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    Aerofax: Handley-Page Victor (Paperback) By (author) Phil Butler, By (author) Tony Buttler


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    DescriptionThe Handley Page Victor was the third and final aircraft in Britain's V-bomber fleet, built to carry the nuclear deterrent during the Cold War. Built during the 1950s and 1960s, the bomber was designed to fly higher and faster than contemporary fighter aircraft so that it could penetrate Soviet airspace with its deadly load unopposed. In later years, it switched to a conventional role and saw service during the Falklands War in the 1980s and 1991 Gulf War before withdrawal later that year. This book on the Handley Page Victor V-Bomber covers design and development and parts of the type's service history. Numerous photos are published here for the first time.

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    Handley-Page Victor
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Phil Butler, By (author) Tony Buttler
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 144
    Width: 215 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 590 g
    ISBN 13: 9781857803112
    ISBN 10: 1857803116

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: JWG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T12.6
    BIC E4L: TRA
    BIC subject category V2: WGM, JWMV
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T General Subject: 520
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027140
    Ingram Subject Code: HM
    Libri: I-HM
    Abridged Dewey: 355
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/LATE20
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24370
    LC classification: UG
    BIC subject category V2: JWMV3
    DC22: 623.7463, 623.74630941
    Thema V1.0: JWCM, JWMV, WGM
    Illustrations note
    200 colour and mono illustrations
    Crecy Publishing
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    28 January 2010
    Publication City/Country