Author: Telford, SimonCode: 56914Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: BAUER MEDIA BOOKS Published date:06/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
SINCE 1981, Street Machine has been the bible of Australias modified car scene, celebrating the best builds of the sport and the fanatics that create them. For this, Street Machines first book, weve chosen 60 of the best-loved feature cars to appear in the magazine during its first 20 years. We look at the significance of each build to the ......
My Flying Experiences in World War I and the Follow-On YearsAuthor: Granville White, HughCode: 57029Price:AU $40.74Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:16/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This is a story written by a young man who trained as a pilot, and then flew with the Royal Flying Corps in France during the First World War, eventually to become an ace. With the end of the First World War, his son continues the story of a remarkable career and life. A timely reminder of the difficulties that young pilots faced during WWI.
How to Incorporate Human Factors into the FieldAuthor: Sanchez-Alarcos, JoseCode: 56888Price:AU $226.11Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRC PRESS INC Published date:11/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Air safety is right now at a point where the chances of being killed in an aviation accident are far lower than the chances to winning a jackpot in any of the major lotteries. However, keeping or improving that performance level requires a critical analysis of some events that, despite scarce, point to structural failures in the learning process. ......
Yesterday, Today and TomorrowAuthor: Gallop, AlanCode: 57091Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:11/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Heathrow is by far the UK's largest and most important airport. This is a highly readable account of the history and expansion of the airport.
Author: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52443Price:AU $9.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:10/07/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Late on the night of May 16, 1943, Wing Commander Guy Gibson led 617 Squadron of the Royal Air Force on a mission code-named Operation Chastise--an audacious bombing raid across the English Channel. Their aim? Destroy three dams in the Ruhr Valley, the industrial heartland of Germany. The dams were fiercely protected. Torpedo nets in the water ......
The Early Days of Helicopter OperationsAuthor: David, Taylor,Code: 56798Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:05/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
There have been many books written about operations during the Indonesian Confrontation and the enormous contribution made by the helicopter squadrons to the successful outcome of hostilities, but almost nothing of a similar nature concerning the Malayan Emergency - until now.
Author: Apthorpe,GrahamCode: 56428Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/07/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Through the insights of those around Naka, together with new research including the personal accounts of Australian interrogators, the author shows how this handsome loner provided the impetus for the dramatic events in the early hours of August 5, 1944 where hundreds of Japanese soldiers stormed the Camp defences for honour, or death!
Life of a Helicopter Pilot in VietnamAuthor: Grandin,BobCode: 56426Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 264 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/07/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
‘There’s the bend in the road at Long Tan,’ I said. ‘We’re behind enemy lines. Turn back east, quickly.’ I had been scared before but now I was terrified. In 1966, Bob Grandin was a Royal Australian Airforce helicopter pilot stationed in Vietnam. This book is written from the logbook he kept while working in Nui Dat and is a fascinating look at ......
Apollo 12, 14, 15, 16 and 17Author: Haynes ManualsCode: 57011Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:03/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Apollo 17 was the last of six Moon landings carrying astronauts to different places on the lunar surface. The last three flights were greatly extended in duration, providing opportunity for three full working days on the surface. Each carried a Lunar Roving Vehicle, as well as a complex suite of science instruments that would ......
Best of German and International Car PhotographyAuthor: Seltmann & SoehneCode: 51913Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: SELTMANN, ARNO, FRANK SELTMANN Published date:03/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Autoalbum 05 is the 22nd book in a series of thematically organized photography yearbooks. Launched with a complete redesign of cover, layout and typography to show a new and modern touch. Features over 100 top German and international photographers to produce a magnificent coffee-table format on 300 pages of high-print quality. The various ......
The Birth of the World's First Air ForceAuthor: Overy, Richard, Ph.D.Code: 56878Price:AU $24.71Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date:02/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"Packed with drama, both military and political.... It will surely prove definitive." -Lewis Jones, Daily Telegraph
AirliftersAuthor: Cox, GeorgeCode: 56793Price:AU $56.02Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book charts the history of the US airlifter from its origins in World War II to today's transport giants. In doing so, it reveals and describes numerous designs which never saw the light of day, examining the thinking behind them and giving insights into why they did, or did not, succeed.
