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Fighter Summer, 1940 western Europe has been conquered, and all that stands between Hitler and the invasion of England is the matter of air supremacy And the RAF Hitler s top secret Directive No 16, July 1940 The English air force must be beaten down to such an extent, that it can no longer muster any power of attack worth mentioning against the German advanceFighter is Len Deighton s thrilling history of the ensuing Battle of Britain the aerial combat between the RAF and the Luftwaffe that was fought over the summer of 1940 Ex RAF pilot Deighton has written a balanced study of strategies and tactics that also expertly recounts the development of the aeroplanes that fought each other in the skies the Spitfires and Messerschmitts and of radar Behind the strategies and tactics, and in the cockpits of the aeroplanes, are the men brought vividly to life by Deighton s skill as a novelist. New Download Fighter by Len Deighton For Kindle ePUB or eBook – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. Fighter Thre True Story of the Battle of BritainRecommended As its title obviously implies, this book is about the Battle of Britain It is a general overview of the battle as seen from both side of the Channel and makes for an interesting introductory reading Those who have a thorough knowledge of the battle will find it brings an interesting perspective and a good read, but not much new informations per see.The book is made of five parts 1 Strategy2 Air Chief Sir Hugh Dowding, Commande Fighter Thre True Story of the Battle of BritainRecommended As its title obviously implies, this book is about ...

  2. This was one of a projected series of twelve factual books I believe, that Deighton intended to write about the history of WW 2.As he now appears to have retired from writing we are left with just some.One o...

  3. This is without doubt the best book on this subject I have ever read It is not only impeccably researched but it also explodes many myths that have grown out of propaganda and are widely regarded as truths.

  4. Full of interesting facts but an oddly disjointed book.

  5. This book has the kind of writing I wish all war books had Fascinating descriptions of the planes, the weapons, and the people involved Very fair to both the RAF and the LuftwaffeI don t know if I ve ever seen su...

  6. Thoughof an exposition than a narrative, Fighter provided me a lot of meat in terms of the conditions the pilots faced, the strengths and limitations of each aircraft involved as well as the myriad personalities of men of all ranks who fought in the Battle of Britain.

  7. This covers the development of the Spitfire, Hurricane, and Bf 109, radar, combat tactics of the Luftwaffe and RAF, and the personalities of the strategic decision makers on both sides of the Channel all with an extremely readable light touch.

  8. The early part of this book delved mostly on the technical part of aviation and airplane design Past this dialogue one had a very precise account of the Battle of Briton Great for historical reference.

  9. Mr Deighton writes a superb history of the Battle of Britain Excellent reading.

  10. A MUST read for anyone wanting to know about the Battle of Britian