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RAF Evaders: The Comprehensive Story of Thousands of Escapers and Their Escape Lines, Western Europe, 1940-1945

By: CLUTTON-BROCK, Oliver

Price: $17.00

Publisher: UK, Bounty Books: 2012

Edition: New Edition of 2008

Seller ID: 050926

ISBN: 0753722798

Condition: As New


The comprehensive story of thousands of Royal Air Force POW escapers and their escape lines in Western Europe, 1940-1945. xxxiii, 494 pages [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding - no external wear to book or unclipped dustjacket. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item we... View more info

Jackie Cochran: An Autobiography

By: COCHRAN, Jacqueline; BRINLEY, Maryann Bucknum

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1987

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 32727

ISBN: 055305211X

Condition: Fine


Jacqueline Cochran (1906 - 1980) was a pioneer in the field of American aviation and one of the most prominent racing pilots of her generation. She was an important contributor to the formation of the wartime Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC) and Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) [Wikipedia]. 358pp, photo illustrated. An almost 'as new' copoy - bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is sim... View more info

But Not in Anger: The RAF in the Transport Role

By: COLE, Christopher and GRANT, Roderick

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036602

ISBN: 0711009090

Condition: Fine


Record of the highlights of British military air transport in the earlier years [1918-1950's]. 1st printing, 8vo, 176pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and with dustjacket. Clean, tight copy. Weight, 654g. View more info

Corsairs to Panthers : U.S. Marine aviation In Korea

By: CONDON, John P.; MERSKY, Peter B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Marine Corps; History & Museums Division: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053947

ISBN: 1786251388

Condition: Good VG


'Marines in the Korean War commemorative series'. This is the story of the Marines who took to the sky above Korea, fulfilling many different missions including interdiction, night interception, close air support and tank busting. This memorial volume, richly illustrated, is a fitting monument to their courage and service. 56pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Only defect - a light lower corner crease to the front wrapper. We ship Worldwide, use... View more info

The Cannibal Queen: An Aerial Odyssey Across America

By: COONTS, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, NY [1992]:

Seller ID: 3059


'An Aerial Odyssey across the U.S.A. in a 1942 Stearman biplane'. 1st printing, 8vo, 344pp, color photo illus., endpaper maps [front endpapers upside down]. Hardcover with dustjacket. Small black felt-pen remainder mark to bottom edge. Fine/VG+ View more info

Story of the Bomber, 1914-1945

By: COOPER, Bryan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Octopus: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23808

ISBN: 0706404106

Condition: VG+


Superbly illustrated history of the Bomber with great artwork by John batchelor. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight binding with a slight, forward lean. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Weight, 860g. View more info

Fighter: A History of Fighter Aircraft

By: COOPER, Bryan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Scribner: 1974

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 041451

ISBN: 0684135493

Condition: Fine


Beautifully illustrated guide to the fighter aircraft of WWI, WWII and beyond, with photographs, digrams, art drawings etc, many in color. 153pp, profusely illustrated. 29cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked showing no wear. Clipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 753g. View more info

Barnstorming to Bushflying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1910-1930

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041299

ISBN: 1550390201

Condition: About Fine


Pioneer aviators in British Columbia, 1910-1930. 242 p. : ill. ; 20 x 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, quite fresh and about 'as new'. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 523g. View more info

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Barnstorming to Bushflying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1910-1930

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047145

ISBN: 1550390201

Condition: VG+


Pioneer aviators in British Columbia, 1910-1930. 242 p. : ill. ; 20 x 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, still quite fresh internally. Tight, square binding, no spine creases Minor creasing to top corner of the front panel. Weight, 523g. View more info

Bush Flying to Blind Flying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1930-1940

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Sono Nis Press: 1994

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 4894

Condition: Solid Very Good


Growth of Flying during the Depression in British Columbia. 2nd printing, stiff wrappers, oblong 8vo, 8.75"x7.75", 267pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine ceases. Clean, bright wrappers. A little very light creasing to front wrapper. Weight, 560g. View more info

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10,000 hours: Reminiscences of a Helicopter Bush Pilot

