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'Til We Meet Again: Recapturing Moments of the RCAF in World War II

By: McQUARRIE, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Whitby, McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1991

Edition: First Edition


Superb color photography of Aircraft flown by the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II. 176pp, color photo illustrated. Mint copy - as new! View more info

'Treble-One' Spring Annual 1945

By: JONES, Kenneth H. - Editor

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Cairo, Egypt, 111 Maintenance Unit, RAF, 1945

Edition: First Edition


First Annual published by 111 Maintenance Unit of the Royal Air Force, Middle East, by/for members of that unit during WWII. Published/printed in Cairo, Egypt. 28pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Clean wrappers. Weight, 48g. View more info

...And Kill MIGs

By: DRENDEL, Lou

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Carrollton, TX, Squadron/Signal Publications, 1974

Edition: First Edition


A pictorial history of the USAF Tactical Air Forces 1970-1977. 64pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding. Wrappers show some surface rubbing. Weight, 230g. View more info

...Of Men and Planes

By: GORDON, John

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Love Printing Service Ltd., 1968

Edition: First Edition


Book documents the growth of military airpower in Canada from WWI through WWII. Includes bios of a great many Canadian pilots. 100pp, index, illustrations. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers with only minor signs of use. Weight, 324pp. 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


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

1950 Flying Display Dinner: Dorchester Hotel, London: List of Guests

By: BRITISH AIRCRAFT CONSTRUCTORS, Society of

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U. K. [presumed], Society of British Aircraft Constructors, 1950


Booklet published on the occasion of a Dinner held by the Society of British Aircraft Constructors in 1950 at London's Dorchester Hotel. Booklet lists all the guests in attendance and the table groupings at which they sat. Size - 4.75" by 9.75", 42pp, 3 panel folding plate at centre. Clean copy showing minor wear to some edges. Weight, 60g. View more info

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25th NORAD Region : North American Air Defense Command

By: NORTH AMERICAN AIR DEFENCE COMMAND

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Army & Navy Pub. Co.,

Edition: First Edition


Undated `Yearbook`, circa 1963, for the 25th Region of Norad. Spine title: 25 NORAD Region. Logo on t.p. and cover: North American Air Defense Command. 376 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations ; 29 cm. Contents - NORAD Region -- USAF Component, 25th Air Division (Sage) -- RCAF Component -- US Army Component, 7th Region ARADCOM. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to the blue cloth. Very heavy book weighing 1.776kg. View more info

303 Squadron : the legendary Battle of Britain fighter Squadron

By: FIEDLER, Arkady

Price: $14.50

Publisher: USA / UK, Aquila Polonica, 2010

Edition: First Printing This Edition


Thrilling action story of the famous squadron of Polish fighter pilots whose superb aerial combat skills helped save Britain during the most desperate days of WWII. Underdog heroes who rose to defend against the deadliest German Luftwaffe attacks, the pilots of 303 Squadron were lionized by the British press, congratulated by the King, and adored by the British public. Wonderful account. "This edition has been enhaced by appendices, footnotes, maps, historical photo... View more info

A Brief History of Flight, From Balloons to Mach 3 and Beyond

By: HEPPENHEIMER, T. A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons, 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing


Imaginative and fascinating history of Flight, well-researched and very entertaining. 454pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, as new. View more info

A Giant Leap for Mankind: Petersen's Book of Man in Space, Vol 4

By: HALL, Al - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., Petersen Pub Co, 1974

Edition: First Edition


Volume 4 of the 5 vol series. Armstrong and Aldin on the Moon. Apollo 7 thru 11. The Command Service and Lunar Modules. The Launch Window. Suiting Up for Space. 144pp, profusely illustrated, some in color. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding, no spine creases. Some very light rubbing to surfaces and along spine edges. Weight, 400g. View more info

A Pilot's Pilot:Karl Baur: Chief Test Pilot for Messerschmitt

By: BAUR, Isolde

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, J.J. Fedorowicz Pub, 2000

Edition: First Edition


Story of Karl Baur, the chief test pilot for Messerschmitt. Wonderful detail on the aircraft he flew and rare photos of WW2. 223pp, 150 b&w photographs, folding plate at rear. Mint copy - absolutely 'as new'. Weight, 640g. View more info

A Royal Air Force 75

By: BRUCE, J. M.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum, 1968

Edition: First Edition


Photographs and descriptions of 75 aircraft used by the Royal Air Force in 50 years of their history.76pp, profusely photo illustrated. Tight, clean copy with a bright interior. Unmarked. View more info

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A Thousand Shall Fall

By: PEDEN, Murray

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stittsville, Canada's Wings, Inc., 1981

Edition: Second Edition


Story of the training of a Canadian Pilot during World War II and his subsequent Combat Missions as a bomber pilot over Europe with 214 Squadron. 490pp, photo illustrated. Good copy, bright and solid, with a like dustjacket. Unmarked. Weight, 1kg View more info

A Trepid Aviator: Bombay to Bangkok

By: FRAZER, W.W

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canada, General Store Publishing House, 1995

Edition: First Printing


Personal memoir of Capt. W. W. Frazer, bomber pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force operating in India, Burma and Siam during the Second World War. iv, 265 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Nearly 'as new'. 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 510g. Canadian domestic pos... View more info

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A-7 Corsair II : Covers All U.S. Navy and USAF A-7 Versions

By: KINZEY, Bert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S.A., Kalmbach Pub Co, 1986

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing


"A Detail & Scale aviation publication, Vol 22". Detailed examination of the A-7 Corsair II fighter aircraft. 72pp, profusely photo illustrated, some in color. Very clean and bright, about 'as new'. Tight, square binding. Weight, 244g. View more info