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Rescue Pilot : Cheating the Sea

By: Grayson, Jerry

Price: $15.75  $14.18

Publisher: London, Adlard Coles: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 072024

ISBN: 1472917936

Condition: New


Includes the Fasnet Yacht Race rescues. View more info

War Planes of the Second World War Volume 9 Bombers and Reconnaissance Aircraft

By: Green, William

Price: $36.00  $32.40

Publisher: Garden City New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 072941

Condition: Near Fine


Planes of Germany. Drawings by Dennis I. Punnitt. Black & white photographs. Very minor wear to edges. Tight, clean, unmarked. View more info

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DUTY : A Father, His Son, and the Man Who Won the War (Paul Tibbets, pilot of Enola Gay)

By: Greene, Bob

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: Morrow New York 2000: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000002I

ISBN: 0380978490

Condition: Fine


"At 83 you do not have anything to say to anyone under 60" View more info

The Lady and the Tigers

By: Greenlaw, Olga S.

Price: $58.50  $52.65

Publisher: New York, Books, Inc.: 1943

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 048584

Condition: Very Good


Mapped endpapers, gift notation verso ffep. Wife of an avaition expert 'tells' about Chennault. 317pp View more info

FIGHTER AIRCRAFT IN COLOR

By: Gunston, Bill

Price: $7.88  $7.09

Publisher: Cathay Books no date given:

Seller ID: 050333S


VG in pictorial boards. Quarto, 64 pages. View more info

World Encyclopedia of Aircraft Manufacturers: From the Pioneers to the Present Day

By: Gunston, Bill

Price: $7.20  $6.48

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Pr: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 065584

ISBN: 1557509395

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to edges, corners bumped. Clean, tight, unmarked. Black & white photographs View more info

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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 Ge... 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 volunt... 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 Chu... 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 shap... 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