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            Jet Man: The Making and Breaking of Frank Whittle, Genius of the Jet Revolution
             

            Jet Man: The Making and Breaking of Frank Whittle, Genius of the Jet Revolution (Hardback)

            By Campbell-Smith, Duncan

            • RRP: $96.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            The biography of Frank Whittle - RAF pilot, mathematician of genius, and inventor of the jet engine.

            ISBN 9781788544696
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2021
            Publisher Head of Zeus
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            The Spitfire Kids: The generation who built, supported and flew Britain's most beloved fighter
             

            The Spitfire Kids: The generation who built, supported and flew Britain's most beloved fighter (Hardback)

            By Cross, Alasdair; Worldwide, Bbc

            • RRP: $60.00
            • $46.80
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            • Pub Date
              10 Aug 21

            A bestselling BBC Radio 4 ten-part series and podcast that celebrates the men and women who built and flew the Second World War's most famous fighter plane - the Spitfire.

            ISBN 9781472281968
            Released NZ 10 Aug 2021
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Boeing 747: 50 Years of an Aviation icon
              

            Boeing 747: 50 Years of an Aviation icon (Hardback)

            By Bauernfeind, Ingo

            • RRP: $48.50
            • $36.80
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            • Pub Date
              28 May 21

            Lavishly illustrated and meticulously researched, aviation specialist Ingo Bauernfeind's new Boeing 747 history celebrates more than half a century of an enduring aviation icon that has changed commercial aviation since its maiden flight in 1969. With personal accounts written by... former pilots and crew members.
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            ISBN 9781911658528
            Released NZ 28 May 2021
            Publisher Mortons Media Group
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 28 May 2021
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            Operation Vengeance: The Astonishing Aerial Ambush That Changed World War II [Large Print]
             

            Operation Vengeance: The Astonishing Aerial Ambush That Changed World War II [Large Print] (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

            By Hampton, Dan

            • RRP: $70.00
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            A narrative account of the top-secret U.S. mission to kill Isoroku Yamamoto, the Japanese commander who masterminded Pearl Harbor --

            ISBN 9780063000209
            Released NZ 3 Feb 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Dassault Falcon Legend
             

            The Dassault Falcon Legend (Hardback)

            By Taverna, Michael A.

            • RRP: $65.00
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            • Pub Date
              1 Jun 21

            A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Dassault Falcon jet.

            ISBN 9781419712456
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher Abrams
            Interest Age General Audience
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            A Passion for Flight: New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War
              

            A Passion for Flight: New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War (Paperback)

            By Martyn, Errol W.

            Volplane Press in association with the Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand is proud to announce publication of the first volume of Errol Martyns new trilogy - A PASSION FOR FLIGHT, a history of New Zealand aviation before the Great War of 1914-1918. This definitive work pr...esents for the first time a detailed record of all known New Zealand-related aeronautical activity of the long-neglected pioneering period of 1868-1914. The complete trilogy will undoubtedly become an indispensible first place of resource for historians, aviation enthusiasts and genealogists alike.
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            ISBN 9780473203870
            Published NZ 15 Jun 2012
            Publisher Volplane Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            RAF Second World War Fighters in Profile: 2019
             

            RAF Second World War Fighters in Profile: 2019 (Hardback)

            By Sandham-Bailey, Chris

            • RRP: $80.99
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            RAF Second World War Fighters in Profile features more than 200 highly detailed profiles of 15 different aircraft types flown by the Royal Air Force between 1939 and 1945.

            ISBN 9781911658061
            Released NZ 7 Oct 2020
            Publisher John Reed Book Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            The Zeppelin Story
             

            The Zeppelin Story (Hardback)

            By Christopher, John

            • RRP: $31.99
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            In the 1930s the Zeppelins ruled the skies, crossing the Atlantic with a style and elegance never seen before - or since - in air travel. This title charts the history of these incredible airships from their conception to their fiery destruction.

            ISBN 9780752451756
            Released NZ 19 Oct 2010
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Magic of a Name: The Rolls-Royce Story, Part 1: The First Forty Years
             

            The Magic of a Name: The Rolls-Royce Story, Part 1: The First Forty Years (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Pugh, Peter

            • RRP: $110.00
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            This text is a story of genius, skill, hard work and dedication which gave the world both cars and aero engines unrivalled in their excellence. Researched from the company's archives, Peter Pugh's account contains hitherto unpublished material about the history of Rolls-Royce.

            ISBN 9781840461510
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781840462845
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2000
            Publisher Icon Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Aircraft Book: The Definitive Visual History

            The Aircraft Book: The Definitive Visual History (Hardback, 2nd edition)

            By DK

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $41.25
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            Take an action-packed flight through the history of aircraft and the intrepid pioneers who made a dream become reality. Featuring more than 800 of the greatest commercial and military aircraft ever made, this visual celebration of aeroplanes and aviation traces the history of fli...ght over the past century. With examples of the latest aircraft from around the world, The Aircraft Book takes you on an action-packed ride through to the 21st century, from the first prototypes to today's supersonic jets. Explore stunning photographic galleries of planes, helicopters, and airships, each accompanied by its vital statistics. See inside legendary planes such as the Gipsy Moth, Spitfire, and Concorde, with virtual tours of each key model, from the exterior to the cockpit. Discover the details of aircraft engines from manufacturers such as Rolls-Royce and Rotax to see what powers a great aircraft's performance. And find out how famous marques such as Boeing and Lockheed came to be household names. Aviation enthusiasts of all stripes and ages will be captivated by DK's The Aircraft Book - a comprehensive and beautifully presented guide to the story of flight.
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            ISBN 9780241446355
            Released NZ 16 Mar 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Availability
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