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  • Amerikanska inbördeskrigets generaler : Grant mot Lee

    Amerikanska inbördeskrigets generaler : Grant mot Lee
    av Ron Field, Mark Lardas

    Inbunden - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999130

    Ulysses S. Grant och Robert E. Lee var amerikanska inbördeskrigets mest tongivande generaler, i nordstaterna respektive sydstaterna. I den här boken får du läsa om dessa båda generaler, de viktigaste fälttågen och slagen de deltog i, och hur den slu…

  • The Bayonet

    The Bayonet
    av Bill Harriman

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472845368

    Although muskets delivered devastating projectiles at comparatively long ranges, their slow rate of fire left the soldier very vulnerable while reloading, and early muskets were useless for close-quarter fighting. Consequently, European infantry reg…

  • Combat Vehicles of Russia's Special Forces

    Combat Vehicles of Russia's Special Forces
    av Mark Galeotti

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472841834

    Elite forces need elite vehicles. As Vladimir Putin has devoted effort and funds into modernising Russia’s armed forces and turning them into an instrument geared not just for defending the Motherland but also projecting power beyond its borde…

  • Erich von Manstein i strid

    Erich von Manstein i strid
    av Robert Forczyk

    Inbunden - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999024

    Erich von Manstein är mest känd för sina insatser på östfronten, men han var också en av de mest inflytelserika tyska generalerna under hela andra världskriget. För Manstein var den preussiska traditionen bakom manöverkrigföringen närmast en trosart…

  • The Balkans 1940?41 (2)

    The Balkans 1940?41 (2)
    av Pier Paolo Battistelli

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472842619

    The Wehrmacht’s last Blitzkrieg campaign was indeed a lightning war, since German forces were required to seize both Yugoslavia and Greece before redeploying immediately to the East ready to attack the Soviet Union in a matter of weeks. Althou…

  • Gustaf Mannerheim i strid

    Gustaf Mannerheim i strid
    av Steven J. Zaloga

    Inbunden - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999109

    Gustaf Mannerheim är en av 1900-talets mest enastående militära befälhavare och betraktas av många som det moderna Finlands fader, men under sin första karriär var han rysk undersåte och framstående kavalleribefälhavare i den kejserliga armén. Han a…

  • Armies of Russia's War in Ukraine

    Armies of Russia's War in Ukraine
    av Mark Galeotti

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472833440

    In February 2014, street protests in Kiev and other Ukrainian cities led to the ousting of the Russian-backed President Yanukovych. The so-called Euromaidan Revolution saw many changes to Ukraine’s constitution, but the violent reaction in the…

  • Roman Legionary vs Carthaginian Warrior

    Roman Legionary vs Carthaginian Warrior
    av David Campbell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472828040

    The peace that followed the First Punic War was shallow and fractious, with the resumption of hostilities in 218 BC sparked by Carthaginian expansion in Iberia seeing Rome suffer some of the worst defeats in her entire history. The Carthaginian army…

  • Albert Kesselring i strid

    Albert Kesselring i strid
    av Pier Paolo Battistelli

    Inbunden - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999093

    Albert Kesselrings namn kommer för alltid att vara förknippat med det italienska fälttåget under andra världskriget: de legen­dar­iska slagen vid Salerno, Mon­te Cassino och Anzio 1943 1944. Kesselrings karriär omfattade emellertid mycket mer. Under…

  • The Numidians 300 BC?AD 300

    The Numidians 300 BC?AD 300
    av William Horsted

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472842190

    The Numidian light cavalry were among the best-known horsemen in the ancient world: riding without saddles or bridle, carrying only hide shields for defense and clutching a handful of light javelins, they were renowned for their darting attacks, swi…

  • The Balkans 1940?41 (1)

    The Balkans 1940?41 (1)
    av Pier Paolo Battistelli

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472842572

    The first of two volumes on the Axis campaigns in the Balkans, exploring Mussolini's fateful decision to move against Greece in October 1940. The Greek President Metaxas rejected the Italian ultimatum with a famous ‘Oxi’ ('No'), and what…

  • European Medieval Tactics (1)

    European Medieval Tactics (1)
    av Dr David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085038

    After the fall of the Western Roman Empire there was a decline in 'professional' cavalry forces, and infantry dominated in the Germanic successor 'barbarian' kingdoms. In the Carolingian and Norman periods from the 9th to the 11th centuries, the cav…

