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Duel of eagles

Author: Peter Townsend
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Former RAF ace chronicles the growth of the Royal Air Force and the Luftwaffe and their decisive engagements during the Battle of Britain in 1940.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Townsend, Peter, 1914-1995.
Duel of eagles.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1970
(OCoLC)556901092
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Townsend
ISBN: 0671206419 9780671206413
OCLC Number: 119851
Description: 480 pages : illustrations, plan, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue : February 3, 1940 --
The fledgling years --
The dawn of peace --
Gathering strength --
Baptism of fire --
Overture --
The duel --
The Battle of Britain : the attack --
Appendix A : Comparative table of World War II ranks --
Appendix B : Luftwaffe Tactical Air Units.
Responsibility: Peter Townsend.

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Former RAF ace chronicles the growth of the Royal Air Force and the Luftwaffe and their decisive engagements during the Battle of Britain in 1940.

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