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  • Fangs of the Lone Wolf

    Fangs of the Lone Wolf
    av Dodge Billingsley

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911096764

    Books on guerrilla war are seldom written from the tactical perspective and even less seldom from the guerrilla’s perspective. Fangs of the Lone Wolf: Chechen Tactics in the Russian-Chechen Wars 1994-2009 is an exception. These are the stories…

  • Four Flags, The Odyssey of a Professional Soldier

    Four Flags, The Odyssey of a Professional Soldier
    av Dave Barr

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911096818

    Dave Barr had had a penchant for trouble since day one, born in the back of a car, shooting by the time he was five, riding a motorbike at seven, Dave regularly got into fights at school. The only reading Dave would do growing up involved motorbikes…

  • Great Lakes Holocaust

    Great Lakes Holocaust
    av Tom Cooper

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294253

    Great Lakes Holocaust' is the first in two volumes covering military operations in Zaire - as the Congo was named from 1971 until 1997 - and the Democratic Republic of Congo at the turn of the 21st century. This volume explores the events of the 198…

  • Fall of the Red Baron

    Fall of the Red Baron
    av Leon Bennett

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916433

    Fighter pilot Manfred von Richthofen (the Red Baron) lacked innate aerobatic ability. As a tyro, he attempted to solve this problem through denial, going so far as to sneer at stunting as pointless. Great War air combat experience proved quite the r…

  • Green Leader

    Green Leader
    av Ian Pringle

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911096788

    On 3 September 1978, a Russian-supplied heat-seeking missile shot down an Air Rhodesia Viscount civilian airliner shortly after it took off from the lakeside holiday resort of Kariba in the Zambezi Valley. Miraculously, 18 people, including small ch…

  • Northern Ireland: An Agony Continued

    Northern Ireland: An Agony Continued
    av Ken Wharton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911096801

    This book is called ‘An Agony Continued’ because it was simply that: an agony. It was an agony which commenced at the end of the 1960s and as the new decade of the 80s arrived, so the pain, the grief, the loss and the economic destructio…

  • Bushmen Soldiers

    Bushmen Soldiers
    av Ian Uys

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294925

    The Bushman soldiers were the most outstanding all-round fighters of the Border War. As the first of the indigenous population to take up arms on South Africa's behalf, they were among the last to lay them down. The border's oldest and most bush-wis…

  • In the Fire of the Eastern Front

    In the Fire of the Eastern Front
    av Hendrick Verton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781907677403

    Dutch SS accounts are very rare, particularly ones such as this, covering recruitment, training, and frontline service first with 5th SS Panzer Division 'Wiking', then later with SS Regiment Besslein. He not only informs and illustrates the general…

  • Diary of a Red Devil

    Diary of a Red Devil
    av Albert Blockwell

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916068

    Many books have been written about the Second World War and the majority of them either concentrate on a particular battle, campaign or unit. Individual accounts are certainly in a minority and those from the lower ranks even more scarcer. Helion an…

  • Counter-Strike From the Sky

    Counter-Strike From the Sky
    av J.R.T. Wood

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916112

    The militarily acclaimed Fireforce conceptFireforce as a military concept dates from 1974 when the Rhodesian Air Force (RhAF) acquired the French MG151 20mm cannon from the Portuguese. Coupled with this, the traditional counter-insurgency tactics (a…

  • Ice Steel and Fire

    Ice Steel and Fire
    av Linda Parker

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909982451

    The generation that reached maturity in the inter war years had grown up in the shadow of the heroic age of Polar exploration and the sacrifices of a generation in the Great War. Their own adventures were to prove as astonishing and heroic as those…

  • Days of Battle

    Days of Battle
    av Norbert Számvéber

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294208

    Days of Battle describes a hitherto neglected part of the military history of Hungary during World War II. Dr Norbert Számvéber the presents detailed accounts of four important clashes of German-Hungarian and Soviet armor north of the…

  • 'Sir, They're Taking the Kids Indoors'

