Beautifully illustrated with black and white photographs, as well as illustrations, this magnificent book is a nice encyclopaedia about the United States Army and Air Force fighters, from 1916 to 1961.
||29 x 23 x 2 cm
|Nbr. de pages
||Hardcover ( rounded spine binding ), headband, laminated cover
||Slightly damaged dust jacket
|Etat du livre
The backbone of this book is the result of research by a number of compilers.
( … ) As with all previous " Harborough " publications which I have edited, my aim has been to cover the subject, as indicated by the title, more thoroughly than any previous work. As this book deals essentially with United States Army and Air Force fighter aircraft, it woul have been inappropriate to deal with extraneous aircraftn such as fighters and other Services or American fighters built solely for export, except where they affected the production or development of United States Army and Air Force fighters.
( ... ) This book covers all the appropriate fighters with photographs, representative tone pantings, text and tables. The link for each particular aircraft type is provided by an index at the end of the book.
London, October 1961.