Flying Wings, Deltas and Tailless DesignsAuthor: Rose, BillCode: 60420Price:AU $78.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:12/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book examines lesser known, frequently secret British projects for Flying wings, deltas and tailless aircraft undertaken for research or military purposes during the last century and also covers aircraft that were actually built and in some cases entered service. It also includes the superb looking Barnes Wallace supersonic swing-wing bomber.
The Place of PaceAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 23401Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:30/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
Attention Australian Speedway and Motorsport Fans! The popular Liverpool City Raceway book is finally reprinting! This lavishly illustrated book covering the history of Liverpool City Raceway from its construction in 1966 to its sad demise in 1989, is loaded with first person memories from competitors, (like Sir Jack Brabham).
Pride of the German NavyAuthor: Asmussen, JohnCode: 51698Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
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 ......
Tanks including the Rare Panther IIAuthor: Moore, CraigCode: 60149Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
'American Panther Tanks' sounds a strange title for a book, but currently, there are five surviving German Panther tanks in America. This book examines the restored Panther tank at the American Heritage Museum, Hudson, MA and the four held by the U.S. Army Armor and Cavalry Collection, Fort Benning, GA, including the Panther II.
International Development and Deployment of UAVsAuthor: Webb, StewartCode: 58039Price:AU $218.38Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PRODUCTIVITY PRESS Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
This book illustrates the current state of warfare, the challenges we face and the role drones can and will play in this increasingly complex environment.
Author: McCormack, DavidCode: 60412Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This new history charts the development, production, deployment, and combat operations of Japan's tank forces between their inception in 1918 and their disbandment in 1945. The author's persuasive arguments encourage the reader to reappraise their existing views concerning the contribution of Japanese tanks towards the projection of combat power.
The Story of Britain's Most Magnificent LocomotiveAuthor: Jones, RobinCode: 60409Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 250 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:10/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
On July 3, 1938, LNER A4 streamlined Pacific No. 4468 Mallard reached 126mph, setting a world steam speed record that has never been broken. It was the zenith of not only a great decade in which glamorous express trains competed to see which could travel from London to Scotland in the fastest time, but also the steam age itself. Author Robin ......
Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe Close Up 2Author: Sharp, DanCode: 58221Price:AU $26.96Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Projects and plans to alter and improve Germany's infamous WW2 jet fighter - the Me 262.
The Best in Hot Rodding from Around the WorldAuthor: O'Toole, LarryCode: 60520Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:15/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
From the publishers of Australian Street Rodding Contents includes: Gallery - The artwork of Stefan Marjoram - UK; 30 Years of Dry Lakes Racers Australia: "Pickins" - Historic Hot Rodding Photo Collection by Pat Ganahl; Grand National Roadster Show 2020; Gallery - The Artwork of Ken Senior - Australia; Queenscliff Rod Run 2020 - Australia; ......
1928 - 1945Author: Miller, DennyCode: 60759Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 568 pages Published date:15/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
This Eddie Rickenbacker Era book is first and foremost an in-depth look of his ownership of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from 1927-1945 and not intended to be another biography of Rickenbackers life. A list of books of Eddies military life or his ordeal about being lost 23 days in the South Pacific, which I highly recommend reading, follows. ......
Mr. B's Passionate Poncho, Mystery Tornado, Tameless Tiger, Star of theCircuit I/II, Super Judge and more Potent PontiacsAuthor: Fait, DeanCode: 60468Price:AU $54.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Arnie "the Farmer" Beswick was called "the consummate underdog" by Hot Rod magazine. While there was good reason, there is much more to his unbelievable career. Born a third-generation farmer in the small town of Morrison, Illinois, Arnie Beswick's driving career began not behind the wheel of a straight-line terror but that of a tractor. On ......
The Capture of German New Guinea, 1914Author: Stevenson, Dr RobertCode: 60690Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:18/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
The Australian campaign to seize German New Guinea in 1914 is one of the forgotten episodes of the First World War. Preceding the Gallipoli landings by seven months, this remarkably successful amphibious operation was the very first of its kind undertaken by the Royal Australian Navy and the Australian Army. The campaign was also everything the ......
