The Untold Story of Australia's First Land Speed RecordAuthor: Hubbard, MurrayCode: 61040Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 236 pages Publisher: ETT IMPRINT Published date:21/10/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A rollicking ride through the early days of Australian motorsport. Set in 1900 - 1918 in Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane and the Gold Coast, the true story of bitter rivalry between two Brisbane car importers/ dealers: E.G. Eager & Son and Canada Cycle and Motor (CCM). There are four main characters.
Author: Are Media BooksCode: 60966Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Published date:10/10/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
SINCE 1981, Street Machine has been Australias home of horsepower, the biggest-selling magazine devoted to modified cars in the land, bar none. 2021 is the titles 40th anniversary and were celebrating with the release of Street Machine Legends Volume Two. This time, were celebrating the most-iconic cars featured in the mag over the last twenty ......
Author: Hooper, DaveCode: 61044Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:01/10/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Suitable for both those starting out in this hobby and more experienced modellers alike, this book is a one-stop guide to the creation of realistic models of German military aircraft of World War I. Examples of injection-moulded plastic, resin, vac-form, multi-media and limited-run plastic kits are included, as well as scratch-built ......
A Motor Racing Life Behind the Wheel and Behind the MicAuthor: Noonan, Aaron & Crompton, NeilCode: 60943Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:01/10/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Racer and broadcaster Neil Crompton has had the best seat in the house for the last 40 years of Australian motorsport, an amazing lifetime upgrade to a first-hand, front row seat to see the biggest names, machines and events of this high-speed, high-octane sport.
A kid from Ballarat in country Victoria obsessed by speed with an ......
Author: Rao, AnirudhCode: 70081Price:AU $42.75Format: Paperback / 20 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:28/09/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Panavia Tornado is a twin-engine fighter jet with variable wing geometry. Three main versions of the Tornado were created: the attack version - Tornado IDS (Interdictor/Strike), the interceptor version - Tornado ADV (Air Defense Variant) and the electronic combat version - Tornado ECR (Electronic Combat/Reconaissance). The machine was ......
Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd.Code: 60920Price:AU $23.95Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:24/09/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A 16 month calendar that can be used from September 2021 containing images of Spitfires. The iconic Spitfire continues to stir emotion over 70 years after being introduced to the RAF. Along with the Hurricane, it helped save Britain during the second world war. The calendar contains all public holidays, notable events & important dates. The ......
Author: Chorlton, MartynCode: 70036Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:09/09/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The Blackburn, later Hawker Siddeley, Buccaneer enjoyed an incredible service career that lasted over four decades. Designed as a carrier-borne attack aircraft, the Buccaneer was a solid aircraft designed to take the punishment of carrier operations and the constant stresses to the airframe caused by low-level flying. The aircraft entered ......
Far North Queensland to Western Australia by RailAuthor: Richards, TimCode: 61020Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: FREMANTLE PRESS Published date:03/09/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Featuring some of Australias most iconic rail journeys, Heading South celebrates the unique joys of train travel and is the perfect book for the armchair traveller. Freelance travel writer and Lonely Planet guidebook contributor Tim Richards decides to shake up his life by taking an epic rail journey across Australia. Jumping aboard iconic ......
The Soviet Legend in PicturesAuthor: Pulham, FrancisCode: 60661Price:AU $88.00Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:03/09/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Delve into the photographic history of one of the world's most famous tanks; the T-34. Explore the technical innovations that kept the tank above the cream of the Wehrmacht. Never before has such a detailed study of the T-34 been conducted through the use of photographs, most of which were taken by those who opposed the tank on the battlefield.
A Gift to EmpireAuthor: Wright, Matthew J.Code: 60641Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/08/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
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 ......
September 2021 through December 2022Author: RockpointCode: 60939Price:AU $25.95Format: Calendar / 24 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:17/08/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Relive the style, might, and glory of classic air warfare with Flying Legends 2022, a 16-month wall calendar featuring 13 full-color images of classic warplanes in flight! Take to the skies with the legendary warbirds pictured in this stunning calendar. With a handy page that shows the months of September, October, November, and December 2021, ......
Author: Bangso, MadsCode: 60681Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:17/08/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
North American's F-100 Super Sabre fighter began a line of exceptional high-performance USAF fighters in 1954 which would serve with distinction during the 1950s, 60s, 70s and even into the 80s and 90s.
Author: Woodley, CharlesCode: 70038Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:09/08/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
In 1976 a Jersey-based air taxi operator purchased two elderly Dakota aircraft for cargo charters as Air Atlantique. Thus began the saga of an airline that would eventually operate one of the largest fleets of Dakotas in the world, acquire four-engined vintage propliners, diversify into passenger charters and pleasure flying and oil-spill ......
A Story of Bravery, Leadership and LoveAuthor: Spence, John C.H. FRSCode: 61021Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: BROLGA PUBLISHING PTY LTD Published date:07/08/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The biography of decorated RAAF fighter pilot Lou Spence in World Ward II and the Korean War, a story of bravery, leadership and love.
Author: John BrennanCode: 60801Price:AU $53.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/08/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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.
100 Years of...Author: Montagnana-Wallace, NeilCode: 61030Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: AFFIRM PRESS Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
No symbol better conveys the intrepid spirit of Australia than the flying kangaroo. Whether it’s glimpsed on a red-eye flight to an interstate business meeting, before leaving for adventure or holidays, or when longing to return home, that sweep of red defines air travel in Australia.
The Making and Breaking of Frank Whittle, Genius of the Jet RevolutionAuthor: Campbell-Smith, DuncanCode: 70035Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 560 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:26/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The biography of Frank Whittle - RAF pilot, mathematician of genius, inventor of the jet engine and British hero.
