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The New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War I

Written by Wayne Stack
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $13.95

Although comparatively small in number, the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War I (1914-1918) earned an elite reputation on the Western Front, and the New Zealanders' war effort was a defining moment in their national history and sense of identity. The statistics are astonishing: of the total population of New Zealand... Read more >
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The New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War I
The New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War I
Written by Wayne Stack, Illustrated by Mike Chappell
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ISBN: 9781849085397
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The New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War I

Written by Wayne Stack
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $17.95

Although comparatively small in number, the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War I (1914-1918) earned an elite reputation on the Western Front, and the New Zealanders' war effort was a defining moment in their national history and sense of identity. The statistics are astonishing: of the total population of New Zealand... Read more >
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St Mihiel 1918
The American Expeditionary Forces' trial by fire
Written by David Bonk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $15.95

The St Mihiel salient had been formed in 1914 as the Germans drove towards Paris at the beginning of World War I (1914-1918). The French had attempted to recapture it in 1915 without success and in 1916 the Germans used the area as a base to attack Verdun. The bitter battle... Read more >
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St Mihiel 1918
St Mihiel 1918
Written by David Bonk, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
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ISBN: 9781849083911
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St Mihiel 1918
The American Expeditionary Forces' trial by fire
Written by David Bonk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $19.95

The St Mihiel salient had been formed in 1914 as the Germans drove towards Paris at the beginning of World War I (1914-1918). The French had attempted to recapture it in 1915 without success and in 1916 the Germans used the area as a base to attack Verdun. The bitter battle... Read more >
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No 60 Sqn RFC/RAF
No 60 Sqn RFC/RAF
Written by Alex Revell, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083331
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No 60 Sqn RFC/RAF

Written by Alex Revell
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $25.95

When No 60 Sqn arrived in France in May 1916, partially equipped with the delightfully named Morane Bullet, there were only two dedicated single-seat fighter squadrons on the Western Front. Operating initially as a utility unit, No 60 Sqn's duties were mixed - reconnaissance, fighter patrols and escorts (by one Flight)... Read more >
The Proud Tower
The Proud Tower
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman
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ISBN: 9780307798114
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The Proud Tower
A Portrait of the World Before the War, 1890-1914; Barbara W. Tuchman's Great War Series
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $11.99

The Proud Tower, the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Guns of August, and The Zimmerman Telegram comprise Barbara W. Tuchman’s classic histories of the First World War era

During the fateful quarter century leading up to World War I, the climax of a century of rapid, unprecedented change, a privileged few enjoyed Olympian luxury...

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British Campaign Medals of the First World War
British Campaign Medals of the First World War
Written by Peter Duckers
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ISBN: 9780747808435
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British Campaign Medals of the First World War

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $12.95

Britain has issued medals rewarding war service since at least the early nineteenth century, and increasingly through the period of its imperial expansion prior to 1914, but examples of many of the early types are now scarce. However, few families escaped some involvement with "the Great War" of 1914-18, and many... Read more >
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Lawrence of Arabia
Lawrence of Arabia
Written by David Murphy, Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
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ISBN: 9781849083683
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Lawrence of Arabia
The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history
Written by David Murphy
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.95

Thomas Edward Lawrence, more popularly known as Lawrence of Arabia, was one of the most iconic figures of the 20th century, immortalized on stage and screen, whose exploits in the Middle East in the second half of World War I helped shape the campaign in that part of the world. In... Read more >
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Lawrence of Arabia

Written by David Murphy
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $9.95

Thomas Edward Lawrence, more popularly known as Lawrence of Arabia, was one of the most iconic figures of the 20th century, immortalized on stage and screen, whose exploits in the Middle East in the second half of World War I helped shape the campaign in that part of the world. In... Read more >
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The Missing of the Somme
The Missing of the Somme
Written by Geoff Dyer
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ISBN: 9780307742971
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The Missing of the Somme

Written by Geoff Dyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $14.95

Geoff Dyer’s classic The Missing of the Somme is part travelogue, part meditation on remembrance—and completely, unabashedly, unlike any other book about the First World War. Through visits to battlefields and memorials, he examines the way that photographs and film, poetry and prose determined—sometimes in advance of the events described—the way...

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The Missing of the Somme
The Missing of the Somme
Written by Geoff Dyer
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ISBN: 9780307743237
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The Missing of the Somme

Written by Geoff Dyer


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $11.99

Geoff Dyer’s classic The Missing of the Somme is part travelogue, part meditation on remembrance—and completely, unabashedly, unlike any other book about the First World War. Through visits to battlefields and memorials, he examines the way that photographs and film, poetry and prose determined—sometimes in advance of the events described—the way...

