Panic Fighters of the Second World WarAuthor: Miranda, JustoCode: 58068Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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.
The Chinese Labour Corps and the Chinese Anzacs in the Great WarAuthor: Davies, Will Dr.Code: 58815Price:AU $29.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: WILKINSON PUBLISHING Published date:01/03/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Forgotten provides a doorway into a lost part of Australian history. The Chinese Labour Corps comprised some 200,000 labourers who worked under difficult and dangerous conditions during World War I. This book honours their service and brings an important story to the public eye to ensure future generations are aware of the sacrifices made by ......
The Secret Espionage War of the Radio Security Service 1938-1946Author: Abrutat, DavidCode: 58819Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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.
Chamberlain, Churchill and the Road to WarAuthor: Bouverie, TimCode: 58234Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 528 pages Publisher: VINTAGE Published date:26/02/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Appeasing Hitler is an astonishingly accomplished debut' Antony Beevor 'One of the most promising young historians to enter our field for years' Max Hastings 'Brilliant and sparkling ... reads like a thriller. I couldn't put it down' Peter Frankopan On a wet afternoon in September 1938, Neville Chamberlain stepped ......
The Slow Death of a SubmarineAuthor: Booth, TonyCode: 57810Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
First definitive account of the worst peacetime submarine disaster in Royal Naval history.
Commemorating the FewAuthor: Simpson, GeoffCode: 57808Price:AU $36.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In 1945 it was announced that Allied airmen who had taken part in the Battle of Britain in 1940 would be entitled to the immediate award of the 1939-1945 Star, with Battle of Britain Clasp. This was the only Clasp awarded with the 1939-1945 Star.
ISIS - The Incredible True StoryAuthor: Carney, JohnCode: 58196Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:12/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A thrilling and highly newsworthy military adventure in the burning rubble of Islamic State.
The Boy Assassin and the HolocaustAuthor: Koch, StephenCode: 58201Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:12/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
New B-format paperback edition. How Hitler used the murder of a Nazi diplomat to blame the Jews for WW2, based on new archive sources.
Author: Stille, MarkCode: 58207Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Faced with an increasingly formidable anti-ship cruise missile threat from the Soviet Union in the early days of the Cold War, and with the recent memory of the kamikaze threat from World War II, the USN placed a great priority on developing air defence cruise missiles and getting them to sea to protect the fleet. The first of these missiles were ......
Author: Willis, MatthewCode: 55296Price:AU $33.99Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated history of the Fleet Air Arm's between-the-wars torpedo/spotter/reconnaissance biplane, featuring many previously unpublished photographs and artwork.
German Panzers of World War IIAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 58208Price:AU $56.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Panzers that rolled over Europe were Germany's most famous fighting force, and are some of the most enduring symbols of World War II. However, at the start of the war, Germany's tanks were nothing extraordinary and it was operational encounters such as facing the Soviet T-34 during Operation Barbarossa which prompted their intensive ......
The story of Bill Reed, China's Shining MarkAuthor: Molesworth, CarlCode: 58209Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Bill Reed had it all - brains, looks, athleticism, courage and a talent for leadership. After a challenging childhood in Depression-era Iowa, Reed joined the US Army Air Corps, but the outbreak of World War II saw him give up his commission. Instead, he travelled to China to fly for the American Volunteer Group - the legendary Flying Tigers. ......
My Life As a Sniper in the Fight Against ISISAuthor: Cudi, AzadCode: 58188Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: WEIDENFELD & NICOLSON Published date:03/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The incredible inside story of a Kurdish sniper in the battle against ISIS - 'A book to marvel at' JOHN LE CARRE
Author: Cotter, JarrodCode: 58205Price:AU $26.96Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
During the Second World War, RAF Lancaster bombers took the conflict into the very heart of Hitler's Third Reich, and flew some of the most daring operations of the war. Surprisingly, of the 7,377 Lancasters built only two survive today, one in Britain and one in Canada. Produced with the full cooperation of the RAF's Battle of Britain Memorial ......
Author: Hayton, MichaelCode: 58206Price:AU $26.96Format: Hardback / 164 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. Its invincibility lay in its main 8.8cm gun and heavy defensive armour. This book gives a rare insight into acquiring, owning and operating one of these awesome fighting machines, using the UK's Tank Museum's Tiger 131 - the only Tiger I in the world that has been restored ......
