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Pilgrim Days From the Vietnam War to Troop Commander, 22 Special Air Service Regiment
ISBN: PB: 9781911096658, Helion and Company, June 2019
288 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 100 colour and black&white photos, maps
"We are the Pilgrims, master; we shall go Always a little further; it may be Beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow" And if there was ever anyone who went a little further, a little beyond, it was Alastair MacKenzie... In a career spanning...
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£16,00
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Siege of Lucknow 1857 Victorian Warfare in Defeat and Victory
ISBN: PB: 9781911512905, Helion and Company, June 2019
112 pp., 24.8x18 cm, 40 illus. and maps
The Victorian age saw the expansion and unparalleled success of the British Empire. For the British Army, however, the responsibility of defending and controlling such a vast domain was a heavy responsibility. The long nineteenth century saw Britain'...
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£19,00
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British Campaign in Abyssinia, 1867-1868
ISBN: PB: 9781911512417, Helion and Company, June 2019
120 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 40 black&white illus.
The Abyssinian Campaign of 1867-68 was a remarkable and now largely forgotten military undertaking of the Victorian Era. The expedition demonstrated the power and 'reach' of the British Empire, and no other nation at that time could have considered,...
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£19,00
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Never Retire The 6th Royal Irish Rifles at Gallipoli
ISBN: HB: 9781911512295, Helion and Company, June 2019
208 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 4 maps, 8 black&white illus.
"Never Retire" is the powerful story of the men who joined the 6th Royal Irish Rifles in August 1914 to fight against Germany and, instead, found themselves fighting the armies of the Ottoman Empire at Gallipoli almost exactly a year. They were part...
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£29,00
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Air War on Terror The Role of Airpower in the War Against Isil/Daesh in Iraq, Syria and Libya
ISBN: PB: 9781911096535, Helion and Company, June 2019
280 pp., 29.7x21 cm, 400 colour photos & profiles, maps
An unstable political environment and unsettled security led to the prevalency of insurgency and long-lasting civil wars in every country with weakened central powers. Sectarianism from one or both partiers in conflict can cause radicalisation and he...
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£29,00
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Guardians of the Ukraine The Ukrainian Air Force Since 1992
ISBN: PB: 9781910777558, Helion and Company, June 2019
160 pp., 29.7x21 cm, 250 colour illus. and profiles
Ukraine inherited a large portion of the former Soviet Air Force's equipment and infrastructures after its independence. 944 military aircraft including 137 heavy strategic bombers were quickly inducted into service with the Air Force on 17 March 199...
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£25,00
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Heroes, Rogues & Vagabonds Irish VCs in the Crimean War
ISBN: PB: 9781911512202, Helion and Company, June 2019
136 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 60 black&white illus.
Those men awarded the Victoria Cross during the Crimean War served in the artillery, infantry, cavalry and Royal Navy. Not only was the first ever VC recipient an Irishman, so was the first soldier to be so awarded, as was, in many cases the first in...
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£19,00
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Gott Strafe England Volume 3: The German Air Assault against Great Britain 1914-1918
ISBN: HB: 9781911512752, Helion and Company, June 2019
356 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 200 black&white photos, 30 line drawings, maps
The aerial attacks against Great Britain by airships and aircraft in the Great War were a new development in the history of British warfare. Previously, it had been the British armies that had crossed the seas to do the fighting in foreign lands, but...
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£29,00
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Selden Map of China A New Understanding of the Ming Dynasty
ISBN: HB: 9781851245246, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2019
96 pp., 25.9x23.7 cm, 40 colour illus.
Dating from the seventeenth century at the height of the Ming Dynasty, the Selden Map of China reveals a country very different from popular conceptions of the time, looking not inward to the Asian landmass but outward to the sea. Discovered in the s...
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£20,00
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Korean Treasures, Volume 2 Rare Books, Manuscripts and Artefacts in the Bodleian Libraries and Museums of Oxford University
ISBN: HB: 9781851245260, Bodleian Library Publishing, May 2019
160 pp., 25x21 cm, 120 colour illus.
Many important and valuable rare books, manuscripts and artefacts related to Korea have been acquired by donations throughout the long history of the Bodleian Libraries and the museums of the University of Oxford. However, due to an early lack of spe...
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£35,00
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