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Image for The Caproni Reggiane Fighters 1938-1945 (I Caccia Caproni - Reggiane)

The Caproni Reggiane Fighters 1938-1945 (I Caccia Caproni - Reggiane)

By: Prato, Piero

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Italy, Intyrama: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 761H0165

Condition: Good


64 pages. Text in Italian and English. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and diagrams. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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407 Squadron (The Demon Squadron) 1941 - 2000: A Narrative History

By: Procter, Capt. (R.)Tom [Editor]; Brigadier-General Brian Cameron [Foreword]

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Comox, British Columbia, 407 Maritime Patrol Squadron Association: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H3237

Condition: Fair


340 pages. Colour and black and white reproductions of photos. Rolls of Honour. "8th May 2001 marked the 60th anniversary of the formation of 407 "Demon" Squadron RCAF at Thorney Island, Hampshire, England. In WWII the Demons were credited with four U-boat kills and seven U-boats damaged, plus many thousands of tons of enemy shipping sunk and damaged, but at the cost of the lives of 240 members." paraphrased from Foreword. Part One deals with the wartime years, 1941-1945 and is divided into anti-shipping operations and anti-submarine operations. Part Two deals with the po... View more info

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Helicopter Performance, Stability, and Control

By: Prouty, Raymond W.

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Krieger Pub Co: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 831H4300

ISBN: 1575242095

Condition: Very Good


1575242095 731 pages. Index. "Provides both the student and the practicing helicopter aerodynamicist with the information needed to analyze the performance of an existing helicopter or to participate in the design of a new helicopter." - Preface. Name erased from top of front free endpaper, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, March (Mar.) 1908, No. 119, Vol. 20 - My Experiences in the Great Russian Famine

The Wide World Magazine, March (Mar.) 1908, No. 119, Vol. 20 - My Experiences in the Great Russian Famine

By: Purcell, John S.; Kennard, Howard P.; Cowie, A.W.S.; Pitcairn-Knowles, A.; Pitt-Kethley, Victor; Aganoor, Pauline; et al

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3137

Condition: Fair


Pages 418-520 plus several pages of vintage ads. Features: The Madness of Don Patricio; My Experiences in the Great Russian Famine - graphic glimpses of the terrible Russian famine of 1907 - article with photos; An Ill-Starred Invention - a patent application goes wrong; Mussel-Farming - a curious Dutch industry (article with photos); Adrift in a Runaway Airship - daring young Chicago balloonist William Matteray and his airship are blown by a gale all the way to Michigan; Sights and Scenes in Java - photo-illustrated article by a former resident; The Queen's Temper - part 1 - a remarkable nar... View more info

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"I had a row with a German,"

By: R. A. F. casualty

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co. Ltd: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 515H4244

ISBN: B0007IYMFE

Condition: Fair


B0007IYMFE xiv, 108 pages. Black and white plates. "A story of gallantry and fortitude told by a fighter pilot who fought and was badly wounded in the Battle of Britain." - Foreword. Military library stamps to endpapers and title page. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Dust jacket not included. A worthy reference copy. [Not found in Enser] View more info

Private Pilot: Airplane

By: Rambo, Sarah

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ames, IA, U.S.A., Iowa State Pr: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16503188

ISBN: 0813813824

Condition: Good


0813813824 183 pages including index. Illustrated in black and white. Covers procedures, knowledge, practice, objectives, descriptions, acceptable performance guidelines. Average wear. Unmarked. Solid working copy. View more info

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Fighter Squadrons of the RAF and Their Aircraft

By: Rawlings, John D.R.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Crecy Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: Revised and Updated Edition

Seller ID: 761H1970

ISBN: 0947554246

Condition: Very Good


0947554246 x, 11-590 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos. A revised and updated edition of the 1968 first edition. "Records the salient features of the fighter histories of two hundred and forty-one Squadrons of the R.A.F., its predecessors the R.F.C. and R.N.A.S., the R.Aux.A.F. and the Dominion and European fighter squadrons which came under the Royal Air Force during WWII." - from dust jacket. Prior owner's details atop front free endpaper. Several highlighted words on page 477, otherwise contents clean and unmarked. Light wear to ... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, May 1942

