Fighters Over the Desert: The Air Battle in the Western Desert, June 1940 to December 1942

By: Shores, Christopher; Ring, Hans; Collishaw, Raymond

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First edition. No jacket, edges lightly rubbed. 1969 Hard Cover. 256 pp. CONTENTS: Foreword; Preface; Early Operations; First Libyan; '109s Above!'; 'Battleaxe'; Stalemate; 'Crusader'; Halfway Back; The Battle of Gazala; The Stand on the Alamein Line; The Battle of Alam el Halfa; The Battle of El Alemein; Conclusions; Appendix 1: Performance figures for fighter aircraft; Appendix 2: Equivalent ranks and units; Appendix 3: Pilots of the Commonwealth Air Forces; Appendix 4: Pilots of Luftwaffe; Appendix 5: Decorations awarded to aircrew of the Commonwealth Air Forces; Appendix 6: Major decorations awarded to German  pilots; Appendix 7: Order of Battle; Appendix 8: Luftwaffe bomber, dive-bomber and reconnaissance unites; Appendix 9: Operational strengths of Italian aircraft types; Appendix 10: Commanders of Italian fighter unites; Appendix 11: The circumstances of the death of Hauptmann Hans-Joachim Marseille; Pullout Map of the Western Desert; Map of the Gazala Area; Map of the El Alamein Area; Illustrations.Keywords: CHRISTOPHER SHORES HANS RING RAYMOND COLLISHAW FIGHTERS OVER DESERT AIR BATTLE IN WESTERN DESERT JUNE 1940 DECEMBER 1942 TRANSPORTATION AVIATION MILITARY HISTORY SECOND WORLD WAR TWO WWII WW2

Title: Fighters Over the Desert: The Air Battle in the Western Desert, June 1940 to December 1942

Author: Shores, Christopher; Ring, Hans; Collishaw, Raymond

Categories: World War II, Aviation,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Arco Publishing Company, Inc.: 1969

ISBN Number: 0668020709

ISBN Number 13: 9780668020701

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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