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TED'S TRAVELLING CIRCUS, ,
Stewart, Carroll (Cal), Sun World Communicationsk 1996, af/f (as new), The 93rd Bomb Group (B-24s) flew mostly from England (8th A.F.), A detachment was sent to Libya where they participated in the infamous ploesti raid, photos 582 pages
$235.00




FURIES AND FIREFLIES OVER KOREA,
Thomas, Graham, Grub St., 2004, f/f (as new), Korean air war as experienced by pilots of the RAF, FAA & Commonwealth, photos, 191 pages
$30.00




STORY ABOUT A REAL MAN, A,
Polevol, Boris, Foreign Languages Publications, 1950, vg/vg (some edgewear), Based on the story of Alexel Maresyev, an I-16 pilot shot down in 1941. He survived over 2 weeks in the wild, was rescued & both legs were amputated. He returned to the cockpit & finished the war with 11 victories, illustrations, 575 pages.
$20.00




TEST PILOT,
Collins, Jimmy, Sun Dial Press, vg/vg, 1935, the author was a test pilot for Curtiss & later Grumman in the late 20s and early 30s, 178 pgs.
$20.00




RCAF SQUADRONS AND AIRCRAFT,
Kostenuk & Griffin, A.M. Hakkert, 1977, vg/vg (oversized). A history of RCAF Squadrons & the aircraft they flew from 1924 to 1968, 460 photos, 255 pgs.
$30.00








AEROPLANE SCRAP BOOK - 3 VOLUME SET
Hatfield, D.D., Northrop University, 1971-76, vg (soft cover), The progress in aviation is shown through the reproduction frm the advertising media,
Vol. 1 - 1910-1941, 282 pages
Vol 2 - 1911-1939 280 pages
Vol. 3 - 1911-1941 246 pages
$33.00








FIRST WORLD FLIGHT,
Thomas, Lowell, Houghton, Mifflin, 1927, vg (embossed cover), inscribed by Leigh Wade, pilot of the Boston, The 1924 world flight by the Army Air Services Douglas World Cruisers, photos, 328 pgs.
$100.00




UNCONVENTIONAL AIRCRAFT,
Bowers, Peter, TAB, 1984, f (soft cover), aircraft designed in what we call other than the standard configuartion, including Canard, Tandem Wing, Flying Automobiles, etc., many photos, 278 pgs.
$17.50




HEAVEN NEXT STOP,
Bloemertz, Gunther, Kimber, 1954, vg/vg, The personal experiences of the auther, an FW-190 pilot with JG 26 (The Abberville Boys), photos, 189 pgs.
$17.50




STUNT FLYING IN THE MOVIES,
Greenwood, Jim & Maxine, TAB, 1982, vg/vg, From the beginning (1908) to the present, you will read about Locklear, Grace, Mantz, Tallman & many others, photos, 245 pgs.
$20.00






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