10 woodfield books

Every book published by Woodfield, presented in alphabetical order

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WW2 memoir

2297 - A POW's Story

by John Lawrence


A former POW tells of his five long years as a captive in Eastern Europe in WW2
 
ISBN 1-873203-11-X
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RAF history

60 Aviation Experiences

edited by Jack Burgess
80+ years of aviation recalled by members of the Aircrew Association
ISBN 1-84683-028-1
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RAF and aviation history

60 More Aviation Experiences

by Jack Burgess et al
Another collection of true stories by members of the Aircrew Association
ISBN 1-84683-097-4
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RAF history

619 : The History of a Forgotten Squadron

by Bryan Clark


The rediscovered history of a WW2 bomber squadron
ISBN 1-903953-51-0
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memoir - Africa

A Beat Around the Bush

by Alastair Tompkins
Experiences of a British officer in the Kenya Police during the 1950s and 60s
 
ISBN 1-873203-94-2
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RAF memoir

A Bird Over Berlin

by Tony Bird DFC


Experiences of a 61 Squadron Lancaster pilot who later became a POW at Stalag Luft III 
ISBN 1-873203-74-8
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Military history

A Bootneck's Footsteps

by Mike Pinnock 
The author sets off on a nostalgic journey to retrace his father's movements with the Royal Marines 1921-45
ISBN 1-84683-043-5
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World War II memoir

A Boy from Soho

by Frank Gianotti
A London boy's wartime experiences at home and abroad, in the London Blitz and in Italy with the RASC
ISBN 1-903953-86-3
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memoir

A Copper in Calabar

by Harry Brun
Experiences of a Student Soldier and Policeman in South and West Africa 1920s-1950s
ISBN 1-84683-128-8
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naval memoir

A Corkhead's Chronicle

by David J. Lott
Experiences of a Royal Navy Clearance Diver 1955-76
ISBN 1-84683-001-X
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Family history

A Cornucopia of Packs

by Jeffrey Pack
An illustrated history of the Pack family and their connection with the Kent village of Egerton over several centuries
ISBN 1-84683-104-0
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military memoir

A Diver in the Dark

by Sydney Knowles BEM
Memoir of a WW2 Royal Navy Clearance Diver and diving partner of Commander Lionel 'Buster' Crabb
ISBN 1-84683-082-6
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A Diver's Escapades

by Glennys E Forrester-Brown
The early life and wartime experiences of Joe Forrester – a lad from the Potteries who served in the Royal Navy as a diver during World War II
ISBN 1-84683-127-X
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memoir

A Flock of Female Friends

by John McGregor, BA 
A fond look back at the weird, wild and wonderful women friends in the author's past
ISBN 1-84683-151-2
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RAF History

A History of RAF Waddington 1916-1945

by Raymond Leach


A detailed history of this important RAF base in Lincolnshire spanning two world wars
 
ISBN 1-903953-44-8
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RAF history

A History of The King's / Queen's Flight

Sowerby & Frost (eds)


Chronicle of the elite RAF unit responsible for the air transport of the Royal Family from 1936-1995
ISBN 1-903953-32-4
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WW2 memoir

A Journey from Blandford

by B.A. Jones


Wartime adventures of a motorcycle dispatch rider and truck driver 1939-46

ISBN 1-873203-28-4
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biography - the arts

A Lass Unparalleled

by Keith Connelly
A celebration of the life and work of highly-respected British stage and screen actress Susan Fleetwood
 
ISBN 1-873203-92-6
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biography / social history

A Little School on the Downs

by Mary Bowmaker


How Victorian teacher Harriet Finlay Johnson made a tiny Sussex school world famous
ISBN 1-903953-30-8
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A Long Way from Home

by Alastair Tompkins
The experiences of a small boy evacuated from Sussex to Yorkshire in 1939
NEW
ISBN 1-84683-159-9
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A Man Alone

by Peter Court
The experiences of Sgt Robert T. (Bob) Robinson who faced insubordination from his platoon in the 14th ‘Forgotten’ Army in India & Burma during World War II
ISBN 1-84683-142-3
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RAF memoir

A Member of the RAF of Indeterminate Race

by Cy Grant
The wartime experiences of a West Indian officer in the RAF
ISBN 1-84683-018-4
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World War II memoir

