British Steam Military Connections, GWR, SR, BR, & WD Steam Locomotives

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The publisher has been developing a formidable list of transport titles with steam locomotives and railways impressively covered. The British practice of naming locomotives has seen many subjects reflected in the naming, with military connections well to the fore – Strongly Recommended

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The Great War Illustrated 1918, archive and colour photographs of WWI

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This is the final volume in a set of five outstanding photo essays of the Great War. The quality of the images is outstanding, mostly in monochrome but including colour images. This is a unique and valuable series as 100th anniversary books – Very Highly Recommended

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INDIAN ARMY INDUCTS ITS FIRST M777 ULTRA LIGHTWEIGHT HOWITZERS

NEW DELHI, India – The Indian Army celebrated receiving its first M777A2 Ultra Lightweight Howitzers (ULH) at an official handover ceremony on Friday 9 November, a key step toward the modernizing and strengthening of the Indian Army’s artillery capabilities. The 155mm M777 systems will deploy to their first regiment in 2019.  The gun systems, produced by BAE Systems, were accepted earlier this year, as part of a 145-gun agreement between the U.S. and Indian governments.

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Forgotten Tanks and Guns of the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s

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The development of tanks and guns continued after WWI and this new book provides a fascinating selection of designs from the 1920s to the 1940s. The early tanks of WWI were lumbering mobile pill boxes. This book bridges the designs between the first tanks and the armoured fighting vehicles of WWII . – Highly Recommended

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British Warship Recognition, Perkins Identification Albums, Volume VII: Convoy Escorts, Mine Warfare Vessels and Naval Auxiliaries 1860-1939

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This is the latest release in a unique series of recognition books. The author was a photographer, artist, and leading expert in warship recognition, charting British warships from the 1860s to 1939 . – Most Highly Recommended

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Catkiller 3-2, An Army Pilot Flying for the Marines in the Vietnam War

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This is a unique story, previously untold. The Vietnam War saw the US pulled into a major regional conflict of asymmetric warfare where the forward controller flying a light plane became a vital component . – Very Highly Recommended

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The History of NAS Pearl Harbor and the Japanese Attacks of 7 December 1941, This is No Drill

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This is a carefully and extensively researched book that paints a memorable picture of perhaps the most memorable event in US military history. There is good pace and impact in the text with the support of a great many outstanding images . – Most Highly Recommended


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The Two Battles of Copenhagen 1801 and 1807, Britain & Denmark in the Napoleonic Wars

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The Royal Navy activity in the Baltic and its approaches were vital to Britain but have received remarkably little attention from historians. This new book offers a well researched and argued review of the two Battles of Copenhagen that, if lost would have cost Britain dear. – Highly Recommended


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Images of War, Armoured Warfare in the Battle of the Bulge 1944-1945, Photographs From Wartime Archives

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The Images of War series has proved highly popular with its combination of concise text and outstanding photographs at very aggressive pricing. This new addition to the series, from a highly respected author in his field, provides an ideal introduction to the critical Battle of the Bulge for new readers to this part of military history and an example supportive volume for professionals and established enthusiasts. – Highly Recommended


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A Sea of Gold, A Thomas Kydd Novel

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The eagerly awaited 21st episode in the Kydd and Renzi Saga is another compelling story in the tradition of ripping yarns. This is another extensively researched story that provides fresh insights into the naval, political and social world of the early 19th Century. – Most Highly Recommended


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