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  1. HOW TO SURVIVE AN ATOMIC ATTACK
    £9.99

    Official US government advice on how to survive an atomic attack – including full instructions on building your own nuclear shelter.

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  2. BUCCANEER BOYS BY AIR COMMODORE GRAHAME PITCHFORK
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    Twenty-four aircrew who flew the iconic aircraft with the Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Air Force and the South African Air Force (SAAF) relate their experiences and affection for the Blackburn Buccaneer.

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  3. THE COLD WAR BY NORMAN FRIEDMAN
    £20.00

    As present-day political and military hostilities between Russia and the West threaten to escalate, The Cold War looks back at a global drama that positioned the world on the brink of nuclear Armageddon.

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  4. FLIGHT THE EVOLUTION OF AVIATION
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    Witness the daring exploits and dangerous challenges that form the story of flight in this beautifully illustrated book, filled with rare photographs and historical documents. Celebrating 50 years since the first flight of the Boeing 747 and of Concorde, it describes the early pioneers, such as the Wright brothers and Alcock & Brown, as well as the highly skilled engineers developing aircraft today.

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  5. AVIATION CLASSICS BRITISH COLD WAR STORIES BOOKAZINE
    £7.99

    Within this volume you will find a collection of real-life stories concerning incidents, accidents, events, decisions, mistakes, oddities, arguments and above all beautiful British aircraft from the cold war period. Each of the 17 pieces comes with a guarantee of painstaking research carried out by some of the finest aviation historians working around the world today.

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  6. THE COMPACT GUIDE: THE COLD WAR
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    A graphic account of this long-running global drama, The Compact Guide: The Cold War is published in a new era of fear and uncertainty. It encompasses moments of high tension, such as the Berlin Crisis of 1961, the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 and the nuclear alerts of 1973 and 1983. At several times the world stood on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, but these dangerous moments all ended with both sides drawing back, until the long confrontation ended peacefully.

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  7. COLD WAR PLANS THAT NEVER HAPPENED 1945-91
    £19.99

    From a NATO nuclear attack on the Soviet Union to a Warsaw Pact land assault on Western Europe; from building an electric fence between North and South Vietnam to building a US base on the moon; it may all sound unlikely, but during the Cold War these operations and others were seriously considered by both sides. 

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  8. THE JET PROVOST BY MARTYN CHORLTON
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    Initially designed and built by Hunting Percival, the Jet Provost was a jet-powered development of the Piston Provost trainer, which only entered service five years before its more powerful younger sibling.

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  9. JAGUAR BOYS BY IAN HALL
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    Originally intended as a trainer, the Anglo-French Sepecat jet, equipped with the very latest in weapon-aiming and navigational equipment, eventually became the backbone of the RAF's tactical strike-attack and recce forces for a decade from the mid-1970s.

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