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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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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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Thunder in the Harbor Fort Sumter, Charleston, and the American Civil War
ISBN: PB: 9781611211856, Savas Beatie, February 2019
168 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm, 150 black&white illus., 4 maps
At 4:30 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 1861, Confederate batteries opened fire. Thirty-four hours later, with their supplies running low but their honor satisfied, Federal forces lowered their tattered flag. The only casualty – an accidental death – came...
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£8,00
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Target Saigon: Fall of South Vietnam Volume 2: The Beginning of the End, January 1974 - March 1975
ISBN: PB: 9781911512929, Helion and Company, January 2019
88 pp., 29.7x21 cm, 150 photos, 5 maps, 18 colour profiles
Drawing on a wide range of Vietnamese-language sources, the author presents a detailed account of the continuing efforts of North Vietnam to invade the South, enlivened by a large number of previously unpublished photographs, and colour profiles for...
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£16,00
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U.S. Army Special Warfare and the Secret War in Laos 1959-74 The Green Berets in the Land of a Million Elephants
ISBN: HB: 9781612006659, Casemate, January 2019
400 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm
The Secret War in Laos was one of the first "Long Wars" for special operations, spanning a period of about thirteen years. It was one of the largest CIA-paramilitary operations of the time, kept out of the view of the American public until now. Bet...
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£30,00
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