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Shot Down and on the Run - True Stories of Raf and Commonwealth Aircrews of WWII. Pitchfork, Graham , The National Archives, 2007. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 9781905615063. 288 pages, 350g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Shoulder the Sky - The Biography of a Fighter Pilot. . Thomas, Gil., Arthur Barker Ltd, 1959. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 192 pages, 380g. Turquoise cloth boards a little marked and faded to spine with age browning to free end-papers, Very Good. No d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The Biography of a Fighter Pilot during World War Two.
£3.00
£2.95

Shuttleworth The Historic Aeroplanes. David Ogilvy, Airlife Publishing Ltd, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853100838. 144 pages, 525g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£3.00
£2.95

The Silken Canopy - A History of the Parachute. Lucas, John, Airlife Publishing, 1997. Revised. ISBN: 1853108553. 173 pages. 650g. Illustrated with b/w plates. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. The complete history, from Leonardo Da Vinci's drawing to a look at the 1997 space probe.
£3.50
£2.95

Silvered Wings A Commemorative Brochure. Amy Johnson Festival. , Kingston Upon Hull City Council, . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 28 pages, 105g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with sepia coloured photographs and line drawings. Published for the Amy Johnson Festival of 3rd - 24th May 1980.
£5.00
£2.00

The Sky Pirates.. Arey. James, A., Ian Allan LTD, 1973 . First UK edition. ISBN: 0711004511. 418 pages. 850g. Blue cloth boards with a little browning to pages but contents tight and clean. Very Good in a Very Good slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A comprehensive account of the 246 successful highjackings in the air, which occurred between 1930 and 1962.
£3.00
£3.25

Sky Warriors: Classic Air War Battles. Price, Alfred, Arms and Armour Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854091921. 176 pages. 550g. Blue cloth boards Near FINE in a Very Good slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w plates.
£4.00
£2.95

'Sound Barrier': The Story of High Speed Flight. Duke, Neville; Lanchbery, Edward, Cassell and Company , 1953. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 117 pages, 270g. Black cloth boards with silver lettering, previous owners details to top of front end-paper, and sporadic foxing to page block edges, Very Good in a Very Good d/w with small repaired tear to top rear edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.00
£2.95

Soviet X-planes. Yefim, Gordon & Gunston, Bill, Midland Publishing, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857800990. 240 pages. 1.2 Kg. Black cloth boards. FINE in a FINE d/w with a slight crease to bottom front edge. Around 150 different aircraft types described in detail with specifications and performance data, and illustrated with 350 b/w and 50 colour photographs, plus line and 3-view drawings.
£16.00
£3.50

The Special Air Service. Philip Warner, William Kimber, 1980. Reprint. ISBN: 0718301722. 285 pages, 610g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Written with the full co-operation of the regiment and undoubtedly bears out the adage that 'truth is stranger than fiction', Five per cent of those who apply for the regiment are eventually accepted and it is even harder to stay in, for performance is the sole arbiter.
£4.00
£2.95

Spitfire - A Complete Fighting History. Price. Alfred., Grange Books , 1999. . ISBN: 1840133015. 301 pages. 4to. 1.5Kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with light crease along top edge. Profusely illustrated with b/w photographs. This edition combines two books, "Spitfire at War" & "Spitfire at War No. 2" Published 1974 & 85 respectfully. Heavy Book!.
£5.00
£3.50

Spitfire - The History. Morgan, Eric B.; Shacklady, Edward, Key Publishing, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0946219109. 634 pages, 2.15kg. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, line drawings and colour markings. The most detailed reference work yet representing 25 years of research covering 71 related type numbers and encodifying information on more than 22,500 aircraft.
£50.00
£6.60

Spitfire : The Combat History. Jackson, Robert, Airlife Publishing, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853105147. 194 pages. 900g. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. Charts the Spitfire's combat history from its earliest skirmishes with the Luftwaffe over the North Sea, to its final actions against the Japanese in Burma.
£4.50
£3.25

Spitfire at War. Price, Alfred, Ian Allan LTD, 1976. . ISBN: 0711005605. 160 pages. 900g. 4to. Red cloth boards with internally slight browning to page edges o/w FINE in a Near FINE d/w with light marks and now in removable clear sleeve. An objective analysis of the Spitfire legend.
£3.00
£3.25

Spy Plane - The Secret World of Aerial Intelligence-gathering. Donald, David, Temple Press, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0600552799. 127 pages. 800g. 4to. Dark Blue cloth boards slightly rubbed o/w FINE in a Very Good price-clipped d/w. Illustrated in colour and b/w. An insight into the undeclared air war that has raged since 1985.
£4.00
£3.25

Stealth Aircraft - Secrets of Future Airpower. Bill Sweetman, Airlife Publishing Limited, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906393639. 96 pages, 445g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.00
£2.95

Still Flying. Cornwell, E L, Ian Allan LTD, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711009058. 80 pages. 380g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A brief history of some of the over 600 'Old' aircraft maintained in flying order.
£5.00
£2.95

