Books by Publisher: Old House

    Silent Witness: The Civil War through Photography and its Photographers

    By Ron Field

    Hardback £20.46

    The Civil War changed America forever. It shaped its future and determined its place in history. For the first time in military history, the camera was there to record these seismic events, from innovations in military and naval warfare, to the battles themselves; from commanders at critical moments in the...

    MiG-21 Aces of the Vietnam War

    By István Toperczer

    Paperback £10.85

    Having learned their trade on the subsonic MiG-17, pilots of the Vietnamese People's Air Force VPAF received their first examples of the legendary MiG-21 supersonic fighter in 1966. Soon thrown into combat over North Vietnam, the guided-missile equipped MiG-21 proved a deadly opponent for the US Air Force, US Navy...

    Russia\'s Last Gasp: The Eastern Front 1916-17

    By Prit Buttar

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Despite the increasingly futile, bloody struggles for territory that had characterised the Eastern Front the previous year, the German and Austro-Hungarian commands held high hopes for 1916. After the success of the 1915 Gorlice-Tarnow Offensive, which had driven Russia out of Galicia and Poland, Germany was free to renew its...

    Armies of the Italian Wars of Unification 1848-70 1

    By Gabriele Esposito

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    In the 1840s, post-Napoleonic Italy was 'a geographical expression' - not a country, but a patchwork of states, divided between the Austrian-occupied north, and a Spanish-descended Bourbon monarchy, who ruled the south from Naples. Two decades later, it was a nation united under a single king and government, thanks largely...

    At War on the Gothic Line: Fighting in Italy 1944-45

    Paperback £10.25

    As the Allies stormed across Normandy in late summer 1944, another strategically vital yet unsung campaign was being fought across the mountainous terrain of northern Italy. A vast international army of 12 different nationalities had to break through the Gothic Line, a rugged barrier of German defensive positions that stretched...

    Bolt Action: Campaign: New Guinea

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Viking Warrior vs Anglo-Saxon Warrior

    By Gareth Williams

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    In the two centuries before the Norman invasion of England, Anglo-Saxon and Viking forces clashed repeatedly in bloody battles across the country. Repeated Viking victories in the 9th century led to their settlement in the north of the country, but the tide of war ebbed and flowed until the final...

    British Battle Tanks: British-Made Tanks of World War II

    By David Fletcher

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    A highly illustrated history of the development and operation of the first British tanks, published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of their introduction, during World War I.

    Dracula's America: Shadows of the West

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    It is 1875, and Count Dracula is President of the United States of America. In the wake of the Civil War, with the country struggling to regain its balance, Dracula seized power. The Count's thralls assassinated President Lincoln and his entire administration in a single night and, in the ensuing...

    Shadow over the Atlantic: The Luftwaffe and the U-boats: 1943-45

    By Robert Forsyth

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    German U-boats were the scourge of Allied merchant and military shipping in the Atlantic during World War II, threatening to isolate and then starve the UK out of the War. As Germany's war against the Allied convoys intensified in late 1943, German Admiral Karl Doenitz called upon the Luftwaffe to...

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