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Warship Pictorial No. 38 - IJN Nagato Class Battleships

72 pages. Concise pictorial history of the Imperial Japanese Navy's long serving Nagato class battleships (Nagato and Mutsu). Includes both vessel's general history (from keel laying in 1917 to destruction), statistics, [...]

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The McDonnell Douglas OH-6A Helicopter - Aero Series 38

From the Back Cover While greatly eclipsed in the annals of military aviation by the Huey and Huey Cobra combat helicopters with which it served in the Vietnam War, the McDonnell Douglas OH-6A ea [...]

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Practical Aviation Law-01-3+*

About the Author J. Scott Hamilton: Dr. J. Scott Hamilton is an Assistant Professor of Management for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, serving as Faculty Chair for the Sky Harbor Center in P [...]

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Airship Technology (Cambridge Aerospace Series)

Review 'This impressive new book draws on a wealth of recent experience by bringing together fourteen specialists in different aspects of airship design and operation - from both universities and [...]

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N Scale Model Railroad Track Plans

This book of plans takes the beginner from the simple oval all the way to complicated, multi-track layouts. Tells you exactly which pieces you'll need and how much space the final layout will take. 44 pages. [...]

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Sully: My Search for What Really Matters

Review ''As dramatic as it is inspirational.'' --Publishers Weekly (starred review) ''This memoir-drama imparts insights about the piloting professional as it enthralls readers with its exultant [...]

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Caravan: Cessna's Swiss Army Knife with Wings!

About the Author LeRoy Cook: LeRoy Cook chose to become a lifelong student of aviation in his early years, catching the fever during the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of powered flight in 1 [...]

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The American Railroad Freight Car: From the Wood-Car Era to the Coming of Steel

Review This extraordinarily comprehensive tome is for anyone who lived through the glory days of rail freight or simply wants to know more about it... A book that while eminently readable will s [...]

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Fasten Your Seat Belts! History and Heroism in the Pan Am Cabin

About the Author Valerie Lester (herself a Pan Am flight attendant in the 1960s) is the author of Phiz, The Man Who Drew Dickens (Chatto & Windus, 2004) and translator of Le Grand Meaulnes (Vinta [...]

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Empire of the Air: Aviation and the American Ascendancy

Review Deeply researched and artfully written, Empire of the Air sweeps through the twentieth-century history of U.S. aviation, showing how America's growing dominance over the technologies of fl [...]

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America's Rail Pictorial

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Practical Aviation Law-01-3+*

About the Author J. Scott Hamilton: Dr. J. Scott Hamilton is an Assistant Professor of Management for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, serving as Faculty Chair for the Sky Harbor Center in P [...]

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In Transit: The Lure of the Bus

About the Author Roy Kimmel has been captivated by the style of buses ever since his grandmother took him and his brothers on a long distance Greyhound bus trip in the early 1940s. In the 1970s a [...]

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Gas Turbine Engines for Model Aircraft

For the first time Kurt Schreckling's Strahlturbine Book is now available in English. It explains how to build Kurt Schreckling's turbojet motor, the FD3/64 containing full construction, photographs and working drawi [...]

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Wheat Kings: Vanishing Landmarks of the Canadian Prairies

Review Wheat Kings is a eulogy for a dying way of life...McDonnell has done a wonderful job of preserving a vanishing era. ... The small sections of prose in this volume are beautifully written, [...]

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Comm Check...: The Final Flight of Shuttle Columbia

About the Author Michael Cabbage is the space editor for the Orlando Sentinel. Before that, he wrote for Florida Today and the South Florida Sun Sentinel. He has covered more than 40 shuttle miss [...]

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Private Pilot Practical Test Standards for Airplane Single-Engine Land and Sea: FAA-S-8081-14B (Practical Test Standards series)

About the Author The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)?is the agency of the U.S. government with primary responsibility for the safety of civil aviation. Read more [...]

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Shadow of the Titanic: The Extraordinary Stories of Those Who Survived

Review 'Wilson's fresh angle convincingly explores the strain on survivors.' -- 'New York Times' Book Review'''This is a captivating read that begins where most other Titanic books end.' '--The L [...]

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Military Aircraft: 1914 to the Present Day

This book is 7' x 9' (see the photo) not 9' x 7.' Features more than 200 full-page high-quality aviation artworks reproduced in color.Each aircraft is described in detail, with full specifications and squadron informatio [...]

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Pedestal: the Malta Convoy of August 1942

<DIV>In the summer of 1942 one of the main issues in the balance was the fate of Malta. The island was still a bastion of the Royal Navy in the Mediterranean and a constant threat to the supply route for the enemy [...]

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