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PANTHER: PANTHER AND JAGDPANTHER UNITS VOL 1

By Dennis Oliver and Stephen Andrew

(Subject: Land Vehicles & Weapons - General) In the battles to hold the Eastern Front, the Panther tank was perhaps the most important weapon in the Wehrmacht’s arsenal. Desperately switched from one crisis-point to the next, the Panther battalions of the Heer, Waffen-SS and the Luftwaffe were able to blunt the Red Army’s spearheads time and again and in 1944 the Panther’s body was used to create the best known tank destroyer of the war, The Jagdpanther. In this book, the first in a series, Dennis Oliver and Stephen Andrew examine these deservedly famous tanks and their crews. Volume 1 includes Unit histories of the Army’s Panther battalions from Panzer-Regiment 1 to Panzer-Regiment 25, 13 pages of full colour artwork, detailed tables of organisation and explanation of the KstN system, black and white archive photographs and campaign maps. (Published: 2015) (Publisher: ADH Publishing) (ISBN: No ISBN) (Pagination: A4 format 33pp, 13 colour plates, numerous b/w illustrations) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$22.75

SS-KAMPFGRUPPE PEIPER 1943-1945

By Massimiliano Afiero

(Subject: The Third Reich - Military Structure) The military career of Jochen Peiper, one of the most decorated Waffen SS officers, told through the main battles and campaigns involving the units under his command, particularly the armored Kampfgruppen of the Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler. Includes accounts of the fighting at Kharkov between February and March 1943, the battles for the salient of Kursk, the intervention in Italy, the campaigns on the Ukrainian front between autumn and winter of 1943-44, battles in Normandy and the Ardennes, and the last actions on the Hungarian front and in Austria. All are accompanied by maps, documents and images from military archives and private collections. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Kagero, Poland) (ISBN: 9788395157509) (Pagination: Large format, 112pp, numerous b/w photos, 4 colour plates) (Condition: new in illustrated boards) UL-XXXXXX

$45.52

PANTHER: PANTHER AND JAGDPANTHER UNITS VOL 2

By Dennis Oliver and Stephen Andrew

(Subject: Land Vehicles & Weapons - General) In the battles to hold the Eastern Front, the Panther tank was perhaps the most important weapon in the Wehrmacht’s arsenal. Desperately switched from one crisis-point to the next, the Panther battalions of the Heer, Waffen-SS and the Luftwaffe were able to blunt the Red Army’s spearheads time and again and in 1944 the Panther’s body was used to create the best known tank destroyer of the war, The Jagdpanther. Volume 2 completes the stories of the Panzer regiments and look at the Jagdpanther battalions with some lesser known users of this potent tank-killer and includes 13 pages of full colour artwork, detailed tables of organisation, black and white archive photographs and campaign maps. (Published: 2017) (ISBN: 9780987601384) (Pagination: A4 format 33pp, 13 colour plates, numerous b/w illustrations) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$22.75

FELDGRAU 1915-16

By Charles F. Wooley

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) From 1907-1915 the uniforms of the German Army went through dramatic changes when Prussian blue was transformed into the new 'feldgrau', or field gray. The next change came in 1915 with the introduction of the new field gray wartime and peacetime uniforms. This volume combines three period volumes and each is illustrated in color and refer only to the 1915 wartime and peacetime uniforms: 1. Deutchlands Armee in feldgrauer Kriegs-und-Friedens-Uniform; 2. Feldgrau in Krieg und Frieden, Berlin 1916; 3. Die Feldgrau Friedens-und Kriegs-Bekleiding der K. Bayerischen Armee, Munich 1916. (Published: 2011) (Publisher: Schiffer Publications) (ISBN: 9780764339585) (Pagination: Large landscape format, 240pp, 200+ colour images) (Condition: new in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$100.17

T-14 ARMATA MAIN BATTLE TANK

By James Kinnear

(Subject: Land Vehicles & Weapons - General) The T-14 ‘Armata’ Main Battle Tank made its public debut in May 2015, at a time of renewed tensions between Russia and the United States and its NATO allies. The appearance of the T-14 was for Western observers as much a revelation as the IS-3 heavy tank that made a shock appearance in the Victory Parade in Berlin in September 1945. After years of making do with updating Soviet era tanks, the Armata is the first genuinely new post-Soviet Russian design. The T-14 is technically sophisticated and the first with a fully automated turret entirely devoid of crew as one of many new design features. However, the tank is expensive to build and maintain compared to the T-90 and T-72B3 MBTs and requires significant crew training compared with other tank types. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Canfora Publishing,Sweden) (ISBN: 9789198477511) (Pagination: Landscape format, 81pp, c150 colour photos) (Condition: new in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$30.34

