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Image for Almost Heaven The Story of Women in Space

Almost Heaven The Story of Women in Space

By: Kevles, Bettyann Holtzmann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0145

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


280 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Describes the women who have succeeded in the ultra difficult, ultra competitve world of space trave, from Valentina Teeshkova and Sally Ride through to the present. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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And I Shall Fly

By: Leigh, Z. Lewis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, CANAV Books: 1989

Seller ID: AER0082

Condition: Very Good+


212 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. The fascinating story of the flying career of this McKee Trans-Canada Trophy winner, spanning Canadian aviotion from early bush flying through the post-war development of RCAF transport command. View more info

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And I Shall Fly

By: Leigh, Z. Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, CANAV Books: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: AER0083

Condition: Very Good+


212 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Inscribed by author on title page. Letter to recipient from a mutual friend laid in. The fascinating story of the flying career of this McKee Trans-Canada Trophy winner, spanning Canadian aviotion from early bush flying through the post-war development of RCAF transport command.; Signed by Author View more info

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Off the Planet Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir

By: Linenger, Jerry M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Mcgraw-Hill: 2000

Seller ID: AER0104

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


259 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. The personal account of one of the few American astronauts to spend time on the Russian space station Mir, chronicling the day-to-day strugle to stay alive in the face of failing equipment and an uncaring bureaucracy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Harrier in Action Aircraft Number 58

By: Linn, Don

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Carrollton, Texas, Squadron Signal Publications: 1982

Seller ID: AER0322

ISBN: 0897471393

Condition: Very Good-


50 pp. Photos, drawings. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Illustrated by Don Greer. Publication number 1058.; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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The Gliders

By: Lloyd, Alan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Arrow Books: 1989

Seller ID: AER0112

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


208 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light spine crease. Covers slightly foxed. A fascinating look at the little known use of gliders in combat, from their early development in Germany, through the use in Hitler's conquest of Europe, and the Allied employment in Sicily, Normandy, and Arnhem. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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United States Civil & Military Aircraft for 1958

By: Longo, Robert R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wichita, Kansas, The Robert R. Longo Company: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0285

Condition: Good+


230 pp. Index. Photos. Edgewear, corners worn. Small tear to top edge of spine. Includes specifications and performance information for most arcraft that will be buit under an ATC or for the US military. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Wellington in Action Aircraft Number 76

By: Mackay, Ron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carrollton, Texas, Squadron/Signal Publications: 1986

Seller ID: AER0368

ISBN: 0897471830

Condition: Very Good-


50 pp. Photos. Drawings. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Colour illustrations by Don Greer, illustrations by Joe Sewell. Prev owner has placed small marks on 3 pages, possibly against the aircraft that he was associated with. Book: Aircraft Number 76.; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall View more info

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Altimeter Rising My 50 Years in the Cockpit

By: MacNutt, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Abbotsford, British Columbia, Self Published: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: AER0356

ISBN: 0968762700

Condition: Very Good-


208 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Fascinating accounts of 50 years flying 67 different types of aircraft throughout the world. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Voyageurs of the Air A History of Civil Aviation in Canada 1858-1967

By: Main, J. R. K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Transport, Canada: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0152

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


397 pp. Photos. Endpaper maps. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Jacket Brodart protected. Usual library stamps and markings. A comprehensive look at Canadian aviation, from early ballooning and first flights, through air transport and bush flying, to manufacturing, research, and aerial surveying. Heavy book. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Northrop Flying Wings

By: Maloney, Edward T.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Corona Del Mar, California, World War II Publications: 1988

Edition: Revised Edition; Fifth Printing

Seller ID: AER0414

ISBN: 0915464004

Condition: Very Good-


Unpaginated. Photos. Drawings. Fold-outs. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A fascinating look at Northrup's flying wing design program. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Flying on the Edge Bush Flying in Newfoundland & Labrador

Flying on the Edge Bush Flying in Newfoundland & Labrador

By: Manion, Gene

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 2009, DRC Publishing: 2010

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: AER0293

ISBN: 1926689054

Condition: Very Good


366 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Inscribed and dated by the author on the inside front cover. A fascinating account of the authors experiences, and the people he met, while running a small airline business in Newfoundland and Labrador fom 1961 to 2000. Cover art by Don Connolly. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Historical Society Journal Vol. 49 No. 3 Fall 2011

Canadian Aviation Historical Society Journal Vol. 49 No. 3 Fall 2011

By: March, Bill (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Aviation Historical Society: 2011

Seller ID: AER0272

Condition: Very Good


48 pp. Light edgewear. Major articles in this issue: Shenstone: An Unparalleled Career; Canadian Pacific Airlines: The Four Cultures; The 2011 CAHS Convention; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Canadian Aviation Historical Society Journal Vol. 49 No. 4 Winter 2011

By: March, Bill (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Aviation Historical Society: 2011

Seller ID: AER0273

Condition: Very Good


48 pp. Light edgewear. Major articles in this issue: The Birth of the DHC-6; Big Webbed Feet: Floats for Twin Otters; Impartiality and Peacekeeping; The Loss of Twin Otter 13807; The 400 is Here: Viking's Phoenix on the Rise; Under Arctic Skies: 440 Transport & Rescue Squadron ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Wings Over Europe: Eleven Countries in 19 Hours

By: Marcuse, Bernhard

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, Self Published: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: AER0090

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


22 pp. French flaps. In original glassine wrapper. Inscribed by author. Number 113 of a limited edition of 200 copies. Booklet has light edgewear. Glassine cover has small tears, small portion missing along lower front edge. An account of an aviation journey through 11 countries in Europe, comprising 19 hours of actual flying. Describes his flying experience, airplanes flown in, and their registration.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Aerospace Pathology

By: Mason, J. K. & Reals, W. J. (Eds. )

Price: $575.00

Publisher: Chicago, College of American Pathologists Foundation: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0167

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


229 pp. Charts, photos. Spine, corners bumped. Light wear to boards. Gift note on front endpaper. 23 articles on various specific medical aspects of aircraft accidents. Article list available on request. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Image for Air Aces The Lives and Times of Twelve Canadian Fighter Pilots

Air Aces The Lives and Times of Twelve Canadian Fighter Pilots

By: McCaffery, Dan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, James Lorimer & Company: 1990

Seller ID: AER0202

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


234 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Pages tanning. Biographys of a dozen noted Canadian fighter pilots from the First and Second World Wars and Korea. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Anvil of the Gods Modern Airplanes Versus Violent Storms

Anvil of the Gods Modern Airplanes Versus Violent Storms

By: McClement, Fred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0418

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Photos. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears, price-clipped. A study of the power of storms and their effects on aircraft. ; Airmen & Aircraft; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Human Factors in Air Transportation Occupational Health and Safety

By: McFarland, Ross A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0169

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


830 pp. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Prev owner's stamp on inside covers (Institute of Aviation Medicine, RCAF Toronto). A detailed study of airline operations from the perspective of aviation medicine. Heavy book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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The Mosquito Log

By: McKee, Alexander

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Futura Publications: 1989

Seller ID: AER0113

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


255 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light spine crease. The inside story of the most versatile twin-engined ariplane of the Second World War. Designed with metal shortages in mind, this marvellously versatile aircraft, built from New Zealand beech wood and ply, was rightfully dubbed 'The Wooden Wonder'. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info