Strike Hard, Strike Sure: Epics of the Bombers ( Bomber Command / RAF / R.A.F. / Royal Air Force )( includes pilots: Guy Gibson; Norman Jackson; Hugh Edwards; Ron Middleton, etc)

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: $13.13

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of very light rubbing, a bit of foxing to upper edge of text block, in an attractive Good price clipped dustjacket, some chips and tears, sunning to the spine, 210 pages, b&w photos, ---"Many thousands of words have been written about the conception of the bomber offensive in World War II, the strategy and the tactics of Bomber Command, the choice of target systems, the method of attack, the evaluation of bombing results and the implications for the national war effort, both Allied and enemy. Surprisingly little has been written of the men who flew these bombers, who faced and sustained a loss rate never before borne by a military force of comparable size in history. Here is the story of some of those men and the stirring action in which they took part"---, ---contents include: Daylight over Augsburg; The Highlander; The Maastricht Bridges; Hughie Edwards; The Outback Aussie ( Ron Middleton ); Guy Gibson; ' Jacko 'Norman jackson ); The Air cadetArthur aaron ); Bill Reid; Target Amiens; Epilogue; Index, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Strike Hard, Strike Sure: Epics of the Bombers ( Bomber Command / RAF / R.A.F. / Royal Air Force )( includes pilots: Guy Gibson; Norman Jackson; Hugh Edwards; Ron Middleton, etc)

Author Name: Barker, Ralph

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Military History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Chatto and Windus, 1963, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1963

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )

Jacket Condition: Good (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149487

Keywords: Strike Hard, Strike Sure: Epics of the Bombers ( Bomber Command / RAF / R.A.F. / Royal Air Force )