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Armies of the First Carlist War 1833-39

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Armies of the First Carlist War 1833-39

Gabriele Esposito

History; Military history; Battles & campaigns; Uniforms & insignia

Paperback

The First Carlist War broke out after the death of King Ferdinand VII, the king restored at the end of the Peninsular War... [more]

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The Forts of New France: The Great Lakes, the Plains and the Gulf Coast 1600-1763

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The Forts of New France: The Great Lakes, the Plains and the Gulf Coast...

Rene Chartrand

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History; Military history; Military life & institutions

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Follows on from Fortress 27: French Fortresses in North America 1534-1763: Quebec, Montreal, Louisbourg and New Orleans and... [more]

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The Australian Army in World War II

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The Australian Army in World War II

Mark Johnston

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Second World War; Regiments

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Australian divisions made a large and distinctive contribution to victory both in the deserts of the Middle East and the jungles... [more]

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Our Boys: The Story of a Paratrooper

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Our Boys: The Story of a Paratrooper

Helen Parr

History; British & Irish history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Regiments

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Our Boys brings to life the human experiences of the paratroopers who fought in the Falklands, and examines the long aftermath... [more]

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The Australian Army at War 1976-2016

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The Australian Army at War 1976-2016

Leigh Neville

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history; Uniforms & insignia

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Since the end of their involvement in the Vietnam War, the Australian Army has been modernized in every respect. After peacekeeping... [more]

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Larrikins in Khaki: Tales of Irreverence and Courage from World War II Diggers

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Larrikins in Khaki: Tales of Irreverence and Courage from World War II Diggers...

Tim Bowden

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Second World War; Military life & institutions

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With a reputation for being hard to discipline, generosity to their comrades, frankness and sticking it up any sign of pomposity,... [more]

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HMS Hood: Pride of the Royal Navy

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HMS Hood: Pride of the Royal Navy

Daniel Knowles

History; Naval forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns; Military & naval ships; Memorials & rolls of honour

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This book charts the story of what is perhaps the Royal Navy's most famous warship. This book looks at the legacy of Jutland... [more]

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The Nazi Hunters

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The Nazi Hunters

Damien Lewis

History; Second World War; Special & elite forces; Regiments

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The extraordinary true story of the SAS's bloody rebirth, revealed for the very first time [more]

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Purple Patch: History of the 3rd Field Company Engineers in World War One

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Purple Patch: History of the 3rd Field Company Engineers in World War One...

Darren Prickett

History; First World War; Regiments

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The 3rd Field Company Engineers holds a distinguished place in the history of the Australian Army, being the first unit of... [more]

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Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

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Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

Edward Burman

Oriental art; History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; History; Memorials & rolls of honour

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A history of the famous Terracotta Army in Xi'an, China, exploring what we now know about it, what we still do not know and... [more]

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French Naval & Colonial Troops 1872-1914

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French Naval & Colonial Troops 1872-1914

Rene Chartrand (Author)

History; Colonialism & imperialism; Military history; Regiments

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France's colonial wars in sub-Saharan Africa and South-East Asia were very largely fought by an organization completely separate... [more]

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Royal Netherlands East Indies Army 1936-42

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Royal Netherlands East Indies Army 1936-42

Marc Lohnstein

History; Military history; Second World War; Warfare & defence; Uniforms & insignia

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Until 1945, Indonesia was a Dutch colony known as the Netherlands East Indies. In 1930, the area had over 60 million inhabitants... [more]

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A Soldier of the Reich: An Autobiography

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A Soldier of the Reich: An Autobiography

Gunter Beetz

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Second World War; Military life & institutions; Prisoners of war

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Gunter Horst Beetz was born in Berlin in 1926. Growing up as part of a typical family-his father was a banker, his mother... [more]

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Jacob L. Devers: A General's Life

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Jacob L. Devers: A General's Life

James Scott Wheeler, Rick Atkinson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; Second World War; Military life & institutions

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In this definitive biography, James Scott Wheeler delivers a groundbreaking reassessment of the American commander whose contributions... [more]

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Serving in Silence?: Australian LGBT servicemen and women

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Serving in Silence?: Australian LGBT servicemen and women

Noah Riseman, Shirleene Robinson, Graham Willett

History; Gender studies, gender groups; Gay & Lesbian studies; Military life & institutions

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Most people have heard of the United States' infamous Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, yet few know about Australia's own history... [more]

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Beyond Combat: Australian military activity away from the battlefields

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Beyond Combat: Australian military activity away from the battlefields

Tristan Moss, Tom Richardson

History; Military life & institutions

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War is only a small part of military life. Uniformed men and women spend the majority of their time away from combat, training,... [more]

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Polish Legions 1914-19

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Polish Legions 1914-19

Nigel Thomas

History; European history; First World War; Military life & institutions

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Due to its partitions and dissolution in the late eighteenth century, hundreds of thousands of Polish soldiers enlisted in... [more]

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Missing in Action: Australia's World War I Grave Services, an Astonishing True Story of Misconduct, Fraud and Hoaxing

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Missing in Action: Australia's World War I Grave Services, an Astonishing...

Marianne Van Velzen

History; Australasian & Pacific history; First World War; Memorials & rolls of honour

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Poor leadership, mismanagement, quarrels, distrust and accusations of hoaxing ... this is the story of what happened after... [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

Paperback

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

$75.00

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An Australian Band of Brothers: Don Company, Second 43rd Battalion, 9th Division

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An Australian Band of Brothers: Don Company, Second 43rd Battalion, 9th...

Mark Johnston

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

Paperback

This riveting book follows a small group of Australian front-line soldiers from their enlistment in the dark days of 1940... [more]

$34.99

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The Victoria Cross: Australia Remembers

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The Victoria Cross: Australia Remembers

Michael Madden

History; Military history; Memorials & rolls of honour

Hardback

This book is an ambitious endeavour to capture the history of Australia's pre-eminent award for acts of bravery in the face... [more]

$79.99

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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

Paperback

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

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Arms and Armour of Late Medieval Europe

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Arms and Armour of Late Medieval Europe

Robert Woosnam-Savage

History; European history; Medieval history; Weapons & equipment; Military life & institutions

Paperback

In this introductory guide, replete with fabulous photography and marvellous anecdotes, internationally-renowned edged weapons... [more]

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Shooting Up: A History of Drugs in Warfare

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Shooting Up: A History of Drugs in Warfare

Lukasz Kamienski

History; Military history; Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; Military life & institutions

Paperback

A vividly written account of how drugs have shaped the history of warfare, based on prodigious research [more]

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Ethics Under Fire: Challenges for the Australian Army

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Ethics Under Fire: Challenges for the Australian Army

Tom Frame, Albert Palazzo

History; Ethical issues & debates; Military life & institutions

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Events at Abu Ghraib prison and the 1968 My Lai Massacre show that the behaviour of the military can descend into barbarism.... [more]

$39.99

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