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Talavera 1809
Talavera 1809
Written by Rene Chartrand, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961804
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Talavera 1809
Wellingtonís Lighting Strike Into Spain
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $21.95

The battle of Talavera in 1809 was one of the major battles of the Peninsular War and Arthur Wellesley's first victory in Spain itself, following which he was created Viscount Wellington of Talavera and Wellington.
Having driven the French forces in Portugal under Marshal Soult out of the country following his victory... Read more >
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Talavera 1809
Wellington's lightning strike into Spain
Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The battle of Talavera in 1809 was one of the major battles of the Peninsular War and Arthur Wellesley’s first victory in Spain itself, following which he was created Viscount Wellington of Talavera and Wellington. Although Wellesely’s forces were outnumbered, and a sizeable contingent of the Spanish ran away, he had... Read more >
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Air War in the Falklands 1982

Written by Chris Chant
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Falklands War (1982), fought between the United Kingdom and Argentina for the possession of the Falkland Islands, was probably the last 'colonial' war that will ever be undertaken by the British. This book shows how the key to British success was the speed with which the British gained and then... Read more >
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Israeli A-4 Skyhawk Units in Combat

Written by Shlomo Aloni
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The light and agile A-4 Skyhawk was the first modern American jet to be offered to the Israeli Air Force, marking the point where the US took over from France as Israel's chief military supplier. Deliveries began too late for the A-4 to fight in the Six-Day War (1967), but it... Read more >
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Lockheed SR-71 Operations in the Far East

Written by Paul Crickmore
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Even before the first operational flight of the legendary Lockheed U-2 spy plane, aircraft design genius Kelly Johnson began work with his team at the company's "Skunk Works" plant on the type's replacement. The result was the SR-71. First deployed on March 9, 1968, this tri-sonic 'hotrod' flew its first operational... Read more >
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B-1B Lancer Units in Combat

Written by Thomas Withington
Illustrated by Mark Styling


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

The development of the B-1B Lancer bomber was difficult to say the least. Originally conceived to fulfill a USAF requirement for an Advanced Manned Strategic Aircraft, the original B-1A concept aircraft was accused of being a white elephant, capable of performing nothing which could not be achieved at less financial and... Read more >
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B-2A Spirit Units in Combat

Written by Thomas Withington
Illustrated by Chris Davey


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

The B-2A ‘Spirit’ was an aircraft conceived to fight the Cold War (1946-1991) but which has proved invaluable to both the ‘New World Order’ and more recently the ‘War on Terrorism’. The combination of low-observability, precision strike, range and payload flexibility has made the ‘Spirit’ the weapon of choice when America... Read more >
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The Fortifications of Malta 1530-1945

Written by Charles Stephenson
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

The Island of Malta occupies a pivotal position in the Mediterranean, forming an outpost between North Africa and the soft underbelly of Europe. Such has been its strategic importance throughout the years that it has become one of the most fortified places in the world. Following the successful defence of the... Read more >
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Rumanian Aces of World War 2

Written by Denes Bernad
Illustrated by John Weal


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

First seeing action in the wake of the German invasion of the USSR in June 1941, the Royal Rumanian Air Force had been allied to the Luftwaffe since the Romanian government signed a Tripartite Pact with Germany and Italy in November 1940. This book reveals how, despite suffering heavy losses to... Read more >
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Scottish Baronial Castles 1250-1450

Written by Michael Brown
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

Devastated by the civil wars of the 17th century or by the neglect and deliberate destruction of their owners who saw them as archaic and barbaric, the vast majority of Scottish baronial castles built between 1250 and 1450 survive as little more than skeletal ruins. These reminders of Scotland's past have... Read more >
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Ghost on the Throne
Ghost on the Throne
Written by James Romm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456601
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Ghost on the Throne
The Death of Alexander the Great and the Bloody Fight for His Empire
Written by James Romm


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $17.00

When Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-two, his empire stretched from the Adriatic Sea in the west all the way to modern-day India in the east. In an unusual compromise, his two heirs—a mentally damaged half brother, Philip III, and an infant son, Alexander IV, born after his...

