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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VALENTINE BAKER'S HEROIC STAND AT TASHKESSEN 1877
FRANK JASTRZEMBSKI    Book Number: 86717
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Colonel Valentine Baker's name is attached to one of the most notorious scandals of 19th century Victorian Britain. His name next surfaces as a soldier-of-fortune serving in Egypt during the 1880s...
ZEPPELINS OVER THE MIDLANDS
MICK POWIS    Book Number: 86724
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Nine Zeppelin airships of the Imperial German Navy bombed the Midlands on 31st January 1916, opening a strategic bombing campaign designed to cripple British war production. It ended in total fail...
CHURCHILL: The Young Warrior
JOHN HARTE    Book Number: 86620
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Winston Churchill is the single man who played a pivotal role in both World Wars. This specially imported book describes what young Winston learned about war, and the flaws in human nature while f...
COMPANION TO THE FALKLANDS WAR
GREGORY FREMONT-BARNES    Book Number: 86740
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A very attractively designed History Press publication with 11 maps printed on black pages and an A-Z thumb index guide to the British involvement in the Falklands conflict. It includes personalit...
DESPERATE VICTORIES
G. H. BENNETT    Book Number: 86744
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Sub-titled 'Military Despatches from Dunkirk to the Battle of Britain', this is a glamorous National Archives publication by an expert on maritime history. 'General Sir Henry Karslake had scraped ...
FREEDOM FLIGHT:
FRANK ISZAK    Book Number: 86754
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Sub-titled 'The True Story Of The Cold War's Greatest Escape'. On the afternoon of Friday 13th July 1956, seven desperate young people boarded a plane in the People's Republic of Hungary with the ...
LIVING THE COLD WAR: Memoirs of a British Diplomat
CHRISTOPHER MALLABY    Book Number: 86773
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Sir Christopher Mallaby joined the UK Diplomatic Service from Cambridge University in 1959 and was British Ambassador to Germany 1988-92 and to France 1993-96. Diplomacy is an art form, and Mallab...
LOST LIONS OF JUDAH
CHRISTOPHER OTHEN    Book Number: 86774
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Sub-titled 'Haile Selassie's Mongrel Foreign Legion 1935-41', written by an academic who has discussed lost causes with political extremists and got drunk with an ex-mujahidin who knew Osama Bin La...
OPERATION LENA AND HITLER'S PLOTS TO BLOW UP BRITAIN
BERNARD O'CONNOR    Book Number: 86782
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Hitler's Germany made sustained efforts to inflict a terror campaign on the streets of Britain through the use of secret agents and agents provocateurs. Their aim was to blow up military, industri...
ROYAL NAVY: 100 Years of Maritime Warfare in the Modern Age
JULIAN THOMPSON    Book Number: 86452
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Published in association with the National Museum, this splendid slipcased book contains rare, removable documents of historic importance. There are 15 in total including plan of the action off th...
ONE LONG NIGHT: A Global History of Concentration Camps
ANDREA PITZER    Book Number: 86587
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Here for the first time is a chronological and geopolitical history of concentration camps. Beginning with 1890s Cuba, Andrea Pitzer documents concentration camps from the Philippines and Southern...
WAR: An Enquiry
A. C. GRAYLING    Book Number: 86599
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Grayling envisions 'just war theory' in new moral terms, taking into account the lessons of World War Two and the Holocaust. From ancient and medieval times, he looks at causes and effects, ethics...
AGENT JACK: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter
ROBERT HUTTON    Book Number: 86857
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This true story has never been told in full before, since only a handful of people knew it and were sworn to secrecy. Unlike some of British Intelligence's Second World War operations, this was on...
BLOOD AND SAND: Suez, Hungary
ALEX VON TUNZELMANN    Book Number: 86474
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March 1956 at the Savoy Hotel in London. Anthony Nutting, as part of his ministerial duties at the British Foreign Office, had completed a plan for the United Nations police force takeover of Brit...
CASTLE OF THE EAGLES
MARK FELDMAN    Book Number: 86476
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Sub-titled 'Escape from Mussolini's Colditz', here is the astonishing story of 24 British prisoners who used tunnels to break out of a highly fortified Italian castle-turned-prison. In March 1943 ...
