BATTLE OVER THE REICH: THE STRATEGIC AIR OFFENSIVE OVER GERMANY VOLUME ONE 1939-1943
by Alfred Price
Published by Classic. 1st. 2005
Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper. Detailing the first phase of the offensive including the early British raids by Wellingtons, Halifaxes, Hampdens, Stirlings and Manchesters of Bomber Command, the development of the sophisticated German night fighter, flak and radar defence systems and the entrance of the USAAF into the daylight bomber campaign. Also included is the story of the famous RAF Lancaster raid against the German dams in May 1943. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and colour illustrations.
Pictorial dustwrapper is browned at horizontal edges and creased to lower rear edge.
Stock no. 1816576