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B-17s Over Berlin: Personal Stories from the 95th Bomb Group (Memories of War)

By: Hawkins, Ian

Price: $3.60  $3.24

Publisher: U.S.A., Potomac Books: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 067715

ISBN: 1574888420

Condition: Near Fine


The 95th Bomb Group achieved fame as the first unit to strike Berlin in a daylight raid and as the only combat group in Europe to win three Presidential Distinguished Unit Citations for courage and daring. "B-17sOver Berlin" is a unique compilation of vivid personal tales of the legendary 95th, told by the surviving crewmen themselves and the English villagers who knew them. Crashes, captures, thrilling escapes these are the true stories of the furious air combat over Germany, Norway, and Poland that helped turn the tide of World War II. View more info

Historic Airships

By: Holland, Rupert Sargent

Price: $27.00  $24.30

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York 1928: 1928

Edition: F

Seller ID: 000402I


1st edition. Hardbound Good plus in impressed red boards Manning de V Lee illustrator View more info

Carrier Wars : Naval Aviation from World War II to the Persian Gulf

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A.: McGraw-Hill Companies, The, 1989: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 039553

ISBN: 0070306257

Condition: Very Good


Tiny stain to head, unaffects. View more info

Carrier Wars : Naval Aviation from World War II to the Persian Gulf

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: $5.40  $4.86

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Companies: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 059207

ISBN: 0070306257

Condition: Very Good


Tight, clean copy. Black & white photographs View more info

Veteran and Vintage Aircraft

By: Hunt, Leslie

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Scribner: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 044616

ISBN: 0684148951

Condition: Good to Very Good


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Shig: The True Story of an American Kamikaze a Memoir

By: Imamura, Shigeo

Price: $58.50  $52.65

Publisher: Baltimore, American Literary Press: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 060212

ISBN: 1561676608

Condition: Fine


Shig is the story of how a young American citizen became caught up in the atmosphere of pre-war Japan, surrendered himself to the vortex of ultra-nationalism, became "110% Japanese," and volunteered unquestioningly as a kamikaze. This remarkable posthumously published story of life between two countries has a message for both those in Shig's "motherland," the United States and his "fatherland," Japan. He tells exactly how all too easily one can step forward to volunteer for madness, embracing one's own destruction and of all that should be held most dear. His message is that enduring peace... View more info

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Flyboys: A True Story of Courage

By: James Bradley

Price: $3.60  $3.24

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Company: 2003

Seller ID: 074032

ISBN: 0316105848

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket slightly worn at edges, with pressure marks in several place. Tight, unmarked. Black & white photographs. View more info

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Off the Planet: Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir

By: Jerry Linenger

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Education: 2000

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 073699

ISBN: 007136112X

Condition: Near Fine


Minor wear to edges. Tight, unmarked. Signed on ffep, with signed business card laid in. Color photographs. View more info

Rocket

By: Joubert De La Ferte , Air Chief Marshal Sir Philip

Price: $7.88  $7.09

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1957

Edition: Fifth

Seller ID: 050303S

Condition: Good


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NAVAL AIR: CELEBRATING A CENTURY OF NAVAL FLYING

By: Kaplan, Philip

Price: $10.80  $9.72

Publisher: South Yorkshire, UK, Pen and Sword: 2013

Edition: First UK

Seller ID: 069260

ISBN: 1781592411

Condition: New


Naval aviation arrived early in the last century in the form of balloons and airships employed by the British Royal Navy for reconnaissance, and interest was stirring in naval circles in a greater aeronautical capacity for the service. Britain's tradition of projecting a global reach through her sea power would, in the view of many, be greatly enhanced by such a capability. Among the first advocates of military aircraft development was British naval minister, Winston Churchill.Over the course of the last century since this point of inception, huge leaps have been made in the design, developmen... View more info

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Flight Of The Gin Fizz: Midlife At 4,500 Feet

By: Kisor, Henry

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: U.S.A., Basic Books: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 072600

ISBN: 0465024254

Condition: As New


Henry Kisor didn't realize what he was getting himself into when a friend invited him aboard his small plane one afternoon, but as the engine revved and the craft took flight, he found himself exhilarated as never before. Fifty-three years old, Kisor had looked into a mirror and saw staring back "a man who was short, fat, bald, bespectacled, and deaf." He needed to reclaim his zest for life, and he found the answer in learning how to fly.Kisor's dream begins to take shape when he learns that radio communications are not required in most of America's airspace, and that "visual flight rules" are... View more info

Their Finest Hours : The RAF and the Luftwaffe in World War II

By: Klinkowitz, Jerome

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: London, Marion Boyars: 1990

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 044270

ISBN: 0714529079

Condition: As New


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Post-World War II Fighters 1945-1973

By: Knaack, Marcelle Size

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: Office of Air Force History, U.S. Air Force: 1986

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 043514

Condition: Nr Fine


Three rear index pages creased. Incorrect ISBN# View more info

Perilous Missions: Civil Air Transport and CIA Covert Operations in Asia

By: Leary, William M. and LeSchack, Leonard A.

Price: $76.50  $68.85

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Alabama Pr: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 044237

ISBN: 081730164x

Condition: Very Good


Para-military adjunct of Nationalist Chinese Airforce. Store owner's father in law is much mentioned! View more info

US Naval Airpower: Supercarrier in Action

By: Leifer, Neil;Sweetman, Bill

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: Oscceola, WI, Motorbooks International: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 052770S

ISBN: 0879382465

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to edges of boards. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Color photographs throughout. View more info

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The Dog Who Could Fly: The Incredible True Story of a WWII Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew At His Side

By: Lewis, Damien

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: U.S.A., ATRIA Books: 2014

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 072617

ISBN: 1476739145

Condition: As New


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Apache Dawn Always Outnumbered Never Outgunned

By: Lewis, Damien

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: London, Sphere: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 073673

ISBN: 1847442544

Condition: Very Good


Edges worn, corners bumped. Illustrated endpapers. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Color photographs View more info

The British Fighter Since 1912

By: Lewis, Peter

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: London, Putnam: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 073686

Condition: Very Good


Edges worn, small brown stain front page edge. Stains to board edges and damage to jacket edges from old style wrapper. Slightly cocked. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated with drawings and black & white photographs. View more info

Zero Sen : Zero Fighter Flies Over Japan

By: Maloney, Edward T. And Lykins, Donald V.

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Corona Del Mar, Planes of Fame: 1978

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 042713

Condition: Nr Fine


Restored and test flown in US and shipped to Japan to fly above Tokyo Bay in 33rd year after Pacific War commorating rhe Japanese Feast of the Dead. Bilingual English/Japanese well illustrated 32pp View more info

Sabre to Stealth : 50 Years of the United States Air Force, 1947-1997

By: March, Peter R.

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: U.K, The RAF Benevolent Fund: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048266

ISBN: 1899808809

Condition: Near Fine


Gift notation to ffep, else as new. View more info