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air defence of Britain 1914-1918

by Christopher Cole

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Published by Putnam in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, British.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementChristopher Cole and E.F. Cheesman.
    ContributionsCheesman, E. F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD602 .C58 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 486 p. :
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2935844M
    ISBN 100370305388
    LC Control Number84173009

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From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. The New Air Menace to Britain. 1: Preliminary Probes. Other editions - View all. The Air Defence of Britain: C Cole, Eric Franklin Cheeseman Snippet view - The Air Defence of Britain by Cole, Christopher; Air defence of Britain 1914-1918 book, E.

London: Putnam Aeronautical Books, Describes fully, for the first time, the work of the British aircraft and aircrews charged with repelling the German day and night raiders of the First World War. This effective aerial threat brought about the development of a British air defence system that by had become remarkably sophisticated and successful.

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The Air Defence of Britain by Cole and Cheeseman. By greg, 8 March, in Air personnel and the war in the air. "The Air Defence of Britain — " by Christopher Cole & E. Cheesman. pp 83/4 in x 51/2 in The Bodl, Head, 9, Bow Street, Covent Garden, London, Login or Signup Login.

The Air Defence of Britain (Putnam Aviation Series) Cole, Christopher/Cheesman, E.F. Published by Putnam & Co. 1st printing, London ().

The Air Defence of Great Britain (ADGB) was a RAF command comprising substantial army and RAF elements responsible for the air defence of the British Isles.

It lasted fromfollowing recommendations that the RAF take control of homeland air defence, until when it became RAF Fighter : Royal Air Force. Buy The Air Defence of BritainOxfam, Cheesman, E. and Cole, Christopher, Browse available copies of the air defence of britain by cole christopher and at for the best in savings on new & used books COVID.

The RAF air defence aircraft were now jet powered, and were soon supersonic and fitted with air- to- air missiles. The Gloster Meteor Mk. I saw action for the first time on July 27 against the V1 Flying Bomb and in a number of variants continued to be supplied for about 10 years.

13 people were killed, 26 injured, 2, English pounds' of damage. There were defence sorties. What follows in the book is a listing by airfields, for each sortie--each plane is identified (e.g. Sopwith Pup N), the takeoff and return times, and usually the 5/5.

The air defence of Britain, Home. Our collections. Books The air defence of Britain, description Object description. Includes index. Show more. Object details Category Books Related period First World War (content), First World War (content) Creator COLE, CHRISTOPHER (Author) CHEESMAN, E.F.

(Author). Book Description. This is the second volume of the classified history of air defence in Great Britain. Written while World War II was still being fought, the account has an analysis of the defensive tactics of Fighter Command, and attempts a day-by-day analysis of the action as it took place.

Great Britain. Royal Naval Air Service -- History. World War, -- Aerial operations, British. Great Britain Defence by Great Britain. Royal Flying Corps & Great Britain. Royal Naval Air Service, ; Notes. Includes indexes. Language. English ISBN. Dewey Number. / Libraries Australia ID.

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