Basket 0 ITEMS

Sub-Total: £0

Discounts: £0

Carriage Total: £0

Grand Total: £0

Military Pre-1946

Filter Results

T-34 An Illustrated History of Stalin's Greatest Tank

Product code:  84951MIL
The Long Range Desert Group has a strong claim to the first Special Forces unit in the British Army. This superb illustrated history follows the LRDG from its July 1940 formation as the Long Range Patrol in North Africa, tasked with intelligence gathering, mapping and reconnaissance deep behind enemy lines. Manned initially by New Zealanders, in 1940 the unit became the LRDG with members drawn from British Guards and Yeomanry regiments and Rhodesians.

Images of War: The Long Range Desert Group in Action 1940-43

Product code:  77416MIL
The Long Range Desert Group has a strong claim to the first Special Forces unit in the British Army. This superb illustrated history follows the LRDG from its July 1940 formation as the Long Range Patrol in North Africa, tasked with intelligence gathering, mapping and reconnaissance deep behind enemy lines. Manned initially by New Zealanders, in 1940 the unit became the LRDG with members drawn from British Guards and Yeomanry regiments and Rhodesians.

Images of War: Hitler's Panther Tank Battalions 1943-1945

Product code:  65451MIL
From July 1943 to the Nazis final defeat in May 1945 the Panther main battle tank and its variants were the mainstay of Germanys armoured forces. This superbly engineered fighting vehicle offered a lethal combination of firepower, mobility and protection. The Panther saw non-stop fighting on the Eastern, Western and Italian fronts. Using rare and often unpublished contemporary photographs with full captions and authoritative text, it provides a comprehensive coverage of elite Panther battalions ...

German Mountain Troops 1939-42

Product code:  09100MIL
Fifteen elite mountain divisions and a multitude of small units fought for the Wehrmacht during World War II. They fought on all fronts, operating in hostile environments ranging from the far north to Libya, the Atlantic to the Caucasus - serving in all the "hot spots." This book, the culmination of some four decades of research and the support of many veterans and collectors, describes the life, operations and equipment of these specialist units.

Operation Bagration: The Soviet Destruction of German Army Group Center 1944

Product code:  09230MIL
Bagration was the code word that the Soviet Army gave for their summer offensive in 1944. This massive offensive led to the destruction of the German Army Group Centre and was the greatest military defeat ever experienced by the German Army during World War Two. This book provides an absorbing insight into the German defeat and the Russian offensive using a wide variety of rare and previously unpublished photographs. With detailed captions and text together with 20 artist profiles and maps, the ...

German Tanks of World War Two

Product code:  95745MIL
This book features a unique collection of colour illustrations, showing in detail the vehicles development and differences in design. The artwork is accompanied by descriptions and technical information about each tank.

Panzers Forward : A Photo History of German Armor in World War II

Product code:  37708MIL
Panzers Forward collects photos of all varieties of German armor, from the smaller tanks of the early war to the gigantic Tigers that came later, on all fronts - North Africa, Sicily and Italy, France, and of course the Eastern Front. Written by a trio of experts who have lived and breathed panzers for decades, the captions identify vehicles as well as their location and units, explain markings and camouflage, and give background information on the vehicles and their battles.

German Helmets 1916-1945

Product code:  12620MIL
The German helmet is one of the most iconic symbols of the German soldier in World War II. Its distinctive shape evokes the terror and fear the German soldiers created during this difficult time, but also represents a technically advanced military design. The World War II German helmet was produced from 1935 to 1945 and its estimated that approximately 25 million were made. The book covers liners, rivets, shells, factory markings, lot numbers, vent holes, chinstraps, decals and lot more. The hel...

The 3rd SS Panzer Regiment - Division Totenkopf

Product code:  07311MIL
The 3rd SS Panzer Regiment was part of the Totenkopf Division one of the 38 Waffen SS divisions active during World War II. Notorious for its brutality, most notably a mass execution of British prisoners in the battle of France, Totenkopf had a fearsome reputation. The 3rd SS Panzer Regiment was formed in France in late 1942, and transferred to the Eastern Front in early 1943 where it fought for the rest of the war. The regiment participated in a number of battles, and would be reduced and rebui...

Latin America@War 20: The Chaco War 1932-35 Fighting in the Green Hell

Product code:  18730MIL
The Chaco War was the first modern conflict in South America. Over time, it became the topic of many volumes published in both Bolivia and Paraguay - first by veterans, such as the commanders-in-chief, and the commanders of army corps', regiments or battalions, and by other ranks, in the form of personal memoirs or wider histories, and using a wide variety of sources. Subsequently, the conflict attracted attention of many foreign writers, foremost from the United States of America and Europe, wh...

Mission Yugoslavia: The OSS and the Chetnik and Partisan Resistance Movements, 1943-1945

Product code:  82396MIL
Focusing on the wartime activities of the U.S. Office of Strategic Services (OSS) in Axis-controlled Yugoslavia during World War II, this book chronicles American policy, plans for sending aid and agents, and the establishment of the first training bases in North Africa and the Mediterranean. OSS missions and field operation with the Chetniks and partisans are cataloged and analyzed for the first time, along with OSS views on Yugoslav border claims against Italy and Austria, the OSS position on ...

Ostfront Panzers 1: Last Year of the War

Product code:  10403MIL
The Last year of War contains photographs of AFVs in the service of the Wehrmacht and SS taken in 1945. The authors have tried to find as much information as possible about the vehicles surveyed so that the book was interesting both from a historical point of view and engineering. Here you will find more than 100 photos describing the design of vehicles and information about their belonging to German units. A useful addition are the colour artworks of vehicles and their tactical symbols.