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Last of the few : the Battle of Britain in the words of the pilots that won it

Author: Max Arthur, (Military historian)
Publisher: London : Virgin Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the fall of France in May 1940, the British Expeditionary Force was miraculously evacuated from Dunkirk. Britain now stood alone to face Hitler's inevitable invasion attempt. This title  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Erlebnisbericht
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, British
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Max Arthur, (Military historian)
ISBN: 9780753522288 0753522284 9780753522271 0753522276 9781616083083 1616083085
OCLC Number: 654583308
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 290 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Max Arthur.

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"Vastly outnumbered and often less experienced than their opponents, the 2,500 young men of the Royal Air Force who fought in the Battle of Britain would be lauded by Churchill as The Few. The Read more...

 
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