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Amber Books Spring 2020

ben hubbard

Contents
January 2020 2
February 2020 3
March 2020 5
April 2020 11
May 2020 12
June 2020 14
Best-Selling Backlist Titles 15

alastair horne

eBooks
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january 2020 Publication German Paratroopers
general editor:
Kriegsmarine chris mc NAB
German Paratroopers focuses on the
general editor: actions of German airborne forces
robert jackson during World War II. It describes the German Paratroopers
Kriegsmarine is an illustrated history battles over the Low Countries in 257 x 190mm (10 x 7½”)
of Germany’s naval forces before 1940, the seizure of Crete in 1941, 176pp
and during World War II, from the Kriegsmarine 250 b/w photos
257 x 190mm (10 x 7½”)
fighting on the Eastern Front and later
successes of World War I, the years in Italy – most famously at the battle 40,000 words
of rebuilding after the Treaty of 176pp ISBN: 978-1-78274-951-6
250 b/w photos for Monte Cassino in 1944. Drawing
Versailles, the rebirth of the U-boat £19.99
40,000 words together rare images, the book also
fleet and the new pocket battleships, ISBN: 978-1-78274-952-3 includes the recruitment and training
and on to the early campaigns of £19.99 of paratroopers, as well as exploring
World War II, the U-boats’ initial their specialist equipment.
success before losses mounted, and
finally the small-scale actions that
characterised much of the navy’s
activity later in the war.

FEBRUARY 2020 Publication


Panzer Wehrmacht
general editors:
niall barr & russell hart general editor:
German armoured forces were a DR john pimlott
key component of the Wehrmacht’s The German Army of World War II is
Blitzkrieg tactics that quickly Panzer considered one of the best-organised
257 x 190mm (10 x 7½”) and most formidable military Wehrmacht
conquered Poland, the Low 257 x 190mm (10 x 7½”)
Countries and France before 1940. 176pp formations in history, sweeping
250 b/w photos all opposition away in the early 176pp
However, as the war progressed, 250 b/w photos
40,000 words years of the conflict. Featuring 250
the Allies learned how to counter ISBN: 978-1-78274-950-9 40,000 words
the German tactics, and in the final photographs, Wehrmacht provides a ISBN: 978-1-78274-953-0
£19.99 full illustrated history of the German
years German armour was on the £19.99
defensive. Panzer is an illustrated Army during World War II, from the
history of the German armoured recruiting drive pre-war to the major
forces throughout the conflict. campaigns and on to the final days of
the Reich.

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Luftwaffe Gladiator
general editor: ben hubbard
dr john pimlott Gladiator looks at life and service in
The Luftwaffe reigned supreme the Roman arenas from the origins
in the early years of World War II, of the games in the third century
developing new combined-arms Luftwaffe BCE through to their demise in the Gladiator
tactics to produce the Blitzkrieg that 257 x 190mm (10 x 7½”) fifth century CE. It explores the lives 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”)
quickly conquered Poland, the Low 176pp of the criminals, slaves, volunteers 224 pages
250 b/w photos and prisoners of war who became 200 colour illustrations, photographs
Countries and France. However,
40,000 words gladiators. It examines their training and maps
later in the war, it had to develop ISBN: 978-1-78274-954-7 50,000 words
new fighters to counter the Allied and the many different types of
£19.99 ISBN: 978-1-78274-945-5
bomber threat. Luftwaffe provides a gladiator they could become. From
£19.99
full pictorial record of the German Air Spartacus to female gladiators, this
Force, from the testing ground of the is a colourful, accessible study of
Spanish Civil War to the final days of the ancient world’s famous warrior
ben hubbard

the Reich. entertainers.

MARCH 2020 Publication


Stalingrad
will fowler Five Rings
In early October 1942 the German
Sixth Army realised that it had one
Miyamoto Musashi
Written around 1645, Miyamoto
last chance to break through the
Stalingrad Musashi’s Five Rings is a classic
Soviet lines and capture Stalingrad
246 x 190mm (9¾ x 7½”) Japanese work on mastery in
before exhaustion and the Russian Five Rings
192pp swordsmanship, leadership and
winter set in. Stalingrad: The Vital 264 x 195mm
120 col & b/w photos, 10 col maps conflict. Musashi was a swordsman,
7 Days examines this last attempt (10½ x 7¾”)
70,000 words philosopher and strategist, and today
by the Germans to win Stalingrad ISBN: 978-1-78274-936-3 96pp
his work remains of influence both
and how the Red Army managed to £19.99 8,0000 words
in martial arts and also the business
cling on against the odds, marking ISBN: 978-1-78274-943-1
world, too. Produced using beautiful £19.99
the turning point of the war on the
traditional Chinese bookbinding
Eastern Front.
techniques, Five Rings is presented
in an exquisite new translation.

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Rail Journeys Tigers
david ross paula hammond
Whether it is aboard the Orient Tigers occupy a variety of habitats
Express from London to Istanbul, including both tropical and evergreen
or travelling the Rocky Mountaineer forests, woodlands and mangrove
through the Canadian Rockies, Rail Journeys swamps, grasslands, savannah Tigers
or riding the Serra Verde Express 213 x 290mm (8¼ x 11½”) and rocky country. With fascinating 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”)
through the Brazilian rainforest, 224pp captions explaining how these 224pp
200 colour photographs 150 colour photographs
Rail Journeys takes the reader incredible animals hunt, rear their
10,000 words 10,000 words
through some of the most romantic young and survive in the wild, Tigers
ISBN: 978-1-78274-919-6 ISBN: 978-1-78274-965-3
and remarkable landscapes in £19.99 is a brilliant examination in 150
£19.99
the world. With 200 outstanding outstanding colour photographs of
colour photographs and arranged this beautiful creature.
by continent, the book is a feast of
spectacular vistas from the Trans-
Siberian to Senegal.

Penguins Elephants
tom jackson tom jackson
Penguins is an outstanding Elephants is an outstanding
collection of photographs showing collection of photographs and
these intriguing animals in their captions showing these majestic
natural habitat. It features a variety Penguins animals in their natural habitats. Elephants
of species, from the Emperor, 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) Featuring all the species and 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”)
224pp subspecies, from African bush 224pp
Chinstrap and Adelie penguins in
150 colour photographs 150 colour photographs
the Antarctic to the Magellanic, elephants to Asian pygmy
10,000 words 10,000 words
Southern Rockhopper and Yellow- elephants, the book explores how ISBN: 978-1-78274-966-0
ISBN: 978-1-78274-958-5 these fascinating animals hunt
crested Macaroni penguins of £19.99
£19.99
South America. With expert text and feed, reproduce and rear their
explaining how these animals hunt, young, compete, defend each other
feed and rear their young, this is a from predators, and protect the
brilliant examination in 170 colour herd. A beautiful examination of the
photographs. world’s largest land mammal.

