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  • Charles Xi?s War

    Charles Xi?s War
    av Michael Fredholm von Essen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628002

    The book describes and analyses the Scanian War, which was fought from 1675 to 1679 between, on one side, primarily Brandenburg and Denmark–Norway and, on the other, Sweden. The war was mainly fought in Scania, the former Danish lands along th…

  • Syrian Conflagration

    Syrian Conflagration
    av Tom Cooper

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294109

    The Syrian Civil War, (the colloquial name of the ongoing conflict in Syria), has experienced an entirely unexpected transformation during its first two years. It started as unrest within the Syrian population and a series of mass demonstrations wit…

  • The Russian Army in the Great Northern War 1700-21

    The Russian Army in the Great Northern War 1700-21
    av Boris Megorsky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512882

    The book describes the armed forces of Peter the Great in its entirety, and covers in depth old Russian troops and irregulars, as well as Peter’s new standing army (guards, infantry, dragoons, elite units and artillery) and his brand-new force…

  • The British Commonwealth?s War in the Air 1939-45

    The British Commonwealth?s War in the Air 1939-45
    av Ben Kite

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118594

    This book provides a comprehensive explanation of the British Commonwealth’s war in the air during the Second World War. It combines detailed studies into the tactics, techniques and technology, together with the personal accounts of the aircr…

  • The Sino-Soviet Border War of 1969, Volume 1

    The Sino-Soviet Border War of 1969, Volume 1
    av Dmitry Ryabushkin

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059230

    The victory of the communists in the Chinese civil war resulted in the formation of a new socialist state in Asia - the People's Republic of China (PRC). The Soviet leadership was the first to recognise the PRC, and subsequently provided China with…

  • The Battle for Heraklion. Crete 1941

    The Battle for Heraklion. Crete 1941
    av Yannis Prekatsounakis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336011

    Crete, 20 May 1941: the first campaign-sized airborne assault is launched. Many books have been written about this famous invasion, with the emphasis mainly on the battles for Maleme and Chania. The Battle for Heraklion - an epic struggle - remained…

  • Bloody Streets

    Bloody Streets
    av Aaron Stephan Hamilton

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866137

    On April 16th, 1945 the Red Army launched their fourth largest offensive along the Eastern Front during World War II. The objective was to seize Berlin before the Western Allies. Sixteen days later, the former capital of the Third Reich fell to the…

  • Despite Destruction, Misery and Privations?

    Despite Destruction, Misery and Privations?
    av Michal Paradowski

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336455

    Before he entered Germany in 1630, Swedish King Gustav II Adolf had to face Polish army in Prussia. Between 1626 and 1629, under command of brilliant Hetman Stanislaw Koniecpolski, Poles were engaged in bitter struggle against Swedes. During this co…

  • Vyborg 1944

    Vyborg 1944
    av Bair Irincheev

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390274

    The war between the Soviet Union and Finland in 1941-44 is much less known in the West and in Russia than the Winter War 1939-40. For Finland the Continuation War is one of cornerstones of national identity. The Vyborg offensive, the battle that end…

  • Three Sips of Gin

    Three Sips of Gin
    av Tim Bax

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384293

    There is nothing that terrorized Russian and Chinese-backed guerrillas fighting Rhodesia's bush war in the 1970s more than the famed Selous Scouts. The very name of the unit struck fear into the very heart and soul of even the most battle-hardened g…

  • Desert Storm Volume 2

    Desert Storm Volume 2
    av Ted Hooton

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336356

    Early in the morning of 2 August 1990, aircraft of the Iraqi Air Force bombed Kuwaiti air bases, and then the Iraqi Republican Guards stormed into the country. Thus began what would be called the ‘Gulf War’ – or the ‘II Gulf…

  • Theirs the Strife

    Theirs the Strife
    av John Russell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059391

    Theirs the Strife tells the story of a series of bitter actions fought 75 years ago between the British and the Germans during the closing days of the North-West Europe campaign; a time when the war's result was no longer in doubt and, for the Allie…

  • Theirs the Strife

    Theirs the Strife
    av John Russell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118563

