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            Many a Close Run Thing
             

            Many a Close Run Thing (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Enright, Tom

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            A New Zealand squadron leader, flying-boat captain and airliner pilot on a life of aerial adventure Though rarely seen above the small sheep farming town called Ranfurly in Central Otago in the 1940s, Tom Enright developed a fascination with planes from an early age. He joined th ...

            ISBN 9781775541431
            Published 17 June 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Echoes from Early Aviators: A Lost Manuscript Rediscovered
              

            Echoes from Early Aviators: A Lost Manuscript Rediscovered (Hardback)

            By Merriam, Frederick Warren

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            Author was one of the UK s early aviation pioneers. As manager and chief instructor of the Bristol Flying School at Brooklands, he had many pupils who subsequently became famous

            ISBN 9781526726209
            Release Date 1 August 2019 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

            A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts (Paperback)

            By Chaikin, Andrew

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            Through the windows of the slowly turning spacecraft they looked out at the place where the sun had once been, and there was the moon- a huge, magnificent sphere bathed in the eerie blue light of earthshine, each crater rendered in ghostly detail.'The race to the moon was won spe ...

            ISBN 9780241363157
            Published 18 June 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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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 ...

            ISBN 9780473203870
            Published 15 June 2012 by Volplane Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Sterling Biographies (R): Amelia Earhart: A Life in Flight
             

            Sterling Biographies (R): Amelia Earhart: A Life in Flight (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Victoria Garrett

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            Knowing the risks, but taking the chance anyway - that was the internal compass that guided Amelia Earhart. This biography captures: Amelia's impressive sense of daring, evident from a very young age; her eagerness to promote women's abilities and desire to contribute to the worl ...

            ISBN 9781402751578
            Published 3 February 2009 by Sterling Juvenile
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Sterling Biographies
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            The Trans-Atlantic Pioneers: From First Flights to Supersonic Jets - The Battle to Cross the Atlantic

            The Trans-Atlantic Pioneers: From First Flights to Supersonic Jets - The Battle to Cross the Atlantic (Hardback)

            By Hales-Dutton, Bruce

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            Investigates the exciting race to become the first to fly the Atlantic, detailing every significant trans-Atlantic journey throughout the last 100 years .

            ISBN 9781526732170
            Published 11 March 2019 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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            The Infinite Air
               

            The Infinite Air (EPUB ebook – Main)

            By Kidman, Fiona

            A novel offering an intriguing interpretation of one of the world's greatest aviators, the glamorous and enigmatic Jean Batten. Jean Batten became an international icon in the 1930s. A brave, glamorous woman, she made a number of heroic solo flights across the world. The newspape ...

            ISBN 9781869797935
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            Language en
            Published 1 October 2013 by Penguin
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            King of the Air: The Turbulent Life of Charles Kingsford Smith

            King of the Air: The Turbulent Life of Charles Kingsford Smith (Hardback)

            By Blainey, Ann

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            Charles Kingsford Smith was the most commanding flyer of the golden age of aviation. In three short years, he broke records with his astounding and daring voyages- the first trans-Pacific flight from America to Australia, the first flight across the Tasman, the first non-stop cro ...

            ISBN 9781760641078
            Published 3 December 2018 by Black Inc
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            Harrier 809: Britain's Legendary Jump Jet and the Untold Story of the Falklands War
             

            Harrier 809: Britain's Legendary Jump Jet and the Untold Story of the Falklands War (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By White, Rowland

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            From the mind of the engineering genius who designed the iconic Hurricane, Typhoon and Tempest planes, the Harrier jump jet was to be a crucial element of the RAF's fleet for over four decades.

            ISBN 9781787631595
            Release Date 3 September 2019 by Transworld Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Fraught with Danger: Helicopter Flying in Fiordland leading to live animal capture in the USA and Canada
              

            Fraught with Danger: Helicopter Flying in Fiordland leading to live animal capture in the USA and Canada (Paperback)

            By Sutherland, Doc

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            An early working life hunting deer in the mountains of Southern Fiordland for Doc Sutherland led on to crayfishing around the south coast before he gained his ultimate dream goal of a helicopter pilot's licence that enabled him to extend the deer hunting further afield. Deer hunt ...

            ISBN 9780473422004
            Published 9 December 2017 by NZ / SP Author Self Published
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