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Acre 1291, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM154
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    Acre 1291 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM154Campaign 154Author: David NicolleIllustrator: Graham TurnerAbout this bookIn April 1291, a Mamluk army laid siege to Acre, the last great Crusader fortress in the Holy Land. For six weeks, the siege dragged on until the Mamluks took the outer wall, which had been breached in several places. The Military Orders drove back the Mamluks temporarily, but three days later the inner wall was breached. King Henry escaped, but the bulk of the defenders and most...

    Alesia 52 Bc, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM269
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      About this Osprey Publishing BookIn 52 BC Caesar's continued strategy of annihilation had engendered a spirit of desperation, which detonated into a revolt of Gallic tribes under the leadership of the charismatic young Arvernian noble Vercingetorix. Major engagements were fought at Noviodunum, Avaricum, and Gergovia, with the last action being the most serious reverse that Caesar faced in the whole of the Gallic War. However, Vercingetorix soon realized that he was unable to match the Romans...

      Antietam 1862, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM32
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        Antietam 1862 by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM32Antietam was one of the critical battles of the American Civil War. The fortunes of the South were riding high after the resounding victory at Second Manassas. While Bragg and Kirby Smith invaded Kentucky, Lee's invasion of Maryland was intended to maintain the Southern offensive momentum and to win the recognition of the European powers. But his bold plan was compromised - and at the Antietam River the Army of Northern Virginia was...

        Appomattox 1865, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM279
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          About this Osprey Publishing BookFrom an internationally renowned expert on US history, this highly illustrated title details the curtain-closing campaign of the American Civil War in the East. Ulysses S Grant's Army of the Potomac and Robert E Lee's Army of Northern Virginia faced up to one another one last time, resulting in Lee conducting a desperate series of withdrawals and retreats down the line of the Richmond and Danville Railroad, hoping to join forces with General Joseph E....

          Battles Of The Bulge 1944, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM115
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            Battles Of The Bulge 1944 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM115Campaign 115Author: Steven J ZalogaIllustrator: Howard GerrardAbout this bookThe Battle of the Bulge was the largest and most costly battle fought by the US Army in World War II. The Ardennes fighting was Hitler's last gamble on the Western Front, crippling the Wehrmacht for the remainder of the war. In the first of two volumes on the Ardennes campaign Steven Zaloga details the fighting in the northern sector around St Vith and the...

            Bayonne & Toulouse 1813-14, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM266
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              About this Osprey Publishing BookThe news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. Celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the Peninsular Army in support of Russia and Prussia. Wellington, however, did not see things in quite the same way. His army was worn out and there remained...

              Berlin 1945 - End of the Thousand Year Reich, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM159
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                Berlin 1945 - End of the Thousand Year Reich

                Borodino 1812, Napoleons Gamble, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM246
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                  Author: Philip HaythornthwaiteIllustrator: Peter DennisAbout this bookThe battle of Borodino was one of the greatest encounters in European history, and one of the largest and most sanguinary in the Napoleonic Wars. Following the breakdown of relations between Russia and France, Napoleon assembled a vast Grande Arm_e drawn from the many states within the French sphere of influence. They crossed the river Neimen and entered Russian territory in June 1812 with the aim of inflicting a sharp...

                  Boudiccas Rebellion Ad 60-61: The Britons Rise Up Against Rome, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM233
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                    Author: Nic FieldsIllustrator: Peter DennisAbout this bookWhen the Romans occupied the southern half of Britain in AD 43, the Iceni tribe quickly allied themselves with the invaders. Having paid tribute to Rome, they continued to be ruled by their own kings. But 17 years later when Prasutagus, the king of the Iceni, died the Romans decided to incorporate his kingdom into the new province. When his widow Boudicca protested, she _was flogged and their daughters raped_, sparking one of the most...

                    Brandy Station 1863, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM201
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                      Brandy Station 1863 by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM201The road to Gettysburg began at Brandy Station on 9 June 1863. Early on that morning, General Pleasanton launched his men across the Rappahannock at Beverley-s Ford to the north of Brandy Station and Kelly-s Ford to the south. General JEB Stuart was caught unaware by these maneuvers and his lines and headquarters were nearly overrun until reinforcements helped to stabilize the situation. Following 12 hours of bitter fighting the...

