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Curtiss Warhawk By peter dancey
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The Curtiss Hawk family spanned the years 1925-1940, the P-40 Warhawk was numerically the most important USAAF fighter at the time of the Pearl Harbor attack in December 1941, Although the P-40 never... More > kept pace with rival contemporary designs it did nevertheless compile a creditable war record on all fronts< Less
Curtiss P-40 "Warhawk" By Air Age
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This booklet provides a brief history of the Curtiss P-40 Warhawk fighter aircraft. In addition to the photographs, there are two double-page plan drawings, the first showing multiple views of the... More > P-40D, the second showing general layout data which provides precise measurements of the P-40D. Originally published in 1956 (although believed to have utilized material originally published circa 1944). Contents: History; Design; Structure; XP-40; P-40; P-40A; P-40B; P-40C; P-40D; P-40E; P-40F; Late Models. 16 pages, 8 photos, 2 plan drawings.< Less
P-40 Warhawk Pilot's Flight Operating Manual By Periscope Film.com
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Flown by the American Volunteer Group in China known as the "Flying Tigers", the P-40 Warhawk earned a reputation for its toughness in combat. Facing odds of 6 to 1 in most combat... More > situations, AVG pilots relied on their skill, daring and their aircraft's superior diving speed to achieve victory. By war's end the Tigers had destroyed more than 1200 Japanese planes, with another 700 listed as probables. Their own losses came to 573 aircraft. Originally printed by the U.S. Army Air Force for pilots transitioning to the P-40, this flight manual contains detailed information about one of history's great planes. Originally classified as "restricted", the manual was declassified long ago and is here reprinted in book form. Some color images appear in black and white, and some pages have been slightly reformatted. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
World War 2 In Review Special Number 14: Curtiss P-40 Warhawk By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Number 14. First eBook Edition, 2016. Fourteenth in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview with 562 photos, drawings... More > and illustrations of the Curtiss P-40 Warhawk, an American single-engined, single-seat, all-metal fighter and ground-attack aircraft that first flew in 1938. The Warhawk was used by most Allied powers during World War II, and remained in frontline service until the end of the war. It was the third most-produced American fighter, after the P-51 and P-47; by November 1944, when production of the P-40 ceased, 13,738 had been built. History with photos and illustrations covering development, operational history, variants and more, in service with the USAAF, RAF, RCAF, RAAF, RNZAF, NEIAF, Finland, France, Russia, Turkey, Brazil, Japan.< Less
Volume 4491, Louise Andreas-Salome --- Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 4491, Louise Andreas-Salome---Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture... More > towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 4492, Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Golf --- Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and Lady Techsters By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 4492, Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Golf---Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and Lady Techsters Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a... More > poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Vintage Airplanes at Valle, Arizona, 2017 Calendar By Brian Lockett
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A dozen photos of vintage airplanes flying at the Planes of Fame East Fly-in at Valle, Arizona on June 23, 2012. Aircraft pictured include: North American P-51D Mustang NL5441V Dolly, North American... More > P-51D Mustang NL7715C Wee Willy II, North American SNJ-4 N75964 #44, Ryan PT-22 N56017, Vultee BT-13A Valiant N2808, Yakovlev Yak-52 N2255C, Cessna 195 N195P, and Cessna 190 N9848A.< Less
My Father, My Friends ~ Memories of World War II ~ By Sparky Barnes Sargent
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This book features ten veterans who share their memories of their World War II experiences. These men lived through the inherent dangers of the war—whether attacking a surfaced German... More > submarine, bailing out of a disabled bomber or a fighter plane on fire, landing cargo gliders behind enemy lines amidst gunfire, fighting in vicious aerial combat, or tending to the wounded and dying after a horrendous kamikaze attack on the USS Saratoga. Veterans include: a radar operator and a radio operator who served together on a B-24 Liberator; a B-17 engineering officer; four glider pilots who flew the Waco CG-4A and British Horsa; and three fighter pilots who flew the P-51 Mustang, P-40 Warhawk, and F6F Hellcat. Foreword by Budd Davisson, Editor-in-Chief, Flight Journal. 1st Ed., May 2014 ISBN: 978-0-9818238-3-6 6”x9” paperback, 264 pages, more than 270 photos.< Less
Le Tigri di Kunming By Francesco Cernecca
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1941 Un'aereo vola solitario fra le nuvole del cielo della Cina meridionale, a bordo troviamo un pilota americano in missione contro le forze imperiali giapponesi, pilota un Curtiss P-40 e non sa... More > ancora che fra poco gli eventi assegneranno a lui e al suo gruppo un nome con il quale verranno ricordati negli anni a venire. Ha dovuto affrontare un duro addestramento per pilotare il nuovo aereo, per fortuna esiste un manuale che ha potuto usare per conoscere rapidamente i nuovi comandi in ogni dettaglio. Questo libro parla di questo manuale, e di quello di cui di solitamente nei libri storici non c'è traccia, cioè la pratica giornaliera di un pilota delle Tigri Volanti che deve fare i conti con la meccanica del suo aereo per volare all'attacco del nemico e riuscire a tornare indenne alla sua base. Un libro che completa la bibliografia sulle Tigri Volanti, e permette di capire veramente cosa volesse dire mettersi ai comandi di un P-40 nei cieli della Seconda Guerra Mondiale.< Less