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The British Army 1939-45 (1)
North-West Europe
Written by Martin Brayley
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

The Second World War was Britain's last as a world power. For a year it saw Britain standing alone against the fascist dictatorships; winning it cost the sacrifice of the entire national wealth. This first book of three describes the uniforms developed for European service. It traces the appearance of the... Read more >
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The British Army 1939-45 (3)
The Far East
Written by Martin Brayley
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

The lightning Japanese offensives in the Far East in 1941/42 inflicted a series of costly defeats on the ill-prepared and badly supported British Commonwealth forces in Malaya and Burma. The 'forgotten' 14th Army on the India-Burma border slowly built up its strength and its tactical expertise; and Wingate's 'Chindits' proved that... Read more >
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British Territorial Units 1914-18

Written by Ray Westlake
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

In his Army Reforms of 1906/07 the Secretary of State for War, Richard Burdon Haldane, provided for an expeditionary force - the Regular Army supplemented by the old Militia - and a new organisation intended for home defence, the Territorial Force. This new 'Citizen's Army' was formed by the transfer of... Read more >
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Chicago School of Architecture
Chicago School of Architecture
Written by Rolf Achilles
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812395
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Chicago School of Architecture
Building the Modern City, 1880-1910
Written by Rolf Achilles


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $9.95

The perfect introduction to a style of architecture that has transformed the look of the modern age in America and the rest of the world, this book reveals Chicago's architecture as constantly pushing boundaries over a century and a half through design innovation and a wholly new and creative use of... Read more >
The French Indochina War 1946-54

Written by Martin Windrow
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

The states of Indochina had been French colonies or protectorates since the 19th century. However, in March 1945 the Japanese interned all French troops and officials, and turned over all civil government to local authorities. The power vacuum caused by the Japanese surrender allowed the Viet Minh, a strong revolutionary organisation... Read more >
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The Polish Army 1939-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Hook


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

Poland was the first of the Allied nations to succumb to German aggression in the Second World War, but by the most tortuous of routes her army managed to remain in the field through all five years of bloody fighting. Polish soldiers fought in nearly every major campaign in the European... Read more >
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Royal Coronations
Royal Coronations
Written by Lucinda Gosling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812203
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $12.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Salerno 1943
Salerno 1943
Written by Angus Konstam, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780962498
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Salerno 1943
The Allies invade southern Italy
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $21.95

In mid-September 1943, as the opening move of the Allied campaign to liberate the mainland of Italy, an Anglo-American invasion force landed on the beaches of the Gulf of Salerno, only a few dozen miles to the south of Naples. Italy had just surrendered, and the soldiers in the landing craft... Read more >
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Salerno 1943
The Allies invade southern Italy
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $15.95

In mid-September 1943, as the opening move of the Allied campaign to liberate the mainland of Italy, an Anglo-American invasion force landed on the beaches of the Gulf of Salerno, only a few dozen miles to the south of Naples. Italy had just surrendered, and the soldiers in the landing craft... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39

Written by Patrick Turnbull
Illustrated by Jeffrey Burn


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

By the spring of 1936 an armed clash was imminent between the forces of Spain's extreme Left and extreme Right. Viewed largely as a confrontation between democracy and fascism, the resulting civil war proved to be of enormous international significance. Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy intervened to assist General Franco, while... Read more >
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Full Body Burden
Full Body Burden
Written by Kristen Iversen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307955654
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Full Body Burden
Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats
Written by Kristen Iversen


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $15.00

Full Body Burden is Kristen Iversen's story of growing up in a small Colorado town close to Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant. It's also a book about the destructive power of secretsboth family secrets and government secrets. Her father's hidden liquor bottles, the strange cancers in children in the...

