Safely in Modern High Threat Littoral Environments: 2019Author: Campbell-Roddis, MarkCode: 57908Price:AU $88.39Format: PaperbackPublished date:31/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Presentation of the author's concept for a new type of Amphibious Ship for use in modern high-threat littoral environments.
Originality Guide covering wartime Willys MB and Ford GPW JeepsAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 59794Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The wartime Jeep continues to fascinate enthusiasts around the world, nearly eight decades after the first prototypes were built. Yet while it is true that there was only ever one Jeep, it is emphatically not the case that there was only one variety of Jeep. Not only were Jeeps built by both Willys and Ford, but the supposedly standardised ......
Author: Nasca, David S.Code: 58999Price:AU $64.71Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:30/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Examines how the US became a superpower through amphibious operations. While other major world powers pursued and embraced different weapons and technologies in order to create different means of waging war, the US spent decades training, developing, and employing amphibious warfare to pursue its national interests.
Author: Prenatt, JamieCode: 59324Price:AU $24.00Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:29/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The armoured car has an important place in the early history of Soviet armoured fighting vehicles (AFVs) - they were the most important AFV during the Russian Civil War and figured prominently in the mechanization of the Red Army that began in late 1929. The 1930s saw the development and production of a wide variety of armoured cars, which were ......
Author: Jonca, AdamCode: 59363Price:AU $110.00Format: Hardback / 392 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
A detailed history of armoured trains that were part of the organisation of the Polish army from the end of the Soviet war to the end of the 1939 war campaign. Polish armoured trains originated in World War I, but played an important part in most Polish military conflicts during the next two decades. The book explores in detail not only the ......
Author: Ranger, AlanCode: 59362Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Opel Blitz (German for ""lightning"") was the name given to various light and middle-weight truck series built by the German automobile manufacturer Opel from 1930. This book focuses on the light version of the Blitz lorry deployed by the Wehrmacht during World War II: Opel Blitz type 3,5-134 & 3,5-157; Opel Blitz type 2,0-12; Opel Blitz type ......
Chaffee-Based Vehicle Variants in the Korean WarAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 59158Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The M24 Chaffee was the finest light tank developed by the US during WWII. Utilising the M24 chassis - developed by Cadillac - the US Army procured a family of fighting vehicles, including the M19 Twin 40 mm Gun Motor Carriage, the M37 105 mm Howitzer Motor Carriage, and the M41 155 mm Howitzer Motor Carriage, all of which are covered in this ......
German Self-Propelled Artillery in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 58854Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:21/07/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Hummel ("bumblebee") and Nashorn ("rhinoceros") are two of Nazi Germany's most widely recognised self-propelled artillery pieces. The Hummel, with its heavy field howitzer, was indispensable as heavy field artillery despite its open-top fighting compartment. The Nashorn, also known as the Hornisse ("hornet"), utilised the same chassis but ......
Author: Goralski, WaldemarCode: 58152Price:AU $86.99Format: Paperback / 84 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:17/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In 1902, Japan signed an Alliance Pact with Britain, which was then a leading sea power. It ordered modern ships at British shipyards, and Japanese shipyards were to co-operate. After the new class of battlecruisers had emerged, Japan decided to design them for its navy. They were to be ships with a displacement of 19,000 tons and a main armament ......
Volume 3: The Panzer DivisionAuthor: Anderson, ThomasCode: 58883Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The first two volumes of the History of the Panzerwaffe have described how the Germans transformed armoured warfare from a lumbering and ponderous experiment in World War I into something that could decide the outcome of conflicts, and how the legendary Panzerwaffe overran Western Europe and reached the gates of Moscow to the east, before taking ......
An EncyclopediaAuthor: Zabecki, David T., PhD.Code: 58162Price:AU $162.16Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: GREENWOOD PRESS Published date:31/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"This invaluable resource offers students a comprehensive overview of the German war machine that overran much of Europe during World War II, with close to 300 entries on a variety of topics and several key primary source documents"--
From Suez to the Falklands and the present dayAuthor: Hampshire, Edward (Author)Code: 57620Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:18/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Amphibious assault ships have been at the centre of nearly all of Britain's expeditionary campaigns since World War II, from the Suez crisis of 1956 to operations as far afield as Borneo (1963-66), the Falklands (1982), Sierra Leone (2000) and Iraq (2003). In major operations such as Suez and the Falklands, the use of amphibious assault ships was ......
Author: Ranger, AlanCode: 57870Price:AU $25.54Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
140 rare photographs of World War II German mobile radar, its power generation equipment and the types of installations it operated from.
The LCP(L), LCP(R), LCV, LCVP, LCS(L), LCM and LCIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 57857Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:20/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
No less than Dwight Eisenhower described Andrew Jackson Higgins as "the man who won the war for us," referring to the landing craft he perfected. Those craft, the WWII LCP(L), LCP(R), LCV, LCVP, LCM, and LCS(L), are presented in this volume (the first of two on US landing craft), along with the larger LCI (Landing Craft, Infantry). These vessels, ......
