Iranian Ways of War From Cyrus the Great to Qassam Soleimani
ISBN: HB: 9781787380349, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
320 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! This book traces the long history of Iran's wars, and the evolution of the Islamic Republic's military trajectory since 1979. Ahmed Hashim draws on Farsi, Arabic and European sources to explore Iran's efforts to create modern a...
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30.00 GBP
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Small Wars Too Big to Ignore
ISBN: HB: 9781849040822, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
320 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! The end of the Cold War and the (then) receding threat of global nuclear conflagration were meant to usher in a 'peace dividend': concomitantly warfare would decline as states devoted themselves to making money and providing fo...
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25.00 GBP
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Origins of Victory How Disruptive Military Innovation Determines the Fates of Great Powers
ISBN: PB: 9780300280098, ISBN: HB: 9780300234091, Yale University Press, November 2024
568 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
How the character of war is changing and how militaries can successfully adapt to meet the challenge. This book by military strategist Andrew F. Krepinevich, Jr., is the definitive take on the race for military dominance in the twenty-first century...
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Occupation Russian Rule in South-Eastern Ukraine
ISBN: HB: 9781911723080, Hurst Publishers, November 2024
248 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! A disturbing account of how Russia is seeking to remake occupied Ukraine in its own image, once and for all. In September 2022, at a grandiose ceremony in the Kremlin, President Putin announced the incorporation into the Russ...
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Oxford's War 1939-1945
ISBN: HB: 9781851246137, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2024
408 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 35 colour illus., 10 black&white illus.
An extraordinary account of Oxford's role in the Second World War. Oxford played a unique part in the national endeavor to defend Britain in the Second World War. Thanks to its proximity to London, the city provided an alternative base for civil ser...
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30.00 GBP
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Arctic Convoys Bletchley Park and the War for the Seas
ISBN: PB: 9780300279351, ISBN: HB: 9780300269444, Yale University Press, October 2024
334 pp., 19,6x12,7 cm, 24 black&white illus.
An incisive account of the Arctic convoys, and the essential role Bletchley Park and Special Intelligence played in Allied success. Between 1941 and 1945, more than eight hundred shiploads of supplies were delivered to the Soviet Union protected by...
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11.99 GBP
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Putin's War on Ukraine Russia's Campaign for Global Counter-Revolution
ISBN: PB: 9781805260158, ISBN: HB: 9781787388512, Hurst Publishers, October 2024
624 pp., 19,8x12,9 cm
For sale in CIS only! Why did Putin invade Ukraine? Eight years after annexing Crimea, Russia embarked on a full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. Vladimir Putin viewed this attack on a neighbour as a legacy-defining mission, which sought...
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Who Will Defend Europe? An Awakened Russia and a Sleeping Continent
ISBN: HB: 9781911723486, Hurst Publishers, October 2024
280 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Europe is sleepwalking into disaster. Who will rouse it to face the Russian threat? Who will defend Europe? The answer should be obvious: Europe should be able to defend itself. Yet, for decades, most of the continent enjoyed...
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Dark Path The Structure of War and the Rise of the West
ISBN: HB: 9780300270686, Yale University Press, September 2024
448 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 11 black&white illus.
From an esteemed military historian, a sweeping history of the revolutions in war-fighting that have shaped the modern world. Heraclitus wrote that "war is the father of all", and it has formed much of the modern world. Although the fundamental nat...
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Why I Became an X Troop Commando A Life of Colin Anson, the German who Fought for Churchill
ISBN: PB: 9780300279511, Yale University Press, September 2024
240 pp., 19,7x12,7 cm, 16 black&white illlus., 1 map
A fascinating and moving biography of Colin Anson, the German refugee who became an elite British commando. Born in Germany in 1922, Colin Anson's (Claus Ascher) childhood was marked by the trials of Nazism. His father was arrested by the Gestapo i...
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