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    Aircraft of World War I 1914-1918 (Essential Aircraft Identification Guide) (Hardback) By (author) Jack Herris, By (author) Bob Pearson

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    DescriptionIllustrated with detailed artworks of combat aircraft and their markings, 'The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide: Aircraft of WWI' is a comprehensive study of the aircraft that fought in the Great War of 1914 18. Arranged chronologically by theater of war and campaign, this book offers a complete organizational breakdown of the units on all the fronts, including the Eastern and Italian Fronts. Each campaign includes a compact history of the role and impact of aircraft on the course of the conflict, as well as orders of battle, lists of commanders and campaign aces such as Manfred von Richtofen, Eddie Rickenbacker, Albert Ball and many more.Every type of aircraft is featured, including the numerous variations and types of well-known models, such as the Fokker Dr.I, the Sopwith Camel and the SPAD SVII, through to lesser-known aircraft, such as the Rumpler C.1, and the Amstrong Whitworth FK8. Each aircraft profile is accompanied by exhaustive specifications, as well as details of individual and unit markings. Packed with more than 200 color profiles of every major type of combat aircraft from the era, 'The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide: Aircraft of WWI' is an essential reference guide for modelers, military historians and aircraft enthusiasts.REVIEWS a comprehensive study of the aircraft that fought in the Great War Model Retailer, 06/2010 a lavishly illustrated guide which covers just about everything essential about World War I aircraft from the familiar to the obscure Stand To! Journal of the Western Front Association, 08/2010 provides more than 250 exceptionally well printed and detailed color views that capture the spirit of the aircraft far better than the usual line drawings. Military modelers and aviation buffs alike will benefit from Pearson s attention to unit and other markings .wealth of information Over the Front, 10/2010"


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    Title
    Aircraft of World War I 1914-1918
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jack Herris, By (author) Bob Pearson
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 189 mm
    Height: 240 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 771 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781906626655
    ISBN 10: 1906626650
    Classifications

    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC subject category V2: JWLF
    BIC E4L: WAR
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJF
    BIC subject category V2: JWG, WGM, HBW, HBWN, JWMV
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027140
    Ingram Subject Code: HM
    Libri: I-HM
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/PREWWI
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14370
    BISAC V2.8: TRA002000, HIS027090
    DC22: 629.133
    BIC subject category V2: JWMV3, 3JJF
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 623.74609041
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/MILTAS
    Thema V1.0: NHW, NHWR5, JWCM, WGM
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    200 color & b/w illustrations & photographs & maps
    Publisher
    Amber Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Amber Books Ltd
    Publication date
    01 April 2014
    Publication City/Country
    London