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Flying Boats and Amphibians Since 1945

By: Oliver, David

Price: $13.50

Publisher: U.S.A., US Naval Institute Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 072333

ISBN: 0870218980

Condition: As New


Focusing on 12 major multi-engined flying boats, this book provides an operational history of the flying boats and amphibians that have been produced in seven countries. View more info

Early Flight: From Balloons to Biplanes

By: Oppel, Frank (Editor)

Price: $3.60

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Castle: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 033415G

ISBN: 1555212271

Condition: Nr Fine


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Strike Command : The Inside Story of the RAF's Warfare Heroes

By: Parker, John

Price: $13.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Headline Book Pub Ltd: 2002

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 045656

ISBN: 0755310586

Condition: New


The narrative travels through the major conflicts, with dramatic personal recollections of many classic operations. 376pp View more info

Impact The Army Air Forces' Confidential Picture History of World War II Winning the Pacific Skys

By: Parton, James (Consulting Editor)

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, U.S.A., National Historical Society: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 080444

Condition: Near Fine


Blindseal on title page. Bindings tight, pages unmarked. Full of black & white photographs. View more info

Impact The Army Air Forces' Confidential Picture History of World War II

By: Parton, James (Consulting Editor)

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, U.S.A., National Historical Society: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 080445

Condition: Near Fine


Taking the War to the Foe. Small sticker stain top front ffep. Bindings tight, pages unmarked. Full of black & white photographs. View more info

Impact The Army Air Forces' Confidential Picture History of World War II

By: Parton, James (Consulting Editor)

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, U.S.A., National Historical Society: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 080446

Condition: Fine


Strategic Air Power: Destroying the Enemy's War Resources. Bindings tight, pages unmarked. Full of black & white photographs. View more info

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The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia

By: Pastan, Amy

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Washington DC, Smithsonian Books: 2014

Seller ID: 072980

ISBN: 1588344614

Condition: Fine


Black & white illustrations and photographs throughout View more info

Aviation: The Early Years: The Hutton Getty Picture Collection

By: Peter Almond

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Konemann: 1998

Seller ID: 073865

ISBN: 3895086827

Condition: Very Good Plus


Minor wear to edges. Jacket has small chips at spine ends. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs throughout. Text in English, French & German. View more info

U.S. Carriers at War

By: Peter Kilduff

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1997

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 074174

ISBN: 1557508585

Condition: Very Good Ex-Library


Library sticker at tail of book and jacket, stamp & pencil notation title and copyright pages. No other library marks. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs View more info

German Bombers Over England

By: Philpott, Bryan

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Tucson, Aztex: 1981

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 062460

ISBN: 0894040421

Condition: Very Good


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Seven Seas Nine Lives : A Biography of Captain A. W. F. Sutton CBE DSC & BAR RN

By: Pike, Richard

Price: $36.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Pen & Sword: 2006

Edition: First UK

Seller ID: 047186

ISBN: 1844153533

Condition: New


Captain Alan William Frank Sutton's enthralling biography starts when, as a young midshipman he was in command of a small rowing cutter returning a potentially mutinous crew to the battle-cruiser HMS Repulse in which he served. Amazingly it ends in the open cockpit of a Fairy Swordfish torpedo bomber during the legendry night attack which destroyed the Italian fleet at Taranto. This biography has been written with the full cooperation of Captain Sutton who has given ... View more info

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

By: Preston, Antony

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York: Galahad, 1982: 1982

Seller ID: 000977


Very Good/Very Good. Reprint. ISBN:0 88365 6264. View more info

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Skies of Fire: Dramatic Air Combat

By: Price, Alfred

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 2002

Edition: First UK

Seller ID: 048661

ISBN: 0304359475

Condition: Near Fine


Thrill to stirring tales of bravery and challenge in the air, to aviation at the edge of endurance. The pilot who faces the unknown, who by chance flies higher or faster than he should, or hurtles into combat against overwhelmingly better armed opponents, or is lost over enemy territory in a crippled or burning plane: he is every aviation enthusiast's hero. Here are 16 such stories, taken from real events in both world wars, Vietnam, the Falklands, and Kuwait. Exciting a... View more info

Pistons to Jets 75 Years of Naval Aviation

By: Rausa, Captain Rosario

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Naval Air Systems Command, Washington DC, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Air Warfare): 1987

Seller ID: 073676

Condition: Very Good


Volume Two of a commerative collection. Minor wear to covers. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs throughout. 36 pages View more info

SPLASH ONE, The Story of Jet Combat

By: Rendall, Ivan

Price: $15.75

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson London 1998: 1998

Seller ID: 005796I

ISBN: 029781852X


As New in As New DJ 362 page w/ B/W photographs. View more info

THE CARRIER WAR

By: Reynolds, Clark G.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Time-Life Books Alexandria 1982: 1982

Seller ID: 001190

ISBN: 0809433079

Condition: Very Good


Hardbound VG b&w photo illus From the Epic Of Flight Series. Oversize. View more info

THE CARRIER WAR

By: Reynolds, Clark G.

Price: $2.70

Publisher: Time-Life Books Alexandria: 1982

Seller ID: 059298S

ISBN: 0809433079

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped. b&w photo illus From the Epic Of Flight Series. Oversize. View more info

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The Fast Carriers : The Forging of an Air Navy

By: Reynolds, Clark G.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Inst: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012091

ISBN: 1-55750-701-5

Condition: Very Good


This classic study offers a complete record of the heated debates over the concept of the fast carrier and the U.S. Navy's metamorphosis from battleship-oriented to a carrier-centered fleet. View more info

Fighting the Flying Circus

By: Rickenbacker, Capt. Eddie V.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York, Avon: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 047782

Condition: Very Good


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The Aircraft Carrier Story 1908-1945

By: Robbins, Guy

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 2001

Edition: First Editon

Seller ID: 068786

ISBN: 0304353086

Condition: Fine


Operating from seaborne bases and able to function in most weather, aircraft carriers enabled planes to attack with a freedom that changed the conduct of battle at sea forever. A valuable history recounts their rough beginnings in the First World War; the developments made by Britain, the U.S., and Japan in technology and strategy; and how carriers supplanted traditional capital ships as the core of naval warfare. Includes superb photographs and reports of their war... View more info