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  • Saab Celebration

    Saab Celebration

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526775238

    Saab has gone, but its cars and its loyal band of owners remain. In this photographic album, internationally known Saab author and commentator Lance Cole celebrates all things Saab. In a collection of over 200 photographic images accompanied by a de…

  • Boy Soldiers of the Great War

    Boy Soldiers of the Great War

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399011631

    After the outbreak of the Great War, boys as young as twelve were caught up in a national wave of patriotism and, in huge numbers, volunteered to serve their country. The press, recruiting offices and the Government all contributed to the enlistment…

  • The Forgotten Slave Trade

    The Forgotten Slave Trade

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526797094

    A century before Britain became involved in the trans-Atlantic slave trade, whole villages and towns in England, Ireland, Italy, Spain and other European countries were being depopulated by slavers, who transported the men, women and children to Afr…

  • Eben-Emael and the Defence of Fortress Belgium, 1940

    Eben-Emael and the Defence of Fortress Belgium, 1940

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526779823

    In the early morning of 10 May 1940, the sky literally fell on the heads of the defenders of Fort Eben-Emael, considered to be Belgium's most powerful fortress. This huge structure, with its powerful artillery and infantry weapons, was the key to th…

  • The Straits from Troy to Constantinople

    The Straits from Troy to Constantinople

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399013246

    In ancient times, the series of waterways now known as the Turkish Straits, comprising the Dardanelles (or Hellespont), Sea of Marmara and the Bosporus, formed both a divide and a bridge between Europe and Asia. Its western and eastern entrances wer…

  • Antiochus The Great

    Antiochus The Great

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399085243

    A teenage king in 223 BC, Antiochus III inherited an empire in shambles, ravaged by civil strife and eroded by territorial secessions. He proved himself a true heir of Alexander: he defeated rebel armies and embarked on a campaign of conquest and re…

  • Life in Miniature

    Life in Miniature

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526797049

    Popular in Britain since the late seventeenth century, dolls' houses are tiny slices of social history that give us a fascinating glimpse into domestic life over the last 300 years. In this beautifully-illustrated book, Nicola Lisle explores the ori…

  • The Intelligencers

    The Intelligencers

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399004923

    Intelligence about the enemy is a fundamental part of any war or battle, knowledge of the enemys strength, dispositions and intentions are essential for success. This book reveals that for 250 years the British Army resolutely failed to prepare for…

  • Armies of the Vikings, AD 793 1066

    Armies of the Vikings, AD 793 1066

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399008396

    Viking warriors were feared by their contemporaries and their ferocious reputation has survived down to the present day. This book covers the military history of the Vikings from their early raiding to the final failure of their expansionist ambitio…

  • Street Without Joy: The French Debacle in Indochina

    Street Without Joy: The French Debacle in Indochina
    av Bernard B. Fall

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844153183

    Originally published in 1961, this book offered a warning about what American forces would face in the jungles of Southeast Asia; a war fought without fronts against a mobile enemy. This book describes the brutality of the Indochina War, in which Fr…

  • Case of the Chocolate Cream Killer

    Case of the Chocolate Cream Killer
    av Kaye Jones

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781593752

    "The trial which terminated yesterday...revealed one of the strangest and most horrible stories possibly ever told in a court of justice." (Morning Post). When the news broke in 1871 of a series of mysterious poisonings in Brighton, shock and horror…

  • Rigging: Period Fore-And-Aft Craft

    Rigging: Period Fore-And-Aft Craft
    av Lennarth Petersson

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848322189

    Unique approach to explaining the ins and outs of rigging ship models. Beautifully illustrated, it follows on the heels of the author's bestselling Rigging Period Ship Models

  • World of the Battleship

    World of the Battleship
    av Bruce Taylor

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848321786

    A highly original work on the livescareers of these perennially popular ships.

  • Rigging Period Ships Models: A Step-by-step Guide to the Intricacies of Square-rig

    Rigging Period Ships Models: A Step-by-step Guide to the Intricacies of Square-rig
    av Lennarth Petersson

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848321021

    The rigging of period ship models is arguably the most complex task which any modeller has to take on. This book aims to make the modeller's job logical and straightforward.

