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ABOVE FLANDERS' FIELDS,Pieters, Walter, Grub St., 1998, f/f (as new), see scan, Belgian fighter pilots & their units, WW I, photos, 123 pages. $35.00
ABOVE THE BRIGHT BLUE SKY, Springs, Elliot White, Doubleday, 1928, vg,see scan, This is a copy Number 123 of 140 copies of a special edition and is signed by Springs. see scan, More about warbirds, 275 pages. $75.00
ABOVE THE TRENCHES,Shores, Franks & Guest, Grub St., 1990 f/f (as new).see scan, Over 800 biographies of British fighter aces in World War I, photos, 397 pages. $75.00
aBOVE THE TRENCHES SUPPLEMENT, Shores, Franks & Guest, Grub St., 1996, fine (hardcover). see scan, Information on 12 British aces not included in "Above The Trenches". Plus newly found information on aces in the original book, photos, 62 pages. $20.00
ACE OF THE BLACK CROSS, Udet, Ernst, Frontine Books, 2013, new (reprint of the original 1935 publication), see photo, Memoirs of Udet, he captures what many young piots felt, he later became a stunt pilot, joined the Nazi Party & became involved in the early development of the Luftwaffe, photos, 202 pgs. $28.95
ACES HIGH, Clark, Alan, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1973, vg/vg, see photo, illustrated chronicle of aerial warfare during five turbulent years, study of the tatics & strategies of the combat 'Aces' that led to Allied victory, photos, 192 pgs. $10.00
ACE WITH ONE EYE, Oughton & Smyth, Frederick Muller Limited, 1963, vg/vg see photo, story of 'Mick' Mannock, VC, who officially shot down 73 enemy planes & unoffically nearly a hundred, he was blind in one eye, 307 pgs. Soft cover reprint available, new copy (Fortunes of War), see scan,184 pgs. $10.00 $18.00
ACES, THE, Oughton, Frederick, Spearman,1961, vg/vg, see photo,stories of the men who converted the skies over France and Germany into a modern jousting field" Includes Boelcke, Immelmann, Eschwege, Manfred von Richthofen, 'Mad Major' Thompson, Edward Mannock, etc. photos, 390 pages. $10.00
ACES AND KINGS, Sutherland, L.W., Hamiliton, 1935, vg (minor foxing, cover wear), reminiscences by Flight Lieutenant Sutherland who served with No. 1 Squadron of the Australian Flying Corps, which operated in a Royal Flying Corps wing,based in Palestine, photos, 276 pgs. $25.00
AER0NAUT SERIES (World War I) Prices Reduced
AEG AIRCRAFT OF WW I, Herris, Jack, Aeronaut, 2015, new (soft cover), see scan, describes & illustrates the development of AEG aircraft in WWI, 277 photos, 70 color profiles, production quantities & serial numbers of aircraft, dimensions & performance specifications, 8 AEG aircraft types are illustrated in either 1/72 (2 aircraft) or 1/48 (6 aircraft) scale drawings. 186 pgs. $40.00
AIR ACES OF THE 1914-1918 WAR, Robertson, Bruce, ed., Harleyford, 1959, vg/vg (foxing on the title page), see photo,brief AF histories of the 8 major battles, bios. of major aces & ace lists, many photos, 212 pgs. $25.00
AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR I, Herris & Pearson, Amber, 2014, new, see scan, covers all types arranged chronologically & by theatre. There are more than 250 color profiles, 192 pgs. $15.00
AIRFIELDS & AIRMEN OF THE CHANNEL COAST, O'Connor, Mike, Pen & Quill,2005, new, soft cover, see photo, air actions that took place along the Belgian and North France coastline during The Great War, in addition to the Royal Fighting Corps & RAF aspect this volume covers the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) & Belgian Air Service (AMB) as well as the German Naval Air Service, photos, 208 pgs. $12.00
AIRMANS OUTINGS, AN , "Contact" (Alan Bott), Greenhill, 1986, vg (soft cover), see scan, Bott was an RFC observer with No.70 Squadron flying in Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutters on the Western Front, first part of the book deals with British reconnaissance, the second part is entitled "letters from the Somme", 323 pgs. $10.00
AIRMAN'S WAR 1914-18, AN, Liddle, Peter, Blandford Press, 1987, f/f, see photo, letters, diaries, log books, related papers & other archives this work reveals the personal observations of airmen during WW I, many photos, 226 pgs. $10.00
AIRMEN OF WORLD WAR 1, Bowyer, Chaz, Arms & Armour, 1975, vg/vg, see photo, photographic record of British & Empire air forces, covers Air Aces, Women, incudes songs & statistics, 128 pgs. $10.00
