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9781839418563

2023 Spitfires Square Wall Calendar - 16 Month

Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd. Code: 61643 Price: AU $8.73 (was AU $24.95) Format: Calendar / 24 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date: 07/09/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

A 16 month calendar that can be used from September 2022 containing images of Spitfires. The iconic Spitfire continues to stir emotion over 70 years after being introduced to the RAF. Along with the Hurricane, it helped save Britain during the second world war. The calendar contains all public holidays, notable events & important dates. The ......

9781472281999

The Spitfire Kids

The generation who built, supported and flew Britain's most belovedfighter Author: Cross, Alasdair, BBC Code: 61730 Price: AU $18.74 (was AU $24.99) Format: Paperback / 368 pages Published date: 24/05/2022 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

 THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

An inspirational read celebrating the incredible young people who gave so much for this iconic British aircraft. John Nichol, bestselling author of Spitfire: A Very British Love Story

Despite the many films and television programmes over the ......

9781781259719

Escape from Earth

A Secret History of the Space Rocket Author: MacDonald, Fraser Code: 59225 Price: AU $14.94 (was AU $22.99) Format: Paperback / 384 pages Publisher: PROFILE BOOKS LTD Published date: 31/05/2021 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Escape from Earth is the untold story of the engineers, dreamers and rebels who started the American space programme. In particular, it is the story of Frank Malina, founder of what became Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the scientist who cracked the, as he called it, problem of escape from the Earth by rocket. It's a wild ride. Jack ......
9781472281968

The Spitfire Kids: The generation who built, supported and flew

Britain's most beloved fighter Author: Cross, Alasdair Code: 60613 Price: AU $28.60 (was AU $44.00) Format: Hardback / 320 pages Published date: 11/05/2021 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A bestselling BBC World Service ten-part series and podcast that celebrates the men and women who built and flew the Second World War's most famous fighter plane - the Spitfire.
9781922488039

Aircraft of The Royal Australian Air Force

Author: Air Force History Branch Code: 60693 Price: AU $44.99 (was AU $59.99) Format: Hardback / 640 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date: 03/03/2021 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Aircraft of The Royal Australian Air Force tells the story of the RAAF's first one hundred years by describing the acquisition, operation, and service record of the multitude of aircraft types flown by the RAAF. The 176 aircraft types include the flimsy wood and canvas aircraft typical of World War I, through the technological advances during and ......
9781785211935

Convair B-36 Peacemaker Manual 1948-59

All marks and models Author: Baker, David Code: 56413 Price: AU $33.10 (was AU $50.93) Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 05/11/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

With six powerful 2,500hp Pratt & Whitney radial engines, the B-36 was the largest aircraft ever to enter volume production, joining the US Air Force in 1948 as the world’s first operational bomber with hemispheric range. Two years later the type got an additional four engines, turbojets paired in pods attached to pylons outboard of the six ......

9781910809396

Wrecks and Relics 27/e

The indispensable guide to Britains aviation heritage Author: Ellis, Ken Code: 59736 Price: AU $29.86 (was AU $45.95) Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 14/09/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

Now remarkably in its 27th edition, ever since it was first published in the 1960s every edition of Wrecks & Relics has been eagerly sought after by aviation enthusiasts, restorers and curators alike. It is renowned as the go-to source charting the highlights, changes and trends in the preservation of the aviation heritage of the British Isles. ......

9781398103252

The Merlin

The Engine That Won the Second World War Author: Wilson, Gordon A. A. Code: 58948 Price: AU $19.46 (was AU $25.95) Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 01/09/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
New B-format paperback - First ever narrative history of the famous aero engine that powered the Spitfire, Hurricane, Lancaster, Mosquito and Mustang, the aircraft that made the difference between victory and defeat at critical moments in the Second World War - the Battle of Britain and the allied aerial offensive against Germany.
9781925868388

Deep Sleep

They went down with the Titanic but they lived to take the blame Author: Astridge, Paula Code: 59136 Price: AU $18.71 (was AU $24.95) Format: Paperback / 370 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date: 17/06/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

The lives of those on the Titanic hinged on the tying of a shoelace and the taking of a nap -- two tiny details that made all the difference and dictated the actions of Captains Arthur Rostron and Stanley Lord – the men responsible for the rescue. In this novel, all that went wrong is revealed.

