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CORNISH WAR & PEACE: THE ROAD TO VICTORY - AND BEYOND

By: Acton, V. & Carter, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Landfall Publications: 1995

Seller ID: 33947


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; Events and personalities of the World War Two years in Cornwall; sequal to Operation Cornwall, taking the story past VE and VJ Days and the aftermath of the war. Illustrated. ; 168 pages View more info

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THE SECRET SUSSEX RESISTANCE

By: Angell, S.

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Middleton Press: 2004

Seller ID: 45876


New paperback copies. Reprint. ; The Sussex Home Guard Auxiliary Units; the secret patrol network that operated during World War Two. Their secret hideouts and personal reminiscences. Illustrated. ; 84 pages View more info

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FIGHTING NAZI OCCUPATION : BRITISH RESISTANCE 1939-1945

By: Atkin, M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2015

Seller ID: 50325


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; Controversial reassessment of the wartime British resistance organization - the Auxiliary Units, their Special Duties Branch, and Section VII of SIS. Illustrated. ; 216 pages View more info

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LONDON TRANSPORT IN THE BLITZ

By: Baker, M. H. C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 2010

Seller ID: 46074


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; An overview of London Transport during the Second World War. Illustrated. An overview of the contribution made by London Transport in World War Two, along with the difficulties it faced during those dangerous and difficult times. Illustrated. ; 144 pages View more info

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POOLE AND WORLD WAR II

By: Beamish, D. , Bennett, H. , & Hillier, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Poole Historical Trust: 1980

Seller ID: 40527


Hardback; very good in creased and scuffed dustjacket. ; The experience of war on the Dorset town. Illustrated. ; 239 pages View more info

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THE HOME FRONT IN LUDLOW DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: Beattie, D.

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Logaston Press: 2010

Seller ID: 34276


New paperback copies. ; Illustrated. ; 295 pages View more info

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ESSEX AT WAR

By: Benham, H. (edited. )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Benham's of Colchester: 1945

Seller ID: 56905


Hardback without dustjacket; previous owner's inscription to endpapers otherwise good in faded, yellowed and dented boards. ; Majority of the study deals with Colchester during the Second World War. Compiled by the Editorial Staff of the Essex County Standard. Illustrated. ; 154 pages View more info

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GO TO IT! WORKING FOR VICTORY ON THE HOME FRONT 1939-1945

By: Briggs, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley: 2000

Seller ID: 47054


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £16.99.; Britain in the Second World War in terms of the work men and women were doing in factories and workshops, in the pits and shipyards, and on the land. Illustrated. ; 128 pages View more info

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LONDON GOES TO WAR - 1939

By: Bromley, G.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Joseph Michael: 1974

Seller ID: 29524


Hardback; pages yellowed otherwise good in faded and yellowed dustjacket. ; Life in London at the outbreak of the Second World War, and the months that fololowed. Illustrated with previously unpublished photographs taken by cameramen of the weekly magazine 'Illustrated'. ; 128 pages View more info

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BRITAIN'S HOME GUARD : A CHARACTER STUDY, PORTRAYED IN COLOUR BY ERIC KENNINGTON

By: Brophy, J. & Kennington, E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1945

Seller ID: 60293


Hardback; boards faded, light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in yellowed, creased and torn dustjacket. ; Illustrated with 19 colour portraits of members of the Home Guard. ; 48 pages View more info

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THE DAY PEACE BROKE OUT: THE VE-DAY EXPERIENCE

By: Brown, M.

