Images of War, German Armour Lost on the Eastern Front, Rare Photographs From Wartime Archives

This addition to the very popular Images of War series provides images of German tanks killed on the Eastern Front. The huge area of the Eastern Front made ideal country for massive tank battles and loses were equally enormous – Very Highly Recommended.


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Cold War, Dien Bien Phu, The First Indochina War, 1946-1954

The publisher is achieving great success with this fascinating Cold War series and this volume covers the first Vietnam War lost by the French. The French lost a war they need not have lost and the US failed to learn the lessons – Very Highly Recommended.


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Cold War, The Cuban Missile Crisis, Thirteen Days on an Atomic Knife Edge, October 1962

The publisher is achieving great success with this fascinating Cold War series and this volume covers the critical period of the Cuban Missile Crisis. The Soviets greatly underestimated the resolve of the US and its allies, consequently suffering a humiliating if bloodless defeat – Very Highly Recommended.


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The Great War Illustrated, The Home Front. Seeing It Through: Arras and Passchendale

The publisher has produced a very large number of ‘centenary books’ to mark the hundred years since the Great War, with this series being an important and popular contribution. Within the series this new book is a worthy addition. The First World War was really the third global conflict, but the first to introduce total industrial carnage – Very Highly Recommended.


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Images of War, The Royal Army Medical Corps in the Great War, Rare Photographs From Wartime Archives

Yet another excellent addition to a very popular series that presents outstanding images of war. Unfairly dubbed ‘Rob All My Comrades’ by soldiers in the trenches, the RAMC introduced a very professional field medical service that saved huge numbers of lives from battle injuries and epidemics during WWI – Very Highly Recommended.


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Allenby’s Gunners, Artillery in the Sinai & Palestine Campaign’s 1916-1918

This Australian perspective has been well-researched and provides a view of highly successful desert campaigns during WWI. Descriptive text is supported by interesting and rare images through the body of the book – Most Highly Recommended.


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Combat Over the Trenches, Oswald Watt, Aviation Pioneer

Oswald Watts was a true pioneer of aviation and attracted much coverage during his life and after. Not all of this coverage was accurate and a number of myths and misconceptions have appeared. The author has done a very good job of objectively recounting the life and career of Oswald Watts and his text is supported by many well-chosen images through the body of the book – Most Highly Recommended.


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Executive Protection, The Next Level

Considering the size of the market internationally, there are remarkably few books on the subject of close protection and related subjects. This a a very readable review that should be of great assistance to those looking to employ close protection personnel and for those considering a career in close protection services. It will also be a fascinating read for a much wider readership, covering a very important personal safety subject – Highly Recommended.


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Lady Killers, Deadly Women Throughout History

The author has produced a great debut book. Female killers through history have received less coverage than they deserve and this book sets out a selection of killers through history that proves the female can be as deadly as the male. The illustrations add to the text – Highly Recommended.


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