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Books - Comics

Collection of books and comics on aviation theme

Airlife's Airliners Vol 8 - Airbus A300
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Book - Airlife's Airliners Vol 8 - Airbus A300 Airbus A.300 Chapters in this book: 1.Background and evolution 2.Design and production 3.technical Specification 4.In Service 5.Airline Operators 6.Accidents and Incidents 7.Production History 8.Chronology - 'langage'
€48.34
Aircraft of the Aces n52 - Sopwith Camel Aces of WWI
Book - Aircraft of the Aces n52 - Sopwith Camel Aces of WWI Responsible for destroying 1294 enemy aircraft between June 1917 and November 1918, the Camel was the most successful fighting scout employed by either side in terms of the sheer number of victories that it scored. The Camel was renowned for its sensitivity and need for skill and experience, and casualties amongst pilots undergoing training on the type were very high. More than 5490 examples were constructed, and this book covers its combat use on the Western Front, in Palestine, on the Italian front, in the Home Defence role in the UK and in Russia. - 'langage'
€36.96
Dieudonn COSTES - 1892/1973
Book - Dieudonn COSTES - 1892/1973 Premire biographie du vainqueur de lAtlantique qui, en 1930, aprs Lindbergh, boucle la boucle en ralisant la traverse impossible, bravant les vents contraires. - 'langage'
€22.31
Avions n17 - Les Pertes des BF-110 en France 39-40
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Book - Avions n17 - Les Pertes des BF-110 en France 39-40 Hors Srie Avions n17 Rarement voque, laction des groupes de Zerstrer fut pourtant importante pendant la campagne de France et durant la clbre Bataille dAngleterre. Les pertes des units en tmoignent. Un travail original et compltement indit. - 'langage'
€27.42
Battle Colors: Insignia and Aircraft Markings of the 8thAF
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Book - Battle Colors: Insignia and Aircraft Markings of the 8thAF Air Force during World War II. This volume focuses on all forty-eight Bomb Groups comprising the Eighth and features color illustrations depicting the evolution of all fuselage, wing and tail markings assigned to the individual units. Details concerning the proper size, placement, color and configuration of all tactical markings of U.S. Bomber Command are addressed. Group and squadron combat insignia as well as airfield location maps for each unit are also depicted. All bombardment units incorporated within the Eighth are indexed and easily cross-referenced by squadron, group, wing and division assignments. Additionally, all major components comprising the Eighth have been organized into quick reference organizational flow
€165.00
British Fighter Units Western front 1914-16 - Airwar 14
Book - British Fighter Units Western front 1914-16 - Airwar 14 This book traces the combat history of British fighter units. Major aircraft types are all covered, and their missions detailed. Aircraft markings and aircrew uniforms are shown in full color illustrations. - 'langage'
€25.50
Cases Dparts
Book - Cases Dparts Transitoire et impersonnel, l'aroport appartient tout le monde. Les dix histoires de Cases Dpart s'intressent des personnages imaginaires, qui s'approprient pour un instant un fragment de cet endroit de passage, en y injectant ici une once d'humour, l un poil de posie. Les pomes et scnarios mettent en scne les protagonistes inattendus et le quotidien de ce lieu que le voyageur traverse, qu'il devine plus qu'il ne connait. Le livre est dcoup en tranches horaires, pour raconter une journe imaginaire dans un aroport : 10 horaires pour 10 histoires. - 'langage'
€18.96
Aircraft of the Aces n61 - "Twelve to One" V Fighter Command
Book - Aircraft of the Aces n61 - "Twelve to One" V Fighter Command This volume details the experiences of 107 elite American aces in combat against the Japanese. The highest scoring US pilots of World War 2 fought against the Japanese Army Air Force and Imperial Japanese Navy over the jungles of New Guinea and the Philippines. Flying P-38s and P-47s, men such as Dick Bong and Thomas McGuire won the Medal of Honor for their successes in combat in 1943-45. Twelve to One is a rare document that details the tricks of the trade employed by these men. This volume also includes biographies of the men whose tips for aerial combat make up the text, and the V Fighter Command Manual. - 'langage'
€39.78
Antonin Brocard
Book - Antonin Brocard Il est souvent difficile dtre "le fils de" Pierre Brocard est le "fils du" gnral Antonin Brocard, qui la gloire arienne aurait de toute manire t acquise sil tait rest au grade de commandant sous lequel le connaissent tous ceux qui prouvent de lintrt pour lui, pour ce pilote de grande classe, cet entraneur dhommes, ce fondateur, cet initiateur et, oserions-nous dire, ce dcouvreur de talents puisque cest chez lui quest clos et que sest dvelopp larchange de la chasse franaise : Guynemer. Qui dit Brocard pense dabord - ou enfin ? - "Cigognes". La plus brillante et la plus clbre des escadrilles de cette poque, dont lemblme se dtache encore aujourdhui sur les jets de chasse aprs avoir t peint sur les Spad et autres biplans. Brocard tait une telle
€56.88
Aviation Elite Units 11 - 303rd Bombardment Group
Book - Aviation Elite Units 11 - 303rd Bombardment Group The first title in the Elite Units series to deal with an American bombardment group, this title focuses on the 303rd BG, dubbed the 'Hells Angels.' One of the very first B-17 units assigned to the newly created Eighth Air Force in England in September 1942, the 303rd was in the vanguard of the daylight bombing campaign through to VE-Day. Awarded a Distinguished Unit Citation in January 1944, the 303rd also had two of its aircrewmen presented with the Medal of Honor, Americas ultimate military decoration. Brian O Neill brings the group's colourful combat history to life with a mix of first-hand accounts, raw statistics and concise mission narrative. - 'langage'
€20.82
Aviation Elite Units 2 - 56th Fighter Group
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Book - Aviation Elite Units 2 - 56th Fighter Group One of the first Thunderbolt groups to see action in the European Theatre of Operations (ETO) with the US Army Air Forces, the 56th Fighter Group (FG) was also the only fighter unit within the Eighth Air Force to remain equipped with the mighty P-47 until wars end. Led by the inspirational Hub Zemke, this group was responsible for devising many of the bomber escort tactics employed by VIII Fighter Command between 1943 and 1945. By VE-Day the 56th FG had shot down 100 more enemy aircraft than any other group in the Eighth Air Force, its pilots being credited with 677 kills during 447 missions. The exploits of this elite fighter unit are detailed in this volume together with photographs, their aircraft profiles and insignia. - 'langage'
€39.78
Eagles Illustrated : Allies in the Pacific
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Book - Eagles Illustrated : Allies in the Pacific An exciting new book written and illustrated by Thomas A. Tullis continues in his series of profile books. Vol. 2 presents forty pages of full color illustrations of Allied aircraft flown during WWII in the Pacific Theatre. - 'langage'
€53.84