Books by Publisher: Helion & Company

    Iasi-Kishinev Operation, 20-29 August 1944

    By Richard Harrison

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    The Iasi-Kishinev Operation, 20-29 August 1944: The Red Army's Summer Offensive into the Balkans details the Soviet preparation and conduct of the Red Army's massive offensive into Romania in the summer of 1944. The seventh of the ten strategic operations conducted by the Soviet armed forces that year, the operation...

    Divided Loyalty: Britain\'s Polish Ally During World War II

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    At the outbreak of the Second World War, Poland was a quasi-military State undergoing rapid political and social change. Nevertheless, Britain signed an agreement with the country as part of its decision to adopt a policy of encircling Germany: a resolution requiring an ally in the East. On the collapse...

    Cromwell's Buffoon

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    Colonel Thomas Pride was central to one of the English Civil War's key events: the arrest and exclusion of 140 Members of Parliament at Westminster in December 1648. Those that remained in the House of Commons - the Rump - voted to bring King Charles I to trial, resulting in...

    The Budapest Operation (29 October 1944-13 February 1945): An Operational-Strategic Study

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    The Budapest Operation 29 October 1944-13 February 1945: An Operational-Strategic Study examines in detail the Red Army's operations on the approaches to Budapest and the city's ultimate capture following a long siege. The first part of the study deals with the Red Army's arrival in central Hungary, following the successful...

    Chig

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    New, hitherto unseen, first-hand accounts of the battle of Arnhem, the heroic Allied military operation known as 'Market Garden', become rarer as time passes. "Chig: Sky Pilot to the Glider Pilots of Arnhem" is the story of a choir boy, who became a country parson, who took part in Operation...

    Blood in the Forest: The End of the Second World War in the Courland Pocket

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    "While the world waited for Hitler's downfall, more than half a million men fought the six battles of the Courland Pocket in western Latvia. Blood in the forest builds a vivid picture of a savage episode at the end of WWII through eyewitness accounts aned stories told here for the...

    Honoring Those They Led

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    Honoring Those They Led examines specific points and groups within a massive subject; Commanding Generals of WW II German field commands with those primarily studied being among those presented one or more of their highest combat decorations by Adolf Hitler. A lengthy opening chapter provides in-depth details on a diversity...

    Gator on the Rise

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    The Kamov Ka-50 NATO codename Hokum was developed as a new-generation heavily-armoured attack helicopter - originally conceived as a one-to-one replacement of the Mi-24 Hind. The programme was launched at the Moscow-based Kamov Experimental Design Bureau in the late 1970s. The concept - promoted by the then young and inventive...

    Paras

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    Portuguese paratroopers or "paras" began as a stepchild of the army and found a home in the Portuguese Air Force in 1955. Initially, the post-World War Two Portuguese Army seemed to have had mixed emotions about the need for elite, special-purpose forces that operated in small units with the attendant...

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