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Image for DE TOMMIES KOMEN: DAGBOEK VAN EEN OOSTERBEEKS MEISJE SEPTEMBERDAGEN 1944 (DUTCH TEXT)

DE TOMMIES KOMEN: DAGBOEK VAN EEN OOSTERBEEKS MEISJE SEPTEMBERDAGEN 1944 (DUTCH TEXT)

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1987

Seller ID: 56204


Paperback; good in faded, marked and creased card covers. First edition. Dutch text. ; Compiled from an original wartime diary written by a 15 year old Dutch girl named Marie-Anne who lived in Oosterbeek. Illustrated. ; 40 pages View more info

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JUMP COMMANDER: IN COMBAT WITH THE 505TH AND 508TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENTS, 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II

By: Alexander, M. J. & Sparry, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Casemate: 2010

Seller ID: 40149


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Colonel Mark James Alexander - the only airborne officer to lead three different battalions into combat in World War II. Memoir based on the transcription of hundreds of hours of recorded interviews. Illustrated. ; 288 pages View more info

Image for JUMP COMMANDER: IN COMBAT WITH THE 505TH AND 508TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENTS, 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II

JUMP COMMANDER: IN COMBAT WITH THE 505TH AND 508TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENTS, 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II

By: Alexander, M. J. & Sparry, J.

Price: £5.99

Publisher: Casemate: 2012

Seller ID: 42889


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £11.99. ; Colonel Mark James Alexander - the only airborne officer to lead three different battalions into combat in World War II. Memoir based on the transcription of hundreds of hours of recorded interviews. Illustrated. ; 288 pages View more info

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PEGASUS BRIDGE 6 JUNE 1944

By: Ambrose, S. E.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 1988

Seller ID: 47337


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; The British glider-bone assault, 6th June 1944. Illustrations & maps. ; 199 pages View more info

Image for BAND OF BROTHERS : E COMPANY, 506TH REGIMENT, 101ST AIRBORNE FROM NORMANDY TO HITLER'S EAGLE'S NEST

BAND OF BROTHERS : E COMPANY, 506TH REGIMENT, 101ST AIRBORNE FROM NORMANDY TO HITLER'S EAGLE'S NEST

By: Ambrose, S. E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1992

Seller ID: 56366


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in torn and tape-marked dustjacket. First edition. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 335 pages View more info

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THREE CHEERS FOR THE NEXT MAN TO DIE

By: Anderson, D.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hale: 1983

Seller ID: 42061


Hardback; very good in torn dustjacket. ; Personal account of the author's experiences; he served with 'D' company of a Glider Battalion of the 6th Airborne Division from Normandy, through the Ardennes and the Rhine Crossing. Illustrated. ; 189 pages View more info

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THREE CHEERS FOR THE NEXT MAN TO DIE

By: Anderson, D.

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Robert Hale Limited: 2004

Seller ID: 46421


New paperback copies. ; Personal account of the author's experiences; he served with 'D' company of a Glider Battalion of the 6th Airborne Division from Normandy, through the Ardennes and the Rhine Crossing. Illustrated. ; 189 pages View more info

Image for HEROES IN OUR MIDST VOLUME 3: WWII AMERICAN AIRBORNE: UNIFORMS & INSIGNIA, AIRBORNE COMMANDS, SPECIFIC INSIGNIA

HEROES IN OUR MIDST VOLUME 3: WWII AMERICAN AIRBORNE: UNIFORMS & INSIGNIA, AIRBORNE COMMANDS, SPECIFIC INSIGNIA

By: Angolia, J. R.

