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1 Perrett, Bryan Gunboat!: Small Ship at War
Edison, NJ Castle Books 2003 0785816046 / 9780785816041 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Photos & Maps 
224 pp, light tan papercovered boards w/black lettering on the spine w/tan-brown-grey illustrated front & rear panels. Collection of thirteen episodes of gunboat action. They saw service across the world and events described include conflicts in China, the Crmea, the Mississippi, the Persian Gulf, East Africa and more. 
Price: 15.73 USD
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2 Perrett, Bryan Last Stand!: Famous Battles Against the Odds
New York, NY Arms & Armour Press 1991 0853689970 / 9780853689973 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Book Club Edition Photos & Illustrations 
224 pp, black boards w/gilt lettering, glossy blu-black-brown-red dj w/wraparound color illustration w/black title block w/wht lettering on front & spine. Collecton of fifteen stories of 'last stand' where the soldier fights on when heavily outnumbered, unable to employ common strategies and facing probable death. Some of the stories are: Old Guard at Waterloo 1815, The Alamo 1836, Camerone 1863, The Little Big Horn 1876, Isandhlwana and Rorke's Drift 1879, Nery d1914, Flesquiers 1917, Bois des Buttes 1918, Wake Atoll 1941, Outpost 'Snipe' 1942, Sidi Nsir 1943, Betio and Tarawa 19143, The Admin Box Burma 1944, Arnhem 1944 and The Imjin 1941. prev owner wrote on half title page. 
Price: 11.01 USD
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