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Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, June 1962, Number 6, Volume 46 -  Vo Nguyen Giap on Guerrilla War / Missiles - The Human Factor

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, June 1962, Number 6, Volume 46 - Vo Nguyen Giap on Guerrilla War / Missiles - The Human Factor

By: Haffner, L.E.; Love, J.C.; Karukin, D.S.; Prescott, S.F.; Serrin, D.; Davis, T.G.; Crumb, C.V.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4341

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Photo ad for the Sikorsky S-62 (shown afloat) inside front cover; Viet Cong - a threat to peace; Small Unit Operations - counterguerrilla war (part 1 of a series); Nice one-page photo ad for the FMC's new multi-purpose amphibiban LCA; Bell Helicopter photo ad for the HU-1B Iroquois; Guerrilla War and Common Sense - shooting holes in five popular assumptions; Something Better in Fire Direction - Capt J.C. Love's 'Ouija Board' approach to targeting mortars and artillery; Partisans, Guerrillas, and War Depth - A Soviet Tactical Doctrine - photo-illustrated article; Missiles ... View more info

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Woody: A Fighter Pilot's Album

By: Halliday, Hugh A.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, CANAV Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804536

ISBN: 0969070381

Condition: Fine


0969070381 144 pages. Index. Numerous black and white illustrations. "Tells for the first time in detail, the story of one of Canada's greatest fighter pilots. Traces his career from Tiger Moths in Scotland, then on to advanced training and out to pre-war Egypt to his first posting.... Soon Woody's squadron is called to Greece to face an onslaught of Messerschmitts and Junkers." - from dust jacket. Faint small sticker remnant atop front free endpaper, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Excellent copy. Gift quality. View more info

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Air Progress - Aviation Review Magazine: Vol.5, No. 2 April 1981

By: Hancock, Dennis; Kerber, Dr. C.W.; Hunter, Bill; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge Publications: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804968

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: Floatplanes of British Columbia; Flying coast-to-coast with commuters; Strange story of the Concordski - Russia's supersonic airliner appears to have been pulled from regular service; America's Aerobatic Victory; Stearman Interlude - a crop-spraying Stearman biplane; Flying the P-51D - A WWII Time Machine; What it takes to be a navy flight surgeon; Victory for America at the world aerobatic championships; Winnipeg fun-flying club. Average wear. View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, November (Nov.) 1936 - With Hitler in His Summer Chalet / Mapping the World's Last Secrets / Calgary Group Nursing Society

National Home Monthly Magazine, November (Nov.) 1936 - With Hitler in His Summer Chalet / Mapping the World's Last Secrets / Calgary Group Nursing Society

By: Hansen, N.; L'Ami, C.; Batten, H.; Marlowe, F.; Rousseau, V.; Atlee, B.; Watson, T.; Fitz-Gerald, W.; Passingham, W.; Brown, J.; Kells, E.; Keith, J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4833

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Wonderful colour-photo ad for Westinghouse blue ribbon air-pilot radio inside front cover; One-page ad for Waterman's Pens asks 'What goes on inside?'; Editorial discusses the abuse heaped upon Communism and Social Credit in Canada; Lady and the Blink Lkippe (short story); The Dragon (short story); On Holiday with Hitler in his Summer Chalet - photo-illustrated article; The Guy (short story); No Compromise (short story); The Little Corporall (short story); Mapping the World's Last Secrets - photo-illustrated article on the work of the Air Survey company; Comes the Revoluti... View more info

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Memories of Bob Harrison - Bush Pilot

By: Harrison, Bob [Signed]

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Bob Harrison: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124H3618

Condition: Very Good


Signed and inscribed by author upon first blank leaf. 72 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white reproductions of photos. "A brief outline of my memories of my youth and through my working years." - page 1. Undated. Possibly circa 2000. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette (Magazine), December (Dec.) 1959, Number 12, Volume 43 -  The Court-Martial of Smedley Butler / A Hard Look at Flying Saucers (Ground Effect Vehicles)

Marine Corps Gazette (Magazine), December (Dec.) 1959, Number 12, Volume 43 - The Court-Martial of Smedley Butler / A Hard Look at Flying Saucers (Ground Effect Vehicles)

By: Hart, B.H. Liddell; Smith, P.M.; Nollet, A.R.; Asprey, R.B.; Grant, P.S.; Greene, T.N.; Faulkner, D.S.; Woessner, H.J. II;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4315

