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13141 Petoskey, Michigan Order of Elk's Third Annual State Convention Circa 1913-14. Faint soiling. 3.5 x 5.5 card, an Official Invitation to the Third annual State Convention of Michigan Elks. The Program on the back features Hydro-Aeroplane flights by M. C. DeRemer of Bay City. (Actually pioneer Michigan aviator L. H. DeRemer), Dolly Dimple, 550 lb Circus Fat Lady and Walter's Carnival Company (spelled carnial...) More Ephemera, Aviation $40

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15228303rd Bomb Group (H) Association, Inc.303rd Bomb Group (H) Association, Inc. 'Hell's Angels' Membership Directory 1999303rd Bomb Group (H) Association, Inc.Good. Some soiling and shelf wear.8.5 x 11 inches, lists of crewmen of the 303rd B-17 bomb group stationed in WW2 England.WW2, Aviation, B-17, 303rd Bomb Group$20
16780A. P. J. Abdul Kalam; Arun TiwariWings of Fire An AutobiographyUniversities PressGood. Light shelf wear.There are both b&w and color photos...aerospace in India, Signed by the author.India, Aerospace, aviation$35
10864AerospaceThe 1961 Aerospace Year BookAerospace Industries AssociationGood. Light shelf wear and soiling in the covers and spine. 3 bumped corners, the edges of the covers have faded. No dust wrapper.1961 8x11 inch hardback with 481 pages, many b&w photos, chronology of the year's events, and an index.Aviation, Aerospace$30
12900Alderman, W. H.Audels Aircraft WorkerTheo. Audel & Co.Very good. Faint shelf wear. There's a small seven line rubber stamp inside. No dust wrapper.4.5 x 6.5 inches with many photos, illustrations and tables. There's also an additional list of Audels other books.Aviation$20
13819American Aviation IndustriesFanstar Performance Comparison Chart American Aviation Industriesvery good.10 x 3 7/8 inches, two sides with a sliding center. The Fanstar was a re-engined Lockheed JetStar. This sales aid has popular competetors with 9 sections on the front, five on the back including cabin layout.Aviation, Ephemera, Fanstar$20
10343AnonNorthwest Orient Airlines System Route MapNorthwest Orient AirlinesGood. Some shelf wear, light soiling and creasing.Circa 1950's folded 8 x 9 stapled paper brochure with 22pages of maps and a milage chart. Stratocruiser silhouettes on the front cover.Aviation, Northwest Oriet Airlines, Boeing Stratocruiser$25
8160Anon.Aircraft Emergency Procedures Over WaterU.S. Government Printing Office 1968 8 X 10 inch stapled paperback with illustrations.Good. Owner's notation in ink on the front cover.AviationAviation$20
13264Armstrong, DonI Flew Them FirstChamplin Fighter Museum PressVery good. In a very good dust wrapper.8.5 x 11 inches with many b&w photos and two appendices. Inscribed by the author to another pilot. The author worked as a test pilot for several companies including Bell, Curtis and Goodyear, especially on the Goodyear FGAviation, Test Pilot, Goodyear FG$75
15324Belisle, Leonard G.Back -N- Forth Recollections Of A Crop DusterSelf-publishedGood. Some lightly creased page corners.8.5 x 11 inches with many b&w photos. Autobiography, a stint in the USMC and crop dusting in Skagit Valley, Washington State. There's a 3 line inscription by the author on the title page.Aviation, USMC, crop dusting, Washington State, Skagit$20
10950Belt, Robert L.FlyboyNuggett PublishingVery good. Ink initials inside.2001 paperback, inscribed by the author, with 316 pages. Aviation fiction. ISBN 0971151903Fiction, Aviation$20
7929BoeingPedigree Of Champions Boeing Since 1916Boeing 1977 4th edition, 9X12 inches, 78 pages, photos, in leatherette presentation case.Fine in a fine dust wrapper. Leatherette case is fine also. 1977 4th edition, 9X12 inches, 78 pages, photos, in leatherette presentation case. Has the book in one side and a retirement document signed by Robert E. Bateman, Boeing executive, on the right side.Boeing, Aviation$15
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11715BoeingThe Canadian Long Range Patrol Aircraft Oral Presentation by The Boeing Company Ottawa March 12, 1975BoeingGood. A speck on the front cover, light soiling on both.This 10 x 8.5, spiral bound paperback, has pictures of Boeing products. There are charts and graphs for the Long Range Patrol Aircraft proposal.Boeing, Aviation, Canada$20
