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Now available from Skyhorse
15 February 2019

Vaz, Mark Cotta and John H. Hill. Pan Am at War: How the Airline Secretly Helped America Fight World War II. New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2019


Forthcoming from OUP
14 February 2019

Caddick-Adams, Patrick. Sand and Steel: The D-Day Invasions and the Liberation of France. Forthcoming from Oxford University Press in May 2019


Forthcoming from Pegasus
13 February 2019

Cross, Robin. Operation Dragoon: The Allied Liberation of the South of France, 1944. Forthcoming from Pegasus Books in March 2019


Now available from Red Kite
12 February 2019

Boiten, Theo. Nachtjagd Combat Archive: The Early Years, Part Two: 13 July 1941 - 29 May 1942. Walton on Thames, Surrey: Red Kite, 2019


Yugo 1
11 February 2019

Byford, Jovan. Picturing Genocide in the Independent State of Croatia. Forthcoming from Bloomsbury in May 2019


Yugo 2
11 February 2019

Trifkovic, Gaj. Parleying with the Devil: Prisoner Exchange in Yugoslavia, 1941-1945. Forthcoming from Andarta / University Press of Kentucky in June 2019


Yugo 3
11 February 2019

Korb, Alexander. Intertwined Genocides: Mass Violence in Western Yugoslavia during the Second World War. Forthcoming from Oxford University Press in October 2019


Forthcoming from Allen Lane
9 February 2019

Todman, Daniel. Britain's War, volume 2: A New World, 1942-1947. Forthcoming from Allen Lane in March 2019


Now available from Routledge
8 February 2019

Murray, Chris (editor). Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War: Forgotten Fronts. London: Routledge, 2019


Forthcoming from Kagero
7 February 2019

Martinez, Eduardo. Spanish Air Force During World War II. Forthcoming from Kagero Publishing in March 2019


Forthcoming from FSG
6 February 2019

Stahel, David. Retreat from Moscow: Reconceiving Germany's Winter Campaign, 1941-1942. Forthcoming from Farrar, Straus, and Giroux in November 2019


Now available from Stackpole
5 February 2019

Stout, Jay A. Air Apaches: The True Story of the 345th Bomb Group and Its Low, Fast, and Deadly Missions in World War II. Guilford, CT: Stackpole Books, 2019


Forthcoming from Potomac
4 February 2019

Bailey, Steven K. Bold Venture: The American Bombing of Japanese-Occupied Hong Kong, 1942-1945. Forthcoming from Potomac Books Inc in March 2019


Book review
3 February 2019

Rivas, Santiago. Brazilians at War: Brazilian Aviation in the Second World War. Solihull, UK: Helion & Company, 2017

Read our review


News from Annapolis
2 February 2019

Naval Institute Press has cranked up the production schedule for the next six months or so, with a plethora of new WWII titles on the way. Here are some of of the upcoming books. Check our NIP page for more.


Forthcoming from Indiana
1 February 2019

Roy, Kaushik. Battle for Malaya: The Indian Army in Defeat, 1941-1942. Forthcoming from Indiana University Press in November 2019


Forthcoming from Routledge
31 January 2019

Scheck, Raffael et al (editor). German-Occupied Europe in the Second World War. Forthcoming from Routledge in February 2019


Forthcoming from Wisconsin
31 January 2019

Chamberlain, Sharon W. A Reckoning: Philippine Trials of Japanese War Criminals. Forthcoming from University of Wisconsin Press in February 2019


Now available from McFarland
30 January 2019

Baron, Scott. Valor of Many Stripes: Remarkable Americans in World War II. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2019


Forthcoming from Amberley
30 January 2019

Trigg, Jonathan. D-Day through German Eyes: How the Wehrmacht Lost France. Forthcoming from Amberley Publishing in May 2019


Now available from Osprey
29 January 2019

The books keep coming from Osprey:


Forthcoming from Amberley
28 January 2019

Sadler, John. D-Day: The British Beach Landings. Forthcoming from Amberley Publishing in February 2019


Book review
27 January 2019

Gailey, Harry A. Bougainville: The Forgotten Campaign, 1943-1945. Lexington, KY: University of Kentucky Press, 2003

Read our review


Now available from Columbia
26 January 2019

Junger, Ernst. A German Officer in Occupied Paris: The War Journals, 1941-1945. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019


Forthcoming from Casemate
25 January 2019

Jacobsen, Hans Adolf. Dunkirk: German Operations in France 1940. Forthcoming from Casemate in February 2019


Now available from Kentucky
24 January 2019

Fuller, Robert L. The Struggle for Cooperation: Liberated France and the American Military, 1944-1946. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2018


Forthcoming from Uniform Press
23 January 2019

Addington, Scott. Invasion! D-Day & Operation Overlord in One Hundred Moments. Forthcoming from Uniform Press in April 2019


Now available from Germany
22 January 2019

Urbanke, Axel. Mit der Kamera an der Front: Als Kriegsberichter bei der I.(J)/LG 2 und dem JG 77. Bad Zwischenahn, Germany: Luftfahrtverlag START, 2019


News from North Carolina
21 January 2019

McFarland & Company reports another WWII title on its publication schedule and some updated release dates:


Forthcoming from Indiana
19 January 2019

Stern, Robert C. Scratch One Flattop: The First Carrier Air Campaign and the Battle of the Coral Sea. Forthcoming from Indiana University Press in June 2019


News from Hungary
18 January 2019

PeKo Publishing reports that 40M Nimrod Tank Destroyer and Armoured Anti Aircraft Gun by Attila Bonhardt will be published in February.


