Savas Beatie
Savas Beatie is synonymous with high quality and outstanding original military and general history books from ancient Rome to yesterday. Established in 2004, it has grown to become America’s leading Civil War publisher, with every book in its catalogue also available in ebook format. While the publishing world has changed since its founding, Savas Beatie’s mission has remained the same: to produce quality books you will be proud to read, own, and keep for a lifetime.
New Dawn Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 312
ISBN: 9781932714777
Pub Date: 05 Jan 2010
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 28 b/w photos and 4 maps throughout
Description:
“In New Dawn, Richard Lowry presents not just a brilliant account of the battle for Fallujah, but also a useful overview of the history, economics, and culture of the region.” - Newt Gingrich, best selling author and former Speaker of the House of RepresentativesFallujah. Few names conjure up as many images of blood, sacrifice, and valour as does this ancient city in Al Anbar province forty miles west of Baghdad.
The Maps Of Chickamauga Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9781932714722
Pub Date: 15 Sep 2009
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Description:
The Maps of Chickamauga explores this largely misunderstood battle through the use of 120 full-colour maps, graphically illustrating the complex tangle of combat’s ebb and flow that makes the titanic bloodshed of Chickamauga one of the most confusing actions of the American Civil War. Track individual regiments through their engagements at fifteen to twenty-minute intervals or explore each army in motion as brigades and divisions manoeuvre and deploy to face the enemy. The Maps of Chickamauga allows readers to fully grasp the action at any level of interest.
The Guns Of Independence Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 528
ISBN: 9781932714685
Pub Date: 15 Jun 2009
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: American Battle Series
Illustrations: b/w maps and photos throughout
Description:
The campaign has all the drama any historian could want: the war’s top generals and admirals pitted against one another; decisive naval engagements; cavalry fighting; siege warfare; night bayonet attacks; and more. By the summer of 1781, America had been at war with England for six years. No one believed in 1775 that the colonists would put up such a long and credible struggle.
The Quest For The Lost Roman Legions Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 414
ISBN: 9781932714708
Pub Date: 15 Jun 2009
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: b/w maps and photos throughout
Description:
In 9 A.D., the 17th, 18th, & 19th Roman legions and their auxiliary troops under the command of Publius Quinctilius Varus vanished in the boggy wilds of Germania.
Shiloh And The Western Campaign Of 1862 Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 520
ISBN: 9781932714340
Pub Date: 01 Jun 2009
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Series: American Battle Series
Illustrations: b/w maps and 62 photos throughout
Description:
The stunning Northern victory at Shiloh in 1942 thrust Union commander Ulysses S. Grant into the national spotlight, claimed the life of Confederate commander Albert S. Johnston, and forever buried the notion that the Civil War would be a short conflict.
The New Civil War Handbook Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9781932714623
Pub Date: 15 Apr 2009
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 65 photos and illustrations
Description:
The New Civil War Handbook: Facts and Photos from America’s Greatest Conflict is a complete up-to-date guide for American Civil War enthusiasts of all ages. Author Mark Hughes uses clear and concise writing, tables, charts, and more than 100 photographs to trace the history of the war from the beginning of the conflict through Reconstruction.Coverage includes battles and campaigns, the common soldier, technology, weapons, women and minorities at war, hospitals, prisons, generals, the naval war, artillery, and much more.
The Wars Against Napoleon Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9781932714371
Pub Date: 31 Jan 2008
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Description:
Popular and scholarly history presents a one-dimensional image of Napoleon as an inveterate instigator of war who repeatedly sought large-scale military conquests. General Franceschi and Ben Weider dismantle this false conclusion in "The Wars Against Napoleon", a brilliantly written and researched study that turns our understanding of the French emperor on its head. Avoiding the simplistic cliches and rudimentary caricatures many historians use when discussing Napoleon, Franceschi and Weider argue persuasively that the caricature of the megalomaniac conqueror who bled Europe white to satisfy his delirious ambitions and insatiable love for war is groundless.
Surviving Military Separation Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781932714234
Pub Date: 01 Dec 2007
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 140 original B&W illus
Description:
Family members have learned that today, military separation is common and that long deployments are the norm. Coping with everyday problems and hardships by themselves is very difficult, and sometimes leads to loneliness and depression. In his day-to-day counseling of military family members, Marc Maxwell—a Department of Defense Guidance Counselor and veteran of the U.
Playing With The Enemy Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9781932714241
Pub Date: 01 Nov 2006
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 18 b/w photos
Description:
Born in a tiny, one-horse town in Ilinois, Gene Moore quickly discovered he had one remarkable gift: an ability to play baseball like a Major League hitter.Before long, Moore was being selected alongside men twice his age to play on the town team. Word spread halfway across the United States about a country boy who could hit the ball a country mile.
Warriors Seven Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9781932714289
Pub Date: 01 Sep 2006
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 18 b/w photos; 28 maps
Description:
‘Dr. Sneiderman has written a brilliant and fascinating book . .
Ultimate Basic Training Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781932714111
Pub Date: 01 Mar 2006
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 51 charts, tables, images
Description:
The Ultimate Basic Training Guidebook is a comprehensive, practical, and easy-to-follow survival guide, written specifically for new or prospective recruits. The author offers step-by-step instructions and solutions, including helpful charts and graphics, showing the recruit how to prepare both physically and mentally for boot camp. It includes a special eight-week fitness programme specifically designed to improve fitness test scores, study guides, a list of what to bring (and not to bring) to basic training, tips for success, and much more.
Books Of The Indian Wars Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9781882810888
Pub Date: 01 Aug 2005
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Description:
An exhaustive evaluation of literature published on the Indian Wars. Articles by leading historians include how to research the wars, build a good library, the best books on Custer and the Little Bighorn, the best books overall on the subject, suggested reading, and much more. Index.
The Indian Wars' Civil War Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 188
ISBN: 9781882810819
Pub Date: 01 Jul 2005
Imprint: Savas Beatie
Illustrations: 18 photos and illustrations
Description:
A series of outstanding articles by leading scholars on what Native Americans experienced during our Civil War. Articles include" "Nations Asunder: Western American Indians During the Civil War"; "Minnesota Volunteers and the Coming of the 1862 Dakota War"; "The Most Terrible Stories: The Minnesota Dakota War and White Imagination"; "Stand Watie at First and Second Cabin Creek"; and interview with a leading historian, a look at Wisconsin's 1832 Black Hawk War Trail and much more, including book reviews, index.