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Concrete Hell: Urban Warfare From Stalingrad to Iraq

Written by Louis Dimarco


Format: eBook, 232 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $9.95

Throughout history cities have been at the center of warfare, from sieges to street-fighting, from peace-keeping to coups de mains. Sun Tzu admonished his readers of The Art of War that the lowest realization of warfare was to attack a fortified city. Indeed, although strategists have advised against it across the... Read more >
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Balaclava 1854
The Charge of the Light Brigade
Written by John Sweetman


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

Osprey's examination of one of the most important battles of the Crimean War (1853-1856). The port of Balaclava was crucial in maintaining the supply lines for the Allied siege of Sevastapol. The Russian attack in October 1854 therefore posed a major threat to the survival of the Allied cause. This book... Read more >
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The Mareth Line 1943
The Mareth Line 1943
Written by Ken Ford, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960937
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The Mareth Line 1943
The end in Africa
Written by Ken Ford
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $21.95

The battle of El Alamein in World War II saw the shattering of Germany's hopes for victory in North Africa. From this point on the end was inevitable, as Rommel's forces began the long retreat that was to end in Tunisia in May 1943 when, hemmed in by British and American... Read more >
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The Mareth Line 1943
The end in Africa
Written by Ken Ford
Illustrated by Steve Noon


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

The battle of El Alamein in World War II saw the shattering of Germany's hopes for victory in North Africa. From this point on the end was inevitable, as Rommel's forces began the long retreat that was to end in Tunisia in May 1943 when, hemmed in by British and American... Read more >
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El arte de la guerra (The Art of War)
El arte de la guerra (The Art of War)
Written by Sun Tzu, Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800227
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El arte de la guerra (The Art of War)

Written by Sun Tzu
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $14.95

Recopilado más de dos mil años atrás por un misterioso guerrero filósofo, El arte de la guerra sigue siendo, quizás, hoy en día, el libro de estrategia más prestigioso e influyente del mundo, estudiado en Asia por políticos modernos y ejecutivos con el mismo entusiasmo con el que fuera consultado en... Read more >
French Napoleonic Infantry Tactics 1792-1815

Written by Paddy Griffith
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $14.95

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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Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307888754
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $26.00

In his celebrated bestsellers Agent Zigzag and Operation Mincemeat, Ben Macintyre told the dazzling true stories of a remarkable WWII double agent and of how the Allies employed a corpse to fool the Nazis and assure a decisive victory.  In Double Cross, Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand final deception of the... Read more >
Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre
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ISBN: 9780307888761
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

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   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...

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Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre
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ISBN: 9780307990686
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $26.00

In his celebrated bestsellers Agent Zigzag and Operation Mincemeat, Ben Macintyre told the dazzling true stories of a remarkable WWII double agent and of how the Allies employed a corpse to fool the Nazis and assure a decisive victory.  In Double Cross, Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand final deception of the... Read more >
Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre, Read by John Lee
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307990433
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre
Read by John Lee


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $40.00

In his celebrated bestsellers Agent Zigzag and Operation Mincemeat, Ben Macintyre told the dazzling true stories of a remarkable WWII double agent and of how the Allies employed a corpse to fool the Nazis and assure a decisive victory.  In Double Cross, Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand final deception of the... Read more >
Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre, Read by John Lee
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307990440
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre
Read by John Lee


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $20.00

In his celebrated bestsellers Agent Zigzag and Operation Mincemeat, Ben Macintyre told the dazzling true stories of a remarkable WWII double agent and of how the Allies employed a corpse to fool the Nazis and assure a decisive victory.  In Double Cross, Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand final deception of the... Read more >
Bonhomme Richard vs Serapis
Bonhomme Richard vs Serapis
Written by Mark Lardas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087858
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Bonhomme Richard vs Serapis
Flamborough Head 1779
Written by Mark Lardas


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $18.95

The clash between the American Bonhomme Richard and the British HMS Serapis during the American Revolutionary War is perhaps the most famous single-ship duel in history. This epic battle between two very similar ships - and crews - off the coast of Britain in September 1779 created two naval heroes: in... Read more >
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The Bazooka
The Bazooka
Written by Gordon L. Rottman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849088015
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The Bazooka

Written by Gordon L. Rottman


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $18.95

The bazooka was the popular name given to the innovative US rocket-propelled, man-portable antitank weapon that saw widespread service with US and other forces from 1942 to the early 1980s and was described by Eisenhower as one of the four "Tools of Victory" - with the atom bomb, the Jeep, and... Read more >
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Demyansk 1942-43
Demyansk 1942-43
Written by Robert Forczyk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085526
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Demyansk 1942-43
The frozen fortress
Written by Robert Forczyk


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $21.95

The fighting around the town of Demyansk was one of the longest encirclement battles on the Eastern Front during the Second World War, stretching from February 1942 to February 1943. Originally, the German 16. Armee occupied Demyansk in the fall of 1941 because it was key terrain - a crossroads located... Read more >
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Knight's Move - The Hunt for Marshal Tito 1944
Knight's Move - The Hunt for Marshal Tito 1944
Written by David Greentree
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086011
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Knight's Move - The Hunt for Marshal Tito 1944