    'Sir, They're Taking the Kids Indoors'
    av Ken Wharton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916778

    This is Ken Wharton's eagerly awaited new book chronicling the Northern Ireland troubles from the British soldier's perspective. His finest book to date, surpassing his 2011 work "The Bloodiest Year - Northern Ireland 1972", looks at the b…

  • Wasted Years, Wasted Lives Volume 2

    Wasted Years, Wasted Lives Volume 2
    av Ken Wharton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294918

    Volume 2 does what it says on the can - it continues from where the first volume left off. It looks at the bloody years of 1978 and 1979. It covers eyewitness accounts from soldiers on the ground and there is the occasional comment from civilians wh…

  • An Active Service

    An Active Service
    av Richard Dorney

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781907677885

    An Active Service' traces a young Sid Dowland from civilian life into the tough environment of the Guards Depot in the 1930's and then on to a Guards service Battalion in London and prewar Egypt. The outbreak of war found Sid taking part in the retr…

  • Red Devils over the Yalu

    Red Devils over the Yalu
    av Stuart Britton, Igor Seidov

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294314

    The Korean War (1950-1953) was the first - and only - full-scale air war in the jet age. It was in the skies of North Korea where Soviet and American pilots came together in fierce aerial clashes. The best pilots of the opposing systems, the most po…

  • Dance of the Cranes

    Dance of the Cranes
    av Frank Edwards

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916723

    Selected for the task of researching a story with political overtones, fasttrack, up-and-coming Inspector Tim Medway has fears for his future promotion, added to when, as a result, he is seconded to a County Force to help investigate a murder that m…

  • Great Lakes Conflagration

    Great Lakes Conflagration
    av Tom Cooper

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294260

    Great Lakes Conflagration' is the second in two volumes covering military operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) at the turn from the 21st century. This volume explores developments in the DRC that led to the outbreak of violence in Au…

  • Vlamgat

    av Dick Lord

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916075

    “Their hands are shaking ever so slightly. They will be flying again in the morning”Vlamgat, literally ‘flaming hole’ in Afrikaans, was the nickname the South African Air Force (SAAF) gave to the Mirage F1, its formidable fro…

  • The Rzhev Slaughterhouse

    The Rzhev Slaughterhouse
    av Svetlana Gerasimova

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294178

    Historians consider the Battle of Rzhev "one of the bloodiest in the history of the Great Patriotic War" and "Zhukov's greatest defeat". Veterans called this colossal battle, which continued for a total of 15 months, "the Rz…

  • The Viaz'ma Catastrophe, 1941

    The Viaz'ma Catastrophe, 1941
    av Stuart Britton, Lev Lopukhovsky

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294185

    This book describes one of the most terrible tragedies of the Second World War and the events preceding it. The horrible miscalculations made by the Stavka of the Soviet Supreme High Command and the Front commands led in October 1941 to the deaths a…

  • Mons 1914-1918

    Mons 1914-1918
    av Don Farr

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916389

    It was close to the small southern Belgian town of Mons that the shooting war began or the British Expeditionary Force in August 1914. It was close to the same town that it ended for them over fifteen hundred days later. Neither the BEF nor the Germ…

  • Wasted Years, Wasted Lives Volume 1

    Wasted Years, Wasted Lives Volume 1
    av Ken Wharton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294215

    Over the past several years, Ken Wharton, himself a former soldier, has been prolific in his coverage of the Troubles, which spread their tentacles far from the streets, and fields of Northern Ireland. Over 4,000 people died in or as a consequence o…

  • Airborne Armour

    Airborne Armour
    av Keith Flint

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916051

    Despite all the works on airborne forces published since 1945, the full story of Britain's 'airborne armour' has remained untold. This book is intended to correct that omission. The story has two main strands - the project to fly tanks onto the batt…

  • War in the East

    War in the East
    av Quintin Barry

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294154

    When Russia declared war on the Ottoman Empire in April 1877, it was the fifth time during the nineteenth century that hostilities had broken out between the two empires. On this occasion the other Great Powers had done all they could to prevent it,…