Price: £79.99

Publisher: R. James Bender Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 56831


New hardback copies. ; Volume Three. Airborne-related uniforms, airborne commands and specific insignia of airborne and related uniforms including patches and variations) , and an addendum with a detailed jump helmet and netting section. Over 1600 photographs, the majority in colour. ; 472 pages View more info

Image for HEROES IN OUR MIDST: WWII AMERICAN AIRBORNE: EARLY YEARS, TRAINING, JUMP WINGS, PARACHUTES, JUMP HELMETS, PARAMARINES

HEROES IN OUR MIDST: WWII AMERICAN AIRBORNE: EARLY YEARS, TRAINING, JUMP WINGS, PARACHUTES, JUMP HELMETS, PARAMARINES

By: Angolia, J. R. & Powers, J.

Price: £89.99

Publisher: R. James Bender Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 56829


New hardback copies. ; History; uniforms, helmets, equipment, badges and insignia. Over 1600 photographs, the majority in colour. ; 528 pages View more info

Image for HEROES IN OUR MIDST VOLUME 2: WWII AMERICAN AIRBORNE: TROOP CARRIER COMMAND, PATHFINDERS, GLIDER TROOPS, THE JUMP UNIFORM

HEROES IN OUR MIDST VOLUME 2: WWII AMERICAN AIRBORNE: TROOP CARRIER COMMAND, PATHFINDERS, GLIDER TROOPS, THE JUMP UNIFORM

By: Angolia, J. R. & Powers, J.

Price: £89.99

Publisher: R. James Bender Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 56830


New hardback copies, boards dented. ; Volume Two. History; uniforms, helmets, equipment, badges and insignia. Over 1400 photographs, the majority in colour. ; 512 pages View more info

Image for THE LOST COMPANY : C COMPANY 2ND PARACHUTE BATTALION IN OOSTERBEEK AND ARNHEM, SEPTEMBER 1944

THE LOST COMPANY : C COMPANY 2ND PARACHUTE BATTALION IN OOSTERBEEK AND ARNHEM, SEPTEMBER 1944

By: Anker, M.

Price: £35.99

Publisher: Self Published.: 2017

Seller ID: 56480


New hardback copies. ; C Company - the only rifle company from the 2nd Battalion who never made it to the road bridge. Based on personal interviews, covers the actions at the railway bridge in lower Oosterbeek, around St Elisabeths Hospital and western Arnhem, and the few survivors who fought in the Oosterbeek pocket. . Over 240 b/w photographs and illustrations. View more info

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OPERATION MARKET GARDEN: '44-'94 FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF 'MARKET GARDEN' SEPTEMBER 1944

By: Anon.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Gelderland Board of Tourism: 1994

Seller ID: 27204


Booklet; good, but a little scuffed and creased. ; Single-sheet, fold-out guide to the 1994 anniversary events and places of interest in the Netherlands. English text. Illustrated. View more info

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BY AIR TO BATTLE

By: Anon. (Hilary St. George Saunders)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens Limited: 1978

Seller ID: 53393


Hardback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; Reprint of the Official Account of the British First and Sixth Airborne Divisions. First published October 1945. Maps. (Although not credited, the author is Hiliary St. George Saunders). ; 144 pages View more info

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HELL'S HIGHWAY: THE TRUE STORY OF THE 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION DURING OPERATION MARKET GARDEN, SEPTEMBER 17-25, 1944

By: Antal, J.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: Zenith Press: 2008

Seller ID: 41421


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £17.99. ; A well illustrated introduction, with maps and photographs. Published in conjunction with Gearbox Software's video game 'Brothers in Arms: Hells Highway' the book features selected screen shots from the game. ; 160 pages View more info

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BATTLING BUZZARDS: THE ODYSSEY OF THE 517TH PARACHUTE REGIMENTAL COMBAT TEAM 1943-1945

By: Astor, G.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Dell: 2001

Seller ID: 51968


New paperback copies. ; Illustrated. ; 418 pages View more info

Image for VANGUARD OF THE CRUSADE: THE 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II (ENGLISH EDITION)

VANGUARD OF THE CRUSADE: THE 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II (ENGLISH EDITION)

By: Bando, M.

