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North American Indian Tribes of the Great Lakes
North American Indian Tribes of the Great Lakes
Written by Michael Johnson, Illustrated by Jonathan Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084598
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North American Indian Tribes of the Great Lakes

Written by Michael Johnson
Illustrated by Jonathan Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $17.95

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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Armies of the Balkan Wars 1912-13
Armies of the Balkan Wars 1912-13
Written by Philip Jowett, Illustrated by Stephen Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084185
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Armies of the Balkan Wars 1912-13
The priming charge for the Great War
Written by Philip Jowett
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $17.95

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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The Concorde Story
The Concorde Story
Written by Christopher Orlebar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849081634
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The Concorde Story
Seventh Edition
Written by Christopher Orlebar


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $35.00

This fully revised edition of The Concorde Story, published to coincide with the anniversary of the aircraft's first landing at Heathrow, is a complete history of Concorde. When commercial air services were launched in 1976, Concorde was hailed as one of the wonders of the technological world.

Lavishly illustrated throughout, this... Read more >
Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917
Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917
Written by Clayton Donnell, Illustrated by Brian Delf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084123
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Fortifications of Verdun 1874-1917

Written by Clayton Donnell
Illustrated by Brian Delf


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

The Battle of Verdun is one of the most well known and infamous battles in history. While the battle is remembered for acts of horror, bravery, and honor, it is also closely entwined with the ring of fortifications built to defend the key town of Verdun on the Meuse River that... Read more >
The Jacobite Rebellion 1745-46
The Jacobite Rebellion 1745-46
Written by Gregory Barnes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846039928
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The Jacobite Rebellion 1745-46

Written by Gregory Barnes


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $19.95

The Jacobite Rebellion was the final attempt of the House of Stuart to re-establish itself on the British throne and the death throes of the independent martial prowess of the Highland clans. No event in British history has been more heavily romanticized, but Gregory Fremont-Barnes succeeds in stripping away the myths... Read more >
The AK-47
The AK-47
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084611
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The AK-47
Kalashnikov-series assault rifles
Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

The Kalashnikov AK-47 is the most ubiquitous assault rifle in the world, with more AK-47s and its variants in use than any other individual small arm. Created by Senior Sergeant Mikhail Kalashnikov, and first adopted by the USSR soon after World War II (1939-1945), its production continues to this day, with... Read more >
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Saladin
Saladin
Written by David Nicolle, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083171
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Saladin
The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


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

This Osprey Command book looks closely at the early life, military experiences and key battlefield exploits of Al-Malik al-Nasir Yusuf Ibn Najm al-Din Ayyub Ibn Shahdi Abu'l-Muzaffar Salah al-Din - or Saladin as he is more commonly known outside the Islamic world - who is broadly regarded as the greatest hero... Read more >
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Spitfire Aces of North Africa and Italy
Spitfire Aces of North Africa and Italy
Written by Andrew Thomas, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083430
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Spitfire Aces of North Africa and Italy

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


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

The Spitfire was the most iconic and famous British fighter of World War II and was first deployed to Egypt in the spring of 1942 as German success in North Africa reached its zenith. Although few in number, in their early battles with the Luftwaffe the RAF and South African Spitfire... Read more >
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57th Fighter Group - First in the Blue
57th Fighter Group - First in the Blue
Written by Carl Molesworth, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083379
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57th Fighter Group - First in the Blue

Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $25.95

Organized in January 1941, just as the United States was building up military forces for its inevitable entry into World War II, the 57th Fighter Group was the first USAAF fighter unit to go into action in North Africa. It went on to establish a number of other "firsts" during its... Read more >
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Alexander the Great at War
Alexander the Great at War
Written by Ruth Sheppard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084802
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Alexander the Great at War
His Army - His Battles - His Enemies
Written by Ruth Sheppard


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $18.95

Perhaps the most famous commander of the ancient world, Alexander the Great, and his battles and victories, never cease to fascinate those with any interest in Ancient Greece. He was aged only 20 when he became king of Macedon, but he had already begun to show the military genius that would... Read more >
Brazilian Expeditionary Force in World War II
Brazilian Expeditionary Force in World War II
Written by Ricardo Neto and Cesar Campiani Maximiano, Illustrated by Ramiro Bujeiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084833
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Brazilian Expeditionary Force in World War II

Written by Ricardo Neto and Cesar Campiani Maximiano
Illustrated by Ramiro Bujeiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $17.95

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 World War II (1939-1945). This was in effect a light infantry division, consisting of three infantry regiments augmented with artillery and light armour... Read more >
Bronze Age Greek Warrior 1600-1100 BC
Bronze Age Greek Warrior 1600-1100 BC
Written by Raffaele D'Amato and Andrea Salimbeti, Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849081955
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Bronze Age Greek Warrior 1600-1100 BC

Written by Raffaele D'Amato and Andrea Salimbeti
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $18.95

Osprey's survey of Greek warriors of the period of the Bronze Age from 1600 to 1100 BC. More than a century has passed past since German archeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovered the treasures of Bronze Age Mycenae. The richly decorated artifacts of the entombed warriors, whose bodies still lay in their graves... Read more >
Defense of the Rhine 1944-45
Defense of the Rhine 1944-45
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083874
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Defense of the Rhine 1944-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $18.95

