Pride of the German NavyAuthor: Asmussen, JohnCode: 51698Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Bismarck, the pride of the German navy, displaced more than 50,000 tonnes fully loaded and when commissioned she was the largest warship to date. The Bismarck took part in only one operation that ended with her sinking after just nine days. Three days earlier, she was engaged in a classic naval battle where she sunk Britain's largest warship, the ......
An illustrated historyAuthor: Ireland, BernardCode: 60588Price:AU $33.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:15/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
A comprehensive country-by-country visual directory of more than 260 of the most significant examples. From the Alabama of the American Civil War to the Royal Navy's Tigers, the author traces cruiser development from ships with muzzle-loading, broadside armament, through casemates and turrets to the age of guided missiles.
Author: John BrennanCode: 60801Price:AU $53.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:08/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In Vol. 2 there are astonishing photos on par with Vol. 1. Besides 165 images, there are search aids for locating former in-country Army helicopters. There is a list of 24 recommended Huey photo-books; a tabulation of 300 AH-1 Cobra war survivors, their former units, and present location, also a database of 500 in-country Army helicopter names.
The Genesis of the Modern DestroyerAuthor: Clarke, AlexanderCode: 60479Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
The first technical analysis of these ships that allows for a real understanding of their success.
America's Amphibious Duck in World War II and KoreaAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60161Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
The General Motors Corporation DUKW was without a doubt the most successful amphibious military vehicle ever constructed. This is due in large part to the enormous amount of scientific and engineering talent that was devoted to the project. Included in the design team were America's Cup winner Rod Stephens, adventurer and environmentalist Dennis ......
A Visual HistoryAuthor: Richards, A.Code: 59277Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:27/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
This highly illustrated book, first published to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in 2019, will reconstruct the historic landings and the resultant battle for Normandy using artefacts, documents, interviews, film, art and photographs from the archives at IWM.
Australia's Third-Party Naval Defense 1919-1942Author: Britts, AngusCode: 60654Price:AU $80.30Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:01/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Illustrates how Australia confronted the need to base its post-World War I defense planning around the security provided by a major naval power: in the first instance, Britain, and later the United States.
The M4A3 Medium Tank in World War II and KoreaAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60596Price:AU $29.95Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
Powered by a massive Ford V-8 engine, the M4A3 Sherman was the standard tank of the US Army during the later stages of WWII, as well as the Korean War. The M4A3 was also supplied to the Marines during WWII, when the Corps faced a shortage of their preferred M4A2. The M4A3 was used by both services during the Korean War and was supplied in large ......
The US Army's Standard Armored Car of WWIIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60597Price:AU $29.95Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
Developed to provide the US military with a fast-moving reconnaissance vehicle sufficiently armed to knock out WWII-era armored vehicles. The M8 Armored Car and its sibling, the M20 Armored Utility Vehicles, were the most widely used armored vehicles built by Ford. These vehicles saw use with the US Army as well as Allied nations during WWII and ......
The Bismark of JapanAuthor: Iwata, MasakazuCode: 60467Price:AU $89.95Format: Paperback / 392 pages Published date:03/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press's mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand ......
An American Freighter at War, 1939-1943Author: Haugseng, MagneCode: 60636Price:AU $58.59Format: Paperback / 219 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Christmas 1942 saw the SS City of Flint in New York with other freighters loading for North Africa. Allied codes had been cracked and the convoy was expected by a group of U-Boats. Eyewitness accounts, war diaries and archival sources bring this untold story to life.
A Gift to EmpireAuthor: Wright, Matthew J.Code: 60641Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
This book tells the story of HMS New Zealand, a battlecruiser paid for by the people of New Zealand in 1909, and when Japan was perceived as a threat in Australasia and the Pacific. Born of the collision between New Zealand's patriotic dreams and European politics, the tale of HMS New Zealand is further wrapped in the turbulent power-plays at the ......
German Army and Waffen-SS Western Front, 1944-1945Author: Oliver, DennisCode: 60872Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
By 1944 the German army was on the defensive on all fronts and Allied bombing was putting increasing pressure on the nations industrial output. Since the earliest days of the war the Germans had experimented with mounting anti-tank weapons on obsolete chassis and one of the most successful of these would prove to be the Jagdpanzer 38, more ......
