News archive for December 2015

 An online database
 books and information
 on the Web since 1995

Enter first few characters
 New & forthcoming 
 Books by subjects 

 Book reviews 
 Recommended reading 
 Latest book feedback 

 War Diary 
 Nations at war 
 Trivia challenge 

 Popular resources 
 Recent views 

 Random book 
 Random author 
 Random publisher 
 Random subject 
 Random War Diary 
 Random biography 
 Random book review 

 Sell your books 

 WWII links

 About us 
 Site guide 
 Site index 


   News archives page

Forthcoming from Southwater
31 December 2015

Price, Alfred and Mike Spick. Great Aircraft of World War II. Forthcoming from Southwater in January 2016

Forthcoming from Macmillan
31 December 2015

Cesarani, David. Final Solution: The Fate of the Jews 1933-1949. Forthcoming from Macmillan in January 2016

Now available from Bloomsbury
30 December 2015

Norma, Caroline. The Japanese Comfort Women and Sexual Slavery During the China and Pacific Wars. London: Bloomsbury, 2015

Forthcoming from Tauris
30 December 2015

Fevziu, Blendi and Robert Elsie. Enver Hoxha: The Iron Fist of Albania. Forthcoming from I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd in January 2016

News from Pen and Sword
29 December 2015

Among the many, many titles on the P&S production schedule, we note these three in particular for January release:

Forthcoming from Little Brown
28 December 2015

Borneman, Walter R. MacArthur at War: World War II in the Pacific. Forthcoming from Little Brown and Company in May 2016

Forthcoming from Osprey
28 December 2015

Kirchubel, Robert. Atlas of the Eastern Front. Forthcoming from Osprey Publishing in January 2016

Book review
27 December 2015

Boer, Peter C. The Loss of Java: The Final Battles for the Possession of Java Fought by Allied Air, Naval and Land Forces in the Period of 18 February - 7 March 1942. Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2011

Read our review

Now available from UPK
26 December 2015

Yamashita, Samuel Hideo. Daily Life in Wartime Japan, 1940-1945. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2015

News from Fonthill
26 December 2015

Fonthill Media plans at least three new releases in January:

Christmas during war
25 December 2015

Visit our War Diary for these interesting chronicles of Christmas during World War II:

Forthcoming from Big Sky
25 December 2015

Farrell, Brian and Garth Pratten. Malaya: 1941-42. Forthcoming from Big Sky Publishing in January 2016

Now available from NIP
24 December 2015

Wenger, J. Michael, Robert J. Cressman, and John Di Virgilio. No One Avoided Danger: NAS Kaneohe Bay and the Japanese Attack of 7 December 1941. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2015

Forthcoming from PublicAffairs
24 December 2015

Williams, Susan. Spies in the Congo: America's Atomic Mission in World War II. Forthcoming from PublicAffairs in May 2016

Forthcoming from Amber
23 December 2015

Draman, Peter. Uniforms of World War II: Over 250 Uniforms of Armies, Navies and Air Forces of the World. Forthcoming from Amber Books in January 2016

News from Illinois
22 December 2015

University of Illinois Press has announced two WWII-related titles scheduled for publication during the first half of 2016:

Now available from OUP
21 December 2015

Kaminski, Theresa. Angels of the Underground: The American Women who Resisted the Japanese in the Philippines in World War II. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015

Forthcoming from Austin State
21 December 2015

Pearce, John. Footprints of a Private. Forthcoming from Stephen F. Austin State University Press in January 2016

Book review
20 December 2015

Lunde, Henrik O. Finland's War of Choice: The Troubled German-Finnish Coalition in World War II. Havertown, PA: Casemate, 2011

Read our review

News from Marc Rikmenspoel
19 December 2015

Marc tells us he's working on volume two of his very popular Sunwheels and Siegrunen book, with anticipated publication in 2017 by Helion.

Forthcoming from Kansas
19 December 2015

Crane, Conrad C. American Airpower Strategy in World War II: Bombs, Cities, Civilians, and Oil. Forthcoming from University Press of Kansas in May 2016

Now available from Bloomsbury
18 December 2015

Devine, L. P. The British Way of War in Northwest Europe, 1944-5: A Study of Two Infantry Divisions. London: Bloomsbury, 2015

Forthcoming from Palgrave Macmillan
17 December 2015

Deletant, Dennis. British Clandestine Activities in Romania During the Second World War. Forthcoming from Palgrave Macmillan Publishing Company in January 2016

News from Helion
16 December 2015

The pipeline from Solihull to your bookshelf is full of goodies!

