Operation DOWNFALL and the Invasion of Japan, 1945-1947Author: Giangreco, D. M.Code: 49855Price:AU $51.33Format: Hardback / 576 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:08/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
US planning for the invasion and military occupation of Imperial Japan was begun in 1943, two years before the dropping of atom bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Codenamed Operation Downfall, it called for the invasion to be carried out in two stages. Hell To Pay: Operation Downfall: the Invasion of Japan, 1945-1947 examine this subject in detail.
Author: Izawa, YasuhoCode: 46990Price:AU $28.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:21/04/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Although seen as a replacement for the A6M Zero-sen carrier-based fighter, the Mitsubishi J2M Raiden was actually designed as a land-based naval interceptor optimised for speed rather than manoeuvrability. Despite suffering heavy losses, the units equipped with new fighter proved that the N1K could more than hold its own against P-38s and F6Fs.
Author: Dyer, Edwin M.Code: 38535Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:31/01/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Back by popular demand, a second volume in the Japanese Secret Projects series, with a new selection of fascinating, undisclosed Japanese aviation projects heavily illustrated with technical specification drawings and photographs
Author: Cea, EduardoCode: 39336Price:AU $40.99Format: Paperback / 152 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:31/12/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Pacific War, as part of the Second World War, was a conflict involving Japan against the British, Dutch and mainly the Americans. It lasted from the 7th December 1941 until the Japanese signed the surrender on the 15th September 1945 aboard the battleship the USS Missouri anchored in the bay of Tokyo.
Author: Edwin DyerCode: 22606Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: DLS AUSTRALIA Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's notes: Secret and X-Plane aircraft projects remain highly popular with historians, enthusiasts, modellers and the flight sim community. Surprisingly, secret Japanese planes of World War 2 remain an area which has been largely ignored due to scarcity of information. They do, however, have a large base of interest as unlike the ......
A Comprehensive History from 1911 OnwardAuthor: Peter C SmithCode: 23471Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 2 pages Publisher: PERIBO Published date:01/07/2007Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's notes: This is the incredible history of the dive bomber told from both official records and eyewitness accounts. It tears away the many myths and misrepresentations that surrounded this type of warplane and presents a truly original and detailed history, from the first true combat dive bombing by an RAF pilot in 1917 to the last ......
Author: History ChannelCode: 22640Price:AU $24.95Format: DVD / 136 mins Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: History's most thrilling aerial battles can now be experienced as never before—from inside the cockpit. Legendary aircraft are brought back to life as DOGFIGHTS takes viewers straight into the heat of the aerial action. The original pilots themselves narrate these battles, illuminating the capabilities and histories of ......