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Mortain 1944: Hitler's Normandy Panzer offensive

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Mortain 1944: Hitler's Normandy Panzer offensive

Steven J. Zaloga

History; European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

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Following the successful landings in Normandy on D-Day and consolidation during Operation Cobra, the Wehrmacht was ordered... [more]

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Waffen-SS: Hitler's Army at War

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Waffen-SS: Hitler's Army at War

Adrian Gilbert

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

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From an award-winning and bestselling historian, the first comprehensive military history in over fifty years of Hitler's... [more]

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Panzer Commander Hermann Balck: Germany's Master Tactician

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Panzer Commander Hermann Balck: Germany's Master Tactician

Stephen Robinson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

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A history of one of the world's greatest armoured warfare commanders. During World War II, Hermann Balck (1897-1982) commanded... [more]

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Long Shot: My Life As a Sniper in the Fight Against ISIS

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Long Shot: My Life As a Sniper in the Fight Against ISIS

Azad Cudi, Alex Perry

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

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The incredible inside story of a Kurdish sniper in the battle against ISIS [more]

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Roman Heavy Cavalry 1: Cataphractarii & Clibanarii, 1st Century BC-5th Century AD

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Roman Heavy Cavalry 1: Cataphractarii & Clibanarii, 1st Century BC-5th Century...

Raffaele D'Amato , Andrey Evgenevich Negin

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Military history; Land forces & warfare

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From the army of Marc Antony in the 1st century BC, Roman generals hired Oriental heavy armoured cavalry to serve in their... [more]

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Lonely Courage: The true story of the SOE heroines who fought to free Nazi-occupied France

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Lonely Courage: The true story of the SOE heroines who fought to free Nazi-occupied...

Rick Stroud

History; European history; Second World War; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

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A unique, moving narrative of the women who volunteered to be trained by SOE and dropped into Nazi-held France to support... [more]

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Finland at War: The Continuation and Lapland Wars 1941-45

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Finland at War: The Continuation and Lapland Wars 1941-45

Vesa Nenye, Peter Munter, Toni Wirtanen, Chris Birks

History; European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

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In the aftermath of the Winter War Finland found itself drawing ever closer to Nazi Germany and eventually took part in Operation... [more]

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Instrument of War: The German Army 1914-18

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Instrument of War: The German Army 1914-18

Dennis Showalter

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Land forces & warfare

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Drawing on research, this title presents a fresh perspective on the German Army during World War I. Exploring the internal... [more]

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SAS in Italy 1943-1945: Raiders in Enemy Territory

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SAS in Italy 1943-1945: Raiders in Enemy Territory

Malcolm Tudor

History; Second World War; Land forces & warfare; Special & elite forces

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The Special Air Service (SAS) is Britain's elite special force unit, with the famous `who dares wins' motto. This is the story... [more]

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The Russian Army in the Great Northern War 1700-21: Organization, Material, Training and Combat Experience, Uniforms

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The Russian Army in the Great Northern War 1700-21: Organization, Material,...

Boris Megorsky

History; European history; Military history; Land forces & warfare; Military life & institutions

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A detailed look at the Russian army during the Great Northern War utilising material previously unseen in the West. [more]

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Finland at War: The Winter War 1939-40

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Finland at War: The Winter War 1939-40

Vesa Nenye, Peter Munter, Toni Wirtanen, Chris Birks

History; European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

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When close to half a million Soviet troops poured into Finland in 1939 it was expected that Finnish defences would collapse... [more]

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Deng Xiaoping's Long War: The Military Conflict between China and Vietnam, 1979-1991

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Deng Xiaoping's Long War: The Military Conflict between China and Vietnam,...

