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. This book honours their service and brings an important story to the public eye to ensure future generations are aware of the sacrifices made by ......
The Official BookAuthor: Hill, MichaelCode: 57529Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:11/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Relive the highs and lows of a thrilling WorldSBK season in the Official 2019 Yearbook, including round by round analysis of all three World Championship classes. Whether you are a fan of Kawasaki or Ducati, green or red, Rea or Bautista, 2019 had something for everyone and ultimately produced one of the greatest duels in WorldSBK history. A ......
27th EditionAuthor: T.UpietzCode: 58082Price:AU $110.00Format: Hardback / 304 pages Published date:10/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The 27th edition of this annual matches its predecessors in every aspect. This year, onceagain, every enthusiastic fan of thus successful publication will benefit from the many yearsof experience of countless well-known motorsport photographers from all over theworld,the entertaining and informative pieces by internationally renowned ......
Author: Willis, MatthewCode: 55296Price:AU $33.99Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated history of the Fleet Air Arm's between-the-wars torpedo/spotter/reconnaissance biplane, featuring many previously unpublished photographs and artwork.
The story of Bill Reed, China's Shining MarkAuthor: Molesworth, CarlCode: 58209Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Bill Reed had it all - brains, looks, athleticism, courage and a talent for leadership. After a challenging childhood in Depression-era Iowa, Reed joined the US Army Air Corps, but the outbreak of World War II saw him give up his commission. Instead, he travelled to China to fly for the American Volunteer Group - the legendary Flying Tigers. ......
Author: Cotter, JarrodCode: 58205Price:AU $26.96Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
During the Second World War, RAF Lancaster bombers took the conflict into the very heart of Hitler's Third Reich, and flew some of the most daring operations of the war. Surprisingly, of the 7,377 Lancasters built only two survive today, one in Britain and one in Canada. Produced with the full cooperation of the RAF's Battle of Britain Memorial ......
Our top-secret war with the Kaiser's ReichAuthor: Phelps, JamesCode: 58210Price:AU $34.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:31/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The extraordinary story of a headmaster turned cryptographer, and our top-secret war with the Kaiser's Reich. On 11 August 1914, just days after war had been declared, Australian Captain J.T. Richardson boarded a German merchant vessel fleeing Melbourne's Port Phillip and audaciously seized a top-secret naval codebook. The fledgling Australian ......
the lives of those who were on boardAuthor: Velzen, Marianne vanCode: 59003Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:31/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The first full telling of what happened to MH17 and the stories of those who were killed on that tragic day.
L'Annee AutomobileAuthor: Author CollectifCode: 58830Price:AU $120.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: ETAI Published date:15/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The 67th edition of this annual, formally known as "Automobile Year" is again only available with french texts. The content of this book has remained faithful to the formula created in 1953. The first part gives an economic summing up of the major markets and analyses the world situation. All the years newcomers are described: those that went ......
My Life as a Bomber PilotAuthor: French, DereckCode: 58092Price:AU $39.29Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A vivid and insightful account of the early World War Two air war from a bomber pilot's perspective.
The Story Of A WW11 Veteran and SIA Pioneer PilotAuthor: Ho, Weng TohCode: 59089Price:AU $45.29Format: Paperback / 328 pages Publisher: WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHING Published date:12/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book is a poignant story of a small-town boy, who stumbled into a lifelong flying career spanning 38 years as a pilot. Now at 99, Captain Ho Weng Toh, one of the last few remaining Flying Tigers, recalls the many events that shaped his life. It takes the readers through his journey of good and bad years, the trials and tribulations ......
The Golden Age of Flying BoatsAuthor: Trautman, JamesCode: 57816Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: FIREFLY BOOKS LTD Published date:08/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Illustrated history of the golden age of flying boats between the wars, revised with new historical information, colour photographs and artwork.
The Golden Age 1900-1941Author: Hamilton-Paterson, JamesCode: 56421Price:AU $61.11Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:01/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated celebration of the golden age of aircraft, cars and locomotives from 1900 to 1945.
Desperation and Devastation During WW2's Final MonthsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57830Price:AU $49.01Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:27/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"As British and American forces closed in from the west, the Russians pushed in hard from the east, and the RAF and USAAF bombed Germany every night and day, the beleaguered Luftwaffe went all-out in a last effort to defend the Fatherland during the last months of the Second World War."
The Life of Jack RichardsonAuthor: Richardson, NicholasCode: 58021Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:25/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
'Autogiro Pioneer' is an account of the life of Jack Richardson (1899-1987), based on his memoirs, edited by his son. In the 1930s he worked for Juan de la Cierva, the inventor of the Autogiro. He was the first person to obtain a commercial pilot's licence as an Autogiro pilot, and later the first fully-trained helicopter pilot in the British ......
The RAF's F.155T/O.R. 329 Fighter ProjectsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57829Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:18/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"The West was stunned when the Soviet Union dropped its first atomic bomb in August 1949 and a year later the Korean War showcased Russia's incredible technological progress in the form of the MiG-15 "
The kites, gliders, and aircraft that launched the "Air Age"Author: Hallion, Richard P.Code: 57621Price:AU $28.50Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:18/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Orville and Wilbur Wright, two bicycle-making brothers from Dayton, Ohio, secured their place as the most famous names in aviation history when, on December 17, 1903, they made the first powered, controlled, and sustained heavier-than-air flight. But their success over the cold and windswept Carolina dunes that day has overshadowed their many ......
From the Back Room Boys of the Royal Flying CorpsAuthor: Mills, SteveCode: 56905Price:AU $54.15Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:16/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This is the story of the first ever drones, invented during World War I by maverick inventor Dr Archibald Low and his genius backroom boys for the Royal Flying Corps.
The World's Leading Grand Prix & Superbike AnnualAuthor: Icon PublishingCode: 57660Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 328 pages Publisher: ICON PUBLISHING LTD Published date:13/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Possesses a long, successful history, now in its 44th market-leading year. The best in race-by-race coverage from the spectacular Moto GP series and the hugely popular World Superbike Championship, these series are complimented with chapters on the British and American Superbike Championships and also details the classic Isle of Man TT, it is ......
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 ......
Author: Stewart, AdrianCode: 57882Price:AU $25.52Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:28/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Covers the full war service of the famous Hawker Hurricane with gripping first-hand personal accounts by pilots of this legendary fighter aircraft.
Commemorating the FewAuthor: Simpson, GeoffCode: 57808Price:AU $25.52Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:28/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In 1945 it was announced that Allied airmen who had taken part in the Battle of Britain in 1940 would be entitled to the immediate award of the 1939-1945 Star, with Battle of Britain Clasp. This was the only Clasp awarded with the 1939-1945 Star.
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 ......