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  1. SPITFIRE ACE OF ACES BY DILIP SARKAR
    £12.99

    Johnnie Johnson is a character literally straight out of the pages of ' Boys Own'. By the end of the Second World War the RAF Spitfire pilot was a household name in Britain, feted by Churchill and Eisenhower. Although he missed the Battle of Britain, when slow- flying bombers were abundant and easy targets for fighters, by 1945 he had notched up 381/2 enemy 'kills' - all fighters, which took far more skill to shoot down - and was officially the RAF's top-scoring fighter ace.

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  2. BATTLE OF BRITAIN BY JON LAKE
    £19.99

    In the summer of 1940, the most important battle in the history of air warfare was fought between the British Royal Air Force and the German Luftwaffe in the skies over southern Britain. Only after a tightly-fought series of aerial battles did the RAF secure a narrow victory - or did it? Although glamourised by the press and cinema alike over the past 60 years, the battle was an intense war of attrition in which luck, skill, judgement and bravery all played a role.

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  3. MODERN AIR-LAUNCHED WEAPONS BY MARTIN DOUGHERTY
    £19.99

    Featuring more than 300 computer-generated colour illustrations and an extensive directory of weapons, this in-depth guide is a must-read for anyone interested in modern military aviation.

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  4. DOGFIGHT: MILITARY AIRCRAFT FROM WORLD WAR I TO PRESENT DAY
    £19.99

    From the German Fokker Triplane of World War I and the Allied SPAD XIII, through famous World War II adversaries such as the Hurricane and the Bf 109, to modern aircraft, including the MiG-29 and the F-16, Dogfight looks at warplanes that have done aerial battle against each other. Illustrations display each aircraft with spectacular three-quarter-view art, accompanied by detailed specifications and development history--including the particular squadron associated with that model.

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  5. SPITFIRE PILOT BY DAVID CROOK
    £8.99

    "Spitfire Pilot" was written in 1940 in the heat of battle when the RAF stood alone against the might of Hitler's Third Reich. It is a tremendous personal account of one of the fiercest and most idealised air conflicts - the Battle of Britain - seen through the eyes of a pilot of the famous 609 Squadron, which shot down over 100 planes in that epic contest.

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  6. WOMEN IN AVIATION BY JULIAN HALE
    £7.99

    Amy Johnson and Amelia Earhart may be the most famous trailblazing women within the world of early aviation, but there were many others.

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  7. NIMROD BOYS: TRUE TALES FROM THE OPERATORS OF THE RAF TRAILBLAZERS
    £25.00

    Nimrod Boys is a complementary book to Nimrod Rise and Fall from acclaimed author Tony Blackman. It is a collection of over twenty first-hand accounts of operating the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod an aircraft which served at the forefront of the Cold War.

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  8. SPITFIRES OVER BERLIN BY DAN SHARP
    £24.95

    As British and American forces closed in from the west, the Russians pushed in hard from the east, and the RAF and USAAF bombed Germany every night and day, the beleaguered Luftwaffe went all-out in a last effort to defend the Fatherland during the last months of the Second World War.

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  9. COLD WAR INTERCEPTOR BY DAN SHARP
    £27.50

    The West was stunned when the Soviet Union dropped its first atomic bomb in August 1949 and a year later the Korean War showcased Russia's incredible technological progress in the form of the MiG-15 - a fighter capable of besting anything the RAF had to offer at that time. In the wake of the Second World War, funding for the RAF's Fighter Command had fallen away dramatically but now there was an urgent need for new jet fighters to meet the threat of Russian bombers head-on.

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