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World War 2 In Review No. 8: Warplanes By Merriam Press
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Series. First eBook Edition 2017. Articles on the following World War II warplane topics: (1) Curtiss SBC Helldiver (2) Regia Aeronautica Aircraft Used in World... More > War II (3) Aeronautica Umbra Trojani AUT.18 (4) Regia Aeronautica Camouflage and Markings (5) Saunders Roe (Saro) London (6) Amiot 350 Series (7) Hawker Hart (8) Noorduyn Norseman (9) ANF Les Mureaux 113. 385 B&W/color photos/illustrations.< Less
Supermarine Spitfire Pilot's Flight Operating Instructions By Royal Air Force
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The epitome of grace, beauty and design, the Supermarine Spitfire was one of the most deadly fighters of WWII. The Spitfire prototype, designed by Supermarine’s Chief Designer R.J. Mitchell,... More > first flew in 1936. By the time the Battle of Britain began in earnest, nineteen Spitfire squadrons were available to the RAF. Their pilots were most often tasked with engaging Luftwaffe fighters, including the Bf-109. With its superior maneuverability, it proved more than a match. This pilot’s flight operating handbook, for the Model IIa and IIb, was originally produced by the Royal Air Force during World War II. It has been slightly reformatted but is reproduced in its entirety. It provides a fascinating view inside the cockpit of one of history’s great planes.< Less
DIRTY HANDS, WARTIME POEMS OF JOHN WILLIAM MOWBRAY By Malcolm Mowbray
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A collection of wartime poems written by Darlington man John William Mowbray as seen from his eyes when he worked in the Ordnance factory at Aycliffe depicting the events of the war and calling for... More > all patriots to support the war effort.< Less
Test Pilot Neville Duke By peter dancey
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Whilst Sqdn Ldr Neville Duke is generally remembered for his record FIA air speed record flight whilst flying for Hawker Aircraft Company Surrey as their chief test pilot what is not so well... More > documented is his frontline fighter pilot both with Fighter Command in the south of England and as part of the Desert Wing in the Middle East and when as CO of his own unit during encounters with the enem,y over Italy. Duke was certainly a highly accomplished fighter pilot and this ebook tells the story.< Less
Tall Tails of The South Pacific By John Laming
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This book about one pilot’s aviation career includes flying Boeing 737s across vast stretches of the Pacific Ocean to former wartime battlefields in Micronesia, Guadalcanal and the Gilbert... More > Islands. His 18 years with the Royal Australian Air Force includes experience on the P51 Mustang, Sea Fury, the twin boomed Vampire jet fighter, and the four-engined Avro Lincoln heavy bomber. Each of the thoroughly entertaining stories conveys the author’s love of flying from the time he first began in 1951. One chapter recounts his school boy recollections of great air battles between German and British fighters during the Battle of Britain. Another deals with grim tasks during aircraft accident investigations, both while in the RAAF and as a civil pilot.< Less
Tall Tails of The South Pacific By John Laming
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This book about one pilot’s aviation career includes flying Boeing 737s across vast stretches of the Pacific Ocean to former wartime battlefields in Micronesia, Guadalcanal and the Gilbert... More > Islands. His 18 years with the Royal Australian Air Force includes experience on the P51 Mustang, Sea Fury, the twin boomed Vampire jet fighter, and the four-engined Avro Lincoln heavy bomber. Each of the thoroughly entertaining stories conveys the author’s love of flying from the time he first began in 1951. One chapter recounts his school boy recollections of great air battles between German and British fighters during the Battle of Britain. Another deals with grim tasks during aircraft accident investigations, both while in the RAAF and as a civil pilot.< Less
One Life Left By Hugh Garlick DFC
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The story of an exceptionally skilled RAF pilot seconded to the Navy, before and during WW2. The author describes his activities flying from airfields in England, Malta, Egypt, Gibraltar, Scotland... More > and from aircraft carriers in the Fighting Fleet. This book will be appreciated by adventurers and particularly pilots, as the author gives a detailed insight into the many types of aircraft that he flew. The writing style is relaxed yet precise, sprinkled with an array of entertaining anecdotes and humour. At the war's end, he discovered that he was the only survivor from the group of twenty he had initially trained with who had gone on to flying duties. A poignant reminder of the inherent dangers of often flying in adverse weather conditions, while all the time facing a determined enemy.< Less
Scirocco ... the wind has a name By Shayne Meredith
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Scirocco is the first in the Hawker Trilogy and is the ghostly tale of superstition and revenge that introduces Scirocco who will shape Hawkers life for eternity. Oozing Cornish charm, folklore and... More > superstition, the story weaved is one of innocence, lust that turns to love, vengeance that twists and turns and a spiritual presence that awaits around every corner. Dare you venture into the seaside town of Pencraven if you aren't certain of your own past? Published by Panara Publishing< Less
The Man on the Hill By Stephen Mark Coote
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Richard Hawker was stranded, stranded in a strange, weird, eerie France. He was also stranded in life. Richard had at one time questioned everything, but gradually over the years he had started to... More > assume too much. Things were about to change in a dramatic way. The Man on the Hill is raw, fresh and uncompromising.< Less
The Man on the Hill By Stephen Mark Coote
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Richard Hawker was stranded, stranded in a strange, weird, eerie France. He was also stranded in life. Richard had at one time questioned everything, but gradually over the years he had started to... More > assume too much. Things were about to change in a dramatic way. The Man on the Hill is raw, fresh and uncompromising.< Less

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