Price: £3.99

Publisher: Sutton: 2005

Seller ID: 27269


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £12.99. ; VE-day celebrations in Britain and across the world through the memories of those who were there, combined with contemporary newspaper and magazine articles. The immediate post-VE-day period and the celebration of victory over Japan in August 1945. Illustrated. ; 188 pages View more info

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THE PIN-UP IN WORLD WAR II

By: Brown, M.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Sabrestorm Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 56569


New paperback copies. ; Examples from British and overseas magazines, posters, postcards and nose-art from the period. A selection of photographs, picture postcards, artworks and drawings of beautiful women - from tasteful nude portraits to the paintings of artists like Alberto Vargas and the whimsical humour of Norman Pett’s Jane. ; 64 pages View more info

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WARTIME BROADCASTING

By: Brown, M.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 60164


Shire Library No.845. New paperback copies. ; Illustrated. ; 64 pages View more info

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EAST ANGLIA 1940

By: Brown, R. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton Limited: 1981

Seller ID: 38037


Hardback, light foxing to edge of pages otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; The second book in the series. The 'Home Front' experience of the people of East Anglia during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 166 pages View more info

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EAST ANGLIA 1939

By: Brown, R. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton Limited: 1980

Seller ID: 38038


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; The first book in the series. The 'Home Front' experience of the people of East Anglia during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 206 pages View more info

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EAST ANGLIA 1943

By: Brown, R. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton Limited: 1990

Seller ID: 52848


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; The fifth book in the series. The 'Home Front' experience of the people of East Anglia during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 182 pages View more info

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EAST ANGLIA 1945

By: Brown, R. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton Limited: 1994

Seller ID: 52849


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; The last book in the series. The 'Home Front' experience of the people of East Anglia during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 152 pages View more info

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EAST ANGLIA 1942

By: Brown, R. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 53246


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in faded dustjacket. ; The fourth book in the series. The 'Home Front' experience of the people of East Anglia during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 214 pages View more info

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EAST ANGLIA 1944

By: Brown, R. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton Limited: 1992

Seller ID: 53247


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in faded dustjacket. ; The sixth book in the series. The 'Home Front' experience of the people of East Anglia during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 214 pages View more info

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WORKING FOR VICTORY: A DIARY OF LIFE IN A SECOND WORLD WAR FACTORY

By: Bruley, S. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton: 2001

Seller ID: 46345


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 226 pages View more info

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ILLINGWORTH'S WAR IN CARTOONS: ONE HUNDRED OF HIS GREATEST DRAWINGS FROM THE DAILY MAIL, 1939-1945

By: Bryant, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Grub Street: 2009

Seller ID: 55161


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; The conflict year by year. Illustrated. ; 144 pages View more info

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WORLD WAR II IN CARTOONS

By: Bryant, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Grub Street: 2009

Seller ID: 56454


Hardback; very good in scuffed dustjacket. Reprint. ; A pictorial history of the Second World War drawn at the time by cartoonists from all sides. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

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FRIENDLY INVASION: MEMORIES OF OPERATION BOLERO - THE AMERICAN OCCUPATION OF BRITAIN 1942-1945

By: Buckton, H.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Phillimore & Co. Ltd.: 2006

Seller ID: 48740


Paperback; corner-crease to a few pages otherwise good in lightly creased card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 191 pages View more info

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BATTLE OVER SUSSEX, 1940

By: Burgess, P. & Saunders, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Middleton Press: 2003

Seller ID: 50380


Hardback; very good in pictorial boards. Reprint. ; The effects of the aerial warfare over the county during 1940. The aircrew and aircraft that involuntarily reached the ground are described and illustrated. ; 95 pages View more info

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BOMBERS OVER SUSSEX, 1943-45

By: Burgess, P. & Saunders, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Middleton Press: 2004

Seller ID: 50382


Hardback; very good in pictorial boards. Reprint. ; The effects of the aerial warfare over the county during 1943-45. The aircrew and aircraft that involuntarily reached the ground are described and illustrated. ; 95 pages View more info

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CHILDREN OF THE WAR

By: Burkett, M.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Barny Books: 2006

Seller ID: 26170


New paperback copies at a reduced price. Part of the Once Upon a Wartime series, No.18. ; A selection of first-hand accounts from people who were children during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 112 pages View more info

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GOSPORT GOES TO WAR 1939-1945

