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A GUIDE BOOK: To Calcutta Agra Delhi Karachi and Bombay

A GUIDE BOOK: To Calcutta Agra Delhi Karachi and Bombay

$49.95NZD

1943. Vintage booklet provided to American servicemen by the American Red Cross during World War II upon their arrival in India.

THE SECOND WORLD WAR: 6 Volume Set

THE SECOND WORLD WAR: 6 Volume Set

$199.95NZD

1953. 6 Volume Set including 2 newspaper cuttings.

THE TUNNEL

THE TUNNEL

$42.95NZD

1951. How three British officers effected one of the most celebrated POW escapes of the Second World War.

Their Finest Hour: The Second World War

Their Finest Hour: The Second World War

$48.95NZD

1949. 1 of 2 Series. 1st edition. One of the most fascinating works of history ever written, Winston Churchill's monumental book.

FOLLOW ON: Poignant Years of a Conscript 1941-1946
New Book

FOLLOW ON: Poignant Years of a Conscript 1941-1946

ISBN# 0473107597
$38.95NZD

2006. 1st edition. Memoir of a British soldier in the second world war.

Prisoner of the Japanese: From Changi to Tokyo

Prisoner of the Japanese: From Changi to Tokyo

ISBN# 0864176023
$38.95NZD

1994. The story of those years in captivity under the Japanese.

Otto Strasser: The Prisoner of Ottawa

Otto Strasser: The Prisoner of Ottawa

$55.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Story of the National Bolshevik Otto Strasser, leader of the Black Front against Hitler & his return to Germany.

Sing As We Go : The Story of the Kiwi Concert Party, 1941-43

Sing As We Go : The Story of the Kiwi Concert Party, 1941-43

$48.95NZD

1944. 1st edition. History of the the Kiwi concert party through the Tripoli, Malta, Crete, Tunisia, the Middle East during WWII.

From Gibraltar To Suez

From Gibraltar To Suez

$43.95NZD

1942. A full and vivid description of the attack on the Italian fleet in Taranto & The Battle of Cape Matapan.

WINGS OF NIGHT: The Secret Missions of Group Captain Pickard

WINGS OF NIGHT: The Secret Missions of Group Captain Pickard

ISBN# 0718304152
$59.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. Biography of Charles Pickard who joined the Royal Air Force before the outbreak of World War II.

England is My Village

England is My Village

$49.95NZD

1941. 1st edition. An anthology of short stories about the Battle of Britain.

The WAAF Book: A Scrapbook of Wartime Memories

The WAAF Book: A Scrapbook of Wartime Memories

ISBN# 0723306850
$48.95NZD

1982. 1st Edition. The story of women, largely through their own memories and photographs, sent in by ex-WAAFs throughout New Zealand and overseas.

TARGET GERMANY: The VIII Bomber Command's First Year Over Europe

TARGET GERMANY: The VIII Bomber Command's First Year Over Europe

$59.95NZD

1944. 1st edition. United States Army Air Forces. Bomber Command, 8th. World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Germany.

BOMBER COMMAND: Account of Bomber Command's Offensive Against the Axis
FLY FOR YOUR LIFE: The Story of the Immortal Tuck

FLY FOR YOUR LIFE: The Story of the Immortal Tuck

$59.95NZD

1956. 1st Edition. The story of Wing Commander Robert Stanford Tuck - a magnificent pilot, a reckless, steely nerved warrior of the sky, feared by the Luftwaffe and known as a legend in the RAF.

Knights of the Floating Silk

Knights of the Floating Silk

$59.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. A memoir of intelligence work during World War II, who operated as an agent behind enemy lines.

WILD BLUE: 741 Squadron - On a Wing and a Prayer over Occupied Europe

WILD BLUE: 741 Squadron - On a Wing and a Prayer over Occupied Europe

ISBN# 0743450620
$29.95NZD

2002. Focusing on the men of the 741st Bomb Squadron and, in particular, the crew of the DAKOTA QUEEN.

TOO YOUNG TO DIE: Story of a New Zealand Fighter Pilot in the Pacific War

TOO YOUNG TO DIE: Story of a New Zealand Fighter Pilot in the Pacific War

ISBN# 0091727405
$89.95NZD

1987. 1st edition. The first detailed account of RNZAF Corsair squadron activity although this involved more aircraft and personnel than any other sphere of New Zealand air operations during WWII.

Heroes of the RAF

Heroes of the RAF

$69.95NZD

1960. 1st Edition. A collection of thrilling action packed stories of the men who fought in the skies to save the world during WWII.

AIR-BORNE INVASION: The Story of the Battle of Crete

AIR-BORNE INVASION: The Story of the Battle of Crete

$59.95NZD

1944. 1st Edition. This true story is told by a war correspondent whose delight it was to get the news first-hand with the first line of troops.

Ground Attack Aircraft of World War II

Ground Attack Aircraft of World War II

ISBN# 0356 063381
$28.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. The first comprehensive and well-illustrated study tracing the evolution of these aircraft and providing a detailed account of their armament and operational use.

Night Fighter

Night Fighter

$69.95NZD

1957. 1st edition. An autobiographical account of RAF Night Fighters in WWII.

Mothers Darlings of the South Pacific
New Book

Mothers Darlings of the South Pacific

ISBN# 9781927322635
$39.95NZD

2016. The Children of Indigenous Women and US Servicemen, WWII

Home and Away : Images of New Zealanders in WWII

Home and Away : Images of New Zealanders in WWII

ISBN# 1869530306
$37.95NZD

1990. A unique photographic record with more than 230 images, many never before published.

Sometimes Free : My Escapes from German POW Camps
New Book

Sometimes Free : My Escapes from German POW Camps

$28.95NZD

1977. Fascinating diary of the author's years escaping and being recaptured in World War II

Last of The Gladiators : A World War II Bomber Navigator's Story

Last of The Gladiators : A World War II Bomber Navigator's Story

ISBN# 1853104647
$38.95NZD

1995. Memoir of a young newspaper reporting joining the Royal Canadian Air Force and his wartime adventures.

Green Devils, Red Devils : Untold Tales of the Airborne in World War II by Edmund L. Blandford

Green Devils, Red Devils : Untold Tales of the Airborne in World War II by Edmund L. Blandford

ISBN# 0850523117
$29.95NZD

2007. Another brilliantly evocative portrait of modern life from the mega bestselling Jacqueline Wilson.

Suicide Squads  : The Men and Machines of WWII Special Operations
New Book

Suicide Squads : The Men and Machines of WWII Special Operations

ISBN# 1840650826
$46.95NZD

1999. Detailed illustrated study of Special Attack forces and weapons

THE GREAT ESCAPER: The Life and Death of Roger Bushell
New Book

THE GREAT ESCAPER: The Life and Death of Roger Bushell

ISBN# 9781444760644
$29.95NZD

2013. Roger Bushell was 'Big X', mastermind of the mass breakout from Stalag Luft III in March 1944, immortalised in the Hollywood film The Great Escape.

ESCAPE ARTIST: The Incredible Second World War of Johnny Peck

ESCAPE ARTIST: The Incredible Second World War of Johnny Peck

ISBN# 9781742235509
$29.95NZD

2017. Historian Peter Monteath reveals the action-packed tale of one young Australian soldier and his remarkable war.

FLYBOYS: The Final Secret of The Air War In The Pacific

FLYBOYS: The Final Secret of The Air War In The Pacific

ISBN# 184513060X
$24.95NZD

2003. Over the remote Pacific island of Chichi Jima, nine American flyers-Navy and Marine pilots sent to bomb Japanese communications towers there-were shot down.

Cover of Darkness

Cover of Darkness

$39.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Memoir of Roderick Chisholm CBE., DSO., DFC. Night fighter ace during WW2.

