Militaria

Front cover of Secrets of the English War Bow by Hugh D H Soar
Secrets of the English War Bow - Hugh D H Soar

Secrets of the English War Bow by Hugh D H Soar, Mark Stretton master blacksmith, and Joseph Gibbs bowyer, demonstrates how a war bow and its associated arrow heads and shafts may have been constructed and used.

R135.00
Front cover of Nelson by John Sugden
Nelson - John Sugden

Nelson by John Sugden is the most authoritative and intimate portrait written of Horatio Nelson In this epic biography of history's most celebrated naval commander, acclaimed historian John Sugden separates fact from myth to offer a powerful portrait of the hero of Trafalgar. As was true of the Sugden's riveting account of Horatio Nelson's early years ("Nelson: A Dream of Glory," 2005), this comprehensive life of Lord Nelson is built from largely overlooked primary documents, letters, and diaries that reach across two centuries to invite us to share Nelson's multifaceted life.

R225.00
Front cover of Empire of Secrets by Calder Walton
Empire of Secrets - Calder Walton

Empire of Secrets by Calder Walton reveals how Britain contributed largely silently yet stunningly effectively to the Cold War effort, their victories as invisible to the larger world as their defeats. Mining recently declassified intelligence records, Walton uncovers this missing link in Britain's post-war history. He sheds new light on everything from violent counterinsurgencies fought by British forces in the jungles of Malaya and Kenya, to urban warfare campaigns conducted in Palestine and the Arabian Peninsula.

R160.00

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