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Challenge of Battle: The Real Story of the British Army in 1914

Written by Adrian Gilbert


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

Winston Churchill described the opening campaign of World War I as ‘a drama never surpassed’. The titanic clash of Europe’s armies in 1914 is one the great stories of 20th-century history, and one in which the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) would play a notable part.

 

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Challenge of Battle: The Real Story of the British Army in 1914
Challenge of Battle: The Real Story of the British Army in 1914
Written by Adrian Gilbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849088596
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Challenge of Battle: The Real Story of the British Army in 1914

Written by Adrian Gilbert


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $25.95

Winston Churchill described the opening campaign of World War I as ‘a drama never surpassed’. The titanic clash of Europe’s armies in 1914 is one the great stories of 20th-century history, and one in which the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) would play a notable part.

 

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The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15
The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15
Written by Scott Sheads, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780968520
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The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15
Middle Ground of the War of 1812
Written by Scott Sheads
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

Francis Scott Key's Star Spangled Banner, inspired by Fort McHenry's defense after the burning of Washington, DC, during the War of 1812, reminds Americans of a time when the United States faced a very real foreign invasion.

Arising out of a series of bitter commercial and naval disputes, and having as much... Read more >
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The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15

Written by Scott Sheads
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

The War of 1812 was never the most popular of conflicts on both sides of the Atlantic. Bogged down by their involvement in the Napoleonic conflict in Europe, the British largely relied on the power of the Royal Navy in the early years of the war. Part of this naval strategy... Read more >
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Civil War
Fort Sumter to Appomattox
Written by Gary Gallagher


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

This book explores the political, historical, and cultural significance of the Civil War, AKA the War Between the States, examining its impact on the civilians and military personnel caught up in it.

From the Civil War's outbreak at Fort Sumter, South Carolina in April 1861 until its conclusion at the Appomattox Court... Read more >
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F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat
F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003472
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F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $22.95

The General Dynamics F-111 was one of the most technically innovative designs among military aircraft, introducing the variable-sweep wing, terrain-following radar, military-rated afterburning turbofan engines and a self-contained escape module among other features. Designed as a cost-saving, multi-role interceptor, naval fighter and strike bomber, its evolution prioritised the latter role and... Read more >
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F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

The General Dynamics F-111 was one of the most technically innovative designs among military aircraft, introducing the variable-sweep wing, terrain-following radar, military-rated afterburning turbofan engines and a self-contained escape module among other features. Designed as a cost-saving, multi-role interceptor, naval fighter and strike bomber, its evolution prioritised the latter role and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
French Tanks of World War II (1)
French Tanks of World War II (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Ian Palmer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003892
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French Tanks of World War II (1)
Infantry and Battle Tanks
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

All the French medium and heavy tanks of 1940 are in this title: Renault FT, Renault R-35, FCM-36, Hotchkiss H.38, Char B1bis, Renault D-1, and Renault D-2.

The first volume of this two part series will cover the infantry tanks and battle tanks that served in 1940. Starting with the Renault FT... Read more >
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French Tanks of World War II (1)
Infantry and Battle Tanks
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

All the French medium and heavy tanks of 1940 are in this title: Renault FT, Renault R-35, FCM-36, Hotchkiss H.38, Char B1bis, Renault D-1, and Renault D-2.

The first volume of this two part series will cover the infantry tanks and battle tanks that served in 1940. Starting with the Renault FT... Read more >
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Hitler's Blitzkrieg Enemies 1940
Hitler's Blitzkrieg Enemies 1940
Written by Nigel Thomas, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782005964
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Hitler's Blitzkrieg Enemies 1940
Denmark, Norway, Netherlands & Belgium
Written by Nigel Thomas
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

The armies of Scandinavia and the Low Countries bore the first crushing impact of Hitler's mighty Blitzkrieg war machine in Western Europe, in campaigns that astonished and terrified the world.

The German Wehrmacht was millions strong, equipped with the latest guns, tanks and aircraft, and had the priceless advantage of having learned... Read more >
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Hitler's Blitzkrieg Enemies 1940
Denmark, Norway, Netherlands & Belgium
Written by Nigel Thomas
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

The armies of Scandinavia and the Low Countries bore the first crushing impact of Hitler's mighty Blitzkrieg war machine in Western Europe, in campaigns that astonished and terrified the world.

The German Wehrmacht was millions strong, equipped with the latest guns, tanks and aircraft, and had the priceless advantage of having learned... Read more >
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Kill Rommel! - Operation Flipper 1941

Written by Gavin Mortimer
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $14.95

British Commandos attempted to assassinate Rommel, the Desert Fox, in a daring special forces raid in North Africa during World War II.

On the night of 13 November 1941 two British submarines surfaced off the Libyan coast 250 miles behind German lines. It was dark and stormy, and the 28 commandos on... Read more >
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Kill Rommel! - Operation Flipper 1941
Kill Rommel! - Operation Flipper 1941
Written by Gavin Mortimer, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801098
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Kill Rommel! - Operation Flipper 1941

Written by Gavin Mortimer
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

British Commandos attempted to assassinate Rommel, the Desert Fox, in a daring special forces raid in North Africa during World War II.

