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Start in den Weltraum : Ein Buch u¨ber Raketen, Satelliten u. Raumfahrzeuge

By: VOLN BRAUN, Wernher; LEY, Willy; GARTMANN, Heinz

Price: $12.00

Publisher: [Frankfurt], [Bertelsmann Lesering]: 1952

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 2254

Condition: About Fine


"Die Illustrationen von Chesley Bonestell, Fred Freemann und Rolf Klep sind den amerikanischen Originalausgaben entnommen ... Die Ubersetzung und Bearbeitung besorgte Heinz Gartmann." 319 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm. OCLC Number: 748674690. German language text. Wernher Magnus Maximilian Freiherr von Braun (1912 - 1977), German, later American, aerospace engineer, and space architect. He was the leading figure in the development of rocket technology in Germany and the father of rocket technology and space science in the United States. Book is bright, clean and unmarked ... View more info

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Portraits of an Era: The Aerial Photography of Howdy McPhail

By: WAISER, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Fifth House Publishers: 2010

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 040842

ISBN: 1897252587

Condition: As New


The aerial photography of Howdy McPhail - superb photographs of Farms, Towns and Villages, mostly in Saskatchewan and from the Lakehead west, taken from 1952 to 1961. 184 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 29 x 23 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Unclipped dustjacket has a single 'micro-chip', barely detectible, to the top edge of the rear panel. Unpacked weight, 1.089kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

Airliners

By: WALL, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Quarto/Collins, London, 1980:

Seller ID: 3688


Beautifully illustrated survey of the history and developement on the Commercial Airliner. 1st printing, 4to, 9"x12", 256pp, profusely illus in b&w and in color. HC in blue cloth with price-clipped DJ. Book is tight and clean; DJ has minor edge wear on top edge & 1" margin tear. VG+/VG View more info

Aircraft Instruments: Technical Manual TM 1-413, February 2, 1942

By: WAR DEPARTMENT, USA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, War Department, United States: 1942

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039937

Condition: VG+


World War II period guide to instruments in military aircraft of the period. Great photographs of the instruments and views of the cockpit. 234pp, photo illustrated, diagrams etc, index. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Sound, tight stapled binding. Slight soil to wrappers and a small, ink name to the top margin of the front wrappers. Weight, 280g. View more info

The Max Ward Story: A Bush Pilot in the Bureaucratic Jungle

By: WARD, Max

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1991

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 07754

ISBN: 0-7710-8302-5

Condition: Fine


Autobiography of Max Ward, the Canadian Bush Pilot who started Wardair, a successful, but now defunct, Airline Company. 342pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Bright, clean copy, quite fresh. Small ink signature of a former owner to the top margin of the front endpaper. Otherwise unmarked. Unclipped dustjacket - near Fine. Unpacked weight, 691g. View more info

Wardair - Canada's Holiday Airline: Boeing 747

By: WARDAIR

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Post Card Co.:

Seller ID: 052762

Condition: As New


Continental size, glossy color photo postcard of a Canadian Wardair Boeing 747, on the tarmac, with the 21 person crew in front. Undated - circa early 1970s. No. 17700-D. Fine condition, unmarked. View more info

Air Route to the Klondike: An Aviation History

By: WEICHT, Christopher

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Trafford Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 038491

ISBN: 1412088615

Condition: As New


Air pilot navigator, volume 3. x, 306pp, illustrated, facsims., maps, music, ports. ; 28 cm. Bright, fresh copy, 'as new'. Weight, 732g. View more info

Attack Helicopters: A History of Rotary-Wing Combat Aircraft

By: WHEELER, Howard A.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Mount Plesant, South Carolina, U.S.A., Nautical & Aviation Pub Co of Amer: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33913

ISBN: 0933852525

Condition: Fine


The first narrative history of combat helicopters. 117pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 552g. View more info

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Flying under Fire, Volume Two: More Aviation Tales from the Second World War

By: WHEELER, William - Editor

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Fifth House Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 31696

ISBN: 1894856074

Condition: VG+


More aviation tales from the Second World War selected and edited by William J. Wheeler. 228 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. Includes index. Interior is bright and clean. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Delamination just starting to fore-edges of front and rear. Weight, 336g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on s... View more info

The Accidental Airline: Spilsbury's QCA

By: WHITE, Howard and SPILSBURY, Jim

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, Harbour Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 041128

