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Airwar, Volume III: Outraged Skies. Edward Jablonski.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1971. First Edition. Quarto, 147, v.3 only of the 4-vol. trade edition, illus., index, DJ somewhat soiled & stained, some wear to DJ spine edges.
[Book #43410]
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Fighter: The Story of Air Combat, 1936-45. Robert Jackson.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1980. Book Club Edition. 22 cm, 168.
[Book #22164]
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Strike Force: The USAF in Britain Since 1948. Robert Jackson.
London: Robson Books, 1986. First? Edition. First? Printing. 23 cm, 182, illus., minor ding at center of rear board, minor soiling inside front board and on DJ.
[Book #20391]
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Attack! Leland Shattuck Jamieson.
New York: W. Morrow & Company, 1940. 140, pages darkened, DJ soiled and worn: small chips, front DJ flap price clipped.
[Book #17387]
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2nd International Aeronautical Conference, NY, May 24-27, 1949, Convened by Inst of Aeronautical Sciences & Royal Aeron Society. Berneice H. Jarck, ed.
New York: Inst of Aeronautical Science, 1949. 739, illus., figs, tables, apps, refs, damp stains on bds & ins corner of text (no pgs stuck), lib stamps, rough spot fr flylf.
[Book #3477]
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Ace of Aces; The Life of Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker. H. Paul Jeffers.
New York: Ballantine Books, 2003. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. [8], 343, [1] pages. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pencil erasure residue on fep. DJ has slight wear and soiling., Format is approximately 5.75 inches by 8.5 inches. H. Paul Jeffers (1934-2009) was an established military historian and author of seventy books. He worked as an editor and producer at ABC, CBS and NBC, and is the only person to have been news director of both of New York City's all-news radio stations. He taught journalism at New York University, Syracuse University, and Boston University.
[Book #75955]
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Shootdown: Flight 007 and the American Connection. R. W. Johnson.
New York: Viking, 1986. First American Edition. 335, illus., maps, appendix, notes, bibliography, index, slight wear along top and bottom edges of DJ.
[Book #3482]
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Planes. Michael Johnstone.
Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1978. 61, illus.
[Book #20176]
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Safety in Flight. Assen Jordanoff.
New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1942. First Edition. Second Printing. 371, illus., tables, charts, index, foxing ins bds, pages slightly darkened, boards scuffed & edges worn, DJ stained & worn.
[Book #3993]
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The Third Service: The Story Behind the Royal Air Force. Philip Joubert de la Ferte.
London: Thames and Hudson, [1955]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 274, illus., index, few library markings, a few interior marks and underlining, front board weak, mark on bottom edge.
[Book #26556]
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One Last Look: A Sentimental Journey to the Eighth Air Force Heavy Bomber Bases of World War II in England. Philip Kaplan, Rex Alan Smith.
New York: Abbeville Press, 1983. Second Printing. Quarto, 216, profusely illus. (many in color), endpaper maps, appendix, index, raised stamp front flyleaf & p. 6, DJ in plastic sleeve.
[Book #15715]
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TWA; Kansas City's Hometown Airline. Julius A. Karash, Rick Montgomery.
Kansas City, MO: Kansas City Star Books, 2001. First Edition [stated], presumed first printing. Hardcover. 80 pages. Illustrations (color). Photo Credits. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Much of the material for this book was first gathered for a newspaper series that was published in The Kansas City Star on July 2-5, 1995. Julius Karash is a graduate of University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism with extensive daily newspaper reporting experience, including at the Kansas City Star and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. He co-authored of TWA: Kansas City's Hometown Airline. His current work includes writing news releases, newsletters, white papers and magazine articles. I also help clients place articles and columns in publications and on Web sites. His reporting was the Society of Business Editors and Writers, when it recognized the Kansas City Star business desk for general excellence in the 2008 Best in Business competition. Rick Montgomery was a national correspondent for the Kansas City Star who joined that newspaper in 1986.
[Book #73713]
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Soldiers: History of Men in Battle. John Keegan, Richard Holmes.
New York: Elisabeth Sifton Books, 1986. First American Edition. 288, illus. (some color), index, slight wear to edges of DJ.
[Book #3863]
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The Pilot Maker. Lloyd L. Kelly, Robert B. Parke.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1970. 195, illus., index, some soiling to fore-edge, DJ soiled and spotted and some edge wear.
[Book #13330]
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The First Air War 1914-1918. Lee Kennett.
