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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE GERMAN ARMY IN THE 20TH CENTURY

By Bruce Quarrie

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) From the Kaiser's Army during the First World War to the twelve divisions of the modern Bundeswehr which stand in NATO's front line, this book examines practically every aspect of German Army organisation and equipment from 1900 to 1989. There is a chronology of the two world wars with data panels and descriptions of the small arms, artillery and vehicles of the period. (Published: 1989) (Publisher: Patrick Stephens) (ISBN: 0850599229) (Pagination: 401pp 500 photos, scale plans) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$13.43

ROYAL ARMOURED CORPS TRAINING ARMOUR VOLUME II, PART 4: THE RAC COMPENDIUM

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Published in 1971, this is an official Royal Armoured Corps training manual. Its purpose is to provide officers and NCOs with a reference source on most subjects of important interest. Includes 20 Annexes (A - T) ranging from Organisation and Equipment to Counter Revolutionary Operations and Conversion Tables, via Night and NBC Operations, Combat Engineering, Soviet Forces, and many more subjects. The document consists of 427 loose leaf pages in a black plastic ring binder. Some minor white spotting to top of back cover. (Published: 1971) (Publisher: Ministry of Defence) (Pagination: 427pp, illustrations, table) (Condition: good in plastic ring binder) UL-XXXXXX

$40.30

EXPLORATION OF SPACE BY RADIO

By R Hanbury Brown

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Ex Westminster school library. With two stamps including one on front corner, no date labels etc. Blue boards, no d/w. Grazing across spine to front board where possibly label removed. The author describes some of the results and possibilities from the investigation of the universe by radio methods. Chapters include Astronomical Background; Techniques of Radio Astronomy; Solar radio waves; the Hydrogen line, Meteors and Galactic and Extragalactic radio emissions. (Published: 1957) (Publisher: Chapman & Hall) (Pagination: 207pp illustrations, tables) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$16.79

GLOBAL STRATEGIC TRENDS - OUT TO 2040

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) A strategic affairs workshop “Global Strategic Trends out to 2040” was held at The Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) organized jointly by IDSA and DCDC (Developments, Concepts and Doctrine Center) of the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), on 30-31 October 2008. The aim was to gain a firm understanding of global and regional defence and security issues up to 2040. The DCDC was interested in gaining insight into regions which will become a major global powers within the timescale of the study, and the future nature of conflicts which may arise. This 4th edition of the report was published in 2010 (Published: 2010) (Publisher: Ministry of Defence) (ISBN: No ISBN) (Pagination: large format, 168pp, numerous colour & b/w photographs, charts & graphics) (Condition: very good in card cover with slightly bumped corners) UL-XXXXXX

$20.15

THE WAY OF THE SAMURAI

By Richard Storry

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) For more than 700 years Japan was dominated by a military caste - the samurai. This portrait captures the varying moods of medieval Japan. Out of it emerges the austere and unyielding disciplines, drawn from Zen and from Confucian ethics, which safeguarded samurai domination and shaped every attitude (Published: 1978) (Publisher: G P Putnam & Sons) (ISBN: 0399120130) (Pagination: 128pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in torn d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$10.07

THE CAMBRIDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF RUSSIA AND THE SOVIET UNION
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THE CAMBRIDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF RUSSIA AND THE SOVIET UNION

By Editors Archie Brown et al

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Very heavy book which will require additional mailing charge. With a wealth of specialist contributors a detailed history of Territory and Peoples, History, Religon, Art, Science, the Political sytems, Economy and Culture. From the Mongol Conquests into the Imperial era to Leonid Brezhnev. (Published: 1982) (Publisher: Cambridge University Pres) (ISBN: 0521231698) (Pagination: Large Format. 491pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in d/w. Pages darkened on edges. ) UL-XXXXXX

$41.98

THE WILD GEESE

By Maurice N Hennessy

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) The story of Irish soldiers and their women who served throughout the world in such conflicts as the War of the Austrian Succession, The American Revolution, The American Civil War, and The Boer War. This fascinating book tells of the triumphs and tragedies of the army that left Ireland in the 17th century and of its descendants. (Published: 1973) (Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson) (ISBN: 0283979534) (Pagination: 227pp, 23 b/w ills, index) (Condition: Good in d/w. ) UL-XXXXXX

$15.11

STRATEGY & TACTICS NR.46. COMBINED ARMS. COMBAT OPERATIONS IN THE 20TH CENTURY

By Editor James F Dunnigan

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Contents. Title article Stephen B Patrick; Patrol Modern Infantry tactics 1914-1974 David Isby, Simulation Combined Arms Combat operations 1939-70's James F Dunnigan and Redmond A Simondsen (Published: 1974) (Publisher: Simulations Pubs.) (Pagination: 47pp illustrations.) (Condition: Good in paper covers) UL-XXXXXX

$13.43

MODERN MILITARY TECHNIQUES: SEVEN VOLUMES

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) A series of illustrated guides to various aspects of military activities. They are written with young people in mind (though they will appeal to anyone interested in military matters) and extensively illustrated with colour drawings. The titles are: Artillery by Terry Gander (ISBN 0583310087) Bombers by Malcolm V. Lowe (ISBN 0583310060) Carriers by Anthony Preston (ISBN 0583310036) Combined Ops by James D. Ladd (ISBN 0583310044) Helicopters by James D. Ladd (ISBN 0583310079) Submarines by Tony Gibbons (ISBN 0583310095) Tanks by Ian V. Hogg (ISBN 0583310052) (Published: 1986) (Publisher: Dragon Grafton Books) (Pagination: seven volumes, each with 48pp and numerous colour illustrations ) (Condition: good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$16.79

