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Armies of the Napoleonic Wars
Armies of the Napoleonic Wars
Edited by Chris McNab
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086486
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Armies of the Napoleonic Wars
An Illustrated History
Edited by Chris McNab


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $24.95

The Napoleonic Wars saw almost two decades of brutal fighting, from the frozen wastelands of Russia to the wilderness of the Peninsula, and from Egypt to the bloody battlefield of Waterloo. Fighting took place on an unprecedented scale across Europe, and over the entire period of the wars Napoleon led his... Read more >
P-40 Warhawk vs Bf 109
P-40 Warhawk vs Bf 109
Written by Carl Molesworth, Illustrated by Jim Laurier and Gareth Hector
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084697
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P-40 Warhawk vs Bf 109
MTO 1942-44
Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier and Gareth Hector


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.95

Although the P-40 and the Bf 109 both joined the air war over North Africa at nearly the same time in early 1941, the venerable German fighter was already fully sorted with a combat career dating back to 1937 in Spain, while the American fighter was making its combat debut in... Read more >
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P-40 Warhawk vs Bf 109
MTO 1942-44
Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $15.95

Although the P-40 and the Bf 109 both joined the air war over North Africa at nearly the same time in early 1941, the venerable German fighter was already fully sorted with a combat career dating back to 1937 in Spain, while the American fighter was making its combat debut in... Read more >
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Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
The Kingdom and the Age of Consuls
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $13.95

A perennially popular topic the ancient world continues to yield incredibly rich archaeological finds. Based on years of detailed research, Dr Raffaele D'Amato now presents a new history on the dress and equipment of Roman Centurions from the Roman kingdom to the height of the Republic. In addition, thanks to his... Read more >
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Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
Written by Raffaele D'Amato, Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085410
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Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
The Kingdom and the Age of Consuls
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.95

A perennially popular topic the ancient world continues to yield incredibly rich archaeological finds. Based on years of detailed research, Dr Raffaele D'Amato now presents a new history on the dress and equipment of Roman Centurions from the Roman kingdom to the height of the Republic. In addition, thanks to his... Read more >
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F-100 Super Sabre Units of the Vietnam War
F-100 Super Sabre Units of the Vietnam War
Written by Peter Davies and David Menard, Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084468
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F-100 Super Sabre Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies and David Menard
Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $22.95

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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Early Roman Warrior 753-321 BC
Early Roman Warrior 753-321 BC
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Sean O'Brogain
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ISBN: 9781849084994
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Early Roman Warrior 753-321 BC

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Sean O'Brogain


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

Osprey's survey of early Roman warriors from 753 to 321 BC. The prototypical 'Roman Legionnaire' often seen on television and in movies is actually the product of nearly a millennium of military development. Far back in the Bronze Age, before the city of Rome existed, a loose collection of independent hamlets... Read more >
Naval Aces of World War 1 Part I
Naval Aces of World War 1 Part I
Written by Jon Guttman, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083454
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Naval Aces of World War 1 Part I

Written by Jon Guttman
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $22.95

Though understandably overshadowed by their army colleagues, naval aviators played a significant role in World War 1, including some noteworthy contributions of fighter aviation. At a time when the Royal Flying Corps was struggling to match the 'Fokker Scourge' of 1915-16, the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) was first to use... Read more >
The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle
The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle
Written by Peter Smithurst, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084857
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The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle

Written by Peter Smithurst
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $17.95

Throughout the Napoleonic Wars, there was a growing perception that a muzzle-loading rifle was more practical compared to the limitations of rifles then currently in use. This thinking ultimately resulted in the 1853 Enfield Pattern, a rifle which, for the first time, was issued to every soldier in the British Army... Read more >
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The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle

Written by Peter Smithurst
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $15.95

Throughout the Napoleonic Wars, there was a growing perception that a muzzle-loading rifle was more practical compared to the limitations of rifles then currently in use. This thinking ultimately resulted in the 1853 Enfield Pattern, a rifle which, for the first time, was issued to every soldier in the British Army... Read more >
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Practicing History
Practicing History
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307798558
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Practicing History
Selected Essays
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2011
Price: $13.99

Celebrated for bringing a personal touch to history in her Pulitzer Prize–winning epic The Guns of August and other classic books, Barbara W. Tuchman reflects on world events and the historian’s craft in these perceptive, essential essays.
 
