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Austro-hungarian aces of world war 1

Author: Chris Chant
Publisher: London : Osprey Pub., 2014.
Series: Osprey aircraft of the aces, 46.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Starting the war with only 35 aircraft, Austro-Hungarian industry went on to produce only moderate numbers of poor quality aircraft. The fliers of the Austro-Hungarian Empire operating on the Serbian and Russian fronts were fortunate at first, finding themselves faced by small numbers of aircraft yet more obsolescent than their own. Serbia fell in 1915, but when Italy declared war the Austro-Hungarians were still  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chant, Chris.
Austro-Hungarian Aces of World War 1.
Oxford : Osprey Publishing Ltd, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Chant
ISBN: 9781782008545 1782008543
OCLC Number: 869302563
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed January 23, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title; Contents; Chapter One: An Empire About to Collapse; Chapter Two: The Austro-Hungarian Air Arms; Chapter Three: Russian Opponents; Chapter Four: A New Foe; Chapter Five: Austro-Hungarian Aces; Appendices; Colour Plates Commentary; Related Titles; Imprint.
Series Title: Osprey aircraft of the aces, 46.
Responsibility: Chris Chant.

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An account of a forgotten air-war at the breakdown of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It tells the heroic tale of the pilots who achieved a great deal, despite the poor standard of the machines they  Read more...

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"Those with an interest in the tragedy of the 'Great War', its air operations and its southern theater, may be fascinated with Mr. Chant's history of Austro-Hungary's airmen who gained the coveted Read more...

 
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