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The Spitfire Pocket-Book free pdf Developed in 1938 from a Schneider trophy-winning design by the aeronautical engineer and designer R. J Mitchell, the Supermarine Spitfire went on to become the definitive Allied fighter of the Second World War, and ranks amongst the most famous aircraft of all time. Numerous manuals were produced for pilots and ground crew, dealing with all aspects of the Spitfire from engine specs to cockpit layout. This handbook collects together the most useful of these publications, reproducing them as they would have appeared when originally issued to officers of the RAF and other Allied air forces. It is split into key sections including a general history of Supermarine and the Spitfire type

About Martin Robson

Martin Robson is a distinguished military, naval and maritime historian. He completed his PhD at King's College London, and is a former Caird Senior Research Fellow at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. His published work includes The Battle of Trafalgar and, with Malyn Newitt, Lord Beresford and British Intervention in Portugal, 1807-1820. His articles have appeared in numerous magazines and journals. Martin currently lectures at the MoD Defence Academy.

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Author : Martin Robson
Publisher : Conway Maritime Press Ltd
Data Published : 02 August 2010
ISBN : 1844861201
EAN : 9781844861200
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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