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cover of Apollo on the Moon

Apollo on the Moon

by Cooper, Jr., Henry S.F.

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Published
1969
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Very Good
Edition
2nd
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$13.00

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New York: Dial Press, 1969. 8vo size blue clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 144 pages Published in the early days of space exploration: From jacket: "With all that has been written about man's journey to the moon, the general public still knows little of precisely what our astronauts will do once they get there, why they are… Read more
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cover of Terror in the Skies

Terror in the Skies

by Ashwood, Capt. Thomas M.

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Very Good
ISBN
9780812831252
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$9.00

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8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 172 pages From jacket: "...Captain Ashwood shows why civilian aviation is such an attractive target to terrorists...he takes the reader through the experience of an emergency int he air and an actual hijacking an infamous one in which he ended up playing a key role in the release of the crew, hostages… Read more
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cover of Attack and Interceptor Jets

Attack and Interceptor Jets

by Sharpe, Michael

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Published
1999
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780760712580
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$5.00

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New York: Barnes & Noble, 1999. 12mo sized pictorial hardcover; 320 bright, white pages with color illustration on almost every page. From back: "300 military jets aircraft featured, each one illustrated by full-color artwork Full dimensions, weights, armament, and powerplant details provided for each aircraft Each aircraft's development history and career Comprehensive index provided for… Read more
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cover of Zero G:  Life and Survival in Space

Zero G: Life and Survival in Space

by Bond, Peter

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Published
1999
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780304350759
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$5.00

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London: Cassell & Company Ltd., 1999. 144 pages with many color photographs. From jacket: "Drawing upon the accumulated experience of over 400 astronauts and cosmonauts, (the author) explores the key issues of life without gravity..." Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered in mylar. There is a large chip missing from back of jacket… Read more
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cover of American Aircraft of World War 2 in Colour

American Aircraft of World War 2 in Colour

by Munson, Kenneth

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780713709445
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$5.00

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Poole, UK: Blandford Press, 1982. 160 bright, white pages with black and white and color photographs throughout. From jacket: "From (the) cripping blow (of the Pearl Harbor attack) America's two major air arms recovered on a massive scale: the Army Air Force reached a peak strength of over 78,000 aircraft in 1944, the Navy a total of nearly… Read more
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cover of Antoine de Saint-Exupery:  His Life and Times

Antoine de Saint-Exupery: His Life and Times

by Cate, Curtis

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Published
1970
Condition
Good
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$5.50

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1970. From jacket: "The world-famous "pioneer poet of flights" is the subject of this long-overdue and absorbing biography - the story of the author of Wind, Sand and Stars, Night Flight, and other classics of flying and adventure." Also the author of the (children's) classic The Little Prince/ Le Petit Prince. … Read more
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cover of Sigh for a Merlin:  Testing the Spitfire

Sigh for a Merlin: Testing the Spitfire

by Henshaw, Alex

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Published
1999
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780947554835
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$11.00

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Manchester, England: Crecy Publishing Limited, 1999. 8vo size paperback; 240 pages with some black and white photographs; photo illustrated covers. From back: "The enthralling account of (the author's) life with the Spitfire. In the early days of the second World War he tested the immortal fighter with Jeffrey Quill at Eastleigh. Then, in 1940, he was appointed… Read more
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cover of An Illustrated Guide to German, Italian and Japanese Fighters of World War II

An Illustrated Guide to German, Italian and Japanese Fighters of World War II

by Gunston, Bill

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1980
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780668050937
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$5.00

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New York: Salamander Books Ltd., 1980. 159 pages with black and white and color illustrations. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out. Washable illustrated covers; 3 out 4 bumped corners; book feels a little shaken. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain the property of their copyright holders. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of… Read more
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cover of When Hollywood Ruled the Skies:  The Aviation Film Classics of World War II

When Hollywood Ruled the Skies: The Aviation Film Classics of World War II

by Orriss, Bruce W.

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1983
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780961308803
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$9.25

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Aero Associates Publication, 1983. 217 pages illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. We note some small stains to outside pages which extend about a quarter of an inch into the far margin on at least 10 pages. This volume overs film aviation from 1938 to 1980. Creasing to covers. Stated First Edition. Thanks for shopping… Read more
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cover of Ships, Aircraft and Weapons of the United States Navy

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Washington, DC: Department of the Navy 67 bright, white pages with black and white photographs. Stapled softcover binding. Covers Fixed Wing Aircraft; Helicopters; Missiles; Ships; Torpedoes, Guns and Fire Control Systems. Couple of light creases on back cover; price sticker on front. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy… Read more
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$14.00
cover of The Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Story

The Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Story

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Published
1950
Condition
Good
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$17.00

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Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, 1950. 172 glossy pages illustrated throughout with black and white and some color photographs. Sunned spine has about an inch and a half tear at top seem. Bright silver titles on cover. Photo illustrated endpapers in black and white. Name on blank reverse of fep. Slightly musty aroma. Published… Read more
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The World of Model Airplanes

by Winter, William J.

