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Frontiersmen: Warfare In Africa Since 1950

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Frontiersmen: Warfare In Africa Since 1950

Anthony Clayton

African history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Military history; Terrorism, armed struggle; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

Focusing on warfare in Africa since 1950, ranging from the highly sophisticated, to the spears of the Rwandan genocide. The... [more]

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Fallen Soviet Generals: Soviet General Officers Killed in Battle, 1941-1945

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Fallen Soviet Generals: Soviet General Officers Killed in Battle, 1941-1945...

Aleksander A. Maslov

European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

This book reveals for the first time a hidden dimension of the human cost associated with the Soviet Army's victory over the... [more]

$263.00

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The Roman Cavalry

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The Roman Cavalry

Karen R. Dixon, Pat Southern

European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

This book provides a comprehensive account of the Roman cavalry and the current state of knowledge concerning it. [more]

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The Soviet Invasion of Finland, 1939-40

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The Soviet Invasion of Finland, 1939-40

Carl van Dyke

European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

This book uses Russian archival and previously classified secondary sources to document the experience of the Red Army in... [more]

$263.00

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Military Power: Land Warfare in Theory and Practice

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Military Power: Land Warfare in Theory and Practice

Brian Holden Reid

History; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

The essays on aspects of the Anglo-American approach to war range from study of volunteer soldiering in the Mexican War of... [more]

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From Flintlock to Rifle: Infantry Tactics, 1740-1866

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From Flintlock to Rifle: Infantry Tactics, 1740-1866

Steven T. Ross (US Naval War College, Newport, USA)

History; Land forces & warfare; Military tactics

Hardback

This book provides a comprehensive study of the major changes in infantry tactics from the time of Fredrick the Great to the... [more]

$252.00

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The Nature of the Operations of Modern Armies

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The Nature of the Operations of Modern Armies

V. K. Triandafillov

Theory of warfare & military science; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations

Hardback

V.K. Triandafillov's 1929 book seeks to link theory and practoice by using past experience to comprehend future combat. [more]

$252.00

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The Imperial Roman Army

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The Imperial Roman Army

Yann Le Bohec, Yann Le Bohec

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

Hardback

Yann Le Bohec provides a synthesis of current knowledge of the Roman army from the first to the third century AD, putting... [more]

$162.00

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Hoplites: The Classical Greek Battle Experience

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Hoplites: The Classical Greek Battle Experience

Victor Davis Hanson

History; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Explores the experiences, techniques and rituals of soldiers in battle on the plains of ancient Greece using a wide variety... [more]

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Armies and Politics in the Early Medieval West

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Armies and Politics in the Early Medieval West

Bernard S. Bachrach

General & world history; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

16 studies in English, dealing with the period from the barbarian incursions into the Roman world up to the Carolingian... [more]

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How the War Was Won: Command and Technology in the British Army on the Western Front: 1917-1918

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How the War Was Won: Command and Technology in the British Army on the Western...

T. H. E. Travers, Tim Travers

General & world history; European history; First World War; Land forces & warfare; Weapons & equipment

Hardback

This book explains what part the British Expeditionary Force played in bringing the First World War to an end. Travers focuses... [more]

$221.00

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Cossacks in the German Army 1941-1945

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Cossacks in the German Army 1941-1945

Samuel J. Newland

European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

This work describes story of the Cossacks who wore German uniforms and saw their service not as treason to the motherland,... [more]

$252.00

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U.S.Army in a New Security Era

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U.S.Army in a New Security Era

Sam C. Sarkesian, Sam C. Sarkesian

Central government policies; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

The contributors to this book grapple with the constraints and opportunities the US army faces in designing policy and strategic... [more]

$62.99

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Field Artillery And Fire Power

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Field Artillery And Fire Power

J. B. A. Bailey

Land forces & warfare; Weapons & equipment

Paperback

Everything you would ever want to know about the history and use of artillery Extremely detailed and not meant for the amateur.... [more]

$73.99

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Portuguese Dragoons, 1966-1974: The Return to Horseback

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Portuguese Dragoons, 1966-1974: The Return to Horseback

John P. Cann

African history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

In 1966 Portugal needed a force that could combine mobility with the ability to engage insurgents; one solution was to create... [more]

$42.99

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The Learning Process: The Bef's Art of War on the Western Front, 1914-18

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The Learning Process: The Bef's Art of War on the Western Front, 1914-18...

Andrew Rawson

First World War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

The men who went to war in August 1914 fought completely differently to those who survived until the Armistice on 11 November... [more]

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Gambling with Violence: State Outsourcing of War in Pakistan and India

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Gambling with Violence: State Outsourcing of War in Pakistan and India

Yelena Biberman (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Skidmore College)

Armed conflict; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

In Gambling with Violence, Yelena Biberman tackles a global problem that is particularly consequential for Pakistan and India:... [more]

$45.95

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From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists: Human Resources of Non State Armed Groups

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From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists: Human Resources of Non State Armed Groups...

Vanessa Everts (International Security Fellow, Belfer Center, International Security Fellow, Belfer Center, Harvard Kennedy School)

Social, group or collective psychology; Political ideologies; International relations; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

At the start of the Syrian conflict in 2011, thousands of pro-democracy rebel groups spontaneously formed to fight the Assad... [more]

$61.95

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Soviet Cavalry Operations During the Second World War: and the Genesis of the Operational Manoeuvre Group

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Soviet Cavalry Operations During the Second World War: and the Genesis of...

Harrel, John S

Second World War; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations

Hardback

Offers detailed and thoroughly researched narrative of the major operations involving Soviet cavalry formations throughout... [more]

$69.99

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The German Army Guerrilla Warfare Pocket Manual 1939-45

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The German Army Guerrilla Warfare Pocket Manual 1939-45

Charles Melson

Second World War; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Hardback

This Pocket Manual draws on previous German writing such as Kleinkrieg to analyse the German experience in suppressing rebellion... [more]

$22.99

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The Red Army Guerrilla Warfare Pocket Manual

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The Red Army Guerrilla Warfare Pocket Manual

Les Grau, Mike Gress

European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Hardback

This volume in the Pocket Manuals series is based on The Partisan's Companion, the Red Army manual used to train partisans... [more]

$22.99

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Naval and Military Memoirs of Great Britain

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Naval and Military Memoirs of Great Britain

Robert Beatson

Land forces & warfare; Naval forces & warfare

Hardback

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$1070.00

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From Horses to Horsepower: The Mechanization and Demise of the U.S. Cavalry, 1916-1950

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From Horses to Horsepower: The Mechanization and Demise of the U.S. Cavalry,...

Alexander Bielakowski

Land forces & warfare; Tanks & military land vehicles

Hardback

Following World War I, horse cavalry entered a period during which it fought for its very existence against mechanized vehicles.... [more]

$55.00

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Gambling with Violence: State Outsourcing of War in Pakistan and India

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Gambling with Violence: State Outsourcing of War in Pakistan and India

Yelena Biberman (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Skidmore College)

Armed conflict; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Hardback

In Gambling with Violence, Yelena Biberman tackles a global problem that is particularly consequential for Pakistan and India:... [more]

$152.95

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Female Fighters: Why Rebel Groups Recruit Women for War

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Female Fighters: Why Rebel Groups Recruit Women for War

Reed M. Wood

Gender studies: women; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Hardback

Female Fighters explains why some rebel groups deploy women in combat while others exclude women from their ranks, and the... [more]

$192.00

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