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  1. THE LANCASTER BOMBER POCKET MANUAL 1941-45
    £8.99

    The Avro Lancaster was the RAF's most famous and successful heavy bomber of the Second World War. Used predominantly at night, 'Lancs' dropped 608,612 tons of bombs in 156,000 sorties in the period 1942-1945.

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  2. THE MOSQUITO POCKET MANUAL BY MARTIN ROBSON
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    The de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito was a British multi-role combat aircraft with a two-man crew that served during and after the Second World War.

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  3. CRIME IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR BY PENNY LEGG
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    Was There Crime in the Second World War?

    At a time of national emergency, the average person could be forgiven for thinking that crime rates would go down as everyone tried to help the war effort. However, the reality was that criminals saw the war as an opportunity to exploit the emergency conditions and those with a previously unblemished reputation found themselves tempted off the straight and narrow. 

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  4. HURRICANE HAWKER'S FIGHTER LEGEND BOOK
    £30.00

    2017 marks the 80th anniversary of the remarkable Hawker Hurricane formally entering service.

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  5. THOR BY GEOFF GOODCHILD
    £24.00

    Thor: Anatomy of a Weapon System examines the technical aspects of the Thor Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile system as based in the UK during the period 1958 to 1963. Thor has a unique part to play in our Cold War heritage; it was the first operational ballistic missile system deployed in the western world and the only venture by the Royal Air Force into such a weapon system.

    This book describes the missile, its construction, systems and subsystems and the associated ground support equipment in detail. 

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  6. TIGER TANK BY MARCUS COWPER
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    The most famous tank of World War II, the Tiger was a monster of a machine that dominated the battlefields of Europe and beyond. 

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  7. THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN MYTH & REALITY BY RICHARD OVERY
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    The extraordinary struggle between British and German air forces in 1940 was one of the pivotal events of the Second World War. How close did Britain really come to invasion during this time? What were Hitler and Churchill's motives? And what was the battle's real effect on the outcome of the war?

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  8. FIRESTORM THE BOMBING OF DRESDEN 1945 BOOK
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    A brilliant book about one of the most controversial British and America air campaigns of the Second World War. 

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  9. BLUEBIRDS BY MARGARET MAYHEW
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    The heartbreaking and triumphant story of four women in wartime.

    1939 - And in the back of a three-ton lorry, a strangely assorted group of young women bumped over the road to RAF Colston. They were the first of the Waafs.

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