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U.S. Marine Corps F-4 Phantom II units of the Vietnam War – review

The reviewed book is a part of a  well-known series in the portfolio of Osprey Publishing – Osprey Combat Aircraft. This is the 94  book in this series. The author of the publication is Peter E. Davies, who wrote 22 books in his career. His interests focus on aviation during the Cold War and the Vietnam War. The book […]

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Aces in Combat, The American Aces Speak – review

Here we are with another Eric Hammel`s book: Aces in Combat, The American Aces Speak. As usual, it was published by Pacifica Military History. On 272 pages we receive a marvelous account of the US fighter pilots during World War Two and Korean War. Eye-witness stories told by veterans comes from battles in the skies […]

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Hitler’s Eagles – review

Hitler’s Eagles is another great book highlighting key problems connected with Luftwaffe. The author is a specialist in military history and military technology and wrote several books in those areas. He also worked on several encyclopedias ad wrote many magazine and newspaper articles. There are many books available on the market describing Luftwaffe since it’s […]

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Byzantine Imperial Guardsmen 925-1025 The Tάghmata and Imperial Guard – review

Raffaele D’Amato is a well-known scholar specializing in Roman and Byzantine military history. He gained prominence after the publication of Arms and Armour of the Imperial Roman Soldier From Marius to Commodus, 112 BC-AD 192[1], although we should also remember his excellent study of Byzantine weaponry seen in the works of Skylitzes[2], as well as […]

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Air War Europa Chronolog – review

Eric Hammel`s Air War Europa Chronology, America`s Air War Against Germany in Europe and North Africa 1942 – 1945 is one of many books published by this well-known American military historian.

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Y. Gordon, S. Komissarov, D. Komissarov – US Aircraft in the Soviet Union and Russia – review

US Aircraft in the Soviet Union and Russia is a book describing the history of US aviation in Russian.