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TV Toys

Written by Anthony McGoldrick


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

This book tells the story of toys based on TV programs (both from the US and Britain), and how these much-loved objects evolved over the years since the 1930s, through the 'golden age' of children's TV in the 1960s and 1970s, and then onto the 1980s until now, including Pinky &... Read more >
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US Airborne Divisions in the ETO 1944-45

Written by Steven Zaloga


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

The delivery of entire divisions to battlefields behind enemy lines by parachute and glider was a unique feature of World War II.

Failures at D-Day landings necessitated that, in order to avoid severe dispersion of paratroopers, US tactics be rethought and daylight airdrops be implemented.

The new tactics were first put... Read more >
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US Airborne Units in the Pacific Theater 1942-45

Written by Gordon Rottman


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

The US airborne units serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II are considered to be among the best-trained and effective forces in the war. Deployed in fewer numbers than was the case across Europe, parachute units such as the famed 11th Airborne Division and the 503rd Parachute Infantry Regiment... Read more >
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US Army Forces in the Korean War 1950-53

Written by Donald Boose


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

When North Korea attacked the South on June 25, 1950, United States forces in East Asia were under the command of General Douglas MacArthur, whose largest ground force was Eighth US Army. This army fought a tenacious defense of South Korea, counterattacked north to the Yalu River with the separate X... Read more >
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The US Army in the Vietnam War 1965-73

Written by Gordon Rottman


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

This book provides detailed information about how US Army units were organised and operated in America's longest war. Vietnam Special Forces veteran Gordon L Rottman examines the different types of infantry battalions and the units that supported them, their training and organisation down to platoon level. Aspects of the US Army's... Read more >
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The US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War
III Marine Amphibious Force 1965-75
Written by Ed Gilbert


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

This book covers the US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War, centring on the structure and function of the two Fleet Marine Force (FMF) divisions and the corps command level, III Marine Amphibious Force (III MAF). This detailed examination of III MAF explores its infantry, armor, artillery, aviation, service and engineer... 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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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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The Yom Kippur War 1973 (1)
The Golan Heights
Written by Simon Dunstan
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


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

Osprey's first title in the study of the Yom Kippur War (1973). At 1345hrs on 6 October 1973, Israeli spotters in the observation post atop Mount Hermon saw Syrian gunners below them removing the camouflage nets from their guns. Ten minutes later shells began to rain down on Israeli positions all... Read more >
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The Yugoslav Wars (2)
Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992-2001
Written by Nigel Thomas and K. Mikulan
Illustrated by Darko Pavlovic


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

Osprey's examination of Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia's involvement in the Yugoslav Wars (1991-1995), as well as their involvement in the conflicts of the years that followed. Following the death of the Yugoslavian strongman President Tito in 1980, the several semi-autonomous republics and provinces that he had welded into a nation in 1945 moved... Read more >
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The Spectacle of Disintegration
The Spectacle of Disintegration
Written by Mckenzie Wark
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844679577
Our Price: $26.95
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The Spectacle of Disintegration
Situationist Passages out of the Twentieth Century
Written by Mckenzie Wark


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

Following his acclaimed history of the Situationist International up until the late sixties, The Beach Beneath the Street, McKenzie Wark returns with a companion volume which puts the late work of the Situationists in a broader and deeper context, charting their contemporary relevance and their deep critique of modernity. Wark builds... Read more >
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Bright Young Things
Bright Young Things
Written by Alison Maloney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385345255
Our Price: $12.95
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Bright Young Things
A Modern Guide to the Roaring Twenties
Written by Alison Maloney


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

For lovers of the glamour and scandal of the roaring twenties and the millions of fans eagerly anticipating the return of Downton Abbey (the third season opens in the twenties), an illustrated lifestyle guide to the fashion, the parties, the notrious personalities, and all the glittering trappings from the unforgettable era... Read more >
Stalin's Curse
Stalin's Curse
Written by Robert Gellately
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269157
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Stalin's Curse
Battling for Communism in War and Cold War
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $32.50

A chilling, riveting account based on newly released Russian documentation that reveals Joseph Stalin’s true motives—and the extent of his enduring commitment to expanding the Soviet empire—during the years in which he seemingly collaborated with Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and the capitalist West.
           
At the Big Three conferences of World...

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Stalin's Curse
Stalin's Curse
Written by Robert Gellately
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962355
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Stalin's Curse
Battling for Communism in War and Cold War
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $13.99

A chilling, riveting account based on newly released Russian documentation that reveals Joseph Stalin’s true motives—and the extent of his enduring commitment to expanding the Soviet empire—during the years in which he seemingly collaborated with Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and the capitalist West.
           
At the Big Three conferences of World...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
US Navy A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Rick Burgess and Zip Rausa
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


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

Osprey's examination of the A-1 Skyraider Units' participation in the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Designed and built as a carrier-based attack aircraft in 1944, the A-1 reached frontline units too late to see combat in World War II (1939-1945). With the advent of jets in the late 1940s, the Skyraider was seen... Read more >
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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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Air War in the Falklands 1982

Written by Chris Chant
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


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

The Falklands War (1982), fought between the United Kingdom and Argentina for the possession of the Falkland Islands, was probably the last 'colonial' war that will ever be undertaken by the British. This book shows how the key to British success was the speed with which the British gained and then... 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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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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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 Motorcycles of the 1960s and '70s

Written by Mick Walker


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

For the first half of the 20th century Great Britain led the world in motorcycle design and production, exporting its products to countries in every section of the globe. However, as the second half of the century began in 1960 this once great industry commenced what was to be a terminal... Read more >
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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Early Home Computers
Early Home Computers
Written by Kevin Murrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812166
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Early Home Computers

Written by Kevin Murrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

This is the story of the people and machines that revolutionized our lives and made personal computers an integral part of our homes. For the typical family in the 1960s and 1970s, computers were both fascinating and frightening, but largely a mystery. Developments in microelectronics in the early 1970s meant that... Read more >
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