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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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Walther Model
The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $9.95

This volume details the military career and accomplishments of Walther Model, the youngest Generalfeldmarschall in the Wehrmacht in World War II and Hitler's favorite commander. His role on the Eastern Front saw him involved in most of the key battles of the second half of the warm, including the battles of... 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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Bright Young Things
Bright Young Things
Written by Alison Maloney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385345255
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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 >
B-57 Canberra Units of the Vietnam War

Written by T Bell
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


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

Osprey's examination of B-57 Canberra Units during the Veitnam War period (1955-1975). While not receiving as much publicity as the F-105 and F-4 fighter-bombers, which took the fight into the heart of North Vietnam, the B-57 Canberra was nevertheless the first jet-powered American attack aircraft committed to the conflict. It was... Read more >
Shipbuilding in Britain
Shipbuilding in Britain
Written by Fred Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807292
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Shipbuilding in Britain

Written by Fred Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

In 1913 the shipyards of Britain were responsible for building half of all the world's ships. At the Clyde in Scotland at this time a new ship was launched every eighteen hours. For decades Britain was at the forefront of shipbuilding; the history and economy of towns such as Belfast, Liverpool... Read more >
Humber Light Reconnaissance Car 1941-45

Written by Richard Doherty
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

The iconic vehicle of the British Army's Reconnaissance Corps during World War II, the Humber Light Reconnaissance Car (LRC) saw service in several theatres of war between 1941 and 1945. The Humber LRC gave excellent service to the Reconnaissance Corps with its agility, speed and height proving to be invaluable assets... Read more >
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F-100 Super Sabre Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies and Rolando Ugolini
Illustrated by David Menard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of the F-100 Super Sabre Units' participation in the Vietnam War (1955-1975). While the F-105 Thunderchief and F-4 Phantom flew the majority of the fighter-bomber missions over North Vietnam, the Thunderchief's service predecessor, the F-100 Super Sabre stayed on to fight the air war in South Vietnam until June... Read more >
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Fw 190 Defence of the Reich Aces

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $15.95

This title is the natural conclusion to the collection of titles chronicling the exploits of the fighter pilots of the German Luftwaffe of World War 2 that has been part of - and contributed in some small measure to the success of - Osprey's long running Aircraft of the Aces series... Read more >
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Fortress Monasteries of the Himalayas
Tibet, Ladakh, Nepal and Bhutan
Written by Peter Harrison
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

Buddhism has been influential in the mountain kingdoms of the Himalayas since the 7th century AD, most notably in the kingdom of Tibet where it permeated all aspects and levels of society until the 20th century. From the 9th-century AD onwards, the secular rulers of Tibet sought to extend their influence... Read more >
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The Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917

Written by Clayton Donnell
Illustrated by Brian Delf


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

The ring of fortifications protecting the city of Verdun on the Meuse River would become critical in the infamous battle of World War I. This book examines these fortifications, including the famous forts of Douaumont and Vaux that saw some of the fiercest fighting during the battle. Read more >
Ghost Towns
Lost Cities of the Old West
Written by Clint Thomsen


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Tombstone, Bodie, St. Elmo, Silver City. These are some of the enduring legends of the Old West- ghost towns and mining camps that dot America's landscape and colour the history of the country. Literally thousands of ghost towns are scattered throughout the West, with some states boasting hundreds of these abandoned... Read more >
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Orchards

Written by Claire Masset


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Whether in blossom and laden with fruit, orchards are places of great beauty. Throughout history, they have played an important role in country, and also city, life, providing not just food and drink, but also a haven for wildlife and a setting for age-old customs and social gatherings.

Some of Britain's... Read more >
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Traditional Building Materials

Written by Matthew Slocombe


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $10.95

Steel and glass now dominate modern British cities, but the country can still boast millions of older houses constructed of more traditional building materials. Many date from the period before easy nationwide transportation, when these materials were usually grown on or extracted from land in the locality. As a result, Britain... Read more >
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Orchards
Orchards
Written by Claire Masset
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808381
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Orchards

Written by Claire Masset


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $12.95

Whether in blossom and laden with fruit, orchards are places of great beauty. Throughout history, they have played an important role in country, and also city, life, providing not just food and drink, but also a haven for wildlife and a setting for age-old customs and social gatherings.

