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The Resource Voices in flight : the heavy bomber offensive of WWII, Martin W. Bowman

Voices in flight : the heavy bomber offensive of WWII, Martin W. Bowman

Label
Voices in flight : the heavy bomber offensive of WWII
Title
Voices in flight
Title remainder
the heavy bomber offensive of WWII
Statement of responsibility
Martin W. Bowman
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book contains fourteen stirring accounts, each conveying an authentic sense of what it was really like to fly as a member of air-crew during the various bombing operations of the Second World War. The storytellers are an eclectic mix of pilots, navigators, bomb aimers, wireless operators and gunners who flew on operations in heavy bombers. It conveys the terror of being coned by German searchlights over the target, attacks by Luftwaffe night-fighters, often catastrophic damage to aircraft and the ensuing struggle to keep the machine airborne on the return trip to base. It tells of the com
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Bowman, Martin W
Dewey number
940.54
Index
index present
LC call number
D786
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Visiting the Fallen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY
  • Military operations, Aerial
Label
Voices in flight : the heavy bomber offensive of WWII, Martin W. Bowman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Prologue; Chapter 1: Millennium; Chapter 2: 'One of Our Aircraft Is Missing'; Chapter 3: Bomber's Moon James Negley Farson; Chapter 4: Bombing Berlin BBC Broadcasts; Chapter 5: The Ordeal Of Pilot Officer Romans DFC David Masters; Chapter 6: Last Man Out; Chapter 7: Operational On Whitleys; Chapter 8: Operational On Halifaxes; Chapter 9: Flying Officer 'X'; Chapter 10: B.12/36; Chapter 11: Rescue At Sea; Chapter 12: 'The Incendiary Load's Alight'; Chapter 13: The Night Of The Bombs; Chapter 14: The Kassel Raids of 1943; Index
Control code
911054526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473861145
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911054526
Label
Voices in flight : the heavy bomber offensive of WWII, Martin W. Bowman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Prologue; Chapter 1: Millennium; Chapter 2: 'One of Our Aircraft Is Missing'; Chapter 3: Bomber's Moon James Negley Farson; Chapter 4: Bombing Berlin BBC Broadcasts; Chapter 5: The Ordeal Of Pilot Officer Romans DFC David Masters; Chapter 6: Last Man Out; Chapter 7: Operational On Whitleys; Chapter 8: Operational On Halifaxes; Chapter 9: Flying Officer 'X'; Chapter 10: B.12/36; Chapter 11: Rescue At Sea; Chapter 12: 'The Incendiary Load's Alight'; Chapter 13: The Night Of The Bombs; Chapter 14: The Kassel Raids of 1943; Index
Control code
911054526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473861145
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911054526

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