The Making of a Very British LegendAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 58956Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:10/06/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The story of the legendary Lancaster bomber and its brave pilots
The Definitive History of Secret CIA Assassins, Armies and OperatorsAuthor: Jacobsen, AnnieCode: 59203Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 576 pages Publisher: JOHN MURRAY PUBLISHERS LTD Published date:22/04/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The definitive, character-driven history of CIA covert operations and U.S. government-sponsored assassinations, from the author of the Pulizter Prize finalist The Pentagon's Brain
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 ......
RAF Bomber Command's Heavy Bomber in World War IIAuthor: MacKay, RonCode: 57851Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:22/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Avro Lancaster was the Royal Air Force's main four-engine bomber in World War II. Its superb design, overall performance, and load-carrying capacity proved key factors in successfully prosecuting the nocturnal bombing offensive against Hitler's industrial and military base. With its ability to carry up to 16,000 pounds in explosives and ......
The History of an Aircraft Company in PhotographsAuthor: Holmes, HarryCode: 47275Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:02/02/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The story of A.V. Roe and Company Ltd (Avro) begins in the very earliest years of aviation, only a few years after man's first powered flight. Alliot Verdon Roe was one of Britain's pioneer aviators and in 1910 he founded the company that bears his name. Famous for well-designed, reliable aeroplanes, Avro's greatest achievements were two bombers, ......
The Story of the Great Canadian Cold War Combat Jet - in Pictures and DoAuthor: Miller, LawrenceCode: 40116Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: JAMES LORIMER & COMPANY LTD Published date:28/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Using hundreds of photos, most in colour, along with original documents, this book tells the amazing story of the construction and demolishment of the Avro Arrow -- a key development in Canada's Cold War history.
1952 Onwards (B2 Model)Author: Dr Alfred PriceCode: 38337Price:AU $23.97(was
AU $39.95)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/06/2016Availability:Sold Out
The awesome Avro Vulcan is an enduring image of the Cold War era when the world stood on the brink of nuclear annihilation. For many years the RAF's delta-wing jet bomber was the cornerstone of Britain's nuclear deterrent. Read about the Vulcan's operational history and take a close-up look at its construction. Discover what it takes to own and ......
All Marks 1951 - 91Author: Wilson, KeithCode: 37980Price:AU $23.97(was
AU $39.95)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:09/07/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
With a design lineage that stretches back to the legendary Avro Lancaster and its successor the Avro Lincoln, the Avro Shackleton has a distinguished parentage. The Shackleton first entered service with the RAF in 1951 serving for 40 years.
Author: Cotter, Jarrod & Blackah, PaulCode: 37490Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:19/06/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
"An insight into owning, restoring, servicing, and flying Britain's legendary World War II bomber."
A HistoryAuthor: Dancey, PeterCode: 47813Price:AU $28.79(was
AU $47.99)Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:31/10/2013Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A complete history of the design and development of Britain's iconic and 'V' bomber, covering the period from 1947 to 1984, when it was withdrawn. The history takes in trials and development, taking flight, and the Vulcan B.2 and Black Buck attacks in the Falklands War, and provides details of all 136 airframes including completion dates.
Author: Dr Alfred PriceCode: 23319Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The awesome Avro Vulcan is an enduring image of the Cold War era when the world stood on the brink of nuclear annihilation. For many years the RAF's delta-wing jet bomber was the cornerstone of Britain's nuclear deterrent. This title helps to discover what it takes to own and fly the mighty V-bomber, and find out how engineers keep it airworthy.
Author: Paul BlackahCode: 20187Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The legendary Avro Lancaster receives the famous Haynes manual treatment with the full co-operation and authorisation of the Royal Air Force. This book provides an insight into what it takes to restore and operate a Lancaster, as well as a wonderful insight into the engineering and construction of this remarkable aeroplane.
My Experiences in the Cockpit of a Cold War IconAuthor: Tony BlackmanCode: 24211Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/07/2007Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In June 2007 a very special event happened in the aviation world. A restored Avro Vulcan Mark 2 - XH558 - took to the air again to help commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Falklands conflict. To coincide with this the memoirs of one of its test pilots, Tony Blackman, was published - the first ever book about test flying this monumental ......
Author: A BrookesCode: 21739Price:AU $34.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's notes: The best of the three RAF jet bombers to serve during the Cold War, the delta-winged Vulcan possessed speed and fighter-like manoeuvrability at low level despite its size. Designed as the Avro 698 and first flown in August 1952, the Vulcan entered service in February 1957. The aircraft operated as Britain's frontline nuclear ......