The Rise of Motor Transport with the BEF on the Western FrontAuthor: Harrison, MichaelCode: 57828Price:AU $55.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:04/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The story of the men and women who pioneered the mass use of motor vehicles of all shapes and sizes in the ultimate testing ground of a prolonged continental war.
Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesAuthor: Martinez, Eduardo Manuel GilCode: 57765Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:02/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Learn about the most important armoured vehicles made in Hungary. Describes the combats in which Hungarian units fought until the end of the war.
German ManufacturersAuthor: Ranger, AlanCode: 51921Price:AU $30.00Format: Paperback / 88 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Latest photo album in the "Camera On" series featuring 150 previously unpublished images of the German army's three-axled 3 ton cross-country lorries in action.
Author: Cook, MarkCode: 56826Price:AU $29.97(was
AU $49.95)Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:03/07/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The full story of the Half-Ton Land Rover Lightweight, packed with many previously unpublished facts and photographs. Covers all variants used in the UK and abroad. Invaluable to all would-be buyers, owners, restorers and modellers. Mark Cook was amongst the first to join the Ex-Military Land Rover Association and served in various positions, ......
American Half-tracks of the Second World WarAuthor: Jackson, RobertCode: 56647Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:16/04/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Detailed history of the M2/M3 series of armoured half-tracks during the Second World War.
Second World WarAuthor: Cole, LanceCode: 56646Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:16/04/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Covers the Second World War Jeeps produced by Willys and Ford.
1991-Present Armoured Fighting VehiclesAuthor: Hart, Dr StephenCode: 56047Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:31/03/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Organised chronologically by type, Modern Tanks and AFVs offers a highly illustrated guide to the main armoured fighting vehicles used around the world since 1990.
Author: Cole, TomCode: 56937Price:AU $52.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:01/03/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This new book will be an essential reference for modellers and wargamers who build and paint World War II British armoured fighting vehicles. It provides extensive information on different types of vehicles, describing when they were used, by whom and for what purpose. In addition, the many modifications made to vehicles during the war are ......
The Story of Three Officers and Pt-109Author: Domagalski, John J.Code: 55113Price:AU $37.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Made famous by her final commanding officer, John F. Kennedy, PT-109 is one of the most celebrated warships in American history. However, a full chronicle of PT-109's wartime story has heretofore been lacking.
300 Innovative Forms of TransportAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 52351Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:01/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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 ......
Super drawings in 3DAuthor: Motyka, MariuszCode: 56813Price:AU $86.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:31/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Suzutsuki was the third ship from the series of the most powerful Akizuka destroyers, designed specifically as anti-aircraft defense ships, whose main armament consisted of 8 universal 100 mm caliber guns with excellent ballistic characteristics. The Akizuki destroyers were designed before the beginning of World War II as anti-aircraft ships for ......
300 of the World's Greatest Military VehiclesAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 52352Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:20/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
From the crude, unreliable tanks that first appeared on the Western Front during World War I to todays high-tech machines, Tanks and Military Vehicles features 300 of the most important and influential tanks and AFVs from 1916 to the present day. With a page per entry, each vehicle is illustrated by a full-colour side-profile artwork, and ......
Coil sprung models 1970 to 2007Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 50997Price:AU $66.38Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Land Rover's coil-sprung models include the first-generation Range Rover, One Ten family, Defender family and first-generation Discovery models. All have been taken into service by the British armed forces, and this unique book describes and illustrates their uses and adaptations, while containing comprehensive vehicle lists and contract details.
Author: Cappellano, FilippoCode: 51576Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The first Italian armoured cars were used in the war in Libya in 1911-12 against the Ottoman Empire. With few tanks being developed, the Italians relied instead on the development of more mobile armoured cars like the Ansaldo Lancia 1 Z, during World War I, but post-war the army, focusing on the Alpine battlegrounds of Italy's northern borders, ......
Author: Hampshire, Edward (Author)Code: 51575Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Soviet Union's cruise missile submarines from the modified Whiskey, to the Oscar II classes were among the most formidable vessels of the Cold War. They were initially designed to carry land attack nuclear-tipped cruise missiles designed to strike targets on the eastern coast of the United States. By the late 1960s, however, submarine-launched ......
A Global HistoryAuthor: Symonds, Craig L. (Ernest J. King Distinguished Professor ofCode: 51332Price:AU $55.95Format: Hardback / 792 pages Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date:15/04/2018Availability:Please contact us for availability
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.
DesertAuthor: Archer, LeeCode: 51022Price:AU $32.94Format: PaperbackPublisher: PANZERWRECKS Published date:11/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A long time coming, Panzerwrecks presents its first book about the wrecks in the desert campaign: Panzerwrecks 22: Desert. Everything you have come to expect from Panzerwrecks - high production values, new photos and stunning original artwork from Felipe Rodna.
Author: Garson, PaulCode: 50211Price:AU $28.43Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/01/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
No other combatant nation employed motorcycles and bicycles on the scale produced by the Third Reich. During Nazi Germanys campaigns, first of invasion, then of retreat that followed, motorcycles and bicycles served a variety of functions: couriers, reconnaissance, medical evacuation, assault shock troops taking the brunt of battle - even as ......