New York: The Free Press, 1991. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. xii, 275, [1] pages. Illustrations. Endnotes. Essay on Sources. Index. Some weakness in the binding in the illustrations section. Prof. Lee Boone Kennett was a Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Georgia. Kennett had a long career as a historian and a writer, in which he specialized in military history. He received many honors, prizes, and awards including the University of Georgia Research Award, the Lindbergh Professorship at the National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., a position as a visiting lecturer at the Russian Academy of Sciences, Aeronautical Section, in Moscow, and his decoration by the French Government as Chevalier, Ordre des Palmes Academiques, for "services to French culture"
[Book #72944]
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The Flight of the Century; Charles Lindbergh & the Rise of American Aviation. Thomas Kessner.
New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. Uncorrected Advance Reading Copy. Trade paperback. xx, [2], 291, [9] pages. Illustrations. Notes. Thomas Kessner is a graduate of Brooklyn College (1963) and earned his doctorate at Columbia University in 1975 with distinction. He was appointed as distinguished professor at the Graduate Center in 2005. His special areas of interest are American urban and social history and the history of New York City. He has published several books, including The Flight of the Century: Charles A. Lindbergh and the Rise of American Aviation (2010); Capital City: New York City and the Men Behind America’s Rise to Economic Dominance, 1860–1900 (2003); Fiorello H. LaGuardia and the Making of Modern New York (1989); and The Golden Door (1977), a study of immigrant life and economic mobility in New York City. Kessner’s work has garnered awards and fellowships from the Rockefeller Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Council of Learned Societies. He has served as a consultant to the Ellis Island Museum, the New-York Historical Society, the Museum of the City of New York, and many other scholarly and professional institutions.
[Book #72344]
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Will Rogers, His Life and Times. Richard M. Ketchum.
New York: American Heritage Pub. Co. [1973]. Deluxe Edition. 26 cm, 415, illus.
[Book #19801]
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The Passion That Left The Ground; The Remarkable Airplanes of Leon Levavasseur. Stephen H. King.
Tarentum, PA: Word Association Publishers, 2007. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Trade paperback. xiii, [1], 158, [2] pages. Illustrations. Chapter Notes. Bibliography. Cover has some wear and soiling and small edge tear. Sticker residue at back. Format is approximately 9 inches by 9 inches. Stephen King, an "Air Force brat," developed an avid interest in aviation at an early age. His wife is a distant cousin of Hubert Latham, and therein was born his desire to learn about early French aviation and, more specifically, about Latham himself and the airplane he flew. Mr. King is a retired U.S. Foreign Service Officer.
[Book #75517]
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This Is My Life: The Autogiography of a Kansas Farm Boy. William Masenos King.
New York: Vantage Press, 1987. First Edition. First? Printing. Hardcover. 229 pages. Illus., index, ink notation above author's signature, DJ slightly worn and soiled. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #38537]
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Bilateral Aviation Agreements of Mauritius and a Comparison Between the Mauritian Civil Aviation Act of 1974. John L. Kneifel.
Nordlingen, Germany: F. Steinmeier, 1989. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 292.
[Book #18179]
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I Flew for the Fuhrer: The Story of a German Fighter Pilot. Heinz Knoke, trans. by John Ewing.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1955. Fourth Printing. 213, illus., address stickers inside boards, ink note inside front flyleaf, DJ soiled: small tears, small pieces missing.
[Book #10141]
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The Three Musketeers of the Air: Their Conquest of the Atlantic from East to West. Hermann Koehl, James C. Fitzmaurice, Guenther von Huenefeld, trans. by George F. Dunay.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. First Edition. 330, 31 illus. (all present), usual library markings, library binding, stamp of previous owner inside front board.
[Book #55035]
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The Three Musketeers of the Air: Their Conquest of the Atlantic from East to West. Hermann Koehl, James C. Fitzmaurice, Guenther von Huenefeld, trans. by George F. Dunay.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. First Edition. 330, illus., slight wear to top and bottom spine edges.
[Book #55038]
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World Military Aviation: Aircraft, Air Forces, Weaponry, Insignia. Nikolaus Krivinyi, Franz, Kosar, Johann Kroupa.
New York: Arco Publishing Company, c1977. Rev. & Updated Edition. First? Printing. 26 cm, 231, illus., glossary, bookplate, pencil erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #32361]
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World Military Aviation: Aircraft, Airforces & Weaponry. Nikolaus Krivinyi, Franz, Kosar, Johann Kroupa.
New York: Arco Publishing Company, 1973. First? Printing. 26 cm, 224, illus., diagrams, index, bookplate, pencil erasure on front endpaper, some wear and soiling to DJ.
[Book #32364]
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