Where Motorsports Met the Mob, 1965-1970Author: Cannon, RandallCode: 51795Price:AU $75.00Format: Paperback / 203 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
In 1965, the racing game in Las Vegas moved to Stardust International Raceway. It would go on to host the biggest racing names of the 1960s - Mario Andretti, Parnelli Jones, John Surtees, Bobby Unser, Bruce McLaren, Don Garlits among them. This volume tells its history.
How to Build and ModifyAuthor: Amatisto, JacobCode: 51510Price:AU $35.62(was
AU $44.52)Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
When the new 2005 Mustang was launched, Ford's fifth-generation pony car combined classic early-fastback styling cues with a potent drivetrain and upgraded suspension in a well-appointed package. Scores of customers flooded into dealerships and more than 500,000 were sold by 2010. By revisiting its history, Ford set a new direction for the Mustang ......
Operations ManualAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 51710Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Haynes Falklands War Operations Manual looks at the planning and logistics that made the whole operation possible. It considers how the naval Task Force was raised and assembled in rapid time, the adaptation and conversion of the liners QE2, Canberra and Uganda for war service in the South Atlantic, the logistics of the long voyage ......
Author: Payne, ElvisCode: 51883Price:AU $39.90Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: NOSTALGIA ROAD PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
This book details all Reliant sports cars from the Sabra to the last Scimitar Sabre and in addition also covers many sports car projects like the Scimitar SE7, SE82 as well as unrealised plans for a new Scimitar in the late 1990s.
Petrolicious Cars and Their OwnersAuthor: PetroliciousCode: 49288Price:AU $84.62Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: DIE GESTALTEN VERLAG Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Inherited gems, lovingly restored autos, and first cars: Drive Tastefully explores the intimate relationship between cars and their owners. The connection between an automobile and its proprietor is a special one. And it is made even more so as new technology makes transportation increasingly impersonal. Drive Tastefully delves into this ......
Author: Stepnell, KenCode: 52393Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: NEW HOLLAND PUBLISHERS Published date:08/10/2018Availability:Please contact us for availability
For the first time ever, one of the most sought-after collections of Australian collector car photographs has been published. With many colour photographs, some never before seen this rare collection shows the variety of cars in Australia across all makes - from Dodge to Rolls-Royce, Rover to Chevrolet, Toyota to Ford and of course General ......
The Official Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Davidson, DonaldCode: 51027Price:AU $72.30Format: HardbackPublisher: ICON PUBLISHING LTD Published date:09/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
From the early pioneers at the races beginnings through to the high-watermark of the 1960s when the Formula 1 invasion of Brabham, Gurney Clark, Hill and Stewart transformed the race from a largely United States event to capture a worldwide audience. Their success was a two-way street and Indy car drivers were tempted to compete in Formula 1 ......
The Life of Rev. Fabian Flynn, CPAuthor: Brennan, SeanCode: 51774Price:AU $50.60Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Philip Fabian Flynn led a remarkable life, bearing witness to some of the most pivotal events of the twentieth century. Flynn took part in the invasions of Sicily and Normandy, the Battle of Aachen, acted as confessor to Nazi War Criminals, and assisted Hungarian revolutionaries on the streets of Budapest. The Priest Who Put Europe Back Together ......
An Illustrated History 1962 - 1976Author: McLaughlin, Paul, DrCode: 48682Price:AU $58.06Format: PaperbackPublisher: ENTHUSIAST BOOKS Published date:15/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 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 ......
The Essential Buyers GuideAuthor: Metcalfe, ColinCode: 49356Price:AU $24.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
With over half a million cars produced, the Alfetta series was a successful volume seller for Alfa Romeo. As well as the practical saloon/sedan, the Alfetta was also offered as a stylish coupe, which was victorious in many Touring Car Race Series worldwide.This handy guide will help you learn about the differences between models and what to ......
In RAF Coastal Command ServiceAuthor: Stitt, Robert M.Code: 48753Price:AU $57.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Rejected as a bomber by the RAF, the B-17 was used extensively as a long-range maritime reconnaissance aircraft by Coastal Command. This book tells the fascinating story of these operations, a vital but often overlooked part of the fight against the U-Boats. All the aircraft involved are listed, and the tedious but essential work of their crews ......
The Final Campaigns of 1918Author: Murphy, DavidCode: 52070Price:AU $37.75Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:23/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
1918, the climactic year of World War I, began with the Kaiserschlacht, a massive series of German infantry-led attacks, supported by artillery and air power, that sought to break the Allied resolve before the full weight of the American Expeditionary Forces could be brought to bear. After weathering the storm, the British, French and American ......
Equipment, Men, Machines and Tactics of RAF Bomber Command 1939-1945Author: Falconer, JonathanCode: 51711Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:23/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Night after night for six years of war, RAF Bomber Commands squadrons pounded away at the cities of Nazi Germany in a determined effort to bring the Third Reich to its knees. Pitted against Bomber Harriss aircrews and aircraft were some of the most effective and deadly defenses the world had seen up until then.
