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The Modern Russian Army 1992-2016

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The Modern Russian Army 1992-2016

Mark Galeotti

History; Military history; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

A full history of Russia s army since the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991. It will appeal to students of modern security... [more]

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New Zealand Infantryman vs German Motorcycle Soldier: Greece and Crete 1941

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New Zealand Infantryman vs German Motorcycle Soldier: Greece and Crete 1941...

David Greentree

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

Paperback

An illustrated account of the conflict in Greece between the New Zealand infantry and German motorcycle troops, with appeal... [more]

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Knights Hospitaller: A Military History of the Knights of St John

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Knights Hospitaller: A Military History of the Knights of St John

John Carr

History; Crusades; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Land forces & warfare; Naval forces & warfare

Hardback

Traces the military history of the Knights of St John from its origins in the Crusades to their defeat by Napoleon Bonaparte... [more]

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Sir John Moore: The Making of a Controversial Hero

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Sir John Moore: The Making of a Controversial Hero

Janet MacDonald

Biography: historical, political & military; History; British & Irish history; Napoleonic Wars; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

Full-length biography of one of the most remarkable British soldiers of the Napoleonic era [more]

$62.00

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Victory 1945: Western Allied Troops in Northwest Europe

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Victory 1945: Western Allied Troops in Northwest Europe

Gordon L. Rottman

History; Second World War; Warfare & defence; Land forces & warfare; Uniforms & insignia

Paperback

Even when Western Allied troops gained a foothold in Normandy, World War II in Europe was far from over. This book includes... [more]

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The Gurkhas: 200 Years of Service to the Crown

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The Gurkhas: 200 Years of Service to the Crown

Major General J. C. Lawrence, CBE

History; Military history; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

In 2015, there will be major celebrations to commemorate the 200th Anniversary of Gurkha service to the British Crown. This... [more]

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KAISER'S ARMY

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KAISER'S ARMY

David Stone

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

Hardback

The definitive reference to the German army under Kaiser Wilhelm II. [more]

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The Black Count: Glory, revolution, betrayal and the real Count of Monte Cristo

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The Black Count: Glory, revolution, betrayal and the real Count of Monte...

Tom Reiss

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Shows us that the inspiration for the swashbuckling stories was, in fact, Alex Dumas' own father, Alex - the son of a marquis... [more]

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Sniper on the Eastern Front

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Sniper on the Eastern Front

Albrecht Wacker

Memoirs; History; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Josef Sepp Allerberger was the second most successful sniper of the German Wehrmacht and one of the few private soldiers to... [more]

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Leopard 1 Main Battle Tank

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Leopard 1 Main Battle Tank

Michael Jerchel

History; Land forces & warfare; Military vehicles

Paperback

Development of the Leopard 1 can be traced back to November 1956, when the operational requirement for a new battle tank was... [more]

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British Territorial Units, 1914-18

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British Territorial Units, 1914-18

Ray Westlake

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

Paperback

This details the organization and equipment of volunteer units who fought alongside their regular comrades in almost every... [more]

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M60 Main Battle Tank 1961-91

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M60 Main Battle Tank 1961-91

Richard Lathrop, John N. McDonald

History; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Land forces & warfare; Military vehicles

Paperback

The M60 Main Battle Tank was the principal US battle tank of the post-war years, and was sold to many countries around the... [more]

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Bengal Cavalry Regiments, 1857-1914

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Bengal Cavalry Regiments, 1857-1914

R.G. Harris

History; Land forces & warfare; Regiments

Paperback

The British connection with India dates from the formation of the Honourable East India Company in the 17th century, when... [more]

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American Civil War Armies

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American Civil War Armies

Philip Katcher

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American Civil War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

This is the fourth volume in the illustrated Men-At-Arms series to be devoted to the armies of the American Civil War. Discussed... [more]

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BMP Infantry Fighting Vehicle, 1967-94

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BMP Infantry Fighting Vehicle, 1967-94

Steven Zaloga

History; Land forces & warfare; Military vehicles

Paperback

This history of the Soviet BMP armoured infantry vehicle, one of the most revolutionary advances in infantry tactics and armoured-vehicle... [more]

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German Field Fortifications 1939-45

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German Field Fortifications 1939-45

Gordon L. Rottman

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

Paperback

The German Army of World War II was a highly mobile force. The experience of trench warfare in World War I had done much to... [more]

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Byzantine Infantryman: Eastern Roman Empire c.900-1204

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Byzantine Infantryman: Eastern Roman Empire c.900-1204

Timothy Dawson, Angus McBride

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

Paperback

Built on a belief system emphasising stealth, surprise, swift manoeuvre and force, the Byzantine infantryman was trained in... [more]

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Byzantine Cavalryman C.900-1204

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Byzantine Cavalryman C.900-1204

Timothy Dawson

History; Military history; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Regarded as the elite arm of the military during the Middle Byzantine period, the cavalry executed high speed reconnaissance,... [more]

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Modern African Wars

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Modern African Wars

Romer Heitman Helmoed

History; African history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations

Paperback

Details the organization and equipment of the armies engaged in the various wars in South Africa, involving such forces as... [more]

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Eggmeuhl 1809: Storm Over Bavaria

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Eggmeuhl 1809: Storm Over Bavaria

Ian Castle

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

Paperback

An account of the campaign at Eggmuhl in the spring of 1809 when the Austrian army, eager to avenge their defeat at Austerlitz... [more]

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Badajoz, 1812: In Hell Before Daylight

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Badajoz, 1812: In Hell Before Daylight

Ian Fletcher

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

Paperback

The storming of Badajoz involved Wellington's infantry in some of the most savage hand-to-hand fighting of the Peninsular... [more]

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Leopard 2 Main Battle Tank

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Leopard 2 Main Battle Tank

Michael Jerchel

History; Land forces & warfare; Military vehicles

Paperback

West Germany began full production of the Leopard 2 tank in 1977. Since that time, like its predecessor, the Leopard 2 has... [more]

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Marengo, 1800: Napoleon's Greatest Gamble

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Marengo, 1800: Napoleon's Greatest Gamble

Dave Hollins

History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Napoleonic Wars; Land forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

One of the 'What Ifs' of military history Marengo is the Battle that established Napoleon reputation. [more]

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German Armies 1870-71: Prussia

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German Armies 1870-71: Prussia

Michael Solka, Darko Pavlovic

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

Paperback

In 1870 Bismarck, Prime Minister of Prussia, engineered a war with France that would result in the fall of the Second Empire.... [more]

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German Combat Equipment, 1939-45

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German Combat Equipment, 1939-45

Gordon L. Rottman

History; Land forces & warfare; Weapons & equipment

Paperback

The field equipment of the German Army in World War II was closely related to that used throughout World War I and earlier,... [more]

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