The Rhine River represented the last natural defensive barrier for the Third Reich in the fall of 1944. Although Hitler had been reluctant to allow the construction of tactical defense lines in France, the final defense of the Reich was another matter. As a result, construction of a Rhine defense line... Read more >
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Fairbairn-Sykes Commando Dagger
Fairbairn-Sykes Commando Dagger
Written by Leroy Thompson, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084314
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Fairbairn-Sykes Commando Dagger

Written by Leroy Thompson
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $17.95

The Fairbairn-Sykes Commando dagger has become iconic as the most widely recognized fighting knife in the world. The origins of the dagger can be traced to Shanghai in the 1930s where W. E. Fairbairn and US Marine officers including Sam Yeaton carried out experiments in developing what they considered the perfect... Read more >
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Humber Light Reconnaissance Car 1941-45
Humber Light Reconnaissance Car 1941-45
Written by Richard Doherty, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083102
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Humber Light Reconnaissance Car 1941-45

Written by Richard Doherty
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $17.95

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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Jasta 18 - The Red Noses
Jasta 18 - The Red Noses
Written by Greg Vanwyngarden, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083355
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Jasta 18 - The Red Noses

Written by Greg Vanwyngarden
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $25.95

The history of Royal Prussian Jagdstaffel (or Jasta) 18 is one of the more unique and complex of German fighter squadrons of World War I. In fact, the unit could be said to have had something of a split personality. Formed in Flanders at the end of October 1916, the Jasta... Read more >
B-24 Liberator Units of the CBI
B-24 Liberator Units of the CBI
Written by Edward M. Young, Illustrated by Mark Styling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083416
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B-24 Liberator Units of the CBI

Written by Edward M. Young
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $22.95

Osprey's study of the B-24 Liberator Units in the CBI Theatre of World War II (1939-1945). The B-24 Liberator was the mainstay of the US Army Air Force's strategic bombing effort in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theatre from 1942 until the end of the war in 1945. With longer range and a... Read more >
Fw 190 Defence of the Reich Aces
Fw 190 Defence of the Reich Aces
Written by John Weal, Illustrated by John Weal
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ISBN: 9781846034824
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Fw 190 Defence of the Reich Aces

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $22.95

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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Hannibal
Hannibal
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083492
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Hannibal

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $18.95

By the end of the First Punic War against Carthage, the Romans had reduced the capital city of the Carthaginian Empire to a heap of ashes and destroyed its culture. In 219 BC, however, Hannibal, the eldest son of the charismatic general Hamilcar Barca, began the Second Punic War and was... Read more >
Imperial Japanese Navy Heavy Cruisers 1941-1945
Imperial Japanese Navy Heavy Cruisers 1941-1945
Written by Mark Stille, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849081481
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Imperial Japanese Navy Heavy Cruisers 1941-1945

Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $17.95

Designed with little more than a passing nod to the international naval treaties of the inter-war period, the Imperial Japanese Navy's heavy cruisers were fast and heavily armed. Like the other vessels of the Japanese Navy, the heavy cruisers were technologically superior to and far more innovative than their Allied rivals... Read more >
Victor Units of the Cold War
Victor Units of the Cold War
Written by Andrew Brookes, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083393
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Victor Units of the Cold War

Written by Andrew Brookes
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $22.95

Of the three jet bombers that formed the RAF's V-Force in the early years of the Cold War (1946-1991), the Victor was perhaps the most technologically advanced. First flown on December 24, 1952, the Victor entered service in B 1 configuration in November 1957. Further improvements were introduced with the B... Read more >
B-57 Canberra Units of the Vietnam War
B-57 Canberra Units of the Vietnam War
Written by T.E. Bell, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846039713
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B-57 Canberra Units of the Vietnam War

Written by T.E. Bell
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $22.95

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 >
Panzer IV vs Char B1 bis
Panzer IV vs Char B1 bis
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849083782
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Panzer IV vs Char B1 bis
France 1940
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $17.95

The Battle of France in 1940 involved the first large-scale tank-against-tank battles in history. The massive clashes at Stonne, Hannant, and Gembloux involved hundreds of tanks on both sides, yet have faded from memory due to the enormity of the French defeat. This book examines two of the premier opposing tanks... Read more >
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The Medieval World
The Medieval World
Written by John M. Thompson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205330
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The Medieval World
An Illustrated Atlas
Written by John M. Thompson


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $40.00

Sumptuously illustrating the vivid parade of a thousand years of history, this comprehensive historical atlas concentrates on the Mediterranean world but also shows what happened across the globe between A.D. 400 and 1500 —from the fall of Rome to the age of discovery. Every page glistens with period works of art... Read more >
The Book of Firsts
The Book of Firsts
Written by Peter D'Epiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307388438
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The Book of Firsts
150 World-Changing People and Events from Caesar Augustus to the Internet
Written by Peter D'Epiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $16.00

  The Book of Firsts is an entertaining, enlightening, and highly browsable tour of the major innovations of the past twenty centuries and how they shaped our world.

Peter D’Epiro makes this handy overview of human history both fun and thought-provoking with his survey of the major “firsts”—inventions, discoveries, political and military... Read more >
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