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  • Historical

    • 3,000 Years of War.

      Presents some of the most important and influential battles, people, inventions and strategies that affected the course of civilization. Its scope is vast, from ancient times to the 21st century, and spans the globe. The chronological framework takes us...

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    • Australians at War: The Illustrated History.

      From our first war, attacking Maoris in New Zealand, to our engagements in Iraq and Afghanistan, this traces the evolution of our military tradition. It is richly illustrated with photographs in the nation's archives. This highly praised narrative...

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      Combat: French Guardsman Versus Russian Jaeger: 1812-14.

      The Russian Jaeger light infantry gained experience and prestige in the struggle to rid Europe of Napoleon. The author examines the experiences of French Young Guardsmen from the 1st, 2nd and 14th Voltiguers and their counterparts from two Lifeguard...

      Was: $32.95
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      FE 2b/d vs Albatros Scouts: Western Front 1916-17.

      Examines the two biplanes which were pitted against each other in vicious dogfights during World War I, and compares their experiences in the hands of some of the war's most famous pilots, such as Manfred von Richthofen, aka ÔThe Red Baron.' Publisher...

      Was: $32.95
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      Great Military Blunders.

      Military history has seen heroism, success and glory. It has also seen disasters, misjudgements and incompetence, blunders of extraordinary and often unbelievable proportions. Includes the tale of the unfit, feeble LieutenantÐGeneral Stopford who was...

      Was: $29.95
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      Marching to the Drums: A History of Military Drums and Drummers.

      The drum is universally regarded as the most basic of all human instruments, and military drummers have played important roles in warfare through history. As this charts the use of drums in the military we learn of their great traditions from ancient...

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      Napoleon Bonaparte: Leadership, Strategy, Conflict.

      He was one of history's greatest commanders, and revolutionized warfare. His nearly 60 battles shaped the course of modern Europe. This succinct, illustrated account of his career examines his leadership skills and the tactics he used, in particular at...

      Was: $32.95
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      On the Fields of Glory: The Battlefields of the 1815 Campaign.

      A compelling account of the battle has been produced by the authors who are both leading experts on the Napoleonic era. Written for the Frontline Napoleonic Library which is renowned for its contemporary accounts, this is the epic confrontation at...

      Was: $69.95
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      Shots of War.

      From the Crimean War of 1854, the 400 A4 format pages of b/w and colour photos with accompanying descriptive text cover the whole of photographically-recorded military history. Wars such as the Franco/Prussian (a breathtaking live battlefield),...

      Was: $49.95
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      Storm and Conquest: The Clash of Empires in the Eastern Seas, 1809.

      Narrates the disastrous season in which Britain suffered the loss of fourteen great Indiamen carrying Bengali saltpetre and many civilian and military passengers. They were sunk by hurricanes and taken by enemy frigates. The British believed that as long...

      Was: $54.95
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      The Last Full Measure: How Soldiers Die in Battle.

      War is about many things, but at its core it is about killing or getting killed. The author points out that: 'There is no way one can write about violent death without describing horrific scenes. Men do not always die with a decorous sigh and fall with...

      Was: $39.95
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      The Reign of Chivalry.

      Presents a broad picture of the chivalric world of the medieval period. Profusely illustrated, it looks at the knight as the centre of chivalry; and his relation to literature, especially the vast cycle of Arthurian romances; the chivalric code towards...

      Was: $48.95
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      War Since 1900: History Strategy Weaponry.

      This is a beautifully produced book by Thames and Hudson, on a truly horrible subject. The fundamental character of conflict does not change: killing and risking being killed, for the sake of forcing others to accept one's will, remain the basic...

      Was: $79.95
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      Waterloo Lectures: A Study of the Campaign of 1815.

      This is one of the contemporary texts of the Napoleonic Wars presented with more recent analysis. Published by the Napoleonic Library, it is the latest, best, and most complete edition of Chesney's classic analysis of all the available facts of the great...

      Was: $85.00
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    • Weapons of War: Submarines 1940-Present.

      They are arranged in alphabetical order, from the Italian Acciaio to the Zeeleeuw from the Netherlands. Each is illustrated in colour and has a specifications table with essential information such as armament, weight, speed and range. The accompanying...

      Now: $14.95