Warplanes of World War II provides a detailed look at 50 key aircraft that served during the 1939-45 war. Warplanes profiled include famous fighters, bombers, ground attack, reconnaissance, naval and other aircraft from all the major countries that fought in World War II.
Each aircraft entry has a large-format artwork in full cloour, showing ever detail of the aircraft wearing authentic markings, with notes pointing out the features that made it unique. An in-depth description of each aircraft's development, manufacturing history, and technical profile is then given, accompanied by action photographs, a detailed specification panel with both metric and imperial measurements, and, if appropriate, a list of major variants.
Aircraft featured include such famous types as the P-51 Mustang, the Focke-Wulf FW 190, the Supermarine Spitfire, the Boeing Flying fortress, the Ju 87 Stuka, the Lavochkin La 5, the Messerschmitt ME 262 and the Mitsubishi A6M Zero.
Warplanes of World War II is the perfect collection of key World War II aircraft for anyone interested in discovering more about these machines that contested the skies between 1932 and 1945.