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101 HANGAR FLYING.
D'Amario, Alfred J. 2008 1434355292 / 9781434355294 1 D'Amario, Alfred J. HANGAR FLYING. (Bloomington, IN): AuthorHouse, (2008). 269p, cloth, illus., near fine in dj. 1st edition. Inscribed by the author. Biography of a U.S. Air Force pilot's 20 years of experience, especially serving in the Korean War. 
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CHINA BOMBERS, The Chinese-American Composite Wing in World War II., Daniels, Ken.
102 CHINA BOMBERS, The Chinese-American Composite Wing in World War II.
Daniels, Ken. 1998 158007006X / 9781580070065 Paperback 2 Daniels, Ken. CHINA BOMBERS, The Chinese-American Composite Wing in World War II. (North Branch, MN): Specialty Press, (1998). 110p, 11" X 8 1/2", pictorial softcover, illus., vg+. 
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103 CARGO AIRCRAFT.
Davies, W.W. 1946 2 Davies, W.W. CARGO AIRCRAFT. NY: Pitman Pub. Corp., (1946). 216p, cloth, illus. (incl. photos, drawings, charts), vg in dj with tear mended with tape. A detailed study of the design and operation of cargo-aircraft. A volume in Pitman's "Air Transport Operation and Management Series." 
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104 THE HELICOPTER. Its Importance to Commerce and to the Public.
Davis, Ann N. and Robert A. Richardson 1978 Paperback 2 Davis, Ann N. and Robert A. Richardson. THE HELICOPTER. Its Importance to Commerce and to the Public. Washington, D.C.: Helicopter Association of America, 1978, 137p., 10 1/2" x 8", illus wrappers, plastic spine, illus, very good. 1st ed. A history of the rotocraft industry, with an emphasis on 6 major markets: The Oil Industry, Executive Transport; Agriculture; Law Enforcement; Emergency Medical Transport; and Heavy Lift. 
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105 THROUGH THE STRATOSPHERE,
Davis, Maxine. 1946 2 Davis, Maxine. THROUGH THE STRATOSPHERE, The Human Factor in Aviation. NY, 1946. 253p, vg in chipped d/w. 1st edition. 
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106 COMPLETION REPORT JADF FY53-2-14.
Deacon, Major Joseph F. (Operations Officer). 1956 Paperback 3 Deacon, Major Joseph F. (Operations Officer). COMPLETION REPORT JADF FY53-2-14. APO544, (1956). 2 vols. & Synopsis (Vol I: 8"x 10", 179p; Vol. II: 14 1/4"x 11", 149p; Synopsis: 8"x 10", 10p), vol I & II, printed boards, bound by Arco fasteners, Synopsis printed wraps, good condition with some soiling. A very elaborate report of engineer construction in making additions to the Itazuke Air Base near Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan, in support of the Japan Air Defense Force. Vol. I is a description of the project, costing and funding, and work accomplished; Vol. II consists of 26 as built drawings (mostly fold-out) and 41 documents supporting information in Vol. I. The Synopsis is in pocket in front of Vol. I. The work was accomplished and the report completed by the 802D Engineer Aviation Battalion. 
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107 THE AIR DEVILS,
Dwiggins, Don. 1966 2 Dwiggins, Don. THE AIR DEVILS, The Story of Balloonists, Barnstormers, and Stunt Pilots. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, (1966). 226p, 1/4 cloth, b & w illustrations, 2 bumped corners o/w vg in vg dj. 1st edition. Index. 
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108 ANTONY (VISCOUNT KNEBWORTH), A Record of Youth.
Earl of Lytton. 1935 2 Earl of Lytton. ANTONY (VISCOUNT KNEBWORTH), A Record of Youth. London: Peter Davies, (1935). 367p, b/w photos, page edges spotted, paper slightly browning, spine ends lightly worn, g-vg. 1st edition. Foreword by J.M. Barrie. Memoir based on letters. Last chapters include his love of flying which led to his early death in a plane crash. 
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109 SPORT FLYING.
Editors of Flying Magazine. 1975 2 Editors of Flying Magazine. SPORT FLYING. NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1975). 246p, cloth, illustrated, vg in dj. lst edition. Index. 
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110 LA AVIACION.
