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GOTHA G.IV - BUILDING THE WINGNUT WINGS - MODELLING SPECIAL No. 1,
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
n/a (out of print)
ALBATROS D.V/D.Va - BUILDING THE WINGNUT WINGS - MODELLING SPECIAL No. 2,
reference material and modelling know-how aimed at builders of the new 1:32 WINGNUT WINGS Albatro D.V/D.Va, kit, many photos, detail sketches, colour profiles
$35.00
BUILDING THE WINGNUT WINGS FOKKER D.VII - MODELLING SPECIAL No. 3,
Over 270 photos, this unique 64 page modeller's guide provides extensive build logs of all four WNW kits-both early and late Fokker versions, as well as the OAW and Albatros licence-built D.VIIs. Each model is treated to detailed step-by-step coverage with larger,clearer colour images,all supported by contemporary photos and sketches to illustrate cockpits,armament,engines and myriad other aspects for super-detail addicts. Over 20 new Ronny Bar profiles,most with supporting archive photos,along with three galleries of rare archive images and over 50 colour close-ups of Mike Carlson's superb airworthy reproduction-these taken especially for this book.In addition to a bibliography and comprehensive listings of after-market 1:32 scale D.VII accessories and decals.
45.00
BUILDING THE WINGNUT WINGS AEG G.IV - MODELLING SPECIAL No. 4,
detailed build notes, step-by-step model photos, rare archive material ,new Ronny Bar profiles, 60 pgs.
$44.95


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FOKKER EINDECKER - Compendium 1, see photo, exhaustive coverage of the iconic German monoplane fighters ever presented. Both packed with photos,drawings and colour plates.56 pgs. $39.95
FOKKER EINDECKER - Compendium 2, see photo, second volume of our new two-set study profiles the famous Fokker E.II;E.III and E.IV monoplanes with additional drawings and data, 56 pgs. $39.95
W.W. I WARPLANES - VOLUME 1
see photo,
n/aout of print
W.W. I WARPLANES - VOLUME 2
see photo, six unique subjects supported by 1:48 & 1:72 GSa + sketches. Vol. 2 contains BE2, AEG D.I, Hanriot HD.I Lohner AA, Anatra DS & Pfalz D.XIV: 84 photos, 7 colour photos, 20 pages of drawings & colour profiles
$29.95
W.W.I BRITISH AEROPLANE PROPELLERS
see photo, (Fabric Special 3), using official factory photos, colour plates & drawings Peter Cooksley & Bruce Robertson show just how WWI British airscrews were produced, 9 colour plates, 8 colour logos, 20 photos, 7 drawings & full list of airscrews & codes to help identify, 28 pages
n/a
FOKKER DR I
see photo, 67 archive photos, 3 pages of detailed GAs, contemporary airframe/component sketches + over 24 colour plates of Triplanes from 11 Jastas, also includes a 2 page centrespread cutaway, colours & markings data + model listings
n/aout of print
SOPWITH PUP
see photo, 44 pages, 10 in full colour, providing over 20 sparkling profiles and 33 close-ups including full cockpit details! In addition there are 73 archive photos, 10 close-ups, dashboard sketch, fuselage markings detail and colour notes plus superb scale drawings
$25.00
NIEUPORT FIGHTERS - VOL 1
see photo, covers Nieuports 11, 16, 17, 21 & 23, 52 pages (10 in colour) with over 15 colour close-ups & over 20 profiles of International Nieuports, 6 pages of drawings, 85 archive photos + 9 close-ups
$27.95
NIEUPORT FIGHTERS - VOL 2
see photo, covers Nieuports 17bis, 24, 25 & 27, 48 pages (6 in colour) with 12 colour profiles, over 7 pages of drawings, 90 archive photos & 10 close-ups
$27.95
RAF SE5a
see photo, provides unmatched detail for the classic British WWI fighter as flown by the top aces Mannock, Bishop & Rhys-Davids, 68 archive photos, 68 close-ups (18 in full colour) plus over 17 colour profiles, official GAs, rigging diagrams & a genuine WWI colour photo, cockpit data, detailed colour notes and a listing of SE5a model kits
$27.95
HALBERSTADT FIGHTERS
see photo, first German biplane fighter to enter air combat was built by Halberstadt, it was to a Halberstadt that rockets were first fitted & operated in action by German forces, 10 close-ups, 74 archive photos, contemporary technical reports & sketches, 7 detailed colour plates + data, together with over 6 pages of accurate 1:48 and 1:72 scale drawings
$27.95
GOTHA