9781910809334

American Secret Projects Vol 3

U.S. Airlifters since 1962 Author: Cox, George Code: 57617 Price: AU $45.46 (was AU $69.95) Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 15/06/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This brings the story of the US airlifter from the early 1960s to today's transport giants and tomorrow's stealth assault aircraft; revealing numerous designs which never saw the light of day, examining the thinking behind them and giving insights into why they did, or did not, succeed.
9781529378078

Battle of Britain

The pilots and planes that made history Author: Pearson, Simon Code: 58985 Price: AU $21.44 (was AU $32.99) Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON Published date: 12/06/2020 Availability: 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.
9780316508629

Race of Aces

WWII's Elite Airmen and the Epic Battle to Become the Masters of the Sky Author: Bruning, John R. Code: 58180 Price: AU $25.99 (was AU $39.99) Format: Hardback / 544 pages Publisher: HACHETTE Published date: 14/04/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
TOP GUN meets BAND OF BROTHERS in this stunning untold story of the race among America's elite airmen to become the greatest fighter pilot of WWII.
9781526765192

A History of the Battle of Britain Fighter Association

Commemorating the Few Author: Simpson, Geoff Code: 57808 Price: AU $24.04 (was AU $36.99) Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 19/02/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In 1945 it was announced that Allied airmen who had taken part in the Battle of Britain in 1940 would be entitled to the immediate award of the 1939-1945 Star, with Battle of Britain Clasp. This was the only Clasp awarded with the 1939-1945 Star.
9781472840035

Flying Tiger Ace

The story of Bill Reed, China's Shining Mark Author: Molesworth, Carl Code: 58209 Price: AU $32.49 (was AU $49.99) Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 06/02/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Bill Reed had it all - brains, looks, athleticism, courage and a talent for leadership. After a challenging childhood in Depression-era Iowa, Reed joined the US Army Air Corps, but the outbreak of World War II saw him give up his commission. Instead, he travelled to China to fly for the American Volunteer Group - the legendary Flying Tigers. ......
9788365958310

Blackburn Shark

Author: Willis, Matthew Code: 55296 Price: AU $20.39 (was AU $33.99) Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 06/02/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
An illustrated history of the Fleet Air Arm's between-the-wars torpedo/spotter/reconnaissance biplane, featuring many previously unpublished photographs and artwork.
9781911658320

Blohm & Voss Bv 155

Author: Sharp, Dan Code: 58062 Price: AU $22.46 (was AU $29.95) Format: Paperback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 18/01/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Design and development of an extreme high-altitude fighter for the Luftwaffe during WW2.
9781445684659

Bomber Boy

My Life as a Bomber Pilot Author: French, Dereck Code: 58092 Price: AU $37.46 (was AU $49.95) Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/01/2020 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A vivid and insightful account of the early World War Two air war from a bomber pilot's perspective.
9781911658030

Cold War Interceptor

The RAF's F.155T/O.R. 329 Fighter Projects Author: Sharp, Dan Code: 57829 Price: AU $35.11 (was AU $54.02) Format: Hardback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 18/12/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
"The West was stunned when the Soviet Union dropped its first atomic bomb in August 1949 and a year later the Korean War showcased Russia's incredible technological progress in the form of the MiG-15 "
9781472836403

B-58 Hustler Units

Author: Davies, Peter E. Code: 57582 Price: AU $24.74 (was AU $32.99) Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 14/11/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
One of the most dramatic bombers of its day, the Convair B-58 came to epitomise the Cold War power of Strategic Air Command. Introduced only 12 years after the sound barrier was first broken, this iconic plane became the first large long-range supersonic bomber to take to the skies, a feat which had seemed far-fetched only a few years previously. ......
9781472836212

Douglas D-558

D-558-1 Skystreak and D-558-2 Skyrocket Author: Davies, Peter E. Code: 58114 Price: AU $21.44 (was AU $32.99) Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 31/10/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The six Douglas D-558 research aircraft, built as two variants, were produced for a US Navy and NACA collaborative project to investigate flight in the high subsonic and supersonic regimes and to develop means of coping with the dangerous phenomena of compressibility and pitch-up which had caused many accidents to early jets. Wind tunnels could ......
9781775541431

