Australia: 02 8445 2351 $6.95 flat rate Australia wide
Sort by:
Page 1 of 9 (291 items) 2 3
View:
9781472826336

Pacific Carrier War

Carrier Combat from Pearl Harbor to Okinawa Author: Stille, Mark Code: 60614 Price: AU $66.00 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 14/11/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2021
A detailed and comprehensive study of the carrier formations of the Pacific War, including their origins, development and key battles from the Coral Sea, through Midway and Guadalcanal to the battle of the Philippine Sea. The defining feature of the Pacific Theatre of World War II was the clash of carriers that ultimately decided the fate of ......
9781682477267

Russian and Soviet Battleships

Author: McLaughlin, Stephen Code: 70063 Price: AU $159.00 Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 25/10/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability

Russian and Soviet Battleships is the definitive English language overview of Russian and Soviet battleships, from the ironclad Petr Velikii of 1869 to Stalins final projects. Meticulously researched, this work describes and illustrates the design histories, technical details, characteristics, and service histories of the forty ......

9781682477571

U.S. Destroyers

An Illustrated Design History Author: Friedman, Norman Code: 70064 Price: AU $133.00 Format: Hardback / 502 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 25/10/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability

The Norman Friedman Illustrated Design History series of U.S. warships books has been an industry standard for three decades and has sold thousands of copies worldwide. To mark and celebrate this achievement, the Naval Institute Press is proud to make these books available once more. Digitally remastered for enhanced photo resolution and ......

9781682477601

U.S. Submarines Through 1945

An Illustrated Design Histor Author: Friedman, Norman Code: 70065 Price: AU $93.00 Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 25/10/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability

The Norman Friedman Illustrated Design History series of U.S. warships books has been an industry standard for three decades and has sold thousands of copies worldwide. To mark and celebrate this achievement, the Naval Institute Press is proud to make these books available once more. Digitally remastered for enhanced photo resolution and ......

9781526784032

The Battlecruiser New Zealand

A Gift to Empire Author: Wright, Matthew J. Code: 60641 Price: AU $75.00 Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 15/10/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
This book tells the story of HMS New Zealand, a battlecruiser paid for by the people of New Zealand in 1909, and when Japan was perceived as a threat in Australasia and the Pacific. Born of the collision between New Zealand's patriotic dreams and European politics, the tale of HMS New Zealand is further wrapped in the turbulent power-plays at the ......
9788366673366

The Mas.15

Italian Navy Torpedo-Armed Motorboat Author: Karnas, Darius Code: 70077 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Paperback / 56 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 15/10/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021

The limited basin of the Adriatic Sea favoured the operation of the light ships and various types of "microorganisms". The Italian naval command at the end of 1914 already drew attention to the combat capabilities of motor torpedo boats. The design of such a unit was presented in November, 1914, by the Italian company Maccia Marchini. The ......

9788366673441

The Japanese Cruiser Asama

Super Drawings in 3D Author: Suchaniewicz, Aleksander Code: 70083 Price: AU $59.95 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 15/10/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021

"Azuma" was one of the six armored cruisers built under the programme. Four of them were built by the British Armstrong shipyard, but "Azuma" was ordered in France, and its sister vessel, the "Yakumo", in Germany. Both cruisers were to carry British guns, making them compatible with units built in hazy Albion. The contract for the construction ......

9788366673526

SS Red Oak Victory

Super Drawings in 3D Author: Motyka, Mariusz Code: 70094 Price: AU $85.00 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 15/10/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021

The SS Red Oak Victory is now a museum ship in Richmond, California. It is a cargo ship of the type Victory. It was put into service at the end of 1944 and remained in service until 1968. The ship was built in three months at the large Permanente Metals Company shipyard in Richmond. On January 10, 1945, it began its maiden voyage to Pearl ......

9781472843098

German Heavy Cruisers vs Royal Navy Heavy Cruisers

1939-42 Author: Lardas, Mark Code: 60621 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 19/09/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
A superbly illustrated study of the major warships of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine. While the Kriegsmarine's capital ships became less important to Hitler following the outbreak of war, these vessels played a key role in projecting power in northern waters in the opening years of the war, disrupting Allied shipping and supporting operations.
9780750996105

100 Years of Cruise Ships in Colour

Author: Miller, William H Code: 70060 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/09/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021

Charting 100 years of cruising the ocean waves, in rich colour photographs. This latest book from William H. Miller presents 150 photographs, all in rich colour, and covers a span of almost 100 years: from the 1920s to the start of the current, boom cruising decade. It includes many early, often seasonal, liners; then the more purposeful ......

