Latest release from Fonthill Media:-
A Detailed History of RAF Manston
1941-1945: Invicta – The Undefeated
Joe Bamford, John Williams and Peter Gallagher
The third volume of this superb four-volume series detailing the history of Britain’s most distinguished RAF station.
Fonthill Media are to publish a book in October as a first in a series of books on the Battle Of Britain, starting with the Battle for the Channel, that saw the Luftwaffe targeting merchant shipping, before switching to airfields.
Fonthill Media are to release a book on a previously unpublished compilation of German and Japanese secret projects of suicide aircraft of W.W.2.
This book pictures the growth of British air transport from inception in 1910 to the formation of Imperial Airways in 1934 and the beginnings of BOAC. It shows the impetus given to aircraft production in the First World War and presents an account of the operational and financial fortunes of each of the principal airlines, which began operations shortly after.
By Robin Higham
The complete history of the Junkers Ju 52/3m in civil and military service around the world since 1930 by Jan Forsgren.
Fonthill media's new book by Jason Nicholas Moore looks at the history of the Lavochkin Soviet fighter aircraft of the Second World War.
Fonthill Media has a new release that ask's questions about the Army and RAF policy's from 1938-1940
Jay Slater of Fonthill Media has sent us information on four new releases covering the second world war and beyond.
Due for publication next month by Fonthill Media, Derek James' reworked story of Gloster Aircraft looks set to be the definitive study of the company and its aircraft.
Among Fonthill Media's line-up of titles for April is the story of one of the most important aircraft of WW2 - The Junkers Ju 52 - "Tanta Ju" as it was affectionately known in Germany.
Among the recent publications from Fonthill media is the story of Leif Lundsten who escaped from occupied Norway to continue the fight with 331 Squadron, flying over 100 missions before tragically being shot down by friendly fire shortly after D-Day.
This new book from Fonthill Media traces the development of German night fighters from WW1 through to the defence of the Third Reich against Bomber Command.
New from Fonthill Media comes a study of the NC-4, and its epic first flight between America and Europe – just weeks before Alcock and Brown made their non-stop crossing.
Fonthill Media have sent us details of a new reference on Lavochkin's classic fighters due for publication at the end of March. This looks set to be a must-read for VVS enthusiasts.
Due for publication this spring by Fonthill Media is "‘Paddy’ Finucane and the Legend of the Kenley Wing". Anthony Cooper's new book will take a detailed look at the facts and fiction that still surround the unit and its pilots over 70 years on.
Fonthill Media have sent us details of their January line-up of books. With everything from ghosts to Stratofortresses, there's certainly a packed and varied range of titles to start the New Year.
Another interesting release from Fonthill Media
Diary of a Second World War Navigator John Gellner
(Edited by Pavel Vančata)
The unique diary of a Czechoslovakian navigator who served with No. 311 (Czechoslovak) Bomber Squadron during the Second World War
New from Fonthill Media
Heathrow Airport An Illustrated History Kevan James .
A definitive illustrated history of London Heathrow Airport covering seventy years of operations
News from Fonthill Media:
Spitfire Glory The Wartime Flying Life of Leif Lundsten
Tor Idar Larsen
A gripping story of a man’s heroic war effort and the Spitfires he took to the skies
This looks like a real trip down memory lane. In their new book, Paul Fiddian and Andrew Norman look at the story of the Biggin Hill International Air Fair – or simply “The Air Show”, as we knew it as kids growing up in Bromley in the '60s.
Greg Baugham examines the RAF's bombing policy in the wake of WWI. The detailed study covers the period through the so-called “Golden Age” up the rush to re-arm in the face of the threat from Nazism.
Fonthill Media have announced what looks set to be essential reading for modellers building Soviet Cold War fighters. Alexander Mladenov's study covers the topic from the earliest days through to the end of the USSR.
In a new reference work, Jeannette Remak studies the B-52. Still in service after 60 years, the amazing BUFF looks set to continue on into the 2040s.
New from Fonthill Media comes Station 115 Shipdham. In this volume, author Peter Bodle studies the USAAF bomber base in detail.
New from Fonthill Media come studies of two of the RAF's iconic WW2 bombers. Covering both ends of the spectrum, the volumes cover the Stirling – the first of the “heavies” - and the incomparable Mosquito.