Forthcoming from Routledge
17 January 2019

Murray, Chris (editor). Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War: Forgotten Fronts. Forthcoming from Routledge in February 2019


Now available from Twelve
16 January 2019

Strausbaugh, John. Victory City: A History of New York and New Yorkers during World War II. New York: Twelve, 2018


Now available from OUP
15 January 2019

Brodie, Thomas. German Catholicism at War, 1939-1945. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018


Forthcoming from Dutton
14 January 2019

O'Brien, Phillips Payson. The Second Most Powerful Man in the World: The Life of Admiral William D. Leahy, Roosevelt's Chief of Staff. Forthcoming from Dutton Books in May 2019


Editor's Choice Awards for 2018
13 January 2019

This month marks the 20th annual Stone & Stone Second World War Books selection of new releases for our Editor's Choice awards—aka the "Stonies"—as the best new books of the year. Here are the winners of the Stonies for 2018.


News from Australia
12 January 2019

We're told by Allen & Unwin that D-Day New Guinea: The Extraordinary Story of the Battle for Lae and the Greatest Combined Airborne and Amphibious Operation of the Pacific War by Phillip Bradley is scheduled for publication in April.


Blood. Oil. Axis.
11 January 2019

Broich, John. Blood, Oil and the Axis: The Allied Resistance Against a Fascist State in Iraq and the Levant, 1941. Forthcoming from The Overlook Press in April 2019


Now available from Routledge
10 January 2019

Lintott, Brett. The Mediterranean Double-Cross System, 1941-1945. London: Routledge, 2018


T. Cadman WW2 Books
10 January 2019

In the mail we received "Catalogue #162" from T. Cadman. As always, loads of WWII titles hoping to find a new home on your bookshelf.


Forthcoming from R and L
9 January 2019

Weber, Ronald. Dateline Liberated Paris: The Hotel Scribe and the Invasion of the Press. Forthcoming from Rowman and Littlefield in April 2019


News from David Lee Russell
8 January 2019

Author David Lee Russell emailed us that his new book from McFarland, David McCampbell: Top Ace of U.S. Naval Aviation in World War II, is on the way. McCampbell shot down 34 Japanese aircraft and was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.


War. Occupation. Liberation.
7 January 2019

Devos, Wannes and Kevin Gony. War, Occupation, Liberation: Belgium 1940-1945. Forthcoming from Lannoo in April 2019


Now available from McFarland
7 January 2019

Jordan, David M. Robert A. Lovett and the Development of American Air Power. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2018


Book review
6 January 2019

Ross, Stewart Halsey. Strategic Bombing by the United States in World War II: The Myths and the Facts. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2003

Read our review


Now available from Potomac
5 January 2019

Goldman, Stan. Left to the Mercy of a Rude Stream: The Bargain That Broke Adolf Hitler and Saved My Mother. Lincoln, Nebraska: Potomac Books Inc, 2018


Forthcoming from The History Press
4 January 2019

Townend, Will and Frank Baldwin. History of the Royal Regiment of Artillery: Gunners in Normandy: The History of the Royal Artillery in North-West Europe, Part 1: June - August 1944. Forthcoming from The History Press in April 2019


Now available from Helion
3 January 2019

Jackson, Ashley. Ceylon at War, 1939-1945. Solihull, UK: Helion & Company, 2018


Forthcoming from Stackpole
2 January 2019

Stout, Jay A. Air Apaches: The True Story of the 345th Bomb Group and Its Low, Fast, and Deadly Missions in World War II. Forthcoming from Stackpole Books in February 2019


Book statistics for 2018
1 January 2019

For the beginning of the new year we present a compilation of statistics from Stone & Stone showing the most popular books, authors, publishers, and subjects for the year 2018.

 

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Gunby, David and Pelham Temple. Royal Air Force Bomber Losses in the Middle East and Mediterranean, volume 1: 1939-1942. Hinckley, UK: Midland Publishing Limited, 2006 ISBN: 1-85780-234-9

Pages: 222

Introduction; Acknowledgments; Sources and Bibliography; Glossary of Terms

Appendices: Maps of Bases; Linked and Joined Squadrons; Walking Back

We're big fans of the aircraft "losses" books from Midland Publishing, including ....

 

 

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