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9781788161619

Sea Fever

A British Maritime Miscellany Author: Clothier, Meg and Chris Code: 60771 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: PROFILE BOOKS LTD Published date: 20/06/2021 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.

Can you interpret the shipping forecast? Do you know your flotsam from your jetsam? Or who owns the foreshore? Can you tie a half-hitch - or would you rather splice the mainbrace? Full of charming illustrations and surprising facts, Sea Fever provides the answers to all these and more. Mixing advice on everything from seasickness to righting a ......

9780367777579

Chinese Maritime Power in the 21st Century

Strategic Planning, Policy and Predictions Author: Bo, Hu Code: 60577 Price: AU $77.99 Format: Paperback / 274 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date: 03/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This book analyses China's maritime strategy for the 21st century, integrating strategic planning, policy thinking and strategic prediction. This book explains the construction and application of China's military, political, economic and diplomatic means for building maritime power, and predicts the future of China's maritime power by 2049, as ......
9781472847799

Warship 2021

Author: Jordan, John Code: 60633 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 03/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Warship is a celebrated annual publication featuring the latest research on the history, development, and service of the world's warships.
9788365958846

Cruisers of the Third Reich: Volume 1

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 58849 Price: AU $72.64 Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 03/05/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The first of two volumes which describe and illustrate all the German cruisers that were in Kriegsmarine service during WWII, complete with full technical specifications.
9781781558140

Yamato

Flagship of the Japanese Imperial Navy Author: Knowles, Daniel Code: 60410 Price: AU $78.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 01/05/2021 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
1945: a mushroom cloud rises 20,000 feet into the sky. This is not from the bombing of Hiroshima or Nagasaki. It is the remains of the battleship 'Yamato'. Representing the ambition and determination of Imperial Japan, the loss of the 'Yamato' in a kamikaze operation in April 1945 has become a symbol of the downfall of the Imperial Japanese ......
9788366673151

The Battleships Scharnhorst and Gneisenau Vol. I

Author: Skwiot, Miroslaw Code: 60803 Price: AU $175.00 Format: Hardback / 292 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 09/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

The battleships of the Kriegsmarine are only four vessels in total, which they managed to put into operational service in 1935-1941. The first two of those, Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, did not make as spectacular combat career as the other two. So far, no extensive memories of seamen sailing them have appeared, because their career practically ......

9788366673236

The Japanese Battleship Kongo 1944

Aircraft Drawings: The Best Of Mariusz Lukasik Author: Waldemar Goralski Code: 60806 Price: AU $65.00 Format: Paperback / 28 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 09/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

The IJN battlecruiser Kongo was laid down on January 17, 1911 at Vickers, Sons & Co. at Barrow-in-Furness. The ships hull was launched on May 18, 1912 and on August 16, 1913 the vessel entered service with the Imperial Japanese Navy. In the years after she had been launched the Kongo had undergone two major reconstructions, each having a deep ......

9781472844705

US Navy Gunboats 1885-1945

Author: Herder, Brian Lane Code: 60623 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 02/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The history of the US Navy's gunboats, their roles in building a worldwide American naval presence and in combat, from the Yangtze era through to World War II.
9780750996549

The Unseen Mauretania 1907

The Ship in Rare Illustrations Author: Layton, J.Kent Code: 60406 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Showcasing photographs and illustrations from a variety of collectors archives, The Unseen Mauretania 1907 reveals the Cunard companys most luxurious ocean liner of the early twentieth century. When the Mauretania took to the North Atlantic for the first time in November 1907, she was the largest and fastest ship in the world, serving with her ......

9781800462342

Premonitions of the Titanic Disaster

Author: Keefe, Terry Code: 60772 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Paperback / 376 pages Publisher: MATADOR Published date: 24/03/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Passengers cancelling their tickets for Titanics maiden voyage out of apprehension; a famous social reformer who died on Titanic, warned in 1911 that he would be in danger from water in April 1912; inhabitants of the remote islands of Fiji aware of the sinking before reports of the ......