Dan Gurney's AAR Eagle MkIII Toyota (Cover Story)Author: Automobile Sport MagazineCode: 57014Price:AU $29.99Format: Undefined / 144 pages Publisher: AUTOMOBIL SPORT Published date:01/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In Issue #20 you will find:
Cover story Dan Gurneys AAR Eagle MkIII Toyota
Success story - 50 Years of the International Motor Sports Association
Full-blooded - The glory days of prototypes in the IMSA series between 1981 and 1993
Fairchild Republic's Warthog at WarAuthor: Neubeck, KenCode: 56788Price:AU $30.97Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:29/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II, commonly nicknamed the "Warthog" due to its unusual and ungainly appearance, became the most effective close-air-support aircraft that has ever served for the US Air Force and Air National Guard. Designed around the GAU-8/A Avenger autocannon, the aircraft was a highly effective tank killer during ......
A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Breakout of WWIAuthor: Bascomb, NealCode: 56890Price:AU $20.35Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: JOHN MURRAY PUBLISHERS LTD Published date:29/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
July 1918. A band of Allied Royal Flying Corps airmen are determined to escape Germany's harshest POW camp. Their plan will become the most ambitious mass breakout attempt of the Great War.
Scale PlansAuthor: Karnas, DariuszCode: 56724Price:AU $18.33Format: PaperbackPublisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Scale plans in 1/72, 1/48 and 1/32 of the P-51B/C & F-6C Mustang.A3 size pages in A4 pb.12 A3 size scale plans
Hardware from the First Manned Mission to Land on the MoonAuthor: Riley, ChristopherCode: 56990Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 212 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:26/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 20th centurys greatest flight achievement, this book chronicles how 400,000 men and women across the US worked to transport human beings across a quarter million miles of hostile space to an unexplored world, and how they ensured that the seven million engineered parts invented to fly this single mission ......
A Secret History of the Space RocketAuthor: MacDonald, FraserCode: 56142Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: PROFILE BOOKS LTD Published date:23/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
ESCAPE FROM EARTH is the untold story of the engineers, dreamers and rebels who started the American space programme. In particular, it is the story of Frank Malina, founder of what became Nasas Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the scientist who cracked the, as he called it, problem of escape from the Earth by rocket. Its a wild ride. Jack ......
A month-by-month guide to commercial aircraft maiden flightsAuthor: Cartledge, MartynCode: 56792Price:AU $30.54Format: PaperbackPublisher: DESTINWORLD PUBLISHING LTD. Published date:23/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
This comprehensive reference manual charts many of the world's most important airliners and commercial aircraft through their first flights. With each you'll learn important facts about the aircraft's development history, the airlines that flew it, and its vital statistics.
Chinese Army Aviation - Aircraft and UnitsAuthor: Rupprecht, AndreasCode: 56722Price:AU $46.40Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: HARPIA PUBLISHING, LLC Published date:23/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
This uniquely compact yet comprehensive directory provides a magnificently illustrated, in-depth analysis and directory of modern Chinese Army Aviation, including history, mission, training, operational types and weapons and order of battle.
The Spad A.2 to XVI in World War IAuthor: Wilkins, Mark C.Code: 56090Price:AU $30.97Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:22/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
This book presents the evolution of one of the most famous French-made fighter aircraft of WWIathe fast, rugged Spad. From humble beginnings this airplane became the mount for such famous WWI aces as Frenchmen Georges Guynemer and RenA (c) Fonck, American Eddie Rickenbacker, Italian Francesco Baracca, and many others. Illustrated with rare WWI-era ......
More than 290,000 prices from 1899-2012Author: Editors of Old Cars Report Price GuideCode: 56843Price:AU $38.72Format: Paperback / 880 pages Publisher: KRAUSE PUBLICATIONS Published date:21/06/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Car values fluctuate wildly, never more so than in our current economic environment. Pricing information is a must for collectors, restorers, buyers, sellers, insurance agents and a myriad of others who rely on reliable authoritative data.
