An EncyclopediaAuthor: Zabecki, David T., PhD.Code: 58162Price:AU $156.91Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: GREENWOOD PRESS Published date:31/12/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"This invaluable resource offers students a comprehensive overview of the German war machine that overran much of Europe during World War II, with close to 300 entries on a variety of topics and several key primary source documents"--
Western and Eastern Fronts, 1944-1945Author: Oliver, DennisCode: 59192Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Uses archive photos and extensively researched colour illustrations to examine the Panther battalions of the Panzer brigades. A key section of his book displays available model kits and aftermarket products.
The Devil's Griffins-A Visual History of Italy's Elite Plumed WarriorsAuthor: Garson, PaulCode: 58817Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Formed in 1859, the Bersaglieri "sharp shooters" served as the "Tip of the Spear" paying the price in blood during the Italian Wars of Unification, the colonial forays into Africa, the First World War, the Ethiopian War and the Second World War. Over 300 images chronicle the "Plumed Warriors" rise to equal status among the world's military elite.
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 59105Price:AU $19.95Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
A variety of fighter planes can be found in the Legends Of WWII Calendar for 2021, including the P-51 Mustang, the Avro Lancaster and the Thunderbolt! Enjoy monthly paintings by aviation artist, Michael Turner, while keeping organised in 2021. Perfect for lovers of planes; its the perfect gift.
How the Wehrmacht Lost FranceAuthor: Trigg, JonathanCode: 59168Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
New B-format paperback - 'We weren't afraid of the Allies as soldiers, but we were afraid of their materiel - it was going to be men versus machines.' Written from the 'other side' and told through the words of the veterans, this book is a revelation.
The Spirit of Great BritainAuthor: Carousel CalendarsCode: 59118Price:AU $19.95Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
In service with the Royal Air Force from 1956 to 1984, the Vulcan Bomber holds very special place in British aviation history. These stregic bombers where cabale of some phenomenally long missions - indeed one was over 18,000 kilometers than involved three re-fuellings and took over 20 hours. It was these strategic capabilities that meant the ......
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 59111Price:AU $19.95Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Synonymous with the Battle of Britain and as iconic as Churchills cigar, the Spitfire holds a special place in the nations hearts as perhaps Britain’s most famous military aircraft. Instrumental during World War II, now only a handful of these frontline fighters remain airworthy. Featuring magnificent images of this supreme British fighter, the ......
The Development and Deployment of Strategic Cruise Missiles since 1934Author: Polmar, NormanCode: 58872Price:AU $80.80Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
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.
Triumphs and Tragedies Since 1909Author: Ellis, KenCode: 59041Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Britain established the world's first aircraft factory in 1909 after the Short brothers met up with the American Wright brothers and struck a deal. The industry expanded rapidly to rise to the challenge of World War One with such thoroughbreds as the Camel and the SE.5. The post-conflict slump proved to be difficult but classics such as the Moths, ......
Author: Bluemel, JamesCode: 57191Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 432 pages Publisher: BBC BOOKS Published date:28/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
As we gain more distance from those events, it can be argued that many of the issues facing us today - the rise of the Islamic State, increased Islamic terrorism, intensified violence in the Middle East, mass migration, and more - can be traced back to the decision to invade Iraq.
A Young Girl's Life in the Shadow of the HolocaustAuthor: Spiegel, ReniaCode: 59201Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: EBURY PRESS Published date:23/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Introduction by Deborah E. Lipstadt, author of Denial July 15, 1942, Wednesday Remember this day; remember it well. You will tell generations to come. Since 8 o'clock today we have been shut away in the ghetto. I live here now. The world is separated from me and I'm separated from the world. Renia is a young girl who dreams of becoming a poet. ......
Germany's Famed Triplane in World War IAuthor: Wilkins, ,Mark,C.Code: 59156Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:18/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
This book presents the evolution and development of perhaps the most iconic German fighter of WWI - the Fokker Dr. 1 triplane or "Dreidecker." The Dr. 1 was born from experiments in cantilever monoplanes and the excellent combat record of the Sopwith triplane, which appeared at the western front at the end of 1916. Only 320 Fokker Dr.1s were ......
MGB 81 (British Power Boats) 1942-45Author: Rose, DiggoryCode: 59231Price:AU $54.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:17/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
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 ......
Author: Nasca, David S.Code: 58999Price:AU $64.71Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Examines how the US became a superpower through amphibious operations. While other major world powers pursued and embraced different weapons and technologies in order to create different means of waging war, the US spent decades training, developing, and employing amphibious warfare to pursue its national interests.
Author: DKCode: 59144Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 560 pages Publisher: DK Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
This is the definitive narrative history of the people, politics, and events of the Second World War - the epic conflict that shaped the modern world From the build-up to the fighting, through to the reverberations still felt in the aftermath, this is a compelling, accessible, and immediate history of the war, perhaps the most complex, ......
