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Tiger Ausf.E – Visual Modelers Guide (Multilingual)

Published: January 13, 2022
Book Author(s): Enrique Calderón
Company: AMMO by Mig Jimenez

Steel Series Volume 4. A work entirely devoted to the iconic Sd.Kfz. 181 Tiger Ausf. E. Fun and easily referenced sourcebook where you can visually analyze and distinguish the main versions of the Tiger I, from the initial models to the final production variants. The introduction includes some historical notes about the design and development process of the vehicle. All of this with high-… more

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Medal of Honor Volume 4 Marine Aviators of WWII Part 2

Published: December 14, 2021
Book Author(s): Alan Durkota & Thomas Darcey
Company: Aeronaut Books

Medal of Honor Volume 4 Marine Aviators of WW2, Part 2 tells the story of five Marine aviators who earned their countries highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, in World War 2. Every aircraft in which the medal was won is shown in color profiles, together with profiles of some of their Japanese opponents. The story of these Marine aviators is told in detailed text, 189 photos (31 color… more

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Medal of Honor Volume 3: Marine Aviators of WWII Part 1

Published: December 14, 2021
Book Author(s): Alan Durkota & Thomas Darcey
Company: Aeronaut Books

Medal of Honor Volume 3 Marine Aviators of WW2, Part 1 tells the story of six Marine aviators who earned their countries highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, in World War 2. Every aircraft in which the medal was won is shown in color profiles, together with profiles of some of their Japanese opponents. The story of these Marine aviators is told in detailed text, 245 photos (58 color),… more

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Single No. 33 Messershmitt BF 109 G-6

Published: November 6, 2021
Book Author(s): Dariusz Karnas
Company: MMP Books

This book compiles the 4-view color profiles, scale plans, and photo details of the single variant of the Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 (Early).

The “Single” series of monographs from MMP books is very familiar to most modelers, and continues with this most recent entry concerning the equally familiar Messerschmitt Bf-109G-6. Containing scale plans in both 1/72 & 1/48 scales, black… more

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Fighters of the Dying Sun: The Most Advanced Japanese Fighters of the Second World War

Published: October 22, 2021
Book Author(s): Justo Miranda
Company: Fonthill Media

From the publisher:

Justo Miranda is the author of books and monographs on aviation since the 1980s. A widely known historian, Miranda specializes in aviation of the 1930s and is the author of two volumes on aircraft used during the Spanish Civil War. The exciting discovery of a microfilm on secret German weapons in the early 1990s drove him to publish Secret Wonder Weapons of the… more

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U.S. Aircraft Carriers 1939–45

Published: September 4, 2021
Book Author(s): Ingo Bauernfeind
Company: Casemate UK

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A comprehensive account of the development of American aircraft carriers up to and during World War II.

This extensively illustrated volume tells the dramatic yet successful story of US aircraft carriers in World War II by class, ranging from early pre-war designs to escort carriers built from destroyer hulls, to the gigantic fleet carriers serving as the… more

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P-51D Mustang "Foreigners"

Published: September 4, 2021
Company: Platz

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The P-51 Mustang is evaluated as one of the best fighters in World War II, not only the United States Army Air Corps, but also the highest peak of the piston-engined fighter that was adopted in various countries around the world and stayed active for a long time after the war. The P-51D, powered by the Merlin engine, is considered by many to be the definitive version of the… more

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American Panther Tanks: An Examination of the Five Surviving Panzer V Tanks Including the Rare Panther II

Published: July 9, 2021
Book Author(s): Craig Moore
Company: Fonthill Media

American Panther Tanks: An Examination of the Five Surviving Panzer V Tanks Including the Rare Panther II might be considered as a strange title for a book; however, there are five Second World War examples in the US. It is believed that fourteen captured Panzer V Panther tanks were shipped to the United States after hostilities ended in 1945. Most were cut-up and scrapped after being… more

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Single No. 26: Messerschmitt BF 108B-2

Published: June 8, 2021
Book Author(s): Dariusz Karnas, Karolina Hołda
Company: MMP Books

The Messerschmitt Bf 108 Taifun (English: “Typhoon") was a German single-engine sport and touring aircraft, developed by Bayerische Flugzeugwerke in the 1930s. The Bf 108 was of all-metal construction.

Originally designated the M 37, the aircraft was designed as a four-seat sports/recreation aircraft for competition in the 4th Challenge International de Tourisme (1934). The M… more

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Japanese Fighters w/Decal Sheet

Published: May 2, 2021
Book Author(s): Damian Majsak
Company: Kagero Publishing

Kagero Publishing is widely known in scale modeling circles as producers of reference books that often come with a bonus decal sheet. That all started in 2001, with their immediately successful “Camouflage & Decals” series. Apparently, they had technical issues surrounding the decal sheets so the series was, unfortunately, short-lived.

“Japanese Fighters” brings the series back to… more