The Battle of Britain: Air Defence of Great Britain, Volume II, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Battle of Britain

Air Defence of Great Britain, Volume II, 1st Edition

By T.C.G. James


456 pages

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This is the second volume of the classified history of air defence in Great Britain. Written while World War II was still being fought, the account has an analysis of the defensive tactics of Fighter Command, and attempts a day-by-day analysis of the action as it took place.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction: The Effect of the German Occupation of Europe on the Air Defence of Great Britain Part 2: First Phase, 10 July-7 August: German Operations against the United Kingdom Part 3: Second Phase, 08-18 August Part 4: Third Phase, 24 August-06 September Part 5: Fourth Phase, 07-30 September Part 6: Fifth Phase: The Decline of the Battle Part 7: A Survey of the Battle

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Military / General
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / International Security