see photo, twin-engined Gothas by day, then by night, were effective, the world's first strategic bombing aeroplane is fully documented, 20 pages of 1:48 and 1:72 scale drawings detailing the Gotha G.II, G.II, G.VI & G.Vb, contemporary airframe sketches, extensive colours & markings data + 4 pages of colour profiles, 68 archive photos, 19 close-ups & cockpit drawings
$34.95
VICKERS VIMY
see photo, Vimy's flight to Australia, this detailed monograph includes 4 pages of 1:72 scale drawings & over 100 archive photos including 21 close-ups 44 pages with two in full colour
$21.95
VON RICHTHOFEN'S FLYING CIRCUS
see photo,68 page book provides extensive pictorial coverage of Jagdgeschwader Nr.I's Jastas 4, 6, 10 & 11 - the famous flying circus, with 183 archive photos, 12 mono profiles & 10 colour pages with over 47 exacting new colour profiles by Ray Rimell providing modellers with a wide choice of schemes, written by Greg VanWyngarden, a markings specialist, small note by previous owner on page 21
n/a out of print
RICHTHOFEN
see photo, written by the late A E Ferko, this is a superb record of Germany's leading fighter pilot, which also includes detailed appendices & notes, there are 203 photos that trace the Baron's WWI career, 84 pages offer a unique, fresh insight into Germany's Ace of Aces; also included are 4 colour pages with 15 colour profiles of the Baron's aeroplanes
$39.95
BRISTOL FIGHTERS - VOL 1
see photo, contains 52 pages, 86 archive photos: 23 b/w close-ups, 26 colour close-ups, 9 colour profiles, over 8 pages of F2a/F2b drawings, cover painting by Paul Monteagle & a WWI colour photo
$29.95
BRISTOL FIGHTERS - VOL 2
see photo, covers post war Bristols, 52 pages with Mk.IV & airframe structural drawings, over 101 photos, handbook sketches, more colour & b/w close-ups + colour profiles, also features US and Polish versions
$29.95
FOKKER D.VII - ANTHOLOGY 1
see photo, 5 pages of all new GAs, over 130 photos, 10 airframe sketches, cockpit sketches & drawings, 11 mono profiles, 21 all-new colour side profiles + extra scrap views depict D.VIIs from 12 Jastas + stencil, lozenge covering & cowl variation drawings
$34.95
FOKKER D.VII - ANTHOLOGY 2
see photo, 25 new colour side profiles & 13 plan views showcasing D.VIIs of Jastas 24, 26, 27, 28W, 29, 30, 32b, 33, 34b, 35b, 36, 37, 40, 43, 45 & 46 + 5 pages of researched 1:48/1:72 scale plans of the OAW-built D.VII version, over 110 WWI & close-up photos, special features on OAW structure, 1918 capture report, D.VIIs in Hollywood, Jasta markings, cross styles, stencil data, colour notes, cowl variations, wing geometry
$34.95
FOKKER D.VII - ANTHOLOGY 3 see photo, profiles Albatros-built D.VIIs with new 1:48/1:72 scale plans & many cowl, stencil, cross & markings' sketches, + eight pages of new colour art profiling D.VIIs from Jastas 50,53,54,56,57,58,59,60,63,65,66,68,71,72,73,74,78b, MFJ I & MFJ II, over 119 photos & 11 mono profiles $34.95
ALBATROS FIGHTERS
see photo, covers the Albatros D.I, D.II, D.II & D.V/Va fighters in 60 pages that include 63 photos & 46 D.V close-ups, 11 pages of drawings, 7 colour profiles + 5 colour photos, detailed markings notes & model kit listings
n/a
FOKKER FIGHTERS D.I-IV
see photo, Peter Grosz chronicles the early biplane Fokker fighters with over 105 photos, full history, correcting many long-held myths, 12 pages of 1:48 and 1:72 scale plans detailing all four types, colour data plus 9 exclusive colour plates
$31.95
ILYA MUROMETS Type Veh
see photo, first English language monograph to profile the unique & pioneering Sikorsky four-engined battleplanes, written & illustrated by Harry Woodman, this 48 page book provides over 50 photos, 8 pages of 1:48 and 1:72 scale plans, sketches, tables, colour notes & 4 colour profiles
$29.95
AIRCO DH4 see photo,Jack Bruce's meticulously-researched narrative are detailed 1:48/1:72 scale plans, over 140 archive photos, 13 brand new colour profiles + contemporary GAs & sketches, detailed colour notes & appendices $34.95
SE5/SE5a SQUADRONS
see photo, Les Rogers has been studying RFC, RNAS & RAF squadron heraldry for over 40 years, now brings together his extensive knowledge & archive database to present this densely - illustrated unit-by-unit coverage of the famous fighters, with scores of rare photos & new colour profiles by Ray Rimell
$34.95
SOPWITH CAMEL SQUADRONS
see photo, Les Rogers provides details of over 40 RFC/RNAS/RAF/USAS Camel units supported by 216 photos & almost 100 individual colour illustrations
