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Boeing 747

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$29.99

More than half a century ago the Boeing 747 took to the air for the first time and is considered the first large-capacity civilian airliner. Lovingly nicknamed the “Jumbo Jet,” the aircraft quickly became the flagship of any airline that...

The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania in Pictures

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$9.99

A colorful souvenir photo book that captures the excitement of what’s in store for visitors when they explore the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. Nestled in the rolling hills and lush farmland of Strasburg, in beautiful rural Lancaster County, a sprawling...

The 10th Mountain Division

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$39.99

The storied history of the US Army’s elite 10th Mountain Division is presented here in precise detail by Dennis Chapman, a former officer in the division. The reader will first learn of the outfit’s 1943 activation, then the dramatic story...

Tac Recon

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$29.99

This book examines the American Air Force aircrews who flew tactical reconnaissance combat missions from World War I to the Gulf War. The book employs primary-source interviews, unit histories, mission documents, declassified operational studies, and photos to tell their stories....

Vickers Wellington

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$19.99

The Vickers Armstrong Wellington, affectionately dubbed the “Wimpy” after the hamburger-scoffing cartoon character, lays claim to two distinctions within RAF WWII annals. The first related to its geodetic structure, with a cloth covering that proved to be superior to previous...

Space Hardware

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$24.99

Featuring over 380 color photographs, this illustrated guidebook presents a visual history of the United States’ space adventures, from the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Skylab, and Space Shuttle programs to the current International Space Station and Space X commercial ventures. A...

Useless Knowledge for the World Traveler

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$19.99

A fun, funny, and fascinating compendium of trivia, traditions, and advice from around the world--covers all seven continents, from the North Pole to the South Pole, and even the moon! Did you know that a goat discovered the true effects...

The Retablos of Jeronimo Lozano

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$24.99

Dive into the life and work of master craftsman Jeronimo Lozano and his extraordinarily detailed retablos. Steeped in ancient Peruvian traditions, these small sculpted figures show religious and secular scenes housed in structures large and small, ranging from pistachio shells...

The Last Mission of Lady Jane II

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$24.99

On March 18, 1945, the B-17G "Lady Jane II" lifted off from her base at Deenethorpe, England; she never returned. The story is one of deep tragedy and survival, of sacrifice, and of the love the crew had for each...

Raoul Lufbery and Marc Pourpe

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$45.00

Two Great Knights of Adventure was written by Jacques Mortane in 1936. Mortane was on friendly terms with both Marc Pourpe and Raoul Lufbery and wrote the book as a tribute to the two pilots, both of whom were killed...

P-61 Black Widow

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$19.99

Designed by Jack Northrop and Vladimir Pavlecka in response to a secret Army Air Corps request, the P-61, dubbed the Black Widow, became not only America’s first purpose-built night fighter, but also the largest and most heavily armed operational fighter...

Mark Candelaria Homes

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$60.00

Arizona-based architect Mark Candelaria is recognized for his timeless luxury designs and signature style rooted in classical form and functionality. In Mark Candelaria Homes, the architect presents 12 new projects and pulls back the curtain to share the stories behind...

M50/M50A1 Ontos

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$24.99

Designed to counter the threat of a massed Soviet armored assault, the M50 Ontos showed its merit in the jungles and streets of Vietnam. Ontos grew out of Project Vista, the secret study of possible improvements to NATO defenses. Project...

Abyssinian Conquest

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$60.00

In 1935, Fascist Italy invaded Abyssinia (now Ethiopia), one of just two independent states in Africa at the time. Italy first invaded Ethiopia in 1895 and was driven out by the army of Emperor Menelik II. In 1935, the defensive...

101 Things You Should Know about James Bond 007

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$24.99

In this photo-filled compendium of fun facts and fascinating trivia, every aspect of the world’s most famous secret agent is explored and celebrated. From Bond’s cars and gadgets to his women and villains, the 007 universe comes to life for...

Florida Sculptors and Their Work

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$65.00

The first study of its kind, featuring over eighty important artists who have lived in Florida. With its natural beauty, distinctiveness, and warmth, Florida has attracted an abundance of artists for centuries. While fine painters have been featured in art...

Museum Quality

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$22.99

A high-energy mix for all who make and appreciate contemporary art quilts. With more than 650 photos, enjoy this journey through the art quilt collections that are held in five different museums across the United States. Each has a different...

Vampir

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$24.99

Rolf Fischer was born near Bremen in 1927. At age 15, he and his classmates were called up to serve as auxiliaries at the local anti aircraft defense battery. Here Rolf and his friends experienced allied bombing raids, death, and...

Lighting beyond Edison

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$34.99

As incandescent lighting continues to diminish, the creative use of LEDs requires a new approach to residential lighting. Written in a conversational voice by an award-winning interior designer, Lighting beyond Edison is structured to be a comprehensive guide for everyone...

Japan

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$100.00

Whether you’re a seasoned globetrotter planning your next trip, a curious armchair traveler dreaming up a future destination, or just a lover of all things Japanese, this photographic journey will fulfill your fantasies and spark new desires. The beauty and...

Awaiting the Sun

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$24.99

The Aleutians were the only North American territory to be invaded and occupied during the war. The fighting for these remote islands off the Alaskan mainland lasted for more than a year and claimed more than 3,800 Japanese and American...

Back Roads of the Midwest

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$29.99

Experience the hidden byways of America’s breadbasket through the unerring eye of landscape photographer and educator David Skernick. Covering a broad swath of eight states—Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio—these unforgettable panoramic images capture the midwestern vibe...

Crazyhorse

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$35.00

Experience aerial combat at the controls of the fearsome AH-64 Apache attack helicopter during the Operation Iraqi Freedom “Surge.” Author Dan McClinton was an Apache pilot with the US Army’s 1st Cavalry Division through three combat deployments to Iraq. As...

Douglas DC-9

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$29.99

With their unmistakable silhouette, the Douglas DC-9 family of twin-engine passenger jets was a familiar sight on many of the world’s airfields well into the 1990s. Douglas initiated development of the DC-9 at the beginning of the 1960s and, in...

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