The Complete History of the Republic F-105Author: Jenkins, DennisCode: 55106Price:AU $94.29Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: SPECIALTY PRESS Published date:15/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Authored by one of America's top aviation writers, this book continues the story of Republic's Mach-2 F-105 Thunderchief where previous books on this aircraft left off. The Republic F-105 Thunderchief gained fame in the skies over Southeast Asia, carrying weapons it was not designed to use in a war it was not supposed to fight. It had been ......
Author: Cardasco, AlessandroCode: 56944Price:AU $36.65Format: Paperback / 28 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:15/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In May 1941 the men of the 17th Gruppo in force at the 1st Stormo Caccia, received the first batch of the new fighter designed by eng. Mario Castoldi: the MC.202 Folgore. Derived from the previous Macchi MC.200, but equipped with a more powerful and aerodynamic engine in-line layout (the Daimler Benz 601 A-1 initially German made, then later on ......
The Second World War in ColourAuthor: Carter, IanCode: 56119Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:15/06/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Allied victory in the Second World War owed much to air power. Following the success of The Second World War in Colour, this book presents a further selection of original colour photographs from the IWM collection, focusing on Allied aircraft and airmen.
Author: Hale, JulianCode: 56787Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:14/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Amy Johnson and Amelia Earhart may be the most famous trailblazing women within the world of early aviation, but there were many others. From the Wright brothers' sister Katherine, who was awarded the Legion d'honneur, to Mary, Lady Heath, the first woman to pilot a light aircraft from South Africa to England, the history of aviation is peppered ......
An Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Brew, AlecCode: 56768Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Over 200 rare and previously unpublished illustrations of this iconic aircraft - the Boulton Paul Defiant.
The Flight of Alcock and BrownAuthor: McGann, OisinCode: 56764Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: O'BRIEN PRESS LTD Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As the First World War comes to an end, teams of pilots and navigators gather in Newfoundland. The challenge: to be the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean.
Alcock and Brown's Record-Breaking Non-Stop FlightAuthor: Vigar, BruceCode: 56728Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 232 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Based on the graphic, contemporaneous accounts and reports of those involved in the attempts to be first across the Atlantic.
My Decade as a Pilot in Hitler's LuftwaffeAuthor: Johannes, Kaufmann,Code: 56737Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A gripping first-hand tale of life in the Luftwaffe.
The Company Commanders StoryAuthor: Smith, HarryCode: 56110Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 340 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:05/06/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
18 August 1966, five kilometres from the Australian Task Force base at Nui Dat, a group of Viet Cong soldiers walked into the right flank of Delta Company, 6 RAR. Under a blanket of mist & heavy monsoon rain, a Company of 108 men held its ground with courage against a three-sided attack from a force of 2,500 Viet Cong & North.....
The Latter Years - War in the East to the Fall of GermanyAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 56043Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:05/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The iconic German fighter of the Second World War examined through its service in the latter years of the Second World War.
and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered ItAuthor: Hampton, DanCode: 56751Price:AU $26.32Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: WILLIAM MORROW Published date:04/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
At the dawn of the Cold War, a band of World War II aces gathered in the Mojave Desert on a top secret quest to break the sound barrier. The true story of what happened in those skies has never been told. Speed. In 1947, it represented the difference between victory and annihilation. After Hiroshima, the ability to deliver a nuclear device to ......
Bomber Command Pilot Leonard Cheshire's Classic Second World War MemoirAuthor: Cheshire, LeonardCode: 56712Price:AU $40.64Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FIGHTING HIGH Published date:04/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
RAF pilot Leonard Cheshire's classic Second World War memoir of his first three years serving with Bomber Command.
Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesAuthor: Cochet, FrancoisCode: 56732Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:03/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Covers the final years of the German Fallschirmjager, Including operations such as the Battle of Sicily, Monte Casino, Grand Sasso Raid.