A compact but comprehensive guide to the iconic fighter planes that fought during World War II, which features full color profile artwork throughout.
World War II saw pilots from around the world battling in the skies over Europe, Asia and Africa, with victory resting upon their nerve, skill and the capabilities of some of history's most iconic aircraft. In the chaos of battle, it was vital that they could quickly identify friend from foe. But do you know your Hurricane from your Bf 109, or what the legendary P-51 Mustang looks like? Do you know the wingspan of the A6M Zero-sen, or how fast it could fly?
Written by Tony Holmes, Illustrated by Jim Laurier. Published by Osprey Publishing, 2021. Paperback, 288 pages.