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Feldpost: The War Letters of Friedrich Reiner Niemann - A German Soldier on the Eastern Front

Product no.: 978-1-62545-015-9

The war letters of a German soldier on the Eastern Front during the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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Celtic Changing Faces

Product no.: 978-1-78155-082-3


Photographs and stories featuring players from the early days of the Club up to the present.

235 x 165 mm • paperback • 96 pages • illustrated throughout

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The Junkers Ju 52 Story

Product no.: 978-1-78155-515-6

The complete history of the Junkers Ju 52/3m in civil and military service around the world since 1930.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 115 black-and-white and 43 colour photographs

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West Yorkshire Cinemas and Theatres (From the Yorkshire Post Picture Archives)

Product no.: 978-1-78155-206-3


A fantastic collection of pictures and information featuring West Yorkshire's cinemas and theatres.

248 x 172 mm • paperback • 144 pages • 220 b/w photographs

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Mustang - Thoroughbred Stallion of the Air

Product no.: 978-1-78155-051-9

This P/F-51 book will be rife with first-person accounts of the beloved Mustang in combat in two wars.

275 x 210 mm • hardback • 224 pages • 200 (50 colour)
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The Phantom in Focus: A Navigator’s Eye on Britain’s Cold War Warrior

Product no.: 978-1-78155-421-0

The Ultimate Profile of Britain's Definitive Cold War Fighter.

248 x 172 mm • paperback • 336 pages • 139 b/w and 96 colour photographs

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Classic British Motorcycles

Product no.: 978-1-78155-086-1


A gloriously illustrated and detailed book on classic British motorcycles revealed for the first time

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 160 pages • colour photographs throughout

 

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The Making of a Scottish Landscape: Moray's Regular Revolution 1760-1840

Product no.: 978-1-78155-398-5

How Lowland improvement and Highland clearances reshaped the Moray landscape - without distress or dissent...

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 288 pages - 35 colour photographs

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Seaton and East Devon in the Second World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-429-6

A fascinating and moving portrait East Devon during the War, told by its residents.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 88 black-and-white photographs

 

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German Night Fighter Force 1917-1945

Product no.: 978-1-78155-503-3

A highly detailed analysis with numerous appendices, which provides a comprehensive account of the Luftwaffe’s thoroughness right up the end when the hunters became the hunted…

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 352 pages - 191 black-and-white photographs

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The North Eastern Railway in the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-081-6


The story of the essential support role provided by the North Eastern Railway in the First World War.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 208 pages

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CrossCountry Trains: Providing the Rail Services Connecting Britain’s Towns and Cities

Product no.: 978-1-78155-474-6

A detailed profile of this thriving modern railway franchise, serving seven of the UK's major cities based from Birmingham.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 116 colour photographs

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Britain’s Cold War Bombers

Product no.: 978-1-78155-534-7

From the iconic Vulcan to the latest generation of Typhoon aircraft, this fascinating and highly illustrated book tells how each design was created and translated into operational aircraft.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 368 pages - 193 black-and-white and 66 colour photographs

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Sylvia Plath in Devon: A Year's Turning

Product no.: 978-1-78155-437-1

A unique analysis of a crucial period in the life of this iconic writer, who tragically committed suicide just months later.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 11 colour photographs

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Napoleon on St Helena

Product no.: 978-1-78155-171-4


A Comprehensive Account of Napoleon’s Imprisonment.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 246 pages • 80 colour illustrations

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From War to Peace: A Photographer’s View of British Aviation during the 1940s

Product no.: 978-1-78155-331-2

One man’s photographic record of the British aviation scene during wartime and the immediate post-war period of the 1940s.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 390 black-and-white photographs

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Lords and Masters

Product no.: 978-1-78155-018-2

A Masterpiece of Character Depiction. An Exposé of the Mayfair Mussolini Fans and War Profiteers.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 288 pages

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Rhapsody in Blue: An RAF Fighter Pilot’s Life During the Cold War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-535-4

An authentic description of a Cold War warrior’s time in the RAF in the frontline and test world.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 71 black-and-white photographs

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San Francisco's Magnificent Streetcars

Product no.: 978-1-63499-001-1

A magnificent pictorial history of the iconic San Francisco streetcar.

275 x 215 - paperback - 128 pages - 235 colour photographs

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Churchill and Stalin's Secret Agents: Operation Pickaxe at RAF Tempsford

Product no.: 978-1-78155-002-1

The top-secret agreement between Britain and the Soviet Union whereby the British Special Operations Executive, the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force arranged the transport of 34 Soviet agents from Archangel and Murmansk to be infiltrated into France, Holland, Italy, Austria and Germany.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 320 pages • 20 b/w photographs
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Henry VI, Margaret of Anjou and the War of the Roses: From Contemporary Chronicles, Letters...