On the night of 13 November 1941 two British submarines surfaced off the Libyan coast 250 miles behind German lines. It was dark and stormy, and the 28 commandos on... Read more >
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Modern African Wars (4)
The Congo 1960-2002
Written by Peter Abbott


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

From Belgian and French paratroops to Che Guevara and CIA funded Cuban B-26 pilots, the Congo has been a hotbed of African conflict in the late 20th century.
When the colonial powers began retreating from Africa in the 1950s and 1960s, the Belgian Congo/Zaire became the bloodiest, most chaotic example of... Read more >
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Modern African Wars (4)
Modern African Wars (4)
Written by Peter Abbott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782000761
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Modern African Wars (4)
The Congo 1960-2002
Written by Peter Abbott


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

From Belgian and French paratroops to Che Guevara and CIA funded Cuban B-26 pilots, the Congo has been a hotbed of African conflict in the late 20th century.
When the colonial powers began retreating from Africa in the 1950s and 1960s, the Belgian Congo/Zaire became the bloodiest, most chaotic example of... Read more >
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Operation Neptune 1944
D-Day's Seaborne Armada
Written by Ken Ford


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not widely known. It has been celebrated in only... Read more >
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Operation Neptune 1944
Operation Neptune 1944
Written by Ken Ford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472802712
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Operation Neptune 1944
D-Day's Seaborne Armada
Written by Ken Ford


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not widely known. It has been celebrated in only... Read more >
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
Q Ship vs U-Boat
Written by David Greentree, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782002840
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
1914-18
Written by David Greentree
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

At the start of World War I a new and potent threat to Britain's naval supremacy took shape in the form of the Kaiser's Imperial German submarines, thanks to their recently acquired ability to submerge and stalk their adversaries. A submarine's crew could not board and capture a merchant ship, however... Read more >
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
1914-18
Written by David Greentree
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

At the start of World War I a new and potent threat to Britain's naval supremacy took shape in the form of the Kaiser's Imperial German submarines, thanks to their recently acquired ability to submerge and stalk their adversaries. A submarine's crew could not board and capture a merchant ship, however... Read more >
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US World War II Parachute Infantry Regiments
US World War II Parachute Infantry Regiments
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Mark Stacey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780969152
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US World War II Parachute Infantry Regiments

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

From North Africa, Sicily, and Italy, to Normandy and Holland, the Battle of the Bulge, into the heart of Nazi Germany, and also in jungle battles in the Pacific the parachute infantry regiments were among the most highly decorated US Army units of World War II, and between them they saw... Read more >
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The Elimination
The Elimination
Written by Rithy Panh and Christophe Bataille, Translated by John Cullen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516751
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The Elimination
A survivor of the Khmer Rouge confronts his past and the commandant of the killing fields
Written by Rithy Panh and Christophe Bataille
Translated by John Cullen


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

From the internationally acclaimed director of S-21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine, a survivor’s autobiography that confronts the evils of the Khmer Rouge dictatorship

Rithy Panh was only thirteen years old when the Khmer Rouge expelled his family from Phnom Penh in 1975. In the months and years that followed, his entire... Read more >
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Not I
Not I
Written by Joachim C. Fest
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516102
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Not I
Memoirs of a German Childhood
Written by Joachim C. Fest


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $16.95

A portrait of an intellectually rigorous German household opposed to the Nazis and how its members suffered for their political stance

Few writers have deepened our understanding of the Third Reich as much as German historian, biographer, journalist, and critic Joachim Fest. His biography of Adolf Hitler has reached millions of readers... Read more >
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Not I
Memoirs of a German Childhood
Written by Joachim C. Fest


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $16.95

A portrait of an intellectually rigorous German household opposed to the Nazis and how its members suffered for their political stance

Few writers have deepened our understanding of the Third Reich as much as German historian, biographer, journalist, and critic Joachim Fest. His biography of Adolf Hitler has reached millions of readers... Read more >
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42cm "Big Bertha" and German Siege Artillery of WWI
42cm "Big Bertha" and German Siege Artillery of WWI
Written by Marc Romanych and Martin Rupp
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960173
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42cm "Big Bertha" and German Siege Artillery of WWI

Written by Marc Romanych and Martin Rupp


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $17.95

Big Bertha, Germany's World War I top secret mobile artillery piece, easily destroyed French and Belgian forts, helping set the stage for trench warfare.

In the first days of World War I, Germany unveiled a new weapon - the mobile 42cm (16.5 inch) M-Gerät howitzer. At the time, it was the largest... Read more >
42cm "Big Bertha" and German Siege Artillery of World War I

Written by Marc Romanych
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $13.95

Big Bertha, Germany's World War I top secret mobile artillery piece, easily destroyed French and Belgian forts, helping set the stage for trench warfare.

In the first days of World War I, Germany unveiled a new weapon - the mobile 42cm (16.5 inch) M-Gerät howitzer. At the time, it was the largest... Read more >
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