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    R251,00 - R500,00

    Howard's Whirlybirds: Howard Hughes' Amazing Pioneering Helicopter Exploits

    R425,00
    The first book to reveal how movie mogul Howard Hughes' aircraft division emerged from a hobby shop into an empire to be later sold for $490 million

    Mitsubishi A6M Zero

    R259,00 R305,00
    The Zero is an iconic Japanese fighter of World War II. Detailed technical analysis, photographs, and illustrations make this a perfect gift for modelers, veterans, and aviation enthusiasts.

    The Boulton Paul Balliol: The Last Merlin-Powered Aircraft

    R375,00
    The Boulton Paul Balliol was the last Merlin-powered aircraft although it started life as the world's first turbo-trainer

    Howard's Whirlybirds: Howard Hughes' Amazing Pioneering Helicopter Exploits

    R500,00
    Howard Hughes popularised the light helicopter trainer, mass-produced the first turbine-powered light observation helicopter, led the way in hot cycle rotorcraft propulsion research and, finally, developed the world's most advanced attack helicopter - the Apache - that was purchased and also saw service with the UK.

    Conquest of the Atlantic: Cunard Liners of the 1950s and 1960s

    R500,00
    Conquest of the Atlantic: Cunard Liners of the 1950s and 1960s is the story of these great ships that are all still remembered with much fondness and of the life on board them. Cunard would face furious competition with jet aircraft and by 1969 be reduced to one Atlantic liner, the legendary and iconic Queen Elizabeth 2.

    British Steam in Colour: London to Aberdeen from the Bill Reed Collection

    R325,00
    Seventy-nine-year-old Nottingham railway photographer, Bill Reed, shows for the first time his colour pictures of steam locomotives taken from the line-side, on shed and on works. The photographs cover the area on and off the main line from the London termini up to Aberdeen.

    Post-War on the Liners

    R475,00
    The story of the great post-war era of liner travel across continents and companies from Cunard to P & O - from luxury liners to 100-berth transport ships.

    A Flying Life: An Enthusiast's Photographic Record of British Aviation in the 1930s

    R500,00
    During the 1930s two young men spent all their spare cash on film and petrol travelling around England photographing aircraft. This profusely illustrated account of their travels is interspersed with dates of important events that took place in British aviation and literally provides a snapshot of the Golden Age of British Aviation.

    Bloody Paralyser: The Giant Handley Page Bombers of the First World War

    R500,00
    This book tells the story of the largest British bomber of World War 1 and the men who flew them.

    A Short History of the Motorcycle

    R302,00 R355,00
    A celebration of the magic of motorbikes by former TOP GEAR and current THE GRAND TOUR presenter Richard Hammond.

    British Aircraft Manufacturers Since 1909

    R500,00
    British Aircraft Manufacturers since 1909 traces one hundred years of the British aviation industry, its history, origins, mergers and takeovers. It details the evolution of the British aviation industry from fragile biplanes and majestic airliners that united the world to the advanced bombers and fighters of today.

    Railway Day Trips: 160 Classic Train Journeys Around Britain

    R281,00 R330,00
    Fully updated essential guide to exploring Britain by train, Railway Day Trips is ideal for anyone planning or looking for inspiration for a rail journey. From bestselling railway author Julian Holland.

    Boyd: The Fighter Pilot Who Changed the Art of War

    R268,00 R315,00
    A detailed portrait of American fighter pilot John Boyd examines his distinguished military career during the Korean War and his postwar efforts as a military theorist who took on the entrenched Pentagon bureaucracy to transform the art of modern warfare and the American military with his revolution

    Montgomery Aviation

    R418,00 R446,47