Author: Passlow, JonathanCode: 51120Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/03/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2018
Buoyed by the success of the 1st and 2nd Australian divisions in the Battle of Menin Road, the men of the 4th and 5th Australian divisions filed into the front line ready for the next phase of the battle. Ahead of them lay the blackened remnants of Polygon Wood, a desolate expanse of splintered stumps shattered by the devastating shellfire. The ......
Author: Lee, RogerCode: 51119Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/03/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2018
The Passchendaele Campaign of 1917 is associated with images of slimy, oozing mud: mud deep enough and glutinous enough to drown men, horses and equipment, mud so pervasive that it, rather than the enemy, defeated the British Army’s only major campaign in Belgium. While these images are certainly true for the opening and final months of the ......
Author: Asbury, JonathanCode: 51128Price:AU $64.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:01/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
On May 10, 1940, Britain’s new prime minister strode purposefully down to the basement of an anonymous government building and entered a top secret command center. “This,” growled Winston Churchill, “is the room from which I will run the war.”
At the war’s end, Churchill and his colleagues left the chamber and locked the door behind ......
A POW story of survival on the Death Railway and NagasakiAuthor: Brigginshaw, JimCode: 51245Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
Jim Bodero spent much of World War Two in several versions of hell. Taken prisoner when Singapore fell into Japanese hands early in 1942, he – along with thousands of fellow POWs – was conscripted as a slave labourer. He was deep underground, in a coal mine near Nagasaki, when the US dropped its second atomic bomb, on 9 August 1945. The blast ......
Author: Parr, ClaudeCode: 50174Price:AU $15.15Format: PaperbackPublisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
Claude began his career as a steward on a cruise liner before eventually working as a member of the gun crew aboard the doomed RMS Laconia, which was torpedoed by the Nazis in 1942. Miraculously surviving the sinking, Claude was then captured and taken prisoner by the Vichy French.
3 Vol Set - numbered and signed by authorsAuthor: Larsen, Peter and Erickson, BenCode: 51459Price:AU $718.00Format: Undefined / 1056 pages Publisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
Author: Steinbeck, JohnCode: 51291Price:AU $23.14Format: PaperbackPublisher: PITSTOP Published date:18/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
A collection of the greatest stories ever written about World War II.
World War II brought grief and destruction, but it also inspired some of the most impassioned literature in history. Classic Stories of World War II includes excerpts from novels such as James Jones’s From Here to Eternity and Joseph ......
The Story of the British Police CarAuthor: Anstead, AntCode: 50882Price:AU $18.95Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:21/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
TV presenter and all-round car nut Ant Anstead takes the reader on a journey that mirrors the development of the motor car itself from a stuttering 20mph annoyance that scared everyone's horses to 150mph pursuits with aerial support and sophisticated electronic tracking. The British Police Force's relationship with the car started with the ......
One Bomber, Ten Men, and Their Incredible Escape from Nazi-Occupied FranAuthor: Avriett, Carole EngleCode: 50088Price:AU $43.35Format: CD-AudioPublisher: BLACKSTONE AUDIOBOOKS Published date:24/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
During WWII, a B-17 crew of ten men was shot down over German-occupied France in an area known as Coffin Corner.Their pilot, George Wiley Starks, spent six weeks walking through France into Switzerland with aid from ordinary men and women, plus several extraordinary leaders of the Resistance. These experiences instilled two dreams in Starks that ......
The Story of Ferguson Formula Four-Wheel DriveAuthor: Munro, BillCode: 47046Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: EARLSWOOD PRESS Published date:28/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
Until the 1970s, four-wheel drive was almost exclusively found on utility vehicles like the Land Rover and the Jeep. And almost nobody considered four-wheel drive, especially full-time four-wheel drive as a major safety feature to be built into any type of car. That is, unless you were tractor millionaire Harry Ferguson or former racing driver ......
Owner's Workshop ManualAuthor: Holmes, TonyCode: 49689Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:30/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Probably best-known for its starring role in the Hollywood blockbuster Top Gun, the US Navys Grumman F-14 Tomcat is a supersonic, variable geometry, two-seat, carrier-based, air superiority fighter.The Tomcat was developed for the US Navys Naval Fighter Experimental (VFX) program following the collapse of the F-111B project. This workshop ......
