The Stryker and LAV III in US and Canadian ServiceAuthor: Grummitt, DavidCode: 60289Price:AU $33.98Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:17/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Design, development and modelling guide to the Stryker and LAV III interim armoured vehicle in service with the US and Canadian armies.
Author: Anderson, ThomasCode: 60200Price:AU $60.00Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Panzer IV programme was started in 1934, forming, alongside the Panzer IIs and IIIs, the schnellen Truppen, the force that was to become the Panzerwaffe. At first, German planners envisioned the tank in a secondary role, but during the invasions of The Low Countries and France, it took on a more central role. When the Panzerwaffe turned ......
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 German 'Kriegsdampflokomotiven' and British and American war enginesAuthor: Horton, PhilipCode: 58235Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SILVER LINK PUBLISHING LTD Published date:24/12/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Few events had a greater influence on Europes railways in the 20th century than the Second World War. As described in this book, thousands of steam engines were produced for the conflict by all sides. Although many were damaged during the war, most survived. Indeed, many of the British and American engines arrived in Europe too late and were ......
An Industrial History of U.S. Naval Shipbuilding 1922-1945Author: Heinrich, ThomasCode: 60265Price:AU $60.20Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:22/12/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Provides the first scholarly study of the US naval shipbuilding industry from the early 1920s to the end of World War II, when American shipyards produced the world's largest fleet that helped defeat the Axis powers in all corners of the globe.
Author: Foley, MichaelCode: 59886Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:26/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The outbreak of the Second World War had an enormous effect on the railway system in Britain. Keeping the trains running through times of conflict was not such a distant memory for the railway companies and their workers but in this second major war of the twentieth century, the task was to prove a very different one. The railway system no ......
Volume 2: From Stalingrad to Berlin 1943-45Author: Anderson, ThomasCode: 58958Price:AU $62.26Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:18/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The German Panzerjager, or Panzerjagertruppe, was one of the most innovative fighting arms of World War II and its story has never properly been told, until now. Many books have focused on an element of the story - the Hetzer, Jagdpanzer, and Jagdpanther - but this two-volume series represents the first time that the whole history of the ......
Originality Guide covering wartime Willys MB and Ford GPW JeepsAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 59794Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The wartime Jeep continues to fascinate enthusiasts around the world, nearly eight decades after the first prototypes were built. Yet while it is true that there was only ever one Jeep, it is emphatically not the case that there was only one variety of Jeep. Not only were Jeeps built by both Willys and Ford, but the supposedly standardised ......
Western and Eastern Fronts, 1944-1945Author: Oliver, DennisCode: 59192Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Uses archive photos and extensively researched colour illustrations to examine the Panther battalions of the Panzer brigades. A key section of his book displays available model kits and aftermarket products.
Japan's Attack and America's Entry into World War IIAuthor: Melber, TakumaCode: 59353Price:AU $41.95Format: Hardback / 200 pages Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Hawaii, 7th December 1941, shortly before 8 in the morning: Japanese torpedo bombers launch a surprise attack on the US Pacific fleet anchored in Pearl Harbor. The devastating attack claims the lives of over 2,400 American soldiers, sinks or damages 18 ships and destroys nearly 350 aircraft. The US Congress declares war on Japan the following ......
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.
1941-42Author: Stille, MarkCode: 59326Price:AU $27.95Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:03/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The striking power of the Imperial Japanese Navys carrier- based attack aircraft was established at Pearl Harbor, and the IJNs carrier- based torpedo and dive- bombers showed their prowess again at the Battle of Coral Sea when they sank the US Navy carrier USS Lexington and damaged the carrier USS Yorktown. Even at the disastrous Battle of ......
Nuclear classes from November to AkulaAuthor: Hampshire, EdwardCode: 59325Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:03/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In this highly detailed book, naval historian Edward Hampshire reveals the fascinating history of the nuclear-powered attack submarines built and operated by the Soviet Union in the Cold War, including each class of these formidable craft as they developed throughout the Cold War period. The November class, which were the ......
Author: Draminski, StefanCode: 59754Price:AU $41.90Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:01/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The PzKpfw III (Panzerkampfwagen III) is a German medium tank designed by Daimler-Benz AG. The first tests of the vehicle took place in 1936. The construction of the PzKpfw III consisted of four main modules: the turret, the front of the hull, the rear of the hull with the engine compartment cover and the lower hull.
Author: Black, J.Code: 59330Price:AU $95.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Published date:30/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from NZ 3-5 business days
Whilst the First World War had seen an exceptional growth in the use and production of military cartography, the global conflict that followed employed maps, charts, reconnaissance, radar, sonar and the systematic recording and processing of geographical and topographical information on an unprecedented scale. It is impossible to understand the ......
Author: Nasca, David S.Code: 58999Price:AU $64.71Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:30/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Examines how the US became a superpower through amphibious operations. While other major world powers pursued and embraced different weapons and technologies in order to create different means of waging war, the US spent decades training, developing, and employing amphibious warfare to pursue its national interests.
Author: Prenatt, JamieCode: 59324Price:AU $24.00Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:29/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The armoured car has an important place in the early history of Soviet armoured fighting vehicles (AFVs) - they were the most important AFV during the Russian Civil War and figured prominently in the mechanization of the Red Army that began in late 1929. The 1930s saw the development and production of a wide variety of armoured cars, which were ......
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 ......
The last stand of the SAS and their hunt for the Nazi killersAuthor: Lewis, DamienCode: 59354Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date:17/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The new SAS epic from bestselling military historian Damien Lewis
We share the triumphs and tragedies of a group of elite soldier trailblazers as they commit daring raids behind enemy lines in 1944, manage an against the odds escape to victory, and then seek post-war retribution for the terrible murder of their ......
An Interactive Exercise in Small-Unit Tactics and LeadershipAuthor: Antal, John F.Code: 59999Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 552 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In this unique, interactive story, you are the leader of a U.S. Army M1 Abrams tank platoon. Throughout the text, you will have an opportunity to make life-or-death decisions, and the events that unfold will be dictated by the choices you make.
As you progress through the book, you will learn important tactical and operational ......
How the Wehrmacht Lost FranceAuthor: Trigg, JonathanCode: 59168Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
New B-format paperback - 'We weren't afraid of the Allies as soldiers, but we were afraid of their materiel - it was going to be men versus machines.' Written from the 'other side' and told through the words of the veterans, this book is a revelation.
The Development and Deployment of Strategic Cruise Missiles since 1934Author: Polmar, NormanCode: 58872Price:AU $80.80Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The cruise missile is a widely employed tactical and strategic weapon, capable of striking ground or ship targets with conventional or nuclear warheads. Much of this book addresses the US Navy's Regulus missile program and the similar Soviet Navy's cruise missile efforts.
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: Birtles, PhilipCode: 59005Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:16/08/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
At Hatfield Aerodrome de Havilland created the WW2 Mosquito, the first multi role combat aircraft. De Havilland companies pioneered turbojet development, leading to the Comet, the world's first commercial jet airliner. De Havilland developed guided missiles and the Blue Streak rocket. The DH 108 was the first aircraft exceed Mach 1 outside the ......
Author: Asbury, JonathanCode: 59278Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:26/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This compact edition of the bestselling Secrets of Churchills War Rooms takes you behind the glass that separate Churchill War Rooms from the public. It provides exclusive up-close photography of telling details in every room and tells the fascinating story of how the work carried out in these underground offices helped Churchill win the 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.
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 ......
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 ......