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9788365958457

U.S. Navy Battleships Camouflage 1941-1945

Author: Nowak, Grzegorz Code: 58146 Price: AU $84.95 Format: Hardback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 01/10/2023 Availability: Sorry, this is no longer available
How US battleships were painted during the World War II in specially-commissioned colour plates presenting all the American battleships used in this period.
9781399019866

Tank Battles of World War I

Author: Cooper, Bryan Code: 62075 Price: AU $35.95 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date: 01/03/2023 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: March 2023

Failure to exploit the potential of an original idea is a recurring phenomenon in our national history. Few failures, however, can have been so costly in human life as that of our military commanders early in 1916 to appreciate that the tank was a war winning weapon. The slaughter of the Somme, Passchendaele and Ypres salient had to be endured ......

9781472846723

Super-Battleships of World War II

Montana-class, Lion-class, H-class, A-150 and Sovetsky Soyuz-class Author: Stille, Mark Code: 62116 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 22/01/2023 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: January 2023

A study of the design, development and eventual fates of the uncompleted super-battleships intended to be built before and during World War II. At the start of World War II the battleship was still king, and all the major powers were designing even mightier battleships to surpass their most modern and powerful classes. But when ......

9781399003568

The Second World War Tank Crisis 1919-1945

The Fall and Rise of British Tanks Author: Taylor, Richard Code: 62115 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 234 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 15/01/2023 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: January 2023

British Second World War tanks performed so badly that it is difficult to bring to mind any other British weapon of the period that provokes such a strong sense of failure. Unfortunately, many of the accusations appear to be true - British tanks were in many ways a disgrace. But why was Britain, the country that invented them, consistently ......

9788366549371

Real Weathering

Author: Taylor, Dick Code: 60713 Price: AU $63.80 Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 10/01/2023 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: January 2023
A photographic resource for military modellers showing real weathering - dirt, spills, faded paint, wear and rust - on real tanks and military vehicles.
9781914929038

The Complete Catalogue of British Tanks

An A-Z of all British-Built Tanks Author: Taylor, James Code: 61953 Price: AU $93.00 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date: 05/01/2023 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: January 2023

As the nation that conceived the first tank more than a hundred years ago, Britain has a long and fascinating series of tank designs to its credit. Despite a period of apathy from the relevant authorities about the value of tanks, which led to its grateful reliance on American-made models during the Second World War, Britain bounced back to ......

9781591149101

Battleship Iowa

Naval History Special Edition Author: Burr, Lawrence Code: 62063 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 28/12/2022 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: December 2022

USS Iowa BB-61, the first of four Iowa-class battleships built for the U.S. Navy, was launched in 1942. Capable of thirty-three knots and armed with nine new fifty-caliber sixteen-inch guns, she was the pinnacle of battleship design for the U.S. Navy during World War II. The Iowa class perfectly merged the heavy armor of battleships ......

9788365958853

Cruisers Of The Third Reich Volume 2

Author: Koszela, Witold Code: 59056 Price: AU $84.00 Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/12/2022 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: December 2022
The second of two volumes which describe and illustrate all the German cruisers that were in Kriegsmarine service during WWII, complete with full technical specifications.
9781591148722

Heavy Cruiser Prinz Eugen

Naval History Special Edition Author: O'Hara, Vincent Code: 61984 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 01/12/2022 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: December 2022

Building upon the expertise of the authors and historians of the Naval Institute Press, the Naval History Special Editions are designed to offer studies of the key vessels, battles, and events of armed conflict. Using an image-heavy, magazine-style format, these Special Editions should appeal to scholars, enthusiasts, and general readers ......

9781591149095

Battleship Texas

Naval History Special Edition Author: Burr, Lawrence Code: 62062 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 01/12/2022 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: December 2022

USS Texas BB-35, a Dreadnought era battleship launched in May 1912, served the U.S. Navy for thirty-four years, including World War I and World War II.

World War I service included North Sea convoy duty for merchant ships from Scotland to Norway, and North Sea sweeps to counter potential forays by the German Fleet. The ......

