Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain download free [PDF and Ebook] by Len Deighton

Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain download free [PDF and Ebook] by Len Deighton year 2014
  • Book name: Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain
  • Author: Len Deighton
  • Release date: 2014/6/15
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780007531189
  • Rating: 9.93 of 10
  • Votes: 528
  • Review by: Jacqueline Ruth
  • Review rating: 7.24 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/26
  • Total pages: 360
  • Includes a PDF summary of 41 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Summer, 1940: western Europe has been conquered, and all that stands between Hitler and the invasion of England is the matter of air supremacy. And the RAF... Hitler's top-secret Directive No. 16, July 1940: `The English air force must be beaten down to such an extent, that it can no longer muster any power of attack worth mentioning against the German advance.' `Fighter' is Len Deighton's thrilling history of the ensuing Battle of Britain - the aerial combat between the RAF and the Luftwaffe that was fought over the summer of 1940. Ex-RAF pilot Deighton has written a balanced study of strategies and tactics that also expertly recounts the development of the aeroplanes that fought each other in the skies - the Spitfires and Messerschmitts - and of radar. Behind the strategies and tactics, and in the cockpits of the aeroplanes, are the men brought vividly to life by Deighton's skill as a novelist.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 23H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: British & Irish History, World War 2 Fiction, World War 2 Books, 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000
  • Available formats: FB2, DOC, TXTz, PDF, OEB, EPUB, WORD, TXT. Compressed in RAR, ARC, CBC, CPIO, ZIP, TZO, AZW4
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.10 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x21mm
  • Weight: 240g
  • Printed by: William Collins
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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