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The VIIC Type U-Boot Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 72
ISBN: 9788361220770
Pub Date: 01 Mar 2011
Imprint: Kagero
Series: Super Drawings in 3D
Illustrations: 44 b/w photos, 84 visualisation 3D,
Description:
The type VIIC was a slightly modified version of the successful VIIB. They had basically the same engine layout and power, but were slightly larger and heavier which made them not quite as fast as the VIIB. 5 torpedo tubes (4 at the bow and one at the stern) were installed in all but the following boats; only two bow tubes (U-72, U-78, U-80, U-554 and U-555) and no stern tube (U-203, U-331, U-351, U-401, U-431 and U-651).
LUFTWAFFE OVER THE DESERT Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 68
ISBN: 9788361220800
Pub Date: 15 Jan 2011
Imprint: Kagero
Description:
The book concerns the Luftwaffe activity in North Africa during the first eight months of 1942. The author presents not only the actions of famous JG 27 fighters against Hurricanes, Kittyhawks and RAF bombers, but also the less frequently described service of bomber and ground-attack units of the Luftwaffe, which had played important role in supporting the Panzerarmee Afrika offensives. Like the other publications in the series, this title includes many firsthand accounts and period photos.
Tigre 1 Sur Le Front De L’ouest Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9782352500292
Pub Date: 01 Jan 2011
Illustrations: Fully illustrated
Description:
Jean Restayn presents the legendary tank’s participation in the fighting in North Africa ,Italy and North-West Europe. A wide selection of this period photos, and 48 color plates of individual and identified tanks, provides historians and modellers with a throng of details on the units and machines pitted against the Allies.

Caudron Cr. 714, MS 406, Hawk H75A (1/48 Scale)

Format: Paperback
Pages: 16
ISBN: 9788361421313
Pub Date: 16 Nov 2010
Imprint: MMP Books
Series: Camouflage & Decals
Illustrations: 20+ b/w photos, 16 color profiles, decals for 3 aircraft in 1/48 scale
Description:
First title in a new series, “Camouflage and Decals”. This book describes, in great detail, the camouflage and markings of three aircraft types used by Polish pilots in France in 1939/40. Also include high quality decals for examples of these aircraft in 1/48 scale, produced by Techmod.

Caudron Cr. 714, MS 406, Hawk H75A (1/32 Scale)

