A; B; C ; D-E; F; G; H-I; J-L; M-N; 0-P; R; S; T-V; W-Z;
'BABY KILLERS', GERMAN AIR RAIDS ON BRITAIN IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR, Fegan, Thomas, Pen & Sword, 2002, new, see photo,
charts the chronology of the air raids, analyses public reaction & assesses the effectiveness of the campaign,
lists of memorials & museums, photos, 191 pgs.
$25.00 BATTLEBAGS, Mowthorpe, C.E.S., Alan Sutton, 1995, new, soft cover, see photo,
British airships of WW I, many photos, 194 pgs. $14.95 BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1917, Sutherland & Canwell, Penn & Sword, 2006, new, see photo, in the autumn of 1916 the Germans began to equip with the Gotha twin-engine bomber,
they were designed to carry out attacks across the channel against Britain. a group of four squadrons was established in Belgium,
they carried out their first bombing raid towards the end of May 1917, this 22 aircraft sortie, against the town of Folkestone,
caused 95 deaths, in mid-June a force of 18 Gothas attacked London in broad daylight, over 90 British fighters met them, but not one
Gotha was brought down, photos, 168 pgs. $29.00 BELGIAN AIR SERVICE IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Pieters, Walter, Aeronaut, 2010, new (issued w/o dj), oversized, see photo,
the story of the men, machines & operations of Aviation Militaire Belge from its beginnings until the Armistice,
airplanes of the Belgian Air Service, daily chronology, biographies of 375 Belgian aviators,
over 1,000 photographs, 81 color profiles, example of color profiles, 728 ppgs.
$99.95 BIG BOMBERS OF WORLD WAR 1, Monaghan, Hugh Ltn, JaaRE Publishing, 1985, f, soft cover, see photo,
a Canadian airman's journal, photos, 136 pgs.
$16.00 BILLY BISHOP, CANADIAN HERO, McCaffery, Dan, James Lorimer & Co., 2002, new, soft cover, see photo,
shot down a total of 75 confirmed victories (72 planes and 3 German balloons), he broke the records of other prominent fighter pilots,
based on new and previously untapped interviews with comrades and extensive readings,
photos, 239 pgs.
$16.95 BILLY MITCHELL, Jeffers, H. Paul, Zenith, 2004, new, see photo,
Billy" Mitchell began his romance with aviation in 1916 when, at the age of 38, he took private flying lessons graduating just in time
to undertake the mobilization of Americas air forces in World War I, a daring & tireless leader who rose to the rank of brigadier general,
commanding all of Americas aerial-combat units in France, chronicles the highs and lows of Mitchells career,
photos, 288 pgs.
$10.00 BLACK CAT SQUADRON, Wynn, Humphrey, Smithsonian, 1989, f/f (as new),
see photo, night bombing in WW I, story of 2/Lt. Leslie Blacking,
a nineteen-year-old pilot sent to serve with the 207 Squadron on the Western Front
during the summer of 1918, 239 pgs.
$20.00 BLACK FOKKER LEADER,
Kilduff, Peter, Grub St., 2009, new, see photo, memoirs of Lt.Carl Degelow, whose squadron posed a formidable treat to Britain's air units on the Western front. This contains new information and original photos since his book Germany's Last Knight of the Air printed in 1979, 189 pgs.
$34.95 BLOODY APRIL...BLACK SEPTEMBER, Franks, Guest & Bailey,
Grub St., 1995, new, see photo,describes two months, April, 1917 and September,
1918, when Germany ruled the skies of Europe, photos, 314 pgs.
$39.00 BLOODY APRIL, SLAUGHTER IN THE SKIES OVER ARRAS - 1917,
Hart, Peter, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2005, new, see photo,
story of the air war over Arras, using the voices of the men who were actually there,
his research has uncovered a vast amount of previously unpublished information, some of
which is controversial: for example, were some of the British aces being completely truthful
about their fabulous victories, photos, 381 pgs. Now available in soft cover - $12.95.
