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Royal Air Force 2000

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: RAF Corporate Communication: 2000

Seller ID: 062652

Condition: Very Good


56-page stapled magazine giving an update to modern life in the Air Force at the turn of the century. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Flight International Magazine - 23 May 1968

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Iliffe Transport Publications: 1968

Seller ID: 058331

Condition: Good


Contents include:- Five Hours at Edwards; Early RAF Parachutes; Air Cushion Vehicles; V/STOL 1968 etc Good clean copy though smells a little musty. Illustrated with b/w photographs. View more info

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Story of Flight

By: Almond, Peter

Price: £87.50

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 046130

ISBN: 1841931780

Condition: Near Fine


The former Defence Correspondent of Britain's Daily Telegraph and the USA's Washington Post analyses the invention which has probably had a greater impact over the course of a century than any other. Clean square hardback in a d/w - 443 pages plus index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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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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Battle of Britain Museum Guide

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Hendon, The Society of Friends of the Royal Air Force Museum: 1979

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 012736

Condition: Very Good


A guide to the museum in Hendon, North London. Unpaginated. Pale blue paper covers. Illustrated with line drawings of the aircraft. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide No. 7

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1986

Seller ID: 065169

ISBN: 1870601068

Condition: As New


Contents include:- Lone Star Hellcat; In from the Cold - rebuild of several RAF spitfires; Chino Update; Tigercat F7F; Tigercat Roundup; Bent Wing Birds - the Goodyear and Vought Corsairs; Reno Report etc As new 47-page magazine. 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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Goodbye, Nice Types!

By: Armstrong, Anthony

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040692

Condition: Good +


The popular collaborators 'observe' some of the Nice Types as they are scattered to the four winds of Civvy Street after their demob. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear and spotting - 71 pages. View more info

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Nice Types

By: Armstrong, Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040693

Condition: Good +


The popular collaborators produce a 'plonk's eye' view of the Royal Air Force, through all the various strata of ranks. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing wear & tear and some loss (see photo) - 83 pages. 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

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The Fall of the Sparrow

By: Balchin, Nigel

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins & the Book Society: 1955

Seller ID: 066471

Condition: Good


Novel which tells the story of Jason Pellew a man whom life had not given an easy ride. . A good clean hardback in unclipped tatty dustwrapper which shows signs of wear/tear and minor loss. 318 pages. View more info

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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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Down in the Drink : True Stories of the Goldfish Club

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066481

Condition: Good


Vividly re-creates the stories of men from all corners of the British Commonwealth fighting for survival against unimaginable odds after being shot down or crashing into the sea. Some foxing to page edges and endpapers else a clean square hardback with slightly darkened spine - 253 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Abominable Showman and Other Tales with a Twist

By: Barritt, Derek

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Lewes, East Sussex, The Book Guild Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045007

ISBN: 086332570X

Condition: Very Good


The Spitfire and Stirling wartime RAF pilot includes several stories based on his flying experiences amongst this collection of over 50 fictitious works. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 274 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Years Flew Past: 40 Years at the Leading Edge of Aviation

By: Beamont, Roland

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Shrewsbury, The Crowood Press Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063933

ISBN: 1840372990

Condition: Near Fine


The memoirs of the one of the greatest ever British RAF pilots who at the age of 22 commanded No. 609 Squadron, initiated the style of low-level operations, provided cover for the D-Day landings and subsequently went on to become the Chief Test Pilot for the English Electric Aircraft Company. Clean bright hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. 192 pages. Illustrated with colour & b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sailors in the RAF : The Story of the Marine Branch of the Royal Air Force

By: Beardow, Keith

Price: £87.50

Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset, Patrick Stephens: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033055

ISBN: 1852604077

Condition: Near Fine


The story of the unit which provided waterborne support and rescue services for the RAF yet, strangely, was hardly known to the public and even remained something of a mystery within the armed forces. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean, unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 240 pages including index. Scarce copy with a foreword by Air Vice-Marshal J.E.(Jonnie) Johnson. View more info

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British Naval Air Power 1945 to the Present

By: Beaver, Paul

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Arms & Amour Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060860

ISBN: 0853687102

Condition: Very Good


No. 33 in the Warbirds Illustrated Series. Charts the incredible development, change, success and disappointment for the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm. Clean, glossy copy -68 pages. Prompt dispatch.. View more info

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Jack's Wartime R.A.F. Exploits (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bennett, Jack

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, Author: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 060666

ISBN: 0953198804

Condition: Near Fine


With a foreword by Wing Commander Hugh George DFC. Tells of the dedicated efforts of the ground crew who checked, repaired and serviced the returning aircraft round the clock. Clean, bright paperback which is SIGNED by the author inside the cover with the inscription ''To Ivor for looking after elec equipment- Best Wishes Jack'' - 143 pages. View more info

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The Debt We Owe

By: Bishop, Edward

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Airlife Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051270

ISBN: 185310079X

Condition: Very Good


Combines the inspiring story of the growth of the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund with an account of its aims and its work. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 216 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Meteor : Gloster's First Jet Fighter

By: Bond, Steven J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Earl Shilton, Leicestershire, Midland Counties Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060853

ISBN: 0904597555

Condition: Very Good


Fills a long vacant gap in aviation literature by presenting an 'in-service' history of the Meteor, though not forgetting its development and other aspects. With a foreword by Air Commodore D.B.Fitzpatrick. Clean, glossy copy in an unclipped d/w - 164 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info