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Jagdpanzer IV Part 2: L/70 (Vomag & Alkett) (Sd.Kfz. 162/1). With black and white photos from manuals, combat and war fronts in black and white most of them previously unpublished; 214 colour photos of restored vehicles and their components in public and private collections, 19 colour photos of the three models; 20 pages of scale drawings of all versions and details in 1:35 scale; 17 camouflage schemes, tactical signs and five tables of organization of units (Kriegstarke-Nachweisungen KStN) having these vehicles in their arsenal.
Price: £25.99
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Nuts & Bolts Vol.38 Jagdpanzer IV part 2 Part 2: L/70 (Vomag & Alkett) (Sd.Kfz. 162/1).
    A new series which looks at tank wrecks of the IDF. As they finished their service, tank wrecks were brought to the army base where they rusted internally and externally. This book describes the machine wreck in detail, accompanied by a plethora of colour photos.
Price: £26.99
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Tiran Wrecks TWR-1 Tiran 4/5/6 Wrecks in the IDF - Part 1
Colour photo album containing walkaround photos of the IVECO Light Multipurpose Vehicle in the Belgian, British and Czech Armies. With large format photos.
Price: £22.99
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WWP LMV Lince in Detail (G54)
The author delves deeper into obscure and hitherto unknown archives for rare and unpublished US Signal Corps photographs with significantly more input from surviving Signal Corps photographers and their families, who show their photographs here for the first time since World War Two.
Price: £34.99
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Forgotten Archives 2 The Lost Signal Corps Photos
Large format photographic album with French photo captions. This issue features the Gepanzertes Transport Kraftfahrzeug (GTK) Boxer
Price: £18.99
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BOXER GTK Le vehicule blinde de transport de troupes multi-role germano-neerlandais
This book looks at the complete history of the armoured car, from invention onwards, setting the history of its Great War service career firmly in context. Focussing predominantly on the British armoured car units of World War One, it also untangles many fascinating strands forming the history of modern warfare
Price: £19.99
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British Armoured Car Operations in World War One
This book is a pictorial narrative of the unfolding conflict in North Africa from the arrival of the Deutsches Afrikakorps until Rommel's departure from the battlefield in March 1943
Price: £14.99
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Images of war With Rommel in the Desert Tripoli El Alamein
The first in a new series mastering techniques required for oil painting. The author shows us how to mix oil paints, how to apply them and which tools are best to use with them. Models featured include GMC Airfield Fuel Truck; Stug III Ausf.G 943; KV-I Winter Camouflage and Panzerjager Jagdtiger SdKfz 186 Fruhe Produktion
Price: £22.99
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Mastering Oils  Oil Painting Techniques on AFVs
History, development and use of the Hilllman 10HP and Standard 12HP. Contains archive black and white and colour walkaround photos as well as techincal drawings
Price: £14.99
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Army Wheels in Detail (17) Truck 4X2 Light Utility  Morris 10Hp & Standard 12Hp
Lavishly illustrated, this book tells the history of the SS Panzer Regiment 1 Leibstandarte during the Battle of Normandy under the command of SS Obersturmbannuhrer Peiper. Focuses on the unit's refitting in Belgium during 1944 and subsequent combat from mid-July until the retreat to the Seine at the end of August. French Text
Price: £37.99
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Panzers Normandie 44 SS-Panzer-Regiment 1 LAH
This book contains more than 500 high quality photos of the Tunnan in service with the air arms of Sweden and Austria. With text covering technical and operational history, brief unit histories including unit badges, serial list with data on delivery, wing codes, retirement and fate for all Tunnans
Price: £44.00
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Nordic Airpower 8 Saab 29 Tunnan The Ultimate Portfolio
Illustrated story of the evolution of the Emil version of Germany's most famous WWII Fighter aircfraft. Covers how the Bf 109 E changed during production from 1936-1941; How to recognise different versions from the E-0 to the E-9; Engine variants, detailed colour photos and colour profiles with 1:72 scale plans
Price: £19.00
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Messerschmitt Bf 109 E
The story of a choir boy who became a country parson and took part in Operation 'Market Garden' as Chaplain to the men of the Glider Pilot Regiment. A unique document this book recounts first-hand his experiences and the conditions under which he survived.
Price: £25.00
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CHIG Sky Pilot to the Glider Pilots of Arnhem
History and development of the Blackburn Buccaneer covering the types backgrounds, operators, colour schemes and roles. Includes Colour profiles, Modelling the Buccaneer in various scales plus walkarounds, list of kits, decals and accessories.
Price: £14.99
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MDF Scaled Down 6 The Blackburn Buccaneer Royal Navy, RAF & South AFrican Air Force S.Mk1, S.Mk 2 & S.Mk 50
This new book describes the Do 215’s operations with the Luftwaffe’s secretive Aufklärungsgruppe Ob.d.L., both in wartime operations in the West and in civil disguise in preparation for Operation Barbarossa in 1941 and during the invasion itself. It describes its lineage from the dedicated reconnaissance aircraft Do 17R, as well as the development of the Do 17 Z-7/Z-10 which preceded the Do 215 B-5 nightfighter, one of the first aircraft to employ radar and infrared sighting equipment. The Do 215 was also the chosen aircraft of several leading Luftwaffe commanders, including Josef Kammhuber, Albert Kesselring and Erhard Milch. Contains hundreds of rare photographs, specially commissioned colour artwork, technical and performance data, details on camouflage and markings, production and loss lists
Price: £50.00
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Dornier Do 215 Luftwaffe and Other Operators 1938-1945
This book aims to examine the history of the men and machines that served in two experimental air units, known as VJ/88 and VB/88. The former's mission was to combat test the new monoplane fighters; the Messerschmitt Bf 109 and the Heinkel He 112.
Price: £14.99
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Air War Archive. The Experimental Units of Hitler's Condor Legion : German Aircraft in Action During the Spanish Civil War
Offering a host of different colour schemes and detailed notes this bookazine contains more than 200 highly detailed full colour profiles from world renowned artist Claes Sundin, covering all of the war’s most famous single seaters - the Spitfire, Hurricane and Typhoon, the Mustang, Thunderbolt and Lightning, the Yak-1, MiG-3 and La-5, and many more.
Price: £7.99
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Allied Fighters WW2 Aircraft Designs by Claes Sundin
This book chronicles the use of 15 different versions of the Huey from its prototype through the current use of the UH-1Y Venom, a versatile helicopter in the global war on terror
Price: £14.99
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SS10249 UH-1 Huey in action
Content includes King George V Battleships; The Sommergibili; Under Black Colours; The Zulu Class; USS Harry S.Truman; Battleship HMS Barham; Heavy Cruiser Lutzow
Price: £13.99
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Naval Archives Vol.5 (92005)
Contains the usual diverse range of articles devoted to the design, development and service history of the world's combat ships. Combines original research, new book reviews, warship notes, an image gallery and features articles
Price: £40.00
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Warship 2017 39th volume

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