

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in faded and creased dustjacket. ; Diary written by Harry Everett Townsend, an artist in the US Army Corps of Engineers sent to France in 1918 to record on canvas the American Expeditionary Force in the war zone. Illustrated. ; 284 pages View more info

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YOUNG CITIZEN OLD SOLDIER FROM BOYHOOD IN ANTRIM TO HELL ON THE SOMME

By: Truesdale, D. (edited. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 43731

ISBN: 1908916486

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; The journal of rifleman James McRoberts, No. 1885, 14th Battalion Royal Irish rifles (YCV) January 1915 - april 1917. Maps & illustrations. ; 214 pages View more info

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GERMAN SOLDIERS IN THE GREAT WAR: LETTERS AND EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS

By: Ulrich, B. & Ziemann, B. (edited. ) Brocks, C. (translated. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2010

Seller ID: 49202

ISBN: 1848841418

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; The experiences of German frontline soldiers during the First World War; based on first-hand accounts and other wartime documents. Illustrated. ; 212 pages View more info

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BOY SOLDIERS OF THE GREAT WAR

By: Van Emden, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Headline: 2005

Seller ID: 40499

ISBN: 075531302X

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; marks to a couple of pages otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Account of the under age soldiers serving on the Western Front, and the young girls working as volunteer nurses based on theier own diaries and letters. Illustrated. ; 340 pages View more info

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PRISONERS OF THE KAISER: THE LAST POWS OF THE GREAT WAR

By: Van Emden, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2009

Seller ID: 53875

ISBN: 1848840780

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £9.99.; Illustrated. ; 196 pages View more info

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THE QUICK AND THE DEAD: FALLEN SOLDIERS AND THEIR FAMILIES IN THE GREAT WAR

By: Van Emden, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2011

Seller ID: 40470

ISBN: 0747597790

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 344 pages View more info

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VOICES FROM THE GREAT WAR

By: Vansittart, P.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1983

Seller ID: 29677

ISBN: 0140063714

Condition: Fair


Paperback; pages yellowed otherwise good in card covers. ; Anthology chronicling the First World War through the eyes of famous and unknown participants and witnesses, together with poets, novelists, historians, journalists and bawdy songsters. ; 303 pages View more info

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VOICES FROM THE GREAT WAR

By: Vansittart, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cape: 1981

Seller ID: 39155

ISBN: 0224019155

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; good in faded and price-clipped dustjacket. ; Anthology chronicling the First World War through the eyes of famous and unknown participants and witnesses, together with poets, novelists, historians, journalists and bawdy songsters. ; 303 pages View more info

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THE MARCH ON PARIS: THE MEMOIRS OF ALEXANDER VON KLUCK, 1914

By: Von Kluck, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Frontline Books: 2012

Seller ID: 50083

ISBN: 1848326394

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; The opening campaign of the First World War as seen from the headquarters of the German First Army. First published 1923 as 'The March on Paris and the Battle of the Marne, 1914'. With new Introduction by Mark Pottle. ; 134 pages View more info

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WORLD WAR ONE AIRCRAFT CARRIER PIONEER : THE STORY AND DIARIES OF CAPTAIN JM MCCLEERY RNAS/RAF

By: Warner, G. T.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 44616

ISBN: 1848842554

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; Illustrated. ; 293 pages View more info

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KITCHENER: THE MAN BEHIND THE LEGEND

By: Warner, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1985

Seller ID: 37532

ISBN: 0241115876

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 247 pages View more info

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FIELD MARSHAL EARL HAIG

By: Warner, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1991

Seller ID: 46120

ISBN: 0370313216

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; previous owner's inscription to endpaper otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. Signed by the Author, on sticker fixed to title page. ; Illustrated. ; 296 pages View more info

Image for HONOUR SATISFIED: A DORSET RIFLEMAN AT WAR 1916-1918 2ND LIEUTENANT FRANK WARREN

HONOUR SATISFIED: A DORSET RIFLEMAN AT WAR 1916-1918 2ND LIEUTENANT FRANK WARREN

By: Warren, F. (Bird, A. edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Crowood Press: 1990

Seller ID: 38594

ISBN: 1852235403

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in faded and creased dustjacket. ; Warren served with the King's Royal Rifle Corps. Illustrated. ; 109 pages View more info

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A MOTORCYCLE COURIER IN THE GREAT WAR: THE ILLUSTRATED EDITION

By: Watson, W. H. L. Captain. (Carruthers, B. edited & Introduced. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2013

Seller ID: 53859

ISBN: 178159239X

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £9.99. ; First-hand account of the author's experiences; 1914-15; Mons, Le Cateau, Aisne. Illustrated. First published 1915 as 'Adventures of a Despatch Rider'. ; 202 pages View more info

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THE DIARIES OF PARKER PASHA

By: Winstone, H. V. E. (edited.)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Quartet Books: 1983

Seller ID: 38340

ISBN: 0704323923

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; foxing to pages, marks to endpapers, pages bowed, otherwise good in faded and price-clipped dustjacket. A good reference copy. ; The war in the desert 1914-18 told through the secret diaries of Colonel Alfred Chevalier Parker, nephew of Lord Kitchener, Governor of Sinai, and military intelligence chief in the Arab Revolt. Illustrated. ; 220 pages View more info

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IN FLANDERS FIELDS: THE 1917 CAMPAIGN

By: Wolff, L.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Readers Union Book Club: 1960

Seller ID: 46122

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; boards dented otherwise very good in torn and faded dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 242 pages View more info

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I WAS THERE

By: Wood, G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Arthur H. Stockwell Ltd.: 1984

Seller ID: 47205

ISBN: 0722318936

Condition: Good


Paperback; very good in marked and yellowed card covers. ; Brief account of the author's experiences during the First World War. Gordon Wood served as a despatch rider in the East Africa campaign. ; 70 pages View more info

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FORGOTTEN SOLDIERS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR

By: Woodward, D. R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2006

Seller ID: 46121

ISBN: 0752438549

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Hardback, fine in fine dustjacket,. ; First hand accounts from the diaries and letters of British soldiers who served on the Middle Eastern Front; the experience of combat in Egypt and Palastine. Illustrated. ; 318 pages View more info