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THE FEW: JULY-OCTOBER 1940
Written by Alex Kershaw.
Stock no. 1818596
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st UK 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

In the Summer of 1940 a handful of volunteer pilots defied their country to fight when we needed them most. This is the story of their Battle of Britain. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780718147464.
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UNFLINCHING ZEAL: THE AIR BATTLES OVER FRANCE AND BRITAIN, MAY-OCTOBER 1940
Written by Robin Higham.
Stock no. 1818594
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Filling a significant void in the story of the defeat of France in May-June 1940 and more fully explaining the Battle of Britain during July-October later that year and the influence it had on the Luftwaffe in the 1941 invasion of the USSR. Black spine with silver title, grey paper boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781612511115.
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THE ENGINES WERE ROLLS-ROYCE
Written by Ronald W. Harker.
Stock no. 2131821
Published by Macmillan Publishing Co. Inc.. 1st USA 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Maroon cloth spine, mustard coloured boards. American edition. B/w photos. An Informal History of That Famous Company. ISBN: 0025481908. Small pieces of tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Wrapper is edge-chipped with a few closed tears; some repaired with sticky tape to verso; minimal loss.
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LANCASTER: REAPING THE WHIRLWIND
Written by Martin W. Bowman.
Stock no. 1818548
Published by The History Press. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. ISBN: 9780752464671. Still in original shrinkwrap!
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FLYING HOOKERS FOR THE MACON
Written by Thom Hook.
Stock no. 1818438
Published by Airsho Publishers. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

The Last Great Rigid Airship Adventure. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. xxvi and 162 pages. ISBN: 0960150641. Covers rubbed and creased. Text block grubby. Creasing to contents, mainly fingering to margins.
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ACE OF ACES M ST J PATTLE: TOP SCORING ALLIED FIGHTER PILOT OF WORLD WAR II
Written by E.C.R Baker.
Stock no. 1818431
Published by Crecy. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 094755436X. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel with a few closed tears to top edge.
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PAN AM: AN AVIATION LEGEND
Written by Barnaby Conrad.
Stock no. 1818367
Published by Woodford Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Celebrating the entrepreneurial spirit that launched the world's most famous commercial airline, Pan American World Airways. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver titles. Colour & b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0942627555. Pictorial dustwrapper has a security tag inside the spine, laminate lightly creased, rear panel a little scuffed.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318413
Published by Frederick Warne. 31st 1982. Very good condition.

Observers No. 11. Colour pictorial glazed boards. Describing 142 aircraft with 247 illustrations. 31st edition. ISBN: 0723216185. Spine and corners bumped. Light foxing to textblock.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318404
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 22nd 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 11. 22nd edition. Describing 158 aircrafts with 278 illustrations. ISBN: 0723215146. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some very pale foxing and page edge browning. Dustwrapper is rubbed at top edges.
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STRIKE FROM BENEATH THE SEA
Written by Terry C. Treadwell.
Stock no. 1318395
Published by Tempus. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A history of aircraft-carrying submarines. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 191 pages. ISBN: 0752417045. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318375
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 15th 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book no. 11. Describing 156 aircraft with 279 illustraions. 15th edition. Spine and corners bumped. Some light page edge browning. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some slight loss, is a little scuffed and is covered with a clear film which is neatly stuck on verso of rear flap.
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AIR WAR ITALY 1944-45
Written by Nick Beale; Ferdinando D'Amico; Gabriele Valentini.
Stock no. 1818186
Published by Airlife. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Axis Air Forces from the Liberation of Rome to the Surrender. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853102520. Corners of boards rubbed. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Small grease spot to rear board and corresponding light stain to dustwrapper in same place. Title to spine of dustwrapper faded from red to pink.
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