Jade Engraved: New Zealand Missionaries and their Chinese colleagues in Japan's

Jade Engraved: New Zealand Missionaries and their Chinese colleagues in Japan's

$58.95NZD

1947. History of the section of the China Mission during the War Years including a tribute to Dr Eaton.

Into the Sun

Into the Sun

ISBN# 0958349819
$38.95NZD

1996. An account of the author's experiences in Japanese prison camps in Singapore and Java during World War II.

P.O.W. One Girl's Experience in a Japanese P.O.W. Camp

P.O.W. One Girl's Experience in a Japanese P.O.W. Camp

ISBN# 9781869587321
$34.95NZD

1999. Gerarda Bossard was in her early teens in 1943 when the Japanese army swarmed through the Dutch East Indies and took her, along with her mother and two sisters, prisoner.

Battles of WWII
New Book

Battles of WWII

ISBN# 9781848371446
$32.95NZD

2008. An Illustrated Account Of The Major Campaigns, From Europe To The Pacific Islands.

A Sacrificial Pawn
New Book

A Sacrificial Pawn

ISBN# 9780958292399
$29.95NZD

2011. A memoir that tells the amazing story of Peter's experiences in World War II, when he was captured by the Japanese.

We Will Remember Them: Tales of the Kiwis Old and New

We Will Remember Them: Tales of the Kiwis Old and New

$47.95NZD

Circa 1940s. Verse and prose sketches of ANZAC military life in the Second World War.

A Million Died! : A Story of War in the Far East

A Million Died! : A Story of War in the Far East

$42.95NZD

1943. Alfred Wagg was a US war correspondent for the Far East and this is is recollections of the campaigns in Burma, Siam and French Indo-China in WW2

THE GREAT ESCAPE: The Full Dramatic Story with Contributions from Survivors and Their Families.

THE GREAT ESCAPE: The Full Dramatic Story with Contributions from Survivors and Their Families.

ISBN# 0755310381
$19.95NZD

2002. The story of the biggest, most daring break-out of World War 2, from the Nazi's most secure POW camp.

How We Saw the War

How We Saw the War

ISBN# 9781869711559
$47.99NZD

2009. New Zealanders and what they were doing during World War II.

NEMESIS? The Story of Otto Strasser

NEMESIS? The Story of Otto Strasser

$64.95NZD

1940. 1st edition. Biography of one of the most outstanding leaders of the German Resistance.

THE BIG SHOW: New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe
New Book

THE BIG SHOW: New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe

ISBN# 9781869403652
$49.95NZD

2006. An expansive oral-history project recently undertaken by the New Zealand government provides these 13 eyewitness accounts of World War II.

A Pictorial History Of The World War II Years

A Pictorial History Of The World War II Years

ISBN# 0517122081
$29.95NZD

1995. As new. Never before has there been a more vivid and dramatic pictorial account of the largest, most destructive war ever fought.

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

$48.95NZD

1951. Classic account of the American and British air force officers escaping from a German prison camp.

Ian Fleming's Commandos: The story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII
New Book

Ian Fleming's Commandos: The story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII

ISBN# 9780571250622
$24.95NZD

2011. Not only the creator of James Bond, but a Lieutenant-Commander in WWII creating a special unit of soldiers

The Last Days of Hitler: The Legends, the Evidence, the Truth

The Last Days of Hitler: The Legends, the Evidence, the Truth

ISBN# 1854093800
$19.95NZD

1996. Translated from the original German, accounts from still-living witnesses who testified in court over Hitler's final days.

FLYERS FAR AWAY: Australian Aircrew in the European Air War During World War II

FLYERS FAR AWAY: Australian Aircrew in the European Air War During World War II

ISBN# 9781920681500
$24.95NZD

2009. Using first-hand accounts from surviving airmen, this is the full story of the daring young Australians in World War II

FLORY: One Woman's Account of Surviving the Holocaust
New Book

FLORY: One Woman's Account of Surviving the Holocaust

ISBN# 9781921497391
$42.95NZD

2008. Incredible story of survival as a young Jewish girl in occupied Netherlands during World War II

Eagle Against the Sun: The American War with Japan

Eagle Against the Sun: The American War with Japan

ISBN# 0304353779
$28.95NZD

2000. Narrative history of the war in the Pacific between the United States and Japan

Children of The Flames: The Untold Story of The Twins of Auschwitz

Children of The Flames: The Untold Story of The Twins of Auschwitz

ISBN# 0283061049
$48.95NZD

1991. 1st edition. A fantastic book on a significant piece of history.

