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1 Albanov, Valerian & Linda Dubosson; Roberts, David & Jon Krakauer & Alison Anderson In the Land of White Death An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic
New York Modern Library 2000 0679641009 / 9780679641001 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "I hope you enjoy this true adventure, Christmas 2000" and signed. The signature could be of author or just someone gifting the book. Jon Krakauer is the writer of the preface and author of Into the Wild and Into Thin Air. Dust has been price clipped otherwise in new condition. In 1912, six months after Robert Falcon Scott and four of his men came to grief in Antarctica, a thirty-two-year-old Russian navigator named Valerian Albanov embarked on an expedition that would prove even more disastrous. In search of new Arctic hunting grounds, Albanov's ship, the Saint Anna, was frozen fast in the pack ice of the treacherous Kara Sea-a misfortune grievously compounded by an incompetent commander, the absence of crucial nautical charts, insufficient fuel, and inadequate provisions that left the crew weak and debilitated by scurvy. For nearly a year and a half, the twenty-five men and one woman aboard the Saint Anna endured terrible hardships and danger as the icebound ship drifted helplessly north. Convinced that the Saint Anna would never free herself from the ice, Albanov and thirteen crewmen left the ship in January 1914, hauling makeshift sledges and kayaks behind them across the frozen sea, hoping to reach the distant coast of Franz Josef Land. With only a shockingly inaccurate map to guide him, Albanov led his men on a 235-mile journey of continuous peril, enduring blizzards, disintegrating ice floes, attacks by polar bears and walrus, starvation, sickness, snowblindness, and mutiny. That any of the team survived is a wonder. That Albanov kept a diary of his ninety-day ordeal-a story that Jon Krakauer calls an "astounding, utterly compelling book," and David Roberts calls "as lean and taut as a good thriller"-is nearly miraculous. First published in Russia in 1917, Albanov's narrative is here translated into English for the first time. Haunting, suspenseful, and told with gripping detail, In the Land of White Death can now rightfully take its place among the classic writings of Nansen, Scott, Cherry-Garrard, and Shackleton. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121, Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer
2 Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121
Squadron/Signal Publications 1992 089747273x / 9780897472739 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Joe Sewell 
Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. After WWII there was a need for multi-role aircraft thus the Hawker Hunter was designed. The RAF developed several different types of Hunter. Sweden and the Netherlands looked at the Hunter and models were sold to the Swiss Air Force and the Republic of Singapore, the Jordanian Air Force, Sultan of Oman and Nato were also consumers of this versitle plane. This publication is a must for model builders. There is a center section with color illustations of the various Hunters. ; Photographs, Drawings; 8.30 X 7.90 X 0.20 inches; 50 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Life & Death of the Luftwaffe., Baumbach, Werner, General of Bombers
3 Baumbach, Werner, General of Bombers Life & Death of the Luftwaffe.
Coward, Mccann 1960 First American Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First American Edition stated. Discoloration to endpapers from shelflife. Dust in very good condition, colors bright, not price clipped. Werner Baumbach (27 December 1916 – 20 October 1953) was a German bomber pilot during World War II. He commanded the secret bomber wing Kampfgeschwader 200 (KG 200) of the Luftwaffe, the air force of Nazi Germany. Baumbach received the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords for the destruction of over 300,000 gross register tons (GRT) of Allied shipping. (Wikipedia ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Fields of Little America,  An Illustrated History of the 8th Air Force 2nd Air Division, 1942-45, Bowman, Martin
4 Bowman, Martin Fields of Little America, An Illustrated History of the 8th Air Force 2nd Air Division, 1942-45
Wensum books 1977 0903619199 / 9780903619196 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Richthofen a True History of the Red Barron, Burrows, William E
5 Burrows, William E Richthofen a True History of the Red Barron
HARCOURT BRACE & WORLD 1969 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition stated. Book and dust in excellent condition. Former owners name in front. Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen (2 May 1892 – 21 April 1918), also known as the "Red Baron", was a fighter pilot with the German Air Force during World War I. He is considered the ace-of-aces of the war, being officially credited with 80 air combat victories. (Wiki) Fully indexed with map endpapers. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages 
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Shadow Warriors  Inside the Special Forces, Clancy, Tom &  Carl Stiner
6 Clancy, Tom & Carl Stiner Shadow Warriors Inside the Special Forces
