Here is the definitive work on the military aircraft that evolved during the life of German's Third Reich, composed of an authoritative text that spanned two decades of research. Over 2000 black-and-white illustrations, diagrams and photographs, plus two full-color gatefolds identifying the markings and camouflage on over 70 different aircraft.Here is the definitive work on the military aircraft that evolved during the life of German's Third Reich, composed of an authoritative text that spanned two decades of research. Over 2000 black-and-white illustrations, diagrams and photographs, plus two full-color gatefolds identifying the markings and camouflage on over 70 different aircraft.Read Less
ISBN 0883656663. Hardback. Later Printing. Good to Very Good condition book, with slight dustsoiling and browning to edges of interior pages, minor rubs to cover corners, evidence of glue repair to inside front cover hinge, in a Very Good condition dustjacket with minor rubs and creases around its edges, some fading to top edge of jacket spine, some browning to jacket edges. Tight, sound, unmarked copy. $37.50 original price is present and unclipped on front flap of dustjacket. Oversized.
Illustrated by Dennis Punnett. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 0883656663. Hard cover is black with silver lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with "many hundreds of carefully selected photographs, highly-detailed cutaway drawings, and the most accurate line general-arrangement and comparison drawings ever to portray their subject, suport what is unquestionalby the most authoritative text ever written concerning this intriguing aspect of militry aircraft." Sections on: Arado: Bachem-Werke; Blohm und Voss Schiffswerft; Deutsches Forschungsinstitu fur Segelflug; Dornier-Werke; Gerhard Fieseler; Fock-Wulf Flugzeugbau; Gothaer Waggonfabrik; Ernst Heinkel; Henschel Flugzeugwerke; Junkers; Messerschmittt; Siebel Flugzeugwekre; index. Oversized; 4#.; B & W and Color; 1.9 x 11.2 x 8.5 Inches; 672 pages; Cover has minor bumping. DJ has slight rubbing/scuffing, shelf wear.
Greene's volume covers almost every aircraft in service with the Luftwaffe from 1933 to 1945. It is vital that the reader bear one caveat firmly in mind: The author's evaluations reflect only RAF experience of the aircraft described, not those of the operators, or of the Red Airforce.
Oct 11, 2007
Wealth of Information
This book contains a wealth of information for anyone who is interested in German aircraft of the 1939-1945 era. Lots of pictures and drawings; great resource for modellers and those interested in Second World War aviation.
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