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"DEMS? What's DEMS?" : The story of the men of the Royal Australian Navy who manned defensively equipped merchant ships during World War II
Marcus, Alex
ISBN: 0864390122
Boolarong Publications, Australia, 1986. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Light denting and edgewear to board edges. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly faded. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN: 0864390122. ISBN/EAN: 9780864390127. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $38.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 34079  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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"Hands to Boarding Stations!" The Story of Minesweeper Hmas Hawk
Foster, John
ISBN: 1876439211
Australian Military History Publications, Australia, 2003. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ISBN: 1876439211. ISBN/EAN: 9781876439217. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39353  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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.455 Pistol, Revolver No. 1 Mk VI
Skennerton, Ian
ISBN: 0949749303
Ian D. Skennerton, Australia, 1997. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Small stain on front cover, past spillage to lower right hand of book, but text unaffected. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Item Type: Book. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN: 0949749303. ISBN/EAN: 9780949749307. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25\% after order is placed ** **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39828  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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1666 Plague, War and Hellfire
Rideal, Rebecca
ISBN: 9781250097064
Thomas Dunne Books, USA, 2016. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ISBN/EAN: 9781250097064. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38835  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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1777: The Year of the Hangman
Pancake, John S.
ISBN: 0817351124
University of Alabama Press, USA, 1977. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Small tears and minor edgewear and marks to jacket. Minor soiling and wear to boards. Bumping to board corners. ISBN: 0817351124. ISBN/EAN: 9780817351120. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 26073  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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1861: The Civil War Awakening
Goodheart, Adam
Alfred A. Knopf, USA, 2011. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Deckled edges, slightly foxed. Small tears to jacket. Minor bumping to board corners and fading to board edges.. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Remainder mark to top or bottom edge. ISBN/EAN: 9781400040155. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35510  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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1861: The Civil War Awakening
Goodheart, Adam
Alfred A. Knopf, USA, 2011. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Reprint. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9781400040155. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38289  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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1914: The Year the World Ended
Ham, Paul
William Heinemann, Australia, 2013. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. First Edition. Bumping to board corner. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN/EAN: 9781864711424. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $19.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 31594  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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200 Shots: Damien Parer, George Silk, and the Australians at War in New Guinea
McDonald and Peter Brune, Neil
ISBN: 1864485418
Allen & Unwin, Australia, 1998. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Edges greyed with dust marks and slightly spotted/marked. Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Slight foxing to front/rear pages. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior owner or seller's stamp. ISBN: 1864485418. ISBN/EAN: 9781864485417. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $20.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 23423  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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200 Years Of Australian Military Rifles & Bayonets
Skennerton, Ian D.
ISBN: 0949749117
I.D. Skennerton, Australia, 1988. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Dust jacket slightly sun-faded and slightly worn at edges. Some wear to edges of boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Item Type: Book. Text body is clean and unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ISBN: 0949749117. ISBN/EAN: 9780949749116. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25\% after order is placed ** **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40785  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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2001 The Australian Army in Profile
Not Stated,
Department of Defence, Australia, 2001. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Binding tight. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $20.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 28508  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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9th Battalion Royal Australian Regiment - Vietnam Tour of Duty 1968-1969 On Active Service
Anonymous,
ISBN: 0646101609
9 RAR Association, Australia, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly worn at edges. Moderate edgewear to boards. ISBN: 0646101609. ISBN/EAN: 9780646101606. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Good Condition
Price: $444.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40609  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Bastard of a Place : The Australians in Papua
Brune, Peter,
ISBN: 1741140110
Allen & Unwin, Australia, 2003. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Minor browning and slight spotting to page edges; binding tight with slight forward lean; inside pages clean. JACKET: Minor scrattling and edgewear. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 1741140110. ISBN/EAN: 9781741140118. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $22.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 19525  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival During the Korean War
Weintraub, Stanley
Da Capo Press, USA, 2014. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9780306822322. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 33777  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival During the Korean War
Weintraub, Stanley
Da Capo Press, USA, 2014. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Minor edgewear to jacket and boards. Slight damage to jacket spine. Board corners lightly bumped. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN/EAN: 9780306822322. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 32219  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Collector's Guide to Elite Unit Insignia of South Africa - Includes Swa-Namibia & Rhodes IA
O'Dell, Steve
Self Published,  . 
