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World War II

  • The Alphabet of Natureby

    BRILL 2007; US$ 196.00

    The Alphabet of Nature belongs to the debate over language that marked the transition from the pre-modern to the modern world. Involved were profound issues about the origin and nature of language that could lead authors like van Helmont to imprisonment and even death. more...

  • Green Cities of Europeby

    Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available

    In the absence of federal leadership, states and localities are stepping forward to address critical problems like climate change, urban sprawl, and polluted water and air. Fortunately, they have dynamic, innovative models outside U.S. borders. Green Cities of Europe draws on the world's best examples of sustainability to show how other cities can... more...

  • The Scourge of the Swastikaby Lord Russell of Liverpool

    Frontline Books 2015; US$ 7.78

    This factual account of German war crimes of World War II is a formidable indictment of Nazi brutality and of the monstrous organisation which so terrorised occupied Europe and murdered at least 12 million civilians. Along with The Knights of Bushido: A Short History of Japanese War Crimes, by the same author, it was a phenomenal best-seller when... more...

  • Between the union jack and the rising sun: damsels, knights, and knavesby Sudipto Roy Choudhry

    Wordit Content Design & Editing Services Pvt Ltd 2015; US$ 6.00

    "This novel interweaves three stories set in the Asian theatre of WWII in the fertile crescent stretching from Singapore to Calcutta. The first Chinese-Japanese-Eurasian tale is set in the famous Raffles Hotel in Singapore, now being rapidly transformed as ‘comfort women’ are brought in. Complications arise as the head of the Kempeitai takes... more...

  • Wine and Warby Donald & Petie Kladstrup; Petie Kladstrup

    Hodder & Stoughton 2011; US$ 12.99

    In the vineyards, wine caves, and cellars of France as war and occupation came to the country winemakers acted heroically not only to save the best wines but to defend their way of life. These are the true stories of vignerons who sheltered Jewish refugees in their cellars and of winemakers who risked their lives to aid the resistance. They made chemicals... more...

  • Historical Record of 22nd Derajat Pack Batteryby 22nd Derajat Pack Battery

    Andrews UK 2012; US$ 10.99

    This unit was raised at Dera Ghazi Khan (India) on 18th May 1849 as 2nd Punjab Light Field Battery becoming in 1851 No3 Punjab Horse Light Field Battery, Punjab Frontier Force (PFF). After many changes of designation it became in the 1903 Indian Army reorganisation (under Kitchener) No 22 (Derajat) Mountain Battery (Frontier Force) and finally, in... more...

  • 9th Heavy Battery 9th Heavy Battery R.G.A.

    Andrews UK 2011; US$ 8.99

    The battery was formed on 26th August 1914 as a 4-gun 4.7in battery. It went to France in May 1915 with the 9th (Scottish) Division which it left within a few days to join H.A.Reserve and went into action near Armentieres. Subsequently it joined 16th H.A.Brigade and in January 1917 it was re-equipped with 60 pdrs.. This account is based on the Battery... more...

  • Танки второй мировой войны (Tanki vtoroj mirovoj vojny)by ?. (A.) ????? (Larin)

    Glagoslav Distribution 2014; US$ 4.83

    Увлекательная история танкостроения всего мира! Исчерпывающие сведения о танках разных стран, в том числе об истории создания, тактико-технических характеристиках, боевом применении. Дается анализ их достоинств и недостатков. В книге содержится множество рисунков, в том числе общий вид машин и различные схемы. (Uvlekatel'naja istorija tankostroenija... more...

  • Жуков. Взлеты, падения и неизвестные страницы жизни великого маршала (Zhukov. Vzlety, padenija i neizvestnye stranicy zhizni velikogo marshala)by ????? (Aleks) ?????? (Gromov)

    Glagoslav Distribution 2014; US$ 5.40

    Каким же был маршал Победы, полководец и чело­век? Как складывалась его личная жизнь? Выходец из крестьянской семьи, Жуков прошел путь от рядового царской армии до маршала и министра обороны СССР. Одолел лучшую армию Европы – и потерпел поражение на полях политических интриг. Беспристрастно и аргументированно об этом и многом другом рассказывает книга.... more...

  • Полководцы Второй мировой. Красная армия против вермахта (Polkovodcy Vtoroj mirovoj. Krasnaja armija protiv vermahta)by ????? (Aleks) ?????? (Gromov)

    Glagoslav Distribution 2014; US$ 6.24

    История противостояния величайших армий мира! Захватывающие факты о гениях военного дела! Они отправляли в бой тысячи солдат и решали важнейшие вопросы политики. Какой они видели войну и что позволяло им одерживать победы? Книга, в которой использованы мемуары и архивные материалы, дает возможность взглянуть на историю Великой Отечественной войны... more...