W J Hardee, Springfield Armoury & Silas Casey
The foot soldier during the American Civil War
Rifle and Light Infantry Tactics by W J Hardee, Rules for the Management and Cleaning of the Rifle Musket by Springfield Armoury & Infantry Tactic..
War in the Middle Ages—illustrated with many pictures and maps
Charles Oman is rightly regarded as one of the foremost British military historians. This unique and attractive Leonaur edition brings..
Frederick II, King of Prussia
The handbook of battle by an 18th century master
Frederick the Great was one of the most outstanding figures in European history. He was, in the eighteenth century, the monarch of a German state, P..
C. H. Firth & F. Grose
The Creation and Formation of the New Model Army During the English Civil War—Cromwell’s Army by C. H. Firth (Special Edition including illustrations by F. Grose) &
The Soldier’s Catechism & Soldier’s Pocket Bible of the Parliamentarian Army
A special edition of an outstanding academic study
Firth’s ‘Cromwell’s Army’ has long been recognised as an essential classic. It describes in detail the structure, formations, equipment and practi..
George Clinch & Thomas Berney
The Coastal Defences of England from the Roman Period to the 19th Century by George Clinch & The Battle of the Channel Tunnel and Dover Castle and Forts by Thomas Berney
‘We will fight them on the beaches’
For millennia island nations have known that invasion would come from the sea and that the enemy would select the most suitable point of disembarkation—a safe ba..
Auguste de Marmont & R. P. Dunn-Pattison
An Appraisal of the Military Art by One of Napoleon’s Marshals with a Biography of the Author—On Modern Armies by Auguste de Marmont & Auguste de Marmont, Duke of Ragusa by R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Warfare from the perspective of one of Napoleon’s marshals
Napoleon Bonaparte, for all his many personality flaws, is generally regarded as a genius of military craft. His innovative grand tactics ..
F. De Brack & Arentschildt & Ponsonby
Two Classic Treatises by Leading Commanders of Cavalry During the Napoleonic Wars—Cavalry Outpost Duties by F. De Brack translated by Camillo C. C. Carr & Instructions on Outpost Duty by Arentschildt & Ponsonby
The horse soldier at war in the Napoleonic Age
This unique two-in-one Leonaur volume, enhanced by illustrations depicting the uniforms of the period, has been created for good value and will be fas..
F. N. Maude
An Evaluation of the Practices of the Armies of the 18th & 19th Centuries from the Perspective of the Early 20th Century
A special edition of Maude’s military history essays
The British military historian and soldier F. N. Maude was highly qualified to assess and write about the warfare of the 18th and 19th centuries..
With the British Army During the First World War
The crack-shots of the war in the trenches
Military historians have always been interested in the activities of snipers. For the uninitiated, there is something romantic about the lone marksman, fa..
Eugene S. McCartney, Edward Creasy & Ralph Payne-Gallwey
Tactics, Equipment, Weapons & Battles of the Ancient Period
Warfare by Land and Sea
by Eugene S. McCartney
Five Decisive Battles of the World
by Edward Creasy
The Catapult and the Balista
By Ralph Payne-GallweyA three title volume on warfare in the an..
Theodore D. Strickler
A Comprehensive List of Conflicts on Land and at Sea
A guide to the conflicts for the Union
This book has a curious pedigree. During the U.S. Grant administration, the Secretary of War instructed the Corps of Clerks to compile a thorough and complete..
W. S. Sims and Burton J. Hendrick
The Allied Campaign Against U-Boats During the First World War 1917-18
Victory snatched from imminent defeat
This book by the American, Admiral Sims will be a revelation to many. The British public had no idea that by the time America entered the First World War on 6t..
G. J. Younghusband
The Military Methods of the British Empire on the Sub-Continent 1878-1900
The tactics of the British military during the era of ‘the Great Game’
By the end of the Indian Mutiny of 1857, the British Empire had secured the Indian sub-continent as the most significant jewel..
George Bruce Malleson
An Analysis of Tactics From 217 B.C.-1857 A. D. by Describing the Historical Examples
A history and analysis of the most devastating tactic
Most students of military history will be familiar with the works of George Bruce Malleson; he was a prodigious author on the subject and his s..
Two Classic Works of Strategy, Tactics and Politics by One of the Foremost Proponents
Two Masterpieces of tactics and strategy
There have been few men so distinguished that their names have been embraced into the language, but the author of the two works in this special Leonaur edit..