                      Burma Road 1943-44, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM289
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                        Burma Road 1943-44 from Osprey Publishing Item Number:OSPCAM289 Author: Jon Diamond Illustrator: Peter Dennis Short code: CAM 289 Publication Date: 20 Jan 2016 Number of Pages: 96Myitkyina was a vital objective in the Allied re-conquest of Burma in 1943-44. Following the disastrous retreat from Burma in April 1942, China had become isolated from re-supply except for the dangerous air route for US transports over the Himalaya Mountains. The Burma Road, which ran from Lashio (south of Myitkyina)...

                        Cambrai 1917 The Birth of armoured warfare, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM187
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                          Cambrai 1917 The Birth Armoure by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM187This crucial new study on one of the seminal events in military history dispells many of the myths surrounding Cambrai 1917. Common perception classifies it as the 'world's first tank battle' but Alexander Turner shows us that the true importance of Cambrai was that it saw the first use of armour as an operational shock tactic. With this, the conduct of war was irrevocably changed. The battle also heralded the combined...

                          Catalaunian Fields AD 451, Osprey Publishing, OSPCAM286
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                            About this Osprey Publishing BookThe battle of the Catalaunian Fields saw two massive, powerful empires square up in a conflict that was to shape the course of Eurasian history forever. For despite the Roman victory, the Roman Empire would not survive for more than 15 years following the battle, whilst the Huns, shattered and demoralized, would meet their downfall against a coalition of German tribes soon after. This book, using revealing bird's-eye-views of the plains of Champagne and...

                            Chattanooga 1863, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM295
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                              Following the disastrous defeat at Chickamauga, Union forces were in disarray and the tactically vital Chattanooga was under siege and on the brink of falling. Secretary of War William Stanton ordered Ulysses Grant to send the Army of Tennessee to reinforce Chattanooga. Grant had already reacted.The situation was dire. It required outstanding leadership to rescue the situation. President Abraham Lincoln decided Grant was the man for the occasion. In early October, Grant was promoted to command...

                              Cherbourg 1944, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM278
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                                About this Osprey Publishing BookSteven Zaloga offers up a rigorous and absorbing study of the first major Allied operation in Normandy after the D-Day landings - the capture of Cherbourg. Blending expert analysis, specially commissioned artwork and illustrative maps, this book tells the story of the bitter struggle to capture this vital point. Cherbourg was recognized by both the German and Allied High commands as crucial to the Allied foothold in Normandy - it was the nearest major port and...

                                Colenso 1899, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM38
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                                  Colenso 1899 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM38Campaign 38Author: Ian KnightAbout this bookIn 1899 Great Britain was at the height of its Imperial power. The Queen Empress had been on the throne for more than 50 glittering years, and her domain touched upon every continent. Yet, even at this pinnacle of Imperial pomp and majesty, the British army, guardian of the Empire in countless wars across the globe, was destined to be humiliated by poorly-organised citizen militia consisting of men whom the...

                                  Cowpens 1781, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM283
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                                    This is a blistering account of the battle of Cowpens, a short, sharp conflict which marked a crucial turning point in the American Revolution. With Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton and the British troops in hot pursuit, Daniel Morgan, leading a small force of 700 Continentals and militia, chose the Cowpens as the battlefield in which to make a stand. The two forces clashed for barely more than 45 minutes, yet this brief battle shaped the outcome of the War in the South and decisively influenced the...

                                    Darwin 1942, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM304
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                                      On 19 February, just eleven weeks after the attacks on Pearl Harbor and two weeks after the fall of Singapore, the same Japanese battle group that had attacked Hawaii was ordered to attack the ill-prepared and under-defended Australian port of Darwin. Publishing 75 years after this little-known yet devastating attack, this fully illustrated study details what happened on that dramatic day in 1942 with the help of contemporary photographs, maps, and profiles of the commanders and machines...

                                      Defenses of Bermuda 1612-1995
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                                        Due to its location in the western North Atlantic some 600 miles off the Carolinas and halfway between Halifax in Canada and Jamaica in the West Indies, the island of Bermuda was a key naval haven for the Royal Navy over the centuries. It was vital for the Navy first in the development of its American colonies, then during its rivalry with the United States, and finally as allies with the United States. The need to defend its 64 miles of coastline and ports has resulted in the construction of...

                                        Demyansk 1942-43, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM245
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                                          Demyansk 1942-43, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM245

                                          Downfall 1945, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM293
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                                            As the final month of fighting in Europe in 1945 dawned the Allies embarked upon a series of mopping up operations, destroying the last centres of German resistance as the essentially defeated Wehrmacht fought on in increasingly desperate conditions, driven on by the explicit no surrender order issued by Hitler. Yet at the same time, the Allied alliance was already on shaky ground, as German resistance was crushed the Allies began to eye each other nervously across a battletorn Europe, with...

