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PLEASE VISIT OUR 20TH CENTURY SECTION FOR MORE AVIATION BOOKS

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Price: £0.01

Seller ID: 47638


Our books on Post-1945 Aviation are listed on the website in the Post-1945 section. Please visit our 'Post-1945 - Aviation' catalogue using the 'Browse By Subject' link in the brown header bar above or choose 'Post-1945' from the 'Browse By Subject' panel on the left. View more info

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AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE (SET OF 50 CIGARETTE CARDS IN ALBUM)

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1938

Seller ID: 62611

Condition: Good


Set of 50 cards neatly stuck in official album; staples rusty and covers a little yellowed. First edition. ; Set of 50 cards in album. Colour illustrations of the Royal Air Force aircraft, with brief specification details. (No published date, assumed late 1930s). ; 20 pages View more info

Image for PROGRESS IN AIRCRAFT DESIGN SINCE 1903

PROGRESS IN AIRCRAFT DESIGN SINCE 1903

By: Anderton, D. A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Virginia: 1974

Seller ID: 55496

Condition: Good


Booklet; dent to corners of pages otherwise good in card covers. ; An illustrated introduction. From the Wright 'Flyer' of 1903, to the McDonnell-Douglas F-15A 'Eagle'. Illustrated. ; 96 pages View more info

Image for AWACS AND HAWKEYES: THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING AIRCRAFT

AWACS AND HAWKEYES: THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING AIRCRAFT

By: Armistead, E. L.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: MBI Publishing Company: 2002

Seller ID: 56116

ISBN: 0760311404

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; corner tips of a few pages creased otherwise very good in creased and scuffed dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 207 pages View more info

Image for EAGLES RECALLED : AIR FORCE WINGS OF CANADA, GREAT BRITAIN AND THE BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 1913-1945

EAGLES RECALLED : AIR FORCE WINGS OF CANADA, GREAT BRITAIN AND THE BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 1913-1945

By: Carroll, W.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Schiffer: 1997

Seller ID: 60401

ISBN: 0764302442

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; Over 800 b/w and colour photographs. ; 238 pages View more info

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ROYAL NAVY SHIPBOARD AIRCRAFT DEVELOPMENTS 1912-1931

By: Cronin, D.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd.: 1990

Seller ID: 62990

ISBN: 0851301657

Condition: Good


Hardback; corners of a few pages creased otherwise very good in pictorial boards. ; Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps. ; 384 pages View more info

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FOKKER: A TRANSATLANTIC BIOGRAPHY

By: Dierikx, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press: 1997

Seller ID: 54860

ISBN: 1560987359

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in scratched dustjacket. Reprint. ; Smithsonian History of Aviation Series. Anthony Fokker's mixed career as an aviation businessman. Illustrated. ; 250 pages View more info

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CHOPPER: FIRSTHAND ACCOUNTS OF HELICOPTER WARFARE, WORLD WAR II TO IRAQ

By: Dorr, R. F.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Berkley Books: 2005

Seller ID: 56615

ISBN: 0425202739

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in scuffed dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 328 pages View more info

Image for TUPOLEV: THE MAN AND HIS AIRCRAFT

TUPOLEV: THE MAN AND HIS AIRCRAFT

By: Duffy, P. & Kandalov, A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Airlife: 1996

Seller ID: 55824

ISBN: 185310728x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 233 pages View more info

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WARPLANE CLASSIC NO.1: SEPECAT JAGUAR

By: Evans, A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Guideline Publications: 2006

Seller ID: 55238

ISBN: 0955290503

Condition: Good


Paperback; dent to corners of pages otherwise good in card covers. ; Operational history, colours and markings. Illustrated with colour photographs and illustrations, with 1: 72 plans. ; 68 pages View more info

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F/A-18 HORNET (POLISH TEXT)

By: Fiszer, M. & Gruszczynski, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Magnum X: 2005

Seller ID: 63008

ISBN: 8388920286

Condition: Good


Biblioteka Magazynu Lotnictwo 10. Paperback; dent to corners of pages, crease and scuff to title page, in creased and yellowed card covers. Polish text. ; Illustrated with colour photographs and aircraft profiles; fold-out b/w illustration. ; 80 pages View more info

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MEXICANS AT WAR : MEXICAN MILITARY AVIATION IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1941-1945

By: Flores, S. A.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 61523

ISBN: 191239006X

Condition: New


Latin America @ War No.9. New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £29.95. ; Wartime b/w photographs with captions. Colour profiles of aircraft; and colour maps. ; Latin [email protected] War; 216 pages View more info

