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NAVAL AIR: CELEBRATING A CENTURY OF NAVAL FLYING

By: Kaplan, Philip

Price: $10.80

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

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

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

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

B-17 in Action - Aircraft No. 63

By: Larry Davis

Price: $4.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Squadron/Signal Publications: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 067713

ISBN: 0897471520

Condition: Near Fine


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

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

Price: $76.50

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

German Jet Genesis

By: Masters, David

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, Jane's Information Group: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 069646

ISBN: 0710601867

Condition: Near Fine


Musty stored odor. View more info

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The Wright Brothers

By: McCullough, David

Price: $9.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2015

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 072597

ISBN: 1476728747

Condition: As New


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Hunter Killer Inside America's Unmanned Air War

By: McCurley, Lt. Col. T. Mark

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 2015

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 072410

ISBN: 0525954430

Condition: Near Fine


Tight, clean unmarked. Illustrated View more info

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Winged Warriors : The Cold War from the Cockpit

By: McDonald, Paul

Price: $27.00

Publisher: U. K., Pen & Sword: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061801

ISBN: 1848847483

Condition: New


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FR-1 FIREBALL : Mini In Action Number 5

By: McDowell, Ernest

Price: $9.00

Publisher: SQUADRON/SIGNAL CARROLTON 1995: 1995

Edition: F

Seller ID: 001729I


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The Deltoid Pumpkin Seed

By: McPhee, John

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Ballantine: 1979

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 015113

ISBN: 0345279999

Condition: Fair to Good


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Pilots: Canadian Stories from the Cockpit

By: Melady, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Mcclelland & Stewart Ltd: 1991

Seller ID: 069661

ISBN: 077105887X

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to edges, binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated View more info

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In the Hands of Fate: The Story of Patrol Wing Ten, 8 December 1941 - 11 May 1942

By: Messimer, Dwight R.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Pr: 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 045585

ISBN: 1557505470

Condition: New


Patrol Wing Ten was the only U.S. Navy aviation unit to fight the Japanese in the early weeks of World War II, and the daring exploits of its PBY scout-plane pilots offer a dramatic tale of heroism, duty, and controversy. Poorly equipped and dead tired from flying back-to-back patrols with no fighter cover, the men lost sixty-six percent of their aircraft in just eight weeks as they took on an enemy that outnumbered them nearly 1,000 to one. This forceful narrative place... View more info