RAF Bomber Command in Fact, Film and Fiction (Jonathan Falconer) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1996, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Photographic end papers & blanks; 2 column text;
From the cover: Interest in the RAFs strategic air offensive during the Second World War continues unabated. Despite the more obvious glamour of the fighter jocks, more books are published each year about RAF Bomber Command than on most other facets of the RAFs wartime operations.
Bomber Command crews flew without respite from the beginning to the end of the war. Within hours of the declaration of war on 3 September 1939 a Blenheim crew was in the air and heading for Germany; and in the final hours of the war in May 1945 RAF Lancaster crews -were still flying operational sorties. Six years of hard fighting saw the command consistently in the thick of the action, but aircrew casualties were despera…
Introduction by: Len Deighton
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Top edge of the text block lightly tanned.
Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVII] 153 pages. Index. 10″ x 7″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Military Air Force catalogue?