Operations ManualAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 51710Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Haynes Falklands War Operations Manual looks at the planning and logistics that made the whole operation possible. It considers how the naval Task Force was raised and assembled in rapid time, the adaptation and conversion of the liners QE2, Canberra and Uganda for war service in the South Atlantic, the logistics of the long voyage ......
The Life of Rev. Fabian Flynn, CPAuthor: Brennan, SeanCode: 51774Price:AU $50.60Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Philip Fabian Flynn led a remarkable life, bearing witness to some of the most pivotal events of the twentieth century. Flynn took part in the invasions of Sicily and Normandy, the Battle of Aachen, acted as confessor to Nazi War Criminals, and assisted Hungarian revolutionaries on the streets of Budapest. The Priest Who Put Europe Back Together ......
In RAF Coastal Command ServiceAuthor: Stitt, Robert M.Code: 48753Price:AU $57.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Rejected as a bomber by the RAF, the B-17 was used extensively as a long-range maritime reconnaissance aircraft by Coastal Command. This book tells the fascinating story of these operations, a vital but often overlooked part of the fight against the U-Boats. All the aircraft involved are listed, and the tedious but essential work of their crews ......
Equipment, Men, Machines and Tactics of RAF Bomber Command 1939-1945Author: Falconer, JonathanCode: 51711Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:23/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Night after night for six years of war, RAF Bomber Commands squadrons pounded away at the cities of Nazi Germany in a determined effort to bring the Third Reich to its knees. Pitted against Bomber Harriss aircrews and aircraft were some of the most effective and deadly defenses the world had seen up until then.
The Final Campaigns of 1918Author: Murphy, DavidCode: 52070Price:AU $37.75Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:23/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
1918, the climactic year of World War I, began with the Kaiserschlacht, a massive series of German infantry-led attacks, supported by artillery and air power, that sought to break the Allied resolve before the full weight of the American Expeditionary Forces could be brought to bear. After weathering the storm, the British, French and American ......
A Formidable PairAuthor: Birtles, PhilipCode: 52451Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
The Hawker Typhoon and later the Tempest both powered by the Napier Sabre engine, brought an increased combat capability to the RAF in WW2, to face the advanced designs coming into service with the Luftwaffe. It was not enough to match the German combat capabilities, as for success Britain had to exceed the performance of the enemy fighters.
Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
Men Who Flew with XV SquadronAuthor: Ford-Jones, Martyn R.Code: 52446Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Based on personal interviews, the narrative follows 15 selected former members of aircrew during their respective training and tours of duty with XV Squadron. The stories reveal their thoughts, concerns, hopes and fears as they struggle to complete a tour of duty, which consisted of flying night after night, over heavily defended enemy territory.
Britain's Medium Range Ballistic MissileAuthor: Boyes, JohnCode: 52448Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
In 1955, Britain with US assistance, started development of a medium range ballistic missile. The idea was to give Britain an independent nuclear capability to take it through to the 1970s. The need for underground launchers added to what was an already complex project and this, allied to ever-increasing costs, saw the project cancelled in 1960.
A Biography of the 1/6th Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment in WWIAuthor: Shannon, KevinCode: 52452Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Almost 1,100 Territorials of the Liverpool Rifles deployed overseas in early 1915, but by the end of the war, less than 100 remained with the battalion. This book narrates their daily struggle in the pitiless arena of modern warfare; from their apprenticeship during the Second Battle of Ypres, to their epic actions with the famed 55th Division.
Author: Szamveber, NorbertCode: 50134Price:AU $101.24Format: HardbackPublisher: PEKO PUBLISHING KFT. Published date:29/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
On the Hungarian theater of war of the Eastern Front, the Soviet troops attempted to take Budapest repeatedly from the end of October 1944. However, the 2nd and 3rd Ukrainian Front forces only managed to encircle the Hungarian capital by the end of December 1944. The German troops, especially the battle groups of the Panzer Divisions and ......
The Decline and Fall of ""Bomb-Run"" JohnAuthor: Coe, John W.Code: 51562Price:AU $47.49Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:30/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Examines the life and career of Capt. John G. Crommelin, starting with his arrival on board the USS Enterprise in 1942 and the sinking of the USS Liscome Bay in 1943. Noting that Crommelin's story is "fundamentally the tale of a tragic figure", Coe traces the rise of Crommelin's paranoia and enthusiasm for conspiracy theories, as well as his ......
The Legacy SeriesAuthor: Foster, PeterCode: 51751Price:AU $40.00Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Pictorial history celebrating the early deriviatives of the powerful Hornets as they start to fall out of service
Design, Development and OperationsAuthor: Bagnasco, ErminioCode: 52149Price:AU $86.14Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: US NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Submarines played a major role in the war at sea in the years 1939-45, and this major reference book describes all the classes of vessel that were deployed by the eighteen combatant nations during those years. They were responsible for the sinking of 33 million tons of merchant shipping, with the German and U.S. navies achieving the greatest ......
The Encirclement and Breakout of Army Group South, 1944Author: von Vormann, NikolausCode: 51513Price:AU $48.98Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
An account of the Battle at Cherkassy, sometimes referred to as the Korsun Pocket, written by one of the German commanders present there.