TUNNELS
GREG MITCHELL    Book Number: 86498
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Sub-titled 'Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill', here is a thrilling Cold War narrative of superpower showdowns and media suppression. In the su...
ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF KNIVES, DAGGERS AND BAYONETS
DR TOBIAS CAPWELL    Book Number: 86834
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A visually spectacular gallery featuring more than 350 examples of edged weapons from around the world, from Ancient Egyptian flint knives to the rondel and ballock daggers of medieval Europe, and ...
LAST BIG GUN: At War and At Sea with HMS Belfast
BRIAN LAVERY    Book Number: 86836
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HMS Belfast took her name from the city where she was launched in 1938, a battle cruiser intended to police the British Empire or patrol the seas against commerce raiders. A series of diagrams on ...
ZERO FOOTPRINT
SIMON CHASE & RALPH PEZZULLO    Book Number: 86855
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Armoured cars, burner phones, cutting-edge weaponry, top-secret missions - this is the life of today's private military contractor. Like Simon Chase, many PMCs were once the world's top military o...
CAMISARD UPRISING: War and Religion in the Cevennes
DAVID CRACKANTHORPE    Book Number: 87026
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The persecution - torture, execution, confiscation of children, imposition of ruinous signs, and the violent hostility of the Catholic clergy combine to create conditions of terror and misery in th...
DUNKIRK
A. D. DIVINE D.S.M.    Book Number: 87028
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The journalist David Divine did more to spread the patriotic legend of Dunkirk than any other writer. He directly experienced Operation Dynamo in 1940, getting both a wound and a medal and wrote t...
NUREMBERG WAR TRIALS DVD
FASTFORWARD MUSIC    Book Number: 87050
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US Prosecutor Robert Jackson summed up the responsibilities of Hitler's minions in an historic speech: "I admit that Hitler was the chief villain. But for the defendants to put all blame on him is...
VEHICLE ART OF WORLD WAR TWO
JOHN NORRISS    Book Number: 86882
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Men in battle have long been known to decorate their armour or given names their personal weapons. King Arthur had Excalibur and Odin Gram. The tradition of naming military hardware and decoratin...
COVERT RADAR AND SIGNALS INTERCEPTION
PETER JACKSON & DAVID HAYSOM    Book Number: 87012
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Sub-titled 'The Secret Career of Eric Ackermann', here is the career of a man who became a leading figure in the world of signals and electronic intelligence. As a Junior Scientific Officer at the...
INTELLIGENCERS: British Military Intelligence
BRIGADIER BRIAN PARRITT    Book Number: 87016
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The author held Senior Intelligence and Security appointments in Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Borneo, Malta, Libya and Cyprus and was a Mandarin speaker and parachutist commended for bravery dur...
SOLDIER OF THE SEVENTY-FIRST: From De La Plata to Waterloo
JOSEPH SINCLAIR    Book Number: 87020
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"The work of a man of superior education, who had enlisted in a moment of pique and humiliation to avoid facing at home the consequences of his own conceit and folly. The author wrote from the ran...
STALAG LUFT III: An Official History of the Great Escape
PREFACE BY HOWARD TUCK    Book Number: 87021
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This 'official history' is reproduced in the form that it was originally written with edits and corrections kept to the absolute minimum. This work gives us the most valuable information into the ...
RED OCTOBER: The Revolution That Changed the World
DOUGLAS BOYD    Book Number: 86715
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"A spectre is haunting Europe, the spectre of Communism." Douglas Boyd's research into Russian history began at the secret Joint Services School for Linguists, where the instructors included forme...
BAD TEETH NO BAR
COLIN KIRSCH    Book Number: 87054
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Sub-titled 'A History of Military Bicycles in The Great War' here are British, German, Belgian and French types of bicycles, with superb colour photography of many preserved specimens, original man...
RAF IN 100 OBJECTS
PETER JACOBS    Book Number: 87084
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The Schneider Trophy, winner of a race for seaplanes and flying boats; cap and bag of the Women's RAF, control of velocity test, pilots' notes, RAF Association remembrance garland, Vulcan XM627, Ni...
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