World War One
"Roger Vee" (Vivian Voss)
Flying Minnows - Memoirs of a World War One fighter pilot, from training in Canada to the Front Line, 1917 - 1918
Recollections of Vivian Voss, writing under pseudonym Roger Vee, as a Canadian pilot operating Bristol fighters with 48 and 88 Squadrons in 1917-18. Originally published in 1935, a reprint volume appeared with added information in 1977.
Death in the Air
The War Diary and Photographs of a Flying Corps Pilot
First published in the 1930's this was held to be a British pilots manuscript diary of combat in World War One. The fascinating photographs claimed to have been taken during the dog-fighting but were later held to be staged.
APOSTOLO, Giorgio & BIGNOZZI, Giorgio
Profili di Aerei Militari della 1a Guerra Mondiale / War Birds: Military Aircraft of the First World War in Colour
Study of WWI aircraft by manufacturer with history and development supported by photographs and fine colour drawings. Originally published in Italian and in English thereafter.
BARNETT, Lieut. Gilbert
V.C.s of the Air
The Glorious Record of Men of the British Empire Air Force awarded the Victoria Cross
An account of WWI air VC holders, with the exploits of each described and accompanied by a fine painting. Chapters cover each of fourteen pilots, with two additional on 'Colonial Heroes' and 'Heroes of America'.