War & Militaria

War & Militaria

War & Militaria

War & Militaria

War and military, warfare worldwide, soldiers and regiments, battlefields and war zones. Historical overviews of world conflicts over the centuries.

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BRITISH-INDIAN ARMY 1860-1914
PETER DUCKERS    Book Number: 85805
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For over 200 years the British maintained a powerful military system in India. If it is recalled at all in the popular imagination of today, the Victorian Indian Army remembered as much for its use...
BROADSIDES: Caricature & The Navy 1756-1815
JAMES DAVEY & RICHARD JOHNS    Book Number: 85806
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Superb James Gillray on the Irish invasion and patriotic courage and Thomas Rowlandson on sailors in cheap prints available for all to laugh at. Here is an exploration of the political and cultura...
BATTLEFIELDS IN BRITAIN
C. V. WEDGWOOD    Book Number: 85983
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Dame Cicely Veronica Wedgwood (1910-1997) specialised in the history of 17th century England and Continental Europe. Originally published in the Collin's Pictures of Britain series, this super lit...
CLIVE: Founder of British India
C. BRAD FAUGHT    Book Number: 85989
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One of the excellent Potomac Military Profiles series, this lively, informed and balanced account of the great military and political leader shows that Robert Clive (1724-1774) was an unlikely mili...
GREAT CONSPIRACY: Britain's Secret War
CARLOS DE LA HUERTA    Book Number: 86008
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The French Revolution threw the whole of Europe into turmoil, with no country more alarmed than Britain. As Napoleon established his iron grip on France, the British government was in a fever of su...
JUNAK KING: Life as A British POW, 1941-45
SYDNEY LITHERLAND    Book Number: 86013
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"In April 1939 the Conservative government had introduced conscription for twenty year olds, although it was opposed by both the Labour and the Liberal parties. Most of my contemporaries at school ...
REVOLUTIONARIES: Inventing an American Nation
JACK RAKOVE    Book Number: 86025
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The Stanford University professor and acclaimed historian Rakove offers a new and revealing perspective on the men who invented America. Rather than the military struggle, he is more concerned wit...
GREAT ESCAPES: The Story of MI9's WW2 Escape
BARBARA A.BOND    Book Number: 86031
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Delve into the secret world of MI9, a new military intelligence branch, and discover its historical background and purpose behind its creation, its secret mapping programme and its unique place in ...
TORPEDO LEADER
WG CDR PATRICK GIBBS    Book Number: 86033
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"This is success, that was failure. Such is my verdict on my two tours of operational flying, the first carried out from England, the second from Malta...History may well ignore completely the desu...
WAR REPORT: BBC Dispatches from the Front Line, 1944-45
EDIT. BY D. HAWKINS & M. JONES    Book Number: 86035
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War Report was first broadcast from the beaches of Normandy in June 1944. It was a landmark for the BBC and for combat reporting and gave millions of listeners daily updates on the Armed Forces' p...
WAR OF WARS
ROBERT HARVEY    Book Number: 86118
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Sub-titled 'The Epic Struggle Between Britain and France 1789-1815', Allan Mallinson said, "Comprehensive, clear, persuasive and entertaining." France was in tumult and saw the collapse of the Anc...
IRON DAWN
RICHARD SNOW    Book Number: 85893
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Sub-titled 'The Monitor, The Merrimack, And the Civil War Sea Battle That Changed History' here is a lively tale of science, war and clashing personalities from the Age of Sail to the Age of Iron. ...
SABOTEUR
PAUL KIX    Book Number: 85899
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Subtitled ' The Aristocrat Who Became France's Most Daring Anti-Nazi Commando'. Before his death in 2012, Robert de Rochefoucauld confided to his daughter some details of his life in the French Re...
MILITARY HISTORY OF CHINA: From 1218 to the Present Day
ERIK DURSCHMIED    Book Number: 86047
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In 1215 Genghis Khan's Mongol army captured Peking and destroyed the Chin Empire, and then advanced on through Asia and Russia to the fringes of Western Europe, where in 1241 they annihilated the G...
BOOTS ON THE GROUND: Britain And Her Army Since 1945
RICHARD DANNATT    Book Number: 86090
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As Chief of General Staff, Richard Dannatt brings 40 years of military service to tell the fascinating story of how the British Army has shaped and been shaped by world events, from the Cold War to...
