Warrior

Books in Osprey's Warrior series span military history, from Romans and their contemporaries to the men who fought in Vietnam. Medieval warriors, Napoleonic warriors, American Civil War warriors, and the warriors of World War I and World War II are brought to life. Featuring specially commissioned colour artworks and illustrated throughout with black and white photography, Osprey's Warrior series is an ideal reference resource for re-enactors, military history enthusiasts, model makers and wargamers.

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  1. Norman Knight AD 950–1204

    WAR 1 Paperback
    Throughout the 11th and 12th centuries the Norman knight was possibly the most feared warrior in Western Europe. He was descended originally from the Vikings who had settled in Northern France under their...
  2. Waffen-SS Soldier 1940–45

    WAR 2 Paperback
    Probably the most highly motivated and ruthless combatant to take the field in World War 2, the Waffen-SS soldier was the cutting edge of Germany's military might. Aggressive in attack, dogged in defence,...
  3. US Cavalryman 1865–90

    WAR 4 Paperback
    The period 1865-90 was one of unparalleled change in American frontier history. This span of 25 years witnessed the end of the traditional nomadic lifestyle of the plains Indians, the colonisation of the...
  4. Viking Hersir 793–1066 AD

    WAR 3 Paperback
    When Norwegian Vikings first raided the European coast in the 8th century AD, their leaders were from the middle ranks of warriors known as hersirs. At this time the hersir was typically an independent...
  5. Confederate Infantryman 1861–65

    WAR 6 Paperback
    The American Civil War was predominantly an infantryman's war. Artillery had improved substantially since 1815 and guns could inflict murderous losses if they had a clear field of fire. But most Civil...
  6. Anglo-Saxon Thegn AD 449–1066

    WAR 5 Paperback
    The collapse of Roman rule in Britain was not so much a sudden catastrophe as a long and drawn-out decline. The 'Celtic' Britons retreated gradually to the highland areas of Wales, Cornwall and the south-west...
  7. Samurai 1550–1600

    WAR 7 Multiple formats
    This title details the culture, weapons, armour and training of the elite samurai warrior class in the fascinating Age of Battles period (1550-1600). This was a period of vital importance not only because...

    Starting at: $15.16

  8. British Cavalryman 1792–1815

    WAR 8 Multiple formats
    In the campaigns of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, the deserved reputation of the British infantry has tended to overshadow the contribution of the cavalry, but in fact they did form an...

    Starting at: $11.99

  9. Saracen Faris AD 1050–1250

    WAR 10 Paperback
    In the Middle East, not only were the 12th and 13th centuries punctuated by European Crusades but, even more significantly, the mid-11th century saw the invasion of the Saljuq Turks and the mid-13th century...
  10. Late Roman Infantryman AD 236–565

    WAR 9 Paperback
    Between the 3rd and 6th centuries AD the traditional legions of heavy infantry were whittled away and eventually replaced by a force of various arms and nationalities dominated by cavalry and supported...

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