A Passage to Peshawar

by Bill Precey


Misadventures of a young officer in the Indian Army during WW2
ISBN 1-903953-28-6
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Poetry/humour

A Pilot's Notes

by Ian Rae


Poems of a World War 2 Royal Air Force Flying Instructor
ISBN 1-84683-118-0
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A Pilot's Perspective

by Cedric Flood


A former airline captain's reflections on a lifetime of commercial and private flying 1950-2012
ISBN 1-84683-130-X
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aviation memoir

A Pilot's Way

by Mike Holmes
A veteran RAF and civil airline pilot looks back on 55 years of military, commercial and private flying
ISBN 1-84683-083-4
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Local history

A Portrait of Slindon

by Josephine Duggan Rees


Enjoyable history of this West Sussex village from ancient times to the present
ISBN 1-873203-57-8
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RAF memoir

A Shilling's Worth of Promises

by Fred Hitchcock

Escapades of an RAF airman in the UK and Egypt in WW2
ISBN 1-873203-32-2
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A Stone's Throw Away

by Nick Horobin & Jackie Newman
Inspiring true story of a paramedic's long road to recovery after an attack on his ambulance left him with life-changing injuries
ISBN 1-84683-088-5
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military memoir

A Virgin Airman

by Jack Docherty
An illustrated memoir of RAF Seletar in Singapore during the 1950s and of a nostalgic return trip in 2009
 
ISBN 1-84683-087-7
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RAF memoir

A Virginian in Best Blue

by Parke F Smith


An American pilot's experiences in the RAF 1942-46
ISBN 1-903953-61-8
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RAF memoir

A WAAF at War

by Diana Lindo


A former WAAF recalls her eventful wartime years
 
ISBN 1-873203-04-7
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WW2 memoir

A Waggoner's War

by Fergus Fulton


A Motor Transport Driver’s Experiences in North Africa and Italy with the Royal Army Service Corps 1942-45
ISBN 1-84683-116-4
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WW2 memoir

Achtung Minen! Guernsey

by Henry Beckingham
The history of the German minefields on Guernsey 1940-45, told by the man in charge of removing them
ISBN 1-903953-87-1
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Aviation memoir

Adventures of a Flying Dutchman

by Rudolf J Idzerda
Autobiography of a WW2 pilot in the Netherlands Naval Air Service who went on to become a Rear Admiral and later a Director of the World Wildlife Fund
 
ISBN 1-84683-014-1
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RAF memoir

Adventures of a Trenchard Brat

by Ken Bartrop
A former Royal Air Force Apprentice’s experiences before, during and after World War II
ISBN 1-84683-129-6
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RAF memoir

Adventures on the Infinite Highway

by Peter Rivington


The airborne experiences of an RAF and airline pilot 1938-62
 
ISBN 1-903953-56-1
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Aviation history

Air Navigation from Balloons to Concorde

Walter Blanchard (ed)
A definitive history of air navigation ~ from its primitive beginnings to satellite technology
 
ISBN 1-903953-90-1
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military history WW2 / pets

Airborne Animals and Cockpit Companions

by Colin Pateman
An illustrated account of the various animals kept as pets and mascots by wartime airmen
 
ISBN 1-84683-126-1
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aviation memoir

Aircraft Engineer

by Brian W.A. Johnson


Reflections on a 50-year career in aviation with the RAF and commercial airlines 1947-1997
ISBN 1-84683-115-6
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RAF memoir WW2

Algiers to Anzio with 72 & 111 Squadrons

by Greggs Farish and Mike McCaul


The diaries and letters of a Spitfire squadron Engineer Officer in Africa and Italy during WW2
ISBN 1-873203-68-3
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An Ayrshire Shipbuilder

by Dougal McIntyre
Portrait of John McIntyre, a 19th/20th century Scottish shipbuilder
ISBN 1-84683-009-5
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RAF memoirs

An Erk's-Eye View

by Ted Mawdsley


Recalling the invaluable work of RAF Bomber Command groundcrew in WW2
ISBN 1-903953-38-3
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RAF memoir 1950s

An Ordinary Life

by Brian White
The life and times of an RAF family at Seletar in Singapore and elsewhere in the 1950s
ISBN 1-84683-016-8
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Maritime memoir