DEFENDING THE ROCK: How Gibraltar Defeated Hitler
NICHOLAS RANKIN    Book Number: 86094
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A 'trenchantly intelligent look at the course of the Second World War'. Two months before he shot himself, Adolf Hitler saw where it had all gone wrong. By failing to seize Gibraltar in the summe...
ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF GUNS
CHUCK WILLS    Book Number: 86123
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"Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun" said Mao Zedong. From the first firearms to semiautomatic weapons, this photographic history of civilisation is seen through the world's deadlies...
FLYING HOURS
ANDREW MILLAR    Book Number: 86068
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Sub-titled 'The Compelling Memoir of Squadron Leader Andrew Millar DSO, DFC, and The Second World War Battle Against Japan'. Millar started as a medical student before volunteering for the RAF duri...
GERMAN MOTORCYCLES OF WWII
DAVID DOYLE    Book Number: 86069
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The BMW R4, R12, R35, R71, R74 and Zündapp KS750 all appear in this amazing gallery and visual history of vintage photos and restored examples. Over 200 archive photographs are then followed by a ...
GERMAN PANZER II
DAVID DOYLE    Book Number: 86071
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A visual history of the German Army's WWII light tank, and a companion to German Panzer I code 86070. A remarkable collection of over 200 colour and archive mono never-before-seen photographs from...
INTO THE DARK: A Bomber Command Story of Combat and Survival
JANET HUGHES & REGINALD WILSON    Book Number: 86073
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On 20th January 1944 Bomber Command Navigator Reginald Wilson's Halifax, LW337, comes into the sights of an ace Luftwaffe night fighter pilot and is blown from the darkness above the German capital...
MARCH BY MOONLIGHT
JACK LOVE & BARRY LOVE    Book Number: 86075
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Sub-titled 'A Bomber Command Story of Ops and Evasion, Captivity and Friendship.' Here is Jack Love's personal account of the experiences he went through joining up for the RAF, training for and t...
MEN BEHIND MONTY
RICHARD MEAD    Book Number: 86246
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Early on the morning of 12th August 1942 Lieutenant General Bernard Montgomery arrived in Cairo by plane from England, in response to an urgent summons. It was considered there were serious defici...
RED COLOR NEWS SOLDIER
LI ZHENSHENG    Book Number: 86258
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Red-Color News Soldier is the literal translation of the four Chinese characters printed on the armband first given to Li Zhensheng and his rebel group in Beijing at the end of 1966, eight months a...
RESISTANCE: The French Against the Nazis
MATTHEW COBB    Book Number: 86259
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All over Paris are plaques on anonymous buildings commemorating the forgotten men and women who died during the Occupation by the German Army, and many names of Métro stations pay homage to victims...
WORLD'S WAR
DAVID OLUSOGA    Book Number: 86290
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Although most of the men who fought and died in defence of the Ypres Salient in April and May 1915 were white Europeans, many thousands were drawn from distant lands, the colonial subjects of two e...
BLOOD CRIES AFAR: The Magna Carta War
SEAN MCGLYNN    Book Number: 86087
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When King John reluctantly signed the Magna Carta in 1215, he created a turning point in British history, despite the fact that the barons' bill of rights was quickly violated. Civil wars followed...
BEHIND NAZI LINES
A. GEROW HODGES & D. GEORGE    Book Number: 86135
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Filled with secret missions, Nazi villains and daring escapes that actually happened, here is one man's heroic quest to save 149 World War Two POWs. In 1944, hundreds of Allied soldiers were trapp...
THE COLD WAR: History Files
MICHAEL HOPKINS    Book Number: 86147
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An academic from the University of Liverpool describes the geopolitical contest between the US and its Allies on one side, and the Soviet Union, China and their associates on the other. The Cold W...
HUBRIS: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century
ALISTAIR HORNE    Book Number: 86152
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'Hubris' is defined in Greek tragedy as excessive human pride that challenges the gods and ultimately leads to the total destruction of the offender. Sir Alistair Horne meticulously traces six batt...
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