Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -

            True Stories: War / Combat / Elite Forces

            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 1.34K jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
            In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin

            In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin (Hardback)

            By Hilsum, Lindsey

            • RRP: $55.00
            • ONLY $42.90
            • Save $12.10

            `It has always seemed to me that what I write is about humanity in extremis, pushed to the unendurable, and that it is important to tell people what really happens in wars.' Marie Colvin, 2001Marie Colvin was glamorous, hard-drinking, braver than the boys, with a troubled and rac ...

            ISBN 9781784740931
            Published 19 November 2018 by Vintage
            Interest Age 16+ years
            This title is currently reprinting with a due date: 14 Feb 2019
            View details for this title
            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss'
              

            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss' (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tripp, Dick

            • RRP: $24.99
            • ONLY $23.74
            • Save $1.25

            Be inspired by the courage of this hard-working Southland farmer who led the First Commando Fiji Guerrillas in World War II. Charlie Tripp, aka The Boss, bought Nithdale Station near Gore in 1924 and developed it into a stunning family legacy. Nithdale Genetics is now among the b ...

            ISBN 9780473462291
            Published 19 December 2018 by WILD SIDE PUBLISHING
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 7-15 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            I Spy: My Life in MI5
             

            I Spy: My Life in MI5 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Marcus, Tom

            • RRP: $34.99
            • ONLY $31.49
            • Save $3.50

            The explosive true story of life in MI5 from the number one bestselling author of Soldier Spy, Tom Marcus

            ISBN 9781509864102
            Release Date 28 May 2019 by Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
            Pre-order title (not yet released/available) and will ship once released.
            View details for this title
            The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan
             

            The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hastings, Michael

            • RRP: $39.99
            • ONLY $31.19
            • Save $8.80

            Six rollercoaster weeks that brought down America's top General by the Rolling Stone journalist who broke the story

            ISBN 9780857820426
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781409144878
            Published 13 December 2011 by Orion Publishing
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Usually ships 7-14 working days – This title is showing as available from publisher
            View details for this title
            Fighter Heroes of WWI: The Untold Story of the Brave and Daring Pioneer Airmen of the Great War
              

            Fighter Heroes of WWI: The Untold Story of the Brave and Daring Pioneer Airmen of the Great War (Paperback, edition)

            By Levine, Joshua

            • RRP: $24.99
            • ONLY $20.99
            • Save $4.00

            The untold story of the first heroes of the air

            ISBN 9780007274949
            Published 7 July 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
            View details for this title
            Code Name: Lise: The True Story of Odette Sansom, WW2's Most Highly Decorated Spy
              

            Code Name: Lise: The True Story of Odette Sansom, WW2's Most Highly Decorated Spy (Hardback)

            By Loftis, Larry

            • OUR PRICE $61.50

            1942. Odette Sansom decides to follow in her war hero father's footsteps by becoming an SOE agent to aid Britain and her beloved homeland, France. Five failed attempts and one plane crash later, she lands in occupied France to begin her mission. This is portrait of true courage, ...

            ISBN 9781912624546
            Release Date 9 May 2019 by Mirror Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 9 May 2019.
            View details for this title
            Secret Pigeon Service: Operation Columba, Resistance and the Struggle to Liberate Europe

            Secret Pigeon Service: Operation Columba, Resistance and the Struggle to Liberate Europe (Paperback)

            By Corera, Gordon

            • RRP: $26.99
            • ONLY $20.24
            • Save $6.75

            Gordon Corera uses declassified documents and extensive original research to tell the story of MI14(d) and the Secret Pigeon Service for the first time. `This is an amazing story' Simon Mayo, BBC Radio 2

            ISBN 9780008220341
            Published 18 February 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 7-15 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            Inside Seal Team Six: My Life and Missions with America's Elite Warriors
             

            Inside Seal Team Six: My Life and Missions with America's Elite Warriors (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mann, Don; Contributions by Pezzullo, Ralph

            • RRP: $36.99
            • ONLY $28.85
            • Save $8.14

            Includes excerpt from: Hunt the wolf: a SEAL Team Six novel by Don Mann and Ralph Pezzullo.

            ISBN 9780316204309
            Published 26 June 2012 by Little, Brown
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series SEAL Team Six
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
            View details for this title
            A Long Way Gone: The True Story of a Child Soldier

            A Long Way Gone: The True Story of a Child Soldier (Paperback)

            By Beah, Ishmael

            • RRP: $26.99
            • ONLY $20.24
            • Save $6.75

            The first-person account of a 26-year-old who fought in the war in Sierra Leone as a 12-year-old boy.

            ISBN 9780007247097
            Published 1 January 2008 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 7-15 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            Out of Captivity: Surviving 1967 Days in the Colombian Jungle
             

            Out of Captivity: Surviving 1967 Days in the Colombian Jungle (Paperback)

            By Gonsalves, Marc; Howes, Tom; Stansell, Keith; Brozek, Gary

            • RRP: $29.99
            • ONLY $22.49
            • Save $7.50

            On February 13, 2003, a plane carrying three American military contractors - Marc Gonsalves, Tom Howes, and Keith Stansell - crashed in the mountainous jungle of Colombia. This work presents their tale of survival, friendship, and rescue, revealing the details of their crash, wha ...

            ISBN 9780061769535
            Published 9 April 2010 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
            View details for this title
            Total 1.34K jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›