• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
RAF Bomber Crewman - Shire Library No. 602 (Paperback)
  • RAF Bomber Crewman - Shire Library No. 602 (Paperback)
zoom

RAF Bomber Crewman - Shire Library No. 602 (Paperback)

(author)
£7.99
Paperback 64 Pages / Published: 10/08/2010
  • In stock online

Usually despatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
RAF Bomber Command and its crews were probably unique in the history of warfare. During the Second World War each RAF bomber crew member was a volunteer, and in the case of the Command's elite Pathfinder Force, many were volunteers within a volunteer force. Discover what it was like to fly with an RAF heavy bomber crew on a typical night raid over Germany. Learn about the different kinds of specialist flying kit available. How did a squadron's choice of aircraft - Stirling, Halifax, Lancaster or Mosquito - affect one's chances of survival? What were the odds when a lone bomber crew battled it out with a marauding German night fighter aircraft, or with deadly flak and searchlights? And what would happen to an airman if his nerve cracked under the pressure? Whatever your viewpoint on the morality of the bomber offensive, the bravery of the men who flew by day and night with Bomber Command is an undisputed fact.

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
ISBN: 9780747807964
Number of pages: 64
Weight: 159 g
Dimensions: 210 x 149 x 5 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Last Enemy
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Darkest Hour
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Spitfire
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.99
Hardback
Hitler's British Isles
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.99
Hardback
First Light
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Traitors
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Dunkirk
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Operation Mincemeat
Added to basket
Darkest Hour
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
First Light
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Darkest Hour
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Secret Life of Bletchley Park
Added to basket
SAS Ghost Patrol
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Secret Pigeon Service
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
All the Countries We've Ever Invaded
Added to basket
Six Minutes in May
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.