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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

$14.37

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

$12.77

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

$15.97

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

$12.77

WORLD WAR. ITS CAUSE AND CURE

By Lionel Curtis

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Green boards, faded spine. previous owner names on endpaper. The author using his research into the speeches of Lord Lothian, British Ambassador to the United States,various pamphlets and consultations with member of the military to present his views and a policy on how to prevent a third war. (Published: 1945) (Publisher: Oxford University Press) (Pagination: 274pp) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$7.98

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

$9.58

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

$15.97

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

$15.97

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

$12.77

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

$63.87

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

$15.97

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

$54.29

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

$70.26

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

$7.98

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

$12.77

KLEINES LEXIKON SOWJETSTREITKRAFTE

By Klaus Dorst and Birgit Hoffmann

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) german text. Übersetzung aus dem Russischen.In diesem DDR-Lexikon werden die ehem. sowjetischen Streitkräfte von ihrer Entstehung bis 1987 alphabetisch geordnet dargestellt (Published: 1987) (Publisher: Militarverlag der DDR) (ISBN: 3327002797) (Pagination: 324pp illustrations, maps) (Condition: Very good in illustrated boards. ex libris sticker on inside board) UL-XXXXXX

$9.58

DIE ROTE ARMEE

By Peter Gosztony

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) German text. Geschichte und Aufbau der Sowjetischen Streitkrafte seit 1917. (Published: 1980) (Publisher: Verlag Fritz Molden) (ISBN: 3217006666) (Pagination: 447pp illustrations) (Condition: very good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

THE FIGHTING MAN: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S GREAT FIGHTING FORCES THROUGH THE AGES

By Jack Coggins

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) Dustjacket has a faded and torn spine. Previous owner name on endpaper. Some marks on page edges. Good. A comprehensive survey from ancient times to Vietnam. It is a studied evaluation of the practical means by which certain soldiers have obtained advantages over their enemies. Beginning with the Egyptians Assyrians and Persians the author describes in detail the basic weapons, leaders and historical circumstances. (Published: 1966) (Publisher: Doubleday) (Pagination: Large Format.372pp over 200 illustrations) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$28.74

WARRIORS OF MEDIEVAL JAPAN
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WARRIORS OF MEDIEVAL JAPAN

By Stephen Turnbull

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) The Samurai remain the best known warriors of medieval Japan, but they were by no means the only fighting elite. There were the Ashigaru, who were first recruited to swell army numbers but later became a vital part of any Samurai force. Trained to protect their monasteries, warrior monks were formidable enemies, mastering a range of martial traditions. Finally, the Ninja catered to an increasing demand for spies, informants and assassins, developing the arts of armed and unarmed combat and explosives. (Published: 2005) (Publisher: Osprey Publishing) (ISBN: 9781846032202) (Pagination: 288pp, numerous b/w & colour illustrations & plates) (Condition: v/g in plastic sleeved d/w. trace of prev. owner's inscription) UL-XXXXXX

$12.77

MODERN MILITARY POWERS: ISRAEL

By General Editor Stan Morse

(Subject: History & Development of Warfare - General) A pictorial guide to the Israeli armed forces including technical drawings, descriptions and colour photographs. (Published: 1984) (Publisher: Temple Press) (ISBN: 0600340703) (Pagination: 159pp illustrations ) (Condition: Good in d/w with slight darkening on spine.) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

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