AIR VCs, THE, Cooksley, Peter, Sutton, 1996, new, see photo, describes the actions that led the the awarding of all 19 air VCs during WW I, photos, 204 pgs.$15.00
AIR WAR FLANDERS-1918, Jackson, Robert, Airlife, 1998, new,see photo, examines the development of air fighting between April & November 1918, assessing German & Allied air power in 1917 then moves on to cover the development of bombing operations on both sides, new aircraft and the contribution of the US & French air forces , many photos, 160 pgs. $25.00
ALBATROS D.I-D.II, Miller, James, Osprey Vanguard Series #5, new, soft cover, 2012, see photo, photos, color plates, fold-out cut-way, 64 pgs. $13.00
ALBATROS D-II, Hofling, Rudolf, Schiffer, 2002, new, soft cover, see photo, history, registration numbers, many photos, line drawings, color plates, 53 pgs. $12.00
ALBATROS D.III, Miller, James, Osprey, 2014, new (soft cover), see scan, Air Vanguard #13, Johannisthal, OAW & Oeffag variants, design & development, technical specifications, operational history, many photos & color plates, 64 pgs. $13.00
ALBERT BALL, VC, Bowyer, Chaz, Bridge Books, 1994, new, see photo, credited with 44 combat victories in a period of 15 months of active service, photos, 197 pgs. New soft cover edition available for $19.95 $12.00
ALLIED AVIATION OF WORLD WAR I Cowin, Hugh, Osprey, 2000, new, soft cover, see photo, Aviation Pioneer Series, many photographs with captions, 96 pgs. $8.00
AMERICAN AIR INTELLIGENCE BULLETINS - March 29 to November 16, 1918, see scan, American Air Intelligence bulletins (copies) mounted in a card cover binding, covers March to November 1918, oversized, 368 pages. $25.00
AMERICAN FOR LAFAYETTE, AN, Brown, Dale (editor), University Press of Virginia, 1981, f/f (as new),see scan, diaries of E.C.C. Genet,an American who volunteered for the French Foreign Legion & the Lafayette Escadrille, he was shot down in his Nieuport on 4/16/17, the first American to die in combat, photos, 224 pgs. $13.00
AMERICAN'S PIONEER ACES, Farmer, James, BAC Publishers, 2003, new, see photo, comprehensive look at the demands placed on America's Great War pursuit fliers, photos & illustrations, 302 pgs. $15.00
AN AMERICAN PURSUIT PILOT IN FRANCE 1917-1919, Thomas & Becker (editors), White Mane Publishing, 1994, vg/vg , see photo, collection of letters & diaries from Roland W. Richardson, a pilot who flew in France with the 203rd Aero Squadron, from training to deployment overseas & combat, he flew a variety of aircraft incl Spads, Caudrons, Nieuports, Sopwiths & Avro's, photos, 198 pgs. $15.00
ANNALS OF 100 SQUADRON, Burge, C. Gordon, Bivouac Books, 1975, fine, see scan, limited edition of original Squadron history, record of the war activities of the pioneer night bombing squadron in france from March 1917 - November 1918, includes operations within the Independent Air Force of the RAF, a list of all serving officers, NCOs and men, 211 pgs. $27.00
ARRAS: AIRFIELDS & AIRMEN, O'Connor, Mike, Leo Cooper, 2004, new, soft cover, see photo, new series on the WW I airfields & pilots, photos & maps, 192 pgs. $12.00
ARTHUR RICHMOND TABER, Taber, Sydney Richmond, Privately Printed, 1920, Very good condition with embossed cover,see scan, first edition published in 1920, written as a tribute by his Father, Arthur served as an ambulance driver to the U.S. pilots for 6 months in France. He returned to the U.S., got his pilot's license & returned as a flight instructor, He later became a ferry pilot and was killed in a crash in 1919, photos, 203 pages. $85.00
AUSTRALIAN HAWK OVER THE WESTERN FRONT Hellwig, Adrian, Grub Street, 2006, new, see photo, biography of Major R. S. Dallas, Australia’s leading air ace of all time and, with fifty victories, also one of the highest-scoring Commonwealth aces, until this excellently researched volume, there has never been a full biography of this exceptional pilot, whose fighting career spanned from 1916 to 1918, photos, 221 pgs. $26.00
AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN ALBATROS ACES OF WORLD WAR I, Varriale, Paolo, Osprey Aircraft of the Aces #110, see photo, new, soft cover, many photos, color plates, 96 pgs. $13.00
AVIATIK AIRCRAFT OF WW I, Herris, Jack, Aeronaut, 2014, new (soft cover), see scan, 160 photos, 34 color profiles, scale drawings of 7 aircraft in 1/48 scale, 90 pgs. $27.95

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