By: Reeves, Gordon; Mellson, Prof. J.W.; Jakimiuk, W.J.; Czerwinski, W.; Tarczynski, T.B.S.; Tampier, R.; Melson, Prof. J.W.; Crawford, R. Eric

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Publishing: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0940

Condition: Fair


98 pages. Features; Interesting Canadian Pratt & Whitney photo ad inside front cover shows dozens of damaged propeller blades which will be repaired in Longueuil; Nice ad for the Bell Airacobra; Nice Dowty ad shows man standing beside huge tire/levered suspension; Snap-On Tools ad mentions Trans-Canada Airlines; Lockheed ad shows their Lightning shooting a Nazi plane; Great Canadian General Electric Aircraft Instruments ad for Canadian Bombers has great photos; Sweet two-page photo ad for "Avro-Ansons" by De Havilland; Nice Jacobs Engines ad; This is the Red Air Fleet - a verbal and pi... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, April (Apr.), 1967 -  Cover Photo of Anthony J. Travia / Jackson Pollock

The New York Times Magazine, April (Apr.), 1967 - Cover Photo of Anthony J. Travia / Jackson Pollock

By: Reeves, Richard; Hacker, Andrew; Flaherty, Joe; Graham, Fred P.; Witkin, Richard; Raynor, V.; Peterson, P.; Hewitt, J.; Plumb, B.; Prina, Lee Lorick

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4006

Condition: Fair


160 pages. Features: Many gorgeous color fashion ads; Sensational color-photo ad for Mitsouko consists primarily of long black hair and Japanese visage; Photo of Patrolman (later detective) John D. Pollins who was killed in line of duty March 15; Nice ad for the Longines Ultra-Chron watch; The Other Half of the State Government - Democratic Speaker Anthony J. Travia; The Making of a Corporation President - article with photos of Ronald Reagan, Haakon Inglolf Romnes, Lester Maddox, Gordon Metcalf, Lurleen Wallace and Otto Miller; Frankie Carlin - The Bookie; Low-Key and Liberal - Attorney-Gene... View more info

Image for No Place for a Lady: The Story of Canadian Women Pilots 1928 1992

No Place for a Lady: The Story of Canadian Women Pilots 1928 1992

By: Render, Shirley

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Portage & Main Pr: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761C7346

ISBN: 0969426429

Condition: Very Good


0969426429 389 pages. Index. Bibliographical references. Over 200 black and white photos reproduced throughout. "The first book ever written about Canada's women pilots... Based on hundreds of personal interviews with men and women in civil and military aviation, the book reveals the women's determined characters and the often single-minded quest of Canada's female aviators from 1928 to the present." - from dust jacket. Bit of writing atop front free endpaper. Light overall wear. A quality copy. View more info

Aeroplane Monthly Magazine - January 1978 Volume 6 Number 1

By: Riding, Richard T.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, IPC Transport Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804868

Condition: Very Good


Features: Cierva's triple-rotor chopper; Fighters of the Fifties-Gloster Javelin; Spanish Heinkel 111 in the air; Supermarine Seafang naval figher; TK-4 midget racer. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Aeroplane Monthly Magazine - February 1982 Volume 10 Number 2

By: Riding, Richard T.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Aeroplane: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804871

Condition: Very Good


Features: Fairey Long-range Monoplane; Airspeed Ambassador; Flying Flea mania; P-51B Mustang Shangri-la; Bristol Bulldog. Light wear. Nice clean copy. View more info

Aeroplane Monthly Magazine - March 1982 Volume 10 Number 3

By: Riding, Richard T.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Aeroplane: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804872

Condition: Very Good


Features: Airspeed's elegant Ambassador - Part 2; Project X; Flycatcher Facsimile - Part 1; Airborne in the Balliol; Supermarine Spitfire V; Albessard aerobus. Clean with very light wear. Nice tight copy. View more info

