The Road to BerlinAuthor: Worrall, RichardCode: 50197Price:AU $199.14Format: Hardback / 223 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Looking at the key, but relatively neglected, campaign of 1943, this book offers a thorough and nuanced reassessment of the RAF bomber offensive at a time when the war in Europe still hung in the balance. Whilst the bombing campaign against German cities has long been one of the most controversial and hotly debated aspects of the Second World War, ......
The Fall of South Vietnam: The Beginning of the EndAuthor: Grandolini, AlbertCode: 49754Price:AU $34.53Format: Paperback / 88 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:30/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Drawing on a wide range of Vietnamese-language sources, the author presents a detailed account of the continuing efforts of North Vietnam to invade the South, enlivened by a large number of previously unpublished photographs, and colour profiles for modellers. A year after the Paris peace accord had been signed, on 17 January 1973, peace had ......
Inside the Diem Regime and South Vietnam's TragedyAuthor: Thai, NguyenCode: 56875Price:AU $42.95Format: HardbackPublisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Crooked Bamboo is a political memoir centered on Nguyen Thais inside account of South Vietnams Ngo Dinh Diem regime. Thai was a close personal aide for Diem as well as Director General of Vietnam Press, giving him significant access to Diem and other Ngo family members. Although the Diem era is the focus of the memoir, Nguyen Thais post-1963 ......
Into the Heart of Hitler's Third ReichAuthor: Wellsted, IanCode: 56678Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:17/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
An authentic first-hand account by a member of the SAS in this period of the war.
A Shared CenturyAuthor: Wilkinson, P.Code: 57049Price:AU $79.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Russian Red Star, RAF Roundel: symbols of radically different organisations, sharing a century of achievement and challenge as both allies and adversaries. The author links his own air force experiences, not least those from his time in Russia, to other personal recollections and to official records, to highlight the relationship's dynamics.
Training an RAF Phantom CrewAuthor: Norton, B.Code: 57043Price:AU $45.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Flying the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom was a young mans dream but the path from "Civvy Street" to operational on a fighter squadron was long, arduous and beset with obstacles.
Americans in the Crucible of Combat, 1917-1918Author: Lengel, Edward G.Code: 55043Price:AU $38.00Format: Paperback / 470 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KANSAS Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
November 1917. American troops were poorly trained, deficient in military equipment and doctrine, not remotely ready for armed conflict on a large scale - and on the Western front. The story of what happened next - the American Expeditionary Force's trial by fire on the battlefields of France - is told in full for the first time in this book.
Defence Of The Realm 1936-1945Author: Mackay, R.Code: 57046Price:AU $89.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book covers the period between the creation in 1936 of Fighter Command and the end of WWII. It purports to demonstrate how a dangerously outmoded structure was transformed through the impetus of a feral aerial conflict into an operational force that effectively challenged and finally helped bring about the Luftwaffe's comprehensive demise.
The Lost Marines of GuadalcanalAuthor: Roeckers, G.Code: 57050Price:AU $49.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Nearly four hundred US Marines who died in the battle of Guadalcanal have no known grave. Leaving Mac Behind reconstructs the lives, last moments, and legacies of some of these men. Original records, eyewitness accounts, and recent discoveries shed light on the lost graves of these missing Marines, and the efforts to bring them home.
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 51581Price:AU $34.61Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:20/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Incorporates many historic black and white and colour images of RAF, USAF, US Navy, USMC and overseas Phantoms. Offers a fresh approach to a much-studied type, presenting the reader with new and exciting images supplemented by informative captions.
Including the Seafire, Spiteful & SeafangAuthor: Franks, Richard ACode: 57090Price:AU $44.71Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: VALIANT WINGS PUBLISHING Published date:24/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This series of books provides full details from prototype to final production/drawing board projects. A wealth of historical and current photographs, maintenance manual details,camouflage & marking information, colour profiles and scale plans are invaluable to modellers, restorers and enthusiasts looking to get under the skin of an aircraft type.
Author: Kirkpatrick, KathyCode: 56114Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
American Prisoner of War Camps in Northern California describes the impact of the large number of prisoners of war on the population of Northern California, as well as the impact of the people of Northern California on those imprisoned there. Providing detail on the care and employment of prisoners of war according to the Geneva Convention of ......
World War II Veterans in MotorsportsAuthor: Evans, ArtCode: 54270Price:AU $52.80Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The Greatest Generation"" were those Americans who grew up during the deprivation of the Great Depression, and went on to serve during World War II. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt said, ""This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny."" The twenty-three described in this book were truly ""earmarked for greatness.
Author: Jordan, DavidCode: 49585Price:AU $54.98Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:31/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Understanding Air Warfare provides the reader with a clear understanding of the key debates surrounding air power, one of the newest and most important forms of modern warfare. The exploitation of the air for military purposes has been a source of much contention since the first employment of aircraft in war by the Italians in 1911. The debate ......
