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New Devon and Cornwall: The Class 47 Years Class 47 - A West Country Symposium

Product no.: 978-1-78155-657-3

Depicting the Class 47 locomotive in Devon and Cornwall from their introduction in the 1960s through their heyday to an unforgettable final year in frontline service.

247 x 172 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 182 colour photographs

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New The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands

Product no.: 978-1-78155-428-9

A unique collection of unpublished photographs from the 1950s and 1960s covering the railways of the East Midlands.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 144 pages - 239 black-and-white and colour photographs

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New Led by Lions: MPs and Sons Who Fell in the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-666-5

A complete and compelling look at the Members of Parliament and sons who fell in the Great War.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 320 pages - 146 black-and-white photographs

In stock from 14/12/2017

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New The Lancashire Derbyshire and East Coast Railway (Chesterfield to Langwith Junction, Beighton...)

Product no.: 978-1-78155-628-3

A journey along the self-styled ‘Dukeries Route’ railway and its connections, from yesteryear to today in words and pictures.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 206 black-and-white and colour photographs

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New Vauxhall Britain's Oldest Car Maker

Product no.: 978-1-78155-640-5

An easy reading ride on a dramatic car journey from the dawn of motoring to household name told by an insider with a passion for the company and the people that made it great.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 304 pages - 112 black-and-white and 64 colour photographs

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New The Berlin1945 Battlefield Guide: Part 1: The Battle of the Oder-Neisse

Product no.: 978-1-78155-607-8

The essential guide to understanding the last few tumultuous weeks of the war on the Oderfront campaign.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 45 black-and-white and 29 colour photographs

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New Christiaan Barnard: The Surgeon Who Dared

Product no.: 978-1-78155-639-9

The story of the charismatic and controversial surgeon, Christiaan Barnard, who pioneered heart transplantation.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 576 pages - 95 photographs

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New The English Prison Officer 1850-1970 – A Study in Conflict

Product no.: 978-1-78155-472-2

An analysis of the role that the rank-and-file prison officer had to play in the British prison system.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 256 pages

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New The British Horror Film: From the Silent to the Multiplex

Product no.: 978-1-78155-641-2

The stars, the films, and the chills that have terrified generations of filmgoers – all in one book.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 240 pages - 41 colour illustrations

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New Celtic Saints of Scotland, Northumbria and the Isle of Man

Product no.: 978-1-78155-601-6

An account of the lives of these early Christian men and women based on surviving archaeological clues, place names and early texts.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 240 pages - 108 black-and-white and 24 colour photographs

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New Along the Lines of Devotion The Bloodstained Field of Gettysburg on July 1, 1863

Product no.: 978-1-62545-056-2

A comprehensive narrative describing the campaign and opening battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, June 9-July 1, 1863.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 32 illustrations

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New Rochester to Richmond: A Thames Estuary Sailor’s View

Product no.: 978-1-78155-620-7

A Thames Estuary sailor’s reflections on the ever-changing riverside from the Nore to London.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 240 pages - 106 black-and-white photographs

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New The Earls of Essex: A Tale of Noble Misfortune

Product no.: 978-1-78155-653-5

Over a period of 400 years, the Capell family built a fortune, and over the next 500 years, lost it due to an incredible number of mistakes, bad judgement calls, and misfortunes. The Earls of Essex examines the rise and fall of this family, providing in-depth analysis and judgement on the reasons behind their decline.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 224 pages - 90 colour photographs

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New Gone but not Forgotten: Defunct British Airlines Since 1945

Product no.: 978-1-78155-627-6

Covers seventy well-known large and small British airlines that have ceased operating since 1946. Famous names gone but not forgotten…

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 88 black-and-white and 94 colour photographs

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New Sustaining Air Power: Royal Air Force Logistics since 1918

Product no.: 978-1-78155-635-1

Explores the history of RAF logistics from 1918 until the RAF’s withdrawal from Afghanistan in 2014.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 528 pages - 87 black-and-white and 52 colour photographs

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New RAF Liberators Over Burma Flying With 159 Squadron

Product no.: 978-1-78155-656-6

The RAF in India – The Forgotten Air Force – is not forgotten in this newly-published memoir.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 53 black-and-white photographs

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New Network North West: Images of a Changing Railway

Product no.: 978-1-78155-611-5

Colour images that illustrate the changing face of the diverse railway system serving north west England.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 182 colour photographs

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New Hermann Goering Blumenkrieg, from Vienna to Prague 1938-39

Product no.: 978-1-62545-036-4

Hermann Goering played a key role with the Luftwaffe in forcing the Allies to allow Nazi bloodless territorial seizures throughout Europe.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 320 pages - 280 black-and-white photographs

In stock from 23/11/2017

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New The End of the German Monarchy: The Decline and Fall of the Hohenzollerns

Product no.: 978-1-78155-636-8

An account of the German monarchy from the years of empire to defeat in war and its hopes of restoration.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 208 pages - 89 black-and-white photographs