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Advanced Terrain Modelling

Written by Richard Windrow


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $31.95

The secrets of top-class terrain modelling are revealed and demonstrated by Richard Windrow, one of the world's leading diorama modellers, in this new addition to the successful Masterclass series. Everything from medieval castles to the destruction wrought upon modern cities by war is covered in this wide-ranging and accessible approach. Explore... Read more >
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The Fortifications of Ancient Israel and Judah 1200-586 BC

Written by Samuel Rocca
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $13.95

This book provides a detailed study of the fortifications of the founders of Ancient Israel from the time of their first settlement in the Middle East, through the periods of the united and divided kingdoms, until the sack of Jersualem in 586 BC. It begins in the period of Israelite settlement... Read more >
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The Berlin Wall
and the Inner-German Border 1961-89
Written by Gordon L. Rottman
Illustrated by Chris Taylor


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $13.95

The border between East and West Germany was closed on 26 May 1953. On 13 August 1961 crude fences and walls were erected around West Berlin: the Berlin Wall had been created. The Wall encircled West Berlin for a distance of 155km, and its barriers and surveillance systems evolved over the... Read more >
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North Vietnamese Army Soldier 1958-75

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Brian Delf


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $14.95

The North Vietnamese Army is often forgotten by the histories of the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Commonly mistaken for the locally raised Viet Cong guerrillas, the NVA was in fact an entirely different force for the Democratic Republic of Vietnam. After first supporting the VC in the Republic of Vietnam in 1958... Read more >
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Auldearn 1645
The Marquis of Montrose's Scottish campaign
Written by Stuart Reid
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


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

In August 1644, at the height of the First English Civil War (1642-1646), John Graham, the Marquis of Montrose, raised the standard of Royalist rebellion in Scotland. In a single year he won a string of remarkable victories with his army of Irish mercenaries and Highland clansmen. His victory at Auldearn... Read more >
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Borodino 1812
Borodino 1812
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086967
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Borodino 1812
Napoleon's great gamble
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $21.95

The battle of Borodino was one of the greatest encounters in European history, and one of the largest and most sanguinary in the Napoleonic Wars. Following the breakdown of relations between Russia and France, Napoleon assembled a vast Grande Armée drawn from the many states within the French sphere of influence... Read more >
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Borodino 1812
Napoleon's great gamble
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


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

The battle of Borodino was one of the greatest encounters in European history, and one of the largest and most sanguinary in the Napoleonic Wars. Following the breakdown of relations between Russia and France, Napoleon assembled a vast Grande Armée drawn from the many states within the French sphere of influence... Read more >
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Castles and Tower Houses of the Scottish Clans 1450-1650

Written by Stuart Reid
Illustrated by Graham Turner


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

With the exception of the key royal sites, such as Stirling and Edinburgh, few Scottish castles were located at strategic points, or were intended to house garrisons required to defend or subjugate towns. Instead they were primarily fortified dwelling houses, erected in an environment of weak Royal authority and endemic feuding... Read more >
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Vietnam Airborne

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

Osprey's examination of airborne units of the Vietnam War (1955-1975). The Airborne units that fought against the Viet Cong in Vietnam were a select brotherhood. Their ability to respond and move rapidly by air transport or helicopter, combined with their flexibility in ever-changing tactical situations, saved the day in many brutal... Read more >
Warsaw Pact Ground Forces

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

Osprey's study of the ground forces of the Cold War (1946-1991). While much has been published on the armed forces of the USSR during the 1980s, surprisingly little is available on the forces supplied by the other member nations of the Warsaw Pact. Rivalling the size of the United States Army... Read more >
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World Special Forces Insignia

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Simon McCouaig


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

There exists among the world's armies a proliferation of special forces groups. Today's smaller armies, especially those of developing nations, demand maximum efficiency in force structure and employment. Mountain, jungle, arctic and desert areas require special purpose units trained, conditioned, and equipped to master these environments. This volume by ex-weapons specialist... Read more >
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Badajoz 1812
Wellington's bloodiest siege
Written by Ian Fletcher
Illustrated by Bill Younghusband


Format: eBook, 98 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The storming of Badajoz was an epic action which involved Wellington’s infantry in some of the most savage hand-to-hand fighting of the whole Peninsular War (1812). At appalling cost in a nightmare assault during the night of the 6 April 1812, Wellington’s soldiers hacked their way over the bodies of their... Read more >
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The English Civil War Armies

Written by Peter Young
Illustrated by Michael Roffe


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

The year 1642 witnessed the outbreak of the first English Civil War, which saw Royalist troops loyal to King Charles fight the Parliamentarians in several major battles and many sieges. Peter Young explores the tactics, equipment and organisation of the armies of both sides, drawing a compelling picture of what it... Read more >
French Army 1870-71 Franco-Prussian War (2)
Republican Troops
Written by Stephen Shann
Illustrated by Richard Hook


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

The capitulation of Napoleon and his army at Sedan in September 1870 shook Paris to its foundations. The Second Empire was swept from power, and a Government of National Defence hastily put in its place. To replace the weakened professional army the French called for a 'war of the people'. A... Read more >
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