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Trenchard; Man of Vision

By: Boyle, Andrew

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Collins Publishers Ltd: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02539


Trenchard must be numbered among the handful of truly great men that this country has produced in the last hundred years; one of the few who can be said to have changed the course of history; the to whom , after Churchill, this country owes most for its survival. He was the man who created the R.A.F. ; without him there could have been no Battle of Britain. The text block is lightly stained on the edges and there is a dedication on the f.e.p. The DJ is torn and chiped in... View more info

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Finest Hour the Book of the BBC Tv Series

By: Clayton Tim & Phil Craig

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1999

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 00545


Sixty years ago,Europes lay Hitler's feet.Britain faced its darkest hour - outnumbered and friendless as the German army continued its advanced. Defeat or capitulation seemed inevitable.But instead a legend was born.The d/w is rippled with a small creased corner. View more info

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Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, Johnathan Cape Ltd.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 00676


Bringing to bear all his skills as a war historian, novelist and designer, Len Deighton enables the reader to relive the past and experience what it meant to live forty years ago when Britain stood alone in the face of tyranny. View more info

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Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1977

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02566


For the first time the battle of Britain is described as much from the German as from the British point of view. Continuing the research that made Bomber a bestseller. Deighton tells the intimate story of the men who developed radar,designed the high-speed monoplanes, fought each other in the skies and those in command who engaged in vicious vendetta. For people brought up to believe the mythology created by wartime propaganda, reading this sobering account of the battle... View more info

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The Battle of Britain

By: Holland James

Price: £14.46

Publisher: london, Bamtam press: 2010

Sellers ID: 01763


The book has a small tear on top of cover Quarter inch long. Five months that changed history May- october1940. View more info

The Battle of Britain the Jubilee History

By: Hough Richard & Denis Richards

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, John Curtis & Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00499


High above the warm summer fields,Churchill's few fought with unsupassed courage and skill. The air crews incliding the priceless element of pilots from the commonwealth as well as vengeful young men from the overrun nations of Europe,suffered dreadful losses.But this prolonged battle in the skies could only be won with the unremitting support of thousands of ciizens on the ground. The battle was a national crusade that united the British people and was followed with awe... View more info

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Freedom's Battle Volume Two : The War in the Air, 1939 - 45

By: Lyall, Gavin

Price: £7.22

Publisher: uK., Pimlico: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02712


This the second volume in the unique ' Freedom's Battle ' trilogy, which provides intensely vivid accounts of war at sea, in the air and on land. Far better than any single narrative, the extracts build up a complete picture of the War as ti was experienced by the men and women who actually took part in it. PLEASE NOTE: International Economy Shipping to World zones one and two is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The Battle of Britain

By: Parker, Matthew

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK., Headline Book Publishing: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02522


In the summer of 1940 Britain seemed doomed. The elite of her army had been driven from France, her allies had collapsed and her population was seized with invasion panic. A few miles across the Channel was the most terrifying and efficient fighting machine ever unleashed. All that stood between Britain and Nazi occupation were Winston Churchill, the English Channel and the fighter squadrons of the RAF. This book tells how Britain survived the rest of the year and inflic... View more info

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Churchill's Few : The Battle of Britain Remembered.

By: Willis, John

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Michael Joseph Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02517


Over seventy years after its end, the Battle of Britain still influences the lives of many today. In this sympathetic and fascinating book the author skilfully interweaves the colourful stories of six Battle of Britain pilots before, during and after the combat to throw light on the long-term consequences for individuals of this momentous episode. There are some sentences on pages 238 and 239 that have been highlighted in the margins. The DJ has been priced clipped. View more info