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            The Harrier Story

            The Harrier Story (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By March, Peter R.

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            The 'Jump-jet' was the world's first vertical/short take-off and landing operational jet aircraft (VSTOL). Developed using the revolutionary Pegasus engine, the Harrier has served the RAF and US Marine Corps well for over 30 years. This work tells the story from tentative hoverin...g by the Hawker P1127 in 1960 to the Harrier GR9 and AV-8B warplanes.
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            ISBN 9780750944878
            Released NZ 22 Apr 2010
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Hurricane Story
              

            The Hurricane Story (Mixed media product / Mixed Media, Contains 1 Hardback and 1 DVD video)

            By March, Peter R.

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            The Hurricane Story follows the development of the Hurricane from fighter to bomber and from ship- bourne fighter to groundattack specialist, continuing the tale from the Battle of Britian to the end of the Second World War.

            ISBN 9780752457277
            Released NZ 22 Apr 2010
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Battle Zone Normandy: Orne Bridgehead

            Battle Zone Normandy: Orne Bridgehead (Hardback, UK ed.)

            By Clark, Lloyd

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            Starting with an examination of 6th Airborne Division, its plan and the German opposition, the author provides an overview of British operations east of the River Orne from the initial landings in the early hours of 6th June 1944 to the capture of Breville seven days later.

            ISBN 9780750930093
            Released NZ 26 Feb 2004
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Battle Zone Normandy
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            The Art of RAF Display Flying: A History
             

            The Art of RAF Display Flying: A History (Hardback)

            By Atkins, Elliot

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            A photographic history book, which looks at different aspects of RAF display flying. This book traces the history of such events from their early days.

            ISBN 9780752445236
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2008
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            607 Squadron: A Shade of Blue

            607 Squadron: A Shade of Blue (Paperback, UK ed.)

            By Dixon, Robert

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            The story of 607 Squadron

            ISBN 9780752445311
            Released NZ 8 Jul 2008
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            Tornado: A History
             

            Tornado: A History (Paperback)

            By Foster, Peter R.

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            Concentrates on Tornado Reconnaissance, looking at the two squadrons, II(AC) and XII, the systems they employed, and their worth to the overall structure, interspersed with personal tales of front line operations. This book explains the concept of the internal recce system, TIRRS... and covers the replacement systems JRP and Raptor.
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            ISBN 9780752445144
            Released NZ 18 Mar 2008
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            German Warplanes of World War II
             

            German Warplanes of World War II (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Chant, Chris

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            This text is a comprehensive look at the military aircraft that flew for the Luftwaffe in World War II, it covers all aspects, including details on design, development history, service records as well as performance and crew members.

            ISBN 9781862271289
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2000
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            Surviving the Skies: A Night Bomber Pilot in the Great War
             

            Surviving the Skies: A Night Bomber Pilot in the Great War (Paperback)

            By Bamford, Joe

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            Captain Stephen Wynn Vickers joined the Cheshire Regiment in August 1914, but after being badly wounded he remustered to the RFC. While other young pilots were killed on injured almost as soon as they got their wings, Vickers survived numerous crash and forced landing. This is hi...s story.
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            ISBN 9780752476841
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            Belle of the Brawl: Letters Home from a B-17 Bombardier
             

            Belle of the Brawl: Letters Home from a B-17 Bombardier (Paperback)

            By Best, Gary A.

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            This wartime biography follows the life of a Second World War B-17 bombardier from the beginning of the war to its conclusion. Based on the 150 letters the airman, Fred Lull, wrote home to his mother, much of the horrors of what he experienced off the wing of his plane, aircraft ...destroyed, dismemberment by flak, go unshared.
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            ISBN 9780752464688
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2011
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            Cavalry of the Clouds

            Cavalry of the Clouds (Hardback)

            By Sweetman, John

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            Extensively researched and handsomely illustrated with contemporary photographs, Cavalry of the Clouds is an essential reference work for any student of military history.

            ISBN 9780752455037
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2010
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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