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The Aircraft Year Book for 1944. Howard Mingos, ed.
New York: Lanciar Publishers, Inc. 1944. 727, illus., tables, appendix, index, foxing inside boards & flyleaves, boards & spine somewhat foxed & soiled.
[Book #7595]
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Men of the Luftwaffe. Samuel W. Mitcham, Jr.
Novato, CA: Presidio, 1988. 356, map, appendices, notes, bibliography, index, some wear and small tears along top and bottom edges of DJ.
[Book #7585]
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General Greely: The Story of a Great American. William Mitchell.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1936. 242, illus., bds slightly scuffed, wear to edges of spine, small stain on spine, slight discoloration inside boards.
[Book #696]
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Aircraft: An All Color Story of Modern Flight. David Mondey.
[London]: Octopus Books, 1975. Reprint Edition. 33 cm, 104, over 145 full color illus., tables of technical data, pencil erasure on blank side of front endpaper.
[Book #27626]
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Flying and Soldiering. R. R. Money.
London: Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd. 1936. First Edition. 320, illus., some foxing to text and to fore-edge, boards and spine faded and stained.
[Book #6369]
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Squadrons Up! A Firsthand Story of the R.A.F. Noel Monks.
New York: Whittlesey House, 1941. 260, illus., small stains on a few pages, small tears to top edge of spine.
[Book #7681]
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The Hindenburg. Michael MacDonald Mooney.
New York: Bantam Books, 1973. First Thus? Printing. pocket paperbk, 278, wraps, illus., covers somewhat worn and soiled, book slightly cockedA minute by minute account of the final flight of the Nazi airship Hindenburg, which exploded in mid-air on May 6, 1937, over Lakehurst, NJ.
[Book #55683]
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The Hindenburg. Michael MacDonald Mooney.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1972. Book Club Edition. 240, illus., ink name & date inside front flyleaf, DJ somewhat soiled: edge tears/chips, creases, small pieces missingsome soiling to edges. A minute by minute account of the final flight of the Nazi airship Hindenburg, which exploded in mid-air on May 6, 1937, over Lakehurst, NJ.
[Book #55684]
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U.S. Airpower: Story of American Fighting Planes and Missiles from Hydrogen Bags to Hydrogen War-heads. Samuel Taylor Moore.
New York: Greenberg, 1958. 196, illus., index, foxing ins bds, sm stains to a few pgs, DJ soiled & worn: sm tears, sm pcs missing, spine faded & creased.
[Book #6747]
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U.S. Airpower: Story of American Fighting Planes and Missiles from Hydrogen Bags to Hydrogen War-heads. Samuel Taylor Moore.
New York: Greenberg, 1958. 196, illus., index, spine & board edges faded, name stamped inside front flyleaf, neat red ink underlining on several pages.
[Book #56970]
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Chasing Icarus; The Seventeen Days in 1910 That Forever Changed American Aviation. Gavin Mortimer.
New York: Walker & Company, 2009. First U.S. edition [stated]. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. ix, [3], 305, [3] pages. Author's Note. Illustrations. Footnotes. Notes. Glossary of Aviation Terms. Selected Bibliography and Sources. Index. Gavin Mortimer, 38, is an award-winning author, whose narrative non-fiction books have received rapturous reviews on both sides of the Atlantic. His first book, Ernest Shackleton, was published in 1999 and six more have followed, including The Great Swim, which was adjudged the 2009 Book of the Year by the Women's Sport Foundation of America. In addition, the Sunday Times named the Great Swim one of its best reads of 2008. His latest book, Chasing Icarus, was published in the US by Walker Bloomsbury in May, and has already received excellent reviews with the Dallas Morning News describing it as 'a wonderful, absorbing story'. Away from his non-fiction titles, Gavin has written a dozen books for children and contributed articles to publications such as BBC History Magazine, Esquire and the Observer.
[Book #75017]
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Modern Aeromodelling. Ron Godfrey Moulton.
London: Faber Popular Books, 1963. First? Edition. First? Printing. 163, illus. with photos and line drawings, bibliography, glossary, index, DJ worn and soiled, stamp and erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #26427]
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Combat Planes of World War Two, Volume III: Royal Air Force Bombers, Volume One. Philip J. R. Moyes.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1971. Second Edition. 22 x 26 cm, 64, v.3 only, profusely illus. (some color), embossed stamp on title page.
[Book #27309]
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Aircraft of World War Two. Kenneth Munson.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1969. Reprint Edition. 20 cm, 256, illus., bookplate.
[Book #32186]
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Alberto Santos-Dumont: Eu Naveguei Pelo Ar. Da Conquista da Cirigibilidade dos Baloes ao Mais Pesado que o Ar 1898-1910. Joao Luiz Musa.
Place_Pub: Rio de Janeiro: Editora Nova Fronteira, 2003. Second, Rev. Edition. 164, illus., bibliography, some wear and soiling to slipcase. Text is in Portuguese.
[Book #52960]
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Who's Who in Aviation and Aerospace. National Aeronautical Institute.
Boston, MA: National Aeronautical Inst. 1983. 29 cm, 1415, index, heavy, oversized book, slightly shaken, some wear and soiling to DJ. First year of issue.
[Book #36158]
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Fiftieth Anniversary, Lewis Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 1941-1991. National Aeronautics, Lewis Research Center Space Administration.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1991. Quarto, 16, wraps, profusely illus. (some in color), bibliography.
[Book #14196]
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Space Technology Innovation, Volume 3, Number 6, November/December 1995. National Aeronautics, Office of Advanced Concepts and Technology Space Administration.
Washington, DC: NASA Office of Adv Concepts, 1995. 28 cm, 24, wraps, illus., mailing label and ink notation on rear cover, broken seal at fore-edge.
[Book #30315]
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Deadly Departure: Why the Experts Failed to Prevent the TWA Flight 800 Disaster and How It Could Happen Again. Christine Negroni.
New York: Cliff Street Books, 2000. First Printing. 256, index.
[Book #37455]
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The Great Delusion: A Study of Aircraft in Peace and War. pseud Neon, Mrs. B. Acworth.
London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1927. 288, errata, ftnotes, appendices, index, library bookplate & stamp, discolor ins flyleaves, some soiling fore-edge, boards scuffed.
[Book #13341]
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Singing Soldiers. John J. Niles.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927. 171, illus., discoloration inside boards, boards stained & scuffed & slightly warped, front flyleaf missing.
[Book #636]
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Messerschmitt BF 109: Aircraft & Legend. Heinz J. Nowarra.
Sparkford, Nr. Yeovil, Eng. Haynes, 1989. 1st Eng. Lang. Edition. First? Printing. 26 cm, 311, illus.
[Book #17069]
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California High: Warbirds of the West Coast. Michael O'Leary.
London: Windrow & Greene, 1992. First? Edition. First? Printing. 96, wraps, illus. (many in color), cover separated and reglued.
[Book #41175]
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Leslie Takes the Skyroad. Patricia O'Malley, Mary Walfrieda McAssey.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1959. Hardcover. 242 pages. Discolor inside boards & flylves, some foxing fore-edge. DJ soiled & some edge wear. Presentation copy signed by Patricia O'Malley. Mary Walfrieda had first-hand experience in the subject matter, as she had been a stewardess on flights between Honolulu and Los Angeles during the book's time period.
[Book #13282]
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The Social Effects of Aviation. William Fielding Ogburn, Jean L. Adams, S. C. Gilfillan.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. vi, 755, [1] pages. Footnotes. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. Ex-library with usual library markings. Library binding. Some pencil marks noted. William Fielding Ogburn (June 29, 1886 – April 27, 1959) was an American sociologist. He was also a statistician and an educator. Ogburn received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University. He was a professor of sociology at Columbia from 1919 until 1927, when he became chair of the Sociology Department at the University of Chicago. He served as the president of American Sociological Society in 1929. He was the editor of the Journal of the American Statistical Association from 1920 to 1926. In 1931, he was elected as the president of American Statistical Association, which also elected him as a Fellow in 1920. He was also known for his idea of "culture lag" in society's adjustment to technological and other changes. He played a pivotal role in producing the groundbreaking Recent Social Trends during his research directorship of President Herbert Hoover's Committee on Social Trends from 1930 to 1933. He was one of the most prolific sociologists of his time, with 175 articles under his name.
[Book #75285]
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