9780754835622

The World Encyclopedia of Military Vehicles

A complete reference guide to over 100 years of military vehicles, fromtheir first use in World War I to the specialized vehicles deployed Author: Ware, Pat Code: 61808 Price: AU $37.50 Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: ANNESS PUBLISHING Published date: 26/11/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

An authoritative 100-year overview of the fascinating history of the cargo/troop-carrying trucks, wreckers, tankers, ambulances, communications vehicles and other specialized types that provide technical support to the front-line troops. The author begins by describing the history of the wheeled military vehicle. Key issues are covered in ......

9781803990620

World War II Trucks and Tanks

Author: Norris, John Code: 62059 Price: AU $54.00 Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 19/11/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

Many thousands of different types of vehicles were used by the armies during the Second World War for various roles, including the fighting vehicles such as armoured cars and tanks. Today these are very popular with enthusiasts who restore these historic vehicles to their pristine state and attend specialist gatherings around the country and ......

9781922765802

Retaking Kokoda

Battles for Templeton's Crossing, Eora Creek and Oivi-Gorari Positions Author: Cameron, David Code: 62081 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 364 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 16/11/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

Japanese Major General Horii Tomitaro, commanding the South Seas Force, had the Australians on the back foot. Australia was holding the last defendable ridge in the Owen Stanley ranges, Imita Ridge. Horii to his distress was then given orders from Imperial Headquarters in Tokyo that he was to fall back across the mountains to the Japanese ......

9781682476482

To Crown the Waves

The Great Navies of the First World War Author: O'Hara, Vincent Code: 61439 Price: AU $49.00 Format: Paperback / 360 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 12/11/2022 Availability: Pre Order. Release date: November 2022

The only comparative analysis available of the great navies of World War I, this work studies the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom, the German Kaiserliche Marine, the U.S. Navy, the French Marine Nationale, the Italian Regia Marina, the Austro-Hungarian Kaiserliche und Koenigliche Kriegsmarine, and the Imperial Russian Navy to demonstrate why ......

9781911658948

American Interceptor

US Navy Convoy Fighter Projects Author: Zichek, Jared Code: 61869 Price: AU $74.95 Format: Hardback / 350 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 06/11/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

The Soviet Unions first successful atomic bomb detonation in August 1949 was a wakeup call for US Navy planners. The possibility of a single Soviet aircraft wiping out an entire convoy of merchant ships with a nuclear weapon had suddenly become very real. With military budgets having shrunk prior to the Korean War, it was simply not possible to ......

9780754835615

The World Encyclopedia of Military Motorcycles

A complete reference guide to 100 years of military motorcycles, fromtheir first use in World War I to the specialized vehicles in use today Author: Ware, Pat Code: 62040 Price: AU $37.50 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: ANNESS PUBLISHING Published date: 03/11/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

Motorcycles entered military service in World War I, replacing the mounted despatch rider and mechanizing machine-gun and stretcher units. The conflict brought an enormous upsurge in the use of motorcycles in Europe and America. This comprehensive new book covers the lively history of the machines, highlighting the roles of military ......

9781922765574

All the Broken Soldiers

Private Kennedy's War Author: McLeod, Jan Code: 62084 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 02/11/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

This is the story of a soldier without a gun. It is personal, yet universal. It is the story of what is left behind when the battles have been fought and the war has moved on.

To the Australian Army, Private Lawrence Nicholas Kennedy was NX21854, a soldier who served for 1907 days with the 2/4th Australian Army Field ......

9780764363511

Porsche Tiger and Ferdinand Tank Destroyer

VK 4501 (P)/Porsche Type 101 and the Panzerjager Ferdinand/Elefant Author: Froelich, Michael Code: 61824 Price: AU $150.00 Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 01/11/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

A detailed, technical history of the WWII tank and tank destroyer designs of automotive icon Ferdinand Porsche. Ferdinand Porsche was an Austrian engineer born in 1875. In the interwar period, Ferdinand founded an automotive consultation firm, which gradually grew into todays Porsche AG automotive company. Porsches firm was responsible for the ......

