Author: Edgar, PeterCode: 58823Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
The brutal 1914 German invasion of Belgium and France had gained a large portion of both countries. Over three-and-a-half punishing years the Allies were slowly pushing the Germans back but in March 1918, Germany launched a massive spring offensive
Devoted Labour for the Lost, the Unknown but not Forgotten DeadAuthor: Cahir, FredCode: 57912Price:AU $84.99Format: Hardback / 143 pages Published date:23/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
This book relays the largely untold story of the approximately 1,100 Australian war graves workers whose job it was to locate, identify exhume and rebury the thousands of Australian soldiers who died in Europe during the First World War.
Australian Special Forces at War in AfghanistanAuthor: Masters, ChrisCode: 55575Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 608 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The soldiers of the SAS, the Commandos, and Special Operations Engineer Regiment are Australia's most highly trained soldiers. Their work is often secret, their bravery undeniable, and for 13 years they were at the forefront of Australia's longest war. Shunning acclaim, they are the Australian Defence Forces' brightest and best skilled. In an ......
Two Brothers Killed on the Western Front, France, 1916-1917Author: Cambridge ScholarsCode: 58172Price:AU $122.43Format: Hardback / 145 pages Publisher: CAMBRIDGE PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Australia's participation in World War I-and subsequent casualties-was unparalleled in its short history, and, it is fair to say, will never be repeated again. Briefly, out of just over 1,000,000 men who were eligible to enlist and fight overseas, 420,000 did just that.
International Development and Deployment of UAVsAuthor: Webb, StewartCode: 58039Price:AU $218.38Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PRODUCTIVITY PRESS Published date:15/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
This book illustrates the current state of warfare, the challenges we face and the role drones can and will play in this increasingly complex environment.
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A, F and G 2019Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57863Price:AU $25.52Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:18/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
"When it appeared in the skies over Europe in 1941, the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A was the best fighter in the world. It was more than a match for the best Spitfires the RAF could field and began shooting them down in ever-increasing numbers. Only the introduction of the Spitfire IX with its two-stage supercharged Merlin overturned its supremacy. "
RAF Decoys and Visual Deception in WWIIAuthor: An Official HistoryCode: 58190Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:20/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Comprehensive study of one of Britain's most successful undertakings of the war
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 58165Price:AU $18.68Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
This book is a compilation of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photographic details of the 23B variant of the PZL Karas II, featuring scale plans in 1/72 and 1/48 scales plus drawings from wartime technical manuals and also photographs of the details in b&w and colour.
The Su-9, Su-11 and Su-15: Unsung Soviet Cold War HeroesAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 58031Price:AU $105.13Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Closed in 1949, the Sukhoi Design Bureau was reborn in 1953 to meet an urgent demand for a fast interceptor that would counter the threat posed by NATO bombers. It wasted no time developing a succession of missile-armed, Mach 2 interceptors characterised by delta wings; the single-engined Su-9 entered service in 1960, followed by the up-armed ......
In Soviet / Russian and Worldwide Service, 1972 to the PresentAuthor: Normann, ,MichaelCode: 58030Price:AU $64.69Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The Mil Mi-24 Soviet/Russian gunship and attack helicopter has been in continuous combat service since its first appearance in the early 1970s. Its impressive performance, ability to transport fully armed troops, and imposing armament soon earned the Mi-24 the nickname "Crocodile" and have made the big helicopter an opponent that is still feared ......
of an Australian Infantryman from 1916 to 1918Author: WIlliams, H RCode: 57880Price:AU $25.52Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
A graphic account of one soldiers service in the First World War serving in Egypt and on the Western Front.
A Personal Account of Ten Weeks of War, April-June 1942Author: Barnham, DenisCode: 57881Price:AU $25.52Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
The Chinese Labour Corps and the Chinese Anzacs in the Great WarAuthor: Davies, Will Dr.Code: 58815Price:AU $29.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: WILKINSON PUBLISHING Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Forgotten provides a doorway into a lost part of Australian history. The Chinese Labour Corps comprised some 200,000 labourers who worked under difficult and dangerous conditions during World War I. This book honours their service and brings an important story to the public eye to ensure future generations are aware of the sacrifices made by ......
Australian Artillery and the Firepower Lessons of the Great WarAuthor: William Westerman and Nicholas FloydCode: 58813Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 624 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The Great War confronted Australia’s fledgling field and garrison artillery forces with a seemingly insurmountable challenge: to rapidly raise, prepare, deploy and engage in history’s most lethal war to date
Our top-secret war with the Kaiser's ReichAuthor: Phelps, JamesCode: 58210Price:AU $34.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:24/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The extraordinary story of a headmaster turned cryptographer, and our top-secret war with the Kaiser's Reich. On 11 August 1914, just days after war had been declared, Australian Captain J.T. Richardson boarded a German merchant vessel fleeing Melbourne's Port Phillip and audaciously seized a top-secret naval codebook. The fledgling Australian ......
At the Controls of Us Cold War Aerial IntelligenceAuthor: Richardson, Robert L.Code: 58857Price:AU $62.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:28/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The history of Cold War reconnaissance in the words of the man who proved the aircraft, commanded the units, and flew the missions. This is the biography of pilot Col. William Gregory, whose astonishing career with the CIA and the US Air Force encompassed the attempts by US intelligence to understand Cold War Soviet Union.
Culture and the Fear of Airborne Attack in Inter-War BritainAuthor: Haapamaki, MicheleCode: 58867Price:AU $60.17Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
In the first half of the 20th century the possibility of flight opened up entirely new avenues of thought and exploration. In the age of H.G. Wells and Biggles, the opening up of the air to balloons and planes- the Royal Flying Corps was founded in 1912 - appealed to concepts of courage and bravery which would be both encouraged and undermined by ......
Thrilling Personal Reminiscences from a Fighter Pilot and LeaderAuthor: Peacock-Edwards, Air Commodore RickCode: 58829Price:AU $49.11Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Rate of Climb is an original and continually entertaining biography, drawing on previously unpublished family and archival material, from a leading ex-RAF fighter pilot who flew Lightnings, Phantoms, Tonrado F2/3s and other high-performance aircraft.