Author: Ranger, AlanCode: 51557Price:AU $30.56Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:14/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
Illustrated history of the deployment of German half-track vehicles by the Wehrmacht, Luftwaffe and Waffen-SS during WW2, serving as personnel carriers, tractors, combat engineering vehicles and self-propelled carriages for anti-aircraft guns.
Pride of the German NavyAuthor: Asmussen, JohnCode: 51698Price:AU $69.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2019Availability: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 ......
The Eighth Air Force and World War II's "Black Thursday"Author: Frazer, BruceCode: 48560Price:AU $37.64Format: PaperbackPublisher: EDUCATOR'S INTERNATIONAL PRESS Published date:30/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
This is a story about hundreds of very young, very brave men who overcame their self-preservation instincts to fight in one of the most costly and fiercely fought aerial engagements in history. It was Mission 115 flown by the 8th U.S. Air Force October 14, 1943 (this was the second raid on Schweinfurt). The objective was to cripple Germany's ......
The Post-Imperial Armed Forces 1946-2016, A HistoryAuthor: Mulloy, GarrenCode: 50450Price:AU $56.90Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: C HURST & CO PUBLISHERS LTD Published date:25/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
Japans post-war armed forces are a paradox, both embarrassing remnants of the past and valuable repositories of experience. This book charts the development of the Japan Self-Defence Forces (JSDF) from 1954 as both unorthodox military institutions and servants of a civil society that decries militarism. Investigating JSDF contributions to ......
1942-1947Author: Todman, DanielCode: 50886Price:AU $50.59Format: HardbackPublisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date:01/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
This book opens with one of the greatest disasters in British military history - the fall of Singapore in February 1942. Unlike in the aftermath of Dunkirk there was here simply no redeeming narrative available - Britain had been totally defeated by a far smaller Japanese force in her grandly proclaimed invincible Asian fortress. The unique ......
The RAFs Maritime War 1939 - 1945Author: Bird, Andrew D.Code: 49773Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:01/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Thirty was the number of minutes it took for one Coastal Command crew to sink two U-boats. This remarkable achievement was carried out by the crew of Flying Officer Kenneth Kayo Moore in their 224 Squadron Liberator on the evening of 7/8 June 1944\. Whilst patrolling the western end of the English Channel, Moore s crew first despatched U-629, ......
World War II Veterans in MotorsportsAuthor: Evans, ArtCode: 54270Price:AU $52.80Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
The Greatest Generation"" were those Americans who grew up during the deprivation of the Great Depression, and went on to serve during World War II. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt said, ""This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny."" The twenty-three described in this book were truly ""earmarked for greatness.
A Thunderbolt Pilot's War Across the PacificAuthor: Curran, JamesCode: 52417Price:AU $29.66Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:15/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
There were no mission limits for a pilot in the Pacific during World War II; unlike in Europe, you flew until it was time to go home. So it was for James "Jug" Curran, all the way from New Guinea to the Philippines with the 348th Fighter Group, the first
The Fall of South Vietnam: The Beginning of the EndAuthor: Grandolini, AlbertCode: 49754Price:AU $34.53Format: Paperback / 88 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Drawing on a wide range of Vietnamese-language sources, the author presents a detailed account of the continuing efforts of North Vietnam to invade the South, enlivened by a large number of previously unpublished photographs, and colour profiles for modellers. A year after the Paris peace accord had been signed, on 17 January 1973, peace had ......
The Road to BerlinAuthor: Worrall, RichardCode: 50197Price:AU $199.14Format: Hardback / 223 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Looking at the key, but relatively neglected, campaign of 1943, this book offers a thorough and nuanced reassessment of the RAF bomber offensive at a time when the war in Europe still hung in the balance. Whilst the bombing campaign against German cities has long been one of the most controversial and hotly debated aspects of the Second World War, ......
An AutobiographyAuthor: Beetz, GunterCode: 52442Price:AU $49.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Gunter Horst Beetz was born in Berlin in 1926. Growing up as part of a typical family-his father was a banker, his mother a housewife-he joined the Hitler Youth-somewhat against his wishes-and after a short period manning anti-aircraft guns in Berlin he ultimately found himself in Normandy, fighting the Allies, where he was captured in July ......
Streamlined Specials and New Generation of Drivers on American SpeedwaysAuthor: Dick, RobertCode: 51079Price:AU $71.96Format: Paperback / 287 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:25/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
From 1915 through the early 1920s, American auto racing experienced rapid and exciting change. Competition by European vehicles forced American car manufacturers to incorporate new features, resulting in legendary engineering triumphs (and, essentially, works of art). Some of the greatest drivers in racing history were active during this ......
