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WWII Books

  • Messerschmitt Bf 110

    SKU: 22-B-9

      Hirsch, R.S. and Uwe Feist. Messerschmitt Bf 110, (Aero Series 16).   Aero Publ, 1963.  48pp, wrps, 7.25x10.75".  Photos, color drawings, list of model designations.  Very good, musty, price punched front cover.

    Price: $12.00
    $12.00
    22-B-9
  • The P-47 Thunderbolt

    SKU: 22-B-8

     Morgan, Len.  The P-47 Thunderbolt.  New York, Arco Publ Famous Aircraft Series, 1963.  8.5x11", illus, wrps.  52pp, nose art, drawings, photo illus, complete pilot manual reproduced.  Price on front cover punched. Excellent.

    Price: $12.00
    $12.00
    22-B-8
  • Airship Buoyancy - 1942

    SKU: 22-ZEPP-14

       (U.S. Naval Air Station, Moffett Field, California).  Airship Buoyancy, Manual No. 1.  A & R Dept of Information, Moffett Field, 1942.  16pp, illus with drawings on each page (as shown), 5x7.25", card covers.  A very rare airship manual from the height of WWII. About good+, light cover toning, contents excellent.  

    Price: $65.00
    $65.00
    22-ZEPP-14
  • Airship Propulsion - 1942

    SKU: 22-ZEPP-13

       (U.S. Naval Air Station, Moffett Field, California).  Airship Propulsion, For Mechanic Learners, Manual No. 2.  A & R Dept of Information, Moffett Field, 1942.  16pp, illus with drawings on each page (as shown), 5x7.25", card covers.  A very rare airship manual from the height of WWII. About fair-good, cover toning, contents excellent. 

    Price: $60.00
    $60.00
    22-ZEPP-13
  • The Airship Envelope - 1943

    SKU: 22-ZEPP12

     (U.S. Naval Air Station, Moffett Field, California).  The Airship Envelope, A Manual for Fabric Workers, Manual No. 3.  A & R Dept of Information, Moffett Field, 1943.  42pp, illus with drawings on each page (as shown), 5x7.25", card covers.  A very rare airship manual from the height of WWII. About good+, light cover toning, contents excellent. 

    Price: $75.00
    $75.00
    22-ZEPP12
  • Bomber and Fighter Tactics in Combat - circa 1943

    SKU: 22-B-7

     (Office of the Assistant Chief of Air Staff, Intelligence).  Tactics and Performance of American Army Air Bombardment and Enemy Fighter Interception, since 7 December 1941.  Washington, D.C., Office of the Asst Chief of Air Staff, Intelligence, n.d.  42pp, illus with paintings, wrps, 8.5x11", marked U.S. RESTRICTED.  Sections ihnclude Bombing, Early Days in SW Pacific, Bombardment in the Aleutians, The Battle of the Bismark Sea, Bombardment Operations in China, Air Bombardment in Burma, American Air Bombardment in the Middle East & North Africa, 8th Air Force in Europe, etc.  About good; some cover rubbing and corner bumps.  Also not found on any other book sale site worldwide.

    Price: $85.00
    $85.00
    22-B-7
  • Identification and Tactical Functions of Aircraft - early WWII

    SKU: 22-B-6

     (Sub-Dept of Aircraft Identification, AAF Pre-flight School, Maxwell AFB).  Indentification and Tactical Functions of Aircraft.  Mawell AFB, n.d.  89pp, illus with silhouettes and printed photos, 8.5x11", wrps, stapled.  Each Allied aircraft has two pages devoted to drawings and photos.  Initial few pages cover aircraft nomenclatue and differences in wing shape, engines, etc.  A rare manual not found listed in any other online book selling site worldwide.  Fair-good; covers lightly toned, soiled and bumped; some internal pencil notes. 

    Price: $65.00
    $65.00
    22-B-6
  • TM 1-270, Aerial Gunnery Practice and Record Firing - 1942

    SKU: 22-B-5

     (War Department).  Technical Manual TM 1-270, Aerial Gunnery Practice and Record Firing.  Washington, War Dept, May 7, 1942.  35pp, illus w/drawings, wrps, 5.5x8.5", 3-hole punched.  Very good.  Topics include proficiency, ammunition, training, ranges and safety, umpires, scoring, record firing.  

    Price: $20.00
    $20.00
    22-B-5
  • TM 1-282, Tactics and Technique of Air Chemical Spraying - 1943

    SKU: 22-B-4

     (War Department).  Technical Manual TM 1-282, Tactics and Technique of Air Chemical Spraying.  Washington, War Dept, Feb 27, 1943.  57pp, illus w/drawings and photos, wrps, 5.5x8.5".  Very good; rubber stamps and ink mark-outs on front page.  Topics include the employment of aerial smoke, tactical methods (including toxic chemical application) and crew precautions. 

    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
    22-B-4
  • FM 1-10, Tactics and Technique of Air Attack - 1940

    SKU: 22-B-3

     (Chief of the Air Corps). Air Corps Field Manual FM 1-10, Tactics and Technique of Air Attack.  Washington, GPO, 1940.  131pp, 12 folding charts, wrps, 4.5x7.5".  Very good.  Seldom seen manual published the year before Pearl Harbor.

    Price: $25.00
    $25.00
    22-B-3