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Kek's and Fokkerstaffels: The Early German Fighter Units in 1915-1916
Kek's and Fokkerstaffels: The Early German Fighter Units in 1915-1916
by Johan Ryheul
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This is the first time that the history of the German Kampfeinsitzer Kommandos have been gathered in a book. This book not only presents the history of these units and their aces, it also acts as a battlefield guide and describes in exhaustive detail the... (read more)

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Intrepid Aviators: The American Flyers Who Sank Japan's Greatest Battleship
Intrepid Aviators: The American Flyers Who Sank Japan's Greatest Battleship
by Gregory G Fletcher
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On the morning of October 24, 1944, in the Sibuyan Sea amidst the Philippine Islands, VT-18, a close-knit squadron of six young American torpedo bomber pilots, departed the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid on a search and destroy mission. Their target: the... (read more)

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September Evening: The Life and Final Combat of the German World War One Ace Werner Voss
September Evening: The Life and Final Combat of the German World War One Ace Werner Voss
by Barry Diggens
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This is the first full-length biography ever written on the life and death of the nineteen-year-old Werner Voss, who was a legend in his own lifetime and the youngest recipient of the Pour le M6rim, Germany's highest award for bravery in WWI. At the time... (read more)

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Echoes of Eagles: A Son's Search for His Father and the Legacy of America's First Fighter Pilots
Echoes of Eagles: A Son's Search for His Father and the Legacy of America's First Fighter Pilots
by Charles Woolley
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-294) and index.... (read more)

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Making of Billy Bishop the First World War Exploits of Billy Bishop, VC
Making of Billy Bishop the First World War Exploits of Billy Bishop, VC
by Brereton Greenhous
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In this explosive new biography, Brereton Greenhous exposes the myth of Canadian pilot Billy Bishop. While his bravery never comes into question, his credibility as a storyteller does. From exaggerations and half-truths to flat-out lies, stories of... (read more)

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5 Minute History: First World War in the Air (5 Minute History)
5 Minute History: First World War in the Air (5 Minute History)
by Anne French
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World War I is often thought of as just being a land war with men entrenched across the Western Front, but this "war to end all wars" was won as much at sea and in the air, as it was on land. This accessible guide takes readers through the... (read more)

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The British Airman of the First World War (Shire Library)
The British Airman of the First World War (Shire Library)
by David Hadaway
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David Hadaway is an aviation enthusiast whose father fought in the Royal Flying Corps and has had several related articles published.... (read more)

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Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power
Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power
by Marc Wortman
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The Millionaires' Unit is the story of a gilded generation of young men from the zenith of privilege: a Rockefeller, the son of the head of the Union Pacific Railroad, several who counted friends and relatives among presidents and statesmen of the day... (read more)

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Aviation Elite Units #17: Spa.124 Lafayette Escadrille: American Volunteer Airmen in World War I
Aviation Elite Units #17: Spa.124 Lafayette Escadrille: American Volunteer Airmen in World War I
by Jon Guttman
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This book tells the story of one of World War Is most famous squadrons, Spa. 124 - the only French squadron made up entirely of American volunteers (save for the commander and executive officer.) Organised in April 1916, the group was successively dubbed... (read more)

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Hostile Skies: A Combat History of the American Air Service in World War I
Hostile Skies: A Combat History of the American Air Service in World War I
by James Hudson
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"The single best treatment of the American Air Service in World War I". -- America and World War I<P>From April to November 1918, the American Air Service grew from a poorly equipped, unorganized branch of the U.S. Expeditionary Forces to a... (read more)

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Luftwaffe Fighter-Bombers Over Britain: The Tip and Run Campaign, 1942-43 (Stackpole Military History)
Luftwaffe Fighter-Bombers Over Britain: The Tip and Run Campaign, 1942-43 (Stackpole Military History)
by Chris Goss
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Chronicles the air war above Britain from March 1942 to June 1943 and includes in-the-cockpit accounts from German and British pilots Assesses offensive and defensive tactics Incorporates hundreds of rarely seen photos As the Battle of Britain came to a... (read more)

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War Over the Trenches: World War I and the Birth of Tactical Air Power
War Over the Trenches: World War I and the Birth of Tactical Air Power
by E R Hooton
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The colossal impact and effect of World War 1 has provided a historical watershed of which almost every aspect has been studied and revised. Yet there is one aspect that has remained an enigma—air power. War Over the Trenches is the first... (read more)

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Horses Don't Fly: The Memoir of the Cowboy Who Became a World War I Ace
Horses Don't Fly: The Memoir of the Cowboy Who Became a World War I Ace
by Frederick Libby
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From breaking wild horses in Colorado to fighting the Red Baron's squadrons in the skies over France, here in his own words is the true story of a forgotten American hero: the cowboy who became our first ace and the first pilot to fly the American... (read more)

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German Knights of the Air: Holders of the Ordre Pour Le Merite
German Knights of the Air: Holders of the Ordre Pour Le Merite
by Terry C Treadwell
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The history of the prestigious award known as The Blue Max.... (read more)

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Barker, V. C.: The Life, Death & Legend of Canada's Most Decorated War Hero
Barker, V. C.: The Life, Death & Legend of Canada's Most Decorated War Hero
by Wayne Ralph
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Lieutenant Colonel William Barker was, arguably, Canada's greatest war hero, and this book finally solves the mystery surrounding his life.... (read more)

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Sagittarius Rising
Sagittarius Rising
by Cecil Lewis
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A memoir by a WWI fighter pilot, with the adventurous spirit of War Horse and the charm of The Little Prince A singular, lyrical book, Sagittarius Rising is at once an exuberant memoir from the Lost Generation and a riveting tale of the early days of... (read more)

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Von Richthofen: The Legend Evaluated
Von Richthofen: The Legend Evaluated
by Richard Tow Bickers
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The author puts the legedary German ace's fighting record into perspective and compares it with other famous fighter pilots of both world wars.... (read more)

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Under the Guns of the Red Baron: Complete Record of Von Richthofen's Victories & Victims in Graphic Detail
Under the Guns of the Red Baron: Complete Record of Von Richthofen's Victories & Victims in Graphic Detail
by Norman Franks
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The aerial triumph by the greatest ace of all time is detailed along with biographical material on the vanquished opponents.... (read more)

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Zeppelins of World War One: The Dramatic Story of Germany's Lethal Airships
Zeppelins of World War One: The Dramatic Story of Germany's Lethal Airships
by Wilbur Cross
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An account of Peter Strasser's politically effective leadership of the German Naval Airship Division and of its bombing attacks upon the Brits. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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Woodhouse's textbook of naval aeronautics
Woodhouse's textbook of naval aeronautics
by Henry Woodhouse
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A reprint of Woodhouse's classic Textbook of naval aeronautics published by The Century Co., 1917. Covers lighter-than-air craft, airplanes, and antiaircraft weapons. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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