KIWI SAGA: Memoirs Of A New Zealand Artilleryman

KIWI SAGA: Memoirs Of A New Zealand Artilleryman

$79.95NZD

1943. 1st Edition. A memoir account of fighting in the Middle East in the Second World War beginning in 1939 by New Zealand Artilleryman.

CAPTIVE KIWI

CAPTIVE KIWI

$44.95NZD

1964. The true story of a New Zealander's grim game of hide and seek with the Germans after the fall of Crete.

The Macmillan Dictionary of the Second World War
New Book

The Macmillan Dictionary of the Second World War

ISBN# 0333619366
$46.95NZD

1995. Comprehensive guide to WWII with more than 1600 detailed entries and maps covering every aspect of the war.

From The Blitz To The Burmese Jungle and Beyond: A Memoir
New Book

From The Blitz To The Burmese Jungle and Beyond: A Memoir

ISBN# 9780473374310
$34.95NZD

2018. One man's memoir of World War II, which took him from the Blitz to the jungles of Burma, to the devastation of Hiroshima.

From Fiji To Balkan Skies: A Fighter Pilot's Memories of 249 Squadron In WW II
FLIGHTS OF PASSAGE: Reflections of a World War II Aviator

FLIGHTS OF PASSAGE: Reflections of a World War II Aviator

ISBN# 0747503338
$29.95NZD

1988. 1st edition. A story of one boy's growth to manhood in the turbulent, testing world of war in the air.

Destined Meeting

Destined Meeting

$47.95NZD

1959. An authentic record of Japanese POW wartime brutality.

NEW ZEALAND AT WAR: World War II The New Zealand Perspective

NEW ZEALAND AT WAR: World War II The New Zealand Perspective

ISBN# 9781869581862
$39.95NZD

1995. 1st edition. A uniquely Kiwi perspective of one of the major events that shaped our nation.

The Dam Busters

The Dam Busters

$38.96NZD

1951. About the Royal Air Force Squadron 617, originally commanded by Wing Commander Guy Gibson V.C. during World War II.

In Which They Served: The Royal Navy Officer Experience In The Second World War
New Book

In Which They Served: The Royal Navy Officer Experience In The Second World War

ISBN# 9781844860708
$39.95NZD

2008. 1st edition. Extensively researched study takes an in-depth look at the officers of the Royal Navy in the Second World War.

Piercing The Reich

Piercing The Reich

ISBN# 0718117832
$37.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. How the Office of Strategic Services achieved the impossible by infiltrating the Third Reich.

Mid Pacific Outposts

Mid Pacific Outposts

$69.95NZD

1946. 1st Edition. Tells of events during World War II in the Central Pacific. Rare and collectable.

BRINGING UP THE REAR: Further Reminiscences of A Kiwi Soldier

BRINGING UP THE REAR: Further Reminiscences of A Kiwi Soldier

ISBN# 0908596197
$38.95NZD

1983. 1st edition. Further reminiscences of a Kiwi Soldier in the Middle East and North African campaigns of WWII.

THE RED BERET: The Story of The Parachute Regiment At War 1940-1945

THE RED BERET: The Story of The Parachute Regiment At War 1940-1945

$48.95NZD

1952. With a foreword by Field-Marshall The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.

PURSUED BY THE SWASTIKA

PURSUED BY THE SWASTIKA

$24.95NZD

1945. Children's adventure story starring two young women, Joy Curtiss and Suzette Martin, and involving the French resistance.

THE SCOURGE OF THE SWASTIKA: A Short History of Nazi War Crimes

THE SCOURGE OF THE SWASTIKA: A Short History of Nazi War Crimes

$46.95NZD

1954. A formidable indictment of Nazi brutality and of the inhuman organisation which so terrorised occupied Europe and murdered at least 12,000,000 civilians.

VICTORY IN NORMANDY

VICTORY IN NORMANDY

ISBN# 0701125462
$79.95NZD

1981. The dramatic story of Operation Overlord recounted by the head of Montgomery's Ops and Planning staff