Apprentice to the Red Ensign

by Mike Holmes
A Merchant Seaman's experiences in the the late 1940s with the Ellerman & Bucknell line
ISBN 1-903953-85-5
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Army history

Armoured Farmer - A Tankie's Tales

by Malcolm Cleverley
Amusing recollections of a tankie with 3rd Royal Tank Regiment (3RTR) during the Cold War years
ISBN 1-84683-029-X
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military biography WW2

Arnhem Pilot

by Christopher Ian McArthur
The wartime exploits of Flight Lieutenant Fred Mortimore, 570 Squadron RAF
ISBN 1-84683-135-0
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Fiction/humour

Around the World in 80 Beds

by Gerhard Heilig
A light-hearted international oddysey between the sheets
 
ISBN 1-903953-82-0
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RAF/aviation memoir

Around the World in 80 Delays

by Richard Ling
A former armaments expert looks back on his varied career as an international salesman in the arms, aviation and petrochemical industries 1975-2010
NEW
ISBN 978-1-84683-185-0
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RAF memoir

As We Were

Beryl R Williams (ed.)


Former members of the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force recall their experiences in World War Two
ISBN 1-903953-76-6
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humour

Aunt Alice's War

by Douglas Walker


Alice's misguided efforts to protect the Lancashire seaside town of St Annes from enemy subterfuge during WW2 will have readers in stitches
ISBN 1-84683-141-6
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USAF history

Baggy Pants & Warm Beer

by Peter Outridge
An illustrated account of the eventful six-months in 1944 when 504 Parachute Infantry Regiment of the US 82nd Airborne Division was stationed in Leicestershire
ISBN 1-84683-041-9
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Verse / Song Lyrics

Bawdy Ballads & Dirty Ditties of the Wartime RAF

Harold Bennett (ed)

An unashamedly politically incorrect celebration of the ribald humour of RAF airmen during the Second World War
ISBN 1-873203-69-1
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RAF/aviation memoir

Beaufighters BOAC & Me

by Sam Wright


Experiences of a 254 Squadron Beaufighter navigator during WW2 and postwar with BOAC
ISBN 1-873203-86-1
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family history

Before the Rainbow

by Joan Blackburn
The Story of Charles & Alice ~ an Edwardian married couple 1901-1941
NEW
ISBN 9-781-84683-173-7
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military history

Bentwaters & Woodbridge

by Graham Haynes
An illustrated history of the 40-year tenure of the twin air bases in East Anglia by the US Air Force
Update
ISBN 1-84683-032-X
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WW2 memoir

Blitz Boy

by Robert Trevor
A London boy's experiences in the Blitz and as an evacuee in rural Berkshire and Liverpool during World War Two
ISBN 1-84683-099-0
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RAF fiction

Bluebelles on Parade

by Robert C Bertie
The battle of the sexes comes to a postwar RAF station when the ladies take on the men in a parade ground drill competition
ISBN 1-84683-017-6
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autobiography / humour

Bobbin' Along

by Hazel Carr
Amy's life is going swimmingly when tragedy strikes and she starts to sink...
ISBN 1-84683-045-8
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Autobiography - family life

Boys & Other Animals

by Josephine Duggan Rees

Amusing portrait of family life in rural England in the 1950s, 60s and 70s
ISBN 1-903953-27-8
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RAF biography

Brief Sweet Life

by Glen Rose


The wartime exploits of a 50 Squadron Lancaster crew
ISBN 1-903953-79-0
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RAF/aviation memoir

Bull, Bombs & Britannias

by Richard Ling
A former Britannia loadmaster and bomb disposal expert looks back on his  varied career with the RAF 1961-75
NEW
ISBN 978-1-84683-182-9
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WW2 memoir

But Where Were the Bluebirds?

by Patricia Bending
Evocative childhood recollections of London in the 1940s ~ during World War II and its aftermath
ISBN 1-84683-091-5
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Local history/memoir

Bygone Bognor Regis & Chichester

by Sylvia Olliver


A portrait of life in these neighbouring West Sussex towns from the 1930s to 60s
ISBN 1-903953-49-9
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Memoir

Capital City Paramedic

by John Kinsley

Experiences of a London Ambulanceman 1975-82
ISBN 1-903953-22-7
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RAF biography