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VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: London VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Ireland
alastair horne Martin J. Dougherty
In 200 outstanding images, Ireland presents more than
London celebrates this remarkable 200 outstanding photographs
capital city, from its world-famous celebrating the island’s most
landmarks to cobbled alleyways, VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: London evocative and beautiful places, VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Ireland
120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”)
from the dizzy heights of The whether in nature or man-made, 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”)
224pp 224pp
Shard and The Gherkin down to its from empty beaches to the Mourne
8,000 words 8,000 words
railway stations and deeper still to 200 col photos Mountains, from fishing villages to
alastair horne

the city’s jam-packed underground. Dublin’s elegant Georgian streets. 200 col photos
ISBN: 978-1-78274-875-5 ISBN: 978-1-78274-878-6
Ranging from both classic and £9.99 Featuring images from both the
£9.99
modern landmarks, this book Republic and Northern Ireland,
covers everything from parks to the book ranges widely across
Harrods to Wimbledon tennis. landscapes and history.

VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Scotland VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Thailand


Claudia Martin Narisa Chakrabongse
Scotland is a fascinating exploration At the heart of Southeast Asia,
of the most magnificent country of the kingdom of Thailand is full
the British Isles. From the Georgian of diversity, created by its long
houses of Edinburgh’s New Town to history and successive kingdoms. VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Thailand
Renowned for food, beaches, 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”)
the Victorian grandeur of Glasgow, VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Scotland 224pp
from the Highlands to the many 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”) friendly people and a relaxed
8,000 words
CLAUDIA MARTIN lochs and the remote islands in 224pp lifestyle, Thailand shows just how 200 col photos
the Hebrides, the book is packed 8,000 words much there is to explore. Featuring ISBN: 978-1-78274-942-4
with more than 200 spectacular 200 col photos street markets and floating £9.99
photographs and expert captions. ISBN: 978-1-78274-877-9 markets, riding an elephant to
Presented in a handy, pocket-sized £9.99 travelling by tuk-tuk, ancient cities
landscape format, Scotland is a and historic temples, Thailand
stunning collection of images. is packed with more than 200
spectacular colour photographs.

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VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Norway APRIL 2020 Publication
Claudia Martin
From remote settlements within the
Arctic Circle to Oslo’s lively city life, IDENTIFICATION GUIDE:
from the northern lights to white
nights when the sun never sets,
Aircraft of World War I
from sculpture gardens to immense VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Norway
bridges linking the country’s many
Jack Herris & Bob Pearson
120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”)
Illustrated with detailed artworks
islands, Norway is a fascinating 224pp
CLAUDIA MARTIN
of aircraft and their markings, the IDENTIFICATION GUIDE:
exploration of this increasingly 8,000 words Aircraft of World War I
Identification Guide: Aircraft of World
popular tourist destination. With 200 col photos 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
ISBN: 978-1-78274-959-2 War I is a comprehensive study of the
captions explaining the story 192pp
£9.99 aircraft that fought in the Great War.
behind each entry, Norway is a 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos
Arranged chronologically by theatre
stunning collection of images 50,000 words
and campaign, this book offers a ISBN: 978-1-78274-948-6
celebrating this striking country.
complete organizational breakdown £9.99
of the units on all the fronts. Each
campaign includes a compact history
of the role and impact of aircraft on
the course of the conflict.

VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Canada


norah myers IDENTIFICATION GUIDE:
Presented in a handy pocket-
sized landscape format and with Soviet Tank Units 1939–45
captions explaining the story
behind each entry, Canada is a
david porter
Packed with 250 full-colour artworks
stunning collection of images VISUAL EXPLORER GUIDE: Canada and photographs with exhaustive IDENTIFICATION GUIDE: Soviet
celebrating this beautiful country. 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”) Tank Units 1939–45
specifications, Soviet Tank Units,
From the Rocky Mountains to the 224pp 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
NORAH MYERS
1939–45 offers a highly illustrated
fishing towns of Nova Scotia, from 8,000 words 192pp
guide to the main armoured fighting
bears to moose to making maple 200 col photos 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos
ISBN: 978-1-78274-960-8 vehicles used by the Red Army
syrup, from prairies to Toronto city 50,000 words
£9.99 during the conflict. This compact
life to Inuit culture, the book is ISBN: 978-1-78274-947-9
volume includes sample unit £9.99
packed with stunning locations and
structures and orders of battle from
fascinating facts.
company up to corps level, providing
an organizational context for key
campaigns throughout the war.

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Egypt Greece
trevor naylor From remote villages nestled among
Ranging from desert monasteries to the countryside to lively holiday
the trade on the Suez Canal, from resorts, from the Acropolis of Athens
mausoleums hidden for centuries to Ancient Olympia, from stunning
to medieval souks to urban life Egypt beaches to awe-inspiring mountains, Greece
today, Egypt takes the reader from 213 x 290mm (8¼ x 11½”) Greece is a fascinating exploration 213 x 290mm (8¼ x 11½”)
the mountains to the sea, from the 224pp of a country that can offer surprises 224pp
desert to the city, from the ancient 200 col photographs and a true sense of discovery. With 200 col photographs
to the modern. Featuring 200 colour 10,000 words 200 outstanding images and expert 10,000 words
ISBN: 978-1-78274-976-9 captions, this is a wonderfully iSBN; 978-1-78274-975-2
photographs and captions explaining
£19.99 colourful coffee table book. £19.99
the fascinating stories behind each
image, Egypt is a stunning portrait of
an ancient and modern land.

MAY 2020 Publication


Norway
Cold War Plans that Never Happened claudia martin
MICHAEL KERRIGAN From remote settlements within the
From a NATO nuclear attack on Arctic Circle to Oslo’s lively city life,
the Soviet Union to a Warsaw Pact from the northern lights to white
land assault on Western Europe, nights when the sun never sets, from Norway
from building an electric fence Cold War Plans That sculpture gardens to immense bridges 213 x 290mm (8¼ x 11½”)
between North and South Vietnam Never Happened linking the country’s many islands, 224pp
to constructing a US base on the 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Norway is a fascinating exploration 200 col photographs
192pp of this increasingly popular tourist 10,000 words
Moon – it may sound unlikely, but CLAUDIA MARTIN

50 b/w & col illustrations; 200 b/w ISBN: 978-1-78274-977-6


during the Cold War these operations destination. With captions explaining
& col pics £19.99
and others were seriously considered the story behind each entry, Norway
60,000 words
by both sides. Cold War Plans That ISBN: 978-1-78274-969-1 is a stunning collection of images
Never Happened tells the stories £19.99 celebrating this striking country.
of some of the most outrageous
operations that could have changed
the course of history.

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Classic titles
JUNE 2020 Publication
TECHNICAL GUIDE:
German Fighters of World War II
thomas newdick
Arranged by type, German Fighters of
World War II offers a highly illustrated Welcome to Amber’s list of available classic titles. These books combine engaging text with full-
guide to the most important fighters Technical Guide:
German Fighters of World War II colour photographs, illustrations and, where appropriate, detailed maps and annotated artworks to
used by the Luftwaffe during the
conflict. From the invasion of France
216 x 170mm (8½ x 6¾”) provide an irresistible package at affordable prices. From exquisitely produced classic texts
128 pages
to North Africa, from Operation to humour books, from titles on petcare to human anatomy, from medieval warfare to rock & roll
33,000 words
Barbarossa to the Fall of Berlin, 120 artworks and 20 photographs to Hollywood history, there will be something in our list of published titles for everyone.
each of the 120 profile artworks ISBN: 978-1-78274-970-7
includes authentic markings and £16.99
colour schemes, while every separate
model is accompanied by detailed Young Adult
specifications.

