The British Commonwealth’s War in the Air 1939-45 - Volume 2
Author : Ben Kite
Not yet published - in Spring 2021 list
General - Pages : 480 | Images : 150 b/w ills, 15 maps & diag's
Hardback - Size : 245mm x 170mm | ISBN : 9781913118594 | Helion Book Code : HEL1186
‘Undaunted’ is the second volume of the ‘British Commonwealth’s War in the Air 1939-45’. It combines detailed studies into the tactics, techniques and technology that made British air power so effective, together with the personal accounts of the aircrew themselves
‘Undaunted’ includes chapters on air intelligence, photographic-reconnaissance and Special Duties operations. It then covers how the British Commonwealth Air Forces supported ground operations, including the Western Desert, Italy, NW Europe and the Far East. It concludes with poignant chapters on the ‘Guinea Pigs’, Prisoners of War, Air Sea Rescue and those escaping and evading.
Exceptionally well-illustrated with over 150 photographs and 15 maps and diagrams. It will undoubtedly appeal the general reader, as well as the aficionado, who will find considerable new information.