Price: £29.99

Publisher: Heimdal: 2012

Seller ID: 39814


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £40.00. English text. ; Well illustrated with wartime b/w photographs. First published 2003.; 280 pages View more info

Image for VANGUARD OF THE CRUSADE: THE 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II (FIRST EDITION)

VANGUARD OF THE CRUSADE: THE 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II (FIRST EDITION)

By: Bando, M.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Aberjona Press: 2003

Seller ID: 49714


Hardback; strong nicotine aroma and yellowing to pages, otherwise good in dented pictorial boards. Inscribed by the Author to previous owner. First edition. (Nicotine aroma) . ; From D-Day to the end of the War; based on many first hand accounts. Illustrations & maps. ; 310 pages View more info

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101ST AIRBORNE: THE SCREAMING EAGLES IN WORLD WAR II

By: Bando, M.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Zenith Press: 2007

Seller ID: 51362


Hardback; very good in yellowed dustjacket. First edition. ; An illustrated history with firsthand accounts and previously unpublished photographs. From the divison's preparations for the D-Day landings, through Market-Garden and the Bulge, to Berchtesgarden and the end of the war. ; 256 pages View more info

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HISTOIRE SECRETE DE LA 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION DANS LA BATAILLE DE NORMANDIE: AVENGING ANGELS (FRENCH TEXT)

By: Bando, M.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Heimdal: 2014

Seller ID: 51538


French text. New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £33.00. ; Selection of accounts from some of the veterans of the 101st. Illustrated with wartime b/w photographs, and colour photos of the places, objects, and equipment of the paratroopers of the 101st. First published in English as 'Avenging Eagles: Forbidden Tales of the 101st Airborne Division in World War 2'. ; 136 pages View more info

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101ST AIRBORNE : THE SCREAMING EAGLES AT NORMANDY

By: Bando, M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: MBI Publishing Company: 2001

Seller ID: 56682


Hardback; exlib, abrasion to dedication page and endpapers where library lables removed; boards scuffed and chipped; edge of pages yellowed, some creasing and marks to pages, in creased, faded and torn dustjacket. First edition. A tatty reference copy only. ; Pictorial study, based on the first-hand accounts of the soldiers themselves. D-Day and the days beyond. Over 200 wartime photographs, including several in colour. ; 156 pages View more info

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PARACHUTE DOCTOR: THE MEMOIRS OF CAPTAIN DAVID TIBBS MC RAMC

By: Barber, N. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sabrestorm Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 39111


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; Tibbs served with 225 (Parachute) Field Ambulance, and 13th Parachute Battalion, 5th Parachute Brigade, 6th Airborne Division. D-Day, the Ardennes offensive, the Rhine Crossing; and fighting alongside the Japanese during the Java Insurrection 1945. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

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I WOULDN'T WANT TO DO IT AGAIN...D-DAY IN NORMANDY (82ND AIRBORNE)

By: Baret, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 41336


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; D-Day in Normandy as seen through the eyes of Private Fayette O. Richardson (Pathfinder) and 1st Lt Rex G. Combs. Based on written testimonials and personal archives of two vetrans of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment attached to the US 82nd Airborne Division. Illustrated. ; 121 pages View more info

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URQUHART OF ARNHEM: THE LIFE OF MAJOR-GENERAL R E URQUHART CB, DSO

By: Baynes, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Brassey's: 1993

Seller ID: 51003


Hardback; exlib; usual library lables and stamps, lean to spine, boards marked otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Biography of the Commander of the British 1st Airborne Division at Arnhem in 1944. Wartime service and post-war military career. Illustrations & maps. ; 272 pages View more info

Image for A MAGNIFICENT DISASTER: THE FAILURE OF MARKET GARDEN, THE ARNHEM OPERATION SEPTEMBER 1944

A MAGNIFICENT DISASTER: THE FAILURE OF MARKET GARDEN, THE ARNHEM OPERATION SEPTEMBER 1944

By: Bennett, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Casemate: 2008

Seller ID: 41178


New hardback copies at a reduced price, published £19.99.; A fresh view of the whole of the Market Garden operation; including the two flanking Corps, XII and VIII. Illustrated. ; 286 pages View more info

Image for ORANGE BLOOD, SILVER WINGS: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE DUTCH RESISTANCE DURING MARKET-GARDEN

ORANGE BLOOD, SILVER WINGS: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE DUTCH RESISTANCE DURING MARKET-GARDEN

By: Bentley, S. W.

