Elite

Each book in the Elite series focuses on a single army or elite unit, military tactics or a group of famous commanders. Military uniforms, insignia and equipment are shown in full colour artwork. Elite Books cover the full spectrum of military history, examining the greatest armies, units and commanders of the ancient, medieval, Napoleonic, American Civil War, World War I and World War II. Featuring full specially commissioned colour artworks of typical military uniforms and equipment, together with organisational diagrams and a wealth of black and white photography, these books provide an accessible resource for enthusiasts of all ages.

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  1. European Medieval Tactics (2)

    ELI 189 Multiple formats
    With the development in the 13th century of co-operative tactics using crossbowmen and heavy spearmen, circumstance began to arise in which the charge by Muslim horse-archers, and then by European armoured...

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  2. Byzantine Imperial Guardsmen 925–1025

    ELI 187 Multiple formats
    The hundred-year period ending in 1025, from the reign of the Emperor Constantine VII to that of Basil II 'the Bulgar-Slayer', encompassed the last great era of Byzantine aggression and dominance in the...

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  3. World War II US Cavalry Groups

    ELI 129 Multiple formats
    The cavalry regiments of the US Army were in the process of being transformed into a mechanized force when the USA entered World War II. While those cavalry regiments deployed to the Pacific to fight the...

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  4. Apache Tactics 1830–86

    ELI 119 Multiple formats
    The Apache culture of the latter half of the 19th century blended together the lifestyles of the Great Plains, Great Basin and the South-West, but it was their warfare that captured the imagination. This...

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  5. Italian Army Elite Units & Special Forces 1940–43

    ELI 99 Multiple formats
    Italian military historian Pier Paolo Battistelli examines the elite and specialforces units of the Italian Army during World War II. This includes a vast array of troop types, including paratroopers,...

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  6. Prussian Napoleonic Tactics 1792–1815

    ELI 182 Multiple formats
    Written by an expert on the Prussian army of the Napoleonic era, this is a fascinating insight into the 18th-century evolution of the Prussian forces into the war-winning troops of the final battles against...

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  7. European Medieval Tactics (1)

    ELI 185 Paperback
    After the fall of the Western Roman Empire there was a decline in 'professional' cavalry forces, and infantry dominated in the Germanic successor 'barbarian' kingdoms. In the Carolingian and Norman periods...
  8. Vietnam Infantry Tactics

    ELI 186 Multiple formats
    This book reveals the evolving US, Viet Cong and NVA tactics at battalion level and below throughout the Vietnam War. Beginning with a description of the terrain, climate and the unique nature of operations...

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  9. World War II Allied Sabotage Devices and Booby Traps

    ELI 184 Multiple formats
    Following Churchill's directive to 'set occupied Europe ablaze,' the SOE and later its American sister organization, the OSS, were deployed across the continent. Outnumbered, surrounded and in great peril,...

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  10. U-boat Tactics in World War II

    ELI 183 Multiple formats
    At the start of the war, German U-boat technology vastly out performed that possessed by the Allies, and under the pressure of the war continual development helped keep pace with wartime needs and improvements...

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