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Armed service tribute

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: Armed service


This homage to the icon of the rising sun badge embellished with a record of Australia's historic involvements. View more info

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No Heroes Inside the FBI's Secret Counter-Terror Force

By: Coulson, Danny & Shannon, Elaine

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Pocket Book Publications: 1999

Seller ID: 010370


In a catalog of some of the most notorious criminal events of the last thirty years, Coulson provides his own enthralling firsthand accounts and reflective personal opinions of his experiences in bringing hundreds of murderous extremists and killers to justice -- from the Black Liberation Army police assassins to the treacherous white supremacist terrorists of the Order and the Covenant, Sword and Arm of the Lord; from the Atlanta prison riots to the controversial sieges... View more info

Apache The Man, the MacHine, the Mission

By: Macy, Ed

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Harper Press: 2008

Seller ID: 009941


What's it about? In 2007, Ed Macy's Apache squadron was dispatched to Afghanistan's notorious Helmand Province, with the mission to fight alongside and protect the men on the ground by any means necessary. When a marine goes missing in action, Macy and his team are the Army's only hope of bringing him back alive. With a soldier strapped to each side of two gunships, they must land in the heart of Jugroom Fort, a Taliban stronghold, and come face-to-face with hordes of th... View more info

Apache The Man, the MacHine, the Mission

By: Macy, Ed

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Harper Press: 2008

Seller ID: 009047


review - This book is a personal account of the author's experiences as an AH-64 Apache helicopter gunship pilot during combat operations in Afghanistan. Very compelling, exciting, honest, and full of, as one might expect from a decorated combat veteran, humour. Does a good job of explaining that even with lots of technology, combat is still very personal, often complicated, and dangerous. 374pp bw photos. After a "brief" read I totally concur with +++ review, Ge... View more info

Sea War 1939-1945

By: Piekalkiewicz, Janusz

Price: $26.00

Publisher: USA, Historical Times: 1987

Seller ID: 010719


ex-lib with plastic cover, tags removed. Sea War, 1939-1945 by Janus Piekalkiewicz who was a Polish underground soldier, historian, writer, as well as a television and cinema director and producer. He was a world-renowned author on many aspects of World War II history; over 30 of his books have been printed. This book chronicles the war in the Atlantic, the Royal Navy, and most importantly, the U-Boat War, and does a good job of it. 352pp with masses of illustration thr... View more info

SHOT DOWN AND IN THE DRINK RAF and Commonwealth Aircrews Saved from the Sea 1939-1945

By: Pitchfork Air Commodore Graham

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The National Archives, UK: 2006

Seller ID: 011171


As new. The RAF's Sea Rescue Service saved thousands of aircrews during the Second World War, often in the most challenging conditions. This wide-ranging authoritative account draws upon over 40 first hand testimonies and official reports from the National Archives as well as dramatic previously unpublished photographs. View more info

Goshawk Squadron

By: Robinson, Derek

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Cassell: 2003

Seller ID: 013354


Goshawk Squadron by Derek Robinson is under 500g at 224pp World War One aviators were more than just soldiers they were the knights of the sky, and the press and public idolised the gallant young heroes. But for Stanley Woolley, commanding officer of Goshawk Squadron, the romance of chivalry in the clouds is just a myth. There are two types of men up there: victims and murderers, and the code he drums into his men bans any notion of sport or fair play. This produces bett... View more info