Mission 85: The U.S. Eighth Air Force's Battle over Holland, August 19, 1943
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Mission 85: The U.S. Eighth Air Force's Battle over Holland, August 19, 1943

by Ivo De Jong
     
 

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Minute-by-minute chronicle of the U.S. Eighth Air Force's bombing mission against German airfields in HollandMission came just days after the famous Schweinfurt-Regensburg raidThe Americans expected an easy mission, but it proved to be anything butLoaded with firsthand accounts from pilots and crews of bombers and fighters

Overview

Minute-by-minute chronicle of the U.S. Eighth Air Force's bombing mission against German airfields in HollandMission came just days after the famous Schweinfurt-Regensburg raidThe Americans expected an easy mission, but it proved to be anything butLoaded with firsthand accounts from pilots and crews of bombers and fighters

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811712019
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
03/01/2013
Series:
Stackpole Military History Series
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
676,273
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Ivo de Jong, an officer in the Dutch army, has been an international fellow at the U.S. Army War College. He has researched the Eighth Air Force for nearly twenty years and lives in Holland.

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