The Focke-Wulf FW 190 in North Africa (Andrew Arthy & Morten Jessen) soon to be presented for sale on the super BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Hersham: Classic Publications, 2004, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour plates; Diagrams; Maps; Tables; List of sources; 2 column text in part; Appendices ;
From the cover: Perceived to have been the workhorse of the Luftwaffe on the Western and Eastern Fronts during the Second World War, the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 also served in unit strength in North Africa from late 1942 until the German collapse in May 1943. Using official German records, log-books and personal accounts, the authors tell the little-known story of the rugged, radial-engined fighters service in Tunisia in the fighter and ground-attack role, and assess its technical and military performance.
On 8 November 1942, Allied armies invaded North-West Africa and in response, the Axis hastily moved ground and air forces into Tunisia. A tough six-month campaign followed in which air power played a central role as the Axis endeavoured to establish a bridgehead and supply …
Introduction by: Nikolaus Klutke & Roy Russell
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Light rubbing to the top corner of the upper panel otherwise a very well presented copy.
Orange boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 176 pages. Index. 12″ x 9″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I excite you with my selection contained in Military Air Force catalogue?