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Lindbergh

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Macmillan: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUSA703

ISBN: 0333735781

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1070gms, 628 pages, blank endpapers. From one of America's most acclaimed biographers, here at last is the definitive life of one of the most legendary, controversial and enigmatic figures in American history - Charles A. Lindbergh, the first solo pilot to cross the Atlantic non-stop from New York to Paris, in 1927. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marki... View more info

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Murder By Air

By: Johns, Captain W. E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, England, Latimer House Limited: 1951

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: FICYA480

Condition: Fair to Good


Hardcover with blue boards, no dust jacket, third impression, 272pp, 150gms. This is a difficult title to find and is one of the 6 volume Steeley series originally published by Johns between 1936-1939, featuring former WWI pilot turned crime-fighter Deeley Montfort Delaroy (nicknamed Steeley). This is a solid copy with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. An ownership stamp from a previous owner can be found on the half title, title, and first page. Boards are in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear and soiling particularly t... View more info

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Sank the Bismarck, I: Memoirs of a Second World War Navy Pilot

By: Moffat, John (Lieutenant Commander); and Rossiter, Mike

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Corgi Books: 2010

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUK3065

ISBN: 0552159484

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first thus, 294gms, 399 pages. This is the personal story of a carefree young boy, raised in Scotland, growing up to join the Fleet Air Arm. It's the story of a young pilot, living for the moment, facing war, and taking part in one of the most important battles at sea ever fought by Britain and the Royal Navy. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Escape, Evasion and Revenge: The True Story of a German-Jewish RAF Pilot Who Bombed Berlin and Became a POW

By: Stevens, Marc H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: South Yorkshire, England, Pen & Sword Books Ltd: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO217

ISBN: 184884106X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 578gms, 223 pages, white endpapers. This is the story of a heavily conflicted young man, alone in a world that is in the midst of destruction. He is afforded an opportunity to help his persecuted people obtain a small measure of revenge. It is at once a sad yet uplifting tale of thankless and unheralded heroism. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other... View more info

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Life On the Mississippi

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Reader's Digest: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUSA208

ISBN: 08957772752

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with brown cloth boards and gold stamping, first Reader's Digest edition, 910gms, 382 pages, brown endpapers. Life on the Mississippi is a memoir by Mark Twain of his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War, and also a travel book, recounting his trip along the Mississippi River. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Killer Caldwell: Australia's Greatest Fighter Pilot

By: Watson, Jeffrey

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hodder Australia: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS422

ISBN: 0733619290

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 512gms, 282 pages. Clive 'Killer' Caldwell was a natural and brilliant pilot, a superb shot, and born leader. He saw action against the Germans, Italians and Japanese, and remains Australia's greatest ever fighter pilot. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Large pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info