The relaunched Essential Histories series features updates from the authors, new images throughout, and a reinvigorated design. Written by subject experts, each title studies the origins, politics, fighting and repercussions of one major conflict or theatre of war.

Each book contains:

• Detailed introduction to a major war or theatre of war
• Photographs and illustrations
• Specially commissioned colour maps

Here are our latest titles, for a complete series listing please contact us