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35035

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Tri-Grit Sanding Sticks 5-Pack

Published: December 7, 2022
Company: Squadron Products

Originally founded in 1968, Squadron / Squadron Signal is back in business again after bankruptcy and are now based out of Ellijay, Georgia. Their web page was re-activated in January 2022 for plastic kits. Brandon Lowe re-acquired the Squadron Tools Product Line and are now marketing them once again.

In this case, Brandon Lowe has brought back the Tri-Grit Sanding stick, available… more

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SOG – A Photo History of the Secret Wars

Published: December 7, 2022
Book Author(s): Maj John L Plaster USAR (Ret)
Company: Casemate Publishers

Founded in 2001, Casemate is a major specialist publisher and book distributor in the North American market. Casemate offers print and digital books to the public and to libraries through a variety of channels, platforms, and vendors, as well as traditional and online retailers. Casemate has grown to become the leading publisher in the fields of military history, defense studies, and military… more

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Micro Hook Scriber MHS-V1(SM)

Published: December 7, 2022
Company: UMM-USA

UMM-USA is dedicated to fine scale modeling, encompassing model kits, accessories, and specialized tools. Owned by John Vojtech, a fine scale modeling veteran. UMM-USA is an on-line Store, importing and exporting kits, modeling tools and supplies, and seeks and offers solutions on technical issues. In addition, his services currently include design and production of master parts, casting of… more

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B-25 Mitchell

Published: October 29, 2022
Book Author(s): David Doyle
Company: Squadron Signal Publications

David Doyle’s latest book continues to expand Squadron Signal’s monograph series that initiated back in 1971. This is a completely updated and expanded edition over Squadron’s previous editions, including their 1978 edition, Aircraft In Action SS0034 by Ernest R. McDowell, Squadron’s 1997 Walk Around by Lou Drendel; and Squadron’s 2015 edition Aircraft in Action SS1221 by David Doyle. This… more

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Douglas C-47 Skytrain/Dakota in Worldwide Military Service

Published: October 25, 2022
Book Author(s): Adrian M. Balch
Company: Guideline Publications

Guideline Publications Guideline Publications is the UK's leading publisher of modelling and hobby-related magazines. With a world-class portfolio of titles and an international Social Media presence, Guideline Publications has a dedicated readership that is constantly expanding into new areas.

Adrian M. Balchis an aviation author and photo-journalist based in Swindon, England. He… more

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COIN Operations in Paraguay

Published: October 25, 2022
Book Author(s): Antonio Luis Sapienza
Company: Helion & Company

Helion is a UK based company that produces books on many aspects of Military History from the Late Medieval period through to the present day. Helion was established in 1996, and since then they have published almost 1,200 books, with 100 or more new titles coming out every year for readers around the world.

Antonio Luis Sapienza Fracchia was born in Asunción, Paraguay on 14th May 1960… more

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Cross & Cockade International Summer 2022 Volume 53/2

Published: October 24, 2022
Book Author(s): Managing Editor: Mick Davis
Company: Cross & Cockade International

Cross & Cockade International is a non-profit UK based group known as the First World War Aviation Historical Society that publishes their journal four times a year. They also provide a free newsletter (sign up on their website) and occasionally publish WWI themed books like the Sopwith Dolphin monograph I reviewed earlier for IPMS USA. This Journal is the sister of the US Journal, Over… more

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USS Intrepid [CV-11/CVA-11/CVS-11]

Published: October 17, 2022
Book Author(s): David Doyle
Company: Schiffer Publishing

David Doyle's book on the USS Intrepid [CV-11/CVA-11/CVS-11] is one of the latest entries in the 'Legends of Warfare' series with entries in Ground, Naval, and Aviation. The Legends of Warfare series has expanded rapidly since its 2017 debut in the market with now over 100 titles released. This hard cover series covers a wide variety of monographs at a good price point.

After many… more

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F-111 Aardvark

Published: October 17, 2022
Book Author(s): David Doyle
Company: Squadron Signal Publications

David Doyle’s latest book continues to expand Squadron Signal’s monograph series that initiated back in 1971. This is a completely updated and expanded edition over Squadron’s previous editions, including their 1984 edition, Aircraft In Action SS0035 by Lou Drendel, Squadron’s 2008 Walk Around SS5557 by Ken Neubeck; and Squadron’s 2019 edition Aircraft in Action SS10265 by David Doyle.

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Finnish Aces, Their Planes and Units 1939-1945

Published: September 1, 2022
Book Author(s): Kari Stenman and Karolina Holda
Company: Mushroom Model Publications

One of the latest in Mushroom Model Publications’ White Series, Finnish Aces. Their Planes and Units 1939-1945 follows up earlier volumes on Finnish aircraft: (2021’s Finnish & German Seaplane Colours, Finland 1939-1945; 2018’s Finnish Jet Colours; 2018’s Finnish Bomber Colours, 1939-1945; 2015’s Finnish Fighter Colours, 1939-1945, Volume 2; and 2014’s Finnish Fighter Colours, 1939-1945,… more