The Dambusters Story 1943Author: Hastings, MaxCode: 59140Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:14/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER A masterly history of the Dambusters raid from bestselling and critically acclaimed Max Hastings.
Strategy, Command and Operations 1942-1945Author: Young, Edward M.Code: 59154Price:AU $169.00Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
During World War II, flying B-24 Liberator bombers on missions deep into Burma, B-25 Mitchell bombers attacking Japanese lines of communications, and P-40 Warhawks, P-47 Thunderbolts, and P-51 Mustangs flying close support for General Joseph Stilwell's Chinese and American forces in northern Burma, the Tenth Air Force worked closely with the ......
A Biography of Rudolf HossAuthor: Primomo, John W.Code: 59176Price:AU $66.00Format: Paperback / 198 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:05/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
Rudolf Hoss has been called the greatest mass murderer in history. As the longest-serving commandant of Auschwitz, he supervised the killing of more than 1.1 million people. This biography follows Hoss throughout his life, from his childhood through his Nazi command and eventual reckoning at Nuremberg.
The Memoirs of Hans von LuckAuthor: Luck, Hans vonCode: 59200Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 312 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:03/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
The memoirs of a Panzer commander who served on all major fronts of the Second World War. A professional soldier, Hans von Luck joined the Panzerwaffe in its earliest days, serving under Erwin Rommel.
Curtiss's Carrier-Based Dive Bomber in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 59157Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
While initally labeled as a troublesome aircraft, the Curtiss SB2C Helldiver went on to be noted for striking more Japanese targets than any other US Navy dive bomber. Despite this, the Helldiver was to be the last of a long line of US Navy dive bombers. The development, production, and combat use of the many variations of the Helldiver are ......
Fascist Italy from Triumph to Collapse, 1935-1943Author: Gooch, JohnCode: 58908Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 512 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:01/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
While staying closely aligned with Hitler, Mussolini remained carefully neutral until the summer of 1940. Then, with the wholly unexpected and sudden collapse of the French and British armies, Mussolini declared war on the Allies in the hope of making territorial gains in southern France and Africa. This decision proved a horrifying ......
Seawolf Class SSN-21-Virginia Class SSN-774Author: Goodall, ,James,C.Code: 59159Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
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 ......
The Power Behind the Spitfire, Mosquito and LancasterAuthor: Hoyland, GrahamCode: 58842Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:01/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
The most iconic planes of WWII, the Supermarine Spitfire, Hawker Hurricane, DeHavilland Mosquito and the Avro Lancaster, were all powered by one engine, the Rolls-Royce Merlin. The story of the Merlin is one of British ingenuity at its height, of artistry and problem-solving that resulted in a war-winning design.
The Story of the M4 Tank in World War IIAuthor: Esteve, MichelCode: 57108Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:30/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Fully illustrated, exceptionally detailed account of the development and deployment of the M4 Sherman in World War II.
Thrilling Personal Reminiscences from a Fighter Pilot and LeaderAuthor: Peacock-Edwards, Air Commodore RickCode: 58829Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:30/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Rate of Climb is an original and continually entertaining biography, drawing on previously unpublished family and archival material, from a leading ex-RAF fighter pilot who flew Lightnings, Phantoms, Tonrado F2/3s and other high-performance aircraft.
All makes and modelsAuthor: Falconer, JonathanCode: 59019Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
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.
Author: Romanych, MarcCode: 58884Price:AU $24.88Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
As the outbreak of World War II approached, Nazi Germany ordered artillery manufacturers Krupp and Rheimetall-Borsig to build several super-heavy siege guns, vital to smash through French and Belgian fortresses that stood in the way of the Blitzkrieg. These 'secret weapons' were much larger than the siege artillery of World War I and included the ......
Chaffee-Based Vehicle Variants in the Korean WarAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 59158Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
The M24 Chaffee was the finest light tank developed by the US during WWII. Utilising the M24 chassis - developed by Cadillac - the US Army procured a family of fighting vehicles, including the M19 Twin 40 mm Gun Motor Carriage, the M37 105 mm Howitzer Motor Carriage, and the M41 155 mm Howitzer Motor Carriage, all of which are covered in this ......
A Comprehensive Guide to the Battlefields. Part 1 - Arras SouthAuthor: Smithson, JimCode: 51896Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
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.
Force Ace of AcesAuthor: Even-Epstein, BG GioraCode: 59250Price:AU $54.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:25/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
For more than thirty years, Giora Even-Epstein flew fighters for the Israel Air Force, achieving recognition as a highly skilled military aviator and the highest-scoring jet-mounted ace with the most number of confirmed victories in the French Mirage.