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M103 Heavy Tank 1950-74
M103 Heavy Tank 1950-74
Written by Kenneth Estes, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849089814
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M103 Heavy Tank 1950-74

Written by Kenneth Estes
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

The T43 design represented the pinnacle of U.S. Army tank engineering of the late 1940s, with its cast elliptical hull and turret, Continental AV-1790 engine, cross-drive transmission, and torsion bar suspension. A range-finder and mechanical computer directed a powerful 120mm main gun in a novel electro-hydraulic turret, among other features. The... Read more >
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M103 Heavy Tank 1950-74

Written by Kenneth Estes
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


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

The T43 design represented the pinnacle of U.S. Army tank engineering of the late 1940s, with its cast elliptical hull and turret, Continental AV-1790 engine, cross-drive transmission, and torsion bar suspension. A range-finder and mechanical computer directed a powerful 120mm main gun in a novel electro-hydraulic turret, among other features. The... Read more >
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Mau-Mau Warrior

Written by Abiodun Alao
Illustrated by Christa Hook


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

The Mau-Mau uprising (1952-60) remains a controversial conflict, waged by warriors about whom many myths have been formed, but little truth has been written. Condemned by history as a brutal rag-tag force engaged in oath-taking, cannibalism and witchcraft, the military activities of the Mau-Mau have long been overlooked. Although their skill... Read more >
Mosquito 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 Mosquito developed into one of the most versatile aircraft of World War 2, entering service with Fighter Command in early 1942. The 'Mossie' was soon defending raids on Britain's Cathedral cities and became an integral part of the country's night defences. Its airborne radar gave it the ability to 'see'... Read more >
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Mustang and Thunderbolt Aces of the Pacific and CBI

Written by John Stanaway
Illustrated by Tom Tullis


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Although far better known for their exploits over the war torn skies of Germany and Italy, the USAAF's premier fighters, the P-47 and P-51, also made significant contributions to the victory against Japan from 1943 onwards. This book relates the appearance of the Allison-engined A-36As and P-51As over Rangoon from India... Read more >
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Operation Dragoon 1944
France's Other D-Day
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by John White


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

Osprey's study of Operation Dragoon, the Allied landings in southern France on August 15, 1944, which was one of the most controversial operations of World War II (1939-1945), leading to deep divides between United States and British planners. The US objective was to threaten the rear of the German armies occupying France... Read more >
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Panzer Divisions 1944-45

Written by Pier Battistelli


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

The period 1944-45 was one of change for the Panzer Divisions. In summer 1944 the new-type Panzer Division was introduced with a reduction in the number of tanks, a change that was mainly seen in North-West Europe. On the Eastern Front, where the bulk of the Panzer Divisions were still employed... Read more >
Panzer Divisions: The Eastern Front 1941-43

Written by Pier Battistelli


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

On June 22, 1941 when Germany attacked the Soviet Union, her Panzer divisions were to play a major role in this titanic struggle. At its peak, 19 out of the 21 existing Panzer Divisions were deployed against the Soviets. Although overwhelmed by Soviet numbers, the superior skill and capability of the... Read more >
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Polikarpov I-15, I-16 and I-153 Aces

Written by Mikhail Maslov
Illustrated by Mark Postlethwaite


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

The I-15, I-16 and I-153 fighters were the world's first mass-produced fighters. A total of 17,000 Polikarpov fighters had been manufactured by the time their series production was terminated in 1941. Aircraft of the first series successfully operated in Spain with the Republicans during the civil war (1936-39), in Chinese hands... Read more >
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RAF Mustang and Thunderbolt Aces

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


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

The P-51 Mustang and P-47 Thunderbolt were the finest American fighters of World War 2, and both saw service with the Royal Air Force in substantial numbers. The RAF began flying the Mustang in 1944, using it to fly bomber escort missions, and deploying to support the ground campaigns in Italy... Read more >
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Rommel's Afrika Korps
Tobruk to El Alamein
Written by Pier Battistelli


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

In 1940 a British offensive in the Western Desert provoked a major Italian military disaster. By early February 1941 the whole of Cyrenaica had been lost, and German help became necessary to avoid the loss of the entire of Libya. On 14 February 1941 the first echelons of German troops hurriedly... Read more >
Shepherds and Shepherding
Shepherds and Shepherding
Written by JONATHAN BROWN
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812265
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Shepherds and Shepherding

Written by JONATHAN BROWN


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

The shepherd stands, lamb in one hand, crook in the other and dog at his feet. This is how many of us think of the old-time shepherd - the picture of sturdiness, dependability and independence. He was one of the most important men on the farm, responsible for the care and... Read more >
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Shepherds and Shepherding

Written by JONATHAN BROWN


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

The shepherd stands, lamb in one hand, crook in the other and dog at his feet. This is how many of us think of the old-time shepherd - the picture of sturdiness, dependability and independence. He was one of the most important men on the farm, responsible for the care and... Read more >
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The Six Day War 1967: Jordan and Syria

Written by Simon Dunstan
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


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

Osprey's examination of Jordan and Syria's involvement in the Six Day War (1967). Following the lightning destruction of the Egyptian forces at the outbreak of the Six Day War, Israel turned to the forces of Jordan and Syria, with whom Egypt had signed a mutual-defence pact, and who had now entered... Read more >
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Spitfire Aces of Burma and the Pacific

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


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

The Japanese Army Air Force's invasion of Burma during 1941-42 was at first a huge success against the RAF who struggled to support the Chindit expedition on the ground. Yet the arrival of the Spitfire was to change the fortunes of the RAF and the outcome of the battle. Proving a... Read more >
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Spitfire Aces of Burma and the Pacific
Spitfire Aces of Burma and the Pacific
Written by Andrew Thomas, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846034220
Our Price: $22.95
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Spitfire Aces of Burma and the Pacific

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $22.95

The Japanese Army Air Force's invasion of Burma during 1941-42 was at first a huge success against the RAF who struggled to support the Chindit expedition on the ground. Yet the arrival of the Spitfire was to change the fortunes of the RAF and the outcome of the battle. Proving a... Read more >
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TV Toys
TV Toys
Written by Anthony McGoldrick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812173
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TV Toys

Written by Anthony McGoldrick


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

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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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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