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Germanys East Wall In WW II
Germany's East Wall In WW II Sale Price: $15.95
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    The East Wall was where the final battles for the stricken Third Reich were fought, amid scenes of utter carnage. Beginning life at the end of World War I, the wall became a pet project of Adolf Hitler's, whose ascent to power saw building work accelerated, with plans for a grand, 'Maginot-style' defence put in place. But with a characteristically erratic change of heart, Hitler began to systematically strip the wall of its best defensive assets to bolster the Atlantic Wall, never dreaming...

    Scapa Flow: The Defences Of Britains Great Fleet Anchorage 1914-45
    Scapa Flow: The Defences Of Britain's Great Fleet Anchorage 1914-45 Sale Price: $15.95
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      Author: Angus KonstamIllustrator: Peter DennisAbout this bookA strategically important natural harbor in the Orkney Islands, Scapa Flow served as Britain_s main fleet anchorage during World Wars I and II. In 1914 and again in 1939, the British began building a comprehensive defensive network by fortifying the entrances to Scapa Flow, and then extended these defenses to cover most of Orkney. By 1940, it had become an island fortress, the largest integrated defensive network of its kind in...

      The Hindenburg Line
      The Hindenburg Line Sale Price: $15.95
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        Jagging across north-western Europe like an ugly scar, the Hindenburg Line was Germany's most formidable line of defence in World War I. Its fearsome reputation was matched only by its cunning design, with deep zigzagging trenches, concrete fieldworks, barbed wire and devilish booby traps forming an intimidating barrier for any attacking army. Through meticulous research, this volume explores each of the major portions of the Hindenburg Line, paying particular attention to three examples of...