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  • The United States Army 1812-1815

    The United States Army 1812-1815
    av James Kochan, David Rickman, James Kochan

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841760513

    An exploration of the American Army between 1812 and 1814. It concentrates exclusively on the regular US Army units which formed the backbone of the forces which fought the British along the Canadian frontier and at New Orleans in the war which saw…

  • French Foreign Legion 1872-1914

    French Foreign Legion 1872-1914
    av Martin Windrow

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849083263

    This volume covers the classic 'Beau Geste' period, of the French Foreign Legion when the corps was expanded during the most dynamic years of French imperial expansion. Legion battalions fought in the deserts and mountains of southern Algeria and Mo…

  • The Canadian Corps in World War I

    The Canadian Corps in World War I
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846031861

    This book describes the organization, lists the units and illustrates the uniforms and equipment of the four Canadian divisions which earned an elite reputation on the Western Front in 1915-18. Canada's 600,000 troops-of whom more than 66,000 died a…

  • The Seminole Wars 1818-58

    The Seminole Wars 1818-58
    av Ron Field

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034619

    The Seminole of Florida were one of five so-called 'Civilized Tribes' who for many years lived in peace with the settlers. However, by 1815, frontier Americans had grown increasingly envious of their relative wealth and land, and resentful of their…

  • The Taiping Rebellion 1851-66

    The Taiping Rebellion 1851-66
    av Ian Heath

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323469

    The Taiping movement began as the Pai Shang-ti Hui (the Society of God-Worshippers), founded in Kwangsi province in 1846 by Hung Hsiu-ch'uan. A sickly individual of questionable sanity. Hung had become subject to visions which interpreted as demonst…

  • Napoleon's Swiss Troops

    Napoleon's Swiss Troops
    av David Greentree

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849086783

    Ever since the 15th century Switzerland had been exporting professional soldiers to serve as mercenaries for foreign monarchies. Napoleon, therefore, was not the first to make full use of the martial qualities of the Swiss and obtained Swiss agreeme…

  • Austrian Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    Austrian Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Philip J. Haythornthwaite

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850457261

    The mounted troops of the Hapsburg Empire comprised one of the most powerful forces of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). However, from the outset the cavalry's higher command was less capable than its infantry counterpart: appointments were influence…

  • Flags of the American Civil War

    Flags of the American Civil War
    av Philip Katcher

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855322554

    The regimental or battery set of colours was more than simply a unit designation, issued for the ease of a commander in identifying his units in the field. It was the very symbol of the regiment; it was its heart, the thing that drew its members tog…

  • Flags of the American Civil War

    Flags of the American Civil War
    av Philip Katcher

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323179

    Most Civil War soldiers, although they served in a national Union or Confederate Army, fought under a state designation and often felt that they were representing their state as much as their country. So it was only natural that many carried state f…

  • Flags of the American Civil War

    Flags of the American Civil War
    av Philip Katcher

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855322707

    The very heart of the Confederate fighting unit was its flag, which came in a variety of designs and colours. The flag was the rallying point on the field of battle and it marked the unit headquarters in camp. In 1865, at the war's conclusion, the f…

  • Louis XV's Army

    Louis XV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327092

    In 1715 France had a sizeable overseas empire in America, Africa and Asia, its colonies garrisoned by thousands of regular officers and soldiers who belonged to the Navy's colonial establishment or by the French East India Company's troops. Though t…

  • Armies of the Irish Rebellion 1798

    Armies of the Irish Rebellion 1798
    av Stuart Reid

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085076

    In 1798, the Irish rose up against the corrupt English government run out of Dublin. Joined by both Protestants and Catholics, the rebellion quickly spread across the country. Although the Irish peasantry were armed mostly with pikes, they were able…

  • Russian Army of the Seven Years War (1)

    Russian Army of the Seven Years War (1)
    av Angus Konstam

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855325852

    During the long and costly conflict known as the Great Northern War (1700-1721), Peter the Great and his newly formed Russian army, which was modelled on western European lines, defeated their Swedish counterparts, who were generally regarded as bei…

  • American Loyalist Troops 1775-84

    American Loyalist Troops 1775-84
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033148