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Published
1983
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780684186658
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$14.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1983. by William J. Winter with the editors of Model Aviation 4to size trade paperback; 294 pages with black and white photographs and illustrations throughout From back: "...the most comprehensive guide to the sport of aeromodeling, lavishly illustrated with more than 200 photos and drawings...It covers planes that range from beginner's hand launched glider… Read more
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cover of Portraits of Flight:  An Art History of Aviation Volume 1

Portraits of Flight: An Art History of Aviation Volume 1

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780076066322
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$62.00

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New York: Aviation Week and Space Technology, 1985. 161 full color pages to this heavy, oversized book. Color poster of 1904 air glider tucked inside. Jacket has edgewear and three inch tear on back along with some creasing. From the early years of powered flight to the beginning of air power, from Wilbur Wright to Republic P-47… Read more
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$62.00
cover of Giant Steps:  a Book of Giant R/C Aircraft

Giant Steps: a Book of Giant R/C Aircraft

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Published
1985
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd
ISBN
9780911295009
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$10.00

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Connecticutt: Air Age, Inc., 1985. 120 pages with black and white photographs and illustrations. Light wear to covers. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase price benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. 2nd. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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cover of Fly Me, I'm Freddie

Fly Me, I'm Freddie

by Eglin, Roger

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American
ISBN
9780892561278
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$5.00

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New York: Rawson, Wade publishers, Inc., 1980. Quarter inch tear to top front jacket, some rubbing wear. 238 bright, white pages. From jacket: "Sir Freddie Laker's six-year battle to bring cheaper air travel to trans-Atlantic flights, culminating in the take-off of the first Sky-train from Gatwick Airport on September 26, 1977, has made him famous as… Read more
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cover of Igor Sikorsky:  His Three Careers in Aviation

Igor Sikorsky: His Three Careers in Aviation

by Delear, Frank J.

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Published
1969
Condition
Good
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$5.00

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New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1969. Green cloth with black and gilt titles on spine. No jacket, but flap from jacket has been paperclipped to fep. (Paperclip has left impression marks.) 272 bright, white pages with numerous black and white photographs. Ex-library with typical treatments. Lightly sunned spine and lightly bumped head and heel of… Read more
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cover of The Illustrated Encylopedia of 20th Century Weapons and Warfare

The Illustrated Encylopedia of 20th Century Weapons and Warfare

by Fitzsimons, Bernard (editor)

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Published
1971
Condition
Good
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$5.00

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New York: Columbia House, 1971. Pages numbered from 225 to 336. This is volume 3 (III) in the series. Photo illustrated cover has some light soil. Bumped lower back corner. Loaded with black and white and color illustrations. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning..… Read more
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cover of Tables of Computed Altitude and Azimuth Latitudes 50 to 59, Vol. VI

Tables of Computed Altitude and Azimuth Latitudes 50 to 59, Vol. VI

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Published
1940
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Washington, DC: United States Navy Department, 1940. 264 pages with printed endpapers. Folio sized cloth. Bumped corners. Pencilled price on fep. Edgewear. Pages are bright; tabs are slightly discolored from being thumbed. Name label pasted to front cover. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and… Read more
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cover of Boeing:  The First Century

Boeing: The First Century

by Bauer, Eugene F.

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Published
2000
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781879242081
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$5.00

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Washington: TABA Publishing, 2000. 383 clean bright pages; appears to have never been opened. There appears to be a tiny pen mark to bottom. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning.. Half-Leather. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Icare Revue De l'Aviation Francaise No. 47 Automne-Hiver 1968

Icare Revue De l'Aviation Francaise No. 47 Automne-Hiver 1968

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Published
1968
Condition
Good
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$14.00

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1968. French language magazine with some wear to covers including pencilled price on front, some fraying to top spine. 132 oversized pages. Black and white and sepia illustrations and photographs. Contents include: L'Armistice, L'avion de l'Armistice, La fin de la guerre aux Cigognes, Les ailes du Roi Albert, Le general Estienne et l'aviation, Un grand precurseur… Read more
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