Warriors of the Warriors of the Dinosaurs: The World’s Most Sharks & Predators
Ancient World Medieval World Terrifying Creatures of the Deep
Martin J. Dougherty Paula Hammond VERONICA ROSS SUSAN BARRACLOUGH
254 x 197mm (10 x 7¾”) 254 x 197mm (10 x 7¾”) 192pp 213 x 290mm (8½ x 11½”)
128pp, 16,000 words 128pp, 16,000 words 213 x 290mm (8½ x 11½”) 192pp
110 col a/ws and photos 110 col a/ws and photos 250 col a/ws 250 col a/ws
ISBN: 978-1-78274-446-7 ISBN: 978-1-78274-447-4 43,000 words 30,000 words
£9.99 Hardback £9.99 Hardback ISBN: 978-1-78274-583-9 ISBN: 978-1-78274-584-6
TECHNICAL GUIDE: £14.99 Hardback £14.99 Hardback

German Bombers of World War II


thomas newdick
Organised chronologically by type,
German Bombers of World War II
offers a highly illustrated guide to the Technical Guide:
main types of aircraft used by the German Bombers of World War II Chinese Bound Series
216 x 170mm (8½ x 6¾”)
German Luftwaffe during the conflict.
128 pages
Including 120 colour artworks and full 33,000 words
technical specifications, all the major 120 artworks and 20 photographs
and many minor types are featured, ISBN: 978-1-78274-971-4
including dive-bombers, two-seater £16.99
bombers, ground attack aircraft, night
bombers, strategic bombers and
maritime bombers.

The Art of War Illustrated Chinese Characters: The Art Chinese Proverbs: The Tao Te Ching
SUN TZU and Meaning of Hànzì Wisdom of Cheng Yu LAO TZU
264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) JAMES TRAPP JAMES TRAPP 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”)
Extent: 160pp Format: 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) Extent: 96pp
Word count: 35,000 words Extent: 96pp Extent: 96pp Word count: 12,000 words
Illustrations: 40 colour artworks and Illustrations: 90 b/w artworks Illustrations: 90 b/w artworks ISBN: 978-1-78274-322-4
battle maps Word count: 5,000 words Word count: 5,000 words £14.99 Chinese-bound Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-78274-676-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-766-6 ISBN: 978-1-78274-723-9
£19.99 Chinese-bound Hardback £14.99 Chinese-bound Hardback £14.99 Chinese-bound Hardback

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Gift Books

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FAT CATS
I Ching Chinese Astrology Tai Chi Confucius's
264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) JaMeS traPP BirinDer teMBer The Analects
extent: 96pp 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 264 x 195mm (101⁄2 x 73⁄4 ”)
illustrations: 64 black and red extent: 96pp extent: 96pp extent: 96pp Pugs on Rugs Pugs in Space Cats in Hats Fat Cats
Word count: 30,000 words JaCK ruSSell JaCK ruSSell Kat SCratChing Kat SCratChing
Chinese characters illustrations: 85 b/w artworks illustrations: 200 b/w artworks
iSBn: 978-1-78274-372-9 153 x 153mm (6 x 6”) 153 x 153mm (6 x 6”) 153 x 153mm (6 x 6”) 153 x 153mm (6 x 6”)
Word count: 5,000 words Word count: 8,000 words Word count: 5,600 words
£14.99 Chinese-bound hardback 96pp, 3,000 words 96pp 96pp, 3,000 words 96pp, 3,000 words
iSBn: 978-1-78274-721-5 iSBn: 978-1-78274-722-2 iSBn: 978-1-78274-749-9
45 colour photomontages 45 col photos or photomontages 45 colour photomontages 45 colour photomontages
£14.99 Chinese-bound hardback £14.99 Chinese-bound hardback £14.99 Chinese-bound hardback
iSBn: 978-1-78274-431-3 3,000 words iSBn: 978-1-78274-430-6 iSBn: 978-1-78274-429-0
£6.99 hardback iSBn: 978-1-78274-512-9 £6.99 hardback £6.99 hardback
£6.99 hardback

The Art of War Bushido: The Code of the Tao Te Ching Haiku Pawfect Friends Cats in Baskets Dogs in Cars
(New Translation) Samurai lao tZu hart larraBee (tranSlator) 153 x 153mm (6 x 6”) 120 x 213mm (4¾ x 8½”) 120 x 213mm (4¾ x 8½”)
Sun tZu inaZo nitoBe 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 264 x 196mm (10½ x 7¾”) 96 pages 96 pages 96 pages
265 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 96pp, 12,000 words 96pp 90 colour photographs 90 colour photographs 90 colour photographs
96pp, 12,000 words 96pp, 34,000 words iSBn: 978-1-78274-322-4 90 haiku in Japanese script iSBn: 978-1-78274-586-0 iSBn: 978-1-78274-545-7 iSBn: 978-1-78274-546-4
iSBn: 9781907446788 iSBn: 978-1-78274-484-9 £14.99 Chinese bound hardback 2,500 words £6.99 hardback £7.99 hardback £7.99 hardback
£14.99 Chinese bound hardback £14.99 Chinese bound hardback iSBn: 978-1-78274-387-3
£14.99 Chinese bound hardback

Mini Encyclopedias

The Prophet Astrology The Kama Sutra


Kahlil giBran MariSa St. Clair 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”)
264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾”) 96pp Guitar Chords Minerals and Gemstones Stars and Planets Dinosaurs
extent: 96pp extent: 96pp 5,000 words teD Fuller DaViD CooK & WenDy KirK gileS SParroW gerrie McCall
Word count: 12,000 words illustrations: 85 b/w artworks 50 col artworks 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”)
iSBn: 978-1-78274-742-0 Word count: 8,000 words iSBn: 978-1-909160-22-4 320pp, 60,000 words 320pp, 60,000 words 320pp, 60,000 words 320pp, 60,000 words
£14.99 Chinese-bound hardback iSBn: 978-1-78274-677-5 £19.99 Chinese bound hardback 300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws
£14.99 Chinese-bound hardback iSBn: 978-1-78274-378-1 iSBn: 978-1-78274-259-3 iSBn: 978-1-78274-260-9 iSBn: 978-1-78274-384-2
£9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound

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Bugs Mammals Pets The World of Birds Classic Superbikes Classic Cars World’s Worst Weapons World’s Worst Inventions
Paula Hammond Chris McNab CLAUDIA MARTIN Michael Wright alan dowds richard gunn Martin J. Dougherty JACK WATKINS
163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”) 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”) 120 x 161mm (4½ x 6½”) 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”)
320pp, 60,000 words 320pp, 60,000 words 320pp 320pp, 60,000 words 320pp 320pp 320pp, 35,000 words 320pp; 35,000 words
300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws 225 col a/ws, 120 col photos 225 col photos, 150 col & b/w a/ws 300 col a/ws & b/w photos 150 colour photographs and 150
ISBN: 978-1-78274-324-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-385-9 60,000 words ISBN: 978-1-78274-323-1 40,000 words 40,000 words ISBN: 978-1-78274-364-4 colour a/ws
£9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound ISBN: 978-1-78274-941-7 £9.99 Flexibound ISBN: 978-1-78274-915-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-916-5 £9.99 Flexibound ISBN: 978-1-78274-553-2
£9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound

Music

Marine Life Human Body American Classic Cars Modern Small Arms
Giles Sparrow Jane de Burgh RICHARD NICHOLLS CHRIS McNAB
163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”)
320pp, 60,000 words 320pp, 60,000 words Extent: 320 pages Extent: 320pp
300 col a/ws 300 col a/ws Word count: 60,000 words Word count: 60,000 words
ISBN: 978-1-78274-445-0 ISBN: 978-1-78274-377-4 Illustrations: 300 colour and b/w Illustrations: 280 colour artworks Best-Selling Albums Guitar Chords The Guitar Book Ukulele for Beginners
£9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound photos & artworks ISBN: 978-1-78274-216-6 DAN AUTY & Others Ted Fuller Charlotte Greig Tom Fleming
ISBN: 978-1-78274-217-3 £9.99 Flexibound 266 x 266mm (10½ x 10½”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 295 x 234mm (11½ x 9¼”) 285 x 220mm (11¼ x 8¾”)
£9.99 Flexibound 256pp, 60,000 words 320pp, 60,000 words 496pp, 100,000 words 144pp, 20,000 words
220 col photos 300 col a/ws 1,500 col photos & 1,000 diagrams 150 col artworks and photos
ISBN: 978-1-78274-298-2 ISBN: 978-1-78274-378-1 ISBN: 9781782744726 ISBN: 978-1-78274-518-1
£19.99 Hardback £9.99 Flexibound £24.99 Paperback £14.99 paperback

Military Jet Aircraft Tanks & Military Vehicles Military Vehicles Aircraft of World War II
MICHAEL SHARPE PHILIP TREWHITT CHRIS McNAB ROBERT JACKSON
163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 163 x 123mm (6½ x 4¾”) 120 x 161mm (4¾ x 6½”)
100 Best-Selling Albums 100 Best-Selling Albums 100 Best-Selling Albums
Extent: 320pp Extent: 320pp Extent: 320pp 320 pages; 40,000 words
of the 70s of the 80s of the 90s
Word count: 60,000 words Word count: 60,000 words Illustrations: 300 col a/ws 225 colour artworks and 120 colour
HAMISH CHAMP AND OTHERS PETER DODD AND OTHERS DAN AUTY AND OTHERS
Illustrations: 300 colour artworks Illustrations: 300 colour artworks Word count: 60,000 words and black-&-white photographs
184 x 210mm (7¼ x 8¼”) 184 x 210mm (7¼ x 8¼”) 184 x 210mm (7¼ x 8¼”)
ISBN: 978-1-78274-705-5 ISBN: 978-1-78274-706-2 ISBN: 978-1-78274-325-5 ISBN: 978-1-78274-555-6
224pp; 45,000 words 224pp; 45,000 words 224pp; 45,000 words
£9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound £9.99 Flexibound
100 colour photographs 100 colour photographs 100 colour photographs
ISBN: 978-1-78274-620-1 ISBN: 978-1-78274-621-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-622-5
£12.99 Hardback £12.99 Hardback £12.99 Hardback

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Medical Reference

Professor Peter Abrahams has practiced


medicine for more than 30 years and has
taught medicine and anatomy in various
international institutions, including the
University of London, the University of
Cambridge, and the University of Iowa. He has
also lectured in countries such as Egypt, Israel,
and Ghana and worked for the World Health
Organization. He has written and edited many
books, including Clinical Anatomy of Practical
Procedures, An Atlas of Normal Radiological
Anatomy, Essentials of Clinical Anatomy, and Where in the brain would you find the
An Imaging Atlas of Human Anatomy. hippocampus and what is its function? What
happens in the brain when we laugh? What’s
FRONT: MRI scan of a normal, healthy brain (BSIP SA/Alamy)
BACK: X-ray image of the brain produced by computed
the checklist for assessing the severity of a
tomography (Merznatalia/Depositphotos) brain injury? And how is Alzheimer’s different
from other dementias? In this accessible and
fascinating book, readers will learn the answers

Understanding Brain Function, to these questions and many more.

Thought, and Personality How the Brain Works takes the reader from
the physiology of the brain through to its
processes—such as what happens in the brain
while we sleep—and on to traumas, diseases,
and psychological conditions. From learning
about the blood vessels in the head to what
goes wrong when someone has a stroke, from
how the brain processes language to diagnosing
meningitis, from anorexia nervosa to post natal

General Editor: Professor Peter Abrahams


• An expert and comprehensive medical reference work on the depression, How the Brain Works expertly
physiology of the brain, brain disorders, and psycholgical illnesses explains the processes of the brain in a way that
we can all understand.
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World War II Abandoned Places Abandoned Cold War Places Haunted Places
workings of the human mind

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With more than 600 color photographs, medical
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Dark History of the American Dark History of the Tudors Kings & Queens of England: Kings & Queens of Europe
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China – A Dark History Dark History of Russia Troy Native American Warriors
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THE GREATEST

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as BBC History, The Guardian, The Daily
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IN HISTORY

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Combat Military History
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SAS and Elite Forces Guide:  SAS and Elite Forces Guide: SAS and Elite Forces Guide: SAS and Elite Forces Guide:
Manhunt Preparing to Survive Sniper Special Forces in Action The Samurai Warrior In The Footsteps of Alexander The Viking Warrior The Greatest Battles in History
Alexander Stilwell Chris McNab Martin J. Dougherty Alexander Stilwell Ben Hubbard Miles Doleac 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”)
Ben Hubbard
178 x 127mm (7 x 5”) 178 x 127mm (7 x 5”) 178 x 127mm (7 x 5”) 178 x 127mm (7 x 5”) 213 x 290mm (8¼ x 11½”) 213 x 290mm (8¼ x 11½”) 320pp
285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”)
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150 b/w artworks 160 b/w artworks 160 b/w artworks 150 b/w photos & artworks 200 colour illustrations, photographs 200 colour illustrations, photographs More than 400 maps, colour artworks
160 col & b/w photos
ISBN: 9781908273185 ISBN: 9781908696618 ISBN: 978-1-908696-63-2 ISBN: 978-1-908696-62-5 and maps and maps and photographs
50 line drawings & 10 col maps
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THE

THE SAMURAI WARRIOR


SAMURAI
FOR PROMOTIONAL USE ONLY
Examines key ideas such as service to one’s lord, ethics in battle,
the art of swordmanship and seppuku (ritual suicide)
WARRIOR
the golden age of japan’s elite fighters, 1560–1615

Discover the weapons of the samurai, including the longer katana


and short wakizashi swords; pole arms, such as the naginata and yari;
and missile weapons, such as the matchlock teppo and the fusetake yumi
compound bow

Learn about the different elements of samurai armour, including


the kabuto (helmet), hoate (mask), do (body armour), kusazuri (skirts),
suneate (shinguards) and haidate (thigh guards)

