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World War I Titles - pg. 10

OBSERVERS AND NAVIGATORS, Jefford, C.G, Wing Commander, Airlife, 2001, new, see photo, traces the non-pilot aircrew, observers, aerial gunners/gunlayers & kite balloon observers who flew with the RFC, RNAS and RAF, photos, 274 pgs. $25.00
ONLY THE CLOUDS REMAIN, Walker, Dale, Alandle Press, 1980, vg (some scuffing to cover), soft cover, see photo, Ted Parsons of the Lafayette Escadrille, later a career in Hollywood, photos, 72 pgs. $10.00
ON THE WING , Masters, David, Henry Holt, 1934, vg/g (chipped), see scan, Very good copy with dust jacket (chipped), binding tight, no marks. Covers the pioneering flights, action in WW I, The miracle of the parachute & the Schneider Trophy races. photos, 351 pages. $22.50
OPERATIONAL HISTORY OF GERMAN AIR SERVICE
VOLUME 1: WESTERN FRONT 1914,
Bowden, Matt, Aeronaut, 2017, new (soft cover), see scan, details the results of many individual reconnaissance flights & the specific command decisions based on their observations. Volume 1 contains 35 maps in color, 165 photos and postcards, 72 of them in color, & several color profiles of 1914 German reconnaissance airplanes 378 pgs.
$69.95
OSPREY AIRCRAFT OF THE ACES (World War I)
OSPREY ELITE SERIES (World War I)
OSWALD BOELCKE, Bronnenkant, Lance, Aeronaut, 2018, new (hard cover), limited edition to 400 copies, see scan, This is the complete story of Oswald Boelcke, one of the greatest pioneers of fighter aviation & the man Manfred von Richthofen, the “Red Baron,” called his hero. This definitive biography – lavishly illustrated with over 650 photos – provides a wealth of new information on this remarkable young man, including some of his original letters & accounts by people who knew him. After his tragic death in a mid-air collision with one of his closest colleagues, his teachings and the memory of his inspirational personality and leadership continued to influence fighter aviation up to the present day, 856 pages. $99.95
OVER THE BATTLEFRONTS, Kilduff, Peter, Arms & Armour, 1996, f/f, see photo, collection of accounts of WWI Air Combat. Inc. balloon crews in action, bombers across the Rhine, poet of the Air, yanks in the RAF & flying with the Lafayette, photos, 192 pgs. $16.50
PFALZ AIRCRAFT OF WW I (expanded edition), Herris, Jack, Aeronaut, 2012, new (soft cover), see photo, many photos, scale drawings, color plates see example, , expanded from 180 pgs. to 264 pgs. $59.95
PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE GERMAN ARMY AIR SERVICE, Imrie, Alex, Ian Allan, 1971, f/f, see photo, birth & death of the first Luftwaffe, 240 original photographs, + 72 pgs. of text $15.00
PILOT'S LUCK, Knight, Clayton (author & artist), David McKay Co., f (pictorial cover, one plate missing - pg. 58 replaced with a color copy), see photo, stories by Elliott White Springs, Roy Brown, Floyd Gibbins & Norman Hall, Knight was a pilot in No. 206 Squadron RAF and shot down Oct 1918, wounded and captured, illustrated by Knight, 72 pgs. $26.00
POET OF THE AIR, Wright, Jack Morris, Houghton Mifflin, 1918, see scan, vg , letters of First Lieutenant Jack Morris Wright of the American Aviation in France, April 1917-1918, Wright's letters were long and detailed, he describes his training in France, killed in Jan. 1918, 246 pgs. $27.50
POUR le MERITE AND GERMANY'S FIRST ACES, Angolia & Hackney, self-published, 1984, f/f, see photo, biographies of the German fighter aces awarded the Pour le Merit "Blue Max" for their skill in WWI, includes information on the medal's design, box, certificate, etc, many photos, 288 pgs. $35.00
PRICE OF HONOR, Rossano, Geoffrey (editor), Naval Institute, 1991, new, see photo, war letters of Kenneth MacLeish, a member of the First Yale Unit, a collection of over 200 letters to his fiancee cover his entire flying career, from early training in 1917 until his death in combat just three weeks before the war's end, photos, 242 pgs. $15.00

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