By: Burton, L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Gosport Society: 1981

Seller ID: 50581


Booklet; pages yellowed, dent to corners of pages otherwise good in yellowed and creased card covers. ; Home Front Gosport during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 88 pages View more info

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VE DAY: A DAY TO REMEMBER

By: Cabell, C. & Richards, A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2005

Seller ID: 44529


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Historical analysis and personal accounts. Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

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THE PEOPLE'S WAR: BRITAIN 1939-45

By: Calder, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pimlico: 1992

Seller ID: 60308


Paperback; pages yellowed otherwise good in lightly creased and marked card covers. ; Major study on the Home Front during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 656 pages View more info

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CAMP 165 WATTEN

By: Campbell, V.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Whittles Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 52519


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £16.99. ; A history of POW Camp 165 at Watten in Caithness. Expanded edition of the book first published in 2008. Illustrated. ; 182 pages View more info

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WARTIME WORCESTERSHIRE

By: Carpenter, J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Brewin Books: 1995

Seller ID: 49907


Paperback; dent to margIn of pages otherwise good in card covers. ; Pictorial study of Worcestershire during the Second World War. Over 100 wartime b/w photographs with captions. ; 68 pages View more info

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WARTIME BUCKINGHAMSHIRE 1939-1945

By: Charlton, S. E. (Preface. )

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Buckinghamshire Record Office: 1995

Seller ID: 49219


Revised edition. Booklet; very good in creased card covers. ; An introduction to the Home Front in Buckinghamshire during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 28 pages View more info

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BRITAIN'S FINAL DEFENCE: ARMING THE HOME GUARD 1940-1944

By: Clarke, D.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: The History Press: 2016

Seller ID: 54384


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; The efforts made to arm the home defence force and the full range of weaponry available to it. Illustrated. ; 287 pages View more info

Image for THE WAR FACSIMILES: LAND AT WAR: THE OFFICIAL STORY OF BRITISH FARMING 1939-1944

THE WAR FACSIMILES: LAND AT WAR: THE OFFICIAL STORY OF BRITISH FARMING 1939-1944

By: Coates, T. (Series editor. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: TSO Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 50427


Paperback; fine in card covers. ; Facsimile reprint of 1945 edition; prepared by the War Office by the Ministry of Information. Illustrated. ; 94 pages View more info

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BUZZ BOMB DIARY

By: Collyer, D. G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Kent Aviation Historical Research Society: 1994

Seller ID: 41646


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; V-1 incidents in Kent, based on personal accounts, June - September 1944. A list of sites compiled from local ARP records. Illustrated. View more info

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THE HOME FRONT: CIVILIAN LIFE IN WORLD WAR TWO

By: Cooksley, P. G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus Publishing Ltd.: 2007

Seller ID: 36049


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99.; The effects of the Second World War on the British public. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

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SURREY HOME GUARD

By: Crook, P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Middleton Press: 2000

Seller ID: 46654


Hardback; very good in pictorial boards. ; Tracing the Surrey Home Guard from the ill-equipped Local Defence Volunteers to the well-trained force of observers and defenders. Illustrated. ; 96 pages View more info

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SUSSEX HOME GUARD

By: Crook, P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Middleton Press: 1998

Seller ID: 60290


Hardback; edge of pages a little yellowed otherwise very good in pictorial boards. ; The role and experiences of the 26 Sussex Home Guard Battalions, between May 1940 and December 1944. Illustrated. ; 96 pages View more info

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HOME GUARD SOCIALISM: A VISION OF A PEOPLE'S ARMY

By: Cullen, S.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Self Published.: 2006

Seller ID: 30490


Booklet, new copies. ; The contribution of some of the socialist veterans from the Spanish Civil War who had fought in the International Brigades and revolutionary militias; their vision of a 'People's War against Nazism' and of the Home Guard as a People's Army. Illustrated. ; 50 pages View more info