  • German Naval Camouflage Volume II: 1942 - 1945

    German Naval Camouflage Volume II: 1942 - 1945
    av Eric Leon, John Asmussen

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848322233

    Most authoritative study ever of the subject, based on thorough and meticulous research. Includes 300 detailed camouflage views in full and accurate colour.

  • Victorian Guide to Sex

    Victorian Guide to Sex
    av Fern Riddell

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781592861

    An exciting factual romp through sexual desire, practises and deviance in the Victorian era. The Victorian Guide to Sex will reveal advice and ideas on sexuality from the Victorian period. Drawing on both satirical and real life events from the peri…

  • Infantry Attacks

    Infantry Attacks
    av Erwin Rommel

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848326521

    In this classic study of the art of war, Rommel analyses the tactics that lay behind his success. First published in 1937 it became a highly regarded military textbook, and also brought its author to the attention of Adolph Hitler.

  • Operation Epsom

    Operation Epsom
    av Tim Saunders

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850529548

    Operation EPSOM was Montgomerys third attempt to take the city of Caen, which was a key British D-Day objective. This book takes us through the actions in vivid detail. Delayed by a storm, the attack, designed to envelop Caen from the west, eventual…

  • London Underground Serial Killer

    London Underground Serial Killer
    av Geoff Platt

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473827325

    Fred West. Ian Brady. Harold Shipman. These names haunt the national consciousness and yet none was as prolific as the little-known 'Underground Killer', Kieran Kelly. Operating without motive or rationale he pushed sixteen souls to their deaths on…

  • World of Mummies: From Otzi to Lenin

    World of Mummies: From Otzi to Lenin
    av Albert Zink

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783463701

    Mummies are not just a phenomenon of ancient Egypt. Mummified corpses have also been discovered high in the mountains and the deserts of South America, in the ice of Greenland, in European churches and graves, in North European swamps and in Asia. T…

  • Hitler's Arctic War: The German Campaigns in Norway, Finland and the USSR 1940-1945

    Hitler's Arctic War: The German Campaigns in Norway, Finland and the USSR 1940-1945
    av Chris Mann, Christer Jörgensen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473884564

    'In the past the German General Staff had taken no interest in the military history of wars in the north and east of Europe. Nobody had ever taken into account the possibility that some day German divisions would have to fight and to winter in north…

  • Maginot Line

    Maginot Line
    av J. E. Kaufmann

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526711519

    Essential reading for the student of twentieth century fortification. Beautifully produced, well written, well illustrated and above all, the ideal reference book for its subject. Fortress Study Group This combined history and guide to the Maginot L…

  • Sniper on the Eastern Front

    Sniper on the Eastern Front
    av Albrecht Wacker

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781590041

    This book is a rare first-hand account by a ruthlessly efficient German sniper of life and death during the bitter conflict that followed the Nazi invasion of Russia. Josef 'Sepp' Allerberger was an Austrian conscript who qualified as a Wehrmacht ma…

  • Bastogne: Battle of the Bulge

    Bastogne: Battle of the Bulge
    av Mike Tolhurst

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850527988

    By Christmas 1944, the Allies were on the threshold of victory, having remorselessly rolled the Germans back to the very borders of The Fatherland". The

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109: The Early Years - Poland, the Fall of France and the Battle of Britain

    Messerschmitt Bf 109: The Early Years - Poland, the Fall of France and the Battle of Britain
    av Chris Goss

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848324794

    The most iconic German aircraft of the Second World War, the Messerschmitt Bf 109 was the Luftwaffe's principal fighter from 1939 until 1942 when the superior Focke-Wulf Fw 190 came into greater prominence. The Bf 109 served in every theatre of the…

  • Freeing the Baltic 1918 - 1920

    Freeing the Baltic 1918 - 1920
    av Geoffrey Bennett

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473893078

    In 1919, the new governments of the besieged Baltic states appealed desperately to the Allies for assistance. A small British flotilla of light cruisers and destroyers were sent to help, under the command of Rear Admiral Sir Walter Cowan. They were…

