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US Marine Rifleman 1939-45
Pacific Theater
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


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

Osprey's study of United States Marine Corps riflemen during World War II (1939-1945). It is sometimes a basic assumption that a US Marine Corps rifleman was essentially trained, uniformed, equipped, and armed much the same as a US Army rifleman during World War II. While there were of course similarities, the... Read more >
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Merrill's Marauders

Written by Edward Young
Illustrated by Adam Hook


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

Merrill's Marauders were the first American Army infantry unit to fight in the China-Burma-India theater, and one of the most renowned units to come out of World War II (1939-1945). The Marauders established a lasting reputation for hard fighting and tenacity in the face of adversity, combating a determined enemy, some... Read more >
New York 1776
The Continentals' first battle
Written by David Smith
Illustrated by Graham Turner


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

Osprey's examination of the COntinentals' first battle of the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783). General Sir William Howe's NewYork campaign gave the British their best chance of destroying the Continental Army and George Washington's resistance to colonial power. Having initially assembled his forces on Staten Island, Howe succeeded in dividing the Continentals, defeated... Read more >
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Okinawa 1945
The last battle
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


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

By the spring of 1945 the Allies were sweeping all before them in the Pacific War against Japan, and a series of victories had reclaimed many of the islands and territories seized by the Imperial Japanese forces in the early months of the war. The dark days of humiliating defeat were... Read more >
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Panama 1989-90

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

In December 1989 US Army forces, supported by the US Air Force and US Navy, participated in Operation 'Just Cause'--the invasion of Panama. A combination of airborne, helicopter and ground assaults quickly secured key objectives and eliminated organized resistance. Beginning with a brief history of US-Panama relations and the development of... Read more >
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Republic F-105 Thunderchief

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Republic F-105 was the fastest and most successful Cold War strike fighter. Designed to deliver nuclear weapons at low altitude and then fight its way back to base it was the primary weapon in the USAF's world-wide tactical strike arsenal in the early 1960s. Thunderchief pilots in Europe, the Far... Read more >
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Republic F-105 Thunderchief
Republic F-105 Thunderchief
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Adam Tooby
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961736
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Republic F-105 Thunderchief

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Republic F-105 was the fastest and most successful Cold War strike fighter. Designed to deliver nuclear weapons at low altitude and then fight its way back to base it was the primary weapon in the USAF's world-wide tactical strike arsenal in the early 1960s. Thunderchief pilots in Europe, the Far... Read more >
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Stryker Combat Vehicles

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


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

The eight-wheeled (8x8) Stryker combat light armored vehicle was adopted by the US Army in 2002 to provide a comparatively rapidly deployable contingency force with armor protection, tactical mobility, and heavy firepower, as well as advanced command, control communications, computer, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities. Covering the first new US... Read more >
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Tet Offensive 1968
Turning point in Vietnam
Written by James Arnold


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

Osprey's study of the 1968 Tet Offensive, which was the decisive battle for Vietnam (1955-1975). Masterminded by the brilliant North Vietnamese General, Vo Nguyen Giap, it was intended to trigger a general uprising in South Vietnam. However, the bloody fighting for Saigon, Hue and other cities actually resulted in a catastrophic defeat... Read more >
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The Great Locomotive Chase - The Andrews Raid 1862

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Mariusz Kozik


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $9.95

In April 1862, the stage was set for one of the greatest locomotive chases in history. Union forces planned to steal a train and travel at high speed to Chattanooga, Tennessee, disabling the line as they went, in order to cut off vital rail supplies to the Confederate stronghold of Atlanta... Read more >
The Boys of '67
The Boys of '67
Written by Andrew Wiest
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780962023
Our Price: $25.95
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The Boys of '67
Charlie Company's War in Vietnam
Written by Andrew Wiest


Format: Hardcover, 376 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $25.95

When the 160 men of Charlie Company (4th Battalion/47th Infantry/9th ID) were drafted by the US Army in May 1966, they were part of the wave of conscription that would swell the American military to 80,000 combat troops in theater by the height of the war in 1968. In the spring...

