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Two Sides of the Moon: Our Story of the Cold War Space Race

by Scott, David; & Alexei Leonov; with Christine Toomey

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780312308650
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17.91

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New York: Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Press, 2004. Fine condition. Sharp corners. Bright, shiny, clean, square and tight. NO owner's name or bookplate. NOT a remainder. NOT a library discard. Pages are crisp, clean and unmarked. 2004. First printing with "First U. S. Edition" so stated, and complete number row (10… Read more
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Proud Pilot, A True Story of Family, Wartime and Survival Against the Odds

by McMurry, Lt. Col. Robert J. (signed); as told to Gail L. Spelis.

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Published
2015
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Edition (so stated)
ISBN
9781495142550
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49.61

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Professional Press, 2015. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by Lt. Col. Robert J. McMurry, USAF, Retired as "Bob" directly on the blank page facing the half title page. Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Fine dust jacket (only very lightly rubbed). NO chips, tears, creases or fading. NOT price clipped ($24.99). Pages are crisp, clean… Read more
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49.61
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Four Planes Started, Only Two Finished: How Eight Army Pilots Circled the Globe in 1924 (signed)

by Johnson, Norm (signed)

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Published
2019
Condition
New
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780578553757
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36.93

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Privately Published, 2019. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by the AUTHOR, directly on the title page. SIGNED copies are SCARCE. NEW and unread. Flat, uncreased spine. One corner of the rear cover shows a little mild shelfwear (like you sometimes find in any new book store). NO fading, chips, or tears. Bright, shiny, clean, square and tight.… Read more
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Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters (signed)

by Sullenberger, Captain Chesley B. (signed); with Jeffrey Zaslow

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Published
2009
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780061924682
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41.74

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New York: William Morrow, 2009. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by the AUTHOR as "Sully" directly on the title page. Because this copy is signed DIRECTLY on the title page, it means that Captain Sullenberger personally handled the book (unlike copies with only a signed bookplate). Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Fine dust jacket (only very lightly rubbed). … Read more
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41.74
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Junkyard Jets

by Scroggins, James Douglas III; & Nicholas A. Veronico

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine condition
Edition
1st ed? (No additional printings listed)
ISBN
9780983060611
Item Price
103.03

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Las Vegas, Nevada: Stance & Speed, 2011. Near Fine condition (cover only very lightly rubbed). Flat, uncreased spine. Corners are NOT bumped. Square and tight. NO owner's name or bookplate. NOT a remainder. Pages are fresh, crisp, clean and unmarked. Illustrated throughout with full color photographs. Exclusive look at aircraft salvage. Oversize… Read more
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103.03
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Captive Warriors: A Vietnam POW's Story (signed)

by Johnson, Sam (signed); with Jan Winebrenner

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Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine condition
Edition
Later printing
ISBN
9780890964965
Item Price
41.16

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College Station, Texas: Texas A & M University Press, 2010. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by Sam Johnson directly on the half title page. NOT a library discard. Near Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Fine dust jacket (only lightly rubbed). NOT price clipped ($35.00). NO fading, chips, or tears. NOT a remainder. Well illustrated with… Read more
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41.16
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The Encyclopedia of Military Aircraft

by Jackson, Robert

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good condition
Edition
2009 edition
ISBN
9781407567501
Item Price
31.65

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Bath, England: Parragon , 2009. Very Good condition. A few tiny worn spots on the rear cover. NO owner's name or bookplate. NOT a remainder. Pages are fresh, crisp, clean and unmarked. NO underlining. NO highlighting. NO margin notes. From the rear cover: "More than 650 of the world's greatest military aircraft,… Read more
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Hindenburg, An Illustrated History (signed)

by Archbold, Rich (signed)

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine condition
ISBN
9780760706749
Item Price
42.22

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New York: Barnes & Noble / Madison Press Ltd, 1997. SIGNED by the AUTHOR -- VERY SCARCE THUS -- (his signature and "Bon voyage!" only, NOT personalized to anyone). SEE PHOTOS. Near Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Fine dust jacket (only mildly rubbed). NO chips or tears. Sharp corners. Tiny ding to… Read more
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42.22
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Baa Baa Black Sheep (signed)

by Boyington, Col. Gregory "Pappy" (signed)

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Condition
Very Good condition
Edition
Later printing of the 1958 original
Item Price
66.52

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Fresno [California]: Wilson Press, Inc. INSCRIBED on his frontispiece photo: "To Paul & Meredith -- With best regards" and SIGNED by the AUTHOR as "Pappy Boyington." Very Good condition in a bright and shiny Very Good dust jacket (lightly rubbed, frayed at the head of the spine, and with one small chip. The jacket is protected by a… Read more
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66.52
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Let's Go Flying!

by Caidin, Martin

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Published
1960
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Edition (so stated)
Item Price
42.22

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc, 1960. Appears unread. Very Fine condition in a bright and shiny Fine dust jacket. NO chips, tears or creases. NOT price clipped ($3.95). NO owner's name or bookplate. Sharp corners. NOT a remainder. Pages are crisp, clean and unmarked - apparently never read. NO… Read more
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42.22
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Wind on my Wings, The wonderful world of flying, Notes from a student pilot's flight log

by Knauth, Percy

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Published
1960
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Edition (so stated)
Item Price
36.93