Price: £10.99

Publisher: Authorhouse: 2007

Seller ID: 30392


New paperback copies. ; The story of the Dutch Resistance and the Allied Jedburg teams during Operation Market Garden. Illustrated. ; 166 pages View more info

Image for OBJECTIF CARENTAN 6-15 JUIN 1944 (FRENCH TEXT)

OBJECTIF CARENTAN 6-15 JUIN 1944 (FRENCH TEXT)

By: Bernage, G.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Heimdal: 2010

Seller ID: 45861


French text. New hardback copies. ; Narrative history of the charge by American paratroopers on the German paratroopers in Carentan, 1944. Well illustrated with wartime b/w photographs and colour photographs of associated militaria and souvenirs of the battle. ; 80 pages View more info

Image for RED DEVILS IN NORMANDY : 6TH AIRBORNE DIVISION 5-6 JUNE 1944

RED DEVILS IN NORMANDY : 6TH AIRBORNE DIVISION 5-6 JUNE 1944

By: Bernage, G.

Price: £29.99

Publisher: Heimdal: 2002

Seller ID: 59858


New hardback copies. English text. ; The capture of the bridges over the Orne, and the Merville Battery. Illustrated. ; 168 pages View more info

Image for SILENT INVADERS : COMBAT GLIDERS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

SILENT INVADERS : COMBAT GLIDERS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: Best, G. A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Fonthill Media Limited: 2014

Seller ID: 51987


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00.; The men and machines; wartime role and accounts of their use in operations including Eben Emael, in Crete, Burma, on D-Day, and Operation Market Garden. Illustrated. ; 232 pages View more info

Image for OVER THE TOP, DOWN THE HILL TO THE BRIDGE

OVER THE TOP, DOWN THE HILL TO THE BRIDGE

By: Beumer, D.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Self Published.: 2013

Seller ID: 57057


Revised edition. Booklet; very good in lightly creased card covers. ; An account of the battle of Arnhem,1944. Illustrated. ; 48 pages View more info

Image for THE PARA WHO STAYED BEHIND IN ARNHEM

THE PARA WHO STAYED BEHIND IN ARNHEM

By: Beumer, D. & Wenting, R. (compiled & translated. )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Self Published.: 2014

Seller ID: 56827


Booklet; very good in lightly creased card covers. ; Account of Robert 'Bob' Peatling. From the original 1959 report written by J. D. Van Maris, former Chief Superintendent of the Arnhem Municiple Police. With additional material. Illustrated. With map. ; 34 pages View more info

Image for THE US ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II : AIRLIFT AND AIRBORNE OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

THE US ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II : AIRLIFT AND AIRBORNE OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

By: Bilstein, R. E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Air Force History and Museums Program: 1988

Seller ID: 50915


Booklet; very good in card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 52 pages View more info

Image for RIDGWAY'S PARATROOPERS: THE AMERICAN AIRBORNE IN WORLD WAR II

RIDGWAY'S PARATROOPERS: THE AMERICAN AIRBORNE IN WORLD WAR II

By: Blair, C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Book Club Edition / the Dial Press: 1985

Seller ID: 59841


Hardback; lean to spine, blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in yellowed, creased, torn and stained dustjacket. ; A biography of General Matthew B. Ridgway and a history of American paratroopers and their role in the Second World War. Illustrations & maps. (This copy inscribed to previous owner by American paratrooper and pathfinder Lt. -Col. Wilfred Jauliert. ) Association copy. ; 695 pages View more info

