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  • The Yom Kippur War 1973

    The Yom Kippur War 1973
    av Simon Dunstan

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762203

    The October War or "Yom Kippur" War of 1973 was precipitated by the Arab states of the Middle East, primarily Egypt and Syria, in an attempt to force Israel to the negotiating table. Protected by the territories she had conquered in the 1967 "Six Da…

  • The Yom Kippur War 1973

    The Yom Kippur War 1973
    av Simon Dunstan

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762210

    Israel's victory in the 1967 'Six Day War' sowed the seeds of the 1973 Yom Kippur War. At 1400hrs on 6 October 1973 the Egyptian army launched an assault crossing of the Suez Canal. The carefully co-ordinated attack achieved complete tactical surpri…

  • Orleans 1429

    Orleans 1429
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762326

    By 1429, with French fortunes in the Hundred Years War at their lowest ebb, an English victory seemed inevitable. Northern France including Paris was firmly under English control and the city of Orleans was besieged by an English army. At the darkes…

  • Sekigahara, 1600

    Sekigahara, 1600
    av Anthony J. Bryant

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323957

    Osprey's Campaign title for Sekigahara (1600), which was the most decisive battle in Japanese history. Fought against the ritualised and colourful backdrop of Samurai life, it was the culmination of a long-standing power struggle between Tokugawa Ie…

  • The Zulu War 1879

    The Zulu War 1879
    av Ian Knight

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855321656

    A study of the war between the independent Zulu nation and the British in 1879. The British administration aimed to crush the Zulus so that their authority in the region was unchallenged. The author focuses on the battles of Isandlwana and Khambula.

  • Bannockburn 1314

    Bannockburn 1314
    av Peter Armstrong

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326095

    The full story surrounding the battle that represented the climax of the career of King Robert the Bruce, and has since remained the most famous battle in Scottish history - the Battle of Bannockburn. In 1307 King Edward I of England, "The Hammer of…

  • Peking 1900

    Peking 1900
    av Peter Harrington

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841761817

    In the 19th century China was gradually becoming another colony of the European powers which recognised her many riches that were ripe for the picking. From 1860 when Britain went to war with her, until the end of the century, China was constantly a…

  • D-Day 1944

    D-Day 1944
    av Ken Ford

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763668

    On the eastern flank of the Allied landings in Normandy was Sword Beach, which was the responsibility of the British 3rd Division. Their objectives for D-Day were to join up with the Canadians landing on Juno and capture the town of Caen. In additio…

  • Tobruk 1941

    Tobruk 1941
    av John Latimer

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841760926

    In March 1941, with Wavell's British troops having routed the Italians from Cyrenaica. General Erwin Rommel amived in Tripoli to command the Deutsches Africakorps. Over the next two years the 'Afrikakorps' and its commander would become legendary. I…

  • The Alamo 1836

    The Alamo 1836
    av Stephen Hardin

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841760902

    Focussing on one of the most fascinating episodes in military history, this book tells the story of the 1836 campaign in Texas, including the epic siege of the Alamo and the battle of San Jacinto. Dissatisfaction with increasingly oppressive Mexican…

  • Okinawa 1945

    Okinawa 1945
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326071

    The final preliminary to the invasion of the Japanese mainland was possession of the Ryukyu island group, midway between Formosa and Kyushu, the southernmost island of the Japanese homeland. The target of Operation 'Iceberg' was Okinawa, the largest…

  • The First Crusade 1096-99

    The First Crusade 1096-99
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765150

    To many people the Crusades were the First Crusade. This first 'armed pilgrimage' to the Holy Land was, of course, the only Crusade that really succeeded. It resulted in the establishment of four so-called Crusader States in the Middle East and its…

  • Auldearn 1645

    Auldearn 1645
    av Stuart Reid

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766799

    Scotland in the 17th century was an independent country whose king was the King of England. Charles' proposed remodelling of the Scottish Kirk succeeded in alienating the Protestant population. In 1638 a National Covenant was signed throughout the c…

  • Iwo Jima 1945

    Iwo Jima 1945
    av Derrick Wright

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841761787

    One of the decisive battles of the Second World War in the Pacific, Iwo Jima was described by Lt General Holand Smith, the overall Marine Commander, as 'the toughest fight in the 169 years of our corps' - a titanic struggle of savagery that eclipsed…

  • Kaiserschlacht, 1918

    Kaiserschlacht, 1918
    av Randal Gray

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855321571

    On 21 March 1918 the Germans launched their last great offensive of World War I, code-named "Michael", but popularly known as "Kaiserschlacht" - the Emperor's Offensive. This book provides a detailed account of the campaign, including maps of the cr…

  • Kolin 1757

    Kolin 1757
    av Simon Millar

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762975

    In May 1757 Frederick the Great invaded Bohemia, smashed an Austrian army outside Prague and bottled it up inside the besieged city. The Empress Maria Theresa could not sit by and allow the second city of the Empire to be captured and Marshal Daun w…