Carried on the Wind

by Sean Feast


The wartime exploits of a Special Duties Operator with 101 Squadron
ISBN 1-903953-45-6
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RAF humour

Carry On Corporal

by Edward Cartner 
Amusing exploration of the perpetual power struggle between military officers and NCOs
 
ISBN 1-84683-065-6
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History

Caversham Park and its People BC to BBC

by Mike Read
The remarkable history of a Berkshire stately home and its many occupants during 1000+ years of British history
NEW
ISBN 1-84683-165-2
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Historic Fiction

Children of the Wave

by John Godwin


An engaging historical novel set in 18th century Bristol at the time of the anti-slavery movement
ISBN 1-84683-090-7
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RAF humour

Chips for Breakfast

by Terry O'Reilly


Humorous account of the culture shock experienced by new recruits during induction and basic training in the Royal Air Force of the 1950s
ISBN 1-903953-67-7
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RAF memoir

Chocks & Driptrays

by Stanley Newton
Experiences of an RAF Flight Mechanic in the UK, India and Pakistan 1946-56
ISBN 1-84683-120-2
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RAF biography

Chocks Away!

by Wing Commander John Leighton Beck DFC*
The memoirs and letters of  a WW2 bomber pilot with 214 and 159 Squadrons
ISBN 1-84683-038-9
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RAF/aviation memoir

Circuits and Bumps

by Gerhard Heilig
An aviator's progress from bombers to airliners with the RAF and commercial airlines 1944-65
ISBN 1-903953-66-9
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RAF memoir

Circuses, Beats and Blenheims

by Gordon Shackleton
Memoirs of a World War II Blenheim pilot who flew with 114 Squadron RAF
ISBN 1-903953-98-7
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Wartime memoir

Cirla's Story

by Cirla Lewis


A young Jewish girl's traumatic experiences in occupied Belgium during WW2
ISBN 1-84683-051-6
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aviation memoir

Climb to and Maintain

by Eric Woods
A navigator's experiences with BOAC in the postwar years
ISBN 1-84683-024-9
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RAF memoir

Coastal Command Pilot

by Ted Rayner


WW2 experiences of a Hudson pilot with 269 Squadron in Norway, Iceland and Greenand
ISBN 1-873203-29-2
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World War II memoir

Corduroy Days

by Josephine Duggan Rees

A land girl's experiences in the Women's Land Army during World War 2
ISBN 1-873203-48-9
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RAF / WW2 memoir

Corkscrew to Safety

by Thomas G Quinlan
A Lancaster tail-gunner’s tour with 103 Squadron RAF 1944/5
ISBN 1-84683-123-7
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RAF History

Crash Boats of Gorleston

by Tony Overill
The WW2 exploits of of No.24 Air Sea Rescue Unit of the RAF Marine Branch
ISBN 1-903953-84-7
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poetry / humour

Crazy Football Rhymes

by Darryl Ashton
Poems inspired by 'the beautiful game' from Blackpool's favourite comedian/poet
NEW
ISBN 978-184683-186-7
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Maritime fiction

Crossing the Line

by David North


An impecunious ex-Army officer is tempted into the murky waters of Cross-Channel smuggling
ISBN 1-903953-68-5
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Personal memoir

Dancing Through the Void

by Jacquie Clarke


Reassurance and sound advice for the recently bereaved
 
ISBN 1-903953-95-2
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Dancing with Dyspraxia

by Hazel Carr 


A practical guide for Parents and Teachers of children with Dyspraxia 
ISBN 1-84683-052-4
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autobiography / humour

Deep Fried Steak, Vodka & Chai

by Richard Barr
A sailor-turned-entrepreneur’s experiences afloat and ashore in the UK and former Soviet Union
ISBN 1-84683-136-9
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RAF memoir

Desert War Diary: 213 Squadron

by John Walton


A former armourer recalls life on a Hurricane squadron in North Africa and Cyprus in WW2
ISBN 1-873203-59-4
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RAF history

Desert Wheels

by Bryan Blow
A pictorial history of No.51 (RAF) MT Company/Squadron of the Middle East Air Force (MEAF) 1942-56
ISBN 1-84683-030-3
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RAF humour

Drop and Give Me Twenty!

by Rob Novak
Mischievous Memoirs of the RAF in the 1980s
ISBN 1-84683-022-2
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Fiction/humour

Earnest Revisited

by Christopher Nassaar
Oscar Wilde's play is given a novel make-over in this clever reworking of the original play into prose
ISBN 1-903953-96-0
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fiction

Edwin's Exploits

by Richard Biddlecombe
Edwin's exploits include a career in television and involvement with a controversial church which picks a wife for him...

