Charles Oman 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..
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..
Various authors The British Army in Conflict With the Moors of Morocco The history of a fascinating campaign of the first years of the British Army
In view of how significant the events of the time were to the development of the British Army, it is unusual that the st..
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..
Charles Ffoulkes A Concise Illustrated History From the 11th to the 17th Centuries An illustrated guide
This concise ‘handbook’ provides an overview, supported by numerous illustrations and diagrams, of the development of arms and armour in Europe. The work is conveniently divide..
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..
Niccolo Machiavelli 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..
F. L. Taylor The Transition From Mediaeval to Modern Warfare During the Renaissance The birth of ‘New War’ in Italy
It is easy to consider the Renaissance as a time of enlightenment typified principally by the artistic and scientific genius of Leonardo da Vinci and his peers; but ..
Albert Manucy A History of the Development and Use of Cannons, Mortars, Rockets & Projectiles from Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century From thrown rock to artillery shell
Albert Manucy’s book examines the history of artillery from the earliest times to the late nineteenth century and describes how missiles were employed in conflic..
George Bruce Malleson Decisive Conflicts of the Thirty Years' War & War of Spanish Succession to Blenheim The battlefield of 17th Century Europe
On land, the Thirty Years War was fought primarily in Germany. It was one of the most destructive conflicts Europe has experienced, as great areas were laid w..