As Military CommanderAuthor: Pedersen, PeterCode: 51116Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Dr Peter Pedersen’s scholarly study of Sir John Monash remains the finest analysis of Australia’s best known military leader. In 1918 the Australian Corps under Monash’s command played a leading role in the Allied advance to victory on the Western Front. Its successes in the battles of Hamel and Amiens, the taking of Mont St Quentin and Péronne ......
Blood Red Lands and Seas of RedAuthor: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52444Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:06/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
The major art installation Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red at the Tower of London marked one hundred years since the first full day of Britain's involvement in the First World War. Featuring forewords by Paul Cummins and Tom Piper and stunning photography of the installation, this is the only official publication to mark this landmark event.
Author: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52443Price:AU $9.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:07/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Peter Greste on Australia's Great CommanderAuthor: Beyond Home EntertainmentCode: 52343Price:AU $21.99Format: DVD / 118 mins Publisher: BEYOND HOME ENTERTAINMENT Published date:07/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
War correspondent Peter Greste goes in search of the real man behind the Australian General who changed the way the world fights wars, John Monash. What he finds about Monash, his own family, and the way we Australians remember war is challenging and confronting.
Across two episodes Greste plays detective and military analyst, ......
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Wilson, KeithCode: 51712Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Born in the 1950s when the Cold War was rapidly escalating, the subsonic Blackburn Buccaneer was designed as a carrier-borne strike aircraft, which eventually went on to serve both the Royal Navy and the RAF. The Buccaneer entered service with the Royal Navy in 1962 and was capable of operating from aircraft carriers to deliver nuclear weapons as ......
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 50315Price:AU $32.22Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:12/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
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 ......
Stories from the Men & Ships of the Royal Navy in the Second World WarAuthor: Wong, Edmund S.Code: 51707Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Over 120 first hand stories of life at sea with the Royal Navy from both men and women who served All taken from the Imperial War Museum's audio archive Major UK publicity and marketing campaign
Raising the Flag, February-March 1945Author: Khan, MarkCode: 51526Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A graphic photographic record that chronologically reveals the battle for Iwo Jima, all supported by detailed captions.
Owner's Workshop ManualAuthor: Ian BlackCode: 48879Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:18/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Enjoying continuous frontline service with the RAF for nearly 30 years, the supersonic English Electric Lightning jet was the Spitfire of its era and the last of a special breed of fighter aircraft.
A Comprehensive Guide to the Battlefields. Part 1 - Arras SouthAuthor: Smithson, JimCode: 51896Price:AU $39.90Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A comprehensive visitor's guide to the First World War battlefields around Arras, south of the Scarpe, with descriptions of the battles, detailed maps and photographs.
A Guide to Regiments, Uniforms, Flags, Equipment & ArmsAuthor: Ede-Borrett, StephenCode: 52093Price:AU $39.90Format: Hardback / 104 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
A full-length study of the military aspects of the New Model Army. An invaluable guide for historians, reenactors and wargamers.
Rare and Unseen PhotographsAuthor: Wakefield, AlanCode: 42445Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:24/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As we near the end of extensive centennial commemorations of World War I, it nonetheless retains the power to surprise, even shock us. Thats perhaps nowhere more true than in the photographs of the war that have come down to us--countless of them preserved over the decades by Imperial War Museums. The First World War in Focus presents one ......
The Role of Airpower in the War Against Isil/Daesh in Iraq, Syria and LiAuthor: Taghvaee, BabakCode: 47371Price:AU $59.90Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:30/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
An unstable political environment and unsettled security led to the prevalency of insurgency and long-lasting civil wars in every country with weakened central powers. Sectarianism from one or both partiers in conflict can cause radicalisation and help to sow the seeds of terrorist groups. ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and Levant), ISIS, IS or Daesh ......
The Fight Across Europe with the 80th "Blue Ridge" Division in World WarAuthor: Lembo, LoisCode: 51814Price:AU $48.98Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: SAVAS BEATIE Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
The untold story of Frank Lembo, one of Patton's men offering the rare perspective of what day-to-day warfare at the ground-level looked like in the European Theater through the eyes of one of the men spearheading the advance.
2 Audio CD Limited Edition Hardcover BookAuthor: O'Neill, Michael A.Code: 49042Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: DANNAN BOOKS Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In the mud and bloody filth of the trenches, and in the bullet-saturated air above the Eastern and Western fronts, Jewish soldiers and airmen went to fight for their country. They did so pushing against a wave of discrimination from the country they were born into, and whose cause they were absolutely convinced was just. Neither did they doubt ......
300 Innovative Forms of TransportAuthor: McNab, ChrisCode: 52351Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Military Vehicles is a wide-ranging guide to the world of military mobility in the twentieth century and beyond. In 300 detailed entries, it explores the combat, transport and utility vehicles that have supported military units from World War I to the present day. Categories include armoured personnel carriers, armoured cars, anti- aircraft ......
Author: Montgomery, NigelCode: 52462Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:06/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Born in the turbulent opening years of the Second World War the Churchill tanks ability to take punishment and still fight on was as legendary as its capacity to climb impossible slopes. Whether in support of beach landings or in a struggle across well-defended terrain, the Churchill became the Swiss Army knife of armoured vehicles - a tank ......