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              Battle of the Atlantic: Book 3 of the Ladybird Expert History of the Second World War
               

              Battle of the Atlantic: Book 3 of the Ladybird Expert History of the Second World War (Hardback)

              By Holland, James; By (artist) Burns, Keith

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              Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Battle of the Atlantic is an accessible, insightful and authoritative account of the longest military campaign during WW2.Historian, author and broadcaster James Holland draws on the latest research and interviews with participants to bring... colour, detail and a fresh perspective to the story.Inside, you'll discover how tactics, organisation and new technologies were brought to bear, about the different challenges faced by both the Allies and the Axis, and, above all, the skill, bravery and endurance of the sailors and pilots engaged in a contest that was of critical importance to the outcome of the war. Written by the leading lights and most outstanding communicators in their fields, the Ladybird Expert books provide clear, accessible and authoritative introductions to subjects drawn from science, history and culture.For an adult readership, the Ladybird Expert series is produced in the same iconic small hardback format pioneered by the original Ladybirds. Each beautifully illustrated book features the first new illustrations produced in the original Ladybird style for nearly forty years.
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              ISBN 9780718186319
              Released NZ 28 May 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series The Ladybird Expert Series
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Heroes: The Greatest Generation and the Second World War
                

              Heroes: The Greatest Generation and the Second World War (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

              By Holland, James

              'Heroes' is the story of an extraordinary generation of young men, mostly British, who came of age in the Second World War. These young men - and women - found themselves facing life-threatening danger and the kind of responsibility few would be prepared to shoulder today.

              ISBN 9780007369485
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 19 Aug 2010
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Twenty-One: Coming of Age in World War II
                

              Twenty-One: Coming of Age in World War II (EPUB ebook – Text only edition)

              By Holland, James

              World War II affected the lives of ordinary men and women more directly than any other conflict before or since.

              ISBN 9780007438396
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              Language en
              Released NZ 20 Dec 2012
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Practical Percussion: A Guide to the Instruments and Their Sources
                

              Practical Percussion: A Guide to the Instruments and Their Sources (Hardback, Revised Edition)

              By Holland, James

              • RRP: $263.50
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              ISBN 9780810856585
              Released NZ 16 Sep 2005
              Publisher Scarecrow Press
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              The Battle Of Britain

              The Battle Of Britain

              By Holland, James

              ISBN 9781407066547
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2010
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Bomber War: A Ladybird Expert Book: Book 7 of the Ladybird Expert History of the Second World War
               

              The Bomber War: A Ladybird Expert Book: Book 7 of the Ladybird Expert History of the Second World War (Hardback)

              By Holland, James; By (artist) Burns, Keith

              • RRP: $28.00
              • $21.00
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              • Pub Date
                28 May 20

              Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, The Bomber War is an accessible, insightful and authoritative introduction to the airborne Allied fight against Nazi Germany.Historian, author and broadcaster James Holland draws on the latest research and interviews with participants to br...ing colour, detail and a fresh perspective to the story.Inside, you'll discover how tactics, organisation and new technologies were brought to bear, about the different challenges faced by both the Axis and the Allies, and, above all, the skill, bravery and endurance of those engaged in a contest that was of critical importance to the outcome of the war.
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              ISBN 9780718186531
              Released NZ 28 May 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series The Ladybird Expert Series
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              Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France
                

              Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France (Paperback)

              By Holland, James

              • RRP: $32.50
              • $26.00
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              • Pub Date
                14 May 20

              The reader is in safe hands navigating each aspect of this complex campaign' DAILY MAIL Book of the WeekRenowned World War Two historian James Holland presents an entirely new perspective on one of the most important moments in recent history, unflinchingly examining the brutalit...y and violence that characterised the campaign.
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              ISBN 9780552176118
              Released NZ 14 May 2020
              Publisher Transworld Publishers
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              The Pacific War 1941-1943: Book 6 of the Ladybird Expert History of the Second World War

              The Pacific War 1941-1943: Book 6 of the Ladybird Expert History of the Second World War (Hardback)

              By Holland, James; By (artist) Burns, Keith

              • RRP: $24.00
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              Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, The Pacific: 1941-43 is an accessible, insightful and authoritative introduction to the Allied counter-offensive against the Empire of Japan and Axis forces in the South Pacific. Historian, author and broadcaster James Holland draws on the ...latest research and interviews with participants to bring colour, detail and a fresh perspective to the story.Written by the leading lights and most outstanding communicators in their fields, the Ladybird Expert books provide clear, accessible and authoritative introductions to subjects drawn from science, history and culture.For an adult readership, the Ladybird Expert series is produced in the same iconic small hardback format pioneered by the original Ladybirds. Each beautifully illustrated book features the first new illustrations produced in the original Ladybird style for nearly forty years.
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              ISBN 9780718186524
              Released NZ 26 Dec 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Studies in Modern History
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              Royal Air Force: The Official Story
                

              Royal Air Force: The Official Story (Hardback)

              By Holland, James

              • RRP: $80.99
              • $68.84
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              • Pub Date
                4 Jun 20

              The most up-to-date official history of the Royal Air Force.

              ISBN 9781787394230
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2020
              Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 4 Jun 2020
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              US Air Force Bases in the UK
               

              US Air Force Bases in the UK (Paperback)

              By Bingley, Paul; Foreword by Holland, James

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              A revealing, well illustrated look American airbases in Britain in the post-war era.

              ISBN 9781445679655
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2018
              Publisher Amberley Publishing
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