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New SS Elite: The Senior Leaders of Hitler’s Praetorian Guard Volume 3: R-W

Product no.: 978-1-78155-638-2

A detailed examination – in words and pictures – of the principle figures in the SS.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 480 pages - 794 black-and-white photographs

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New U-boats of the Second World War: Their Longest Voyages

Product no.: 978-1-78155-634-4

The horrendous long-distance U-boat operations of the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 224 pages - 50 black-and-white photographs

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New Fighters over the Aegean

Product no.: 978-1-78155-632-0

This is the first comprehensive account of aerial operations over the Aegean 1943-44.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 272 pages - 44 black-and-white photographs

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New Brainwashed and Anointed: The Story of an Ex-Mormon

Product no.: 978-1-78155-667-2

A heart-breaking tale of one man’s struggle with Mormon indoctrination, told with devilish wit and unwavering fortitude.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages

In stock from 28/12/2017

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New Vietnam War Army Helicopter Nose Art

Product no.: 978-1-62545-035-7

A unique photographic showcase from the Vietnam War of rediscovered Army helicopter nose art images extolling the expressive American spirit.

275 x 215 mm - paperback - 192 pages - 306 colour photographs

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New Status Quo: Song by Song

Product no.: 978-1-78155-643-6

A history of every song released by Status Quo from their earliest work until 1983.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 27 colour photographs

In stock from 30/11/2017

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New Texans at Antietam: A Terrible Clash of Arms, September 16-17, 1862

Product no.: 978-1-62545-022-7

Hood’s Texas Brigade soldiers and Texans who fought at the battle of Antietam (Sharpburg) give their reminiscences about the battle in newspaper articles, diaries, interviews and speeches.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 272 pages - 31 black-and-white photographs

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New Pink Floyd: Song by Song

Product no.: 978-1-78155-599-6

An intelligent, illuminating and enjoyable examination of the meaning and context of every Pink Floyd song from 1966 to 2014.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 46 colour photographs

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New Politics, Society and Homosexuality in Post-War Britain: The Sexual Offences Act of 1967 and ...

Product no.: 978-1-78155-624-5

The Sexual Offences Act of 1967 was ground-breaking in the UK and this work marks the fiftieth anniversary of its successful path to the statute book.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 78 black-and-white and colour photographs

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New Let There Be Justice: The Political Journey of Imran Khan

Product no.: 978-1-78155-637-5

Amidst Pakistan’s political chaos, former cricket heartthrob, now politician, Imran Khan has finally found a voice.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 36 colour photographs

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New When in Rome: Social Life in Ancient Rome

Product no.: 978-1-78155-604-7

This comprehensive work provides hundreds of inscriptions, graffiti, curse tablets, official records and letters, both private and official, all translated with commentaries, placing them in a social and historical context.

234 x 155 mm - hardback - 288 pages - 34 colour illustrations

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New Thud Pilot: A Pilot’s Account of Early F-105 Combat in Vietnam

Product no.: 978-1-78155-645-0

A personal insight on how flying the F-105 in combat changed over three deployments during a two-year period.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 71 black-and-white photographs

In stock from 30/11/2017

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New The British Army of the Rhine After the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-564-4

The experiences of troops of the British Army of the Rhine in post-First World War Germany.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 48 black-and-white photographs

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New Blenheims Over Greece and Crete 1940-1941

Product no.: 978-1-78155-631-3

The first comprehensive account of aerial operations over Greece and Crete by the vulnerable Blenheim bomber.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 256 pages - 75 black-and-white photographs

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New Digital Railway Photography: Creative Techniques & the Digital Darkroom

Product no.: 978-1-78155-573-6

A practical guide offering clear advice on how to improve your digital railway photography.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 164 colour photographs

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New Umberto Nobile And the Arctic Search for the Airship Italia

Product no.: 978-1-78155-629-0

Adventure and politics during the search for an airship lost in the Arctic in the late 1920s.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 240 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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New A London Locospotter Reflects: Memories of Black and White Days

Product no.: 9781781554234

A young locomotive enthusiast’s personal experiences of British railways in the mid- to late 1950s.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 160 black-and-white photographs

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New Defending Leicestershire and Rutland

Product no.: 978-1-78155-578-1

The first comprehensive account of Leicestershire and Rutland’s defensible structures within their historical, social, political and military contexts.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 119 black-and-white photographs

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New The Everyday Life of the Templars: The Knights Templar at Home

Product no.: 978-1-78155-373-2

The home life of the Knights Templar, the famous warriors of the Middle Ages.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 192 pages - 41 colour illustrations

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New The Zeppelin: An Illustrated History

Product no.: 978-1-78155-505-7

In the early 20th century, the future of air travel and warfare seemed to lie with the giant airships of Count von Zeppelin.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 156 photographs

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New Flying into the Storm: RAF Bombers at War 1939-1942

Product no.: 978-1-78155-617-7

The evolution of Bomber Command’s early aircraft and their campaigns against the Axis powers in the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 30 black-and-white photographs

