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              Many a Close Run Thing
               

              Many a Close Run Thing (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Enright, Tom

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              "Planes were rarely seen above the small Central Otago sheep-farming town of Ranfurly in the 1940s. Yet as a young boy, Tom Enright had a fascination with the skies that quickly developed into a longing to become a pilot. He joined the RNZAF as an engineer in 1951, and was sent t ...

              ISBN 9781775541431
              Published 17 June 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              School of Aces: The RAF Training School that Won the Battle of Britain
               

              School of Aces: The RAF Training School that Won the Battle of Britain (Hardback)

              By Goodrum, Alastair

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              This is the fascinating true story of RAF Sutton Bridge. Between 1926 and 1946, the base saw the development and implementation of a training system that turned inexperienced pilots into Top Guns. 525 graduates and staff fought with The Few to win the Battle of Britain.

              ISBN 9781445686172
              Published 15 June 2019 by Amberley Publishing
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              Many a Close Run Thing
                 

              Many a Close Run Thing (EPUB ebook)

              By Enright, Tom

              "Planes were rarely seen above the small Central Otago sheep-farming town of Ranfurly in the 1940s. Yet as a young boy, Tom Enright had a fascination with the skies that quickly developed into a longing to become a pilot. He joined the RNZAF as an engineer in 1951, and was sent t ...

              ISBN 9781775491743
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              Published 17 June 2019 by HarperCollins
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              Sir Alan Cobham: The Flying Legend Who Brought Aviation to the Masses

              Sir Alan Cobham: The Flying Legend Who Brought Aviation to the Masses (Hardback)

              By Cruddas, Colin

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              Much-needed biography of one of aviation's greatest characters, providing an exciting account of a daring man during the formative years of air transportation.

              ISBN 9781526738400
              Published 1 November 2018 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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              51 Lessons from the Sky
                 

              51 Lessons from the Sky (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By McKenzie, Fletcher

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              Learn from the largest air force in the world - the US Air Force. 51 Lessons From The Sky contains stories from USAF pilots and crew who lived to share their stories of air incidents, and close calls.

              ISBN 9780995117013
              Published 24 December 2018
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              The Lion of the RAF: The Extraordinary Life of George Beamish, Second World War Hero and Rugby Star
                

              The Lion of the RAF: The Extraordinary Life of George Beamish, Second World War Hero and Rugby Star (Hardback)

              By McElhinney, Paul; Foreword by McBride, Willie John

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              The incredible true story of Air Marshal Sir George Robert Beamish, KCB, CBE - a man who played rugby for Ireland and the British & Irish Lions before becoming a leading light of the RAF during the Second World War, and a senior commander in the years following the war.

              ISBN 9781445690612
              Published 15 September 2019 by Amberley Publishing
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              Spirit of St Louis Owners' Workshop Manual: Charles A. Lindbergh's famous transatlantic Ryan Monoplane
               

              Spirit of St Louis Owners' Workshop Manual: Charles A. Lindbergh's famous transatlantic Ryan Monoplane (Hardback)

              By Marriott, Leo

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              The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; th ...

              ISBN 9781785211676
              Published 13 December 2018 by Haynes Publishing Group
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              Improving Aviation Performance through Applying Engineering Psychology: Advances in Aviation Psychology, Volume 3
               

              Improving Aviation Performance through Applying Engineering Psychology: Advances in Aviation Psychology, Volume 3 (Hardback)

              Edited by Vidulich, Michael A.; Tsang, Pamela S.

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              This volume is a collection of expanded papers selected from the 19th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (ISAP) that was held May 8-11, 2017.

              ISBN 9781138588639
              Published 26 March 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Women in Aviation
               

              Women in Aviation (EPUB ebook)

              By Hale, Julian

              Amy Johnson and Amelia Earhart may be the most famous trailblazing women within the world of early aviation, but there were many others. From the Wright brothers' sister Katherine, who was awarded the Legion d'honneur, to Mary, Lady Heath, the first woman to pilot a light aircraf ...

              ISBN 9781784423643
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              Published 27 June 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Series Shire Library
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              Spitfire Leader: Robert Bungey DFC, Tragic Battle of Britain Hero
               

              Spitfire Leader: Robert Bungey DFC, Tragic Battle of Britain Hero (Hardback)

              By Newton, Dennis; Bungey, Richard

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              The brilliant career and moving personal story of Battle of Britain Spitfire ace and squadron leader Bob Bungey.

              ISBN 9781445684352
              Published 15 February 2019 by Amberley Publishing
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