Endless Story: Destroyer Operations in the Great War

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Endless Story: Destroyer Operations in the Great War

Endless Story: Destroyer Operations in the Great War by Taffrail (H Taprell Dorling)
English | 30 Jun. 2016 | ISBN: 1473882125 | 464 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 10.56 MB

Although it was first published in 1931, Endless Story remains the only comprehensive account of the services of the Navy s small craft destroyers, torpedo boats and patrol vessels during the First World War, and moreover the only one written by an officer personally involved.

Churchill's Last Wartime Secret: The 1943 German Raid Airbrushed from History

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Churchill's Last Wartime Secret: The 1943 German Raid Airbrushed from History

Churchill's Last Wartime Secret: The 1943 German Raid Airbrushed from History by Adrian Searle
English | 21 Nov. 2016 | ISBN: 1473823811 | 180 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 4.99 MB

It's been a State secret for more than 70 years: The official line in the UK has always been that it never happened - but this new work challenges the assertion that no German force set foot on British soil during World War Two (the Channel Islands excepted), on active military service.

French Tanks of the Great War: Development, Tactics and Operations

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French Tanks of the Great War: Development, Tactics and Operations

French Tanks of the Great War: Development, Tactics and Operations by Dr. Tim Gale
English | 8 Jun. 2016 | ISBN: 1473823501 | 256 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 15.03 MB

The French tank corps was an essential part of the French army from 1917 onwards, yet its history has been strangely neglected in English accounts of the Western Front - and that is why Tim Gale's meticulously researched history is such a timely addition to the literature on the First World War.

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British Submarines at War 1914 - 1918

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British Submarines at War 1914 - 1918

British Submarines at War 1914 - 1918 by Edwyn Gray
English | 18 Jan. 2016 | ISBN: 1473853451 | 224 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 10.63 MB

Originally published in 1970 and out of print for nearly thirty years, this book has already earned its place as a classic of submarine history by an author with an international reputation for being second-to-none in evoking the claustrophobic horror of war beneath the waves.

Navies in the 21st Century

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Navies in the 21st Century

Navies in the 21st Century by Conrad Waters
English | 31 Aug. 2016 | ISBN: 1473849918 | 256 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 23.59 MB

What is the purpose of navies in the modern world, and what types of warship does this require? This book tackles these questions by looking at naval developments, both technological and operational, in the quarter century since the end of the Cold War.

Naval Policy Between the Wars: Volume I: The Period of Anglo-American Antagonism 1919-1929

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Naval Policy Between the Wars: Volume I: The Period of Anglo-American Antagonism 1919-1929

Naval Policy Between the Wars: Volume I: The Period of Anglo-American Antagonism 1919-1929 by Stephen Roskill
English | 30 July 2016 | ISBN: 1473877407 | 672 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 18 MB

First published in 1968 and 1976, the two volumes of this work still constitute the only authoritative study of the broad geo-political, economic and strategic factors behind the inter-war development of the Royal Navy and, to a great extent, that of its principal rival, the United States Navy.

The Luftwaffe Fighter Force: The View from the Cockpit

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The Luftwaffe Fighter Force: The View from the Cockpit

The Luftwaffe Fighter Force: The View from the Cockpit by Adolf Galland
English | 16 Aug. 2016 | ISBN: 1510703586, 1853673277 | 240 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 11.21 MB

The Luftwaffe was the official Nazi air force during World War II and The Luftwaffe Fighter Force features thirty-four accounts of its missions given by pilots and members of its flight crews.

Naval Policy Between the Wars: Volume II: The Period of Reluctant Rearmament 1930-1939: 2

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Naval Policy Between the Wars: Volume II: The Period of Reluctant Rearmament 1930-1939: 2

Naval Policy Between the Wars: Volume II: The Period of Reluctant Rearmament 1930-1939: 2 by Stephen Roskill
English | 30 July 2016 | ISBN: 147387744X | 544 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 9.13 MB

First published in 1968 and 1976, the two volumes of this work still constitute the only authoritative study of the broad geo-political, economic and strategic factors behind the inter-war development of the Royal Navy and, to a great extent, that of its principal rival, the United States Navy.

Nuremberg Raid: 30-31 March 1944

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Nuremberg Raid: 30-31 March 1944

The Nuremberg Raid: 30-31 March 1944 by Martin Middlebrook
English | 19 Mar. 2009 | ISBN: 1844158756, 0140146687 | 368 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 10.89 MB

This book describes one twenty-four-hour period in the Allied Strategic Bomber Offensive in the greatest possible detail.

Nuremberg: The Blackest Night in RAF History: 30/31 March 1944

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Nuremberg: The Blackest Night in RAF History: 30/31 March 1944

Nuremberg- The Blackest Night in RAF History by Martin Bowman
English | 28 Feb. 2016 | ISBN: 1473852110 | 256 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 12.79 MB

This is a brand-new, updated history of the Nuremberg Raid, taking advantage of new stores of information that have come to light in recent years.

Tank Warfare on the Eastern Front 1943-1945: Red Steamroller

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Tank Warfare on the Eastern Front 1943-1945: Red Steamroller

Tank Warfare on the Eastern Front 1943-1945: Red Steamroller by Robert Forczyk
English | 2 Mar. 2016 | ISBN: 1783462787 | 288 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 11.83 MB

By 1943, after the catastrophic German defeat at Stalingrad, the Wehmacht's panzer armies gradually lost the initiative on the Eastern Front.

Ten Squadrons of Hurricanes

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Ten Squadrons of Hurricanes

Ten Squadrons of Hurricanes by Adrian Stewart
English | 30 Jun. 2016 | ISBN: 1473848423 | 208 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 15.37 MB

For many years the importance and contribution of the Hawker Hurricane was eclipsed by the Spitfire but statistically the Hurricane was superior in the majority of cases.

RAF and the Soe: Special Duty Operations in Europe During World War II

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RAF and the Soe: Special Duty Operations in Europe During World War II

RAF and the Soe: Special Duty Operations in Europe During World War II by Presented by John Grehan
English | 30 Oct. 2016 | ISBN: 1473894131 | 309 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 10.89 MB

The Special Operations Executive developed a vast network of agents across Occupied Europe which played a vital role in developing and sustaining Resistance movements that persistently sought to subvert German control of their territories.

One of Churchill's Own: The Memoirs of Battle of Britain Ace John Greenwood

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One of Churchill's Own: The Memoirs of Battle of Britain Ace John Greenwood

One of Churchill's Own: The Memoirs of Battle of Britain Ace John Greenwood by David Greenwood
English | 31 Aug. 2016 | ISBN: 1473872677 | 184 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 7.49 MB

John Greenwood was born in East London on 3 April 1921. At the age of eighteen, in February 1939, he forged his father's signature and joined the RAF on a short service commission. Seven months later, Britain declared war on Germany and 253 Squadron was formed.

Operation Menace: The Dakar Expedition and the Dudley North Affair

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Operation Menace: The Dakar Expedition and the Dudley North Affair

Operation Menace: The Dakar Expedition and the Dudley North Affair by Arthur J Marder
English | 30 Jun. 2016 | ISBN: 1848323905, 1591147255, 0192158112 | 320 Pages | EPUB/PDF (conv) | 7.33 MB

Continuing on from his study of the Oran operation of July 1940, when the French warships were destroyed at Mers-el-Kébir, the author investigates the allied expedition of September that year, with De Gaulle present, which unsuccessfully attempted to break the French at Dakar away from the Vichy Government.