The Chieftain was the British Army's Main Battle Tank from 1966 to 1986, providing the backbone of its heavy armour during the Cold War. Incorporating a host of revolutionary design features, Chieftains saw combat in the 1980s during the Iran-Iraq War; Kuwaiti Chieftains fought the Iraqi Army during the invasion of 1990; and British Army specialist engineer Chieftains were used in 1991 during Desert Storm. Author Dick Taylor is a former Chieftain and Challenger tank commander. The Haynes Chieftain Tank Manual is published in association with the Tank Museum. Ideal for anyone who loves tanks! This hardback book has 156 pages and measures: 28 x 21.5 x 1.5cm approx.
The Luftwaffe's Messerschmitt Bf109 single-seat fighter was the main combat adversary of the RAF's Hurricanes and Spitfires in the Battle of Britain. This sister volume to the acclaimed Spitfire Manual covers the history of the Bf109, restoration to flight, the views of owners, pilots and engineers, and operating and servicing insights. Data boxes cover Bf109 facts and figures, plus interviews with Luftwaffe pilots and modern-day owner-pilots. Illustrated with a mix of specially commissioned colour and archive photographs, the Bf109 Manual also includes illustrations from Luftwaffe official wartime servicing manuals, and coverage of restoration projects in the UK and overseas. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781844256426 • Author: Paul Blackah and Malcolm Lowe • Publisher: J H Haynes & Co Ltd • Format: Hardback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 27.94 x 21.59 x 2.03 cm
Delve into the world of liqueurs and infusions and explore the history of ancient mystics and alchemists to the modern day sophisticated cocktail bars! Containing more than 30 recipes for making the liqueurs themselves, master the simple techniques outlined and open the door to a whole new paradise of flavoured drinks. The essential guide for anyone looking to explore the world of spirited infusions, to create the most spectacular drinks and host the most sparkling cocktail parties. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785210877• Author: Tim Hampson• Publisher: Haynes• Format: Hardback• Pages: 144• Dimensions: 28 x 22 x 2cm
Living in a world where body beauty is a thing to aspire to, the Hollywood movies and glossy magazines all make us feel a little... well, self-conscious. Yet, most of us have no idea how to go about achieving a figure or physique to be proud of and the simple truth is that the task is very challenging and exercise is only one-third of the battle. In this manual, learn how to manage nutrition, sleep and stress to become the best version of you, inside and out! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785211782• Author: Sean Lerwill• Publisher: Haynes• Format: Paperback• Pages: 169• Dimensions: 26.7 x 21 x 1cm