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SHORTS AIRCRAFT SINCE 1900

By: C.H. Barnes

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Putnam London: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2019105

Condition: Very Good


A detailed and comprehensive book guiding the reader through the stages of aircraft engineering by Eustace, Oswald, and Horice Short and of their rapid expansion as aircraft suppliers to the Royal Navy. The book contains specifications for all Short types and varients, and complete lists to date of type designations and preliminary designs and also includes many line drawings and photographs of the aircraft. View more info

VERTICAL TAKEOFF AND LANDING AIRCRAFT

By: Campbell John P.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: McMillan, Usa: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2018035

Condition: Good


Well researched and presented study of VTOL aircraft. Ex-Library book. Good condition. View more info

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IDENTIFICATION FRIEND OR FOE The Story of Aircraft Recognition

By: Hamilton Tim

Price: $23.00

Publisher: HMSO Publications: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 2012016

ISBN: 0112904963

Condition: Good


"Tim Hamilton traces for the first time the complex history of aircraft recognition. Extracting from official documents complete with all their political meanderings and from restricted service publications it exposes both the successes and the tragic mistakes which have coloured the development of aircraft recognition from 1914 until the wind down in 1946. Many Illustrations, maps, drawings, photographs and diagrams. View more info

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TRAVELS IN DREAMLAND The Secret History of Area 51

By: Patton Phil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orion Media, London: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012448

ISBN: 0752810448

Condition: Very Good


The story of Dreamland, a top-secret facility in the USA where the U-2 and SR-71 Blackbird spy planes were tested . Additionally the book includes other top secret facilities including El Mirage, California where robot planes fly, the Anthill in Tejon Canyon, where some say aliens live underground and Roswell, New Mexico the famed site of the alleged 1947 flying saucer crash. View more info

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INTO THE NIGHT SKY RAF Middleton St. George: A Bomber Airfield at War

By: Paul Tweddle

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing, UK: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2019052

ISBN: 0750945966

Condition: As New


From the day its resident Whitley bomber squadron flew its first offensive operational sorties in April 1941, RAF Middleton St. George played a key role in the strategic Air Offensive against Germany. Author Paul Tweddle has interviewed dozens of veteran air and ground crews who were based at Middleton St George and consulted a host of official records to recreate the life and times of a vital WW!! bomber base. Includes photos taken at the time, View more info

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ATLAS OF AIR WARFARE

By: Swanston Alexander and Malcolm

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Hinkler Books, Australia: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012445

ISBN: 1741832837

Condition: As New


This book explores all major air battles to have taken place in the world's skies as well as documenting the air element of key military campaigns such as Operation Barbarossa and Operation Desert Storm. Extensively researched text recounts the history and the stories behind these battles. The text is supported by more than 120 spectacular computer-generated maps and graphics and 150 archive photographs. View more info