June update: What’s new this month?


 

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Daring Raids of World War Two: Heroic Land, Sea and Air Attacks
Daring Raids of World War Two: Heroic Land, Sea and Air Attacks
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Locomotive Portraits
Locomotive Portraits
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Life In Napoleon's Army
Life In Napoleon’s Army
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Japanese Battleships 1897–1945
Japanese Battleships 1897–1945
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Air War Normandy
Air War Normandy
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Brutus: Caesar's Assassin
Brutus: Caesar’s Assassin
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Dogfight: The Supermarine Spitfire and the Messerschmitt Bf109
Dogfight: The Supermarine Spitfire and the Messerschmitt Bf109
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T. E. Lawrence and the Red Sea Patrol
T. E. Lawrence and the Red Sea Patrol
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Fighting Nazi Occupation
Fighting Nazi Occupation
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Operation Epsom - Over the Battlefield
Operation Epsom – Over the Battlefield
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French Destroyers
French Destroyers
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Bearskins, Bayonets & Body Armour
Bearskins, Bayonets & Body Armour
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On this Day in History
Major and Mrs Holt's Definitive Battlefield Guide to the D-Day Normandy Landing Beaches
Our Price: £16.99
Major and Mrs Holt’s Definitive Battlefield Guide to the D-Day Normandy Landing BeachesOn D-Day – 6 June 1944 – the Allies launched a combined naval, air and land assault on Nazi-occupied France, marking the start of Operation Overlord. Overlord was a long and costly Allied campaign to liberate German-occupied north-west Europe.

We have published numerous books and DVDs covering D-Day and the wider Normandy campaign, including personal accounts, narratives from leading historians and battlefield guidebooks for tourers and armchair historians alike. A full list of D-Day and Normandy titles can be found here, including brand new titles for 2015.

Major and Mrs Holt’s Definitive Battlefield Guide to the D-Day Normandy Landing Beaches is the most popular title on our Normandy list and the best-selling English guide to the area.

 

Most Popular D-Day Choices
Walking D-Day
Walking D-Day
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Assault on Normandy: Pegasus Bridge
Assault on Normandy: Pegasus Bridge
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Hill 112
Hill 112
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Armoured Guardsmen
Armoured Guardsmen
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18 June – 200th Anniversary: Battle of Waterloo
From Corunna to Waterloo
From Corunna to Waterloo
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Now: £20.00
Voices from the Past: Waterloo 1815
Voices from the Past: Waterloo 1815
Was: £25.00
Now: £20.00
Wellington's Men Remembered Vol. 2
Wellington’s Men Remembered Vol. 2
Was: £60.00
Now: £48.00
Napoleon's Infantry Handbook
Napoleon’s Infantry Handbook
Our Price: £25.00

 

Dates for Your Diary
Images of the Past - Coalminers
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National Coalmining Museum event National Coalmining Museum eventJoin mining historian Brian Elliott and author Mel Dyke on Saturday, 6 June from 1-3pm at the National Coalmining Museum for an event based around Brian’s latest book, Images of the Past – Coalminers. Both authors will be happy to sign copies of their books, which will be available for purchase on the day.

This is event is free to attend, but booking is essential. To secure your place please contact david.cross@ncm.org.uk (telephone 01924 848806) and receive 10 per cent off in the Museum café on the day of the event. Visit NCM.org.uk for more details.

 

Despatch Rider on the Western Front 1915–1918
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Author talk – David VennerJoin author David Venner at Barnstaple Library on Saturday, 6 June at 1.30pm for a talk on his new book, Despatch Rider on the Western Front 1915-1918 – The Diary of Sergeant Albert Simpkin MM. The event is open to all, and the author will be speaking about the book as well as signing copies. Telephone 01271 388724 to book your free ticket.

Despatch Rider on the Western Front 1915-1918 ia a skilfully abridged version of the diary of a First World War motorcycle despatch rider, Sergeant Albert Simpkin, who was attached to the HQ 37th Division. The diary entries, and some longer descriptions of the main actions of the Division, provide a fascinating record of the life of a despatch rider on the Western Front.