9781472840554

Italian Destroyers of World War II

Author: Stille, Mark Code: 60472 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 10/03/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A new illustrated history and analysis of Italy's World War II destroyers.
9780750989411

Queen Elizabeth

A Photographic Journey Author: Frame, Chris Code: 58914 Price: AU $62.99 Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 25/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A full-colour photographic journey around the newest of the Cunard queens
9781472844682

British Battleships 1890-1905

Victoria's steel battlefleet and the road to Dreadnought Author: Konstam, Angus Code: 60201 Price: AU $23.98 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 25/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Royal Navy's battleships at the turn of the 20th century were the most powerful battlefleet in the world, and embodied one of the key periods in warship development--the development of the dreadnought battleship.
9781526793270

Ships of the Royal Navy: Updated and Expanded

The Complete Record of all Fighting Ships of the Royal Navy from the15th Century to the Present Author: Warlow, Ben Code: 60162 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 12/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
New fully updated and expanded 5th edition
9781472841537

Battle of the Atlantic 1942-45

The climax of World War II's greatest naval campaign Author: Lardas, Mark Code: 60163 Price: AU $34.95 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 08/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This illustrated study explores, in detail, the climactic events of the Battle of the Atlantic, and how air power proved to be the Allies' most important submarine-killer in one of the most bitterly fought naval campaigns of World War II.
9781526715999

Mediterranean Naval Battles That Changed the World

Author: Russell, Quentin Code: 60465 Price: AU $55.00 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 08/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Demonstrates the strategic importance of the Mediterranean Sea through the ages.
9788366673052

The German Battlecruiser SMS Derfflinger

Super Drawings in 3D Author: Samuel, Marsden Code: 60169 Price: AU $55.66 Format: Paperback / 88 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 05/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Derfflinger was considered to be the best class of battle cruisers up until the end of the First World War, and rightly so. Aesthetically they were also the most handsome. Design work was begun in October 1910 and continued until October 1912. Derfflinger had the sisterships Lutzow and the near sister Hindenburg. The design represented the ......
9780817360078

Antisubmarine Warrior in the Pacific

Six Subs Sunk in Twelve Days Author: Williamson, John A. Code: 60307 Price: AU $35.00 Format: Paperback / 244 pages Publisher: THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA PRES Published date: 01/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Describes naval tactics and weaponry precisely, and provides information gleaned from translations of the orders from the Japanese high command to Submarine Squadron 7. The author details the challenges of communal life aboard ship and explains the intense loyalty that bonds crew members for life.
9788366148994

The Fletcher-Class Destroyer USS Stevens (Dd-479)

Author: Goralski, Waldemar Code: 60708 Price: AU $63.69 Format: Paperback / 94 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 28/01/2021 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Covers the USS Stevens (DD-479), one of the 175 Fletcher-class destroyers, and considered one of the finest world War II warships of that type.
9781682475355

China as a Twenty-First-Century Naval Power

Theory Practice and Implications Author: McDevitt, Michael Code: 60268 Price: AU $60.20 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 15/01/2021 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Xi Jinping has made his ambitions for the People's Liberation Army (PLA) perfectly clear - that China should become a "great maritime power". China as a Twenty-First-Century Naval Power focuses on China's navy and how it is being transformed to satisfy the "world class" goal.
9781472840233

The Battleship Scharnhorst

Author: Draminski, Stefan Code: 60202 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 13/01/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A highly detailed study of the World War II German battleship that sparred with the British Royal Navy from 1939-43.
9781682476253

Clash of Fleets

Naval Battles of the Great War 1914-18 Author: OHara, Vincent Code: 59756 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Paperback / 384 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 10/01/2021 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.

Clash of Fleets is an operational history that records every naval engagement fought between major surface warships during World War I. Much more than a catalog of combat facts, Clash of Fleets explores why battles occurred; how the different navies fought; and how combat advanced doctrine and affected the development and application of ......

9781851245307

Secrets of the Great Ocean Liners

Author: Sayers, John G. Code: 59873 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date: 24/12/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

Before the advent of commercial transatlantic flights in the early 1950s, the only way to travel between continents was by sea. In the golden age of ocean liners, between the late nineteenth century and the Second World War, shipping companies ensured their vessels were a home away from home, providing entertainment, dining, sleeping quarters ......

9781682475379

Warship Builders

An Industrial History of U.S. Naval Shipbuilding 1922-1945 Author: Heinrich, Thomas Code: 60265 Price: AU $60.20 Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 22/12/2020 Availability: 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.
9780750994323

A History of Ocean Liners in 50 Objects

Author: Berry, Mark Code: 59872 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 02/12/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Explore the history of the great ocean liners through a range of objects that bring them to life. Liners represented the ambitions of their nations in peace and war, their design, interiors, and fittings incorporating the finest contemporary technological and artistic features. They carried celebrities, vacationers, emigrants, and in war, ......

