Aviation books about Aces, Test Pilots, Aviation Pioneers and Military Greats
This is a hard bound book from a report authored by Major Charles L. Brammeier, USAF while a student at Maxwell Air Force Base Air Command Staff College. It is not intended as a "top of the line" book, but rather, produced for it's content. It is about the 475th Fighter Group. Signed by Harry Brown - 1st 475th Ace
An Illustrated history of fighter aircraft, their origins and evolution. Fokkers, Spitfires, Messerschmitts and many others from WW I & II. Today's Powerful supersonic jets, including F-15 Eagles, MiGs and the Eurofighter. Features Photographs from the Imperial War Museum.
"Air To Air Mustangs & Corsairs" features arguably the two favorite World War II vintage craft. Beautifully designed 10”x12“ coffee-table art books include over 500 color photographs. By: renowed Aviation Photographer, Paul Bowen Signed by Paul
Part of a trilogy covering military action in the last 100 years, this reference text provides a chronology of significant events in 20th-century military aviation, describing not only air action, but also new inventions and first uses.
Describes the campaigns of the Air Commando unit of the United States Air Force in Burma during World War II. Roles of Orde Wingate, Phil Cochran and John Alison, the officers selected by Hap Arnold selected to lead the air commandos; Mystery project meeting; Designation of Cochran's force as the 1st Air Commando group.
The Arado 234 “Blitz,” was flown in bomber and reconnaissance roles. Flying at high speeds, it was almost immune to interception. Just over 200 were built before war’s end. Hans-georg Bätcher flew 658 combat missions in WWII, a record unequaled by any other bomber pilot. The Arado 234 “Blitz”. Signed by: Hansgeorg Batcher
Exciting overview of the World War II battle made famous by the classic movie and book A Bridge Too Far Boots-on-the-ground story of British paratroopers fighting off Germans in Holland during Operation Market Garden Masterly analysis of why the operation failed Draws from the personal experiences of more than 500 participants Written by an accomplished...
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