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US Army Air Force (2)

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Francis Chin


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

While the most conspicuous components of the US Army Air Forces in World War II (1939-1945) were the air units, there were also hundreds of ground units and organisations. Besides assigned military personnel the AAF also employed thousands of civilians. Many unique outfits were designed to meet the AAF's special needs... Read more >
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US Army Airborne 1940-90

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

Osprey's examination of the US Army's airborne division in various conflicts, such as World War II (1939-1945) and the Vietnam War (1955-1975). The first 50 years of the US Army airborne arm is a story of continuing battles with the nation's enemies, of battles within the Army's hierarchy, of change, and... Read more >
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US Army Combat Equipments 1910-88

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

Whether referred to as web gear, TE-21, TA50, LBE or LCE, the American soldier's individual combat equipment was seldom praised – except by its developers. Nevertheless, it has always been, and will continue to be an essential part of the fighting man's burden. With the aid of plenty of contemporary photographs... Read more >
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US Army Rangers & LRRP Units 1942-87

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

Ranger - the very word conjures up visions of small, highly trained units executing lightning-fast raids on an unexpecting enemy. It is also synonymous with high esprit de corps and excellence at arms. The US Army Rangers provide units of well-disciplined soldiers who possess the knowledge and courage to operate on... Read more >
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US Army Special Forces 1952-84

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

From its very inception the United States Army Special Forces has been enmeshed in controversy, its mission misunderstood to varying degrees, and its very existence opposed by some of the Army hierarchy. Nevertheless it continues to serve in a highly specialised role in all manner of differing conditions. There can be... Read more >
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The US Army in World War II (2)
The Mediterranean
Written by Mark Henry
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

It was the Mediterranean theatre which saw the blooding of the US Army against the German Wehrmacht, in North Africa in the winter of 1943-44 of World War II (1939-1945). After this rough education the US forces pressed on to Sicily, the South of France and the Italian mainland. Here, faced... Read more >
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US Army Infantryman in Vietnam 1965-73

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Kevin Lyles


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

This book tells the compelling story of the average US infantryman in the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Beginning with conscription, enlistment, Basic Training, and Advanced Individual Training at the Armed Forces Induction Center at Fort Polk (the infamous “Tigerland”), it goes on to explore the day-to-day realities of service in Vietnam, from... Read more >
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US Marine Corps 1941-45

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

While the US Marine Corps was one of the smallest of American armed services in World War II (1939-1945), its contribution to the final victory cannot be overstated. The US Marine Corps may have only comprised 5 percent of America’s armed forces, but it suffered 10 percent of all World War... Read more >
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US Marine Infantry Combat Uniforms and Equipment 2000-12
US Marine Infantry Combat Uniforms and Equipment 2000-12
Written by J. Kenneth Ewald, Illustrated by J. Eward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087995
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US Marine Infantry Combat Uniforms and Equipment 2000-12

Written by J. Kenneth Ewald
Illustrated by J. Eward


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $18.95

The US Marine Corps has been a key part of the US presence in a host of combat zones in the first years of the 21st century, from Iraq to Afghanistan. With a front-line strength of over 200,000 active-duty personnel, the USMC is significantly larger than the entire armed forces of... Read more >
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US Marine Infantry Combat Uniforms and Equipment 2000-12

Written by J. Kenneth Ewald
Illustrated by J. Eward


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

The US Marine Corps has been a key part of the US presence in a host of combat zones in the first years of the 21st century, from Iraq to Afghanistan. With a front-line strength of over 200,000 active-duty personnel, the USMC is significantly larger than the entire armed forces of... Read more >
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US World War II Amphibious Tactics
Army & Marine Corps, Pacific Theater
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


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

Osprey's study of the United States' naval tactics during World War II (1939-1945
). The US armed forces were responsible for many tactical innovations during the years 1941–45, but in no field was US mastery more complete than amphibious warfare. In the vast, almost empty battlefield of the Pacific the US Navy... Read more >
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Vicksburg 1863
Grant clears the Mississippi
Written by Alan Hankinson


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

The 1863 Vicksburg campaign was to prove decisive to the outcome of the American Civil War (1861-1865). Known as the 'Gibraltar of the West', Vicksburg was the last Confederate stronghold on the Mississippi River. In a masterly campaign Grant used riverboats and steamers to land his army south of the city... Read more >
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Irregular Army
Irregular Army
Written by Matt Kennard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844678808
Our Price: $26.95
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Irregular Army
How the US Military Recruited Neo-Nazis, Gang Members, and Criminals to Fight the War on Terror
Written by Matt Kennard


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2012
Price: $26.95

Since the launch of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars—now the longest wars in American history—the US military has struggled to recruit troops. It has responded, as Matt Kennard’s explosive investigative report makes clear, by opening its doors to neo-Nazis, white supremacists, gang members, criminals of all stripes, the overweight, and the... Read more >
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Irregular Army
How the US Military Recruited Neo-Nazis, Gang Members, and Criminals to Fight the War on Terror
Written by Matt Kennard


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 17, 2012
Price: $24.95

Since the launch of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars—now the longest wars in American history—the US military has struggled to recruit troops. It has responded, as Matt Kennard’s explosive investigative report makes clear, by opening its doors to neo-Nazis, white supremacists, gang members, criminals of all stripes, the overweight, and the... Read more >
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