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Royal Navy Aces of World War 2

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Fleet Air Arm (FAA) served with distinction in every theater of war throughout World War II. From its poorly equipped beginnings - it started the war with few suitable, modern, carrier-born fighters - to the final campaigns over the Japanese home islands, the FAA proved an effective fighting force wherever... Read more >
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US Navy A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Rick Burgess and Zip Rausa
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of the A-1 Skyraider Units' participation in the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Designed and built as a carrier-based attack aircraft in 1944, the A-1 reached frontline units too late to see combat in World War II (1939-1945). With the advent of jets in the late 1940s, the Skyraider was seen... Read more >
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A-26 Invader Units of World War 2

Written by Jim Roeder
Illustrated by Janusz Swiatlon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of the A-26 Invader Units' participation in World War II (1939-1945). Designed to combine the bombing capability of the B-26 Marauder with the versatility of the ground-attack A-20 Havoc, the A-26 Invader would become the USAAF's attack bomber par excellence. Capable of flying low-level strafing or conventional bombing missions... Read more >
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Air War in the Falklands 1982

Written by Chris Chant
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Falklands War (1982), fought between the United Kingdom and Argentina for the possession of the Falkland Islands, was probably the last 'colonial' war that will ever be undertaken by the British. This book shows how the key to British success was the speed with which the British gained and then... Read more >
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B-57 Canberra Units of the Vietnam War

Written by T Bell
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of B-57 Canberra Units during the Veitnam War period (1955-1975). While not receiving as much publicity as the F-105 and F-4 fighter-bombers, which took the fight into the heart of North Vietnam, the B-57 Canberra was nevertheless the first jet-powered American attack aircraft committed to the conflict. It was... Read more >
B-17 Flying Fortress Units of the Eighth Air Force (part 2)

Written by Martin Bowman
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Boeing B-17, which has come to epitomise the American war effort in Europe during World War II (1939-1945), took the fight to Germans from the late summer of 1942 through to VE-Day. Its primary operator in Western Europe was the 'Mighty Eighth', who controlled 27 bomb groups for much of... Read more >
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British Airships 1905-30

Written by Ian Castle
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

At a time when German U-Boats were ruthlessly attacking the maritime convoys engaged in bringing essential supplies to British shores, British airships played a vital role in neutralizing this danger and were crucial in enabling Britain to eventually emerge victorious. In 1907 the British Army built the military's first airship, and... Read more >
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Hawker Hurricane Mk I-V
Hawker Hurricane Mk I-V
Written by Martyn Chorlton, Illustrated by Adam Tooby
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780966021
Our Price: $18.95
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Hawker Hurricane Mk I-V

Written by Martyn Chorlton
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $18.95

The Hurricane may not have been the prettiest or, the best performing aircraft, but it will always be seen as the aircraft we needed at the time, and thankfully, in high numbers. Its design had incorporated older, tried and tested technologies, but also took fighter design a little further forward as... Read more >
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Israeli F-15 Eagle Units in Combat

Written by Shlomo Aloni
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Diplomacy, politics and national trauma has dominated the frontline career of the Israeli F-15 to date. In the wake of the losses suffered in the October 1973 Yom Kippur War, the Israeli government opted for technology in an effort to reassure a traumatised population that they would never suffer a surprise... Read more >
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Israeli A-4 Skyhawk Units in Combat

Written by Shlomo Aloni
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The light and agile A-4 Skyhawk was the first modern American jet to be offered to the Israeli Air Force, marking the point where the US took over from France as Israel's chief military supplier. Deliveries began too late for the A-4 to fight in the Six-Day War (1967), but it... Read more >
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Mitsubishi Type 1 Rikko Betty Units of World War 2

Written by Osamu Tagaya
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The most produced Japanese bomber of the World War II (1939-1945), the G4M saw action on every front from the first day of the Pacific conflict through to VJ-Day. The 'Betty's' very long range made it a key weapon during the opening year of the war. However, to achieve this, the aircraft was... Read more >
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Mosquito Bomber/Fighter-Bomber Units 1942-45

Written by Martin Bowman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Truly an example of engineering ingenuity born out of the desperation of war, the legendary 'all-wooden' Mosquito was perhaps the best twin-engined fighter-bomber of its size to see action in World War II (1939-1945). The first bomber variant to enter service was the B Mk IV, initial examples of which were... Read more >
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Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2
Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2
Written by Dmitriy Khazanov, Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960654
Our Price: $22.95
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Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2

Written by Dmitriy Khazanov
Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $22.95

Petlyakov's Pe-2 was the most numerous Soviet twin-engined bomber of World War 2, the aircraft being used as a dive-bomber, ground attack platform and dedicated reconnaissance type. The first examples entered service in August 1940, and by the time production came to end in late 1945, no fewer than 10,547 examples... Read more >
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Polish Aces of World War 2