12012BoeingCommitment to QualityBoeing Computer ServicesGood. The back cover has a 1/2 inch tear.A Boeing Computer Services book on quality. There are some graphs and diagrams.Aviation, Boeing, $20
12166BoeingBoeingBoeingGood. Some light creasing and shelf wear.An 8 fold postcard shaped brochure with pictures of Boeing's aircraft on the front and their specifications on the back.Boeing, Aviation, ephemera$20
17053Bonanni, PeteArt Of The Kill A Comprehensive Guide To Modern Air CombatSpectrum HoloByteVery Good.A lot of diagrams, lesson plans and a glossary.Aviation, Military$40
14474Brimm, Daniel J., and H. Edward BoggessAircraft MaintenancePitman Publishing CorporationGood. No dust wrapper.Aircraft maintenance. There are many b&w photos, illustrations and an index.Aviation$25
12236Butler, Gary and Cliff VanVleetShort Wing Piper News, 7 issues 2005-6Short Wing Piper NewsGood. One issue has a crease on the front cover.An incomplete run, 7 issues starting with the January-February 2005 and ending with November-December, 2006. The Short Wing Piper News, articles, b&w photos and interesting ads. 5.5x8.5 in.Aviation, Piper, Short Wing Piper News$20
16971Campbell, Capt. Adrinne, and Master Sgt. Mike Daniels, designersA Day in the life of MisawaUSAF?Good. Front cover has faint shelf wear.8.5 x 11.5 inches, mostly color photographs of Misawa AB, Japan.Misawa, Japan, Misawa AB, USAF, Aviation$40
14388Canadian Owner's & Pilots Association, COPA, CataloguesCanadian Owner's & Pilots Association Catalogue, two issues, 1979 and 1980Canadian Owner's & Pilots Association CatalogueGood. Light soiling and creasing.COPA Catalogues with books and other aviation items for sale.Catalogue, COPA, Canada, Aviation$20
13431Carlson, NealAircraft Fabric CoveringJeppersenGood. Light shelf wear and soiling on the covers. Price sticker on the back.8.5 x 11 inches, with pictures, drawings, illustrations and a glossary. Aircraft Fabric.Aviation, Aircraft Fabric Covering$20
13833CessnaInformation Manual Cessna Aircraft Company 1985 SkylaneCessnaGood. Light shelf wear and soiling on the covers. Occasional ink writing inside.The 1985 Cessna skylane owner's manual with lots of charts, tables, graphs and information.Aviation, Cessna skylane$20
17043Chambers, George W.Keith Argraves, ParatrooperThe Southern Publishing AssociationGood. Magic marker marked out name inside the front cover. Other wise, very good. No dust wrapper.'An Account of the Service of a Christian Medical Corpsman In...WW2.' Seventh Day Adventist.WW2, Aviation, Seventh Day Adventist$25
12899Crane, Conrad C.American Airpower Strategy In Korea 1950-1953University Press of KansasFine. No dust wrapperThe American airwar strategy in the Korean war. There are many photos, notes, selected bibliography and an index.Korea, Korean War, Aviation$20
16502Culbert, Tom & Andy DawsonPan Africa Across the Sahara in 1941 With Pan AmPaladwr PressVery good. In a very good dust wrapper.There are many b&w photos, "exhibits," bibliography and an index. The author, Pilot Andy Dawson, has a signed one paragraph inscription.Aviation, WW2, Pan Am, Africa$50
14934Davis, LarryWild Weasel The SAM Suppression StorySquadron/Signal PublicationsVery good. In a very good dust wrapper.8.5 x 11 inches with many b&w and color photos, the story of the suppression of SAM missles in the Vietnam War.Aviation, Wild Weasel, Vietnam$20

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14934Davis, LarryWild Weasel The SAM Suppression StorySquadron/Signal PublicationsVery good. In a very good dust wrapper.8.5 x 11 inches with many b&w and color photos, the story of the suppression of SAM missles in the Vietnam War.Aviation, Wild Weasel, Vietnam$20
15546Davis, R. W. and W. J. CohnUnited States Coast Guard Aircraft 1917-1977Self-publishedGood. 8.5 x 5.5 inches, a history of Coast Guard aircraft with b&w photos.Aviation, United States Coast Guard$40
4200Department of the Air ForceGround Observer's Guide AF Manual 50 - 12Department of the Air Force 1951 slender soft cover with many b&w photos of planes. 11 X 8 inchesGood, with shelf wear and soilingAir Force manual 50-12Aviation, ground observation.$15
16927Department of the Air ForceInstrument Flying AF Manual 51-36 Instructor ManualDepartment of the AirforceVery goodRestricted Instructor Manual. There's a large '59' stamped on the title page. The owner's name is on the back page.Instrument flying, Aviation, USAF$75
14949Doll, Thomas E.USN/USMC Over Korea U. S. Navy/Marine Corps Air Operations Over Korea 1950-53Squadron/Signal PublicationsVery good.8.5 x 11 inches with many photos of USN and USMC planes in the Korean war.Aviation, USN, USMC, Korea$40
16830Drewes, Robert W.The Air Force And The Great Engine WarNational Defense University PressGood. Scrape mark on the front cover. Last few pages and the back cover have a mild crease.USAF, engine procurement.USAF, Aviation, Pratt & Whitney, General Electric$20
14208Ebbers, Allen F., CW3, editorCrazy Cat Historical BookSelf -publishedFair to good. Covers are worn, soiled and lightly bowed. Light wear on the pages12 x 8.5 inches, A Pictorial History of the 1st Radio Research Company (Aviation), Cam Ranh Bay, RVN 1967-71. There are many b&w photos.Vietnam, Aviation, RP-2E Neptune, United States Army$50
8450Erickson, ArnoldI Didn't Know It Was MineSelf 1996 oversized paperback with 302 pages. Signed by the author.Very good.Autobiography, WW2, AviationAutobiography, WW2, Aviation$18
15325Ethridge, BillTime Out A Remembrance of World War IISelf-publishedGood. Light shelf wear.8.5 x 11 inches, the autobiography of a WW2 B-17 bombadier. A prisoner of war in Germany.Aviation, WW2, Prisoner of War$30
14435Eveleth, Edmund L. 'Skip'Achievers Memorable Moments and Anecdotes of American PioneersSelf-publishedVery good.8.5 x 11 inches, a scrap book format of the aviation consultant author's life in aviation and the General Electric Corporation. There are many b&w photos.Aviation$20
13128Federal Aviation AgencyGlider Pilot Examination Guide, Glider Pilot Written Test Guide - Private and Commercial, and Glider Pilot Flight Instructor Written Test GuideFAAVery good. One booklet has an ink address correction on the backThree 8 x 10 inch glider pilot and flight instructor test guides.Aviation, Glider$20
8868Fisk, Fred C. and Marlin W. ToddThe Wright Brothers From Bicycle To BiplaneSelf Published 1995 8.5 X 11 paperback, signed by Fisk, with 128 pages and many b&w photos.Very good. Remains of a price sticket on the back cover.Autobiography, biography of the Wright brothers. AviationAviation, Wright Brothers$15
13521Fowler Aeronautical ServiceThe Fowler Study KitFowler Aeronautical ServiceGood.8.5 x 11 inches, there are several units of study including Private Pilot, Commercial and instrument ratings, instrument flying, engine operation and power control and 14 others. Loose-leaf.Aviation, Fowler Reference Library$40
9251Galvin, John with Frank AllnuttSalvation For A Doomed Zoomie A True StoryAllnutt Publishing Very good. In a poor, worn, scraped and chipped dust wrapper.1983 hardback, inscribed by the author, with 272 pages, notes and photos. Autobiography of John Galvin, WW2, WWII, USN, Aviation, Submarine USS Harder, USS Bunker Hill, F6F Hellcat, Joe Foss. ISBN 0934374015 Religion.Autobiography, John Galvin, WW2, WWII, USN, Aviation, Submarine, USS Harder, USS Bunker Hill, F6F, Hellcat, Joe Foss Religion$20
15360George, Ronnie RidleyLooking For Trouble The |Adventures Of The George BoysSunbelt EakinGoodAutobiography of the George boys from Northeast Texas, all USAF officers.Aviation, USAF, autobiography$20
15153Grashio, Samuel C. and Bernard NorlingReturn To Freedom The War Memoirs of Col. Samuel C. Grashio USAF (Ret.)University PressGood. Light shelfwear, some soiling and a creased cover corner.A P-40 pilot on the Philippines and a survivor of the Bataan Death March. There are many b&w photos and an index. There's a six line inscription by the author on the title page.USAF, Aviation, Philippines, Baatan Death March, WW2$30
11151Guinnes Peat AviationGuinnes Peat Aviation A ProfileGuinness Peat AviationGood. Some specks on the front cover and a paper-clip mark on the front free end-paper. No dust wrapper9 x 8.5 inches slender hardback with color photos and illustrations. A history of Guinnes Peat AviationAviation, financing, Ireland$25
15685Gunn, Capt. WaltA Life Aloft from DC-3 to 747Self-publishedVery good.The autobiography of Walt Gunn, TWA pilot. There are many b&w photos. Inscribed by the author.Aviation, TWA, Trans World Airlines$25
15666Hall, Allen L.Michael, My Son, And The Story Of The Eagle Flight DetachmentVantageVery good. In a very good dust wrapper. Inscribed by the author.The author's son, Michael, a Blackhawk helicopter pilot, was mistakenly shot down by friendly fire in Iraq.Aviation, biography$25
15343Hall, NovaSpirit And CreatorOrbital AirVery good. There's an owner inscription (perhaps related to the subject) as well as the author's.The Mysterious Man Behind Lindbergh's Flight To Paris, Donald A. Hall, designer of Spirit Of St. Louis. There are many b&w photos and an index.Aviation, Donald A. Hall, Ryan Aircraft, Spirit of St. Louis, Charles Lindbergh$25
14106Harbour, Lt. Col. DaveThe Flying SportsmanA. S. BarnesGood. Covers have sun fading around the edges. In a good dust wrapper that has some wear and short tears.Aviation and hunting in the early 1950s. Inscribed by the author. There are interesting b&w photos of private planes and hunting. There's also an index.Aviation, Hunting$20
14484Harrington, DanielPioneers of the AirliftNiSHENVery good.A photographic history of part of the Berlin Airlift in post WWIIAviation, Berlin Airlift$20
11143Harvey, Jack B.CropdustersAg-Pilot International MagazineVery good with light shelf wear and soiling. The front cover has a light vertical crease.1993 paperback, possibly inscribed by the author, with 97 pages. PoetryPoetry, Aviation, cropdusting, agriculture.$30
9014Hawks, Captain EllisonBombers Of The Present WarReal Photographs Co. 1944 with 104 pages and many photos.Good. Covers lightly shelf worn, small bump on the top of the front corner. No dust wrapper.WW2, Aviation, BombersWW2, Aviation, Bombers$20
16281Hodgson, Robert A.Precision Altimeter Survey ProceduresAmerican Paulin SystemVery good.Altimeter survey procedures. There are tables, illustrations and a bibliography.Altimeter, Aviation$60
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13073Irwin, Jim & NanciAircraft Spruce & Specialty Co. 2000 - 2001 CatalogAircraft Spruce & Specialty Co.Very good8.5 x 11 inches with many b&w illustrations and an index. A trade catalog of aviation items.Aviation, homebuilt aircraft, Aircraft Spruce, trade catalog$20
13787JeppesenJeppesen Airway Manual Southwest U.S.JeppesenGood. A few paint specks on the front cover. Magic marker on one page, occasional check marks in ink. 7 x 9 inches, full leather, Southwest U.S.Aviation, Latin America, Jeppesen Airway Manual$30
13789JeppesenJeppesen Airway Manual Western U. S. Trip KitJeppesenVery good. Magic marker and pencil on one page.7 x 9 inches, full leather, Western U.S. Trip Kit.Aviation, Latin America, Jeppesen Airway Manual$30
13818Lewis, Albert L., editorAir Trails Model Annual 1955 editionStreet & SmithGood. Last few pages have the lower corner creased.From the cover...Over 200 model plans, diagrams, etc...Aviation, Model Airplane$20
17054Lockwood AviationLockwood Aviation SupplyLockwood AviationVery good.Trade Catalog, Lockwood Aviation. 8.5 x 11 inches with b&w illustrations and drawings.Trade Catalog, Lockwood Aviation supply$25
8957Manly, G. B.Aircraft Powerplant ManualFrederick J. Drake & Company 1942 2nd printing with 757 pages, many illustrations and an index.Good. With shelf wear and soiling. Top corner of the front cover has a small hole. Small book shop rubber stamp, small book shop label. Pages 349-351 have rough edges that don't effect content. No dust wrapper.Aviation, Aviation engines. Many photos, diagrams, illustrations and an index.Aviation, Aviation engines$17
4075McAlister, AlecHi - Sky! The Ups and Downs of a Pinfeather PilotThe Ryerson Press.Good. Soiling and shelfwear, top and bottom of the spine have wear. Owner's name and inscription on the front free endpaper. In a poor dust wrapper. A bit musty.WW2 pilot training in the RCAF. Drawings by Sergeant E. AndoniadisWW2, RCAF, Aviation$17
15267McGowan, Wayne A.Solution Of EquationsAero PublishersGood. Covers have some soiling and light wear. Spine has faint moisture marks. No dust wrapper.Mathematics and Aviation.Mathematics, Aviation$20
