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The French Army, 1870-71: Franco-Prussian War - Imperial Troops

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The French Army, 1870-71: Franco-Prussian War - Imperial Troops

Stephen Shann, Louis Delperier

History; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations

Paperback

At the time of the Second Empire, under Napoleon III, the French army, elevated from tactful obscurity, was re-modelled on... [more]

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M109 155mm Self-propelled Howitzer

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M109 155mm Self-propelled Howitzer

Steven Zaloga

History; Land forces & warfare; Military vehicles

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Entering service in the early 1960s, the M109 Self-Propelled Howitzer has been in production for 34 years and forms the backbone... [more]

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Armies in the Balkans 1914-18

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Armies in the Balkans 1914-18

Nigel Thomas

History; European history; First World War; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations; Military life & institutions

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An account of the 1915-18 campaigns in the Balkans, which involved the British, French, Russian, Italian, Serbian, Montenegrin,... [more]

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Armored Units of the Russian Civil War: Red Army

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Armored Units of the Russian Civil War: Red Army

David Bullock

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Land forces & warfare; Military vehicles

Paperback

Every civil war is a tragedy for the nation involved, and Russia's tragic loss of about 13 million lives within the five years... [more]

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German Armies, 1870-71: Prussia's Allies

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German Armies, 1870-71: Prussia's Allies

Michael Solka

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

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The first modern European War, the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71 saw the use of bolt action rifles, machine guns and railway... [more]

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Napoleon's Imperial Headquarters: The Military and Civil Households

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Napoleon's Imperial Headquarters: The Military and Civil Households

Ronald Pawly

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

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Napoleon's military successes were due to a large degree to the efficiency of his command and control systems or 'headquarters'.... [more]

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Armies of the East India Company 1750-1850

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Armies of the East India Company 1750-1850

Stuart Reid

History; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism; Military history; Land forces & warfare

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Contrary to popular belief, the capture of India was not accomplished by the British Army, but by the private armies of the... [more]

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French Guardsman vs Russian Jaeger: 1812-14

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French Guardsman vs Russian Jaeger: 1812-14

Laurence Spring

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

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The Russian Jaeger regiments and Napoleon's Young Guard clashed repeatedly during the campaigns of 1812-14. This book traces... [more]

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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan: 9th-16th centuries

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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan: 9th-16th centuries

Viacheslav Shpakovsky, David Nicolle

History; European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Military history; Land forces & warfare

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The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established a state north of the Black Sea. Their state fragmented under pressure from... [more]

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German Infantryman vs Russian Infantryman: 1914-15

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German Infantryman vs Russian Infantryman: 1914-15

Robert Forczyk

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

Paperback

The Eastern Front of World War I is sometimes overshadowed by the fighting in the West. This study assesses the tactics and... [more]

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Templar Knight Versus Mamluk Warrior

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Templar Knight Versus Mamluk Warrior

David Campbell

True war & combat stories; History; Crusades; Warfare & defence; Land forces & warfare

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The Knights Templar were the most famous and formidable of all the Western Christian military orders, whilst the Mamluks were... [more]

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Austerlitz 1805

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Austerlitz 1805

Ian Castle

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

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Beginning with the advance of the French Army from the Rhine to the Danube, this volume describes the development of Macks'... [more]

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Bully Beef & Balderdash: Some Myths of the Aif Examined and Debunked

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Bully Beef & Balderdash: Some Myths of the Aif Examined and Debunked

Graham Wilson

History; First World War; Land forces & warfare

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The Australian Imperial Force, first raised in 1914 for overseas war service, became better known by its initials - the AIF... [more]

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Training the Bodes: Australian Army Advisers Training Cambodian Infantry Battalions-  a Postscript to the Vietnam War

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Training the Bodes: Australian Army Advisers Training Cambodian Infantry...

Terry Smith

History; Military history; Vietnam War; Land forces & warfare

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By the end of 1971, the hastily raised, poorly trained, and woefully led Cambodian army had suffered a string of defeats and... [more]

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The Belgian Army in World War I

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The Belgian Army in World War I

Ronald Pawly

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

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While small in numbers, the Belgian Army played a vital role in World War 2 that is often overlooked. This work presents the... [more]

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The Hungarian Army in World War II

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The Hungarian Army in World War II

Nigel Thomas

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

Paperback

The Royal Hungarian Army was Germany's largest ally on the Eastern Front during World War II (1939-1945), providing a vital... [more]

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US Infantry in the Indian Wars 1865-91

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US Infantry in the Indian Wars 1865-91

Ron Field

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Indigenous peoples; Land forces & warfare

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Featuring the involvement in the legendary battles of Wounded Knee and Wolf Mountains, this work presents the history of the... [more]

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The Confederate Army 1861-65: Virginia and Arkansas

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The Confederate Army 1861-65: Virginia and Arkansas

Ron Field

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

Paperback

Part of a series of six titles, this fourth title studies the archival and pictorial evidence for the infantry, cavalry and... [more]

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The Confederate Army, 1861-65: Florida, Alabama and Georgia

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The Confederate Army, 1861-65: Florida, Alabama and Georgia

Ron Field

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

Paperback

The states of the Confederacy in 1861 fielded many units of volunteer troops wearing a variety of uniforms, often reflecting... [more]

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The Confederate Army 1861-65: South Carolina and Mississippi

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The Confederate Army 1861-65: South Carolina and Mississippi

Ron Field

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

Paperback

The common image of the Confederate Army during the Civil War is dominated by a limited number of photographs of troops wearing... [more]

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The Waffen-SS (2): 6. to 10. Divisions

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The Waffen-SS (2): 6. to 10. Divisions

Gordon Williamson

History; European history; Second World War; Land forces & warfare; Special & elite forces; Military life & institutions

Paperback

The military branch of the Nazi SS security organisation grew by the end of World War II from a handful of poorly regarded... [more]

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The Peninsular War: A New History

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The Peninsular War: A New History

Charles J. Esdaile

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

Paperback

For centuries Spain had been the most feared and predatory power in Europe - it had one of the world's great navies to defend... [more]

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The German Army in World War I: 1914-15

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The German Army in World War I: 1914-15

Nigel Thomas

History; European history; First World War; Land forces & warfare; Military life & institutions

Paperback

The first of a three-part study of the organization, uniforms, insignia and equipment of the German Army of World War I. It... [more]

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The Austro-Hungarian Forces 1914-18: 1914-16

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The Austro-Hungarian Forces 1914-18: 1914-16

Peter Jung

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

Paperback

This volume is a detailed study of the army of Germany's most important ally in World War I during the reign of Emperor Franz... [more]

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Zulu Wars: Volunteers, Irregulars and Auxiliaries

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Zulu Wars: Volunteers, Irregulars and Auxiliaries

Ian Castle

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

Paperback

One aspect of the Zulu War remains unexamined - the part played by the local white volunteers and irregulars, and the Africans... [more]

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