Fortuna Books: Militaria Fiction
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CALMEL JEAN
Night Pilot
London, Kimber. 1957, First Thus. Quarter cloth, 16mo - over 5? - 6? tall. (500 gram rate) this is a paperback that has been bound with a cloth spine and thick card boards, the original wrappers have been glued down to the boards, red cloth spine is losing the pigment, some rubbing to edges of boards, faint pen name to front cover and repeated at head of chapter one, 188 pp, first paperback edition, author won the DFC and Legion d'Honneur, deals with French heavy bombing raids over Germany. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006446
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.59 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 722]
Keywords: Second World War Allied Air Force French Heavy Bomber Squadron

 
BRILHAC JEAN
The Road to Liberty
London, Ace. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. (200 gram rate) cleanly taped spine holds detached front wrap to book, paper browned otherwsie good reading use copy, nice kitsch cover art of SS officer with swastika armband and whip, British Ace publication Ace H 152, 158pp + adverts, 186 men contirbuted the stories related in this book which records the escape attempts of Allied fliers from German POW camps in the Second World War. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006878
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.59 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 722]
Keywords: Second World War Allied Prisoner of War Escape Escapers Non-Fiction True Story Ace 152

 
ENGLISH JEFFERY
One for Every Sleeper, the Japanese Death Railway Through Thailand
London, Hale. 1989, First Edition. (ISBN: 070903864X) Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. near fine near new copy, 205pp + plates, Japanese mistreatment of Prisoners of War and forced labour to build the Burma-Siam railway. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 003709
NZD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 15 US$ 16.47 | £UK 12.75 | JP¥ 1805]
Keywords: Thailand Burma Siam Railway Second World War Japanese War Crimes Prisoner of War 070903864x

 
TICKELL JERRARD
Moon Squadron
London, Wingate. 1956, First Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. 500gram rate, minor age browning to endpapers and closed edges, 204pp. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 008428
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.59 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 722]
Keywords: Second World War Soe Raf British Air Force Special Operations Exectuive Royal Air Force

 
FABRICIUS JOHAN
East Indies Episode (Shell war achievements 3)
London, Shell Petroleum Company. 1951, reprint. Quarter cloth, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. brown cloth spine, decorative papered boards.map end papers, Number 3 in the Shell War Achievements series. "An account of the Demolitions carried out and of some of the experiences of the staff in the East Indies Oil Areas of the Royal Dutch-Shell Group during 1941 and 1942. 140pp + glossary, maps and vignettes and occasional full page drawing in sepia. very tidy copy. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 000582
NZD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 12 US$ 13.18 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1444]
Keywords: East Indies Shell Petroleum World War Two Pacific Campaign Demolition Shell War Acheivements

 
HETHERINGTON JOHN
Air-Borne Invasion the Story of the Battle of Crete
Auckland, Oswald Sealy. 1944, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. (500 grams) cloth sunned to sine and boards with uneven colour to upper board, light soiling or foxing to endpapers, xvi 151pp + plates, the German air borne invasion of Crete witnessed by the author, includes an account by a German paratrooper taken from Life magazine. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 004166
NZD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 15 US$ 16.47 | £UK 12.75 | JP¥ 1805]
Keywords: Military History Second World War Crete Fallschirmjager Paratroop Paratrooper Anzac Australia New Zealand Freyberg 2nzef

 
LANGDON-DAVIES JOHN
The Battle of Trafalgar, Jackdaw No. 1: A Collection of Contemporary Documents
London, Jonathan Cape. 1966, First Edition. Broadsheet, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. first Jackdaw issue, card portfolio with 11 facsimile documents plus 8 broadsheets pertaining to the Battle of Trafalgar, edges of portfolio show tape residue, and have been reinforced with two staples. Very Good.
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Book number: 010572
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.59 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 722]
Keywords: Trafalgar, Lord Nelson, Napoleonic War, British History, Royal Navy, Ephemera, Research, Study Material

 
GUEST JOHN
Broken Images a Journal
London, Longmans. 1949, First Edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. light rubbing or soiling to boards, name to fep, otherwise clean and tidy, 231pp diaries of artillery officer's wartime service in England, North Africa and Italy. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 004220
NZD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.88 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1083]
Keywords: Military History Militaria Memoir Diaries of Artillery Officer's Wartime Service in England, North Africa and Italy Second World War Two