    Early April 1945 and the British Second Army is over the Rhine and advancing across the North German Plain. Its objective is Schleswig-Holstein, with the rivers Weser, Aller and Leine the only remaining obstacles of significance before the Elbe. Ger…

  • Battle for Angola

    Battle for Angola
    av Al J. Venter

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059025

    Following the publication of Al Venter’s successful Portugal’s Guerrilla Wars in Africa - shortlisted by the New York Military Affairs Symposium's Arthur Goodzeit Book Award for 2013 - he delves still further into the troubled history of…

  • Paradise Afire Volume 2

    Paradise Afire Volume 2
    av Adrien Fontanellaz

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866304

    Upon achieving independence from Great Britain in 1948, the stunningly beautiful island of Ceylon, re-named Sri Lanka in 1972, was expected to become a sort of ‘South Asian Singapore’. However, stable political order and bright economic…

  • By Defeating My Enemies

    By Defeating My Enemies
    av Michael Glaeser

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336462

    By Defeating My Enemies is a military biography of Charles XII of Sweden, the first written in English in over 50 years. It challenges several traditions created by historians of both the old and new schools of Carolean historiography and through a…

  • The Chaco Air War 1932-35

    The Chaco Air War 1932-35
    av Antonio Sapienza

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512967

    The Chaco War was probably the first “modern” conflict in Latin America where military aviation was widely used in all roles. Bolivia, as the reader will find out, had a very powerful military air force, but unfortunately for them and lu…

  • The Sieges of the '45

    The Sieges of the '45
    av Jonathan D. Oates

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336554

    There were more sieges than there were battles during the Jacobite campaign in Scotland and England in 1745-1746, yet no one work has concentrated on these episodes. Siege warfare was more common than set piece battles in Europe at this time and the…

  • The Iran-Iraq War - Volume 4

    The Iran-Iraq War - Volume 4
    av Tom Cooper

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512455

    The Iran-Iraq War was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the 20th Century and accidentally created the current nightmare of Islamic fundamentalist terrorism. There have been many books on the conflict but this is the first detailed military history u…

  • The Yugoslav Air Force in the Battles for Slovenia, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina 1991-92

    The Yugoslav Air Force in the Battles for Slovenia, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina 1991-92
    av Aleksandar Radic

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866359

    During the late 1980s, the former Socialist Federal Republic of Jugoslavia (SFRJ) – a country dominating the Balkans – experienced a period of major crisis. Led by the Communist Party, the nation’s leadership failed to understand t…

  • The Biafran Army 1967-70

    The Biafran Army 1967-70
    av Philip Jowett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628637

    Synonymous with the starvation that killed almost two million people, Biafra was a parastate that voted to secede from Nigeria in May 1967. Formally recognized by Gabon, Ivory Coast, Tanzania, and Zambia, and supported by France, Israel, Portugal, S…

  • The War in Northern Oman

    The War in Northern Oman
    av Peter Shergold

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336332

    The war fought in northern Oman from 1954 until the mid-1960s is almost completely forgotten. Even amongst contemporary military historians, it is considered less frequently than the subsequent – and widely published – Dhofar War. Though…

  • Lebanese Civil War

    Lebanese Civil War
    av Sergio Santana

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628200

    Formerly known as the ‘Switzerland of the Middle East’, an island of economic stability and social progress, Lebanon was shattered by a civil war that raged from 1975 until 1990. Pitting the central government against different factions…

  • The Rwandan Patriotic Front 1990-1994

    The Rwandan Patriotic Front 1990-1994
    av Tom Cooper

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294567

    On 1 October 1990, hundreds of Banyarawanda militants that served with the Ugandan Army deserted their posts to form the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) and invade Rwanda. Thus began the Rwandan Civil War, which was to culminate in the famous genocide…

  • Silver Birds Over the Estuary

    Silver Birds Over the Estuary
    av Bojan Dimitrijevic

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118693

    The Mikoyan i Gurevich MiG-21 has been built in greater numbers than any other combat aircraft since 1945. It also saw service with more air forces than any other type manufactured over the last 70 years. Locally designated the ‘L’ (for…

