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161 SHOOT-DOWN, FLIGHT 007 AND THE AMERICAN CONNECTION.
Johnson, R. W. 1986 2 Johnson, R. W. SHOOT-DOWN, FLIGHT 007 AND THE AMERICAN CONNECTION. NY: Viking, (1996). 335p, 1/4 cloth, dj, 10p b&w photos, 10 maps and figures, vg/vg. Attempt to prove 1983 flight was on intelligence mission for US when shot down. First edition. 
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162 MEN AND WINGS.
Jordanoff, Assen. 3 Jordanoff, Assen. MEN AND WINGS. No place: Curtiss-Wright Corporation, no date. 94p, boards, many illustrations, small piece missing mid-spine, good+ in torn dj. From beginnings of aviation up to builders of military aircraft in WWII. Includes 8p illustrated directory of military airplanes. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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163 THE FLYING SAILOR. Translated from the French by James Cleugh.
Jubelin, Andre. 1954 3 Jubelin, Andre. THE FLYING SAILOR. Translated from the French by James Cleugh. New York: The British Book Centre, (1954). 276p, cloth, illus. (34 photos), covers lightly soiled, text foxed, good in worn dj repaired with tape. 1st edition thus. First published in France in 1951. Jubelin was a French naval officer who, during WWII was a pilot in England's Royal Air Force. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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164 CANTON'S PIONEERS IN FLIGHT.
Kenney, Kimberly A. 2007 0738525227 / 9780738525228 Paperback 1 (OHIO) Kenney, Kimberly A. CANTON'S PIONEERS IN FLIGHT. (Charleston, SC): Arcadia Publishing, (2007). 160p, paper wrappers, illustrated, fine. 1st Edition. The history of Canton, Ohio's place in the history of aviation. Highlights include the Lahms', the invention of the 1st single-wing airplane, the first female pilot, one of the first women to earn a pilot's license, and the 1st woman to own and operate a private jet. 
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165 THE WORLD'S BOMBERS.
King, H. F. 1973 0695803786 / 9780695803780 2 King, H. F. THE WORLD'S BOMBERS. Chicago: Follett Pub. Co., (1973). 112p, 7 1/2" X 9 1/2" (oblong), boards, illus., name on endpaper, g-vg in worn dj. First published in England in 1971. "The World Aeronautical Library" series. A history of the bomber from earliest days to the development of the modern jet. 
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166 PLANE FACTS FOR AIRPLANE AND ENGINE MECHANICS.
Kutakoff, Bert A. 1941 2 Kutakoff, Bert A. PLANE FACTS FOR AIRPLANE AND ENGINE MECHANICS. NY: Military Bk Co, (1941). 241p, cloth, illus, g-vg. 
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167 SWEETWATER GUNSLINGER 201.
LaBarge USN, Lt. Commander William H. &; Robert 1984 2 (FICTION) LaBarge USN, Lt. Commander William H. & Robert Lawrence Holt. SWEETWATER GUNSLINGER 201. Fallbrook, Ca, 1984. 190p, illustrated, map endpapers, vg in torn d/w. 1st edition. Novel of carrier pilots during the 60's and 70's. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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168 FIGHTER AIRCRAFT OF THE 1914-1918 WAR.
Lamberton, W.M. & E.F. Cheesman. (Eds.). 1961 2 (HARLEYFORD) Lamberton, W.M. & E.F. Cheesman. (Eds.). FIGHTER AIRCRAFT OF THE 1914-1918 WAR. Letchworth, Great Britain: Harleyford Pub., 1961. 223p, boards, 11"x 8 1/2", cloth, small spots to page edges, vg in dj. Third impression. Many photo illustrations and drawings, color frontis by J.D. Carrick. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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169 AVIATION & AEROSPACE ALMANAC 1996.
Lampl, Richard (Editor). 1996 0070019193 / 9780070019195 1 Lampl, Richard (Editor). AVIATION & AEROSPACE ALMANAC 1996. (NY, NY: McGraw-Hill, 1996). 812p, color pictorial boards, fine. Index. 
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170 AVIATION & AEROSPACE ALMANAC 1997.
Lampl, Richard (Editor). 1997 0070062927 / 9780070062924 Paperback 1 Lampl, Richard (Editor). AVIATION & AEROSPACE ALMANAC 1997. (NY, NY: McGraw-Hill, 1997). 955p, color pictorial wraps, fine. Index. 
