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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

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by Maj. Gen. Marion Carl

First published in 1994, this stirring autobiography of a fighter and test pilot takes readers full throttle through Carl's imposing list of "firsts...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/hostile-sky">THE HOSTILE SKY</a>

by James W. Vernon

In the summer of 1942 Jim Vernon, a nineteen-year-old student in Butte, Montana, joined the U.S. Navy’s aviation cadet training program. By the end...

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THE RESCUE OF STREETCAR 304

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by Kenny Wayne Fields

In 1968, during a forty hour period, the Air Force flew 189 sorties to rescue a Navy A-7 pilot, call sign Streetcar 304, in one of the largest rescue...

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BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

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by Thomas J. Cutler

The last great naval battle of World War II, Leyte Gulf also is remembered as the biggest naval battle ever fought anywhere, and this book has been...

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by John F. Wukovitz

The turbulent life of Gregory Pappy Boyington, the top U.S. Marine ace of the Pacific, is captured in memorable detail by the acclaimed author of One...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-reference/corsair">CORSAIR</a>

by Barrett Tillman

This is the remarkable story of an airplane that became a legend--with a sleek silhouette and bent wings, it doubled as a day and night fighter,...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/destined-glory">DESTINED FOR GLORY</a>

by Thomas Wildenburg

On 4 June 1942, three squadrons of U.S. Navy Dauntless dive bombers destroyed Japan's carrier force sent to neutralize Midway, changing the course of...

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FLYING BLACK PONIES

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by Kit Lavell

The tragic, the comic, the terrifying, the poignant are all part of the story of the Black Pony pilots who distinguished themselves in the Mekong...

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MIDWAY

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by Mitsuo Fuchida

This landmark study was first published in English by the Naval Institute in 1955 and was added to the Classics of Naval Literature series in 1992....

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<a href="/store/books/forthcoming-titles/fire-sky">FIRE FROM THE SKY</a>

by Richard C. Knott

“The Seawolves were a kind of special operations force in their own right, providing SEALs and others in the Mekong Delta with the sort of...

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by Robert O. Harder

Air Force navigators and bombardiers have long labored under the shadow of pilots—their contributions undervalued, misunderstood, or simply unknown...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/good-go">GOOD TO GO</a>

by Mary Pat Kelly

Just five hours after radio contact was first made with Basher 52—O’Grady’s call sign—the Air Force captain was safely on board the USS Kearsarge....

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/samurai">SAMURAI!</a>

by Saburo Sakai

Saburo Sakai is Japan’s greatest fighter pilot to survive World War II, and his powerful memoir has proven to be one of the most popular and enduring...

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THE BIG E

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by Edward P. Stafford

A lasting memorial to the USS Enterprise, this classic tale of the carrier that contributed more than any other single warship to the naval victory...

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FLIGHT OF THE INTRUDER--20th Anniversary Ed.

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by Stephen Coonts

Also Available in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon In Flight of the Intruder Jake Grafton is an A-6 Intruder pilot during the Vietnam War who...

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