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Tankcraft (30) Tiger 1 German Army Heavy Tank

Product code:  18081MIL
The Tiger I and Tiger II tanks are probably the most famous German armoured fighting vehicles of the Second World War and despite the relatively small numbers produced, the heavy Panzer units of the German Army played a key role in the battles fought in North Africa, Italy, the Western Front and particularly in the East. In the seventh and final book on the Tiger in this series Dennis Oliver examines the first tanks that left the production line to go into service on the Eastern Front in an effo...

Warpaint 131 The Auster in British Military & Foreign Air Arm Service

Product code:  WP131AVI
Detailed history of this aircraft which includes history and development, photos, camouflage schemes, line drawings in detail.

Battle of Britain Combat Archive 11: 7 - 8 September 1940

Product code:  92806AVI
Volume Eleven covers 7-8 September the tipping point of the Battle where the Luftwaffe changed tactics and started bombing London. In this volume we uncover the minutes of a secret meeting held on 7 September in which the senior officers of RAF Fighter Command discussed the best way to ‘go downhill’ as it was clear that the Luftwaffe was winning. At that very moment, on the other side of the Channel, German bomber crews were being briefed on the change of tactic that would ultimately prove to be...

The United States Navy in World War II: From Pearl Harbor to Okinawa

Product code:  48048NAV
A comprehensive overview of the strategy, operations and vessels of the United States Navy from 1941 to 1945. Although slowly building its navy while neutral during the early years of World War II, the US was struck a serious blow when its battleships, the lynchpin of US naval doctrine, were the target of the dramatic attack at Pearl Harbor. In the Pacific Theatre, the US was thereafter locked into a head to head struggle with the impressive Imperial Japanese Navy, fighting a series of major bat...

Images of War: SS Foreign Divisions & Volunteers of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia 1941-45

Product code:  12980MIL
Drawing on a superb collection of rare and unpublished photographs SS Foreign Divisions & Volunteers of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia 1942 - 1945 describes how the occupying Nazis recruited Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian conscripts into the Waffen-SS. Unlike her Latvian neighbour, Lithuania had no plans to provide Germany with a National Legion. Although volunteers came forward, the majority did not.

Bomber Command: Men, Machines and Missions 1936-68

Product code:  90933AVI
Bomber Command is a richly illustrated account of the Royal Air Force organisation from its inception prior to the Second World War in 1936 to its final years during the Cold War. The book covers the reasons for Bomber Command and the personnel that guided its formation and the philosophy and politics of the change from strategic bombing to area bombing, and the ensuing controversy. The Bomber Command organisation and how it functioned is traced, from Headquarters down to the various Groups and ...

The Empire Strikes South: Japan's Air War Against Northern Australia 1942-45

Product code:  65939AVI
Very few Australians today know of the fierce air battles fought across the Top End of Australia in World War II. For more than two years Japanese aircraft crossed the coast and bombed relentlessly. Savage dogfights were fought between the legendary Zero fighter and Allied Kittyhawks and Spitfires. Big twin-engine Betty bombers rained down blast and fire upon airfields and towns, even penetrating as far inland as Katherine, some 300 kilometres from the coast. Nearly 200 Japanese aircrew died in ...

Medal of Honor Vol.1 Aviators of WW1

Product code:  01195AVI
Medal of Honor Volume 1 Aviators of WWI tells the story of the first American aviators to earn their countries highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, in the first great air war. Every aircraft in which the medal was won is shown in multiple color views. The story of these aviators is told with detail.

Medal of Honor Vol.2 Interwar Years 1919-1939

Product code:  01201AVI
Medal of Honor Volume 2 Interwar Years 1919–1939 tells the story of the six American aviators to earn their countries highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, between the world wars. Every aircraft in which the medal was won is shown in color profiles. The story of these aviators is told in detail

Medal of Honor Vol.3 Marine Aviators of WW2 Part 1

Product code:  01218AVI
Medal of Honor Volume 3 Marine Aviators of WW2, Part 1 tells the story of six Marine aviators who earned their countries highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, in World War 2. Every aircraft in which the medal was won is shown in color profiles, together with profiles of some of their Japanese opponents. The story of these Marine aviators is told in detail.

Medal of Honor Vol.4 Marine Aviators of WW2 Part 2

Product code:  01225AVI
Medal of Honor Volume 4 Marine Aviators of WW2, Part 2 tells the story of five Marine aviators who earned their countries highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, in World War 2. Every aircraft in which the medal was won is shown in color profiles, together with profiles of some of their Japanese opponents. The story of these Marine aviators is told in detail.

Desert Eagle TWR-2 Patton Wrecks Magach 3/5/6/6M/7/7C/6B in the IDF Part 2

Product code:  DEPTWR02
This series 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.