Product no.: 978-1-78155-469-2

A study of the War of the Roses King Henry VI and his wife Margaret of Anjou using contemporary sources.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 224 pages - 14 black-and-white illustrations

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War Games and their History

Product no.: 978-1-78155-042-7

The first book to give a comprehensive insight into war games from earliest times up to the present day.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 288 pages • 318 colour illustrations

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Fighters over Stalingrad: Air Operations of the Soviet VVS and the Luftwaffe

Product no.: 978-1-78155-046-5

The first book with detailed descriptions of the air war over Stalingrad based on early unpublished archive sources.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 384 pages • 85 b/w photographs

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Sailing and Soaring: The Great Liners and the Great Skyscrapers

Product no.: 978-1-78155-368-8

They were the Blue Water liners: they spanned the globe and created many memories. It is now a bygone era…

225 x 248 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 94 black-and-white and 52 colour photographs

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Britain’s Cold War Bombers

Product no.: 978-1-78155-052-6


From the iconic Vulcan to the latest generation of Typhoon aircraft, this fascinating and highly illustrated book tells how each design was created and translated into operational aircraft.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 336 pages • 200 b/w and 50 col. photographs

This book is temporarily out of stock.

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Wine, Women and Song: A Spitfire Pilot's Story

Product no.: 978-1-78155-035-9

A unique insight into the experiences of Kiwi Spitfire pilot Doug Brown based on war letters home and reminiscences in combat.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 368 pages • 200 b/w photographs

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Slouching in the Undergrowth: The Long Life of a Gunner Officer

Product no.: 978-1-78155-009-0

A fascinating autobiography from a distinguished war veteran.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 240 pages • 55 b/w photographs

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Operation Big Ben: The Anti-V2 Spitfire Missions

Product no.: 978-1-78155-439-5

Witness one of the British military’s finest moments and most covert operations against Hitler’s Nazi Germany.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 208 pages - 16 black-and-white photographs

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Redhead with Fire in his Boots: My Life in Rugby

Product no.: 978-1-78155-182-0

The gripping autobiography of one of the best known names in 1960s Rugby League.
234 x 156 mm • paperback • 224 pages • 40 b/w photographs

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Moonlight Flyer: Diary of a Second World War Navigator

Product no.: 978-1-78155-509-5

The unique diary of a Czechoslovakian navigator who served with No. 311 (Czechoslovak) Bomber Squadron during the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 69 black-and-white photographs

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No Echo in the Sky

Product no.: 978-1-78155-487-6

A delightfully written book where Harald Penrose draws on personal experiences from his long and distinguished career.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 19 black-and-white illustrations

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The Phantom in Focus: A Navigator’s Eye on Britain’s Cold War Warrior

Product no.: 978-1-78155-048-9

The story of the original multi-role combat jet aircraft and world’s leading distributor of MiG parts: A tribute to its record of 280 MiG kills.

PAPERBACK EDITION AVAILABLE HERE

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Tempsford Academy: Churchill's and Roosevelt's Secret Airfield

Product no.: 978-1-78155-003-8


The dramatic account of American secret agents trained in England at RAF Tempsford to be parachuted behind enemy lines.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 160 pages • 20 b/w photographs

 

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Sawney Bean: Disecting the Legent of the Scottish Cannibal

Product no.: 978-1-78155-367-1

This legend of 16th Century Scotland has resonated down the Centuries in literature and film - this unique book discusses the case that began that myth for the first time.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 32 b/w illustrations

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Deltics Shine On

Product no.: 978-1-78155-461-6

A stunning pictorial history of these iconic diesel engines.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 182 black-and-white and colour photographs

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Jasper: The Tudor Kingmaker

Product no.: 978-1-78155-390-9

The first proper academic biography of Jasper Tudor, the architect of the victory at Bosworth and thus the Tudor dynasty.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 224 pages - 30 b/w illustrations

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‘Paddy’ Finucane and the Legend of the Kenley Wing

Product no.: 978-1-78155-512-5

The real story of Kenley Wing’s combats over France in 1941, led by the RAF’s greatest ace pilot of the time.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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Letters from the Front: Letters and Diaries from the British Expeditionary Forces...

Product no.: 978-1-78155-338-1

The First World War told in the letters and diaries of those that fought it.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 224 pages • 32 b/w photographs

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Bismarck and Hood: The Battle of the Denmark Strait – A Technical Analysis for a New Perspective

Product no.: 978-1-78155-231-5


A detailed and revolutionary technical analysis of the epic battle between HMS Hood and Bismarck.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 184 pages • 69 b/w and 16 colour illustrations

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The Avro Vulcan: A History

Product no.: 978-1-78155-232-2


A detailed and comprehensive account of Britain’s iconic and much loved nuclear bomber.

