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GIANTS OF THE SKY: THE BIGGEST AEROPLANES OF ALL TIME
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 2134096
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852602589. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Small knocks along cover edges. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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BRITISH AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURERS SINCE 1908
Written by Gunter G. Endres.
Stock no. 2134095
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An outline history of the many aircraft manufacturers of both civil and military aircraft. B/w photos. ISBN: 071102409X. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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SPEEDBIRD: THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF B.O.A.C.
Written by Robin Higham.
Stock no. 2134094
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2013. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. Between 1939 and 1946 BOAC (The British Overseas Airways Corporation) was the nationalised airline of Great Britain - and between 1946 and 1974 as such it exclusively operated all long-haul British flights. A unique comprehensive study of BOAC. ISBN: 9781780764627.

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VICKERS AIRCRAFT SINCE 1908
Written by C.F. Andrews; Eric B. Morgan.
Stock no. 2134093
Published by Putnam. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 593 pages. The aircraft designed and built by Vickers. New Edition. ISBN: 0851778151. Light indentation marks to front cover. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; a few indentation and scuff marks to front panel.

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LUFTWAFFE OVER THE NORTH
Written by Bill Norman.
Stock no. 2134092
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Episodes in an air war 1939-1943. ISBN: 0850522331. Light page edge browning. Wrapper a little edge-creased with fading to spine.

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HEROIC FLIGHTS
Written by John Frayn Turner.
Stock no. 2134091
Published by Leo Cooper; Pen & Sword Books. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The First 100 Years of Aviation. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850529700. Wrapper spine is faded.

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FLIGHT PATH: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SIR PETER MASEFIELD
Written by Peter Masefield; Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 2134090
Published by Airlife. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840372834. Wrapper spine is faded.

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CLOSE TO THE SUN: HOW AIRBUS CHALLENGED AMERICA'S DOMINATION OF THE SKIES
Written by Stephen Aris.
Stock no. 2134089
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 1854108301. Wrapper spine is a bit faded.

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FERRY COMMAND
Written by Don McVicar. Illustrated by L.R. Williams.
Stock no. 2134088
Published by Airlife. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Royal Air Force Ferry Command which during world war two delivered 10,000 aircraft from the United States to the UK via Greenland and Iceland. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906393124. Couple of knocks to spine. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few nicks to corners; pale damp edge marking to verso.

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AIRCRAFT THE WORLD OVER
Written by Kenneth Munson.
Stock no. 1820516
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A broad picture of the activity in all branches of aviation at the time of publication, framed within a review of past accomplishments and an outline of some likely developments of the future. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations and a few colour. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and grubby.

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AIRCRAFT ANNUAL 1960
Written by John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 1820515
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. 1960. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. B/w and colour photos. Spine slightly cocked. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly rubbed at corners a scuffed to rear panel, coupon removed from rear flap.

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10 TONS FOR TEMPELHOF: THE BERLIN AIRLIFT
Written by Bob Clarke.
Stock no. 1820514
Published by Tempus. 1st 2007. Very good condition.

The Berlin Airlift was a momentous point in history and a major catalyst for the Cold War. This book is brought to life by the personal accounts of men and women who were there, this account traces the origins of the blockade and the efforts of the Berlin Airlift and presents an unusual British perspective of this pivotal time in history. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752440927. Pencil marks to top corner of half-title page. Surface paper loss to top rear edge of spine. Contents fine.

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