Ben H ubb a r d
Includes more than 200 artworks, photographs and maps

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Special Forces in Action Self-Defence: SAS Rescue Missions SAS in the Gulf War The Samurai Warrior The Medieval Knight The Viking Warrior Warriors of the World:
Alexander Stilwell How to Punch BARRY DAVIES STEVE CRAWFORD Ben Hubbard PHYLLIS G. JESTICE BEN HUBBARD The Ancient Warrior
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Martin J. Dougherty 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8¼”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) Martin J. Dougherty
224pp, 70,000 words 240 x 160mm (9½ x 6½”) Extent: 192pp Extent: 192pp 224 pages 224 pages 224 pages 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”)
180 col & b/w photos & a/ws 48pp, 10,000 words Illustrations: 120 col and b/w photos Word count: 60,000 words 50,000 words 50,000 words 50,000 words 224pp, 65,000 words
ISBN: 978-1-78274-254-8 50 line drawings Word count: 60,000 words Illustrations: 120 colour and b/w More than 200 colour illustrations, more than 200 colour artworks, more than 200 colour artworks, 35 col & b/w photos, 110 col
£19.99 Hardback ISBN: 978-1-78274-088-9 ISBN: 978-1-78274-752-9 photographs and maps photographs and maps photographs and maps photographs and maps & b/w a/ws
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Encyclopedia Fighting Techniques Fighting Techniques Fighting Techniques


SAS Undercover Operations SAS: From WWII to the Gulf How to Survive Anything, of Classic Warfare of the Medieval World of the Oriental World of Naval Warfare
MIKE RYAN War 1941–1992 Anywhere Jack Watkins (GENERAL EDITOR) Kelly DeVries & Others Christer Jorgensen & Others Rob S. Rice & Others
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) PETER DARMAN CHRIS McNAB 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”)
Extent: 192pp Format: 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 230 x 187mm (9 x 7½”) 320pp, 100,000 words 256pp, 80,000 words 256pp, 80,000 words 256pp, 80,000 words
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Illustrations: 120 colour and b/w Word count: 60,000 words Word count: 120,000 words ISBN: 9781907446917 b/w a/ws 100 b/w a/ws 100 b/w a/ws
photographs, maps, and artworks Illustrations: 155 colour and b/w Illustrations: 500 b/w a/ws £24.99 Hardback ISBN: 9781906626624 ISBN: 9781905704965 ISBN: 9781906626235
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The Wars of the Roses The Aztec, Inca & Maya Vikings Battles of the Crusades Cold War Plans American Battles Great Commanders History of the French
Martin J. Dougherty Empires Martin J. Dougherty KELLY DEVRIES & OTHERS That Never Happened & Campaigns of the American Civil War Foreign Legion
264 x 208mm (10 x 8”) Martin J. Dougherty 244 x 186mm (93⁄4 x 71⁄2”) 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) Michael Kerrigan Kevin J. Dougherty & Others Kevin J. Dougherty DAVID JORDAN
224pp, 60,000 words 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) 224pp Extent: 224pp 240 x 189 (9½ x 7½”) 264 x 208mm (9½ x 7½”) 264 x 202mm (10 x 8”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
200 b/w and colour photos, artworks Extent: 224pp 200 col & b/w photos & artworks Word count: 76,500 words 192pp, 50,000 words 240pp, 70,000 words 224pp, 60,000 words Extent: 192 pages; 60,000 words
and maps Word count: 50,000 words 62,000 words Illustrations: 20 col maps; 50 b/w & 50 b/w & col illus, 180 photos, 100 maps, 25 colour photos 160 col & b/w photos Illustrations: 120 b/w & col photos; 10
ISBN: 978-1-78274-239-5 Illustrations: 180 colour and b/w ISBN: 978-1-78274-061-2 col artworks; 160 b/w & col pics ISBN: 978-1-90827-378-9 ISBN: 978-1-78274-376-7 50 line drawings & 10 col maps colo maps
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The Knights Templar The Encyclopedia The Encyclopedia Ancient Peoples in Their Own
Amphibious Warfare Battles that Changed History Air Combat Land Combat
MICHAEL KERRIGAN of the Ancient Roman Empire of Ancient Greece Words
Ian Speller & Christopher Tuck Kelly DeVries & Others Thomas Newdick Martin J. Dougherty
244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) CARLOS GOMEZ (GENERAL EDITOR) CARLOS GOMEZ (GENERAL EDITOR) MICHAEL KERRIGAN
245 x 183mm (9¾ x 7¼”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 285 x 211mm (11¼ x 8¼”) 285 x 211mm (11¼ x 8¼”)
Extent: 224pp 285 x 255mm (11¼ x 9”) 285 x 255mm (11¼ x 9”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”)
192pp, 60,000 words 448pp, 160,000 words 320pp, 80,000 words 320pp, 80,000 words
Word count: 53,000 words Extent: 448pp Extent: 448pp Extent: 224pp
150 b/w photographs, 25 b/w line 600 col & b/w photos & a/ws 300 col a/ws and photographs 300 col a/ws and photographs
Illustrations: 180 b/w and colour Word count: 165,000 words Word count: 165,000 words Word count: 60,000 words
drawings ISBN: 978-1-906626-80-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-333-0 ISBN: 978-1-78274-334-7
photographs, diagrams and maps Illustrations: 400 colour photographs Illustrations: 400 colour photographs Illustrations: over 200 colour
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Military History

Tank Combat Infantry Combat


Christer Jorgensen & chris ANDREW WIEST & M.K. BARBIER
mann 245 x 183mm (9¾ x 7¼”)
245 x 183mm (9¾ x 7¼”) 176pp
176pp 60,000 words
Camouflage at War The Illustrated History The Illustrated History The Korean War 60,000 words; 150 b/w photos, 25 150 b/w photographs, 25 b/w line
Martin J. Dougherty of World War I of the Vietnam War JEREMY MAXWELL b/w line drawings drawings
268 x 205mm (10½ x 8”) Andrew Wiest Andrew Wiest & Chris McNab 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) ISBN: 978-1-78274-535-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-536-5
224pp, 60,000 words 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) 224pp £19.99 Paperback £19.99 Paperback
200 col & b/w photos and a/ws 256pp, 60,000 words 256pp, 60,000 words 50,000 words
ISBN: 978-1-78274-498-6 270 b/w photos & 60 col a/ws 250 colour photos and 30 colour a/ws 180 b/w and col photos and a/ws
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World War I

