The Paras: Portugal’s First Elite Force

Author: John P. Cann ISBN: 9781911512486 Format: PB Extent: 72 pp Price: £16.95 Publication: January 2017 Publisher: Helion and Company (Casemate)   Portuguese paratroopers or “paras” began as a stepchild of the army and found a home in the Portuguese Air Force...

Portuguese Commandos

Author: John P. Cann ISBN: 9781911096320 Format: PB Extent: 104 pp Price: £19,95 Publication: December 2016 Publisher: Helion & Co. (Casemate) Feared Insurgent Hunters, 1961-1974 During the 13-year insurgency (1961–74) in Portuguese Africa, more than 800,000 men...

Portugal’s Guerilla Wars in Africa

  Author: Al J. Venter ISBN: 9781910294734 Format: Paperback Extent: 544 pp Price: £25.00 Publication: March 2015 Publisher: Helion (Casemate UK)   Portugal’s three wars in Africa in Angola, Mozambique and Portuguese Guinea (Guiné-Bissau today) lasted...

Marlborough’s Other Army

  Author: Nick Dorrell ISBN: 9781910294635 Format: Hardback Extent: 160 pp Price: £25.00 Publication: February 2015 Publisher: Helion (Casemate UK)   An often neglected aspect of Marlborough’s war is its crucial campaign in Spain and Portugal also known as...