| HANDLEY PAGE BOMBERS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR, |
Bowyer, Chaz, Aston, 1992, f/f (as new), inscribed to Jack Bruce (a fellow aviation writer) and 2 notes on Bowyer's letter head," the development & operations of the 3 H.P. Bombers (0/100; 0/400 & V/1500). They were the longest operational aircraft used by the British. many photos, 216 pages.
| HISTORY OF THE 452nd BOMBARDMENT GROUP, |
Barnet. Marvin. Delmar Printing, 1980, vg (issued w/o dj), This 8th AF B-17 Group was noted for its participation in the Regensberg Schweinfurt missions & on Luftwaffe bases in preparation for Normandyk many photos, 200 pages.
|DEATH MARCH, |
Knox, Donald, Harcourt Brace, 1981, f/f (as new), April, 1942, nearly 10,000 U.S.troops surrendered on Bataan & set out on a 90 mile march. In Jan. 1944, the 4,000 surviving were rescued. This book contains personal accounts of 68 suvivors, photos, 482 pgs.
|WINGED PROMISES, |
Orange, Vincet, et al, RAF Benevolent Fund, 1996. f/f (as new), History of No. 14 Squadron RAF, 1915-1945. In WW I they operated the BE.2c & RE.8 in Palestine. In WW II, they flew Blenheims & Martin Marauders in the Mediterranean area, photos & maps, 310 pages.
| 43 SQUADRON - FIGHTING COCKS 1916-1966, |
Beedle, J., Beaumont Aviation Literature, 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
|I TOOK THE SKY ROAD, Miller, Lt. Cmd. Norman, Dodd Mead, 1945, vg/g (chipped),
story of VB-109, who flew PB4Y & PB4Y-2 aircraft. They were based in the Gilberts, the Marshalls, Saipan & Okinawa. They made the
first landbased aircraft raid on Iwo Jima. The author was the Squadron's C.O., photos, 212 pgs.
| SCHNEIDER TROPHY RACES, Barker, Ralph, Chatto & Windus, 1971, vg/vg,
Covers all the Schneider Trophy races from 1913 thru 1931 including the 1926 race at Hampton Roads, Virginia, photos, 272 pages.
| CHAARLES A. LINDBERG, A BIO-BIOGRAPHY, Luckett, Perry, Greenwood Press, 1986, fine (issued w/o dj),
contains 110 pages of biographical information & a 27 page bibliography, photos, 147 pgs.