Harley Earl, the Rise of General Motors, and the Glory Days of DetroitAuthor: Knoedelseder, WilliamCode: 49976Price:AU $43.41Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
The New York Times bestselling author of Bitter Brew chronicles the birth and rise to greatness of the American auto industry through the remarkable life of Harley Earl, an eccentric six-foot-five, stuttering visionary who dropped out of college and went on to invent the profession of automobile styling, thereby revolutionized the way cars were ......
The Illustrated History of America's Legendary Mach 3 Spy PlaneAuthor: Goodall, James C.Code: 51269Price:AU $65.13Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
The legendary SR-71 Blackbird spy plane was, and still is, the world's only operational Mach 3 aircraft, and was designed, built, and tested by Lockheed's famed "Skunk Works." This new book covers all fifty Blackbirds built, from the first flight in 1962, to the last in 1999. As a replacement for the venerable U-2 spyplane, Lockheed went from ......
Detailed in the Original Builders' PlansAuthor: Waters, ConradCode: 51362Price:AU $56.90Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
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
An Illustrated History 1962 - 1976Author: McLaughlin, Paul, DrCode: 48682Price:AU $58.06Format: PaperbackPublisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Some of the most popular cars that left the Ford factories in the 1960s and 1970s carried the names of Torino, Fairlane, Fairlane 500, Fairlane GT, Torino GT, Cobra, Talladega, Thunderbolt, Torino Brougham, Torino Squire, Torino Sport, and Elite. Prior to the 1962 Ford model year, the Ford Fairlanes were full size automobiles. That all changed ......
A Collection of Quotes and Tidbits About Life on the RoadAuthor: Cider Mill PressCode: 47408Price:AU $23.49Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
The newest Wit and Wisdom book is filled with fun and inspirational quotes and tidbits about life on the road. Whether it's taking a long road trip, collecting cool cars, or admiring the highways and bi-ways of the US of A, this book is a great gift for anyone who loves cars or travel! The newest addition to the beloved Wit and Wisdom Series, "Wit ......
The Essential Buyer's GuideAuthor: Duran, GrantCode: 50424Price:AU $24.64Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Having this book in your pocket is just like having a real marque expert by your side. Benefit from the author's Audi TT expertise, learn how to spot a bad TT quickly, and how to assess a promising car like a professional. Get the right TT at the right price!
Author: Pitt, ColinCode: 51026Price:AU $161.21Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: C P PRESS Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
One of the largest works on historic Lotus Cars this book looks in detail at the Lotus 25, Lotus 49 and Lotus 72 racing cars as well as road cars such as The Lotus Elite and Lotus Elan including those produces by Ian Walker Racing
Power, Politics and the Making of an Automobile EmpireAuthor: Dal Monte, LucaCode: 51293Price:AU $62.97Format: Hardback / 968 pages Publisher: DAVID BULL Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Author: Dunlop, MichaelCode: 51296Price:AU $21.70Format: CD-AudioPublisher: THE LYONS PRESS Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Michael Dunlop is quite simply the greatest road racer on the planet. Brother of William, also an accomplished rider, son of the late Robert and nephew of the late great Joey Dunlop, Michael can fairly claim that racing is in his blood. Now for the first time he talks in depth about his family story, how he got involved in the family business ......
the World's Most Exciting CarsAuthor: Wasef, BasemCode: 51420Price:AU $23.87Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:03/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Curious about supercars? Speed Read: Supercars is the guide youve been looking for to every aspect of these imagination capturing, eye widening, land-bound speed missiles.
When Lamborghini unleashed its Miura on an unsuspecting world in 1966, it set off a high-performance arms race that continues to this day. Ferrari, Maserati, ......
Third EditionRivers, CollynAuthor: Rivers, CollynCode: 51482Price:AU $47.95Format: Paperback / 100 pages Publisher: CARAVAN AND MOTOR HOMES Published date:05/06/2018Availability:Please contact us for availability
This third edition (2018) Camper Trailer Book details every aspect of camper trailers and their use. It describes in plain English approaches that will work, not just that may work. Camper trailers offer the freedom and pleasures of camping without the discomfort. A well-made one can be towed almost anywhere its towing vehicle can traverse. The ......
