Royal Air Force Official Histories

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  • Growth of Fighter Command, 1936-1940

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

    By T.C.G. James

    Edited by Sebastian Cox

    The first of two volumes of the classified Air Historical Branch study of Fighter Command and the Air Defence of the United Kingdom. It covers pre-war expansion of the Command, the creation of the first integrated air defence system, and an account of Dunkirk and the Battle of Britain.…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
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  • The Battle of Britain

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

    By T.C.G. James

    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.…

    Paperback – 2000-09-29
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    Royal Air Force Official Histories