    In the American Revolutionary War, there were at times as many American volunteers in the field fighting for King George as against him. In total something between 30,000 and 50,000 of these Tories served in dozens of units, on all fronts from Canad…

  • Russia's War in Afghanistan

    Russia's War in Afghanistan
    av David Isby

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850456912

    Text by David Isby. Colour plates by Ron Volstad. This book examines Soviet forces in Afghanistan. The origins and conduct of the war and the operational organisation of Soviet forces are discussed. Afghan resistance and weaponry is also examined. A…

  • Royal Netherlands East Indies Army 1936-42

    Royal Netherlands East Indies Army 1936-42
    av Dr Marc Lohnstein

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472833754

    Until 1945, Indonesia was a Dutch colony known as the Netherlands East Indies. In 1930, the area had over 60 million inhabitants and was a major exporter to Japan, providing some 13 per cent of its oil needs - second only after the United States. Fo…

  • The German Army in World War I

    The German Army in World War I
    av Nigel Thomas

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765679

    This third volume of a mini-series covering the German forces in World War I examines the troops that fought during the climax of the war on all fronts: the last great battles of attrition in the West (Arras, Messines, 3rd Ypres - Passchendaele/Lang…

  • Dutch Armies of the 80 Years' War 1568-1648 (1)

    Dutch Armies of the 80 Years' War 1568-1648 (1)
    av Bouko de Groot

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472819116

    The 80 Years' War (also known as the Dutch War of Independence) was the foundation of Dutch nationhood, and during the course of the conflict one of its main leaders - Maurice of Orange-Nassau - created an army and a tactical system that became a mo…

  • The Irish Wars, 1485-1603

    The Irish Wars, 1485-1603
    av Ian Heath

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855322806

    The Reformation in England further distanced the Irish, as the majority of Irishmen adhered stubbornly to their Catholicism. Eventually, in Elizabeth's reign, both sides resorted to the use of force on a large scale in a series of bloody wars and re…

  • German Commanders of World War II

    German Commanders of World War II
    av Anthony Kemp

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850454338

    This fascinating study by Anthony Kemp outlines the careers and characters of a number of senior German commanders of the World War II period (1939-1945). To those who read military history many of the names are familiar. It is a paradox, however, t…

  • Bengal Cavalry Regiments, 1857-1914

    Bengal Cavalry Regiments, 1857-1914
    av R.G. Harris

    Häftad - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850453089

    The British connection with India dates from the formation of the Honourable East India Company in the 17th century, when a military force was needed to protect Britain's valuable trading interests. By 1914, there were over 40 regiments of Indian ca…

  • Central American Wars, 1959-89

    Central American Wars, 1959-89
    av Carlos Caballero Jurado

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850459456

    Once predicted to be 'the Middle East of the Year 2000', Central America and the Caribbean have long been a powder keg of revolutionary activity and guerilla warfare. The United States, with important strategic and economic interests in the region,…

  • The French Army, 1914-18

    The French Army, 1914-18
    av Ian Sumner

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855325166

    Initially the strongest of all the Allied armies, France's metropolitan and colonial units bore the greatest burden during the first two years of the Great War, and made a great contribution to the final victory. In common with most European countri…

  • Armies of Castile and Aragon 1370-1516

    Armies of Castile and Aragon 1370-1516
    av John Pohl

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472804198

    Most studies of medieval warfare in the late 14th and 15th centuries concentrate on the Hundred Years' War between England and France and the Wars of the Roses. But meanwhile, on the Iberian peninsula, the foundations of Spain's military 'Golden Age…

  • The French Army, 1939-45

    The French Army, 1939-45
    av Ian Sumner

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327078

    The Battle of France in May-June 1940 resulted in the French Army being outthought, outmanoeuvered and crushed. Despite being the most powerful land army in the world with huge reserves of manpower and some of the world's most modern and powerful ta…

  • The French Army, 1939-45

    The French Army, 1939-45
    av Ian Sumner

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326668

    On paper at least the French army in 1939 was the most powerful land army in the world. Sheltered behind the fortifications of the Maginot line was an army which drew its troops from colonies and territories all over the world. It included spahis fr…

  • The Venetian Empire 12th-17th Centuries

    The Venetian Empire 12th-17th Centuries
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850458992

