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Soviet Aces of World War 2

Written by Hugh Morgan
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

No single volume in English has ever appeared in the West dealing with this intriguing subject area, but now that restrictions have relaxed in the former Soviet Union, records of the deeds of the elite pilots of the various Soviet Air Forces are coming to light. Although initially equipped with very... Read more >
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354th Fighter Group

Written by William Hess
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $16.95

‘I think the success of the 354th as the leading group in the European theatre for aerial victories is due to several things. First was the initial training of the squadrons before deployment to England. Colonel Ken Martin nurtured the group from its infancy, and all the excellence that later showed... Read more >
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4th Fighter Group - Debden Eagles

Written by Chris Bucholtz
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $16.95

Formed around a nucleus of pilots already seasoned by their experience as volunteers in the RAF's Eagle Squadrons, the 4th Fighter Group was established in England in October 1942. Initially flying Spitfires, the Debden Eagles went on to fly the P-47 and P-51, becoming in July 1943, the first Eighth Air... Read more >
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A-6 Intruder Units of the Vietnam War
A-6 Intruder Units of the Vietnam War
Written by Rick Morgan, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087551
Our Price: $22.95
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A-6 Intruder Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Rick Morgan
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $22.95

Designed in the years following the Korean war and then manufactured for over 30 years starting in 1960, the A-6 quickly became the most capable attack aircraft in the US Navy's stable. The first squadron, VA-75, made its initial deployment directly into combat in south-east Asia in 1965, and, over the... Read more >
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Austro-Hungarian Albatros Aces of World War 1

Written by Paolo Varriale
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Austro-Hungarian industry produced a series of poor fighter types such as the Phönix D I and Hansa-Brandenburg D I during the early stages of the war, and it was not until licence-built examples of the battle-proven Albatros and D II and D III began to reach Fliegerkompagnien, or Fliks, in May... Read more >
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Austro-Hungarian Aces of World War 1

Written by Chris Chant
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Starting the war with only 35 aircraft, Austro-Hungarian industry went on to produce only moderate numbers of poor quality aircraft. The fliers of the Austro-Hungarian Empire operating on the Serbian and Russian fronts were fortunate at first, finding themselves faced by small numbers of aircraft yet more obsolescent than their own... Read more >
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Austro-Hungarian Albatros Aces of World War 1
Austro-Hungarian Albatros Aces of World War 1
Written by Paolo Varriale, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087476
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Austro-Hungarian Albatros Aces of World War 1

Written by Paolo Varriale
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $22.95

Austro-Hungarian industry produced a series of poor fighter types such as the Phönix D I and Hansa-Brandenburg D I during the early stages of the war, and it was not until licence-built examples of the battle-proven Albatros and D II and D III began to reach Fliegerkompagnien, or Fliks, in May... Read more >
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AV-8B Harrier II Units of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm

Written by Lon Nordeen
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

In the 1970s the USMC bought the AV-8A Harrier from the UK to test V/STOL concepts for close air support. A successful funding battle was subsequently fought in the 1980s to secure military, political and economic support to expand this concept to develop and field the second generation AV-8B Harrier II... Read more >
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B-17 Flying Fortress Units of the MTO

Written by William Hess
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of the B-17 Flying Fortress Units of World War II (1939-1945). Although the Fifteenth Air Force was dismissed as 'minor leaguers' by the Eighth Air Force, strategic bombers from this outfit had done a 'major league' job on Axis targets in southern Europe following its formation in Italy in... Read more >
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B-24 Liberator Units of the Fifteenth Air Force

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

The B-24 was heavily utilised in the North African and Mediterranean theatres by the USAAF's Fifteenth Air Force, with operations over the Ploesti oilfields in Rumania being some of the most famous missions undertaken by the big American 'heavy' in World War II (1939-1945). The stirling work of the Fifteenth Air... Read more >
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B-24 Liberator Units of the Pacific War

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Ever present in the Pacific from Pearl Harbor to VJ-Day during World War II (1939-1945), the B-24 Liberator proved to be the staple heavy bomber of the campaign. From its ignominious beginnings in the Allied rout in the Philippines and the Dutch East Indies, the bomber weathered the Japanese storm with... Read more >
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B-24 Liberator Units of the Eighth Air Force

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 100 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of the B-24 Liberator Units' participation in World War II (1939-1945). The B-24 Liberator was built in greater numbers than any other US warplane, yet its combat crews live, even today, in the shadow of the less plentiful, but better-known, B-17. Accounts of the 'Mighty Eighth' in Europe, and indeed... Read more >
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B-29 Superfortress Units of the Korean War

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

This book is the story of a majestic bomber of the propeller era flying perilous combat missions against a sleek, nimble warplane of the jet age, the Soviet MiG-15. A very heavy bomber and a sky giant during World War II, at that time the B-29 was the most advanced combat... Read more >
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B-29 Superfortress Units of World War 2

