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Image for Aircrew who flew operationally under Fighter Command Control in the Battle of Britain July 10th to October, 31st, 1940

Aircrew who flew operationally under Fighter Command Control in the Battle of Britain July 10th to October, 31st, 1940

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Elite:

Seller ID: 060867

Condition: Very Good


26 page, stapled paperback showing a list of the personnel in alphabetical order with a Number after nationality denoting squadron and a * denoting killed during the Battle of Britain. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for RAAF Point Cook Historic Air Display - 75 Years of Service 1913-1988

RAAF Point Cook Historic Air Display - 75 Years of Service 1913-1988

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Australia, RAAF: 1988

Seller ID: 062356

Condition: Very Good


40 page magazine illustrated with b/w & colour photographs & display aircraft specifications. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for Hurricane Squadron : No.87 Squadron at War, 1939-41

Hurricane Squadron : No.87 Squadron at War, 1939-41

By: Adams, Perry

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New Malden, Surrey, Air Research Publications: 1988

Seller ID: 063146

ISBN: 1871187001

Condition: Very Good


48-page, large format magazine with a foreword by Wing Commander R. P. Beamont. Inscription to the title page reads ''For Dennis (David) with warm respect from a friend Floyd L. ? Chapman, Alabama 16 November '88''. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Power and the Glory : 75 Years of Flying With the RAF

The Power and the Glory : 75 Years of Flying With the RAF

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Warrior Publications:

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 012112

ISBN: 1898474028

Condition: Near Fine


A magazine being the Official RAF publication celebrating 75 years of flying with the RAF. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Royal Air Force - An Illustated History

By: Armitage, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Arms & Armour Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044321

ISBN: 1854091239

Condition: Near Fine


An illustrated history of 75 years of the Royal Air Force from its creation in 1918 to the Gulf War of 1991 - providing an important one volume, historical review of the service. A clean, bright copy in unclipped dustjacket. 288 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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RAF Bomber Command, 1936-1968

By: Ashworth, Chris

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset, Patrick Stephens: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046132

ISBN: 1852603089

Condition: Very Good


The story of Bomber Command from start to finish from its official formation in 1936, the inadequacies of the early years of the Second World War, the more effective tactics of the later war, to the inevitable cutbacks of peacetime and eventual disbanding in 1968. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 256 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Men of the Bombers : Crews Who Fought and Won the Campaign

Men of the Bombers : Crews Who Fought and Won the Campaign

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Pen & Sword Aviation: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060013

ISBN: 1844151573

Condition: Near Fine


Examines how the 'bonding' within the Bomber crews sustained their morale in their titanic struggle with the enemy. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 200 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Air War Pacific

By: Campbell, Christy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1991

Seller ID: 051785

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Slight tanning to page edges. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and profiles. Begins with an account of the growth of naval air power in both the United States and Japan during the interwar years, and goes on to describe the fierce battles over China and Manchuria between the Japanese and Chinese and later Soviet air forces in 1937-39. View more info

Image for To See the Dawn Breaking: 76 Squadron Operations - SIGNED COPY

To See the Dawn Breaking: 76 Squadron Operations - SIGNED COPY

By: Chorley, W.R.

Price: £42.50

Publisher: Devon, W.R.Chorley: 1981

Seller ID: 064185

ISBN: 0950746703

Condition: Fair


SIGNED by the author in blue ink on the title page. 2-inch loss to corner of front cover - otherwise a very good clean paperback, book has now been protected with archival plastic sleeve. Previous owner's sticker on title page. 272 pages including index. Illustrated with b.w photographs. View more info

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An Airman's Outings

By: Contact

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood & Sons: 1917

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 061196

Condition: Reading Copy


One of the first books about fighting in the air, written by a fighting airman. Internally clean reading copy with shelfwear and ink blemishes to boards - 323 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Air VCs

By: Cooksley, Peter G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Wrens Park Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 060015

ISBN: 0905778340

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the VCs of the First World War Series, providing fascinating insights into the lives of these bravest of the brave, and of the circumstances in which they won their country's highest award for valour. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 204 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Heroic Endeavour : The Remarkable Story of One Pathfinder Force Attack, a Victoria Cross and 206 Brave Men SIGNED COPY

