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GOTHA G.IV - BUILDING THE WINGNUT WINGS - MODELLING SPECIAL No. 1,
Just Reprinted, reference material and modelling know-how aimed at builders of the new 1:32 WINGNUT WINGS Gotha G.IV kit! Over 200 photos, detail sketches, colour profiles
$45.00 (Reprinted)








BENJAMIN O. DAVIS, JR., AMERICAN,
Davis, Benjamin, Smithsonian, 1991, f/f (as new), signed by Davis, His autobiography, General Davis graduated from West Point in 1936, he commanded the 99th F.S. (Tuskegee Aimen) and became the first African Amerian General in the U.S. Army, photos, 442 pgs.
$60.00




BORN IN BATTLE,
Thomas, Rowan Capt., Winston, 1944, vg/vg, For the first 15 months of WW II, the author was a B-17 pilot with the 513th B.S. He flew missions out of Karachi, Palestine, Egypt & Tunisia, photos, 367 pages.
$27.50




HELL-RIDER TO KING OF THE AIR,
House, Kirk, SAE International, 2003, f/f (as new), Glenn Curtiss's life from tinkerer to a giant in the aviation business, photos, 273 pages.
$45.00




LETTERS HOME FROM THE LAFAYETTE FLYING CORPS,
Nichols, Nancy (Editor), J.D. Huff, 1993, fine (soft cover), Letters from Alan Nichols who began as an American ambulance driver. Later, after flight training, he flew with Escadrille SPA 85, 296 pgs.
$13.50




RUDDER, STICK AND THROTTLE ,
Adwells, Robert, Making History, 1994, fine (soft cover, as new), inscribed by author, from 1902 (balloon) through the teens to the 1920s & 30s to modern times. This is a history of aviation in Nebraska, photos, 439 pages.
$20.00




HISTORY, THE 64th FIGHTER WING 1942-1945,
Cambell, et al, Air Force Historical Research Center, 1945, vg (inked gift inscription hidden under dust jacket flap)/vg (in slipcase), Comprised of at lease 5 fighter groups at the time, including the 27th, 31st, 334d, 36th, 86th, 324th & 354th. They were with the 12th AF in Tunisia, Sicily & Italy. Later they moved to France & Germany, photos, 199 pgs.
$175.00




SEA WINGS,
Jablonski, Edward, Doubleday, 1972, f/f, the illustrated history of flying boats, military & civil, photos, 259 pgs.
$17.50




PATTLE; SUPREME FIGHTER IN THE AIR,
Baker, E.C.R., Kimber, 1965, vg/vg, Pattle began combat in 1940 in North Africa & Greece flying Gladiators. When they became available, he switched to Hurricanes. Due to the lack of records, he has been credited to between 23 and 50 victoriem photos, 207 pgs.
$27.50




OKLAHOMA AVIATION STORY,
Tolman, Jones, Gregory & Moore, Oklahoma Heritage, 2004, f/f (as new), signed by all 4 authors,from the first flight (1910) to the present day. You'll meet such people as Wiley Post, Charles Lindbergh & Amelia Earhart, as well as Douglas Aircraft Co. & Braniff Airlines, many photos, 188 pages.
$45.00




WEEKEND WARRIOR,
Cooper, Paul, Sunflower University Press, 1996, fine (as new, soft cover), Naval Air Reerve with emphasis on the Korean war & the USS Princeton, photos, 248 pgs.
$10.00






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