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BRITISH MILITARY AIRFIELD ARCHITECTURE : FROM AIR SHIPS TO THE JET AGE

By: Francis, P.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens Limited: 1996

Seller ID: 56339

ISBN: 185260462X

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; a very good copy, unfortunately the dustjacket has been (neatly) covered in clear protective adhisive film. ; The first full-length book on British military airfield buildings. Illustrations & plans. ; 224 pages View more info

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SEAPOWER AND SPACE: FROM THE DAWN OF THE MISSILE AGE TO NET-CENTRIC WARFARE

By: Friedman, N.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chatham Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 54897

ISBN: 1861760043

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; The development of space systems and the revolution in naval warfare brought about by the Space Age. Illustrated. ; 384 pages View more info

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AVIATION FACT FILE: MODERN FIGHTING AIRCRAFT : F-15 EAGLE

By: Gething, M. J. (Fitzsimons, B. editor. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: BCA Book Club: 1983

Seller ID: 61113

Condition: Fair


Hardback; stain to margin of pages, otherwise good in scratched pictorial boards. ; Over 100 photographs, many in colour. Profiles, cutaways and diagrams. ; 64 pages View more info

Image for FLYING CLOTHING: THE STORY OF ITS DEVELOPMENT

FLYING CLOTHING: THE STORY OF ITS DEVELOPMENT

By: Greer, L. & Harold, A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Airlife: 1982

Seller ID: 56212

ISBN: 0950454370

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in lightly creased dustjacket. Reprint. ; Civilian and military clothing and equipment; from the earliest days to the late 1970s. Illustrated with b/w photographs, and four pages of colour illustrations. ; 176 pages View more info

Image for AIR POWER AND WARFARE: PROCEEDINGS OF THE EIGHTH MILITARY HISTORY SYMPOSIUM, USAF ACADEMY 1978

AIR POWER AND WARFARE: PROCEEDINGS OF THE EIGHTH MILITARY HISTORY SYMPOSIUM, USAF ACADEMY 1978

By: Hurley, A. F. & Ehrhart, R. C. (edited. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Office of Air Force History, Headquarters USAF and Inited States Air Force Academy, Washington: 1979

Seller ID: 56168

Condition: Good


Paperback; small stain and dent to margin of a few pages otherwise good in marked and creased card covers. ; 462 pages View more info

Image for BRITAIN'S ARMED FORCES TODAY: 1 RAF STRIKE COMMAND

BRITAIN'S ARMED FORCES TODAY: 1 RAF STRIKE COMMAND

By: Jackson, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 1984

Seller ID: 63010

ISBN: 071101437x

Condition: Good


Paperback; edge of pages a little yellowed otherwise good in creased card covers. ; Illustrated with b/w photographs. ; 48 pages View more info

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HEROES WITHOUT LEGACY : AMERICAN AIRWOMEN, 1912-1944

By: Jaros, D.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: University Press of Colorado: 1993

Seller ID: 62807

ISBN: 0870813129

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in torn, creased and marked dustjacket. ; The role and acomplishments of female aviators, including Katherine Stinson, Louise Thaden, and women pilots of World War Two. Illustrated. ; 265 pages View more info

Image for GERMAN STARFIGHTERS : THE F-104 IN GERMAN AIR FORCE AND NAVAL AIR SERVICE

GERMAN STARFIGHTERS : THE F-104 IN GERMAN AIR FORCE AND NAVAL AIR SERVICE

By: Kropf, K.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Midland Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 55339

ISBN: 1857801245

Condition: Fair


Paperback; corners of pages dented otherwise a good clean copy in creased card covers. ; First published in German as 'Deutsche Starfighter'. Illustrated. ; 176 pages View more info

Image for THE LAST WAR OF THE SUPERFORTRESSES : MIG-15 VS B-29 OVER KOREA

THE LAST WAR OF THE SUPERFORTRESSES : MIG-15 VS B-29 OVER KOREA

By: Krylov, L. & Tepsurkaev, Y.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 62376

ISBN: 1910777854

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; The confrontation between Soviet fighters and the principle strike force of the United States Far East Air Force - the B-29 'Superfortress' bombers - during the course of the Korean War between 1950-53. Illustrated with b/w photographs, and colour aircraft profiles and maps. ; 110 pages View more info

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CHURCHILL'S NAVIGATOR : AIR COMMODORE JOHN MITCHELL LVO, DFC, AFC

By: Mitchell, J. & Feast, S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Grub Street: 2010

Seller ID: 64325

ISBN: 1906502749

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in scuffed dustjacket. ; The experieces of John Mitchell, who for two years served as navigator on Winston Churchill's personal aircraft during the Second World War. Illustrated. ; 216 pages View more info

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WRECK RECOVERY IN BRITAIN THEN AND NOW

By: Moran, P. J.