Image for GREEN DEVILS - RED DEVILS: UNTOLD TALES OF THE AIRBORNE FORCES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

GREEN DEVILS - RED DEVILS: UNTOLD TALES OF THE AIRBORNE FORCES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: Blandford, E. L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: BCA Book Club: 1993

Seller ID: 56214


Hardback; pages yellowed (low quality paper) otherwise good in creased dustjacket; The use of airborne troops at Crete and Arnhem, based on first-hand accounts with German and British soldiers. Illustrated. ; 204 pages View more info

Image for FALLSCHIRJAGER BILDBAND UND CHRONIK / PARATROOPER A HISTORY IN WORDS AND PICTURES (REVISED EDITION)

FALLSCHIRJAGER BILDBAND UND CHRONIK / PARATROOPER A HISTORY IN WORDS AND PICTURES (REVISED EDITION)

By: Bohmler, R. & Haupt, W.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Almark International / Podzun-Verlag, Dorheim: 1971

Seller ID: 46380


Hardback; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in creased, torn and part-missing dustjacket. Dual English and German text. Second edition. ; Dustjacket title: THE GERMAN PARATROOPS: A DOCUMENTARY IN WORDS AND PHOTOGRAPHS 1939-1945. Over 300 b/w photographs, with captions. ; 280 pages View more info

Image for FIGHTING WITH THE SCREAMING EAGLES: WITH THE 101ST AIRBORNE FROM NORMANDY TO BASTOGNE

FIGHTING WITH THE SCREAMING EAGLES: WITH THE 101ST AIRBORNE FROM NORMANDY TO BASTOGNE

By: Bowen, R. M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Greenhill: 2001

Seller ID: 53358


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; The author's wartime experiences with the 401st Glider Infantry Regiment; part of 101st Airborne Division. Illustrations & maps. ; 256 pages View more info

Image for AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME ONE : THE BUILD UP TO THE BEGINNING

AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME ONE : THE BUILD UP TO THE BEGINNING

By: Bowman, M. W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2012

Seller ID: 42144


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; Air operations during 'Market-Garden'. Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

Image for AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME TWO : SO NEAR AND YET SO FAR

AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME TWO : SO NEAR AND YET SO FAR

By: Bowman, M. W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2013

Seller ID: 42145


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Air operations during 'Market-Garden'. Illustrated. ; 174 pages View more info

Image for AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME FOUR : A BRIDGE TOO FAR?

AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME FOUR : A BRIDGE TOO FAR?

By: Bowman, M. W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2013

Seller ID: 53628


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Air operations during 'Market-Garden'. Illustrated. ; 140 pages View more info

Image for AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME THREE : THE SHRINKING PERIMETER

AIR WAR MARKET GARDEN VOLUME THREE : THE SHRINKING PERIMETER

By: Bowman, M. W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2013

Seller ID: 42970


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; Air operations during 'Market-Garden'. Illustrated. ; 214 pages View more info

Image for ARNHEM: NINE DAYS OF BATTLE

ARNHEM: NINE DAYS OF BATTLE

By: Brown, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Spellmount: 2014

Seller ID: 47020


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £18.99. ; Illustrated. ; 248 pages View more info

Image for BATTLE STORY : ARNHEM 1944

BATTLE STORY : ARNHEM 1944

By: Brown, C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Spellmount: 2011

Seller ID: 51010


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £9.99.; Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

Image for A BOLT FROM THE BLUE 1941-1945: 550TH AIRBORNE INFANTRY BATTALION

A BOLT FROM THE BLUE 1941-1945: 550TH AIRBORNE INFANTRY BATTALION

By: Buckeridge, J. P.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Battery Press: 1978

Seller ID: 50038


Paperback; (coffee) stain to margin of pages and card covers; text clean and tidy. A good reference copy. Limited edition of 500 copies. ; Facsimile reprint of the August 1945 edition. Personal account of the wartime service of the 550th Airborne Infantry Battalion. Includes Battalion Roster of officers and enlisted men. Illustrated. ; 94 pages View more info

