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by Martin W. Bowman

Download Men Who Flew the Mosquito: Compelling accounts of the 'Wooden Wonders' triumphant WW2 Career eBook
ISBN:
1844150135
Author:
Martin W. Bowman
Category:
Leaders & Notable People
Language:
English
Publisher:
Pen and Sword Aviation (February 19, 2004)
Pages:
256 pages
EPUB book:
1814 kb
FB2 book:
1620 kb
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1214 kb
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Rating:
4.7
Votes:
241


These include audacious raids on Nazi HQs and Gestapo jails -real precision attacks carried out by ace fliers.

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Its operational versatility as a fighter, low level bomber and reconnaissance aircraft was unsurpassed.

Chapter Seven, "Wooden Wonders" of the "Winged Eight," an impressive title, but not its contents

Chapter Seven, "Wooden Wonders" of the "Winged Eight," an impressive title, but not its contents.

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ISBN-13: 9781844158911, 978-1844158911. The two-engined Mosquito was one of the classic aircraft of the Second World War. Famously wooden-built, its graceful lines and powerful performance have made it into an airborne icon. Read full description. See details and exclusions. See all 15 brand new listings.

Second World War (content). BOWMAN, MARTIN W. (Author) Patrick Stephens (Publisher). Over two million American servicemen passed through Britain during the Second World War. In 1944, at the height of activity, up to half a million were based there with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Their job was to man and maintain the vast fleets of aircraft needed to attack German cities and industry.

About the Author: Martin Bowman is one of Britain’s foremost aviation historians and has written many books and articles.

These include audacious raids on Nazi HQs and Gestapo jails -real precision attacks carried out by ace fliers. About the Author: Martin Bowman is one of Britain’s foremost aviation historians and has written many books and articles. Bibliographic Details. Title: Men Who Flew the Mosquito: Compelling.

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The usual detailed 'Scale Aircraft Modelling' treatment of the 'Wooden Wonder' in two of its many roles. This volume covers camouflage schemes and markings worn during the last four years of the War. 12 colour 3-views.

The twin-engined Mosquito was one of the classic aircraft of the Second World War. Famously wooden-built, its graceful lines and powerful performance have made it into an airborne icon. Its operational versatility as a fighter, low level bomber and reconnaissance aircraft was unsurpassed. In this book we get the firsthand crew accounts of a selection of the actions and missions that the 'Mossie' undertook. These include audacious raids on Nazi HQs and Gestapo jails -real precision attacks carried out by ace fliers.
  • Rigiot
great book
  • Coiriel
Chapter Seven, "Wooden Wonders" of the "Winged Eight," an impressive title, but not its contents. This chapter contains 23 errors on the USAAF 25th BG Rcn. All researchers are forewarned to check official USAAF files and records for verification before quoting any information from this chapter.
  • Owomed
As an avid WW2 aviation history reader, I was very disappointed with the book. Rather than an actual in-depth treatment of the subject, it was simply a collection of mostly unconnected vignettes and seemed, at best, to make what should have been an interesting read...boring.

MEN WHO FLEW THE MOSQUITO: Compelling accounts of the 'Wooden Wonders' triumphant WW2 Career