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  • Tony Blackman Signed Bundle: Nimrod & Test Pilot

    Tony Blackman

    As Christmas approaches we are offering this wonderful bundle of two of our Tony Blackman titles: ‘Nimod: The Rise and Fall’ and ‘Tony Blackman Test Pilot’ at a special price of £20.00! Plus both books have been signed by Tony himself.

    This bundle is available in the UK only.

    £25.98 £20.00
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  • Signed Tony Blackman Bundle: Vulcan Boys & Victor Boys

    Tony Blackman

    As Christmas approaches we are offering this wonderful bundle of two of our most popular Tony Blackman titles in the V-Force series: ‘Vulcan Boys’ and ‘Victor Boys’ at a special price of £35.00! Plus both books have been signed by Tony himself.

    This bundle is available in the UK only.

     

    £40.00 £35.00
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  • Signed Tony Blackman Bundle: Vulcan Boys & Valiant Boys

    Tony Blackman

    As Christmas approaches we are offering this wonderful bundle of two of our most popular Tony Blackman titles in the V-Force series: ‘Vulcan Boys’ and ‘Valiant Boys’ at a special price of £35.00! Plus both books have been signed by Tony himself.

    This bundle is available in the UK only.

     

    £40.00 £35.00
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  • Signed Tony Blackman Bundle: Victor Boys & Valiant Boys

    Tony Blackman

    As Christmas approaches we are offering this wonderful bundle of two of our most popular Tony Blackman titles in the V-Force series: ‘Victor Boys’ and ‘Valiant Boys’ at a special price of £35.00! Plus both books have been signed by Tony himself.

    This bundle is available in the UK only.

    £40.00 £35.00
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  • Signed Tony Blackman 3 Book Bundle: Vulcan Boys, Victor Boys & Valiant Boys!

    Tony Blackman

    As Christmas approaches we are offering this wonderful bundle of three of our most popular Tony Blackman titles: ‘Vulcan Boys’, ‘Victor Boys’ and ‘Valiant Boys’ at a special price of £45.00! Plus all three books have been signed by Tony himself.

    This bundle is available in the UK only.

    £60.00 £45.00
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  • Javelin Boys (signed by Steve Bond & 7 Veterans)

    Steve Bond

    This book has been signed by author Steve Bond, as well as the following veterans: Mel Evans, Peter Day, Bryan Elliott, Malcolm Elliott, Ed Durham, Brian Bullock, and Jack Broughton.

    The Gloster Javelin was the UK’s first line of night and all-weather air defence both at home and in RAF Germany. In the 1950s, when it replaced the Meteor and Venom, this revolutionary bomber/interceptor became the focus of many great stories told here in terrific detail.

    Here, author Steve Bond has interviewed a number of veterans, all with captivating tales of their time on the aircraft. Alongside their anecdotes is a detailed history of this unusual aircraft, accompanied by photography never seen before in print.

    Javelin Boys is bound to appeal to all aviation fans.

    £20.00
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  • Fast Jets and Other Beasts signed by Ian Hall

    Ian Hall

    This product is signed by the author Ian Hall. 

    Over a thirty-two-year military flying career which spanned a period when the RAF regularly replaced its fighter/bombers, Ian Hall had seven front-line flying tours on five different types.

    All these flying tours provide a rich seam of material for incisive, amusing and, sometimes, reflective observations from the cockpit.

    Later, Ian surprised himself somewhat by switching to civil aviation, and the book touches upon the twelve-year experience of a fast jet pilot who became a direct-entry turboprop captain.

    Finally, equipped with pipe and slippers, he reflects on a great life of flying, as well as taking a brief look at the things that keep a retired pilot amused. An ideal read for anyone fascinated by tales of aerial exploits.

     

    £20.00
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  • V Force Boys (signed by authors Tony Blackman and Anthony Wright)

    Tony Blackman & Anthony Wright

    This book has been signed by authors Tony Blackman and Anthony Wright.

    £20.00
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  • A History of the Mediterranean Air War, 1940-1945, Volume One (Signed: 4 Signatures)

    Christopher Shores

    Giovanni Massimello and Russell Guest

    This book is signed by Christopher Shores, Giovanni Massimello, Russell Guest and Frank Olynyk.

    £40.00
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  • Jaguar Boys (signed by Ian Hall & 2 Veterans)

    Ian Hall

    This book is signed by author Ian Hall and two veterans.

    Originally intended as a trainer, the Anglo-French Sepecat jet, equipped with the very latest in weapon-aiming and navigational equipment, eventually became the backbone of the RAF’s tactical strike-attack and recce forces for a decade from the mid-1970s. 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. Then came the Gulf War which signalled the start of a hectic sequence of operational adventures and upgrades for the ‘Boys’ and seasoned veterans tell of action over Iraq and in the Balkans. One of the best-loved of RAF types, the Jaguar commanded a fierce loyalty and affection which shines through in these accounts of an aircraft that will live forever in the memory.

    £20.00
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  • Wimpy (signed by Steve Bond)

    Steve Bond

    This book is signed by author Steve Bond.

    To date there has been a paucity of books on this remarkable aircraft. Among its claims to fame are the following: the only RAF bomber to serve in its original role from first day of war to last, and in every theatre; the first type to bomb Germany; the first type to bomb Berlin; the first type to drop the 4,000lb ‘Cookie’ bomb; and so on. A serious study is well overdue, drawing not just on official documentation but relying greatly on personal accounts and anecdotes from the veterans who were there, both air and ground crew. Operational detail will include, for example, the early bombing campaigns, the switch to main force activity, the use of OTU aircraft and crews on operations, the protection of Atlantic and Mediterranean convoys, and the continued use as bomber and transport aircraft. A worthy tribute, then, replete with original photographs throughout.

    £25.00
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  • Harrier Boys Volume 2 (signed by Bob Marston & 4 veterans)

    Bob Marston

    This book is signed by author Bob Marston and the following veterans:

    • Jonathan Baynton
    • Bernie Scott
    • Simon Turner
    • Mike Harwood

     

    In the second volume of Harrier Boys, as with the first, the history of this remarkable aircraft in service with UK armed forces is illustrated through personal reminiscences of the people who worked with it. The book begins with explanations of the mature concept of operations with the Harrier GR3 in the Cold War. It then progresses through the evolution of Harrier II, starting with the GR5, and updates to the Sea Harrier, while the potential battles to be fought necessitated ever-changing tactics and technology.

    £20.00
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