The Complete Fighter Ace: All the World's Fighter Aces, 1914-2000

The Complete Fighter Ace: All the World's Fighter Aces, 1914-2000

by Mike Spick
     
 

Whether duelling over the trenches of World War I in improvised machines or engaging in the high speed intensity of modern warfare, comparatively few men have excelled at the art of air fighting and become fighter aces. This detailed chronological account traces the rise of these outstanding pilots and outlines the individual skills and abilities that set them apart… See more details below

Overview

Whether duelling over the trenches of World War I in improvised machines or engaging in the high speed intensity of modern warfare, comparatively few men have excelled at the art of air fighting and become fighter aces. This detailed chronological account traces the rise of these outstanding pilots and outlines the individual skills and abilities that set them apart from other pilots.

Written by a leading expert in aviation history, this comprehensive guide covers all the aces from the pilots of the RFC over Flanders to aces of the jet and missile age.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853673740
Publisher:
Greenhill Books/Lionel Leventhal, Limited
Publication date:
10/01/1999
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.54(h) x 1.04(d)

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