Aeroplane Monthly Magazine - December 1982 Volume 10 Number 12

By: Riding, Richard T.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Aeroplane: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804873

Condition: Very Good


Features: The 'Goldon Hind'; Hanworth aerodrome; D.H. Gipsy engine; Avro Lancaster PA474; North American B-45 Tornado bomber. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Aeroplane Monthly Magazine - June 1983 Volume 11 Number 6

By: Riding, Richard T.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Aeroplane: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804874

Condition: Very Good


Features: Testing the Hawker Tempest; RAF gunsights; The sinking of HMS Courageous; D.H. Leopart Moth Preservation Profile. Nice tight copy with light wear. View more info

Image for Zeppelin: A Battle for Air Supremacy in World War I

Zeppelin: A Battle for Air Supremacy in World War I

By: Rimell, Ray

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Canadas Wings: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761H3652

ISBN: 0920002277

Condition: Very Good


0920002277 256 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of sensational archival photos. "In this book, the complete story of the Zeppelin offensive, from Admiral Hugo von Pohl's successful campaign to persuade the Kaiser to initiate the raids, to the destruction of L53, the last Zeppelin to be brought down in combat, is chronicled in minute detail. The author has spent over ten years in personal research, which has extended to many interviews and much correspondence with surviving servicemen and close relatives of the leading pe... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, May 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, May 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Ritchey, V.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0927

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of a Fleet Freighter on floats at dock; The DeHavilland 95; Sleeve Valve Engine Era Arrives - article with photos; Full-page photo ad for the 1938 Stinson Reliant; Roosevelt Aviation School - article with photos; War-time Pilot W.W. (Mel) Alexander Now T.F.C. President; Very attractive full-page photo ad for McLaughlin-Buick "The Most Advanced Car in the World"; Nice ad for the Barkley-Grow T8P-1 Transport; Nice one-page ad for Cub Aircraft includes photo of a Cub on floats; G.R. Beck Appointed to Represent Aviation Insurance Underwriters; Ronald Keith ... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, October 1938

Canadian Aviation Magazine, October 1938

By: Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.; Bradbrooke, F.D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0929

Condition: Very Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photo of a DeHavilland Dragon Rapide floating on a lake; Nice Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover features photo of the Douglas DC-4; Test Flying the DC-4 - article with photo; Fascinating Stinson full-page ad features photo of a plane snatching a bag of air mail from the ground; Gold in the Sky - article and photos of air travel in gold country between Winnipeg and Hudson, Ontario; Attractive one-page photo ad for Beechcraft; Nice two-colour centerfold ad for the Bellanca "Aircruiser"; Full-page ad for Brewster Wing Tip Floats; Reviewing the Aviation News;... View more info

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Grumman A-6 Intruder (Osprey Air Combat)

By: Robert F. Dorr

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Osprey Pub Co: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3213

ISBN: 0850458161

Condition: Good


0850458161 199 pages. Index. Glossary. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos and twelve in color. "The Intruder remains the only carrier-based attack aircraft which can penetrate an enemy's defences and strike his heartland in the worst of weather, in the black of darkness. The EA-6B Prowler carries out a difficult mission of equal importance, confounding an enemy's radars and jamming his communications. This work reveals new secrets about this well-known but little understood aircraft. Intruder and Prowler pilots, crew members and maintenance people con... View more info

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VOUGHT A-7 CORSAIR II (Osprey air combat)

By: Robert F. Dorr

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Osprey 1/1/1986 1/1/1986 1/1/1: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3905

ISBN: 0850456266

Condition: Very Good


0850456266 200 pages. Index. Glossary. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos and twelve in color. "The first major work to be devoted to Vought's hard-hitting A-7 Corsair II attack jet. A penetrating, absorbing, and highly detailed record of the SLUF's story, a career highlighted by the airplane's involvement in Vietnam, the Iranian hostage crisis, the invasion of Grenada, and yet more combat in Lebanon. Includes a revealing account of the genesis and scope of the Corsair programme, a full description of every variant (including rebuilds and conversions),... View more info