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9781781556702

Bismarck

Pride of the German Navy Author: Asmussen, John Code: 51698 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 22/09/2019 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Bismarck, the pride of the German navy, displaced more than 50,000 tonnes fully loaded and when commissioned she was the largest warship to date. The Bismarck took part in only one operation that ended with her sinking after just nine days. Three days earlier, she was engaged in a classic naval battle where she sunk Britain's largest warship, the ......
9781781556825

Sea War And Barbed Wire

The Story of Merchant Navy Men Author: Algar, P. Code: 51705 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 24/02/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This is the fascinating story of Captain Stanley Algar, an oil tanker master. Captured in the Atlantic, he and his colleagues spent four years behind barbed wire. This book, partly based on his diaries, hidden from the Germans, tells how the prisoners survived, confronted starvation and reacted to camp life and German propaganda. A graphic account ......
9781612006550

The Submarine Commander Pocket Manual

Pocket Manual 1939-1945 Author: McNab, Chris Code: 52133 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date: 11/11/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018

Submarine commanders in WWII dealt with both enormous risk and responsibility; charged with sinking enemy shipping whilst avoiding detection, they had to correctly locate and identify enemy craft, getting close enough to strike whilst attempting to safeguard the lives of their crew. It was a deadly game; the Germans lost over 600 U-boats during ......

9781682473849

Submarines of World War Two

Design, Development and Operations Author: Bagnasco, Erminio Code: 52149 Price: AU $86.14 Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: US NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 01/11/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Submarines played a major role in the war at sea in the years 1939-45, and this major reference book describes all the classes of vessel that were deployed by the eighteen combatant nations during those years. They were responsible for the sinking of 33 million tons of merchant shipping, with the German and U.S. navies achieving the greatest ......
9780062666543

The Great Halifax Explosion

A World War I Story of Treachery, Tragedy, and Extraordinary Heroism Author: Bacon, John U. Code: 52139 Price: AU $26.74 Format: Paperback / 384 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date: 22/10/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
NATIONAL BESTSELLER * The riveting, tick-tock account of the largest manmade explosion in history prior to the atomic bomb, and the equally astonishing tales of survival and heroism that emerged from the ashes, from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author John U. BaconAfter steaming out of New York City on December 1, 1917, laden with a ......
9781101984451

The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian

Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History Author: Dean, Josh Code: 52106 Price: AU $25.27 Format: Paperback / 448 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 11/10/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018

A riveting, true-life tale of military history, engineering genius, and high-stakes spy-craft set during the height of the Cold War. In the early hours of February 25, 1968, a Russian submarine armed with three nuclear ballistic missiles set sail from its base in Siberia on a routine combat patrol to Hawaii. Then it vanished. As the Soviet Navy ......

9788365958075

The King George V Class Battleships

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 51919 Price: AU $80.00 Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 19/09/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
The history and technical specifications of all five King George V battleships deployed by the Royal Navy during WWII, illustrated with colour plates, archive photos and scale drawings.
9788365281821

Battleships of the III Reich. Volume 2

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 51918 Price: AU $70.00 Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 19/09/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
The second and final volume which tells the stories of, and illustrates, all the German battleships that were in Kriegsmarine service during WWII.
9788365281814

Battleships Of The Third Reich Volume 1

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 51075 Price: AU $84.99 Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 19/09/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018

The first of two volumes which tell the stories of and illustrate all the German battleships that were in Kriegsmarine service during WWII. The author describes the history of the ships in the order in which they entered service, devoting much precise attention to their construction and their differences in construction from other ships. The ......

9781911604280

The Sea Takes No Prisoners

Stories from the Men & Ships of the Royal Navy in the Second World War Author: Wong, Edmund S. Code: 51707 Price: AU $65.00 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date: 10/09/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Over 120 first hand stories of life at sea with the Royal Navy from both men and women who served All taken from the Imperial War Museum's audio archive Major UK publicity and marketing campaign
9781612006178

Battleships

The War at Sea Author: Casemate Publishers Code: 51815 Price: AU $19.25 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date: 01/09/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
An expert overview of the history of the battleship, looking at its origins, the role played by battleships in both World Wars, famous ships, and weaponry.
9781681685991

Navy Seals (Audio CD)

The Combat History of the Deadliest Warriors on the Planet Author: Mann, Don Code: 51833 Price: AU $44.58 Format: CD-Audio Publisher: HIGHBRIDGE AUDIO Published date: 21/08/2018 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2018
The authors highlight the major steps and operations of the Navy SEALs, discuss the training and what it takes, and explore some of the most important moments in SEAL history.
9781681777818