 Softcover Softcover. /. . Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25\% after order is placed ** **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** 
Price: $28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39374  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Critical Vulnerability : The impact of the submarine threat on Australia's maritime defence 1915 - 1954 : Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs No. 15
Stevens, David
ISBN: 0642296251
Commonwealth of Australia, Australia, 2005. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor creasing to covers. ISBN: 0642296251. ISBN/EAN: 9780642296252. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $17.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 24438  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Critical Vulnerability : The impact of the submarine threat on Australia's maritime defence 1915 - 1954 : Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs No. 15
Stevens, David
ISBN: 0642296251
Commonwealth of Australia, Australia, 2005. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor creasing to covers. ISBN: 0642296251. ISBN/EAN: 9780642296252. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $17.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 20808  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Day of Battle: Mars-La-Tour 16 August 1870
Ascoli, David
ISBN: 0245542507
Harrap, UK, 1987. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is very slightly cocked. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Jacket lightly sun-faded to spine. Edges slightly browned / foxed. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0245542507. ISBN/EAN: 9780245542503. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $25.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 24868  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Do-it-yourself Submachine Gun : It's Homemade, 9mm, Lightweight, Durable - And It'll Never Be On Any Import Ban Lists!
Métral, Gérard
Paladin Press, USA, 1995. 
 Softcover Softcover. Fine Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Item Type: Book. ISBN/EAN: 9780873648400. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25\% after order is placed ** **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40796  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Grave Too Far Away
Spurling, Kathryn
New Holland Publishers, Australia, 2012. 
 Softcover Softcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 23867  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Greater Sum of Sorrow: The Battles of Bullecourt
Coombes, David
ISBN: 1925275655
Big Sky Publishing, Australia, 2016. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Item Type: Book. ISBN: 1925275655. ISBN/EAN: 9781925275650. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** As New
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40448  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of 'A' Battery: New South Wales Artillery (1871-1899), Royal Australian Artillery (1899-1971)
Cubis, Richmond
ISBN: 0855510129
Elizabethan Press, Australia, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. First Edition. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Dust Jacket quite chipped and worn. Gift Dedication, neat to early pages. Edges moderately browned/foxed. ISBN: 0855510129. ISBN/EAN: 9780855510121. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Good Condition
Price: $120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27655  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of the Hellenic Army 1821-1997
Not Stated,
ISBN: 9607897382
Hellenic Army General Staff Army History Directorate, Greece, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Minor edgewear and denting on boards and jackets. Slight tear in corner of board. Boards lightly soiled. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Bumping to board corners. ISBN: 9607897382. ISBN/EAN: 9789607897381. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $48.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 21929  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Hole In Our Lives Forever
Freemantle, D.M.
,  2011. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 27657  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Medical Emergency: Major-General 'Ginger' Burston and the Army MEdical Service in World War II
Howie-Willis, Ian
Big Sky Publishing, Australia, 2012. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN/EAN: 9781921941573. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $22.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 31147  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Most Promising Corps: Citizen Soldiers in Queensland 1860-1903
Ginn, Hilary Davies, Brian Rough, Geoff
Colonial Forces Study Group, Australia, 2010. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ISBN/EAN: 9780646534619. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Fine Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39432  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Soldier with the Arabs
Bagot Glubb, Sir John
Hodder & Stoughton, UK, 1957. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Binding exposed between early pages. Foxing to jacket. The personal story of Glubb Pasha Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine slightly cocked. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, light soiling. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Bumping to board corners. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $24.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 22219  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Sovereign In My Pocket / Un poilu des antipodes : The Story of Bombardier Archibald K. Greves MBE
Cutforth, Adam
l'Association France Nouvelle-Zelande, New Zealand, 2005. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . French and English text. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text is in multiple languages. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25\% after order is placed ** **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 35112  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A State At War: The Official History of the Lord Mayor's Patriotic and War Fund of New South Wales, The Australian Comforts Fund, N.S.W. Division
Jackson, C.O. Badham
, Australia, 1947. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Spine board slightly faded. Page block edges very browned Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding good , not supertight. Slight foxing front/rear pages, most of text is clean. Minor edgewear to boards. **FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA - OUR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DEADLINE HAS PASSED ** Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 32658  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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