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For the first time, this book tells the complete story of this vehicle, including its inner workings, accompanied by many previously unpublished illustrations. It includes the complete operating instructions for the tank’s crew
Price: £47.99
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Kampfpanzer Maus The Porsche Type 205 Super-Heavy Tank
Colour photo album containing an extensive collection of previously unpublished photographs and charts of the M113 Zelda in IDF service
Price: £26.99
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M113 Zelda in IDF Service Part 2 Command & Medevac
This publication describes the active service period of the German M 48 MBT and its variants in photographs taken during Cold War exercises. This adds to the technical history of the M 48 already described in Tankograd Militarfahrzeug Special 5011.
Price: £13.99
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Tankograd Militarfahrzeug Special 5064 'Cold War Warrior' - PANZER M 48 The M 48 MBT in Cold War Exercises with the German Bundeswehr
German text only.  Bandvagn im Dienste der Gebirgsjäger; AT 105 Saxon - Lesergalerie; ILÜ - Leistungsschau des Heeres; Challenger 2 Mk2 / Fuchs-Modernsierung; Straffe Zügel 75; US-Unimog - Freightliner SEE; Bergepanzer 3A1 Büffel modernisiert plus much more.
Price: £9.99
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Tankograd Militar Fahrzeug 2/2017
The Commercial Pattern Low Mobility; Commercial Pattern Improved Low Mobility; Medium Mobility; and Improved Medium Mobility truck ranges were designed by Foden to meet British Army requirements for road-going cargo, fuel and tipper trucks, off-road-capable tractors, limbers and recovery vehicles, and an off-road variant of the Demountable Rack Offload and Pickup System (DROPS).  employed in counterinsurgency operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. This publication offers an overview on all variants describing their technology, history and active service
Price: £13.99
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Tankograd British Special 9026 British Cold War Military Trucks - FODEN Commercial Pattern Low Mobility, Medium Mobility and Variants
An authoritative history of the type’s design, construction and operation of this legendary armoured patrol vehicle operational in two world wars. Features the Irish Army’s 1920 Rolls-Royce Armoured car ‘Sliabh na mBan’, restored jointly by the Irish Defence Forces and specialist historic Rolls-Royce restorer James Black Restorations between 2012 and 2015.
Price: £22.99
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Haynes Owners Workshop Manual  Rolls-Royce Armoured Car  1915-44 (all models)
This publication comprehensively shows the types, variants, production batches and technology of the three Einheits-PKWs, illustrated with wartime photographs almost all of which are hitherto unpublished.
Price: £13.99
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Tankograd Wehrmacht Special 4021 Einheits-PKWGerman Standardised 'Einheits-PKW' Field Cars of World War Two
This volume covers the entirety of the Great War, the evolution of the tank with a special and understandable  emphasis on developments within Great Britain. Looks at two important tank battles - Cambrai 1917 and Amiens 1918
Price: £16.00
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Armour in Theatre Camouflage & Markings Tanks in the Great War 1914-1918 Volume 4
Lavishly illustrated, this publication charts the progress of America’s Air Force from its earliest beginnings right up to the present day. Contains hundreds of rare photos illustrating accounts of Air Force involvement in conflicts such as the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the Gulf War, while the USAF’s most important aircraft - bombers, fighters and other types - are profiled in detail
Price: £6.99
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USAF 70 Years of the World’s Most Powerful Air Force
This book, based primarily on the words of those who flew and maintained it, tells the story of this very capable aircraft. Beginning with the Lynx's entry into service in 1976, it goes on to discuss its performance in the Falklands War including its primary roles of anti-submarine and anti-surface warfare, as well as several others for which it had never been designed, such as Airborne Early Warning and anti-Exocet missile counter measures. Also included are accounts of operations conducted around the world, including anti-drug interdiction, Arctic deployments, Search and Rescue and hurricane relief
Price: £25.00
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The Royal Navy Lynx An Operational History
The book covers all users including civilian and post war users of  53 S-43/JRS-1 Baby Clippers which were ever produced (Includes 31 civil, 15 Navy, 2 Marine, and 5 USAAC).
Price: £27.99
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Naval Fighters 103 Sikorsky S-43/JRS-1 Amphibian
Drawing on a wide range of original documents, the author presents a comprehensive analysis of the creation and refinement of the world's first successful V/STOL combat aircraft
Price: £20.00
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The Hawker P.1127, Kestrel and Harrier Developing the World's First Jet V/STOL Combat Aircraft
Detailed history of the  Westland Scout and Wasp which includes history and development, camouflage schemes, line drawings, in detail and a list of available kits.
Price: £14.50
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Warpaint 101 de Havilland D.H.82 Tiger Moth
An authoritative history of the type’s design, development and operational history, in addition to a step-by-step guide to the construction, maintenance, restoration and operation of this tremendously significant aeroplane.
Price: £25.00
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Haynes Owners Manual Royal Aircraft Factory SE5 1916 onwards SE5, SE5a, SE5b & SE5E
This book blends the story of the VC10 in airline life and also asks the question 'what lay behind the sales failure of the VC10?' Key players in the story include Tony Benn and Brian Trubshaw.
Price: £25.00
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VC10 An Icon of the Skies : Boac, Boeing and a Jet Age Battle
Training Aircraft; Fighters; Nightfighters; Bombers; Personal Emblems; Colour photos; Tails; Aircraft in Focus; Unknown Emblems; Documents; Photos with a story; Scenery; Seaplanes
Price: £18.99
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Luftwaffe Im Focus 26
This book charts the colour schemes and markings worn by this iconic Japanese naval fighter which saw service throughout the whole of the Pacific War from 1940 in China, to the final defence of the homeland in 1945. Structured chronologically by variant, it covers the development from the A6M1 to A6M7/8, including the floatplane A6M2-N 'Rufe' and the A6M2-K two-seat trainers, with colour profiles, four-views and illustrations. It includes in detail examples of all the main schemes worn by the Zero and their colours
Price: £16.00
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Combat Colours 9 The Mitsubishi Zero Type 0 Carrier Fighter (A6M) Zeke in World War Two
This book contains a full description of the design and construction of these battleships including wartime modifications, career histories followed by a substantial pictorial section with rare onboard views of Yamato and her sister ship Musashi
Price: £35.00
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Anatomy of the Ship The Battleships Yamato and Musashi
Brief history covering the technical design work followed by a plethora of graphical illustrations including captioned walk-around 3d graphic illustrations
Price: £25.99
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Kagero Super Drawings in 3D 16052 The Italian Heavy Cruiser Pola
Content includes The Large Cruiser of 1910 J-Seydlitz; The Large Cruiser of 1911,K-Derrflinger; HMS Furious; The Battles of the Italian Submarine fleet in the Mediterranean Sea.
Price: £14.99
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Naval Archives Volume 4 (92004)

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