Going Deep

John Philip Holland and the Invention of the Attack Submarine Author: Goldstone, Lawrence Code: 51834 Price: AU $23.95 Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date: 14/08/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The controversial history of the attack submarine-and the story of its colorful creator, John Philip Holland-that reveals how this imaginative invention changed the face of modern warfare.
9780764355622

USS Missouri (BB-63)

America's Last Battleship Author: Doyle, David Code: 51765 Price: AU $29.71 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 10/08/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The story of the USS Missouri, one of America's most famous warships of the twentieth century, and the world's last battleship, is told from her inception in 1940, through WWII kamikaze attacks, to her being the location of the Japanese surrender in Tokyo Bay, on September 2, 1945. Missouri's post-WWII activities are covered, from her transporting ......
9781501135941

Indianapolis

The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the F Author: Vincent, Lynn Code: 51799 Price: AU $41.62 Format: Hardback / 592 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date: 10/07/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A human drama unlike any other: the riveting and definitive full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history. Just after midnight on July 30, 1945, days after delivering the components of the atomic bomb from California to the Pacific Islands in the most highly classified naval mission of the war, USS Indianapolis is sailing ......
9781526735393

Italian Naval Camouflage of World War II

Author: Ghiglino, Marco Code: 51808 Price: AU $70.00 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/07/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The pre-eminent reference source on the subject with more than 700 beautifully rendered ship profiles.
9781526724977

Cruiser Birmingham

Detailed in the Original Builders' Plans Author: Waters, Conrad Code: 51362 Price: AU $56.90 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/07/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The technical details of British warships were recorded in a set of plans produced by the builders on completion of every ship. Today these plans form part of the incomparable collection of the National Maritime Museum at Greenwich. This book is one of a series based entirely on these draughts which depict famous warships in an unprecedented degre
9781138657670

Seapower

A Guide for the Twenty-First Century Author: Till, Geoffrey Code: 51778 Price: AU $73.98 Format: Paperback / 458 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date: 29/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This is the fourth, revised and updated, edition of Geoffrey Till's Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-first Century. The rise of the Chinese and other Asian navies, worsening quarrels over maritime jurisdiction and the United States' maritime pivot towards the Asia-Pacific region reminds us that the sea has always been central to human ......
9781781556696

Tirpitz

The Life and Death of Germany's Last Great Battleship Author: Knowles, Daniel Code: 51944 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 26/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Referred to by Churchill as `the Beast', `Tirpitz' was Germany's last great battleship and was one of the largest ever constructed in Europe. It was in November 1944 that she was finally sunk by the RAF. This book looks at the situation in Germany that led to the decision to build the `Tirpitz' before going on to analyse her life and death.
9781472819970

US Flush-Deck Destroyers 1916-45

Caldwell, Wickes, and Clemson classes Author: Lardas, Mark Code: 51567 Price: AU $22.39 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 17/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Four pipes and flush decks - these ships were a distinctively American destroyer design. Devised immediately prior to and during the United States' involvement in World War I they dominated the US Navy's destroyer forces all the way through to World War II. They were deployed on North Atlantic and Norwegian Sea convoys, and virtually everywhere ......
9781910500248

German Submarine Warfare

A Study of its Methods and Spirit, Including the Crime of the Lusitania Author: Frost, Wesley Code: 51246 Price: AU $27.99 Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date: 15/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
First published in 1918, this book is a record of observations and evidence compiled by the then US Consul in Queenstown, Eire. A rare study from first-hand accounts
9781510735170

Navigation Rules and Regulations Handbook

International--Inland Author: Coast Guard, Us Code: 51803 Price: AU $14.85 Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: GROUP Published date: 05/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The official and legally required handbook for every boat owner. Navigation Rules and Regulations fulfills the legal requirement to have a copy of these guidelines on your vessel at all times. Newly updated to accommodate the most recent changes to marine law and standard operating procedure, this handbook provides the Coast Guard's official rules ......
9780393254259

Oceans Ventured

Winning the Cold War at Sea Author: Lehman, John Code: 51742 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date: 05/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A thrilling story of the Cold War, told by a former navy secretary on the basis of recently declassified documents.
9781472825353