The American vehicle in Soviet serviceAuthor: Samsonov, PeterCode: 60483Price:AU $25.98Format: Paperback / 116 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
More than 4000 examples of the famous diesel-fuelled M4A2 Sherman tank were sent to the Soviet Union during the Second World War under the Lead-Lease programme. These American-built vehicles were operated by Red Army crews against the Germans during some of the bitterest fighting on the Eastern Front.
An Anatomy from Building to BreakingAuthor: Buxton, IanCode: 60639Price:AU $140.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Unlike the United States, which has preserved a number of battleships as museums or memorials, not a single British dreadnought survives in the country that invented them. This book is an ambitious attempt to achieve the next best thing - a level of documentation in plans, photographs and words that portrays every aspect of the ship, albeit in two ......
A History and Directory from World War I to TodayAuthor: Sayers, Ken W.Code: 60247Price:AU $82.88Format: Paperback / 329 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Covering more than 1000 of the Navy's small combatants, this comprehensive survey provides all-time rosters, histories, specifications and illustrations of patrol vessels from before World War I to the present.
An Ordinary Ottoman Soldiers DiaryAuthor: Erginsoy, Guliz BeseCode: 60132Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 168 pages Published date:05/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
This book addresses itself to the handwritten log of noncommissioned Ottoman Military officer Huseyin Atif Efendi, my grandfather. He fought in the Gallipoli and the East Fronts of World War One, before the establishment of the Republic of Turkey. In the fronts, he wrote official war logs from time to time and set tents when necessary. It ......
The pursuit of Germany's most famous battleshipAuthor: Konstam, AngusCode: 60491Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:08/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Hunt the Bismarck, now available in paperback, tells the story of Operation Rheinubung, the Atlantic sortie of the Nazi Germanys largest battleship in May 1941. Bismarck entered service in the summer of 1940. She was well-armed, with eight 15- inch guns as well as a powerful array of lighter weapons, while her armoured protection earned her the ......
Tank Operations in the East, 1941-42Author: Munzel, OskarCode: 60650Price:AU $66.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:15/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
This book discusses a number of raids undertaken by XXXXVII Panzer Corps near the Black Sea in 1941/2.
MediterraneanAuthor: Forsyth, RobertCode: 60617Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:22/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
The Junkers Ju 87 B Stuka dive-bomber and the aircraft carrier represent two key combat innovations of World War II. Rich with photographs and personal accounts, this new volume focuses on the air-sea action during the British evacuation operations in Norway in May 1940 and German air attacks in the Mediterranean in 1941-1942.
The M4A4 "British" Sherman in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60598Price:AU $29.32Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
The M4A4, also known at the Sherman V, with its unusual 30-cylinder Multibank engine, was the type of Sherman most widely used by Commonwealth forces during WWII. Additionally, many US tankers were trained using this type of tank. The tank went on to become the basis for the famed Firefly, Crab, and DD amphibious variants of the Sherman. This book ......
In the Imperial Japanese Navy in World War IIAuthor: Ahlberg, LarsCode: 60599Price:AU $36.65Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
The battleships of the Kongo class were the oldest, smallest, and fastest battleships in the Imperial Japanese Navy during WWII. Initially classified as battle cruisers, the lead ship in the class, Kongo, was built in England just prior to WWI. The remaining three ships in the class - Haruna, Kirishima, and Hiei - were all built and completed in ......
Author: Saudin, ClaesCode: 60678Price:AU $19.78Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:12/09/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The stunning success of Adolf Hitler's ground offensives during the first year of the Second World War was due in no small part to the new tanks fielded by his armies. The Panzer III and IV were well-armed, relatively fast and equipped to work closely with motorised infantry.
16-Month CalendarAuthor: Browntrout PublishersCode: 60843Price:AU $17.99
Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
The classic, award-winning 16-month wall calendars feature 13 stunning images and a four-month (SeptemberDecember 2021) planner. User-friendly organization and design, and beautiful photography make this traditional calendar format the most popular purchase for any home or office.
– Includes large and beautiful photographs every ......