The Arctic Voyage That Defied the NazisAuthor: Geroux, WilliamCode: 58911Price:AU $31.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: NEW AMERICAN LIBRARY Published date:03/07/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
On the fourth of July, 1942, four Allied ships traversing the Arctic split from their decimated convoy to head further north into the ice field of the North Pole. They were seeking safety from Nazi bombers and U-boats in the perilous white maze of ice floes, growlers, and giant bergs. Despite the many risks of their chosen route, the four vessels ......
The Australian Guerrilla Book 1Author: Idriess, IonCode: 59276Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 100 pages Publisher: ETT IMPRINT Published date:01/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book is the first in the Australian Guerrilla series by the author of The Desert Column, and one who was a sniper in World War 1. Published in 1942 with the imminent threat of invasion by the Japanese, this shows how one can become an expert with the rifle.
They went down with the Titanic but they lived to take the blameAuthor: Astridge, PaulaCode: 59136Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 370 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:01/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The lives of those on the Titanic hinged on the tying of a shoelace and the taking of a nap -- two tiny details that made all the difference and dictated the actions of Captains Arthur Rostron and Stanley Lord – the men responsible for the rescue. In this novel, all that went wrong is revealed.
A New HistoryAuthor: Mawdsley, EvanCode: 59164Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 399 pages Publisher: CAMBRIDGE PUBLISHING Published date:25/06/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
A revised and updated edition of Evan Mawdsley's acclaimed global history of World War II. Accessibly written and well-illustrated with maps and photographs, the book also includes insightful short studies of the figures, events and battles that shaped the war, as well as fully updated guides to further reading.
Fleet Air Arm LegendsAuthor: Willis, MatthewCode: 57906Price:AU $25.52Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:14/06/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A history of the Supermarine Seafire - a naval version of the famous Spitfire.
The Making of a Very British LegendAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 58956Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:10/06/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The story of the legendary Lancaster bomber and its brave pilots
The pilots and planes that made historyAuthor: Pearson, SimonCode: 58985Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON Published date:29/04/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
An original, 360-degree re-telling of the Battle of Britain through 18 of the iconic (and some less well-known) aircraft and the pilots who flew them - British, Polish, New Zealander, German, Danish.
Britain's Legendary Jump Jet and the Untold Story of the Falklands WarAuthor: White, RowlandCode: 58860Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: BANTAM PRESS Published date:28/04/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A mere 20 Sea Harriers operating from two aircraft carriers would take on the might of the Argentine air force, some 200 planes strong.
The Definitive History of Secret CIA Assassins, Armies and OperatorsAuthor: Jacobsen, AnnieCode: 59203Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 576 pages Publisher: JOHN MURRAY PUBLISHERS LTD Published date:22/04/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The definitive, character-driven history of CIA covert operations and U.S. government-sponsored assassinations, from the author of the Pulizter Prize finalist The Pentagon's Brain
The German Fighter Pilot's Experience on the Eastern Front 1941-1945Author: Eriksson, Patrick G.Code: 58231Price:AU $32.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:09/03/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
New B-format paperback edition. The experiences of the German fighter pilots in the Second World War, based on extensive recollections of veterans as well as primary documents, and diary and flying log book extracts, with photographs from the veterans themselves, many never previously published.
The Rhineland-Westphalian 6th Infantry Division, 1935-1945Author: Havel, DenisCode: 58816Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Drawn primarily from German sources, especially the rare divisional and regimental histories and personal accounts and letters of its soldiers, Soldiers to the Last Day: the Rhineland- Westphalian 6th Infantry Division presents the German view of WWII from inside divisional headquarters down to the individual Landser.
Panic Fighters of the Second World WarAuthor: Miranda, JustoCode: 58068Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
When nothing seemed able to contain the German advance, France, Great Britain and the USSR developed several programs of emergency fighters, as did Australia, to face the Japanese expansion. At the time the course of events switched, it was the Axis powers that had to create their own last resource designs of PANIC FIGHTERS, some of them suicidal.
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:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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. The Forgotten celebrates the shared history between China and Australia and the combined efforts to promote peace.
The Secret Espionage War of the Radio Security Service 1938-1946Author: Abrutat, DavidCode: 58819Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/03/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
During World War Two German Intelligence deployed spies throughout occupied Europe. Monitoring of their wireless transmissions fell to a small and secretive unit manned almost exclusively by volunteers. It became known as the Radio Security Service and was at the core of the signal's intelligence production effort at Bletchley Park.
of an Australian Infantryman from 1916 to 1918Author: WIlliams, H RCode: 57880Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:25/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A graphic account of one soldiers service in the First World War serving in Egypt and on the Western Front.
The Disastrous Bid to End the Iran Hostage CrisisAuthor: Williamson, JustinCode: 58233Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:20/02/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Following months of negotiations after the seizure of the US Embassy in Tehran on 4 November 1979, President Jimmy Carter ordered the newly formed Delta Force to conduct a raid into Iran to free the hostages. The raid, Operation Eagle Claw, was risky to say the least. US forces would have to fly into the deserts of Iran on C-130s; marry up with ......