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    The Daily Telegraph Military Obituaries Book Three

    David Twiston Davies

    Foreword by Field Marshal the Lord Bramall, KG, GCB, OBE, MC

    David Twiston Davies’s latest, highly entertaining collection of 100 Daily Telegraph military obituaries from the last sixteen years includes those celebrated for their great heroism and involvement in major operations. Others have extraordinary stories barely remembered even by their families. Those featured include Private Harry Patch, the last survivor of those who went ‘over the top’ on the Western Front in 1917 and Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Wilson of the Somaliland Camel Corps who learned he had been awarded a posthumous VC in a prison camp. Colonel Clive Fairweather, who organised the SAS attack on the terrorists who seized the Iranian embassy in London in 1980, also features.

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    Hawker Hurricane Survivors

    Gordon Riley

    With 2015 being the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain – arguably the Hawker Hurricane’s ‘finest hour’ – it is appropriate to tell the story of the surviving Hurricanes from around the world. Building on research originally started thirty years ago, the author has delved into the archives to amass new information – and in the process managed to identify positively one particular Hurricane which had proved elusive for more than forty years.

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    Faster than the Sun (signed by Peter Twiss)

    Peter Twiss

    This is a signed edition by the book’s author, Peter Twiss. 

    This epic account is the story of the record-breaking Fairey Delta, by the man who flew through 1000mph for the first time in history. It reveals the organisation necessary, the lobbying and the tensions and difficulties.

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    Victor Boys (Signed by Tony Blackman)

    Tony Blackman

    This book is signed by the author Tony Blackman.

    The Handley Page Victor was the third of the three V Bombers and the most long lasting, serving in the RAF until 1993, and still doing invaluable service in the first Iraq war. Moreover, in 1982 it was only the Victor tanker fleet based on Ascension Island that made possible the Vulcan Black Buck bombing of Port Stanley airfield and the long-range reconnaissance of Argentina by Nimrods. “Victor Boys” tells the story of all the great things that were achieved, recounted first hand by the operators themselves, aircrew and ground crew.

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    Harrier Boys Volume One (Multi-signed edition)

    Bob Marston

    This book is signed by the author, Bob Marston, and six contributors (Pete Day, Peter Dodworth, Pat King, Gavin Mackay, Ashley Stevenson & Graham Williams).

    In Harrier Boys, Volume One: Cold War Through the Falklands, 1969-1990, Bob Marston, who flew Harriers for many years, draws together accounts from others who worked with this unique jet through its history. The excitement, camaraderie and pride of Harrier operators shine through in the personal stories of those whose lives were changed by their experience of this iconic aircraft, both on land and at sea.

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    Harrier Boys Volume One (Signed by 4 veterans)

    Bob Marston

    This book is signed by the author, Bob Marston, and three contributors (Steve Jennings, Syd Morris & Graham Williams).

    In Harrier Boys, Volume One: Cold War Through the Falklands, 1969-1990, Bob Marston, who flew Harriers for many years, draws together accounts from others who worked with this unique jet through its history. The excitement, camaraderie and pride of Harrier operators shine through in the personal stories of those whose lives were changed by their experience of this iconic aircraft, both on land and at sea.

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    Valiant Boys (signed by 4 veterans)

    Tony Blackman, Anthony Wright

    This book is signed by the authors, Tony Blackman and Anthony Wright, and two of the book’s contributors, Peter Sharpe and Keith Walker. 

    Following on from the success of Victor Boys and Vulcan Boys, Tony Blackman, in collaboration with Anthony Wright, brings you Valiant Boys to complete the V Force set. This is a fascinating collection of personal accounts of operating Britain’s first V bomber by aircrew and ground crew. The book tells the story from the aircraft’s birth taking off from Vickers’ tiny airfield at Wisley near Brooklands to its premature death from fatigue.

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    Phantom Boys (signed by Richard Pike and Roger Colebrook)

    Richard Pike

    This book is signed by author Richard Pike and contributor Roger Colebrook. 

    From Richard Pike, best-selling author of Hunter Boys and The Lightning Boys series comes the newest addition to Grub Street’s popular Boys series; Phantom Boys. Originally developed for the US Navy, this twin-engined supersonic long-range fighter-bomber first flew in the spring of 1958.

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    Fifty Years of Flying Fun (signed by Rod Dean)

    Rod Dean

    This book is signed by its author, Rod Dean. 

    Fifty Years of Flying Fun covers, in a roughly chronological order, over fifty continuous years of flying. With in excess of 7,000 flying hours on 59 different types – and only one aircraft (Spencer Flack’s Mustang) with a working autopilot – Rod gives a clear, and largely humorous, insight into the operation of a cross section of piston and jet engine vintage aircraft and his undoubted fifty years of fun since the first solo on 19 March 1963.

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    Phantom Boys (signed by 3 veterans)

    Richard Pike

    This book is signed by 3 veterans. 

    From Richard Pike, best-selling author of Hunter Boys and The Lightning Boys series comes the newest addition to Grub Street’s popular Boys series; Phantom Boys. Originally developed for the US Navy, this twin-engined supersonic long-range fighter-bomber first flew in the spring of 1958.

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    Hunter Boys (signed by Richard Pike)

    Richard Pike

    This book is signed by the author, Richard Pike. 

    From the highly-successful author of Lightning Boys and Lightning Boys 2, Richard Pike, comes a welcome addition to the ‘Boys’ series, Hunter Boys. A fascinating insight into the experiences and affections of those who flew the iconic Hawker Hunter.

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    Jaguar Boys (signed by multiple contributors)

    Ian Hall

    This book is signed by multiple contributors. 

    In these pages, the Jaguar Boys – pilots, engineer and ground crew – tell of the aircraft’s drawbacks and joys, their sadness at losses, and their pleasure at its development into a readily-deployable and outstandingly-capable fighter-bomber for the post-Cold War era.

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