The True Story of a Young Woman's Wartime SurvivalAuthor: Arnothy, ChristineCode: 56880Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:02/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
The compelling and moving narrative of a young girl caught by the tides of marching armies during the siege of Budapest in 1945.
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 50315Price:AU $32.22Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
If ever there was a real pilots aeroplane it was the Hunter; an outstanding multi-purpose aircraft which excelled in the roles of interceptor fighter, ground attack, reconnaissance, research vehicle and two-seater trainer, not forgetting its dramatic formation aerobatic performances. The Hunter is one of the worlds greatest aircraft. For three ......
Some Aspects of German War Policy 1939-45Author: de Mendelssohn, PeterCode: 56903Price:AU $183.33Format: Hardback / 290 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:26/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Originally published in 1946, this volume, based on some of the evidence taken from captured German files and archives, discusses many questions concerning German policy and diplomatic manoeuvre during the Second World War. It offers a fascinating insight into the rise and fall of the Nazi state and represents a record, aimed at both the general ......
28 Days of Carnage, February-March 1945Author: Gallego, John A. DelCode: 56934Price:AU $77.39Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
During the early months of World War II, Winston Churchill maneuvered to get the U.S. involved in the war to save his country from German invasion. Roosevelt, scheming to lure Hitler into a causa belli, ensnared Japan instead, resulting in the attack on Pearl Harbor and the Pacific War that followed. When the doomed U.S. garrison in the ......
Volume 4: The Victorian Wars from 1896Author: Robson, Michael CharlesCode: 54991Price:AU $225.00Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
For Valour: The Complete History of the Victoria Cross will be the definitive work on the subject and compelling as a narrative as well as the ultimate reference source. This ambituous project in association with The Victoria Cross Trust will be published in 8 volumes over 4 years. Each volume is divided into two parts: Part 1 - Wars, Battles & ......
Spotlight OnAuthor: Erkmen, OmerCode: 51555Price:AU $38.70Format: Hardback / 40 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
This book is the latest in a new reference series for aircraft modellers called "Spotlight On" and presents detailed illustrations of the famous Lockheed T-33 "Shooting Star" (or "T-Bird") American jet trainer aircraft.
The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious GeneralAuthor: O'Reilly, BillCode: 57161Price:AU $15.48Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:27/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Readers around the world have been enthralled by Killing England, Killing the Rising Sun, and Killing Reagan--riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. In Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General, New York Times bestselling authors Bill O'Reilly and Martin ......
The Projects, Development, Testing and CombatAuthor: Maslov, MikhailCode: 57171Price:AU $40.64Format: Paperback / 152 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
A complete history of the combined aircraft designs created by Vladimir Vakhmistrov.
An illustrated history from the early planes of World War I to the superAuthor: Crosby, FrancisCode: 57136Price:AU $30.56Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:08/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
Explores the development and history and an A-Z of over 170 aircraft, with 600 photographs, in a new fully updated edition.
HMS Ark Royal IVAuthor: Johnstone-Bryden, RichardCode: 57093Price:AU $40.74Format: Paperback / 262 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:10/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
An IntroductionAuthor: Kreuzer, Michael P.Code: 57169Price:AU $61.09Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:11/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
This accessible new textbook provides a thorough grounding in the vocabulary, concepts, issues and debates associated with air power and aerial conflict. Despite being one of the most commonly relied upon forms of prosecuting modern conflict, few outside the military understand the tactics, equipment, and organizations associated with ......
Moishe RozenbaumasAuthor: Rozenbaumas, MoisheCode: 56809Price:AU $37.40Format: Paperback / 232 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
Moishe Rozenbaumas (1922-2016) recounts his fascinating life, from his Lithuanian boyhood, to the fraught experiences that take him across Europe and Central Asia and back again, to his daring escape from Soviet Russia to build a new life in Paris.
The Battles on the Mius Front 1943Author: Isaev, AlexeiCode: 52068Price:AU $59.90Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
In the summer of 1943, in an enormous strategic offensive overshadowed in Western literature by Operation Citadel, the Soviets launched a successful attack that penetrated the German defences on the Mius Front. This overlooked operation is described in detail by Alexei Isaev.
Author: Planes TVCode: 57504Price:AU $49.95Format: DVD / 60 mins Publisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
In 2019 PlanesTV is once again producing the official souvenir video programme of the Royal Navy International Air Day at Yeovilton. You can order the action packed DVD / Blu-ray now and with cameras on the ground, on board some of the display aircraft and behind the scenes it promises to be an extra special souvenir of the show.
The Story of the M4 Tank in World War IIAuthor: Esteve, MichelCode: 57108Price:AU $58.80Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
Fully illustrated, exceptionally detailed account of the development and deployment of the M4 Sherman in World War II.