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Alesia 52 BC
Alesia 52 BC
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782009221
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Alesia 52 BC
The final struggle for Gaul
Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $21.95

Caesar's Legions laid siege to Vercingetorix's Gallic army in one of the most tactically amazing battles of all time. Outnumbered 6:1, the Romans built siege lines facing inward and outward and prevented the Gauls from breaking the siege. The campaign leading to the battle revealed ingenuity on both sides, though in... Read more >
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Alesia 52 BC
The final struggle for Gaul
Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $15.95

Caesar's Legions laid siege to Vercingetorix's Gallic army in one of the most tactically amazing battles of all time. Outnumbered 6:1, the Romans built siege lines facing inward and outward and prevented the Gauls from breaking the siege. The campaign leading to the battle revealed ingenuity on both sides, though in... Read more >
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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476418
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $17.95

Finalist for the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography

One of the Best Books of the Year:
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A New York Times Notable Book

The Arab Revolt against the Turks in World War I was, in the words of T. E. Lawrence, “a sideshow of...

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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Written by Nick Lipscombe
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ISBN: 9781472802774
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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Operation Neptune 1944
D-Day's Seaborne Armada
Written by Ken Ford


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not widely known. It has been celebrated in only... Read more >
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Operation Neptune 1944
Operation Neptune 1944
Written by Ken Ford
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ISBN: 9781472802712
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Operation Neptune 1944
D-Day's Seaborne Armada
Written by Ken Ford


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not widely known. It has been celebrated in only... Read more >
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The Book of Ninja
The Book of Ninja
Written by Antony Cummins and Yoshie Minami
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780284934
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The Book of Ninja
The Bansenshukai - Japan's Premier Ninja Manual
Written by Antony Cummins and Yoshie Minami


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $35.00

The Book of Ninja, the ultimate ninjutsu manual, was penned in 1676 by a ninja known as Fujibayashi. Born in the post-civil war era of Japan, Fujibayashi collected and combined information from the ninja clans of Iga - regarded to be the homeland of the ninja - and compiled it into... Read more >
Nez Perce 1877
The last fight
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of one of the most famous battles of the latter part of the American Indian Wars (1622-1918). With the wars between the US and the Native Americans drawing to a close, one tribe in Eastern Oregon continued to resist. The Nez Perce, led by the "Red Napoleon" Chief Joseph... Read more >
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Operation Compass 1940
Wavell's whirlwind offensive 1
Written by Jon Latimer
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's Campaign title for the first battle of the desert war, Operation Compass, which was originally envisaged as a spoiling attack, combined with a reconnaissance in force to disrupt the Italian forces that had advanced into Egypt in September 1940. Lt Gen. Richard O'Connor launched what amounted to a British 'Blitzkrieg'. In... Read more >
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Inside the Crosshairs
Inside the Crosshairs
Written by Col. Michael Lee Lanning
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ISBN: 9780307833129
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Inside the Crosshairs
Snipers in Vietnam
Written by Col. Michael Lee Lanning


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2013
Price: $7.99

"The American sniper could be regarded as the greatest all-around rifleman the world has ever known. . . ."

At the start of the war in Vietnam, the United States had no snipers; by the end of the war, Marine and army precision marksmen had killed more than 10,000 NVA and VC... Read more >
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Deceiving Hitler PB
Deceiving Hitler PB
Written by Terry Crowdy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003311
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Deceiving Hitler PB
Double Cross and Deception in World War II
Written by Terry Crowdy


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $12.95

In the war against Hitler, the Allies had to use every ounce of cunning and trickery that they possessed, and combining military deceptions with the double-agent network run by the intelligence services, they were able to send the enemy inaccurate and misleading information about Allied troops, plans and operations. From moving... Read more >
The Last Full Measure
The Last Full Measure
Written by Michael Stephenson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307395856
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The Last Full Measure
How Soldiers Die in Battle
Written by Michael Stephenson


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.00

Behind every soldier’s death lies a story. What psychological and cultural pressures brought him to his fate? What lies—and truths—convinced him to march toward his death? Covering warfare from prehistory through the present day, The Last Full Measure tells these soldiers’ stories, ultimately capturing the experience of war as few books... Read more >
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Defense of the Rhine 1944-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

