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Product Description: This new edition of Airships over Ulster is a tantalizing piece of hidden history brought to life by aviation historian Guy Warner. He expertly weaves together the fascinating tale of pioneering aviation, anti-submarine warfare in World War One, and the human connection to the first military aviation facility in Ulster...read more

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9781780730080 | Colourpoint Books, October 9, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This new edition of Airships over Ulster is a tantalizing piece of hidden history brought to life by aviation historian Guy Warner.

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Product Description: In the latest addition to the History of Military Aviation series, Peter Dye describes how the development of the air weapon on the Western Front during World War I required a radical and unprecedented change in the way that national resources were employed to exploit a technological opportunity...read more

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9781612518398 | Naval Inst Pr, September 15, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: In the latest addition to the History of Military Aviation series, Peter Dye describes how the development of the air weapon on the Western Front during World War I required a radical and unprecedented change in the way that national resources were employed to exploit a technological opportunity.

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By Peter Gray (editor) and Gary Sheffield (editor)

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9781441156334, titled "Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and the Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 19, 2013, cover price $130.00

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9781474232975, titled "Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and the Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918" | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015), cover price $39.95 | also contains Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and the Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918

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Product Description: In this riveting critique of the Fleet Air Arm's policy across two world wars, former FAA Fighter Pilot Henry Adlam charts the course of its history from 1912 to 1945, logging the various milestones, mistakes and successes that characterized the service history of the Fleet Air Arm...read more

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9781473821132 | Pen & Sword, December 19, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In this riveting critique of the Fleet Air Arm's policy across two world wars, former FAA Fighter Pilot Henry Adlam charts the course of its history from 1912 to 1945, logging the various milestones, mistakes and successes that characterized the service history of the Fleet Air Arm.

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Product Description: Following in the same style as his previous book of Fleet Air Arm recollections, Malcolm Smith has collected a compendium of reminiscences from pilots who flew for the Royal Navy and the Royal Marines during the First World War. He includes firsthand testimonies from pilots manning early seaplane stations, an enthralling account from F...read more

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9781783463831, titled "The Royal Naval Air Service During the Great War: The Royal Naval Air Services During Wwi" | Pen & Sword, October 19, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Following in the same style as his previous book of Fleet Air Arm recollections, Malcolm Smith has collected a compendium of reminiscences from pilots who flew for the Royal Navy and the Royal Marines during the First World War.

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9780760346396, titled "The First Eagles: The Fearless American Aces Who Flew With the RAF in World War I" | 1 edition (Zenith Pr, August 1, 2014), cover price $30.00

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Product Description: This magnificent and comprehensive volume was written in 1922 by Professor Walter Raleigh. Originally entitled The History of the War in the Air (Being the story of the part played in the Great War by the Royal Air Force) this all embracing and vital work features the most important account of the aerial battles, the men and the machines...read more

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9781783462483 | Pen & Sword, August 19, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This magnificent and comprehensive volume was written in 1922 by Professor Walter Raleigh.

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Product Description: From the author of Fonthill Media’s Fokker Fodder: The Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2c, Mount of Aces: The Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a is a fitting testament to a legendary fighter. Arguably, the Sopwith Camel may be the best known British fighter plane of the First World War that took on the mighty and feared Jastas over the killing fields that were the trenches...read more

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9781781551158 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, July 16, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The Sopwith Camel may be the most celebrated British fighter plane of the First World War, but it was the Royal Aircraft Factory S.

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9781781552889 | Fonthill Media, October 19, 2014, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: From the author of Fonthill Media’s Fokker Fodder: The Royal Aircraft Factory B.

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Product Description: A deeply personal and revealing eyewitness narrative of one airman's life as a bomber pilot in England 's RNAS (Royal Naval Air Service) in WWI. It is a true story, an adventure, and a war memoir carefully constructed from Captain Donald E...read more

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9781496914101 | Authorhouse, June 24, 2014, cover price $35.99

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9781496914095 | Authorhouse, June 25, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A deeply personal and revealing eyewitness narrative of one airman's life as a bomber pilot in England 's RNAS (Royal Naval Air Service) in WWI.

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Product Description: What Manfred von Richthofen was to Germany, Albert Ball was to Great Britain: each, at the time, was the star turn of his country and Richthofen would describe Ball as ‘by far the best English flying man’. When Ball was killed in May 1917, during a dogfight with Richthofen’s Jasta 11, his body was buried with full military honors, and when the death was announced it was international news...read more

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9781445622361 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, June 19, 2014, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: What Manfred von Richthofen was to Germany, Albert Ball was to Great Britain: each, at the time, was the star turn of his country and Richthofen would describe Ball as ‘by far the best English flying man’.

