The construction of large oceanic submarines in the Empire of Japan was related to two basic facts. The first was the achievements in the Atlantic and not only by the German submarines during the First World War. The second one, more important, was the concept of "Decisive battle."
M3 General Lee - an American medium tank from World War II era, also used by the British army. In the US, known as Lee, in the United Kingdom as Grant. M3 tank was created as a result of the need to replace the obsolete M2 tank, which did not match the WWII battlefield.
Nuts & Bolts Vol 43 Famo's Sd.Kfz. 9 18 ton Zugkraftwagen – armoured and unarmoured variants
The SMS Blücher was the last armored cruiser built by the German Empire. She was constructed to counter the new armored cruisers rumored as being built by the British.
Nuts & Bolts Vol 42 The standard 6x6 cross-country lorry of the Wehrmacht
Par Mario Eens Guide illustré pour monter des maquettes réalistes et très détaillées de chars allemands et russes de la seconde guerre mondiale Fully illustrated guide to creating realistic and highly detailed finishes on models of WWII German and Russian tanks.
Nuts & Bolts Vol 41
Au cours de ses 25 années d’utilisation, le char Renault FT a été utilisé dans de nombreux pays: France, Italie, Pologne, États-Unis, Belgique, Brésil, Grèce, Turquie, Chine, Pays baltes, Russie soviétique, Japon, Roumanie. , les Pays-Bas, la Finlande, la Suède, la Suisse et la Yougoslavie.
The Aviation Department of the Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History
The idea of creating such an album dedicated to the battleships of World War Two had been born in the last dozen or so years. During this period, various concepts appeared in print, which were meant to present those beautiful ships in the form of a "condensed pill.”
This is the first in a planned series of 4-5 photo study volumes documenting the full restoration of a WW2 Panther tank at the Wheatcroft Collection. The Wheatcroft Collection is the second largest private Armour collection in the world.
Western Tank Development 1945-1959 This book is intended to be the first in a short series looking at the major developments of battle tanks by the western nations in the period from the end of the Second World War to the present.
The Messerschmitt Bf 110 was a typical working horse of the German Luftwaffe.
Junkers Ju 87 ‘Stuka', the most famous WW2 German dive bomber. This publication is a visual study of the production variants of the Junkers Ju 87 B.
The Type XXI U-boot was one of the few types of weapon that, despite being unable to take part in combat, completely changed the character of naval actions at sea. It was the first true submarine in history.
The second part of the incredible restoration of the Wheatcroft collection Panther documented in great detail by the Research Squad featuring work to date including the rebuilding of the engine and turret. Full colour large format images also include technical drawings and pre-restoration including historical background of the subject vehicle.