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British Aircraft of the Second World War

British Aircraft of the Second World War

Author: John Frayn Turner
$69.99(NZD)  inc GST
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Description
This unique book, now republished, was the first of its kind to be published on British aircraft of the Second World War. Aviation enthusiasts and aero-modellers can see British aircraft as they really were, through magnificently reproduced colour photographs. Each of the forty-nine types of aircraft is accompanied by a brief 'biography' together with tables of the most important marks and their specifications, engine, span, length, height, weight, crew number, maximum speed, service ceiling, normal range and armament. There is also a section on British aircraft in action, which includes accounts of outstanding exploits by the pilots of different types. John Frayn Turner, the well-known aviation author, has chosen the pictures and provided the text.
Author description
John Frayn Turner is an expert aviation historian, he has of an impressive list of titles to his credit, including the authorised biography of Sir Douglas Bader, many of which are in print with P&S.
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General Fields

  • : 9781783831197
  • : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
  • : Pen & Sword Aviation
  • : May 2015
  • : 246mm X 172mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : Colour & black & white
  • : Colour & black & white
  • : 623.746094109044
  • : 623.746094109044
  • : John Frayn Turner
  • : 192
  • : 192
  • : Hardback