El Gobierno Informa. 1964 Paperback 2 El Gobierno Informa. LA AVIACION. (Madrid: Imprenta Heroes, 1964). 183p, wraps, illus. (some folded), covers lightly worn, g-vg. A history of 25 years of the Spanish Air Force, 1939-1964. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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111 HISTORY OF COMBAT AIRCRAFT
Ellis, Chris 1979 0600321894 / 9780600321897 2 Ellis, Chris. A HISTORY OF COMBAT AIRCRAFT. New York: Hamlyn, (1979). 255p, 11 1/2" X 8 1/2", cloth in dj, light foxing on the title page, vg. 
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112 GLASMOTH.
Elwes, Jonathan. 1990 2 Elwes, Jonathan. GLASMOTH. London, (1990). 159p, 9 3/4"x 12" oblong, illustrations (some in color), vg. 1st edition. Photos by Herbie Knott, foreword by HRH Prince Michael of Kent. Acknowledgements. 1989 flight from London to Moscow and back by 3 Tiger Moth biplanes with British pilots and Russian navigators. 
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113 DESCRIPTION DES EXPERIENCES DE LA MACHINE AEROSTATIQUE DE MM. DE
Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy. 1784 2 Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy. DESCRIPTION DES EXPERIENCES DE LA MACHINE AEROSTATIQUE DE MM. DE MONTGOLFIER... Paris: B. Le Francq, 1784. 204p, disbound, illus. (4 of 9 plates), spine broken, leaves loose, text worn, 5 plates missing, poor. 1st edition thus. See Blackwell's Catalogue 949, no. 704. The folded table is present. Faujas de Saint-Fond (1741-1819) was a noted geologist and traveller, an expert on volcanoes. He took a great interest in the balloon experiments of the brothers Montgolfier and wrote this very comprehensive work about those experiments. In French. 
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114 THE BALLOON BOOK.
Fillingham, Paul 1977 0679505946 / 9780679505945 2 Fillingham, Paul. THE BALLOON BOOK. NY: David McKay, (1977). 226p, cloth, illus., vg in dj with small tears. 
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115 THE BALLOON BOOK.
Fillingham, Paul 1977 0679505976 2 Fillingham, Paul. THE BALLOON BOOK. NY: David McKay, (1977). 226p, cloth, illus., dj light edge wear, vg. 
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116 HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE.
Fitzsimons, Bernard. 1988 1 Fitzsimons, Bernard. HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE. NP: (Chevprime Ltd, 1988). 156p, 12 1/2"x 9 1/2", illustrated, fine in edge worn d/w. 1st edition. Covers the whole gamut, WWI to the space age. 
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117 AROUND THE WORLD ON HOT AIR AND TWO WHEELS.
Forbes, Malcolm 1985 2 Forbes, Malcolm. AROUND THE WORLD ON HOT AIR AND TWO WHEELS. NY: Simon and Schuster, (1985). 271p, 11 1/2" x 9", cloth, illus., dj, vg. 1st edition. 
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118 THE AIR MENACE AND THE ANSWER.
Fradkin, Elvira K. 1934 2 Fradkin, Elvira K. THE AIR MENACE AND THE ANSWER. NY: Macmillan, 1934. 331p, cloth, map, badly damp stained, spine faded, g. 1st edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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119 FLIGHT INTO HISTORY. THE WRIGHT BROTHERS AND THE AIR AGE.
Freudenthal, Elsbeth E. 1949 2 Freudenthal, Elsbeth E. FLIGHT INTO HISTORY, The Wright Brothers and the Air Age. Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Pr., 1949. 268p, cloth, illus. (incl. photos & facsims.), vg in price-clipped dj with light wear. 1st edition. Renstrom, "Wilbur & Orville Wright," p. 16. Emphasis on the brothers' business affairs with frequent quotations from their correspondence with Octave Chanute. 
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120 STARTEN UND FLIEGEN, Das Buch der Luftfahrt und Raumfahrt.
Fuchs, Otto, et al. 1962 2 Fuchs, Otto, et al. STARTEN UND FLIEGEN, Das Buch der Luftfahrt und Raumfahrt. Stuttgart: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, (1962). 431p, cloth, illus, wrinkled dj with tape mends and pieces missing, otherwise vg. 
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