The Second World War’s Military Legacy – The Atomic Bomb and Much More

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The Second World War’s Military Legacy – The Atomic Bomb and Much More
9781781593189
Hardback
by David Wragg
£25.00
Published: August 2014
‘Necessity is the mother of invention’ and nothing is more necessary than victory in war. Driven by the need to
defeat Hitler’s Nazis and Japanese Imperial ambitions, the period 1939 – 1945 saw huge and unprecedented
leaps in the invention and development of war winning weapons and technology.

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New Book – The Millionaires’ Squadron – The Remarkable Story of 601 Squadron and the Flying Sword

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The Millionaires’ Squadron – The Remarkable Story of 601 Squadron and the Flying Sword
9781783463398
Hardback
by Tom Moulson
£25.00
Published: July 2014
Imagined by an aristocrat in White’s Club, London in 1925, a part-time squadron of wealthy young men with
their own private aircraft was incorporated into a newly-established combat-ready Auxiliary Air Force, first as
bombers, then fighters.

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New Book – The BEF in France 1939-1940 – Manning the Front through to the Dunkirk Evacuation

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The BEF in France 1939-1940 – Manning the Front through to the Dunkirk Evacuation
9781783462117
Hardback
by John Grehan,
Martin Mace
£19.99
Published: July 2014
The British Expeditionary Force (BEF) was the British force in Europe from 1939–1940 during the Second
World War. Commanded by General Lord Gort, the BEF constituted one-tenth of the defending Allied force.

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Surviving the Nazi Onslaught – The Defence of Calais to the Death March for Freedom

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Surviving the Nazi Onslaught – The Defence of Calais to the Death March for Freedom
9781783831067
Hardback
by Carole McEntee-Taylor
£19.99
Published: July 2014
Ted Taylor, 1st Battalion, The Rifle Brigade, was sent to France in May 1940 as part of Calais Force. Initially
sent to open up supply lines to the rapidly retreating BEF, they soon found themselves defending Calais
against the might of the 10th Panzer Division.

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New Book – Operation Oyster: WW II’s Forgotten Raid

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Operation Oyster: WW II’s Forgotten Raid
9781473821095
Hardback
by Kees Rijken,
Paul Schepers,
Arthur Thorning
£19.99
Published: August 2014
Operation Oyster was carried out on the 6th December, 1942 by 2 Group RAF. Considered to be a notable
success for the allies, it cost the Germans an estimated six months of lost production time at a critical point in
the conflict.

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New Book – Guarding Hitler – The Secret World of the Führer

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Guarding Hitler – The Secret World of the Führer
9781781593059
Hardback
by Mark Felton
£19.99
Published: August 2014
Based on intelligence documents, personal testimonies, memoirs and official histories, including material only
declassified in 2010, Guarding Hitler provides the reader with a fascinating inside look at the secret world of
Hitler’s security and domestic arrangements.

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New Book – German Light Cruisers of World War II

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German Light Cruisers of World War II
9781848321946
Paperback
by Gerhard Koop,
Klaus- Peter Schmolke
£16.99
Published: July 2014
The warships of the World War II era German Navy are among the most popular subject in naval history with
an almost uncountable number of books devoted to them.

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New Book – German Heavy Cruisers of the Admiral Hipper Class

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German Heavy Cruisers of the Admiral Hipper Class
9781848321953
Paperback
£16.99
Published: July 2014
The warships of the World War II era German Navy are among the most popular subject in naval history with
an almost uncountable number of books devoted to them.

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