NEW
ISBN 978-1-84683-179-9
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RAF humour

Erks On Parade

by Graham Wise
A humorous look at the life of an ordinary RAF Airman in the 1950s
ISBN 1-84683-063-X
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World War II memoir

Espionage Behind the Wire

by Howard Greville


The secret history of intelligence gathering by Allied prisoners of war during World War II
ISBN 1-903953-33-2
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RAF memoir

Fairy Tales of an S.A.C.

by John McGregor


A young airman’s experiences at RAF Thorney Island (and other exotic places) 1967-72
ISBN 1-84683-109-1
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fiction/RAF

Fightigator

by John Forbes


An F4 Phantom crew from RAF Leuchars face a dangerous adversary in this inventive Cold War action/spy thriller
ISBN 1-84683-042-7
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RAF fiction

Flagship March

by Robert C Bertie
The battle of the sexes continues at RAF March in this entertaining sequel to Bluebelles on Parade
ISBN 1-84683-027-3
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RAF biography

Fly High - Fly Low

by Eric Morgan


The three remarkable aviation careers of Leslie R Colquhoun DFC, GM, DFM - WW2  Reconnaissance Pilot; Supermarine Test Pilot and Vickers Hovercraft Pioneer
ISBN 1-903953-55-3
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Biography/World War II history

Flying Boats, Fathers & Fate

by Trevor Richter
A tale of two RAF pilots in the Far East during World War IIand the remarkable coincidence that connected them
NEW
ISBN 978-1-84683-168-3
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Aviation memoir

Flying the Waves

by Richard Pike

Experiences of an air-sea rescue helicopter pilot around the Scottish coast in the 1980s/90s
 
ISBN 1-903953-10-3
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Autobiography / Local History

Flying Upside Down

by Richard G. Walker
Memories of childhood / adolescence during and after WW2 in Stopsley, Bedfordshire and subsequent RAF National Service
NEW
ISBN 9781-84683-169-0
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historical fiction

For Freedom and Honour

by James R.S. Black
A historical novel set in World War Two following the fortunes of an RAF Spitfire pilot from Perthshire in Scotland
ISBN 1-84683-096-6
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RAF memoir

From 1 to 1000 Horsepower

by Fergus Davidson


Experiences of a Scottish WW2 fighter pilot with 534, 91 and 229 Squadrons of the RAF
ISBN 1-903953-52-9
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RAF History

From Blue to Grey

Recollections of former members of 54 Entry, Royal Air Force College, Cranwell (1949-51)

ISBN 1-903953-72-3
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RAF memoir

From Fiji to Balkan Skies

by Dennis McCaig


The WW2 experiences of a 249 Squadron Spitfire/Mustang pilot 1943/4
ISBN 1-873203-47-0
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Military memoir

From Horses to Chieftains

by Richard Napier


From boy soldier to battle-hardened veteran with the 8th Hussars 1935-1959
ISBN 1-873203-17-9
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autobiography / football

From Liverpool to Istanbul

by Michael Bailey 


Two Liverpool FC fans, a father and son, travel to Istanbul in 2005 for an unforgettable experience
ISBN 1-84683-045-1
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RAF History

From Port T to RAF Gan

by Peter Doling


Colourful history of the remote military base at Addu Atoll in the Maldive Islands 1941-76
ISBN 1-873203-89-6
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From the Ground Up

by Alf Commons
Memoirs of a postwar RAF Technician (1946-69)
ISBN 1-84683-015-X
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From Waafs to Riches

by Robert C Bertie
The final instalment in the popular Bill Barrett / Bluebelles series    
NEW
ISBN 978- 1-84683-161-4
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Autobiography / WW2

From Ypres to Georgetown

by Bob Simmons (with Sheryl Sinclair)
An Englishman’s adventures in Europe & the Far East during World War II& postwar career in Television
NEW
ISBN 978-1-84683-171-3
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RAF memoir