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Naval Aces of World War 1 Part I
Naval Aces of World War 1 Part I
Written by Jon Guttman, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083454
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Naval Aces of World War 1 Part I

Written by Jon Guttman
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $22.95

Though understandably overshadowed by their army colleagues, naval aviators played a significant role in World War 1, including some noteworthy contributions of fighter aviation. At a time when the Royal Flying Corps was struggling to match the 'Fokker Scourge' of 1915-16, the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) was first to use... Read more >
ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15
ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15
Written by Ian Sumner, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083287
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ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15
From New Guinea to Gallipoli
Written by Ian Sumner
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $18.95

This title explores the recruitment, training, and combat experiences of the famous ANZAC infantry in the opening years of World War I (1914-1918). Worried about the growing power of Japan and the German Far Eastern colonies, Australia and New Zealand had both introduced conscription in 1912. When war broke out in... Read more >
Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917
Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917
Written by Clayton Donnell, Illustrated by Brian Delf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084123
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Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917

Written by Clayton Donnell
Illustrated by Brian Delf


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

The Battle of Verdun is one of the most well known and infamous battles in history. While the battle is remembered for acts of horror, bravery, and honor, it is also closely entwined with the ring of fortifications built to defend the key town of Verdun on the Meuse River that... Read more >
Mark V Tank
Mark V Tank
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Tony Bryan
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ISBN: 9781849083515
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Mark V Tank

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $17.95

Although to the casual eye all British tanks of World War I look much the same, the Mark V is quite outstanding and has a strong claim to be the tank that won World War I for the Allies. In this title, renowned tank expert David Fletcher examines the technological developments... Read more >
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The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914
The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914
Written by Ian Castle, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849082433
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The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914

Written by Ian Castle
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

In the summer of 1914, as Europe teetered on the brink of war, the prospect of immediate Zeppelin raids on London and other major British towns and cities loomed large. Britain's aerial defenses were negligible, while German armed forces mustered a total of eleven airships.

The First Lord of the Admiralty... Read more >
US Submarines 1900-35
US Submarines 1900-35
Written by Jim Christley, Illustrated by Tony Bryan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849081856
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US Submarines 1900-35
US Submarines 1900-35
Written by Jim Christley
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $17.95

This book introduces the reader to the early years of US submarine development and operation during the first third of the 20th century. It was in this period of growth and change that the submarine moved from a small vessel of limited range and tactical strength to a far ranging force... Read more >
Jasta 18 - The Red Noses
Jasta 18 - The Red Noses
Written by Greg Vanwyngarden, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083355
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Jasta 18 - The Red Noses

Written by Greg Vanwyngarden
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $25.95

The history of Royal Prussian Jagdstaffel (or Jasta) 18 is one of the more unique and complex of German fighter squadrons of World War I. In fact, the unit could be said to have had something of a split personality. Formed in Flanders at the end of October 1916, the Jasta... Read more >
The Marne, 1914
The Marne, 1914
Written by Holger H. Herwig
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ISBN: 9780812978292
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The Marne, 1914
The Opening of World War I and the Battle That Changed the World
Written by Holger H. Herwig


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $17.00

For the first time in a generation, here is a bold new account of the Battle of the Marne, a cataclysmic encounter that prevented a quick German victory in World War I and changed the course of two wars and the world. With exclusive information based on newly unearthed documents, Holger... Read more >
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French Tanks of World War I
French Tanks of World War I
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Tony Bryan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846035135
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French Tanks of World War I

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $17.95

This title examines the emergence of the first modern tank, the Renault FT. It is a little known fact that France fielded more tanks in World War I than any other army. However, France's early tanks suffered from poor mobility and armor compared to their contemporaries. Indeed, their initial use on... Read more >
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Royal Naval Air Service Pilot 1914-18
Royal Naval Air Service Pilot 1914-18
Written by Mark Barber, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846039492
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Royal Naval Air Service Pilot 1914-18

Written by Mark Barber
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: November 23, 2010
Price: $18.95

Osprey's survey of the Royal Naval Air Service pilot during World War I (1914-1918). In 1914 the Naval Wing of the Royal Flying Corps was subsumed into the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS). With the bulk of the Royal Flying Corps engaged in France, the aircraft and seaplane pilots of the... Read more >
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British Dreadnought vs German Dreadnought
British Dreadnought vs German Dreadnought
Written by Mark Stille, Illustrated by Ian Palmer and Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849081672
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British Dreadnought vs German Dreadnought
Jutland 1916
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Ian Palmer and Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $18.95

In 1916, in the seas near Jutland, two fleets of armoured dreadnoughts met in open battle. This book tells the story of the British and German battleships of these two great fleets - from their development as the first generation of fully- armoured warships - to their combat experiences. The differing... Read more >
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London 1917-18
London 1917-18
Written by Ian Castle, Illustrated by Christa Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846036828
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London 1917-18
The Bomber Blitz
Written by Ian Castle
Illustrated by Christa Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $19.95

Osprey's Campaign title for the Gotha and the massive Staaken 'Giant' bomber raids against London during World War I (1914-1918). On a sunny May afternoon in 1917, the peace of an English seaside town was shattered when a flight of German Gotha bombers appeared without warning. Twenty-three Gothas had set out to... Read more >
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Three Armies on the Somme
Three Armies on the Somme
Written by William Philpott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307593726
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Three Armies on the Somme
The First Battle of the Twentieth Century
Written by William Philpott


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $14.99

For decades, the Battle of the Somme has exemplified the horrors and futility of trench warfare. Yet in Three Armies on the Somme, William Philpott makes a convincing argument that the battle ultimately gave the British and French forces on the Western Front the knowledge and experience to bring World War... Read more >
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Messines 1917
Messines 1917
Written by Alexander Turner, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781846038457
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Messines 1917
The zenith of siege warfare
Written by Alexander Turner
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $19.95

At 0310 hours on 7 June 1917, the pre-dawn gloom on the Western Front was shattered by the 'pillars of fire' - the rapid detonation of 19 huge mines, secreted in tunnels under the German lines and containing 450 tonnes of explosives. Admitted by the Germans to be a 'masterstroke', the... Read more >
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