Typhoon Attack: The Legendary British Fighter in Combat in World War II

Typhoon Attack: The Legendary British Fighter in Combat in World War II

by Norman Franks

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Overview

• Lively tales of aerial combat in the legendary Typhoon fighter • History of the plane and the men who flew it in World War II • Based on interviews with the pilots themselves The Typhoon fighter played a pivotal role in the Allies' success in the air and on the ground in World War II, from the Normandy beachhead to the Battle of the Bulge and the final battle for Germany. Norman Franks describes what it was really like to fly at low level and attack trains and tanks or to roll over at 12,000 feet and then roar down into an inferno of German flak.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780811706438
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Publication date: 04/28/2010
Series: Stackpole Military History Series
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Norman Franks is also the author of Mannock (978-1-906502-12-6). He lives in England.

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