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 ......
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.
Design, Development and OperationsAuthor: Bagnasco, ErminioCode: 52149Price:AU $86.14Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: US NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Submarines played a major role in the war at sea in the years 1939-45, and this major reference book describes all the classes of vessel that were deployed by the eighteen combatant nations during those years. They were responsible for the sinking of 33 million tons of merchant shipping, with the German and U.S. navies achieving the greatest ......
Stories from the Men & Ships of the Royal Navy in the Second World WarAuthor: Wong, Edmund S.Code: 51707Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Over 120 first hand stories of life at sea with the Royal Navy from both men and women who served All taken from the Imperial War Museum's audio archive Major UK publicity and marketing campaign
Author: de Kerbrech, HutchingsCode: 52456Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:06/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The world famous ocean liner Titanic, which sank on her maiden voyage in 1912, is the latest subject to receive the Haynes Manual treatment. With an authoritative text and hundreds of illustrations, see how this leviathan was built, launched and fitted out. Read about her lavish passenger accommodation. Learn about the captains ......
The War at SeaAuthor: Casemate PublishersCode: 51815Price:AU $19.25Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:19/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
An expert overview of the history of the battleship, looking at its origins, the role played by battleships in both World Wars, famous ships, and weaponry.
1931 (S1595 and S1596)Author: Pegram, RalphCode: 52463Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
1931 (S1595 and S1596
On 13 September 1931 the Schneider Trophy was won outright for Britain on Southampton Water by Flt Lt John Boothman flying Supermarine S6B, S1595, with a record-breaking average speed of 379.08mph.
Ralph Pegram relates the story of the Schneider Trophy competitions and describes the ......
The RAFs Maritime War 1939 - 1945Author: Bird, Andrew D.Code: 49773Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:01/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Thirty was the number of minutes it took for one Coastal Command crew to sink two U-boats. This remarkable achievement was carried out by the crew of Flying Officer Kenneth Kayo Moore in their 224 Squadron Liberator on the evening of 7/8 June 1944\. Whilst patrolling the western end of the English Channel, Moore s crew first despatched U-629, ......
Pride of the German NavyAuthor: Asmussen, JohnCode: 51698Price:AU $69.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Bismarck, the pride of the German navy, displaced more than 50,000 tonnes fully loaded and when commissioned she was the largest warship to date. The Bismarck took part in only one operation that ended with her sinking after just nine days. Three days earlier, she was engaged in a classic naval battle where she sunk Britain's largest warship, the ......