Author: Edgar, PeterCode: 58823Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
The brutal 1914 German invasion of Belgium and France had gained a large portion of both countries. Over three-and-a-half punishing years the Allies were slowly pushing the Germans back but in March 1918, Germany launched a massive spring offensive
The British POW Experience in Germany 1939-1945Author: Richards, AnthonyCode: 58824Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
More than 170,000 British prisoners of war (POWs) were taken by German and Italian forces during the Second World War. Guests of the Third Reich will provide an overview of what daily life was like for prisoners, from staging theatre productions to keep morale up to working allotments and planning audacious escape attempts.
The History of a LegendAuthor: Lepine, MikeCode: 58066Price:AU $39.29Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANANN PUBLISHING LIMITED Published date:14/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
The Supermarine Spitfire was developed by R.J. Mitchell and his team for just one reason - to intercept and shoot down enemy bombers from British skies. Lauded by the Chairman of Vickers as `a real killer fighter', the Spitfire was so advanced that it proved a huge challenge to the British aviation industry.
The Rhineland-Westphalian 6th Infantry Division, 1935-1945Author: Havel, DenisCode: 58816Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Drawn primarily from German sources, especially the rare divisional and regimental histories and personal accounts and letters of its soldiers, Soldiers to the Last Day: the Rhineland- Westphalian 6th Infantry Division presents the German view of WWII from inside divisional headquarters down to the individual Landser.
The Secret Espionage War of the Radio Security Service 1938-1946Author: Abrutat, DavidCode: 58819Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
During World War Two German Intelligence deployed spies throughout occupied Europe. Monitoring of their wireless transmissions fell to a small and secretive unit manned almost exclusively by volunteers. It became known as the Radio Security Service and was at the core of the signal's intelligence production effort at Bletchley Park.
Panic Fighters of the Second World WarAuthor: Miranda, JustoCode: 58068Price:AU $58.93Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
When nothing seemed able to contain the German advance, France, Great Britain and the USSR developed several programs of emergency fighters, as did Australia, to face the Japanese expansion. At the time the course of events switched, it was the Axis powers that had to create their own last resource designs of PANIC FIGHTERS, some of them suicidal.
of the First American Submarine to Sink a Japanese ShipAuthor: Billy, George J.Code: 57750Price:AU $56.10Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:12/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
The USS Swordfish was the first American submarine to sink a Japanese armed merchant ship. Drawing on archival sources and interviews with veteran sailors, this first full-length history of Swordfish provides detailed accounts of each patrol and covers the mysterious disappearance of the legendary submarine on its final mission.
A HistoryAuthor: Pattillo, Donald M.Code: 58148Price:AU $64.63Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
The industry known as "general aviation" - encompassing all flying outside of the military and commercial airlines - dates from the early days of powered flight. This book offers a history if this industry in America.
Wehrmacht Concepts and DesignsAuthor: Frohlich, MichaelCode: 57859Price:AU $56.62Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
Tank design bureaus first became involved in the development of very heavy tanks after WWI. In addition to the militaries of Germany and England, the Soviet Union was also fascinated by these monsters. Behind it was the concept of transferring the heavy armament of naval warfare to land warfare. These superheavy vehicles were to move across the ......
Volume 4: The Victorian Wars from 1896Author: Robson, Michael CharlesCode: 54991Price:AU $225.00Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:10/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
For Valour: The Complete History of the Victoria Cross will be the definitive work on the subject and compelling as a narrative as well as the ultimate reference source. This ambituous project in association with The Victoria Cross Trust will be published in 8 volumes over 4 years. Each volume is divided into two parts: Part 1 - Wars, Battles & ......
The Secret History of the Cruise MissileAuthor: Field, RonCode: 57721Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
Fascinating story of the race to be the first nation to develop unmanned guided flying bombs
U.S. Airlifters since 1962Author: Cox, GeorgeCode: 57617Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
This brings the story of the US airlifter from the early 1960s to today's transport giants and tomorrow's stealth assault aircraft; revealing numerous designs which never saw the light of day, examining the thinking behind them and giving insights into why they did, or did not, succeed.
A Stealth Fighter ChronicleAuthor: Cooper, RichCode: 57886Price:AU $60.00Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: HARPIA PUBLISHING, LLC Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A publication of world-class, unseen images from the final operations of the legendary F-117A Nighthawk `stealth fighter'. Step onto the Holloman flight line; witness the `Silver Stealth' celebrations; relive the last European deployment; witness the last Red Flag exercise and join the last ever air-to-air photo sortie.
French textAuthor: Lert, FredericCode: 49723Price:AU $107.96Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: EDITIONS HEIMDAL Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A direct successor to the famous Mirage III, the delta-shaped sail, the Mirage 2000 which has been present for over a quarter of a century in the French Air Force. Originally conceived as an interceptor car, this monoreactor has had a remarkable career in France - which is still ongoing - through its two-seat versions intended not only for ......
Aircraft and Development HistoryAuthor: Koos, VolkerCode: 58028Price:AU $59.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
Founded in 1925 in Warnem nde, Arado-Flugzeugwerke, from the outset, produced civil aircraft as well as developing prototypes for the clandestine armament programme of the Reichswehr. From 1933 when the licensed production of military aircraft commenced, the factory also built a number of their own designs.
Nikolay Polikarpov and His Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Maslov, MikhailCode: 56876Price:AU $122.12Format: Hardback / 952 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
The book which is presented to the reader describes all Polikarpov's original projects, both those put into reality and unimplemented ones. It took the author many years to prepare for the creation of the book.
Devoted Labour for the Lost, the Unknown but not Forgotten DeadAuthor: Cahir, FredCode: 57912Price:AU $84.99Format: Hardback / 143 pages Published date:23/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
This book relays the largely untold story of the approximately 1,100 Australian war graves workers whose job it was to locate, identify exhume and rebury the thousands of Australian soldiers who died in Europe during the First World War.
An EncyclopediaAuthor: Zabecki, David T., PhD.Code: 58162Price:AU $156.91Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: GREENWOOD PRESS Published date:28/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
"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"--
Fleet Air Arm LegendsAuthor: Willis, MatthewCode: 57906Price:AU $25.52Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A history of the Supermarine Seafire - a naval version of the famous Spitfire.
Military Strategy Beyond OrbitAuthor: Wright, John C.Code: 58037Price:AU $72.79Format: Paperback / 159 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
How should nations view space? How should they fight there? What would space warfare look like and how should strategists approach it? Offering critical observations regarding this unique theatre of international relations, a military professional explores the strategic implications as human affairs move beyond Earth's atmosphere.
Getting Troops and their Equipment Ashore Safely in Modern High Threat LAuthor: Campbell-Roddis, MarkCode: 57908Price:AU $88.39Format: PaperbackPublished date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Presentation of the author's concept for a new type of Amphibious Ship for use in modern high-threat littoral environments.
Two Brothers Killed on the Western Front, France, 1916-1917Author: Cambridge ScholarsCode: 58172Price:AU $122.43Format: Hardback / 145 pages Publisher: CAMBRIDGE PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Australia's participation in World War I-and subsequent casualties-was unparalleled in its short history, and, it is fair to say, will never be repeated again. Briefly, out of just over 1,000,000 men who were eligible to enlist and fight overseas, 420,000 did just that.
Australian Special Forces at War in AfghanistanAuthor: Masters, ChrisCode: 55575Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 608 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The soldiers of the SAS, the Commandos, and Special Operations Engineer Regiment are Australia's most highly trained soldiers. Their work is often secret, their bravery undeniable, and for 13 years they were at the forefront of Australia's longest war. Shunning acclaim, they are the Australian Defence Forces' brightest and best skilled. In an ......
Italian Armoured Formations of the Second World War 1940-43Author: Morisi, PaoloCode: 56053Price:AU $61.01Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
This book describes the formation and battle performance of the major armoured units such as the Ariete, Littorio and Centauro divisions together with lesser known special forces such as the motorized X Arditi Regiment and the Raggruppamenti Esploranti, or special reconnaissance units.
Jet Fighters 1939 -1945Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57864Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:03/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
"Germany's air ministry was quick to grasp the potential of the jet engine as early as 1938 and by 1939 several German aircraft manufacturers were already working on fighter designs that would utilise this new form of propulsion. Rocket engines too were seen as the way of the future and companies were commissioned to design fighters around them."
Its Historical Roots, Evolution and ConsequencesAuthor: Froland, Carl MullerCode: 58149Price:AU $80.80Format: Paperback / 349 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:04/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Tracing the origins of the Nazi "political religion", this book examines its foundation in ultra-nationalism, totalitarianism, the Fuhrer cult, racial theory and anti-Semitism, and the glorification of violence - all swathed in an element of occultism - and its culmination in the global cataclysm of World War II and the Holocaust.
American Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57891Price:AU $17.66Format: Spiral bound / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:09/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The United States Air Force has a proud history of flying the fastest, best equipped and most powerful jet fighters in the world. This bookazine features more than 200 profiles including all 17 of the USAF's front line jet fighters, depicted by renowned artist JP Vieira