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9781781556825

Sea War And Barbed Wire

The Story of Merchant Navy Men Author: Algar, P. Code: 51705 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 23/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This is the fascinating story of Captain Stanley Algar, an oil tanker master. Captured in the Atlantic, he and his colleagues spent four years behind barbed wire. This book, partly based on his diaries, hidden from the Germans, tells how the prisoners survived, confronted starvation and reacted to camp life and German propaganda. A graphic account ......
9781785211171

Westland Wessex Manual

Owners Workshop Manual Author: Howard, Lee Code: 51133 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 09/11/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
With an active service life of more than 40 years with the Royal Navy and the RAF, the Westland Wessex was one of the most versatile helicopters of the Cold War. Its duties included Commando and Special Forces insertions during the Falklands War, anti-submarine warfare, search and rescue, as well as battlefield troop transport and ......
9781904897330

London at War 1939-1945

A Nations Capital Survives Author: Jeffreys, Alan Code: 51703 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 216 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date: 24/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Tells the story of London during one of the most eventful points in its history - the Second World War - through IWM's unique collections, using diaries, letters, objects, photographs and maps. Includes fascinating images of London 'then and now'. A highly visual and accessible history.
9781781556757

Fuel Fire And Fear

RAF Flight Engineers at War Author: Pateman, Colin Code: 51699 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 22/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
During the Second World War the need for an on-board technical expert to join the Bomber Crews evolved. The various systems on the latest 4-engined 'Heavy Bombers', namely the Handley Page Halifax, Shorts Stirling and Avro Lancaster witnessed the development of Flight Engineers. This book provides the reader with an explanation of the origin of ......
9781781556771

Aircraft Carrier Impero

The Axis Powers V-1 Carrying Capital Ship Author: Jabes, D. Code: 51697 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 22/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From late 1941 Italy had been developing a secret project with her German allies to move the V1 wunderwaffen aboard aircraft carriers. Hitler required one million victims to get the British and American governments on their knees and force them to sign an honourable ceasefire. The personal archives of Ansaldo's naval architect Lino Campagnoli ......
9781781553749

History Of The Gloster Javelin

The First All Weather British Fighter Author: Watson, I. Code: 51700 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 22/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
During the plunging temperature of the early Cold War years the RAF found itself increasingly in need of a truly all-weather high performance fighter. There were two leading designs available as prototypes in 1951; the DH110 from de Havilland and from Gloster, the GA5. These were to become respectively, the Sea Vixen and the Javelin. Neither was a ......
9781625450654

This Is What Hell Looks Like

Life as a Bomb Disposal Specialist During the Vietnam War Author: Streinberg, Stuart Allan Code: 51708 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 21/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From 1967-1971, Stuart Steinberg served in the U.S. Army as an explosive ordnance disposal specialist. In January 1968, he was sent to Dugway Proving Grounds in Utah, where chemical and biological weaponry was stockpiled, staying there until July 1968. Steinberg was involved in helping to clean up the worst nerve gas disaster in American history ......
9780764355899

Hawker Hurricane

The RAF's Battle of Britain Stalwart Author: MacKay, Ron, Jr. Code: 52125 Price: AU $29.71 Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The Hawker Hurricane has rightly earned its place in military aviation annals. Although only preceding the Spitfire by four months in its prototypic launch, the Hawker machine was available in measurably greater numbers by the Battle of Britain, a very critical stage of WWII for Britain and its Empire. Its rugged qualities saw use in the ......
9781782747062

Tanks and Military Vehicles

300 of the World's Greatest Military Vehicles Author: McNab, Chris Code: 52352 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

From the crude, unreliable tanks that first appeared on the Western Front during World War I to todays high-tech machines, Tanks and Military Vehicles features 300 of the most important and influential tanks and AFVs from 1916 to the present day. With a page per entry, each vehicle is illustrated by a full-colour side-profile artwork, and ......

9781782746294

German Weapons of World War II

Author: Hart, Dr Stephen Code: 52110 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

From fighter planes to guns and ships, this compendium explores the most important and influential pieces of weaponry and equipment used by the German armed services in World War II.

What were the weapons that made the Nazis seemingly invincible? Beginning with the equipment employed by the Wehrmacht and Waffen SS, such as the ......

9781782746300

Russian Weapons of World War II

Author: Porter, David Code: 52111 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

From artillery to aircraft, tanks to trucks, this expert guide explores the weaponry that made the Russian Army so powerful during World War II. 

The Soviet forces during World War II had some of the most reliable, robust, and in some cases revolutionary military hardware available. Here is every weapon deployed by the Red Army ......

