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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.
$10.00 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.
$28.00 SCALE AIRCRAFT DRAWINGS - VOLUME 1 WW I, Model Airplane News, new, see photo,
soft cover, all scale drawings, 151 pgs. $15.00 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.
$13.00 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 SIEMENS-SCHUCKERT AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR I, Herris, Jack, Aeronaut, 2014, new (soft cover),
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,
n/a SIKORSKY S-16, Mikheyev, Vadim, Flying Machine Press, 1997, as new, soft cover, see photo,
design & production, detailed line drawings & color profiles see photo,
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.
$15.00 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. $10.00 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.
$18.00 SOPWITH CAMEL - KING OF COMBAT, Boyer, Chae, Glasney Press, 1978, f/f,
see scan, inscribed by author, see scan,
Western Front, night fighters, line drawings, many photos, 192 pgs.
$42.00 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.
$13.00 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.
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.
$13.00 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.
$26.00 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.
$18.00 SQUADRON 95, Buckley, Harold, Obelisk Press, 1933, fine (embossed cover, see scan,
see title page, The 95th Aero Sqdn, (Nieuport 28s,& Spad 13s) operated in the St Mihel & Meuse-Argonne offensive. Their most noted pilot was Quenton Roosevelt, the ex-president's son. The first American Squadron to go into combat, photos, 227 pages.
$99.00 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. $10.00 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.
$15.00 SUMNER SEWALL, Wilberg, James, Aeronaut, 2019, new (soft cover), see scan,
He joined the aviation section of the Army Signal Corps. Eventually Sumner flew with the 95th Aero Squadron, U.S.A.S., of the First Pursuit Group,
where he fortunately survived the harrowing experience of being shot down in flames to achieve acedom.
Sumner returned home after the war and was prominent in Maine business & political life, later serving as governor of Maine during WW2,
25 paintings & posters, 187 photos, 18 in color, color profile & plan views of 3 aircraft,154 pages.
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