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The Story of ESCI 1968-1999
03101AVI
The story of the famous Italian plastic scale model manufacturer ESCI. The book covers the period 1967 - 2000 although the origins of ESCI can be traced back to before WWII. Lavishly illustrated with box art, vehicles and various appendices covering products announced but never issued, promotional products, products from outside toolings, specials, a list of ESCI decals and kits
£17.50
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Airfix Kits
07919AVI
Looks at the tale of Airfix - a pioneer in the world of plastic modelling, as well as its products, its changing fortunes over the years and links with popular culture.
£6.99
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British Aircraft Manufacturers since 1909
52292AVI
This book traces one hundred years of the British aviation industry, its history, origins, mergers and takeovers. It details the evolution of the British aviation industry and is an epitaph to household famous names such as Armstrong-Whitworth, de Havilland, Chadwick, Claude-Graham White, Sopwith, A. V. Roe, Mitchell, Hawker, Handley Page, Petter and Fairey to name but a few
£20.00
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Collecting Vintage Plastic Model Airplane%
72236AVI
The author examines the world of aircraft model kits from the golden age by delving into the heyday of plastic model aircraft kits spanning the period from WWII to the mid 1960s. Information on building your own collection with photos of kits, catalogues, box art in addition to current market values.
£19.99
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Desert Boneyards Retired Aircraft Storage%
36621AVI
Gigantic desert aerodromes in which military and civilian aircraft from all over the world are stored, either permanently or for a time, in order to serve as sources of spare parts or to be reactivated after a certain time. In this unique photo documentation, the reader is shown the best-known of these "desert boneyards" in Arizona and California and presented fascinating insights into a world far away from the well-known airports
£38.99
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Focke Wulf Fw 190/Ta 152 & Ta 153
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Publication containing a plethora of A3 1:72 pull-out detailed drawings bound together with a plastic binding strip. This volume covers the FW 190/Ta 152 and Ta 153 Fw 191 to Ta 153 variants and includes fuselage, wings, instrument panel, propellors plus MUCH MORE.
£16.99
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Power to Fly
52006AVI
This autobiography tells of a young English boy who endured the horrors of WWII in London and went on to become the Chairman of one of the World's greatest aircraft engine manufacturers - General Electric. Relates from his early beginnings as an apprentice at de Havilland in Elstree through to his career in the USA working on major new advances in jet-engine technology for both military and civil applications.
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Scanners 5 The VHF/UHF Communications Gu
62448AVI
Updated guide to short wave radio equipment used to monitor VHF/UHF wavebands. New edition includes how to tune into a wide range of users from land-based walkie-talkies to orbiting space stations. Includes photos of the latest equipment and accessories as well as tables of UK frequencies and call signs.
£9.95
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Sci-Fi & Fantasy Modeller Volume 41
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Moebius, Dawn of Justice, Batmobile, Blake's 7 London, Force Awakens, Stingray Terror Fish
£14.95
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The Archaeology of Airfields
44017AVI
The author charts the progress of aviation through the archaeology of airfields. He investigates why airfields are positioned where they are and brings the subject up to the consequences of the fall of the Soviet state and the current struggles in the Middle East
£19.99
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The Boy''s Book of Airfix  Who s
28988AVI
Covers the history of the Airfix name including the twists and turns of the Airfix saga when it looked as thought the great name might disappear forever, only to be rescued by another great name - Hornby. The book is lavishly illustrated with detailed box art, magazine adverts and other period ephemera.
£20.00
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The Design and Manufacture of British
92410AVI
This book describes how British aircraft propellers were made, the specifications laid down by the Government for their manufacture, and how they looked. There are also chapters describing how to buy and how to restore a propeller
£38.00
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The Military Airfields of Britain Northe
68092AVI
A user-friendly look at the military airfields of Northern England. Content includes; Brief history of the airfield; construction and use including decoy sites; comprehensive list of flying units with dates and aircraft types; list of HQ units based at the airfield; details of memorials; maps and plans of almost every airfield; location details and a selection of period photographs.
£16.99
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The Military Airfields of Britain. East
67282AVI
A user-friendly look at the military airfields of East Anglia covering every military airfield within from WWI to the present day. Content includes; Brief history of the airfield; construction and use including decoy sites; comprehensive list of flying units with dates and aircraft types; list of HQ units based at the airfield; details of memorials; maps and plans of almost every airfield; location details and a selection of period photographs.
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The Military Airfields of Britain. South
68106AVI
A user-friendly look at the military airfields of South West England covering every military airfield within from WWI to the present day. Content includes; Brief history of the airfield; construction and use including decoy sites; comprehensive list of flying units with dates and aircraft types; list of HQ units based at the airfield; details of memorials; maps and plans of almost every airfield; location details and a selection of period photographs.
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The Military Airfields of Wales and We
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A user-friendly look at the military airfields of Wales and West Midlands. Content includes; Brief history of the airfield; construction and use including decoy sites; comprehensive list of flying units with dates and aircraft types; list of HQ units based at the airfield; details of memorials; maps and plans of almost every airfield; location details and a selection of period photographs.
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