Military life & institutions

    Glory of the Empires 1880-1914

    By Wendell Schollander

    Hardback £32.46

    An unprecedented and fully illustrated study of every regimental uniform of the five most powerful empires of the period.

    For Orange and the States

    Paperback £14.43

    The Dutch Republic was one of the great European powers during the 17th and 18th centuries. Generally, the Dutch Republic was considered to have lost that status after the 1713 Peace of Utrecht; however, when the Republic entered the War of Austrian Succession in 1740, it was able to field...

    Canadian Soldier

    By Lawrence Brown

    Paperback Save £0.14 = £6.36

    Almost a century has passed since the signing of the armistice on 11 November 1918. Of all the soldiers who went through that hell on earth, photographs, letters, stories and old uniforms kept in attics are all that is left. Thanks to a collection of more than ten thousand documents,...

    Heitai

    Hardback £61.86

    So little is known about the weapons, uniforms and living conditions of World War II Japanese soldiers Heitai, these almost undisputed conquerors who operated throughout East Asia during the conflict. Through this magnificently illustrated book, the reader can finally have a glimpse into the personal possessions of the soldiers of...

    US Marine Corps Uniforms and Equipment in World War II

    By Jim Moran

    Hardback £20.46

    First ever comprehensive guide to US Marine Corps uniforms and equipment in the Second World War.

    Band Of Brothers

    By Stephen E. Ambrose

    Paperback £7.85

    The book that inspired Steven Spielberg's acclaimed TV series, produced by Tom Hanks and starring Damian Lewis.

    Fashion in Steel

    By Stefan Krause

    Hardback £27.96

    A gloriously illustrated volume that looks at the remarkable armor of a key Habsburg commander and its relationship to contemporary Renaissance fashion

    How to Read European Armor

    By Donald LaRocca

    Paperback £16.90

    An accessibly written and superbly illustrated introduction to armor used for battle, tournament, and ceremony

    Tommy of the First World War

    By Neil R. Storey

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    A hundred years have now passed since Britain sent hundreds of thousands of men to fight and to die on the Western Front and elsewhere. This is the perfect introduction to the life and experiences of the ordinary British soldier.

    6th Battalion the Cheshire Regiment in the Great War

    By John Hartley

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    The story is told from the Battalion s formation in 1908 to its disbandment in the 1920s

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