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Siege of Lucknow 1857 Victorian Warfare in Defeat and Victory
ISBN: PB: 9781911512905, Casemate, April 2018
112 pp., 18x24.8 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'...
PB: £19,95
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Truth Massacred The Battle at Fort Pillow, Tennessee, April 12, 1864
ISBN: HB: 9781611212822, Casemate, April 2018
432 pp., 15.2x22.9 cm, 3 black&white illus., 3 maps
By Civil War standards, the day-long Battle of Fort Pillow, Tennessee (April 12, 1864) was a rather small affair, and yet it is one of the most debated and polarizing events of the entire war. Its infamy rests in what history has concluded was the wh...
HB: £25,00
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Silent Landscape at Gallipoli The Battlefields of the Dardanelles, One Hundred Years On
ISBN: HB: 9781911512738, Casemate, March 2018
176 pp., 318x245 cm, 120 colour photographs and maps
In our first book, we explored the impact of the fighting on the landscape of the Western Front – showing how the physical effects of war have left indelible traces; in this book, we follow the same theme, but from a different perspective. The Gallip...
HB: £29,95
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Union Soldiers in the American Civil War Facts and Photos for Readers of All Ages
ISBN: PB: 9781611213393, Casemate, March 2018
168 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm, 90 illus.
Some Confederates called him a "Bluebelly", "Mudsill", and even a "Lincolnite" (for President Abraham Lincoln), but the name that has carried down through the decades is simply "Billy Yank". Author Lance Herdegen tells his fascinating multi-faceted s...
PB: £12,00
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101st Airborne in Normandy
ISBN: PB: 9781612005232, Casemate, February 2018
192 pp., 17.8x25.4 cm, 100 illus.
101st Airborne Division was activated in August 1942 in Louisiana, and its first combat mission was Operation Overlord. On D-Day – June 6, 1944 – 101st and 82nd Airborne dropped onto the Cotentin peninsula hours before the landings, tasked with captu...
PB: £19,99
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13th Century Colour Palettes
ISBN: PB: 9780946311255, Casemate, February 2018
88 pp., 16.8x21.6 cm
A French collection of recipes for painting on parchment, On Making Colours, by a painter, Peter of St. Audemar, possibly of the Benedictine Abbey of St Bertin at St. Omer in northern France. St. Omer was an active centre of painters and scribes from...
PB: £15,00
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14th Century Colour Palettes
ISBN: PB: 9780946311248, Casemate, February 2018
88 pp., 16.8x21.6 cm
From Italy to France to Flanders, the arts of painting in the 14th century were practised in manuscript illumination, on panel, and in fresco. Recipes for pigments appropriate to all these arts are included in this collection. "Experiments upon Colou...
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16th Century Colour Palettes
ISBN: PB: 9780946311132, Casemate, February 2018
132 pp., 16.8x21.6 cm
Three texts by two Italian Renaissance painters – Leonardo da Vinci and Gian Paolo Lomazzo – and a compendium of the 53 standard pigments commonly found on artists' palettes for painting in oil on panel and on canvas as outlined by the writer, Raffae...
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17th Century Colour Palettes
ISBN: PB: 9780946311101, Casemate, February 2018
132 pp., 16.8x21.6 cm, 16 colour illus., 14 black&white illus.
Ten 17th century writers described the pigments in use in their countries – England, Sweden, Flanders, France, Spain, and Italy. The theme of their treatises was studio practice and the pigments were discussed as they were set on the palette. Surpris...
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18th Century Colour Palettes
ISBN: PB: 9780946311019, Casemate, February 2018
132 pp., 16.8x21.6 cm
Pigments described by the English chemist, Robert Dossie, the French artists' colourman, Jean Felix Watin, and the London-based pigment maker, Constant de Massoul. 18th century European painting saw the introduction of new pigments to the painters' p...
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