Battle of Britain: Day by day Chronicle

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The Battle of Britain is the epic story of the fight for control of the skies over England in the bitterly long summer of 1940. Bestselling author Patrick Bishopâ??s compelling day-to-day chronicle is enhanced with eye-witness accounts, diary extracts and pilot profiles, as the horrific reality of air combat is vividly portrayed in this account of the life and death struggle between the Royal Air Force and the Luftwaffe. This is the story Britainâ??s "finest hour," a fight for national survival that had a profound impact on servicemen and civilians alike, and ultimately proved to be a key a turning point in the course of the war.
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About the author

Patrick Bishop has worked as senior correspondent for The Daily Telegraph. He is the author of The Irish Empire; the acclaimed book The Provisional IRA with Eamonn Mallie; the bestselling Fighter Boys; and, most recently, the best-selling Bomber Boys, and 3 Para. He lives in London.
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Publisher
Quercus
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Published on
Apr 15, 2014
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Pages
385
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ISBN
9781623653767
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Language
English
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Genres
History / Europe / Great Britain / General
History / Military / Aviation
History / Military / World War II
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This content is DRM protected.
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