Название: Ypres 1914: Langemarck (Battleground Europe) Автор: Jack Sheldon, Nigel Cave Издательство: Pen and Sword ISBN: 1781591997 Год: 2014 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 208 Размер: 34,5 МБ Язык: Английский
These three Battleground Europe books on Ypres 1914 mark the centenary of the final major battle of the 1914 campaign on the Western Front. Although fought over a relatively small area and short time span, the fighting was even more than usually chaotic and the stakes were extremely high.
Название: SS Himmler's Black Order 1923-1945 Автор: Robin Lumsden Издательство: Sutton Publishing ISBN: 0750940506 Год: 2005 Формат: PDF Страниц: 288 Размер: 114,8 МБ Язык: Английский
The popular mythology of the SS has a clouded story which is so complicated as to almost defy belief: a tale of intrigue and nepotism, of archeology and Teutonism, of art and symbolism. The story of "Himmler's Black Order" is one of an organisation led by a man motivated by the belief that he was the spiritual reincarnation of the Saxon King Heinrich I, founder of the German Reich.
Название: Zero! Автор: Martin Caiden, Masatake Okumiya, Jiro Hirokoshi Издательство: Verdun Press ISBN: 1596874511 Год: 2014 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 364 Для сайта:Mirknig.su Размер: 2,6 МБ Язык: Английский
This is the thrilling saga of war in the air in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II told from the Japanese point of view. It is the story of the men who created, led, and fought in the deadly Zero fighter plane. In their own words, Jiro Horikoshi (who designed the Zero), Masatake Okumiya (leader of many Zero squadrons), and Saburo Sakai (Japan's leading surviving fighter ace) as well as many other men, tell the inside story of developing the Zero and Japan's air force.
Название: Walking D-Day (Battleground Europe) Автор: Paul Reed Издательство: Pen and Sword ISBN: 1848848366 Год: 2012 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 240 Размер: 13,0 МБ Язык: Английский
Paul Reed’s latest battlefield walking guide covers the site of the largest amphibious invasion of all time, the first step in the Allied liberation of France and the rest of northwest Europe. The places associated with the landings on the Normandy coast on 6 June 1944 are among the most memorable that a battlefield visitor can explore.
Название: Walking the Somme (Battleground Europe) Автор: Paul Reed Издательство: Pen and Sword ISBN: 1848844735 Год: 2011 Формат: PDF Страниц: 240 Для сайта:Mirknig.su Размер: 16,8 МБ Язык: Английский
This new edition of Paul Reed’s classic book Walking the Somme is an essential traveling companion for anyone visiting the Somme battlefields of 1916. His book, first published over ten years ago, is the result of a lifetime’s research into the battle and the landscape over which it was fought.
Название: America's War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History Автор: Andrew J. Bacevich Издательство: Random House ISBN: 9780553393934 Год: 2016 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 480 Для сайта:Mirknig.su Размер: 23,3 МБ Язык: Английский
From the end of World War II until 1980, virtually no American soldiers were killed in action while serving in the Greater Middle East. Since 1990, virtually no American soldiers have been killed in action anywhere else. What caused this shift? Andrew J. Bacevich, one of the country’s most respected voices on foreign affairs, offers an incisive critical history of this ongoing military enterprise—now more than thirty years old and with no end in sight.
Название: Germany's Empire in the East: Germans and Romania in an Era of Globalization and Total War Автор: David Hamlin Издательство: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9781107198197 Год: 2017 Формат: PDF Страниц: 341 Для сайта:Mirknig.su Размер: 3,5 МБ Язык: Английский
This book puts German policy toward Romania and the German East into a global context. One of the signal events of the twentieth century was Germany's effort to construct an empire in Europe modeled on the European experience outside Europe.
Название: Army Badges and Insignia of World War 2 Book 2 Автор: Guido Rosignoli Издательство: Blandford Press Год: 1975 Формат: pdf Страниц: 198 Для сайта:Mirknig.su Размер: 28.5 MB Язык: английский
A comprehensive guide to the Army badges and insignia of the British Commonwealth, Canada, South Africa, the British African Territories, Finland, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Yugoslavia, China, Denmark and Czechoslovakia. Guido Rosignoli is the premier scholar on military insignia. This book is the companion to the first Army Badges and Insignia book in his popular series on world military dress.
Название: Calais: A Fight to the Finish - May 1940 (Battleground Europe) Автор: Jon Cooksey Издательство: Pen and Sword ISBN: 0850526477 Год: 2000 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 160 Размер: 19,1 МБ Язык: Английский
This is the story of the Battle of Calais, a short but bloody struggle to delay the German advance in May 1940. It is a story of uncertainty, of taut nerves, of heat, dust, raging thirst and hand-to-hand fighting in the narrow streets of the channel port now known to millions of Britons as a gateway to the Continent. The guide will take the visitor beyond the ferry terminal and hypermarkets to reveal the hidden Calais and the actions of individuals and units.
Название: Bruneval (Battleground Europe) Автор: Paul Oldfield Издательство: Pen and Sword ISBN: 1781590672 Год: 2013 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 198 Размер: 77,6 МБ Язык: Английский
The Bruneval Raid, launched against a German radar installation on the French coast in February 1942, was unique: it was one of the first fully combined operations put together by HQ Combined Operations under Mountbatten; for the first time a unit of the newly formed British Parachute Regiment went into action; it was the only raid carried out purely to satisfy the needs of scientific intelligence. It was highly successful and the results achieved were out of all proportion to the resources committed.This book covers the development of radar, the search for German radar in the Second World War, the discovery of W?rzburg radar at Bruneval, the planning and preparations for the audacious raid, its highly successful execution and the aftermath.