$30.00 BLOODY PARALYSER, Langham, Rob, Fonthill, 2016. f/f (new), see scan, story of the giant Handley-Page Bombers of WW I, operating mainly at night - they attack
Germany disrupting industry, transport, U-boats. Crews are telling their stories in their own words, photos, 192 pgs.
$34.95 BLUE MAX, THE, Hunter, Jack, Cassell, 1988, soft cover, new, novel that the movie was based on, 180 pgs.
BLUE MAX AIRMEN - VOLUME 3,
Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2013, new (soft cover), see photo, German airmen awarded the Pour le Merite, comprehensive biography
of each man, photos of the aircraft they flew, color profiles, 118 pgs.
$29.95 BLUE MAX AIRMEN VOLUME 4, Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2013, new, (Soft Cover), see photo,
German airmen awarded the Pur le Merite (Berthold, Leffers, Dossenbach, Berr),
140 photos, 14 color profiles & 112 pages. $29.95 BLUE MAX AIRMEN - VOLUME 5, Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2014, new (soft cover), see scan,
Volume 5 covers Manfred von Richthofen, the famous Red Baron, the highest scoring and most famous ace of the Great War and one of the earliest recipients of the Pour le Mérite. This volume includes 130 period photographs, 13 color photos & illustrations, 30 color profiles of aircraft flown by Manfred von Richthofen,
BLUE MAX AIRMEN - VOLUME 6, Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2015, new (soft cover),see scan,
German airmen awarded thePourle Merite during WW I, covers Ernst von Hoeppner, Hermann Thomssen & Werner Voss, 137 photographs,
9 in color & 16 color profiles of aircraft flown, 108 pgs.
$29.95 BLUE MAX AIRMEN: GERMAN AIRMEN AWARDED THE POUR LE MERITE (Volume 7), Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut Publisher, 2015, new (soft cover),
covers three fighter aces, Otto Bernert, Emil Schaefer, and Kurt Wolff. Volume 7 includes 133 photographs, 4 of them in color, and 12 color profiles of aircraft flown by these men in its 118 pages.
$29.95 BLUE MAX AIRMEN - VOLUME 8, Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2016, new (soft cover), covers two fighter aces,
Heinrich Gontermann and Lothar von Richthofen, younger brother of the Red Baron. includes 133 photographs, 3 of them in color, & 9 color profiles
$29.95 BORING A HOLE IN THE SKY, Scott, Robert, Random House, 1961, vg/vg (chipping & edge wear. see photo, author's memoir, from a hand built glider and a World War I era Jenny to air combat with Chennault and the Flying Tigers through piloting an F-100F Super Sabre jet, photos, 292 pgs.
$15.00 BRIEF GLORY, Revell, Alex, Pen & Sword, 2010, new,
life of Arthur Rhyys Davids, a popular British ace who flew with No. 56 Squadron &
was the victor over German ace Warner Voss, photos, 222 pgs.
$30.00 BRITISH AIRSHIP AT WAR, 1914-1918, Abbott, Patrick, Terence Dalton, 1989, as new, see photo,
225 airships were built during WW I, 107 were still in commission at the time of Armistice, played a significant
role in defeating the U-boats, photos & drawings, 142 pgs.
$24.00 BRITISH & ALLIED AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURERS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR,
Treadwell, Terry, Amberly, 2011, new (soft cover), wide range of aircraft of all types, from fighters to bombers, seaplanes & reconnaissance types, the British air forces started the war with barely 150 aircraft but ended it with thousands, photos, 252 pgs.
BRITISH WW I AIRCRAFT IN THE POLISH AIR FORCE
Kopanski, Tomasz, Mushroom, 1999, new, see photo,
the Poles bought many Bristol F2B Fighters, plus DH-9s and even Sopwith Dolphins &
an HP 0/400. photos. 8 pages of color profiles - British aircraft in Polish markings,
A; B; C ; D-E; F; G; H-I; J-L; M-N; 0-P; R; S; T-V; W-Z;
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