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The Luftwaffe (Epic of Flight)

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Published by Time-Life Books, School and library distribution by Silver Burdette in Alexandria, Va, Morristown, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany. -- Luftwaffe -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the editors of Time-Life Books.
    SeriesEpic of flight
    ContributionsTime-Life Books.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23243291M
    ISBN 100809433397, 0809433370, 0809433389, 0809433400
    LC Control Number81021486

      During World War II, aviation was among the largest industrial branches of the Third Reich. About 40 percent of total German war production, and two million people, were involved in the manufacture of aircraft and air force equipment. Based on German records, Allied intelligence reports, and eyewitness accounts, this study explores the military, political, scientific and social aspects of 4/5(7). Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Germany. -- Luftwaffe -- History -- World War, Germany. -- Luftwaffe -- History -- 20th century. Germany. -- Luftwaffe. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

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    Luftwaffe Chief Hermann Göring forged Hitler's mighty air arm and cheated the hangman at Nuremberg. By Blaine Taylor He's not afraid to take a risk," was Book Review:Angels of Death: Göring’s Luftwaffe (Edwin P. Hoyt): World War IIAuthor: Historynet Staff. One of the most important, and yet least publicised, components of the front-line Luftwaffe was the Schlacht, or ground attack, arm. This book details the Schlacht units who were in the thick of the fighting from the first day of the war until the last. They played a vital part in the heady successes of the early Blitzkrieg campaigns and went on to perform an equally essential role in the dark.


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This is the second book of a two-volume series (divided into the early and late phases of the war) covering pre-war formation, designation, and reorganization until the demise of the Luftwaffe, with lists of key operations, locations, bases and transfers, together with an exhaustive breakdown of theatres of operations, key battles and missions flown, and aircraft types that were flown by each.

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Written by a British Royal Navy test pilot, Captain Brown was able to fly most German aircraft in the Luftwaffe inventory. Most he flew during the war. This book includes his notes written following the flights. The book includes many black and white photos as .