Looks in detail at the role of Mussolini's three armoured divisions - Ariete, Littorio and Centauro - and the part they played in Rommel's offensive between 1941 and 1943. This is a story of courage against great odds.
Shows how any organization can make the same transition to act like a team of teams - where small groups combine the freedom to... Læs mere
Second Lieutenant Colvin and his charger, Hopit, spent four arduous years together under the most challenging conditions imaginable. This is their story...
The author draws on a wealth of unpublished material to tell the story of the schools established by the government in every regiment of the British Army in 1812.
In December 1941, my family evacuated to Bataan (my mother'shome province) when Gen. MacArthur urged the Manila... Læs mere
Presents the unforgettable story of civilian-soldiers and their families during the American Civil War. This narrative follows a regiment of Carolinians from their mustering-in ceremony in 1861, to the war's final moments of surrender at Appomattox.
The Allied objective after the bloody Battle of the Somme drew to a close in November 1916 was to decisively break through the German 'Hindenburg Line' and engage the numerically inferior German forces in a war of movement.
The painful and much-resented rationalisation of the British regiments - which meant amalgamation or simply disbandment - has been going on since the first regiments were raised in the 17th century, according to the perceived needs of the nation in war or peacetime.
Chronicles the experiences of the Twenty-eighth Division in the summer of 1918. Made up primarily of Pennsylvania National Guardsmen, the... Læs mere