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  1. RISE AND DEFEND
    £29.95

    Taken over by the United States Air Force in 1950 as a direct result of the developing chill of the Cold War, the ex-RAF station at Manston in Kent served as a forward air base from which American aircraft could be rapidly deployed to meet the threat of incoming Soviet bombers, with an intercept area well away from the UK mainland. 

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  2. FLYING WINGS AND RADICAL THINGS
    £32.95

    John K. "Jack" Northrop and the company he founded in 1939, Northrop Aircraft, Inc., will be forever linked with the giant futuristic Flying Wings of the 1940s. 

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  3. PAINTING AVIATIONS LEGENDS
    £29.95

    Aviation in the 20th century changed the world forever, and this book portrays that history through art. More than 60 original fine art paintings of significant moments in aviation history combined with dramatic and compelling personal stories

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  4. FAMOUS RUSSIAN FIGHTER MIKOYAN MIG-17
    £39.95

    Starting in the mid-1950s, and for nearly two decades thereafter, the MiG-17P, MiG-17PF and MiG-17PFU (the latter version was armed with air-to-air missiles) were the most widespread interceptors in the Soviet Air Defence Force. 

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  5. BLACK BOX CANBERRAS BY DAVE FORSTER
    £29.95

    English Electric’s Canberra saw an unbroken 46 years of service in the UK as a test and trials aircraft from 1951 until final retirement in 1994. Flown by Government research establishments, military units and military defence contractors on a vast range of tasks, the versatile Canberra contributed to the development of aircraft engines, airborne radars, reconnaissance sensors, aircrew equipment, nuclear weapons, conventional armament, missiles and much more besides

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  6. A DICTIONARY OF RAF SLANG BY ERIC PARTRIDGE
    £7.99

    The Dictionary of RAF Slang is a funny and fascinating insight into the lives of our RAF heroes, in a time gone by.

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  7. ATLANTIC AND ITS ENEMIES A HISTORY OF THE COLD WAR
    £16.99

    Those who survived the Second World War stared out onto a devastated, morally ruined world. Much of Europe and Asia had been so ravaged that it was unclear whether any form of normal life could ever be established again. Everywhere the 'Atlantic' world (the USA, Britain and a handful of allies) was on the defensive and its enemies on the move.

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  8. THEIR FINEST HOUR: THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1940
    £25.00

    The paintings and drawings in this beautifully illustrated new book have been assembled from the archives of the Military Gallery to commemorate the Battle of Britain, one of the most important air battles ever fought. It is a fitting tribute to those young men of RAF Fighter Command - 'Churchill's Few'.

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  9. AIR MINISTRY PAMPHLET 226 - ARCTIC SURVIVAL
    £3.99

    With original illustrations and text, these survival guides provide an insight to military survival techniques from a by-gone era.

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