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Spitfire on My Tail
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Ulrich Steinhilper
Categories: Fighter pilots
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-01 - Publisher:

How the Spitfire Won the Battle of Britain
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Dilip Sarkar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

Finally lays to rest the myth that the Hurricane won the Battle of Britain rather than the numerically inferior, yet more glamorous, Spitfire.
Air Power and the Evacuation of Dunkirk
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Harry Raffal
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The evacuation of Dunkirk has been immortalised in books, prints and films, narrated as a story of an outnumbered, inexperienced RAF defeating the battle-harden
The Battle of Britain
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Christer Bergström
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-19 - Publisher: Casemate / Vaktel Forlag

A thorough look at this turning-point WWII aerial battle, with eyewitness accounts, maps, and rare photos: “incredibly well-researched” (Aircrew Book Review
Spitfire!
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Dilip Sarkar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-30 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

As a child, Dilip Sarkar was fascinated by the haunting image of an anonymous RAF Spitfire pilot. Taken minutes after landing from a Battle of Britain combat, t
Spitfire Stories
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jacky Hyams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-19 - Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books

Spitfire Stories, published in association with Imperial War Museums, is a fascinating anthology of first-hand stories from Spitfire heroes and heroines of the
Spitfire: The Autobiography
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Jon E. Lewis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A celebration of the machine and the men who took to the skies in defence of Britain. It is also the dramatic illustration of a little understood truth: the Spi
By the Skin of My Teeth
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Colin Downes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

A career pilot’s memoir of flying fighter jets through two wars and through the evolution of aviation technology. This is Colin Downes’s firsthand account o
Spitfire Aces of the Channel Front 1941-43
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Andrew Thomas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

80 years after the Spitfire was first developed it remains an icon of military aviation. Though many associate its victory during the Battle of Britain as the h
Spitfire Voices
Language: en
Pages: 489
Authors: Dilip Sarkar
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-10 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited