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Image for Canadians in the Royal Air Force

Canadians in the Royal Air Force

By: Allison, Les.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Altona MB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17286


DJ shows edge wear, with short tears, chipping and scuffing. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 221 pages; The author has collected stories, anecdotes and facts regarding Canadian pilots who flew for the British during the Second World War. View more info

Image for Canadians in the Royal Air Force

Canadians in the Royal Air Force

By: Allison, Les.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Altona MB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18641


Signed by Author; DJ shows edge wear, with short tears, chipping and scuffing. ; Signed by the author on the front free end paper as well as an initialled note handwritten by the author also on FFEP. A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 221 pages; The author has collected stories, anecdotes and facts regarding Canadian pilots who flew for the British during the Second World War. View more info

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Fight for the Sky Story of the Spitfire and Hurricane

By: Bader, Douglas

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15978


Light wear to extremities, Dust jacket has light soiling and scuffing. ; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.76 X 7.56 X 1.02 inches; 192 pages; ``Bader, who lost both legs as a result of a flying accident in 1931, was invalided from the Royal Air Force in 1933 and rejoined in 1939. He first saw action in a Spitfire over Dunkirk, and in a Hurricane during the Battle of Britain. He rapidly became one of Britain`s foremost ace... View more info

Image for Canucks Unlimited  Royal Canadian Air Force CF-100 Squadrons and Aircraft, 1952-1963

Canucks Unlimited Royal Canadian Air Force CF-100 Squadrons and Aircraft, 1952-1963

By: Baglow, Bob

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canuck Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18523


Card covers show light shelf wear and corner curl. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W and colour illustrations; 124 pages View more info

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The Influence of Air Power Upon History

By: Boyne, Walter J.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Pen and Sword Books Ltd.: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16306


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 9.29 X 6.22 X 1.65 inches; 464 pages; "The Influence of Air Power upon History is a thourough examination of how air power was aplied from the very earliest days of the balloon down to the latest use of space technology." The Influence of Air Power upon History makes a startlingly new analysis of the far-reaching implications flight has had on warfare, politics, diplomacy... View more info

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Memories RCAF, 1941-1945

By: Bracken, H. Dal

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vernon BC, Kettle Valley Publishing Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17778


Signed by Author; Card covers show light shelf wear and corner curl.; Signed by the author on the title page. A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp.; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 190 pages; Bracken tells of his experiences in the RCAF during WWII, the actions he took part in, the places he was stationed and the people he met and served with. B&W photos throughout and a fold-out colour map showing bombing operations targets and rou... View more info

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Big Sky, Little Air Force

By: Christie, Carl A. & Sandy Babcock & Christopher Shelley & Jody Perrun & Jeff Noakes & Leo Pettipas & Dean C. Black & Dixie Dysart & Paul Johnston & Richard Gimblett & W. A. March

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Department of National Defense: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15878


Light wear to extremities, some creasing to fore edge of card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; Sic Itur Ad Astra Canadian Aerospace Power Studies Vol #2; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 147 + 146 pages; Contains both English and French text. View more info

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Combat if Necessary but not Necessarily Combat

By: Christie, Carl A. & Sandy Babcock & Christopher Shelley & Jody Perrun & Jeff Noakes & Leo Pettipas & Dean C. Black & Dixie Dysart & Paul Johnston & Richard Gimblett & W. A. March

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Department of National Defense: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18726


Light wear to extremities, some creasing of fore edges of card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; Sic Itur Ad Astra Canadian Aerospace Power Studies #3; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 113 +123 pages; Contains both English and French text. View more info

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An Illustrated History of the R.A.F.; Battle of Britain 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition

By: Conyers Nesbit, Roy

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Godalming, Surrey UK, COLOUR LIBRARY BOOKS: 1992

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 16410


Light edge wear and short tears top of the spine of dustjacket ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 320 pages; A very attractive copy of this 15 inch folio edition. Retells the story of the Royal Air Force, from the early days of balloons and experimental flying machines, through the two World Wars, to the Falklands campaign View more info

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The Flying Duddridges of Hanley

By: Duddridge, Lew

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Trafford Publishing: 2011

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15865


Signed by Author; Only light edge wear to glossy pictorial card covers. Author's address stamp on front fly leaf. ; Inscribed by author "June 2011 Best regards Lew Duddridge" on front fly leaf ; Trade PB; 9 X 5.90 X 0.80 inches; 303 pages; Lew and Len Duddridge hadn't planned on entering an occupation that made death their partner. They had dreamed of working as farmers, teachers, bankers, or civil servants, but instead they became wartime pilots. In The Flying D... View more info

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Above and Beyond The Canadians' War in the Air, 1939-45

By: Dunmore, Spencer

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17628


Boards and DJ show light edge wear. Front flap creased; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.60 inches; 384 pages; "From the first skirmishes over Europe in September 1939, Canadian airmen served in almost every theatre of the Second World War, from bases in Britain and Europe, North Africa, and Southeast Asia. And in the months and years that followed, with the slaughter mounting in hostile skies around the globe,... View more info

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The Last Time I Saw Them

By: Ford, Corey & Alastair MacBain & William Von Riegen (illustrator)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Clarles Scribner's Sons: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18730


Price clipped DJ shows heavy shelf wear with large chip lower back DJ panel, some loss top DJ spine, 2" tear middle front panel of DJ and lower spine, some soiling. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 7.70 X 5.50 X 0.90 inches; 244 pages; Lt. Col. Ford and Major McBain fondly recall experiences of Army Air Force aviators stationed in numerous arenas of WWII - the Aleutians, in China, the Marianas and England. View more info

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Lancaster

By: Garbett, M. & Brian Goulding

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Promotional Reprint Company Ltd.: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17460


DJ shows light edge wear, gift inscription on FFEP. ; A bright, solid book, Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 304 pages; This is a reprint compilation of two previous books published by Ian Allen, ``Lancaster at War`` (1971) and ``Lancaster at War 2`` (1979). View more info

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Avro Lancaster in Unit Service,

By: Garbett, Mike

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New York, Arco Pub. Co: 1970

Seller ID: 18453


Card covers show some light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book ; Arco-Aircam aviation series, no. 12; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.70 X 7.10 X 0.30 inches; Unpaginated pages View more info

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Canadian Squadrons in Coastal Command

By: Hendrie, Andrew

Price: $16.50

Publisher: St. Catharines, ON, Vanwell Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15575


Only slight wear.; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 10 X 7.10 X 0.80 inches; 208 pages; "During the war, Canadian squadrons flew hundreds of operations over the North Atlantic, the English Channel, the North Sea and the Bay of Biscay. Such operations included reconnaissance flights as well as shipping strikes to Norway, the Netherlands and the French coast. The Canadians proved themselves admirably despite heavy losses some of the hea... View more info