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RAF Canberra Units of the Cold War
RAF Canberra Units of the Cold War
Written by Andrew Brookes, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782004110
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RAF Canberra Units of the Cold War

Written by Andrew Brookes
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $22.95

Throughout the Cold War, this 525mph bomber fulfilled the same role as the Mosquito fighter-bomber in World War II.

From its first public demonstration at the Farnborough Air Show of 1949, the English Electric Canberra bomber captured the attention of the aviation world. It could outmaneuver all the fighters of the... Read more >
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Carlson's Marine Raiders - Makin Island 1942
Carlson's Marine Raiders - Makin Island 1942
Written by Gordon Rottman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803276
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Carlson's Marine Raiders - Makin Island 1942

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $18.95

After the Guadalcanal landings, Admiral Nimitz wanted to distract Japanese attention by launching an amphibious raid elswhere. Foreshadowing Bloody Tarawa, Iwo Jima, Okinawa and countless other landings in the face of intense Japanese resistance, the Makin Raid taught the Marines a great deal.

Featuring specially commissioned full-color artwork and expert analysis... Read more >
A Short History of Nuclear Folly
A Short History of Nuclear Folly
Written by Rudolph Herzog, Translated by Jefferson Chase
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193304
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A Short History of Nuclear Folly

Written by Rudolph Herzog
Translated by Jefferson Chase


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $16.95

In the spirit of Dr. Strangelove and The Atomic Café, a blackly sardonic people’s history of atomic blunders and near-misses revealing the hushed-up and forgotten episodes in which the great powers gambled with catastrophe

Rudolph Herzog, the acclaimed author of Dead Funny, presents a devastating account of history’s most irresponsible uses of... Read more >
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Soviet Partisan 1941-44

Written by Nik Cornish
Illustrated by Andrei Karachtchouk


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $14.95

The partisan war in the Soviet Union from 1941 to 1944 has been the subject of considerable political manipulation in the decades following 1945. In great part this was due to the need to project the image of a country united behind Joseph Stalin and the Communist regime when the truth... Read more >
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Soviet Partisan 1941-44
Soviet Partisan 1941-44
Written by Nik Cornish
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801432
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Soviet Partisan 1941-44

Written by Nik Cornish


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the start of Barbarossa, large numbers of Soviet troops and civilians were cut off behind Nazi German lines in what Stalin termed the Great Patriotic War. We know this in the West as the Russo-German part of World War II, but for many partisans it began as a life and... Read more >
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Patton's Air Force
Forging a Legendary Air-Ground Team
Written by David N. Spires


Format: eBook, 377 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $39.95

From the time the Third Army became operational on August 1, 1944, until the guns fell silent on May 8, 1945, Lt. Gen. George S. Patton's troops covered more ground and took more enemy prisoners than any other Allied army in northwest Europe. Brig. Gen. Otto P. Weyland's XIX Tactical Air... Read more >
Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476418
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $17.95

Finalist for the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography

One of the Best Books of the Year:
The Christian Science Monitor
NPR
The Seattle Times 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 
Chicago Tribune


A New York Times Notable Book

The Arab Revolt against the Turks in World War I was, in the words of T. E. Lawrence, “a sideshow of...

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To Fill the Skies with Pilots
The Civilian Pilot Training Program, 1939-1946
Written by Dominick A. Pisano


Format: eBook, 197 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $24.95

Launched in 1939, the Civilian Pilot Training Program (CPTP) was one of the largest government-sponsored vocational education programs of its time. In To Fill the Skies with Pilots, Dominick A. Pisano explores the successes and failures of the program, from its conception as a hybrid civilian-military mandate in peacetime, through the... Read more >
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The Kremlin's Nuclear Sword
The Rise and Fall of Russia's Strategic Nuclear Forces 1945-2000
Written by Steven J. Zaloga


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $34.95

The prevailing Western view of Russia’s Cold War strategic nuclear weapons policy is that it resulted from a two-part interplay between the leaders of the Communist Party and the military. Steven J. Zaloga has found that a third contributor—the Russian defense industry—also played a vital role.

Drawing from elusive Russian source material...

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Through the Perilous Fight
Through the Perilous Fight
Written by Steve Vogel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981391
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Through the Perilous Fight
From the Burning of Washington to the Star-Spangled Banner: The Six Weeks That Saved the Nation
Written by Steve Vogel


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $17.00

In a rousing account of one of the critical turning points in American history, Through the Perilous Fight tells the gripping story of the burning of Washington and the improbable last stand at Baltimore that helped save the nation and inspired its National Anthem.
 
