Compl Illust Enc of Lancaster Bomber - Nigel Cawthorne (Paperback)

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Description

A superb illustrated history of Britain's greatest night bomber of World War II, with more than 275 photographs.

Product Details

Barcode
9781780190358
Department
Books
Released
15 Nov 2011
Supply Source
UK

Book

Author
Nigel Cawthorne
Subtitle
The History of Britain's Greatest Night Bomber of World War II, in More Than 275 Photographs
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Anness Publishing
Language
English
Number of Pages
256
Dimensions
219 x 164 x 16mm (598g)

Annotation

The Lancaster Bomber led the air offensive in the darkest days of World War II. This book describes how the plane was developed to fit into an entirely new role in warfare, and explains how the Lancaster could take the war to the enemy to devastating effect.

Summary

A superb illustrated history of Britain's greatest night bomber of World War II, with more than 275 photographs.

Non-Fiction

General Subject
Military
BISAC Subject 1
History / Military / World War II
BISAC Subject 2
Transportation / Aviation / History
BISAC Subject 3
History / Military / Aviation
BIC Classification 1
Second World War
BIC Classification 2
Military aircraft
BIC Classification 3
Aircraft: general interest
Library Subject 1
World War, 1939-1945 - Aerial operations, British
Library Subject 2
Lancaster (Bomber) - History
Library Subject 3
Lancaster (Bomber) - Design and construction
Dewey Classification
358.4283
Readership
General (US: Trade)

Author Bio

Nigel Cawthorne has a degree in physics and is a distinguished author of over 110 books, many focusing on military history. His writing has also appeared in over 150 newspapers, magazines and partworks on both sides of the Atlantic - including the Financial Times and the New York Tribune. His titles include Battles of the Second World War, Fighting Them on the Beaches, Great Military Commanders and D-Day: Dawn of the Heroes.