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Fighter aces : knights of the skies

Author: John Sadler; Rosie Serdville
Publisher: Oxford, UK : Casemate, 2017.
Series: Casemate short history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An accessible history of flying aces, from the first aces in 1915 to the high-powered aerial dogfights of WWII and beyond.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Sadler; Rosie Serdville
ISBN: 9781612004839 1612004830
OCLC Number: 995357878
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
Contents: Prologue; Timeline; Aces of Aces; Introduction: Tumult in the Clouds; Chapter 1: Above Flanders Fields (1914-16); Chapter 2: Bloody April (1917-18); Chapter 3: Their Finest Hour (1939-41); Chapter 4: War Without Pity (1941-45); Chapter 5: MiG Alley, Desert Skies and Stormy Seas (post-1945); Postscript: The Last Aces?; Sources.
Series Title: Casemate short history.
Responsibility: John Sadler & Rosie Serdiville.

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These books would be excellent for someone with an early interest in military history or for someone talking history at school. Very readable and easy to understand with some good illustrations. * Read more...

 
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