Putnam Adult 2002 0399147837 / 9780399147838 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by both Authors on half title. First edition with full number line. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. In his first two Commanders books, Tom Clancy teamed with armor and infantry General Fred Franks, Jr., and Air Force General Chuck Horner to provide masterful blends of history, biography, you-are-there narrative, insight into the practice of leadership, and plain old-fashioned storytelling. Shadow Warriors is all of that, and more, for in the words of Lieutenant General Bill Yarborough, "There are itches that only Special Forces can scratch."; Study in Command; 9.10 X 5.80 X 1.80 inches; 544 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 47.97 USD
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Nick  Collected Columns of Nick Clooney, Clooney, Nick
7 Clooney, Nick Nick Collected Columns of Nick Clooney
Cincinnati, OH Irena Hochman Fine Art Ltd 1997 0964606402 / 9780964606401 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
This is 1995 first edition. Inscribed and signed on endpaper. Book looks never read, dust has minor tear to top. Now in mylar protective cover. "Nicholas Joseph Clooney (born January 13, 1934) is an American journalist, anchorman, and television host. He is the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney and the father of actor George Clooney. While serving as a Corporal in the U.S. Army, he was a disc jockey in the American Forces Network in Germany, hosting the shows Music in the Air and Melody-Go-Round." Wikipedia ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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ECHOES OF PINEBROOK, CRAWFORD, PERCY B
8 CRAWFORD, PERCY B ECHOES OF PINEBROOK
YOUNG PEOPLE CHURCH OF THE AIR 1941 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Compliments and Author signature on endpaper. A Series of timely messages. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.97 USD
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Steady Nerves and Stout Hearts, The Enterprise   Air Group and Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941, Cressman, Robert
9 Cressman, Robert Steady Nerves and Stout Hearts, The Enterprise Air Group and Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941
Pictorial Histories Publishing Co. 1991 0929521250 / 9780929521251 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
; CV-6; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages 
Price: 13.97 USD
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Plenty of Room & Air, Cushman, Dan
10 Cushman, Dan Plenty of Room & Air
Great Falls, Montana Stay Away, Joe Publishers 1975 0911436049 / 9780911436044 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by the author. Blue cloth. Bright color. A book about homesteading days in Montana. Cushman's Stay Away, Joe is one of the best novels of the American West. Clean, tight contents. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 260 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Versailles 1919  the Forces, Events & Personalities That Shaped the Treaty,, Czernin, Ferdinand
11 Czernin, Ferdinand Versailles 1919 the Forces, Events & Personalities That Shaped the Treaty,
New York Putnam 1964 1125320893 / 9781125320891 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First edition. Book in very good condition. Not price clipped. Dust has rubs down the front edge but now in Mylar cover. The Treaty of Versailles (French: Traité de Versailles) was This Book Uncovers The Personalities Of The Men Called Aces In World War I, And Shows The Birth Of Courage And Tenacity In Wartime Air Power. The Treaty ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers. It was signed on 28 June 1919 in Versailles, exactly five years after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand which directly led to World War I. The other Central Powers on the German side of World War I signed separate treaties.[6] Although the armistice, signed on 11 November 1918, ended the actual fighting, it took six months of Allied negotiations at the Paris Peace Conference to conclude the peace treaty. The treaty was registered by the Secretariat of the League of Nations on 21 October 1919. (Wikipedia) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 437 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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My True Course  Dutch Van Kirk Northumberland to Hiroshima, Dietz, Suzanne
12 Dietz, Suzanne My True Course Dutch Van Kirk Northumberland to Hiroshima
Lawrenceville, Ga Red Gremlin Press Llc 2012 0692016767 / 9780692016763 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by Dutch Van Kirk the Navigator for the Enola Gay the plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Also signed by the Navigator of the weather plane Kokura for the Enola Gay. This book is a detailed biography and diary of Dutch. It contains many letters, and notes detailing the training, flight preperation, flight, and personal information. heodore "Dutch" Van Kirk (February 27, 1921 – July 28, 2014) was a navigator in the United States Army Air Forces, best known as the navigator of the Enola Gay when it dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Upon the death of fellow crewman Morris Jeppson on March 30, 2010, Van Kirk became the last surviving member of the Enola Gay crew. Van Kirk was born Theodore Van Kirk in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, and joined the Army Air Force Aviation Cadet Program October 1941. On 1 April 1942, he received both his commission and navigator wings and transferred to the 97th Bomb Group, the first operational Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress unit in England. (Wiki)Rare signed copy. Looks new.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 600 pages; Signed by Biographee 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Navy Air Colors,   United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aircraft Camouflage and Markings, Vol. 2, 1945-1985 - Specials series, Doll, Thomas E. & Berkley R. Jackson & William A. Riley & Don Greer & Kevin Wornkey
