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ISBN: 9781472922489 - The Word at War The Word at War
Peter Lewis, Philip Gooden

ISBN10: 1472922484  ISBN13: 9781472922489
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Featherstone Education
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Jul 2015
War words have embedded themselves in our collective psyche; British politicians are fond of invoking the 'Dunkirk spirit' whenever the country is faced with major crisis or even minor adversity, and Roosevelt's famous description of Pearl Harbor... More
ISBN: 9781910294741 - Over Fields of Fire Over Fields of Fire
Anna Timofeeva-Egorova

ISBN10: 1910294748  ISBN13: 9781910294741
Publisher: Helion & Company
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 09 Jul 2015
During the 1930s the Soviet Union launched a major effort to create a modern Air Force. That process required training tens of thousands of pilots. Among those pilots were larger numbers of young women, training shoulder to shoulder with their... More
ISBN: 9781784290177 - The Jail Busters The Jail Busters
Robert Lyman

ISBN10: 1784290173  ISBN13: 9781784290177
Publisher: Quercus Publishing
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 02 Jul 2015
The true story behind one of the most audacious raids of World War Two. In the new year of 1944 the French Resistance in northern France was on its knees. Relentless attacks on its diverse and disorganised networks by the Gestapo and the Abwehr... More
ISBN: 9780008100315 - After the Flood After the Flood
John Nichol

ISBN10: 0008100314  ISBN13: 9780008100315
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers William Collins
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 02 Jul 2015
After the famous dams raid, thousands of equally daring missions were flown in WWII by 617 Squadron. Find out about them here, from former RAF Tornado Navigator and Gulf War veteran John Nichol. After the famous dams raid, thousands of equally... More
ISBN: 9781780763439 - A History of Czechoslovakia Between the Wars A History of Czechoslovakia Between the Wars
Patrick Crowhurst

ISBN10: 1780763433  ISBN13: 9781780763439
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd I.B.Tauris
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 30 Jun 2015
Following the defeat of Imperial Germany in World War I, the Great Powers created a new Czechoslovak state from the remnants of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The redrawing of Europe's territorial boundaries which was part of the Treaty of... More
ISBN: 9780472036318 - Beyond Berlin Beyond Berlin
Gavriel David Rosenfeld, Paul B Jaskot

ISBN10: 0472036319  ISBN13: 9780472036318
Publisher: The University of Michigan Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Jun 2015
A compelling exploration of the myriad ways in which German cities have confronted their Nazi pasts "Beyond Berlin "breaks new ground in the ongoing effort to understand how memorials, buildings, and other spaces have figured in the larger German... More
ISBN: 9788363678661 - T-34-85: Camouflage and Markings 1944-1945 T-34-85: Camouflage and Markings 1944-1945
Przemyslaw Skulski

ISBN10: 836367866X  ISBN13: 9788363678661
Publisher: Mushroom Model Publications
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 25 Jun 2015
The Soviet T-24 was probably the best medium tank of World War II. This book describes and illustrates the colours and markings applied by all the major users. The Russian T-34 was possibly the best medium tank of World War Two, and was a major... More
ISBN: 9781473845596 - Operation Epsom - Over the Battlefield Operation Epsom - Over the Battlefield
Ian Daglish

ISBN10: 1473845599  ISBN13: 9781473845596
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd Pen & Sword Military
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 24 Jun 2015
Graphic account in words and photographs of the first full scale attempt ot break out from the Allies' Normandy bridgehead. Extensive use of aerial photographs and contemporary maps lend a new dimension to understanding the course of this major... More
ISBN: 9780306823282 - 81 Days Below Zero 81 Days Below Zero
Brian Murphy

ISBN10: 0306823284  ISBN13: 9780306823282
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group Da Capo Press Inc
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 18 Jun 2015
Leon Crane listened for any hint he was not alone. Nothing... How long, he wondered, would it take to die? Shortly before Christmas in 1943, five Army aviators left Alaska's Ladd Field on a routine flight to test their hastily retrofitted B... More
ISBN: 9781472596703 - Hirohito's War Hirohito's War
Francis Pike

ISBN10: 1472596706  ISBN13: 9781472596703
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Bloomsbury Academic
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 18 Jun 2015
In his magisterial 1,152 page narrative of the Pacific War, Francis Pike's Hirohito's War offers an original interpretation, balancing the existing Western-centric view with attention to the Japanese perspective on the conflict. As well as giving... More