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The Battle of Bir Hakeim June 1942 Triumph of the Free French
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
My e-book looks at a critical point in the desert war for control of Libya and Africa during World War II. The time is June 1942 when the superior might of Field Marshal's Afrika Corps was pitted in a all out fight for control of a desert oasis, possession of which would give the Germans access to Tobruk, a strategic coastal city. I have relied on news reports, army communiques and oral histories.
Tobruk Strategic Target Of Rommel's Afrika Korps
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
Tobruk was the focal point of numerous encounters between German and Allied Armies from late 1940 until the end of 1942. In this period the Libyan port was occupied first by Italy. It was then held successively by the armed forces of Great Britain, the Axis and then Britain again near the end of '42. My e-book was written from eyewitness reports filed by United Press reporters and other observers.
Marksman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Martin has survived the first hour of battle. His fleet is shattered, his friends are dead, his ship on the verge of surrender. Yet he strives to fulfil his Captains' command. In the chaos of battle, where thousands are engaged in deadly struggle, can one man's actions truly make a difference to victory or defeat? This tale, based on real events, shows how history always hangs in the balance.
The British Army - History & Present
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by M&S Direct Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Military Buffs, History Students, Historical Trivia Lovers and Even Students of Politics... Nowhere else in just one edition will you find such complete information! ) * Dozens of Battles from Around the World. * The Reforms from Early History to Modern Day. * The Undisputed Influence on the World Today. A Complete Resource Under One Cover!
British Army Medals & Awards - The Complete List
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by M&S Direct Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Antiques & collectibles, Nonfiction » History » Military
Military buffs and collectors will appreciate this complete book of medal and award descriptions from the earliest days up to the present. This book really rounds out your library of military knowledge! Gaze at the medals and awards – understand the history and significance of each – even compare it to medals your family members may have been awarded!