MACHINE WARFARE

By Major-General J F C Fuller

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Published c1942. orange boards rubbed. Previous owners names and stamps on endpaper. Signs of use reflect age.The influence of mechanics on the art of war. Developments in the First World War and Machine Warfare in Theory and Practice. (Publisher: Hutchinson) (Pagination: 184pp, 14 diagrams) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$13.43

MEN IN ARMS: A HISTORY OF WARFARE AND ITS INTERRELATIONSHIPS WITH WESTERN SOCIETY

By Richard A Preston and Sydney F Wise

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Second revised edition includes a new final chapter on nuclear strategy and arms limitation appraising the latest attempts to deal with the threat of total war. Originally published in 1956 and first revised in 1962 the authors cover the history of warfare in western society from the Persian wars to the late 1960's (Published: 1970) (Publisher: Praeger Publishers) (Pagination: 424pp map, illustrations) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$10.07

THE HISTORY OF THE ART OF WAR: VOLUME 2: THE BARBARIAN INVASIONS
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THE HISTORY OF THE ART OF WAR: VOLUME 2: THE BARBARIAN INVASIONS

By Hans Delbruck

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Card covers creased. Good. Beginning with a discussion of the military organization of the early German tribes, and comparing it with that of the early Roman legions. It goes on to show how tactics and strategies changed after entire peoples such as the Goths, Vandals, and Burgundians migrated to Roman soil and formed an uneasy alliance with the Romans. It ends with an examination of the decline of the Germanic-Romanic military system in the Middle Ages and the rise of the feudal system. (Published: 1990) (Publisher: Univ. of Nebraska Press) (ISBN: 0803292007) (Pagination: 505pp maps.) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$16.79

ISLAND FORTRESS: THE DEFENCE OF BRITAIN 1603-1945

By Norman Longmate

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) From the Armada to the fall of Hitler, the Dutch attacks on the Thames and Suffolk, the Jacobite threat, the French plans and operations, the attack on Fishguard, and Napoleon's Army of England. The Victorian defensive measures, the threat from Imperial Germany and Hitler in 1940. Threats of invasion and the invasions themselves. (Published: 1991) (Publisher: Hutchinson) (ISBN: 0091748372) (Pagination: 592pp, illustrations maps) (Condition: very good in d/w. Pages bowning slightly.) UL-XXXXXX

$16.79

THE BRITISH ARMY OF THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY

By Colonel H C B Rogers OBE

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Examines in detail the organisation, training, and personnel of the British Army during the eighteenth century, and explains how the government policies of containing the enemy and colonial conquest were achieved. It also illustrates how the Army survived the constant nervousness of Parliament in reducing its strength after each emergency had passed. There are specific chapters devoted to the strategies of Marlborough, Amherst and Howe and to tactics as displayed at the battles of Ramillies, Fontenoy, Camden and Guildford Court House. (Published: 1977) (Publisher: Allen & Unwin) (ISBN: 0043550118) (Pagination: 252pp, illustrations, maps) (Condition: Very good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$13.43

ITALICA VIRTUS: ALMANACCO R.ESCERCITO XVIII 1939-1940

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Italian Text. A history of the Royal Army of Italy from armies of Rome in the Punic wars to the second World war. Extensively illustrated. There are signs of use, splitting on the front hinge, and previous owner's bookplate. The endpaper is signed by Military Attache E. Zavattari (Pagination: 507pp illustrations) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$67.16

FINSK KRIGSMANNABEKLADNAD SUOMALAINEN SOTILASPUVUSTO

By Ole Gripenberg

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Text in Swedish and Finnish. Four centuries of Military history in Finland. 97 pictures and plans. Foxing and ex libris sticker for previous owner on endpapers. Black boards. (Published: 1966) (Publisher: Werner Soderstrom ) (Pagination: 180pp illustrations) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$16.79

LATVIJAS ARMIJA 20 GADOS

By Generalis H Rozensteins

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Latvian text.Ex libris sticker on inside front board. This copy is part of 1000 printed in the USA by Raven printing. The Latvian army from its formation in 1919 at the end of the war of Independence to the Soviet occupation of Latvia. (Published: 1974) (Publisher: AKA) (ISBN: 0890230048) (Pagination: 453pp maps illustrations) (Condition: Good in red boards.) UL-XXXXXX

$57.09

A M.KIR.FEGYVERES EROK KEPESKRONIKAJA (1919-1945)

By Vitezi Szek

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) An illustrated Chronicle of the Hungarian Armed Forces. Light Foxing on some pages.Includes a small catalogue with an English translation of each of the 789 illustrations. With appendices and fold-outs in back-pocket of medals, insignia, battle orders and unit locations 1943-44. Text in French, German, Hungarian and English. (Published: 1977) (Pagination: Large Format 299pp) (Condition: Very good in blue boards) UL-XXXXXX

$73.88

STORIA ILLUSTRATA. NUMERO SPECIALE FEBRAIO 1966. LE GUERRE DEGLI ITALIANI IN AFRICA

By Directorre Gino Pugnetti

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Italian text.No 99 Vol XVI. Italian wars in Africa from Dogali in 1887 to El Alamein 1942 and including Cassala, Amba Alagi, Macalle, Adua, Libia and others (Published: 1966) (Publisher: Mondadori) (Pagination: 161pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in paper covers) UL-XXXXXX

$8.40

FORWARD INTO BATTLE

By Paddy Griffith

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) A study on battlefield tactics from the Napoleonic Wars, via The Crimea, The Great War and World War II, to Vietnam and the Yom Kippur War. (Published: 1981) (Publisher: Antony Bird) (ISBN: 0907319017) (Pagination: xii + 228pp, diagrams, index) (Condition: Good in faded d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$13.43

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