Books

Showing 1–12 of 337 results

  • A Most Secret Squadron (signed)

    Des Curtis

    Des Curtis was one of the founder members of 618 Squadron. The author reveals the dilemmas and conflicting priorities existing to the highest levels, setting out in detail the technicalities of developing the ‘bouncing bomb’. He also writes first hand about the tactical problems of getting to and from the target; and the tensions and strains endured by the Mosquito crews themselves, as they took the war to the German U-Boats within the sight and safety of their bases.

    read more >
  • Nimrod Boys (signed copy)

    Tony Blackman with Joe Kennedy

    Nimrod Boys is a complementary book to Nimrod Rise and Fall from acclaimed author Tony Blackman. It is a collection of over twenty first-hand accounts of operating the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod – an aircraft which served at the forefront of the Cold War.

    £25.00
    read more >
  • Taste of Belgium

    Ruth Van Waerebeek

    Here in Ruth Van Waerebeek’s wonderful compendium of 250 delicious recipes, is the best of Belgian cuisine.

    £17.50
    read more >
  • Vegan BBQ

    Nadine Horn & Jorg Mayer

    If preparing a meat-free BBQ seems a challenge then look no further than the host of recipes in this gorgeous, mouth-watering collection.

    £14.99
    read more >
  • Canberra Boys (Signed by Author and Contributors)

    Andrew Brookes

    This edition is signed by Andrew Brookes (author) and four contributors; Graham Pitchfork, Barry Dove, Phil Wilkinson and Gordon Dyer.

    The English Electric Canberra first came into production in the late 1940s and has since played a hugely significant part in world events. In Canberra Boys, Andrew Brookes takes us through its rich history with the help of those who operated this magnificent machine.

    This book provides a detailed and fascinating history of an outstanding aircraft alongside illuminating anecdotes from the men who served with this illustrious aircraft.

    £20.00
    read more >
  • Helicopter Boys (signed by author and contributors)

    Richard Pike

    These copies have been signed by author Richard Pike and five contributors: Alan Boulden, David Lanigan, Dave Lowry, Chris Mutton and Mark Service.

    £12.50
    read more >
  • D-Day Bombers: The Veterans’ Story

    Stephen Darlow

    75th Anniversary Edition

    D-Day Bombers: The Veterans’ Story is largely an eye-witness account of the vital heavy bomber contribution to the success of the D-Day landings and therefore to the winning of the war in Europe. It is told using considerable first-hand experience from the veterans of the campaign, something not really covered in any other books on the subject, together with background information from primary source documents on the tactics and strategy employed before, during and after the invasion.

    £25.00
    read more >
  • Arzak + Arzak

    Juan Mari & Elena Arzak

    This book tells the story of a family and a cuisine. It takes a look at Juan Mari’s role as a cutting-edge chef and restaurateur, and an inspiration for generations of young cooks. It commemorates the 40th anniversary of the birth of the so-called New Basque cuisine, of which Juan Mari was the leader, a movement which formed the germ of the current Spanish gastronomic revolution, and it contains the most emblematic recipes of the last ten years of his work, as well as the most emblematic of his career.

    £30.00
    read more >
  • Le Cordon Bleu Chocolate Bible

    Le Cordon Bleu

    Any of the 160 mouth-watering recipes presented here will provide the high point of any meal – whether you are looking for a dazzling finale to a dinner, a stunning treat for a special day, or simply something to please yourself, your family or friends – you need look no further. This is the culinary guide to all things chocolate.

    £35.00
    read more >
  • Stuka Attack

    Andy Saunders

    Myth and reality and truth and legend are all examined and analysed in this highly illustrated new book, which adds to our knowledge of one of the most significant periods in the whole of British history.

    £12.99
    read more >
  • Rate of Climb

    Air Commodore Rick Peacock-Edwards

    Foreward by Air Marshal Cliff Spink

    This is an action-packed account of a foremost flyer’s life with endless good stories, and a colourful cast of characters to match. Rick’s compelling recollections in Rate of Climb reveal a life of considerable achievement, in a very personal book capturing the ties of airmanship that the author has been privileged to share. A must for all lovers of derring-do in the air.

    £20.00
    read more >
  • Hercules Boys

    Chris Smith

    Hercules Boys contains a fascinating collection of first-hand and highly entertaining accounts by the ground and air crews themselves who adapted to everything that the elements, enemy and ‘airships’ in Whitehall threw at them. A must for any military aviation devotee.

    £20.00
    read more >