Stalin’s Secret Police The Downfall Hitler Youth Secret Operations


Rupert Butler of the Third Reich Brenda Ralph Lewis of World War II
The Illustrated History The Western Front The Western Front The Eastern Front 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Duncan Anderson 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) ALEXANDER STILWELL
of World War I 1917–1918 1914–1916 1914–1920 192pp, 65,000 words 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 192pp, 60,000 words 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7½”)
Andrew Wiest Andrew Wiest Michael S. Neiberg David Jordan & Michael S. Neiberg 100 b/w photographs 256pp, 70,000 words 120 b/w photos Extent: 224pp
244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) ISBN: 9781782743170 275 photos, artworks and maps ISBN: 9781782743682 Word count: 50,000 words
256pp, 60,000 words 224pp, 75,000 words 224pp, 75,000 words 224pp, 75,000 words £19.99 Paperback ISBN: 978-1-908696-53-3 £19.99 Paperback Illustrations: 180 b/w and colour
270 b/w photos & 60 col a/ws 150 b/w photos, 100 a/ws 150 b/w photos, 100 a/ws 150 b/w photos, 100 a/ws £14.99 Paperback photographs and artworks
ISBN: 978-1-78274-137-4 ISBN: 9781906626136 ISBN: 9781906626129 ISBN: 9781906626112 ISBN: 978-1-78274-632-4
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Naval Warfare Gallipoli & the Middle East The Balkans, Italy & Africa Illustrated Encyclopedia
Chronology of World War II Uniforms of World War II The German Soldier The Gestapo
1914–1918 1914–1818 1914–1918 Weapons of World War I
David Jordan Peter Darman in World War II Rupert Butler
Tim Benbow Edward J. Erickson David Jordan Chris Bishop
297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) Stephen Hart 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) pb
246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 246 x 195mm (9¾ x 7¾”) 276 x 220mm (10¾ x 8¾”)
160pp, 70,000 words 288pp, 80,000 words 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 192pp; 50,000 words
224pp,75,000 words 224pp, 75,000 words 224pp, 75,000 words 272pp, 65,000 words
300 col & b/w photos & a/ws 270 col a/ws 192pp, 60,000 words 120 black and white photos
150 b/w photos, 100 a/ws 150 b/w photos, 100 a/ws 150 b/w photos, 100 a/ws 600 col a/ws and photographs
ISBN: 978-1-78274-068-1 ISBN: 978-1-78274-329-3 120 b/w photos ISBN: 9781782743156
ISBN: 9781906626167 ISBN: 9781906626150 ISBN: 9781906626143 ISBN: 978-1-78274-141-1
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World War II

World War II Data Book: World War II Illustrated Atlas History of World War II Battle of Britain
The Third Reich DAVID JORDAN & ANDREW WIEST CHRIS McNAB JON LAKE
Chris McNab 264 x 202mm (10½ x 8”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”)
Hitler Rommel Churchill Stalin 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Extent: 256pp Extent: 448pp Extent: 256pp
Michael Kerrigan In His Own Words BRENDA RALPH LEWIS MICHAEL KERRIGAN 192pp; 50,000 words Word count: 80,000 words Word count: 85,000 words Word count: 60,000 words
264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”) John Pimlott (editor) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 71/3”) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7½”) 170 b/w photos, diagrams and maps Illustrations: 187 col maps, 52 Illustrations: 800 col & b/w photos, Illustrations: 50 colour and 250
224pp, 60,000 words 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Extent: 256 pages Extent: 224pp ISBN: 9781906626501 photographs colour artworks and colour maps black-&-white photographs, 30 colour
200 col & b/w photos & a/ws 192pp, 60,000 words Word count: 60,000 words Word count: 50,000 words £19.99 Paperback ISBN: 978-1-78274-736-9 ISBN: 978-1-78274-693-5 artworks
ISBN: 978-1-78274-494-8 120 b/w photographs Illustrations: 190 colour and black- Illustrations: 180 colour and b/w £19.99 Hardback £24.99 Paperback ISBN: 978-1-78274-747-5
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World War II Plans Kursk: The Vital 24 Hours Battle of the Bulge D-Day
that Never Happened WILL FOWLER DAVID JORDAN WILL FOWLER Fighting Techniques of a Fighting Techniques Enigma: How Breaking the Women at War in World War II
MICHAEL KERRIGAN 246 x 190mm (9¾ x 7½”) 246 x 190mm (9¾ x 7½”) 246 x 190mm (9¾ x 7½”) Japanese Infantryman 1941–45 of a U.S. Marine 1941–1945 Code Helped Win World War II BRENDA RALPH LEWIS
192pp 192pp Extent: 192 pages LEO J. DAUGHERTY III LEO J. DAUGHERTY III MICHAEL KERRIGAN 268 x 205mm (10½ x 8”)
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
120 col & b/w photos, 10 col maps 120 col & b/w photos, 10 col maps Word count: 70,000 words 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8¼in) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8¼in) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7½”) 256 pages
192pp
70,000 words 70,000 words Illustrations: 12 colour maps and 120 96 pages 96 pages 224pp 60,000 words
180 col & b/w photos, 50 a/ws
ISBN: 978-1-78274-884-7 ISBN: 978-1-78274-756-7 colour and b/w photographs 35,000 words; 50 artworks, 40 photos 35,000 words; 50 artworks, 40 50,000 words; 180 b/w and colour 300 colour and black-&-white photo-
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7th Armoured Division 1st SS Panzer Corps Visual Battle Guide: Visual Battle Guide:
at Villers-Bocage at Villers-Bocage FIfth Guards Tank Army at Kursk Das Reich­­­ at Kursk Campaigns of World War II: Campaigns of World War II: Campaigns of World War II:
Campaigns of World War II:
David Porter David Porter David Porter David Porter Germany’s Lightning War The Eastern Front The Italian Front The Pacific War
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) ADRIAN GILBERT DUNCAN ANDERSON & OTHERS ANDREW WIEST
MICHAEL E. HASKEW
192pp, 50,000 words 192pp 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9in) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”)
297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9in)
150 col a/ws & b/w photos 150 col a/ws & b/w photos 100 col & b/w a/ws & photos 100 col & b/w a/ws & photos 256pp 256 pages 256 pages
256 pages
ISBN: 9781908273772 ISBN: 9781908273765 ISBN: 9781907446610 ISBN: 9781907446627 70,000 words; 30 col & 180 b/w 70,000 words; 45 a/ws, 230 photos, 70,000 words; 65 maps and a/s,
70,000 words; 45 a/ws, 230 b/w
£19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback photos, 65 col a/ws 10 colour maps 210 b/w photos
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Order of Battle: German Order of Battle: The Red Order of Battle: Western Allied Fighting Techniques of a
Luftwaffe in WWII Army in WWII Forces of WWII Panzergrenadier 1941–45
Chris Bishop David Porter Michael E. Haskew MATTHEW HUGHES & CHRIS MANN
Stalingrad - The Infernal Kursk - The Greatest Tank Battle The Battle of the Bulge: Hitler’s Berlin: The Final Reckoning
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8¼in)
Cauldron M. K. BARBIER Last Hope KARL BAHM
192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words 96 pages
STEPHEN WALSH 285 x 213mm (11½ x 8½”) ROBIN CROSS 246 x 183mm (9½ x 7½”)
150 col & b/w photos & a/ws 150 col & b/w photos & a/ws 150 col & b/w photos & a/ws 35,000 words; 50 artworks, 40 photos
246 x 183mm (11½ x 8½”) 176pp 246 x 183mm (9½ x 7½”) 192pp
ISBN: 9781906626204 ISBN: 9781906626525 ISBN: 9781906626549 ISBN: 978-1-78274-599-0
176pp 60,000 words; 150 b/w photos and 192pp 60,000 words
£19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback £14.99 Paperback
60,000 words; 190 b/w photos and artworks 60,000 words; 150 b/w photos, 10 b/w 150 b/w photographs, 16-page colour
colour artworks ISBN: 978-1-78274-022-3 maps, 16-page colour insert of a/ws insert
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SS: Hell on the Western Front Weapons and Fighting Tactics SS: Roll of Infamy SS: Hell on the Eastern Front
The SS: Hitler’s Instrument Eastern Front in World War II Blitzkrieg: Hitler’s Lightning War Waffen-SS: Hitler’s Elite Chris Bishop of the Waffen-SS Christopher Ailsby Christopher Ailsby
of Terror WILL FOWLER in Photographs in Photographs 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Stephen Hart & RUSSELL HART 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
GORDON WILLIAMSON 245 x 204mm (9¾ x 8”) IAN BAXTER CHRISTOPHER AILSBY 192pp 60,000 words 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 192pp, 60,000 words 192pp, 60,000 words
295 x 234mm (11½ x 9¾”) 224pp 245 x 204mm (9¾ x 8”) 245 x 204mm (9¾ x 8”) 120 b/w photographs 192pp, 60,000 words 150 b/w photographs 120 b/w photos
304pp 50,000 words 224 pages 224 pages ISBN: 9781782743149 70 b/w photographs & 50 b/w a/ws ISBN: 9781782743132 ISBN: 9781782743675
110,000 words; 50 col & 220 b/w 450 black-and-white photographs 50,000 words 50,000 words; 500 b/w photographs £19.99 Paperback ISBN: 9781782743125 £19.99 Paperback £19.99 Paperback
photos, artworks and maps ISBN: 978-1-78274-559-4 350 black-and-white photographs ISBN: 978-1-78274-543-3 £19.99 Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-78274-028-5 £19.99 Paperback ISBN: 978-1-78274-542-6 £19.99 Paperback
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Aviation
SS Divisional Histories

