When Hollywood Ruled the Skies Signed Book Combo Set

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Enjoy the history of Hollywood’s military aviation films, author and historian Bruce Orriss examine the aviation films of WWII, beginning with Eagle Squadron in 1942 and ending with Red Tails in 2006.

Airliner

airliner

Air Force Wings

air force wings

Balloon

balloon

Biplane

biplane

Bonanza A36

bonanza a36

Cessna 210

cessna 210

Cherokee

cherokee

Corporate Jet

corporate jet

Drone

drone

Eclipse

eclipse

Ercoupe

ercoupe

Floatplane

floatplane

Glider

glider

Helicopter

helicopter

High Wing

highwing

Light Twin

light twin

Low Wing

low wing

Military Fighter

military fighter

Modern Corporate Jet

modern corporate jet

Modern High Wing

modern high wing

Modern Twin Engine

modern twin engine

Mooney

mooney

Single Engine Turbo Prop

single engine turbo prop

Taildragger

taildragger

Twin Turboprop

twin turbo prop

V-Tail Bonanza

v-tail bonanza

Cruiser

cruiser

Equestrian

equestrian

Golfer

golfer

Sailboat

sailboat

Scull

skull

Skier

skier

Tennis Player

tennis player

Avation Exploring

aviation explorer

Beechcraft

beechcraft

Cessna

cessna

Cirrus

cirrus

COPA

Cirrus Owners and Pilots Associations

Diamond Aircraft

Diamond Aircraft

Flight Design

flight design

Foreflight

foreflight

Garmin

garmin

I'd Rather Be Flying

I'd Rather Be Flying

Mile High

Mile High

Mooney Classic

Mooney Classic

Mooney

mooney

NAFI

nafi

Pilatus Owners and Pilots Association

Pilatus Owners and Pilots Association

Piper

Piper

Piper Classic

Piper Classic

Sporty's

Sporty's

Sporty's Pilot Shop

Sporty's Pilot Shop

SAFE

SAFE

Stratus

stratus
Enjoy the history of Hollywood’s military aviation films, author and historian Bruce Orriss examine the aviation films of WWII, beginning with Eagle Squadron in 1942 and ending with Red Tails in 2006, a total of 48 films in all. The Book presents the radical changes in aim and purpose that these films have undergone in the past seventy-two years, and gives special emphasis not only to the stories that these aviation films told but also to the stories behind their making and the people who made them. Profusely illustrated, with over 400 photographs, the book includes lists of casts and crews, story synopsis, production details, and interviews with many of the participants. Softbound and approx. 248 pages. The Post WWII Years covers all the post-war military aviation films produced since 1950, a total of 50 films in all. This includes such classics as Chain Lightning, The Big Lift, Strategic Air Command, Island in The Sky, Bridges at Toko-Ri, The Hunters, Top Gun, and Blackhawk Down. Profusely illustrated with over 400 photographs, the book as always, includes cast and crew lists, types of aircraft/helicopters used in each film, aircrews, filming locations, and behind-the-scenes histories of each production. Softbound and approx. 228 pages. Both books have been signed by author Bruce Orriss.
Enjoy the history of Hollywood’s military aviation films, author and historian Bruce Orriss examine the aviation films of WWII, beginning with Eagle Squadron in 1942 and ending with Red Tails in 2006, a total of 48 films in all. The Book presents the radical changes in aim and purpose that these films have undergone in the past seventy-two years, and gives special emphasis not only to the stories that these aviation films told but also to the stories behind their making and the people who made them. Profusely illustrated, with over 400 photographs, the book includes lists of casts and crews, story synopsis, production details, and interviews with many of the participants. Softbound and approx. 248 pages. The Post WWII Years covers all the post-war military aviation films produced since 1950, a total of 50 films in all. This includes such classics as Chain Lightning, The Big Lift, Strategic Air Command, Island in The Sky, Bridges at Toko-Ri, The Hunters, Top Gun, and Blackhawk Down. Profusely illustrated with over 400 photographs, the book as always, includes cast and crew lists, types of aircraft/helicopters used in each film, aircrews, filming locations, and behind-the-scenes histories of each production. Softbound and approx. 228 pages. Both books have been signed by author Bruce Orriss.

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