Some of Britain's... Read more >
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Spanish Republican Aces
Spanish Republican Aces
Written by Rafael Lopez, Illustrated by Julio Caeiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086684
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Spanish Republican Aces

Written by Rafael Lopez
Illustrated by Julio Caeiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $22.95

At the start of the civil war, most young fighter officers joined the rebels (Nationalists). It was the high ranking officers, grupo or escuadrilla commanders, and the NCOs, sergeants and corporals who remained loyal to the government. The obsolete Nieuport Ni.52s and the three rare Hawker Furies were soon outpaced by... Read more >
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The Roman Army
The Roman Army
Written by Chris McNab
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849088138
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The Roman Army
The Greatest War Machine of the Ancient World
Written by Chris McNab


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $18.95

The image of the Roman legionary is as familiar today as it was to the citizens - and enemies - of the vast Roman Empire two thousand years ago. This book goes beyond the stereotypes found in popular culture to examine the Roman Army from the first armed citizens of the... Read more >
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The Browning Automatic Rifle
The Browning Automatic Rifle
Written by Robert Hodges, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087612
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The Browning Automatic Rifle

Written by Robert Hodges
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $18.95

For nearly fifty years the hard-hitting, mobile Browning Automatic Rifle, or BAR, served in US infantry units as a light squad automatic "base of fire" weapon, providing quick bursts of concentrated fire. It was developed in response to the central dilemma of infantry combat in World War I - the need... Read more >
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D-Day to Victory
D-Day to Victory
Written by Stephen Bull
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849088381
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D-Day to Victory
With the Men and Machines that Won the War
Written by Stephen Bull


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $25.95

An eye-popping, innovative approach to one of the most-popular topics in all of history: the European Theater of World War II. The myth-busting designers of this unique book will provide readers with a full account of the campaign to liberate Europe sprinkled throughout with more than 200 unequalled visual assets. Based-on... Read more >
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Ghost Towns
Ghost Towns
Written by Clint Thomsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810858
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Ghost Towns
Lost Cities of the Old West
Written by Clint Thomsen


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $9.95

Tombstone, Bodie, St. Elmo, Silver City. These are some of the enduring legends of the Old West- ghost towns and mining camps that dot America's landscape and colour the history of the country. Literally thousands of ghost towns are scattered throughout the West, with some states boasting hundreds of these abandoned... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Modelling Scale Aircraft

Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

Brett Green, one of the hobby's leading names, provides a comprehensive introduction to all of the basic techniques and materials needed to build scale aircraft, from first opening the kit box to displaying the finished model - all in one clear and easy-to-follow expert guide. The many detailed photographs with step-by-step... Read more >
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The Fall of the Philippines 1941-42

Written by Clayton Chun
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Philippine Islands were one of two major US bases in the Pacific, the other being Pearl Harbor. The Japanese considered the capture of the Philippines crucial for its efforts to control resource-laden Southeast Asia. As opposed to its attack on Pearl Harbor, the Japanese intention was to invade and occupy... Read more >
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Roman Republican Legionary 298-105 BC
Roman Republican Legionary 298-105 BC
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Sean O' Brogain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087810
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Roman Republican Legionary 298-105 BC

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Sean O' Brogain


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $18.95

Soon after the Caudine Forks fiasco, where Roman citizens had suffered the humiliation of being forced to pass under the yoke, an act symbolising their loss of warrior status, the tactical formation adopted by the Roman army underwent a radical change. Introduced as part of the Servian reforms, the legion had... Read more >
Armies of the Balkan Wars 1912-13
The priming charge for the Great War
Written by Philip Jowett
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

In 1912, the Balkan states formed an alliance in an effort to break free from the crumbling Ottoman Empire. Forming an army of some 645,000 troops from Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia and Montenego, they took on a force of 400,000 Turkish soldiers. Both sides were equipped with the latest weapons technology. This... Read more >
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Garibaldi

Written by Ron Field
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $9.95

This book looks closely at the life, military experiences and key battlefield exploits of Giuseppe Garibaldi. Born on July 4, 1807 in the city of Nice, the turning point in his life occurred in April 1833 when he met Giovanni Battista Cuneo, a member of the secret movement known as "Young... Read more >
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