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1960. Appears unread. Very Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Fine dust jacket (only 1 short closed tear to jacket's rear panel). NO chips or creases. NOT price clipped ($3.95). NO owner's name or bookplate. Sharp corners. NOT a remainder. Pages are crisp,… Read more
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Sometimes We Flew Too: A Fighter Pilot's Last Chapter (signed)

by Druen, Dan (signed)

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Published
1998
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781890306175
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36.93

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Lynchburg, Virginia: Warwick House Publishing, 1998. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by the AUTHOR directly on the front free endpaper. The inscription is: "To UNLV [i.e. University of Nevada, Las Vegas] Air Force ROTC... (signed) Lt Gen Dan Druen, USAF (Ret), Fighter Pilot." Fine condition in a bright and shiny Fine dust jacket. NOT price clipped ($15.95). NO chips… Read more
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Live Infinitely, Speak Wisely, Think Radically

by Oakes, William J. (signed)

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Published
2009
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
1st ed? (No additional printings listed)
ISBN
9781439264737
Item Price
179.59

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[Mammoth Lakes, CA]: Privately Published / McMac Publications, 2009. This is the SCARCE HARDCOVER edition, with several pieces of interesting ephemera laid-in. SIGNED by the AUTHOR directly on the title page with "Best Regards, Bill" (his signature only, NOT personalized to anyone). Fine condition. Sharp corners. NOT a library discard. NO owner's name or bookplate.… Read more
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179.59
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Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters (signed)

by Sullenberger, Captain Chesley B. (signed); with Jeffrey Zaslow

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine condition
Edition
First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN
9780061924682
Item Price
39.63

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New York: William Morrow, 2009. SIGNED by the AUTHOR as "Sully" directly on the title page (his signature only, NOT personalized to anyone). Because this copy is signed DIRECTLY on the title page, it means that Captain Sullenberger personally handled the book (unlike copies with only a signed bookplate).Near Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Fine dust jacket.… Read more
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39.63
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History of Marine Corps Aviation in World War II

by Sherrod, Robert

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Published
1980
Condition
New
Edition
Second Edition, Revised and Corrected
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31.65

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San Rafael, California: Presidio Press, 1980. 1980 Second Edition, REVISED and EXTENDED. Updated with new Glossary, Addenda, Corrigenda and Supplement on Aces. New and unread. PERFECT CONDITION. Sharp corners. Bright, shiny, clean, square, tight, unmarked -- obviously never read. No owner's name or bookplate. Not a remainder. Profusely photo illustrated. Footnotes; 9 appendices (including:… Read more
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31.65
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Soaring for Diamonds: Flying for the Highest International Soaring Emblem (4th Edition)

by Lincoln, Joseph Colville

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good condition
Edition
Fourth Edition
ISBN
9780873581042
Item Price
21.08

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Flagstaff, Arizona: Northland Press, 1972. Very Good condition. NOT a library discard. NO owner's name or bookplate. Pages are clean and unmarked. Photo illustrated. Ten appendices. Bibliography. Index. Bound in the original full color pictorial wraps. . Fourth Edition. Softcover. Very Good condition. Illus. by NOT a library discard. xiii, 210pp. Great Packaging,… Read more
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21.08
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Sierra Sierra: A Novel

by Joss, John (signed)

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Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine condition
Edition
First Edition (so stated)
ISBN
9780930514099
Item Price
36.93

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Los Altos, California: The Soaring Press, 1977. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by the AUTHOR directly on the front free endpaper. Near Fine condition in a bright and shiny Near Very Good dust jacket. NOT price clipped ($8.95). The jacket has a few small chips and short closed edge tears that have been reinforced with clear tape on the blank… Read more
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The Analysis of Rocket Propellants

by Malone, Hugh E.

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780124667501
Item Price
104.56

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New York: Academic Press, 1976. NOT a library discard. Near Fine condition. Sharp corners. NO owner's name or bookplate. Pages are crisp, clean and unmarked. No. 12 in The Analysis of Organic Materials International Series of Monographs. Bound in the original blue boards, stamped in bright gold on the spine.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine… Read more
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104.56
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Pioneer of Aviation Series Books: Harry L. Sayler and the Airship Boys (in) Dime Novel Roundup. Oct 1990. Vol 59. No 5

by Vaughan, David K.

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
42.22

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Falls River, Massachusetts: Edward T. LeBlanc, 1990. Fine condition. Sharp corners. NO rubbing. NO owner's name or bookplate. Crisp, clean and unmarked. Contains: Pioneer of Aviation Series Books: Harry L. Sayler and the Airship Boys (in) Dime Novel Roundup. Oct 1990. Vol 59. No 5. Bound in the original white… Read more
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42.22
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World Airports, The Way Ahead: Proceedings of the Conference Held at the Queen Elizabeth Hall London 23, 24, 25 September 1969

by Dennis, T. L. (editor)

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
42.22

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London: The Institution of Civil Engineers, 1970. NOT a library discard. Very Good condition in a Good dust jacket. The colorful jacket is still bright, but is moderately rubbed with short closed edge tears. NO owner's name or bookplate. Pages are clean and unmarked. Tables. Diagrams. Illustrations. Has papers on air passengers; air… Read more
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42.22