The SPIW: The Deadliest Weapon That Never Was by R. Blake Stevens

By R. Blake Stevens

;The SPIW: The Deadliest Weapon That by no means was once КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: The SPIW: The Deadliest Weapon That by no means WasАвтор: R. Blake StevensИздательство: Collector Grade PublicationsISBN: 0889350388Год: 1985Страниц: 139Формат: DJVU в RARРазмер: 6.26МБЯзык: английскийThis e-book is ready united states army programm specified objective person Weapon (automatic weapon utilizing flechette ammunition).Скачать: DepositfilesUploading Hotfile zero

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Russian Submachine Guns by F. W. A. Hobart

By F. W. A. Hobart

;Russian Submachine weapons [Small palms Profile 12] КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Автор:F. W. A. Hobart Название: Russian Submachine weapons [Small palms Profile 12] Издательство:Profile guides Ltd Год: 1972 Формат: pdf,rar+3% Размер: 2.7MB Язык: английскийСтраниц: 22* zero

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US Army Air Force by Gordon L. Rottman

By Gordon L. Rottman

Whereas the main conspicuous elements of the united states military Air Forces in global struggle II (1939-1945) have been the air devices, there have been additionally 1000s of floor devices and agencies. along with assigned army group of workers the AAF additionally hired millions of civilians. Many specific clothes have been designed to fulfill the AAF's detailed wishes. Uniformed civilians additionally possessed a number of targeted uniforms and insignia. those basic factor and particular uniforms are the topic of this quantity by way of one among Osprey's such a lot skilled authors, Gordon L. Rottman, whose specific textual content is subsidized via lots of modern images and 12 complete web page color plates through Francis Chin.

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French Army 1870-71 Franco-Prussian War: 2 Republican Troops by Stephen Shann, Louis Delperier, Richard Hook

By Stephen Shann, Louis Delperier, Richard Hook

The capitulation of Napoleon and his military at Sedan in September 1870 shook Paris to its foundations. the second one Empire used to be swept from energy, and a central authority of nationwide Defence rapidly installed its position. truthfully, in spite of the fact that, the French have been nonetheless faraway from confident the conflict was once misplaced. Sedan used to be extensively visible because the defeat of an unpopular Imperial regime and its inner most military, instead of that of France itself, and plenty of felt that so long as the Germans remained intransigent the struggle may well and may be endured. to interchange the pro military a 'war of the folk' was once referred to as for.

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Science Goes to War: The Search for the Ultimate by Ernest Volkman

By Ernest Volkman

"It used to be something blameworthy, shameful and barbarous, invaluable of critical punishment prior to God and guy, to need to convey to perfection an artwork damageable to one’s neighbor and damaging to the human race." This anguished assertion from the fifteenth-century Italian mathematician referred to as Tartaglia, who created the technology of ballistics, may need come from anybody of hundreds of thousands of magnificent scientists who, all through historical past, have utilized their genius to the paintings of battle. each strengthen in weaponry from the bronze sword to the stealth bomber has been the fabricated from technology, and it really is most likely that with no the strain of conflict, technological know-how as we all know it is going to now not exist. technological know-how is going to struggle examines the ethical dilemmas, knotty technological difficulties, and pragmatic must haves that experience punctuated the inseparable histories of technological know-how and battle. This remarkably accomplished quantity recounts the 4,000-year quest for the last word weapon and divulges how this endless hands race has either exploited and contributed to "pure" technology. Highlights one of many compelling tales in technology is going to struggle comprise: Archimedes and the safeguard of Syracuse Galileo and the 1st army R&D laboratory Emperor Meiji and the technological transformation of Japan The new york undertaking

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Greek Hoplite 480-323bc by Nicholas Sekunda, Adam Hook

By Nicholas Sekunda, Adam Hook

The Greek hoplite, the archetypal spear-armed warrior, is likely to be the main primary determine in our view of the 'Golden Age' of historic Greek civilisation. It used to be in this interval that the nation started to take larger accountability for army business enterprise, and the arming and equipping of its electorate. From the victory at Marathon over Darius of Persia, via sour inter-state battle, to the increase of Philip of Macedonia and his son Alexander the nice, the hoplite soldier was once within the front-line. This name narrates the existence and stories of the typical Greek warrior, how he was once recruited, educated and fought, and in addition appears intimately at how his guns, armour, shields and helmets constructed during time.

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World War II Jungle Warfare Tactics (Osprey Elite) by Stephen Bull

By Stephen Bull

Osprey's exam of jungle struggle strategies of global conflict II (1939-1945).Suffocating warmth, tropical rain and opposed jungle terrain have been yet a number of the treacherous stumbling blocks that faced the Allies after they fought opposed to the Imperial jap military within the Southeast Asian rainforest.Aided through the data of the terrain, the japanese have been regularly profitable of their advances in the course of the iciness of 1941-42. notwithstanding, as soon as the Allies learned that unconventional capacity and particular jungle talents will be wanted with a view to continue to exist and win, they built powerful devices capable of struggle the japanese during this antagonistic environment.Lessons have been realized by means of the few British squaddies trapped within the valuable Malaysian jungle by the point of the autumn of Singapore and Malaya. In Burma, Orde Wingate led the Chindits, an allied strength that expert in jungle self-discipline, box craft, survival talents, and targeted strategies corresponding to strive against monitoring, close-quarter struggling with, and small crew operations. those males have been liable for pioneering the most important jungle conflict strategies which are nonetheless practised successfully to this day.Providing a professional research of tactical conflict, this e-book explains the early successes of the japanese and highlights how the Allies overcame many actual and mental impairments, to grasp the paintings of jungle war and eventually overcome the unusual and claustrophobic jungle atmosphere.

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World War Two military vehicles. [Transport & halftracks] by G. N. Georgano

By G. N. Georgano

In 1939 the allies confronted a massive clash with few specialized army autos, as spending were significantly constrained through the two decades of peace. germany, in contrast, had a programme of specialized shipping good lower than method. notwithstanding the automobiles have been too advanced and have been quickly changed via extra easy designs. This complete e-book covers the issues confronted via the 8 nations thinking about the conflict, Greta Britain, the British Commonwealth, the USA, Germany, Italy, France, the Soviet Union and Japan, and the numerous and numerous cars which have been constructed, from 1/4-ton jeeps, half-tracks and amphibians, to tank transporters with a gross weight of ninety two lots

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English Electric Canberra and Martin B-57 by Barry Jones

By Barry Jones

Книга English electrical Canberra and Martin B-57 English electrical Canberra and Martin B-57 Книги Вооружение Автор: Barry Jones Год издания: 192 Формат: pdf Издат.:Crowood Press Страниц: 78.05 Размер: 78.05 ISBN: 1861262558 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:From its creation because the RAF's first jet bomber in 1951, the English electrical Canberra has risen to be one of many longest serving army plane of all time. during this well-researched and interesting quantity, Barry Jones promises the whole and engaging tale of the English electrical Canberra via a mixture of infrequent images and in-depth textual content.

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