9781526773869

The Kaiser's U-Boat Assault on America

Germany's Great War Gamble in the First World War Author: Joachim Koerver, Hans Code: 59341 Price: AU $76.99 Format: Hardback / 328 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date: 20/11/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.

A deeply researched and engaging account of the use of U-Boats in the First World War. The focus touches on both diplomatic and economic aspects as well as the tactical and strategic use of the u-boats. The book also examines the role played by US president Woodrow Wilson and his response to American shipping being sunk by U-boats and how that ......

9781472844699

World War II US Gunships

YB-40 Flying Fortress and XB-41 Liberator Bomber Escorts Author: Wolf, Dr William Code: 60143 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 18/11/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

The XB-40 and XB-41 were secret, little-known experimental modifications of the B-17F and B-24D, respectively, into heavily-armed bomber gunships sometimes referred to as "bomber escorters". They were developed during early World War II in response to the lack of a USAAF long-range fighter aircraft able to escort and protect regular B-17 ......

9781591146353

Cruisers: Selected Photos from the Archives of the Kure Maritime Museum

The Best from the Collection of Shizuo Fukui's Photos of JapaneseWarships Author: Kazushige Todaka Code: 59874 Price: AU $121.00 Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 15/11/2020 Availability: Please contact us for availability

Originally published in Japan in 2005, each album in The Japanese Naval Warship photo album series contains official photographs taken by the Kure Maritime Museum, as well as those taken by private individuals. These pictorial records document the main types of Japanese vessels, from battleships to submarines, based on the best images from ......

9781781558324

Sub Hunters: Australian Sunderland Squadrons in the Defeat of Hitler's

U-boat Menace 1942-43 Author: Cooper, Anthony Code: 60421 Price: AU $67.99 Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 12/11/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Nos 10 and 461 Squadrons of the RAAF were among the premier units of RAF Coastal Command in WWII, flying Sunderlands from UK harbours to patrol the eastern Atlantic hunting for U-boats. Crews from both units were involved in famous air combats against German fighters sent to intercept them, but persisted to achieve an impressive series of kills.
9781472836441

US Navy Ships vs Japanese Attack Aircraft

1941-42 Author: Stille, Mark Code: 59326 Price: AU $27.95 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 03/11/2020 Availability: 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 ......

9781472839343

Soviet Cold War Attack Submarines

Nuclear classes from November to Akula Author: Hampshire, Edward Code: 59325 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 03/11/2020 Availability: 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 ......

9781682474983

Battleships and Battle Cruisers : Selected Photos from the Archives of

the Kure Maritime Museum The Best from the Collection of Shizuo Fukui'sPhotos of Japanese Warships Author: Kure Maritime Museum Code: 60267 Price: AU $113.00 Format: Hardback / 231 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 30/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Each album in The Japanese Naval Warship photo album series contains official photographs provided by the Kure Maritime Museum, as well as those taken by private individuals. These pictorial records document the main types of Japanese vessels, from battleships to submarines, based on the best images from Shizuo Fukui.
9781682473894

Strike from the Sea

The Development and Deployment of Strategic Cruise Missiles since 1934 Author: Polmar, Norman Code: 58872 Price: AU $80.80 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 15/10/2020 Availability: 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.
9780764359729

US Navy's Fast-Attack Submarines Vol 2

Seawolf Class SSN-21-Virginia Class SSN-774 Author: Goodall, ,James,C. Code: 59159 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 10/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Successors to the US Navy's Los Angeles class fast-attack submarines (presented in volume 1), the Seawolf- and Virginia-class SSNs are presented here from their initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to current operations. From its debut in 1997, the nuclear-powered Seawolf (SSN-21) represented the lead ship of the deadliest ......
9781526777065

Destroyer Cossack

Detailed in the Original Builders' Plans Author: Roberts, John Code: 59776 Price: AU $89.95 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Published date: 20/09/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

 The technical details of British warships were recorded in a set of plans produced by the builders on completion of every ship. Known as the as fitted general arrangements, these drawings represented the exact appearance and fitting of the ship as it entered service. Intended to provide a permanent reference for the Admiralty ......

9781612008530

How Carriers Fought

Carrier Operations in WWII Author: Celander, Lars Code: 58988 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Paperback / 296 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date: 20/09/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A detailed examination of carriers and carrier operations in WWII, looking at the tools behind the major carrier battles and their evolution throughout the war.
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