                                            El Alamein 1942 - The Turning of the Tide, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM158
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                                              El Alamein 1942 - The Turning of the TideAuthor: Ken FordIllustrator: Howard GerrardAbout this bookThe battle of El Alamein marked the turning point in Britain's fortunes in the Second World War. There were three separate battles between July and November 1942, all of which were fought to halt the advance of Rommel's army towards the Suez Canal. This final battle at El Alamein, fought in October and November, saw the continuous bombardment of the German line that Rommel was instructed to hold...

                                              Fall Gelb 1940, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM265
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                                                The great blitzkrieg campaign of May/June 1940 saw German forces pour through Holland and Belgium to confront the French and British. The assault was audacious; it relied on speed, feinting and manoeuvre as much as superior force, and in the end these qualities were to prove decisive to German success. Featuring vivid illustrations, illuminative bird's eye views and maps, this book charts the unfolding of an unprecedented ? ? _ ? ? __ ? ? _ ? ? ___lightning war', which saw the first ever...

                                                Fallen Timbers 1794 The US Armys first victory, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM256
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                                                  Author: John F WinklerIllustrator: Peter DennisAbout this bookFollowing the defeat at Wabash, in 1792 the Washington administration created a new US Army to replace the one that had been destroyed. The man chosen to lead it was the famous Major-General Mad Anthony Wayne. Having trained his new force, Wayne set out in 1793 to subdue the Ohio Indians. Wayne faced many of the same problems as St Clair including the logistical and intelligence problems of campaigning in the wilderness, not to...

                                                  First Bull Run 1861, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM10
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                                                    First Bull Run 1861 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM10Campaign 10Author: Alan HankinsonAbout this bookAt Bull Run, two inexperienced, ill-trained and poorly led armies clashed in the opening engagement of the American Civil War. Culminating in a stalwart defensive fight by Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson's Virginia Brigade, this is the story of the Confederacy's first victory. The author investigates the personalities of the principal commanders and examines the opposing armies, showing how the widely...

                                                    Flodden 1513, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM168
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                                                      Flodden 1513 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM168Campaign 168Author: John SadlerIllustrator: Stephen WalshAbout this bookOn 9 September 1513 Flodden field was the site for one of Scotland's most famous battles, often termed their greatest defeat. The Scottish Army led by their courageous king, James IV, was strong in artillery and trained in new tactics from the Swiss doctrine, whereas the English Army they faced still favoured traditional tactics. Despite the strength of the Scots the English...

                                                      Fort William Henry 1755-57, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM260
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                                                        About this Osprey Publishing BookAfter the British garrison of Fort William Henry in the colony of New York surrendered to the besieging army of the French commander Marquis de Montcalm in August 1757, it appeared that this particular episode of the French and Indian War was over. What happened next became the most infamous incident of the war - and one which forms an integral part of James Fenimore Cooper's classic novel The Last of the Mohicans - the -massacre' of Fort William Henry. As the...

                                                        Forts of The American Revolution 1775-83
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                                                          Though primarily fought in the field, the American Revolution saw fortifications play an important part in some of the key campaigns of the war. Field fortifications were developed around major towns including Boston, New York and Savannah, while the frontier forts at Stanwix, Niagara and Cumberland were to all be touched by the war. This book details all the types of fortification used throughout the conflict, the engineers on all sides who constructed and maintained them, and the actions...

                                                          Gazala 1942 "Rommels greatest victory", Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM196
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                                                            Gazala 1942 "Rommel's greatest victory" by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM196Campaign 196Author: Ken FordIllustrator: John WhiteAbout this bookFollowing a lull in the desert war which saw the Germans and British reinforce their armies, Rommel suddenly attacked British fortifications with an assault on the northern sector of the British line near Gazala. Pinning down the British in the north and outflanking the 1st Free French Brigade, Rommel succeeded in encircling the main British...

                                                            Guadalcanal 1942-43
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                                                              About this Osprey Publishing BookThe Guadalcanal campaign began with an amphibious assault in August 1942 - the US's first attempt to take the fight to the Japanese. It escalated into a desperate attritional battle on land, air, and sea, and by the time the Japanese had evacuated the last of their forces from the island in 1943, it was clear that the tide of the war had turned. The inexorable Japanese advance and the myth of Japanese invincibility shattered. In this new study of the campaign,...

