Fleet Air Arm. First Edition

By: KEMP, P.K., Lieut.-Commander

Price: $20.00

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KEMP, P.K., Lieut.-Commander. Fleet Air Arm. London : Herbert Jenkins, (1954). First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-232, frontis., + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Law 0781. Contents: 1. First Thoughts on Naval Flying, 2. The R.N.A.S. in Action, 3. Mediterranean and Middle East, 4. The First Carrier Trials, 5. Integration into the Navy, 6. The End of the R.N.A.S., 7. Birth of the Modern Carrier, 8. The Inter-WarMachines, 9. The Struggle for Control, 10. Opening Shots in the New War, 1 1. The Epic of Taranto, 12. The Bismarck Operation, 13. War Against the U-boats, 14. The Gallant Sortie, 15. Work of the Shore Bases, 16. The Convoy Battles, 17. Close Support of the Army, 18. War in the Pacific, 19. Coastal Command, 20. The Post-War Pattern, 21. The Way Ahead. Head of spine sunned,front board bowed, name, else vg. 20.00

Title: Fleet Air Arm. First Edition

Author Name: KEMP, P.K., Lieut.-Commander

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins, London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 70105

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL UNITED KINGDOM AVIATION WW2 BRITISH NAVY AIRCRAFT WAR CARRIERS,