13692McLaughlin, DougRambling Memories of a World War II Fighter PilotSelf-publishedFine.A USN fighter pilot in WW2. There are a few b&w photos.United States Navy, Aviation, WW2$20
10672Medina, Francis X. Coauthor: Dorothy Brandt MarraCiao, FrancescoSelf-PublishedFine in a fine dust wrapper. Owner's address label inside.1995 first edition 2nd printing hardback, inscribed by the author, with 223 b&w photos and illustrations. An account of Medina's WW2 experiences as a B-24 tail gunner, shot down over Italy, became a partisan in the resistance.Autobiography, Francis X.Medina, WW2, Aviation, B-24 , tail gunner, Italy, partisan $25
14536Mills, Stephen E. and James W. PhillipsSourdough Sky A Pictorial History Of Flights And Flyers In The Bush CountrySuperiorVery good. Owner inscription inside. In a very good dust wrapper.8.5 x 10.5 inches, a history of early bush country aviation in Alaska. There are many b&w photos and an index.Alaska, Aviation$20
15705Moldrem, LeVerne J,Tiger Tales An Anecodotal History Of The Flying Tiger LineFlying M PressGood. In a good, chipped, dust wrapper.The Flying Tiger Airlines. There are b&w photos and an index.Aviation, Flying Tiger$20
14324Morgan, Sherman F.Old Planes, Young Men and Red Wooden ShoesPen Dragon Publishing Co.Very good.Autobiography of Sherman F. Morgan, C130 pilot. Humor. Four line author inscription and signature.Aviation, C130$20
15521Mosley, Marilyn CochranDachshund Tails NorthSelf-publishedGood. Cover has some shelf wear and soiling. Owner's name and a date inside.Three Dachshunds and two people tour Alaska in a 1948 Beechcraft Bonanza. Written from the dog's point of view.Alaska, Aviation, Dachshund$20
16031Muller, Christian The Pilatus PC-12: A winner the world overCossaniVery good. In a good dust wrapper.10 x 11.5 inches with many color photos. Specifications in the back. Aviation, Pilatus PC-12$50
10877Murray, HughThe World of Daimler-Benz AerospaceChurchill MurrayVery good to fine with a faint bump on one corner. In a very good dust wrapper that has light shelf wear.1995 hardback, 9 x 11 inches, with 112 pages and many color photographs.Aviation, Aerospace, Daimler-Benz$25
14711National Aerospace Education CouncilFifth Edition Aerospace BibliographySuperintendent of DocumentsGood. Scrape mark on the front cover, light soiling.8 x 10.25 inches, an aerospace bibliographyAviation, Aerospace, bibliography$20
12750Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Ratings 1 & CNaval Education and Training CommandGood. Covers and spine have some wear and soiling. Some pencil marks inside. owner's name in ink.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many charts and tables. NAVEDTRA 10343, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation$25
12751Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Ratings 1 & CNaval Education and Training CommandGood. Light wear, creasing on the cover edges.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many charts and tables. NAVEDTRA 10343-1, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation$25
12755Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Administrationman 3 & 2Naval Education and Training CommandGood. Wear on the covers and spine. Ink markings on spine.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many illustrations and an index.. NAVEDTRA 10391-B, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation Maintance$20
12778Navarre, MontyFlight Guide Airport And Frequency Manual Volume I Eleven Western StatesAirguide Publications, Inc.Good. Light shelf wear and soiling. The spine rivets have rust.4.25 x 5.5 inches small 6 ring binder with runway drawings and frequencies for western states airports.Aviation, Flight Guide$25
15197Pan American World AirwaysYour Clipper Flight LogPan American World AirwaysGood. Light shelf wear.4.25 x 8 inches, the record of a Round The World flight in 1951 by Bernard M. Kunes. Left from Inglewood California on January the 7th and returned from Formosa and Hawaii on March 12th. Approximately 24 flights. All are mentioned with aircraft involved and weather.Aviation, ephemera, Boeing Stratocruiser, Pan American Airways, PAA$45
