1947-Present Books

  • Top Gun School

    SKU: 21-B-14

     Wilcox, Robert K.  Scream of Eagles - The Creation of Top Gun and the U.S. Air Victory in Vietnam.  New York, John Wiley & Sons, 1990.  295pp, illus, 6x9".  Very good in vg dj.

    Price: $12.00
  • X-15

    SKU: 21-B-12

     Landis, Tony R. and Dennis R. Jenkins (compilers).  X-15 Photo Scrapbook.  North Branch MN, Specialty Press, 2003.  108pp, illus, 9x9".  Hundreds of X-15 photos nicely captioned.  Excellent.

    Price: $12.00
  • The Victory Era

    SKU: 21-B-11

     Ethell, Jeff.  The Victory Era, in color! Rare color photographs of the World War II years.  Greendale, WI, Reiman Publ, 1994.  162pp, color illus, 8.5x11", hardcover photo boards.  Sharp, real color photos of WWII.  After the film companies ran out of black & white film, families began sending color film overseas to their sons and daughters. Thus we have these wonderful, sharp analog color photos!  Very good; prior owner's inscription inside front cover.

    Price: $10.00
  • McDonnell - Douglas History

    SKU: 21-B-10

     Yenne, Bill.  McDonnell Douglas - A Tale of Two Giants.  New York, Crescent Books, 1985.  256pp, color illus, 9x12", brown cloth binding.  Nicely done history of this impressive company replete with wonderful photos and drawings.  Good, some warping, no dust jacket.

    Price: $10.00
  • Yeager "Press On" - signed

    SKU: 21-B-9

     Yeager, Chuck and Charles Leerhsen.  Press On!  Bantam Books, 1988.  247pp, illus, special leather binding with gilt edges, signed boldly by Yeager on front free end paper.  A continuation of Yeagers autobiography (below).  Excellent.

    Price: $65.00
  • Chuck Yeager Autobiography - signed

    SKU: 21-B-8

     Yeager, Chuck and Leo Janos.  YEAGER.  Bantam Books, 1985.  343pp, illus, special leather bound edition with gilt edges, boldly signed by Yeager on front free end paper. Excellent condition.

    Price: $65.00
  • Sieger Zeppelin Post Catalog - 1968

    SKU: 20-ZEPP-113

     Famous and widely used catalog describing Zeppelin stamps, flown covers and their postmarks.  288pp, illus, 4x8", wrps.  Very good. 

    Price: $18.00
  • Siegel Sale Catalog No. 361 - 1969

    SKU: 20-ZEPP-112

     Siegel, Robert A.  Airpost Stamps of the World/Zeppelin and Airpost Covers/Europe, Sale No. 361.  Sale Nov 12-14, 1969.  84pp, illus,1724 lots, includes prices realized insert.  Good, light cover soil.

    Price: $15.00
  • The Snowbirds Story - 1987

    SKU: 20-MISC-14

     Rycquart, Barbara.  The Snowbird Story.  London, Ontario, Canada/Third Eye/1987.  94pp, illus, 8.5x11", wrps.  Likely sold at a 1987 Snowbirds Air Show in Windsor, Ontario (airshow brochure tucked inside front cover).  Signed by author and four of the Snowbirds (with their crew position numbers).  Excellent/as new.

    Price: $65.00
  • Cold War USAF Re-enlistment Brochure - 1951

    SKU: 20-MISC-9

     Small (5x7") brochure aimed at enlisted personnel's dependents in the Cold War Air Force.  Inside the cover is a message from Gen Hoyt Vandenberg, Chief of Staff.  There is a section called "What Lies Ahead" with a main thread of combating Communism.  Following is a spread: "YOUR AIRMAN - Backbone of the Air Force" and then "Your Airman Will Benefit by Reenlisting"...."You Benefit, Too!", focusing on medical benefits. commissaries and exchanges and quarters allowance.  12pp, illus, publication date of 8-30-51.  Very good. 

    Price: $8.00