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Whitehouse, Arch The Military Airplane Its History and Development
Doubleday & Co. Inc, Garden City, NY. 1971 HB/DJ. VG/VG. 383 pages. Nicely traces the evolution of combat aircraft from WWI through the early 1970s, with considerable detail given to every model. Book #AV1176. *

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Wynne, Hugh The Motion Picture Stunt Pilots
Pictorial Histories Pub Co, USA 1987 PBK. VG. 176 Pages. Offers a great collection of the famous film dogfights, planes, pilots, stunts and more from classic aviation movies. ISBN #0933126859. Book #AV2875D. *


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Bryan, C.D.B. The National Air and Space Museum
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., NY 1980 HB/DJ. VG+/Near Fine. 504 pages. Wonderfully illustrates and describes every aircraft on display or held by the Smithsonian Institution up through the early 1980s. An outstanding resource. This oversized book may require additonal shipping charges. ISBN #081090666X. Book #AV2830D. *


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Karas, Thomas The New High Ground
A Touchtone Book, Simon and Schuster, NY 1983 SB. VG. 224 pages. Outlines the coming strategies and weapons of space-age war. Small remainder mark on bottom page edges. ISBN #0671505912. Book #AV1479. *


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Cassagneres, Ev The New Ryan: Development and History of the Ryan st and Sc
Flying Books International, MN 1995 PBK. VG. 148 pages. Currently the best resource ever written on the development and construction of this classic Ryan aircraft. ISBN #0911139206. Book #AV2974. *


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Delear, Frank The New World of Helicopters
Dodd, Mead & Co. NY 1978 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. 80 pages. Revised Edition. Intended for the younger reader, this offers a broad story of present day helicopter operations, uses, types and adventures. ISBN #0396075630. Book #AV1217. *

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Freeman, Roger The Ninth Air Force in Colour
Arms and Armour Press, UK 1995 HB/NDJ. VG. Ex-Lib. 160 pages. Subtitled, "UK and the Continent - World War Two." Offers an excellent historical scrapbook of this celebrated and famed air arm. Please Note: This copy withdrawn from the USS Intrepid Research Library. ISBN #1854092723. Book #AV2635D. *

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Townsend, Peter The Odds Against Us
William Morrow & Co. NY 1987 HB/DJ. VG/VG. Ex-Lib. 240 pages. Presents memoirs of aerial combat at night during the Battle of Britain in WWII. This copy withdrawn from the USS Intrepid Research Library. ISBN #0688042902. Book #BK134. *

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Nevin, David; the editors of Time-Life Books The Pathfinders (Epic of Flight)
Time Life 1981 HB/Pictoral Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 176 pages. One of the popular Time-Life series on significant aviation events - this volume dealing with pioneering pilots and epic flights. ISBN #0809432560. Book #AV3073. *


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Graham, Burton The Pictorial History of Air Battles
The Bobbs-Merrill Company, IN 1974 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. Ex-Lib. 128 pages. A broad overview of fighter plane development primarily focused on WWII but also containing some earlier WWI aircraft and later jet designs. This copy withdrawn from the USS Intrepid Research Library. ISBN #0672520184. Book #AV2369A. *

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Munson, Kenneth The Pocket Encyclopedia of World Aircraft Color: Fighters Between the Wars 1919-39
The MacMillan Co., New York, NY 1970 HB/DJ. VG/VG. 164 pages. A handy reference illustrating all the single and multi engine fighters of all nations between the first and second world wars. Uses colorful drawings and well detailed descriptive text. Book #AV3006. *

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Munson, Kenneth The Pocket Encyclopedia of World Aircraft in Color" Bombers 1919-39
The MacMillan Co., New York, NY 1970 HB/DJ. VG/VG. 165 pages. A handy reference illustrating all the light and heavy bombers of all nations between the first and second world wars. Uses colorful drawings and well detailed descriptive text. Book #AV3007. *

