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The Hamlyn concise guide to American aircraft of World War II

Author: David Mondey
Publisher: Edison, NJ : Chartwell Books, 2002.
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This book provides a useful guide to some 120 aircraft that served with the US Air Force from 1939-1945. Both combat and non-combat aircraft are covered by text detailing each type's origin, history, and variants, followed by a full technical specification.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Mondey
ISBN: 0785813616 9780785813613
OCLC Number: 52279707
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Aerona L-3 Grasshopper --
Allied LRA-1 --
Beech Model 17 --
Beech Model 18 --
Bell P-39 Airacobra --
Bell P-59 Airacomet --
Bell P-63 Kingcobra --
Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress --
Boeing B-29 Superfortress --
Boeing B-314 --
Boeing C-73 --
Boeing C-75 --
Boeing P-26 --
Boeing XB-15/XC-105 --
Boeing XPBB-1 Sea Ranger --
Boeing/Stearman Model 75 --
Brewster F2A Buffalo --
Brewster SBA/SBN --
Brewster SB2A Buccaneer --
Cessna Model T-50 --
Consolidated B-24 Liberator --
Consolidated (Convair) B-32 Dominator --
Consolidated PBY Catalina --
Consolidated PB2Y Coronado --
Consolidated PB4Y Liberator and Privateer --
Consolidated XP4Y-1 --
Consolidated-Vultee XP-81 --
Culver A-8/PQ-8 --
Culver PQ-14 --
Curtiss AT-9 --
Curtiss C-46 Commando --
Curtiss C-76 Caravan --
Curtiss P-36 --
Curtiss Hawk 75 --
Curtis P-49 Warhawk --
Curtiss O-52 Owl --
Curtiss SBC Helldiver --
Curtiss SB2C Helldiver --
Curtiss SC Seahawk --
Curtiss SNC --
Curtiss SO3C Seamew --
Curtiss SOC Seagull --
Curtiss-Wright CW-21 Demon --
Curtiss-Wright P-60 --
Curtiss-Wright XP-55 --
Douglas A-20 Havoc --
Douglas A-26/B-26 Invader --
Douglas A-33 --
Douglas AD-1 Skyraider --
Douglas B-18 --
Douglas B-23 Dragon --
Douglas BTD Destroyer --
Douglas DC-2 --
Douglas C-47 Skytrain --
Douglas C-54 --
Douglas DC-5 --
Douglas Dolphin --
Douglas SBD Dauntless --
Douglas TBD Devastator --
Douglas SB-19A --
Farichild 24W-41 Argus --
Fairchild AT-21 Gunner --
Fairchild JK --
Fairchild PT-19 Cornell --
Fleetwings BT-12 --
General Motors FM Wildcat --
General Motors P-75 Eagle --
Grumman F4F Wildcat --
Grumman F6F Hellcat --
Grumman F7F Tigercat --
Grumman F8F Bearcat --
Grumman G-21A Goose --
Grumman G-44 Widgeon --
Grumman JF Duck --
Grumman TBF Avenger --
Hall PH --
Howard DGA-15 --
Interstate L-6 Grasshopper --
Laister-Kauffman TG-4A --
Lockheed Model 10-A Electra --
Lockheed Model 12-A --
Lockheed Model 18 Lodestar --
Lockheed A-28/A-29 Hudson --
Lockheed B-34/PV Ventura/Harpoon --
Lockheed C-69 Constellation --
Lockheed P-38 Lightning --
Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star --
Martin 167 Maryland --
Martin 187 Baltimore --
Martin AM-1 Mauler --
Martin B-10/B-12 --
Martin B-26 Marauder --
Martin JRM Mars --
Martin PBM Mariner --
McDonnell FD/FH Phantom --
McDonnell XP-67 --
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N --
North American B-25 Mitchell --
North American P-51 Mustang --
North American P-64 --
North American P-82 Twin Mustang --
North American Texan/SNJ/Harvard --
Northrop P-61 Black Widow --
Piper L-4 Grasshopper --
Republic (Seversky) P-35A --
Republic P-43 Lancer --
Republic P-47 Thunderbolt --
Ryan FR Fireball --
Ryan Pt-16, PT-20, PT-21, PT-22 Recruit --
Sikorsky JRS-1 --
Sikorsky R-4 --
Sikorsky R-5 --
Spartan NP-1 --
St Louis PT-15 --
Stinson AT-19 Reliant --
Stinson L-1 Vigilant --
Stinson L-5 Sentinel --
Talyorcraft L-2 Grasshopper --
Timm N2T Tutor --
Vought F4U Corsair --
Vought SB2U Vindicator --
Vought TBU/Consolidated TBY Sea Wolf --
Vought-Sikorsky OS2U Kingfisher --
Vultee A-31/A-35 Vengeance --
Vultee BT-13/BT-15/SNV Valiant --
Vultee P-66 Vanguard --
Waco CG-3A --
Waco CG-4A --
Waco CG-13 --
Waco CG-15A --
Waco UC-72.
Other Titles: American aircraft of World War II
Responsibility: David Mondey.

Abstract:

This book provides a useful guide to some 120 aircraft that served with the US Air Force from 1939-1945. Both combat and non-combat aircraft are covered by text detailing each type's origin, history, and variants, followed by a full technical specification.

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