Personal Accounts of the Battles of the Waffen-SS Drones Technical Guide:


Germany’s Secret Weapons Germany’s Secret Masterplan SS: Totenkopf SS: Wiking Waffen SS at War Gordon Willamson Martin J. Dougherty Japanese Aircraft of World War II
of World War II in World War II Chris Mann Rupert Butler Gordon Willamson 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) Thomas Newdick
ROGER FORD CHRIS McNAB 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 192pp, 60,000 words 224pp, 55,000 words 216 x 170mm (81⁄2 x 6¾”)
264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”) 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”) 192pp 192pp 192pp, 60,000 words 120 b/w photos 200 col a/ws and photographs 128 pages, 25,000 words
224pp 224pp 60,000 words 60,000 words 120 b/w photos ISBN: 9781782743705 ISBN: 978-1-78274-255-5 120 artworks and 15 photos
60,000 words; 200 b/w and colour 200 col & b/w photos and a/ws 110 b/w photos 110 b/w photos ISBN: 9781782743699 £19.99 Paperback £19.99 Hardback ISBN: 978-1-78274-474-0
photographs, diagrams and maps 60,000 words ISBN: 978-1-78274-251-7 ISBN: 978-1-78274-248-7 £19.99 Paperback £16.99 Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-909160-56-9 ISBN: 978-1-78274-244-9 £19.99 Paperback £19.99 Paperback
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FLYING THE
WORLD’S GREATEST
COMBAT
AIRCRAFT

FIRST-HAND ACCOUNTS
FROM THE PILOTS WHO FLEW
THEM IN ACTION

Flying the World’s Greatest Aviation Fact File: Aviation Fact File: Technical Drawings
Combat Aircraft Classic Military Aircraft Helicopters of Aircraft of World War II
SS: Leibstandarte James Bennett (EDITOR) Jim Winchester (editor) Jim Winchester (editor) Paul E. Eden (EDITOR)
SS: Das Reich SS: Hitlerjugend SS: Hitler’s Foreign Divisions
Rupert Butler 297 x 224mm (11¾ x 9”) 213 x 290mm (8½ x 11¾”) 213 x 290mm (8½ x 11½”) 297 x 228mm (11¾ x 9”)
Gregory L. Mattson Rupert Butler Chris Bishop
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 224pp 90,000 words 448pp; 120,000 words 256pp, 145,000 words 256pp, 50,000 words
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
192pp, 60,000 words 375 col & b/w photos 2000 colour photos and a/ws 2000 col & b/w photos & artworks 385 col photos and 116 line artworks
192pp, 60,000 words 192pp, 60,000 words 192pp, 60,000 words
110 b/w photos ISBN: 9781782744696 ISBN: 9781907446399 ISBN: 978-1-782740-87-2 ISBN: 978-1905704323
110 b/w photos 110 b/w photos 110 b/w photos
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Naval

Chronology of Aviation Modern Military Aircraft The Essential Aircraft The Essential Aircraft
Jim Winchester Thomas Newdick & Tom Cooper Identification Guide: Identification Guide:
297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Allied Fighters 1939–45 Allied Bombers 1939–45 Essential Submarine
160pp, 70,000 words 384pp, 100,000 words Christopher Chant Christopher Chant Submarines The World’s Greatest The World’s Greatest Aircraft
Chris Bishop Submarines Carriers Identification Guide:
300 col & b/w photos & a/ws 400 col & b/w a/ws & photos 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
270 x 215mm (10½ x 8½”) David Ross DAVID ROSS Kriegsmarine U-Boats
ISBN: 978-1-78274-067-4 ISBN: 978-1-78274-066-7 192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words
384 pp 120,000 words 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 1939–45
£14.99 Hardback £29.99 Hardback 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos
500 artworks and 80 photographs 224pp, 65,000 words 224pp Chris Bishop
ISBN: 9781905704699 ISBN: 9781905704705
ISBN: 978-1-78274-433-7 200 colour artworks and photographs 65,000 words 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”)
£19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback
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£19.99 Hardback ISBN: 978-1-78274-524-2 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos
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Small Arms

The Essential Aircraft The Essential Aircraft Air Combat Top 50 Military Aircraft
Identification Guide: Aircraft Identification Guide: Thomas Newdick THOMAS NEWDICK
of the Cold War 1945–1991 Carrier Aircraft 1917–Present 285 x 211mm (11¼ x 8¼”) 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”)
Thomas Newdick Thomas Newdick 320pp, 80,000 words 208 pages
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 300 col a/ws and photographs 40,000 words
192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words ISBN: 978-1-78274-333-0 300 artworks and photographs
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Glock Colt Pistols & Revolvers Rifles & Muskets
ISBN: 9781906626631 ISBN: 9781907446979 £19.99 Hardback
Chris McNab Michael E. Haskew Martin J. Dougherty Michael E. Haskew
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244 x 186mm (9½ x 7¼”) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7¼”) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7¼”) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7¼”)
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Aircraft Anatomy Dogfight Military Jet Aircraft Warplanes of World War II


PAUL EDEN & SOPH MOENG (GENERAL ROBERT JACKSON AND ROBERT JACKSON ROBERT JACKSON
EDITORS) JIM WINCHESTER 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7¼”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”)
297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 285 x 218mm (11¼ x 8½”) 256pp Extent: 256pp
Extent: 512pp; 100,000 words Extent: 224 pages 80 col & b/w photos & 100 col a/ws Word count: 60,000 words World’s Greatest Small Arms Small Arms: Small Arms: The Essential Weapons
Illustrations: 770 colour photographs Word count: 80,000 words 60,000 words Illustrations: 50 colour artworks and Chris McNab Compared and Contrasted 17th Century to the Present Day Identification Guide:
and 232 line artworks Illustrations: 85 colour a/ws, 125 colour ISBN: 978-1-78274-882-3 100 colour and black-and-white 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) Martin J Dougherty MARTIN J. DOUGHERTY Small Arms 1914-1945
ISBN: 978-1-78274-655-3 and b/w photographs £19.99 Hardback photographs 224pp, 65,000 words 213 x 290mm (8½ x 11½”) 213 x 290mm (8½ x 11½”) Michael E. Haskew
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Military Technology

