Aircraft of World War II
Jim Winchester (Ed.)
In good condition. There is bumping along the top and bottom edges of the dust jacket, mainly light creasing with a small open tear (12mm x 2mm) to the top of the back cover ( and a small closed tear (3mm x 6mm) where the bottom edge of the dust jacket meets the spine edge. Inside, the book is a good, clean copy.
Aircraft of World War II is a fascinating, illustrated guide to more than 120 of the most important aircraft to see service between 1939 and 1945. Its fact-packed pages contain a broad range of aircraft, from outmoded biplanes such as the Gloster Gladiator through classic fighter aircraft such as the Supermarine Spitfire, Messerschmitt Bf 109 and North American P-51 Mustang to early jets such as the Arado Ar 234 and Messerschmitt Me 262. Each aircraft is explored in detail, with full colour, annotated profile artworks, feature boxes outlining development and service history, technical specifications, performance data and variants. Unique graphics compare each featured aircraft's strengths against other aircraft. Arranged alphabetically and including aircraft from all the major combatants, Aircraft of World War II offers a wealth of essential information on every page and is a fascinating read for any aviation enthusiast.