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- Pen and Sword 2016; US$ 21.33
While many books have been written on the Falklands War, this is the first to focus on the vital aspect of logistics. The challenges were huge; the lack of preparation time; the urgency; the huge distances involved; the need to requisition ships from trade to name but four. After a brief discussion of events leading to Argentina's invasion... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
This collection of essays expands the focus of Enlightenment studies to include countries outside the core nations of France, Germany and Britain. Notions of sociability and cosmopolitanism are explored as ways in which people sought to improve society. more...
- The History Press 2015; US$ 15.99
Fritz and Tommy: Across the Barbed Wire takes a unique look at the experiences of the German soldier ? in direct comparison with those of his British counterpart. While other books plot out the battles and examine the participation of the German divisions on the Westfront, there are no books that discuss the shared experience of both sides. Uniquely,... more...
- Pen and Sword 2015; US$ 15.50
George Nichols was an artillery officer serving with the 82nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. He was wounded in 1917, and returned to the guns in March 1918, just in time to experience the fury of the Kaiserschlacht, the great German offensive designed to knock the British army out of the war.Nichols wrote a powerful account of the Kaiser's last... more...
- Dundurn 2015; US$ 1.50
Lt. Bert Sargent, who fought through the Somme, Vimy Ridge, Passchendaele, and the Hundred Days Offensive, captures what it was like for ordinary Canadians to be caught up in the Great War. Coming from a rank-and-file troop, Sargent?s clear-eyed account is a testament to the tenacity and accomplishments of a generation of soldiers. more...
- Hodder Education Group 2015; US$ 39.98
Develop high-level skills in Edexcel A Level History through expert narrative and extended reading, including bespoke essays from current academics in the historical interpretations section. History+ for Edexcel A Level: Religion and the state in early modern Europe facilitates students' progress and supports the thematic connections in the Edexcel... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 58.10
Ten million soldiers died during the First World War. But why, and for what reason? The Great War is widely seen as a ?pointless carnage? (Pope Benedict XV). Was there a point, at least in the eyes of the political and military decision makers? International specialists analyse the hopes and expectations of the political and military leaders and try... more...
- Sourcebooks 2015; US$ 9.99
The Civil War You Never Knew... Behind the conflict that divided a nation and forever changed its citizens are the riveting tales of the men and women who made an impact in the Civil War, both on and off the battlefield. Drawn from the writings of soldiers, slaves, politicians, and military leaders, Best Little Stories: Voices of the Civil War... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 39.95
During World War I, the American Expeditionary Force Second Division saw more action and captured more ground and enemy combatants than any other, including the vaunted First Division. The 4th Marine Brigade, especially, earned a reputation as a steadfast unit of superb fighting men. Drawing on battle reports and other official documents, this volume... more...