F World War I Aviation books, WW1,

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SAILOR IN THE AIR, Davies, Richard Bell, Peter Davis, 1967, vg/vg, see photo, author was a pilot serving under Commander Samson during WW I, in the RNAS, he later rose to the rank of Vice Admiral and won the V.C., D.S.O & the A.F.C., photos, 245 pgs. $20.00
SAILOR OF THE AIR, Sheely, Lawrence, ed., University of Alabama, 1993, new, see photo, letters & diary of D-4 observer w/ Northern Bombing Group, photos, 221 pgs. $15.00
SALMSON AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR I, Owers, Guttman & Davilla, Flying Machine Press, 2001, new, soft cover, see photo, photos, scale drawings (fold-outs), color plates,see example, 116 pgs. $39.00
SCALE AIRCRAFT DRAWINGS - VOLUME 1 WW I, Model Airplane News, new, see photo, soft cover, all scale drawings, 151 pgs. $17.95
SE 5a VS ALBATROS D V, Western Front 1917-18, Guttman, Jon, Osprey, 2009, new, soft cover, see photo,design, development, technical specifications, combat, statistics & analysis, illustrations, photos & color plates, 80 pgs. $15.00
SEVENTY YEARS AFTER 1914-1984 Gardam, John Colonel, Canada's Wings, 1984, vg (soft cover), see photo, compiled through personal interviews & diaries of Candian personnel who served in World War I. All services & theaters are represented. A book plate signed by Earl MacCloud, RNAS pilot is affixed to the first title page, photos, 99 pgs. $10.00
SHARKS AMONG MINNOWS, Franks, Norman, Grub Street, new, 2001, see photo, Germany's first fighter pilots and the Fokker Eindecker period (July 1915 to September 1916), explains how these early German fighter pilots achieved their kills, who they shot down and where, as well as covering their lives; for in most cases their lives were short, photos, 182 pgs. $27.00
SIEMENS-SCHUCKERT AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR I, Herris, Jack, Aeronaut, 2014, new (soft cover), see scan, describes & illustrates the development of Siemens-Schuckert aircraft in WWI with text, 305 photos, 49 color profiles, production quantities & serial numbers of aircraft, aircraft dimensions & performance specifications. In addition, eight SSW aircraft types and one guided missile are illustrated in either 1/72 (1 aircraft) or 1/48 (7 aircraft & the missile) scale drawings, 208 pgs. $49.95
SIKORSKY S-16, Mikheyev, Vadim, Flying Machine Press, 1997, as new, soft cover, see photo, design & production, detailed line drawings & color profiles with numerous photos, 32 pgs. $12.50
SIXTY SQUADRON , Scott, A.J.L., Nautical & Military Press, 2005, new, soft cover, see photo, 0ne of the most famous squadrons of WW 1, participating at the Somme, Arras, & Passchendaele, they were awarded VC, DSOs, and DFCs, 274 victories, photos, 145 pgs + maps. $19.95
SKY ON FIRE, Fredette, Raymond, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1966, f/vg (chipped), see photo, front battle of Britain 1917-1918 and the birth of the Royal Air Force, photos, 289 pgs. Smithsonian soft cover copy available for $15.00. $22.00
SOMME: AIRFIELDS & AIRMEN, O'Connor, Mike, Leo Cooper, 2002, new, soft cover, see photo, photos & maps, 192 pgs. $16.00
SOMME SUCCESS, Hart, Peter, Leo Cooper, 2012, new, soft cover, see photo, experiences of the British Army on the Somme in 1916 have become a legend, little has been written in recent years on the air war, this account never-before published accounts recorded by the Imperial War Museum Sound Archive in London, photos, 224 pgs. $22.00
SOPWITH CAMEL, Guttman, Jon, Osprey Vanguard Series #3, new soft cover, 2012. see photo, photos, color plates, fold out cut-away, 64 pgs. $18.95
SOPWITH CAMEL - KING OF COMBAT, Boyer, Chae, Glasney Press, 1978, f/f, see scan, inscribed by author, Western Front, night fighters, line drawings, many photos, 192 pgs. $60.00
SOPWITH CAMEL vs FOKKER DrI - WESTERN FRONT 1917-18 , Guttman, Jon, Osprey, 2008, new, soft cover, see photo, design & development, first hand accounts, cockpit view, many photos (b&w as well as color), 80 pgs. $15.00
SPAD VII vs ALBATROS D III 1917-18 , Guttman, Jon, Osprey, 2011, new, soft cover, see photo, design & development, technical specifications, combat, many photos (b&w as well as color), 80 pgs. $15.00
SPAD XIII VS FOKKER D VII, Guttman, Jon, Osprey, 2009, new, soft cover, see photo, Western Front 1918, cockpit illustrations, reveal several dramatic clashes from the two foes, first hand accounts from the pilots color illustrations, 80 pgs. $15.00
SPAD TWO-SEAT FIGHTERS OF WORLD WAR I, Herris, Jack, Flying Machine Press, 2005, new, soft cover, see photo, takes a look at SPADís less well known two-seat designs, including the SPAD SA series, the widely used SPAD 11 & SPAD 16, plus the excellent SPAD 20, which arrived just before the war ended, history, evolution, combat use, photos, color profiles, see example, scale drawings including 1/48 & 1/72, 12 color pages + photographs, 193 pgs. $35.00
SPAD S.VII C1, 4+,English text, see photo, many photos (including color), 1/48 scale plans, line drawings see photo, color plates, 37 pgs. ,$22.00
SPIDER WEB, THE, Hallam, T.D. Sqdn. Leader, Nautical & Aviation, 1979, f/f see photo, account of life at Felixtfowe air station during WW I, where the author flew flying boats in search of enemy submarines, photos & maps, 278 pgs. $22.50
STORKS, THE, Franks & Bailey, Grub Street, 1998, new, see photo, France's elite fighter group of WW I, escadrilles nos. 3, 26, 73 & 103, photo section, 160 pgs. $15.00
STORY OF THE LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE, Thenault, Georges, Leonaur, 2010, new, soft cover, see photo, reprint of the 1921 book by the Commander of the Lafayette Escadrille, photos, 139 pgs. $20.00

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