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Image for The New York Times Magazine, May 14, 1967 -  Hunter S. Thompson on Haight Ashbury

The New York Times Magazine, May 14, 1967 - Hunter S. Thompson on Haight Ashbury

By: Friedman, Milton; Kentfield, Calvin; Lewis, Flora; Thompson, Hunter S.; Kneeland, Douglas E.; Samuels, Gertrude; Cain, Harriet; Fishman, Katherine Davis; Claiborne, Craig; Plumb, B.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4007

Condition: Fair


144 pages. Features: Cover Photo of General Charles de Gaulle; An All Volunteer Army - the cash for abolishing the draft; Two Kinds of Tankers - clean and dirty - life aboard these ever-growing sea vessels; France's Struggle of Apres de Gaulle has Begun; Haight Ashbury - the 'Hashbury' is the Capital of the Hippies - great photo-illustrated article by Hunter S. Thompson; The Price of Hogs is way down; There are 300 Negroes at the University of Alabama - 4 years after Governor Wallace stood in the door - photo-illustrated article; Classy photo-ad for Hunter Haig men's fashions features gent in... View more info

Image for Air Combat Magazine, May 1978 - HMAS Melbourne

Air Combat Magazine, May 1978 - HMAS Melbourne

By: Gaal, Julius; Newberry, Stephen G.; Trimble, Robert; Wolf, Stephen W.D.; Calvert, Denis J.; Schakelaar, H.J.; March, Peter; Sweatt, Dennis; Nixon, Harry

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1680

Condition: Good


98 pages. Features: Italian Transport Aircraft During WWII; New Markings for VP-19 (USN Orion Squadron); Douglas Skyknight - military markings features a little-known USN fighter; Royal Army Air Day - Giant helicopter fly-in; HMAS Melbourne - a visit with Australia's only carrier; Low-Level Luftwaffe - the Fiats of LeKG-43; Fradu - this unusual unit provides military aircraft targets flown by civilians; XFV-12A - VTOL for the Navy?; Flying Tigers win RAF Competition - USAF A-7Ds take on the RAF's best; Six Decades of USAF Service - The history of Kelly AFB in Texas. Average wear. Unmarked. ... View more info

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Canadian Bush Pilot

By: Garner, Lloyd

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Eagle Point Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A8339

ISBN: 0969446403

Condition: Very Good


0969446403 200 pages. Black and white illustrations. A logger-pilot's interesting recollections of his involvement in the development of Canada's west coast. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. View more info

Flying in Congested Airspace: A Private Pilot's Guide (Tab Practical Flying Series)

By: Garrison, Kevin

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Tab Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61500884

ISBN: 0830624465

Condition: Very Good


0830624465 212 pages including index. You can land just as safely at O'Hare as you can at your home field, with the help of this timely book. Divides the topic into easily handled chunks, discussing controlled and uncontrolled airspace, radar service areas, and terminal control areas. Offers tips for VFR and IFR pilots, and much more. Ink stamp upon half-title page else unmarked. Clean and lightly worn in glossy illustrated covers. A very good copy. View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, February (Feb.) 1929 - Aircraft Design Trends

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, February (Feb.) 1929 - Aircraft Design Trends

By: Gassner, Alfred A.; Davis, E.G.; Pearce, Gale; Waters, Everett O.; Kapteyn, A.; Monteith, C.N.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2475

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Aircraft Design Trends; Aircraft Dope and Finish Problems; Cabin Insulation; Graphical Methods for Least-Square Problems; Joining and Soldering - results of tests on duraluminum and aluminum joined with recently developed aluminum solders; Fundamental Aerodynamics (part 5) - a detailed study of characteristics essential in the selection of an airfoil; Book Reviews; New Aircraft - with photo of the American Eagle Flybabout; News of the Industry - with photo of Arthur Sowden of the Detroit Steel Products Company; Photo othe Fokker Aircraft Corporation factory at Wheeling, We... View more info

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The topdressers

By: Geelen, Janic

Price: $495.00

Publisher: New Zealand, NZ Aviation Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 247H4299

ISBN: 0959764208

Condition: Good


0959764208 367 pages. Generously illustrated with colour and black and white photos. Endpapers attractively illustrated with logos of aerial spraying companies. "Tells for the first time the remarkable story of aerial topdressing in New Zealand. It begins with Len Daniell, who tried to interest the Government in providing an aircraft for trials in 1926, and ends with an industry poised on the brink of change. Explains how aircraft and aviators flew out onto the farm and fertilised vast areas of unproductive land from the air, an achievement unparalleled in modern agriculture, and sign... View more info

Flying the Line, Vol. 2: The Line Pilot in Crisis: ALPA Battles Airline Deregulation and Other Forces

By: George E. Hopkins

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Air Line Pilots Association International: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33509395