Written by Robert Dorr
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

The ultimate piston-engined heavy bomber of World War II (1939-1945), the first production B-29s were delivered to the 58th Very Heavy Bomb Wing in the autumn of 1943. By the spring of 1944 the Superfortress was bombing targets in the Pacific, and by war’s end the aircraft had played as great... Read more >
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A-6 Intruder Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Rick Morgan
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Designed in the years following the Korean War and then manufactured for over 30 years starting in 1960, the A-6 quickly became the most capable attack aircraft in the US Navy’s stable. The first squadron, VA-75, made its initial deployment directly into combat in south-east Asia in 1965, and, over the... Read more >
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Down to Earth Strafing Aces of the Eighth Air Force

Written by William Hess
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

'Like The Long Reach, Down to Earth is a message from the battle at its height, told in their own words by the men who fight' - this is how Brig-Gen Francis Griswold, VIII Fighter Command, ends his introduction to this book. His official endorsement reveals just how important a document... Read more >
Gladiator vs CR.42 Falco
Gladiator vs CR.42 Falco
Written by Hakan Gustavsson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087087
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Gladiator vs CR.42 Falco
1940-41
Written by Hakan Gustavsson


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $18.95

British and Italian biplanes clashed over the Mediterranean at Crete and Malta, and in East and North Africa early in World War II. Both the Gloster Gladiator and the Fiat CR.42 Falco represented the peak in the development of the biplane fighter, which could trace its lineage back to World War... Read more >
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Gladiator vs CR.42 Falco
1940-41
Written by Hakan Gustavsson


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

British and Italian biplanes clashed over the Mediterranean at Crete and Malta, and in East and North Africa early in World War II. Both the Gloster Gladiator and the Fiat CR.42 Falco represented the peak in the development of the biplane fighter, which could trace its lineage back to World War... Read more >
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Israeli Mirage III and Nesher Aces

Written by Shlomo Aloni
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Israeli delta fighters pilots have been credited with almost 300 kills between 1966 and 1974, and dozens of them became aces. The Israeli aerial kill exchange rate and overall air-to-air performance was phenomenal. Although the Israeli pilots were flying Mach 2 fighters, they lacked any modern radar equipment and their MiG-21... Read more >
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Italian Aces of World War 2

Written by Giorgio Apostolo
Illustrated by Richard Caruana


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Flying aircraft such as the Macchi 200-202, Fiat G.50 and biplane Fiat CR.42, the Italian fighter pilots were recognised by their Allied counterparts as brave opponents blessed with sound flying abilities, but employing under-gunned and underpowered equipment. Following the Italian surrender in September 1943, a number of aces continued to take... Read more >
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Mustang Aces of the 357th Fighter Group

Written by Chris Bucholtz
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

The 357th Fighter Group produced 42 aces, more than any other group within the USAAF. It was also the first group in the Eighth Air Force to be equipped with the P-51. Thanks to this fighter and the talented pilots assigned to the group (men such as Bud Anderson, Kit Carson... Read more >
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P-36 Hawk Aces of World War 2

Written by Lionel Persyn
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Curtiss P-36 began its life in the US where it was considered a revolution in performance design in comparison to other US fighters. Its pilots achieved some of the first American victories of the war and many went on to become aces. One P-36 pilot, Frances Gabreski, became the leading... Read more >
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The Pointblank Directive
The Pointblank Directive
Written by L. Keeney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849089333
Our Price: $27.95
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The Pointblank Directive
Three Generals and the Untold Story of the Daring Plan that Saved D-Day
Written by L. Keeney


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $27.95

Where was the Luftwaffe on D-Day? Historians have debated that question for six decades, but in 2010 a formerly classified World War II D-Day history was restored, and in it were a new set of answers. Pointblank is the result of extensive new research using that newly restored history to create... Read more >
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The Pointblank Directive
Three Generals and the Untold Story of the Daring Plan that Saved D-Day
Written by L. Keeney


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $9.99

Where was the Luftwaffe on D-Day? Historians have debated that question for six decades, but in 2010 a formerly classified World War II D-Day history was restored, and in it were a new set of answers. Pointblank is the result of extensive new research using that newly restored history to create... Read more >
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Slovakian and Bulgarian Aces of World War 2

Written by Jiri Rajlich
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

In 1939, Slovakia signed a protection agreement with the German Reich and joined the attack on Poland, where its Avia B-534-equipped fighter squadrons claimed their first kills. In October 1942, having made do with obsolete aircraft, the Slovaks were equipped with Bf 109Es and eventually acquired 43 Messerschmitt fighters. The Slovaks... Read more >
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