Chapter 1: Africana - World War II
found: 11 books

 
The Abyssinian Campaigns : The Official Story of the Conquest of Italian East Africa
Ministry of Information / War Office, London / His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1942, First Edition. Softcover. 143 pages (complete). A resolute but also healthy copy. The covers have an adhesive plastic protective cover. The spine has, at some stage, been reinforced with a leather strip. The covers have much wear, creasing, aging. The book has been gently aging. The final pages have some storage stains. There is much evidence of age, but the pages are comfortable, assured, confident, clear, clean, companionable, proud. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chvu
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 881]

 
BRAIN, PETER ; LLOYD, SHEILAH ; HEWITT, F J
South African Radar in World War II
SSS Radar Book Group, Cape Town and Johannesburg. 1993, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 0620178906). Softcover. 229 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The book has been subjected to mild damp conditions. The book is a little worn by this experience. The covers are benign, worn about, placid, competent. The contents have some light damp wrinkles to the top of the pages of the first quarter of the book. The pages themselves are clean, clear, genial, congenial, confident. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: btad
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.5 | £UK 51.25 | JP¥ 7159]
Keywords: 0620178906

 
AGAR-HAMILTON, J A I ; TURNER, L C F
The Sidi Rezeg Battles 1941
Oxford University Press, Cape Town. 1957, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 505 pages (complete). Part of the 'Union War Histories' series. Included: a commemorative 'pullout' from the Cape Argus of Saturday, November 25, 1961 marking the twentieth anniversary of the Sidi Rezeg battle, written by Uys Krige. The dustjacket is comfortably worn, creased, scuffed. It is secure and sure. The boards are tidy with some light shelving marks to the edges. The papertrims, the frontis and end pages are foxed from age and storage. The pages have some age related marks. Otherwise, the contents are clean, clear, very confident, diligent, healthy. fk. Fair/Fair.
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Book number: blji
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.25 | £UK 59 | JP¥ 8261]

 
HEWITT, GWEN
Womanhood at War : The Story of the Sawas
Gwen Hewitt, Johannesburg. 1947, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 173 pages (complete). A comfortable copy of this history of the South African Womens' Auxiliary Service. The book has a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket has some tanning from age and storage, some light wear and scuffing. It is secure and sure. The contents are mild-mannered, gently aged, contented. The pages are assured, friendly, confident, generous, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 37hq
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 80.75 | £UK 70.75 | JP¥ 9913]

 
HEWITT, GWEN
Womanhood at War : The Story of the Sawas
Gwen Hewitt, Johannesburg. 1947, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 173 pages (complete). A comfortable copy of this history of the South African Womens' Auxiliary Service. The book has a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket has some tanning from age and storage, some light wear and scuffing. It is secure and sure. The contents are mild-mannered, gently aged, contented. The pages are assured, friendly, confident, generous, clean and clear. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 38hq
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 80.75 | £UK 70.75 | JP¥ 9913]

 
KLEIN, HARRY
Springboks in Armour : The South African Armoured Cars in World War II
Purnell & Sons (SA) Pty. Ltd. Cape Town, Johannesburg. 1965, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 338 pages (complete). A generously owned copy. The dustjacket is evocative and comfortable; there is wear and creasing to all edges, seams and faces. There is scuffing and handling and storage marking. The boards are most smart. Within, there is evidence of much use throughout. Some folded photographic plates have wear but not so as to disable them or detract from their intention. The papertrims are marked from handling and storage. The early and later pages have age-related and handling marks. In general, though, the contents are pleasingly congenial, clean, clear, certain and diligent. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bnvg
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 52 | £UK 45.75 | JP¥ 6388]

 
MARTIN, LT-GEN H. J ; ORPEN, COL NEIL D
Eagles Victorious: The Operations of the South African Forces over the Mediterranean and Europe, in Italy, the Balkans and the Aegean, and from Gibraltar and West Africa (South African Forces World War II Volume VI)
Purnell, Cape Town. 1977, First Edition. (ISBN: 0868430080). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 494 pages plus folded maps (complete). A tidy copy. The dustjacket has wear about the edges. They have scuffing and some very light marking. The boards are good-looking and healthy. Within, the frontispage has a previous owner inscription. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, very confident, tight and certain - as if barely used. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: bmcf
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 | £UK 39.5 | JP¥ 5507]
Keywords: 0868430080

 
NICHOLSON, GEORGE
Spotlight on Springbok
The Citadel Press, Cape Town. 1944, First Edition. Softcover. 128 pages (complete). A resolute copy of this record of a churchman's journeying around and to the South African forces in the Middle East and North Africa. The covers are much worn and marked all about. Nonetheless, they are calmly sound and sure. The contents have aged. They have wear, foxing. Nonetheless, the pages are firm, certain, genial, clear, clean, convivial, assured. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 4iz
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 | £UK 35.5 | JP¥ 4957]

 
ORPEN, NEIL ; MARTIN, H J
Salute the Sappers - Part II: The Operations of the South African Engineer Corps in the North African and Italian Theatres of War from the Battle of El Alamein to the End of World War II, with a Brief Description of Subsequent Developments (South African Forces World War II - Volume VIII)
Sappers Association, Johannesburg. 1982, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620061006). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 424 pages (complete). A benign copy. The dustjacket is worn, scuffed, marked. It is secure and sure. The boards are neat. They have very light storage marks and wear about the edges. They are otherwise steady and sound. The contents are congenial. They have some light foxing fore and aft. In general the contents are assured, companionable, clean, clear, diligent, proud. fk. Good/Poor.
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Book number: 33iz
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP¥ 2754]
Keywords: 0620061006

 
ORPEN, NEIL
Victory in Italy (South African Forces World War II Vol V)
Purnell, Cape Town. 1975, First Edition. (ISBN: 036000282X). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 340 pages (complete). Ex-library (Dunant Park Library) with consequent stamps and wear. The dustjacket is secure and sure with wear about all edges and seams. There is scuffing and some marking. The boards are tidy and happy. Within, the top rims are very lightly tanned. However, the pages are amiable, clean, clear, comfortable and certain. fk. Good/Fair.
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Book number: bkvf
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 52 | £UK 45.75 | JP¥ 6388]
Keywords: 036000282X

 
TRADER, COLIN JJ
We Will Remember Them : A Collection of World War Two and Other Aviation Stories and a History of the Pe Branch of the South African Air Force Association
South African Air Force Association. 2005, First Edition. (ISBN: 1920176349). Softcover. 194 pages (complete). Signed by Colin Trader on the title page. A comfortably owned copy. The covers are genial with wear and creasing from contented use. There is wear to the edges and seams. The initial and end pages have handling marks. In general, and by far, the pages are comfortable, companionable, clean, clear, very occasionally marked from use, confident, generous. fk. Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: btrh
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 | £UK 35.5 | JP¥ 4957]
Keywords: 1920176349

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