Get Some In

by Mervyn Base


The hair-raising adventures of a wartime bomb-disposal expert
ISBN 1-873203-42-X
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memoir

Going Nowhere

by Tom Eadie


A young man's experiences at home and abroad with the Royal Artillery in Malaya 1946-57
ISBN 1-84683-114-8
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World War II memoir

Gone, But Not Forgotten

by Stanley Blackmore
Nostalgic recollections of a wartime schoolboy in rural Leicestershire that will strike a chord with all who grew up during WW2
ISBN 1-903953-64-2
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Biography/aviation history

Goodhart : The Story of an Exceptional Man

by Richard Harris & Barrie Williams


A biography of Rear Admiral Nicholas Goodhart, CB, Legion of Merit, FRAeS, RN (1919–2011)
ISBN 1-84683-146-6
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Grain, Planes & Coffee Machines

by Graham Wise
A Memoir - 1937-2000 One man’s journey from a small Kentish island to Mars & beyond (via the Royal Air Force)
NEW
ISBN 9781-84683-181-2
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civilian memoir

Granddad's Rainbow

by Joan Blackburn
A nostalgic memoir following the fortunes of a working-class family from Southern England during the 1940s and 50s
ISBN 1-84683-093-1
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RAF biography

Gunnery Leader

by Tom Williams
The WW2 achievements of Wing Cdr Ken Bastin DFC
ISBN 1-84683-040-0
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Biography/history

Gyorgy

by Gyorgy Nadasdy & Julia Pinner


Experiences of a teenage Freedom Fighter in the 1956 Hungarian Uprising & the years in exile that followed

NEW
ISBN 978-184683-172-0
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Halton Drums

compiled by Keith Youldon
The History of the RAF Halton Aircraft Apprentice Pipe Band
ISBN 1-84683-060-5
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Handcart to Hanlon

by Brian Janman


A history of the West Sussex Ambulance Services 1895-1995 in words and photographs
NEW
ISBN 1-84683-158-X
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World War II memoir

Harry: An Evacuee's Story

by Harry Collins
The experiences of an 11-year-old wartime evacuee from Lancashire who spent 4 years in Canada
ISBN 1-903953-02-2
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ghost stories

Haunted Inns of the Chilterns & Thames Valley

by Roger Long


A humorous look at pubs and the paranormal in the heart of old England
ISBN 1-873203-23-3
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Have You Any Wool?

by Eileen Sullivan
The life and times of a Hampshire sheep farmer and his family ~ 1930s to present
NEW
ISBN 1-84683-150-4
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Army memoir

Hotspots in the Falklands (and Elsewhere)

by Major Philip Thompson MBE 
A British Soldier's experiences 1965-2003 include Aden, MalayaNorthern Ireland and the Falklands War
ISBN 1-84683-069-9
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Autobiography / WW2 RAF

How I Became a Pathfinder Navigator

by Peter D Saville
My aircrew training and subsequent activities with No.35 Squadron RAF during and after World War II
NEW
ISBN 9781-84683-167-6
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WW2 RAF memoir

How I Got My Knees Brown

by Rupert C Extence
The Overseas Experiences of an Erk (RAF Serviceman) from Devonshire during World War Two
ISBN 1-84683-134-2
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RAF History

Hunt Like a Tiger

by Tom Docherty


Illustrated history of 230 Squadron and its Sunderland flying boats 1939-45
ISBN 1-903953-37-5
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I Flew for Savimbi

by Simon Van Garderen
A South African bush pilot recalls his 25-year association with Angola UNITA terrorist leader Dr Jonas Savimbi
ISBN 1-84683-034-6
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RAF humour

I Have Control!

by Edward Cartner
A junior officer's attempts to gain the respect of his subordinates and superiors never go according to plan
 
ISBN 1-873203-51-9
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WW2 memoir

I Married a Princess

by Thomas Soars
The heart-warming tale of an English RNVR officer who met and married a Persian princess during World War II and brought her home to a distinctly unglamorous life in England.
ISBN 1-84683-064-8
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Memoir / London in WW2

I Want To Go Home

by Catherine Jacobs
Childhood memories of family life in East London before and during the Second World War
ISBN 1-84683-125-3
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History / Religion

Impress of Eternity

by Paul McNamee


A personal investigation into the authenticity of Turin shroud
ISBN 1-873203-55-1
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RAF memoir

