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Sopwith Camel Aces of World War 1 (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces: 52)

£6.99

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Responsible for destroying 1294 enemy aircraft between June 1917 and November 1918, the Camel was the most successful fighting scout employed by either side in terms of the sheer number of victories that it scored. The Camel was renowned for its sensitivity and need for skill and experience, and casualties amongst pilots undergoing training on the type were very high. More than 5490 examples were constructed, and this book covers its combat use on the Western Front, in Palestine, on the Italian front, in the Home Defence role in the UK and in Russia.

Paperback published in 2003 in very good condition. Binding sound and pages clean and unmarked. There is a very small crease at the top of the spine and the top right hand corner of the front cover is very slightly worn, otherwise, apart from some minor surface scratches to the cover itself the book does not really appear to have been used or opened.

Item details

Author(s):
Norman Franks
Condition:
Used: very good
ISBN-13:
9781841765341
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing, 2003
Title:
Sopwith Camel Aces of World War 1 (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces: 52)

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Responsible for destroying 1294 enemy aircraft between June 1917 and November 1918, the Camel was the most successful fighting scout employed by either side in terms of the sheer number of victories that it scored. The Camel was renowned for its sensitivity and need for skill and experience, and casualties amongst pilots undergoing training on the type were very high. More than 5490 examples were constructed, and this book covers its combat use on the Western Front, in Palestine, on the Italian front, in the Home Defence role in the UK and in Russia.

Paperback published in 2003 in very good condition. Binding sound and pages clean and unmarked. There is a very small crease at the top of the spine and the top right hand corner of the front cover is very slightly worn, otherwise, apart from some minor surface scratches to the cover itself the book does not really appear to have been used or opened.

Author(s):
Norman Franks
Condition:
Used: very good
ISBN-13:
9781841765341
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing, 2003
Title:
Sopwith Camel Aces of World War 1 (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces: 52)

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