Following in the footsteps of those who foughtAuthor: Whenham, TerryCode: 59415Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:28/12/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book tells the story of the Frontline Walk, a sponsored walk across the former battlefields of the Western Front supporting the work of ABF The Soldier's Charity. The service charity was estalised in 1944, working with army veterans of every conflict and to support future generations and their dependants. This book uncovers the stories ......
The Making and Breaking of Frank Whittle, the Genius behind the Jet RevoAuthor: Campbell-Smith, DuncanPrice:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:29/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The story of Frank Whittle - RAF pilot, mathematician of genius, inventor of the jet engine and British hero. In 1929, a twenty-two-year-old maverick named Frank Whittle - a self-taught aeronautical obsessive and risk-takingly brilliant RAF pilot - presented a blueprint for a revolutionary, jet-powered aircraft engine to the Air Ministry. His ......
Force Ace of AcesAuthor: Even-Epstein, BG GioraCode: 59250Price:AU $54.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
For more than thirty years, Giora Even-Epstein flew fighters for the Israel Air Force, achieving recognition as a highly skilled military aviator and the highest-scoring jet-mounted ace with the most number of confirmed victories in the French Mirage.
My AutobiographyAuthor: Captain Tom MooreCode: 59818Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:17/10/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
At the height of the pandemic, ninety-nine-year-old WWII veteran Captain Tom Moore began walking laps of his garden to raise e1000 for the NHS. By the time of his 100th birthday, hed reached e32 million and captured the hearts of the nation. In his official autobiography, announced alongside the creation of the Captain Tom Foundation, he tells ......
Author: Billington, RachelCode: 59407Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:01/10/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Both panoramic and intimate, in Clouds of Love and War author Rachel Billington balances a detailed and highly researched picture of the life of a WWII Spitfire pilot with the travails and ambitions of a young woman too often on her own. The result is both a gripping story of war and a sensitive story of love, a love that struggles to survive.
Author: Wallenberg, Ann MariCode: 59413Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 196 pages Publisher: CLEARVIEW Published date:01/09/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Insightful war memoir from the perspective of four dynastic families caught up in the uncertain fortunes of war.
Author: Majdalany, FredCode: 59418Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:01/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
1943, the North African desert. Major Tim Sheldon, exhausted and battle weary, is asked to carry out a futile and unexpected patrol mission. This intimate, tense novel puts this so-called minor mission centre stage, as over the course of the day Sheldon reminisces about his time as a soldier, his own future, and what it means to confront fear.
Author: Elstob, PeterCode: 59419Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:01/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Based on Peter Elstob's own wartime experiences, Warriors for the Working Day follows one tank crew as they proceed from the beaches of Normandy into newly liberated Western Europe, brilliantly evoking the claustrophobia, heat and intensity of tank warfare.
Truth at LastAuthor: Harris, JohnCode: 59063Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:01/06/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The latest book from John Harris and Richard Wilbourn continues to build on their longstanding research into the Hess mystery over 25 years. Slowly, the fog that has descended over the Hess case is beginning to clear and Harris and Wilbourn expand here on the implications of their recent findings. There is now little doubt that MI6 were heavily ......
Relationships In and Around 21st Army GroupAuthor: Pill, MalcolmCode: 59428Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:01/06/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In this new study of personal relationships within the British (including Canadian) Command in 21st Army Group during the campaign in North-West Europe in 1944-1945, Malcolm Pill considers the scope and depth of these relationships, ranging from those of the Secretary of State for War to the Corps Commanders. Montgomery is central. His great ......