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French Foreign Legion 1872-1914

Written by Martin Windrow
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $13.95

This volume covers the classic 'Beau Geste' period, of the French Foreign Legion when the corps was expanded during the most dynamic years of French imperial expansion. Legion battalions fought in the deserts and mountains of southern Algeria and Morocco, as well as in the jungles of North Vietnam, West Africa... Read more >
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Marlborough

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $9.95

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, is one of the great commanders of history. Using his great charm and diplomatic skills he was able to bind troops from various European states into a cohesive army that won a string of victories over the French armies of King Louis XIV, the first... Read more >
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The Samurai Capture a King: Okinawa 1609

Written by Stephen Turnbull
Illustrated by Richard Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $9.95

A brilliant but little-known operation, the Shimazu clan raid on the independent kingdom of Ryukyu (modern Okinawa) in 1609 is one of the most extraordinary episodes in samurai history and the culmination of centuries of rivalry between the two powers. The defeat of the Shimazu at Sekigahara in 1600, and their... Read more >
Queen Victoria's Highlanders

Written by Stuart Reid
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $13.95

This book not only offers a tribute to the proud Highlander regiments who have served with distinction for over two centuries, but also offers an in-depth study of the period in which they made their name. As the British Empire dominated every corner of the globe, Queen Victoria's Highlanders served in... Read more >
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Red SAM: The SA-2 Guideline Anti-Aircraft Missile

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $13.95

The SA-2, nicknamed Red SAM, is the most widely used air defense missile in history, most famous for nearly sparking a nuclear exchange between the USSR and America when one brought down a U-2 spy plane in 1960. Deployed widely against American aircraft in Vietnam the SA-2 has seen service in... Read more >
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Spanish Civil War Tanks
The Proving Ground for Blitzkrieg
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $13.95

The tanks used during the Spanish Civil War are not often examined in any great detail, and are often labeled as little more than test vehicles in a convenient proving ground before World War II. But, with groundbreaking research, armor expert Steven J Zaloga has taken a fresh look at the... Read more >
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Ghost on the Throne
Ghost on the Throne
Written by James Romm
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307701503
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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: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $12.99

Alexander the Great, perhaps the most commanding leader in history, united his empire and his army by the titanic force of his will. His death at the age of thirty-two spelled the end of that unity.

The story of Alexander’s conquest of the Persian empire is known to many readers, but the... Read more >
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Artists in Times of War

Written by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

"Political power," says Howard Zinn, "is controlled by the corporate elite, and the arts are the locale for a kind of guerilla warfare in the sense that guerillas look for apertures and opportunities where they can have an effect." In Artists in Times of War, Zinn looks at the possibilities to... Read more >
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I Refuse to Die
My Journey For Freedom
Written by Koigi Wa Wamwere
Foreword by Kerry Kennedy and Nan Richardson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

An extraordinary account of how a laborer's son rose to challenge the power of despots, I Refuse to Die is both the autobiography of one gifted man who rose above the horrors of colonization, and an uncensored history of modern Kenya. The book is infused with the freedom songs of the... Read more >
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M60 vs T-62
M60 vs T-62
Written by Lon Nordeen and David Isby, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846036941
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M60 vs T-62
Cold War Combatants 1956-92
Written by Lon Nordeen and David Isby
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $17.95

Step onto the battlefield and immerse yourself in the experience of real historic combat. Designed for the battlefields of Europe at the height of the Cold War, the M60 and T-62 were the premier combat tanks of their day. However, it was in the deserts of the Middle East that they... Read more >
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Pegasus Bridge - Benouville, D-Day 1944
Pegasus Bridge - Benouville, D-Day 1944
Written by Will Fowler, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846038488
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Pegasus Bridge - Benouville, D-Day 1944

Written by Will Fowler
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $18.95

The night before D-Day, light infantry and a detachment of Royal Engineers landed by gliders at Pegasus Bridge, which spanned the Caen Canal. Quickly overwhelming the guards, they managed to hold the bridge and help prevent German reinforcements from reaching the British landing beaches. Will Fowler provides a detailed blow-by-blow account... Read more >
The Battle of Waterloo
The Battle of Waterloo
Written by Jeremy Black
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369963
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The Battle of Waterloo

Written by Jeremy Black


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $13.99

The name Waterloo has become synonymous with final, crushing defeat. Now this legendary battle is re-created in a groundbreaking book by an eminent British military historian making his major American debut. Revealing how and why Napoleon fell in Belgium in June 1815, The Battle of Waterloo definitively clears away the fog... Read more >
The Fortifications of Ancient Israel and Judah 1200-586 BC
The Fortifications of Ancient Israel and Judah 1200-586 BC
Written by Samuel Rocca, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846035081
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The Fortifications of Ancient Israel and Judah 1200-586 BC

Written by Samuel Rocca
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2010
Price: $18.95

