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Warlords: Strong-arm Brokers in Weak States

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Warlords: Strong-arm Brokers in Weak States

Kimberly Marten

Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

Kimberly Marten shows why and how warlords undermine state sovereignty. Unlike the feudal lords of a previous era, warlords... [more]

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Combat Colonels: Of the Aif in the Great War

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Combat Colonels: Of the Aif in the Great War

David Clare Holloway

History; First World War; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

Combat Colonels seeks to address the regrettable gap in Australias documented history of its combat colonels. Its purpose... [more]

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A Sappers' War: How the Legendary Aussie Tunnel Rats Fought the Vietcong

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A Sappers' War: How the Legendary Aussie Tunnel Rats Fought the Vietcong...

Jimmy Thomson

History; Vietnam War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

They were the forward scouts, the mine clearers, the bridge builders and the tunnel rats. This is the story of the sappers,... [more]

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Monty's Rhine Adventure

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Monty's Rhine Adventure

Patrick Delaforce

Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

The second volume in Patrick Delaforce's important trilogy covering the latter days of the Second World War [more]

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Invading Hitler's Third Reich

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Invading Hitler's Third Reich

Patrick Delaforce

Second World War; Land forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

Early in 1945 the British Liberation Army, who had battled their way from the Normandy beaches to the borders of Germany,... [more]

$55.00

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Letters From the Front: Letters and Diaries from the Bef in Flanders and France, 1914-1918.

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Letters From the Front: Letters and Diaries from the Bef in Flanders and...

Kevin Smith

Diaries, letters & journals; First World War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

The First World War told in the letters and diaries of those that fought it. [more]

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Uncommon Soldier: Brave, Compassionate and Tough, the Making of Australia's Modern Diggers

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Uncommon Soldier: Brave, Compassionate and Tough, the Making of Australia's...

Chris Masters

History; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Groundbreaking and revealing expose on the modern Australian soldier from the country's foremost investigative journalistJournalist... [more]

$32.99

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Polar Bears: Monty'S Left Flank: from Normandy to the Relief of Holland with the 49th

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Polar Bears: Monty'S Left Flank: from Normandy to the Relief of Holland...

Patrick Delaforce

Land forces & warfare

Paperback

In August 1944, the Polar Bears acted as Monty's left flank. Following the battle for Normandy, they played a key role in... [more]

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Untold Valor: The Second World War in the Pacific

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Untold Valor: The Second World War in the Pacific

Rob Morris

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

Hardback

Rob Morris spent three years interviewing veterans of the war in the Pacific, focusing on men who had undergone extreme combat,... [more]

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Tunnel Rats: The larrikin Aussie legends who discovered the Vietcong's secret weapon

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Tunnel Rats: The larrikin Aussie legends who discovered the Vietcong's secret...

Jimmy Thomson

History; Vietnam War; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

The thrilling story of the young Australian Army engineers of 3 Field Troop who were the first allied soldiers to risk their... [more]

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The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the Earth

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The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the...

Mark Mazzetti

History; Espionage & secret services; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter presents a revelatory account of the transformation of the CIA and America's special forces... [more]

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The Medieval Military Orders: 1120-1314

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The Medieval Military Orders: 1120-1314

Nicholas Morton (Nottingham Trent University, UK)

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

Paperback

This new seminar study considers the origins, development and organisation of the military orders during the twelfth and thirteenth... [more]

$54.99

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Armored Fist: The 712th Tank Battalion in the Second World War

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Armored Fist: The 712th Tank Battalion in the Second World War

Aaron Elson

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

Hardback

The 712th Tank Battalion landed in Normandy and spent eleven months in combat. Along the way, its men dug up potatoes with... [more]

$55.00

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Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present

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Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times...

Max Boot

History; Military history; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Hardback

As fitting for the twenty-first century as von Clausewitz's On War was in its own time, Invisible Armies is a complete global... [more]

$54.95

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Demobilizing Irregular Forces

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Demobilizing Irregular Forces

Eric Y. Shibuya

Armed conflict; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

From Afghanistan and Sierra Leone to East Timor, the aftermath of any armed conflict presents a complex set of challenges.... [more]

$32.95

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Bolt Action: Armies of the Soviet Union

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Bolt Action: Armies of the Soviet Union

Warlord Games, Andy Chambers

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Land forces & warfare; Role-playing, war games & fantasy sports

Paperback

Provides Bolt Action players with the information they need to field the military forces of the Soviet Union. From the bitter... [more]

$29.99

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Toowoomba to Torokina: The 25th Battalion in Peace and War, 1918-1945

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Toowoomba to Torokina: The 25th Battalion in Peace and War, 1918-1945

Bob Doneley

History; Military history; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Toowoomba to Torokina traces the proud history of the 25th Battalion from the end of one war to end of the next. It tells... [more]

$34.99

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Medical Emergency: Major-General 'Ginger' Burston and the Army Medical Service in Ww II

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Medical Emergency: Major-General 'Ginger' Burston and the Army Medical Service...

Ian Howie-Willis

History; Second World War; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

Major-General `Ginger' Burston led the Army Medical Service throughout the Pacific campaigns. This pivotal book explains how... [more]

$34.99

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Mission 101

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Mission 101

Duncan McNab

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

Paperback

In Late 1940 a group of five Australian soldiers set out on a secret mission: one of the second world war's most daring operations.... [more]

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The Spirit of the Digger

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The Spirit of the Digger

Patrick Lindsay

History; Land forces & warfare; Military life & institutions

Paperback

A re-issue of Patrick Lindsay's bestselling SPIRIT OF THE DIGGER in an updated edition that will include fascinating new material... [more]

$35.00

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Caught in the Crossfire: An Australian Peacekeeper Beyond the Front-Line

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Caught in the Crossfire: An Australian Peacekeeper Beyond the Front-Line...

Matina Jewell

Biography; Memoirs; Armed conflict; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

Matti Jewell is the kind of soldier every country is proud to have - fearless, honourable and highly skilled. Caught in the... [more]

$29.99

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The Counter-Insurgency Myth: The British Experience of Irregular Warfare

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The Counter-Insurgency Myth: The British Experience of Irregular Warfare...

Andrew Mumford (University of Sheffield, UK)

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

Hardback

This book examines the complex practice of counter-insurgency warfare through the prism of British military experiences in... [more]

$252.00

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Unconventional Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present

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Unconventional Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present

Dr. Kaushik Roy

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

Hardback

Includes essays that deal with insurgencies, counter-insurgencies and terrorism. This title covers the religious aspects of... [more]

$399.00

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Counterinsurgency

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Counterinsurgency

David Kilcullen

History; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare; Military tactics

Paperback

David Kilcullen is one of the world's most influential experts on counterinsurgency and modern warfare. In Counterinsurgency,... [more]

$29.99

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Cambrai 1917: The Myth Of The First Great Tank Battle

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Cambrai 1917: The Myth Of The First Great Tank Battle

Bryn Hammond

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

Paperback

The story of the first great tank battle, and the genesis of one of the most formidable weapons of the twentieth century.... [more]

$34.99

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