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: The Court-Martial of Smedley Butler - an off-the-cuff remark about Mussolini spelled trouble for this famous Marine Corps hero - photo-illustrated feature article; Bell Telephone ad features photo of Edward Ohm, David Hogg and Robert DeGrasse working with a large horn reflector; Nice illustrated ad for the Sikorsky S-64 flying crane; Small Atomics (bombs) - a Big Problem; Tong Yong Operation near Pusan, Korea in August 1950; Block Buster - airlifting palletized Caterpillar tractors; Flying Saucers - A Hard Look - illustrated article on ground effect vehicles; No Pitch, No ... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, January (Jan.) 1929 - Aircraft Propellers

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, January (Jan.) 1929 - Aircraft Propellers

By: Havill, Clinton H.; Milburn, L.C.; Allen, J.W.; Monteith, C.N.

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2474

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Aircraft Propellers - empirical formula for Maximum Fiber-Stress and Explanations of them and Considerations that apply to Variable-Pitch Propellers; Relation of Production Cost to Quantity in Airplane Manufacturing - pressed metal vs. wood and welded steel tubing; Starters for Airplane Engines; Fundamental Aerodynamics (part IV) - effect on characteristics of giving an airfoil taper in plan form and in thickness; New Aircraft (photo of Fokker F-11); News of the Industry - with photo of executives of the Timm Airplane Corporation, including Jack Gardner, Wally D. Timm and ... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, December 22, 1952 - Cover Illustration of Artist John Falter

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, December 22, 1952 - Cover Illustration of Artist John Falter

By: Hazlitt, Henry; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3318

Condition: Fair


76 pages. Features: Boeing photo ad features experimental military equipment powered by gas turbines; Korea Controversy; Ike's Patronage Problems; Senator Styles Bridges says "Atomize Foe if we Must"; High feelings in High Court on Dixie School Segregation; Investigations - Red Front Funds; Korean War coverage; Color ad for General Tires; Nice two-page color ad for National Steel; Fairbanks-Morse color ad highlights New Orleans; Riots and Riches in North Africa - many troubles beset France; Indo-China setback; White defiance in South Africa; Photo of Sweden's Greta Hoffstrom who now a... View more info

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A Mouse in My Pocket

By: Hedley Everard

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Picton, Ontario, Valley Floatplane Services: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 661H3435

ISBN: 0969333404

Condition: Good


0969333404 Signed, without inscription, by author beneath his frontispiece colour portrait. Affixed to dedication page is a handwritten note to prior owner on the letterhead of prominent Canadian aviation author Larry Milberry, who has signed it with his first name. xiv, 408 pages. Maps. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Provides an eagle's view of the battlefield struggles from Normandy to the Rhineland. Author is forced to parachute from his burning Spitfire inside Germany on Christmas day, 1944. Readers join this fighter pilot on active duty for almost four consecutive ye... View more info

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In for a Penny, in for a Pound: The Adventures & Misadventures of a Wireless Operator in Bomber Command

By: Hewer, Howard

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Stoddart Pub: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 847C8198

ISBN: 077373273X

Condition: Very Good


077373273X 272 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "At times comical, at others tragic, Howard Hewer's stirring story will leave a lasting imprint on the memory of its readers." - from dust jacket. Light wear. Faint erasure atop front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, April (Apr.) 1960, Number 4, Volume 44 - Sikorsky S-60 Sky Crane

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, April (Apr.) 1960, Number 4, Volume 44 - Sikorsky S-60 Sky Crane

By: Hoyler, H.M.; Long, F.A.; Moore, R.; Pierce, P.N.; Fitzgerald, E.F.; Liggett, T. Jr.; Wismer, R.H.; Moore, C.E.; Dodd, Joe

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4318

ISBN: B01B2KUFQ0

Condition: Good


B01B2KUFQ0 72 pages. Features: 1960 Slates; Fort Lejeune fold-out cover illustration; and more. High Standard Manufacturing Corporation ad features photos of shooting prize winners Santiago Machuca, John C. Forman, David Cartes, Aubrey E. Smith, Roy Ratliff, and Richard Stineman; The Jet Age Wall - Are SAC and the ICBM offensive or defensive?; Embarkation Planning; The Marine Reserve; Peacetime Heroes; Report from the Ready Forces, The 2d Marine Division - Part I - Combat Readiness, and Part II - Programs to Improve Readienss; Write it Right; Your Ideas Wanted; The Salty Skipper; Brainstormi... View more info

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Air Combat Magazine, November 1981

By: Huertas, Salvador Mafe; Birch, Stuart; Trimble, Robert L.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1712

