Weal, John. Series editor: Tony Holmes.
Title FOCKE-WULF Fw 190 ACES OF THE RUSSIAN FRONT. OSPREY AIRCRAFT OF THE ACES SERIES 6.
Publisher Osprey, London, 1995.
Seller ID 24447
96 pp, 9 3/4" H, soft cover. ISBN 1855325187 Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs and diagrams, colour profiles and uniform studies. "Of all the fronts fought on by the Jagdflieger during World War 2, the Russian, or Eastern was easily the most lucrative in terms of targets for the 'experten'. Marry an abundance of targets with the Luftwaffe's best piston-engined fighter of the war - Focke-Wulf's Fw 190 'Butcher Bird' - and it quickly becomes apparent why so many Jagdflieger achieved kills that passed the 100 victories mark. Flying in variable weather on a battlefront that was constantly changing, the Fw 190 pilots fought virtually to extinction in both the pure fighter and the crucial 'Schlacht' ground attack roles." I n t e r i o r - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - faint rubbing on front cover, very soft small at bottom corner of covers. Very Good+