ISBN: 0960970835

Condition: Very Good


0960970835 273 pages including index and black and white photographic plates. Explores in great depth the Association's history through the incumbency of Captain Henry A. Duffy and the assumption of the ALPA presidency by Captain Randolph Babbit. Takes the reader behind the scenes of the political battles that were fought internally and presents a rare, uninhibited evaluation of the motives, emotions, and personalities involved in the traumatic issues that threatened to destroy the organization. Light wear. Unmarked. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Popular Science, December 1933, Volume 123, Number 6 - How Dick Bowman Flew Through a Mile of Fog

Popular Science, December 1933, Volume 123, Number 6 - How Dick Bowman Flew Through a Mile of Fog

By: Gleason, S.; Waltz, H. Jr.; Kegl, Z.; Boone, A.; Bowman, D.; Johnson, G.; Thomas, E.; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Science Publishing Co.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3825

Condition: Good


104 pages. The following only touches upon the highlights of the considerable fascinating photos and text in this issue. Features: Amazing cover illustration of a huge amphibious truck; Doctors face death trailing living poisons of mystery diseases; Radio pen writes in letters of fire on far-away screen - with photo of its inventor Allen B. DuMont; One-page photo-illustrated article on the preservation of vanishing totem poles in the Pacific Northwest; Photo of C.R. Klein of Santa Monica, California and his 268 HP motor; Girl fights octopus for underwater movie taken by inventor Leon F. Doug... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, December (Dec.) 20 1958: Jacques Plante / Chesley Bonestell / Keep Building the CF-105 Avro Canada Arrow

Maclean's Magazine, December (Dec.) 20 1958: Jacques Plante / Chesley Bonestell / Keep Building the CF-105 Avro Canada Arrow

By: Gordon, Crawford; Bodsworth, Fred; Allen, Robert Thomas; Carroll, Kink; Porter, McKenzie; Newman, Peter C.;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G4136

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: What We Know About the Star of Bethlehem - article by Fred Bodsworth features two colour illustrations by renowned space artist Chesley Bonestell (this article not listed in Schuetz); Bank of Montreal (BMO) colour photo Christmas ad inside front cover; Nice full-page colour ad for the 1959 Meteor car - with illustration of grey Country Sedan with hockey team inside!; Full-page colour-photo ad for Bulova watches; Crawford Gordon, President and General Manager of A.V. Roe - Builder of the Avro Arrow - contends "We Should and Will Gon On Building Arrows"; Nice full-p... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, July, 1947 - First Commercial Flight Into the Canadian Northland

Canadian Geographical Journal, July, 1947 - First Commercial Flight Into the Canadian Northland

By: Gough, John; Thornhill, Martin; Ells, S.C.; Ellis, Frank H.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3433

Condition: Good


Pages 1-51 plus ten pages of nice vintage ads. Features: British Columbia - major article with many wonderful photos presenting a great snapshot of the province; Gates and the Englishman; Pack Horses; The Flight of the Thunderbird - The first commercial flight into the Canadian northland; Nice color Oldsmobile ad on back cover features a green "78" Club Sedan; and more. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, June 1939

By: Graham, Captain Stuart; Clarke, A.H.; Ritchey, V.J.; Bradbrooke, Lymburner, J.H.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0935

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of a T.C.A. Lockheed approaching Canada's National War Memorial in Ottawa; Full-page Lockheed ad on page one features Two T.C.A. photos and one illustration - full T.C.A. theme - excellent!; Just Twenty Years Ago - Captain Stuart Graham's memoirs of Canada's first post-war flying; Full-page Lycoming ad; Awesome full-page illustrated ad for the Pioneer Instrument Company shows a 74-passenger transatlantic Boeing Clipper skipping across the water; Airport and Airway Lighting - article with illustrations; Nice full-page Beechcraft ad promotes their Model 18; 1917 C... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, March 1937 - The Work of W.R. Turnbull / Noorduyn Aircraft Centrefold Ad

Canadian Aviation Magazine, March 1937 - The Work of W.R. Turnbull / Noorduyn Aircraft Centrefold Ad

By: Green, Dr. J.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0913

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Cover photo onboard a new Douglas Sleeper shows mother, son and stewardess; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Reproduction of an amazing 1883 circust poster drawn by Emil Roe which shows Prof. Harriman's Steam Air Ship; The Turn of the Tide - a review of tremendous aviation progress in 1936; News and Views of the Month; Fantastic full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features Antoinette Cellier and Richard Arlen who star in the film "The Great Barrier"; The Trans-Canada Airway - Progress Report - major article with photos and interesting graphic; Full-p... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1937

Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1937

By: Green, Dr. J.J.; Sandwell, A.H.; Ritchie, V.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeropublications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0911

