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Empire Airmen Strike Back
Peter Ilbery
ISBN: 9781875593200
Banner Books  1999 1st edition
27 x 20 Hardcover with DJ The Empire Air training Scheme and 5SFTS, Uranquinty.
At Uranquinty NSW, 5 Service Flying Training School (5SFTS) was established as part of the EATS, and between 1941 and 1945, produced 1,515 pilots who went to fly in all theatres. This book fills a gap in the record of the Australian contribution to the air war 1939-1945, by describing the role of a flying training school in the EATS.
(195 pages) Extremely minor wear (old name sticker inner page)
Price: 29.99 (AUD)
Book Number: 9781875593200  Bookseller: Booksforever
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Great Aircraft Collections of the World
Ogden, Bob
ISBN: 0831740663.
Gallery Books New York 1986 First Edition
Folio Hard Cover Laminated Boards. 200pp. Beautifully illus in colour and b &w. Spanning 4 continents and including major collections in the world.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29487  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Gliding Book
Watson, Alex; Serjeant, Richards (eds)
Kaye & Ward London 1970 Reprint
Small 4to Hard Cover 128pp, many ills. Crease to last 2 pages, not affecting text.Several contributors.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29561  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Press on, Regardless. Recollections of service in the Royal Air Force (1934-1946)
Humphrey, Stanley C.
ISBN: 0905012097
Camelot Bristol 1990 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 232pp, b&w plates. Owner name stamp else very good in dj.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31112  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Beyond the Blue Horizon. On the Track of Imperial Airways
Frater, Alexander
ISBN: 0684188376
Scribner New York 1986 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover . 8vo. xviii-430pp. light foxing to top edge, dj has slight edgewear else vg in vg.b&w ills.  Near Fine
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31290  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Incredible Flying Machines: An Anthology of Eccentric Aircraft
Jerram, Michael F.
ISBN: 0896730727
Marshall Cavendish Books Limited London, England 1980 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover First Edition, 1980, dj, 4to - over 9" - 12" tall, Hard Cover, blue boards. Incredible Flying Machines takes a light-hearted but carefully researched look at Man's attempts to imitate the birds - from the legendary Icarus to the present day. 152pp including index, 27 photographs in colour, 85 b&w photographs, 4 b&w illustrations, first and end papers. Dust jacket in very good condition with only a very faint removed sticker mark, tight binding, pages unmarked, overall a very good tight copy with only minor shelf wear.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000010  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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International Encyclopedia of Aviation, The
Mondey, David
ISBN: 0706406036
Octopus Books Limited London, England 1984 Reprint
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Hardcover, Pictorial DJ with decorated red boards, Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall, heavy weight, 480pp incl. index, over 1,200 illustrations in colour/b&w. This is the complete book of flight and rocketry. Contents includes: Origins and Development; Military Aviation; Civil & Maritime Aviation; Lighter than Air; Specialised Aircraft; Rocketry and Space Exploration; and Facts, Feats & Records. This is a tight sound copy, DJ is in good condition with only minor shelf wear and scuffing, pages are unmarked, binding unharmed.   Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000017  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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German Warplanes of World War II
Chant, Chris
ISBN: 1862271283
Spellmount Limited Kent, England 2001 Revised Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 928gms, 176 pages. This revised edition includes a complete list of German wartime units. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. Book weighs almost 1kg and may incur additional postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR3  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Full Circle: The Story of Air Fighting
Johnson, J. E.
ISBN: 0304358606
Cassell & Co. London, Great Britain 2001 Second Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, Second Edition, 200gms, 290 pages. Air Vice- Marshal Johnson's book chronicles the achievements of those great fighter leaders of both wars, who were not only successful in the air but also played their part in shaping the course of air combat. Book is in very good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, previous owners same on first page, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR14  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Military Aviation: Australia’s Heritage in Stamps
Clayton, Mark
ISBN: 0642234876
Australia Post Melbourne, Australia 1996 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Laminated hardcover with pictorial boards, First Edition, 400gms, 40 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This book accompanies the Australian Post Stamp issue Military Aviation which features aircraft from the RAAF, RAN and the Army. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear, no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  As New
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR12  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Wonderful World of Aircraft, The
Heritage, John
ISBN: 0706413512
Octopus Books Limited London, England 1980 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, First Edition, 800gms, 128 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This is a stunning guide to the world's aircraft from the Wright Brothers to Concorde. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with mild shelf wear to corners and edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more, than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR4  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Australia’s Military Aircraft
Gillett, Ross
ISBN: 073160363X
Aerospace Publications Sydney, Australia 1987 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 500gms, 226 pages. This specially produced publication is the first ever reference work detailing every aircraft that has served through the decades with the RAAF, RAN Fleet Air Arm and with Army Aviation. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some fading to the spine and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR19  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Aviation’s Magnificent Gamblers
Gwynn- Jones, Terry
ISBN: 0701814764
Lansdowne Press Dee Why, Australia 1981 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 650gms, 128 pages, illustrated pictorial photographic endpapers. Aviation's Magnificent Gamblers is a collection of eminently readable stories about some of flying's best known pioneers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, minor discolouration/spotting to some pages. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR7  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Collision Course: The Truth About Airline Safety
Nader, Ralph; Smith, Wesley. J.
ISBN: 0074701193
McGraw-Hill Book Company Australia Pty Limited Roseville, Australia 1993 First Australian Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Australian Edition, 450gms, 378 pages. Collision Course will no doubt rattle the aviations powers-that-be. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR3  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Naval Aircraft
Casey, Louis. S.
