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They Served Africa With Wings: 60 Years of Aviation in Central Africa

by Stirling, WGM & JA House

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2004
Condition
Good+ to Very Good-
Edition
2nd Edition
ISBN
9789990891805
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$120.00

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Bookmark Publishing, 2004 A unique book on the aviation history of Central Africa between 1920 and 1980. Glossy hard cover with gilt titling to front and spine, signed and inscribed by the author Mitch Stirling to the previous owner on ffep, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and maps, 275 pages. Light edge wear, about two square… Read more
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$120.00
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Heinkel He 177, 277, 274

by Griehl, Manfred & Joachim Dressel

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781853103643
Item Price
$80.00

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Shrewsbury, England: Airlife Publishing Ltd., 1998 The story of the evolution of Heinkel's long-range heavy dive-bomber. Black cloth with gilt titling to spine, richly illustrated with black and white photographs, 247 pages. Book and dust jacket show light shelf wear. This books weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location,… Read more
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$80.00
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Aerofax Datagraph 2: The North American X-15/X-15A-2 Story

by Guenther, Ben & Jay Miller & Terry Panopalis

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good -
Item Price
$20.00

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Arlington, TX: Aerofax, Inc., 1985 Aerofax Datagraph 2, Stock No. 0302. Illustrated glossy soft cover, black titling to front and spine, richly illustrated throughout with black and white as well as full colour photographs, 64 pages. Light shelf wear, small bump to bottom free corner with a light crease to back cover. For some international orders we will… Read more
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$20.00
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Monogram Close-Up 12: Horten 229

by Myhra, David

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good -
ISBN
9780914144120
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$20.00

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Sturbridge, MS: Monogram Aviation Publications, 1990 Card cover, black and white titling, staple binding, many black and white photographs, one double page full colour illustration, 32 pages. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge… Read more
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$20.00
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Aerodynamics

by Lanchester, F.W.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1907
Condition
Good -
Item Price
$150.00

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London, UK: Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., 1907 Constituting the First Volume of a Complete Work on Aerial Flight. With Appendices on the Velocity and Momentum of Sound Waves, on the Theory of Soaring Flight, etc. Bue cloth with blindstamped titling to front, gilt titling to spine, frontispiece, illustrated with line drawings and diagrams, 442 pages. Covers… Read more
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$150.00
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Strategic Lift Options for Canada and the Allies (Canadian Strategic Forecast 2005)

by Rudd, David & Ewa Petruczynik & Alexander Wooley (Editors)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781894736084
Item Price
$30.00

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The Canadian Institute for Strategic Studies, 2005 In December 2004 civilian and military analysts came together with representatives of allied governments and the private sector to explore innovative and cost-effective wasy of helping Canada and the allies to positively influence events at home and abroad. Glossy blue soft cover with black and white photographs to front, white titling to… Read more
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Prairie Pilot: Lady Luck Was on My Side - the Stories of Walter D. Williams

by Williams, Walter D.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good-
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$20.00

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Regina, Saskatchewan: DriverWorks Ink, 2008 Compiled and edited by Deana J. Driver, this book contains "a compilation of 100 short stories written by Walter D. Williams about some of his more hair-raising, humourous and helpful experiences during his flying years from 1946 to 1963." Illustrated purple soft cover with black titling on spine, purple and green titling on front,… Read more
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$20.00
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Pima Air & Space Museum, The

by Stemm, James

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$25.00

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Tucson, Arizona: Arizona Aerospace Foundation, 2008 Compiled and edited by James Stemm; sponsored by Count Ferdinand von Galen. This is the story of Pima Air & Space Museum, repository of one of the largest and best collections of aircraft in the U.S., and contains a comprehensive guide to its growing collection of display aircraft. Colourfully illustrated soft… Read more
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Los Angeles, CA: Institute of Aerospace Safety and Management, University of Southern California Red card cover with gilt titling on front, red cloth tape over stapled spine, a few black and white illustrations, unpaginated (book is .75" thick) Light edge wear to cover, more significant wear to spine edges, cover has shelf wear with light creases, crease to… Read more
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GPA Foynes Flying Boat Museum

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Very Good-
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$25.00

