Boulton Paul Defiant

Boulton Paul Defiant : Technical Details and History of the Famous British Night Fighter

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The Boulton Paul Defiant is one Britain's most famous night fighter aircraft. First used as a day, then night during the Battle of Britain; and thus saw service as an auxiliary aircraft. Details are provided of a wide selection of historic machines and fascinating color schemes, as well as full technical details.The book is very well illustrated with many period black and white photos as well as a number of walk-around color photos, taken at the RAF Museum Hendon, of the only surviving Defiant. Also included in the book are a number of excellent 1/72nd scale plans and multiple view drawings of all the significant variants as well a numerous color profiles for both RAF and USAAF operated aircraft.It contains 53 black and white wartime photos, 18 black and white line drawings of various marks in 1/72nd scale, 136 color photos that are walk-around shots of the last existing example of a Defiant in the Hendon Museum, UK, several information charts, 16 illustrations out maintenance manuals and 35 full color side profile paintings (a couple of which are three-views).This book will have great appeal to model builders, aircraft enthusiasts, and aviation historians.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 160 x 228 x 10mm | 322.06g
  • Mushroom Model Publications
  • Poland
  • English
  • 64pp in full colour
  • 8389450194
  • 9788389450197
  • 185,001

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