9781526777294

Battleship Duke of York

An Anatomy from Building to Breaking Author: Buxton, Ian Code: 60639 Price: AU $140.00 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/09/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
Unlike the United States, which has preserved a number of battleships as museums or memorials, not a single British dreadnought survives in the country that invented them. This book is an ambitious attempt to achieve the next best thing - a level of documentation in plans, photographs and words that portrays every aspect of the ship, albeit in two ......
9781682476352

Battleship Massachusetts

Naval History Special Edition Author: O'Hara, Vincent Code: 70097 Price: AU $27.00 Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 01/09/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability

Building upon the expertise of the authors and historians of the Naval Institute Press, the Naval History Special Editions are designed to offer studies of the key vessels, battles, and events of armed conflict. Using an image-heavy, magazine-style format, these Special Editions should appeal to scholars, enthusiasts, and general readers ......

9781781558294

Queen Elizabeth 2

Ship of Legend Author: Miller, William H Code: 60659 Price: AU $48.40 Format: Paperback / 110 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 01/09/2021 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
More than 50 years since her maiden crossing to New York, the 'Queen Elizabeth 2', remains an icon in the cruise and maritime industries. Wherever you go, the 'QE2' is still revered. She was the 'Concorde of the seas'. She steamed more miles, carried more passengers, visited more ports and made more money than any other big liner in history.
9781493055081

Fighting Corsairs: The Men of Marine Fighting Squadron Two-Fifteen in

the Pacific During WWII Author: Dacus, Jeff Code: 60419 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: LYONS PRESS Published date: 15/08/2021 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From historian and columnist in Leatherneck and Armor magazines, this is the exciting, personal account of a Marine fighter squadron in the South Pacific during the critical days of 1943 when the tide turned against the Japanese.
9780750997454

Windrush

A Ship Through Time Author: Arnott, Paul Code: 70062 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/08/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

For three decades the Windrush was the maritime Zelig of the twentieth century, playing different roles in the most turbulent years in modern times. Designed in 1930 in the Hamburg boatyard of a Jewish shipbuilder to ferry Germans to a new life in South America, it wasnt long before Goebbels requisitioned her as one of his Strength Through Joy ......

9781476676500

U.S. Navy Patrol Vessels

A History and Directory from World War I to Today Author: Sayers, Ken W. Code: 60247 Price: AU $82.88 Format: Paperback / 329 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date: 01/08/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
Covering more than 1000 of the Navy's small combatants, this comprehensive survey provides all-time rosters, histories, specifications and illustrations of patrol vessels from before World War I to the present.
9781526772909

Tribals, Battles & Darings

The Genesis of the Modern Destroyer Author: Clarke, Alexander Code: 60479 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/08/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
The first technical analysis of these ships that allows for a real understanding of their success.
9780764361678

Kongo-Class Battleships

In the Imperial Japanese Navy in World War II Author: Ahlberg, Lars Code: 60599 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 29/07/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The battleships of the Kongo class were the oldest, smallest, and fastest battleships in the Imperial Japanese Navy during WWII. Initially classified as battle cruisers, the lead ship in the class, Kongo, was built in England just prior to WWI. The remaining three ships in the class - Haruna, Kirishima, and Hiei - were all built and completed in ......
9788365958853

Cruisers Of The Third Reich Volume 2

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 59056 Price: AU $72.64 Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
The second of two volumes which describe and illustrate all the German cruisers that were in Kriegsmarine service during WWII, complete with full technical specifications.
9788366549029

Fighting Ships Of The U.S.Navy 1883-2019 Vol 3

Cruisers and Command Ships Author: Milewski, Venner F Code: 60316 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
The final book in a three-volume series which provides details of all USN warships from 1893 to the present day; this volume covers cruisers and command ships.
9788366549364

Shipshapes: Battleships Queen Elizabeth Class

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 60712 Price: AU $77.00 Format: Hardback / 140 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
Technical descriptions and scale plans for ship modellers of the class of super-dreadnought battleships built for the Royal Navy prior to the first World War.
9780750995733

Sails, Skippers and Sextants

A History of Sailing in 50 Inventors and Innovations Author: Drower, George Code: 70061 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 17/07/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Fifty stories showcasing the impact made by inspiring individuals and inventions on the development of the sailing world as we know it. Which woman made the first solo transatlantic crossing? Who saved thousands of lives with the invention of navigation lights? What is the story behind the invention of the compass? Many of us know the story of ......

