The Bombers Command Handbook 1939-1945 (Military Handbook)

by Jonathan Falconer

Publisher: Sutton Publishing

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Air forces & warfare,
  • British & Irish history: Second World War,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • British Isles,
  • Europe,
  • Aviation - General,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10810838M
ISBN 10075093171X
ISBN 109780750931717

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By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Image shown is actual book for sale. Synopsis of Bomber Command Handbook, Night after night through six long years of war, RAF Bomber Command’s squadrons pounded away at the cities of Nazi Germany in a determined effort to bring the Third Reich to its knees.

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DIVBomber Command’s air offensive against the cities of Nazi Germany was one of the most epic campaigns of World War II. More t British and Commonwealth aircrew andGermans died in the course of the RAF’s attempt to win the war by bombing.

The struggle in the air began meekly in with only a few Whitleys, Hampdens, and Wellingtons flying blindly through the 5/5(1). Bomber Command Books is the sales site for Mention the War Ltd. We specialise in publishing and selling books about RAF Bomber Command in the Second World War and related topics.

Our growing list of titles focuses on the aircraft, squadrons and above all the men and women who shaped the legend that endures to this day. This extensive book is divided into two parts. The first, which has eighteen chapters, deals with German POW camps as they were opened, in chronological order and to which the Bomber Command POWs were sent.

Each chapter includes anecdotes and stories of the men in the camps - capture, escape, illness, and murder - and illustrates the awfulness of captivity even in German hands.5/5(1).

The Bomber Command War Diaries:An Operational Reference Book, RAF Bomber Command Losses - Another must reference book which details in chronological order by opertional each aircraft and crew lost on a raid.

Each volume is one year of the war. The Crucible of War, - This is the Official History of the RCAF during WWII. Bomber Command Handbook by Jonathan Falconer Night after night through six long years of war, RAF Bomber Command's squadrons pounded away at the cities of Nazi Germany in a determined effort to bring the Third Reich to its knees.

The Bombing War: Europe ‑ by Richard Overy – review The bombing campaigns were startlingly inaccurate - and this is the most important book on the second world war published this century. The Bomber Command War Diaries: An Operational Reference Book, Shipped with USPS Media Mail.

This book was purchased during a trip to London many years ago, but has mostly sat unread on my shelf while I worked on other Rating: % positive. The Bomber Command War Diaries: An Operational Reference Book, An Operational Reference Book, Everitt, Chris ISBN ISBN The Bomber Command handbook, Home.

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Bomber Command Handbook, by Jonathan Falconer, Sutton Publishing Ltd.,$ This thoroughly researched and highly detailed book traces the six-year transition of Britain’s Bomber Command from a small and ill-equipped handful of squadrons in into a numerically and technologically superior weapon of war by Operational Life of Bomber Command.

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Air Ministry. RAF Bomber Command controlled the RAF's bomber forces from to Along with the United States Army Air Forces, it played the central role in the strategic bombing of Germany in World War onward, the British bombing campaign against Germany became less restrictive and increasingly targeted industrial sites and the civilian manpower base essential for German war.

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Richard Overy. London: Penguin, Illustrations. Maps. Bibliography. Notes. Index. xxvii + pp. Between and overcivilians were killed across. Bomber Command Handbook – Sutton Publishing Limited. ISBN X. Halpenny, Bruce Barrymore. Action Stations: Wartime Military Airfields of Lincolnshire and the East Midlands v.

ISBN Halpenny, Bruce Barrymore. Bomber Aircrew of World War II: True Stories of Frontline Air Combat. ISBN   Hi all, I would choose a different type of books - maybe not so readable but full of facts: Jonathan Falconer: Bomber Command Handbook - - to get a a general overview Ian Carter: Bomber Command, - photographic book as sometimes a photograph may tell you more than several pages of text.

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Jonathan Falconer has written widely on RAF Bomber Command during the Second World War. His published works include Stirling at War, RAF Bomber Airfields of World War Two, The Dambusters Story, and Bomber Command Handbook. The Bomber Command War Diaries book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Bomber Command s campaign started on the very first d /5(2).The Bomber Command War Diaries: An Operational Reference Book Everitt, Chris, Middlebrookt, Martin Bomber Command’s campaign started on the very first day of the Second World War and ended within a few hours of the final victory in Europe five and a half years later.The WAAF in Bomber Command in The Means of Victory (Bomber Command Association, ) Escott, Sqn Ldr B: Our Wartime Days, The WAAF in World War II (Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, ) Escott, B: The WAAF (Shire Publications, ) Farson & Paris.