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West with the Night
West with the Night
by Beryl Markham
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A new edition of a great, underappreciated classic of our time Beryl Markhams West with the Night is a true classic, a book that deserves the same acclaim and readership as the work of her contemporaries Ernest Hemingway, Antoine de Saint-Exup&... (read more)

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Cruising Attitude: Tales of Crashpads, Crew Drama, and Crazy Passengers at 35,000 Feet
Cruising Attitude: Tales of Crashpads, Crew Drama, and Crazy Passengers at 35,000 Feet
by Heather Poole
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Flying the not-so-friendly skies... In her more than fifteen years as an airline flight attendant, Heather Poole has seen it all. She's witnessed all manner of bad behavior at 35,000 feet and knows what it takes for a traveler to become the most hated... (read more)

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Jet Set: The People, the Planes, the Glamour, and the Romance in Aviation's Glory Years
Jet Set: The People, the Planes, the Glamour, and the Romance in Aviation's Glory Years
by William Stadiem
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William Stadiem is the author of such bestsellers as Mr. S: My Life with Frank Sinatra, Marilyn Monroe Confidential, and Dear Senator: A Memoir by the Daughter of Strom Thurmond, as well as such acclaimed works of social history as Too Rich: The High... (read more)

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Stick and Rudder : an Explanation of the Art of Flying (44 Edition)
Stick and Rudder : an Explanation of the Art of Flying (44 Edition)
by William Langewiesche
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In the early 1940's, Wolfgang Langewiesche wrote a series of articles in Air Facts analyzing the various aspects of piloting techniques. Based on these articles, Langewiesche's classic work on the art of flying was published in 1944. This book explains... (read more)

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101 Things to Do with Your Private Pilot's License
101 Things to Do with Your Private Pilot's License
by Leroy Cook
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* Picks up where flight training ends--shows how to get best performance using tips and tricks not taught in school * Wide-ranging coverage includes flying with family, handling different airport types, test-flying, joining a flying club, and flying for... (read more)

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Fate Is the Hunter
Fate Is the Hunter
by Ernest K Gann
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Ernest K. Gann’s classic memoir is an up-close and thrilling account of the treacherous early days of commercial aviation. In his inimitable style, Gann brings you right into the cockpit, recounting both the triumphs and terrors of pilots who flew... (read more)

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Magnificent Failure: Free Fall from the Edge of Space
Magnificent Failure: Free Fall from the Edge of Space
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Locked in a desperate Cold War race against the Soviets to find out if humans could survive in space and live through a free fall from space vehicles, the Pentagon gave civilian adventurer Nick Piantanidas Project Strato-Jump little notice until May Day,... (read more)

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Aircraft Electricity and Electronics (Aviation Technology Series)
Aircraft Electricity and Electronics (Aviation Technology Series)
by Thomas K Eismin
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One of five texts in Glencoe's Aviation Technology Series, (formerly the Northrop series), Aircraft Electricity and Electronics provides your students with the information they need to perform return-to-service-quality maintenance and repair of aircraft... (read more)

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Wild Blue: Stories of Survival from Air and Space (Adrenaline Classics)
Wild Blue: Stories of Survival from Air and Space (Adrenaline Classics)
by David Fisher
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Wild Blue collects the most gripping accounts of what some would call the greatest achievement of the century: controlled flight. Charles Lindbergh takes readers wing-walking in a barnstorming biplane; Ernest K. Gann describes how the nocturnal spell of... (read more)

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How to Become a Pilot: The Step-By-Step Guide to Flying
How to Become a Pilot: The Step-By-Step Guide to Flying
by Faa
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Updated after 15 years, here is the essential information needed to pass FAA exams for pilot license and advanced certification. "All the knowledge the beginner or intermediate pilot needs."--Aeronautical Journal.270 pages, 10 1/4 x 7 3/4.... (read more)

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Far/ Aim-2013 (13 - Old Edition)
Far/ Aim-2013 (13 - Old Edition)
by Federal Aviation Association
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Adhering to a reputation for excellence, this latest edition of apropos parts of the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) and the Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM) has been fully updated and indexed to clearly reflect all the changes over the past... (read more)

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Flying the Private Pilot Flight Test: A Manual
Flying the Private Pilot Flight Test: A Manual
by Ron Fowler
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Everything a pilot or student pilot needs to know and practice for the private pilot certificate flight test is covered logically and in detail in Flying the Private Pilot Flight Test. This thorough, clearly written manual explains exactly what will be... (read more)

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Dawn Over Kitty Hawk
Dawn Over Kitty Hawk
by Walter J Boyne
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Walter J. Boyne, the world's foremost historian on aviation and the former director of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum, presents this fascinating, historically accurate, fictional account of all the cutthroat personalities who strived to be the... (read more)

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The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
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Flight: A Celebration of 100 Years in Art and Literature
Flight: A Celebration of 100 Years in Art and Literature
by Anne Collins Goodyear
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Published in collaboration with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Flight: A Celebration of 100 Years in Art and Literature is a creative testament to the inspiration which first drove man to reach for the sky and ultimately... (read more)

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20 Hours, 40 Min: Our Flight in the Friendship (National Geographic Adventure Classics)
20 Hours, 40 Min: Our Flight in the Friendship (National Geographic Adventure Classics)
by Amelia Earhart
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Commemorating the 75th anniversary of her first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, "20 Hrs., 40 Min." reintroduces Amelia Earhart--one of the most fascinating figures of the 20th century--to a new generation of readers. 20 photos. Map.... (read more)

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Plane Insanity: A Flight Attendant's Stories of Sex, Rage, and Queasiness at 30,000 Feet
Plane Insanity: A Flight Attendant's Stories of Sex, Rage, and Queasiness at 30,000 Feet
by Elliot Hester
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Make sure your seatbacks and tray tables are in their full upright and locked position for these shocking, bizarre, hilarious, and outrageous stories of airplane travel. Youre belted into a middle seat with burly businessmen on either side. Its ninety... (read more)

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Orbits: 2nd Order Singularity-Free Solutions
Orbits: 2nd Order Singularity-Free Solutions
by Guochang Xu
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The development of the orbits theory lags behind the development of satellite technology. This book provides, for the first time in the history of human satellite development, the complete third order solution of the orbits under all possible... (read more)

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Lessons from the Logbook: Flying Techniques from the Best Teacher of All: Experience
Lessons from the Logbook: Flying Techniques from the Best Teacher of All: Experience
by Ron Fowler
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Piloting techniques on diverse topics are in this collection of stories from an experienced flight instructor's logbook. Ron Fowler accurately states, “our skills of flight either improve or slowly erode, but they rarely remain unchanged.”... (read more)

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You Can Fly!
You Can Fly!
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For those who have always dreamed about flying but didn't know where or how to start — now they can take that long-awaited first step with some guidance. You Can Fly! authors Greg Brown and Laurel Lippert write to those who are considering flight... (read more)

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