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    Aviation: Flight Preparation Training Series, Air Navigation (Parts 2, 4, 5, 6, 7) Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty with Photo Certificates. Five hardback volumes published under the Supervision of the Training Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, U.S. Navy. As follows.

    2. Introduction to Navigation (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1943). Cloth boards, quarto, illustrated, 81 pages. Includes a 21.5" x 13" star navigation chart.
    4. Navigation Instruments (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1944). Cloth boards, quarto, illustrated, 147 pages.
    5. Relative Movement (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1943). Cloth boards with damaged dust jacket, quarto, illustrated, 108 pages.
    6. Contact Flying (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1945). Cloth boards in dust jacket, quarto, illustrated, 182 pages.
    7. Nautical Astronomy & Celestial Navigation (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1944). Cloth boards, quarto, illustrated, 198 pages.

    Possibly used by Armstrong while in his Naval training circa 1949-1950. We feel that much of what he learned here served him well in later years, especially Book Seven. Generally fine. This lot will include encapsulated CAG Photo Certificates with a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    November, 2018
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