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051112

ISBN: 0919203647

Condition: About Fine


Autobiography focussing on author's experiences as a helicopter pilot in the Canadian arctic and northern parts of the provinces between 1954 and 1974. 245 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm. Book is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a tiny address label from a former owner to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean showing only very light edge wear, but no tears or chips. We ... View more info

For Freedom

By: CREED , Squadron Leader G. L.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Toronto, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24991

Condition: About Very Good


War-verse by a Squadron Leader in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Introduction by Air Marshal W. A. 'Billy' Bishop. Royalties from the sale of the book went to the R.C.A.F. Benevolent Fund. 60pp. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth but there is some discoloration present. Unclipped dustjacket shows some edge wear, mainly to top, but no chips, tears or creases. Weight, 190g. View more info

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Luftwaffe in World War II: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War)

By: CROSBY, Francis

Price: $13.95

Publisher: UK, Pen & Sword Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1719

ISBN: 1844150860

Condition: Fine


A volume in the series, 'Images of War'. 'Good photo study of the Luftwaffe in WWII. Some unusual photographs, the captions being spot on'. 112 pages : chiefly illustrations, map ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 353g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

On Great White Wings : The Wright Brothers and the Race for Flight

By: CULICK, Fred E. C.; DUNMORE, Spencer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada, McArthur & Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 050919

ISBN: 155278214X

Condition: Fine


Story of Orville & Wilbur Wright and the race to become the first to fly. 176 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 26 cm. Book is 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked. Unclipped dustjacky is nearly similar. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 1.286g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by... View more info

Cunard Eagle Airways Ticket Folder

By: CUNARD EAGLE AIRWAYS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cunard Eagle Airways: 1961

Seller ID: 28987

Condition: Very Good +


Cunard Eagle Airways envelope/folder to hold passenger tickets. Illustration of a Britannia Jet in CE livery on back. 2 passenger coupons included [passenger's copies of tickets] - Northeast Airlines - for a flight from New York to Miami to Nassau. Also includes a pair of baggage check stubs marked Nassau. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 14g. View more info

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Europa im Bombenkrieg 1939-1945

By: CZESANY, Maximilian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Graz-Suttgart, Germany, Stocker Verlag: 1998

Edition: First Edition, Later Printing

Seller ID: 22910

ISBN: 3702008136

Condition: Fine


Aerial Operations and the bombing of Europe during WWII. German language text. 744 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 929g. View more info

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Amazing Airmen: Canadian Flyers in the Second World War

By: DARLING, Ian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Dundurn Pr Ltd: 2009

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 045685

ISBN: 1554884241

Condition: As New


True stories and anecdotes of Canadian Airmen during the Second World War. 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. A 'mint' copy - bright, clean and unmarked, still 'fresh'. Weight, 425g. View more info

Between Ourselves: December Issue, 1953

By: DAVIDSON, Betty - Editor

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Montreal, Trans Canada Air Lines: 1953

Edition: No. 121

Seller ID: 038096

Condition: VG


Single issue of the TCA monthly newspaper. Printed on high quality, thick paper stock. Small format - 6" by 9", 23pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked, inside and out. Tiny chip in top edge. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 51g. View more info

Between Ourselves: Midsummer Issue, 1953; No. 117

By: DAVIDSON, Betty - Editor

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Montreal, Trans Canada Air Lines: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041155

Condition: VG


Single issue of the TCA monthly employee magazine. Feature on 'Bowker's Airline in Bermuda'. 31pp, maps, photo illustrated. Generally clean and unmarked, inside and out, but with slight damp-staining to lower edges. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 65g. View more info

Flying and Popular Aviation: January, 1942

By: DAVIS, B. G. - Editor

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis: 1942

Edition: Vol XXX, No 1

Seller ID: 048163

Condition: About Fine


Single issue of Popular Aviation magazine for January of 1942. This is a Special, bumper Issue featuring 'U. S. Naval Aviation'. Huge, 258pp issue, profusely photo illustrated, ads etc. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. This issue has survived in excellent, About Fine condition. Scan available. Weight, 680g. View more info