Part of the Weapons of War series, this book features more than 150 color and black & white illustrations and photographs as well as detailed specifications about small arms from 1870-1950.
The lessons learned when the Lexington was lost at Coral Sea forged a turning point in World War II. A new era in naval warfare is the legacy of the "Lady Lex."
The history of United States Air Force, from its beginnings in 1907 as the Aeronautical Division of US Army's Signal Corps through its growth into the foremost aerial armed force it is
First published in 1956, when it won the inaugural Duff Cooper Prize, Alan Moorehead's book is still regarded as the definitive work on this tragic episode of the Great War.
Downstream is a history and celebration of swimmers’ relationship with the River Thames. Weaving from the source in Gloucestershire 215 miles across to the North Sea, the book tells the story of