  • Ripe for Rebellion

    Ripe for Rebellion
    av Stephen Rookes

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336233

    After many years of political struggle, the Belgian Congo was finally granted its independence in June 1960. Becoming the Republic of the Congo and later the Democratic Republic of the Congo, what was supposed to be a momentous occasion in the count…

  • Bush War Rhodesia

    Bush War Rhodesia
    av Peter Baxter

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866908

    It has been over four decades since the Union Jack was lowered on the colony of Rhodesia, but the bitter and divisive civil war that preceded it has continued to endure as a textbook counter-insurgency campaign fought between a mobile, motivated and…

  • The Italian Wars Volume 2

    The Italian Wars Volume 2
    av Massimo Predonzani

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118808

    The League of Cambrai was an alliance stipulated in December 1508 between the main European powers with the purpose of halting the expansion of the Republic of Venice. The war that followed was one of the major conflicts in the Italian wars: it last…

  • Wargame: Castle Assault

    Wargame: Castle Assault
    av Peter Dennis

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912174850

    The Scottish and Welsh wars of Edward the first and second up to the Battle of Bannockburn, with barded knights, Scots schiltrons and wild Welsh archers fighting again for freedom. Featuring an extensive castle model with a siege assault force and a…

  • Guerra Fantastica

    Guerra Fantastica
    av Antonio Barrento

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628118

    This book deals with a series of military operations that occurred in Portugal in 1762 and 1763, during the Seven Years’ War, and which have been largely dismissed by the historiography. They are collectively called the Guerra Fantástica ,R…

  • "Go Find Him and Bring Me Back His Hat"

    "Go Find Him and Bring Me Back His Hat"
    av Mariano Sciaroni

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336394

    When the Task Force of the Royal Navy started its southbound voyage, as the second major act during the Falklands/Malvinas War of 1982, its commanders assessed the Argentine submarines as the biggest threat. Even if limited in total size and scope,…

  • A Carrier at Risk

    A Carrier at Risk
    av Mariano Sciaroni

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628705

    The naval warfare of the last few decades appears dominated by operations of fast missile craft and a wide diversity of other minor vessels in so-called ‘littoral warfare’. On the contrary, skills and knowledge about anti-submarine warfa…

  • Tanaka 1587

    Tanaka 1587
    av Stephen Turnbull

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866496

    In 1587 the 1,000-strong garrison of tiny Tanaka Castle in Higo Province (modern Kumamoto Prefecture) on Japan’s southern island of Kyushu, held out for 100 days against an army ten times their size sent by the great general Toyotomi Hideyoshi…

  • The Armed Forces of North Korea

    The Armed Forces of North Korea
    av Stijn Mitzer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777145

    North Korea’s Armed Forces: On the path of Songun seeks to bring order and coherence to the chaotic state of affairs in the intelligence community of North Korea-watchers, as well as to disprove the much-echoed stance that there is little to f…

  • For God and the CIA

    For God and the CIA
    av Stephen Rookes

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336240

    As United Nations armed forces found themselves struggling to quell a series of armed rebellions, towards the end of 1962 the United States increased its military role in the Congo Crisis by providing the Congolese government with a small air force.…

  • Tsar Bomba

    Tsar Bomba
    av Krzysztof Dabrowski

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336318

    On 30 October 1961, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR/Soviet Union) conducted a live test of the most powerful nuclear weapon ever created. Codenamed ‘Ivan’, and known in the West as the ‘Tsar Bomba’, the RDS-202…

  • Glory is Fleeting

    Glory is Fleeting

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866694

    Napoleon is supposed to have said, ‘glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever’, but this collection of essays both revisits some of the most glorious episodes of the Napoleonic Wars and rescues from obscurity some fascinating but overl…

  • Peter the Great's Revenge

    Peter the Great's Revenge
    av Boris Megorsky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628026

    Narva and Ivangorod – the two fortresses on both sides of Narova River – comprise a nowadays-unique fortification ensemble that has gone through many historical periods of the Baltic region. Narva gained world fame after two battles in e…

  • Every Bullet Has its Billet

    Every Bullet Has its Billet
    av Barry Hilton

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336622

    From the Restoration of England’s monarchy until the end of the War of the League of Augsburg, nearly every country in Europe experienced conflict. Until recently, this period was perceived as a wargaming backwater overshadowed by the Thirty Y…

