Stringbag: The Fairey Swordfish at War -::- David Wragg lands on the shelves of my shop.
Barnsley: Pen & Sword Aviation, 2004, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Appendices ;
From the cover: During World War Two an American naval officer stared at a Swordfish for the first time. Where did that come from? he asked. Faireys, came the reply from a British naval officer standing nearby. He stroked his chin thoughtfully. That figures, he replied.
This is a narrative account of the operations of the Fairey Swordfish throughout World War Two. The most famous of these was the attack on the Italian fleet…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. gently bruised at the top corners of the boards with commensurate wear to the dust wrapper.
218 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.