Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 
CLAIMS TO FAME: THE B-17 FLYING FORTRESS., Birdsall, Steve and Freeman, Roger.

Author Name    Birdsall, Steve and Freeman, Roger.

Title   CLAIMS TO FAME: THE B-17 FLYING FORTRESS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London Arms and Armour 1994

ISBN Number    1854092111 / 9781854092113

Seller ID   23458

224 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). B&w photographs. "(I)nternationally acclaimed aviation experts Steve Birdsall and Roger Freeman have here put together a remarkable and genuinely new book on this most famous of aircraft. With crews flying 25 mission tours but aircraft flying until destroyed or replaced there is clearly much scope for following a Fortress from manufacture through to eventual demise, and recounting the many and varied actions and exploits along the way. (This book) describes an intriguing and fascinating selection of aircraft and the reasons for their inclusion here. Claims include longest serving, most damaged, shortest life, famous crewmen and more but all are meticulously researched and authenticated by this expert author team, and the drama and tragedy of their missions flown are accurately reflected in the accompanying narrative." Light wrinkling at top of spine, small remainder mark on bottom of text block. Dust jacket has areas of light edge wrinkling.

Price = 15.00 USD


Also available.
PRIDE OF SEATTLE: THE FIRST 300 BOEING B-17F FLYING FORTRESS.  SQUADRON/SIGNAL 6074., Birdsall, Steve.  Color by Don Greer, Ernesto Cumpian & David W. Smith.
PRIDE OF SEATTLE: THE FIRST 300 BOEING B-17F FLYING FORTRESS. SQUADRON/SIGNAL 6074.
Birdsall, Steve. Color by Don Greer, Ernesto Cumpian & David W. Smith.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CLAIMS TO FAME: THE B-17 FLYING FORTRESS.
Birdsall, Steve and Freeman, Roger.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE BRITISH SOLDIER IN THE 20TH CENTURY.  VOLUME 6. TROPICAL UNIFORMS., Chappell, Mike, written and illustrated by.
THE BRITISH SOLDIER IN THE 20TH CENTURY. VOLUME 6. TROPICAL UNIFORMS.
Chappell, Mike, written and illustrated by.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CANADIAN SQUADRONS IN COASTAL COMMAND., Hendrie, Andrew.
CANADIAN SQUADRONS IN COASTAL COMMAND.
Hendrie, Andrew.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CAMP VERNON:  A CENTURY OF CANADIAN  MILITARY HISTORY., Rayment, Hugh & Sherlock, Patrick.  Foreword By Pierre Berton.
CAMP VERNON: A CENTURY OF CANADIAN MILITARY HISTORY.
Rayment, Hugh & Sherlock, Patrick. Foreword By Pierre Berton.
45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE NEW FORCE:  THE STORY OF ATOMS AND PEOPLE., Lapp, Ralph E.  Foreword by Stewart Alsop.
THE NEW FORCE: THE STORY OF ATOMS AND PEOPLE.
Lapp, Ralph E. Foreword by Stewart Alsop.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

WINGS OVER BURMA., Hemingway, Kenneth.
WINGS OVER BURMA.
Hemingway, Kenneth.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

FRIGATES OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY 1943-1974., Macpherson, Ken.  Foreword by C. Ian P. Tate.
FRIGATES OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY 1943-1974.
Macpherson, Ken. Foreword by C. Ian P. Tate.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BOMBER COMMAND / COSTAL COMMAND / FLEET AIR ARM / ARK ROYAL / ATLANTIC BRIDGE - 5 ITEMS., Air Ministry / Admiralty.
BOMBER COMMAND / COSTAL COMMAND / FLEET AIR ARM / ARK ROYAL / ATLANTIC BRIDGE - 5 ITEMS.
Air Ministry / Admiralty.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE MACKENZIE KING RECORD.  VOLUME 2. 1944-1945.  (VOLUME II), Pickersgill, J.W. And Forster, D.F.
THE MACKENZIE KING RECORD. VOLUME 2. 1944-1945. (VOLUME II)
Pickersgill, J.W. And Forster, D.F.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE MAN WHO BROKE PURPLE:  THE LIFE OF COLONEL WILLIAM F. FRIEDMAN, WHO DECIPHERED THE JAPANESE CODE IN WORLD WAR II., Clark, Ronald.
THE MAN WHO BROKE PURPLE: THE LIFE OF COLONEL WILLIAM F. FRIEDMAN, WHO DECIPHERED THE JAPANESE CODE IN WORLD WAR II.
Clark, Ronald.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

DESPERATE SIEGE:  THE BATTLE OF HONG KONG., Ferguson, Ted.
DESPERATE SIEGE: THE BATTLE OF HONG KONG.
Ferguson, Ted.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie