Spitfire Women of World War II


This is the incredible true story of a wartime sisterhood of women pilots: a group of courageous pioneers who took exceptional risks to fly Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancasters to the frontlines of World War II.The women pilots of Air Transport Auxiliary came from all countries and backgrounds. Although not allowed into combat, they demonstrated astonishing bravery in their supporting role: flying unarmed, without radios or instruments, and at the mercy of the weather and enemy aircraft, they delivered battle-ready planes ...

Spitfire Women of World War II 2008, HarperPerennial, London

ISBN-13: 9780007235360

Mass-market paperback

Spitfire Women of World War II 2008, Windsor, Bath

ISBN-13: 9781405649056

Large type edition