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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.
9781781556702

Bismarck

Pride of the German Navy Author: Asmussen, John Code: 51698 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 18/12/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Bismarck, the pride of the German navy, displaced more than 50,000 tonnes fully loaded and when commissioned she was the largest warship to date. The Bismarck took part in only one operation that ended with her sinking after just nine days. Three days earlier, she was engaged in a classic naval battle where she sunk Britain's largest warship, the ......
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.
9781785211423

Royal Navy Motor Gun Boat Manual

MGB 81 (British Power Boats) 1942-45 Author: Rose, Diggory Code: 59231 Price: AU $54.95 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 20/09/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
During the Second World War the Royal Navy's flotillas of small, fast and powerfully armed motor gun boats (MGBs) were looked upon as the 'Spitfires of the seas'. Operating from their harbour bases around the south and east coasts of England, RN Coastal Forces crews would set out under cover of darkness to look for trouble with German shipping in ......
9781910809402

Famous Russian Aircraft Sukhoi Su-25

Author: Gordon, Yefim Code: 59245 Price: AU $115.00 Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 20/09/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Su-25 ground attack aircraft made its first flight on 22nd February 1972. After five years of tests the aircraft reached its definitive configuration with new engines, a revised airframe and new armament.
9781937470319

World War II Sea War, Volume 16

Lingayen Gulf, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, and the Attack of the Kamikaze Author: Bertke, Donald A Code: 60460 Price: AU $75.68 Format: Paperback / 622 pages Published date: 11/09/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
In Volume 16, covering January through April 1945, we see the Allies' final struggles against Nazi Germany and the last major battles against Japan. EUROPEAN THEATRE US Navy and Royal Navy warships defend the Atlantic Ocean against the last German U-boat attacks. Germany stages a massive evacuation of civilians from East Prussia against Russian ......
9781786494184

The Journey Matters

Twentieth-Century Travel in True Style Author: Glancey, Jonathon Code: 59450 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: ATLANTIC BOOKS Published date: 06/09/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

What was it really like to take the LNERs Art Deco Coronation streamliner from Kings Cross to Edinburgh, to cross the Atlantic by the SS Normandie, to fly with Imperial Airways from Southampton to Singapore, to steam from Manhattan to Chicago on board the New York Centrals 20th Century Limited or to dine and sleep ......

9781526781895

By Hellship to Hiroshima

Author: Kelly, Terrence Code: 59346 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date: 01/09/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Taken prisoner in Java, Terence Kellys captivity was full of incident. He was witness to barbaric cruelty and suffering particularly on the journey packed into a filthy cargo ship under atrocious and inhumane conditions. Once in Japan, he was a slave in the Hitachi shipyards where he got to know other Japanese and learn their language. His book ......

9781526777102

British Naval Weapons of World War Two

The John Lambert Collection, Volume III - Coastal Forces Weapons Author: Friedman, Norman Code: 59343 Price: AU $120.00 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date: 30/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

John Lambert was a renowned naval draughtsman, whose plans were highly valued for their accuracy and detail by modelmakers and enthusiasts. By the time of his death in 2016 he had produced over 850 sheets of drawings, many of which have never been published. These have now been acquired by Seaforth and this is the third of a planned series of ......

9781785216671

US Super Carrier Operations Manual

All makes and models Author: Falconer, Jonathan Code: 59019 Price: AU $51.89 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 28/08/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Haynes Super Carrier Manual offers unrivalled insights into understanding how a modern US nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is operated. Published with the cooperation of the US Navy, authors Chris McNab and Patrick Bunce take readers inside a super carrier to reveal how and why they are at the heart of global American military force.
9781526749062

Riverine Craft of the Vietnam Wars

ShipCraft 26 Author: Branfill-Cook, Roger Code: 57755 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 27/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The 'ShipCraft' series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. Lavishly illustrated, each book takes the modeller through a brief history of the subject, highlighting differences between ships and changes in their appearance over their careers.
9780300254884

The War for the Seas

A Maritime History of Worldwar II Author: Mawdsley, Evan Code: 59765 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Paperback / 632 pages Publisher: YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date: 20/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

A bold and authoritative maritime history of World War II which takes a fully international perspective and challenges our existing understanding

Command of the oceans was crucial to winning World War II. By the start of 1942 Nazi Germany had conquered mainland Europe, and Imperial Japan had overrun Southeast ......

9788366148307

The Soviet Skoryi Class Destroyer

Author: Pomoshnikov, Oleg Code: 59257 Price: AU $86.99 Format: Paperback / 84 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 19/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The "Smelyi" type destroyer, Project 30 bis (Skoryi class, according to NATO classification), was the first destroyer designed and built after World War two with new shipbuilding technologies available in the USSR. World War Two demonstrated that all early-built Soviet destroyers had serious flaws. Poor seaworthiness, hull fragility, lack of ......
9780750994637

Titanic

A Journey Through Time Author: Haas, Charles A. Code: 59876 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Paperback / 266 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 10/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

This superlative book is the result of many years of painstaking historical research and is an essential reference work for all those who have found the continuing saga of Titanic irresistible. A unique chronology, Titanic: A Journey Through Time tells the captivating full story, moment by moment, from the birth of the key players to the latest ......

9781640121690

Operation Rising Sun

The Sinking of Japan's Secret Submarine I-52 Author: Jourdan, David Code: 59761 Price: AU $54.95 Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA PRESS Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

World War II gave rise to tales of epic battles, sagas of heroism, bravery, and cowardice. The sinking of Japanese submarine I-52 is one such tale. Author David W.

Jourdan recovers this sunken history and explores how Allied codebreaking, the victory over the Axiss desperate mission for much-needed resources, and a modern-day ......

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