Author: Smith Watson, IanCode: 61626Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:26/06/2022Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
In May 1945 with the war in Europe at an end, Britain had to play her part in the occupation of the defeated Germany. The near-bankrupt country was hard-pressed to maintain such a military presence on the continent and still manage our other out commitments across the Mediterranean, Middle and Far East. As the immediate post-war years came to ......
Identification GuideAuthor: Newdick, ThomasCode: 61563Price:AU $29.21
Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:14/05/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
For over 40 years NATO and Warsaw Pact aircraft faced each other across the Iron Curtain, or fought in proxy wars around the world. Illustrated with detailed artworks of combat aircraft and their markings, Aircraft of the Cold War 1945-1991: Identification Guide is a comprehensive study of the planes in service with NATO and ......
Author: Napier, MichaelCode: 60625Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:17/05/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The Panavia Tornado GR 1 and F 3 bore the brunt of RAF operational tasking (and combat losses) during the first Gulf War in 1991. Featuring many first-hand combat accounts, this book tells the story of the backbone of the RAF frontline from the 1980's and 1990's
From World War II to the Persian Gulf to Museum ShipAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60121Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/09/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. No longer available
British Main Battle Tank of the Gulf WarAuthor: Griffin, RobertCode: 59185Price:AU $52.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:20/07/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Detailed, highly illustrated history of the Challenger 2 main battle tank. Examples of scale models and reviews of modelling kits.
Author: Kinnear, JamesCode: 57201Price:AU $41.24
Format: Hardback / 196 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:15/10/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The T-55 is one of the most iconic weapons created by the Soviets during the Cold War and also one of the most widely deployed weapons in history. Like its younger brother, the T-54, the T-55 enjoyed a long career in the Red Army and even into the early days of the reformed Russian Army. Under their control it saw very little combat use or ......
1945 to the Present DayAuthor: Jackson, RobertCode: 57181Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:23/09/2019Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Military Jet Aircraft is a fully illustrated guide to over fifty of the most important jet-engined aircraft developed between 1945 and the present day, with an artwork and description of each aircraft type alongside action photographs and a comprehensive specifications.
The Early Days of Helicopter OperationsAuthor: David, Taylor,Code: 56798Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 248 pages Published date:05/07/2019Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
There have been many books written about operations during the Indonesian Confrontation and the enormous contribution made by the helicopter squadrons to the successful outcome of hostilities, but almost nothing of a similar nature concerning the Malayan Emergency - until now.
The Changing Face of Aerial Warfare - 1940-Present DayAuthor: Tucker-Jones, AnthonyCode: 55482Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:29/10/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The remarkable evolution of aerial warfare from 1940 to the present day, from Spitfire to Reaper drone
Author: Hampshire, Edward (Author)Code: 51575Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/07/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The Soviet Union's cruise missile submarines from the modified Whiskey, to the Oscar II classes were among the most formidable vessels of the Cold War. They were initially designed to carry land attack nuclear-tipped cruise missiles designed to strike targets on the eastern coast of the United States. By the late 1960s, however, submarine-launched ......
The Aerial Campaign Against Saddam's Iraq in the 1991 Gulf WarAuthor: Corrigan, JimCode: 48824Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS Published date:01/08/2017Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The air campaign that opened the Gulf War in January 1991 was one of the most stunning in history. More than 100,000 sorties were launched as American and other Coalition aircraft pounded enemy targets with 88,000 tons of bombs. This book reconstructs events through the eyes of the strategists who planned it and the pilots who flew the missions.
RAF Wildenrath 1977 - 1992Author: Gledhill, DavidCode: 48391Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/07/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The McDonnell Douglas F4 Phantom was a true multi-role combat aircraft. Introduced into the RAF in 1968, it was employed in ground attack, air reconnaissance and air defence roles. Later, with the arrival of the Jaguar in the early 1970s, it changed over to air defence. In its heyday, it served as Britain s principal Cold War fighter; there ......
The Elimination of Iraq's Air DefenceAuthor: Eisel, Braxton R.Code: 48330Price:AU $52.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/06/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
First-hand accounts of opening the air attack against dictator Saddam
The Hammer in the Hammer and the SickleAuthor: Moore, Jason NicholasCode: 48476Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:04/05/2017Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This history of Soviet Strategic bombers after the Second World War deals with the development not just of service aircraft, but of experimental aircraft and projects that were never built as well. It will cover the service life of bombers, both active and retired, will be covered, and their use outside the Soviet Union will also be described.
An Operational HistoryAuthor: Jeram-Croft, LarryCode: 47231Price:AU $70.00Format: Hardback / 289 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/03/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
This book details all the milestones of the Lynx's career since its entry into service in 1976 to the present day, whilst simultaneously offering a unique cockpit perspective on events.
