Wings of War


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Wings of War
Edited by Laddie Lucas
Airmen of all nations tell their stories 1939-1945

Hardcover with jacket, 409 pages, 1st edition published 1983 by Hutchinson & Co, very good condition.
Illustrated with many b/w photographs

Over 200 contributors from Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the United States, South Africa, Germany, France, Italy, Poland, Czechoslavakia, Norway, Japan.
Full of stories of astonishing escapes and incredible bravery, dogged persistence and moving feats of arms, Wings of War honours both the sung and the unsung heroes of war, the living and the dead. Above all it celebrates the bond of flying which draws men together in the face of challenge, transcending battle.