13141Petoskey, Michigan Order of Elk'sThird Annual State ConventionPetoskey, Michigan Order of Elk'sGood. Faint soiling.3.5 x 5.5 Official Invitation to the Third annual State Convention of Michigan Elks. The Program on the back features Hydro-Aeroplane flights by M. C. DeRemer of Bay City. (probably pioneer Michigan aviator L. H. DeRemer), a production of Dolly Dimple, Walter's Carnival Company (spelled carnial ! ) and more.Ephemera, Petoskey, Michigan, Aviation, L. H. DeRemer, fraternal order of Elks$40
5068Piper Aircraft CorporationArrow IV Information ManualPiper Aircraft Corporation 1979 paperback with illustrations.Fair to good. Covers soiled.Aviation, Piper Arrow IVAviation, Piper Arrow IV$18
7958Pope, AlanWind - Tunnel TestingJohn Wiley & Sons 1950 1st edition 3rd printing with 319 pages, b&w photos and an index.Good. Covers are shelf worn and have small scratches. Owner's name in ink inside. Contents very good. No dust wrapper.Aviation, aerospace, wind-tunnel, wind tunnelAviation, aerospace, wind-tunnel, wind tunnel$16
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13794Roskam, Dr. JanAirplane Design Part II: Preliminary Configuration Design and Integration of the Propulsion systemDARcorporationVery good.8.5 x 11 inches with many diagrams, tables, drawings and an index on Airplane design.Aviation, airplane design$50
16199RotorWayScorpion Too Evaluation GuideRotorWayGood. Some soiling, creasing and one short tear.11 x 8.5 inches, evaluation guide with color photos.Aviation, Helicopter, Rotorway$20
7100SabenaSabena RevueSabena 1966 8 X 10.5 in. paperback with several pages of photos, color and b&w.Good. Price sticker removal mark on front cover.Sabena 1966 8 X 10.5 in. paperback with several pages of photos, color and b&w.Sabena, Aviation$16
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14304SAS Scandinavian AirlinesSAS Scandinavian Airlines Passenger Ticket Circa 1960sSAS Scandinavian AirlinesGoodSAS Scandinavian Airlines Passenger Ticket Circa 1960s, a trip from Seattle, WA to Copenhagen, Rome, Cairo, Luxor, Cairo, Beirut, Athens and Vienna.SAS Scandinavian Airlines, Aviation, ephemera$20
14950Sgariato, Nico and Franco RagniU. S. Fighters of the FiftiesSquadron/Signal PublicationsGood. Very light shelf wear.8.25 x 11 inches, U.S. Fighters of the 50s with many photos and illustrations.Aviation, USAF, USN, USMC$20
12561Showaler, Bernice ChurchTruth Is Stranger Than FictionSelf-publishedVery good.An autobiography of Bernice Showalter. Her husband was a Boeing engineer and there are interesting, related stories. Alcholism and religion are mentioned frequently. There are b&w photos.Autobiography, Bernice Church Showalter, Boeing, Aviation, alcholism$20
15843Smith, RobertOregon State Defense Council Official Air Raid InstructionsOregon StateGood. Pencil on the front. Some soiling and wear.4 x 6 inch booklet with WW2 Air Raid Instructions. Pen & ink sketchesWW2, Aviation, Oregon$25
10443Smith, SteveH.O. Bell A Portrait In Words And Photographs of a Giant in Montana Business, Agriculture, Aviation and TransportationPictorial Histories Publishing CompanyGood. The very bottom edges of the covers have shelf wear. In a very good dust wrapper. There is a 5 line rubber stamp inside.1991 hardback, 8.5 x 11 inches, with 230 pages and many b&w photos. Ford car and truck sales. ISBN 0-929521-42-0H.O. Bell , biography, Montana , Agriculture, Aviation , ford, automotive$25
16021Solari's GrillSolari's Grill, San Francisco, California, Menu from August 27, 1940Solari's GrillGood. One small stain on the front cover.8 x 11 inches, an added "Wine Growers of California" sticker on the front. A stylized sketch of a United Airlines Boeing 247 over the Golden Gate bridge is at the top of the menu. Garnished Special Filet Mignon is $1.50Solari's Grill, San Francisco, California, restaurant menu, ephemera, aviation, Boeing$30
12473Special Devices Center Office Of Naval Research and Jackson & Moreland, EngineersHigh Speed Flight Information For Pilots NAVEXOX P-960Special Devices Center Office Of Naval ResearchGood. Front cover has creasing, short tears on the margins. Back cover has a vertical stain mark. Bottom of the spine missing 1/4 inch of paper.8.5 x 11 inch stapled paperback with many charts, diagrams, illustrations and a glossary.Aviation, military aviation$30
