Author: Rankin, AdamCode: 55336Price:AU $19.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
In the last devastating months of the First World War, the British Fourth Army pursued the Germans to their final defensive position — the Hindenburg Line, a formidable series of defensive positions studded with concrete dugouts and thickly set barbed wire.
Author: Octane MagazineCode: 56619Price:AU $19.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: DENNIS PUBLISHING Published date:25/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
The Classic Car Price Guide 2019 is brought to you by the makers of the world-renowned Octane magazine. Inside its 292 fully illustrated pages, youll find current values, specifications and pocket histories for more than 1000 classic cars, completely updated for 2019. Spanning the years 1945-2000, it covers everything from post-war favourites ......
Should Be HereAuthor: Lingyang, PingCode: 56663Price:AU $26.46Format: Paperback / 306 pages Publisher: MEMOIRS PUBLISHING Published date:28/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
The disappearance of Flight MH370 on the night of March 8 2014 remains one of the greatest mysteries in aviation, as well as a terrible tragedy with the loss of 239 people. Despite a multi-million-dollar hunt using resources from several countries and state-of-the-art exploration technology, the aircraft has still not been located. The author of ......
In RAF Coastal Command ServiceAuthor: Stitt, Robert M.Code: 48753Price:AU $57.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:01/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
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 ......
The first 50 yearsAuthor: Clark, NicolaCode: 56675Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
As Airbus celebrates half a century of innovation and pre-eminence in the aerospace industry, it is delighted to announce a book commemorating the compelling history of Europe's leading aerospace giant. The renowned aerospace writer, Nicola Clark, provides an independent account of the company over the past half century.
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, ......
Spotlight OnAuthor: Viera, J.P.Code: 56086Price:AU $38.70Format: Hardback / 42 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Detailed colour illustrations of the iconic French Cold War-era jet fighter aircraft showing camouflage, colours and markings.
Technical Analysis -* PUBLICATION DELAYED UNTIL MARCH 2019 *Author: Piola, GiorgioCode: 50484Price:AU $72.07Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
For the first time Giorgio Piolas customary book summarising the technical aspects of F1 covers two complete seasons.
The two championships are analysed by the historic draughtsman in his usual painstaking detail. 2016 and 2017, two years in which the World Championship continued to draw on hybrid power with Mercedes ruling the ......
Preserving The Time Capsule Fighter RevisitedAuthor: Morris, DavidCode: 56874Price:AU $50.93Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
A unique paint archaeology project that revealed a true time capsule object - Corsair KD43 at the Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton
Peacekeeping in Timor during a campaign of death and destructionAuthor: Pemper, TammyCode: 56427Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
As a UN peacekeeper, I joined the East Timorese fight for life. By then, the earth had drunk the blood of one third of their population. But worse was still to come.
Research, Experimentation and Modification 1939-1945Author: Norton, WilliamCode: 55338Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:07/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book presents a little-known aspect of America's World War II aircraft development in emphasizing unique aircraft or modifications for research in support of aviation development, advancing technology, or meeting combat needs. It describes important areas of aviation maturation in wartime with emphasis on advanced technology.
Insights Into the Design, Construction, Operation and Restoration of theRAF's Outstanding Fighter-Bomber of the Second World WarAuthor: Hoskins, TonyCode: 56762Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:10/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Rocket-firing Typhoons were the scourge of the Normandy battlefields after D-Day in 1944 and were responsible for inflicting catastrophic losses on the German Army. Typhoons continued with their hazardous tactical support sorties during the Allied advance into Germany, striking at enemy tanks and dog-fighting with German fighters defending the ......
Author: Forsgren, JanCode: 57048Price:AU $49.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Conceived as the replacement of the Bf 110, the Me 210 was one of the Luftwaffe's biggest failures. Extensively redesigned as the Me 410, the aircraft saw some success in the heavy fighter, intruder and reconnaissance roles. The closest RAF equivalent of the Me 410 was the DH 98 Mosquito.
A Shared CenturyAuthor: Wilkinson, P.Code: 57049Price:AU $79.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
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.
A Life for AviationAuthor: Comte, MichelCode: 56775Price:AU $116.20Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This book is a visual biography of the legendary Swiss aviation pioneer Alfred Comte (1895-1965). Combining historical photos and documents with texts by Comte's son (also Alfred) and grandson, the photographer Michel Comte, the book is the first to comprehensively explore the aviator's extraordinary life and achievements.
Defence Of The Realm 1936-1945Author: Mackay, R.Code: 57046Price:AU $89.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
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 Rochester YearsAuthor: MacDougall, P.Code: 57047Price:AU $39.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The story of Short Brothers at Rochester, a period of time when the company designed and manufactured their Stirling bomber and Sunderland flying boat. It was at Rochester that Shorts also specialised in the building of large passenger-carrying flying boats, these used by Imperial Airways to establish regular long-distance over water air routes.
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.
Nikolay Polikarpov and His Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Maslov, MikhailCode: 56876Price:AU $122.12Format: Hardback / 952 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:25/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The book which is presented to the reader describes all Polikarpov's original projects, both those put into reality and unimplemented ones. It took the author many years to prepare for the creation of the book.
From the Back Room Boys of the Royal Flying CorpsAuthor: Mills, SteveCode: 56905Price:AU $54.15Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:29/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This is the story of the first ever drones, invented during World War I by maverick inventor Dr Archibald Low and his genius backroom boys for the Royal Flying Corps.
Air War on the SommeAuthor: Jill, Bush,Code: 56802Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Using previously unpublished archive material, this biography captures the atmosphere of that extraordinary summer on the Somme, when pilots lived in the stretch and sag of nerves'.
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 ......
An Australian ObsessionAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 56861Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 204 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:05/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Gathers dozens of stories about many of the ute models imported and produced since the 1920s. Includes the history of utes: Fords first true ute in the 1930s, the first all-Australian (Holden) ute in the early 1950s, and more recent highlights. With stories and photographs from dozens of Holden enthusiasts, this is a Holden book from the heart.
A Notable Aborigine in War and PeaceAuthor: Ramsland, JohnCode: 56863Price:AU $26.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: BROLGA PUBLISHING PTY LTD Published date:05/08/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
The versatile and gifted Douglas Grant was stereotyped in the media as the Black Digger with a Scottish accent. He was much more than that. Well educated by White parents who rescued him from an 1886 massacre in the frontier wars, Douglas became an engineering draftsman, woolclasser, charismatic public speaker and storyteller.
Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesAuthor: Bowman, MartinCode: 55220Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
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.
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 ......