Autobiography & Biography

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  • War Amongst The Clouds

    Air Vice-Marshal Hugh Granville White

    Group Captain Chris Granville White

    This is a personal account written by a man reflecting on his time as a young pilot with the Royal Flying Corps in France during the First World War, who eventually became an ace. It is a story of survival against the odds at a time when the conduct of air operations depended so much on individual skills, innovation, courage – and luck.

    £20.00
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  • Gallantry In Action

    Norman Franks

    The range of airmen who received the DFC and Two Bars, cover most of the ambit of WWII operations, be they fighter pilots, bomber pilots, night-fighter aircrew, aircrew navigators, engineers, etc, or reconnaissance pilots. Each has interesting stories, proving, if proof be needed, their gallantry in action.

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  • Oswald Boelcke

    RG Head

    Oswald Boelcke was Germany’s first ace in World War One with a total of forty victories. His character, inspirational leadership, organisational genius, development of air-to-air tactics and impact on aerial doctrine are all reasons why Boelcke remains an important figure in the history of air warfare.

    In this definitive biography RG Head explores why Oswald Boelcke deserves consideration as the most important fighter pilot of the 20th century and beyond; but also for setting the standard in military aviation flying. This book will appeal to enthusiasts of the German air force, military aviation in general and World War One in particular.

    £14.00
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  • Vulcan Boys

    Tony Blackman

    £12.99
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  • Victor Boys

    Tony Blackman

    Garry O'Keefe

    £12.99
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  • Valiant Boys

    Tony Blackman

    Anthony Wright

    £12.99
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  • Jaguar Boys

    Ian Hall

    £12.99
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  • Javelin Boys (Signed by Steve Bond and 2 contributors)

    Steve Bond

    Aeroplane magazine’s ‘Book of the Month’ (December 2017)

    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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  • Helicopter Boys (signed)

    Richard Pike

    These copies have been signed by author Richard Pike!

    £20.00
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  • Lightning Boys Paperback (signed)

    Richard Pike

    These copies have been signed by author Richard Pike!

    £12.99
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