248 x 172 mm • paperback • 176 pages • 150 b/w and 28 col. photographs

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Lake District Folk

Product no.: 978-1-78155-507-1

A nostalgic recollection of a lifelong association with the people and places of the Lake District.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 36 black-and-white photographs

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Tales from the Control Tower

Product no.: 978-1-78155-041-0

Fascinating autobiographical anecdotes from a young air force man of the ’60s and ’70s.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 224 pages • 35 b/w illustrations

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The Bad Boy: Bert Hall, Aviator and Mercenary of the Skies

Product no.: 978-1-78155-130-1


This is the first definitive biography of the rogue aviator Bert Hall of the Lafayette Escadrille, a French fighter squadron during the First World War.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 192 pages • 16 b/w photographs

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My Target Was Leningrad - V Force: Preserving our Democracy

Product no.: 978-1-78155-181-3

A fascinating and chilling account of the Cold War by an RAF pilot who was to drop the bomb on Russia.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 208 pages - 112 black-and-white and 32 colour photographs

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Hitler’s Interpreter

Product no.: 978-1-78155-516-3

The gripping memoirs of Paul-Otto Schmidt, Hitler’s main interpreter from 1935 to 1945.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 320 pages - 151 black-and-white photographs

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William Beckford’s Fonthill: Architecture, Landscape and the Arts

Product no.: 978-1-78155-483-8

The full story of William Beckford’s museums of art: Fonthill Splendens and Fonthill Abbey.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 288 pages - 93 colour illustrations

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Hitler's Naval Bases: Kriegsmarine Bases During the Second World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-198-1


Beautifully illustrated with over 200 previously unpublished photographs, Hitler’s Naval Bases is, without question, the definitive book on this principal branch of the Kriegsmarine.
248 x 172 mm • hardback • 256 pages • 200 illustrations

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Boeing B-52 Stratofortress: Warrior Queen of the USAF

Product no.: 978-1-78155-467-8

The definitive work on this iconic bomber - one of the best know and most important aircraft of the Cold War era.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 224 pages - 47 black-and-white and 32 colour photographs

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Henry VIII: The Evolution of a Reputation

Product no.: 978-1-78155-533-0

A richly-illustrated survey of the evolution of Henry VIII’s reputation over half a millennium.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 110 colour illustrations

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Viking Spitfire: The Story of Finn Thorsager

Product no.: 978-1-78155-043-4

The story of Finn Thorsager, the first Norwegian to engage in aerial combat and to later fight the Luftwaffe in the skies over England.

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Jane Austen: Love is a Like a Rose

Product no.: 978-1-78155-442-5

The identity of Jane Austen’s mystery lover is revealed for the first time!

234 x 156 - paperback - 176 pages - 41 black-and-white illustrations

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Alfred: Queen Victoria’s Second Son

Product no.: 978-1-78155-319-0

A biography of Alfred (1844-1900), second son of Queen Victoria, created Duke of Edinburgh and later Duke of Saxe-Coburg Gotha.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 192 pages • 70 b/w photographs and illustrations

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Fighters Over the Falklands: Defending the Islanders’ Way of Life

Product no.: 978-1-78155-222-3


A British task force defeated Argentinean forces in 1982. However, by 1987, the RAF was defending the Falklands from invasion with just four jet fighters, five aircrews and fifty-five personnel.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 256 pages • 50 b/w photographs

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A Flying Life: An Enthusiast’s Photographic Record of British Aviation in the 1930s

Product no.: 978-1-78155-087-8


The golden pre-war age of British flying caught by the cameras of amateur enthusiasts.
248 x 172 mm • hardback • 256 pages • 300 black and white photographs

This book is temporarily out of stock. Paperback edition will be available shortly.

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KEKs and Fokkerstaffels: The Early German Fighter Units in 1915–1916

Product no.: 978-1-78155-223-0

The history of Germany’s first fighter aces and units in the First World War.
234 x 156 mm • hardback • 256 pages • 200 b/w photographs

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Dear Raymond: The Story of Spirituality and the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-219-3


When Raymond Lodge died in 1915, his story seemed at an end until his father began an emotive, dangerous and controversial journey into the afterlife, resurrecting Raymond, turning the ideas of Victorian religious tradition on their heads and fuelling a new debate into the relevance of God in the Twentieth Century.

248 x 172 mm • hardback • 208 pages • 41 b/w photographs

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The Battles of Coronel and the Falklands: British Naval Campaigns in the Southern Hemisphere 1914-19

Product no.: 978-1-78155-347-3

The story of British cruiser campaigns in the South Atlantic in the opening months of the First World War.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 160 pages - 80 b/w and colour illustrations

 

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The Railways of Devon and Cornwall Around the Early 1960s

Product no.: 978-1-78155-539-2

A unique collection of unpublished photographs from the late 1950s and early 1960s covering the railways of Devon and Cornwall.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 128 pages - 210 colour photographs

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Agatha Christie: The Disappearing Novelist

Product no.: 978-1-78155-262-9


When Agatha Christie, the so-called ‘Queen of Crime’, disappeared from her home in Sunningdale in Berkshire for eleven days on 3 December 1927, the whole nation held its breath.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 176 pages • 24 b/w photographs
 

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Voices from the Arctic Convoys

Product no.: 978-1-78155-284-1


A unique record of the experiences from veterans of the Arctic convoys during the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 224 pages • 93 b/w photographs

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