The Battle Against Hitler's Night Raiders 1940 - 1941Author: Bates, H. E.Code: 50344Price:AU $37.91Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
It is no surprise that the Air Ministry chose an author of H.E. Bates talents to portray the battle over the night skies of Britain whilst the war against Germany was still to reach its conclusion. For his rich prose excites and inspires as much as it informs. Bates opens his stirring story by analysing the comparative efforts of the RAF and ......
Pride of the German NavyAuthor: Asmussen, JohnCode: 51698Price:AU $69.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
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 ......
A Thunderbolt Pilot's War Across the PacificAuthor: Curran, JamesCode: 52417Price:AU $29.66Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:15/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
There were no mission limits for a pilot in the Pacific during World War II; unlike in Europe, you flew until it was time to go home. So it was for James "Jug" Curran, all the way from New Guinea to the Philippines with the 348th Fighter Group, the first
A Complete HistoryAuthor: Robinson, M. P.Code: 50311Price:AU $30.33Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
The AMX 13 was originally designed in the immediate aftermath of the Second World War. It represents French ambitions for national resurgence and withdrawal from wartime dependence on American military technology. Being a light tank it was an ambitious and far sighted departure from conventional tank design and it found a ready export market as ......
Author: Winegard, Timothy C.Code: 52405Price:AU $44.68Format: Paperback / 412 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO PRESS Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
This original and pioneering study analyzes the evolution of oil as a catalyst for both war and diplomacy, and connects the events of the First World War to contemporary petroleum geo-politics and international aggression.
Author: O'Neill, Michael A.Code: 49042Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: DANNAN BOOKS Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In the mud and bloody filth of the trenches, and in the bullet-saturated
air above the Eastern and Western fronts, Jewish soldiers and airmen
went to fight for their country. They did so pushing against a wave of
discrimination from the country they were born into, and whose cause
they were absolutely convinced was ......
300 Innovative Forms of TransportAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 52351Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Military Vehicles is a wide-ranging guide to the world of military mobility in the twentieth century and beyond. In 300 detailed entries, it explores the combat, transport and utility vehicles that have supported military units from World War I to the present day. Categories include armoured personnel carriers, armoured cars, anti- aircraft ......
The Greatest Rescue Mission in Navy Seal HistoryAuthor: Talty, StephanCode: 52401Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN Published date:30/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
The untold story of the most important rescue mission not just of the Vietnam War, but the entire Cold War: one American aviator, who knew our most important secrets, crashed behind enemy lines and risked capture by both the North Vietnamese and the Soviets. One Navy SEAL and his Vietnamese partner had to sneak past them all to save ......
The Role of Airpower in the War Against Isil/Daesh in Iraq, Syria and LiAuthor: Taghvaee, BabakCode: 47371Price:AU $59.90Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:30/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
An unstable political environment and unsettled security led to the prevalency of insurgency and long-lasting civil wars in every country with weakened central powers. Sectarianism from one or both partiers in conflict can cause radicalisation and help to sow the seeds of terrorist groups. ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and Levant), ISIS, IS or Daesh ......
Rare and Unseen PhotographsAuthor: Wakefield, AlanCode: 42445Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A Formidable PairAuthor: Birtles, PhilipCode: 52451Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
The Hawker Typhoon and later the Tempest both powered by the Napier Sabre engine, brought an increased combat capability to the RAF in WW2, to face the advanced designs coming into service with the Luftwaffe. It was not enough to match the German combat capabilities, as for success Britain had to exceed the performance of the enemy fighters.
Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
Men Who Flew with XV SquadronAuthor: Ford-Jones, Martyn R.Code: 52446Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Based on personal interviews, the narrative follows 15 selected former members of aircrew during their respective training and tours of duty with XV Squadron. The stories reveal their thoughts, concerns, hopes and fears as they struggle to complete a tour of duty, which consisted of flying night after night, over heavily defended enemy territory.
Britain's Medium Range Ballistic MissileAuthor: Boyes, JohnCode: 52448Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
In 1955, Britain with US assistance, started development of a medium range ballistic missile. The idea was to give Britain an independent nuclear capability to take it through to the 1970s. The need for underground launchers added to what was an already complex project and this, allied to ever-increasing costs, saw the project cancelled in 1960.
A Biography of the 1/6th Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment in WWIAuthor: Shannon, KevinCode: 52452Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Almost 1,100 Territorials of the Liverpool Rifles deployed overseas in early 1915, but by the end of the war, less than 100 remained with the battalion. This book narrates their daily struggle in the pitiless arena of modern warfare; from their apprenticeship during the Second Battle of Ypres, to their epic actions with the famed 55th Division.
Through A German LensAuthor: Ranger, AlanCode: 51407Price:AU $23.58Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
This new photo-album in the "Camera On" series contains over 90 photographs of the French cavalry tank Char leger modele 1935 developed prior to World War II.
A Comprehensive Guide to the Battlefields. Part 1 - Arras SouthAuthor: Smithson, JimCode: 51896Price:AU $39.90Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A comprehensive visitor's guide to the First World War battlefields around Arras, south of the Scarpe, with descriptions of the battles, detailed maps and photographs.