The First STOL AircraftAuthor: Forsgren, JanCode: 60402Price:AU $55.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The innovative Fi 156 was the progenitor of today's STOL aircraft. Operated in large by the German Luftwaffe, it also saw service with more than 20 other air arms. Post-war, the Fi 156 continued in production in Czechoslovakia and France. Many were used in French Indochina. Today, the Fi 156 is a highly valued vintage aircraft.
American Guided Bombs, Missiles and Drones 1917-1948Author: Wolf, WilliamCode: 60413Price:AU $101.00Format: Hardback / 544 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
'Off Target' relates in detail the then "Secret" research, development, and combat employment of these early guided bombs, missiles, and drones from 1917 to 1948. Using formerly Secret/Confidential manuals, reports, microfilm print outs, and photos, author Wolf, gives the air war historian and enthusiast an in depth look at this unknown topic.
Thomas Jones VC, DCM, 1st Battalion, The Cheshire RegimentAuthor: Thornton, NeilCode: 59417Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 194 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Even by Victoria Cross standards the exploits of Thomas Jones, V.C., D.C.M., known as 'Todger', are exceptional. In his mid-30s, and vastly experienced, he never rose above the rank of private despite showing exceptional leadership. This book explores his life in detail, including the single-handed capture of over 100 enemy soldiers on the Somme.
in Latin American Military ServiceAuthor: Hagedorn, DanCode: 59332Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:26/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Illustrated practical advice from one man's home restorationAuthor: Clusker, AndrewCode: 57073Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
A fully illustrated record of the restoration of a classic Porsche 911, which was originally purchased by a world-famous celebrity. Illustrations provided by Porsche bring this journey to life, along with amazing photographs and personal experience from a life-long Porsche aficionado.
The Definitive HistoryAuthor: Page, JamesCode: 60769Price:AU $920.00Format: Hardback / 630 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
Ultimate Ferrari GTO explores the story of this iconic family of cars in more detail and with more authority than ever before. Introduced in 1962 as the final evolutionary step in the long-running 250 GT series, the GTO was the last and best GT racer of the front-engine era. It remained at the forefront for three seasons, winning a hat-trick of ......
Current Organisation and Aircraft of all Chinese Air ForcesAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 60398Price:AU $68.50Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
By the turn of the century China had reaffirmed its position as one of the worlds leading military powers. With much importance attached to fleet renewal; the Peoples Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) and the Naval Aviation are fielding new types, emphasis shifting from local derivatives of Russian or western types to indigenously developed ......
Author: White, Kirk FCode: 60387Price:AU $169.00Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
Filled with fabulous and entertaining tales, Don't Wash Mine chronicles Kirk White's fascinating journey through the golden age of motorsports and car collecting. From running a Ferrari dealership in Philadelphia to fielding some of the most memorable competition vehicles of the time through his eponymous racing stable.
America's Amphibious Duck in World War II and KoreaAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60161Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The General Motors Corporation DUKW was without a doubt the most successful amphibious military vehicle ever constructed. This is due in large part to the enormous amount of scientific and engineering talent that was devoted to the project. Included in the design team were America's Cup winner Rod Stephens, adventurer and environmentalist Dennis ......
Author: Duggan, Peter V.Code: 60821Price:AU $12.50Format: Paperback / 60 pages Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
This book of poetry offers a unique insight into the world of motorcycles, bikers, and those who move to the beat of a different drummer. The poems provide a peek into the experiences and observations of that lifestyle and are presented like snapshots in a photo-album of words.
Every Model, Year by YearAuthor: Jr., J. "Kelly" FloryCode: 59178Price:AU $89.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
An exhaustive reference work to American made cars of model years 1960 to 1965. Organised by year (and summarizing the market annually), this book provides a yearly update on each make's status and production figures, then details all models offered for that year.
Every Model, Year by YearAuthor: Flory Jnr. J. KellyCode: 59725Price:AU $89.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
From the resumption of automobile production at the close of World War II through the 1950s, the American auto industry would see the births and deaths of several manufacturers, great technological advances, and an era of dramatic styling as a prospering nation asserted its growing mobility. Cars of this period are among the most iconic ......
