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June Artwork Reveal 2021

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In today's blog post, we're looking at three fantastic pieces of artwork from three of our June 2021 titles. Let us know what you think in the comments section and, if you would like to see any artwork from any of our July titles, be sure to mention that too!Continue Reading
Storm-333, the operation to seize Kabul and assassinate Afghan leader Hafizullah Amin, was at once a textbook success and the start of a terrible blunder. It heralded the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, which quickly devolved into a gritty ten-year counter-insurgency that Moscow was never able to win. Nonetheless, Storm-333 was a striking success, and despite initial concerns that it would be an impossible achievement, it saw a relative handful of Soviet special forces drawn from the KGB and the military seize the heavily defended presidential palace, neutralise the city's communications and defences, and open Kabul to occupation. In today's blog post, Mark Galeotti recounts his experience meeting Kostya and Grisha,two ex-paratroopers who had been part of the wider operation to seize Kabul, their experiences during the raid and briefly details the operation as a whole.   Continue Reading

Italian Destroyers of World War II

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On the blog today, Mark Stille briefly examines the history of RM Destroyers during World War II, the subject of his upcoming New Vanguard title, 'Italian Destroyers of World War II'.Continue Reading
We are very sorry about the radio silence re shipping to the EU. Please see here for some information regarding that and an update about memberships.Continue Reading
There's a great selection of Elite titles competing for your vote this month. Read the full descriptions and cast your vote in the poll below! Plus, check out the results of last month's Raid book vote too.Continue Reading
From the street fighting that heralded the German occupation to the Gestapo repression that followed, 'Rome – City in Terror: The Nazi Occupation 1943–44' is the gripping story of the German occupation of Rome from the Italian armistice in September 1943 until the Allied liberation of the city on 5 June 1944. In today's blog post, author Victor Failmezger shares the experience of a POW, British lieutenant, John Furman, during the occupation.Continue Reading

B/EB-66 Destroyer Units in Combat

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On the blog today, Peter E. Davies, gives a brief overview of the oft-overlooked B-66 series,the subject of his latest Combat Aircraft title, 'B/EB-66 Destroyer Units in Combat'.Continue Reading

Admiral Donitz's Very Bad Month

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'Battle of the Atlantic 1942–45', the second of two volumes, explores the climactic events of the Battle of the Atlantic, and reveals how air power - both maritime patrol aircraft and carrier aircraft - ultimately proved to be the Allies' most important weapon in one of the most bitterly fought naval campaigns of World War II. On the blog today, author Mark Lardas looks at some of the advantages the Allies had.Continue Reading

Bloodhounds at War

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On the blog today, Robbie MacNiven, briefly examines the importance of the British Light Infantry in the American Revolution and how they came to be known as "bloodhounds".  Continue Reading

Obituary for Bryan Fosten

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We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of researcher and illustrator Bryan Fosten.Continue Reading

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