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The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914

Raid

Codice: 228G140018

€ 16,50

Serie della Osprey Publishing dedicata a famosi assalti della storia. Ogni volume di 64 pagina presenta: l'origini del raid, le strategie adottate, la preparazione, una descrizione del raid, una analisi dello svolgimento e una conclusione.

In the summer of 1914, as Europe teetered on the brink of war, the spectre of immediate Zeppelin raids on London and other major British towns and cities loomed large. When Winston Churchill accepted responsibility for the defence of London, he realised that Zeppelins were most vulnerable when on the ground. Despite limited resources, he believed that attack was the best form of defence. In the final four months of 1914, the RNAS launched four separate air attacks on Zeppelin bases in Germany: Düsseldorf/Cologne twice, Friedrichshafen and Cuxhaven. Author Ian Castle presents the full story of Britain’s first strategic bombing campaign and the results it achieved.

Lingua

INGLESE

Illustrazioni

Foto in b/n, artwork e mappe

Pagine

64

Misure

18,5 x 25

Rilegato

No

ISBN
9781849082433

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