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1 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of Australia
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (1895–1912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 1889–1911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
Price: 80.97 USD
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2 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of South Australia, Queensland & British New Guinea
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (1895–1912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 1889–1911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
Price: 35.97 USD
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Leuv-We of Kalmogorr (Light of the storm) A romance of the North Australian Bush, Brewer, Arthur Livingstone
3 Brewer, Arthur Livingstone Leuv-We of Kalmogorr (Light of the storm) A romance of the North Australian Bush
Glendale, Ca Arthur L. Brewer 1946 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover gold lettering. Great read! ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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The Ghost Mountain Boys  Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific, Campbell, James
4 Campbell, James The Ghost Mountain Boys Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific
Crown 2007 0307335968 / 9780307335968 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate and letter to former owner from author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Lying due north of Australia, New Guinea is among the world’s largest islands. In 1942, when World War II exploded onto its shores, it was an inhospitable, cursorily mapped, disease-ridden land of dense jungle, towering mountain peaks, deep valleys, and fetid swamps. Coveted by the Japanese for its strategic position, New Guinea became the site of one of the South Pacific’s most savage campaigns. Despite their lack of jungle training, the 32nd Division’s Ghost Mountain Boys were assigned the most grueling mission of the entire Pacific campaign: to march 130 miles over the rugged Owen Stanley Mountains and to protect the right flank of the Australian army as they fought to push the Japanese back to the village of Buna on New Guinea’s north coast.

Comprised of National Guardsmen from Michigan and Wisconsin, reserve officers, and draftees from across the country, the 32nd Division lacked more than training—they were without even the basics necessary for survival. The men were not issued the specialized clothing that later became standard issue for soldiers fighting in the South Pacific; they fought in hastily dyed combat fatigues that bled in the intense humidity and left them with festering sores. They waded through brush and vines without the aid of machetes. They did not have insect repellent. Without waterproof containers, their matches were useless and the quinine and vitamin pills they carried, as well as salt and chlorination tablets, crumbled in their pockets. Exhausted and pushed to the brink of human endurance, the Ghost Mountain Boys fell victim to malnutrition and disease. Forty-two days after they set out, they arrived two miles south of Buna, nearly shattered by the experience. Arrival in Buna provided no respite. The 32nd Division was ordered to launch an immediate assault on the Japanese position. After two months of furious—sometimes hand-to-hand—combat, the decimated division finally achieved victory. The ferocity of the struggle for Buna was summed up in Time magazine on December 28, 1942, three weeks before the Japanese army was defeated: “Nowhere in the world today are American soldiers engaged in fighting so desperate, so merciless, so bitter, or so bloody.”Reminiscent of classics like Band of Brothers and The Things They Carried, this harrowing portrait of a largely overlooked campaign is part war diary, part extreme adventure tale, and (through letters, journals, and interviews) part biography of a group of men who fought to survive in an environment every bit as fierce as the enemy they faced. Rare. ; 1.4 x 9.3 x 6.3 Inches; 400 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 42.97 USD
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Retreat in the East, Gallagher, O'Dowd
5 Gallagher, O'Dowd Retreat in the East
Sydney, Australia George G. Harrap & Company 1943 First Australian Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Green cloth cover. Dust has tears and rubs and is now in mylar protective cover. THe facts behind the disasters in Malaya and Burma: a tale of governmental incompetence and civilian self interest. A story of the incomparable bravbery of our soldiers, sailors, and airmen. Scarce if not rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 235 pages; p 
Price: 37.97 USD
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Wilderness Trek  A Novel of Australia, Grey, Zane
6 Grey, Zane Wilderness Trek A Novel of Australia
New York P.F. Collier and Son 1944 First Trade Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. "American cowboy, Stirling Haselton, taking the blame for a shooting committed by a friend, is exiled to Australia and with one loyal follower, joins a party of ranchers and drovers making the long wilderness journey to the Elaberleys. Along the way come dust storms, drought and numerous other adventures." Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 – October 23, 1939) was an American dentist and author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book. In addition to the commercial success of his printed works, they had second lives and continuing influence when adapted as films and television productions. His novels and short stories have been adapted into 112 films, two television episodes, and a television series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater. ; 304 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Lonely Vigil  Coastwatchers of the Solomons, Lord, Walter
7 Lord, Walter Lonely Vigil Coastwatchers of the Solomons
