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  1. Spitfire: Inspiration of a Nation DVD
    £15.98

    Spitfire: Inspiration of a Nation feature documentary about the iconic British aircraft, the Supermarine Spitfire, narrated by film star Charles Dance.

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  2. Aircraft Carriers World's Greatest Of 100 Years
    £19.99

    On 9 May 1912 the first airplane take-off from a ship was made from the deck of the HMS Hibernia. In July 1918, seven Sopwith Camels launched from the converted battlecruiser HMS Furious damaged the German airbase at Tønder and destroyed two zeppelins. The age of the carrier was born.

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  3. Air Combat: Dogfights of World War II
    £25.00

    This book brings together the best and most iconic fighters of World War II, pitted against one another in desperate aerial combat.

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  4. The History of Aviation: A Century of Powered Flight Day by Day
    £17.99

    The dream of flight is as old as civilization itself. Examples from ancient Chinese and Greek literature and from Native and South American legend tell of flying warriors, priests and prisoners. Later, in the fifteenth century, Leonardo da Vinci drew more than 100 sketches related to human flight, designing a parachute, a hang glider and a four-man helicopter.

    Format - Paperback

    160 pages

    Language - English.

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  5. Fighter Ace - Extraordinary Life Douglas Bader by Dilip Sarkar
    £12.99

    The story of Douglas Bader, the RAF fighter pilot who shot down twenty enemy fighters during the Second World War despite having lost both his legs, defies fiction.

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  6. D-Day Bombers: The Veterans' Story by Steve Darlow
    £25.00

    D-Day Bombers: The Veterans' Story is largely an eyewitness account of the vital heavy bomber contribution to the success of the D-Day landings and therefore to the winning of the war in Europe. It is told using considerable first-hand experience from the veterans of the campaign, something not really covered in any other books on the subject, together with background information from primary source documents on the tactics and strategy employed before, during and after the invasion.

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  7. Stuka Attack! by Andy Saunders
    £12.99

    The Junkers 87 Stuka was an iconic weapon of World War Two and an aircraft name that was, and still is, instantly recognised worldwide. Its roles in Poland and the Battles of France and the Low Countries are almost legendary, but in the UK its import during the Battle of Britain is one that has never been covered in any specific detail.

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  8. Behind The Enigma by John Ferris
    £30.00

    For a hundred years GCHQ - Government Communications Headquarters - has been at the forefront of British secret statecraft. Born out of the need to support military operations in the First World War, and fought over ever since, today it is the UK's biggest intelligence, security and cyber agency and a powerful tool of the British state.

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  9. Defeat of The Few: The Luftwaffe'S Campaign To Destroy
    £30.00

    Over the past 80 years, histories of the Battle of Britain have consistently portrayed the feats of 'The Few' (as they were immortalized in Churchill's famous speech) as being responsible for the RAF's victory in the epic battle. However, this is only part of the story. The results of an air campaign cannot be measured in terms of territory captured, cities occupied or armies defeated, routed or annihilated. Successful air campaigns are those that achieve their intended aims or stated objectives. Victory in the Battle of Britain was determined by whether the Luftwaffe achieved its objectives.

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  10. Spitfire 1939 Sales Brochure Facsimile
    £10.00

    A facsimile of a Supermarine Spitfire 1939 export sales brochure, originally produced to sell Spitfires to the French. Complete with diagrams, photographs and particulars, this beautiful booklet is a must for any Spitfire fan.

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  11. The Battle of Britain by Neil R. Storey
    £7.99

    This fully illustrated history looks at the origins and events of the battle, but focuses especially on the men and women of the RAF and on the ordinary people of the nation, above whose heads the great battle for freedom was waged.

    Paperback

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  12. No Moon Tonight by Don Charlwood
    £8.99

    A Bomber Command classic depicting the deep feelings associated with the human cost of the air war in World War II.

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