Armies of the Vietnam War (Men-at-Arms, Volume 143) by Lee Russell

By Lee Russell

On March eighth, 1965, a few 3,500 US Marines, the 1st US strive against troops to reach in Vietnam, landed in Da Nang to protect the united states air base there. On June eighth, following extra reinforcements, normal Westmoreland licensed his troops to start "offensive patrolling." Lee Russell's follow-up to Men-at-Arms 104 focuses in finer element at the uniforms and insignia of the USA military and Marines, the ARVN and the NVA. The e-book is choked with fantastically certain black and white pictures of the forces lively within the Vietnam conflict, and Mike Chappell's first-class illustrations offer key reference fabric for the modern uniforms and battledress.

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The Imperial German army 1900 - 1918 by collection

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Германская армия во время первой мировой войныбыла, как и прочие европейские армии, весьма неоднородна по качеству боевого личного состава. В начале войны эта армия была носителем старого славного прусского духа. К сожалению, годы кровопролитной бойни практически уничтожили цвет германской армии и гвардии. Какой была армия кайзера Вильгельма в свою лучшую пору – об этом расскажет эта электронная книга, в которой собраны исчерпывающие сведения о структуре и униформе немецких войск во время первой мировой войны.

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Louis XV's Army: Cavalry & Dragoons by René Chartrand, Eugene Leliepvre

By René Chartrand, Eugene Leliepvre

France had a inhabitants of among 22 and 25 million at the present, and maintained the most important status military in Europe. In peacetime it will possibly have amounted to approximately 200,000 males; in occasions of battle, it may be whatever as much as part one million. a considerable a part of Louis XV's military consisted of diverse regiments of shield cavalry, heavy cavalry and dragoon regiments, which have been thought of the easiest and noblest half. those many devices shape the subject material during this first of 5 attention-grabbing volumes [Men-at-Arms 296, 302, 304, 308 & 313] via RenГ© Chartrand overlaying the military of Louis XV's.

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Rommel's Desert Army (Men-at-Arms, Volume 53) by Martin Windrow

By Martin Windrow

The wasteland battle produced commanders of sprint and originality on either side and the reminiscence of the German commanding common, Erwin Rommel, has persevered because the epitome of ability, bold and soldierly integrity. His victories in global struggle II have been significant till he was once bested by way of negative well-being, loss of reinforcements and an opposing commander who used to be his equivalent. The contribution of his a number of troops is designated in a whole order of conflict consisting of his veteran Afrika Korps and Italian allies, and their uniforms are proven in complete colour artwork.

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Arab Armies of the Middle East Wars (2) (Men-at-Arms, Volume by Samuel M. Katz

By Samuel M. Katz

The Six-Day battle vastly altered the political and armed forces complexion of the center East: 3 Arab armies lay in wreck, whereas Israel completed nearby superpower prestige. The Arab reaction to defeat was once a thirst for revenge, and the method of regrouping to release the 1973 conflict was once the closest the Arab global might come to actual harmony. This publication examines the post-1973 improvement of the armies of Egypt, Jordan and Syria, in addition to the Palestinian guerrilla and terrorist teams. subsidized via pictures and color illustrations, this publication additionally info the specified army and political roles of the armies' elite units.

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The Malayan Campaign 1948-60 (Men-at-Arms, Volume 132) by John Scurr

By John Scurr

In June 1948 Communist rebel forces started out a guerrilla battle to finish British rule in Malaya. throughout the resulting 12 years of clash there have been 8750 stated 'contacts' among devices of the protection Forces and the Communist enemy. finally Malaya was once made self sufficient, and the British and their Commonwealth allies emerged triumphant. Written and illustrated by means of infantry veterans of the crusade, this publication examines the Malayan Emergency, detailing the forces concerned and the cruel jungle stipulations within which they fought. The textual content is entire with firsthand money owed from the participants themselves and various illustrations depicting the forces' uniforms.

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Prussian Cavalry of the Napoleonic Wars: 1807-15 by Peter Hofschröer

By Peter Hofschröer

After Prussia's dismemberment a drastic re-organisation of the full military was once priceless, and the cavalry underwent this strategy with the remaining. on the time of the mobilisation in 1813, the a bit of decreased fastened arm was once supplemented via voluntary and military formations; and as soon as peace used to be validated after the 1st Abdication, one other re-organisation used to be began. The fateful crusade of 1815 was once fought with the Prussian cavalry nonetheless within the throes of this re-organisation. choked with diagrams, illustrations and 8 complete web page color plates via Bryan Fosten, this publication by way of Peter Hofschröer information the historical past, supplier, apparatus and uniforms of the Prussian cavalry which fought within the Napoleonic wars.

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Napoleon's Italian Troops (Men at Arms Series, 88) by Otto von Pivka

By Otto von Pivka

The Republican French have been energetic within the export of revolution, and in 1796-1800 Napoleon observed that the population of northern Italy have been ripe for conversion to the reason. French victories in 1798 and 1800 secured his carry at the quarter, and he immediately begun reorganising the various small states which then made up the territory of Italy into devices enhanced for his army and dynastic pursuits. Otto von Pivka explores the employer, heritage and uniforms of the Italian troops who fought below the Emperor throughout the Napoleonic Wars.

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Scots Armies of the English Civil Wars by Stuart Reid

By Stuart Reid

In the summertime of 1642 the 1st Civil conflict among king and parliament had damaged out in England. at first each side have been convinced of victory, yet after the 1st campaigns led to stalemate they all started trying to find allies. The meddling of the Stuart Kings with Scotland's non secular traditions provoked the nationwide Covenant, and later the Solemn League and Covenant. but many Scots endured to aid the King, and after his execution, his exiled son.This advantageous textual content by means of Stuart Reid examines the Scots armies who fought within the English Civil Wars, and contours quite a few illustrations and images, together with complete web page color plates through Graham Turner.

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