    The story of Venice is, to some extent, separate from that of the rest of Europe. The same could be said of the city's military history and organisation. Early in the 9th century the Venetians defeated Pepin the Frank's attempts to overawe them, and…

  • Roman Centurions 753-31 BC

    Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
    av Raffaele D'Amato

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085410

    A detailed glimpse into the weapons, equipment and uniforms worn by Roman Centurions from the Roman Kingdom right through to the height of the Republic. Including new research, photographs of artefacts and the signature Men-at-Arms artwork, this is…

  • The Belgian Army in World War I

    The Belgian Army in World War I
    av Ronald Pawly

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034480

    While small in numbers, the Belgian Army played a vital role in World War 2 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…

  • German Military Police Units

    German Military Police Units
    av Gordon Williamson

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850459029

    The military policeman must be one of the least appreciated yet most indispensable military figures in modern history. In the mobile warfare of the 20th century no army could keep its vital supply routes open without the military policeman. This boo…

  • The Australian Army in World War I

    The Australian Army in World War I
    av Robert Fleming

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849086325

    The importance of the Australian contribution to the Allied war effort during World War I should never be underestimated. Some 400,000 Australians volunteered for active duty, an astonishing 13 per cent of the entire (white) male population, a numbe…

  • US Field Artillery of World War II

    US Field Artillery of World War II
    av Steven Zaloga

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846030611

    Determined to learn from the lessons of World War I where it was unprepared and heavily reliant on British and French guns, the US Army developed a new generation of field artillery weapons and tactics during the 1930s. Consequently, in World War II…

  • Peter the Great's Army

    Peter the Great's Army
    av Angus Konstam

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323483

    By the time of his death in 1725 Peter the Great had placed Russia among the foremost European powers, and had created a military system that has infuenced the European balance of power until the present day. In this companion volume to Men-at-Arms…

  • Henry VIII's Army

    Henry VIII's Army
    av Paul Cornish

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850457988

    Military affairs occupied a very significant place during Henry VIII's reign, with English armies seeing action against two main enemies: the French and the Scots, of which France was undoubtedly viewed as the principal foe. Henry nursed grandiose a…

  • Rome's Enemies

    Rome's Enemies
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855321663

    Rome's desert frontier was one where the Empire faced few dangers, for here relations were generally based on a mutual interest in trade across the frontier. Yet when Rome did clash with desert peoples, particularly those of Syria and Arabia, the mo…

  • Modern African Wars

    Modern African Wars
    av Romer Heitman Helmoed

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855321229

    This book details the organization and equipment of the armies engaged in the various wars in South Africa, involving such forces as the South Africa Defence Force, the Cubans, the Angolan Army and various geurilla units. The end of World War II sig…

  • King George's Army 1740-93

    King George's Army 1740-93
    av Stuart Reid, Paul Chappell, Mike Chappell

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855325159

    To most contemporary politicians the 18th century British Army was no more than an unwelcome necessity in wartime and an unjustifiable extravagance in peacetime. Nevertheless, the overall impression which is to be gained from a close study of the Ar…

  • The Hungarian Army in World War II

    The Hungarian Army in World War II
    av Nigel Thomas

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033247

    The Royal Hungarian Army was Germany's largest ally on the Eastern Front during World War II (1939-1945), providing a vital contribution in terms of both men and equipment. Information about the Hungarian Army in English is rare, and in this book co…

  • The Ottoman Army 1914-18

    The Ottoman Army 1914-18
    av David Nicolle

    Spiral - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855324121

    The Ottoman Turkish Empire was one of the leading protagonists of World War I, and the stolid courage of the individual Ottoman soldier was recognised by all. Yet the army in which he served is, like the Ottoman empire itself, generally little under…

  • El Cid and the Reconquista

    El Cid and the Reconquista
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850458404

    The very name El Cid sums up much of the special character of medieval Spanish warfare. It comes from the Arabic al sayyid, master or chieftain, and seems to have been given to Rodrigo de Vivar by his Muslim foes. But was it given in recognition of…

  • US 10th Mountain Division in World War II

    US 10th Mountain Division in World War II
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849088084