From thoughtful pieces on the historian’s role to striking insights into America’s past... Read more >
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Aces of the Legion Condor
Aces of the Legion Condor
Written by Robert Forsyth, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083478
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Aces of the Legion Condor

Written by Robert Forsyth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $22.95

By the outbreak of World War 2, the Luftwaffe had acquired effective tactical battlefield experience from its involvement in the Spanish Civil War in 1936-1939, centered around the operations conducted by the Legion Condor, a force of some 19,000 'volunteer' German airmen, staff, technicians and groundcrew formed into fighter, bomber, reconnaissance... Read more >
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E-Boat vs MTB
E-Boat vs MTB
Written by Gordon Williamson, Illustrated by Ian Palmer and Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084062
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E-Boat vs MTB
The English Channel 1941-45
Written by Gordon Williamson
Illustrated by Ian Palmer and Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $18.95

During WWII, German E-Boats were so active in the English Channel that the narrow stretch of water became known as 'E-Boat Alley'. To counter the threat of these E-Boats, Britain brought its coastal forces to bear - flotillas of small Motor Torpedo and Gun Boats (MTBs and MGBs) and Motor Launches... Read more >
Garibaldi
Garibaldi
Written by Ron Field, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083218
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Garibaldi
The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history
Written by Ron Field
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $18.95

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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Silent Killers
Silent Killers
Written by James Delgado and Clive Cussler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849083652
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Silent Killers
Submarines and Underwater Warfare
Written by James Delgado and Clive Cussler


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $24.95

James P Delgado, President and CEO of the Institute of Nautical Archaeology and author of Nuclear Dawn (Osprey), presents a detailed, stunningly visual, examination of the history and development of the submarine and its role in naval warfare, from the first practical experiments with submersible craft to the development of the... Read more >
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Vietnam Infantry Tactics
Vietnam Infantry Tactics
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849085052
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Vietnam Infantry Tactics

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $18.95

Osprey's study of the evolving US, Viet Cong and NVA tactics at battalion level and below throughout the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Beginning with a description of the terrain, climate and the unique nature of operations in this theater of war, author Gordon Rottman, a Vietnam veteran himself, goes on to explain how unit... Read more >
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Walther Model
Walther Model
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083577
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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: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $18.95

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 Great Chevauchee - John of Gaunt's Raid on France 1373
The Great Chevauchee - John of Gaunt's Raid on France 1373
Written by David Nicolle, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849082471
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The Great Chevauchee - John of Gaunt's Raid on France 1373
France 1373
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $18.95

In 1373, John of Gaunt set off from Calais on a great raid to strike at the heart of France. Driven by the high ideals of chivalry, the raiders left with epic pageantry. However, the reality soon overwhelmed the raiders. Beset on all sides by French ambushes and plagued by disease... Read more >
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Dogfight: The Greatest Air Duels of World War II
Dogfight: The Greatest Air Duels of World War II
Written by Tony Holmes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849084826
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Dogfight: The Greatest Air Duels of World War II

Written by Tony Holmes


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $25.95

Fighter pilots are the elite of the elite; it can take years of training to produce a fighter pilot and even longer to produce a plane that is worthy of their skills. Yet a dogfight can last only minutes. Drawing inspiration from The History Channel's popular show, "Dogfight" and the new... Read more >
ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15
ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15
Written by Ian Sumner, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083287
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ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15
From New Guinea to Gallipoli
Written by Ian Sumner
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $18.95

This title explores the recruitment, training, and combat experiences of the famous ANZAC infantry in the opening years of World War I (1914-1918). Worried about the growing power of Japan and the German Far Eastern colonies, Australia and New Zealand had both introduced conscription in 1912. When war broke out in... Read more >
The Colt 1911 Pistol
The Colt 1911 Pistol
Written by Leroy Thompson, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084338
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The Colt 1911 Pistol

Written by Leroy Thompson
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $18.95

First used in combat during the Punitive Expedition into Mexico and then extensively during both World War I (1914-1918) and World War II (1939-1945), the Colt Government Model (1911) pistol remained the standard issue handgun in the US armed forces for nearly 80 years and has continued in service with some... Read more >
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Fortress Monasteries of the Himalayas
Fortress Monasteries of the Himalayas
Written by Peter Harrison, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083966
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Fortress Monasteries of the Himalayas
Tibet, Ladakh, Nepal and Bhutan
Written by Peter Harrison
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $18.95

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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Iran at War
Iran at War
Written by Kaveh Farrokh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781846034916
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Iran at War
1500-1988
Written by Kaveh Farrokh


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $29.95

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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Tank Spotter's Guide
Tank Spotter's Guide
Written by The Tank Museum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849082228
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Tank Spotter's Guide

Written by The Tank Museum


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $9.95

Invented during World War I to break the grim deadlock of the Western Front trenches, tanks went on to revolutionize warfare. From the lightning Blitzkrieg assaults of World War II, to the great battles in the Middle Eastern desert, tanks have become one of the key components of the 'combined arms'... Read more >
A History of the World in 100 Weapons
A History of the World in 100 Weapons
Written by Chris McNab
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849085205
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A History of the World in 100 Weapons

Written by Chris McNab


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $29.95

It's a truism to say that history is written by the winners. But what is it about the winners that make them so powerful? In this enlightening new book, Chris McNab searches for answers to this question and much more, telling the story of the history of the world through the... Read more >
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