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World War I Titles - pg. 3

CALLAHAN, THE LAST WAR BIRD, Skelton, Marvin, Sunflower Press, 1980, vg (soft cover, spiral bound), see scan, Larry Callahan was one of the "Three Musketeers of the Air" along with John McGavock Grider & Elliott White Springs in WW I. many photos, 143 pgs. $55.00
CAMBRAI, AIRFIELDS & AIRMEN, O'Connor, Mike, Pen & Sword, 2003, new, soft cover, see photo, series of WW I airfields & pilots, photos & maps, 192 pgs. $12.00
CANADIAN AIRMEN AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR, Wise, S.F., Ministry of Supply & Services, 1980, f/f (as new), see scan, This is volume 1 of the Official History of the RCAF, it covers through WW I, many photos, maps, 771 pgs. $35.00
CAPRONIs, FARMANs and SIAs Hilliard, Jack, Caproni Museum, 2006, new (soft cover), see scan, U.S. Army aviation training and combat in Italy (1917-1918), photos, 616 pgs. $40.00
CAPT. GEORGES GUYNEMER, Musciano, Walter, Hobby Helpers, 1963, soft cover (spiral bound, inked name), see photo, many photos & illustrations, 64 pgs. $10.00
CARL MENCKHOFF, Tager, Hannes (Editor), Aeronaut, 2013, new (pictorial cover), see photo, one of Germany’s great aces of WWI, who scored 39 victories & was awarded the Pour le Mérite. Continues until today with the touching story of two families, the Menckhoffs & the Averys, uniting years after Menckhoff’s last combat when he was downed by fledgling American pilot Walter L. Avery of the 95th Aero Squadron. 208 photos, 14 in color, 9 illustrations, maps, color profiles. $39.95
CASUALTIES OF THE GERMAN AIR SERVICE 1914-1920, Franks, Bailey & Duiven, Grub Street, 1999, new, see photo, lists of German casualties was published in 1932 & gave the majority of known losses suffered by the Luftatreitkrafte, now totally revised, re-arrange in chronological & alphabetical order information on units, losses on operational sorties, training flights, air raids, illnesses, 384 pgs. $25.00
CAVALRY OF THE CLOUDS, Sweetman, John, Spellmount, 2010, f/f (new copy), see photo, traces the evolution of air power in North-West Europe, author draws on personal correspondence, photos, 224 pgs. $10.00
CHILD YANK OVER THE RAINBOW, Brown, Warren, Aero Medical onsultants, 1975, f (soft cover), see scan, Based on the diaries of Joseph Boudwin, an SE-5 pilot (84 Sqdn, RAF) and 2 men who served with the 42nd Inf. Division, photos, 289 pgs. $16.00
CHRONICLES OF 55 SQUADRON, Miller, L., Naval & Military Press, 2004, soft cover reprint, see photo,history of 55 Squadron in the RFC and RAF over the Western front in 1917 and 1918. Includes quirky details of flying life such as the full text of flier’s songs and a glossary of squadron slang, illustrated with black and white drawings; the book also comes with some fascinating appendices, such as the texts of airmen’s song sung around the squadron’s piano in the intervals between ‘ ops’, 126 pgs. $19.95
CURTISS HS FLYING BOATS, Molson & Shortt, Naval Institute, 1995, new, soft cover, see photo, development & history of HS type flying boats from their beginning as a maritime patrol aircraft through WW I, HS-2L flying boat's role in the development of aviation in Canada is presented, as well as the Hx of the only HS-2L now in existance, it's recovery & restoration at Canada's National Aviation Museum, photos & drawings, 147 pgs. $18.00
COURAGE OF THE EARLY MORNING, THE, Bishop, William, McClelland & Stewart Limited, 1965, f/f see photo, a son's biography of his famous father, Billy Bishop, photos, 211 pgs. $15.00
CUXHAVEN RAID, THE, Layman, R.D., Conway, 1985, vg/vg, see photo, account of the planning, operation and aftermath of the world's first carrier borne air strike against the German airship base at Cuxhaven, 1914, photos & maps, 160 pgs. $22.00

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