13 Doll, Thomas E. & Berkley R. Jackson & William A. Riley & Don Greer & Kevin Wornkey Navy Air Colors, United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aircraft Camouflage and Markings, Vol. 2, 1945-1985 - Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications 1985 0897471679 / 9780897471671 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; 6157; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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The Cantrells and the Donleys in America, Donley, Edward
14 Donley, Edward The Cantrells and the Donleys in America
E. Donley 1998 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
. 220 pages, fully indexed. Appendix. Written by the CEO of Air Products, Inc. A letter signed by author is inside book. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 220 pages; 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Voodoo, Drendel, Lou & Paul Stevens
15 Drendel, Lou & Paul Stevens Voodoo
Squadron/Signal Publications Inc. 1985 0897471628 / 9780897471626 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Modern Military Aircraft series; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 64 pages 
Price: 39.57 USD
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The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18, Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired
16 Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18
Franklin Watts, Inc. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Not the Complete set. Missing volumes 12 & 13. Red covers with photo insets and white and/or black lettering. May have minor rubs to edges and/ or corners. Contents clean and tight. No dust (as issued) as covers have stunning images appropriate to subject.. 1. European Land Battles 1939-1943 2. European Land Battles 1944-1945 3. Land Battles: N. Africa, Sicily, and Italy 4. The Naval War in the West: The Raiders 5. The Naval War in the West: The Wolf Packs 6.The Air War in the West: Sept.1939-May 1941 7. The Air War in the West: June 1941-April 1945 8. Expansion of Japan in Asia 9. Japanese ambitions in the Pacific 10. Allied Victories in China and Burma 11. The Air War in the Pacific: air power leads the way 14. The Air war in the Pacific: Victory in the air 15. European Resistance Movements 16. Asian and Axis Resistance Movements 17. Combat Leaders of World War II 18. Strategic Direction of World War II These books are written to give a brief overview and history of the battles or conflicts with photos, maps, and diagrams. They are not extensive accounts, but give a concise account of the subjects covered. The author was Born in New York, the son of noted military historian, R. Ernest Dupuy, attended West Point, graduating in the class of 1938. During World War II he commanded a U.S. Army artillery battalion, a Chinese artillery group, and an artillery detachment from the British 36th Infantry Division. It is as a military historian and a theorist that Trevor Dupuy would make a lasting mark on the world. (Wiki); The Military History of World War II; Photographs; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches 
Price: 49.97 USD
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One Day in a Long War  May 10, 1972 Air War, North Vietnam, Ethell, Jeffrey & Alfred Price
17 Ethell, Jeffrey & Alfred Price One Day in a Long War May 10, 1972 Air War, North Vietnam
Random House 1989 0394576225 / 9780394576220 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
A chronicle of a day at war in Vietnam. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Signed by author on end paper Jan 28, 92. Scarce ; Photographs, Maps; 1.1 x 6.5 x 6.3 Inches; 217 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 44.97 USD
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Combat Profile,  B-17G Flying Fortress in World War 2, Freeman, Roger A.
18 Freeman, Roger A. Combat Profile, B-17G Flying Fortress in World War 2
Allan (Ian) Ltd 1990 0711019215 / 9780711019218 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Small note may be written inside front cover. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Combat Profiles; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 80 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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Early Banshees F2H-1/2/2B/2N/2P   (Naval Fighters), Ginter, Steve & various
19 Ginter, Steve & various Early Banshees F2H-1/2/2B/2N/2P (Naval Fighters)
Ginter Books 2006 0942612736 / 9780942612738 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Consign; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 192 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Propliners  A Half-Century of the World's Great Propeller-Driven Airliners, Groves, Clinton
20 Groves, Clinton Propliners A Half-Century of the World's Great Propeller-Driven Airliners
Zenith Press 1994 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Oblong paperback in excellent conditon. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. We provide delivery confirmation and ship within 24 hours. See scan of actual magazine with feature articles printed on front. This book belongs in the collection of any scale aircraft modeler, aviation, or military enthusiast.; Enthusiast Color Series; Photographs, Diagrams, Maps; 8.98 X 8.26 X 0.27 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 13.97 USD
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