9781574417326

The Phantom Vietnam War

An F-4 Pilot's Combat over Laos Author: Honodel, David R. Code: 52127 Price: AU $44.52 Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: UNI OF NORTH TEXAS PRESS,U.S. Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
David R. ""Buff"" Honodel was a cocky young man with an inflated self-image when he arrived in 1969 at his base in Udorn, Thailand. His war was not in Vietnam; it was a secret one in the skies of a neighboring country. The reader will experience Buff's war from the cockpit of a supersonic F-4D Phantom II.
9781510724723

War's End

An Eyewitness Account of America's Last Atomic Mission Author: Sweeney, Maj Gen Charles W Code: 52132 Price: AU $22.28 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: GROUP Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
An insider's story of the missions that wrapped up WWII, from the only man who flew on both the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombing runs. Now featuring an updated epilogue.
9780764355882

M2/M3 Bradley

America's Cavalry/Infantry Fighting Vehicle Author: DeJohn, Christian M. Code: 52124 Price: AU $29.71 Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 20/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Since the 1980s, the American M2/M3 Bradley has overcome its controversial debut, and is now regarded as among the finest cavalry/infantry fighting vehicles in the world. This book is a concise look at the background, development, and Army operational history of the Bradley from the 1980s to the present. The author, who brings a unique ......
9781610399616

Fallout

Conspiracy, Cover-Up, and the Deceitful Case for the Atom Bomb Author: Watson, Peter Code: 52115 Price: AU $44.59 Format: Hardback / 432 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 18/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The atomic bomb was the unnecessary product of mistrust and deceit between World War II allies--resulting in a threat of nuclear war that still haunts us today. Between December 1943 and August 1944, Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Winston Churchill ignited the Cold War by building an atomic bomb, even though they were confident by then that ......
9780544937116

The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the

Greatest Prison Break of the Great War Author: Bascomb, Neal Code: 52114 Price: AU $41.62 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN Published date: 18/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Neal Bascomb, New York Times best-selling author, delivers the spellbinding story of the downed Allied airmen who masterminded the remarkably courageous--and ingenious--breakout from Germany's most devilish POW camp
9781912332120

RAF 100

The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018 Author: Lepine, Mike Code: 51696 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANAAN PUBLISHING Published date: 16/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

RAF 100 celebrates and commemorates 100 years of the Royal Air Force with access to rare RAF archives, Mike Lepine uses photographs and documents to bring the story of the people, planes and missions to life as never before.

9781788285629

The Nazis

The Rise and Fall of History's Most Evil Empire Author: Arcturus Publishing Code: 51868 Price: AU $25.26 Format: Paperback / 448 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 16/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A rogues gallery of social misfits formed the Nazis' inner circle. They hated and conspired against each other but were held together by their admiration for the F�hrer, and step by step they dragged the nation towards the abyss. Drawing on a wide range of sources, author Paul Roland unravels the web of diplomacy, deceit and double-dealing which ......
9781250070746

Killing Patton

The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General Author: O'Reilly, Bill Code: 52121 Price: AU $26.74 Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 13/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Readers around the world have been enthralled by Killing England, Killing the Rising Sun, and Killing Reagan--riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. In Killing Patton, Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard recount the dramatic final months of World War II in Europe, and General George S. Patton ......
9781612006710

Operation Typhoon

The Assault on Moscow 1941 Author: Naud, Philippe Code: 51820 Price: AU $37.09 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date: 13/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
This volume in the Casemate Illustrated series takes an in-depth visual look at the German assault on Moscow during October 1941.
9781621576587

War Animals

The Unsung Heroes of World War II Author: Hutton, Robin Code: 52130 Price: AU $44.58 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: REGNERY HISTORY Published date: 13/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Meet the forgotten members of the Greatest Generation. Today, war is a high-tech affair. The modern soldier relies on advanced weapons and communications technology as his essential support. But in World War II, soldiers relied on an entirely different kind of support--a kind of support soldiers have used since ancient times. Animals. Dogs, ......
9781911604396

The Kaiser's Dawn

Untold Story of Britain's Secret Mission to Murder the Kaiser in 1918 Author: Hughes-Wilson, John Code: 51706 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In mid summer 1918 the First World War was still finely balanced. A top secret mission, which has remained classified information for a century, was set in motion to kill Kaiser Wilhelm II. It was felt that by killing their head of state and commander in chief it would serve as a mortal blow to the German forces and they would collapse very ......
9780525429821

The Battle of Arnhem

The Deadliest Airborne Operation of World War II Author: Beevor, Antony Code: 52009 Price: AU $52.03 Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: VIKING Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The prizewinning historian and internationally bestselling author of D-Day reconstructs the devastating airborne battle of Arnhem in this gripping new account. On September 17, 1944, General Kurt Student, the founder of Nazi Germany's parachute forces, heard the groaning roar of airplane engines. He went out onto his balcony above the flat ......
9781681778846

Blackbird

A History of the Untouchable Spy Plane Author: Hamilton-Paterson, James Code: 52108 Price: AU $23.71 Format: Paperback / 232 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The fascinating story of the spy plane SR-71 Blackbird--the fastest manned aircraft in the history of aviation.
9781911604457

Reaching for the Sky

One Hundred Defining Moments from the Royal Air Force 1918-2018 Author: Addington, Scott Code: 51704 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Hardback / 220 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
2018 marks the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force. Founded in the final months of the Great War, this book provides the greatest facts and figures relating to the RAF. Who were the original Aces? What was the longest mission undertaken? How much did the heaviest bomb weigh? Who flew the most sorties? What was the fastest speed ever ......
9781631494918

Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk

Defeat into Victory Author: Korda, Michael Code: 52107 Price: AU $26.95 Format: Paperback / 544 pages Publisher: LIVERIGHT PUBLISHING CORP Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Combining epic history with rich family stories, Michael Korda chronicles the outbreak of the Second World War and the great events that led to Dunkirk.
9781984827678

They Fought Alone: The True Story of the Starr Brothers

British Secret Agents in Nazi-Occupied France Author: Glass, Charles Code: 52145 Price: AU $44.59 Format: Paperback / 486 pages Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE USA INC Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
From the bestselling author of Americans in Paris and The Deserters, the untold story of Britain's Special Operations Executive, one of World War II's most important secret fighting forces As far as the public knew, Britain's Special Operations Executive did not exist. After the defeat of the French Army, Prime Minister Winston Churchill created ......
9781472829450

Otto Skorzeny

The Devil's Disciple Author: Smith, Stuart Code: 52119 Price: AU $40.00 Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 09/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
SS-Obersturmbannfuhrer Otto Skorzeny became a legend in his own time. `Hitler's favourite commando' acquired a reputation as a man of daring, renowned for his audacious 1943 mission to extricate Mussolini from a mountain-top prison. Skorzeny's influence on special operations doctrine was far-reaching and long-lasting - in 2011, when US Navy SEALs ......
9781472824257

Day of the Rangers

The Battle of Mogadishu 25 Years On Author: Neville, Leigh Code: 52118 Price: AU $40.00 Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 09/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
On October 3, 1993, Task Force Ranger was dispatched to seize two high-profile lieutenants of a Somali warlord. Special Forces troops were transported by ground vehicles and helicopters, and the mission was meant to be over within the hour. They quickly found themselves under heavy fire, and two Black Hawk helicopters were shot down. With a ......
9781472829849

The Splintered Empires

The Eastern Front 1917-21 Author: Buttar, Prit Code: 52120 Price: AU $29.98 Format: Paperback / 480 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 09/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
At the beginning of 1917, the three empires fighting on the Eastern Front were reaching their breaking points, but none was closer than Russia. After the February Revolution, Russia's ability to wage war faltered and her last desperate gamble, the Kerensky Offensive, saw the final collapse of her army. This helped trigger the Bolshevik Revolution ......
9781640120235

After Combat

True War Stories from Iraq and Afghanistan Author: Eide, Marian Code: 52104 Price: AU $44.52 Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA PRESS Published date: 07/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
After Combat introduces readers to the wars fought by military forces from the perspective of the combatants. Veterans narrate what Tim O'Brien calls a "true war story": one without obvious purpose or moral imputation, independent of civilian logic, propaganda goals, and even peacetime convention.
9781472828897

Dornier Do 335

Author: Forsyth, Robert Code: 52135 Price: AU $26.50 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 06/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

The Dornier Do 335 was conceived as a high-speed, all-weather fighter, and represented the pinnacle of piston-engined aircraft design. The Do 335 was a big aircraft, weighing just over 10,000kg when laden with fuel, equipment, and pilot, yet powered by two Daimler-Benz DB 603 engines, it was capable of reaching a maximum speed of 750km/h at ......

9781904897316

Life and Death in the Battle of Britain

Author: Warner, Carl Code: 51702 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date: 06/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book offers a powerfully intimate account of the Battle of Britain, related by young pilots in their most unguarded moments, talking with their chaplain. Guy Mayfield was the Station Chaplain at the Royal Air Force's Duxford base in the summer of 1940, and his diary is full of stories told by the pilots in his charge during that period of ......
9781925675658

Mutiny On The Western Front

Shamed Anzacs Author: Raffin, Greg Code: 51692 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 284 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 05/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
On 21 September 1918, with retreating German forces on their last legs, the 1st Battalion of the AIF was ordered to return to the front just as they were being relieved and preparing for a well-earnt rest. It wasn’t just the Germans who were on their last legs; the Australians were depleted and exhausted. In what was the largest such instance of ......
9780306922589

The Death of Hitler

The Final Word Author: Brisard, Jean-Christophe Code: 52105 Price: AU $43.11 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 04/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Based on unprecedented access to a long-buried archive, a dramatic and revealing account that sheds new light on Hitler's final hours, his death and his remains. What actually happened in Hitler's bunker? What happened to Hitler's body in those last desperate days after Germany's surrender? Soviet troops had occupied the Berlin sector where ......
9781507207222

101 Things You Didn't Know about World War I

The People, Battles, and Aftermath of the Great War Author: Sass, Erik Code: 52144 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: ADAMS MEDIA CORPORATION Published date: 04/09/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, here are 101 little-known and fascinating facts about its history. 

In this informative, accessible look at World War I, youll find a complete overview of this critical historical event, its long-standing impact, and little-known facts. Identify the important figures, ......

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