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Balloon-Busting Aces of World War 1

Written by Jon Guttman
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

Tethered balloons reached their zenith as a means of providing a stationary observation platform above the battlefield during World War I. It took a special breed of daredevil to take on such odds deep in enemy lines in order to destroy a balloon, with Balloon specialists such as Willy Coppens, Pierre... Read more >
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The Channel Islands 1941-45
Hitler's impregnable fortress
Written by Charles Stephenson
Illustrated by Chris Taylor


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

Following the fall of France and the surrender of Paris on 14 June 1940, the British Government announced that the Channel Islands had no strategic importance and would not be defended. The Germans occupied the islands from the end of June onwards and remained in control until the end of the... Read more >
Conflict in the Balkans 1991-2000

Written by Tim Ripley
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of aircraft action in the Balkan region during the Yugoslav Wars (1991-2001) as well as during the conflicts that followed up until 2001. Exposing the true scale and significance of the deployment of air power in the Balkans, this book details the activities of NATO and UN aircraft as well... Read more >
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D-Day Fortifications in Normandy

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

German defenses along the Normandy beaches were part of the larger Atlantic Wall fortifications designed to defend Fortress Europe. When Field Marshal Erwin Rommel took command of the invasion front in late 1943, he began a program to enhance fortifications along the Normandy coast as he believed that any Allied assault... Read more >
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The Fuhrer's Headquarters
Hitler's command bunkers 1939-45
Written by Neil Short
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

The 100th title in the Fortress series, this book describes and examines the Führerhauptquartiere - the 14 or so headquarters built for Hitler. Revealing their locations and how they were used to direct the Nazi war apparatus, this is a fascinating insight into a range of historical sites from Berghof to... Read more >
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The Mannerheim Line 1920-39
Finnish Fortifications of the Winter War
Written by Bair Irincheev
Illustrated by Brian Delf


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

In the wake of the bloody civil war that followed Finland's independence from Russia in 1917, the border between the two countries was established across the Karelian Isthmus, an area long fought over by Russia, Finland and Sweden in their attempts to dominate the northern tip of Europe. Neither the Soviets... Read more >
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The Naval Battles for Guadalcanal 1942
The Naval Battles for Guadalcanal 1942
Written by Mark Stille, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961545
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The Naval Battles for Guadalcanal 1942
Clash for supremacy in the Pacific
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $21.95

The battle for Guadalcanal that lasted from August 1942 to February 1943 was the first major American counteroffensive against the Japanese in the Pacific, it also marks the high point of Japanese expansion and can justly be claimed as one of the major turning points of the Pacific War. While the... Read more >
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The Naval Battles for Guadalcanal 1942
Clash for supremacy in the Pacific
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

The battle for Guadalcanal that lasted from August 1942 to February 1943 was the first major American counteroffensive against the Japanese in the Pacific, it also marks the high point of Japanese expansion and can justly be claimed as one of the major turning points of the Pacific War. While the... Read more >
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The Stalin and Molotov Lines
Soviet Western Defences 1928-41
Written by Neil Short
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

During the Russian Civil War, the Red Army created a series of fortified areas, or ukreplinnyje rajony (UR), which were to be used not only for defence but were also to act as staging points for offensive operations. Following the end of the war these defences were extended, creating a front... Read more >
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Sticklers, Sideburns and Bikinis
The Military Origins of Everyday Words and Phrases
Written by Graeme Donald


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $9.95

Did you know they started 'hearing through the grapevine' during the American Civil War? It was a reference to the telegraph lines used for communicating with the army. These looked like twisted grapevines. And why does the phrase now suggest unreliable information? Because the lines were used by enemy troops to... Read more >
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The Cuban Connection
The Cuban Connection
Written by William Weyand Turner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616147570
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The Cuban Connection
Nixon, Castro, and the Mob
Written by William Weyand Turner


Format: Hardcover, 290 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $25.00

In April 1959, Fidel Castro toured the United States at the invitation of the American Society of Newspaper Editors. Though he was wary, Castro entertained some hope of establishing a rapprochement with Washington. But after being snubbed by President Eisenhower and receiving a less-than-cordial reception from Vice President Richard Nixon, Castro... Read more >
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The Cuban Connection
Nixon, Castro, and the Mob
Written by William Weyand Turner


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $12.99

In April 1959, Fidel Castro toured the United States at the invitation of the American Society of Newspaper Editors. Though he was wary, Castro entertained some hope of establishing a rapprochement with Washington. But after being snubbed by President Eisenhower and receiving a less-than-cordial reception from Vice President Richard Nixon, Castro... Read more >
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Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307888778
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF A SPY AMONG FRIENDS   

   On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. A stunning military accomplishment, it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the... Read more >
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