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Higher, Faster and Farther

By: Friedlander, Mark P. Jr. and Gene Gurney

Price: $10.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 1973

Seller ID: 27403

Condition: VG+


349 pp. with illustrations and photographs throughout. The volume offers a broad sweep of aviation history through the experiences of balloonists, aviators and astronauts. An appendix lists official world aviation and space records of the National Aeronautical Assoc. View more info

The Great Planes

By: Gilbert, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: A Ridge Press Book, 1970:

Seller ID: 5286


VG+/VG+. Oversized Hardback. 251 pp. with numerous photographs. View more info

Jane's All the World's Aircraft 1919

By: Grey, C. G. (Edited and Compiled by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Arco Pub. Co.: 1969

Seller ID: 30841

Condition: Very Good


A reprint of the 1919 edition. Paginated by sections with numerous advertisements. Part A - All the World's Aeroplanes (35 countries examined from Argeentine to U. S.). Part B - All the World's Aero Engines (The development of the Aero Engine 1903 - 1919). Part C - The World's Airships (Airships in the war and in the future, and 5 countries examined: British, French, German, Italian and the U. S. DJ has some wear and tear around edges and on corners. View more info

Jane's Historical Aircraft

By: Grey, C. G. And the Countess of Drogheda

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1973

Seller ID: 39627

ISBN: 0-385-01314-0

Condition: VG+


From 1902 to 1916 - a facsimile reprint of the original volume published in 1917. 87 pp. with 180 photographs. The two major sections include those on "War Balloons and Parachutes" by the Countess of Drogheda, and "a brief history of modern aeronautics" by C. G. Grey. Also included is an aeronautical dictionary and index. Oblong. Cover, while complete and clean, has minor tears on upper edgesof DJ and the rear shows some spotting, neither of which t... View more info

SSW D.III - D.IV (Windsock Datafile 29)

By: Grosz, P. M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Albatros Prod.: 1991

Seller ID: 35468

ISBN: 0948414332

Condition: As New


36 pp. with photographs, scale drawings and illustrations throughout. Laminated pictorial cover. Very scarce title. View more info

PHONIX D. I - II (Windsock Datafile 31)

By: Grosz, P. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albatros Prod.: 1992

Seller ID: 35470

ISBN: 0948414375

Condition: As New


36 pp. with photographs, scale drawings and illustrations throughout. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Aircraft Armament

By: Gunston, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orion Books: 1988

Seller ID: 20988

Condition: As New


207 pp. with numerous color and black and white photographs, cutaway drawings and graphic explanatory diagrams. A comprehensive guide to modern airborne weapons and sensing systems, their operating principles and tactical deployment. View more info

The Mind of War

By: Hammond, Grant T.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Inst. Press: 2001

Seller ID: 17884

Condition: As New


John Boyd and American security. 234 pp. with photographs throughout. The first complete portrait of John Boyd, an original thinker regarding the designs of the Air Force's premier fighters, the F-15 and F-16. Scarce edition. View more info

Flying Combat Aircraft of the USAFF-USAF 2 vol. set

By: Higham, Robin and Abigail Siddall (Editors)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Iowa State Univ. Press 1978: 1978

Seller ID: 1513

Condition: Very Good


2 volume set. VG/VG View more info

Convair B-36 (A Comprehensive History of America's "Bit Stick")

By: Jacobsen, Meyers K. (Edited by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Schiffer Military History: 1997

Seller ID: 36159

ISBN: 0-7643-0530-1

Condition: VG+


400 pp. with numerous black and white photographs throughout. Aa collaborative effort of the seven authors explored t he history of one of SAC's air giants. the six engine Corvair B-36. The reader is given a great amount of information regarding the technical and historical aspects of its myriad of uses. There are also detailed sections on the electronic countermeasures and various armament configurations as well as detailed accounts of the survivors that exist today.... View more info

Enemy in the Sky (My 1940 Diary)

By: Johnstone, Sandy (Air Vice-Marshall)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Presidio, 1979:

Seller ID: 14634


VG+/VG+. First American Edition. Book Club Edition. 192 pp. with photographs. View more info

Harriet Quimby (Flying Fair Lady)

By: Kerr, Leslie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Schiffer Pub.: 2016

Seller ID: 39375

ISBN: 0-7643-5067-2

Condition: As New


112 pp. with photographs and illustrations throughout. The story of an individual whose groundbreaking work in aviation, photojournalism, fashion design and advertising placed her in a position to become a mouthpiece for women, minorities and social justice issues. View more info

Diamond in the Sky

By: Knotts, Carol

Price: $50.00

Publisher: SKM Pub.: 1978

Seller ID: 36314

ISBN: none

Condition: VG-


A Pictorial history of the U. S. Air Force Thunderbirds. Stated first edition. 160 pp. with illustrations and color as well as black and white photographs throughout. Oblong laminated pictorial cover. Light lettering on cover. All else clean. Inscribed by author. Scarce title. View more info

Helicopters and Autogyros of the World

By: Lambermont, Paul with Anthony Pirie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: A. S. Barnes and Co.: 1970

Seller ID: 34099

Condition: VG+


Forward by Igor I. Sikorsky. Revised and enlarged edition. 446 pp. with numerous photographs throughout. The volume is a catalogue of world rotorcraft production and in which every nation is given a separate section with sub sections for each manufacturer. For each machine there is a detailed entry, covering such aspects as its development, first flight, particular features and designations, followed by an exhaustive list of technical data. Scarce title. View more info

The Spirit of St. Louis

By: Lindbergh, Charles A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sone, 1987: 1987

Seller ID: 9210

Condition: Near Mint


Near Mint/Near Mint. A Hudson River edition. Presented with the compliments of Atlantic Aviation celebrating 60 years of service to business aviation and includes also a specially printed AA bookmark. 562 pp. View more info

"We"

By: Lindbergh, Charles A.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnams Sons: 1927

Seller ID: 30834

Condition: VG++


318 pp. illustrated throughout. The famous flier's own story of his life and his transatlantic flight, together with his views on the future of aviation. Blue ribbed pictorial cloth (VG++) in rare dust jacket (VG- with a repaired tear on rear foreedge corner and also some minor wear/tear along edges). Encased in an ever rarer publisher's pictorial slipcase (VG-). Minor rubbing on corners and at top of spine cover. View more info

Among the Heroes

By: Longman, Jere

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22028

Condition: As New


United Flight 93 and the passengers and crew who fought back. 288 pp. with photographs of all those who perished. Autographed by author. View more info

General Aeronautics

By: Lusk, Hilton F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Ronald Press Co. 1947:

Seller ID: 10910


G+. Revised edition. 524 pp. with illustrations throughout. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine beginning to fade but still readable. Contents in VG condition. View more info

The World's Great Interceptor Aircraft

By: Marshall, Chris (Production Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gallery Books: 1989

Seller ID: 25065

Condition: Very Good


247 pp. including fold out spreads, color as well as black and white photographs, line drawings and much more, highlighting 20 interceptors and including a glossary of terms, performance data on each as well as cutaway diagrams and warload profiles. View more info

Harrier

By: Mason, Francis K.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens: 1981

Seller ID: 32258

Condition: VG+


Distributed in the U. S. by the Naval Institute Press. 185 pp. with numerous photographs and drawings as well as tone paintings throughout. The book traces every stage of the Harrier's evolution, flight trials and operational success with the Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and U. S. Marine Corps. Gives a complete list of every aircraft built (to publication date) with brief histories of each. View more info