First, Helion has just released two new titles:

Next, they have a full load of books scheduled for publication in January:

Forthcoming from NAL
15 December 2015

Duffy, James P. War at the End of the World: Douglas MacArthur and the Forgotten Fight For New Guinea, 1942-1945. Forthcoming from New American Library in January 2016

Now available from McFarland
14 December 2015

Womack, Tom. The Allied Defense of the Malay Barrier, 1941-1942. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2015

Book review
13 December 2015

Obhodas, Amir and Jason D. Mark. Croatian Legion: The 369th Reinforced (Croatian) Infantry Regiment on the Eastern Front, 1941-1943. Sydney: Leaping Horseman Books, 2010

Read our review

Forthcoming from Allen Lane
12 December 2015

Raghavan, Srinath. India's War: The Making of Modern South Asia, 1939-1945. Forthcoming from Allen Lane in March 2016

Forthcoming from OUP
12 December 2015

Roy, Kaushik. India and World War II: War, Armed Forces and Society, 1939-1945. Forthcoming from Oxford University Press in March 2016

Now available from Pegasus
11 December 2015

Barr, Niall. Eisenhower's Armies: The American-British Alliance during World War II. New York: Pegasus Books, 2015

Forthcoming from Haynes
10 December 2015

Beam, Roger. Englandspiel: The England Game, SOE's Worst Wartime Disaster. Forthcoming from Haynes Publishing in January 2016

Forthcoming from Indiana
9 December 2015

Day, Ronnie. New Georgia: The Second Battle for the Solomons. Forthcoming from Indiana University Press in March 2016

Now available from Tauris
8 December 2015

Gogun, Alexander. Stalin's Commandos: Ukrainian Partisan Forces on the Eastern Front. London: I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd, 2015

Forthcoming from Big Sky
8 December 2015

Bradley, Phillip. Wau: 1942-43. Forthcoming from Big Sky Publishing in January 2016

War Diary
7 December 2015

Today seems like a good day to remind everyone about our detailed day-by-day chronicle of the Second World War, now amounting to more than 62,000 entries—and growing—with 7 December 1941 standing out as a fairly important date.

News from Da Capo
7 December 2015

Da Capo Press has three new WWII titles scheduled for publication in May and June:

Now available from McFarland
7 December 2015

Newell, Reg. The Battle for Vella Lavella: The Allied Recapture of Solomon Islands Territory, August 15-September 9, 1943. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2015

Book review
6 December 2015

Heiferman, Ronald Ian. The Cairo Conference of 1943: Roosevelt, Churchill, Chiang Kai-shek and Madame Chiang. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2011

Read our review

Now available from NIP
5 December 2015

Harder, Robert O. The Three Musketeers of the Army Air Forces: From Hitler's Fortress Europa to Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2015

Forthcoming from Big Sky
4 December 2015

Beale, Peter. Fallen Sentinel: Australian Tanks in World War II. Forthcoming from Big Sky Publishing in January 2016

3 December 2015

We've added another self-publisher, Adrienne de Mont, and her book of her father's wartime diary and letters, Waiting for Something to Happen: An RAF Serviceman's Reflections on Life and Love in WW2, to our Directory of Self-Publishers.

If you've self-published a military-related title about World War II, especially if you're a veteran writing about your wartime experiences, please send us information so we can add you to the Directory.

Now available from Zenith
2 December 2015

Fredrickson, John. Warbird Factory: North American Aviation in World War II. Minneapolis, MN: Zenith Press, 2015

News from Helion
1 December 2015

Signals from Solihull tell us Helion & Company has published Barbarossa Derailed: The Battle for Smolensk, July-August 1941, volume 4: Atlas, the final volume in the set by Col. David Glantz.


News archives page  


We don't buy, stock, publish, or sell books or anything else.
NEWS     BOOKS     AUTHORS     PUBLISHERS     SELF-PUBLISHERS     BOOKSELLERS. Copyright © 1995-2019 Bill Stone