A Formidable PairAuthor: Birtles, PhilipCode: 52451Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
The Hawker Typhoon and later the Tempest both powered by the Napier Sabre engine, brought an increased combat capability to the RAF in WW2, to face the advanced designs coming into service with the Luftwaffe. It was not enough to match the German combat capabilities, as for success Britain had to exceed the performance of the enemy fighters.
Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
Britain's Medium Range Ballistic MissileAuthor: Boyes, JohnCode: 52448Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
In 1955, Britain with US assistance, started development of a medium range ballistic missile. The idea was to give Britain an independent nuclear capability to take it through to the 1970s. The need for underground launchers added to what was an already complex project and this, allied to ever-increasing costs, saw the project cancelled in 1960.
A Biography of the 1/6th Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment in WWIAuthor: Shannon, KevinCode: 52452Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Almost 1,100 Territorials of the Liverpool Rifles deployed overseas in early 1915, but by the end of the war, less than 100 remained with the battalion. This book narrates their daily struggle in the pitiless arena of modern warfare; from their apprenticeship during the Second Battle of Ypres, to their epic actions with the famed 55th Division.
Travelling the World with P&OAuthor: Poole, SharonCode: 52449Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Co., today P&O Cruises, has been taking passengers all over the world since 1837. Join the author on a world cruise. Find out how world travel has changed, and, in some cases, has not. Using extracts from old diaries, guide books and accounts, the writer compares cruising today with yesteryear.
Men Who Flew with XV SquadronAuthor: Ford-Jones, Martyn R.Code: 52446Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Based on personal interviews, the narrative follows 15 selected former members of aircrew during their respective training and tours of duty with XV Squadron. The stories reveal their thoughts, concerns, hopes and fears as they struggle to complete a tour of duty, which consisted of flying night after night, over heavily defended enemy territory.
The Man, Cars and AeroplanesAuthor: Skillen, GrahamCode: 52237Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:25/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Captain Marendaz, pilot with the RFC, was a controversial manufacturer of record-breaking sports cars and aircraft between the wars, his cars being driven by Kaye Don, Gwenda Stewart and the parents of Stirling Moss. He was detained by the Government under 18B Regulations in 1940, later emigrating to South Africa for a number of years.
Automotive SeriesAuthor: Pang, JianCode: 54265Price:AU $224.65Format: Hardback / 528 pages Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS INC Published date:26/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
A comprehensive and versatile treatment of an important and complex topic in vehicle design Written by an expert in the field with over 30 years of NVH experience, Noise and Vibration Control of Automotive Body offers nine informative chapters on all of the core knowledge required for noise, vibration, and harshness engineers to do their job ......
Author: Szamveber, NorbertCode: 50134Price:AU $101.24Format: HardbackPublisher: PEKO PUBLISHING KFT. Published date:29/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
On the Hungarian theater of war of the Eastern Front, the Soviet troops attempted to take Budapest repeatedly from the end of October 1944. However, the 2nd and 3rd Ukrainian Front forces only managed to encircle the Hungarian capital by the end of December 1944. The German troops, especially the battle groups of the Panzer Divisions and ......
The Decline and Fall of ""Bomb-Run"" JohnAuthor: Coe, John W.Code: 51562Price:AU $47.49Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:30/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Examines the life and career of Capt. John G. Crommelin, starting with his arrival on board the USS Enterprise in 1942 and the sinking of the USS Liscome Bay in 1943. Noting that Crommelin's story is "fundamentally the tale of a tragic figure", Coe traces the rise of Crommelin's paranoia and enthusiasm for conspiracy theories, as well as his ......
Best of German and International Car PhotographyAuthor: Seltmann & SoehneCode: 51913Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: SELTMANN, ARNO, FRANK SELTMANN Published date:30/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Autoalbum 05 is the 22nd book in a series of thematically organized photography yearbooks. Launched with a complete redesign of cover, layout and typography to show a new and modern touch. Features over 100 top German and international photographers to produce a magnificent coffee-table format on 300 pages of high-print quality. The various ......
Diecast Model Car 1:18Author: CMC Model CarsCode: 51662Price:AU $485.00Format: MODEL Publisher: CMC MODELS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
The Archetype of a Whole Era
With his ground-breaking Type 35, Ettore Bugatti created in 1924 the superior racing car of his era, which would become the inspiration for many other models. Type 35 had his Grand Prix premiere at the European Grand Prix of Lyon/France at the 3rd of August in 1924. As of today, the Bugatti Type 35 ......
The Legacy SeriesAuthor: Foster, PeterCode: 51751Price:AU $40.00Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Pictorial history celebrating the early deriviatives of the powerful Hornets as they start to fall out of service
Third EditionAuthor: Round, Martin 'Sticky'Code: 52486Price:AU $40.73(was
AU $50.91)Format: Paperback / 340 pages Publisher: FINGERS IN PIES PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Repair maintenance and upgrade manual for classic Lambretta scooters; fully revised and updated throughout.
The Encirclement and Breakout of Army Group South, 1944Author: von Vormann, NikolausCode: 51513Price:AU $48.98Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
An account of the Battle at Cherkassy, sometimes referred to as the Korsun Pocket, written by one of the German commanders present there.