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Dublin, Ireland: Market Associates International Ltd. Annual publication of Foynes Aviation and Maritime Museum. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with blue titling on front, staple binding, colour and black and white illustrations throughout, advertising throughout, 66 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, otherwise this publication is in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under… Read more
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Flying Boat Memories

by Gore, G.Len

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1991
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Wakefield Press Ltd. , 1991 Foreword by Sir Geoffrey Roberts. Recollections of an aviation engineer on experiences from the Solent, England, to the Pacific Islands "Coral Route." The intention has not been to provide a comprehensive history of the development of the flying boat, rather to link its development with a series of sketches of people and places. … Read more
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Zeppelinpost LZ 129 Hindenburg

by Duggan, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$40.00

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Ickenham, U.K.: Zeppelin Study Group, 2004 Zeppelinpost Study Series, Handbook No. 9. Book is a companion volume to LZ129 Hindenburg - The Complete Story, the purpose of which is to "present the story and an analysis of the mail carried by this, the last passenger-carrying great airship." Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with black titling on front, white titling… Read more
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$40.00
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Dirigible Edition Number 64 - Autumn 2011

by Camplin, Giles, Editor

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good-
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$20.00

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London: Airship Heritage Trust, 2011 Dirigible is the official journal of the Airship Heritage Trust, and is published three times a year. Subtitling on cover: Dreams of Aerial Empire and Imperial Russian Beginnings and the End of British Hopes. White paper cover with black and white titling, illustrated with black and white photograph, staple binding, black and white… Read more
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British Mails of the Graf Zeppelin, The

by Field, C.E.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$15.00

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Sutton Coldfield, W. Midlands, U.K.: Francis J. Jield Ltd., 1987 Contents are a guide to British mail carried by the Graf Zeppelin. Off-white card cover with black titling, staple binding, 15 pages. Previous owner's name sticker inside front cover. Book is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges… Read more
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$15.00
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Air Canada: 75 Years of Innovation/Ans d'Innovation

by Tousignant, Isa, Editor

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$50.00

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Canada: Air Canada Written in both English and French, this book was published in celebration of Air Canada's seventy-five years in business. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red and white titling on front, red untitled spine, red and white map on front end papers, illustrated throughout with colour and black and white photographs and illustrations, 82 pages. Included… Read more
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Air Transport in Canada, 2 Volumes

by Milberry, Larry

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780921022091
Item Price
$225.00

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Toronto, ON, Canada: Canav Books, 1997 Book is the grandest and most comprehensive Canadian aviation book ever published, containing 800,000 words and 4,000 photographs and the largest gallery of original Canadian aviation art yet seen. Blue hard covers with gilt titling on spines, illustrated end papers, half-title, title page and throughout, 1040 pages. Volume 1 is signed by the… Read more
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$225.00
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Wing Walkers: A History of Canadian Airlines International

by Pigott, Peter

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781550171853
Item Price
$20.00

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Madeira Park, B.C.: Harbour Publishing, 1998 A carefully researched history of Canadian Airlines International. Grey hard cover with gilt titling on spine, illustrated end papers, illustrated with black and white photographs, 391 pages. Cover has negligible edge wear, owner's name in ink on half-title page. Dust jacket has shelf wear and negligible edge wear. A handsome… Read more
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$20.00
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Shell Aviation News, Number 326, 1965

by Scanlan, H, Editor

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$15.00

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London: Shell Aviation News, 1965 Magazine is a 1965 publication of Shell Aviation Service. Black and blue soft cover with white titling, black and white photographs front and back, staple binding, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, colour illustrations inside front and back cover, 24 pages. Minor wear to corners and spine ends, shelf wear, a… Read more
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$15.00
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Book of the Sextant, The - with Ancient and Modern Instruments of Navigation

by Hughes, A.J.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Item Price
$25.00

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Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd, Nautical Publishers, 1957 Subtitled on cover: "A Handbook for Mariners, Airmen, Yachtsmen." Chapters include Old Instruments; Principles of the Sextant; Construction of Marine and Air Sextants; Sextant Telescopes; Making Observations by Marine and Air Sextants: Modern Sextant Accessories and Navigational Instruments; Modern Navigation, Periscopic Sextant; etc. Tan boards with dark blue… Read more
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North By Northwest: An Aviation History

by Weicht, Chris

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9781412024563
Item Price
$35.00

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Roberts Creek, BC, Canada: Creekside Publications Air Pilot Navigator, Volume One. An aviation history of the Northwest. Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with yellow titling on spine, yellow and red titling on front, black and white illustrations throughout, 284 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, ink inscription inside front cover, otherwise this attractive book is clean, bright… Read more
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$35.00