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Lancaster down! : the extraordinary tale of seven young bomber airmen at war

Author: Stephen Darlow
Publisher: London : Grub Street, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"During WWII, on one raid alone, Nuremburg March 1944, more Bomber Command airmen lost their lives than were lost in the Battle of Britain. These were ordinary men who became part of extraordinary events. One such was Arthur Darlow, the author's grandfather - a pilot of a Lancaster crew in 405 RCAF crew. In this title, their story is recreated"--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Darlow
ISBN: 9781908117267 1908117265
OCLC Number: 772975023
Notes: Originally published: 2000.
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: Stephen Darlow.

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'The author...tells the story with an eye for detail which vividy portrays the daily and nightly terrors faced by bomber crews.' Western Morning News 'Superbly detailed.' Flypast 'An encounter with Read more...

 
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