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 51581Price:AU $34.61Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
Incorporates many historic black and white and colour images of RAF, USAF, US Navy, USMC and overseas Phantoms. Offers a fresh approach to a much-studied type, presenting the reader with new and exciting images supplemented by informative captions.
The War at SeaAuthor: Casemate PublishersCode: 51815Price:AU $19.25Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:19/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 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.
A Complete HistoryAuthor: Robinson, M. P.Code: 50311Price:AU $30.33Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
The AMX 13 was originally designed in the immediate aftermath of the Second World War. It represents French ambitions for national resurgence and withdrawal from wartime dependence on American military technology. Being a light tank it was an ambitious and far sighted departure from conventional tank design and it found a ready export market as ......
Author: Winegard, Timothy C.Code: 52405Price:AU $44.68Format: Paperback / 412 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO PRESS Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
This original and pioneering study analyzes the evolution of oil as a catalyst for both war and diplomacy, and connects the events of the First World War to contemporary petroleum geo-politics and international aggression.
Author: Montgomery, NigelCode: 52462Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:06/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Born in the turbulent opening years of the Second World War the Churchill tanks ability to take punishment and still fight on was as legendary as its capacity to climb impossible slopes. Whether in support of beach landings or in a struggle across well-defended terrain, the Churchill became the Swiss Army knife of armoured vehicles - a tank ......
The Fight Across Europe with the 80th "Blue Ridge" Division in World WarAuthor: Lembo, LoisCode: 51814Price:AU $48.98Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: SAVAS BEATIE Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
The untold story of Frank Lembo, one of Patton's men offering the rare perspective of what day-to-day warfare at the ground-level looked like in the European Theater through the eyes of one of the men spearheading the advance.
2 Audio CD Limited Edition Hardcover BookAuthor: O'Neill, Michael A.Code: 49042Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: DANNAN BOOKS Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In the mud and bloody filth of the trenches, and in the bullet-saturated air above the Eastern and Western fronts, Jewish soldiers and airmen went to fight for their country. They did so pushing against a wave of discrimination from the country they were born into, and whose cause they were absolutely convinced was just. Neither did they doubt ......
300 Innovative Forms of TransportAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 52351Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Military Vehicles is a wide-ranging guide to the world of military mobility in the twentieth century and beyond. In 300 detailed entries, it explores the combat, transport and utility vehicles that have supported military units from World War I to the present day. Categories include armoured personnel carriers, armoured cars, anti- aircraft ......
The Role of Airpower in the War Against Isil/Daesh in Iraq, Syria and LiAuthor: Taghvaee, BabakCode: 47371Price:AU $59.90Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:30/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
An unstable political environment and unsettled security led to the prevalency of insurgency and long-lasting civil wars in every country with weakened central powers. Sectarianism from one or both partiers in conflict can cause radicalisation and help to sow the seeds of terrorist groups. ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and Levant), ISIS, IS or Daesh ......
Rare and Unseen PhotographsAuthor: Wakefield, AlanCode: 42445Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As we near the end of extensive centennial commemorations of World War I, it nonetheless retains the power to surprise, even shock us. Thats perhaps nowhere more true than in the photographs of the war that have come down to us--countless of them preserved over the decades by Imperial War Museums. The First World War in Focus presents one ......
A Comprehensive Guide to the Battlefields. Part 1 - Arras SouthAuthor: Smithson, JimCode: 51896Price:AU $39.90Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A comprehensive visitor's guide to the First World War battlefields around Arras, south of the Scarpe, with descriptions of the battles, detailed maps and photographs.
A Guide to Regiments, Uniforms, Flags, Equipment & ArmsAuthor: Ede-Borrett, StephenCode: 52093Price:AU $39.90Format: Hardback / 104 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A full-length study of the military aspects of the New Model Army. An invaluable guide for historians, reenactors and wargamers.
Owner's Workshop ManualAuthor: Ian BlackCode: 48879Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:18/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Enjoying continuous frontline service with the RAF for nearly 30 years, the supersonic English Electric Lightning jet was the Spitfire of its era and the last of a special breed of fighter aircraft.
Stories from the Men & Ships of the Royal Navy in the Second World WarAuthor: Wong, Edmund S.Code: 51707Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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
Raising the Flag, February-March 1945Author: Khan, MarkCode: 51526Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A graphic photographic record that chronologically reveals the battle for Iwo Jima, all supported by detailed captions.
Author: Hutchison, DavidCode: 52094Price:AU $56.95Format: Hardback / 156 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:12/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book is a history of the Battle of Mons in August 1914. It diverges widely from the story enshrined as fact in the Official History, and by subsequent accounts dependant on it. It is based on an examination of the war diaries of almost every British unit involved in the battle, with particular reference to the artillery, thus illuminating ......