Furies and Fireflies Over Korea: The Story of the Men and Machines of the Fleet Air Arm, RAF and Commonwealth Who Defended South Korea, 1950 – 1953 :: Graham Thomas soon to be presented for sale on the top-quality BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Grub Street, 2004, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Chronological tables (1); Maps; Glossary; Appendices (2);
From the cover: On 25 June, 1950, five years after the free world had finished a dreadful and terrible war against fascist tyranny, the Communist armies of North Korea struck without warning across the border into South Korea.
Everyone was caught by surprise and in the air only US jets initially resisted the wave upon wave of Russian-built Yak and IL-10 Stormovik attacks. The UN Security Council called on its members to act and sixteen natio…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Cream boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 191 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
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