The Story of Australian Pilots and Observers Who Trained with the UnitedStates Navy 1966-1968Author: Trevor Rieck, Jack McCaffrie and Jed HartCode: 58821Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 286 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Flying from an aircraft carrier is one of the most difficult things to do in all of aviation. This is the story of a group of young Australians who joined the Royal Australian Navy to take up that challenge in the mid-1960s.
A History of Military, Aviation at Point CookAuthor: Campbell-Wright, SteveCode: 58820Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 252 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Point Cook has helped to shape modern Australia. Near Melbourne on the shore of Port Phillip, it has been the location for a significant number of the country’s aviation ‘firsts’.
Australian Prisoners of War on the Western Front 1916-18Author: Pegram, AaronCode: 57890Price:AU $59.95Format: HardbackPublisher: CAMBRIDGE PUBLISHING Published date:07/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Between 1916 and 1918, more than 3,800 men of the Australian Imperial Force were taken prisoner by German forces fighting on the Western Front. Australians captured in France and Belgium did not easily integrate into public narratives of Australia in the First World War and its commemorative rituals. Captivity was a story of surrender and ......
The 20 Best Tours around the Melbourne RegionAuthor: Robert Pepper and Muriel PepperCode: 57628Price:AU $49.99Format: Spiral bound / 208 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:01/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Includes 20 treks within a 2 hour of the city. Trek notes are accompanied by accurate full-colour maps, and snippets about local history and wildlife add colour and interest to the 4WD experience. Over 100 full-colour photos complement the text and provide a clear sense of the features on each trek.
The Royal Australian Navy in Vietnam 1965-1972Author: Carroll, JohnCode: 58029Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: ROSENBERG PUBLISHING Published date:19/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Out of Sight, Out of Mind identifies and dispels various myths which have developed around the importance of sea transport and logistical support, and argues for a new appreciation of the service of the 13,000 members of the RAN who participated in this vitally important task. Many of the illustrations were taking by serving military personnel ......
A Soldier's extraordinary journey back from paralysisAuthor: Hedderman, BillyCode: 57042Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
‘I woke to the sight of a hospital ceiling. For that first blissful second, I forgot that I was paralysed.’ On 31 December 2014 Billy Hedderman suffered a catastrophic injury to his spinal cord while body-boarding on the Sunshine Coast, paralysing him almost completely from the neck down.