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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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Pompey
Pompey
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085724
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Pompey

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $17.95

Pompey, or Pompey the Great, was one of the best military leaders of the late Roman Republic. His campaigns against the Marians, his battles in Hispania and his defeat of the Mediterranean pirates launched him to political stardom where he became an ally of Julius Caesar and a member of the... Read more >
North American Indian Tribes of the Great Lakes

Written by Michael Johnson
Illustrated by Jonathan Smith


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

The Great Lakes were the main arena for the fur trade in colonial North America, which drew European explorers and trappers deep into the northern USA and Canada from the 17th century onwards. The desire to control the supply of this luxury item sparked wars between Britain and France, as well... Read more >
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The Belgian Army in World War I

Written by Ronald Pawly
Illustrated by Patrice Courcelle


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

While small in numbers, the Belgian Army played a vital role in World War I (1939-1945) that is often overlooked. Germany's invasion of neutral Belgium, which led Britain to declare war in August 1914, should have been swift and fierce yet the unexpected heroic defense, against great odds, of Belgian fortresses, frustrated the... Read more >
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The British Army 1939-45 (2)
Middle East & Mediterranean
Written by Martin Brayley
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

The scope of Britain's wartime Middle East Command stretched far beyond the Libyan desert where the 8th Army's most famous battles were fought - from Gibraltar and Tunisia in the west, to Iraq and Persia in the east, and from Greece south to the Gulf of Aden. In the 1940-43 period... Read more >
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The Fall of English France 1449-53
The Fall of English France 1449-53
Written by David Nicolle, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086165
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The Fall of English France 1449-53

Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $21.95

For the overwhelming majority of people outside the French-speaking world the Hundred Years War consisted of a sequence of major English victories, above all Crécy, Poitiers and Agincourt. The only significant victor or 'hero' on the French side was Joan of Arc, and she ended up being burned at the stake... Read more >
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Forts of the War of 1812
Forts of the War of 1812
Written by Rene Chartrand, Illustrated by Donato Spedaliere
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085762
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Forts of the War of 1812

Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Donato Spedaliere


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $18.95

When war broke out between the United States and Great Britain in 1812, neither side was prepared for the conflict, as evidenced by their respective fortifications. The most sophisticated and modern fortifications were those built by the US Corps of Engineers to protect some of the main port cities. These included... Read more >
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Forts of the War of 1812

Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Donato Spedaliere


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

When war broke out between the United States and Great Britain in 1812, neither side was prepared for the conflict, as evidenced by their respective fortifications. The most sophisticated and modern fortifications were those built by the US Corps of Engineers to protect some of the main port cities. These included... Read more >
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The Irish Defence Forces since 1922

Written by Donal MacCarron
Illustrated by Bill Younghusband


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

Born in the Civil War of 1922–23, the army of the Republic of Ireland occupied a sensitive place in the national culture for many years. In World War II (1939-1945), it faced the challenge of maintaining Ireland’s integrity as neutral. Post-war, it found a new role in 1960, providing troops for... Read more >
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Painting and Finishing Techniques

Written by Gary Edmundson


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

Although many modelers can master the basic techniques of construction, it is with the painting and finishing of their kits that many begin to struggle. It is this skill that gives the model its distinctive look and feel and separates the good model form the truly great one. This title will... Read more >
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Roman Centurions 31 BC-AD 500
The Classical and Late Empire
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

In the years between 31 BC and AD 500 the Romans carved out a mighty empire stretching from Britain to the deserts of North Africa. The men who spearheaded this expansion were the centurions, the tough, professional warriors who led from the front, exerted savage discipline and provided a role model... Read more >
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Traditional Building Materials
Traditional Building Materials
Written by Matthew Slocombe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808404
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Traditional Building Materials

Written by Matthew Slocombe


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

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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The Lee-Enfield Rifle
The Lee-Enfield Rifle
Written by Martin Pegler, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087889
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The Lee-Enfield Rifle

Written by Martin Pegler
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Lee-Enfield is one of the 20th century's most recognizable and longest-serving military rifles. It was adopted by the British Army in 1895 and only replaced by the L1A1 SLR in 1957; even then a sniper variant, the L42A1, was used until 1989, giving a service life of nearly a century... Read more >
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MiG-3 Aces of World War 2
MiG-3 Aces of World War 2
Written by Dmitriy Khazanov, Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084420
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MiG-3 Aces of World War 2

Written by Dmitriy Khazanov
Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $22.95

Created by ex-Polikarpov designers Ivanovic Mikoyan and Mikhail Gurevich, the MiG-1/3 family of fighters was built to satisfy a Soviet Air Force requirement for an advanced, fast, high altitude fighter. Entering service in the spring of 1941, the problematic MiG-1 had its handling problems rectified with the hasty production of the... Read more >
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Plataea 479 BC
Plataea 479 BC
Written by William Shepherd, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085540
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Plataea 479 BC
Greece's greatest victory
Written by William Shepherd
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $21.95

Plataea was one of the biggest and most important land battles of pre-20th century history. Close to 100,000 hoplite and light-armed Greeks took on an even larger barbarian army that included elite Asian cavalry and infantry from as far away as India, with thousands of Greek hoplites and cavalry also fighting... Read more >
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Tomahawk and Musket - French and Indian Raids in the Ohio Valley 1758
Tomahawk and Musket - French and Indian Raids in the Ohio Valley 1758
Written by Rene Chartrand, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085649
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Tomahawk and Musket - French and Indian Raids in the Ohio Valley 1758

Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $18.95

In 1758, at the height of the French and Indian War, British Brigadier General John Forbes led his army on a methodical advance against Fort Duquesene, French headquarters in the Ohio valley. As his army closed in upon the fort, he sent Major Grant of the 77th Highlanders and 850 men... Read more >
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US Marine Corps Tanks of World War II
US Marine Corps Tanks of World War II
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085601
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US Marine Corps Tanks of World War II

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $17.95

The US Marine Corps formed six tank battalions in World War II which saw combat in some of the most varied and extreme conditions of the Pacific theater. The Marine tank battalions fought on small coral atolls such as Tarawa, in the fetid jungles of the south west Pacific including Guadalcanal... Read more >
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Brazilian Expeditionary Force in World War II

Written by Cesar Maximiano
Illustrated by Ramiro Bujeiro


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $13.95

In the English-speaking world, it is generally unknown that a volunteer Brazilian Expeditionary Force (FEB) fought alongside the US Army in Italy from mid-1944 until the end of the war. This was in effect a light infantry division, consisting of three infantry regiments augmented with artillery and light armour. It was... Read more >
Iran at War
1500-1988
Written by Kaveh Farrokh


Format: eBook, 488 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $12.95

Iran’s complex, violent military history encompasses two world wars, foreign intervention, anti-government revolts, border disputes, a revolution, a war against Iraq that lasted over eight years, and its desperate quest to become a nuclear power.
 
Following his award-winning book, Shadows in the Desert, which explored the military history of ancient Persia...

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The M16
The M16
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate and Alan Gilliland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086905
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The M16

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate and Alan Gilliland


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $18.95

The M16 was first introduced in 1958 and was revolutionary for its time as it was made of lightweight materials including special aluminium and plastics, which had previously not been used in mainstream weapons. It was first adopted by US Special Forces and airborne troops in 1962 before it was issued... Read more >
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The M16

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $15.95

The M16 was first introduced in 1958 and was revolutionary for its time as it was made of lightweight materials including special aluminium and plastics, which had previously not been used in mainstream weapons. It was first adopted by US Special Forces and airborne troops in 1962 before it was issued... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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