F World War I Aviation books, WW1,

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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. $15.00
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. $17.95
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. $15.00
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), see scan, 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, 208 pgs. $49.95
SIKORSKY S-16, Mikheyev, Vadim, Flying Machine Press, 1997, as new, soft cover, see photo, design & production, detailed line drawings & color profiles 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. $19.95
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: AIRFIELDS & AIRMEN, O'Connor, Mike, Leo Cooper, 2002, new, soft cover, see photo, photos & maps, 192 pgs. $16.00
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. $22.00
SOPWITH CAMEL, Guttman, Jon, Osprey Vanguard Series #3, new soft cover, 2012. see photo, photos, color plates, fold out cut-away, 64 pgs. $18.95
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. $75.00
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. $15.00
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. $15.00
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. $15.00
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. $30.00
SPAD S.VII C1, 4+,English text, see photo, many photos (including color), 1/48 scale plans, line drawings see photo, color plates, 37 pgs. ,$22.00
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. $22.50
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. $15.00
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. $20.00

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