  • Zorndorf 1758

    Zorndorf 1758
    av Simon Millar

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766966

    In January 1758, despite his victory over the Austrians, Frederick the Great found himself threatened once again. Despite their impressive stand at Gross-Jagersdorf in July 1757, Frederick did not take the Russian threat seriously. Fermor's Russians…

  • Edgehill 1642

    Edgehill 1642
    av John Tincey

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855329911

    The battle of Edgehill was the first major clash of the English Civil Wars, and the general belief in 1642 was that the developing tension between King and Parliament would be resolved in a single battle. On 23 October 1642 the Royalist and Parliame…

  • Second Manassas 1862

    Second Manassas 1862
    av John P. Langellier

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762302

    The Second Manassas Campaign was a military masterpiece in which Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia came as close as they ever would to exterminating their Federal opponents and ending the war. In so doing Lee confirmed himself as the South's pre…

  • Stirling Bridge and Falkirk 1297-98

    Stirling Bridge and Falkirk 1297-98
    av Peter Armstrong

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765105

    The death of King Alexander III of Scotland and his only direct descendant Margaret, "Maid of Norway", triggered a succession crisis in Scotland. King Edward I of England was asked to arbitrate. This work covers how Edward's attempts to undermine Sc…

  • France, 1940

    France, 1940
    av Alan Sheppard

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850459586

    Osprey's Campaign title for France's defeat in the early period of World War II (1939-1945). The German victory of 1940 stunned the world. France, major European power and owner of the world's largest armies had fallen in less than seven weeks to th…

  • Dieppe 1942

    Dieppe 1942
    av Ken Ford

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766249

    There is no doubt that the raid in force on Dieppe in August 1942 was one of the most controversial episodes of the Second World War. The high number of casualties and prisoners taken led to much recrimination. On the face of it the raid was an unmi…

  • St Nazaire 1942

    St Nazaire 1942
    av Ken Ford

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762319

    The raid on the port of St Nazaire in March 1942 by a sea-borne task force from British Combined Operations remains one of the most impressive actions of World War II. The port lies at the mouth of the River Loire, and in 1942 as well as a U-boat ba…

  • Bussaco 1810

    Bussaco 1810
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763101

    By 1810 Viscount Wellington had been forced onto the defensive. Napoleon was not about to give up and ordered a third massive invasion of Portugal. Wellington was now faced by 80,000 men of the Army of Portugal under Marshal Massena. At Bussaco on 2…

  • D-Day 1944

    D-Day 1944
    av Ken Ford

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763682

    The beaches codenamed Gold and Juno constituted the western section of the British sector of the landings. This title explores the D-Day objectives for the troops landing on these two beaches, which included the capture of the town of Arromanches. T…

  • Marston Moor 1644

    Marston Moor 1644
    av John Tincey

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763347

    This work shows that the entry into the English Civil War of the Scots on the side of Parliament radically changed the balance of power in the North of England. The Royalists were forced onto the defensive and the Marquis of Newcastle found his army…

  • Tewkesbury 1471

    Tewkesbury 1471
    av Christopher Gravett

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765143

    Following their victory at Towton in 1461, The House of York continued to triumph. By 1470, however, relations between Edward and his lieutenant, Eari of Warwick, had broken down and Warwick had joined the Lancastrian cause. On 14 April 1471 at Barn…

  • Agincourt, 1415

    Agincourt, 1415
    av Matthew Bennett

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855321328

    The "Campaign" titles provide concise accounts of the great conflicts of history, assessing each commander's strategy, and recounting the progress of the fighting using 3-D battle maps to illustrate the critical stages. This covers the victory of He…

  • Little Big Horn, 1876

    Little Big Horn, 1876
    av Peter Panzeri

    Spiral - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855324589

    A concise account of the origins, events and outcome of the Battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876 - the most famous campaign of the Indian wars involving characters such as Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse, which resulted in the death of General Custer…

  • Fuentes De Onoro 1811

    Fuentes De Onoro 1811
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763118

    In 1811, the French again took the offensive in the peninsula. Soult moved to Badajoz and Massena advanced to relieve Almeida which Wellington had invested. At Fuentes de Onoro Massena and Wellington's armies clashed in a hard-fought contest. The at…

  • Towton 1461

    Towton 1461
    av Christopher Gravett

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765136

    The Lancastrian army was conducting a triumphant march on the capital, having defeated Warwick at the Second Battle of St. Albans, when on 4 March, Edward of York was proclaimed king in London. The Lancastrians withdrew northwards and Edward followe…

  • Operation Barbarossa 1941

    Operation Barbarossa 1941
    av Robert Kirchubel

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766973

    Germany's surprise assault on the Soviet Union in 1941, Operation Barbarossa, aimed at nothing less than complete destruction. Hitler saw this as the answer to establishing 'Lebensraum' for the German people in the East. The Soviets believed that a…