|Gunston, Bill, Capt E.Chemel & others. CHRONICLE OF AVIATION -||£20.00|
|J.L.Publishing, 1st 1992; 30 x 24cm, 984pp, f.illus (photos, many col; poster pictures, maps, drgs); fine inc d/w. A "year-by-year" review of world aviation history. First published in France: this English edn is a completely revised version; should replace all the aviation encyclopedias you have ever owned! Throughly researched and superbly presented.|
|Gunston,Bill ATTACK AIRCRAFT OF THE WEST -||£8.00|
|Ian Allan 1st, 1974; 271pp, 11 photos; near fine inc d/w. Types inc the Buccaneer, Harrier, TSR 2, Jaguar, F 111, Skyhawk, Corsair & A 10.|
Gunston, B MODERN COMBAT AIRCRAFT ill - from fighters to battlefield helicopters. Octopus 1st, 1983; 31 x 25cm, 80pp, f.illus (all col); fine.
|Mostly recent types but some WW 1 & WW 2.|
Gunston. Bill. A CENTURY OF FLIGHT - Trodd 1st, 1988; 31x24cm, 256pp, f.illus, some colour; fine, vg d/w.
|Well illustrated review.|
|Gunston, Bill FIGHTER! - a pictorial history of international fighter aircraft.||£8.00|
|Parragon 1998 reprint (from 1997 1st); 30 x 24cm, 96pp, pictorial; near fine inc d/w.|
|Gurney, Gene FIVE DOWN AND GLORY - A history of the American air ace.||£12.00|
|Putnams 1st, 1958; 302pp, 45 photos, lists of aces, combat victories etc, biblio; nr fine. Appendices giving potted histories of the "Congressional Medal of Honour Aces".|
Gurney, Col. Gene VIETNAM: THE WAR IN THE AIR - A Pictorial History of the U.S. Air Forces in the Vietnam War: S & J 1st, 1985; 27 x 21cm, 277pp, f.illus (photos and maps, some colour), fine inc d/w.
Guttery, Wg Cdr T.E THE SHUTTLEWORTH COLLECTION - Shuttleworth Collection 3rd 1969;, 158pp, f.illus (photos); glossary; fine inc d/w.
|A good picture of how the famous collection was in the 1970s.|
|Guyton, Boone T. AIR BASE - Whittlesey House USA 7th printing of 1st, 1941; 295pp, photos; nr fine in protected d/w.||£25.00|
|Personal memoirs of training for carrier-based operations in the USA, shortly before WW 2; this edn carries a brief "Note for the second printing" mentioning Pearl Harbour and the entry of the USA into the war. The colour d/w shows fighters like Grumman F4F but marked F2F and with a forward firing gun in the cockpit! Fictional style - is this book fiction? Or fiction based on fact? Perhaps someone can advise me?|
|Gwynn- Jones, Terry THE AIR RACERS - Aviation's golden era 1909-1936.||£15.00|
|Pelham Books 1984; 32x23cm, 224pp, f.illus; near fine inc d/w. Includes some of the long-distance record flights and Schneider Trophy races.|
Hadar,Moshe & Major Yehuda Ofer HEYL HA'AVIR - THE ISRAEL AIR FORCE - Ministry of Defence, Israel c1970; 30x26cm, f.illus (some col) English translations of captions & text; fine, torn d/w.
|Haddon, Harvey, & Wolff. THE MODERN WORLD BOOK OF FLYING - Sampson Low, c1950; 27 x 22cm, 125pp, f.illus; vg, good d/w||£5.00|
|Hadley, Dunstan ONLY SECONDS TO LIVE - Pilots' tales of the Stall and the Spin.||£7.50|
|Airlife 1st, 1997; 208pp, 33 photos, many diags; damp-marks to base of cloth & inside dw, o/w near fine. .An assembly of accounts by many writers and testers of the problems with different aircraft in these aspects.|
|Halley, James J. THE ROLE OF THE FIGHTER IN AIR WARFARE -||£7.50|
|Jenkins 1st, 1978; 25 x 19cm, 152pp, f.illus (some col 3-view drgs, photos); near fine, good d/w .Covers period WW 1 to date.|
|Hallion, Richard P. STRIKE FROM THE SKY - the history of battlefield air attack, 1911-1845. Airlife 1st, 1989; 323pp, 94 photos, extensive notes & biblio; fine inc d/w.||£16.00|
|A serious but readable study.|
Halpenny, Bruce B. ENGLISH ELECTRIC CANBERRA - The History & Development of a Classic Jet. Pen & Sword 1st, 2005; 216pp, f.illus inc col side views; fine inc d/w
|Good type history.|
Hamilton-Paterson, James EMPIRE OF THE CLOUDS - Whwn Britain's Aircraft ruled the World. Faber 1st, 2010; 288pp, 25 photos, notes & biblio; fine inc d/w
|British aeronautical products in the 10 years after the end of WW 2 and through the 1950s - and how the lead was lost.|
Handley Page Ltd FORTY YEARS ON 1909-1949 - HP Ltd 1949; 28x22cm landscape; 96pp, f.illus; vg.
|Shows H P aircraft from beginning to date of publication.|
|Hanna, Ray RED ARROWS -||£8.00|
|Balfour, nd; 31 x 23cm, 175pp, near-pictorial (much col); vg, v torn d/w. Brief description of earlier formation aerobatic teams plus the Gnat Arrows.|
|Harding, Stephen U.S. ARMY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1947 - An illustrated directory.||£12.00|
|Airlife 1st, 1990; 273pp, f.illus; fine inc d/w|
|Hardy M.J. SEA, SKY AND STARS - An illustrated history of Grumman Aircraft.||£15.00|
|A & A.P. 1st, 1987; 25 x 20cm, 160pp, f.illus, type data list; fine inc d/w.|
|Harker, Ronald W. ROLLS-ROYCE FROM THE WINGS - Military Aviation 1925-71. Oxford 1st, 1976; 25 x 17cm, 168pp, f.illus; fine, vg d/w.||£12.00|
|Good picture of the involvement of R-R in support of the aircraft industry & the RAF, especially in WW 2.|
Harkins, Hugh TORNADO - Air Defence variant protecting Britain's skies
|Pentland Press 1st, 1995; 184pp, many photos, individual aircraft histories; fine inc d/w|
|Harper,Harry MAN'S CONQUEST OF THE AIR -||£6.50|
|Gifford 1st, 1942; 19 x 13cm, 206pp, 6 illus; near fine. Brief history of flying from beginning to WW 2.|
Hawks, Ellison BRITISH SEAPLANES TRIUMPH IN THE INTERNATIONAL SCHNEIDER TROPHY CONTESTS - Real Photographs, 1945; 80pp, f.illus; vg, sl torn d/w.
|An account of the Schneider series, mainly describing the 1929 & 1931 events won by the Supermarine seaplanes. Also card-cover edn, vg - £18.|
Hayes, David THE LOST SQUADRON - a fleet of warplanes locked in ice for 50 years - can they be freed to fly again Bloomsbury/Madison 1st 1994; 28 x 22cm, 224pp, f.illus (mostly col); fine inc d/w.
|Two B-17s and six Lockheed Lightnings were crash-landed in a blizzard in 1942 and lay abandoned until they were located, 260 feet down in the ice in 1988. This is the story of the eventual rescue of one of the P-38s., with excellent colour illustrations.|
Heatley, Michael FIGHTERS - Magna Books, 1988; 33 x 25cm, 126pp, pictorial (all col); vg, sl ragged d/w.