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US Marine Corps Pacific Theater of Operations 1943-44

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

By January 1944 the US Marine Corps had grown to a total of 405,169 personnel, comprising 28,193 officers, 10,723 officer candidates, and 366,353 enlisted men. The Fleet Marine Force now had two amphibious corps, four divisions, a separate infantry regiment, 19 defense battalions, and numerous support and service units. Following on... Read more >
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US Marine Corps Pacific Theater of Operations 1944-45

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

In late1944 the US Marine Corps prepared for the toughest battles of the war. It had grown to 35,598 officers, 5,384 officer candidates, and 366,353 enlisted Marines, totaling 431,573 personnel, and now comprised of two amphibious corps, six divisions, 26 non-divisional artillery battalions, and numerous support and service units. Following on... Read more >
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American Nightfighter Aces of World War 2

Written by Warren Thompson
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Americans lagged behind their European contemporaries in military aviation in the late 1930s, and it took the Battle of Britain to awaken an isolated America to the necessity of having aircraft that could defend targets against nighttime attack by bomber aircraft. With the help of the RAF, the importance of... Read more >
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US Tank and Tank Destroyer Battalions in the ETO 1944-45

Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Overshadowed by the United States Army's armored divisions, the separate tank and tank destroyer battalions had the difficult mission of providing armored support for US infantry divisions in the 1944–45 campaigns. This book details the organizational structures and deployment of these units: the standard tank battalions, tank battalions (light), tank battalions... Read more >
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Walther Model
The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $9.95

This volume details the military career and accomplishments of Walther Model, the youngest Generalfeldmarschall in the Wehrmacht in World War II and Hitler's favorite commander. His role on the Eastern Front saw him involved in most of the key battles of the second half of the warm, including the battles of... Read more >
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The White Rose of Stalingrad
The Real-Life Adventure of Lidiya Vladimirovna Litvyak, the Highest Scoring Female Air Ace of All Time
Written by Bill Yenne


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $9.99

Of all the major air forces that were engaged in the war, only the Red Air Force had units comprised specifically of women. Initially the Red Air Force maintained an all-male policy among its combat pilots. However, as the apparently invincible German juggernaut sliced through Soviet defenses, the Red Air Force... Read more >
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Royal Navy Aces of World War 2

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Fleet Air Arm (FAA) served with distinction in every theater of war throughout World War II. From its poorly equipped beginnings - it started the war with few suitable, modern, carrier-born fighters - to the final campaigns over the Japanese home islands, the FAA proved an effective fighting force wherever... Read more >
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World War II Tactical Camouflage Techniques

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

This book explains and illustrates the actual materials and techniques adopted (both successfully and unsuccessfully) by tactical units – i.e. the concealment of personnel, weapons, equipment, field positions, and movement by infantry riflemen and weapons crews, artillerymen, and vehicle crews. It covers all areas and seasons in the European and Mediterranean... Read more >
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Wars I Have Seen
Wars I Have Seen
Written by Gertrude Stein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830197
Our Price: $11.99
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Wars I Have Seen

Written by Gertrude Stein


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

Wars I Have Seen is the American writer Gertrude Stein's memoir of her experiences during the Second World War.  Gertrude Stein was living in Europe during the time of the war. Read more >
A-26 Invader Units of World War 2

Written by Jim Roeder
Illustrated by Janusz Swiatlon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of the A-26 Invader Units' participation in World War II (1939-1945). Designed to combine the bombing capability of the B-26 Marauder with the versatility of the ground-attack A-20 Havoc, the A-26 Invader would become the USAAF's attack bomber par excellence. Capable of flying low-level strafing or conventional bombing missions... Read more >
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Anzio 1944
The Beleaguered Beachhead
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

In January 1944, the Allies decided to land at Anzio in order to overcome the stalemate at Cassino.This amphibious landing has become one of the most controversial campaigns of World War II (1939-1945). Questionable decisions by the Allied leadership led to three months of World War I-style trench warfare, and the... Read more >
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Ardennes 1944 Peiper & Skorzeny

Written by Jean-Paul Pallud
Illustrated by David Parker


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

From the earliest planning stages of the German counter-offensive in the Ardennes during World War II (1939-1945), Hitler was convinced of the importance of taking the Meuse bridges. He resolved that, when his forces broke through the US lines, one special unit should be dressed in American uniforms and issued with... Read more >
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B-17 Flying Fortress Units of the Eighth Air Force (part 2)