Viking 1977 0670437654 / 9780670437658 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Book and dust in good to very good condition. "The Coastwatchers, also known as the Coast Watch Organisation, Combined Field Intelligence Service or Section C, Allied Intelligence Bureau, were Allied military intelligence operatives stationed on remote Pacific islands during World War II to observe enemy movements and rescue stranded Allied personnel. They played a significant role in the Pacific Ocean theatre and South West Pacific theatre, particularly as an early warning network during the Guadalcanal campaign. In early November 1942, two coastwatchers named Read and Mason on Bougainville Island radioed early warnings to the United States Navy about Japanese warship and air movements (citing the numbers, type, and speed of enemy units) preparing to attack the US Forces in the Solomon Islands. Admiral William Halsey, Jr. later said that the two men had saved Guadalcanal because their reports allowed US forces to launch aircraft in time to engage the attackers." Wikipedia. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 322 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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City of Dunedin  A century of civic enterprise, McDonald, K. C
8 McDonald, K. C City of Dunedin A century of civic enterprise
Dunedin, New Zealand Dunedin City Corporation 1965 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Dark Blue cover with gold lettering. Color photo of mayor from 1959, Thomas Kay Sturar Sidey, LLM. Inscribed "With best wishes from the City of Dunedin, RJ Calvert, Mayor" (must have been mayor in 1960's) A complete history of this key city in New Zealand with numerous photos. Has a fold out aireal photo of city and the bay. Scarce if not rare signed copy. ; Photos, Map; 434 pages 
Price: 15.97 USD
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Smithy  The Kingsford-Smith story, McNally, Ward
9 McNally, Ward Smithy The Kingsford-Smith story
Cranbury, N. J. A. S. Barnes 1967 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Stated first american edition. Yellow cover, black print. Fully Indexed. Dust jacket has chips, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith MC, AFC (9 February 1897 – 8 November 1935), often called by his nickname Smithy, was an early Australian aviator. In 1928, he earned global fame when he made the first trans-Pacific flight from the United States to Australia. He also made the first non-stop crossing of the Australian mainland, the first flights between Australia and New Zealand, and the first eastward Pacific crossing from Australia to the United States. He also made a flight from Australia to London, setting a new record of 10.5 days. ; Cartoons; 190 pages 
Price: 11.47 USD
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As You Were! A Cavalcade of Events with the Australian Services from 1788 to 1946, No Author Listed
10 No Author Listed As You Were! A Cavalcade of Events with the Australian Services from 1788 to 1946
Aust War Memorial 1946 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Green hard cover with gold lettering. Dust jacket has a missing piece at top right corner and bottom left corner as shown on scan. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. This is a post war Service volume which provides a contemporary record of development in the Australian Navy, Army and Air Force and recalls for ex-service men and women something of the "glories of the past". Pictures and illustrations included. 
Price: 37.97 USD
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Soldiers of Evil  The Commandants of the Nazi Concentration Camps by Tom Segev, Segev, Tom
11 Segev, Tom Soldiers of Evil The Commandants of the Nazi Concentration Camps by Tom Segev
Mcgraw-Hill Australia 1988 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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East Wind, Rain  The intimate account of an intelligence officer in the Pacific, 1939-49, Thorpe, General Elliott R.
12 Thorpe, General Elliott R. East Wind, Rain The intimate account of an intelligence officer in the Pacific, 1939-49
Gambit 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author and his wife. Rare. Dust shows rubs and creases otherwise very good. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful rare collectors copy of this book. Has former owners name in front. The story of the war in the Pacific through the eyes and experience of the chief of counter-intelligence on the staff of General Douglas MacArthur. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 307 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 94.97 USD
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The Boy-Annual for 1940, Various
13 Various The Boy-Annual for 1940
Melbourne, Australia Morris & Walker PTY,Ltd. 1940 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Color cover with boy in helment in box car racer. Edges of book dented and worn. Some rubs to spine area and cover. Otherwise colorful and in overall good condition. Clean contents with no highlighting or underlining. Pages not numbered. Illustrated with drawings. Color and black and white illustrations. Contains: The Mystery of Oldfield Manor by Kenneth Reed, The Caves of the Kings by John G. Mason, Jim Dawkins Gold by Phyllis M. Power, Many Stamps Honour Captain Cook by A. Kay, Roast Pig by Charles Lamb, How the Coconut Got Its Markings by J.G.M,, The Castaway Twins by Phyllis M. Power and An Old Cricket Match among others. Probably Scarce. ; Drawings and Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
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The Wewak mission  Coastwatchers at war in New Guinea, Veale, Lionel
14 Veale, Lionel The Wewak mission Coastwatchers at war in New Guinea
Ashmore City, Australia L.P.V. Veale 1996 0646283162 / 9780646283166 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. "To Bob, Lionel Veale, 8/8/96". Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. This book tells the story of a Coastwatch Mission which took four Australian soldiers on an amazing expedition deep into Japanese held territory in the north of New Guinea. The Coastwatchers, also known as the Coast Watch Organisation, Combined Field Intelligence Service or Section C, Allied Intelligence Bureau, were Allied military intelligence operatives stationed on remote Pacific islands during World War II to observe enemy movements and rescue stranded Allied personnel. They played a significant role in the Pacific Ocean theatre and South West Pacific theatre, particularly as an early warning network during the Guadalcanal campaign. Rare. ; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 310 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 169.97 USD
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