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Gloster Meteor

By: Chaz Bowyer

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Shepperton, Surrey, Ian Allan Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: LED0022

ISBN: 0711014779

Condition: Good


A good second-hand copy with minimal wear. A very clean copy. View more info

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Autogyros, Gyroplanes & Gyrocopters

By: Dave Organ

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Apex Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: LED0027

ISBN: 0954194519

Condition: New


With over 30 years experience as an Autogyro pilot, author Dave Organ has used his knowledge to produce a concise and easy to read book that covers all aspects of this little known form of Sport Flying. Topics covered include the Origins of Rotary Winged Flight, Birth of the Autogiro, Second generation Gyroplanes, Current single and two seat models, How they work and handling the theory, Gyros in the U.S.A., Powerplants and how they work, C.A.A. Training requirements, How to get started, Radiotelephony, Ken Wallis and 'Little Nellie', Pre-rotators, plus a comprehensive list of Contact address... View more info

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Bletchley Park - The Code-Breakers of Station X

By: Michael Smith

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Shire Library: 2013

Seller ID: 9780747812159

ISBN: 0747812152

Condition: New Book


Bletchley Park, known to those who worked there as Station X, was the scene of one of the greatest Allied triumphs of the Second World War. The breaking of the Nazi Enigma cyphers by Britain's wartime code-breakers continues to fascinate, with well over 100,000 people visiting the scene of their successes every year. Bletchley Park provided the intelligence that ensured Allied victories in the Battle of Atlantic, the war in North Africa and, most crucially, the D-Day invasion of Europe, and it was also the birthplace of the modern computer. The code-breakers were led by men like Dilly Knox an... View more info