ISBN: 0727100726
Books for Pleasure Dee Why, Australia 1977 First Australian Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Australian Edition, 800gms, 128 pages, illustrated photographic endpapers. In this book, the expert text of Louis S Casey traces the development of carrier aircraft from the beginning to the climax of the Second World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR24  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Skyhawk: Information Manual (Cessna, Model 172N, 1980)
no author
Cessna Aircraft Company Wichita, USA 1991 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 300gms, no page numbers. This is an information manual for the Cessna Model 172N Skyhawk. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR8  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hamlyn Concise Guide to Military Aircraft of the World, The
Chant, Chris (ed)
ISBN: 0600349667
The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd London, England 1981 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Softcover, first edition, 492gms, 224 pages. Includes: 180 aircraft; 40 colour three views; 110 diagrams; 150 colour profiles; and 40 colour photographs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR25  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Classic Warplanes: North American F-86 Sabre
Peacock, Lindsay
ISBN: 0861015371
Golden Press Pty Ltd Auckland, New Zealand 1991 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, First Edition, 300gms, 46 pages. This detailed account charts the history, development and operational career of the North American F-86 Sabre, complete with over 75 photographs, full-coloured artworks, performance tables and technical diagrams. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more, than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR29  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Classic Warplanes: Northrop B-2 Bomber
Richardson, Doug
ISBN: 0861015363
Golden Press Pty Ltd Auckland, New Zealand 1991 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Laminated pictorial boards, First Edition, 300gms, 46 pages. This detailed account charts the history and development to date of the Northrop B-2 Bomber, complete with over 55 photographs, full-coloured artworks, performance tables and technical diagrams. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more, than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR28  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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World’s Military Aircraft, The
Gunston, Bill
ISBN: 0706418212
Octopus Books Limited London, England 1983 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,250gms, 208 pages, illustrated endpapers. Superbly illustrated by top aviation artists and packed with interesting facts and figures, this carefully researched book includes more than 40 different aircraft types, most of which have seen active service in the air forces of NATO and the Warsaw Pact. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards show heavy scuffing and wear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR32  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Flak and Barbed Wire
Stooke, Gordon.
ISBN: 9780958669320
Australian Military History Publications  2002 
21 x 15 softcover In the Wake of Wuppertal. An Australian's Story of Escape and Betrayal. WWII RAAF Autobiography. He joined the RAAF in 1941 and was posted to Britain's Bomber Command and 460 Squadron RAAF. (125 pages) new
Price: 25.99 (AUD)
Book Number: 9780958669320  Bookseller: Booksforever
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Lone Evader
Coates, Sergeant Ted.
ISBN: 9780646259857
Australian Military History Publications  1998 reprint 
21 x 14 softcover The Escape from France of an RAAF Pilot, World War II. This story relates his adventures as he walked and rode across France on his way to Spain and freedom - without any help from the French 'underground' (118 pages) new
Price: 20.99 (AUD)
Book Number: 9780646259857  Bookseller: Booksforever
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Four Aces
Lex McAulay
ISBN: 9781875593064
Banner Books   
27 x 20 hardcover Signed. - The flying careers of four young members of the RAAF, World War II. 'Nicky' Barr, Hugo Armstrong, Peter Panitz and Dickie Williams. Nicky Barr was the only member to survive the war. (144 pages) new
Price: 29.99 (AUD)
Book Number: 9781875593064  Bookseller: Booksforever
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U.S. Marine Corps & RAAF Hornet Units of Operation Iraq Freedom
Tony Holmes
ISBN: 9781841768472
Osprey   
25 x 18 softcover Some 84 of the 250 Hornets committed by Central Command to Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) proudly bore MARINE titling on their rear fuselages. The exploits achieved by the units that flew these jets into combat is detailed in this volume. (48 pages) new
Price: 29.99 (AUD)
Book Number: 9781841768472  Bookseller: Booksforever
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Illustrated History of the Air Forces of World War 1 & World War 2, The
Chant, Chris
ISBN: 0890091811
Chartwell Books., Inc Secaucus, USA 1979 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,375gms, 287 pages, illustrated endpapers. In The Illustrated History of the Air Forces of World War 1 and World War 2 the author, Chris Chant, traces the history of the world's air forces from the early days of Zeppelin attacks, heroic dogfights and the phenomenon of the aces, through the interwar years to the days of the Blitzkrieg and the strategic use of air power. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR31  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Aircraft and Airports
Clarke, Donald (ed)
ISBN: 0856854301
Marshall Cavendish Books Limited London, England  First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 725gms, 120 pages, illustrated photographic endpapers. Aircraft and Airports tells you all about it (flight and Aeroplanes): from ornithopters (flapping wing machines) to modern aerodynamics and navigation. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, chipping and one or two very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR13  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Flying Machines: From Icarus to Starwars
Boyer, Peter (ed)
ISBN: 0724066047
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences Sydney, Australia 1982 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Softcover Softcover, first edition, 250gms, no page numbers. Looking back at these creations they stand alongside any product of mankind as symbolic reminders that in our imagination nothing is impossible. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR12  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Worlds Great Airlines, The
Brimson, Samuel
ISBN: 0730205959
Bullion Books., Inc. Silverwater, Australia 1989 Second Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with light blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, Second Edition, 1,425gms, 256 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This is the story of commercial aviation- of the individual airlines which grew out of humble beginnings into the corporate giants they are today. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear, dust jacket shows 3 large tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR16  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Australian Homebuilt Aircraft
Rogers, F. D (prepared by)
Sport Aircraft Association of Australia Metone, Australia 1978 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 25gms, 22 pages. This booklet has been written primarily to introduce to you, the average Australian, the fact that you can, if you so desire, build and fly your own aeroplane. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR17  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Helicopters at War: a pictorial history
Wragg, David
ISBN: 0709008589
Robert Hale London 1983 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 283pp, index, B&w ills throughout.Some foxing to dj flaps else a near fine cop y  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318866  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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