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.
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.
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 ......
Soviet Service during World War IIAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 57092Price:AU $77.46Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
Under the Lend-Lease agreement with the US during WWII, the Soviet Union received large quantities of war materiel, including many aircraft; the Bell P-39 Airacobra takes a special place among them. The P-39 was dismissed as hardly suitable for combat both by the US and England, who turned it over in large numbers to the USSR. Soviet pilots had ......
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.
Famous Russian AircraftAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 57123Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 500 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
Originally conceived as a replacement for the famous MiG-21, changing priorities turned the MiG-23 into a STOL fighter with variable-geometry wings that first flew in June 1967. After two years of testing, the aircraft, codename Flogger, entered service in 1969.
Nikolay Polikarpov and His Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Maslov, MikhailCode: 56876Price:AU $122.12Format: Hardback / 952 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 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.
Tome 3 Les Decorations ExotiquesAuthor: Barbic, VaskoCode: 56842Price:AU $35.65Format: Paperback / 68 pages Publisher: HISTOIRE & COLLECTIONS Published date:20/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
The Spitfire fighter's camouflage schemes of the Second World War have been the subject of numerous publications. Consequently, the purpose of this book is to deal with the many little-known variations of these camouflages.
Author: Forsyth, RobertCode: 57598Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:28/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
Intended as a progressive development of the twin-engined Bf 110 Zerstoerer (`destroyer' or heavy fighter), the Me 210 first took to the air in September 1939. However, due to a lack of sufficient flight-testing before being declared service-ready, the Me 210 suffered from a less than satisfactory reputation in respect to its flight ......
Europe 1944-45Author: Forsyth, RobertCode: 57619Price:AU $28.50Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:26/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
Arguably two of the finest fighters built during the course of World War II, the Me 262 and P-51 Mustang heralded new dawns in aircraft performance. Making its operational debut in the summer of 1944, and powered by the Jumo 004 jet engine, the Me 262 outclassed Allied planes in terms of speed and firepower ratio, offering a formidable punch with ......
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:31/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
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 ......