 
MOORE JOHN
Escort Carrier - The Fight Against The U Boat Menace
London, Hutchinson. First Edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. (500 gram rate) DW has wear and rubbing, short tears, name to fep, internally clean 48pp +32 illustrations on plates, improvised aircraft carriers escorting convoy ships during WWII. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 009632
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.59 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 722]
Keywords: Second World War Merchant Marine Escort Navy Vaval Aircraft Carrier U-Boat Submarine Wolf Pack British

 
WILSON JOHN
Four Fathoms Deep, the Undercover War at Sea
London, Digit / Brown & Watson. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback, 16mo - over 5? - 6? tall. (200 gram rate) light edge wear or rubbing, rubbed spine ends, small price alteration to cover otherwise unmarked but shows age, Digit original, underwater operations during the war, 158pp. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006447
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.59 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 722]
Keywords: Second World War Naval Navy Underwater Operations Divers Diving Frogmen Midget Submarines Limpet Mines

 
MASEFIELD JOHN
Gallipoli
London, Heinemann. 1916, reprint. Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. (500 gram rate) lightly rubbed cloth, lower fore edge has some small frayed areas, small surface mark to lower board, inscriptions dated 1917 to endpapers, fourth impression December 1916, viii 183pp + plates, maps (including folding), the Dardanelles campaign focused on the botched Gallipoli landing where ANZAC troops proved themselves as some of the war's best. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 003007
NZD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 12 US$ 13.18 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1444]
Keywords: Gallipoli First World War World War One Wwi Ww1 Dardanelles Anzac Turkey Military History

 
MASEFIELD JOHN
Gallipoli
London, Heinemann. 1928, New edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. (500 gram rate) joints rubbed, spine cloth darkened, small surface insect marks to lower board, inscriptions dated 1928 to fep, new edition fourth impression January 1928, xvi 183pp + plates, maps (including folding), the Dardanelles campaign focused on the botched Gallipoli landing where ANZAC troops proved themselves as some of the war's best. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 004013
NZD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.88 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1083]
Keywords: Gallipoli First World War World War One Wwi Ww1 Dardanelles Anzac Turkey Military History

 
LAFFIN JOHN
JACKBOOT the story of the German Soldier
London, Cassell. 1965, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. Cassell 1965 first edition, VG in a near VG dustwrapper with edge wear and very small chips to spine ends, neat owners stamp to head of title page. covers German soldiering from Frederick the Great and Prussia upto post WWII . many photos. 238pp very tidy copy. all the great generals and leaders from all campaigns, including the 'nazi war-cult' and blitzkrieg under Hitler.. battle of the bulge..eastern front etc. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 000624
NZD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 15 US$ 16.47 | £UK 12.75 | JP¥ 1805]
Keywords: Military German Soldier War Nazi

 
MCLEOD JOHN
Myth and Reality the New Zealand soldier in World War II
Auckland, Reed Methuen. 1986, First Edition. (ISBN: 0474000362) Hard Cover, 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall. DW spine a little faded otherwise near as new. 204pp maps and illustrations in the text, explores the myths that arose around the NZ forces especially in the Middle East, and especially how the reality was often less than flattering. an important work. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 000593
NZD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 US$ 29.65 | £UK 22.75 | JP¥ 3248]
Keywords: World War Two New Zealand Military History Anzac 0474000362

 
CRAWFORD JOHN & HARPER GLYN
Operation East Timor The New Zealand Defence Force in East Timor 1999-2001
Auckland, Reed. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 0790008238) Trade Paperback, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. 232pp with b&w and colour photos, near as new copy, A record of the New Zealand Military Defence Force peace-keeping role with the International Force East Timor (INTERFET) after the Indonesian withdrawal to provide a stabilising force for the internal conflict between East and West Timor. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 001622
NZD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 24 US$ 26.36 | £UK 20.25 | JP¥ 2887]
Keywords: New Zealand Military Timor Peace Keeping Asian / Middle Eastern History: Postwar, from C 1945 - War & Defence Operations 0790008238

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