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The National Army Museum is a hosting a commemorative exhibition about women’s courage, sacrifice and integration in the British Army Running until 20 October 2019, Rise of the Lionesses charts the major contribution that women have made to the Bri
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Spain’s Legión
Spain’s debacle in its 1898 war with the US came as the final nail in the coffin for the country’s armed forces. For three centuries, the Spanish army had held sway over Europe as the continent’s dominant military force. The steady loss of Spain’s ov
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The Nazi Invasion Of Poland
In classic style, an eminent historian chronicles the rise of the German army’s vaunted armoured formations from the ascendancy of the Nazis to the evacuation of British Expeditionary Force at Dunkirk. He deftly places the Nazi invasion of Poland, wh