The Rhine River represented the last natural defensive barrier for the Third Reich in the fall of 1944. Although Hitler had been reluctant to allow the construction of tactical defense lines in France, the final defense of the Reich was another matter. As a result, construction of a Rhine defense line... Read more >
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Khartoum 1885
General Gordon's last stand
Written by Donald Featherstone


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's Campaign title for the Siege of Kartoum (1884-1885). Early in 1881 unrest in the Sudan began to crystallise around Mohammed Ibn Ahmed el-Sayyid Abdullah. Proclaiming himself the long-expected Madhi, the Guided One of the Prophet, he preached that the Sudan was to be purged of its Egyptian oppressors. Drawn in... Read more >
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Tel El-Kebir 1882
Wolseley's Conquest of Egypt
Written by Donald Featherstone


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's Campaign title for the battle of Tel El-Kebir of 1882. In 1881, the Egyptian army mutinied against the Khedive of Egypt and forced him to appoint Said Ahmed Arabi as Minister of War. In March 1882, Arabi was made a Pasha and from this time on acted as a dictator... Read more >
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Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre
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ISBN: 9780307888778
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF A SPY AMONG FRIENDS   

   On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. A stunning military accomplishment, it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the... Read more >
The Western Way of War
The Western Way of War
Written by Victor Hanson
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ISBN: 9780307831552
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The Western Way of War
Infantry Battle in Classical Greece
Written by Victor Hanson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2013
Price: $19.99

The Greeks of the classical age invented not only the central idea of Western politics--that the power of state should be guided by a majority of its citizens--but also the central act of Western warfare, the decisive infantry battle. Instead of ambush, skirmish, maneuver, or combat between individual heroes, the Greeks... Read more >
Bussaco 1810
Wellington defeats Napoleon's Marshals
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Patrice Courcelle


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

This Osprey title details the gruelling Bussaco campaign of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815), as French attempts to subdue Portugal reached their climax. By 1810, Napoleon reigned supreme over most of continental Europe. But the Iberian Peninsula remained unsubdued, particularly Portugal, which continued to resist. Napoleon ordered Marshal Masséna to crush this resistance... Read more >
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French Fortresses in North America 1535-1763
Quebec, Montreal, Louisbourg and New Orleans
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Donato Spedaliere


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

Following the discovery of America by Columbus in 1492, European colonists brought their system of fortification to the New World in an attempt to ensure their safety and consolidate their conquests. French and British explorers came later to North America, and thus the establishment of their sizeable settlements only got under... Read more >
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Fuentes de Oņoro 1811
Wellington's liberation of Portugal
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Patrice Courcelle


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

This Osprey title examines the crucial campaign culminating in the hard-fought battle that finally drove the French from Portugal during the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). In October 1810 the Allied position in Portugal appeared precarious. Despite defeating Marshal Masséna's French army at Bussaco, Wellington had been forced to retreat to within a few miles... Read more >
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Louisbourg 1758
Wolfe's first siege
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Patrice Courcelle


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of James Wolfe's siege of Louisbourg during the French and Indian War (1754-1763). Louisbourg represented a major threat to Anglo-American plans to invade Canada. Bypassing it would leave an immensely powerful enemy base astride the Anglo-American lines of communication – Louisbourg had to be taken. Faced with strong beach... Read more >
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Monongahela 1754#55
Washington's defeat, Braddock's disaster
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

On 9 July 1755 amid the wilderness of North America, Britain suffered one of the most humiliating defeats in her history. General Braddock’s army, a mixture of British regulars and American militia, was shattered, losing over 900 men from a force of 1,300. Braddock was killed and the remnants of his... Read more >
Peking 1900
The Boxer Rebellion
Written by Peter Harrington
Illustrated by Michael Perry


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of the violent Boxer Rebellion, which swept northern China in 1900. The Boxers were a secret society who sought to rid their country of the pernicious influence of the foreign powers who had gradually acquired a stranglehold on China. With the connivance of the Imperial Court they laid siege to... Read more >
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Petersburg 1864-65
The longest siege
Written by Ron Field
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

In 1864, Petersburg, Virginia became the setting for one of the last great campaigns of the American Civil War (1861-1865) and the longest siege in American History. After his failure to capture Richmond in the Spring, General Ulysses S. Grant decided to strangle the life out of the Confederate Army of Northern... Read more >
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