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Modelling the P-47 Thunderbolt

Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

The P-47 Thunderbolt, affectionately nicknamed the ‘Jug’, was one of the most famous fighter aircraft of World War II. Used as both a high-altitude escort fighter and a low-level fighter-bomber, it quickly gained a reputation for being tough and resilient. Many different air forces operated this plane, and it sported a... Read more >
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Modelling Scale Aircraft

Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

Brett Green, one of the hobby's leading names, provides a comprehensive introduction to all of the basic techniques and materials needed to build scale aircraft, from first opening the kit box to displaying the finished model - all in one clear and easy-to-follow expert guide. The many detailed photographs with step-by-step... Read more >
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Modelling the P-40
Hawk 81, Tomahawk, Warhawk and Kittyhawk
Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

The P-40 was a dependable warhorse that provided valuable service throughout World War II. The earliest operational variants were used to great effect by the famous 'Flying Tigers' in China, and the P-40 went on to serve in almost every theatre of the war. Modellers are well served with P-40 variants... Read more >
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Red Christmas - The Tatsinskaya Airfield Raid 1942
Red Christmas - The Tatsinskaya Airfield Raid 1942
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085861
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Red Christmas - The Tatsinskaya Airfield Raid 1942

Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $18.95

In mid-December 1942, the Soviets had surrounded the German 6th Army in Stalingrad but the Wehrmacht was engaged in a desperate relief effort with Operation Winter Storm and an airlift. The Soviet Stavka moved to defeat both these German efforts in order to ensure the rapid destruction of the 6th Army... Read more >
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The British Fleet Air Arm in World War II

Written by Mark Barber
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $14.95

This is a concise history of the Royal Navy's air arm during World War II (1939-1945), from the Arctic convoys, to the battle for Malta, to the last raids on Japan. The contribution of British Naval aviation to the ultimate Allied victory cannot be underestimated. Amazingly the Admiralty only had 406... Read more >
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Royal Naval Air Service Pilot 1914-18

Written by Mark Barber
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $14.95

Osprey's survey of the Royal Naval Air Service pilot during World War I (1914-1918). In 1914 the Naval Wing of the Royal Flying Corps was subsumed into the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS). With the bulk of the Royal Flying Corps engaged in France, the aircraft and seaplane pilots of the... Read more >
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Zeppelins: German Airships 1900-40

Written by Charles Stephenson
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

On 2 July 1900 the people of Friedrichshafen, Germany, witnessed a momentous occasion - the first flight of LZ 1, Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin's first airship. Although deemed a failure, a succession of better craft (LZ2 to 10) enabled the Zeppelin to expand into the consumer market of airship travel, whilst... Read more >
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Dambusters - Operation Chastise 1943

Written by Doug Dildy
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $9.95

In May 1943, a specially established RAF squadron made its permanent imprint on military aviation history by flying a high-risk, low-level, nighttime attack against German hydro-electric dams vital to the Nazi armaments industry in the Ruhr Valley. A comparatively tiny part of Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris' four-month-long "Battle of... Read more >
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He 111 Kampfgeschwader in the West
He 111 Kampfgeschwader in the West
Written by John Weal, Illustrated by John Weal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086707
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He 111 Kampfgeschwader in the West

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $22.95

Originally designed in the mid-1930s as a fast airliner that could be easily adapted for the bombing role, the He 111 first saw action in Spain with the Legion Condor during the civil war. By the time Germany invaded Poland, more than 700 were in service with the Luftwaffe's Kampfgeschwadern, and... Read more >
Modelling the Messerschmitt Bf 109B/C/D/E

Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Messerschmitt Bf 109 was the most prominent German fighter type of World War II – over 35,000 were built and it served in many different variants and roles throughout the course of the war. It was the true workhorse of the German Luftwaffe throughout the war and continued in front-line... Read more >
Modelling the Messerschmitt Bf 110

Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Messerschmitt Bf 110 was undoubtedly one of the most significant aircraft of World War II. Despite suffering setbacks in the summer of 1940 at the hands of the RAF, it continued to be used effectively in other theatres and roles until the last days of the war, particularly as a... Read more >
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Modelling the F4U Corsair

Written by Brett Green


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The F4U Corsair's combat career was longer than that of almost any other World War II fighter aircraft. Its success led to its service around the globe, and it was employed by the US Navy, British Fleet Air Arm and the Royal New Zealand Air Force. After the war, the Corsair... Read more >
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Modelling the P-51 Mustang

Written by Stan Spooner


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The North American P-51 Mustang had a humble genesis as a British request for single engine escort fighter. The projects in the book take the modeller from the aircraft's beginnings to the ultimate manifestation of this elegant and deadly bird, the F-82 G/H Twin Mustang. The North American P-51 Mustang had... Read more >
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P-47 Thunderbolt Units of the Twelfth Air Force
P-47 Thunderbolt Units of the Twelfth Air Force
Written by Jonathan Bernstein, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086721
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P-47 Thunderbolt Units of the Twelfth Air Force

