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Product Description: In May, 1940, Nazi Germany was master of continental Europe, the only European power still standing was Great Britain--and the all-conquering German armed forces stood poised to cross the Channel. Following the destruction of the RAF fighter forces, the sweeping of the Channel of mines, and the wearing down of the Royal Naval defenders, two German army groups were set to storm the beaches of southern England...read more

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9781472814852, titled "We March Against England: Operation Sea Lion, 1940–41" | Osprey Pub Co, October 18, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In May, 1940, Nazi Germany was master of continental Europe, the only European power still standing was Great Britain--and the all-conquering German armed forces stood poised to cross the Channel.

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Hardcover:

9781782006251 | Osprey Pub Co, September 23, 2014, cover price $25.95

Paperback:

9781472816788 | Reprint edition (Osprey Pub Co, September 20, 2016), cover price $17.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781494507862 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, January 21, 2015), cover price $44.99

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Product Description: By 1943, after the catastrophic German defeat at Stalingrad, the Wehmacht’s panzer armies gradually lost the initiative on the Eastern Front. The tide of the war had turned. Their combined arms technique, which had swept Soviet forces before it during 1941 and 1942, had lost its edge...read more

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9781783462780 | Pen & Sword, June 19, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: By 1943, after the catastrophic German defeat at Stalingrad, the Wehmacht’s panzer armies gradually lost the initiative on the Eastern Front.

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Evelyn tries to adjust to the death of her grandmother.
By Robert Forczyk and Adam Hook (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781472806543 | Osprey Pub Co, April 21, 2015, cover price $18.95

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9780375913877, titled "I Miss My Grandma: A Sesame Solutions Book About Death" | Random House Childrens Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $16.99 | also contains I Miss My Grandma: A Sesame Solutions Book About Death | About this edition: Evelyn tries to adjust to the death of her grandmother.

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Product Description: Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front...read more

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9781782008194 | Osprey Pub Co, September 23, 2014, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

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Product Description: The German panzer armies that swept into the Soviet Union in 1941 were an undefeated force that had honed their skill in combined arms warfare to a fine edge. The Germans focused their panzers and tactical air support at points on the battlefield defined as Schwerpunkt - main effort - to smash through any defensive line and then advance to envelope their adversaries...read more

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9781781590089 | Pen & Sword, May 19, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The German panzer armies that swept into the Soviet Union in 1941 were an undefeated force that had honed their skill in combined arms warfare to a fine edge.

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Product Description: Unable to conduct ground operations on the European continent until Allied strength was marshalled for a full-scale invasion, the British government based its grand strategy in World War II on a protracted campaign of aerial bombardment of Nazi Germany's cities in order to bring the Third Reich to its knees...read more

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9781780963167 | Osprey Pub Co, June 18, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Unable to conduct ground operations on the European continent until Allied strength was marshalled for a full-scale invasion, the British government based its grand strategy in World War II on a protracted campaign of aerial bombardment of Nazi Germany's cities in order to bring the Third Reich to its knees.

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Product Description: As the Wehrmacht invaded the Soviet Union, it discovered that the Russians possessed heavy tanks that German anti-tank guns were ineffective against. The German Army developed the 3.7-cm Pak in 1936 to provide the primary weapon for its panzerjagers, who were responsible for anti-tank defense in infantry divisions...read more

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9781849085786 | Osprey Pub Co, October 23, 2012, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: As the Wehrmacht invaded the Soviet Union, it discovered that the Russians possessed heavy tanks that German anti-tank guns were ineffective against.

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Product Description: The fighting around the town of Demyansk was one of the longest encirclement battles on the Eastern Front during the Second World War, stretching from February 1942 to February 1943. Originally, the German 16. Armee occupied Demyansk in the fall of 1941 because it was key terrain - a crossroads located on high ground amidst a sea of swampy terrain - that would be used as a springboard for an eventual offensive into the Valdai Hills...read more

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9781849085526 | Osprey Pub Co, June 19, 2012, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The fighting around the town of Demyansk was one of the longest encirclement battles on the Eastern Front during the Second World War, stretching from February 1942 to February 1943.

