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Wars and Battles of the Roman Republic

Product no.: 978-1-78155-305-3

The first book to cover the social and political causes and consequences of Rome’s major conflicts on land and sea during the Republican period.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 40 b/w and colour illustrations and maps

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The Diary of a Cotswold Parson

Product no.: 978-1-78155-468-5

This ever-popular diary sheds new light on the social history of early19th Century Cotswold life.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 240 pages - 53 black-and white and 26 colour illustrations

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The Daughters of George III

Product no.: 978-1-78155-485-2

Biographies of the six beautiful daughters of George III.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 304 pages - 25 black-and-white illustrations

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Everyday Life of a Soldier on Hadrian's Wall

Product no.: 978-1-78155-364-0

What would life have been like as a Roman soldier on Hadrian's Wall?

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 176 pages - 21 black-and-white drawings and maps and 34 colour illustrations

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Escape and Liberation, 1940-45: The Classic Escapes from Nazi Germany

Product no.: 978-1-78155-128-8


Captivating and exciting stories of RAF prisoners of war escaping from infamous hellholes such as Colditz Castle.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 224 pages

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Living the Dream: Fleetwood Town's Six Promotions in Ten Years

Product no.: 978-1-78155-477-7

The remarkable football story of Fleetwood Town and it's six League One promotions in ten years.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 32 colour photographs

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At Close Quarters: SOE Close-Combat Pistol Instructor Colonel Hector Grant-Taylor

Product no.: 978-1-78155-320-6

A fascinating biography of a hidden, mysterious man who would later become a Special Forces war hero, leaving a distinctive legacy.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 176 pages • 30 b/w photographs
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The Chamberlains: Joseph, Austen and Neville 1836-1940

Product no.: 978-1-78155-447-0

A compelling study of the roles played and the influence exerted in British politics by the Chamberlain dynasty – Joseph, Austen and Neville.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 184 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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Howard’s Whirlybirds: Howard Hughes’ Amazing Pioneering Helicopter Exploits

Product no.: 978-1-78155-419-7

The first to reveal how movie mogul Howard Hughes’ aircraft division emerged from a hobby shop into an empire to be later sold for $490 million.

234x 156 mm • paperback • 240 pages • 30 b/w photographs
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Thunderbolt to War: An American Fighter Pilot in England

Product no.: 978-1-78155-456-2

The story of Clint Sperry- an American fighter pilot in P47 Thunderbolts, stationed in England during the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 272 pages - 118 black-and-white illustrations

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A Detailed History of RAF Manston: 1931-40 Arise to Protect

Product no.: 978-1-78155-095-3

The second volume of this superb three-volume series detailing the history of Britain's most distinguished RAF station.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 50 black-and-white photographs

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Rapid Rundown: RAF Operations in the Middle and Far East 1945-1948

Product no.: 978-1-78155-341-1

The first detailed account of RAF operations in the Middle East and Far East regions following VJ-Day in the Second World War.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 304 pages - 200 b/w photographs

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The Boulton Paul Balliol: The Last Merlin-Powered Aircraft

Product no.: 978-1-78155-361-9

The Boulton Paul Balliol was the last Merlin-powered aircraft although it started life as the world’s first turbo-trainer.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 164 black-and-white photographs

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Irish Aces of the RFC and the RAF in the First World War: The Lives Behind the Legends

Product no.: 978-1-78155-486-9

6000 Irish men and women served with the Allied air services during the First World War. This is their story.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 24 black-and-white photographs

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Operation Tonga: The Glider Assault: 6 June 1944

Product no.: 978-1-78155-397-8

The Glider Pilot Regiment's role in the first stage of the airborne assault in the Normandy landings in June 1944.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 176 pages •  31 b/w photographs

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Thor Ballistic Missile: The United States and the United Kingdom in Partnership

Product no.: 978-1-78155-481-4

The story of how the first US inter-ballistic missile was installed on sites all over the UK in the late 50s and early 60s.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 240 pages - 70 black-and-white illustrations and profiles

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Defending Norfolk: The Military Landscape from Prehistory to the Present

Product no.: 978-1-78155-499-9

The first comprehensive account of Norfolk’s fortifications, defensible structures and military heritage.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 114 black-and-white illustrations and photographs

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Short Stirling: The First of the RAF Heavy Bombers