The story of Frank Whittle - RAF pilot, mathematician of genius, inventor of the jet engine and British hero.
In 1929, a twenty-two-year-old maverick named Frank Whittle - a self-taught aeronautical obsessive and ......
Anzac Stories of the Great WarAuthor: Ramsland, JohnCode: 70102Price:AU $26.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: BROLGA PUBLISHING PTY LTD Published date:25/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
1914. Some men of the First Australian Imperial Force had a rendezvous with death in the silence in the summer night, but many were to survive only to face the thudding of the guns, again and again until 11 November 1918 at 11am, enduring physical and psychological horrors. This volume is packed with unusual stories of a deeply personal nature: ......
Lockheed's graceful masterpieceAuthor: Clifton, AlexanderCode: 59855Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Published date:23/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The birth and history of what is often described as the most beautiful and graceful airliner of the piston-engine age. The instantly recognisable and unique Connie is one of the most loved of all airliners. Alexander Clifton first crossed the Atlantic aboard a Lockheed Constellation in the 1950s. He never lost his love for this graceful, ......
The Elite RAF Force that Turned the Tide of WWIIAuthor: Iredale, WillCode: 70104Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 448 pages Published date:23/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The incredible story of the crack team of men and women who transformed RAF Bomber Command and helped the Allies deliver decisive victory over Nazi Germany. The Pathfinders were ordinary men and women from a range of nations who revolutionised the efficiency of the Allies air campaign over mainland Europe. They elevated Bomber Command - ......
French Secret Projects Vol 3Author: Carbonel, J CCode: 60789Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 312 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:17/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In 1963, Eugen Sanger, became head of the Eurospace organisation which promoted the AeroSpace Transporter. In response to a Eurospace call, aircraft makers in France, Germany and UK designed recoverable, winged spacecraft. From 1964 to 1970 the French government led studies to evaluate the feasibility of the concept.
Those studies, under ......
The Forging of a Very British LegendAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 60304Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:15/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
'The epic story of an iconic aircraft and the breathtaking courage of those who flew her' Andy McNab, bestselling author of Bravo Two Zero 'Compelling, thrilling and rooted in quite extraordinary human drama' James Holland, author of Normandy 44 From John Nichol, the Sunday Times bestselling author of Spitfire, comes a passionate and profoundly ......
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 60908Price:AU $19.99Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:14/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A year of breathtaking photographic images of the iconic Vulcan XH558 can be enjoyed in this 2022 calendar. Sold in support of the Vulcan to the Sky Trust, enabling the future generations to be inspired by this awe inspiring aircraft.
Author: Lowther, ScottCode: 60683Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:14/07/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
One of the world's most extreme and enigmatic aircraft, the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, is the ultimate evolution of a long line of top secret projects which first coalesced in the form of the CIA's A-12 reconnaissance platform.
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60313Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:11/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A compilation for aero modellers of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photo details of the Saab J 21R with scale plans in 1/72 scale plus drawings from wartime technical manuals.
A HistoryAuthor: Simons, GrahamCode: 60401Price:AU $64.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:11/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Clarence Kelly Johnsons design for the Lockheed Constellation, known affectionately as the Connie, produced one of the worlds most iconic airliners. Lockheed had been working on the L-044 Excalibur, a four-engine, pressurised airliner, since 1937. In 1939, Trans World Airlines, at the instigation of major stockholder Howard Hughes, requested a ......
A Legends of Flight Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Borgmann, WolfgangCode: 60781Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:09/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Boeing 737 is undoubtedly one of the best known of all passenger aircraft and has been built in greater numbers than any other commercial aircraft in the world. There are few airline passengers of the last decade who have not yet flown on one of these aircraft. More than 10,000 examples have been built in all its variants - an unbelievably ......
Author: Rahim, AliCode: 60125Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 220 pages Published date:04/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Future Airports re-examines the relationship between the growth of capital and the history of New York City real estate by speculating that airports play a role in the citys financial success. What is the typology of a successful airport for the 21st Century? What role does the airport play in the context of rapid globalisation and ......
1939-1945Author: Ward, EdwardCode: 60671Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:27/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Organised chronologically by type, Russian Aircraft of World War II is a highly-illustrated guide to the main types of aircraft used by the Soviet Air Force. All the major and many minor types are featured, including fighters, dive-bombers, ground-attack aircraft, night bombers, strategic bombers and reconnaissance and transport aircraft.
Author: Hutchins, ElizabethCode: 60964Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: WAKEFIELD PRESS Published date:10/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
It’s February 1942 and the Second World War is raging. Japanese planes are bombing Darwin, Australia fears an invasion, and the train track leads straight through the desert to Adelaide. Fourteen-year-old Rosemary Lister begins a diary to share the upheavals and tensions of her new life in the country, storing memories for her father, missing ......
The Story of the Engine That Won the Battle of Britain and WWIIAuthor: Hoyland, GrahamCode: 60565Price:AU $21.98Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:08/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The most iconic planes of WWII, the Supermarine Spitfire, Hawker Hurricane, DeHavilland Mosquito and the Avro Lancaster, were all powered by one engine, the Rolls-Royce Merlin. The story of the Merlin is one of British ingenuity at its height, of artistry and problem-solving that resulted in a war-winning design.
The Story Behind the Event that Marked 100 Years of the Royal Air ForceAuthor: Gatland, Kevin LeeCode: 60643Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 232 pages Published date:06/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
On 10 July 2018, exactly 100 years and 100 days after the formation of the world's first independent air force, 103 aircraft of twenty-four types from twenty-five squadrons flew over London in the largest formation of military aircraft see over the capital of the UK in thirty years.