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ABC of the RAF (New and Enlarged edition)

£19.99

Product description

A 'Handbook for all Branches of the Air Force' from 1942, edited by Sir John Hammerton and with a preface by Air Chief Marshal Sir Charles Portal. Illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams and features sections such as 'Leaders of the Royal Air Force', 'The Women's Auxiliary Air Force' and a 'Short Glossary of RAF Slang'. Also contains a colour plate section on 'Decorations Awarded to RAF Personnel' and 'Equivalent Ranks in the Three Services', and a Duotone section of 'British and American Aircraft in RAF Service,' as well as a full colour frontispiece of HM King George VI in RAF uniform.

A beautiful item for collectors of military history or Second World War memorabilia.

Hardback, used but very good condition. Some shelf wear to spine and page edges but spine tight and pages clean.

Item details

Author(s):
ed. Sir John Hammerton
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2nd edition (1942)
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
The Amalgamated Press Limited
Title:
ABC of the RAF (New and Enlarged edition)

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A 'Handbook for all Branches of the Air Force' from 1942, edited by Sir John Hammerton and with a preface by Air Chief Marshal Sir Charles Portal. Illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams and features sections such as 'Leaders of the Royal Air Force', 'The Women's Auxiliary Air Force' and a 'Short Glossary of RAF Slang'. Also contains a colour plate section on 'Decorations Awarded to RAF Personnel' and 'Equivalent Ranks in the Three Services', and a Duotone section of 'British and American Aircraft in RAF Service,' as well as a full colour frontispiece of HM King George VI in RAF uniform.

A beautiful item for collectors of military history or Second World War memorabilia.

Hardback, used but very good condition. Some shelf wear to spine and page edges but spine tight and pages clean.

Author(s):
ed. Sir John Hammerton
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2nd edition (1942)
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
The Amalgamated Press Limited
Title:
ABC of the RAF (New and Enlarged edition)

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