October Sale - 20% off New Vanguard, Air Vanguard, Aviation Elite Unit and Weapon Series


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From now until 31st October 2019 we are offering all website customers 20% off hundreds of books and eBooks in our New Vanguard, Air Vanguard, Aviation Elite Unit and Weapon series. As always, Gold and Silver members can take advantage of the sale alongside their existing membership discounts and the price deduction will be applied in your basket.

Kindly note that pre-order books and titles publishing in October 2019 are excluded from the sale.

There is a fantastic range of titles available in the sale and you can browse each series by selecting the 'Browse by Series' box on the left hand side of the homepage, or you can click on the series links below.


New Vanguard

Books in Osprey’s New Vanguard series reveal the construction of history's greatest war machines, from Viking longships to UAVs and armour used on the battlefields today. 

Dutch Navies of the 80 Years' War 1568–1648 Cover M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tank 1993–2018 Cover Soviet Cruise Missile Submarines of the Cold War Cover Italian Cruisers of World War II Cover


Air Vanguard

The Air Vanguard series is the technical aviation series that gives a concise and detailed history of the aircraft's design, development and deployment.

USN McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II Messerschmitt Bf 109 E–F series Avro Lancaster Mitsubishi A6M Zero

Aviation Elite Units

Aviation Elite Units books provide a full combat history of a fighter or bomber unit that earned particular distinction in action, providing an authentic insight into the world’s greatest units, celebrating the men and machines that won each unit its ‘elite’ status. In a text supported by eyewitness accounts, the unsung heroes of each unit are identified and their stories told – alongside the tales of their more glamorous ‘ace’ counterparts.

No 60 Sqn RFC/RAF No 56 Sqn RAF/RFC 53° Stormo 57th Fighter Group



From ancient blades to modern rifles, the Weapon series examines the full story of the most important weapons in history. Each title examines the composition of the weapon, the operational history and analyses its impact on conflict.

Weapons of the Viking Warrior The Crossbow The Cavalry Lance Weapons of the US Special Operations Command