Flying American Combat Aircraft of World War II

1939-45

Book Description

  • Riveting, first-person accounts that put the reader in the cockpit
  • Dozens of photographs of the planes and the pilots that flew and fought in the skies from Tokyo to Berlin
  • Find out what it was like to fly some of the all-time classic aircraft of World War II, including the P-51 Mustang, B-17 Flying Fortress, P-47 Thunderbolt, P-38 Lightning, P-40 Kittyhawk, and many more!
  • About Higham, Robin

    Robin Higham is a veteran of the Royal Air Force and professor emeritus of history at Kansas State University. Former editor of Aerospace Historian, he has written or edited numerous works on aviation history.