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Image for GUNRUNNERS   The Covert Arms Trail to Ireland

GUNRUNNERS The Covert Arms Trail to Ireland

By: Boyne Sean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The O'Brien Press Dublin: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012496


This book is based on interviews with security and intelligence personnel, former members of paramilitary organisations and gunrunners and is an in depth look at the dark and dangerous world of the paramilitary gunrunner and discloses how paramilitaries smuggled arms into Ireland during the Irish "Troubles" This trade involved international intrigue, shadowy arms dealers, spy satellites, stings, moles and murder. View more info

Image for ALCHEMIST OF WAR    The Life of Basil Liddell Hart

ALCHEMIST OF WAR The Life of Basil Liddell Hart

By: Danchev Alex

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Phoenix, Uk: 1999

Seller ID: 2012478


This is the first biography of one of the most innovative and influential military strategist of the twentieth century. View more info

Image for TANK ACES   From Blitzkrieg To The Gulf War

TANK ACES From Blitzkrieg To The Gulf War

By: Forty George and Duncan John

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing UK: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2016061


Very well researched and presented text with a focus on a number of highly successful tank commanders who had a profound effect on tank battles or a series of battles. These commanders included German, British, American, Pakistani and Indian nationals. Supporting the text are many b/w and colour plates as well as maps of the battlefields. View more info

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BRITISH AIRBORNE TROOPS 1940-45

By: Gregory Barry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Double Day & Company Us: 1974

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 2012432


"This systematically arranged book deals comprehensively with the training, insignia, organisation, weapons, equipment, air transport, military operations and unit histories of British airborne forces. Well researched and presented. View more info

Image for The Wolf   How One German Raider Terrorised Australia and the Southern Oceans in the First World War

The Wolf How One German Raider Terrorised Australia and the Southern Oceans in the First World War

By: Guilliatt Richard and Hohnen Peter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: William Heinemann Australia: 2009

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 2016036


Excellent condition , The task of The Wolf in the First World War was to inflict maximum destruction on Allied shipping using all the latest technology of warfare. Drawn from eyewitness accounts, declassified government files and unpublished diaries and correspondence discovered during five years of research, this is the story of the Wolf's voyage, one of the most remarkable but least known episodes of the First World War. View more info

TECHNOLOGY IN WAR The Impact of Science on Weapon Development and Modern Battle

By: Macksey Kenneth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Arms and Armour Press, London: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017001


Well researched and presented text identifying the key developments, then by reference to specific battles, discusses the tremendous impact on strategy and tactics of inventions as varied as Besserner steel, the tank, submarine, jet engine, atom bomb, computer and laser. Heavy book over 500gms. View more info

Image for DESTROYER OF THE IRON HORSE  General Joseph E. Johnston and Confederate Rail Transport, 1861-1865

DESTROYER OF THE IRON HORSE General Joseph E. Johnston and Confederate Rail Transport, 1861-1865

By: Nash Jeffrey N.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Kent State University Press, US: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012405


This text provides specialized study of one Confederate commander's exploitation of the railroad as a resource of war. Its interpretative focus centres on Johnston's growth in overcoming problems relating to railway logistics. Maps and b/w photograps support the well reserached text. View more info

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THE CAMBRIDGE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF WARFARE

By: Parker Geoffrey Edited By

Price: $70.00

Publisher: BCA London: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2016012


This text provides a detailed and highly visual account of war in the West from antiquity to the 20th century. It is a very well researched and uniquely presented work and a reference point for those interested in the battles, campaigns, strategies and fighting techniques which have shaped our world. View more info

Image for SEIZE AND HOLD    Master Strokes on the Battlefield

SEIZE AND HOLD Master Strokes on the Battlefield

By: Perrett Bryan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Arms and Armour Press London: 1994

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 2017002


Well researched and presented text with extensive index. The author examines examples of battfield manoeuvres which often affected the outcome of critical campaigns. View more info

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BOMB HUNTERS In Afghanistan With Britain's Elite Bomb Disposal Unit

By: Rayment Sean

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Collins, London: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012392


The IED(Improvised Explosive Device) is the Taliban's weapon of choice and the main killer of British troops in Afghanistan. Soldiers stand a one in ten chance of becoming a casualty in Helmand. Between September 2009 and April 2010 there were almost 2000 IED bombs being detonated or discovered. Since 2006 more than 350 British soldiers have been killed in Helmand, more than 4000 injured. The job of battling against these IEDs falls to the Joint Force Explosive Ordna... View more info

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TACTICAL COMMUNICATIONS FOR THE DIGITIZED BATTLEFIELD

By: Ryan Michael J. And Frater Michael R.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Artech House, USA: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012371


Excellent reference text in Military Communications with chapters covering a wide range of topics including The Need for an Architecture, An Introduction to Communication Technology, A communications Architecture for the Digitized Battlefield, Tachtical Trunk Subsystem, The Combat Radion Subsystem and much more. Book in excellent condition, name in front blanked out. View more info

Image for CIVIL WAR BATTLEFIELDS  Discovering America's Hallowed Ground

CIVIL WAR BATTLEFIELDS Discovering America's Hallowed Ground

By: Shaara Jeff

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books, New York: 2006

Edition: 1st US

Inscription: Special Preservation Edition and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 2012404


From Antietam to Gettysburg to Vicksburg and to the many destinations in between Jeff Shaara's Guide to the Civil War Battlefields is the ideal book for both the casual tourist as well as the enthusiast. Packed with features including narratives of the war's crucial battles, intriguing historical footnotes about each site, photogrfaphs of the locations, detailed maps of the battle scenes and fascinating sidebars with related points of interest. View more info

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ATLAS OF AIR WARFARE

By: Swanston Alexander and Malcolm

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Hinkler Books, Australia: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012445


This book explores all major air battles to have taken place in the world's skies as well as documenting the air element of key military campaigns such as Operation Barbarossa and Operation Desert Storm. Extensively researched text recounts the history and the stories behind these battles. The text is supported by more than 120 spectacular computer-generated maps and graphics and 150 archive photographs. View more info