  • British Pacific Fleet

    British Pacific Fleet
    av David Hobbs

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526702838

    In August 1944 the British Pacific Fleet did not exist. Six months later it was strong enough to launch air attacks on Japanese territory, and by the end of the war it constituted the most powerful force in the history of the Royal Navy, fighting as…

  • Swords and Swordsmen

    Swords and Swordsmen
    av Mike Loades

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526706461

    This magnificent book tells the story of the evolution of swords, how they were made, how they were used, and the people that used them. It doesn't claim to give comprehensive coverage but instead takes certain surviving examples as landmarks on a f…

  • How Compassion Made Us Human: An Archaeology of Stone Age Sentiment

    How Compassion Made Us Human: An Archaeology of Stone Age Sentiment
    av Penny Spikins

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781593103

    Our capacity to care about the wellbeing of others, whether they are close family or strangers, can appear to be unimportant in today's competitive societies. However, in this volume Penny Spikins argues that compassion lies at the heart of what mak…

  • The Forgotten Few

    The Forgotten Few
    av Adam Zamoyski

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848841963

    By the beginning of 1941 there was a fully fledged Polish Air Force operating alongside the RAF. With 14 Squadrons it was larger than any other of the Air Force from Nazi-occupied Europe that had joined the Allies. Over 17,000 men and women passed t…

  • Eyewitness to Wehrmacht Atrocities on the Eastern Front

    Eyewitness to Wehrmacht Atrocities on the Eastern Front

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399097703

    How can the truth about the devastating atrocities committed by the German army on the Eastern Front in the Second World War be reconciled with the propaganda of their heroism and their victories? And how did a simple soldier, caught up in the turmo…

  • Bader s Big Wing Controversy

    Bader s Big Wing Controversy

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399017152

    Group Captain Sir Douglas Bader remains one of the most famous RAF fighter pilots to date, perhaps even the most famous of all, thanks to Paul Brickhill's best-selling 1950s yarn _Reach for the Sky_ and Dany Angel's box office hit of the same name,…

  • Starvation Blockades, The: the Naval Blockades of Ww1

    Starvation Blockades, The: the Naval Blockades of Ww1
    av Nigel Hawkins

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850529081

    A graphic description of the strategy and tactics of naval power in WW1.

  • Tracing Your London Ancestors: a Guide for Family Historians

    Tracing Your London Ancestors: a Guide for Family Historians
    av Jonathan Oates

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848841307

    London is a key site for family historians. Many researchers, seeking to trace their ancestry back through the generations, will find their trail leads to London or through it. Yet, despite the burgeoning interest in genealogy and the importance of…

  • The Eastern Fleet and the Indian Ocean, 1942 1944

    The Eastern Fleet and the Indian Ocean, 1942 1944

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526797766

    The story of the British Eastern Fleet, which operated in the Indian Ocean against Japan, has rarely been told. Although it was the largest fleet deployed by the Royal Navy prior to 1945 and played a vital part in the theatre it was sent to protect,…

  • The Chester and Holyhead Railway

    The Chester and Holyhead Railway

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526749192

    The Chester and Holyhead Railway is one of Britain's most important main line routes, connecting London with mainland north Wales, and the Isle of Anglesey. The line was completed in 1850 under the direction of Robert Stephenson whose work included…

  • Midland Red in Retrospect: A Journey Through Time

    Midland Red in Retrospect: A Journey Through Time

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526727053

    Midland Red in Retrospect covers the period during the 1960s when the Midland Red bus company dominated the Midlands, operating the lion's share of the bus services and also the express coach services from the Midlands to London and other locations.…

  • Eat Yourself...Thin

    Eat Yourself...Thin
    av Charlotte Carroll

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473878792

    Would you set aside time each day for the next week or two if it helped transform your body and life and helped you lose the weight that you want? If so, then read on! Diets come and go but medical advice on what constitutes as a good diet has staye…

