General Military

Osprey General Military books are non-series, one-off titles which examine a single period or facet of military history. Ranging from books covering the whole history of Rome or Piracy to a dictionary of military slang and a compendium of military scandals, these books are a perfect read for the more general history fan, and make ideal gifts.

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  1. The Great Bear at War

    GNM Hardback Published 28 Nov 2019
    From the chaos of the civil war to the political manoeuvring of the Cold War, Russia's armed forces have shaped the future not only of Russia but of countless other countries around the globe. The...
  2. The Persian War

    GNM Hardback Published 28 Nov 2019
    The victory of a few Greek city-states over the world's first superpower was an extraordinary military feat that secured the future of western civilization. All modern accounts of the war as a whole, and...
  3. Sent by the Iron Sky

    GNM Hardback Published 28 Nov 2019
    Following on from the success of Ian Gardner's critically acclaimed trilogy on the exploits of the 3rd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division in World War II, Sent by...
  4. The Elite

    GNM Hardback Published 28 Nov 2019
    Using previously unpublished images from around the world, as well as maps and illustrations, The Elite: The A-Z of Modern Special Operations Forces is the ultimate guide to the secretive world of modern...
  5. Case White

    GNM Hardback Published 31 Oct 2019
    The German invasion of Poland on 1 September, 1939, designated as Fall Weiss (Case White), was the event that sparked the outbreak of World War II in Europe. The campaign has widely been described as a...
  6. The Third Reich is Listening

    GNM Multiple formats Published 31 Oct 2019
    The success of the Allied codebreakers at Bletchley Park was one of the iconic intelligence achievements of World War II, immortalised in films such as The Imitation Game and Enigma. But cracking Enigma...

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  7. Nelson's Navy

    GNM Hardback Published 31 Oct 2019
    Patrick O'Brien provides the forward to this edition of the most successful Conway Maritime title. This book is the perfect guide to Nelson's Navy for all those with an interest in the workings of...
  8. Retribution

    GNM Hardback Published 31 Oct 2019
    Making use of the extensive memoirs of German and Russian soldiers to bring their story to life, the narrative follows on from On A Knife's Edge, which described the encirclement and destruction of...
  9. The SAS Pocket Manual

    GNM Hardback Published 30 Oct 2019
    The Special Air Service was the brainchild of Scots Guards' officer Lieutenant David Stirling, serving with No 8 Commando. He advocated a specially organised, specially equipped and specially trained...
  10. Doctor for Friend and Foe

    GNM Paperback Published 17 Oct 2019
    Rick Jolly was the Senior Medical Officer in the Falklands, setting up and running the field hospital at Ajax Bay, where he and his Royal Marine and Parachute Regiment medical teams treated a total of...

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