16162Spottswood, Curran L.Beyond CotabatoFleming H. Revell CompanyGood. Ex-library. Small "m" on spine, rubber stamp inside front, card pocket and rubber stamp inside back cover. No dust wrapper.A flying missionary in the Philippines? There are endpaper mapsAviation, Philippines, missionary$20
13344Spreeman, Howard J.Icarus Updated A Boy and His DreamSelf-PublishedFine. In a fine dust wrapper.An autobiography of Howard Speerman, a Naval Aviator in WW2 in the Pacific. Mostly PBYs. There are b&w photos and an epilogue. There's a 4 line inscription to a Pearl Harbour survivor along with the author's signature.WW2, Naval Aviation, Aviation, PBY$100
13525StaffFlughafen Rhein-MainFrankfurtGood. A little musty.A 5 fold 23.5 x 16 inch 1953 brochure for the Frankfurt, Germany airport and surrounding area.Aviation, Frankfurt, Germany, ephemera$20
17052StaffFundamentals of Elementary Flight ManeuversU. S. Department Of commerce Civil Aeronautics AdministrationGood. Spine area has an inkstain. Light wear.7.75 x 10 inches, a stapled, Civil Aeronautics Bulletin Nol. 32. Diagrams and illustrations.Aviation$20
17064StaffSuddeutsche luft Hansa Flugplan Sommer 1930 (South German Lufthansa Flight Plan Summer 1930)Luft HansaGood. Two rubber stamps on the front cover4.5 x 6.25 inches, in German, Lufthansa flight listings along with many advertisements.Aviation, Lufthansa, ephemera$50
15192Steele, Partick, edited by Val DumondAn Airport For TacomaLeguilloux PressGood. Light shelf wear. There's a faint crease on the front cover.8 x 10 inches with b&w photos and an index. A history of the Tacoma, Washington airport. There's a multiple line author inscription on the title page.Aviation, Tacoma, Washington$20
14303Stewart, Mr. E FranceFlight to Ouagadougou And Other AdventuresSelf-publishedVery good. Web address in ink on the last page.An autobiography of Mr. Stewart, contract pilot, world traveler. There are b&w and color photos.Aviation, Autobiography$20
11684Swartley, RonAir Museums Southwest A Travel Guide To 26 Air Museums From Texas To Southern CaliforniaFrontier Image PressGood. The covers have light shelf wear and soiling.8 x 10.5 inches with many photos of planes, especially planes from WW2.Aviation, Aviation History, WW2$20
12884Taylor, GeoffReturn TicketPeter DaviesVery good. In a fair dust wrapper that has several tears and some creasing.A WW2 Lancaster shot down over Germany revisits Germany and the POW camp.WW2, Aviation, Germany, Prisoner of War, autobiography, Geoff Taylor$20
15726Taylor, John WR, EditorJane's All The World's Aircraft 1982-83Jane'sFine. In a good dust wrapper.8 x 13 inches with many ads, data and pictures of the world's airplanes, and an index. Includes a book mark from Flight Refuelling Limited.Aviation$30
15765Teal AirlinesDiscover The 'Spirit Of The South Pacific' TealTeal AirlinesVery good.8 x 3 inch "South Pacific Cocktails" calculator.Aviation, Teal Airlines, Air New Zealand, ephemera$20
12024Thorner, Robert H.Aircraft CarburetionJohn Wiley & SonsVery good. Owner's name in pencil inside. In a fair, soiled, worn and torn, dust wrapper.Aircraft Carburetion in the 1930s - 40s.Aviation, Carburetion$25
14461Transport CanadaFlying the Alaska Highway in Canada TP 2168 and Air Tourist Information Canada 1979/80Transport CanadaGood. Some scraping on the covers. Air Tourist is very good.Flying the Alaska Highway. There's one map and a height profile illustration. There are 14 pages and multiple illustrations in the Air Tourist Information book.Aviation, Canada, Alaska$20
14679United States Air ForcesOfficers' Open Mess Pepperrell Air Force Base Paper Place MatUSAFPoor to fair. Has tears, some stains and two punch marks, small holes. The remains of a scrapbook page on the backOfficers' Open Mess Pepperrell Air Force Base Paper Place Mat, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada. 16.5 x 13 inches.Pepperrell Air Force Base, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, aviation$20
