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Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (1)
Minekaze to Shiratsuyu Classes
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

During the Pacific War, arguably the most successful component of the Imperial Japanese Fleet was its destroyer force. These ships were generally larger than their Allied counterparts and were better armed in most cases. Armed with a large, long-range torpedo (eventually called Long Lance by the Allies), these ships proved themselves... Read more >
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Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (1)
Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (1)
Written by Mark Stille, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849089845
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Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (1)
Minekaze to Shiratsuyu Classes
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

During the Pacific War, arguably the most successful component of the Imperial Japanese Fleet was its destroyer force. These ships were generally larger than their Allied counterparts and were better armed in most cases. Armed with a large, long-range torpedo (eventually called Long Lance by the Allies), these ships proved themselves... Read more >
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Operation Storm
Operation Storm
Written by John Geoghegan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307464811
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Operation Storm
Japan's Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II
Written by John Geoghegan


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $11.99

The riveting true story of Japan's top secret plan to change the course of World War II using a squadron of mammoth submarines a generation ahead of their time
 
In 1941, the architects of Japan's sneak attack on Pearl Harbor planned a bold follow-up: a potentially devastating air raid—this time against New York City...

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U-Boat Crews 1914-45

Written by Gordon Williamson
Illustrated by Darko Pavlovic


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

Osprey's study of the U-Boat and its crews during World War I (1914-1918) and World War II (1939-1945). If one single weapon in Germany's arsenal can be said to have come closest to winning the war for the Third Reich, it was without doubt the U-Boat. German U-Boat technology, training, tactics and... Read more >
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British Submarines 1939-45

Written by Innes McCartney
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

The submarine was as formidable a weapon for the Royal Navy in World War II as for the other main combatant nations. The first half of this book explores the conception, design, development and subesequent evolution of the three major classes: the "S", "T", and "U".

The "S" Class submarine was originally... Read more >
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British Submarines of World War I

Written by Innes McCartney
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

As the major powers engaged in an arms race in the early years of the 20th century, the Admiralty was tasked with developing that deadly stalker of the high seas - the submarine. In 1905, briefed with creating a vessel that could be employed on an enemy's coastline, the Admiralty took... Read more >
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Mississippi River Gunboats of the American Civil War 1861-65

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

At the start of the American Civil War, neither side had warships on the Mississippi River and in the first few months both sides scrambled to gather a flotilla, converting existing riverboats for naval use. These ships were transformed into powerful naval weapons despite a lack of resources, trained manpower and... Read more >
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Under the Black Flag
Under the Black Flag
Written by David Cordingly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307763075
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Under the Black Flag
The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates
Written by David Cordingly


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

For this rousing, revisionist history, the former head of exhibitions at England's National Maritime Museum has combed original documents and records to produce a most authoritative and definitive account of piracy's "Golden Age." As he explodes many accepted myths (i.e. "walking the plank" is pure fiction), Cordingly replaces them with a... Read more >
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Peleliu 1944
The Forgotten Corner of Hell
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

Equalling Tarawa, Iwo Jima and Okinawa in scale and ferocity, the battle for Peleliu has long been regarded as the Pacific War’s “forgotten battle”, and perhaps one that should never have been fought. A massive carrier-based attack some weeks before the invasion destroyed all aircraft and shipping in the area and... Read more >
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Warships of the Ancient World
3000-500 BC
Written by Adrian Wood
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $13.95

The world’s first war machines were ships built two millennia before the dawn of the Classical world. Their influence on the course of history cannot be overstated. A wide variety of galleys and other types of warships were built by successive civilisations, each with their own distinctive appearance, capability and utility... Read more >
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Warships of the Ancient World
Warships of the Ancient World
Written by Adrian Wood, Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849089784
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Warships of the Ancient World
3000-500 BC
Written by Adrian Wood
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $17.95

The world's first war machines were ships built two millennia before the dawn of the Classical world. Their influence on the course of history cannot be overstated since they allowed war to be carried to distant lands, allowing for the first time the rise of empires unrestricted by maritime boundaries. The... Read more >
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The Bismarck 1941
Hunting Germany's Greatest Battleship
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

The breakout of the German battleship Bismarck into the North Atlantic in May 1941 was one of the most dramatic naval episodes of World War II (1939-1945). It took place at a time when the resources of the Royal Navy were stretched thinly, and the British Home Fleet were hard pressed... Read more >
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German Commerce Raider vs British Cruiser
The Atlantic & The Pacific 1941
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

During World War II, the Kriegsmarine armed a number of merchant vessels with concealed guns and torpedo tubes for surprise attacks against Allied shipping. To counter this deadly threat, the Royal Navy employed cruisers and their intelligence-gathering apparatus to find and destroy the disguised German commerce raiders. This Duel title covers... Read more >
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Yangtze River Gunboats 1900-49