9781800352551

Military Jeep: Enthusiasts' Manual

1940 Onwards - Ford, Willys and Hotchkiss Author: Ware, Pat Code: 62067 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Hardback / 216 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 23/10/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

The Jeep is among a handful of motor vehicles, along with other classics such as the VW Beetle, the Mini, the E-Type Jaguar and the Citroen 2CV which are deserving of that over used adjective; iconic. During WW2, the Jeep could be found wherever the Allies were fighting and soldiers soon learned that here was a dependable, go-anywhere machine. ......

9781399020534

Disasters of the Deep

A Comprehensive Survey of Submarine Accidents & Disasters Author: Gray, Edwyn Code: 62128 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 21/10/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

This is the fully revised and updated edition of the first comphrensive account of every peacetime submarine disaster from 1774 to the present day. By examining many of the sinkings in considerable detail, analysing what went wrong and describing the attempts made to rescue the crew and the vessel, Edwyn Gray traces the development of the ......

9781399018005

Panzer III, German Army Light Tank 1941-1942

North Africa, Tripoli to El Alamein Author: Oliver, Dennis Code: 62112 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Paperback Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 20/10/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

The Pzkpfw Ill was the most effective tank available to the German army in North Africa during the battles of 1941. It outnumbered all the other types in service with the Afrikakorps at that time and when compared to the Pzkpfw I and Pzkpfw II designs it was a potent, modern weapons system. Although less heavily armoured than its British ......

9781399065009

Panther German Army Medium Tank 1944-1945

Italian Front Author: Oliver, Dennis Code: 62113 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 20/10/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

The Allied invasions of Sicily and the Italian mainland had been met with tenacious resistance by the Germans but the defence consisted for the most part of armoured units that were little different to those the British had faced in North Africa. But in early 1944, with the landings at Anzio and Nettuno and the attempt to bypass the German ......

9781472855268

Chobham Armour

Cold War British Armoured Vehicle Development Author: Suttie, William Code: 62061 Price: AU $95.00 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 19/10/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days

The book describes the vehicle development activities carried out at the Military Vehicles Research and Development Establishment on Chobham Common from the end of World War II through to its close in 2004. For most of this period it was the design authority for all British Military vehicles and hence was responsible for the design and ......

9781911658757

HMS Bristol

Author: Griffin, Rob Code: 61629 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Paperback / 116 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 16/10/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

The Type 82 Destroyer HMS Bristol was born in a blaze of glory as lead ship in a proposed class of four - designed to escort a new generation of super carriers for the Royal Navy. The carriers never materialized and neither did the other Type 82s, leaving Bristol literally in a class of her own.

Completed as a trials ship for new ......

9781802821307

Military Jeeps

Author: Carroll, John Code: 62071 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: KEY PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 15/10/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

In 2021, as the Jeep celebrates its 80th anniversary, there is no doubt that itis one of the worlds most famous automobiles. The utility 4x4 machine was designed to help win a war - something that it did with aplomb - and a legend was born, spawning both evolved models that remain in production to this day and numerous imitators around the ......

9781975452889

2023 Tanks of the World Square Wall Calendar

Author: Browntrout Publishers Code: 61581 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Calendar Publisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date: 15/10/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

favorite tanks. Start 2023 with a blast! Classic square format. Updated style. Our square wall calendars include stunning images and even clearer grids and text. Filled with an abundance of holidays, each month’s grid is large enough for daily tasks and appointments.

  • 2023 Wall Calendar
  • 16-Month Calendar: September ......
9781922765642

The Death Railway

The Personal Account of Lieutenant Colonel Kappe on the Thai-BurmaRailroad Author: Lieutenant Colonel Charles KAPPE OBE, PSC, AMIC Code: 62085 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 286 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 19/09/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

They had faced the indignity of surrender and the squalor of Changi prison, so the spirits of the British and American troops lifted when they were told that they would be transferred to another healthier location where conditions would be more benign and food far more abundant. A total of 7,000 men, approximately half British and half ......