  • The Story of the Guards Armoured Division

    The Story of the Guards Armoured Division

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399013475

    Formed in June 1941, the Guards Armoured Division proved that Household Troops could adapt their legendary high standards to a totally new role. Deploying to Normandy in 1944 under Major General Sir Allan Adair, the Division acquitted itself with di…

  • Early Ships and Seafaring: European Water Transport

    Early Ships and Seafaring: European Water Transport
    av Sean McGrail

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781593929

    'Early Ships and Seafaring: Water Transport Within Europe' builds on Professor Sean McGrail's 2006 volume 'Ancient Boats and Ships' by delving deeper into the construction and use of boats and ships between the stone age and AD1500 in order to provi…

  • Mosquito in the USAAF: De Havilland's Wooden Wonder in American Service

    Mosquito in the USAAF: De Havilland's Wooden Wonder in American Service

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781399017336

    On 20 April 1941, a group of distinguished Americans headed by the US Ambassador to the United Kingdom, John Winant, and which included Major General Henry 'Hap' Arnold, Chief of the US Army Air Corps, visited the de Havilland Aircraft Company's air…

  • Tracing Your European Ancestors

    Tracing Your European Ancestors
    av Julie Goucher

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473823372

    Anyone who is keen to research the life story of an ancestor from across Europe will find Julie Goucher's handbook an invaluable guide. She provides detailed, easy-to-use and accurate information on the key sources in each country on the Continent,…

  • Dambuster Raid Crash Sites: 617 Squadron in Holland and Germany

    Dambuster Raid Crash Sites: 617 Squadron in Holland and Germany
    av Chris Ward, Andreas Wachtel

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844155682

    Illustrated with photographs of the sites, the personnel involved and the aircraft originally flown during the Dambuster Raids, this book takes the reader to the coast off Texel, Rees, Marbeck, Emmerich, Hamm, Ostonnen, just north of the Mohne Dam,…

  • Fips Legendary U-boat Commander

    Fips Legendary U-boat Commander
    av Geoffrey Brooks

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850526943

    Descriptions of war from the enemy standpoint.

  • Bomber Command's War Against Germany

    Bomber Command's War Against Germany

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526798251

    The all-too frequently cited mantra that the bomber will always get through' had dominated Britain's strategic air policy in the decades preceding the Second World War. However, the experiences of the Battle of Britain and the Blitz indicated that a…

  • Ninja

    Ninja
    av Stephen Turnbull

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526796486

    The ninja is a well-known phenomenon in Japanese military culture, a fighter who is widely regarded as the world's greatest exponent of secret warfare. He infiltrates castles, gathers vital intelligence and wields a deadly knife in the dark. His eas…

  • Evacuees: Children's Lives on the WW2 Homefront

    Evacuees: Children's Lives on the WW2 Homefront
    av Gillian Mawson

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783831531

    On the outbreak of the Second World War, during the first week of September 1939 over three million people were evacuated. Operation Pied Piper was the largest ever transportation of people across Britain, and most of those moved to safety in the co…

  • Early Ships and Seafaring: Water Transport Beyond Europe

    Early Ships and Seafaring: Water Transport Beyond Europe
    av Sean McGrail

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473825598

    In this volume Professor Sean McGrail introduces the reader to a relatively new branch of Archaeology - the study of water transport - how early rafts, boats and ships were built and used. Concepts, such as boatbuilding traditions, ship stability an…

  • Nelson's Battles

    Nelson's Battles
    av Oliver Warner

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850529418

    Horatio Nelson was the greatest naval commander of his age. In this masterly analysis of his fighting career, the acclaimed naval historian Oliver Warner examines every battle in which he participated, but concentrates on the three in which his comm…

  • Criminal Women 1850-1920

    Criminal Women 1850-1920
    av Williams, Lucy

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526718617

    Women are among the hardest individuals to trace through the historical record and this is especially true of female offenders who had a vested interest in not wanting to be found. That is why this thought-provoking and accessible handbook by Lucy W…