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9781909808010 | Grub Street the Basement, June 19, 2014, cover price $29.95
9780405121746 | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1979, cover price $28.95

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By Samuel Hynes (introduced by)

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9780143107347 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, May 27, 2014), cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Ian Philpott presents us here with a compendium of facts, operational histories and photo illustrations, combined to create a comprehensive account of the early years of the Royal Air Force. Illustrated throughout, it features details of all military operations from 1914 to 1918, which impacted upon the organization...read more

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9781781593332 | Pen & Sword, March 19, 2014, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Ian Philpott presents us here with a compendium of facts, operational histories and photo illustrations, combined to create a comprehensive account of the early years of the Royal Air Force.

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Product Description: Among the many firsts of World War I, the widespread use of aeroplanes was a momentous tactical turning point and it was that heroic generation of airmen who charted an entirely experimental course on how to use aircraft in warfare...read more

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9780747813682 | Shire Pubns, March 18, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Among the many firsts of World War I, the widespread use of aeroplanes was a momentous tactical turning point and it was that heroic generation of airmen who charted an entirely experimental course on how to use aircraft in warfare.

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Product Description: Kingsnorth Airship Station played a vital role during World War I, developing airships which successfully protected the fleet from submarine attack. It was the proud boast of the Airship Service that no vessels accompanied by one of their airships were lost to submarines...read more

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9780752491530 | Trafalgar Square, February 1, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Kingsnorth Airship Station played a vital role during World War I, developing airships which successfully protected the fleet from submarine attack.

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Product Description: World War I aerial combat went through periods of alternating aerial superiority based on technology leaps. Sopwith Camels, Fokkers, and Spads became famous because they dominated later in the war, but this was an ongoing cycle for years...read more

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9781780963259 | Osprey Pub Co, January 21, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: World War I aerial combat went through periods of alternating aerial superiority based on technology leaps.

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Product Description: Collects letters written by a young pilot with the Royal Flying Corps during the First World War to his wife that convey the immediacy of air fighting and address issues that include why the British did not use parachutes.

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9781909166042 | Grub Street the Basement, December 30, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Collects letters written by a young pilot with the Royal Flying Corps during the First World War to his wife that convey the immediacy of air fighting and address issues that include why the British did not use parachutes.

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Product Description: The brother of Lanoe Hawker VC DSO as a tribute wrote this fascinating book. The Hawkers came from a distinguished sporting family with strong military and naval records and Lanoe from the outset set his sights on flying for the RFC...read more

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9781781593455 | Pen & Sword, October 19, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The brother of Lanoe Hawker VC DSO as a tribute wrote this fascinating book.

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Product Description: A history of the Irish aces of World War I and their contribution to the Allied victory.

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9781480082328 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 4, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A history of the Irish aces of World War I and their contribution to the Allied victory.

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Product Description: The first comprehensive biography of Canada’s third-highest- scoring ace in the First World War. Ever wondered what it would be like to fly a biplane or triplane in the First World War? Raymond Collishaw and the Black Flight takes you to the Western Front during the Great War...read more

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9781459706606 | Dundurn Pr Ltd, February 19, 2013, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: The first comprehensive biography of Canada’s third-highest- scoring ace in the First World War.

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Product Description: The Great War tore the fabric of Europe apart, killing over 35 million men and challenging the notion of heroism in war. Air and Sea Power in World War I focuses on the experience of World War I from the perspective of British pilots and sailors themselves, to demonstrate that the army-centric view of war studies has been too limited...read more

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9781780761510 | Tauris Academic Studies, July 25, 2013, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The Great War tore the fabric of Europe apart, killing over 35 million men and challenging the notion of heroism in war.

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Product Description: “McScotch” himself describes his book and pays tribute to a colleague in this note, which appears at the front of the volume:“This book consists of the reminiscences of an ordinary fighter pilot of the R.F.C. who had the privilege of serving in one of the leading Fighter Squadrons and who had the honor of being the friend of the supreme fighter of all the Air Forces, that indomitable and lovable patriot, ‘MICK’ MANNOCK, V...read more

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9781612001463 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, March 19, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: “McScotch” himself describes his book and pays tribute to a colleague in this note, which appears at the front of the volume:“This book consists of the reminiscences of an ordinary fighter pilot of the R.

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Product Description: A.R. Kingsford flew with 100 Squadron, the unit that dropped the first bomb at night on Germany and, on November 11, 1918, the last one.One of the many who came to Europe from all over the Commonwealth to fight in the First World War, Kingsford had sailed from New Zealand in 1914...read more

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9781612001487 | Reprint edition (Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, June 30, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A.

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9781780961767 | Osprey Pub Co, October 23, 2012, cover price $18.95

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9780850527414 | Pen & Sword, October 1, 2001, cover price $29.95

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9781848848825 | Reprint edition (Pen & Sword, September 19, 2012), cover price $24.95

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