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IN SEARCH OF THE REAL DAD'S ARMY: THE HOME GUARD AND THE DEFENCE OF THE UNITED KINGDOM 1940-1944

By: Cullen, S.M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 45271


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; The true story of the Home Guard. Illustrated. ; 246 pages View more info

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IN SEARCH OF THE REAL DAD'S ARMY : THE HOME GUARD AND THE DEFENCE OF THE UNITED KINGDOM 1940-1944

By: Cullen, S.M.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 60710


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99.; The true story of the Home Guard. Illustrated. ; 246 pages View more info

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THE WARTIME KITCHEN AND GARDEN: THE HOME FRONT 1940-45

By: Davies, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: BBC Books: 1993

Seller ID: 41350


Hardback; bookplate to endpaper, tape to paste-downs and dustjacket flaps, otherwise very good in price-clipped dustjacket. Reprint. ; A social history of life on the Home Front with recipes and gardening tips from the 1940s. Illustrated. Produced to accompany the BBC television series. ; 224 pages View more info

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THE US HOME FRONT 1941-45

By: De Quesada, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Osprey: 2007

Seller ID: 58405


Elite 161. Paperback; very good in scuffed card covers. ; An introduction to the auxiliary, patriotic, humanitarian and other WW2 American organizations. Illustrated by Stephen Walsh. ; Elite; Vol. 161; 64 pages View more info

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THE LONDON BLITZ: A FIREMAN'S TALE

By: Demarne, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: After the Battle: 1991

Seller ID: 40466


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; First-hand account of the author's experiences during the Blitz. Illustrated. ; 156 pages View more info

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MEMOIRS OF WAR: EXPERIENCE A VILLAGE AT WAR - DITCHLING MUSEUM, 5TH OCTOBER 2002 - 30TH MARCH 2003

By: Ditchling History Project

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Ditchling History Project: 2002

Seller ID: 50400


Paperback; spiral bound; very good in lightly creased card covers. ; In association with the 2002 exhibition 'Memories at War' held at Ditchling Museum. Majority of the study covers the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 104 pages View more info

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HAMPSHIRE AND D-DAY

By: Doughty, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harrington Kilbride and Partners: 1994

Seller ID: 59778


A commemoration of the central role played by the county of Hampshire as 'springboard' for the liberation of Europe on D-Day, 6th June 1944. Illustrated. ; 190 pages View more info

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THE BLACK COUNTRY AT WAR: A PICTORIAL ACCOUNT 1939-45

By: Douglas, A. , Hardy, C. , Moore, D. , Douglas, J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Beacon Broadcasting Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 37216


Paperback; pages dented and a little creased otherwise good in creased and torn card covers. Signed by Alton Douglas. ; Wartime photographs and captions relating to the Black Country during World War Two. ; 112 pages View more info

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BIRMINGHAM AT WAR: VOLUME 2

By: Douglas, A. , Hardy, C. , Stretch, G. , Douglas, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Birmingham Post & Mail Ltd.: 1983

Seller ID: 42569


Paperback; very good in lightly creased card covers. Signed by Alton Douglas. ; Wartime photographs and captions relating to the Birmingham during World War Two. ; 112 pages View more info

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BIRMINGHAM AT WAR: VOLUME 2

By: Douglas, A. , Hardy, C. , Stretch, G. , Douglas, J.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Birmingham Post & Mail Ltd.: 1983

Seller ID: 42599


Paperback; very good in creased and faded card covers. ; Wartime photographs and captions relating to the Birmingham during World War Two. ; 112 pages View more info

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BIRMINGHAM AT WAR: A PICTORIAL ACCOUNT VOLUME 1

By: Douglas, A. , Stretch, G. , Hardy, C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Streetly Printing: 1984

Seller ID: 42568


Paperback; very good in lightly creased card covers. 4th impression. Signed by Alton Douglas. ; Wartime photographs and captions relating to the Birmingham during World War Two. ; 112 pages View more info