In the summer of 1814, the... Read more >
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Medium Mark A Whippet
Medium Mark A Whippet
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003984
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Medium Mark A Whippet

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

This title looks at the Medium Mark A Whippet, one of the most successful British tanks of World War I and, when placed alongside existing titles covering the Mark I, Mark IV and Mark V, completes the New Vanguard series' coverage of the major British tanks of the war. The evolution... Read more >
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Medium Mark A Whippet

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

This title looks at the Medium Mark A Whippet, one of the most successful British tanks of World War I and, when placed alongside existing titles covering the Mark I, Mark IV and Mark V, completes the New Vanguard series' coverage of the major British tanks of the war. The evolution... Read more >
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces
Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces
Written by Kari Stenman, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003410
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.95

French World War II fighter design was cut short by the fall of France, but the MS.406 also saw service in Vichy French colonies and Finland.

The MS.406 was an important aircraft not only because it was built in larger numbers than any other French fighter of the period, but also because... Read more >
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.95

French World War II fighter design was cut short by the fall of France, but the MS.406 also saw service in Vichy French colonies and Finland.

The MS.406 was an important aircraft not only because it was built in larger numbers than any other French fighter of the period, but also because... Read more >
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior: 1st Century AD
Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior: 1st Century AD
Written by Lindsay Powell, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803498
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior: 1st Century AD

Written by Lindsay Powell
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the annals of Tacitus we get a one-sided vision of the Romano-Germanic wars. More recent scholarship, including Osprey's Teutoburg Forest Campaign book, paints a more balanced picture. Yet, there's still a lot of ground to cover on the subject.

The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic... Read more >
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior: 1st Century AD

Written by Lindsay Powell
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the annals of Tacitus we get a one-sided vision of the Romano-Germanic wars. More recent scholarship, including Osprey's Teutoburg Forest Campaign book, paints a more balanced picture. Yet, there's still a lot of ground to cover on the subject.

The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic... Read more >
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
Written by Chris McNab, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007944
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
PPD-40, PPSh-41 and PPS
Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

The Russian PPD-40, PPSh-41, and PPS family of SMGs were a key part of Soviet infantry assault doctrine in World War II and beyond.

Featuring expert analysis and an array of specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains the history, use and development of Soviet wartime SMGs in detail. It... Read more >
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
PPD-40, PPSh-41 and PPS
Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

The Russian PPD-40, PPSh-41, and PPS family of SMGs were a key part of Soviet infantry assault doctrine in World War II and beyond.

Featuring expert analysis and an array of specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains the history, use and development of Soviet wartime SMGs in detail. It... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Written by Alejandro Quesada, Illustrated by Stephen Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007821
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Nationalist Forces
Written by Alejandro Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Nationalist Forces
Written by Alejandro Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army... Read more >
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Trench
Trench
Written by Stephen Bull
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801326
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Trench
A History of Trench Warfare on the Western Front
Written by Stephen Bull


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $19.95

The First World War was one of the costliest conflicts in history, much of it fought over a narrow and bloody swathe of France and Flanders. At the outbreak of war, it was anticipated that conventional battle would bring a quick resolution, but four years later, strategy, tactics and the material...

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Trench
A History of Trench Warfare on the Western Front
Written by Stephen Bull


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $19.95

'Going up Beek trench on a dark night was no picnic. You started along a long narrow alley winding uphill, your hands feeling the slimy sandbag walls, your feet wary for broken duck boards; now and again a hot, stuff smell, a void space in the wall, and the swish of... Read more >
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US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II
US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II
Written by Barrett Tillman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782004103
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US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II

Written by Barrett Tillman


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $25.95

The classic 1951 movie Flying Leathernecks starring John Wayne immortalized the USMC pilots who had fought in the skies over Guadalcanal and the Solomons.

The US Marine Corps has a long and proud heritage of aviation excellence, celebrating its centenary in 2012. While "flying leathernecks" made their mark in both world... Read more >
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US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II

Written by Barrett Tillman


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $25.95

The classic 1951 movie Flying Leathernecks starring John Wayne immortalized the USMC pilots who had fought in the skies over Guadalcanal and the Solomons.

The US Marine Corps has a long and proud heritage of aviation excellence, celebrating its centenary in 2012. While "flying leathernecks" made their mark in both world... Read more >
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Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Written by Andy Nunez, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801470
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Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Grant versus Lee in the East
Written by Andy Nunez
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $21.95

Grant and Lee fought near Chancellorsville, VA in a confusing series of battles amidst brush thickets and wildfires. Unlike previous campaigns, Grant simply kept flanking Lee, trying frontal assaults at Spotslvania's 'mule-shoe' and Cold Harbor along the way to laying seige to Richmond and Petersburg.

In May 1864 the Union Army... Read more >
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