The Story of Air Fighting. Air Vice Marshal J E Johnnie', Johnson, Hutchinson, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0091598206. 306 pages. 670g. Blue cloth boards a Little faded to edges, Near FINE in a Very Good d/w. Illustrated with b/w plates. A revised and enlarged edition of 'Full Circle', published in 1964.
£3.00
£3.25

Strike - US Naval Strike Warfare Center. Joss, John., Arms And Armour Press, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 085368975X. 134 pages, 380g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. How the US Navy and Marine Corps deal with every possible mission and threat.
£3.00
£2.95

Stuka at War. Smith, Peter C, Ian Allan LTD, 1980. Reprint. ISBN: 071101017X. 128 pages. 830g. Maroon cloth boards. FINE in Near FINE d/w with sunning to the edges and spine. The story of the plane the Germans proudly called "The conqueror of continents". New revised edition with over 200 b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Sun 'n' Fun: Florida's Aviation Extravaganza. Norman Pealing, Osprey Pub Co, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0850459680. 128 pages, 425g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£3.00
£2.95

Swordfish Special. Harrison. W. A., Ian Allan Ltd, 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071100742X. 80 pages. 620g. Pictorial laminated boards with small tear to top of spine, and sunned to front edges, (See picture) but the contents tight and clean. Very Good. An illustrated history of the Fairey Swordfish and its service with the Royal Navy in World War 2. Illustrated with b/w photographs. .
£7.00
£2.95

Target Berlin - Mission 250: 6 March 1944. Ethell. Jeffrey & Price, Alfred., Jane's, 1981. First edition. ISBN: 0531037177. 212 pages. 590g. 8vo. A minute-by-minute account of the first large-scale American daylight raid on Berlin in World War 2. Illustrated with b/w plates and maps. Blue cloth boards, slightly darkened to top and bottom edge. V.G. with contents tight and clean, in a V.G. slightly edge-rubbed d/w with light crease top edge.
£3.00
£2.95

Test Pilot. Johnson, Brian, BBC Books, 1986. First edition. ISBN: 0563205024. 287 pages. 760g. Illustrated in colour and b/w. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE edge-rubbed price-clipped d/w. This book explores the process of becoming a test pilot, and reveals both the stresses and successes.
£3.50
£3.25

Testing Colours - British Test, Trials and Research Aircraft - Since 1960. Balch. Adrian M, Airlife Publishing Ltd, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853103497. 136 pages, 560g. Soft card covers a little worn, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated in colour throught, showing aircraft of the A&Aee, Rae & ETPS since 1960.
£3.00
£2.95

Testing Years. Beamont,Roland., Book Club / Ian Allen Ltd, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711010722. 160 pages. 960g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The authors personal recollections of forty years during which he flew over 170 different types of aircraft.
£10.00
£3.50

Their Finest Hours - The RAF and the Luftwaffe in World War II. Klinkowitz, Jerome, Marion Boyars Publishers, 1990. . ISBN: 0714529079. 147 pages. 330g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. This book contains the literary records of some of the pilots involved.
£3.00
£2.95

To Hell and Back - True Life Experiences of Bomber Command at War. Rolfe, Mel., Grub Street, 1999. . ISBN: 1902304365. 192 pages. 430g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. True stories of ordinary men who were required to do an extraordinary job.
£3.00
£2.95

TORNADO - Multirole Combat Aircraft.. Lake, Jon & Crutch, Mike , Midland Publishing, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857800966. 176 pages. 740g. Pictorial card covers with a vertical crease to covers, Near FINE with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with colour photographs and line drawings. A detailed history of the design and development of this combat aircraft.
£6.00
£3.25

The Traveller's Giude to British Airfields.. Coles, D. J. (Compiler), The Aviation Hobby Shop, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0907178030. 108 pages, 155g. Stapled soft card covers. FINE. Illustrated with maps.Directions and special features of some 357 different airfileds and gliders sites are covered.
£3.50
£2.00

U. S. Army Aircraft (Heavier Than Air) 1908 - 1946. Fahey, James, C., Ships and Aircraft, 1946. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages. 135g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed and marked, Very Good with the contents tight and clean with a small newspaper cutting of a letter from the author tipped in to page 34. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This publication catalogues the United States Army's Airplanes from the first there very beginnings to the present, compiled from official documents.
£4.00
£1.60

U. S. Army Aircraft Since 1947. Stephen Harding, Airlife Publishing, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853101028. 273 pages, 625g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with light dents to fron cover. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A look at the 110 different types of helicopters, fixed-wing aircraft and experimental flying machines used by the US Army since 1947.
£4.50
£3.25

UK Airlines (ABC Series). Wright, Alan J, Ian Allan LTD, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711025738. 96 pages. 150g. Pictorial card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A pocket guide to all the airlines based in Britain, from the largest such as British Airways, to the smallest operators with only a handful of aircraft.
£5.00
£1.60