  • Smolensk 1943

    Smolensk 1943
    av Robert Forczyk

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472830746

    With the German defeat at Kursk, the Soviet Stavka (high command) ordered the Western and Kalinin Fronts to launch Operation Suvorov in order to liberate the city of Smolensk. The Germans had held this city for two years and Heeresgruppe Mitte’…

  • Heinz Guderian i strid

    Heinz Guderian i strid
    av Pier Paolo Battistelli

    Inbunden - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999031

    Pansargeneral är inte en titel utan snarare en egenskap som passar Heinz Guderian väl med tanke på hans roll i utvecklingen av den tidiga pansarkrigföringen. Han var de tyska pansartruppernas skapare och ledde dessa framgångsrikt på slagfälten i Pol…

  • Spanish Galleon vs English Galleon

    Spanish Galleon vs English Galleon
    av Mark Lardas

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472839909

    Between 1550–1600, Europe witnessed a rapid evolution in the art of ship design which enabled safer and more efficient transatlantic travel. This was the pinnacle of the Age of Discovery and Exploration for the European powers, in which the ga…

  • Battle Tactics of the American Revolution

    Battle Tactics of the American Revolution
    av Robbie MacNiven

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472845450

    The American Revolution presented a series of unique tactical challenges to its competing factions. For Britain, the Army would be forced to re-learn many of the lessons from the Seven Years’ War. After the debacle of Concord and Bunker Hill,…

  • Georgij Zjukov i strid

    Georgij Zjukov i strid
    av Robert Forczyk

    Inbunden - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999055

    Marskalk Georgij Zjukov var Röda arméns mest framträdande befäl­havare under hela den tysk-sovjetiska konflikten under andra världskriget. Han växlade ofta mellan befattningar som förbandschef och rådgivare, men utgjorde hela tiden Röda arméns främs…

  • The Long March 1934?35

    The Long March 1934?35
    av Benjamin Lai

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472834010

    Every nation has its founding myth, and for modern China it is the Long March. In the autumn of 1934, the Chinese Nationalists under Chiang Kai-shek routed the Chinese Communists and some 80,000 men, women and children left their homes to walk with…

  • Armies of the Caliphates, 862-1098

    Armies of the Caliphates, 862-1098
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327702

    The author here looks at the fragmentation of the Abbasid Caliphate based in Iraq, and the Fatimids, Buwayhids, Ghaznawids and other principalities that emerged from the wrecked Abbasid state. More advanced than any other medieval military power, th…

  • Napoleonic Heavy Cavalry & Dragoon Tactics

    Napoleonic Heavy Cavalry & Dragoon Tactics
    av Philip Haythornthwaite

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849087100

    During the Napoleonic Wars the supreme battlefield shock weapon was the heavy cavalry – the French cuirassiers, and their British, Austrian, Prussian and Russian counterparts. Big men mounted on big horses, the heavy cavalry were armed with sw…

  • Guilford Courthouse 1781

    Guilford Courthouse 1781
    av Angus Konstam

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841764115

    When the British Lord Cornwallis launched his invasion of North Carolina in early 1781, his objective was to destroy General Nathaniel Greene's army. Greene fell back before him into Virginia, yet the American force grew daily as militia flocked to…

  • Weapons of the Civil War Cavalryman

    Weapons of the Civil War Cavalryman
    av John Walter

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472842237

    During the American Civil War, the mounted soldiers fighting on both sides of the conflict carried a wide array of weapons, from sabers and lances to carbines, revolvers, and other firearms. Though some sections of the cavalry placed their trust in…

  • The Suomi Submachine Gun

    The Suomi Submachine Gun
    av Leroy Thompson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472819642

    Entering service in 1931, the 9x19mm Suomi KP/-31 submachine gun saw extensive combat with Finnish troops during their fight against Soviet forces in 1939–44. It was also manufactured under licence in Switzerland, Denmark and Sweden, and remai…

  • Aztec Warrior

    Aztec Warrior
    av John M.D. Pohl

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841761480

    In one popular image, the Aztec army was a fierce juggernaut, establisihng an empire by overwhelming its neighbours and sacrificing thousands to bloodthirsty gods. In contrasting perspective, Indian warriors were quickly and easily defeated by Corte…

