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Image for Canadians in the Royal Air Force

Canadians in the Royal Air Force

By: Allison, Les.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Altona MB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17286

ISBN: 091921391X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows edge wear, with short tears, chipping and scuffing. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 221 pages; The author has collected stories, anecdotes and facts regarding Canadian pilots who flew for the British during the Second World War. View more info

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Canadians in the Royal Air Force

By: Allison, Les.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Altona MB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18641

ISBN: 091921391X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Signed by Author; DJ shows edge wear, with short tears, chipping and scuffing. ; Signed by the author on the front free end paper as well as an initialled note handwritten by the author also on FFEP. A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 221 pages; The author has collected stories, anecdotes and facts regarding Canadian pilots who flew for the British during the Second World War. View more info

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Memories RCAF, 1941-1945

By: Bracken, H. Dal

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vernon BC, Kettle Valley Publishing Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17778

ISBN: 0968791743

Condition: Very Good+


Signed by Author; Card covers show light shelf wear and corner curl.; Signed by the author on the title page. A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp.; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 190 pages; Bracken tells of his experiences in the RCAF during WWII, the actions he took part in, the places he was stationed and the people he met and served with. B&W photos throughout and a fold-out colour map showing bombing operations targets and routes. View more info

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Big Sky, Little Air Force

By: Christie, Carl A. & Sandy Babcock & Christopher Shelley & Jody Perrun & Jeff Noakes & Leo Pettipas & Dean C. Black & Dixie Dysart & Paul Johnston & Richard Gimblett & W. A. March

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Department of National Defense: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15878

ISBN: 1100529993

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to extremities, some creasing to fore edge of card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; Sic Itur Ad Astra Canadian Aerospace Power Studies Vol #2; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 147 + 146 pages; Contains both English and French text. View more info

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Combat if Necessary but not Necessarily Combat

By: Christie, Carl A. & Sandy Babcock & Christopher Shelley & Jody Perrun & Jeff Noakes & Leo Pettipas & Dean C. Black & Dixie Dysart & Paul Johnston & Richard Gimblett & W. A. March

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Department of National Defense: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18726

ISBN: 1100535438

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to extremities, some creasing of fore edges of card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; Sic Itur Ad Astra Canadian Aerospace Power Studies #3; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 113 +123 pages; Contains both English and French text. View more info

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An Illustrated History of the R.A.F.; Battle of Britain 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition

By: Conyers Nesbit, Roy

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Godalming, Surrey UK, COLOUR LIBRARY BOOKS: 1992

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 16410

ISBN: 0862838142

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Light edge wear and short tears top of the spine of dustjacket ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 320 pages; A very attractive copy of this 15 inch folio edition. Retells the story of the Royal Air Force, from the early days of balloons and experimental flying machines, through the two World Wars, to the Falklands campaign View more info

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RCAF Squadron Histories and Aircraft 1924-1968

By: Kostenuk, Samuel; John Griffin

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Samuel Stevens/ A. M. Hakkert Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17744

ISBN: 0888665776

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Dustjacket shows some edgewear, some creasing & discoloration top front panel of DJ. Light wear to extremities of cloth covered boards. ; DJ in mylar. A tight, bright book. ; Historical publication # 14 Canadian War Museum; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 255 pages; A history of the Royal Canadian Air Force, from it's inception circa 1924 up until the late 1960s. View more info

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Fighter Aircraft Of The 1914-1918 War

By: Lamberton, W. M. & E. F. Cheesman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Letchworth UK, Harleyford Publications Limited: 1961

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 17824

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Price-clipped DJ shows shelf wear, with small tears, light soiling. Previous owner's name stamped inside front board and on FFEP. Some tearing along hinge of title page. Light tape stains base of yellow cloth binding and back pastedown. ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs, drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 223 pages; A very thorough reference volume, describing First World War fighter aircraft from both the Allies and the German-Austrian forces. Black and white photographs are accompanied by scale drawings for each aircraft, plus technical information on engines, p... View more info

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Aircom Canada's Air Force

By: Milberry, Larry

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canav Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18530

ISBN: 0921022050

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by Author; Very light shelf wear on DJ and boards. Gift inscription to previous owner on title page, next to author's inscription to previous owner. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; Color Illustrations; 0.75 x 11 x 8.5 Inches; 191 pages View more info

Image for Sixty Years - The RCAF and CF Air Command 1924-1984

Sixty Years - The RCAF and CF Air Command 1924-1984

By: Milberry, Larry (ed.)

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, CANAV Books: 1984

Edition: 1st; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15587

ISBN: 0969070349

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Author; Boards show some edge wear ; Signed by author on front free end paper. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 480 pages; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. View more info

Image for Gentleman Air Ace - The Duncan Bell-Irving Story

Gentleman Air Ace - The Duncan Bell-Irving Story

By: O'Kiely, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8193

ISBN: 1550170775

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; Bottom corners a little bumped. ; Inscribed by O'Kiely, Duncan Bell-Irving's daughter, on half-title page. DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 216 pages; Bell-Irving was the 1st native-born Canadian to become an air ace in WWI and went on to do elite pilot training. His influential family sent seven members to serve during the war. "At the outbreak of the war, all six of the wealthy Bell-Irving brothers joined up and were sent overseas. Duncan served with the infantry in the trenches in France, before transferring to the R... View more info

Image for Lancaster - The Story of a Famous Bomber

Lancaster - The Story of a Famous Bomber

By: Robertson, Bruce

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Hertfordshire, UK, Harleyford Publications Limited: 1977

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 17825

ISBN: 0900435100

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows worn, with tears and chipping, light soiling. Previous owner's name stamped on inside front board and FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs, drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 216 pages; This shows the evolution of the Lancaster bomber from the pre WWII Manchester, through the war years and the important role the Mk IV and V played and into the post war years and its various incarnations. At the back is a log of the individual planes with one line histories. Many photographs and drawings of the planes, crews and others... View more info

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404 Squadron History

By: Sniderhan, Mike

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Craig Kelman And Associates, Ltd: 1991

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 18133

ISBN: 0969401310

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's purchase notes on copyright page. ; Numbered 949/1000 in gilt on front cloth covered board. A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 121 pages; This was written in honour of the 50th Anniversary of the 409 (Buffalo Squadron) in 1991. It was formed in 1941 as a Coastal Fighter Squadron and saw action on several fronts during WWII. After the war it was reformed as a Maritime Patrol Squadron. View more info

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Hands to Flying Stations; A Recollective History of Canadian Naval Aviation

By: Soward, Stuart E.

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Neptune Developments: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11485

ISBN: 0969722907

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; Only slight wear head of DJ spine, gift notation on FFEP ; Author inscription on half title page. DJ in Mylar ; Volume 1 1945-1954; 340 pages View more info

Image for Canadian Airmen and the First World War

Canadian Airmen and the First World War

By: Wise, S.F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18161

ISBN: 0802023797

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Cloth boards show light edge wear. Dust jacket has some edge wear & light creasing ; A bright, solid book, Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A number of fold-out maps throughout ; The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force #1; B&W and Color Photographs, Maps; 9.90 X 6.90 X 2.40 inches; 771 pages; The first of three volumes of the Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force, this book provides the definitive story of Canadian airmen in World War I and, moreover, a revisionist account of the war in the air.Organized topically, this volume begins with an overview of military ... View more info