In Defence of the Realm

by Peter Voyse


An erk-some account of the author's RAF National Service from 1954-56
ISBN 1-903953-35-9
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RAF memoir

In The Nick of Time

by Nick Berryman


The experiences of an RAF pilot with 276 (Air Sea Rescue) Squadron in WW2
ISBN 1-903953-12-X
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fiction / romance

In the Wake of War

by Jutta Tyler


An inspiring tale of love and friendship after the horrors of war
ISBN 1-903953-48-0
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Ink in the Blood

by Barrie Williams
The former editor of three major regional newspapers looks back over his 44 years in the  news industry
ISBN 1-84683-039-7
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military/civilian memoir

Inside and Out

by Robert Cosh
Entertaining memoir featuring the author's experiences in the wartime Royal Navy (1939-46) and postwar in HM Prison Service (1946-81)
ISBN 1-903953-91-X
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Naval history

Intercepted at Sea

by Leslie Howson
& John Nixon
An investigation into the human cost of insecure Royal Navy communications during two World Wars
 
ISBN 1-84683-020-6
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humorous memoir

It Was Bill's Fault

by Alf Sharpling
The comical misadventures of two would-be sea anglers in Essex, Cornwall and Wales
ISBN 1-84683-117-2
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fiction

Joe

by Jutta Tyler


A tale of intrigue in Poland at the time of Solidarnosc
ISBN 1-903953-19-7
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military history

Jumping Beans

by Edward Cartner
Recollections of an ‘oddball’ Royal Air Force Unit contributed by former staff members of No.1 Parachute Training School (PTS)
ISBN 1-84683-132-4
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Civilian memoir

Just a Butcher's Boy

by Christopher Bolton
This nostalgic look at small-town life in the UK during the 1950s will delight all those old enough to remember the era depicted
ISBN 1-873203-54-3
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Just a Survivor

by Phil Potts


The WW2 experiences of a 103 Squadron Lancaster navigator who later became a POW at Stalag Luft 7
ISBN 1-873203-44-6
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Just Being Frank

by Frank Rixon BEM
Autobiography of a Berkshire Lad who served in Malta with the Royal West Kent Regiment during WW2
NEW
ISBN 1-84683-160-1
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Civilian/medical memoir

Just Visiting

by Molly Corbally
Charming and warm-hearted evocation of the life and work of a rural District Health Visitor in the postwar years
ISBN 1-903953-06-5
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Military memoir

Kaladan Mortars

by Michael Clarke


Experiences of an officer with a mortar battery in Burma during WW2
ISBN 1-873203-27-6
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local history

Keep the Home Fires Burning

by John Burrell and Kevin Stock 
An illustrated social and military diary of events in the Sherburn area of County Durham 1914-1918
ISBN 1-84683-059-1
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RAF memoir

Lambs in Blue

by Rebecca Barnett


The adventures of three Tyneside lasses who joined the WAAF and were posted to Ceylon in WW2
ISBN 1-873203-37-3
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RAF biography

Lance On High

by Humphrey Wynn


The wartime exploits of Wing Commander Lance C Wade DSO DFC ~ a Texan Spitfire pilot in the RAF
ISBN 1-84683-084-2
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Landmarks in Aviation History

by Barry Smart 
An illustrated history of aviation and an international guide to aviation monuments all in one
ISBN 1-84683-036-2
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travel

Letters from a Kashmir Memsahib

by Margaret Cloughley 
An evocative series of letters describing the author's experiences during a two-year stay in this remote Himalayan province
ISBN 1-84683-061-3
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military memoir

Letters Home

By Edmund Hodges
A skilled artist on National Service in Egypt and Cyprus 1955/56 illustrates his letters with paintings and sketches
ISBN 1-84683-072-9
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Civilian memoir

Liverpool Tales

by John Williams
A diverse collection of entertaining stories from a gifted Liverpudlian raconteur
 
ISBN 1-903953-74-X
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memoir/biography

Lives In Colour

by George Major
A family saga tracing the author's forebears in colonial Africa and his own colourful career as a housepainter
ISBN 1-84683-079-6
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memoir