A Trucker's Tales of Life on the RoadAuthor: Murphy, FinnCode: 50892Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date:02/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
"The stories Murphy tells . . . how astonishing they are, and how moving, and how funny."- New York Times Book Review
The Bismark of JapanAuthor: Iwata, MasakazuCode: 60467Price:AU $89.95Format: Paperback / 392 pages Published date:08/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press's mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand ......
Highly detailed full colour aircraft designs and rare photographsAuthor: Sandham-Bailey, ChrisCode: 60494Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:10/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) is a standing reminder of the heroism and sacrifice of countless British and Commonwealth aircrew who flew and fought during the Second World War.
The Birth and Evolution of Hot RoddingAuthor: McClurg, BobCode: 52053Price:AU $55.80Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The history of hot rodding and performance cars has been well chronicled through the years. Books and magazines have covered the cars, builders, pioneers, engineers, early racers, muscle cars, street racers, etc.. Most take a nostalgic and fun look at the cars that many have loved their entire lives. Some even cover the lifestyle, the hobby as ......
An illustrated historyAuthor: Ireland, BernardCode: 60588Price:AU $33.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:15/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
A comprehensive country-by-country visual directory of more than 260 of the most significant examples. From the Alabama of the American Civil War to the Royal Navy's Tigers, the author traces cruiser development from ships with muzzle-loading, broadside armament, through casemates and turrets to the age of guided missiles.
The Turbo PorschesAuthor: Starkey, JohnCode: 60525Price:AU $74.95Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
ow in paperback! In 1974, to rave reviews, Porsche produced the 930/911 Turbo to the public and set off on a new road. At the same time, the governing body of motorsport introduced a new silhouette formula to sports car racing. Thus the immortal 934 and 935 were born. This book tells the story of the 911 Turbo and its racing cousins, from the ......
Eagles of the LuftwaffeAuthor: Saunders, AndyCode: 58222Price:AU $29.99Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:17/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The original dive-bomber, the Junkers Ju 87 Stuka, profiled by Luftwaffe expert Andy Saunders.
An insight into the world's premier electric-car racing seriesAuthor: Smith, SamCode: 59233Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:18/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
Formula-E is leading the way for the future of motorsport, promoting electric power for a sustainable future, while providing thrilling racing and an immersive experience for the fans. This officially licensed book provides unique behind-the-scenes insight into the cars and on-track action, with input from the drivers, engineers and organisers.
Enthusiasts' ManualAuthor: Parker, ChasCode: 59234Price:AU $54.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:18/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The Ford Model T was produced between 1908 and 1927, and is credited with being the very first 'mass-market', affordable car, bringing motoring to the middle classes. Around 16.5 million examples were built. This book provides details of the car's origins, design, production and evolution, along with a look at restoring and running a car today.
The Life and Extreme Times of an Off-road MotorcyclistAuthor: Jarvis, GrahamCode: 59304Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: ORION PUBLISHING CO Published date:18/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
Graham Jarvis has been at the top of off-road motorcycling for the best part of twenty-five years and has competed in hundreds of competitions and races all over the world, from TVs Junior Kickstart in the early 1990s to the fabled and ridiculously perilous Erzberg Rodeo, which Graham has won a record-equalling five times and is one of ......
The complete history of these ultimate driving machinesAuthor: Robson, GrahamCode: 59707Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:19/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
This new edition explores all aspects of the M3s history, including the race and rally successes worldwide, supported by full and detailed specifications for each generation of the model. It expands on the previous edition, to bring the story right up to the present day, with details of all models produced between 2013 and 2020, including the ......
A Manual on Early Car Camping and Classic Recreational TravelAuthor: Jessup, ElonCode: 60868Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 302 pages Published date:20/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
One of the First Manuals on Car Camping and Recreational Vehicles
This deluxe unabridged reprint Legacy Edition of Elon Jessups historic The Motor Camping Book is full of classic tips and methods for making the most out of your car camping and recreational vehicle trips. As one of the first books on RVs and ......