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LEGEND OF HOBEY BAKER, Davies, John, Little, Brown & Co., 1966, vg/vg, see scan, Baker was a super hero at football & hockey at Princeton. He went to war as a pilot in the Lafayette Escadrille in Dec. 1918. He was killed in a flying accident, photos, 118 pages. $37.50
LIBERATORS FROM WENDLING, Vickers, Robert, Unit Memorial Collection, 1977, fine (soft cover), see scan, Signed by author, see scan, The 392nd B.G. (B-24s) flew 285 missions with 8th A.F., which all are described. photos,, 283 pages. $75.00
LINCOLNSHIRE AIR WAR 1939-1945, Finn, S. Aero Litho co., 1973, VG, (soft cover), see scan, Lincolnshire (bomber country) was home to 49 airfields among the groups were 617 Group (The Dam Busters), photos, crash list, 114 pages. $15.00
LOSS OF THE PRINCE OF WALES & REPULSE, Bennett, Geoffrey, Naval Insitute, 1973, vg/vg, see photo, Sea-Battles in Close-up 7, detailed account of the loss of these two British Battleships at the start of the Pacific War in 1941, photos, 95 pgs. $15.00
LOST HOPES, Slizewski, Grzegorz, Koszalin, 2000, fine (soft covere, as new), see scan, The Polish airmen who flew for France in 1940, photos, 221 pages. $30.00
LUCK OF THE DRAW Murphy, Frank, FNP Military Division, 2001, as new (issued w/o dj), see photo, author (a B-17 navigator) with the 100th BG, was shot down on the Munster Raid (Oct. 10, 1943) on his 21st mission, photos, 344 pgs. $35.00
LUCKY 666 , Drury & Clavin, Simon & Schuster, 2016. new, see scan, June 1943, Jay Zemer flew a lone B-17 six hundred miles on a photo mission to Bougainville. For this mission, he was awarded the congresional Medal of Honor, photos, 354 pgs. $10.00
MAD REBEL, Oliphant, John, Self-published, 1998, fine (hardback with pictorial cover), see scan, inscribed by author, he flew P-47s & P-51s with the 369th FS, 359th FG, he was shot down, captured & escaped. He worked with the French underground, photos, 478 pgs. $25.00
MARTIN B-26 MARAUDER, Havener, J.K., Southern Heritage Press, 1998, f (soft cover, as new). see scan, The author piloted more than 50 combat missions & was a transitional training instructor. Includes over 150 previousl unpublished photographs, 264 pages + color photo section.
$18.95
MARTIN MARAUDER AND THE FRANKLIN ALLENS, Mrozek, Guggham & Newekkm Sunflower University, 1980, fine (soft cover), see scan, Franklin Allen was a B-26 pilot who flew in the SW Pacific & later transferred to the 9th AF in Europe. This book is mainly composed of letters between Allen & his wife during the war, many photos, 544 pages. $25.00
MATERNITY WARD - FINAL FLIGHT OF A WW II LIBERATOR, Aronowitz, Marguerite, Pine Castle Books, 1998, fine (soft cover), see scan, signed by author, Based on the diary of Waist Gunner (William Fay), the author reonstructs the August 1, 1943 mission to Ploesti. Nearly 1/3 of the planes never came back. photos, 165 pgs. $8.50
MIDWAY, Fuchida & Okumiya, Naval Institute, 1976, vg/vg, see scan, Both authors of this book served aboard Japanese carriers. The battle of Midway as seen by the other side, photos, illustrations & maps, 266 pgs. $20.00
MIGHTY EIGHTH, THE, Freeman, Roger, Motorbooks, 1993, f/f (as new), see scan, history of the units, the men & aircraft of the 8th Air Force, many photos, 311 pgs. $28.00
MIGHTY EIGHTH IN WW II - A MEMOIR, McLaughlin, Brig. Gen. Kemp, University Press of Kentucy, 2000, as new with dust jacket, see photo, author was a B-17 pilot with the 92nd BG, participated in heavy water operations in Norway and led the 2nd Schweinfurt mission, photos, 208 pgs. $23.00
MIGHTY EIGHTH WAR DIARY, Freeman, Roger, Motorbooks, 1993, f/f (as new) see scan, Day by day operational record of the 8th Air Force, photos, 508 pgs. $42.00
MOLES, THE, Ries, Karl, Dieter Hoffman, 1970, vg/vg, see scan, Growth of German military aviation (Luftwaffe) from 1919 to 1935. This is basically a photo history, German & English text & captions. They never did Volume 2 which was supposed to carry on until 1945, 151 pages. $15.00
MUSTANGS & UNICORNS, Smith, Jack, Pictorial Hisories, 1997, new, soft cover, see photo, history of the 359th FG, commander,s pilots, aces, missions list, many photos, 248 pgs. $15.00
NIGHT FLYER, Brandon, Lewis, Kimber, 1961, f/f, see scan, $14.00
NIGHT INTRUDER, Williams, Jeremy, David & Charles, 1976, f/f, see scan, RAF night fighters, the author served in Fighter Command's Night Experimental Unit, photos, 184 pgs. $21.00
NINE LIVES, Deere, Alan Group Capt., Hodder & Stoughton, 1959, vg/g (worn, edge wear, minor foxing). see scan, The author had 22 victories from the Battle of Britain through mid-1943m mostly with 54 Squadron, photos, 262 pgs. $35.00
No. 485 (N.Z.) SQUADRON 1941-1945, Sortehaug & Listemann, Philedition, 2006, new (soft cover), see scan, 485 Sqdn. operated Spitfires, 1941 to 1945 from Kenly, Kingscliffe, Biggin Hill & Hornchurch, among others. Temporarily re-equipped with Tempests & Typhoons in 1945, then back to Spitfires. Lists of missions, victories, losses and pilot biographies, photos & maps, 90 pgs. $20.00
NOW IT CAN BE TOLD: WITH THE EYES OF THE SEVENTH PHOTO GROUP, 7th Photo Group Assoc., 1984, Hardcover binder (new condition), see scan, 8th A.F. photo group flew over 4,200 sorties using F-5 Lightnings, Spirtfires & Mustangs. They were prominent at Normandy, the Battle of the Bulge & rocket sights, mostly all photos,see scan, 245 pages. $69.00
ONE-ARMED MAC, Cull & Symons,Grub St., 2003, new with dj, see photo, John Archibald Findlay MacLachlan know as "Mac" flew Fairey Battle light bombers during the Battle of France and later Hurricanes toward the end of BOB, he led a formation of 6 Hurricanes from the deck of HMS Argus to the island of Malta, he died in captivity in 1943, this book is based on his diaries and letters, photos, 192 pgs. $02.00
OUT OF THE BLUE, O'Brien, Terence, Collins 1984, vg/vg, see scan, The author was a Dakota pilot flying all kinds of support missions for the Chinbit Units operating behind enemy lines, 272 pgs. $27.50

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