Condition: Good


74 pages. Sixteen pages in color. Features: Northrop's new Tigershark; Latest news from the world's air forces; Mirage IIIE in Spanish Service; Can the Royal Air Force's Strike Command stop Soviet Air Strikes in Britain and Europe?; A Close look at markings of the USN Phantoms and Tomcats; The life and times of the two TF-86 training Sabres. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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We Band of Brothers

By: Hunt Lloyd

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, The Canadian Fighter Pilot's: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 847G0550

ISBN: 0969153929

Condition: Very Good


0969153929 297 pages. Black and white illustrations. An anthology of war stories by the members of the Canadian Fighter Pilots' Association - (World War II and Korea). Tight and square. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy. View more info

Pilot's Air Traffic Control Handbook

By: Illman, Paul E.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, PA, TAB Books Inc: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16503187

ISBN: 0830604359

Condition: Good


0830604359 226 pages including index. An in-depth look at airspace system operations from the VFR pilot's point of view. Average soiling and wear. Solid working copy. View more info

Image for North American F - 51 Mustangs in Latin American Air Force Service

North American F - 51 Mustangs in Latin American Air Force Service

By: John & Hagedorn, Dan Dienst

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Aerofax, Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C8120

ISBN: 0942548337

Condition: Very Good


0942548337 64 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white and colour photos. "Provides exceptional subject coverage via numerous well-reproduced photographs, an extremely detailed and comprehensive text, and extraordinary quality." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy of this very informative work. View more info

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Fighter Squadrons of the R.A.F. and Their Aircraft

By: John D. R. Rawlings

Price: $189.95

Publisher: London, TBS The Book Service Ltd: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 118C6935

ISBN: 035401028X

Condition: Fair


035401028X 572 pages. "A fully revised and updated edition of this authoritative reference work, presenting concise and well-illustrated histories of over two hundred and forty 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 the Second World War. Factual details include the bases used by the squdrons, their aircraft types and insignia, commanding officers, movements and operational service... Illustrated with over 850 selected photographs and, together with detail... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, June 1929 - Radio Teleophony As Applied to Aircraft

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, June 1929 - Radio Teleophony As Applied to Aircraft

By: Kartveli, Alexander; Chagniard, Edmund; Goldman, Sidney H.; Freeman, Robert H.; Sisco, F.T.; Monteith, C.N.

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2476

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Analysis of Torsional Stresses in Airplane Wings - a method by which, through simple layouts and calculations the mutual action of the spars can be computed; Engineering Organization; Radio Telephony as Applied to Aircraft - a description of the radiophone equipment developed by the Communications Department of the Boeing Air Transport System - article with photos, including Eddie Allen wearing special microphone mounting which moves with his head; Aircraft Steel Problems - a discussion of failures in Steel Aircraft Parts, investigated by the Metallurgical Laboratory at Wr... View more info

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417 Squadron History

By: Keith Robbins

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, 1983 Canada's Wings, Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665G3212

ISBN: 0920002226

Condition: Very Good


0920002226 104 pages. "Compiled to honour the men and women who served on 417 Squadron in peace and war from 1941 to 1983." - from Foreword. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival photos, most in black and white, some in colour. Prior owner's signature inside front board. Twelve additional signatures on last page - presumably of people related to the Squadron. Otherwise, book clean and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy of this important history. View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, November 1938

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0930

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photos of the Fleet Advanced Trainer; Eastern T.C.A. Air Express Inaugurated Completing Transcontinental Service - article with photos; Commercial Operators form Traffic Control Company; Measuring Propeller Stresses; One-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of houseboating on the Jhelum River near Srinagar, capital of Kashmir; Unique Aerial Camera Being Tested by the R.C.A.F.- article with photo; Modified Blenheim's Performance a revelation; The 1939 Cessna Airmaster; Article and two photos of the very unusual Abrams "Explorer"; The Bellanca Aircr... View more info

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Navigator's Time Indicator - Visual Training Aid for Navigators

By: Kissinger, Rose M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: San Francisco, Rose M. Kissinger: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 527G4497

Condition: Good


8" x 9" stiff beige card folded in half to form four-panel booklet. "Gives a close approximation of figures used in actual problems, sufficient for proof of correct application of formulas; and eliminates the necessity of remembering rules for obtaining the various quantities." - from second panel. Third panel contains rotating map and three independently rotating arrows representing the sun, vernal equinox, and stars, which may be positioned to make the appropriate calculation. Unmarked. Moderate wear and soiling. A sound example of this intriguing tool. View more info