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Russell Phillips writes books and articles about military technology and history. Born and brought up in a mining village in South Yorkshire, he has lived and worked in South Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Cumbria and Staffordshire. His articles have been published in Miniature Wargames, Wargames Illustrated, and the Society of Twentieth Century Wargamers’ Journal. He has been interviewed for the American edition of The Voice of Russia. He currently lives in Stoke-on-Trent with his wife and two children.

Short Version

Award-winning author of military technology and history. Originally from South Yorkshire, now living in Stoke on Trent.

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Combat Engineering Equipment of the Warsaw Pact

Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Warsaw Pact (one-sheet)

A Ray of Light: Reinhard Heydrich, Lidice, and the North Staffordshire Miners (one-sheet)

Operation Nimrod: The Iranian Embassy Siege (one-sheet)

Red Steel: Soviet Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Cold War (one-sheet)

A Fleet in Being: Austro-Hungarian Warships of WW1 (one-sheet)

The Bear Marches West: 12 Scenarios for 1980s NATO vs Warsaw Pact Wargames (one-sheet)

A Damn Close-Run Thing: A Brief History of the Falklands Conflict (one-sheet)

This We’ll Defend: The Weapons and Equipment of the U.S. Army (one-sheet)