Defence strategy, planning & research

    Disputed Earth: Geology and Trench Warfare on the Western Front 1914-18

    By Peter Doyle

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    Geology controls the outcome of battle, and no more so than during the trench warfare of the Great War; this new book by expert Peter Doyle, takes us through the details.

    Debriefing the President

    By John Nixon

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    The man was indeed Saddam Hussein, but as Nixon learned in the ensuing weeks, both he and America had greatly misunderstood just who Saddam Hussein really was. Nixon, the first man to conduct a prolonged interrogation of Hussein after his capture, offers expert insight into the history and mind of...

    Clear Case of Genius

    By Reginald Hall

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    With supporting text and images by Philip Vickers, this is a unique insight into the thinking of one of Britain's pioneering intelligence leaders.

    Strategy Before Clausewitz

    By Beatrice Heuser

    Paperback £27.92

    This collection of essays combines historical research with cutting-edge strategic analysis and makes a significant contribution to the study of the early history of strategic thinking. There is a debate as to whether strategy in its modern definition existed before Napoleon and Clausewitz. The case studies featured in this book...


    By Jeremy Greenstock

    Paperback £8.45

    First as Ambassador to the UN, and then as Special Envoy for Iraq, the UK's highest authority on the ground, Sir Jeremy Greenstock was centre stage in the tumultuous days leading up to the Iraq war and witnessed first-hand its tremendous impact.

    Forgotten Front

    By Walter C. Ladwig

    Paperback £26.11

    Despite supporting counterinsurgency campaigns of allied governments, the US has repeatedly struggled to convince them to follow their advice. Drawing on a rich range of archival sources, this book argues that the best way to assist a local government is often to withhold aid rather than support them unconditionally.

    Ride to Khiva

    By Fred Burnaby

    Paperback £10.25

    Drones and the Future of Armed Conflict: Ethical, Legal, and Strategic Implications

    Paperback £18.86

    During the past decade, armed drones have entered the American military arsenal as a core tactic for countering terrorism. When coupled with access to reliable information, they make it possible to deploy lethal force accurately across borders while keeping one's own soldiers out of harm's way. The potential to direct...

    Allied Intelligence Handbook to the German Army 1939-45

    By Stephen Bull

    Hardback £7.85

    A fascinating compilation of information that the Allied forces gathered about the Germans during the Second World War.

    Code Breakers

    By Craig Collie

    Paperback £11.45

    The extraordinary untold story of the brilliant men and women who cracked the Japanese codes from Australia during World War II.

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