ISBN: 155017097X

Condition: As New


The story of how an itinerant radio repairman accidentally started Queen Charlotte Airlines, Canada's largest bush flying outfit. 238pp, photo illustrated, diagrams, endpaper maps. Mint copy - bright and fresh. Weight, 465g. View more info

The Accidental Airline: Spilsbury's QCA

By: WHITE, Howard and SPILSBURY, Jim

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, Harbour Publishing: 1988

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 20449

ISBN: 0920080979

Condition: Almost Fine


The story of how an itinerant radio repairman accidentally started Queen Charlotte Airlines, Canada's largest bush flying outfit. 238pp, photo illus, diagrams, endpaper maps. Near Fine copy. Owner`s details to top margin of the half-title page, otherwise unmarked. Mint copy - bright and fresh. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 590g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as pe... View more info

VE-Day; The Royal Aiur Forces Association Commemorative Issue, May 1995

By: WHITE, Stan - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Royal Air Forces Association: 1995

Edition: May 1995

Seller ID: 049440

Condition: Fine


Magazine of features commemorating the part played in the Second World War by Members of the Royal Air Force. Three main features in this issue - Operation Manna: Food for Starving Holland - Operation Varsity: Airborne Assault Over the Rhine - Operation Exodus: Getting the POW's Home. 56pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy. Weight, 152g. Lettermailable where applicable. View more info

The Means of Victory

By: WHITE, Stanley - Editor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Charterhouse Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20074

Condition: Fine


'A Tribute to the men and women of Bomber Command ad their Leader, Sir Arthur Harris'. Published on behalf of the Bomber Command Association. 144pp, profusely illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 570g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specif... View more info

Canadian Aviation: Lot of 2 Issues from 1977

By: WHITTINGTON, Hugh - Editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1977

Edition: Vol. 50, Nos. 8, 10

Seller ID: 32815

Condition: VG+


Lot of 2 issues from 1977. Magazine of the Canadian Aviation Industry. 68pp + 60pp. photo illustrated, advertising. Lot of Canadian content. Clean,sound, unmarked copies showing minor wear to spine. Weight, 280g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post lettermail within Canda. View more info

Canadian Aviation: July, 1977

By: WHITTINGTON, Hugh - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1977

Edition: Vol. 50, No. 7

Seller ID: 32816

Condition: Very Good Plus


Magazine of the Canadian Aviation Industry. Front cover - Piper Turbo Arrow III. Features on Avionics - Buying Guide etc. Lots of Canadian content. Large issue - 116pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Clean,sound, unmarked copy showing only slight wear, and a small, address label to lower front corner. Weight, 245g. Ships at cost via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

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Bush and Arctic Pilot

By: WILLIAMS, Al R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Blaine, Washington, U.S.A., Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045656

ISBN: 0888394330

Condition: As New


Story of the author's life in aviation, as a pilot, predominantly in the Canadian Bush and the North. 255 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, quite 'as new'. Weight, 303g. View more info

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The Plan : memories of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan

By: WILLIAMS, James N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stittsville, Ontario, Canada, Canadas Wings: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042974

ISBN: 0920002293

Condition: Fine


Memories of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan, in Canada during the Second World War. 222 p. : illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the laminated pictorial boards. Weight, 1.029kg. View more info

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The Golden Age of Aviation

By: WILLIAMSON, Katherine S.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Todtri: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11620

ISBN: 1-880908-91-3

Condition: Fine


Book traces the developmeny of powered flight from its infancy to circa WWII. Beautifully illustrated. 80pp, 95 illustrations. Mint copy, 'as new'. View more info

Flying: June 1952

By: WILSON, Gill Rob - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis: 1952

Edition: Vol. 50, No. 6

Seller ID: 32749

Condition: Very Good Plus


Single issue of a leading American Aviation magazine. Cover features 'Avro707B Delta Wing fighter'. 66pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Many more issues available. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound binding. Weight, 150g. View more info

Man Flies: The Story of Alberto Santos-Dumont, Master of the Balloon, Conqueror of the Air

By: WINTERS, Nancy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 702

ISBN: 0747535965

Condition: As New


A biography of the playboy pioneering balloonist for whom Louis Cartier invented the first wristwatch, and who, mistakenly, thought that he was the first man to fly. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar 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. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less w... View more info