Heroic Endeavour : The Remarkable Story of One Pathfinder Force Attack, a Victoria Cross and 206 Brave Men SIGNED COPY

By: Darlow, Steve

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 2006

Edition: First Edition - Fourth Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 065417

ISBN: 1904943519

Condition: Near Fine


Tells of the raid, one of the most important of that time, that has scarcely been mentioned in history books - an ordeal in which ordinary men fought and died doing extraordinary things. This story is for them. Clean, bright copy which is SIGNED by the author to the title page in black biro. Also SIGNED to the half-title are the signatures of six people presumably involved in the operation. Dustjacket remains unclipped - 190 pages including index. View more info

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Combat Missions from the Cockpit

By: Delve, Ken

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Arms & Armour Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033656

ISBN: 0853689636

Condition: Very Good


Begins with basic flight training and an assessment of the various aircraft in service or forthcoming before proceeding to cover the roles of tactical, air reconnaissance, close air support, offensive counter air or ground attack, air defence, tactical support, support helicopter, anti-submarine warfare and the spectacle of the air display. Appears unread though slight lean. 128 pages in an unclipped d/w. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Source Book of the RAF

By: Delve, Ken

Price: £25.00

Publisher: England, Airlife Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041443

ISBN: 1853104515

Condition: Near Fine


A comprehensive reference book which brings together a combination of historical facts, and figures based upon primary forces giving an in-depth guide to the RAF Order of Battle, the structure of the RAF, the aircraft employed throughout its history and a complete chronology of the service. A clean bright copy in unclipped jacket. Appears unread. 308 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for Let's Go Where the Action Is! - The Wartime Experiences of Douglas Campbell

Let's Go Where the Action Is! - The Wartime Experiences of Douglas Campbell

By: Eder, Jack R. (editor)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Indiana, IN, USA, JAaRe Publishing Inc.: 1984

Seller ID: 049031

Condition: Very Good


Collated from a selection of letters written by a young airman in 1917/8 it communicates something of the atmosphere of the birth of the US Air Force - originally called the Aviation Section, Signal Corps, Unites States Army. A very good clean large format paperback which has sunned slightly to spine and edges. 96 pages + bibliography. View more info

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The U. S. Strategic Bomber

By: Foreman, Roger

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Macdonald and Jane's: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051273

ISBN: 035608096X

Condition: Very Good


Aims to provide a concise account of the evolution, development and record of strategic bombardment by the United States Army's air arm. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 160 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Naval Institute Guide to World Military Aviation, 1995

By: Francillon, Rene J.

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, USA., The Naval Institute Press: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 034370

ISBN: 1557502528

Condition: Near Fine


Comprehensive, single-source reference which answers the imperative needs of all professionals who must have access to thorough and clearly organized information. Heavy, unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 745 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Battle of Britain Ball. 50th Anniversary Souvenir Brochure : 1940-1990

The Battle of Britain Ball. 50th Anniversary Souvenir Brochure : 1940-1990

By: Garnett, Graham Christian (editor)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Rococo Group: 1990

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 063148

ISBN: 0951473433

Condition: Very Good


Heavy, large format brochure that accompanied the anniversary celebrations. Light sunning to page edges else a clean, glossy copy - 225 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The R.C.A.F. Overseas : The Fifth Year

The R.C.A.F. Overseas : The Fifth Year

By: Gibson, Colin

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Oxford University Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051272

Condition: Very Good


Symbolizes the whole body of courageous Canadian youth serving in the RCAF, covering the period September 1943 to August 1944. Text illustrated with numerous photographs from the British Ministry of Information, the Royal Air Force and the Royal Canadian Air Force. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear and small losses - 404 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

Image for Southern Warriors - Defenders of the Mississippi Delta

Southern Warriors - Defenders of the Mississippi Delta

By: Hall, George

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033184

ISBN: 185532248X

Condition: Very Good


A look at the role of the fighter and attack crews of the Louisiana Air National Guard and US Air Force Reserve who operate the Eagle and the Warthog across the vast expanses of the Mississippi Deltan. A very good clean copy which appears unread though with bump to head of the spine strip. 128 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info