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War planes 1939-1945

War planes 1939-1945

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Published by Phoebus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Andrew Kershaw.
SeriesPurnell"s history of the World Wars Special
ContributionsKershaw, Andrew.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17244501M

So the book is clearly mistitled. An accurate title would be ALLIED AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR II IN THE EUROPEAN THEATER, There is both a huge upside and a huge downside to the illustrations. In many aircraft books you might get 2 or 3 drawings of an aircraft from the side along with a similar number from the top and from the s: Jan 7, - Explore WINGMAN's board "WWII AIR COMBAT ()" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Wwii aircraft, Wwii, Ww2 planes pins.

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War planes 1939-1945 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fighter and Reconnaissance Aircraft, – brings together the most significant fighter planes of World War II in a single, handy volume arranged in alphabetical order. The book includes typical examples such as the Messerschmitt Bfthe Supermarine Spitfire, Yakovlev Yak-3, and the North American P Mustang.4/5(12).

And 'Aircraft of World War 2' is one of those books that should be in your library. With over aircraft of WWII, from the Bf, Fw, P, DC-3 (or C as it was known during the war years), Spitfire, Mosquito, Bf, He, Ju and a lot more/5(28).

This is a very comprehensive book on the subject. It describes RAF warplanes designed and produced from about - Besides warplanes (fighters, bombers, etc.,) it also includes trainers, transports, liaison planes, reconnaissance planes, flying boats and float planes, and gliders.

The book is arranged alphabetically by manufacturer/5(6). Each page features a plane. The only thing that I can complain about considering the low cost I paid for this book, is that they often do different models of the same plane.

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