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Special & elite forces

Paperback. The author jumped into the chaos of occupied Europe on D-Day, fighting his way through Holland and finally capturing Hitler's Eagle's Nest. He was the only member of Easy Company to write down his experiences as soon as he came home from war. This book shows how a group of comrades entered the furnace of war and came out brothers. Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 152 x 30. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091957988
ISBN
9780091957988

€ 16.99
€ 12.73

Hardcover. Series: Special Operations of World War Two, Northwest Europe S. Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 199 x 27. Weight in Grams: 576.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780850528923
ISBN
9780850528923

€ 25.99
€ 18.90

Paperback. In this work, Mike Curtis, describes his gruelling experiences in the Falklands and his SAS operations - the first in Iraq where he spent several weeks behind enemy lines; and the second in Bosnia where he worked closely with all factions and led a protection team for visiting heads of state. Num Pages: 544 pages, 16pp colour & b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DVWYB; 1FBQ; 1MTASF; BGA; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 107 x 31. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Transworld Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552144650
ISBN
9780552144650

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

Paperback. Eighteen years in the SAS saw Pete Winner, codenamed Soldier 'I', survive the savage battle of Mirbat, parachute into the icy depths of the South Atlantic during the Falklands War, and storm the Iranian Embassy during the most famous hostage crisis in the modern world. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBK; BM; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 156 x 35. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846039959
ISBN
9781846039959

€ 10.99
€ 10.46

Paperback. Heroic, ruthless, highly trained..these are the stories of the most effective, daredevil soldiers the world has ever seen. Num Pages: 288 pages, ill. BIC Classification: BTM; JPWL; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 134 x 22. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
John Blake
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857826777
ISBN
9781857826777

€ 9.99
€ 8.92

Paperback. From his childhood, rebellion at school, the early death of his father and conflict with his step-father, on to his exploits in the army in Korea, Egypt, Malaya, Oman, Borneo, the Sudan, the Falklands, and the Gulf War, this book chronicles the SAS General's life. Num Pages: 480 pages, 16pp b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: BGA; JWH; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 56. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Harpercollins
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780006379836
ISBN
9780006379836

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. The explosive sequel to the bestselling PATHFINDER. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: BM; BTM; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 20. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409146636
ISBN
9781409146636

€ 13.99
€ 11.02

Paperback. Two sisters. Two special agents. One War. Sisters, Secrets and Sacrifice is the incredible true story of British special agents Eileen and Jacqueline Nearne, two sisters who risked everything to fight for our freedom during the Second World War. Num Pages: 336 pages, (2x8pp colour plates). BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DDF; 3JJH; BTM; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 25. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007493050
ISBN
9780007493050

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Hardcover. Editor(s): Eriksson, Post-Doctoral Researcher in the Department of War Studies Gunilla (Swedish National Defense University); Pettersson, Ulrica. Series: New Security Challenges. Num Pages: 198 pages, 5 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: JWH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 148. .
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319439600
ISBN
9783319439600

€ 113.56

Paperback. The inside story from the perspective of the specialists full of first hand accounts from the author. Num Pages: 208 pages, 8 pages of plates. BIC Classification: 1DBKN; HBW; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 159 x 22. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473831308
ISBN
9781473831308

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Hardcover. The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have seen the rise of the sniper in modern warfare. Based on firsthand accounts, this book reveals the true story behind this battlefield specialty. Num Pages: 336 pages, 60 col. BIC Classification: 3JM; HBG; HBLX; HBWS; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 242 x 35. Weight in Grams: 650.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472815347
ISBN
9781472815347

€ 20.99
€ 17.11

Paperback. Snipers are numbered among the most highly trained and efficient of all trained killers. They can act as lone agents or as part of a strategic military force. This work explains the mystery surrounding these deadly gunmen, to reveal the true nature of the sniper. It is a useful book for military enthusiasts. Num Pages: 272 pages, 8pp illustrations. BIC Classification: JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 199 x 21. Weight in Grams: 219.
Publisher
John Blake
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844542932
ISBN
9781844542932

€ 9.99
€ 8.92

Paperback. Series: Classic Histories Series. Num Pages: 256 pages, 27 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBWQ; JWDG; JWH; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 21. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750978538
ISBN
9780750978538

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Paperback. Num Pages: 672 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBW; JPWL; JWH; JWL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 199 x 132 x 42. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Serpent's Tail
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846688515
ISBN
9781846688515

€ 14.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. The first comprehensive account of the storming of the Iranian Embassy in London in 1980. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations (some col.), map, ports. BIC Classification: JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 138 x 21. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Phoenix London
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753828540
ISBN
9780753828540

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Hardcover. Series: Schiffer Military History Book. Num Pages: 200 pages, over 450 black and white photos, color aircraft profiles. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBG; HBJD; HBWQ; JWH; JWMV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 288 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1592.
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764317682
ISBN
9780764317682

€ 63.90
€ 58.65

Paperback. An exceptional memoir describing operations by, and in support of, the SAS and SBS during the Falklands War. Num Pages: 224 pages, 16pp B & W plates. BIC Classification: HBW; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 232 x 17. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Aviation
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473823174
ISBN
9781473823174

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Hardcover. THE FIRST COMPLETE TRANSLATION OF A SAMURAI SCHOOL CURRICULUM, THE BOOK OF SAMURAI SERIES IS A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF SAMURAI WARFARE. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF; HBW; JWH; JWK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 241 x 43. Weight in Grams: 798.
Publisher
Watkins Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780288888
ISBN
9781780288888

€ 31.99
€ 20.83

Paperback. The untold story of the Pathfinders, one of the most secretive units in the British military. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BTM; JWH; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 209 x 24. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Orion
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9781409148500
ISBN
9781409148500

€ 10.99
€ 4.64

Flexibound. Series: SAS. Num Pages: 192 pages, 180 B&W artworks and photographs. BIC Classification: JWH; JWKT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 250 x 17. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Amber Books Ltd
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782744504
ISBN
9781782744504

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. * The Blitz Bomb Disposal Unit - this is the extraordinary tale of men whose job required daily acts of incredible heroism - it's a tale of British ingenuity and technical achievement in seriously adverse circumstances Num Pages: 384 pages, Section: 16, b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBWQ; JWH; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 27. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Abacus Software
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349122373
ISBN
9780349122373

€ 14.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. Based on over 120 hours of video and audio tape, this work tells the story of the birth of the SAS in the words of its founding members. It covers the regiment's formation in 1941 to its supposed disbanding in 1945. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: HBW; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 137 x 23. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Ebury Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091901820
ISBN
9780091901820

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Hardcover. Graphic biography of one of the most extraordinary soldiers of the Second World War Num Pages: 256 pages, 20 illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJH; BGH; HBWQ; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 242 x 27. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473879515
ISBN
9781473879515

€ 25.99
€ 18.90

Paperback. With all the SEALs' recent successes, we have been getting a level of attention we are not used to. It's been flattering but something important has been missing from the discussion. This book offers an insight into the extreme bravery, borderline lunacy, and touching camaraderie of this elite brotherhood. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; BTM; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 21. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
Corgi
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552169868
ISBN
9780552169868

€ 13.99
€ 10.51