Written by Jonathan Bernstein
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $22.95

The P-47 Thunderbolt, originally designed as a high-altitude interceptor, became the principle US fighter-bomber of World War 2. First adapted to the ground attack role by units of the Twelfth Air Force in early 1944, the strength and durability of the P-47 airframe, along with its massive size, earned it the... Read more >
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Aces of the Legion Condor

Written by Robert Forsyth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 99 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $17.95

By the outbreak of World War 2, the Luftwaffe had acquired effective tactical battlefield experience from its involvement in the Spanish Civil War in 1936-1939, centered around the operations conducted by the Legion Condor, a force of some 19,000 'volunteer' German airmen, staff, technicians and groundcrew formed into fighter, bomber, reconnaissance... Read more >
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Bf 109 Defence of the Reich Aces

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 68 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $17.95

This volume tells the story of the daylight air battles over Germany through the eyes of the Bf 109 aces involved. It traces the development of the aerial defence of the Reich from its small beginnings to arguably the most savage and costliest campaign in the history of aerial warfare. The... Read more >
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Bf 109 F/G/K Aces of the Western Front

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 29 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $17.95

The follow-on volume to Osprey Aircraft of the Aces 11 - Bf 109D/E Aces 1939-41, this book charts the story of the myriad aces who flew the later marks of Messerschmitt fighter through to VE-Day. As good as the Emil had been during the opening 18 months of the war, the... Read more >
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Jagdverband 44
Squadron of Experten
Written by Robert Forsyth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 27 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $20.99

Jagdverband 44 was formed in February 1945 on Hitler's orders, to fly the Me 262 "Stormbird", the world's first operational jet fighter, and demonstrate its superiority. The unit was led by the legendary Adolf Galland, who recruited some of Germany's leading aces into it, to the extent that it was said... Read more >
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Luftwaffe Sturmgruppen

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 20 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $20.99

The 'storm troopers' of the Luftwaffe, the elite Strumgruppen units comprised the most heavily armed and armoured fighter interceptors ever produced by the Germans. Their role was to smash like a mighty fist through the massed ranks of USAAF daylight bombers. Only volunteers could serve with these elite units, and each... Read more >
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MiG-3 Aces of World War 2
MiG-3 Aces of World War 2
Written by Dmitriy Khazanov, Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084420
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MiG-3 Aces of World War 2

Written by Dmitriy Khazanov
Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $22.95

Created by ex-Polikarpov designers Ivanovic Mikoyan and Mikhail Gurevich, the MiG-1/3 family of fighters was built to satisfy a Soviet Air Force requirement for an advanced, fast, high altitude fighter. Entering service in the spring of 1941, the problematic MiG-1 had its handling problems rectified with the hasty production of the... Read more >
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Red Eagles
Red Eagles
Written by Steve Davies
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781846039706
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Red Eagles
America's Secret MiGs
Written by Steve Davies


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $25.95

When two Navy F-14 Tomcats engaged and shot down two Sukhoi Su-22 jet fighters in 1981, they drew on experience and tactics that they had learned from a previous encounter with MiG jet fighters. The difference between the two encounters was that in the first, the enemy fighters were flown by... Read more >
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Fighter Pilot's Heaven
Flight Testing the Early Jets
Written by Donald S. Lopez


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $16.95

Fighter Pilot's Heaven presents the dramatic inside story of the American military's transition into the jet age, as told by a flyer whose life depended on its success. With colorful anecdotes about fellow pilots as well as precise technical information, Donald S. Lopez describes how it was to be “behind the... Read more >
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Into the Teeth of the Tiger
Into the Teeth of the Tiger provides a vivid, pilot#s-eye view of American air power and fighter combat in World War II Asia.
Written by Donald S. Lopez


Format: eBook, 252 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $17.95

Into the Teeth of the Tiger provides a vivid, pilot’s-eye view of one of the most extended projections of American air power in World War II Asia. Lopez chronicles every aspect of fighter combat in that theater: harrowing aerial battles, interludes of boredom and inactivity, instances of courage and cowardice. Describing... Read more >
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Aichi 99 Kanbaku 'Val' Units
Aichi 99 Kanbaku 'Val' Units
Written by Osamu Tagaya, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781841769127
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Aichi 99 Kanbaku 'Val' Units
1937-42
Written by Osamu Tagaya
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $22.95

The Aichi Type 99 Carrier Bomber (D3A) - code named 'Val' by Allied intelligence - was the mainstay of the Imperial Japanese Navy's carrier dive-bomber force from 1941 to 1943. It sank more Allied warship tonnage than any other Axis aircraft during World War II (1939-1945). While the Val's participation in... Read more >
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F-105 Wild Weasel vs SA-2 'Guideline' SAM
Vietnam 1965-73
Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $15.95

Although America entered the Vietnam War with some of the world's most sophisticated combat aircraft, the majority of their missions involved conventional bombing and fighter engagements that employed quite similar tactics to those previously used in the Korean War and World War 2. The real step change in aerial fighting came... Read more >
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