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5th Fighter Command in World War II Vol 2: The End in New Guinea, the Philippines, to V-J Day
 

5th Fighter Command in World War II Vol 2: The End in New Guinea, the Philippines, to V-J Day (Hardback)

By Wolf, Dr William

In Volume 2, of a planned three-volume set, the author continues his definitive history of the 5th Fighter Command combining grand world strategy and Pacific strategy with subsequent land and air campaigns. This book describes the 5FC as it continues on the offensive after the re...duction of Rabaul in November 1943 and then decimates Japanese air power over western New Guinea, and on its approach to the Philippines. The final destruction of Japanese air and ground forces during the Philippines Campaigns until V-J Day concludes this ultimate chronicle of the Fifth Fighter Command making this history a must for every World War II aviation enthusiast. Volume three will cover: 5FC vs. Japan: Aces, Units, Aircraft, and Tactics.
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ISBN 9780764342516
Released NZ 1 Feb 2013
Publisher Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Format Hardback
Availability
Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780764342516
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Imprint Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Released 1 Feb 2013
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wolf, Dr William
Category World History: Second World War
Military History
Air Forces & Warfare
Battles & Campaigns
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Dewey Code 940.54497
Weight 2,500g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Military History
ONIX Text General/trade

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