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TYPHOON TALE
Written by James Kyle.
Stock no. 2140664
Published by Biggar & Co. (publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In 1941 Jimmy Kyle joined the RAF and qualified as a Pilot. This semi-autobiographical book tells a fast moving and fascinating tale of pilot training and action as a fighter pilot on the fearsome Typhoon in World War Two. B/w photos. ISBN: 0712500588. Bumping to top and tail of spine. A few small marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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COVERT RADAR AND SIGNALS INTERCEPTION: THE SECRET CAREER OF ERIC ACKERMANN
Written by Peter Jackson; David Haysom.
Stock no. 2140656
Published by Pen & Sword Aviation. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Eric George Ackermann became a leading figure in the world of signals and electronic intelligence. Black boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781783462681. Bumping to top and tail of spine.

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YEARS OF COMBAT
Written by Sholto Douglas.
Stock no. 2140554
Published by Collins. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Personal Story of The First War In the Air; Sholto Douglas; Marshal of the Royal Air Force Lord Douglas of Kirtleside. B/w photos. Slight musty odour to book. Grubby marks to front endpaper. Browning/spotting to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks.

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'PI' IN THE SKY
Written by W.F.J. Harvey.
Stock no. 1823972
Published by Colin Huston. 1st 1971. Almost very good condition.

A history of No 22 Squadron Royal Flying Corps & R.A.F. in the Great War of 1914-1918. Large format. White pictorial paper boards. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0950186805. Spine browned, corners rubbed, boards grubby. Corner clipped from lower front endpaper. Endpapers marked else contents clean.

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OVER THE BALKANS AND SOUTH RUSSIA, 1917-1919
Written by H.A. Jones.
Stock no. 1823952
Published by Greenhill. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Being The History of No. 47 Squadron Royal Air Force. Vintage Aviation Library series No. 14. Blue cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 094789862X. Spine lightly browned. Cardcovers clean. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean.

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OBSERVERS AND NAVIGATORS AND OTHER NON-PILOT AIRCREW IN THE RFC, RNAS AND RAF
Written by C.G. Jefford.
Stock no. 1823941
Published by Airlife. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A tribute to the thousands of non-pilot aircrew, the often unsung heroes of two World Wars and the years between and since. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. xiii and 274 pages including index. ISBN: 1840372753. A lovely copy. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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"THAT'S MY BLOODY PLANE": THE WORLD WAR I EXPERIENCE OF MAJOR CECIL MONTGOMERY-MOORE
Written by Peter Kilduff; John W. Baker.
Stock no. 2140043
Published by The Pequot Press. 1st USA 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, dark blue title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w photos. As told to Peter Kilduff. ISBN: 0871060574. Blue mark to front cover. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some scuffing; chips and nicks.

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'MICK': THE STORY OF MAJOR EDWARD MANNOCK, VC, DSO, MC ROYAL FLYING CORPS AND ROYAL AIR FORCE
Written by James M. Dudgeon; Keith L. Caldwell; Douglas Bader.
Stock no. 2139985
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 070919143X. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE ANNALS OF 100 SQUADRON
Written by C. Gordon Burge; Hugh Trenchard.
Stock no. 2139948
Published by Bivouac Books. 1975. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue boards with gilt titles. B/w photos. Being a Record of the War activities of the Pioneer Night Bombing Squadron in France during the period March 1917 to November 11th 1918, including its operations against German Towns whilst serving in the Independent Force of the R.A.F. Republication edition. ISBN: 0856800074. A few small knocks along cover edges. Page browning.

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SWEEPING THE SKIES A HISTORY OF No. 40 SQUADRON, RFC AND RAF, 1916-56
Written by David Gunby.
Stock no. 2139919
Published by The Pentland Press. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 1858211905. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and fading to spine.

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TO THE ENDS OF THE AIR
Written by G.E. Livock.
Stock no. 2139864
Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1973. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Imperial War Museum. ISBN: 0112901514. Spine and edges are faded. Creasing to top corner of covers and pages.

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AVENGING IN THE SHADOWS: NO 214 SQUADRON ROYAL AIR FORCE
Written by Ron James.
Stock no. 1823838
Published by Abington Books. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

No. 214 Squadron RNAS and No. 214 Squadron RAF. Limited edition of 275 special hand bound editions, signed and numbered by the author. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Copy 105 of 275, SIGNED and numbered by the author. White dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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