Written by David Greentree


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $18.95

On 25 May 1944 800 men of the 500th SS Parachute battalion descended on Drvar, a town behind enemy lines in north-western Bosnia; their aim was to kill or capture Tito, a major leader of the Yugoslavian partisan movement. The Abwehr had discovered his location there. SS Major Otto Skorzeny had... Read more >
Tokugawa Ieyasu
Tokugawa Ieyasu
Written by Stephen Turnbull
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085748
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Tokugawa Ieyasu

Written by Stephen Turnbull


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $18.95

Towards the end of the 16th century three outstanding commanders brought Japan's century of civil wars to an end, and even though reunification was first achieved under Toyotomi Hideyoshi, it was his successor Tokugawa Ieyasu who was to ensure a lasting peace.

In terms of his strategic and political achievements Ieyasu ranks... Read more >
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Yamamoto Isoroku
Yamamoto Isoroku
Written by Mark Stille
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087315
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Yamamoto Isoroku

Written by Mark Stille


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $18.95

Yamamoto Isoroku is the most well-known of Japan's military leaders and his name will be forever linked to the attack on Pearl Harbor.  Because the attack was such an apparent success, he has gone down as one of the most brilliant naval figures in history. 
 
The truth is rather different as explained in this...

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The Falklands 1982
The Falklands 1982
Written by Gregory Fremont-Barnes, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086073
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The Falklands 1982
Ground operations in the South Atlantic
Written by Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $21.95

On the night of 1-2 April 1982, the Argentinian Junta led by Gen. Leopoldo Galtieri made its move against the Falkland Islands. On 3 April British Prime Minister Mrs. Margaret Thatcher faced an appalled and furious House of Commons to announce that Argentine armed forces had landed on British sovereign territory... Read more >
Gothic Serpent - Black Hawk Down Mogadishu 1993
Gothic Serpent - Black Hawk Down Mogadishu 1993
Written by Clayton Chun, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085847
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Gothic Serpent - Black Hawk Down Mogadishu 1993

Written by Clayton Chun
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $18.95

The United States had demonstrated its military superiority worldwide with its lightning victory over Iraq in 1991. As the only superpower in the world, few would argue that Washington could not prevail in a conventional conflict. Humanitarian missions, however, were another story. Although the United States had experience in a few... Read more >
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The Last Full Measure
The Last Full Measure
Written by Michael Stephenson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307952776
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The Last Full Measure
How Soldiers Die in Battle
Written by Michael Stephenson


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $11.99

In this brilliantly researched, deeply humane work of history, Michael Stephenson traces the paths that have led soldiers to their graves over the centuries, revealing a wealth of insight about the nature of combat, the differences among cultures, and the unchanging qualities of humanity itself.

Behind every soldier’s death lies a... Read more >
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M4 Sherman vs Type 97 Chi-Ha
M4 Sherman vs Type 97 Chi-Ha
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086387
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M4 Sherman vs Type 97 Chi-Ha
The Pacific 1945
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $17.95

While the Pacific campaign is not well known as a theater for tank combat, the US Army deployed nearly a third of its tank battalions to the Pacific, and Japan was among the top five tank manufacturers during the war. The obscurity of Pacific tank battles largely hinged on the tactics... Read more >
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Omar Bradley
Omar Bradley
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086608
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Omar Bradley

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $17.95

General Omar Bradley was the premier US Army tactical commander in the European Theater of Operations in 1944-45. A West Point classmate of Dwight Eisenhower, Bradley was the quintessential US field commander of World War II, elevated to high command with little combat experience but a solid track record as a... Read more >
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Pike and Shot Tactics 1590-1660

Written by Keith Roberts
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $14.95

Osprey's examiantion of pike and shot tactics employed in various wars of the 17th century. Throughout the 17th century, large parts of Europe were depopulated during wide-ranging and savage wars of religion and dynasty involving all of the major powers. These included the Dutch-Spanish wars of independence, The Thirty Years' War... Read more >
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The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780282992
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The Art of War
The New Illustrated Edition
Written by Sun Tzu


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $24.95

This classic Chinese text, the earliest known treatise on war, offers strategy and tactics that can be applied to every type of human conflict. Central to Sun Tzu's philosophy is the concept of using deception and superior intelligence to minimize risk, which has made his book required reading at military, business... Read more >
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The Five Rings
The Five Rings
Written by Musashi Miyamoto
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780281209
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The Five Rings
Miyamoto Musashi's Art of Strategy
Written by Musashi Miyamoto


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $24.95

Written by legendary Japanese swordsman Musashi Miyamoto, The Five Rings (c.1645) is a brilliant exposition of the struggle for mastery. Combining swordfighting techniques with Zen philosophy, this classic Bushido text - devoted to achieving success through strategy and tactics - is as relevant today as it was to the 17th-century samurai... Read more >
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