Lollipops of Dust

by Susan Read-Lobo


Memories of an Colonial Childhood in the Bechuanaland Protectorate (now Botswana) 1955-66
ISBN 1-84683-110-5
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Long Nights and Long Knives

by Alastair Tompkins
A novel set in Kenya at the time of the 1952 Mau Mau insurgency     
NEW
ISBN 1-84683-156-3
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RAF memoir

Looking Backwards Over Burma

by Dennis Spencer DFC
A former Beaufighter navigator with 211 Squadron RAF recalls his full tour of duty on ops over Burma and Thailand in 1944/5
ISBN 1-84683-073-7
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RAF memoir 1960-2010

Looking Up at the Sky by C.B. 'Sid' Adcock

by Group Captain C.B. 'Sid' Adcock
A former Hastings and VC10 pilot looks back on a 50-year career in the Royal Air Force 1960–2010
NEW
ISBN 978-1-84683-184-3
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Lost In Training

by Harry Green 
By charting the final hours of a single Lancaster and its crew, this book pays tribute to the thousands of young RAF airmen killed during aircrew training in World War II
ISBN 1-84683-066-4
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RAF in WW2

Love is in the Air

edited by Jeff Pack


The revealing wartime letters and memories of an RAF pilot and his WAAF officer fiancée
ISBN 1-84683-046-X
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WW2 memoirs

Malta Remembered

edited by Frank Rixon
A collection of stories about the George Cross Island of Malta contributed by military personnel who served there during World War 2
 
ISBN 1-903953-94-4
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RAF memoir

Memoirs of a Goldfish

by Jim Burtt-Smith


The WW2 exploits of a 115 Squadron Wellington pilot who was later a POW at Stalag Luft 8b Lamsdorf
ISBN 1-873203-77-2
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RAF memoir

Meteor Eject!

by Nick Carter


Former 257 Squadron RAF jet pilot recalls the Gloster Meteor, prototype ejector seats and much more...
ISBN 1-873203-65-9
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RAF memoir

Mike's Memoirs

by FW 'Mike' Hunt


Experiences of an airman with 615 Squadron 1934-46
ISBN 1-903953-57-X
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Fiction/humour

Milk and Honey

by Paul Stanton
A pet donkey proves more of a challenge than its owner bargained for in this warm-hearted tale of family life that will amuse all pet-owners...
 
ISBN 1-84683-003-6
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Military memoir

Moose's War

by Richard Pike


The wartime exploits of ‘Moose’ Fumerton ~ Canada’s highest-scoring night-fighter pilot of WW2
ISBN 1-84683-102-4
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Military humour

More Bloomin' Snowdrops!

by Stephen R Davies


Another light-hearted look at life in the RAF Police
ISBN 1-84683-103-2
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RAF memoir

More Tales of a Bomber Command WAAF

by Sylvia Pickering


Further recollections of a WAAF posted to 5 Group Headquarters, Moreton Hall
ISBN 1-903953-46-4
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RAF memoir

My 'Best Blue' Days

by Reg Chiddick


Enjoyable account of the author's RAF National Service in the 1950s
ISBN 1-903953-36-7
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My Life in Flying

by Steve Masters
A personal reflection on three decades as a military & commercial pilot with the RAF and British Airways 1980-2013
ISBN 1-84683-155-5
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military memoir / RAF 1960s

Naafi, Knickers and Nijmegen

by Joan Blackburn (formerly Ratcliff)


Adventures of a WRAF Airwoman 1959-63
ISBN 1-84683-071-0
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Autobiography / RAF 1970s

Naafi, Nijmegen & the Path to Norway

by Joan Blackburn
Further adventures of a WRAF Airwoman – 1971 and beyond…
NEW
ISBN 9-781-84683-170-6
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National Service Erk

by Ronald Swain
A conscripted airman’s experiences with 148 Squadron 1952-3
ISBN 1-84683-002-8
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RAF memoir

No Brylcreem, No Medals

by Jack Hambleton


The WW2 exploits of a RAF MT driver at home and abroad
ISBN 1-873203-46-2
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World War II poetry

No Poppies in the Jungle

by Kenneth Child
War Poems & Drawings depicting the Burma Campaign during World War 2
ISBN 1-903953-75-8
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RAF/aviation memoir

No Time on the Ground

by Ken Fitzroy
A former military, commercial and civilian pilot looks back on 50 years in the air