    The 10th was the only US mountain division to be raised in World War II, and still has a high profile, being involved in operations from Iraq to Somalia and from Haiti to Afghanistan. It did not arrive in Europe until winter 1944/45, but then fought…

  • Napoleon's Polish Lancers of the Imperial Guard

    Napoleon's Polish Lancers of the Imperial Guard
    av Ronald Pawly

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846032561

    Napoleon's Polish Lancers of the Guard were unique in their appearance and in their loyalty. This book will reveal their varied and colourful uniforms as well as their long and loyal service for the Bonaparte cause. The Poles were the only foreign c…

  • Brazilian Expeditionary Force in World War II

    Brazilian Expeditionary Force in World War II
    av Cesar Campiani Maximiano

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849084833

    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 thr…

  • Argentine Forces in the Falklands

    Argentine Forces in the Falklands
    av Nicholas Van der Biji

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855322271

    Contrary to some opinions expressed at the time, Argentine troops deployed to the Falklands, and which engaged the British troops sent to recapture the islands, were not largely 16-year-old conscripts but experienced, well-trained troops. Certain "e…

  • Napoleon's Dragoons of the Imperial Guard

    Napoleon's Dragoons of the Imperial Guard
    av Ronald Pawly

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849088060

    Dressed in distinctive green uniforms and classically inspired copper helmets, the Dragoons of the Imperial Guard were raised in 1806 by the same criteria as other Guard units - by selection of picked, literate veterans from Line regiments who had s…

  • Modern African Wars 4

    Modern African Wars 4
    av Peter Abbott

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782000761

    In the 1970s, during the ruinous 30-year dictatorship of General Mobutu, periodic rebellions required the hasty insertion once again of Belgian and French paratroops to save European lives. From the mid-1990s the country split again, becoming the ba…

  • US Dragoons, 1833-55

    US Dragoons, 1833-55
    av John P. Langellier

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323896

    This text describes the uniforms, weaponry, military practices and tactics of the US Dragoons between 1833 and 1855. It looks at the history of the mounted soldiers, covering topics such as: the formation of the first true US cavalry units; the Mexi…

  • Japanese Armies 1868-1877

    Japanese Armies 1868-1877
    av Gabriele Esposito

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472837080

    The restoration of the Meiji Imperial dynasty in 1868, after 250 years of the Tokugawa Shogunate, decisively opened Japan to the outside world and the monarchy embraced modernization, including the creation of a new Westernized army. However, this m…

  • Polish Legions 1914-19

    Polish Legions 1914-19
    av Nigel Thomas

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472825445

    Due to its partitions and dissolution in the late eighteenth century, hundreds of thousands of Polish soldiers enlisted in distinct units in the armies of many countries - primarily those of the Russian and Austro-Hungarian empires, but also that of…

  • The Alamo and the War of Texan Independence, 1835-36

    The Alamo and the War of Texan Independence, 1835-36
    av Philip J. Haythornthwaite

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850456844

    In 1823 Texas was opened to American settlement; over the next 12 years thousands took advantage of the opportunity. During this time the corrupt Santa Anna rose to power. A dishonest and ruthless politician, thief, compulsive gambler, opium addict…

  • Dutch Armies of the 80 Years' War 1568-1648 (2)

    Dutch Armies of the 80 Years' War 1568-1648 (2)
    av Bouko de Groot

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472819147

    Throughout the 16th Century, the Spanish had an aura of invincibility. They controlled a vast colonial empire that stretched across the Americas and the Pacific, and held considerable territories in Europe, centring on the so-called 'Spanish Road'.…

  • The Czech Legion 1914-20

    The Czech Legion 1914-20
    av David Bullock

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846032363

    The Czech Legion was not just a single military unit, but a volunteer army that fielded up to 100,000 troops on the Allied side on all three main fronts of the war. Since only the defeat of Austro-Hungary and Germany offered any hope for Czech natio…

  • The Russian Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    The Russian Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Philip J. Haythornthwaite

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850457377

    In 1795 the Russian army was as vast as the territory from which it was drawn. The College of War calculated that the regular army amounted to 541,741 men, plus 46,601 enrolled cossacks, and at least a further 100,000 irregular cavalry which could b…