  • Steel Wall at Arnhem

    Steel Wall at Arnhem
    av David Truesdale

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628446

    The deployment of the British 1st Airborne Division somewhere in Europe prior to the end of the war was indeed a case of ‘coins burning holes in the pockets of SHAEF’. The Allied High Command was anxious to commit to battle a division th…

  • In the Claws of the Tomcat

    In the Claws of the Tomcat
    av Tom Cooper

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118754

    Equipped with well-balanced air wings, huge aircraft carriers have formed the backbone of the United States Navy’s doctrine and strategy since the Second World War. Packing an enormous punch, their purpose is to exercise control over enormous…

  • Enduring the Whirlwind

    Enduring the Whirlwind
    av Gregory Liedtke

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390519

    Despite the best efforts of a number of historians, many aspects of the ferocious struggle between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union during the Second World War remain obscure or shrouded in myth. One of the most persistent of these is the notion -…

  • The Secret Expedition

    The Secret Expedition
    av Geert van Uythoven

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059131

    As part of the Second Coalition against France, an Anglo-Russian army landed in Holland to overthrow the Batavian Republic. Initially called 'The Secret Expedition', the description of the invasion reads like a novel. Five major battles were fought…

  • The Secret Expedition

    The Secret Expedition
    av Geert van Uythoven

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390205

    In 1799, as part of the Second Coalition against France, an Anglo-Russian army landed in Holland to overthrow the Batavian Republic and to reinstate the Stadtholder William V of Orange. Initially called ‘The Secret Expedition’, although…

  • Prussia'S Glory

    Prussia'S Glory
    av Christopher Duffy

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628910

    Rossbach and Leuthen are included in the Great Battles of History. Frederick made himself one of the Great Captains by these victories. Prussian military prowess became legendary. But, the Franco German army swept away at Rossbach, and the Austrian…

  • The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648

    The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648
    av Laurence Spring

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336028

    The Bavarian Army has been overshadowed by those of Gustavus Adolphus’ and Wallenstein’s Armies, but it was one of only a few armies to have fought throughout the Thirty Years War, first as part of the Catholic League and then an indepen…

  • War of Intervention in Angola, Volume 4

    War of Intervention in Angola, Volume 4
    av Adrien Fontanellaz

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059254

    War of Intervention in Angola, Volume 4, continues the coverage of the operational history of the Angolan Air Force and Air Defence Force (FAPA/DAA) as told by Angolan and Cuban sources, in the period 1985-1988. Many accounts of this conflict - bett…

  • Battlegroup!

    Battlegroup!

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059964

    What can we learn from the unfought battles of the Cold War? Could any supposed British superiority at the unit level, or superior American equipment and technology, have as much effect on a possible Warsaw Pact attack as the Bundeswehr's apparent m…

  • Napoleonic French Military Uniforms 1798-1814

    Napoleonic French Military Uniforms 1798-1814

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059872

    Three talented French artists, Carle Vernet, Horace Vernet (son of Carle) and Eugene Lami, capitalised on the wave of nostalgia for the First Empire brought on by the death of Napoleon in 1821 by producing a series of prints of French military unifo…

  • The Italian Army in North Africa, 1940-43

    The Italian Army in North Africa, 1940-43
    av Ralph Riccio

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336165

    This book begins by examining a number of factors relating to the Italian army’s performance in the desert, including assessments of the Italian soldier, leadership, training, organization and structure, equipment, the supply situation in Nort…

  • The Great Northern War

    The Great Northern War
    av Mark Shearwood

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336615

    The Great Northern War (GNW) has seen a resurgence in recent years within the wargames community, however, there has not been a general (non-rules specific) guide to the conflict until know. This book gives the reader a general understanding of the…

  • Air Wars Over Congo, Volume 1: 1960-1968

    Air Wars Over Congo, Volume 1: 1960-1968
    av Daniel Kowalczuk

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628644

    Ever since the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo, or DRC) was released into independence by Belgium, in June 1960, its skies have been full of action. During the crisis, and immediately afterwards, the Belgians evacuated their colonists and…