and the Korean ConflictAuthor: Bill NortonCode: 60871Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 512 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
This volume details the influence of Second World War aviation development, experience and subsequent technological advances in shaping American choices in military aircraft development and weapons. It shows how air warfare weapons were carried forward and altered, how new systems evolved from these, and how the choices fared in the next ......
Australia's Third-Party Naval Defense 1919-1942Author: Britts, AngusCode: 60654Price:AU $80.30Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:01/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Illustrates how Australia confronted the need to base its post-World War I defense planning around the security provided by a major naval power: in the first instance, Britain, and later the United States.
Undefeated 4th Generation Super-FighterAuthor: Simmonds, BertieCode: 60791Price:AU $32.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:03/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle is the undisputed king of fighter aircraft, scoring around 105 kills for zero losses in air-to-air combat.
Originally designed as a pure air superiority machine to replace the multi-role F-4 Phantom II, the Eagle has since morphed into one of the most technologically advanced fighter-bombers in ......
The Bismark of JapanAuthor: Iwata, MasakazuCode: 60467Price:AU $89.95Format: Paperback / 392 pages Published date:03/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press's mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand ......
An American Freighter at War, 1939-1943Author: Haugseng, MagneCode: 60636Price:AU $58.59Format: Paperback / 219 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Christmas 1942 saw the SS City of Flint in New York with other freighters loading for North Africa. Allied codes had been cracked and the convoy was expected by a group of U-Boats. Eyewitness accounts, war diaries and archival sources bring this untold story to life.
The Republic of China Air Force TodayAuthor: Choo, RoyCode: 60695Price:AU $43.93Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: HARPIA PUBLISHING, LLC Published date:28/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
Provides a comprehensive study of the air force of Taiwan with in-depth analysis backed by high-quality images. It examines the Republic of China Air Force combat capabilities today - with an eye to political events behind them - its aircraft fleet, and what the future holds for the air arm.
Author: Page, NeilCode: 60682Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Luftwaffe was able to field some of the world's finest fighter aircraft and pilots during WW2. This publication from renowned researcher Neil Page looks at the German Jagdflieger throughout the conflict, covering campaigns, unit histories and ace pilot biographies, illustrated throughout with more than 250 images.
Based) New Guinea and the Solomons 1942-1944Author: Claringbould, MichaelCode: 60584Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 112 pages Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Volume Five of this Pacific Profiles series presents the most accurate colour profiles to date of Japanese Navy land based Zero fighters in the "South Seas" theatre: New Guinea, Rabaul and the Solomons.
The Genesis of the Modern DestroyerAuthor: Clarke, AlexanderCode: 60479Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
The first technical analysis of these ships that allows for a real understanding of their success.
A History and Directory from World War I to TodayAuthor: Sayers, Ken W.Code: 60247Price:AU $82.88Format: Paperback / 329 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Covering more than 1000 of the Navy's small combatants, this comprehensive survey provides all-time rosters, histories, specifications and illustrations of patrol vessels from before World War I to the present.
An Ordinary Ottoman Soldiers DiaryAuthor: Erginsoy, Guliz BeseCode: 60132Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 168 pages Published date:05/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
This book addresses itself to the handwritten log of noncommissioned Ottoman Military officer Huseyin Atif Efendi, my grandfather. He fought in the Gallipoli and the East Fronts of World War One, before the establishment of the Republic of Turkey. In the fronts, he wrote official war logs from time to time and set tents when necessary. It ......
A Visual HistoryAuthor: Richards, A.Code: 59277Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:15/08/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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 'Flying Pencil' in the Spitfire SummerAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 60489Price:AU $50.00Format: Hardback / 232 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
For the first three years of the Second World War, the Dornier Do 17 was the Luftwaffe's principal light bomber and this book explores its role in the Battle of Britain.
Tank Operations in the East, 1941-42Author: Munzel, OskarCode: 60650Price:AU $66.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:15/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
This book discusses a number of raids undertaken by XXXXVII Panzer Corps near the Black Sea in 1941/2.
Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe Close Up 2Author: Sharp, DanCode: 58221Price:AU $26.96Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Projects and plans to alter and improve Germany's infamous WW2 jet fighter - the Me 262.
Flight Lieutenant D.M. Crook DFC's Original Unpublished ManuscriptAuthor: Flight Lieutenant D M Crook DFCCode: 60608Price:AU $55.00Format: HardbackPublished date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Flight Lieutenant David Moore Crook DFCs original Spitfire Pilot ranks among the finest first-hand accounts published during the Second World War, particularly for a Battle of Britain airman. It rightly remains a sought-after classic.
A Spitfire pilot during the epic aerial battles of the summer of 1940, DMC became a ......
Author: Baker, DavidCode: 60128Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
This is the story of Americas bid to obtain atomic weapons and the aircraft that were developed to deliver them, first tested in July 1945 and the subsequent use of uranium and plutonium bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki respectively, an event that pushed Japan to total surrender and the end of the Second World War.Tells the background story of ......
Italian Secret ProjectsAuthor: Comelli, MarcoCode: 57618Price:AU $56.02Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:30/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
In the years leading up to World War II, the Italian government encouraged its aviation companies to develop innovative aircraft to meet the needs of the pre-WW2 Italian air force, the Regia Aeronautica . This book examines the conception, development and sometimes the construction and testing of some of these aircraft.
An Anatomy from Building to BreakingAuthor: Buxton, IanCode: 60639Price:AU $140.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
Unlike the United States, which has preserved a number of battleships as museums or memorials, not a single British dreadnought survives in the country that invented them. This book is an ambitious attempt to achieve the next best thing - a level of documentation in plans, photographs and words that portrays every aspect of the ship, albeit in two ......
Douglas's Attack Bomber / Night Fighter in WWIIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60601Price:AU $36.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
The A-20 Havoc, known to the British as the Boston, was built by Douglas and Boeing during WWII and arguably became the most famous of the attack aircraft fielded by the United States during that war. This volume traces the aircraft from the prewar Douglas 7B through the many versions of the aircraft used by the US, French, British, and Russian ......
From the London Bomber to the Flying Wing Jet FighterAuthor: Metzmacher, AndreasCode: 60657Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
Known for the London bomber of WW1, Gotha also built successful seaplanes. During WW2, Gotha built cargo gliders and the Messerschmitt Bf 110 under licence, gearing up in 1945 to build flying wing jet fighters, even designing its more radical successor. After the war Gotha returned to producing gliders and production finally came to an end in ......
America's Amphibious Duck in World War II and KoreaAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60161Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
The General Motors Corporation DUKW was without a doubt the most successful amphibious military vehicle ever constructed. This is due in large part to the enormous amount of scientific and engineering talent that was devoted to the project. Included in the design team were America's Cup winner Rod Stephens, adventurer and environmentalist Dennis ......
The Manhattan Project and the Bombing of Hiroshima and NagasakiAuthor: Kloda, Samuel S.Code: 70099Price:AU $66.00Format: Paperback / 57 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Samuel S. Kloda spent more than 40 years meeting with the scientists who built the first atomic bombs, and the crews that delivered them to Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Those conversations encouraged him to search archives throughout the U.S. Newly unearthed documents were brought to former members of the Manhattan Project or the 509th Composite ......