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BLUE MAX AIRMEN - VOL. 11,
Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2018, new (soft cover)< Walter von Bülow-Bothkamp, Curt Wüsthoff, & Erwin Böhme, includes 136 photographs, 3 of them in color,10 color profiles of aircraft flown by these men, 122 pages.
$29.95



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AIR WAR PACIFIC CHRONOLOGY,
Hammel, Eri, Pacific Press, 1998, f/f (as new, overzized), , a day-by-day accounting of all the major combat aviation missions undertaken by United States Army Air Forces, United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, and American Volunteer Group units and commands in China, Burma, India & throughout the Pacific during World War II, maps, index of aviation commands & units, 848 pages.
$95.00




BOMBER COMMAND WAR DIARIES,
Middlebrook & Everitt, Viking, 1985, vg/vg , (oversized), authors undertook the huge task of not only documenting every Bomber Command operation but also of obtaining information from local archives in Germany, Italy and the occupied countries on the effects of the raids, maps, photos, 804 pages
$45.00




MEN WHO FLEW THE MOSQUITO,
Bowman, Martin, Patrick Stevens, 1995, f/f (as new), first-hand crew accounts of a selection of the actions and missions that the "Mossie" undertook. These include audacious raids on Nazi HQs and Gestapo jails - real precision attacks carried out by ace fliers photos, 192 pgs.
$25.00








ALONE IN THE SKY,
Batten, Jean, Airlife, 1979, f/f (as new), signed by Batten, Set women's record (England to Australia) in 1934. Also set records England to New Zealand & England to Brazil, photos, 190 pages.
$65.00








AVIATRIX,
Smith, Elanor, Harcourt Brace, 1981, f/f (as new), inscribed by Smith, Soloed in 1927. In 1928, she flew under the 4 East River Bridges. She set several speed, altitude & endurance records. She became a radio announcer at aviation events & a test pilot for Fairchild & Belllanca, photos, 304 pages.
$35.00




SKY MY KINGDOM, THE,
Reitsch, Hanna, Bodley Head, 1955, vg/vg, Germany's most well known female test pilot. She flew most of the German combat planes including the Me-163, photos, 222 pages.
$36.00








I MUST FLY,
Scott, Shiela, Hodder & Stouguton, 1968, vg/vg signed by Scott, In 1962, she was the first European to fly around the world in a small plane, a Piper Comanche, maps on end pages, photos, 222 pgs.
$35.00




AMY JOHNSON,
Smith, Constance, Collins, 1967, vg/vg, She set record London to Australia flight in 1930. She married Jim Molison & set more records. She died while flying for the Air Transport Auxiliary in WW II, photos, 384 pages.
$25.00




LETTERS FROM AMELIA,
Backus, Jean, Beacon Press, 1982, vg/vg, the contents of 4 cartons of Earhart's letters reveal much about Amelia's personal life. The letters were discovered after Amelia's mother's death, photos, 250 pages.
$15.00




AMELIA EARHART,
Strippel, Dick, Exposition Press, 1972, vg/vg, The author's concept of reality of Earhart's last flight....poor planning, over confidence, strange coincidences & judgement errors, photos, 181 pages.
$22.50




LAST FLIGHT,
Earhart, Amelia, Harcourt Brace, 1937, vg/vg, She recounts her flying career & hrt lsst efford up to Lae, photos, 229 pgs.
$25.00




TINY BROADWICK,
Roberson, Elizabeth, Pelican, 2001, fine (soft cover, as new), She made her first parachute jump from a balloon in 1908.Later, with Glenn Martin as the pilot, she added skydiving from airplanes to her act, photos, 111 pgs.
$8.00
MY LIFE,
Batten, Jean, Aviation Book Club, 1939, vg/g (worn), In 1934, she set an England to Australia flight record. In 1936, she made another record, this time from England to New Zealand, photos, 304 pages.
$20.00






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