9781472840837

Ju 87 Stuka vs Royal Navy Carriers

Mediterranean Author: Forsyth, Robert Code: 60617 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 15/07/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Junkers Ju 87 B Stuka dive-bomber and the aircraft carrier represent two key combat innovations of World War II. Rich with photographs and personal accounts, this new volume focuses on the air-sea action during the British evacuation operations in Norway in May 1940 and German air attacks in the Mediterranean in 1941-1942.
9781476685366

The SS City of Flint

An American Freighter at War, 1939-1943 Author: Haugseng, Magne Code: 60636 Price: AU $58.59 Format: Paperback / 219 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date: 15/07/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
Christmas 1942 saw the SS City of Flint in New York with other freighters loading for North Africa. Allied codes had been cracked and the convoy was expected by a group of U-Boats. Eyewitness accounts, war diaries and archival sources bring this untold story to life.
9781526793911

Naval Ship Models of World War II in 1/1250 and 1/1200 Scales

Enhancements, Conversions & Scratch Building Author: Liu, Robert K Code: 60273 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 11/07/2021 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
The only practical book available on modifying miniature models.
9780520326248

Okubo Toshimichi

The Bismark of Japan Author: Iwata, Masakazu Code: 60467 Price: AU $89.95 Format: Paperback / 392 pages Published date: 03/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press's mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand ......
9780367711160

The Future of Sea Power

Author: Grove, Eric Code: 60574 Price: AU $189.00 Format: Hardback / 292 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date: 01/07/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This book, first published in 1990, presents a fundamental reassessment of maritime strategy. It analyses the lessons of twentieth-century naval warfare and examines in detail the changing face of naval warfare, both in terms of the weapons used and the platforms from which they are launched and controlled. It looks at the evolving uses of the ......
9781472833877

Hunt the Bismarck

The pursuit of Germany's most famous battleship Author: Konstam, Angus Code: 60491 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 01/07/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

Hunt the Bismarck, now available in paperback, tells the story of Operation Rheinubung, the Atlantic sortie of the Nazi Germanys largest battleship in May 1941. Bismarck entered service in the summer of 1940. She was well-armed, with eight 15- inch guns as well as a powerful array of lighter weapons, while her armoured protection earned her the ......

9781682475331

A Ceaseless Watch

Australia's Third-Party Naval Defense 1919-1942 Author: Britts, Angus Code: 60654 Price: AU $80.30 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 01/07/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
Illustrates how Australia confronted the need to base its post-World War I defense planning around the security provided by a major naval power: in the first instance, Britain, and later the United States.
9781472840516

US Navy Frigates of the Cold War

Author: Stille, Mark Code: 60616 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 16/06/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A fresh, new study on the overlooked history of the backbone of the Cold War US Navy, the go-anywhere, do-anything frigate.
9781526799876

Italian Battleships 1911-1956

'Conte di Cavour' and 'Duiio' Classes Author: Bagnasco, Erminio Code: 60646 Price: AU $125.00 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 03/06/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Originally comprising five ships in two related classes, Conte di Cavour and Duilio classes entered service at the beginning of the Great War. As designed, they were powerful examples of the second generation of dreadnoughts, with a combination of twin and triple turrets producing a unique main armament of thirteen 12-inch guns. This book covers ......
9781526796431

Depth Charge

Royal Naval Mines, Depth Charges & Underwater Weapons, 1914-1945 Author: Henry, Chris Code: 60873 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 27/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

The history of weapons and warfare is usually written about from the point of view of the battles fought and the tactics used. In naval warfare, in particular, the story of how these weapons were invented, designed and supplied is seldom told. Chris Henry, in this pioneering study, sets the record straight. He describes how, to counter the ......

9781788161619

Sea Fever

A British Maritime Miscellany Author: Clothier, Meg and Chris Code: 60771 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: PROFILE BOOKS LTD Published date: 17/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

Can you interpret the shipping forecast? Do you know your flotsam from your jetsam? Or who owns the foreshore? Can you tie a half-hitch - or would you rather splice the mainbrace? Full of charming illustrations and surprising facts, Sea Fever provides the answers to all these and more. Mixing advice on everything from seasickness to righting a ......

9780367777579

Chinese Maritime Power in the 21st Century

Strategic Planning, Policy and Predictions Author: Bo, Hu Code: 60577 Price: AU $77.99 Format: Paperback / 274 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date: 03/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This book analyses China's maritime strategy for the 21st century, integrating strategic planning, policy thinking and strategic prediction. This book explains the construction and application of China's military, political, economic and diplomatic means for building maritime power, and predicts the future of China's maritime power by 2049, as ......
9781472847799

Warship 2021

Author: Jordan, John Code: 60633 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 03/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Warship is a celebrated annual publication featuring the latest research on the history, development, and service of the world's warships.
9781781558140

Yamato

Flagship of the Japanese Imperial Navy Author: Knowles, Daniel Code: 60410 Price: AU $78.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 01/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
1945: a mushroom cloud rises 20,000 feet into the sky. This is not from the bombing of Hiroshima or Nagasaki. It is the remains of the battleship 'Yamato'. Representing the ambition and determination of Imperial Japan, the loss of the 'Yamato' in a kamikaze operation in April 1945 has become a symbol of the downfall of the Imperial Japanese ......
Page 1 of 9 (291 items) 2 3
View: