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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

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Canadian Airmen and the First World War

By: WISE, S.F.

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Downsview, Ontario, Canada, Univ of Toronto Press: 1981

Edition: First Printing, First Edition

Seller ID: 24712

ISBN: 0802023797

Condition: Near Fine


Comprehensive, detailed history of Canada's airmen during the First World War. the first of four projected volumes of the Official history of the Royal Canadian Air Force. 771pp, photo illustrated, maps, folding plates, endpaper maps. Overall, very bright and clean. Would be Fine except for a previous owner's details to the verso of the front endpaper have been heavily blacked-out; this has bled through to the other side affecting the endpaper map. Otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth, or to unclipped dustjacket. Very heavy, weighing 2kg [4.4lbs]. Please enquire for corr... View more info

Textbook of Naval Aeronautics

By: WOODHOUSE, Henry

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 037759

ISBN: 155750931X

Condition: About Fine


1st printing of the 1991 reprint of the original 1917 edition. Introduction by Clark G. Reynolds. 4to, 9.25"x12", 281pp, photo illus, diagrams etc. Hardcover in blue cloth with dustjacket. Attractive copy, weight, 1.205kg. View more info

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Have a Banana!

By: WOOLLETT, W. [Babe]

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Canada, Turner-Warwick: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4325

ISBN: 0919899072

Condition: Fine


Autobiography of a Canadian who's entire life was spent in the world of Aviation - fighter pilot, Bush pilot, Airline Executive and more. 1st printing, 8vo, 542pp, xvi [photo section]. Hardcover in blue cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Book is clean, tight and unmarked; Dustjacket shows some lught surface rubbing. Weight, 856g, View more info

Flight Before Flying

By: WRAGG, David W.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Fell: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07472

ISBN: 0-8119-0233-1

Condition: Near Fine


Examination of the period from the first balloon flight to the first aeroplane flight, 1783 to 1903. Early experiments in the road to flight. 191pp, photo illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Book is clean and tight. Dustjacket has a number of closed tears and edge wear. View more info

Seaplanes & flying boats : a timeless collection from aviation's golden Age

By: YENNE, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, BCL Press: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 30478

ISBN: 1932302034

Condition: As New


'Every classic model, fom aviation's earliest days to the present'. Great artwork and wonderful historic, vintage photographs. 176 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm. Illustrations by John Batchelor. Book and dustjacket is about 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked with a very nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy book weighing 1.336kg. View more info

The Story of the Women's Division Royal Canadian Air Force

By: ZIEGLER, Mary

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Hamilton, R.C.A.F. [W.D.] Association: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19739

Condition: About Fine


An account of the Royal Canadian Air Force's Women's Division during the Second World War. 173pp, photo section, index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to boards. Weight, 350g. 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 specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and... View more info

The Story of the Women's Division Royal Canadian Air Force

By: ZIEGLER, Mary

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Hamilton, ON, R.C.A.F. [W.D.] Association: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 26053

Condition: About Fine


Stories of the Royal Canadian Air Force, Women's Division, during and after World War II. 173pp, pictorial section at rear [unpaginated], index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 350g. View more info

Flying and Popular Aviation: September, 1942

By: ZIFF, W. B. Editor

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis: 1942

Edition: Vol XXXI, No 3

Seller ID: 048166

Condition: VG+


Single issue of Popular Aviation magazine for September of 1942. This is a Special, bumper Issue featuring 'The Royal Air Force'. Huge, 278pp issue, profusely photo illustrated, ads etc. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. This issue has survived in excellent. Wrappers a little dusty. Scan available. Weight, 704g. View more info

Flying and Popular Aviation: September, 1942

By: ZIFF, W. B. Editor

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis: 1942

Edition: Vol XXXI, No 3

Seller ID: 048167

Condition: About Fine


Single issue of Popular Aviation magazine for September of 1942. This is a Special, bumper Issue featuring 'The Royal Air Force'. Huge, 278pp issue, profusely photo illustrated, ads etc. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. This issue has survived in excellent, near Fine condition. Scan available. Weight, 704g. View more info