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171 T ADVENTURES OF AVIATOR PAUL WILBER...BROTHER JOSH AND FRIENDS, 1911.
Lane, Foster A. 1984 Paperback 2 Lane, Foster A., et al. THE ADVENTURES OF AVIATOR PAUL WILBER...BROTHER JOSH AND FRIENDS, 1911. Columbus, OH: History of Flight Press, 1984. 71p, 11" X 8.5", pictorial wraps, illus, vg. From The Ohio History of Flight Museum . Early flight in Norwalk, Huron County. The authors talked to relatives who related the stories they had heard growing up. 
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172 AIRCRAFT HISTORY.
Lawson, Alfred. 1947 2 Lawson, Alfred. AIRCRAFT HISTORY. Detroit: Humanity Benefactor Foundation, 1947. 224p. cloth, illus., small nameplate on title-page o/w vg. A history of the aircraft industry with heavy emphasis on the author's contributions to it: includes reprinted excerpts from his previous works. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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173 CREATION.
Lawson, Alfred. 1931 2 Lawson, Alfred. CREATION. Detroit MI: Humanity, (1931). 224p, cloth, illus, endpapers discolored, tatter dj in dj missing pieces and torn in mylar cover, vg. Lawson was a philosopher and aviation pioneer. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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174 JOURNAL OF A SEAPLANE CRUISE AROUND THE WORLD, August 20, 1934 to
Light, Richard upjohn and Robert French Wilson. 1937 2 Light, Richard upjohn and Robert French Wilson. JOURNAL OF A SEAPLANE CRUISE AROUND THE WORLD, August 20, 1934 to January 24, 1935. (No place: Richard Upjohn Light, 1937). 269p, 10 3/4" x 8", cloth, illus., (incl. maps), vg. Very detailed and technical journal of a 5 month trip around the world in a seaplane. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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175 LISTEN! THE WIND. with Foreword and Map Drawing by Charles A.
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow. 1938 3 Lindbergh, Anne Morrow. LISTEN! THE WIND. with Foreword and Map Drawings by Charles A. Lindbergh. New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Co., (1938). 275p, cloth, illus. (maps incl. endpapers), spine faded, good. 1st edition. Accounts of a survey flight around the North Atlantic Ocean in 1933 to study air routes between America and Europe. 
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176 WHY? WHY HAS AMERICA NO RIGID AIRSHIPS?
Litchfield, P. W. & Hugh Allen. 1945 3 Litchfield, P.W. and Hugh Allen. WHY? WHY HAS AMERICA NO RIGID AIRSHIPS? (Cleveland: Corday & Gross Co., 1945). 143p, cloth, illustrated (some in color), vg. 1st edition. Litchfield was an early proponent of the rigid airship (and also head of Goodyear Tire for several decades). Allen was a Goodyear publicist. This book is a review of airship history in an effort to stimulate post-war interest in further rigid airship development and construction. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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177 PERSPECTIVES IN AIR TRANSPORT.
Littlewood, William. 1966 2 (WINGS CLUB "SIGHT" LECTURE NO. 3) Littlewood, William. PERSPECTIVES IN AIR TRANSPORT. (NY: The Wings Club, 1966). 34p, photos, lower corner stoved, vg. 3rd "Sight" lecture. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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178 MILITARY AEROPLANES,
Loening, Grover C. 1918 2 Loening, Grover C. MILITARY AEROPLANES, An Explanatory Consideration of Their Characteristics, Performances, Construction, Maintenance and Operation. NY: Van Nostrand, 1918. 202p, 7 fold-out diagrams, illus., not great repair to inner hinges (but serviceable), wear to edges, g. Index. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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179 OUR WINGS GROW FASTER.
Loening, Grover. 1935 2 Loening, Grover. OUR WINGS GROW FASTER. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1935. 10 3/4" x 7 1/4", 203p, cloth, illustrated by photos, cover faded, some wear to edges, g-vg. 1st edition. Career autobiography of the great pioneer American aero-engineer. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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180 OUR WINGS GROW FASTER.
Loening, Grover. 1935 2 Loening, Grover. OUR WINGS GROW FASTER. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1935. 10 3/4" x 7 1/4", 203p, cloth, illustrated by photos, bumped corner, badly torn dj laid in, vg. 1st edition. Career autobiography of the great pioneer American aero-engineer. 
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