The Crimean War is sometimes considered to be the first modern conflict and introduced technical changes which affected the future course of warfare.
This book brings a highly eventful period of European history to life, chrinicling the battles, campaigns and skirmishes of the conflict and the political triumphs and declines of the combatant forces.
An accessible account of Ancient Egyptian Warfare.
From ancient times to the present day, this book features a collection of artwork and commentaries illustrates famous combatants from all the ages of military history, bringing them to life in incredible colour and detail. It is a tour of history's most impressive fighting men.
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.
This controversial book, by one of our finest military historians, reveals the squalid truth about Britain's highest military honour, exposing a shameful history of racism, misogyny and political expediency.
For the city's first two hundred years, the story told at Washington DC's symbolic center, the National Mall, was about triumphant American... Læs mere
An illuminating look at today's Chinese armed forces, taking into consideration their costly history, as well as the marvel of new technological capability and training that they believe will not place them on a losing side again . . .
A fascinating detailed account of the experiences of a British Infantry Division during one of the most significant offensives of the entire war.