  • Kulsprutepistol SUOMI M/31

    Kulsprutepistol SUOMI M/31
    av Leroy Thompson

    Inbunden - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187999260

    I år firar Finland 100-årsjubileum som självständig nation, men under andra världskriget gjorde Sovjetunionen kraftfulla försök att inlemma Finland i sin sfär. Att den lilla finska armén kunde stå emot den enorma sovjetiska krigsmaskinen som den gjo…

  • The Sterling Submachine Gun

    The Sterling Submachine Gun
    av Matthew Moss

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472828088

    Designed by a motorcycle racer turned small-arms engineer, George Patchett, the submachine gun that eventually became known as the Sterling was developed during World War II. Some suggest it first saw action during Operation Infatuate with No. 4 Com…

  • Walther Pistols

    Walther Pistols
    av John Walter

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472850843

    While the PP and PPK were intended for police work, the Walther P 38 was produced for the Germany military; all three pistols have garnered a formidable international reputation since the 1930s. The innovative Walther PP (Polizeipistole), a double-a…

  • Heinz Guderian

    Heinz Guderian
    av Pier Paolo Battistelli

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849083669

    This book gives a focused, military biography of Heinz Guderian, perhaps the most highly respected tank commander of World War II. Guderian was a typical product of the Prussian military elite; the son of a general in the army, there was little doub…

  • French Soldier vs German Soldier

    French Soldier vs German Soldier
    av David Campbell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472838179

    On 21 February 1916, the German Army launched a major attack on the French fortress of Verdun. The Germans were confident that the ensuing battle would compel France to expend its strategic reserves in a savage attritional battle, thereby wearing do…

  • Canadian Corps Soldier vs Royal Bavarian Soldier

    Canadian Corps Soldier vs Royal Bavarian Soldier

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472819765

    In 1917 the soldiers of the Canadian Corps would prove themselves the equal of any fighting on the Western Front, while on the other side of the wire, the men of the Royal Bavarian Army won a distinguished reputation in combat. Employing the latest…

  • Soviet Armoured Cars 1936?45

    Soviet Armoured Cars 1936?45
    av Jamie Prenatt

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472831835

    The armoured car has an important place in the early history of Soviet armoured fighting vehicles (AFVs) – they were the most important AFV during the Russian Civil War and figured prominently in the mechanization of the Red Army that began in…

  • Forts of the American Frontier 1776?1891

    Forts of the American Frontier 1776?1891
    av Ron Field

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849083157

    With the violent separation between the United States and Britain which began in 1776, the new 'Americans' set off to fulfill their manifest destiny and rule their new land from coast to coast. As they pushed westward, they came into conflict with b…

  • Prussian Napoleonic Tactics 1792?1815

    Prussian Napoleonic Tactics 1792?1815
    av Peter Hofschroeer

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846035098

    Written by an expert on the Prussian army of the Napoleonic era, this is a fascinating insight into the 18th-century evolution of the Prussian forces into the war-winning troops of the final battles against Napoleon. Using contemporary materials inc…

  • Robert E. Lee

    Robert E. Lee
    av Ron Field

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849081450

    Beloved by his soldiers and respected by his enemies, Robert E. Lee is undoubtedly the most popular general in American history to fight on the losing side. This book takes an in-depth look at this southern gentleman as a strategist and a tactician,…

  • Quebec 1775

    Quebec 1775
    av Brendan Morrissey

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766812

    Before the war of Independence properly began, the American Continental Congress invited the Canadians to join their struggle against the British but the Canadians showed little enthusiasm. This book details the battle between Montgomery and Arnold'…

  • Pike and Shot Tactics 1590-1660

    Pike and Shot Tactics 1590-1660
    av Keith Roberts

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034695

    Throughout the 17th century large parts of Europe were depopulated during the wide-ranging and savage wars of religion and dynasty, involving all of the major powers. This was therefore a key period in the development of 'modern' infantry tactics, s…

  • World War I Trench Warfare (2)

    World War I Trench Warfare (2)
    av Stephen Bull

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841761985

    The years from 1914 to 1918 saw a whole series of complex and very rapid changes in infantry tactics, which fundamentally altered the way wars had been fought for 150 years. This two-part study describes and illustrates the development: of infantry…

