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Engineers of Victory
Engineers of Victory
Written by Paul Kennedy
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ISBN: 9781588368980
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Engineers of Victory
The Problem Solvers Who Turned The Tide in the Second World War
Written by Paul Kennedy


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

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Paul Kennedy, award-winning author of The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers and one of today’s most renowned historians, now provides a new and unique look at how World War II was won. Engineers of Victory is a fascinating nuts-and-bolts account of the strategic factors that led to Allied... Read more >
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In The Time Of The Americans
In The Time Of The Americans
Written by David Fromkin
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ISBN: 9780307766069
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In The Time Of The Americans
FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur-The Generation That Changed America 's Role in the World
Written by David Fromkin


Format: eBook, 800 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $16.99

Coming of age during World War I and attaining their finest hour in World War II and the Cold War, these men -- FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur -- transformed America from an isolated frontier nation into a global superpower. As he tells their stories, Fromkin, author of A Peace to... Read more >
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'Twelve to One' V Fighter Command Aces of the Pacific

Written by Tony Holmes
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

This volume details the experiences of 107 elite American aces in combat against the Japanese. The highest scoring US pilots of World War 2 fought against the Japanese Army Air Force and Imperial Japanese Navy over the jungles of New Guinea and the Philippines. Flying P-38s and P-47s, men such as... Read more >
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23rd Fighter Group
Chennault's Sharks
Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $16.95

Staffed with inexperienced USAAF pilots and led by a handful of seasoned veterans of the American Volunteer Group (AVG), the 23rd FG was formed in the field at Kunming, in China, on July 4, 1942 and flew combat missions that same day. The group's three squadrons - the 74th, 75th and... Read more >
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American Volunteer Group 'Flying Tigers' Aces

Written by Terrill Clements
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

The American Volunteer Group, or 'Flying Tigers', have remained the most famous outfit to see action in World War II. Manned by volunteers flying American aircraft acquired from the British, the AVG fought bravely in the face of overwhelming odds in China and Burma prior to the US entry into World... Read more >
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Bolt Action: Armies of the United States
Bolt Action: Armies of the United States
Written by Warlord Games, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960876
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Bolt Action: Armies of the United States

Written by Warlord Games
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $24.95

With this latest supplement for Bolt Action, players now have all the information they need to field the varied military forces of the United States of America. Entering the war after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States immediately went to war on several fronts. In Europe and Africa, the... Read more >
Caen 1944
Montgomery's Break-Out Attempt
Written by Ken Ford
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

One of the key objectives of British forces on D-Day during World War II (1939-1945)was the capture of the strategically vital city of Caen. General Montgomery saw Caen as the key to Normandy and the springboard for the Allied breakout, but so did the Germans and the city did not fall... Read more >
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Croatian Aces of World War 2

Written by Boris Ciglic
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

Initially flying Italian-supplied Fiat G.50s, the Croat forces suffered heavy losses during 1942 whilst flying alongside JG 52 in the southern sector of the Russian front. Despite this, a significant number of kills fell to future aces such as Cvitan Galic and Mato Dubovak during this time, and when the units... Read more >
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Guam 1941 & 1944
Loss and Reconquest
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

The island of Guam was the first Allied territory lost to the Japanese onslaught in 1941. On 10 December 5,000 Japanese troops landed on Guam, defended by less than 500 US and Guamanian troops, the outcome was beyond doubt. On 21 July 1944 America returned. In a risky operation, the two... Read more >
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Italian Navy and Air Force Elite Units and Special Forces 1940-45

Written by Piero Crociani
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $18.95

This volume assesses the formidable Special Forces fielded by Italy’s navy and air force in World War II. Italian Navy Special Forces were particularly active and respected in the Mediterranean, where 10th Motor-Torpedo Boat Flotilla used frogmen, ‘two-man torpedoes’ and explosive ram-boats. The Italian Air Force formed a special commando unit... Read more >
Italian Navy & Air Force Elite Units & Special Forces 1940-45
Italian Navy & Air Force Elite Units & Special Forces 1940-45
Written by Piero Crociani, Illustrated by Mark Stacey
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ISBN: 9781849088572
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Italian Navy & Air Force Elite Units & Special Forces 1940-45

Written by Piero Crociani
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $18.95

This volume assesses the formidable special forces fielded by Italy's navy and air force in World War II, both before and after Italy's surrender in September 1943. The Italian Navy special forces were particularly active and respected in the Mediterranean, where 10th Motor-Torpedo Boat Flotilla (Xa MAS) used frogmen, 'two-man torpedoes'... Read more >
P-40 Warhawk Aces of the MTO

Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

Thrown into action following the Torch landings of late 1942, the ‘green’ American pilots flying the obsolescent P-40F suffered cruelly at the hands of seasoned German fighter pilots flying superior machines. Those that survived learnt quickly, and a handful of Warhawk pilots succeeded in making ace by the time the Axis... Read more >
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P-40 Warhawk Aces of the Pacific

Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

The first USAAF fighters to engage the Japanese in World War 2, a handful of P-40s rose to defend Pearl Harbor from attack on the morning of 7 December 1941. Warhawk units were also heavily involved in the ill-fated fight to stem invading Japanese forces in the Philippines and Java between... Read more >
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Peleliu 1944
The Forgotten Corner of Hell
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

Equalling Tarawa, Iwo Jima and Okinawa in scale and ferocity, the battle for Peleliu has long been regarded as the Pacific War’s “forgotten battle”, and perhaps one that should never have been fought. A massive carrier-based attack some weeks before the invasion destroyed all aircraft and shipping in the area and... Read more >
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Saipan & Tinian 1944
Piercing the Japanese Empire
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

The 1944 invasion of Saipan was the first two-division amphibious assault conducted by US forces in World War II (1939-1945). Saipan and Tinian had been under Japanese control since 1914 and, heavily colonized, they were considered virtually part of the Empire. The struggle for Saipan and Tinian was characterized by the... Read more >
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Sicily 1943
Sicily 1943
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961262
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Sicily 1943
The debut of Allied joint operations
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $21.95

Operation Husky, the Anglo-American amphibious landings on Sicily in July 1943 were the proving ground for all subsequent Allied amphibious operations including Salerno, Anzio, and D-Day in Normandy. Husky's strategic objective was to knock Italy out of the war, a mission that ultimately proved successful. But it also demonstrated the growing... Read more >
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Sicily 1943
The Debut of Allied Joint Operations
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

Not only did the Sicily operation represent a watershed in tactical development of combined arms tactics, it was also an important test for future Allied joint operations. Senior British commanders left the North African theater with a jaundiced and dismissive view of the combat capabilities of the inexperienced US Army after... Read more >
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Soviet Aces of World War 2

Written by Hugh Morgan
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

No single volume in English has ever appeared in the West dealing with this intriguing subject area, but now that restrictions have relaxed in the former Soviet Union, records of the deeds of the elite pilots of the various Soviet Air Forces are coming to light. Although initially equipped with very... Read more >
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Crusade in Europe
Crusade in Europe
Written by Dwight D. Eisenhower
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ISBN: 9780307816573
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Crusade in Europe

Written by Dwight D. Eisenhower


Format: eBook, 559 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $17.99

Dedicated to the Allied Soldier, Sailor and Airman of WWII. Read more >
354th Fighter Group

Written by William Hess
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $16.95

‘I think the success of the 354th as the leading group in the European theatre for aerial victories is due to several things. First was the initial training of the squadrons before deployment to England. Colonel Ken Martin nurtured the group from its infancy, and all the excellence that later showed... Read more >
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4th Fighter Group - Debden Eagles

Written by Chris Bucholtz
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $16.95

Formed around a nucleus of pilots already seasoned by their experience as volunteers in the RAF's Eagle Squadrons, the 4th Fighter Group was established in England in October 1942. Initially flying Spitfires, the Debden Eagles went on to fly the P-47 and P-51, becoming in July 1943, the first Eighth Air... Read more >
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B-17 Flying Fortress Units of the MTO

Written by William Hess
Illustrated by Mark Styling


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

Osprey's study of the B-17 Flying Fortress Units of World War II (1939-1945). Although the Fifteenth Air Force was dismissed as 'minor leaguers' by the Eighth Air Force, strategic bombers from this outfit had done a 'major league' job on Axis targets in southern Europe following its formation in Italy in... Read more >
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B-24 Liberator Units of the Fifteenth Air Force

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


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

The B-24 was heavily utilised in the North African and Mediterranean theatres by the USAAF's Fifteenth Air Force, with operations over the Ploesti oilfields in Rumania being some of the most famous missions undertaken by the big American 'heavy' in World War II (1939-1945). The stirling work of the Fifteenth Air... Read more >
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B-24 Liberator Units of the Pacific War

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Ever present in the Pacific from Pearl Harbor to VJ-Day during World War II (1939-1945), the B-24 Liberator proved to be the staple heavy bomber of the campaign. From its ignominious beginnings in the Allied rout in the Philippines and the Dutch East Indies, the bomber weathered the Japanese storm with... Read more >
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B-24 Liberator Units of the Eighth Air Force

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of the B-24 Liberator Units' participation in World War II (1939-1945). The B-24 Liberator was built in greater numbers than any other US warplane, yet its combat crews live, even today, in the shadow of the less plentiful, but better-known, B-17. Accounts of the 'Mighty Eighth' in Europe, and indeed... Read more >
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