Complete Book of World War II Combat AircraftBook - 2001
The Complete Book of World War II Combat Aircraft 1933-1945, presents in full color - and in a special, large format - all the combat aircraft, both Allied and Axis, that took part in that conflict. Fighters, bombers, assault aircraft, torpedo launchers - from the biplanes of the late thirties to the first jets of 1945, from the most famous to the lesser known - all are described and presented according to the period in which they were planned and employed, and all are accompanied by original photographs and technical information. The Complete Book of World War II Combat Aircraft 1933-1945 presents these aircraft in lavish, full-color illustrations created by specialist Pierluigi Pinto in collaboration with historians and experts. This art collection, unique of its kind, offers a comprehensive and detailed outline of the protagonists in the air war that took place in the skies of Europe and Asia.
Publisher: Vercelli : White Star, 2001.
Edition: New extended and up-dated ed.
Branch Call Number: 623.746
Characteristics: 412 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 36 cm.