Special & elite forces

    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.

    Fishers of Men

    By Rob Lewis

    Paperback £7.85

    This is a true account of secret operations carried out by the British Army's most clandestine unit- the Force Research Unit. Through the author's own experiences, the story of an essential instrument in the fight against terrorism, that of covert intelligence gathering, is told.

    Snipers at War: An Equipment and Operations History

    By John Walter

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Definitive history written by leading firearms expert examining the vital importance of field-skills -- hunting, tracking, patient observation -- to the sniper's craft

    Operation Market Garden Paratroopers

    By Piotr Witkowski

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Second volume featuring detailed photographs of the weapons, uniforms equipment and insignia of the Polish paratroopers deployed with the British Army during WWII.

    Go! Go! Go!

    By Will Pearson

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    The first comprehensive account of the storming of the Iranian Embassy in London in 1980.

    Painting the Sand

    By Sean Rayment

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    'Breathtaking. Kim Hughes is the man who stands between us and oblivion.' Andy McNab author of Bravo Two Zero This isn't just another Afghanistan memoir but also a book about science, bombs, and what happens to the human psyche when every day you go to work might be your last.


    By Gary Yee

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    A short history of sharpshooters, marksmen and snipers.


    By Ben Macintyre

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    From the secret SAS archives, and acclaimed author Ben Macintyre: the first ever authorized history of the SAS 'Impeccably researched, superbly told - by far the best book on the SAS in World War II' - Antony Beevor In the summer of 1941, at the height of the war in...

    SAS: Who Dares Wins

    By Jason Fox

    Paperback £7.25

    Life and leadership lessons from the Special Forces, accompanying the Channel 4 series SAS: Who Dares Wins.

    Operation Banner

    By Nicholas van der Bijl

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    The first accessible account of the British Armys controversial campaign in Northern Ireland. Covers all the main actions and terrorist atrocities, including MOTORMAN, Bloody Sunday, Warrenpoint, Omagh and many more.

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