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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
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Valiant Boys: True Tales from the Operators of the UK's First Four-Jet Bomber

            Valiant Boys: True Tales from the Operators of the UK's First Four-Jet Bomber (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Blackman, Tony; Wright, Anthony

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            Following on from the success of Victor Boys and Vulcan Boys, Tony Blackman, in collaboration with Anthony Wright, brings you Valiant Boys to complete the V Force set. This is a fascinating collection of personal accounts of operating Britain's first V bomber by aircrew and groun ...

            ISBN 9781911621249
            Published 1 June 2019 by Grub Street
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Jet Age
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            For All Mankind
             

            For All Mankind (EPUB ebook – Main)

            By Hurt, Harry

            Updated with a new introduction by the author for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, For All Mankind is both an extraordinary adventure story and an important historical document.Between December 1968 and December 1972, twenty-four men captured the imagination of ...

            ISBN 9781611859102
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            Published 18 July 2019 by Atlantic Books
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            Nimrod Boys: True Tales from the Operators of the RAF's Cold War Trailblazer

            Nimrod Boys: True Tales from the Operators of the RAF's Cold War Trailblazer (Hardback)

            By Blackman, Tony; With Kennedy, Joe

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            Nimrod Boys is a complementary book to Nimrod Rise and Fall from acclaimed author Tony Blackman. It is a collection of over forty first-hand accounts of operating the Nimrod, an aircraft which was a trailblazer in the Cold War RAF.

            ISBN 9781911621270
            Published 30 April 2019 by Grub Street
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Propeller under the Bed: A Personal History of Homebuilt Aircraft
             

            The Propeller under the Bed: A Personal History of Homebuilt Aircraft (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bjorkman, Eileen A.

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            On July 25, 2010, Arnold Ebneter flew across the country in a plane he designed and built himself, setting an aviation world record for aircraft of its class. He was eighty-two at the time and the flight represented the culmination of a dream he'd cultivated since his childhood i ...

            ISBN 9780295746081
            Published 12 August 2019 by UNIVERSITY OF WAIKATO - LAW
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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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            A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

            A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts (Paperback)

            By Chaikin, Andrew

            • RRP: $32.00
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            Through the windows of the slowly turning spacecraft they looked out at the place where the sun had once been, and there was the moon- a huge, magnificent sphere bathed in the eerie blue light of earthshine, each crater rendered in ghostly detail.'The race to the moon was won spe ...

            ISBN 9780241363157
            Published 18 June 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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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

            • RRP: $69.99
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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
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Boron-Based Fuel-Rich Propellant: Properties, Combustion, and Technology Aspects
             

            Boron-Based Fuel-Rich Propellant: Properties, Combustion, and Technology Aspects (Hardback)

            Edited by Pang, WeiQiang

            • $261.00
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            Boron-based Fuel-Rich Solid Rocket Propellant Technology is a professional book that systematically introduces the latest research progress for boron-based fuel rich solid propellants. It covers surface modifications, coating and agglomerating techniques, granulation, and charact ...

            ISBN 9780367141660
            Published 20 May 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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