The Voyage of the Condemned Fleet to the Straits of KoreaAuthor: Thorne, PhilCode: 70105Price:AU $92.50Format: Hardback / 928 pages Publisher: TROUBADOR PUBLISHING Published date:28/06/2022Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The Battle of Tsushima, the epic battle between the Japanese and Russian navies on May 27-28 1905, is examined in far greater detail than ever before. Making extensive use of official records, personal accounts and a wealth of untouched information on the Russian Navys activities, this battle, little known about by a general readership, is ......
The most shattering air campaign in historyAuthor: Hallion, RichardCode: 61417Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:17/03/2022Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
An expertly written, illustrated new analysis of the Desert Storm air campaign fought against Saddam Husseins Iraq, which shattered the worlds fourth-largest army and sixth-largest air force in just 39 days, and revolutionized the worlds ideas about modern air power. Operation Desert Storm took just over six weeks to destroy Saddam Husseins war ......
The Battle of BritainAuthor: Collier, RichardCode: 61467Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 368 pages Published date:20/12/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This is the gripping story of the Battle of Britain; of some of the most fateful weeks in history.
Drawing on eyewitness accounts from both the RAF and the Luftwaffe, this is a compelling story of history in the making through an intensely fought battle, taking the reader into the heart of the action as told by those who fought and ......
A Visual HistoryAuthor: Richards, A.Code: 59277Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:10/11/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This highly illustrated book, first published to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in 2019, will reconstruct the historic landings and the resultant battle for Normandy using artefacts, documents, interviews, film, art and photographs from the archives at IWM.
The True Story of the Battle of BritainAuthor: Deighton, LenCode: 60830Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:14/07/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
A myth-busting, page-turning history of the Battle of Britain Summer, 1940- western Europe has been conquered, and Hitler turns his attention to the invasion of England. Fighter is Len Deightons thrilling history of the ensuing Battle of Britain - the aerial combat between the RAF and the Luftwaffe that was fought over the summer of 1940. ......
Forgotten Heroes of the Battle of BritainAuthor: Verkaik, RobertCode: 60829Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 384 pages Publisher: ROBINSON Published date:29/05/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Robert Verkaik makes a revisionist case for an unsung aircraft, the Boulton Paul Defiant. This two-seat gun-turret fighter is, argues Verkaik, the forgotten fighter of Dunkirk and the Battle of Britain; the effectiveness as well as the courage of its crews is overlooked in standard accounts. To advance his case, he notes that a Defiant ......
The pilots and planes that made historyAuthor: Pearson, SimonCode: 60648Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON Published date:24/05/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
A useful contribution to an overcrowded field of history by giving deserved attention to the ordinary men and unsung machines that arent usually included in the dramatic narrative. - The TimesA great read and a real eye-opener to anyone who thinks the Battle of Britain is only about Brits and Germans and Messerschmitts and Spitfires. The value ......
The Fire and the DarknessAuthor: McKay, SinclairCode: 59985Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:03/09/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
In February 1945 the Allies obliterated Dresden, the Florence of the Elbe. Explosive bombs weighing over 1,000 lbs fell every seven and a half seconds and an estimated 25,000 people were killed. Was Dresden a legitimate military target or was the bombing a last act of atavistic mass murder in a war already won? From the history of the city to ......
The Dambusters Story 1943Author: Hastings, MaxCode: 59140Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:15/08/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER A masterly history of the Dambusters raid from bestselling and critically acclaimed Max Hastings.
Britain's Hidden Civilian ArmyAuthor: HowmanCode: 59148Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:15/08/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
They built thousands of Spitfires, hidden in garages, bus depots, shed and barns... but nobody ever knew
Author: Conyers Nesbit, RoyCode: 59975Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:14/08/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The greatest air battle in history was fought in the skies over southern England between the RAF and the Luftwaffe in the high summer of 1940. Riding high on the success of their Blitzkrieg campaign that had steamrollered France and the Low Countries into defeat, by June 1940 the Nazi forces were poised on the Channel coast ready to invade ......
