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Mr.Kipling's Army : All the Queen's Men

by Farwell, Byron

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1981
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Fine
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1st US Edition.
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New York: W.W.Norton, 1981 Entertaining "upstairs-downstairs view of the Victorian-Edwardian British Army...[which] explores the lives of officers and men,their foibles,follies and gallantry,their diversions,food and drink,and women,their discipline and their rewards." 256p. illus.index. . 1st US Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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The Harps of War

by Stephens, W. Ray

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Published
1985
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780887971990
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Oakville, ON: Frederick Harris Music Company, 1985 It is stated that "Although based on fact and the reminiscemces of the author, the characters in this book are fictional" presumably this was to protect his fellow serviceman in the famous band of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) A rollicking account of Canadian soldiers in World War II as they… Read more
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Il Canada e la guerra dei trent'anni : l'esperienza bellica di un popolo Multietnico

by Liberati, Luigi Bruti [ed]

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Published
1989
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As New
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1st Italian Edition.
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9788878021211
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Milan: Guerini Studio, 1989 Series:Collana del Centro interuniversitario di studi sul Canada-1. A collection of papers by various authors relating to ""Canada and the Thirty Years War: the war experience of a multi-ethnic people" 330p. index. . 1st Italian Edition.. Softcover. As New.
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General Wilson's Journal 1812-1814:With the Russian and Allied Armies

by Wilson, Robert Thomas & Brett-James, Anthony

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Published
1964
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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London: William Kimber, 1964 240p. bibliography index Initial od previus owner on title page, else fine. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slightly Scuffed.
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Marksmanship Instructors' and Coaches' Guide, The

by The United States Army Marksmanship Unit

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2002
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Fine
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9781589639874
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Amsterdam NL: Fredonia Books, 2002 Acquiring the ability to shoot accurately is no simple matter. One should not assume that the art of advanced marksmanship is fully realized upon reading a training manual. It cannot be complete understood even after hours of advice and instruction from a qualified marksmanship coach or target shooter. To become a qualified shooter and be… Read more
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Agincourt

by Hibbert, Christopher

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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First Thus.
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9780330021425
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London: Pan, 1968 British Battles series. Few victories have been so complete, or achieved against such heavy odds, as that won by Henry V (1387-1422), king of England, against the army of the French sovereign Charles V1 (1368-1422) at the small French village of Agincourt on October 14, 1415. Distinguished historian Christopher Hibbert explores how the English accomplished such a… Read more
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Battles of KwaZulu-Natal

by Gillings, Ken

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Published
2000
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As New
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1st Thus.
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9781919688244
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Durban SA: Art Publishers, 2000 A Pictorial Souvenir of the Battles of KwaZulu-Natal from 1818-1906. 57p. illus,maps Size: 11.5"x 9.75". 1st Thus.. Softcover. As New.
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Marshal Foch: A Study in Leadership.

by Hunter, T. M.

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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1st Can Ed.
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Ottawa: Canada, Army, 1961 250p. illus. index. fold-out maps. 1st Can Ed.. Original Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Maps Drawn by Major C. C. J. Bond..
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The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1860-1960

by Barnard, W.T. [William Thomas]

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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1st Canadian Edition.
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Don Mills, ON: Ontario Publishing Company, 1960 Centennial history of one of Canada's oldest regiments.398p, Illus fold-out maps, bibliography. index Maps on endpapers. Clean tight copy, cover slightly scuffed. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Conquest and Empire: The Reign of Alexander the Great

by Bosworth, A. B.

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1989
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780521343206
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989 Exploring the processes and consequences of the campaigns of Alexander the Great of Macedon, this work focuses on the effect of his monarchy upon the world of his day. A narrative of the campaigns from the Danube to the Indus is complemented and enlarged upon by thematic studies. 330p, maps bibliography.index. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover.… Read more
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British military uniforms

by Laver, James

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Published
1948
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Good>Very Good
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1st UK Edition.
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Penguin, 1948 Original vintage King Penguin edition [# 42] Uniforms of the British Army 1742-1895 described and illustrated with 24 coloured plates. 37p. text + 24p. plates.. 1st UK Edition.. Printed Hardcover. Good>Very Good.
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Napoleon's Guard Cavalry

by Bukhari, Emir

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Published
1981
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As New
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Reprint
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9780850452884
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1981 Men-At-Arms Series # 83 This title examines some of the most colourful and fanciful uniforms in military history, those of Napoleon's Guard Cavalry. The detailed text covers units such as the Grenadiers à Cheval; the Empress's Dragoons; the Chasseurs à Cheval; the Mamelukes; the Gardes d'Honneur; the Polish Lancers; the Dutch Lancers; the German Lancers and… Read more
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Napoleon's Overseas Army

by Chartrand, Rene

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1989
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Reprint.
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9780850459005
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1989 Men-At-Arms Series # 211 . When the French Revolution broke out in 1789, France possessed numerous colonies spread over three continents. To defend and keep the peace in these territories, a small army of colonial troops, distinct from the metropolitan line regiments or marines, had existed since the days of Louis XIV. This book examines the… Read more
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Wellington's Specialist Troops

by Haythornthwaite, Philip

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Published
1988
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1st UK Edition.
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9780850458626
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1988 Men-At-Arms Series # 204 The specialist troops of Wellington's army played a crucial role in the success of the British Army. Though often understaffed and ineptly managed, the artillery, engineers, transport and commissariat, and medical services contributed to Wellington's ultimate victory in 1815. The Royal Artillery and Corps of Royal Engineers comprised a small number of… Read more
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Flags of the Napoleonic Wars - 3

by Wise, Terence

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1981
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1st UK Edition.
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9780850454109
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1981 Men at Arms series # 115 In this third of three volumes examining the flags of the Napoleonic Wars, Terence Wise details colours, standards and guidons of Anhalt, Kleve-Burg, Brunswick, Denmark, Finland, Hanover, Hesse, the Netherlands, Mecklenburg, Nassau, Portugal, Reuss, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland & Westphalia 40p. illus [col.]. 1st UK Edition.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus.… Read more
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Redcaps: Britain's Provost Troops and Military Police

by Chappell, Mike

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1997
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1st UK Edition.
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9781855326705
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1997 Elite series # 65. 1st UK Edition.. Soft Cover. As New.
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Argentine Forces in the Falklands

by Van Der Bijl, Nicholas

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1992
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1st UK Edition.
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9781855322271
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1992 Men-At-Arms Series # 250. 1st UK Edition.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Paul Hannon.
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Louis XIV's Army

by Chartrand, Rene

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1989
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Reprint
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9780850458503
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1989 Men-At-Arms Series # 203 Louis XIV's army was in many ways the first modern army. After assuming power in 1661, Louis abolished the post of Colonel General of Infantry so he could exercise direct control over the armed forces in his realm. The king demanded order, discipline and absolute loyalty from his army, and he introduced… Read more
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Wellington's Generals

by Barthorp, Michael

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Published
1978
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1st UK Edition.
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9780850452990
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1978 Men-At-Arms Series # 84. 1st UK Edition.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Richard Hook.
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British Cavalry Equipments, 1800-1941

by Chappell, Mike

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Published
1983
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1st UK Edition.
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9780850454796
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1983 Men-At-Arms Series # 138 150 years of everything that was put on a British troop of horse of line cavalry. Includes accoutrements worn by riders, weapons special to mounted soldiers, uniforms, ceremonial trappings and officers equipment.. 1st UK Edition.. Soft Cover. As New.
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