                                                              Guam 1941-1944, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM139
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                                                                Guam 1941-1944 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM139Campaign 139Author: Gordon L RottmanIllustrator: Howard GerrardAbout this bookThe island of Guam was the first Allied territory lost to the Japanese onslaught in 1941. On 10 December 5,000 Japanese troops landed on Guam, defended by less than 500 US and Guamanian troops, the outcome was beyond doubt. On 21 July 1944 America returned. In a risky operation, the two US landing forces came ashore seven miles apart and it was a week before the...

                                                                Hattin 1187 "Saladins greatest victory", Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM19
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                                                                  Hattin 1187 "Saladin's greatest victory" by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM19Campaign 19Author: David NicolleAbout this bookIn 1187, Christian Europe was shaken by events in the Middle East. This volume tells the story of those momentous months - the campaign leading to the Muslim capture of Jerusalem after the disastrous Crusader defeat at Hattin where, in a two day running battle on the waterless plateau between Saffuriya and Tiberias, beneath a burning sun, Saladin's troops destroyed...

                                                                  Hong Kong 1941-45, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM263
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                                                                    About this Osprey Publishing BookOn 8th December 1941, as part of the simultaneous combined attack against Pearl Harbor, the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) invaded the Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia and the British colony of Hong Kong. After only 18 days of battle the defenders, a weak, undermanned brigade, were overwhelmed by a superior force of two battle-hardened IJA divisions. What defines the battle of Hong Kong was not the scale - just 14,000 defended the colony - but the intensity of...

                                                                    Isandlwana 1879, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM111
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                                                                      Cisandlwana 1879 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM111Campaign 111Author: Ian KnightIllustrator: Adam HookAbout this bookThe battle of Isandlwana fought on 22 January 1879 was the greatest defeat suffered by the British Army during the Victorian era. A Zulu army of 24,000 warriors had moved undetected to within striking distance of the British camp in the shadow of Isandlwana Mountain. From the start the 1,700 defenders underestimated the danger descending upon them. They were swept aside with...

                                                                      Kharkov 1942, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM254
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                                                                        Author: Robert ForczykIllustrator: Howard GerrardAbout this bookAfter failing to finish off the German Army in the 1941/42 Winter Counteroffensive Stalin directed the Red Army to conduct a powerful blow in one sector of the Eastern Front in order to disrupt German plans. The sector chosen was Kharkov. Under Marshal Semyon Timoshenko, the Stavka's remaining reserves were assembled and prepared to conduct a breakthrough attack intended to encircle the German Sixth Army near Kharkov. However,...

                                                                        Kursk 1943, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM272
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                                                                          About this Osprey Publishing BookIn the summer of 1943, recoiling from defeat at Stalingrad, Hitler conducted a limited objective offensive to eliminate the Soviet Kursk salient. Operating a classic pincer attack of the kind that succeeded during the 1942 Kharkov campaign he hoped that the resulting heavy losses inflicted on the Red Army would give the Wehrmacht time to recover its strength. However, the Soviet anticipation of the attack led to extensive losses on both sides as Soviet...

                                                                          Lake Trasimene 217 BC, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM303
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                                                                            About this Osprey Publishing BookFollowing Hannibal's crushing victory at the battle of the Trebbia, the reeling Roman Republic sent a new army under the over-confident consul Caius Flaminius to destroy the Carthaginian invaders - unbeknownst to him they were ready and waiting. The destruction of the Roman force at Lake Trasimene firmly established Hannibal as one of the Ancient World's greatest commanders thanks to his use of innovative tactics, including the first recorded use of a turning...

                                                                            Lewes & Evesham 1264-65 (Simon de Montfort and the Barons War), Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM285
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                                                                              Lewes & Evesham 1264-65 (Simon de Montfort and the Barons' War) from Osprey Publishing Item Number:OSPCAM285 Osprey Campain Series: Books in the Osprey Campaign series span military history from the ancient world to modern times. Napoleonic battles, American Civil War battles, World War I battles and World War II battles are all analysed, as are the major military engagements of the American Revolution, the medieval period, and the 16th to 19th centuries. With full colour 3-D...

                                                                              Leyte 1944, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM282
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                                                                                The loss of the Philippines in 1942 was the worst defeat in American military history. General Douglas MacArthur, the 'Lion of Luzon', was evacuated by order of the President just before the fall, but he vowed to return, and in August 1944 he kept his word when he led what, at the time, was the largest amphibious assault of the Pacific War on the island of Leyte. This is the full story of that fateful battle, one of the most ferocious campaigns of World War II and one of huge strategic and...

