New Vanguard

Books in Osprey’s New Vanguard series deal with World War II tanks, AFVs and ships, as well as covering the vessels of World War I, World War II and the Napoleonic period, and the artillery and naval innovations of the American Civil War and medieval periods. Featuring specially commissioned full colour artworks, including exploded and cutaway diagrams, books in Osprey’s New Vanguard series are illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and diagrams. A valuable resource for model makers, wargamers, and military history enthusiasts.

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  1. Tanks of D-Day 1944

    NVG 296 Multiple formats
    Allied success in invading Fortress Europe (the area of Continental Europe occupied by Nazi Germany) depended on getting armor onto the beaches as fast as possible. This book explains how the Allies developed...

    Starting at: $9.12

  2. SAS Combat Vehicles 1942–91

    NVG 295 Multiple formats
    The SAS, the world's most famous special operations unit, made its name in the desert of North Africa, shooting up Axis airfields from specially modified Willys jeeps. Following the start of the El...

    Starting at: $9.12

  3. US Navy Gunboats 1885–1945

    NVG 293 Multiple formats
    A study of the history of the US Navy's gunboats and their role in building a worldwide American naval presence abroad and in combat, from the Yangtze era through to World War II.For more than half a century,...

    Starting at: $9.12

  4. Allied Tanks in Normandy 1944

    NVG 294 Multiple formats
    A concisely detailed guide to the Allied tanks that fought from D-Day to the break out from Normandy, their qualities, numbers and performance, and how they were used on the battlefield.When Allied tanks...

    Starting at: $9.12

  5. Italian Destroyers of World War II

    NVG 292 Multiple formats
    A new illustrated history and analysis of Italy's World War II destroyers, a formidable foe for Allied forces attempting to attack the sea lanes between Italy and North Africa.The Italian Royal Navy (Regia...

    Starting at: $9.12

  6. Vehicles of the Long Range Desert Group 1940–45

    NVG 291 Multiple formats
    A fascinating study of the specialized vehicles, kit and techniques of the Long-Range Desert Group who pioneered long-range desert warfare in World War II and worked closely with the embryonic SAS.The...

    Starting at: $9.12

  7. British Battleships 1890–1905

    NVG 290 Multiple formats
    The Royal Navy's battleships at the turn of the 20th century were the most powerful battlefleet in the world, and embodied one of the key periods in warship development - the development of the dreadnought...

    Starting at: $9.12

  8. US Navy Destroyer Escorts of World War II

    NVG 289 Multiple formats
    The Destroyer Escort was the smallest ocean-­going escort built for the United States Navy - a downsized destroyer with less speed, fewer guns, and fewer torpedoes than its big brother, the fleet destroyer....

    Starting at: $9.12

  9. The French 75

    NVG 288 Multiple formats
    The ‘Soixante­quinze', France's legendary 75mm Modele 1897, was the first modern field gun, pioneering several critical innovations in field artillery designs, including a fast action breech...

    Starting at: $9.12

  10. Soviet Armoured Cars 1936–45

    NVG 284 Multiple formats
    The armoured car has an important place in the early history of Soviet armoured fighting vehicles (AFVs) - they were the most important AFV during the Russian Civil War and figured prominently in the mechanization...

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