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Winged Victory

£9.99

Product description

For the pilots of the Royal Flying Corps, the battle for air supremacy over the Western Front in the spring and summer of 1918 was savage, costly and, ultimately, deeply disillusioning. Yeates's great classic describes in fine bitter detail day after exhausting day in the life of a squadron of Camel pilots, seen through the eyes of a young officer who, at the end, himself falls victim to the unremitting stress, The extraordinarily graphic descriptions of flying and air-fighting have rarely been bettered, but it is in the writing, particularly in capturing the grim, sardonic, often humorous temper of the time, that Winged Victory's chief fame lies.

Book condition is very good. Pages are clean and bright.

Item details

Author(s):
Yeates, V. M.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5cm x 13.4cm
Edition:
1993
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
090767545X
ISBN-13:
9780907675457
Number of pages:
456
Publisher:
Buchan & Enright

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For the pilots of the Royal Flying Corps, the battle for air supremacy over the Western Front in the spring and summer of 1918 was savage, costly and, ultimately, deeply disillusioning. Yeates's great classic describes in fine bitter detail day after exhausting day in the life of a squadron of Camel pilots, seen through the eyes of a young officer who, at the end, himself falls victim to the unremitting stress, The extraordinarily graphic descriptions of flying and air-fighting have rarely been bettered, but it is in the writing, particularly in capturing the grim, sardonic, often humorous temper of the time, that Winged Victory's chief fame lies.

Book condition is very good. Pages are clean and bright.

Author(s):
Yeates, V. M.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5cm x 13.4cm
Edition:
1993
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
090767545X
ISBN-13:
9780907675457
Number of pages:
456
Publisher:
Buchan & Enright

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