A Guide to Regiments, Uniforms, Flags, Equipment & ArmsAuthor: Ede-Borrett, StephenCode: 52093Price:AU $39.90Format: Hardback / 104 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A full-length study of the military aspects of the New Model Army. An invaluable guide for historians, reenactors and wargamers.
Through Rare Wartime Maps and New CartographyAuthor: Kagan, NeilCode: 52134Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Published date:18/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
This comprehensive atlas delves into the cartographic history of WWII: naval, land, and aerial attacks from the invasion of Poland to Pearl Harbor and the Battle of the Bulge.
Rare maps include a detailed Germany & Approaches map used by Allied forces in the final stages of the war, full large-scale wartime maps of the world ......
Owner's Workshop ManualAuthor: Ian BlackCode: 48879Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:18/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Enjoying continuous frontline service with the RAF for nearly 30 years, the supersonic English Electric Lightning jet was the Spitfire of its era and the last of a special breed of fighter aircraft.
Sir Robert Brooke-Popham and the Fall of SingaporeAuthor: Dye, PeterCode: 52406Price:AU $66.00Format: Hardback / 432 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
This is the first biography of Sir Robert Brooke-Popham, a key figure in the early development of airpower, whose significant and varied achievements have been overlooked because of his subsequent involvement in the fall of Singapore. It highlights Brooke-Pophams role in developing the first modern military logistic system, the creation of the ......
Stories from the Men & Ships of the Royal Navy in the Second World WarAuthor: Wong, Edmund S.Code: 51707Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Over 120 first hand stories of life at sea with the Royal Navy from both men and women who served All taken from the Imperial War Museum's audio archive Major UK publicity and marketing campaign
Raising the Flag, February-March 1945Author: Khan, MarkCode: 51526Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A graphic photographic record that chronologically reveals the battle for Iwo Jima, all supported by detailed captions.
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 50315Price:AU $32.22Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:12/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
If ever there was a real pilots aeroplane it was the Hunter; an outstanding multi-purpose aircraft which excelled in the roles of interceptor fighter, ground attack, reconnaissance, research vehicle and two-seater trainer, not forgetting its dramatic formation aerobatic performances. The Hunter is one of the worlds greatest aircraft. For three ......
Pocket Manual 1939-1945Author: McNab, ChrisCode: 52133Price:AU $22.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:11/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Submarine commanders in WWII dealt with both enormous risk and responsibility; charged with sinking enemy shipping whilst avoiding detection, they had to correctly locate and identify enemy craft, getting close enough to strike whilst attempting to safeguard the lives of their crew. It was a deadly game; the Germans lost over 600 U-boats during ......
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Wilson, KeithCode: 51712Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Born in the 1950s when the Cold War was rapidly escalating, the subsonic Blackburn Buccaneer was designed as a carrier-borne strike aircraft, which eventually went on to serve both the Royal Navy and the RAF. The Buccaneer entered service with the Royal Navy in 1962 and was capable of operating from aircraft carriers to deliver nuclear weapons as ......
Author: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52443Price:AU $9.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:07/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Peter Greste on Australia's Great CommanderAuthor: Beyond Home EntertainmentCode: 52343Price:AU $21.99Format: DVD / 118 mins Publisher: BEYOND HOME ENTERTAINMENT Published date:07/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
War correspondent Peter Greste goes in search of the real man behind the Australian General who changed the way the world fights wars, John Monash. What he finds about Monash, his own family, and the way we Australians remember war is challenging and confronting.
Across two episodes Greste plays detective and military analyst, ......
The Murder of a CIA Station Chief and Hezbollah's War Against AmericaAuthor: Burton, FredCode: 48153Price:AU $42.43Format: HardbackPublisher: BERKLEY BOOKS Published date:06/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
From the New York Times bestselling coauthors of Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi comes the riveting true story of the kidnapping and murder of CIA station chief William Buckley, and the bloody beginning of the CIA's endless war against Islamic radicalism On April 18th, 1983, a van rigged with 2,000 pounds of heavy explosives ......
Blood Red Lands and Seas of RedAuthor: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52444Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:06/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The major art installation Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red at the Tower of London marked one hundred years since the first full day of Britain's involvement in the First World War. Featuring forewords by Paul Cummins and Tom Piper and stunning photography of the installation, this is the only official publication to mark this landmark event.
As Military CommanderAuthor: Pedersen, PeterCode: 51116Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Dr Peter Pedersen’s scholarly study of Sir John Monash remains the finest analysis of Australia’s best known military leader. In 1918 the Australian Corps under Monash’s command played a leading role in the Allied advance to victory on the Western Front. Its successes in the battles of Hamel and Amiens, the taking of Mont St Quentin and Péronne ......
The Legacy SeriesAuthor: Foster, PeterCode: 51751Price:AU $40.00Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Pictorial history celebrating the early deriviatives of the powerful Hornets as they start to fall out of service