  • Mrs Adolf Hitler

    Mrs Adolf Hitler
    av Blaine Taylor

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909982437

    The year 2012 marks the centenary of Eva Braun's birth. This is the strange-but-true saga of her life, richly illustrated from her own personal photograph albums, as well as from other captured German archives. She married German dictator Adolf Hitl…

  • First In, Last Out

    First In, Last Out
    av Clive Wilsworth

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916853

    From the 25 pounder to the devastating G5 and G6 guns—to the Valkirie 127mm multiple-rocket launcher and M5 mortar.This work covers all operations of the Border War in which the South African gunners took part, starting in early 1975 when a yo…

  • After Stalingrad

    After Stalingrad
    av David M. Glantz

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781907677823

    In the wake of the Red Army's signal victory at Stalingrad, which began when its surprise counteroffensive encircled German Sixth Army in Stalingrad region in mid-November 1942 and ended when its forces liquidated beleaguered Sixth Army in early Feb…

  • Under Himmler's Command

    Under Himmler's Command
    av Hans-Georg Eismann

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916440

    Under Himmler's Command addresses two areas of World War II hitherto neglected - Heinrich Himmler as a military commander, and the German staff officer corps during the last months of the war on the Eastern Front. The author, Hans-Georg Eismann, was…

  • Road to Königgrätz

    Road to Königgrätz
    av Quintin Barry

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384743

    Before the War of 1866 the name of Helmuth Von Moltke was scarcely known outside the Prussian army. His appointment as Chief of the General Staff was in many ways surprising, and he certainly did not himself expect it. He was thus put at the head of…

  • Other Side of the Wire Volume 1

    Other Side of the Wire Volume 1
    av Ralph J. Whitehead

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916679

    The Other Side of the Wire' brings to life a period long forgotten in the decades that have passed since the Great War ended in 1918. Until recently most books written on the Battle of the Somme concentrated almost exclusively on the British effort…

  • Blood Clot

    Blood Clot
    av Jake Scott

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384347

    "As you know 'blood clot' means blood cells coming together to form a strong clot that forms and sticks together to keep the wound sealed enabling it to repair. The Parachute Regiment's 'blood clot' acts the same, whether downtown scrapping or…

  • A Walk Against The Stream

    A Walk Against The Stream
    av Tony Ballinger

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777497

    A Walk Against The Stream takes a look at the experiences of a young national service officer in the Rhodesian army. This is a true story, encompassing all eighteen months the author spent at Victoria Falls, Rhodesia, facing enemy territory just acr…

  • A Pride of Eagles

    A Pride of Eagles
    av Beryl Salt

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777480

    This is the story of military aviation in Rhodesia from the romantic days of 'bush' flying in the 1920s and '30s-when aircraft were refueled from jerrycans and landing grounds were often the local golf course-to the disbandment of the Rhodesian Air…

  • Belfast Diaries

    Belfast Diaries
    av Steve Corbett

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294222

    "It's a very weird sensation to be shot at… Very often you see the gunman when it's too late or you don't see him at all. You might as well just be targets on a rifle range. I often wondered if I would get through this tour ok, and even…

  • Bush War Rhodesia 1966-1980

    Bush War Rhodesia 1966-1980
    av Peter Baxter

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294864

    It has been over three 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 counterinsurgency campaign fought between a mobile, motivated and…

  • 'Theirs Not To Reason Why'

    'Theirs Not To Reason Why'
    av Graham Winton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294345

    Nominated for the Royal Historical Society Whitfield Book Prize 2013Nominated for the NYMAS Arthur Goodzeit Book Award 2013Nominated for the SAHR Templer Medal 2013This book provides the first comprehensive study of the British Army’s horse se…

  • Counterinsurgency in Africa

    Counterinsurgency in Africa
    av John P. Cann

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384309

    Portugal was the first colonial power to arrive in Africa and the last to leave. As other European states were granting independence to their African possessions, Portugal chose to stay and fight despite the small odds of success. That it did so suc…

