Author: Morris, DavidCode: 57137Price:AU $22.90(was
AU $30.54)Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:10/08/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Delving in to the official archives of the Fleet Air Arm Museum and the wider National Museum of the Royal Navy, David Morris tells their incredible story through a selection of significant objects.
An Australian Soldier's Diary of the Great WarAuthor: Ayton, Philip OwenCode: 56626Price:AU $26.24(was
AU $34.99)Format: Paperback / 416 pages Published date:02/04/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
One of the last undiscovered personal accounts of an Australian soldier fighting to survive WWI
Von Braun: Nazi at NASAAuthor: Astridge, PaulaCode: 52391Price:AU $18.71(was
AU $24.95)Format: Paperback / 370 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:05/09/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
RELEASED IN CELEBRATION OF THE 50 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST MOON LANDING. Baron Wernher von Braun is one of the most controversial men in history. While he was responsible for the V-2 missile which caused devastation and killed thousands during WW2, he is also celebrated as the man who flew us to the moon in Apollo 11. Was he good or bad?
Author: Miranda, JustoCode: 51943Price:AU $41.99(was
AU $69.99)Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/06/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The biggest success of the Focke Wulf company during the Second World War was the choice of a radial engine for the Fw 190 fighter, in this way avoiding to compete against Messerschmitt for the in line engines. The decision of the Oberkommando der Luftwaffe to assign the few turbojets available to the Messerschmitt and Arado firms and the ......
War Notes from the Mediterranean Station 1941-1943Author: Poland, Albert and Poland, PeterCode: 51127Price:AU $18.47(was
AU $36.95)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HALSTEAD PRESS Published date:15/04/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated collection of personal records from the Mediterranean theatre of the Second World War. Vice Admiral Sir Albert Poland arrived in Tobruk in March 1941, just weeks before the siege commenced. Initially tasked with commanding the supply ships that served the British Army during the North Africa campaign, he went on to command a ......
Author: Hotson, Lewis (Chick)Code: 51134Price:AU $17.99(was
AU $29.99)Format: Paperback / 254 pages Publisher: HORIZON PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:05/03/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
“Robert’s War is an autobiographical of a Queensland lad who lied about his age to join the army, to wear the uniform, to attract the girls and to emulate his two older brothers who were on active service ‘somewhere’.
But no sooner had he become the youngest soldier in the Australian Army than he volunteered for anti-malaria experiments being ......
The American Aircraft Building Programme of the First World WarAuthor: Hare, Paul R.Code: 49975Price:AU $26.99(was
AU $44.99)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/01/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A comprehensive study of the American Aeroplane building programme of WW1, its promises, its performance, and its failure, together with a summary of what went wrong, and why, including a brief history of military aviation in America prior to the war and details of the Liberty engine and each aircraft type selected for production.
Hurricanes Over Crete, Spitfires Over Kos, Beaufighters Over the AegeanAuthor: Cull, BrianCode: 50867Price:AU $26.99(was
AU $44.99)Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:08/12/2017Availability:Sold Out
This is the first comprehensive account of RAF and Luftwaffe aerial operations over the Aegean 1943-1944. Original research with extracts from official operations and published memoirs. The book also includes many first-hand accounts from both British and German aircrew extracted from official reports and memoirs.
Flight Lieutenant Karl Kuttelwascher DFC and Bar, the Raf's GreatestNight Intruder AceAuthor: Darlington, RogerCode: 49076Price:AU $23.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/07/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Karel Kuttelwascher may have had a German surname, but he was a Czech who became the scourge of the Luftwaffe bombers operating from France and the Low Countries in 1942. Flying with the RAF's legendary No. 1 Squadron, his destruction of fifteen aircraft in only three months earned him the DFC twice in a mere forty-two days, and made him the RAF's ......
The Longest StruggleAuthor: Hakan GustavssonCode: 47795Price:AU $45.00(was
AU $75.00)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:21/07/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Sino-Japanese war was the longest struggle of the Second World War. It started in July 1937 and not getting much help from the outside world, the Chinese soon closed a treaty with the Soviet Union to receive armament including a large number of aircraft. Everything was to change with Pearl Harbor, but the struggle continued until August 1945.
Author: Gebhard AdersCode: 47804Price:AU $66.00(was
AU $110.00)Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/06/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Gebhard Aders' study of the History of the German Night Fighter Force is a highly detailed analysis with numerous appendices which provides a comprehensive account of the Luftwaffe's thoroughness right up to the end when the hunters became the hunted. Highly illustrated it also outlines techniques and tactics from 1917 up to the end of the war.
No.452 (Australian), 485 (New Zealand) and 602 (City of Glasgow) SquadroAuthor: Anthony CooperCode: 49070Price:AU $45.00(was
AU $75.00)Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/06/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In 1941, the RAF's Kenley Wing, under the leadership of 'ace' pilots like the Irishman 'Paddy' Finucane, won fame as one of the top-scoring outfits in the war. Flying the iconic Spitfire, the wing's three fighter squadrons-the Australian No.452, the New Zealand No.485 and the British No.602, flew escort missions almost daily against the Luftwaffe.
The Development and Evolution of Fighter TacticsAuthor: Philip MacDougallCode: 47797Price:AU $35.97(was
AU $59.95)Format: Hardback / 204 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:23/06/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Ethiopia (1935-6), Spain (1936-9), China (1937 onwards), Mongolia (1939), Finland (1939-40) France (1939-40) were the testing grounds for the aerial fighter tactics of World War Two and even today. In a subject rarely looked at in depth the author explores the lessons learnt, the means by which information was collected and subsequently used.
Author: Wortley, Rothesay StuartCode: 47830Price:AU $28.79(was
AU $47.99)Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:15/10/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This classic text was originally intended, when it first appeared in 1928, as propaganda for air-minded youth, these letters and diaries in fact tell the story of the Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force from August 1914 to the Armistice four years later.
The Luftwaffe's Last Attack on LondonAuthor: Conen, JohnCode: 47831Price:AU $23.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/10/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The first book to examine the "Little Blitz" of January 1944 and its effect on London
Britain's First World War Blitzkrieg Air ForceAuthor: Baughen, GregCode: 49129Price:AU $33.00(was
AU $55.00)Format: Hardback / 270 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:30/06/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In this radical reappraisal, Greg Baughen has used archive material to build up an intriguingly different picture of how air power developed in Britain before and during the First World War. Gone are the archetypal conservative army commanders stubbornly refusing to accept the new aerial weapon. Instead, Baughen reveals how even ......
The RAF 1944 Lancaster Raids Against TirpitzAuthor: Forsgren, JanCode: 47843Price:AU $33.00(was
AU $55.00)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/04/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Churchill dubbed her 'The Beast'. From 1940 to 1944, the RAF sent 700 bombers to sink her: all failed. However, in late 1944, Lancasters sealed her fate with Barnes Wallis' 12,000 lb 'Tallboy' bombs
Significant Losses Since 1908Author: David GeroCode: 22746Price:AU $26.97(was
AU $44.95)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/04/2010Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Each year dozens of military aircraft come to grief, ranging from fighters and bombers to trainers and transports. This work covers major military disasters worldwide and gives full details of the aircraft involved, its operator, route, location of crash, loss of life, and where known the reason for the crash.