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BLUE MAX AIRMEN, VOLUME 9,
Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2017, new, soft cover, covers 2 fighter aces, Carl Allmenroder & Adolf Ritter von Tutschek, bomber commander Ernst Brandenburg & observer Paul von Pechmann, 182 photographs & 11 color profiles, 142 pgs.
$34.95


BRITISH AIRCRAFT OF WW I - Volume 1,
Owers, Colin, Aeronaut, 2017, new (soft cover), British experimental fighters Part 1, documents 9 interesting British experimental fighters in detail , photos, scale drawings, and color profiles. The aircraft covered are the Austin Osprey, Boulton & Paul Bobolink, Nieuport B.N.1, Sopwith Snipe, Vickers F.B.16 series, Bristol M.R.1, Westland N.1B, and Westland Weasel, 133 photographs, 33 color profiles, 12 color top views, and scale drawings of 9 aircraft types, 154 pgs.
$34.95


RECENT FINDS




TEST PILOTS,
Hallion, Richard, Doubleday, 1981, f/f (as new), Fine condition (no marks, tight binding) with fine dust jacket, signed by author, , Test flying from the Montgulfiers to Cayley to Lilienthal to the modern jets & rockets, photos, 347 pages.
$35.00




43 SQUADRON,
Beedle, J., Beaumont, 1966, vg/vg (rubbed), the Squadron was formed in 1916 flying 1 1/2 Strutters. They flew mainly Hurricanes & Spitfires in WW II. The jet age brought in Meteors & Hunters. All of there C.O.S. , Bases & Aircraft are listed, photos, 336 pages.
$25.00




FLYING YEARS, THE
Buchanan, Lamont, Putnam, 1953, vg/vg, a photographic history of aviation on the 50th anniversary of the Wright brothers flight, many photos, 188 pgs.
$17.50


HALF A LIFE,
Barnes, James Strachey, Coward McCann, 1934, vg/g (worn & some chipping, he was noted more for his politics. He flew in the No. 34 Sqdn. RFC during WW I, 342 pages.
$20.00




INDIAN AIR FORCE AND ITS AIRCRAFT,
Green, William, Pilot Press, 1982, vg (soft cover), covers the history (1932-1982) with emphasis on more modern aircraft like the MiG 21 & MiG 23, photos, color profiles, 80 pages.
$7.50


GHOST SOLDIERS,
Sides, Hamiton, Doubleday, 2001, f/f (as new), in early 1945, the 6th Ranger Bn. infiltrated the Japanese occupied war zone to rescue over 500 P.O.W.s at Cabarnatuan, photos, 342 pgs.
$20.00





GERMAN ACE TELLS WHY,
Guenther, Newhard, Sci-Art Publisher, 1942, VG, the author uses an unnamed Luftwaffe pilot's diarty to show the emotions & total depression of Hitlerism. The pilot's family was still in Germany at the time of publication, 82 pgs.
$4.50




AMERICAB AIR INTELLIGENCE BULLETINS - March 29 to November 16, 1918,
American Air Intelligence bulletins (copies) mounted in a card cover binding, coves March to November 1918, oversized, 368 pages.
$35.00




LETTERS FROM A FLYING OFFICER,
Wortley, Rothesay Stewart, Oxford University, 1928, vg (no marks, tight binding, cover wear), consists of extracts from the diary of an RFC pilot giving a picture of the life of a pilot during World War I, 207 pgs.
$30.00




NEW YORK AIR SHOW DIRECTORY
New York Air Show, Madison Square Garden, Official Directory May 3-11, 1930, 40 page booklet
$35.00




CHARLES WILLARD (1883-19770),
Willard was Glenn Curtiss's first flying pupil. He soloed July 30, 1909. He insribed this 16 page booklet which covers his flying for the ears 1909-1910 with photos and 2-view drawings of the Curtiss Golden Flyer.
$45.00






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