11353United States NavyU.S. Naval Air Station San Diego, CaliforniaArmy and navy Publishing Company of LouisianaGood. All four corners are bumped. Has light shelf wear and soiling. No dust wrapperThis 9 x 12 inch hardback has many b&w photos. Truman is pictured as president but the war isn't over yet. Naval AviationWW2, USN, United States Navy, Naval Aviation$50

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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
13118unknownOld Aircraft Novelty Post CardunknownGood. The back is unused but a little soiled3.5 x 5 inches unused real picture novelty post card of a lady flying an early airplane with California and Los Angeles streamers.Humor, Aviation, real picture post card, California$20
15381Upson, BertOn A Clear Day 9/11-An Eyewitness AccountThunderbird PressGood. One short tear on the back cover.A 9/11 witness report.Terriorism, 9/11, Aviation$20
14708US Air Force ROTCCadet Guide for Air force ROTC Summer TrainingAir Force Reserve Officers Training Corps, Air University Maxwell Air Force Base, AlabamaGood. The covers have some stains and creasing.Air Force ROTC Cadet Guide. There are also many loose-leaf additions covering a program at Fairchild AFP in Spokane, WAAir Force ROTC, Aviation$20
14752Van Loan, Captain Dana L.Blue Skies and Tail WindsSunnyside PressFine. Owner's name and address label on the title page. In a very good dust wrapper.The author's career flying LearjetsLearjet, Aviation$25
16568Wagner, PaulThe Youngest CrewLagumo Corp.Good. Some creasing, especially on the back cover.Author inscription and signature on the front free endpaper. The author was a B-17 pilot of the "youngest crew" in WW2's 8th airforce.WW2, Aviation, B-17$30
12547Washington Division of AeronauticsState of Washington Washington Pilots GuideWashington Division of AeronauticsVery good. Light soiling on the covers. 5 x 7 inches, plastic covers, pictures and maps of Washington State Airports and fields in 1977.Aviation, Washington State, Pacific Northwest.$20
9812West, Charles B.Mr. Alaska The Chuck West Story 40 Years of Alaska Tourism 1945-1985Weslee Publishing Fine in a very good dust wrapper.1985 hardback, 3 line inscription by the author, with 153 pages and b&w photos.Alaska, autobiography, Charles B. West, travel, aviation. ISBN 0-933319-10-X Alaska, autobiography, Charles B. West, travel, aviation$20
13716Western Air LinesTrip TalkWestern Air LinesVery good. One red mark on the back cover.Comb binding 5 x 8.5 inches, tips for Western Air lines pilots trip talks to passengers. There are state maps and a bibliographyAviation, Western Air Lines$20
14455Whittington, HughCanadian Aviation Five Issues 1979-1985Maclean Hunter Ltd.Good. Light shelf wear.January, March, May and June of 1979, and September of 1985Canada, Aviation$20
13900Winchester, ClarenceFlying Men & Their MachinesJ. M. Dent & SonsGood. Light shelf wear and soiling on the covers and spine.'A literary & Photographic record of facts concerning flying with special reference to those pilots who....' WWI aviation with many b&w photos. This copy is signed 'L. B. Walker 'G' Squadron.Aviation, World War One, WWI$40
10460Wright Aeronautical Division Curtis-Wright CorporationPreliminary Data WTF-10 TurbofanWright Aeronautical Division.Good. Penciling on the pages, a few short tears on the pages.Circa 1956 3 ring binder with approximately 100 one-sided pages, an 11 x 40 inch fold-out cross section of the WTF-10 engine, b&w photos of engine parts and many graphs. A proposal for turbofan engines that didn't reach production?Aviation, Jet engine, turbo-fan, Westinghouse$150

Sound Effects U.S. Air Force Firepower m03 U.S. Air Force Sound Effects U.S. Air Force Firepower Audio Fidelity DFS 7012 Good to very good. There are surface scratches. The inner sleeve is good with a little soiling. The outer sleeve is good. A 1 inch by 1/4 inch piece is missing from the middle, left side of the cover. The right bottom and top of the covers have short rips. 1962 12 inch vinyl lp, stereo, sound effects, misc., with a total of 38 tracks with everything from sonic booms to a nuclear bomb explosion on Yucca Flat, Nevada. Aviation, U. S. Airforce. Sound Effects, U.S. Airforce, Aviation, Nuclear Bomb. $20

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