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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Israeli A-4 Skyhawk Units in Combat
Israeli A-4 Skyhawk Units in Combat
Written by Shlomo Aloni, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846034305
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Israeli A-4 Skyhawk Units in Combat

Written by Shlomo Aloni
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2009
Price: $22.95

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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The Six Day War 1967: Sinai
The Six Day War 1967: Sinai
Written by Simon Dunstan, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846033636
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The Six Day War 1967: Sinai

Written by Simon Dunstan
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $19.95

In May 1967, Egypt expelled the United Nations peacekeeping forces stationed in the Sinai desert and deployed its army along its border with Israel, its moves coordinated with those of Jordan and Syria. By June, Israel realized that the international community would not act, and launched a pre-emptive strike against the... Read more >
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Scottish Baronial Castles 1250-1450
Scottish Baronial Castles 1250-1450
Written by Michael Brown, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846032868
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Scottish Baronial Castles 1250-1450

Written by Michael Brown
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2009
Price: $18.95

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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A Military History of Canada
A Military History of Canada
Written by Desmond Morton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551991405
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A Military History of Canada

Written by Desmond Morton


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $19.99

Updated to 2007, including Canada’s war on terrorism.

Is Canada really “a peaceable kingdom” with “an unmilitary people”? Nonsense, says Desmond Morton. This is a country that has been shaped, divided, and transformed by war — there is no greater influence in Canadian history, recent or remote.

From the shrewd tactics of... Read more >
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North Vietnamese Army Soldier 1958-75
North Vietnamese Army Soldier 1958-75
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Brian Delf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846033711
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North Vietnamese Army Soldier 1958-75

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Brian Delf


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $18.95

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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Lockheed SR-71 Operations in the Far East
Lockheed SR-71 Operations in the Far East
Written by Paul Crickmore, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846033193
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Lockheed SR-71 Operations in the Far East

Written by Paul Crickmore
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $22.95

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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The Utility of Force
The Utility of Force
Written by Rupert Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278111
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The Utility of Force
The Art of War in the Modern World
Written by Rupert Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $17.00

From a highly decorated general, a brilliant new way of understanding war and its role in the twenty-first century.

Drawing on his vast experience as a commander during the first Gulf War, and in Bosnia, Kosovo, and Northern Ireland, General Rupert Smith gives us a probing analysis of modern war. He demonstrates...

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At the Abyss
At the Abyss
Written by Thomas Reed
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307414625
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At the Abyss
An Insider's History of the Cold War
Written by Thomas Reed


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

“The Cold War . . . was a fight to the death,” notes Thomas C. Reed, “fought with bayonets, napalm, and high-tech weaponry of every sort—save one. It was not fought with nuclear weapons.” With global powers now engaged in cataclysmic encounters, there is no more important time for this essential... Read more >
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Home Fires Burning
Home Fires Burning
Written by Karen Houppert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307415486
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Home Fires Burning
Married to the Military-for Better or Worse
Written by Karen Houppert


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

As taps echoes across the cookie-cutter housing areas of upstate New York’s Fort Drum, the wives turn on the evening news, both hoping for and dreading word of their husbands overseas. It’s a ritual played out on military bases across the nation as the waiting wives of Karen Houppert’s extraordinary new... Read more >
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Mercenaries
Mercenaries
Written by Col. Michael Lee Lanning
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307416049
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Mercenaries
Soldiers of Fortune, from Ancient Greece to Today#s Private Military Companies
Written by Col. Michael Lee Lanning


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

SOLDIERS OF $$

Privateers, contract killers, corporate warriors. Contract soldiers go by many names, but they all have one thing in common: They fight for money and plunder rather than liberty, God, or country. Now acclaimed author and war vet Michael Lee Lanning traces the compelling history of these fighting machines–from the... Read more >
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No Room for Error
No Room for Error
Written by Col. John T. Carney and Benjamin F. Schemmer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307416230
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No Room for Error
The Story Behind the USAF Special Tactics Unit
Written by Col. John T. Carney and Benjamin F. Schemmer


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

“John Carney is one of the few heroes I have.”
–LT. COL. L. H. “BUCKY” BURRUSS, USA (Ret.)
Founding member and Deputy Commander of Delta Force

When the U.S. Air Force decided to create an elite “special tactics” team in the late 1970s to work in conjunction with special-operations forces combating terrorists and... Read more >
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French Napoleonic Infantry Tactics 1792-1815
French Napoleonic Infantry Tactics 1792-1815
Written by Paddy Griffith, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846032783
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French Napoleonic Infantry Tactics 1792-1815

Written by Paddy Griffith
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2007
Price: $18.95

Osprey's examination of French infantry tactics during the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). For over 20 years France was the dominating, controlling and conquering power of the western world, a result not only of Napoleon's inspired leadership, but of the efforts of almost an entire generation of Frenchmen under arms. The French Revolution... Read more >
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