$34.95
BREGUET 14
see photo,Alan D Toelle, over 135 photos, 12 pages of colour plates depicting over 30 different Breguets + contemporary drawings, nose cowling styles, stencil data, rudder legends, colours, data
$39.95
ALBATROS D.III
see photo,Peter M Grosz profiles the famous German 'V'-strutter, over 130 photos, six pages of detailed 1:48/1:72 scale GAs, 18 brand new colour profiles + superb art on the covers, also provides a detailed section on colours & markings
$38.95
JAGDSTAFFEL 5
see photo, recounts the unit history of Jasta 5, the Green-tails, with many photos, plus 11 pages of colour profiles depicting the most colourful German fighters of WWI
$38.95
JAGDSTAFFEL 5, Vol. 2
see photo,more rare photos, another 11 pages of all new sparkling profiles depicting the most colourful of WWI Albatrosse and Fokkers
$38.95
ZEPPELIN, VOLUME ONE, see photo, Rimell, Ray, 2006, new, soft cover, limited to a printing of 1,000, each copy numbered & signed by Rimell, features over 150 documentary photos & sketches, detailed scale plans, new colour profiles, 80 pages (including covers). n/a (out of print)
ZEPPELIN, VOLUME TWO, see photo, Rimell, Ray, 2008, new, soft cover, limited to a printing of 1,000, each copy numbered & signed by Rimell, features over 124 documentary photos & sketches, 12 pgs of detailed scale plans, new colour profiles, 84 pages (including covers). $49.95
ZEPPELINS AT WAR 1914-1915, see scan, Rimell, Ray, 78 packed pages chart the stories of over two dozen early war airships with scores of rare photos, scale fold-out plans, colour profiles. $48.95
LAST FLIGHT OF THE L31, see scan, Limited Edition of 1000 copies, signed by Rimell, On October 1 1916, the inhabitants of Potters Bar, Middlesex were witness to the fiery destruction of a raiding German Zeppelin that came down on the Oakmere Estate. All 19 crewmembers perished. This century-old event is now commemorated by Ray Rimell with the aid of many contemporary eyewitness accounts,plus official military records & personal family archives, including over 50 rare photos. $19.95
LAST FLIGHT OF THE L32, see scan, Limited Edition of 1000 copies, signed by Rimell, On 24 September 1916 the residents witnessed the dramatic end of a German Zeppelin raider that crashed in flames on the fields of Snail's Hall Farm killing all aboard.Now this century -old event is re-visited by Ray Rimell's detailed account has been based on eyewitness statements, with access to official records & family papers from the family who shot down L32 on that momentous night 100 years ago. With over 50 illustrations ,including a Ronny Bar colour profile of BE2c 4112, scale drawings by Mick Davis of the night-fighting BE2c version and detailed sketches of the Strange gun mounting, $19.95
THE LAST FLIGHT OF THE L48 ,see photo, by R. L. Rimell, full story of the L48 shot down over Theberton, Suffolk in 1917, 60 rare colour & mono illustrations include 1:720 and 1:96 scale airship drawings & colour profiles of the British fighters involved, includes details of the 2006 excavation for BBC’s Timewatch programme, Limited Edition!, 26 pgs. n/a
NIEUPORT FLYERS OF THE LAFAYETTE,see photo, by Jon Guttman relates the amazing story of America’s volunteer airmen in WWI, the famed Lafayette Escadrille, With over 60 photos & 11 pages of Nieuport 11/17 colour profiles based on the very latest researches, also includes 1:32 scale Nieuport 11 and 17 scale drawings, 42 pgs. $41.95
FOKKER DR.I JAGDSTAFFELN , by Greg Van Wyngarden, see photo, fourth in the 'squadron series, covers operational use of the famous Dreidecker with dozen of photos and detailed captions, features all Dr.I units and their Jata markings, over 250 photos, 8 colour pages of Dr.I, 1:32 scale drawings, 89 pgs. $47.95
FE2B FLIES AGAIN! , by Paul Hare, see photo, history with authoritative photo captions; WWI ‘Fee’ pilots’ and observers’ stories; FE2b ordnance, bombs and guns; How TVAL built their FE2b with over 80 sequential colour photos of construction from raw timber to maiden flight; Exclusive report on flying the 2009 ‘Fee’ supported by superb aerial photography, plus detailed appendices, as a bonus, there’s also a special double-sided pull-out poster for collectors, 68 pgs. $37.95

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