Uncommon Valour - A Personal Viewpoint of Bomber Command 1939-45.. A. G. Goulding, Hyperion Books, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0863032745. 183 pages, 435g. Blue boards FINE in a Very Good d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Under the Guns of the Red Baron : The Complete Record of Von Richthofen's Victories and Victims in Graphic Detail. Franks, Norman; Giblin, Hal, & Nigel McCrery, Caxton Editions, 2000. . ISBN: 1840671459. 224 pages. 1.1Kg. 4to. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a FINE D/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and 10 colour paintings by Chris Thomas.
£3.00
£3.50

United states Air Force Museum; Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Jr. John Gillespie Magee, Air Force Museum Foundation, 1977. . ISBN: . 128 pages, 430g. Oblong format soft card covers Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£15.00
£2.95

US Air Force Colours Volume 2 - ETO & MTO 1942-1945. Dana Bell, Arms & Armour Press, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 085368247X. 96 pages, 550g. Turquoise cloth boards FINE in a Very Good with repaired tear top top of sun darkened d/w in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs and coloured insignia.
£5.00
£2.95

US Army Air Force Fighters - Part 1 (WWII Aircraft Fact Files). William Green and Gordon Swanborough, Macdonald & Janes., 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0356082180 . 76 pages. 320g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, line drawings. Covers the manufactures in alphabetical order,including the products of Bell and Curtiss, with the emphasis on the first generation of WW2 fighters.
£5.00
£2.95

US Army Air Force Fighters - Part 2 (WWII Aircraft Fact Files). William Green and Gordon Swanborough, Macdonald & Janes., 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0354010727. 84 pages. 360g. Soft card covers very slightly sun darkened, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, line drawings and cut-away sections. PArt 2 covers the products from Douglas to Vultee.
£5.00
£2.95

Usaaf Fighter Stories - A New Selection. McLachlan, Ian, Sutton Publishing, 2005. First UK edition. ISBN: 0750933615. 212 pages. 745g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w with repaired tear to bottom front corner. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£3.25

USAFE - A Primer Of Modern Air Combat In Europe. Skinner, Michael , Arms And Armour Press , 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853685681. 138 pages, 375g. Soft card covers a little rubbed to corners, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs. A book explaining the balance of power in the skies of Europe, about the changing nature of modern air combat, and most of all, about the airmen and their World.
£3.50
£2.95

V-Bombers (Modern Combat Aircraft 11). Jackson, Robert, Ian Allan LTD, 1982. Reprint. ISBN: 0711011001. 112 pages. 530g. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and cut-away drawings. A history of the V-Force with chapters on the V-Bombers operational proceedures.
£7.00
£2.95

Veteran and Vintage Aircraft. Hunt, Leslie., Garnstone Press, 1974. 4th Edition. ISBN: 0855112409. 336 pages,1.04kg. Black cloth boards with slight bump to corners, Very Good with the contents tight and clean, in a Very Good slightly sun darkened d/w. Illustrated with over 900 photographs. The World's preserved aircraft - Where they are - What they are - What they look like - Who owns them.
£6.00
£3.25

Vickers Aircraft Since 1908. Andrews, C. F. & Morgan, E. B., Putnam Aeronautical Books, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851778151. 593 pages, 1.04kg. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. For this revised edition, numerous previously unpublished projects have been added.
£25.00
£3.50

Warbirds Today Series No. 2 - Mustangs . John M. Dibbs, Motorbooks Intl, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870601238. 82 pages, 375g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photogrtaphs.
£4.00
£2.95

Warburtons War - The Life of Maverick Ace Adrian Warburton DSO DFC DFC (USA). Spooner, Tony, Crecy Publishing Ltd, 2003. Reprint. ISBN: 0907579434. 208 pages, 255g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A look at one of the most highly decorated pilots of WWII.
£3.50
£2.95

The Way of Recovery. Simpson, William., Hamish Hamilton, 1945. Reprint. ISBN: . 164 pages, 175g. Green cloth boards Near FINE. No d/w. An RAF pilot's account of his treatment for burns sustained when his bomber was shot down over Belgium and his long rehabilitation.
£3.50
£2.95

Wings for Victory : The Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada. Dunmore, Spencer., McClelland and Stewart, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0771029276. 399 pages. 790g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a NEar MINT d/w. illustrated with b/w photographs. At its peek, this training plan was graduating over 3,000 air crewe a month, from its 107 training schools across Canada.
£12.00
£2.95

Wings Like Eagles - The Story of Soaring in the United States.. Paul A. Schweizer, Smithsonian, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0874748038. 376 pages, 910g. Soft card covers with crease to front bottom corner, (see picture). VeryGood with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Insightful photographs of individuals and aircraft are supplemented by the authors personal recollections of events.
£3.50
£3.50

Wings Over Lincolnshire. Hodgson, Mike, Taylor, Bill & Green, Peter, Midland Publishing, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857800249. 60 pages, 195g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs that chronicles the history of both civil and military aviation in Lincolnshire starting before WWI.
£4.00
£2.95
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