Second Hand Book Lists
Out of Print Books
(Used copies can be sourced by calling or emailing us)
VIETNAM SONS OF THE HUNTER
Soldiers of the Hunter Valley region of NSW who served in Vietnam in various units. A potted history of their experiences when fighting against the Viet cong.
THE WESTERN DESERT CAMPAIGN
History of North African campaigns 1940-41 and includes many maps, photographs and illustrations in colour. Great overview of our battles.
Unit history of 2/2 Machine-gun Battalion in 9 Division. They saw action at Alamein, New Guinea and Borneo. Well illustrated.
History of 2/6 Armoured Regiment in Buna and Sanananda battles. The tanks blasted the Japanese out of their enclaves and aided the final victory.
WINNING WITH INTELLIGENCE
Brigadier John Rogers headed WW2 military intelligence. He first joined as a WW1 Private and by 1918 was in Monash's HQ.
Royal Australian Corps of Transport
From 1973 this corps built an impressive record of service in many peace-time operations as well as aiding the civil arena.
DOVES OVER PACIFIC
Covers the 1990s 'Crisis' on Bougainville (PNG) as well as Operation 'Big Talk' lead by NZ and Operation 'Lagoon' led by Australia.
The 1941 ANZAC-British ill-fated defence of Crete, ended by German para troops. Many allies went into captivity.
The 2/9th AIF Battalion, 1939-45.
Author: Gordon Dickens
RAAF IN RUSSIA
455 RAAF Squadron, 1942.
Author: Geoffrey W Raebel
ANGAU - One Man Law
Australian New Guinea Administrative Unit.
Author: Clarrie James
HE CAME FROM AUSTRALIA
A biography on Lt Percy Ralph MM, 53rd Battalion.
Author: Yves Fohlen
TRACKS OF THE DRAGON
The unusual subject of 'locating artillery' used from WW1 to WW2 to Vietnam to enable soldiers to find where the enemy is firing from.
Author: Keith R Ayliffe & John M Posener
WITH GUTS & BAYONETS
Diggers & Doughboys on the Hindenburg Line, 1918.
Author: Yves Fohlen
MADNESS & THE MILITARY
Australia's experience of the Great War.
Author: Michael Tyquin
Songs of the Australians in eleven wars.
Author: Warren Fahey
PROUDLY WE SERVED
A history of 2/5 Australian General Hospital, 1940-45. Second Edition based on the original book compiled by Innes Brodziak.
Revised by: Vince Egan
3RAR in South Vietnam, 1967-68. Also includes 'The Riflemen', The battalion's second tour, 1971.
Author: Michael C English
A 1992 history of our RAN submarine fleet from WWI onwards. The author served on the Otway, so has a good insight.
MILNE BAY 1942
A full account of the battle in New Guinea that turned the Japanese back.
Authors: Greg Knight & Clive Baker
THE LANDING AT ANZAC
A good account of the campaign with good illustrations and battle maps. It also shows the weapons of both sides and questions Charles Beans’ version of events.
Author: Chris Roberts
CHEMICAL WARFARE IN AUSTRALIA
Australia's involvement in chemical warfare, 1915-45
Author: Geoff Plunkett
SECOND TO NONE
2RAR as the Anzac Battalion in Vietnam, 1970-71
Author: JM Church
STRIKE & RETURN
The RAAF's greatest World War Two bomber squadron. 460 Heavy Bomber Squadron.
Author: Peter Firkins
THE GESTAPO HUNTERS
464 RAAF Squadron 1942-45
Authors: Mark Lax & Leon Kane-Maguire
CAMPAIGNING WITH THE FIGHTING 9th
In and out of the line with the 9th Battalion AIF.
Author: CM Wrench MC
The story of the 55th/53rd Battalion AIF.
The story of the Militia Infantry Battalions in the South West Pacific area, 1941-45.
Author: FM Budden
AUSTRALIA IN THE KOREAN WAR V1
Volume 1, Strategy & Diplomact, 1950-53.
Author: Robert O'Neill
AUSTRALIA IN THE KOREAN WAR V2
Volume 2, Combat Operations, 1950-53.
Author: Robert O'Neill
AUSTRALIAN WAR GRAVES
A guide to Australian war graves in Western Europe, 1939-45.
Author: Robert Cleworth
A diary of Australia's secret wartime Kimberley airbase, 1943-46.
Authors: John & Carol Beasy
Photographs by Australian Veterans of the Vietnam Conflict.
Author: Bob Breen
SONGS OF THE BEAUFORTS
No. 100 Squadron RAAF and Beaufort Bomber operations. Second Edition.
Author: Colin M King
HEROES & GENTLEMEN
Colonel Tom Price and the Victorian Mounted Rifles.
Author: Winty Calder
A life of Major General 'Tubby' Allen.
Author: Stuart Braga
50 yrs of RAAC
Fifty years of the Royal Australian Armoured Corps.
Author: Paul Handel
PORT MORESBY YESTERDAY & TODAY
Author: Ian Stuart
MATES MORTARS MINEFIELDS
Author: Ernie R Holden
THE 61st BATTALION
The Queensland Cameron Highlanders' War, 1939-45.
Author: James Watt
MEN OF COURAGE
BEFORE THE ANZAC DAWN
A military history of Australia to 1915.
Edited by: Craig Stockings & John Connor
BENEATH HILL 60
The true story behind the major Australian motion picture. The Australian miners' secret warfare beneath the trenches of the Western Front.
Author: Will Davies
The life of Matthew Flinders.
Author: Ernest Scott
The authorised biography.
Author: Peter Fitzsimons