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, ......
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.
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 ......
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.
and the Last Four Men to Die in World War IIAuthor: Wukovits, JohnCode: 57460Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: DA CAPO PRESS INC Published date:27/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
From an expert in the Pacific theater of World War II comes the tragic story of the pilots who fought the last fight of the war during the first hour of peace
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 ......
Japan's bid to knock out Henderson Field and the Cactus Air ForceAuthor: Stille, Mark (Author)Code: 57601Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:28/11/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2019
The campaign for Guadalcanal, which stretched from August 1942 until February 1943, centered on Henderson Field. The airfield was captured by the US on 8 August and placed into operation by 20 August. As long as the airfield was kept operational and stocked with sufficient striking power, the Japanese could not run convoys with heavy equipment and ......
RAF Voices from the Fall of France and Battle of BritainAuthor: Higgs, ColinCode: 57026Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:12/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
This new book is based on the graphic, filmed interviews of some of The Few', veterans of the Battle of Britain.
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 ......