  • Bush War Operator

    Bush War Operator
    av Andrew Balaam

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777459

    From the searing heat of the Zambezi Valley to the freezing cold of the Chimanimani Mountains in Rhodesia, from the bars in Port St Johns in the Transkei to the Drakensberg Mountains in South Africa, this is the story of one man's fight against terr…

  • US Army Infantry Divisions 1943-45 Volume 1

    US Army Infantry Divisions 1943-45 Volume 1
    av Yves J. Bellanger

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781907677861

    In the first of a two-volume study, the author presents an extremely detailed record of the Organisation, doctrine and equipment of US Army infantry divisions during the latter part of World War II. The second volume will provide capsule histories f…

  • In a Raging Inferno

    In a Raging Inferno
    av Hans Holzträger

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916181

    Translated from German, In a Raging Inferno is the first English-language book ever to recount the story of the Hitler Youth and its combat role at the end of World War II. During the desperate final months of the Third Reich boys (and girls) as you…

  • Handbook of WWII German Military Symbols & Abbreviations 1943-45

    Handbook of WWII German Military Symbols & Abbreviations 1943-45
    av Terrence Booth

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916686

    To the uninitiated, German military symbols appearing on documents, maps, orders-of-battle, and throughout postwar German WWII military literature, can appear indecipherable. Yet an understanding of their meaning is key to being able to seriously re…

  • Somalia

    av Peter Baxter

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910294239

    The end of the Cold War introduced an altered global dynamic. The old bond of East/West patronage in Africa was broken, weakening the first crop of independent revolutionary leadership on the continent who no longer had the support of one or other o…

  • Out Of Action

    Out Of Action
    av Chris Cocks

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916129

    The powerful sequel to FireforceOriginally published as Survival Course in 1999, now long out of print, Out of Action is a reworked and updated edition, the sequel to the best-selling Fireforce—one man’s war in the Rhodesian Light Infant…

  • A Military Government in Exile

    A Military Government in Exile
    av Evan McGilvray

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781907677946

    This work examines the nature of the relationship between the British Government and the Polish Government-in-Exile, 1939-1945. The relationship was extremely difficult owing to the extremity of the time and the situations of the two governments. Be…

  • Once I Had a Comrade

    Once I Had a Comrade
    av R.W. Byrd

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916303

    Once I Had a Comrade is the story of the author's German father-in-law, Karl Roth, who grew up during the tumultuous 1930s in the Franconian town of Schweinfurt, located in northern Bavaria, and of his regiment, 36th Panzer Regiment. When the Second…

  • Radetzky's Marches

    Radetzky's Marches
    av Michael Embree

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384736

    In the spring of 1848, revolution threatened to sweep away the old order throughout Europe. In the Austrian-occupied north of Italy, newly nurtured nationalism, further fueled by economic issues, prompted open revolt in Lombardy and Venetia. The Aus…

  • Flight Plan Africa

    Flight Plan Africa
    av John P. Cann

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777541

    Following the 1952 reorganization of the Portuguese Air Force from the army and naval air arms, Portugal now had an entity dedicated solely to aviation that would bring it into line with its new NATO commitment. As it proceeded to develop a competen…

  • History of the Campaign of 1866 in Italy

    History of the Campaign of 1866 in Italy
    av Alexander Hold

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908916372

    This is a translation of the 1867 work by Alexander Hold, Geschichte der Feldzugs in Italien 1866, which describes in detail the campaign of the previous year, fought between the armed forces of the Austrian empire and the kingdom of Italy in the Au…

  • Wings over Ogaden

    Wings over Ogaden
    av Tom Cooper

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777503

    With Ethiopia in disarray following a period of severe internal unrest and the spread of insurgencies in Eritrea and Tigray, Ethiopia and its armed forces should have offered little opposition to well-equipped Somali armed forces which were unleashe…