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V Weapons
Target London recounts both the intelligence operations tasked with detecting the Nazis’ Vergeltungswaffen, or ‘vengeance weapons’, and also provides a fascinating insight into key figures involved. With great focus on the internal debates and reacti
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Kiwis In Vietnam
Between 1964-72 over 3,000 military and civilian personnel from New Zealand served in Vietnam. It was also the first war where the Australasian country did not fight alongside her traditional ally Great Britain. In the aftermath of WWII, New Zealand,
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Prokop The Great
Prokop the Great is shown wearing plate armour, holding a bascinet with an attached padded aventail, and gripping a battle axe. The red stripe on his black surcoat and the chalice symbol are both universal systems of the Hussite movement. Prokop the