Written by Robert Gretzyngier
Illustrated by Robert Gretzyngier


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Pilots of the Polish Air Force saw action from the first day of World War 2 until the final victory in Europe. Flying hopelessly outmoded P.11 fighters in defence of their country in September 1939, a handful of aviators inflicted serious losses on the Luftwaffe before being overwhelmed. The survivors escaped... Read more >
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Lockheed SR-71 Operations in the Far East

Written by Paul Crickmore
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Even before the first operational flight of the legendary Lockheed U-2 spy plane, aircraft design genius Kelly Johnson began work with his team at the company's "Skunk Works" plant on the type's replacement. The result was the SR-71. First deployed on March 9, 1968, this tri-sonic 'hotrod' flew its first operational... Read more >
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Typhoon Wings of 2nd TAF 1943-45

Written by Chris Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Thomas


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Typhoon was the RAF's chosen heavyweight fighter-bomber to support the British and Canadian Armies during the invasion of northwest Europe in World War II (1939-1945). A specialist in the aircraft (his father flew them in WWII), author Chris Thomas has done much research on the Typhoon's operations with 2nd TAF... Read more >
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US Navy PBY Catalina Units of the Pacific War

Written by Louis Dorny
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Although designed in the mid-1930s and in squadron service several years prior to the Pearl Harbor attack, the PBY Catalina proved its soundness in combat throughout the four years that World War II raged across the Pacific. Deadly in its primary role as a submarine hunter, the PBY was the scourge... Read more >
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USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War
USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War
Written by Byron Hukee, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960685
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
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USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Byron Hukee
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $22.95

USAF Skyraider units were originally tasked to serve as quasi-training units for the fledgling VNAF. Equipped only with the two-seat models of the Skyraider, American pilots were required to have VNAF 'observers' in the aircraft for every mission. Eventually, this arrangement was changed as enough Vietnamese pilots were trained to man... Read more >
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The White Rose of Stalingrad
The White Rose of Stalingrad
Written by Bill Yenne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849088107
Our Price: $27.95
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The White Rose of Stalingrad
The Real-Life Adventure of Lidiya Vladimirovna Litvyak, the Highest Scoring Female Air Ace of All Time
Written by Bill Yenne


Format: Hardcover, 328 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $27.95

During World War II, most of the air forces of the nations engaged in combat had women in their ranks, but only in the Soviet Union did women fly regular, routine missions in live-fire combat. Of all the major air forces that were engaged in the war, only the Red Air... Read more >
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'Twelve to One' V Fighter Command Aces of the Pacific

Written by Tony Holmes
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

This volume details the experiences of 107 elite American aces in combat against the Japanese. The highest scoring US pilots of World War 2 fought against the Japanese Army Air Force and Imperial Japanese Navy over the jungles of New Guinea and the Philippines. Flying P-38s and P-47s, men such as... Read more >
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23rd Fighter Group
Chennault's Sharks
Written by Carl Molesworth
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $16.95

Staffed with inexperienced USAAF pilots and led by a handful of seasoned veterans of the American Volunteer Group (AVG), the 23rd FG was formed in the field at Kunming, in China, on July 4, 1942 and flew combat missions that same day. The group's three squadrons - the 74th, 75th and... Read more >
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Albatros D.I-D.II
Albatros D.I-D.II
Written by James Miller, Illustrated by James Miller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780965994
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Albatros D.I-D.II

Written by James Miller
Illustrated by James Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $18.95

In 1916 German aerial domination had been lost to the French and British fighters. German fighter pilots requested an aircraft that was more powerful and more heavily armed, and the Albatros design bureau set to work on what was to become an iconic aircraft design. By April 1916, they had developed... Read more >
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Albatros D.I-D.II

Written by James Miller
Illustrated by James Miller


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

In 1916 German aerial domination had been lost to the French and British fighters. German fighter pilots requested an aircraft that was more powerful and more heavily armed, and the Albatros design bureau set to work on what was to become an iconic aircraft design. By April 1916, they had developed... Read more >
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American Volunteer Group 'Flying Tigers' Aces

Written by Terrill Clements
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

The American Volunteer Group, or 'Flying Tigers', have remained the most famous outfit to see action in World War II. Manned by volunteers flying American aircraft acquired from the British, the AVG fought bravely in the face of overwhelming odds in China and Burma prior to the US entry into World... Read more >
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Croatian Aces of World War 2

Written by Boris Ciglic
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

Initially flying Italian-supplied Fiat G.50s, the Croat forces suffered heavy losses during 1942 whilst flying alongside JG 52 in the southern sector of the Russian front. Despite this, a significant number of kills fell to future aces such as Cvitan Galic and Mato Dubovak during this time, and when the units... Read more >
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