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Special & elite forces

Hardcover. Originally published: London: H. Baker, 1981. Num Pages: 320 pages, 16pp B&W photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1KBC; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 165 x 26. Weight in Grams: 844.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Second Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848840300
ISBN
9781848840300

€ 24.99
€ 18.76

Hardcover. The book not only offers a revelatory history of the SAS in the modern period, it is also a disturbing expose of the truth behind the myth. It will be essential reading for anyone with an interest in the British military - past, present and future. Num Pages: 368 pages, 16 b/w integrated illustrations. BIC Classification: JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 163 x 34. Weight in Grams: 698.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848850712
ISBN
9781848850712

€ 38.99
€ 36.98

Paperback. Presents an account of Andy McNab, from the day he was found in a carrier bag on the steps of Guy's Hospital to the day he went to fight in the Gulf War. Recounting his activities in the Special Forces unit, McNab offers an insight into the world of surveillance and intelligence gathering, counter-terrorism and hostage rescue. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 32. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Corgi
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552153584
ISBN
9780552153584

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 136 x 51. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
William Morrow Paperbacks
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062267566
ISBN
9780062267566

€ 11.99
€ 10.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 384 pages, 82 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBJD1; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 242 x 166 x 26. Weight in Grams: 670. Behind Enemy Lines in France and Burmah with the Special Operations Executive. 384 pages, 82 black & white illustrations. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: HBJD1; HBWQ; JWH. Dimension: 242 x 166 x 26. Weight: 686.
Publisher
Independent Books
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781872836850
ISBN
9781872836850

€ 24.99
€ 18.73

Hardcover. This is the story of the Handschar, a Muslim combat formation created by the Germans to restore order in Bosnia. What actually transpired was quite different. Num Pages: 380 pages, over 250 b/w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DFG; HBJD; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 163 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1146. Waffen SS Handschar Division 1943-1945. 380 pages, 250 b&w photographs. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DFG; HBJD; HBWQ; JWH. Dimension: 237 x 163 x 31. Weight: 1144.
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764301346
ISBN
9780764301346

€ 49.99
€ 42.02

Hardcover. First biography of a sniper awarded The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross Num Pages: 192 pages, 16pp plates. BIC Classification: HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Greenhill Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784382162
ISBN
9781784382162

€ 24.99
€ 18.76

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JWF; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 191 x 21. Weight in Grams: 872.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849084772
ISBN
9781849084772

€ 14.99
€ 12.62

Paperback. The thrilling story of how SOE-trained commandos destroyed the Nazis' nuclear-weapons programme in one of the most daring - and successful - raids of World War II. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DNN; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWH; JWMN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784977054
ISBN
9781784977054

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Hardcover. For the first time, leading Second World War authors from around the world have collaborated on a definitive anthology of the greatest snipers of the war. Num Pages: 256 pages, 16 pages of plates. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBLW; HBWQ; JWH; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 242 x 25. Weight in Grams: 532.
Publisher
Frontline Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848326255
ISBN
9781848326255

€ 24.99
€ 18.74

Paperback. More than half a century after his death, Lt Col Robert Blair Mayne is still regarded as one of the greatest soldiers in the history of military special operations. This title tells the life story of 'Colonel Paddy', whose exceptional physical strength and uniquely swift reflexes made him a fearsome opponent. Num Pages: 272 pages, 1 x 8pp b/w. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BGH; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Mainstream Publishing
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780575827
ISBN
9781780575827

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Hardcover. 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. Num Pages: 416 pages, 1 x 8pp colour plates. BIC Classification: BM; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471156700
ISBN
9781471156700

€ 23.99
€ 17.98

Paperback. Written by retired Navy Captain, this book chronicles the history and development of the Marine Special Operations Command and how they find, recruit, and train their special operators. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JWH; JWT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 153 x 25. Weight in Grams: 363.
Publisher
Penguin USA United States
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780425268605
ISBN
9780425268605

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Paperback. The true story of an SAS veteran who led a team during the 1980 assault on the Iranian Embassy and served in the Falklands, Northern Ireland, and elsewhere over his career with the Regiment. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: BTM; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 20. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472817372
ISBN
9781472817372

€ 9.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. In the age of modern warfare the changing landscape of the 21st century battlefield has demanded a transformation within the US Marine Corps Special Operations. This volume offers a detailed study of the characteristics, and performance in the field, of the most modern combat gear and weapons provided for USMC specialist operators. Illustrator(s): Eward, J. Kenneth. Series: Elite. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JM; HBJK; HBLX; HBW; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 184 x 7. Weight in Grams: 257.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472806789
ISBN
9781472806789

€ 13.99
€ 11.89

Paperback. Life and leadership lessons from the Special Forces, accompanying the Channel 4 series SAS: Who Dares Wins. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: JWH; KJMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Headline
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472240736
ISBN
9781472240736

€ 11.99
€ 10.95

Paperback. With a wealth of photographs, many from the SAS Regimental Archives, this book captures the danger and excitement of the initial SAS raids against Axis airfields during the Desert War, the battles in Italy and those following the D-Day landings, the dramatic final push into Germany itself and the discovery of such Nazi horrors as Belsen. Series: General Military. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: HBW; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 23. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Abridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472808752
ISBN
9781472808752

€ 10.99
€ 10.43

Paperback. Paul Bruce was a tough, idealistic young trooper in the SAS when he was dispatched to Northern Ireland. His squad's top-secret mission, code sign "Nemesis" - to execute unarmed IRA suspects in cold blood. This is his story. Num Pages: 290 pages, illustrations (some colour) portraits. BIC Classification: 1DBKN; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 110. Weight in Grams: 175. 8vo.. Northern Ireland, Ulster. First edition.
Publisher
John Blake Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0296925
ISBN
9781857821673

€ 15.00

Paperback. The Das Reich Division was one of the most effective and ruthless fighting formations of WW2. Num Pages: 160 pages, 250 photographs. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBLW; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 189. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473890893
ISBN
9781473890893

€ 18.99
€ 14.86

Paperback. The author is, quite simply, an SAS legend. He joined the army aged 15 in February 1946 and soon saw service in Germany and Hong Kong. By early 1951 the thundering engines of the Empire Orwell were transporting him and hundreds of others towards their first taste of war at the sharp end: Korea. This book tells his story. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BGHA; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 221.
Publisher
Mainstream Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780576954
ISBN
9781780576954

€ 16.99
€ 13.29

Paperback. Geordie Doran ranks as one of the most remarkable fighting soldiers of the twentieth century. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: HBLW; HBW; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 146 x 23. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752460536
ISBN
9780752460536

€ 15.99
€ 12.52

Audio CD. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 130. .
Publisher
Penguin
Format
CD
Publication date
2017
Edition
Unabridged edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241981580
ISBN
9780241981580

€ 24.99
€ 18.76

Hardcover. Editor(s): Michael, Kobi; Ben-Ari, Eyal. Series: Cass Military Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 3JM; HBWS; JPWS; JWH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138632622
ISBN
9781138632622

€ 137.32

Hardcover. Conceived as a personal army for the emperor, the elite Praetorian Guard soon took over a wide range of powers in Rome, and thus from the very beginning made a much greater impact on the city's life than just as an imperial bodyguard. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 164 x 25. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
I B Tauris Academic
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845118846
ISBN
9781845118846

€ 38.99
€ 37.10

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