                                                                                Liberation Of Paris 1944, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM194
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                                                                                  Liberation Of Paris 1944 by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM194In July 1944, Operation Cobra broke the stalemate in Normandy and sent the Allies racing across France. The Allied commanders had ignored Paris in their planning for this campaign, considering that the risk of intense street fighting and heavy casualties outweighed the city's strategic importance. However, Charles de Gaulle persuaded the Allied commanders to take direct action to liberate his nation's capital. Steven J Zaloga...

                                                                                  Little Big Horn 1876, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM39
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                                                                                    Little Big Horn 1876 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM39Campaign 39Author: Peter PanzeriAbout this bookThe death of George Armstrong Custer, and over half of his 7th Cavalry Regiment in the valley of the Little Big Horn on 25 June 1876, has become the most celebrated battle of the Indian wars. It was the greatest, and the last, victory of the Native Americans over the United States military. Disobeying orders, Custer followed a trail to a large encampment of Indians and, without determining the...

                                                                                    LuZon 1945, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM306
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                                                                                      Driven from the Philippines in 1942, General Douglas MacArthur returned three years later to force the Japanese off of its main island of Luzon. Containing the capital of Manila, vital natural resources as well as thousands of Allied prisoners of war, the triumph at Luzon would be a vital step on the road to victory as the Americans continued to island-hop their way towards the Japanese home islands. This new study details one of the hardest-fought campaigns of the Pacific War with Japanese...

                                                                                      Manzikert 1071, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM262
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                                                                                        About this Osprey Publishing BookOn 26 August 1071 a large Byzantine army under Emperor Romanus IV met the Saljuq Turk forces of Sultan Alp Arslan near the town of Manzikert. The battle ended in a decisive defeat for the Byzantine forces, with the Byzantine emperor captured and much of his fabled Varangian guard killed. This battle is seen as the primary trigger of the Crusades, and as the moment when the power of the East Roman or Byzantine Empire was irreparably broken. The Saljuq victory...

                                                                                        Marengo 1800, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM70
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                                                                                          Marengo 1800 by OspreyItem Number: OSPCAM70Campaign 70Author: David HollinsIllustrator: Christa HookAbout this bookHaving returned from Egypt and seized power as First Consul, Napoleon led the Army of the Reserve against the Austrian Army besieging Genoa. After a period of skirmishing and manoeuvring, Melas, the Austrian commander, launched a surprise attack on the morning of 14 June. The attack initially drove the French back to Marengo village and, despite committing the Consular Guard, by...

                                                                                          Metz 1944: Pattons Fortified Nemesis, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM242
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                                                                                            Author: Steven J ZalogaIllustrator: Steve NoonAbout this bookGeneral George Patton_s most controversial campaign was the series of battles in autumn 1944 battles along the German frontier which centered on the fortified city of Metz. In part, the problem was logistics. As was the case with the rest of the Allied forces in the European Theatre, supplies were limited until the port of Antwerp could finally be cleared. Also problematic was the weather. The autumn of 1944 was one of the wettest on...

                                                                                            Midway 1942: Turning Point In The Pacific, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM226
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                                                                                              Author: Mark StilleIllustrator: Howard GerrardAbout this bookIn less than one day, the might of the Imperial Japanese Navy was destroyed and four of her great aircraft carriers sank burning into the dark depths of the Pacific. Utilizing the latest research and detailed combat maps, this book tells the dramatic story of the Japanese assault on Midway Island and the American ambush that changed the face of the Pacific war. With sections on commanders, opposing forces, and a blow-by-blow account...

                                                                                              Milvian Bridge AD 312, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM296
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                                                                                                In AD 312, the Roman world was divided between four emperors. The most ambitious was Constantine, who sought to eliminate his rivals and reunite the Empire. His first target was Maxentius, who held Rome, the symbolic heart of the Empire. Inspired by a dream sent by the Christian God, at the Milvian Bridge region just north of Rome, he routed Maxentius' army and pursued the fugitives into the river Tiber. The victory secured Constantine's hold on the western half of the Roman Empire and...

                                                                                                Mons Graupius AD 83: Romes battle at the edge of the world, Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPCAM224
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                                                                                                  Mons Graupius AD 83: Rome-s battle at the edge of the world by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCAM224Campaign 224Author: Duncan B CampbellIllustrator: Se-n --Br-g-inAbout this bookIn AD 77, Roman forces under Agricola marched into the northern reaches of Britain in an attempt to pacify the Caledonian tribesman. For seven years, the Romans marched and battled across what is now Scotland. Finally, in AD 83, they fought the final battle at Mons Graupius where 10,000 Caledonians were slaughtered...

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