Karl August Schimmer, Henry Elliot Malden & John Sobieski The struggles for the city that saved Europe from the Ottoman Turkish Empire
The battle between the Islamic east and the Christian west raged for centuries. Its principal battleground was eastern E..
J. W. Fortescue The history of the genesis of the British Army to the English Civil War
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen..
Edward S. Creasy Centuries of warfare in Europe between the western and eastern worlds
It is difficult for many contemporary readers to imagine a time when the European and Christian world was constantly at threat ..
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..
J. W. Fortescue the Wars of the British Army and the Duke of Marlborough 1672-1712 The Campaigns of the Duke of Marlborough
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen volume history is a work of un..
Walter Temple Willcox the 5th Dragoons in Ireland, the Low Countries and the War of Spanish Succession 1688-1711 The glorious beginnings of a forgotten regiment
Most regiments of the British Army are able to trace their history in an unbroken line to the date of their creation. Not so the British cavalry regi..
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..
J. W. Fortescue the British Army, the English Civil War and the Conflicts of the 17th Century ~~A nation divided—the birth of an army
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen volume history is a work of unp..
Eugene of Savoy & Alexander Innes Shand Marlborough’s Great Military Partner—Memoirs of Prince Eugene of Savoy & Prince Eugene—Soldier of Fortune by Alexander Innes Shand A master of the field of battle in his own words
Anyone who knows of the military genius of John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, can’t fail to have learnt also of the exploits his close perso..
John E. Morris & Robert White Bannockburn by John E. Morris & The Battle of Bannockburn by Robert White ‘Lay on, Lay on-they fail’—the Bruce’s victory at Stirling
The Battle of Bannockburn holds a significant place in the history of Scotland and the Scottish people. Fought in 1314, when Edward II rei..
William Blundell & Joseph Lister Cavalier’s Note Book by William Blundell Autobiography of Joseph Lister by Joseph Lister The Royalist and the Parliamentarian
These two comparatively short pieces have been brought together by the Leonaur Editors in the interests of good value and also because it may be improbable that..