Italian Cruisers of World War II

Author: Stille, Mark (Author) Code: 51348 Price: AU $20.84 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC Published date: 01/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Italian Royal Navy (Regia Marina) operated one of largest cruiser forces of World War II. As a signatory to the 1922 Washington Naval Treaty, the Regia Marina immediately attempted to reinforce its treaty-limited battleship force by building seven large 10,000-ton heavy cruisers. Italian light cruisers also possessed an interesting design ......
9781785004018

Town Class Destroyers

A Critical Assessment Author: Henshaw, John Code: 51848 Price: AU $39.90 Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date: 23/05/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Early in World War II, fifty obsolete US Navy destroyers were transferred to the Royal Navy in return for a 99-year lease British bases in the Caribbean, Bahamas and Newfoundland. Though they were obsolete and far from ideal, they played a vital role in the Royal Navy's campaign. This is their complete story. Topics covered include the ......
9781526726285

HMS Gannet

Ship and Model Author: Mowll, William Code: 51807 Price: AU $50.00 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 02/05/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
First book on this important museum ship, now restored at Chatham.
9781526705440

Building for Battle

U-Boat Pens of the Atlantic Battle Author: Kaplan, Philip Code: 51589 Price: AU $50.93 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/05/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A lively and visually pleasing series offering readers a chance to visit some of the most iconic battleground landmarks ever constructed.
9781445673844

Cargo Liners and Tramps

Author: Inman, Mark Lee Code: 51783 Price: AU $29.98 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 01/05/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Mark Lee Inman looks at some of the beautiful postcards used as souvenirs on some less-glamorous ocean-going ships of the twentieth century.
9780750986007

The 'Big Four' of the White Star Fleet

Celtic, Cedric, Baltic & Adriatic Author: Chirnside, Mark Price: AU $40.00 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/05/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Groundbreaking book exploring the impact of White Star Line's `Big Four' - precursors to the `Olympic' Class sisters
9781785210716

Astute Class Nuclear Submarine: 2010 to Date

Insights into the design, construction and operation of the mostadvanced attack submarine ever operated by the Royal Navy Author: Gates, Jonathan Code: 48515 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 27/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Astute-class is the largest, most advanced and most powerful attack submarine ever operated by the Royal Navy, combining world-leading sensors, design and weaponry in a versatile vessel. The submarines are nuclear-propelled and fuelled by a nuclear reactor powerful enough to supply a city the size of Southampton. Its advanced technology means ......
9781849951654

The Grey Wolves of Eriboll

Author: Hird, David M. Code: 48548 Price: AU $40.17 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: WHITTLES PUBLISHING Published date: 15/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
New and expanded information on Loch Eriboll's pivotal role in the surrender of German U-boats to northern Scotland in May, 1945. Reveals the career histories of the 33 U-boat Commanders and features the staged U-boat 'surrenders' in Northern Ireland and Liverpool.
9780750985383

Shipwrecks of the Cunard Line

Author: Warwick, Sam Code: 51749 Price: AU $40.00 Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 15/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A unique book dedicated to documenting the dive-able shipwrecks of the Cunard line
9780190243678

World War II at Sea

A Global History Author: Symonds, Craig L. (Ernest J. King Distinguished Professor of Code: 51332 Price: AU $47.41 Format: Hardback / 792 pages Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date: 15/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Craig L. Symonds' World War II at Sea offers a definitive naval history of the Second World War presenting the chronology of the naval war, from The London Conference of 1930 to the surrender in Tokyo Bay in 1945, on a global scale for the first time.
9781472829993

Warship 2018

Author: Jordan, John Code: 51350 Price: AU $75.86 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC Published date: 13/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Warship 2018 is devoted to the design, development and service history of the world's combat ships. Featuring a broad range of articles from a select panel of distinguished international contributors, this latest volume combines original research, new book reviews, warship notes, an image gallery and much more to maintain the impressive standards ......
9781472823601

US Navy F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War 1969-73

Author: Davies, Peter E. Code: 51347 Price: AU $26.53 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC Published date: 12/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Although the F-4 Phantom II was the most important fighter-bomber to see action with all three American services during the Vietnam War, it was essentially a U.S. Navy design, and the carrier-borne squadron crews were its main operators in combat. The aircraft pioneered the use of long-range, radar-guided missiles in combat, although the ......
9781526713476

Weapons of Desperation

German Frogmen and Midget Submarines of World War II Author: Paterson, Lawrence Code: 51361 Price: AU $32.22 Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 08/04/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Chronicles the little-known story of the German 'Kleinkampfverb nde' ( Small Battle Units ) and their use of unconventional weapons
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