DER KAPITAN: U-BOAT ACE HANS HANS ROSE
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DER KAPITAN: U-BOAT ACE HANS HANS ROSE

By Markus F. Robinson and Gertrude J. Robinson

(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) Hans Rose was one of Germany’s most successful World War I U-boat aces, and her most successful ace during the convoy period when attacks by U-boats were most difficult and dangerous. Acknowledging his chivalry, US Admiral Sims declared ‘Allied naval officers would be willing today to shake his hand.’ This book is the only time the Rose family has agreed to make Hans Rose’s personal papers available to any researcher or biographer. The authors present new information from the Krupp archives and naval archives in Britain, US, and Germany. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Amberley Publishing) (ISBN: 9781445675602) (Pagination: 320pp, numerous colour & b/w photos & illustrations) (Condition: new in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$30.35

GUNTHER PRIEN AND U-47: THE BULL OF SCAPA FLOW

By Dougie Martindale

(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) On the night of 13/14 October 1939, the Type VIIB U-boat U-47, on its second War Patrol, penetrated the main Royal Navy base at Scapa Flow and sank the British battleship HMS Royal Oak. This legendary attack is remembered as one of the most audacious raids in the history of submarine warfare. Entering service in December 1938 under the command of Oberleutnant zur See, later Kapitänleutnant Günther Prien, after sinking HMS Royal Oak both Prien and his famous U-boat were known thereafter as ‘The Bull of Scapa Flow’. During a celebration in Berlin to mark the sinking, the crew members of U-47 were received by Adolf Hitler. For his part, Prien received the Knight’s Cross, becoming the first U-boat officer and only the second member of the Kriegsmarine to receive this decoration. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Frontline Books) (ISBN: 9781526737755) (Pagination: 450pp, numerous colour & b/w photos & illustrations) (Condition: new in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$37.94

WARFARE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD

By General Sir John Hackett Editor

(Subject: Early Warfare) A well illustrated study on warfare in the Ancient World. Includes contributions by Watkins, Wiseman, Lazenby, Sekunda, and Connolly on the Assyrians, Hoplites, Persians, Alexander the Great, the Greeks, the Roman Army -in the early period & its development in the Age of Polybius, the Later Republican and Imperial period. Looks at tactics, weapons, battles, leaders etc. Features a selection of colour reconstructions covering the whole range of classical warfare including crucial battles and sieges, cavalry and infantry formations (Published: 1989) (Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson) (ISBN: 0283995912) (Pagination: 256pp, 20 col plates, 26 col photos, 78 b/w photos, 76 maps & drawings) (Condition: Good in spine faded d/w ) UL-XXXXXX

$9.11

MUNICH OR THE PHONEY PEACE

By Henri Nogueres and Translator Patrick O'Brian

(Subject: Between the World Wars - General) No dustjacket, good in black boards. Previous owner name on endpaper.The events between March and September 1938 leading to the Munich agreement. (Published: 1965) (Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson) (Pagination: 423pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in black boards) UL-XXXXXX

$9.11

WAR IN THE PACIFIC: PEARL HARBOR TO TOKYO BAY
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WAR IN THE PACIFIC: PEARL HARBOR TO TOKYO BAY

By John Winton

(Subject: Naval & Maritime: Ships, Submarines & Other Vessels - General) A wealth of dramatic photographs detailing the story of the naval war in the Pacific from the first tentative countermoves by US carriers early in 1942 to the climactic carrier contest in the Philippine Sea in June 1944, Leyte Gulf and the final carrier operations of the Japanese Mainland. (Published: 1978) (Publisher: Mayflower) (ISBN: 0831793007) (Pagination: 193pp illustrations, map) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$9.11

VIETNAM: THE HISTORY AND THE TACTICS

By Editor John Pimlott

(Subject: Post World War II - Vietnam, SE Asia) Accompanied by more than 200 illustrations, over 90 in full colour, this account shows the war from the Communist, French and US Forces perspectives. The authors concentrate on the American involvement from 1960 to 1975 showing how this involvement came about as a result of the defeat of the French. They then carry this story through to the 1980's covering Pol Pot's regime in Kampuchea, the tragedy of the boat people and the Chinese invasion of Vietnam. (Published: 1984) (Publisher: Orbis Books) (ISBN: 0856136921) (Pagination: A4 Format. 128pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in illustrated card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$9.11

BRITISH & DOMINION FORMATION & UNIT VEHICLE SIGNAGE 1914 -1918

By Rod Dux and Mike Hibberd

(Subject: World War I - General) Following a lengthy period of research the authors have produced a book which will be invaluable for enthusiasts and researchers of Great War units and vehicles . "British & Dominion Formation & Unit Vehicle Signage, 1914 – 1918” contains in excess of 1,300 identified Unit signs (in full colour) with more than 120 supporting period images and coloured drawings, most of which are previously unpublished. This limited edition book records what is believed to be the most comprehensive available in the public domain. (Published: 2017) (Publisher: Eureka Printing Pty.) (ISBN: 9780646985848) (Pagination: Landscape format, 148pp, c1400 colour & b/w images) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$54.64

GUIDELINE IN ACTION 1: ATLANTIC RESOLVE

By David Grummitt

(Subject: Land Vehicles & Weapons - General) A comprehensive reference/photo album on Atlantic Resolve: NATO's Show of Strength 2014-2018, Volume 1 Armour. A photographic study on NATO armoured forces, (especially US, and partner nations including Ukraine) on exercise in Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, the Baltic States and Germany. Featuring approximately 300 colour photos of armored vehicles participating in numerous excercises and deployments, the book will be invaluable to modellers and armour enthusiasts. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Guideline Publications) (ISBN: No ISBN) (Pagination: 64pp, c300 colour photos) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$18.20

SURVIVORS OF STALINGRAD
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SURVIVORS OF STALINGRAD

By Reinhold Busch

(Subject: World War II - Eastern Front) In November 1942, as the Battle of Stalingrad continued to rage, the Red Army launched a devastating counter-attack from outside the city. The Soviet forces smashed the German siege and encircled Stalingrad, trapping some 290,000 soldiers of the German 6th Army inside. For almost three months, during the harshest period of the Russian winter, the besieged German troops endured atrocious conditions. Freezing cold and reliant on dwindling food supplies from Luftwaffe air drops, thousands died from starvation, frostbite or infection, if not from the fighting itself. (Published: 2014) (Publisher: Frontline Books) (ISBN: 9781848327665) (Pagination: 264pp, 39 b/w photos, 4 maps) (Condition: Like new in d/w - unread) UL-XXXXXX

$54.64

THE FUTURE OF TERRORISM

By Walter Laqueur and Christopher Wall

(Subject: Post World War II - The War Against Terror) ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and the Alt-Right. An expert on terrorism and an expert on counterterrorism answer the two questions everyone is asking about the rise of terrorism today: why is this happening, and when will it end? Since the death of bin Laden in 2011, ISIS has risen, al-Qaeda has expanded its reach, and right-wing extremists have surged in the United States for the same simple reason: terrorism works. It’s not caused by psychosis or irrationality, as the media often suggests. Instead, it’s terrifyingly logical. Violent acts produce political results. The authors explore the history, rationales and precepts of terrorism, from the assassination of Tsar Alexander II, through the terror campaigns by Irish and Indian nationalists, and to the Nazis and Italian Fascists. They show how the American invasion of Iraq created the conditions for the emergence of al-Qaeda in Iraq, part of which metastasized into ISIS, while Russia’s increasing intervention in Syria allowed both of these organizations to evolve. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Thomas Dunne) (ISBN: 9781250142511) (Pagination: 261pp) (Condition: new in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$27.32

GUERRILLA NIGHTMARE

By Lovro Persen and Mario Raguz

(Subject: Aviation - World War II ) Luftwaffe Stuka at war against Tito's partisans in Yugoslavia, 1941-1945. The very name, Stuka, is synonymous with the screaming sirens and the crump of heavy bombs, and for the lightly armed Partisan forces it meant despair, defeat and often, death. For five long years Stuka units in the Balkan theater came and went, depending on the war fortunes of the Axis. The bomb loads that the Ju 87 carried and the precision with which they were delivered was a winning combination. In September, 1943 it was the Stuka which spearheaded the defeat of Italian forces, and until the last day of the war it was the first line of defence against the might of The Red Army. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: Kagero, Poland) (ISBN: 9788365437785) (Pagination: Large format, 149pp, 10 colour plates, numerous b/w photos) (Condition: New in illustrated boards) UL-XXXXXX

$45.52

ABRAMS SQUAD REFERENCES 2: FORUM ARMY 2017 - RUSSIAN VEHICLES

By Vitaly V. Kuzmin

(Subject: Land Vehicles & Weapons - General) A collection of striking images from one of the most reputed military photographers of the world, Vitaly Kuzmin. In this collection of pictures he covers all the vehicles showed in the "Forum Army 2017" exhibition, including tanks, infantry, engineering and artillery vehicles. The exhibition took place between August 22 and August 27, 2017 at Patriot park, Moscow. The book includes approximately 300 full colour pictures. (Published: 2018) (Publisher: PLA Eds - Abrams Squad) (ISBN: 9788494621741) (Pagination: A4 format 72pp, c300 colour photos) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$22.75

OSPREY NEW VANGUARD 247: SOVIET LEND-LEASE TANKS OF WORLD WAR II

By Steven J. Zaloga and Henry Morshead

(Subject: Osprey: Armour) The Red Army suffered such catastrophic losses of armour in the summer of 1941 that they begged Britain and the United States to send tanks. The first batches arrived in late 1941, just in time to take part in the defence of Moscow. The supplies of British tanks encompassed a very wide range of types including the Matilda, Churchill, and Valentine. American tanks included the M3 (Stuart) light tank and M3 (Lee) medium tank and the M4 Sherman tank, which became so common in 1944-45 that entire Soviet tank corps were equipped with the type. With these Western tanks, the Soviets were finally able to beat back the German tide in the East. This study examines the different types of tanks shipped to the Soviet Union during the war, Soviet assessments of their merits and problems, and combat accounts of their use in Soviet service using full colour artwork, contemporary photographs and detailed cut-away illustrations. (Published: 2017) (Publisher: Osprey Publishing) (ISBN: 9781472818133) (Pagination: A4 format 48pp, 8 colour plates, numerous b/w illustrations) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$16.68

OSPREY NEW VANGUARD 218: T-26 TANK. BACKBONE OF THE RED ARMY
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OSPREY NEW VANGUARD 218: T-26 TANK. BACKBONE OF THE RED ARMY

By Steven J. Zaloga and Illustrated by Henry Morshead

(Subject: Osprey: Armour) The T-26 was the first major Soviet armour program of the 1930s, beginning as a license-built version of the British Vickers 6-ton export tank. Although the T-26 retained the basic Vickers hull and suspension, the Red Army began to make extensive changes to the turret and armament, starting with the addition of a 45mm gun in 1933. The T-26 was built in larger numbers than any other tank prior to World War II. Indeed, more T-26 tanks were manufactured than the combined tank production of Germany, France, Britain, and the United States in 1931-40. This book surveys the development of the T-26 as well as its combat record in the Spanish Civil War, the war in China, the border wars with Poland and Finland in 1939-40, and the disastrous battles of 1941 during Operation Barbarossa. (Published: 2015) (Publisher: Osprey Publishing) (ISBN: 9781472806253) (Pagination: 48pp, 8 colour plates, numerous b/w photos) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$15.16

OSPREY WARRIOR 47: BRITISH RIFLEMAN 1797 - 1815
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OSPREY WARRIOR 47: BRITISH RIFLEMAN 1797 - 1815

By Philip Haythornthwaite and Illustrated by Christa Hook

(Subject: Osprey: Warrior) The rifle corps of the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars were among the most recognisable of all the soldiers of that era: their distinctive dark green uniforms were as familiar as some of their exploits. They achieved considerable fame through the large numbers of memoirs written by members of the rifle corps as well as through modern fiction, most notably the Sharpe series. Apart from their reputation as a corps d'elite, the riflemen were, in their time, at the very cutting edge of military technology and tactical theory. Philip Haythornwaite uses first hand accounts and detailed research to give a 'soldier's-eye view' of the British Rifleman, his life and work. (Published: 2008) (Publisher: Osprey Publishing) (ISBN: 9781841761770) (Pagination: A4 format 64pp, 10 colour plates, numerous b/w illustration) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$18.20

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