Image for PARAS: THE BIRTH OF BRITISH AIRBORNE FORCES FROM CHURCHILL'S RAIDERS TO 1ST PARACHUTE BRIGADE

PARAS: THE BIRTH OF BRITISH AIRBORNE FORCES FROM CHURCHILL'S RAIDERS TO 1ST PARACHUTE BRIGADE

By: Buckingham, W. F.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: Tempus: 2005

Seller ID: 29631


New paperback copies at a reduced price, published £17.99.; A history of the early days of British airborne forces. ; 255 pages View more info

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ARNHEM 1944: A REAPPRAISAL

By: Buckingham, W. F.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2002

Seller ID: 56190


Paperback; very good in card covers. First edition. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 224 pages View more info

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AS EAGLES SCREAMED (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AS CURRAHEE! )

By: Burgett, D. (Blumensen, M. Foreword. )

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1979

Seller ID: 49508


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; Complete unabridged text. ''D-Day 1944: A young paratrooper's terrifying eyewitness account of the Invasion of Normandy''. Donald Burgett served with the 101 Airborne. With fold-out colour painting by Ed Valigursky. ; 175 pages View more info

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ALARMS AND EXCURSIONS

By: Burkinshaw, P. L.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Davis Brothers: 1991

Seller ID: 34797


Paperback; these are disbound copies, lacking boards but with tape binding, sold as a good clean reference copy only. Text is complete, but lacks some illustrations. A reference copy only. ; The author's reminiscences; wartime anecdotes; the author served with 12 Yorkshire Battalion, the 6th Airborne Division on D-Day, and Operation Varsity, but this account mostly deals with his post-war service and time in Africa and the West Indies. Illustrated. ; 240 pages View more info

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JUMP INTO THE VALLEY OF THE SHADOW

By: Burns, D. T.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Casemate: 2006

Seller ID: 46311


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. ; The World War II memories of a paratrooper in the 508th PIR, 82nd Airborne Division. Dwayne Burns, Communications Sergeant, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, served in Normandy and at St. Vith. Illustrated; 233 pages View more info

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SID'S WAR : THE STORY IN HIS OWN WORDS OF SID CAPON, A SOLDIER IN THE NINTH BATTALION, THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT

By: Capon, S. (Strong, M. edited. )

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Strong: 2012

Seller ID: 39813


Booklet; new copies. ; Wartime memoirs of Sid Capon, who took part in the attack on the Merville Battery. Illustrated. ; 55 pages View more info

Image for THE WINGS OF PEGASUS: THE STORY OF THE GLIDER PILOT REGIMENT

THE WINGS OF PEGASUS: THE STORY OF THE GLIDER PILOT REGIMENT

By: Chatterton, G. Brigadier.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Macdonald: 1962

Seller ID: 42038


Hardback; boards dented, lean to spine otherwise good in tatty, torn, faded and tape-repaired dustjacket. First edition. ; A history of the Glider Pilot Regiment by the man who founded, trained and commanded it. Illustrated. ; 282 pages View more info

Image for ARNHEM SURGEON : THE STORY OF CAPTAIN MICHAEL JAMES OF 181 AIRLANDING FIELD AMBULANCE RAMC SEPTEMBER 1944 (SIGNED COPY)

ARNHEM SURGEON : THE STORY OF CAPTAIN MICHAEL JAMES OF 181 AIRLANDING FIELD AMBULANCE RAMC SEPTEMBER 1944 (SIGNED COPY)

By: Cherry, N.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Brendon Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 56834


Booklet; dent to corners of pages otherwise good in creased card covers. Signed by the Author. ; This booklet covers James' Arnhem story, and also the story of his team without whom he could not have functioned, and also the unsung Dutch helpers. With 24 illustrations and 2 maps. ; 28 pages View more info