By Peter Dennis (illustrator) and Robert Forczyk

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9781849081917 | Osprey Pub Co, February 15, 2011, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: During World War II, the Kriegsmarine armed a number of merchant vessels with concealed guns and torpedo tubes for surprise attacks against Allied shipping. To counter this deadly threat, the Royal Navy employed cruisers and their intelligence-gathering apparatus to find and destroy the disguised German commerce raiders...read more

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9781846039188, titled "German Commerce Raider vs British Cruiser: The Atlantic & the Pacific 1941" | Osprey Pub Co, June 22, 2010, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: During World War II, the Kriegsmarine armed a number of merchant vessels with concealed guns and torpedo tubes for surprise attacks against Allied shipping.

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9781846034657, titled "Erich Von Manstein: Leadership, Strategy, Conflict" | Osprey Pub Co, May 25, 2010, cover price $18.95

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Product Description: The successful rescue of imprisoned Italian dictator Benito Mussolini from atop the Gran Sasso plateau by German glider-borne troops on 12 September 1943 was one of the most dramatic Special Forces operations in military history. Arrested by his own officers in July 1943, Mussolini had been whisked away to an isolated and heavily-guarded mountain-top resort, the Hotel Campo Imperatore at Gran Sasso, which could only be reached by a heavily guarded cable car station...read more

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9781846034626 | Osprey Pub Co, April 20, 2010, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The successful rescue of imprisoned Italian dictator Benito Mussolini from atop the Gran Sasso plateau by German glider-borne troops on 12 September 1943 was one of the most dramatic Special Forces operations in military history.

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Product Description: With the fall of France in 1940, Germany suddenly had the opportunity to strike at poorly guarded Allied convoys. The Luftwaffe pressed into service the Fw-200 Condor, a plane that had originally been designed as a civilian airliner and the first plane to fly non-stop from Berlin to New York in 1938...read more

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9781846039171, titled "Fw 200 Condor vs Atlantic Convoys, 1941-43" | Osprey Pub Co, March 23, 2010, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: With the fall of France in 1940, Germany suddenly had the opportunity to strike at poorly guarded Allied convoys.

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Product Description: Osprey's study of the involvement of Poland's Home Army in World War II (1939-1945). Poland had apparently lain dormant under the Nazi heel for nearly five years, suffering the waves of genocidal round-ups, organized looting and the brutal suppression of its culture...read more

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9781846033520 | Osprey Pub Co, March 24, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Osprey's study of the involvement of Poland's Home Army in World War II (1939-1945).

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Product Description: The first major clash between a European and Asian state in the modern era signalled the beginning of Japan's rise as a major power on the world stage. What began as differing expansionist interests in Manchuria and Korea developed into a full-blown war in 1904, with an unexpected outcome...read more

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9781846033308 | Osprey Pub Co, February 17, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The first major clash between a European and Asian state in the modern era signalled the beginning of Japan's rise as a major power on the world stage.

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Product Description: In late July 1941, Hitler ordered Army Group South to seize the Crimea as part of its operations to secure the Ukraine and the Donets Basin, in order to protect the vital Romanian oil refineries at Ploesti from Soviet air attack. After weeks of heavy fighting, the Germans breached the Soviet defenses and overran most of the Crimea...read more
By Robert Forczyk and Howard Gerrard (illustrator)

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9781846032219 | Osprey Pub Co, January 22, 2008, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: In late July 1941, Hitler ordered Army Group South to seize the Crimea as part of its operations to secure the Ukraine and the Donets Basin, in order to protect the vital Romanian oil refineries at Ploesti from Soviet air attack.

By Robert Forczyk and Howard Gerrard (illustrator)

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9781846030178 | Osprey Pub Co, April 25, 2006, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: In August 1793 of the French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1802), Republican France teetered on the brink of collapse. On every front her enemies' armies swept forward across her borders – the very survival of the Revolution itself was at stake...read more
By Robert Forczyk and Adam Hook (illustrator)

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9781841769196 | Osprey Pub Co, July 30, 2005, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: In August 1793 of the French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1802), Republican France teetered on the brink of collapse.

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