Format: Paperback
Pages: 16
ISBN: 9788361421221
Pub Date: 19 Oct 2010
Imprint: MMP Books
Series: Camouflage & Decals
Illustrations: 20+ b/w photos, 16 color profiles, decals for 3 aircraft in 1/32 scale
Description:
First title in a new series, Camouflage and Decals. This book describes, in great detail, the camouflage and markings of three aircraft types used by Polish pilots in France in 1939/40. Also include high quality decals for examples of these aircraft in 1/32 scale, produced by Techmod.
Clothing And Daily Life In The 12th Century Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9782840482802
Pub Date: 19 Oct 2010
Imprint: Heimdal
Illustrations: 500 photographs
Description:
Following the success of the two works on Hastings — both now out of print — is finally a book entirely dedicated to this century. Not only does it present garments from Normandy, based off of the Bayeux Tapestry, as well as those of Eastern France and Belgium, but also clothing from other regions of the Empire. Additionally, it presents the various buckles, jewelry, and trimmings popular during the period.
Heinkel He 162 "Volksjäger" Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 430
ISBN: 9783952296813
Pub Date: 15 Jan 2010
Imprint: History Facts
Illustrations: 140 photographs, 50 scale drawings, 30 colour plates
Description:
The primary objective of this source edition is to provide readers with original documents, allowing them to form their own impression of the development, manufacture and operation of the Heinkel He 162. By linking this accumulated data with the historical situation of those times, we hope to have facilitated a more objective assessment of the "Volksjäger" project.For the purposes of this book, around 200 file documents were selected from a multitude of material on the Heinkel He 162 and reproduced in their original state.
345 Bg Vol. I Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9788389088468
Pub Date: 05 Jan 2010
Imprint: Kagero
Series: Air Miniatures
Illustrations: 84 b/w Photos, 9 profiles
Description:
A further title in this well-established series looks at the history of this USAAF B-25 Mitchell 345 Bomb Group unit, which operated mainly in the Pacific Theatre. The unit was formed in late 1942 and finally entered the Pacific in mid-1943. There, due to the ingenuity of an ex-Philippines Airlines pilot, 'Pappy' Gunn and Jack Fox, a North American aviation technician, standard B-25s were turned into gun-toting strafers by adding additional machine guns to the nose and in special gun packs added to the sides of the forward fuselage.
P-40s Of The Mediterranean Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 69
ISBN: 9788360445495
Pub Date: 05 Jan 2010
Imprint: Kagero
Series: Air Battles
Illustrations: 56 b/w photos, 8 sheets, 10 colour profiles
Description:
The first in a new series from Kagero illustrating the combat history of P-40s in the Mediterranean. The Curtiss P-40 was an American single-engine, single-seat, all-metal fighter and ground attack aircraft that first flew in 1938. It was used by the air forces of 28 nations, including those of most Allied powers during World War II, and remained in front line service until the end of the war.
Ship Models In The Thomson Collection At The Art Gallery Of Ontario Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9781903470824
Pub Date: 01 Oct 2008
Illustrations: 100 illustrations
Description:
Spanning some 350 years, the Thomson Collection of historic ship models contains examples of exquisite workmanship and some of the masterpieces of the genre. Pride of the collection are the rare British dockyard models made to scale for affluent 18th-century clients closely associated with the Navy. A large number of models – made from wood and bone, with rigging of human hair – were made by some of the 120,000 French and other prisoners of the Napoleonic Wars.
Warpaint - Colours and Markings of British Army Vehicles 1903-2003 Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 124
ISBN: 9788389450630
Pub Date: 19 Jun 2008
Imprint: MMP Books
Series: Green Series
Illustrations: 53 b/w photos, 10 color photos, 25 vehicle markings, 5 color profiles, & 124 pages in color
Description:
This book, Volume 1 in a series of four, describes and illustrates the colors and markings used by the British army on its vehicles during the 20th century. The three chapters cover the following topics: Chapter 1 Colors and Sources ,Chapter 2 Paint and Camouflage up to 1939, and Chapter 3 Registrations, War Department numbers and Census Marks. The book is filled throughout with photos, color profiles, and meticulous drawings.
Warpaint - Colours and Markings of British Army Vehicles 1903-2003 Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9788389450920
Pub Date: 19 Jun 2008
Imprint: MMP Books
Series: Green Series
Illustrations: 200 b/w photos & 176 pages in color
Description:
This book, Volume 2 in a series of four, describes and illustrates the colors and markings used by the British army on its vehicles during the 20th century. The major sections in this volume cover the following topics: PAINT AND CAMOUFLAGE 1939 – 1945. Detailed description of the paints used, and the color schemes applied to wartime vehicles in all theaters.
Tiger I On The Eastern Front Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9782352500308
Pub Date: 01 Jul 2007
Illustrations: 250 photographs
Description:
The Tiger tank endures today as the greatest legend of the German armored forces of World War II. Jean Restayn's text is backed up by 250 photographs, most of them never published before, and 50 color plates showing markings, insignia and camouflage schemes. Also included is a complete operational history and order of battle for all Eastern Front units, both Wehrmacht and Waffen-SS, who were equipped with the Tiger.
III. Pz. Korps At Kursk 1943 Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9782915239843
Pub Date: 19 Mar 2007
Illustrations: full colour throughout
Description:
This book is the first in a new series devoted to German armored formations of World War II.Packed with full color images and a large amount of previously unpublished material, it is custom designed to appeal to modelers, AFV enthusiasts, and readers interested in Second World War technical history.The book traces the battle of Kursk and the involvement of the German Panzer Units, through first hand records.
Dauntless, PZL.23 Karas, SKUA, ROC, MiG-3, Defiant, P-47 Thunderbolt Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9788389450791
Pub Date: 19 Jan 2007
Imprint: MMP Books
Series: Scale Plans
Illustrations: scale plans
Description:
1/48 scale plans of following aircraft:SBD DauntlessPZL.23 KarasSkua & RocMiG-3DefiantP-47 Thunderbolt
S-Boote Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9782352500193
Pub Date: 19 Jun 2006
Illustrations: ilustrated in colour and b/w
Description:
Too little has been written to date on Germany's "Schnellboote" in the Second World War. Known by the Allies as E-Boats (Enemy Boats) the S Boote played havoc on Allied naval operations in the English channel and elsewhere. Many of their captains were amongst the most decorated of any branch of the Kriegsmarine.