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Loose Cannons
101 Myths, Mishaps and Misadventurers of Military History
Written by Graeme Donald


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $16.95

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Loose Cannons
101 Myths, Mishaps and Misadventurers of Military History
Written by Graeme Donald


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $8.99

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Also available as a hardcover.

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The Man Who Shot the Man Who Shot Lincoln
and 44 other forgotten figures in history
Written by Graeme Donald


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $16.95

We have all heard about the great generals of military history, and those whose heroic deeds changed the course of a war. But what about those, no less significant, behind the front line?

This book reveals the stories of 75 of military history's little-known game-changers, including:

• Thomas Boston Corbett, the man... Read more >

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Sticklers, Sideburns and Bikinis
The Military Origins of Everyday Words and Phrases
Written by Graeme Donald


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $12.00

Did you know they started ‘hearing through the grapevine’ during the American Civil War? It was a reference to the telegraph lines used for communicating with the army. These looked like twisted grapevines. And why does the phrase now suggest unreliable information? Because the lines were used by enemy troops to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Sticklers, Sideburns and Bikinis
The Military Origins of Everyday Words and Phrases
Written by Graeme Donald


Format: eBook, 280 pages
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $9.95

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