The pilots and planes that made historyAuthor: Pearson, SimonCode: 59202Price:AU $32.49
Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON Published date:24/07/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
An original, 360-degree re-telling of the Battle of Britain through 18 of the iconic (and some less well-known) aircraft and the pilots who flew them - British, Polish, New Zealander, German, Danish.
The Dive-Bombing Assault on England during the Battle of BritainAuthor: Saunders, AndyCode: 57771Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:06/10/2019Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The Junkers 87 Stuka was an iconic weapon of World War Two and an aircraft name that was, and still is, instantly recognised worldwide. Its roles in Poland and the Battles of France and the Low Countries are almost legendary, but in the UK its import during the Battle of Britain is one that has never been covered in any specific detail.
The battle of Le Hamel and the 93 minutes that changed the worldAuthor: FitzSimons, PeterCode: 56838Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 432 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:24/05/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The Battle of Le Hamel on 4 July 1918 was an Allied triumph, and strategically very important in the closing stages of WWI. A largely Australian force, commanded by the brilliant Sir John Monash, fought what has been described as the first modern battle - where infantry, tanks, artillery and planes operated together as a ......
9 - 19 June 1944Author: Bernage, GeorgesCode: 50272Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/02/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
In June 1944, the Americans left the Sainte-M re-Eglise and Utah Beach bridgehead and crossed the Merderet river to the Chauss e de la Fiere, taking Picauville on 10 June. Their advance was slowed following the failure of the 90th Infantry Division, but they were able to take Pont-lAbbe on 12 June and Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte 16 June. Two days ......
The British XXX Corps MissionsAuthor: Ford, KenCode: 50239Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:22/12/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
Field Marshal Montgomery's plan to get Second British Army behind the fortifications of the German Siegfried Line in 1944 led to the hugely ambitions Operation Market-Garden. Part of this plan called for a rapid advance from Belgium through Holland up to and across the lower Rhine by the British XXX Corps along a single road already dominated by ......
December 1944-January 1945Author: Forty, SimonCode: 50097Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:16/11/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The latest in the WWII series by Simon Forty and Leo Marriott provides a unique, highly illustrated perspective on The Battle of the Bulge using maps, photography old and new, hardware, memorials, museums, and cemeteries to give an overview of this crucial campaign.
Militaria: The Big Battles of WWIIAuthor: Buffetaut, YvesCode: 50095Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:19/10/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
A fully illustrated history of the 2nd SS-Panzer 'Das Reich' Division, from their pre-war formation, through the Blitzkrieg campaigns and Barbarossa to Normandy and their final surrender in May 1945.
Normandy 1944Author: Forty, SimonCode: 50098Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:19/10/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Photographs old and new reconstruct the fierce fighting around Falaise and Chambois in 1944, providing a vivid comparison between then and now.
Author: Rottman, Gordon L.Code: 50235Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:19/09/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
In the early hours of June 6, 1944, the first of over 150,000 Allied soldiers stormed five beaches in Normandy against fierce German resistance. They were specially trained and task-organized in a range of different landing teams depending on their means of transport, their tasks, and the resistance they anticipated. The first assault infantry ......
The Betrayal Myth RefutedAuthor: Bauer, CorneliusCode: 178155126XPrice:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:26/11/2012Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A skilfully written account of the battle, recapturing the drama of four days from 17 to 21 September 1944. Relates the terrible cost of landing on top of a Panzer Corps, by evil coincidence 'resting' nearby, and unknown to Intelligence. Details the exploits of Colonel Frost and his band of 600. This account also focuses on the Dutch perspective.
Author: Kate MooreCode: 23222Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Publisher's notes: In 1940 Britain was an island under siege. The march of the Nazi war machine had been unrelenting: France and Belgium had quickly fallen and now the British Empire and the Commonwealth stood alone to counter the grave threat. However, their fate would not be decided by armies of millions but by a small band of fighter pilots. ......