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

From the end of the 19th century through the first half of the 20th, most Western powers maintained a naval presence in China. These gunboats protected traders and missionaries, safeguarded national interests, and patrolled Chinese rivers in search of pirates. It was a wild, lawless time in China as ruthless warlords... Read more >
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F-86 Sabre Aces of the 51st Fighter Wing

Written by Warren Thompson
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.95

The 51st Fighter Wing initially flew the F-80C in the Korean War, but in 1951, the 51st brought in high-scoring World War 2 ace Colonel Francis Gabreski to assume command when it converted from the F-80 over to the newly arrived F-86E. His recruits included his elite 4th Wing pilots, and... Read more >
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F4U Corsair Units of the Korean War

Written by Warren Thompson
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.95

The definitive account of F-4 Corsair Units deployed in the Korean War (1950-1953), this book tells the story of the 26 US Navy Squadrons, most of which were carrier based, and the 6 Marine Corps F-4 squadrons that flew combat missions against the North Koreans.

Drawing from a vast repository of personal... Read more >
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The Rice Paddy Navy
The Rice Paddy Navy
Written by Linda Kush
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849088114
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The Rice Paddy Navy
U.S. Sailors Undercover in China
Written by Linda Kush


Format: Hardcover, 316 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $24.95

After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Navy knew it would need vital information from the Pacific. Nationalist China was particularly well-suited to provide vital information about the Japanese and the Pacific weather patterns. Captain Milton ‘Mary’ Miles journeyed to China to set up weather stations and monitor the...

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The Rice Paddy Navy
U.S. Sailors Undercover in China
Written by Linda Kush


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $9.95

After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Navy knew it would need vital information from the Pacific. Nationalist China was particularly well-suited to provide vital information about the Japanese and the Pacific weather patterns. Captain Milton ‘Mary’ Miles journeyed to China to set up weather stations and monitor the...

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Imperial Japanese Navy Aces 1937-45

Written by Henry Sakaida
Illustrated by Tom Tullis


Format: eBook, 116 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $15.95

The outcome of the Pacific War was heavily influenced by the results of naval battles between the Imperial Japanese fleet and the US Navy. One of the key elements was Japan's large fighter component, which had gained experience over Manchuria, China and Mongolia in the late 1930s. Flying A5Ms, at least... Read more >
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Pearl Harbor 1941
The day of infamy - Revised Edition
Written by Carl Smith
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $15.95

December 7, 1941 was one of the single most decisive days of World War II (1939-1945) - the day that brought the USA into the fight. Six Japanese aircraft carriers disgorged their full complements in two waves on the superior US Pacific Fleet as it lay slumbering in Pearl Harbor. Depending on... Read more >
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Macarthur's Navy
Macarthur's Navy
Written by Edwin P. Hoyt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824370
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Macarthur's Navy

Written by Edwin P. Hoyt


Format: eBook, 216 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2012
Price: $12.99

Yet another in-depth military account from the prolific Hoyt. Focusing on the US Seventh Fleet, the author offers a vivid, authoritative log of key operations launched by Gen. Douglas MacArthur, commander of Allied forces in WW II's Southwest Pacific theater. Starting in late 1943, to illustrate, MacArthur directed American and Australian troops on... Read more >
Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18
Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18
Written by Ryan Noppen, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086882
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Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18

Written by Ryan Noppen
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $17.95

Despite imperial politics, a modern Austro-Hungarian battleship fleet was built and contested Italian dominance of the Adriatic and the Mediterranean through a series of daring naval raids that netted greater success than anything the German High Seas Fleet accomplished in the North Sea.

The nineteenth century saw the assertion of Habsburg sea... Read more >
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Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18

Written by Ryan Noppen
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

Despite imperial politics, a modern Austro-Hungarian battleship fleet was built and contested Italian dominance of the Adriatic and the Mediterranean through a series of daring naval raids that netted greater success than anything the German High Seas Fleet accomplished in the North Sea.

The nineteenth century saw the assertion of Habsburg sea... Read more >
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French Warship Crews 1789-1805
From the French Revolution to Trafalgar
Written by Terry Crowdy
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $14.95

This book gives a detailed and authentic account of the life and experiences of French warship crews from the French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1802) up to Trafalgar. It describes the recruitment and composition of crews, the different duties performed and the living conditions they had to endure at sea. Their experiences of fighting... Read more >
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Japanese Pacific Island Defenses 1941-45

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

The prolonged and bloody fighting for control of the Japanese occupied Pacific islands in World War II is a key point in 20th-century warfare. No two islands were alike in the systems and nature of their defensive emplacements, and local improvization and command preferences affected both materials used and defensive models... Read more >
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