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Title:
German and Austrian aviation of World War 1 : a pictorial chronicle of the airmen and aircraft that forged German airpower
Author:
Cowin, Hugh W.
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Publication Information:
Oxford : Osprey, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781841760698
Format :
Book

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Central Library UG635.G3 C69 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

It comes as quite a shock to find out just how many German and Austrian aircraft types were developed during, and deployed in, the Great War. This volume illustrates and analyses every single type, featuring aces such as the Red Baron, Theodore Osterkamp with his Fokker EV, and Hermann Goering.


Author Notes

Hugh Cowin has been collecting photographs of for the last 30 years, a fabulous resource that contributes to the quality and value of the books that he has authored. His previous publications include Observer's Warships, Junkers Early Metal Monoplanes 1915-19, The Directory of Modern Naval Power and Military Helicopters. He has produced hundreds of articles for journals such Air Pictorial, particularly on prototypes, and was Flight International's avionics and systems contributing editor for five years. He has written several books for Osprey, in the Aviation Pioneers series.


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