9781399095389

Red Army Weapons of the Second World War

Author: Green, Michael Code: 62060 Price: AU $74.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 18/09/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

While the Red Armys arsenal at the start of the Second World War included weapons dating back to the Great War or earlier, the 1930s modernisation programme had introduced the automatic Tokarev pistol and self-loading Tokarev rifle. Its small arms were soon replaced by mass-produced sub-machine guns, such as the PPSh 1941, nicknamed the ......

9781922765383

Attack on Sydney Harbour: June 1942

Author: Lewis, Tom Code: 62083 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback / 364 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 12/09/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

On the night of 31 May 1942, Sydney Harbour was attacked by midget submarines of the Imperial Japanese Navy. A vessel of the Royal Australian Navy was torpedoed, and 21 sailors died. The midget submarines were hunted down, and two sunk, while another was found in more recent times.

War had already come to northern Australia, and now ......

9781922765611

Saving Port Moresby

Fighting at the End of the Kokoda Track Author: Cameron, David Code: 62082 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 364 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 12/09/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

Japanese Major General Horii Tomitarô, commanding the South Seas Force, was after taking Kokoda Plateau in late July tasked with entering the Owen Stanley Range to capture Port Morseby. After the battles for Deniki and Isurava, his troops were pushing south through the mountains. The Australians under Brigadier Arnold Potts, however, were not ......

9781472849687

British/Commonwealth Cruiser vs Italian Cruiser 1940-1943

The Mediterranean Author: Konstam, Angus Code: 61981 Price: AU $34.95 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 07/09/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days

This illustrated history explores the cruiser forces of the Italian and British Royal navies, the jack-of-all trades warships of the Mediterranean Naval War. In 1940, when Italy entered World War II, the Royal Navy was badly overstretched, and its Mediterranean Fleet had to face both the Italian Navy and the German and Italian ......

9781682477328

Innovating Victory

Naval Technology in Three Wars Author: O"Hara and Heinz Code: 61559 Price: AU $125.00 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date: 30/08/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. No longer available

 Innovating Victory: Naval Technology in Three Wars, studies how the worlds navies incorporated new technologies into their ships, their practices, and their doctrine. It does this by examining six core technologies fundamental to twentieth-century naval warfare including new platforms (submarines and aircraft), new ......

9780754835226

The World Enyclopedia of Cruisers

An illustrated history Author: Ireland, Bernard Code: 60588 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date: 26/08/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A comprehensive country-by-country visual directory of more than 260 of the most significant examples. From the Alabama of the American Civil War to the Royal Navy's Tigers, the author traces cruiser development from ships with muzzle-loading, broadside armament, through casemates and turrets to the age of guided missiles.
9781472848161

Tanks at the Iron Curtain 1960-75

Author: Zaloga, Steven J. Code: 61978 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 21/08/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days

A new analysis of the technology and tanks that faced off against each other on opposite sides of the Iron Curtain, during the very height of the Cold War. From the 1960s onwards, there was a generational shift in tank design and warfare with the advent of CBR (chemical, biological, radiological) protection and a move away from ......

9788366549708

Single Vehicle No. 04: Type 95 Ha-Go

Author: Przemyslaw Skulski Code: 61425 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 20/08/2022 Availability: Delivery estimate: Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

Continuing the Single Vehicle series from Mushroom Model Publications - a new range of booklets for military modellers featuring original colour profiles, photographic details and scale plans in 1/35 scale, plus drawings from military technical manuals for individual single variant military vehicles. This forth title covers the single variant ......

9780764363573

USS Intrepid (CV-11/CVA-11/CVS-11)

From World War II, Korea, and Vietnam to Museum Ship Author: Doyle, David Code: 61825 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 04/08/2022 Availability: In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days

A visual history of USS Intrepid, one of the most visited museum ships in the world. USS Intrepid, the "Fighting I," was one of Americas longest-serving aircraft carriers. Launched during WWII, Intrepid and her crews weathered kamikazes, torpedoes, and typhoons throughout three years of heavy combat. Decommissioned after WWII, Intrepid was ......

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