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: Nice Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; The Trans-Canada situation; Cold weather tests; Increase in budget for the R.C.A.F. for next year; High octane fuels increase performance; Marvelous full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of Gertrude Lawrence; Radio Compasses for the Airways; Early Aeronautical Research in Canada - Part II - with photo of the famous "Red Wing" just prior to its first flight, plus a photo of a tetrahedral kite on floats built at Baddeck, Nova Scotia in 1906; New York's National Aviation Show - article; Nice half-page p... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, January 1937 - Sensational Fleet Aircraft Four-Page Centerfold Ad

Canadian Aviation Magazine, January 1937 - Sensational Fleet Aircraft Four-Page Centerfold Ad

By: Green, Dr. J.J.; Sandwell, Flight Commander A.H.; Bradbrooke, F.C.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0912

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Pratt & Whitney engine ad inside front cover; Half-page photo of the Bristol "142" in flight; Article about the high number of aviation disasters in December 1936; Brief article with photos about float planes which sunk under the weight of heavy snow; Super full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes shows Dolly Haas; How to honour the pioneers - the Silver Dart; The Story of the Silver Dart - article with three photos; Carmand and Warner Elliott of Sioux Lookout make aircraft skis - article with photos; Nice photo ad for the Monospar by General Aircraft; Hennessy... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, April (Apr.) 1931 - Stinson Tri-Motor Club Plane / Non-Rigid Airships, Their Development

Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, April (Apr.) 1931 - Stinson Tri-Motor Club Plane / Non-Rigid Airships, Their Development

By: Green, E.; Jones, E.; Boyle, J.; Burghduff, E.; Godfrey, E.; McClarren, R.; Teichman, F.; Boedecker, K.; Isaccs, R.; Smithowski, J.; Curran, E.; Hall, E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2488

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Thompson Valve ad commemorates Charles Lindbergh and his wife for setting a coast to coast speed record in 1930 aboard the "Flying Colonel"; Shall There Be One Type of Engine for One Model of Plane?; Non-Rigid Airships, Their Development - article with photos; Technical Description of the Martin 333 Aircraft Engine; Design of Air-Cooled Cylinders; Development in Stability and Rotor Starting Characteristics of the Autogiro; Self-Tapping Screws Make Better Fastenings in Aircraft Construction Proved by Lab Tests; Stinson Tri-Motor Club Plane - text with nice photos; T... View more info

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Arctic air navigation

By: Greenaway, Keith Rogers

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Defence Research Board: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761H4236

ISBN: B0007IWMYC

Condition: Good


B0007IWMYC [6], 138 pages. Index. Many black and white illustrations. "Every effort has been made to prevent 'dating' the manual and to cover as far as possible the navigation of all types of aircraft. Terminology and definitions conform to standardization agreements and training practice in the air forces. Intended to act as a guide and reference manual for navigators and pilots engaged in northern flying, and to supplement, not replace, basic navigation textbooks." - Preface. Please note: Sunrise, Sunset, Twilight Nomograph and Graph missing from pocket at back. Unmarked with ... View more info

Personality Ships of British Columbia

By: Greene, Ruth

Price: $49.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Marine Tapestry: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 75203144

Condition: Very Good


341 pages including index. Numerous black and white plates. Thirty-seven illustrated sea tales of Canada's western ships, carefully researched for historical accuracy. Also includes Gerald Rushton's compact history of The Union Steamship Company of British Columbia. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Blue cloth-covered boards show moderate wear. Solid copy. View more info

High Failure - Solo Along the Arctic Air Route

By: Grierson, John

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, William Hodge & Company, Limited: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74603192

Condition: Good


pp. xii, 305. Map upon front endpaper. Numerous black and white photographic plates. " A masterly account of the first solo flight made from Great Britain to Canada via Greenland. Recounts author's mishaps, his crash at Iceland, his second attempt, his Greenland adventures, and his ultimate success. Also includes much that is extremely interesting about Mr. Grierson's record flight from India to Great Britain and his experiences of winter aviation in Europe. Tells of an intrepid piece of pioneering courageously carried out, but which history has, perhaps, been made." - from dust j... View more info

Image for Mikoyan MiG 21 (Osprey air combat)

Mikoyan MiG 21 (Osprey air combat)

By: Gunston OBE, Bill

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing Ltd. (UK): 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761H2950

ISBN: 0850457343

Condition: Fine


0850457343 200 pages. Index. Illustrated with over 160 black and white photos (many previously unpublished), and 12 full colour photos. "For the first time we have not just a description of a Soviet warplane but a thoughtful account of its background, discussion of why it came out as it did, and a detailed look at its many curious design features, developed through more than twenty variants." - dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A superb copy. Gift quality. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviator Magazine, January / February 2010 - Dorothy Rungeling

Canadian Aviator Magazine, January / February 2010 - Dorothy Rungeling

By: Hadfield, Dave; Grant, Robert S.; Putter, Kelly

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, OP Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H2880

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Flying Ski-Equipped Aircraft; Robert S. Grant takes us on a typical DC-3 run for First Nations Air in Manitoba; Dorothy Rungeling - The Flying Housewife; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info