Author: Falloon, IanCode: 50416Price:AU $75.86Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:07/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Ian Falloon's authoritative history of the marque - expanded for this 6th edition - tells the inside story of Ducati's chequered path to glory, and describes every model, from the original 48cc Cucciolo to today's exotic Superbikes.
A Life in CombatAuthor: Borlace, MikeCode: 51386Price:AU $41.72Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:08/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Silver Cross recipient, Mike Borlace is considered to be one of the most experienced combat helicopter pilots of recent times. Now he collates his experiences in this compelling wartime memoir set against the backdrop of the civil war fought in Rhodesia during the 1970s
The Glory Years: 1967-84Author: Witty, ChrisCode: 48568Price:AU $142.24Format: Hardback / 432 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:08/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
This sumptuous book, a feast of nostalgia, celebrates the wonderful era of the European Formula 2 Championship, 1967-84, on the 50th anniversary of its beginnings. Formula 2 pitted emerging heroes against the greats of the day and virtually all the top Formula 1 drivers - names like Jackie Stewart, Jack Brabham, Graham Hill, Jochen Rindt and Bruce ......
The complete guide to taking your car on the race trackAuthor: Breslin, MikeCode: 51097Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES MANUALS Published date:09/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
New in paperback. Increasingly congested public roads provide few
opportunities to enjoy driving to the full, and yet modern performance
cars are the most exciting ever – hence the booming appeal of track
days. This extensively illustrated colour book contains all the
information needed to enjoy track days to the maximum, providing a
Author: Moss, Sir Stirling, OBECode: 47545Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: SKIRA Published date:10/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
With over 200 color images, this volume explains the forces behind Aston Martin as a world-leading carmaker. It also deals with the brand, "Legend", and explores the public's perception of Aston Martin through the influence of James Bond, cinema, curiosities, communications, and marketing.
The Young Adult's Guide to Detailing Cars, Boats, & RVsAuthor: Shulman, JenCode: 51287Price:AU $50.59Format: Hardback / 180 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:11/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
The $130 billion music industry is booming, and the ones changing the game are becoming younger and younger. Take Jarett Koral, for example, the 16-year-old founder of Jett Plastic Recordings, or Mac Miller, a famous rapper who topped the charts at 19 years old. Any teen that takes interest in music and wants to channel their creativity into a ......
Author: Heitmann, John A.Code: 49508Price:AU $58.59Format: Paperback / 187 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:13/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
In its updated second edition, this book tells the story of how the automobile transformed American life and how automotive design and technology have changed over time. The author covers the cars' inception as a mechanical curiosity and later a plaything for the wealthy; racing and the promotion of the industry; Henry Ford and the advent of mass ......
A Trucker's Tales of Life on the RoadAuthor: Murphy, FinnCode: 50892Price:AU $24.53Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
"The stories Murphy tells . . . how astonishing they are, and how moving, and how funny."- New York Times Book Review
Author: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 47189Price:AU $81.48Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
This book tells the story of every jetliner produced by the Soviet Union, including the Tupolev Tu-104 (the world's first successful jetliner), the Ilyushin Il-62 (Aeroflot's flagship), and the supersonic rival to Concorde, the Tu-144 Charger. The detailed story is accompanied by beautiful illustrations taken from Russian archives.
A Photo History from 1943-1979Author: Adams, RonCode: 48683Price:AU $54.92Format: PaperbackPublisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Prepare for a photo-packed look at trucks in action! Ron Adams has combed his huge archive of vintage truck photos to assemble this collection of over 300 black-and-white and color photos of postwar trucks. Prior to deregulation in the 1980s, distinctly branded trucks from hundreds of independent trucking firms worked America's roads. Organized by ......
Author: Rendle, SteveCode: 50989Price:AU $53.48Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
The McLaren MP4/4 is the iconic F1 car used by McLaren during the 1988 grand prix season, which won all but one race during the year, and took Ayrton Senna to his first World Championship after a season-long battle with teammate Alain Prost. McLaren achieved an astonishing ten 1-2 finishes with the car, and suffered only two car-related ......
A Study of its Methods and Spirit, Including the Crime of the LusitaniaAuthor: Frost, WesleyCode: 51246Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
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