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Helicopters

By: Diez, Octavio

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain, LEMA Publications: 1999

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 8166


Unread with moderate shelf wear to wraps, Clean, unmarked text.; Encyclopaedia of Armament & Technology; 96 pages View more info

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Fighters and Stealth Aircraft

By: Diez, Octavio

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain, LEMA Publications: 1999

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 8169


Unread with moderate shelf wear to wraps, Clean, unmarked text.; Encyclopaedia of Armament & Technology; 96 pages View more info

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The RAF Quiz Book

By: Eunice Wilson

Price: $2.48

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1203


New, unread, unmarked. Find out how much you know about Britain's Royal Air Force in this quiz book, featuring hundreds of questions and their answers. When is the Battle of Britain Day? What is a two and a halfer? Which is the oldest squadron in the RAF? You'll find hundreds of questions on airfields and aircraft, special events and history, people and places. Some are easy, some are difficult and you may need to use a lifeline. It's hours of fun for everyone. Dozens of... View more info

The Illustrated Dictionary of Fighting Aircraft of World War II

By: Gunston, Bill

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Salamander Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6483


Minimal shelf wear, one light crease to spine. Straight and sharp corners, clean, unmarked text. No remainder mark. ; 480 pages View more info

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Falcons

By: Hearn, Peter

Price: $7.99

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1308


New, unread. 70 color, 40 b/w photos. This is the story of the FALCONS - Britain's Royal Air Force Parachute Display Team - one of the foremost exhibition teams in the world of aviation. As in, these guys jump out of airplanes for fun. Of course, they've turned it into an art after years of training and expertise. An anecdotal style and stunning photographs evoke the development, drama, skills, and spirit of free fall parachuting at the highest level. Falcons was written... View more info

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The Grub Street Dictionary of International Aircraft Nicknames, Variants and Colloquial Terms

By: Horton, John

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4288


New, unread, unmarked. Which WWI types were known as the Rumpety, Gnome Sandwich, Blockbuster, Bognor Bloater and Harry Tate? Where will you find a Pig, Possum and Plastic Parrot? This book will tell you. John Horton has compiled a comprehensive A-Z of aircraft names which is a rich and fascinating as the history of aviation itself. This book explores evocative names such as Aardvark, which refers to the General Dynamics F-111 and its service use rather than its appeara... View more info

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Forged in War: A History of Royal Air Force Transport Command 1943-1967

By: Humphrey Wynn

Price: $39.50

Publisher: London, The Stationery Office: 1996

Seller ID: 5522


Unread, unmarked. 30 b&w photos plus maps, drawings, diagrams, pull-out charts, Bibliography, Index. This is the history of RAF Transport Command which was formed in the middle of the Second World War. It immediately became an international organization with headquarters in the UK and branches in Canada, Africa, and the Far East. Its transport aircraft flew along worldwide air routes, its ferry pilots supplied thousands of reinforcement machines to the battle zones and i... View more info

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Wings and the Navy: 1947-1953

By: Jones, Colin

Price: $14.98

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3630


Unread, minimal shelf wear. Bibliography, glossary, index. 16 pp of b/w photos. A history of the RAN (Royal Australian Navy) from 1947 to 1953, including the acquisition of aircraft carriers and growth of the navy. WINGS AND THE NAVY covers Australian involvement in the Korean War, as well as numerous war games and nuclear tests. The book includes many personal accounts, as well as a section describing the day-to-day life aboard an aircraft carrier. ; 128 pages View more info

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Canada's Warplanes: Unique Aircraft in Canada's Aviation Museums

By: McCaffery, Dan

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Toronto, Lorimer: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4862


New, unread, unmarked. Aviation historian Dan McCaffery profiles 24 unique military aircraft found in the collections of seven Canadian aviation museums. Each aircraft included in the book is illustrated with color photographs as well as historical visuals. Includes profiles of planes in both WWI and WWII. ; 96 pages View more info

Shoo Shoo Baby: A Lucky Lady of the Sky

By: Merva, George & Dan Patterson (Photographer)

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, Patterson Productions: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8577


Lightly bumped corners, light wrinkles to wraps. Clean, unmarked text. ; 24 pages View more info

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Tested: Marshall Test Pilots in War and Peace 1919-1999

By: Pasco, Dennis

Price: $18.99

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811


New, unread, no remainder mark. Marshall of Cambridge, in the UK, is the largest aviation company in Europe. In October of 1999 it celebrated its 90th anniversary and this book was published as a tribute. 224 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs. Appendices. Index. View more info