Xiaoming Zhang

History; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Land forces & warfare

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The surprise Chinese invasion of Vietnam in 1979 shocked the international community. In this groundbreaking book, Xiaoming... [more]

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Soviet Paratrooper vs Mujahideen Fighter: Afghanistan 1979-89

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Soviet Paratrooper vs Mujahideen Fighter: Afghanistan 1979-89

David Campbell

History; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare; Military tactics

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In 1979 the Soviet Union moved from military `help' to active intervention in Afghanistan. Four-fifths of the Afghan National... [more]

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The Knights Templar at War 1120-1312

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The Knights Templar at War 1120-1312

Paul Hill

History; Crusades; Land forces & warfare

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In-depth assessment of the Knights Templar and their contribution to crusading warfare [more]

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Knights: Chivalry and Violence

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Knights: Chivalry and Violence

John Sadler, Rosie Serdiville

History; European history; Medieval history; Land forces & warfare

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A short introduction to the world of the medieval knight, from the years of training and the weapons he fought with, to the... [more]

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German Soldier vs Soviet Soldier: Stalingrad 1942-43

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German Soldier vs Soviet Soldier: Stalingrad 1942-43

Chris McNab

History; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

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By the end of the first week of November 1942, the German Sixth Army held about 90 per cent of Stalingrad. Yet the Soviets... [more]

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Dutch Armies of the 80 Years' War 1568-1648 2: Cavalry, Artillery & Engineers

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Dutch Armies of the 80 Years' War 1568-1648 2: Cavalry, Artillery & Engineers...

Bouko de Groot

History; European history; Military history; Land forces & warfare; Regiments

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Throughout the 16th Century, the Spanish had an aura of invincibility. They controlled a vast colonial empire that stretched... [more]

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Hitler's Soldiers: The German Army in the Third Reich

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Hitler's Soldiers: The German Army in the Third Reich

Ben H. Shepherd

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

A penetrating study of the German army s military campaigns, relations with the Nazi regime, and complicity in Nazi crimes... [more]

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Railway Guns of World War I

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Railway Guns of World War I

Marc Romanych, Greg Heuer

History; First World War; Land forces & warfare; Weapons & equipment

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World War I was the Golden Age of the railway gun. Even though at the start of the conflict none of the armies possessed any... [more]

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Armies of the Italian Wars of Unification 1848-70 1: Piedmont and the Two Sicilies

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Armies of the Italian Wars of Unification 1848-70 1: Piedmont and the Two...

Gabriele Esposito

History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Land forces & warfare

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In the 1840s, post-Napoleonic Italy was 'a geographical expression' - not a country, but a patchwork of states, divided between... [more]

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Strafbattalion: Hitler's Penal Battalions

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Strafbattalion: Hitler's Penal Battalions

Walter S. Zapotoczny, Jr.

History; Prisons; Land forces & warfare; Special & elite forces

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Hitler's penal battalions were designed to change attitudes of prisoners towards national policy while instilling a sense... [more]

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Panzers East and West: The German 10th Ss Panzer Division from the Eastern Front to Normandy

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Panzers East and West: The German 10th Ss Panzer Division from the Eastern...

Dieter Stenger

History; European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare; Tanks & military land vehicles

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Organized in 1943, the 10th SS Panzer Division participated in battles throughout the Eastern Front and France before surrendering... [more]

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Canadian Corps Soldier vs Royal Bavarian Soldier: Vimy Ridge to Passchendaele 1917

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Canadian Corps Soldier vs Royal Bavarian Soldier: Vimy Ridge to Passchendaele...

Stephen Bull

History; First World War; Land forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

In 1917 the soldiers of the Canadian Corps would prove themselves the equal of any fighting on the Western Front, while on... [more]

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 Roman Army Units in the Eastern Provinces (1): 31 BC-AD 195

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Roman Army Units in the Eastern Provinces (1): 31 BC-AD 195

Raffaele D'Amato

History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Military history; Land forces & warfare

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Drawing upon the latest archaeological research this is an in-depth study of the Roman army units based in the Eastern provinces... [more]

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Killer Butterflies: Combat, Psychology and Morale in the British 19th (Western) Division 1915-18

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Killer Butterflies: Combat, Psychology and Morale in the British 19th (Western)...

James Roberts

History; British & Irish history; First World War; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations

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In this ground-breaking work, James Roberts examines the willingness and ability of British volunteer and conscript infantrymen... [more]

$56.95

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