  • World War I Trench Warfare (1)

    World War I Trench Warfare (1)
    av Stephen Bull

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841761978

    The years from 1914 to 1918 saw a whole series of complex and very rapid changes in infantry tactics, which fundamentally altered the way wars had been fought for 150 years. This two-part study describes and illustrates the development of infantry e…

  • New Zealand Infantryman vs German Motorcycle Soldier

    New Zealand Infantryman vs German Motorcycle Soldier
    av David Greentree

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472817105

    In April 1941, as Churchill strove to counter the German threat to the Balkans, New Zealand troops were hastily committed to combat in the wake of the German invasion of Greece where they would face off against the German Kradschützen – motorc…

  • Saracen Strongholds AD 630-1000

    Saracen Strongholds AD 630-1000
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846031151

    The Islamic world drew upon a myriad of pre-existing styles of fortification, taking Romano-Byzantine, Indian and Chinese ideas to create a highly effective and sophisticated hybrid fortification that was both new and distinctive.

  • Erich Von Manstein

    Erich Von Manstein
    av Robert Forczyk

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034657

    Erich von Manstein was one of the most successful German commanders of World War II. His military mind proved outstanding in many a conflict but perhaps his greatest triumph was his ingenious operational plan that led to the rapid defeat of France i…

  • Rossbach and Leuthen 1757

    Rossbach and Leuthen 1757
    av Simon Millar

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765099

    By July 1757, in the aftermath of defeat at Kolin, the situation looked bleak for Frederick the Great of Prussia. French troops had invaded allied territory, whilst other French and Austrian armies were moving towards Hanover. Marching west, Frederi…

  • Saratoga, 1777

    Saratoga, 1777
    av Brendan Morrissey

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855328624

    Widely believed to be the turning point in the American War of Independence, at Saratoga General Burgoyne's men were forced to surrender. The colour maps, battle charts and artwork accompanying the text detail this crucial campaign.

  • The Chinese People?s Liberation Army since 1949

    The Chinese People?s Liberation Army since 1949
    av Benjamin Lai

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780960562

    The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is the largest army in the world. China is predicted to be on the brink of overtaking the USA as the world’s largest economy, and China’s military capabilities and global ambitions are the…

  • German Infantryman vs Russian Infantryman

    German Infantryman vs Russian Infantryman
    av Robert Forczyk

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472806543

    The Eastern Front of World War I is sometimes overshadowed by the fighting in the West. But the clashes between Imperial Germany and Tsarist Russia in East Prussia, Poland and Lithuania were every bit as gruelling for the participants as the great b…

  • The M3 "Grease Gun"

    The M3 "Grease Gun"
    av Leroy Thompson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472811073

    Influenced by the German MP 40 and the British Sten, the .45-caliber M3 “Grease Gun” served as the primary US submachine gun for almost a half-century. Designed to replace the expensive Thompson SMG, the M3 was issued to airborne troops…

  • Raiders from New France

    Raiders from New France
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472833501

    Though the French and British colonies in North America began on a 'level playing field', French political conservatism and limited investment allowed the British colonies to forge ahead, pushing into territories that the French had explored deeply…

  • Crusader Castles in the Holy Land 1097-1192

    Crusader Castles in the Holy Land 1097-1192
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841767154

    Of all the castles constructed by Western Europeans during the Middle Ages, none have caught the public imagination so much as Crusader castles. These structures, ranging from the very simple to the huge and elaborate, also encompass almost all aspe…

  • Secretes of Manipulation, Persuasion and Suggestion: Learn How to Influence People and Gain Their Trust, Improve Your Confidence and Become Master of

    Secretes of Manipulation, Persuasion and Suggestion: Learn How to Influence People and Gain Their Trust, Improve Your Confidence and Become Master of
    av Adam Hook

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781692584122

    Did you ever felt like something's off in a close relationship or casual encounter-you're being pressured, controlled or even feel like you're questioning yourself more than usual, have you ever had a partner who was so in your head that all of a su…

  • American Civil War Fortifications (3)

    American Civil War Fortifications (3)
    av Ron Field

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846031946

    The Mississippi River, the second longest in the US, played a decisive role in the American Civil War. The Confederate fortifications were put to the test in the lengthy Federal campaign of 1862-63, aimed at cutting off the Rebel states of Arkansas,…