"A classic of war reporting...The author's stories give heart-rending meaning to the lives and deaths of these men and women, even if policymakers generally have not."--The New York Times Pulitzer Prize winner C.J. Chivers' unvarnished acco... read more

The Fighters - Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq

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 Military

Major Craig Wilson is a decorated former SAS member, and has been in more combat zones than any other Kiwi soldier. He was the commanding officer of Bravo Company, which lost 2 soldiers when they went to the aid Afghan police at Baghek in August 2012. Craig was left injured, shot in the... read more

Bravo Kiwi

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 Military

The thousands of New Zealand men who fought in the First World War went through hell.And right beside them was another fighting force, armed with scalpels, bandages anddrugs. Hundreds of doctors, nurses, stretcher-bearers, orderlies and ambulance drivers,dentists, chiropodists,... read more

With Them Through Hell
$65.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Military

Spiraling Ideas Friedensreich Hundertwasser, hero of fluid forms and ecology Vivid color, organic forms, and a loathing of straight lines were just a few stalwart characteristics in the unique practice of Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928-2000). A non-conformist hero, the artist, archit... read more

Hundertwasser

ALos Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist in History
Winner of the 2018 Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Greene Award for a distinguished work of nonfiction
The first battle book from Mark Bowden since his #1New York Times bestselle... read more

Hue 1968 - A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam

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 Military

'Compellingly authentic, revelatory and beautifully written. A gripping tour de force' Damien Lewis Almost seventy-five years have passed since D-Day, the day of the greatest seaborne invasion in history. The outcome of the Second World War hung in the balance on that chi... read more

D-Day - The Soldiers' Story

From the young airmen who took their frail machines high above the trenches of World War I and fought their foes in single combat there emerged a renowned company of brilliant aces - among them Ball, Bishop, McCudden, Collishaw and Mannock - ... read more

No Parachute - A Classic Account of War in the Air in WWI

What makes an ordinary but highly educated Englishman, with no previous military training, decide to travel and fight in one of the most brutal conflicts on the planet? Desert Sniper is an extraordinary, true account of one man's journey from ... read more

Desert Sniper - How One Briton Went to War Against Isis

Summer, 1918: twenty-nine officers crawled into a 16 inch high, 55 metre tunnel dug only with spoons. This was the culmination of 9 months gruelling toil in oxygen-starved darkness. Of the twenty-nine escapees, j... read more

The Escape Artists: a Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Breakout of WWI

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 Military

'James Holland is a master' BBC History It was to be the battle to end the air war once and for all . . . During the third week of February 1944, the combined Allied air forces based in Britain and Italy launched their first-ever round-the-clock bomber offensive against Germany. The ai... read more

Big Week
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Military

This fascinating book is the first to cover the little known C Squadron of the Special Air Service. Operating in East Africa, the Squadron was involved in almost continuous counter communist terrorist operations over the period 1968 to 1980. In the unstable fina... read more

Secret SAS Missions in East Africa
$34.99(NZD) inc GST

From the fury of the Punic Wars to the icy waters of Dunkirk, relive 5,000 years of world-changing combat with this guide to the most famous battles in history, including a foreword from TV presenter and historian Tony Robinson. This military history book takes you on... read more

Battles That Changed History