Many a Close Run Thing

From jet fighter pilot to airline captain Author: Enright, Tom Code: 56774 Price: AU $27.74 (was AU $36.99) Format: Paperback Publisher: HARPER COLLINS NZ Published date: 17/07/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A New Zealand squadron leader, flying-boat captain and airliner pilot on a life of aerial adventure Planes were rarely seen above the small Central Otago sheep-farming town of Ranfurly in the 1940s. Yet as a young boy, Tom Enright had a fascination with the skies that quickly developed into a longing to become a pilot. He joined the RNZAF as an ......
9781910809259

Military Aircraft Markings 2019

Author: Crecy Publishing Code: 56639 Price: AU $11.49 (was AU $22.99) Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 15/04/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
First published in the 1970s, Military Aircraft Markings has become an indispensable annual publication for aircraft enthusiasts, historians and students of military aviation.
9788366148147

Republic P-47 Thunderbolt Xp-47b, B, C, D, G

Author: Noszczak, Maciej Code: 56943 Price: AU $29.25 (was AU $45.00) Format: Paperback / 28 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 15/03/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Before the P-47 Thunderbolt gained a "bubble top" fairing, these fighters had slightly different - some claim to be more racial - figure. In the first versions, the plane had a typical canopy built into the fuselage, which resulted in a slightly hunched line. The first copies of the P-47B underwent a series of tests at the turn of 1941 and 1942. ......
9781526705884

The Vought F4U Corsair

Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives Author: Bowman, Martin Code: 55220 Price: AU $29.24 (was AU $44.99) Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/01/2019 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Vought F4U Corsair is undeniably one of the most famous American fighters to have seen action during the Second World War. This new addition to the Images of War series features lots of personal stories and over 200 colour and b/w images.
9781406387155

Curiosity

The Story of a Mars Rover Author: Motum, Markus Code: 57508 Price: AU $14.24 (was AU $18.99) Format: Paperback / 56 pages Publisher: WALKER BOOKS Published date: 01/12/2018 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

A stylishly illustrated non-fiction book about the search for life on Mars, told from the unique perspective of NASAs Mars rover, Curiosity. Discover the incredible story of the search for life on Mars, told from the unique perspective of Curiosity, the Mars Rover sent to explore the red planet. Markus Motums stylish illustrations and diagrams ......

9781912332120

RAF 100

The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018 Author: Lepine, Mike Code: 51696 Price: AU $40.49 (was AU $44.99) Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SONA BOOKS Published date: 16/09/2018 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day

RAF 100 celebrates and commemorates 100 years of the Royal Air Force with access to rare RAF archives, Mike Lepine uses photographs and documents to bring the story of the people, planes and missions to life as never before.

9782840484752

Vought F-4u Corsair

Author: Pautigny, Bruno Code: 50483 Price: AU $86.25 (was AU $115.00) Format: Hardback Publisher: EDITIONS HEIMDAL Published date: 01/04/2018 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
9781785210617

Astronaut Manual

1961 Onwards Owners' Workshop Manual Author: Mactaggart, Ken Code: 47651 Price: AU $19.97 (was AU $39.95) Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 09/02/2017 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This book provides an insight into what an astronaut does, the experience of space flight, the equipment he uses, and what it takes to become an astronaut
9780857338136

Build Your Own Drone Manual

Author: Alex Eliott Code: 38176 Price: AU $9.98 (was AU $39.95) Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 04/02/2016 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Today, drones are increasingly used for commercial and private enthusiast use, as well as for well-documented military operations. There is now a wide variety of ready-to-fly drones and self-build kits available to suit all pockets and purposes. This extensively illustrated, practical manual takes a brief look at the origins and history of ......
9781782003359

F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9

Author: Young Code: 31888 Price: AU $7.49 (was AU $29.99) Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 06/03/2014 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US Navy was hurriedly forming in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. This title deals with this topic.
9781844258185

Concorde: An Insight into Flying, Operating and

Maintaining the Worlds First Supersonic Passenger Jet Author: David Leney Code: 23276 Price: AU $3.99 (was AU $39.95) Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2010 Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Written by two of British Airways' most experienced Concorde flight crew, this title focuses on the technical and engineering aspects of Concorde, it gives insights into owning, operating, servicing and flying the supersonic airliner.
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