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Munk, Max The Principles of Aerodynamics
Max M. Munk, Washington, D.C. 1933 HB/NDJ. VG. Ex-Lib. 252 pages. One of the top prewar references on (then) state of the art aerodynamics. A nice period piece. Please Note: This copy withdrawn from the USS Intrepid Research Library. Book #AV2605. *

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Schiff, Barry The Proficient Pilot
Wiley-Academy, UK 1985 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 337 pages. Offers expert advice from the holder of four aviation world records on ways to improve proficiency and safety. ISBN #0026071509. Book #AV3059. *

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Schiff, Barry J The Proficient Pilot II
Collier Macmillan 1987 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. ISBN #0026071517. Book #AV3061. *


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Jackson, Robert The RAF in Action
Blandford Press, London, UK 1985 HB/Pictorial Cover. Near Fine. 160 pages. Subtitled, "From Flanders to the Falklands." Covers all significant RAF aircraft and action from biplanes to jets with a good solid and equal division of attention to each era. Well done. ISBN #0713714190. Book #AV1015. *

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Coonts, Stephen The Red Horseman
Pocket Books, NY 1994 PBK. Very Good. 406 pages. Stephen Coonts' latest Jake Grafton adventure of flight, fighting and fantastic military tension in the cockpit. ISBN #0671748882. Book #AV3031. *

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Goldstein, Avram The Right Seat: An Introduction to Flying for Pilots' Companions and Would-be Pilots
Avva Inc 1986 PBK. Very Good. Unpaginated, approximately 200 pages. An introduction to flying for pilot's companions and would-be pilots. ISBN #0938013017. Book #AV3044. *


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Mason, Herbert Molloy Jr. The Rise of the Luftwaffe 1918 - 1940
The Dial Press, NY 1973 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. 402 pages. Begins with the scrapping of over 15,000 WWI aircraft as order by the Versailles Treaty in the Winter of 1918, and traces the rebuilding of the Luftwaffe into the world's most advanced air force by 1940 at the outbreak of WWII. Well researched and presented. Book #AV1047. *

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Neufeld, Michael J. The Rocket and the Reich: Peenemunde and the Coming of the Ballistic Missile Era
Harvard Univ Press 1996 PBK. VG. 367 pages. Offers one of the best researched and presented examinations of the WWII Nazi rocket program. ISBN #067477650x. Book #AV2860. *

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Clark, Ronald The Role of the Bomber
Thomas Y. Crowell Co., NY 1977 HB/NDJ. VG+. 160 pages. Offers a wide scope of bomber models from early balloons to modern jets. Book #AV1522D. *


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Clark, Ronald The Role of the Bomber
Thomas Y. Crowell Co., NY 1977 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. First US Edition. Ex-Lib. 160 pages. Examines the historical role of the bomber from biplanes to jets, using specific missions and campaigns to illustrate the evolution of both tactics and equipment. ISBN #0690017200. Book #AV2246. *

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Halley, James J. The Role of the Fighter in Air Warfare
Ziff-Davis Flying Books, NY 1978 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. First Edition. Ex-Lib. 152 pages. Offers a solidly researched and presented history of fighter planes from biplanes to jets. Note: This copy withdrawn from the USS Intrepid Research Library. ISBN #0871650231. Book #AV2570. *


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Thompson, Sir Robert The Royal Flying Corps
Hamish Hamilton, UK 1968 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. First Edition. Ex-Lib. 151 pages. A solid history of the RFC with good coverage of specific battles in WWI. This copy withdrawn from the USS Intrepid Research Library. Book #AV2190. *


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Goerner, Fred The Search for Amelia Earhart
Doubleday & Co. Inc, Garden City, NY. 1966 HB/DJ. VG/VG. 326 pages. One of the most enjoyable and logical examinations of the Earhart mystery. Please note: there is a small previous owner's bookplate and gift inscription on flyleaf of this copy. Book #AV25. *

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