Product no.: 978-1-78155-473-9

The definitive work on this iconic bomber that paved the way for the Handley Page Halifax and Avro Lancaster.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 416 pages - 400 black-and-white photographs

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A Flying Life: An Enthusiast’s Photographic Record of British Aviation in the 1930s

Product no.: 978-1-78155-446-3


The golden pre-war age of British flying caught by the cameras of amateur enthusiasts.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 256 pages - 300 black and white photographs

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A Book of Cats: Literary, Legendary and Historical

Product no.: 978-1-78155-490-6

Cat lovers everywhere will love this charming look at the cat in history and literature.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 65 black-and-white illustrations

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Post-War on the Liners

Product no.: 978-1-78155-359-6

The story of the great post-war era of liner travel across both continents and companies, from Cunard to P & O and from luxury liners to 100-berth transport ships.

225 x 248 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 132 black-and-white and colour photographs

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The Rise of the Bomber: RAF-Army Planning 1919 to Munich 1938

Product no.: 978-1-78155-493-7

The story of how the RAF based its inter-war defence strategy on weapons of mass destruction and why it failed.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 304 pages - 3 maps - 83 black-and-white photographs

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The Ultimate Flying Wings of the Luftwaffe

Product no.: 978-1-78155-372-5

Impossible to detect by radar or intercepted by fighters, the Luftwaffe embarked on top secret projects to create supersonic and stealth flying wings to end the war.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 248 pages - 133 black-and-white technical drawings

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Children's Voices of the Second World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-380-0

A moving and evocative account of how the War affected children in varying circumstances - from evacuees to victims of violence.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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Bloody Paralyser: The Giant Handley Page Bombers of the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-080-9

The gripping story of the giant Handley Page bombers of the First World War in the words of their crews.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 208 pages - 39 black-and-white photographs

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Food and Farming in Prehistoric Britain

Product no.: 978-1-78155-508-8

The lost cooking techniques of Stone Age and Iron Age Britain are brought vividly back to life: ideal for the historian and cook.

234 x 156 mm | hardback | 176 pages | 32 colour and 59 black-and-white illustrations

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The Little Blitz: The Luftwaffe's last attack on London

Product no.: 978-1-78155-308-4

The first book to examine the "Little Blitz" of January 1944 and its effect on London.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 22 b/w photographs

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Roman Women: The Women who influenced the History of Rome

Product no.: 978-1-78155-287-2

The first book to examine the social and political effects that women - both the virtuous and scheming - had on Rome.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 240 pages - 40 black-and-white illustrations

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Delivery weight: 800 g

Munich Playground: The Nazi Leadership at Rest and Play

Product no.: 978-1-78155-454-8

A unique book which shows—with grim humour—how Hitler's Nazi's imposed themselves on a city long associated with pleasure.

234 x 156 - hardback - 192 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs
 

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The Avro Manchester: The legend Behind the Lancaster

Product no.: 978-1-78155-285-8

The definitive book about the Avro Manchester - the bomber that was to lead to the 'war-winning' Lancaster.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 512 pages - 190 black-and-white photographs

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Belfast '69: Bombs, Burnings and Bigotry

Product no.: 978-1-78155-395-4

A devastating analysis of how the events of August 1969 fuelled lasting conflict in Northern Ireland.

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

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Wartime Bombing Decoys in Wales

Product no.: 978-1-78155-233-9

The fascinating story of how Nazi bombers were diverted from their intended targets in Wales.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 224 pages - 270 black-and-white and colour photographs

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Haunted Second World War Airfields Volume Two: East Anglia to Wales

Product no.: 978-1-78155-098-4

A survey of the paranormal and haunted happenings on Second World War airfields in the UK.


234 x 145 mm - paperback - 352 pages - 94 black-and-white photographs and maps

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99 Years of Coaching: The Story of Sheasby’s South Dorset Coaches

Product no.: 978-1-78155-425-8

A pictorial history of this famous South Dorset coach company throughout its ninety-nine history.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 151 black-and-white photographs

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British Trolleybuses in Colour: The Last Decade: 1961-1972

Product no.: 978-1-78155-450-0

A unique record of trolleybuses nationwide charting not only the demise of this form of transportation in the UK, but also important changes in society.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 158 colour photographs

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British Bombing Policy during the Second World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-471-5

"Attacks on the chemical industry would have sufficed without the impact of purely military events, to render Germany defenceless." Albert Speer

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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