Written by Martin Bowman
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Boeing B-17, which has come to epitomise the American war effort in Europe during World War II (1939-1945), took the fight to Germans from the late summer of 1942 through to VE-Day. Its primary operator in Western Europe was the 'Mighty Eighth', who controlled 27 bomb groups for much of... Read more >
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Battle of the Bulge 1944 (2)
Bastogne
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's second title examining the Battle of the Bulge, which was the largest and most costly battle fought by the US Army in World War II (1939-1945). When the attack in the north by 6th Panzer Army failed, Hitler switched the focus of the offensive to General Manteuffel’s 5th Panzer Army farther... Read more >
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Battle of the Bulge 1944 (1)
St Vith and the Northern Shoulder
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's first title examining the Battle of the Bulge, which was the largest and most costly battle fought by the US Army in World War II (1939-1945). The Ardennes fighting was Hitler’s last gamble on the Western Front, crippling the Wehrmacht for the remainder of the war. In the first of two... Read more >
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Blackett's War
Blackett's War
Written by Stephen Budiansky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962638
Our Price: $13.99
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Blackett's War
The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-Boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare
Written by Stephen Budiansky


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.99

The exciting history of a small group of British and American scientists who, during World War II, developed the new field of operational research to turn back the tide of German submarines—revolutionizing the way wars are waged and won.

In March 1941, after a year of unbroken and devastating U-boat onslaughts...

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Bletchley Park
Bletchley Park
Written by Michael Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812159
Our Price: $12.95
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Bletchley Park
Code-Breaking
Written by Michael Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

Around 100 people arrived at Bletchley in August 1939, but by the beginning of 1944 there were around 10,000 people from a wide range of backgrounds. Young women who had left school at 15 worked alongside senior academics and service officers with everyone treated as equals. To quote an American who... Read more >
British Submarines 1939-45

Written by Innes McCartney
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

The submarine was as formidable a weapon for the Royal Navy in World War II as for the other main combatant nations. The first half of this book explores the conception, design, development and subesequent evolution of the three major classes: the "S", "T", and "U".

The "S" Class submarine was originally... Read more >
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Defenses of Pearl Harbor and Oahu 1907-50

Written by Glen Williford
Illustrated by Chris Taylor


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

At the beginning of the 20th century, the military importance of the Hawaiian Islands became clear. Oahu in particular was a key bastion in projecting America's military power in the Pacific. The island was turned into a military fortress - and yet it also became the site of one of America's... Read more >
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The Fall of Eben Emael - Belgium 1940
The Fall of Eben Emael - Belgium 1940
Written by Chris McNab, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780962610
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The Fall of Eben Emael - Belgium 1940

Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $18.95

In early May 1940, the fortress of Eben Emael was a potent sentinel over the Belgian-Dutch borderlands. A ferro-concrete monster built in the 1930s on the Albert Canal, the fortress covered 75 hectares on the surface, had 5km of tunnels underground and was studded with bunkers, gun turrets and casemates. Add... Read more >
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Hawker Hurricane Mk I-V
Hawker Hurricane Mk I-V
Written by Martyn Chorlton, Illustrated by Adam Tooby
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780966021
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Hawker Hurricane Mk I-V

Written by Martyn Chorlton
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $18.95

The Hurricane may not have been the prettiest or, the best performing aircraft, but it will always be seen as the aircraft we needed at the time, and thankfully, in high numbers. Its design had incorporated older, tried and tested technologies, but also took fighter design a little further forward as... Read more >
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Japan 1945
From Operation Downfall to Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Written by Clayton Chun
Illustrated by John White


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

In this 200th Campaign series title Clayton Chun examines the final stages of World War II (1939-1945) as the Allies debated how to bring about the surrender of Japan. Chun not only describes the actual events but also analyzes the possible operations to capture the Japanese mainland which were never implemented... Read more >
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Kasserine Pass 1943
Rommel's last victory
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Michael Welply


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of the North African campaign of November 1942-May 1943 of World War II (1939-1945), which was a baptism of fire for the US Army. After relatively straightforward landings, the US II Corps advanced into Tunisia to support operations by the British 8th Army. Rommel, worried by the prospect of an... Read more >
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The Marshall Islands 1944
Operation Flintlock, the Capture of Kwajalein and Eniwetok
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Following the capture of Tarawa in November 1943 during World War II (1939-1945), American eyes turned to the Marshall Islands. These were the next vital stepping-stone across the Pacific towards Japan, and would bring the islands of Guam and Saipan within the reach of US forces. In their first amphibious attack... Read more >
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The German Fortress of Metz 1870-1944

Written by Clayton Donnell
Illustrated by Brian Delf


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

Following the defeat of France in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71 and the absorption of the provinces of Alsace and Lorraine into the newly formed German Empire, the German Army decided to construct a fortress line from Strasbourg to Luxembourg to protect their new territory and counter the great fortress system... Read more >
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