Unmasking the "Angel of Death"Author: Marwell, David G.Code: 58186Price:AU $46.95Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A gripping account of the infamous Nazi doctor from a former US Justice Department official tasked with uncovering his fate.
Our top-secret war with the Kaiser's ReichAuthor: Phelps, JamesCode: 58210Price:AU $34.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:31/01/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The extraordinary story of a headmaster turned cryptographer, and our top-secret war with the Kaiser's Reich. On 11 August 1914, just days after war had been declared, Australian Captain J.T. Richardson boarded a German merchant vessel fleeing Melbourne's Port Phillip and audaciously seized a top-secret naval codebook. The fledgling Australian ......
The Nazis' Wartime Jewish AtrocitiesAuthor: Wynn, StephenCode: 58095Price:AU $55.99Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:23/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
When did the Allies know about the Holocaust and why didn't they act earlier.
Author: Draminski, StefanCode: 58027Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:20/01/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
USS Iowa (BB-61) was the lead ship in one of the most famous classes of battleships ever commissioned into the US Navy. Transferred to the Pacific Fleet in 1944, the Iowa first fired her guns in anger in the Marshall Islands campaign, and sunk her first enemy ship, the Katori. The Iowa went on to serve across a number of pivotal Pacific War ......
My Life as a Bomber PilotAuthor: French, DereckCode: 58092Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A vivid and insightful account of the early World War Two air war from a bomber pilot's perspective.
Through Letters and Documents from the TimeAuthor: The National ArchivesCode: 58185Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 216 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/01/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Winning World War II was about more than military force. It required guile, and tremendous acts of bravery by Special Forces and intelligence operatives who had the odds stacked against them. Using hundreds of documents and images from The National Archives, including some that have never been seen in print before, this book reveals some of World ......
Volume 3: The Panzer DivisionAuthor: Anderson, ThomasCode: 58883Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/01/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The first two volumes of the History of the Panzerwaffe have described how the Germans transformed armoured warfare from a lumbering and ponderous experiment in World War I into something that could decide the outcome of conflicts, and how the legendary Panzerwaffe overran Western Europe and reached the gates of Moscow to the east, before taking ......
Post-war Tanks 1946-2016Author: Dunstan, SimonCode: 58096Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/01/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
This book, the last in a four-part series on British Battle Tanks covering the whole history of British armoured warfare, concentrates on those vehicles that have served following the end of World War II up to the present day. Starting with the Centurion, the title explores those types that equipped the armoured divisions lined up on the German ......
The Story Of A WW11 Veteran and SIA Pioneer PilotAuthor: Ho, Weng TohCode: 59089Price:AU $52.99Format: Paperback / 328 pages Publisher: WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHING Published date:12/01/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
This book is a poignant story of a small-town boy, who stumbled into a lifelong flying career spanning 38 years as a pilot. Now at 99, Captain Ho Weng Toh, one of the last few remaining Flying Tigers, recalls the many events that shaped his life. It takes the readers through his journey of good and bad years, the trials and tribulations ......
The Royal Australian Navy in Vietnam 1965-1972Author: Carroll, JohnCode: 58029Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: ROSENBERG PUBLISHING Published date:01/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Out of Sight, Out of Mind identifies and dispels various myths which have developed around the importance of sea transport and logistical support, and argues for a new appreciation of the service of the 13,000 members of the RAN who participated in this vitally important task. Many of the illustrations were taking by serving military personnel ......
Victory in World War IIAuthor: Fine, NormanCode: 58040Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA PRESS Published date:01/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Blind Bombing explores the influence of microwave radar on World War II and tells the stories of those who worked on the invention. Without microwave radar, the outcome of D-Day would have been vastly different
Australian Prisoners of War on the Western Front 1916-18Author: Pegram, AaronCode: 57890Price:AU $59.95Format: HardbackPublisher: CAMBRIDGE PUBLISHING Published date:06/01/2019Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Between 1916 and 1918, more than 3,800 men of the Australian Imperial Force were taken prisoner by German forces fighting on the Western Front. Australians captured in France and Belgium did not easily integrate into public narratives of Australia in the First World War and its commemorative rituals. Captivity was a story of surrender and ......