1966 to PresentAuthor: Dick TaylorCode: 46961Price:AU $15.98
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:08/09/2016Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Chieftain was the British Armys Main Battle Tank from 1966 to 1986, providing the backbone of its heavy armour during the Cold War. Incorporating a host of revolutionary design features, Chieftains saw combat in the 1980s during the Iran-Iraq War; Kuwaiti Chieftains fought the Iraqi Army during the invasion of 1990; and British Army ......
Flying in the CIA's Secret War in LaosAuthor: Naekel, GeraldCode: 40248Price:AU $21.92Format: Paperback / 330 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:21/05/2016Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The true stories of over 500 of my single-pilot combat flights, almost all of them in Laos and North Vietnam during the Vietnam War. I spent about 22-1/2 months flying in the only Mohawk unit with the armed OV-1 Mohawks - until my timing and luck all ran out at the same time and I was medevac'd to the Air Force hospital at Clark AFB in the ......
Cruise Missile and Bombing Strikes on Syria, November 2015 - February 20Author: Harkins, HughCode: 40480Price:AU $40.86Format: Paperback / 90 pages Publisher: CENTURION PUBLISHING Published date:19/05/2016Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The primary remit of this volume is to document the cruise missile and long range bombing missions flown by the Tupolev Tu-160 & Tu-95MS strategic cruise missiles carrier aircraft and the Tu-22M3 long-range bombers of the Russian Federation Aerospace forces Long Range Aviation against Islamic State and other opposition groups in the Syrian ......
My Life in the GurkhasAuthor: Limbu, Colour Sargeant KailashCode: 55728Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Published date:05/05/2016Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
In this Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling memoir that reads like a thriller, (Joanna Lumley) Colour-Sargent Kailash Limbu shares a riveting account of his life as a Gurkha soldier-marking the first time in its two-hundred-year history that a soldier of the Brigade of Gurkhas has been given permission to tell his story in his own words. In the ......
From 1983 to 2000 (Model Fv4030/4)Author: Taylor, DickCode: 38228Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:05/10/2015Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
When it entered service with the British Army in 1983, the 62-tonne Challenger 1 was the first of a new generation of main battle tanks. Originally intended for use by the Imperial Iranian Army, orders for the tank were cancelled when the Shah was deposed after the Islamic Revolution in 1979, and the design was accepted by the British Ministry of ......
The Cold War's Most Secret TankAuthor: Zaloga, StevenCode: 46984Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:05/10/2015Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The T-64 tank was the most revolutionary design of the whole Cold War, designed to provide the firepower and armour protection of a heavy tank in a medium-weight design. This book sheds light on the secrets behind the Cold War's most controversial tank, revealing how its highly advanced technologies proved to be both a blessing and a curse.
A Navigator's Eye on Britain's Cold War WarriorAuthor: Gledhill, DavidCode: 47837Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/07/2014Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The definitive study of Britain's definitive Cold War aircraft
60 Special Forces. 100,000 Enemy. The Explosive True StoryAuthor: Lewis, DamienCode: 51367Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date:27/03/2014Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The No.1 Sunday Times bestseller. This is the untold true story of the most desperate battle fought by British and allied Special Forces trapped behind enemy lines since World War Two.
Author: Schulze, CarlCode: 47558Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Published date:10/08/2013Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The FV214 Conqueror heavy gun tank was developed and fielded by the British Army in the early years of the Cold War to counter the threat caused by Soviet heavy tanks such as the IS-3 and the T-10. If the Cold War had turned hot, the Conqueror would have served as a tank destroyer to knock out enemy armour at a range superior to that of the ......
Seal Mission that Killed Osama bin LadenAuthor: Owen, MarkCode: 55719Price:AU $14.99
Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:06/06/2013Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
An account of the planning and execution of the Bin Laden raid from inside the US Navy Seal team who carried out the extraordinary mission to kill the terrorist mastermind.
Wheeled Armoured Personnel Carrier of the British Army 1977 to TodayAuthor: Schulze, CarlCode: 47622Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Published date:10/09/2012Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The AT 105 Saxon is a wheeled armoured personnel carrier (APC) operated by infantry battalions and elements of supporting arms of the British Army from the mid-1980s right into the new millennium. Procured as wheeled armoured transport that would allow infantry assets to travel at considerable speed under armour protection, the AT 105 Saxon ......
Author: Schulze, CarlCode: 47628Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Published date:10/09/2012Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Despite their overall success and high reputation within the U.S. Army the HEMTT tactical trucks showed on international missions from 1996 the lack of armor protection for the crews. This situation became critical after the 2003 Operation Iraqi Freedom had been launched.
This publication describes the Armored HEMTT trucks ......
The memoirs of the battle group commanderAuthor: Woodward, SandyCode: 55731Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 576 pages Publisher: HARPERPRESS Published date:29/03/2012Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Updated for the 30th anniversary of the Falklands War, this is the bestselling, highly-acclaimed and most famous account of the conflict, written by the commander of the British Task Force. On 5 April 1982, three days after the invasion of the Falkland Islands, British armed forces were ordered to sail 8,000 miles to the South Atlantic unaware ......