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Battle of Britain International Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 61050

ISBN: 1870067940

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies. ; An illustrated history of aircraft crash sites in Britain. The excavation and recovery of military aircraft, from the interwar years, the Second World War and post-war years. With over 600 b/w and colour photographs. ; 232 pages View more info

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FIGHTER PILOT : THE MEMOIRS OF LEGENDARY ACE ROBIN OLDS

By: Olds, R. (Olds, C. & Rasimus, E. )

Price: £6.99

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: 2010

Seller ID: 57917

ISBN: 0312569513

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; The memoir of a WW2 P-38 / P-51 ace and Vietnam War F-4 Wolfpack leader. Illustrated. ; 400 pages View more info

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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS: A HISTORY OF CARRIER AVIATION AND ITS INFLUENCE ON WORLD EVENTS (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: Polmar, N.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Potomac Books:

Seller ID: 54037

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Two Volume Set. Hardbacks; fine in fine dustjackets. ; Volume I: 1909-1945. Volume II: 1946-2006. 576pp+548pp. Published 2006-2008. Illustrated. View more info

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AVIATION FACT FILE: MODERN FIGHTING AIRCRAFT : F-4 PHANTOM II

By: Richardson, D. & Spick. M. (Bonds, R. editor. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Salamander: 1984

Seller ID: 61112

ISBN: 0861011333

Condition: Fair


Hardback; dent to corners of pages, otherwise good in scratched, dented and chipped pictorial boards. ; Over 100 photographs, many in colour. Profiles, cutaways and diagrams. ; 64 pages View more info

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AVIATION FACT FILE: MODERN FIGHTING AIRCRAFT : F-16 FIGHTING FALCON

By: Richardson, D. (Fitzsimons, B. editor. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: BCA Book Club: 1983

Seller ID: 61114

Condition: Fair


Hardback; old ink price to endpaper, foxing to edge of pages, otherwise good in scratched pictorial boards. ; Over 100 photographs, many in colour. Profiles, cutaways and diagrams. ; 64 pages View more info

Image for JET FIGHTER PERFORMANCE: KOREA TO VIETNAM

JET FIGHTER PERFORMANCE: KOREA TO VIETNAM

By: Spick, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ian Allan Ltd / Motorbooks International: 1986

Seller ID: 56347

ISBN: 0711015821

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

Image for COMBAT FLYING EQUIPMENT: US ARMY AVIATORS' PERSONAL EQUIPMENT 1917-1945

COMBAT FLYING EQUIPMENT: US ARMY AVIATORS' PERSONAL EQUIPMENT 1917-1945

By: Sweeting, C. G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Airlife: 1989

Seller ID: 60296

ISBN: 1853101052

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased and chipped dustjacket. ; Detailed study based on original source material. The development and characteristics of personal equipment. Includes escape and evasion kits, survival kits, life rafts, anit-gravity and pressure suits, body armour and helmets, oxygen masks, parachutes. Illustrated with over 160 b/w photographs. ; 244 pages View more info

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US NAVAL AIR SUPERIORITY: DEVELOPMENT OF SHIPBORNE JET FIGHTERS 1943-1962

By: Thomason, T. H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Speciality Press / Midland Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 54026

ISBN: 1580071104

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; dent to corners of boards otherwise very good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; The design and development stage of the US Navy's carrier-based jet fighter program; and the evolution and development of the aircraft. Illustrated. ; 276 pages View more info

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AIR POWER AND THE ROYAL NAVY 1914-1945 - A HISTORICAL SURVEY

By: Till, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jane's Publishing Company: 1979

Seller ID: 55864

ISBN: 0354012045

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

Image for SWIFT JUSTICE: THE FULL STORY OF THE SUPERMARINE SWIFT

SWIFT JUSTICE: THE FULL STORY OF THE SUPERMARINE SWIFT

By: Walpole, N.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Astonbridge Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 56256

ISBN: 0953793303

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; The evolution of the Supermarine Swift aircraft of the 1950s. Illustrated. ; 182 pages View more info

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DEATH FROM THE HEAVENS: A HISTORY OF STRATEGIC BOMBING

By: Werrell, K. P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2009

Seller ID: 56153

ISBN: 1591149401

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; wrinkle to pages throughout otherwise a good clean copy in wrinkled dustjacket. ; A history from its origins during the First World War to the present. Illustrated. ; 332 pages View more info