German Weapons of World War II Great World War II Weapons: Great World War II Weapons: Great World War II Weapons:
StePhen hart Tiger Tank Panther Tank Sherman Tank
264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”) roger ForD MattheW hugheS & ChriS Mann roger ForD
Technical Guide: Technical Guide: Technical Guide: Technical Guide: Technical Guide: extent: 224 pages 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”)
Japanese Aircraft of World War II Russian Tanks of World War II German Tanks of World War II Modern Tanks and AFVs Chinese Tanks 1950–Present Word count: 55,000 words extent: 96 pages extent: 96 pages 96pp
thoMaS neWDiCK StePhen hart DaViD Porter ruSSell hart & StePhen hart Martin J. Dougherty
216 x 170mm (81⁄2 x 6¾”) 216 x 170mm (81⁄2 x 6¾”) 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7½”) illustrations: 200 black-and-white and Word count: 35,000 words Word count: 35,000 words 70 col & b/w photos,
244 x 186mm (9½ x 7½”) 216 x 170mm (81⁄2 x 6¾”)
128 pages, 25,000 words 128 pages, 25,000 words extent: 224pp extent: 224pp 128 pages colour photographs and colour artworks illustrations: 70 colour and black-and- illustrations: 70 colour and black-and- 10 col a/ws
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Great World War II Weapons: Great World Weapons: AK-47 Great World War II Weapons: Great World War II Weapons:
Technical Guide: Camouflage at War Compared and Contrasted Compared and Contrasted Red Army Tanks T-34 Tank ChriS MC naB MP40 ‘Schmeisser B-17 Flying Fortress
Modern Russian Tanks & AFVs Martin J. Dougherty Weapons of World War II Modern Weapons of World War II MattheW hugheS & ChriS Mann 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) MiKe ingraM roBert JaCKSon
1990–Present 268 x 205mm (10½ x 8”) MiChael e. haSKeW Martin J Dougherty tiM Bean & Will FoWler 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) 96pp 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”)
ruSSell hart & StePhen hart 224pp, 60,000 words 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) extent: 96 pages
216 x 170mm (81⁄2 x 6¾”) 200 col & b/w photos and a/ws 224pp, 40,000 words 224pp, 40,000 words
96pp 70 col & b/w photos, 10 col a/ws 96pp
176pp, 70,000 words
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The World’s Greatest The World’s Greatest The World’s Greatest Russian Weapons of World Great World War II Weapons: History of Tank Warfare History of Air Warfare Tanks
Submarines Tanks Small Arms War II The Bismarck StePhen hart (general eDitor) MalColM SWanSton & aleXanDer MiChael e. haSKeW
DaViD roSS MiChael e. haSKeW ChriS MCnaB DaViD Porter roBert JaCKSon 264 x 202mm (10½ x 8”) SWanStoM 285 x 212mm (11¼ x 8¼”)
297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”) 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½”) extent: 224pp 264 x 202mm (10½ x 8”) extent: 320 pages
224pp, 65,000 words 224pp, 65,000 words 224pp, 65,000 words extent: 224pp extent: 96 pages Word count: 100,000 words extent: 224pp; 100,000 words Word count: 63,000 words
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Essential Identification Guides

Warships Military Jets Modern Air-Launched Weapons WORLD WAR II GERMANY:


robert jackson jim winchester martin j. dougherty The Wehrmacht
285 x 212mm (11¼ x 8¼”) 285 x 212mm (11¼ x 8¼”) 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) MICHAEL E. HASKEW
Extent: 320 pages Extent: 320 pages Extent: 224pp 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Allied Tanks Modern Military Aircraft The Essential Aircraft The Essential Aircraft
Word count: 55,000 words Word count: 55,000 words Illustrations: 400 colour artworks, 50 192pp of World War II Thomas Newdick Identification Guide: Identification Guide: Allied
Illustrations: 370 colour artworks and Illustrations: 370 colour artworks and colour and black & white photos 50,000 words David Porter 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Allied Fighters 1939–45 Bombers 1939–45
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WORLD WAR II GERMANY: WORLD WAR II GERMANY: WORLD WAR II GERMANY: WORLD WAR II GERMANY:
The SS Hitler’s Secret Weapons The Luftwaffe The Third Reich The Essential Aircraft The Essential Aircraft The Essential Tank The Essential Vehicle
CHRIS McNAB DAVID PORTER S. MIKE PAVELIC CHRIS McNAB Identification Guide: Aircraft Identification Guide: Identification Guide: Identification Guide:
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) of the Cold War 1945–1991 Carrier Aircraft 1917–Present Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions Waffen-SS Divisions
192pp 192pp 192pp 192pp Thomas Newdick Thomas Newdick 1939–45 1939–45
50,000 words; 150 photos, 50,000 words 50,000 words; 150 photos, 50,000 words; 150 photographs, 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Chris Bishop Chris Bishop
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ISBN: 978-1-78274-593-8 ISBN: 978-1-78274-595-2 ISBN: 978-1-78274-597-6 ISBN: 978-1-78274-598-3 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos 200 col a/ws & 50 photos 192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words
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WORLD WAR II GERMANY: WORLD WAR II GERMANY: Top 50 Military Aircraft Top 50 Tanks
The Essential Vehicle Essential Submarine The Essential Weapons The Essential Weapons
Hitler’s Masterplan The Kriegsmarine THOMAS NEWDICK MARTIN DOUGHERTY
Identification Guide: Identification Guide: Identification Guide: Identification Guide:
CHRIS McNAB DAVID PORTER 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”) 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼”)
Panzergrenadier Divisions Kriegsmarine U-Boats Small Arms 1914-1945 Postwar Artillery
240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) 208 pages 208 pages
1939–45 1939–45 Michael E. Haskew 1945–Present
192pp 192pp 40,000 words 40,000 words
Chris Bishop Chris Bishop 240 x 189mm (9½ x 7½”) Michael E. Haskew
50,000 words; 150 photographs, 50,000 words 300 artworks and photographs 300 artworks and photographs
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diagrams and maps 150 photos, diagrams and maps ISBN: 978-1-78274-529-7 ISBN: 978-1-78274-528-0
192pp, 50,000 words 192pp, 50,000 words 200 col & b/w a/ws & photos 192pp, 50,000 words
ISBN: 9781782745945 ISBN: 978-1-78274-596-9 £19.99 Hardback £19.99 Hardback
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Military Aircraft, Tanks & Understanding Architecture Norse Myths Haiku


Warships Visual Encyclopedia 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”) 244 x 186mm (9¾ x 7½”) 264 x 195mm
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90,000 words 150 colour photographs diagrams and maps 90 haiku in Japanese script
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The Art of War Enigma London Visual Explorer Guide: Italy


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