Fighter Boys: Saving Britain 1940

Author(s): Patrick Bishop

Aviation | World War 2

A remarkable, intimate portrait of the young men of Fighter Command, whose skill, temperament and morale determined the fate of Britain and arguably the free world.

Drawing on extensive research and fresh source material in the form of diaries, letters and interviews with scores of surviving fighter pilots, Patrick Bishop's Fighter Boys is a surging narrative of unprecedented power and insight. Reaching beyond the myths that have long surrounded this elite band, he brilliantly anatomises their personal qualities


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780002571692
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Limited
  • : Harper Element
  • : May 2003
  • : 3.8 Centimeters X 15.9 Centimeters X 24 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 420
  • : Patrick Bishop
  • : Hardback