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New Patrolling the Cold War Skies: Reheat Sunset

Product no.: 978-1-78155-596-5

Experience the adventures of being in a pilot’s cockpit as seen from a Cold War perspective.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 288 pages - 65 colour photographs

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New Fallen Giants: The Combat Debut of the T-35A Tank

Product no.: 978-1-78155-626-9

One of history’s weirdest war machines, this is the first in-depth study of Stalin’s T-35A tank.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 179 black-and-white and 10 colour photographs

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New Electric Light Orchestra: Song by Song

Product no.: 978-1-78155-600-9

A close look at the songs from all ELO’s albums from their 1971 debut to 2015’s Alone in the Universe.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 41 colour photographs

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New SS Elite: The Senior Leaders of Hitler’s Praetorian Guard Volume 2: K-Q

Product no.: 978-1-78155-434-0

A detailed examination – in words and pictures – of the principle figures in the SS.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 400 pages - 630 black-and-white photographs

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New Northern ‘Q’: The History of Royal Air Force Leuchars

Product no.: 978-1-78155-609-2

The history of Britain’s foremost Cold War fighter squadron.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 80 black-and-white photographs

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New Into the Swarm: Stories of RAF Fighter Pilots in the Second World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-615-3

A celebration of daring and heroic stories of the RAF’s finest RAF fighter pilots during the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 80 black-and-white photographs

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New RAF Acklington: Guardian of the Northern Skies

Product no.: 978-1-78155-622-1

A comprehensive history of one of northern England’s most important fighter fields during the Second World War.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 288 pages - 106 black-and-white photographs

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New History of the de Havilland Vampire

Product no.: 978-1-78155-616-0

The complete story of the de Havilland Vampire, fighter, night fighter and advanced trainer.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 384 pages - 316 black-and-white photographs

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New These Ghostly Archives: The Unearthing of Sylvia Plath

Product no.: 978-1-78155-594-1

These Ghostly Archives shows the reciprocal haunting nature of both Sylvia Plath and her archives.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 32 colour photographs

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New Chitral 1895: An Episode of the Great Game

Product no.: 978-1-78155-618-4

The story of the siege and subsequent relief of Chitral in 1895; an episode of Britain’s ‘Great Game’ with Russia.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 224 pages - 61 black-and-white illustrations

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New Operational Test: Honing the Edge

Product no.: 978-1-78155-571-2

The inside story of how combat aircraft are tested, told by two experienced military evaluators.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 224 pages - 64 colour and 42 black-and-white photographs

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New Britain's Victory, Denmark's Freedom: Danish Volunteers in Allied Air Forces During the Second

Product no.: 978-1-78155-603-0

On 9 April 1940, Nazi Germany occupied Denmark. Not everyone accepted the surrender. Abroad, Danish nationals mobilised to fight back, and more than 250 men and women volunteered for Allied air forces, serving all over the world. This book offers the most comprehensive account of their story ever written.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 30 black-and-white photographs

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New Battle for the Channel: The First Month of the Battle of Britain 10 July-10 August 1940

Product no.: 978-1-78155-625-2

With the 76th anniversary of the Battle of Britain upon us, Battle for the Channel details how close the country came to a Nazi invasion.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 352 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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New The Sirdar and the Khalifa: Kitchener’s Reconquest of Sudan 1896-98

Product no.: 978-1-78155-588-0

The story of Kitchener’s re-conquest of the Sudan and the avenging of the death of General Charles ‘Chinese’ Gordon.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 68 colour illustrations - 7 maps

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New Monte Cassino January-May 1944: The Legend of the Green Devils

Product no.: 978-1-78155-602-3

A gripping day-to-day account of the Allied plan to capture Rome that led to a four-month bloodbath.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 176 pages - 75 black-and-white and 45 colour photographs
 

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New Messerschmitt Bf 109: The Design and Operational History

Product no.: 978-1-78155-586-6

A detailed development and service history of the Messerschmitt Bf 109.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 120 black-and-white photographs

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New Maritime Royalty: The Queen Mary and the Cunard Queens

Product no.: 978-1-78155-567-5

A grand salute to the great Queen Mary on the occasion of her 80th anniversary of her maiden crossing.

225 x 248 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 65 black-and-white and 114 colour photographs

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New The Last Years of Steam Around the Midlands: From the Photographic Archive of the Late A. J. Maund

Product no.: 978-1-78155-614-6


A unique collection of unpublished photographs from the 1950s and 1960s covering the railways around the Midlands.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - colour photographs throughout

 

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New The Last Years of Steam in Shropshire and the Severn Valley

Product no.: 978-1-78155-613-9


Covering most of the most of the railways of Shropshire and following the River Severn down to the Bewdley area, this evocative book largely uses the photographs taken by the author and his father on their travels from the late 50s until the end of Steam in the late 1960s.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 197 colour photographs

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New Trajan's Column

Product no.: 978-1-78155-403-6

The ultimate study of and guide to, this remarkable relic of Ancient Rome.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 406 pages - 100 black-and-white photographs

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