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249 At War (Brian Cull)

The authorised History of the RAF's top-scoring fighter squadron of WWII Excellent copy with some..


43 Squadron (J.Beedle)

This book traces the history of this Squadron from it's inception, during 1916; through the aerial s..


A Nation Alone (Arthur Wood)

An original and stunningly evocative account of the Battle of Britain - the most decisive air confli..


Above All Unseen (Edward Leaf)

The RAF's "Photographic and Reconnasissance Units" used a variety of modified, unarmed aircraft duri..


Bader The Man And His Men (Michael G. Burns)

A battle biography of Douglas Bader, one of the most famous fighter aces in aviation history. Emphas..


Battle Over Sussex 1940 (Pat Burgess & Andy Saunders)

Excellent copy with some minor signs of wear due to its use. Otherwise very good reading copy. Same ..


Claims To Fame The Lancaster (Norman Franks)

34 machines that achieved the remarkable goal of 100 or more operations flown during the course of t..


Dennis Hurricane David My Autobiography

Born in Surrey in 1918, Dennis David had a very distinguished war record, both during the Battle for..


Derbyshire Fighter Aces Of World War Two (Barry M. Marsden)

Used like new with some very minor shelf wear. Same or next day despatch from UK dealer...


Dowding and Headquarters Fighter Command (Peter Flint)

The story of HQ Fighter Command at Bentley Priory, under the Air Chief Marshal Dowding. The account ..


Duel Of Eagles (Peter Townsend)

Group Captain Peter Townsend - himself a Battle of Britain pilot - traces the background to the conf..


Fight For The Sky (Douglas Bader)

Some shelf damage to covers and some other small signs of wear due to its use and age. Otherwise sti..


Fighter Command (A.B. Austin)

The full story, from the beginning of the war until the present spring, of the RAF Command which sav..


Fighter Command 1939-45 (Ian Carter)

Drawing on the huge and comprehensive archive held by the Imperial War Museum in London, the author ..


Fighter Command Losses of The Second World War (Norman Franks)

The first in a series of volumes which provide an account of the sacrifices made by RAF Fighter Comm..


Fighter Pilot (Paul Richey DFC)

This wartime memoir by a British pilot who flew in World War II was a bestseller when it was first p..


Fighter Pilot's Summer (Norman Franks & Paul Richey)

A sequel to Fighter Pilot, which was called the greatest book on WWII. Very good copy with some l..


First Flight (Geoffrey Wellum)

The true story of the boy who became a man in the War-torn skies above Britain. In excellent cond..


Flying Colours (Laddie Lucas)

Follow Douglas Bader in his epic journey through the Second World War. In excellent condition wit..


Harvest of Messerschmitts (Dennis Knight)

In this chronicle of the year 1940, the strands of history have been woven together to present a det..


Late Marque Spitfire Aces 1942-45 (Dr Alfred Price)

Osprey's Aircraft of the Aces series combines full colour artwork, the best archival contemporary ph..


Nine Lives (Alan Deere)

The renowned autobiography of New Zealand's most famous RAF pilot who saw action from the Munich Cri..


One Hurricane One Raid (Geoff Raid)

This is a fascinating story of the discovery and subsequent unearthing of a Second World War Hurrica..


RAF Fighter Command 1936-1968 (Norman Franks)

An account of Fighter Command through WWII to its final demise on the rise of nuclear weaponry. E..


RAF Fighter Squadrons In The Battle Of Britain (Anthony Robinson)

Very good copy with some minor signs of wear due to its use. Otherwise excellent reading copy. Same ..


Richard Hillary (David Ross)

The Definitive biography of A battle of Britain fighter pilot and author of the last enemy. Excel..


Sigh For A Merlin (Alex Henshaw)

The Spitfire airplane will be forever linked with the Battle of Britain, although its active service..


Sky Sweepers (A.J Wilson)

The story of Fighter Commands Offensive ops in 1941, spring 1942 and the battle with the German nigh..


Spitfire A Documentary History (Alfred Price)

Good copy with some light wear to dust jacket and small tear to spine with some sun bleaching. Howev..


Spitfire A Test Pilot's Story (Jeffrey Quill)

An exceptional test pilot, Jeffrey Quill took charge of some of the most important military aircraft..


Spitfire Ace (Martin Davidson & James Taylor)

The tie-in to a major Channel 4 series, Spitfire Ace provides a vivid portrait of the few that flew ..


Spitfire Flying Legend (John Dibbs & Tony Holmes)

Excellent copy with some minor signs of wear due to its use. Same or next day despatch from Uk deale..


Spitfire Summer (Peter Haining)

Excellent copy with some very minor signs of wear due to its use. Very good reading copy. Same or ne..


Tale of a Guinea Pig (Geoffrey Page)

Personal drama of an R.A. F Fighter Pilot in air combat during WW2. Special Illustrated edition. ..


Thanks For The Memory (Laddie Lucas)

An outstanding collection of first-hand portraits of some of the great personalities, famous and not..


The Battle Of Britain (Basil Collier)

Good reading or reference copy however some shelf damage and tanned pages due to its age...


The Battle Of Britain (Matthew Parker)

Published to coincide with the anniversary of The Battle of Britain on 15th September 2001, this boo..


The Battle Of Britain (Michael J.F. Bowyer)

Placing the Battle of Britain in a wider perspective, not just Spitfires and Hurricanes, but also lo..


The Battle Of Britain (Roy Conyers Nesbit)

The Battle Of Britain superbly retold by a well known aviation author. Including hundreds of full co..


The Few Summer 1940, The Battle Of Britain (Philip Kaplan)

Used like new. Excellent reading copy. Same or next day despatch from UK dealer...


The Fighter Aces of the RAF (E.C.R Baker)

Good reading copy with some signs of wear due to its use and age. However still good...


The Green Fields And The Sky (Norman J Roberson)

The History of the RAF Cottesmore. In relatively good condition with some signs of wear due to it..


The Means Of Victory

A tribute to the men and woman of bomber command and their leader, Sir Arthur Harris. Very good c..


The Mighty Eighth In Colour (Roger A. Freeman)

First edition. Dust jacket protected by film cover. Very minor shelf damage to corners of hard cover..


The poetry of a fighter pilot (Jim Bailey)

Used like new with some very minor shelf wear...


The Sky Suspended A Fighter Pilot's Story (Jim Bailey)

In 1939, at the age of nineteen, Jim Bailey was conscripted into the RAF to train as a fighter pilot..


The Spitfire Log (Peter Haining)

Fifty years ago, on 6 March, 1936, was born one of the most famous and best loved aeroplanes the wor..


VC's Of The Air (John Frayn Turner)

There were 32 VCs of the air during World War II, yet how many of their names are known today? This ..


Winged Victory (Johnnie Johnson)

The recollections of two Royal Air Force leaders. Excellent copy with some very minor shelf wear ..