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SECRET WEAPONS, EXPERIMENTAL DESIGNS, JET AIRCRAFT, ROCKETS & MISSILES • X-PLANES OF THE THIRD REICH SERIES
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The Horten Ho 9/Ho 229
David Myhra. Horten brothers biographer David
Myhra continues his efforts for a full accounting of the events surrounding
the design, construction, and flight testing of the twin turbojet powered
all-wing prototype Horten Ho 9 fighter/interceptor and its serial production
prototype the Horten Ho 229V3.
Vol 1: Retrospective
- Word for word in-
terviews make up this volume and often the
details given by one former worker differs from
another leading to more questions than answers.
Size:8.5”x11”•250bwphotos/plans•224pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1666-4•hard•$49.95
Vol 2: Technical History
- This is the tech-
nical companion volume to the Horten Ho IX
Retrospective and documents how these flying
machines were constructed, shown largely in
highly detailed photos. Included are construction
of the all-wing’s wood main spar, wood wing ribs,
plywood wing covering, and internal fuel tanks,
control surfaces, drag rudders, nose wheel, etc.
Size:8.5”x11”•600bwphotos•256pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1667-2•hard•$59.95
Flying Wings of the Horten Broth-
ers
H.P. Dabrowski. Follow-up volume
covering the Horten brothers’ flying
wing concepts.
Size:11”x8.5”•70bwphotos•64pp.
ISBN:0-88740-886-9•soft•$14.95
Junkers Ju 287: The World’s First Swept-
Wing Jet Aircraft
HorstLommel. In thesummer
of 1944, as WWII drew to a close, an unusual
airplane took to the skies over Leipzig-Brandis on
its maiden flight. It was the prototype version of
the Ju 287 V1, a four-engine jet bomber. With its
forward swept wings, the design was a critical
milestone in the annals of aviation technology
and made the Ju 287 the first swept-wing design
in the world.
Size:8.5”x11”•300bwphotos•224pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2059-9•hard•$49.95
Lippisch P 13a & Experimental
DM-1
H.P. Dabrowski. Detailed look
at the unusual WWII-era Luftwaffe
delta-wing interceptor concept.
Size: 11”x8.5” • 80 bw photos/drawings
•48pp.
ISBN:0-88740-479-0•soft•$9.95
Messerschmitt Me 163 “Komet”
Vol.1
Mano Ziegler. The world’s first
operational rocket fighter in its WWII
use by the Luftwaffe.
Size:11”x8.5”•80bwphotos•48pp.
ISBN:0-88740-232-1•soft•$9.95
Messerschmitt Me 163 “Komet”
Vol.2
M. Emmerling. Follow-up volume
on the infamous WWII-era German
rocket fighter.
Size:11”x8.5”•80bwphotos•48pp.
ISBN:0-88740-403-0•soft•$9.95
Messerschmitt Me 262: Design
Concept, Prototypes, V Series,
Flight Tests
David Myhra. Featured
in this volume are the early Me 262
concept and wind tunnel designs. This
includes all of the Me 262 “Versuch,”
or research design prototypes, and the
pre-production “Serein,” or S-type flight
test machines.
Size:11”x8.5”•400photos•248pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1888-8•hard•$39.95
Me 262 A-1a
David Myhra. Featured
is the Me 262A-1a, the standard fighter
variant of this famed WWII aircraft.
Size:11”x8.5”•400bwphotos•216pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1939-6•hard•$39.95
Me 262: Versions A-1a Jabo
through A-5a
David Myhra. Featured
are the Me 262 “A” series types from
the A-1a jabo through the A-5 and in-
cluding bomber, recon, night-fighter
and other variants.
Size:11”x8.5”•400bwphotos•216pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2058-0•hard•$39.95
Messerschmitt Me 262: Development,
Testing, Production
Radinger & Schick.
Accounts of the developments of the fighter,
fighter/bomber, reconnaissance, and night
fighter versions.
Size:8.5”x11”•150color/bwphotos•112pp.
ISBN:0-88740-516-9•hard•$24.95
Messerschmitt Me 262 and its Variants
Manfred Griehl. This book is a concise history of
the world’s first operational jet fighter in World
War II. This legendary Luftwaffe aircraft is shown
in photos, line schemes, and color profiles.
Size:8.5”x11”•130color/bwphotos•50pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4048-2•soft•$14.99
Messerschmitt Me 262: Arrow to the
Future
Walter J. Boyne. Even by today’s engi-
neering standards, magnificent is the only word
to describe the effort to bring the plane’s jet
engines, which eclipsed the performance of all
contemporary aircraft, from the laboratory to
production in an amazingly short time. Includes
operational photos from WW II, cockpit views,
and interior/exterior shots of the restoredMe 262.
Size:8”x10”•100color/bwphotos•192pp.
ISBN:0-88740-665-3•soft•$19.95
Me 262: The World’s First Tur-
bo-Jet Fighter Vol.1
Heinrich Hecht.
Concise history of the famed WWII-era
Lufwaffe jet fighter including its techni-
cal development and operational use.
Size:11”x8.5”•80bwphotos•48pp.
ISBN:0-88740-234-8•soft•$9.95
Me 262: The World’s First Tur-
bo-Jet Fighter Vol.2
Manfred Griehl.
Companion volume on the famed Luft-
waffe Me 262 jet fighter.
Size:11”x8.5”•80bwphotos•48pp.
ISBN:0-88740-410-3•soft•$9.95
X-PLANES OF THE THIRD REICH SERIES
Focke-Wulf Ta 183
DavidMyhra. Rare
look at the late-WWII-era Luftwaffe jet
fighter design.
Size:11”x8.5”•120photos•64pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0907-2•soft•$9.95
Horten Ho 9
David Myhra. The Horten
brothers’ all wing aircraft and its tech-
nical history.
Size:11”x8.5”•150photos•80pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0916-1•soft•$12.95
Messerschmitt P.1101
David Myhra.
Rare look at the late-WWII-era Luft-
waffe swept-wing jet fighter design.
Size:11”x8.5”•100photos•64pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0908-0•soft•$9.95
Messerschmitt Me 263
David Myhra.
The late-war anticipated successor to
the Luftwaffe’s Me 163 rocket fighter.
Size:11”x8.5”•100photos•64pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0909-9•soft•$9.95
Heinkel He 162
David Myhra. Concise
history of the unusual, wooden late-war
Luftwaffe jet fighter.
Size:11”x8.5”•200photos•96pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0955-2•soft•$14.95
Bachem Ba 349 Natter
David Myhra.
The WWII-era Luftwaffe manned rocket
interceptor in a concise history.
Size:11”x8.5”•200photos•128pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1032-1•soft•$14.95
Messerschmitt Me 209V1
David
Myhra. Rare look at Messerschmitt’s
high-speed prototype and its devel-
opment and use.
Size:11”x8.5”•200photos•112pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1107-7•soft•$14.95
Tank Ta 154
David Myhra. The Luft-
waffe’s late-war wooden, two-engine
nightfighter in a concise history.
Size:11”x8.5”•270photos•124pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1111-5•soft•$14.95
Blohm & Voss Bv 141
David Myhra.
Rare look at the highly unusual WWII-era
Luftwaffe reconnaissance aircraft.
Size:11”x8.5”•140photos•88pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1397-5•soft•$12.95
Fieseler Fi 103R
David Myhra. Concise
history of the late-WWII manned variant
of the infamous V-1 Buzz Bomb.
Size:11”x8.5”•200photos•104pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1398-3•soft•$12.95
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