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The Challenge of the Sputniks

By: Witkin, Richard (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0383

Condition: Good+


96 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Covers sunned. A Doubleday Headline Publication. Articles drawn from various sources on how the United States is reacting to the Soviet launch of Sputnik. Provides an interesting look at the public reactions of the day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Flight: Meteorology, Aircraft Instruments, and Navigation A General Survey of Fundamentals of Aviation

By: Wright, Bailey & Dyer, W. E. & Martin, Rex

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Technical Society: 1944

Seller ID: AER0228

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


415 pp. Index. Illus. Spine, corners bumped and rubbed. Pocket at rear is empty. A nice general survey of aviation of the time. Well illustrated, with interesting period photographs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Avro Arrow Story: the Revolutionary Airplane and it's Courageous Test Pilots

By: Zuk, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canmore, Alberta, Canada, Altitude Publishing Canada: 2004

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: AER0279

Condition: Very Good-


142 pp. Photos. Bibliography. Light edgewear. Part of the Amazing Stories series. Describes the design and development of one of the world's foremost fighter aircraft, the people and company behind it, and its tragic end on the scrap heap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Iroquois Rollout, July 22, 1957 : 45 Year Memorial Photo Album

By: Zuuring, Peter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Arrow Alliance Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0079

Condition: New in New dust jacket


96 pp. Photos. Oblong 4to (9 3/4 in. high, 12 in. long). New in the publisher's original shrinkwrap. A magnificent photo essay on the Iroquois engine. Drawn from the Hawker-Siddley photo archives these exceptional high resolution photos detail the assembly, testing and rollout ceremony of this powerful engine. Includes the text of speeches by Walter McLachlan (Orenda President), Air Marshal C. R. Slemon (Chief of Air Staff), and George R. Pearkes (Defence Minister). A book no Arrow buff should be without! View more info

Image for Arrow First Flight, March 25, 1958 : 45 Year Memorial Photo Album

Arrow First Flight, March 25, 1958 : 45 Year Memorial Photo Album

By: Zuuring, Peter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Arrow Alliance Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AER0080

Condition: New in New dust jacket


108 pp. Photos. Oblong 4to (9 3/4 in. high, 12 in. long). New in the publisher's original shrinkwrap. A magnificent photo essay on the first flight of the Avro Arrow. Drawn from the Hawker-Siddley photo archives these exceptional high resolution photos detail the free flight model testing, taxi trials, troubleshooting, and first flight of the Arrow. A book no Arrow buff, or aviation enthusiast should be without! View more info

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The Arrow Scrapbook Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation

By: Zuuring, Peter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Dalkeith, Ontario, Arrow Alliance Press: 1999

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: AER0288

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


270 pp. Photos. Index. Spine bumped. Inscribed and dated by the author. A magnificent study of all aspects of Canada's delta wing supersonic interceptor, from design and contruction to its tragic demise at the hands of the Diefenbaker government. A book no Arrow entusaist should be without! Heavy book. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Author View more info