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SPITFIRE:  THE CANADIANS., Bracken, Robert.  Foreword by A.V.M. J.E. "Johnnie" Johnson.  Artwork by Ron Lowry.

Author Name    Bracken, Robert. Foreword by A.V.M. J.E. "Johnnie" Johnson. Artwork by Ron Lowry.

Title   SPITFIRE: THE CANADIANS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Erin, Ontario Boston Mills Press 1995

ISBN Number    1550461486 / 9781550461480

Illustrator   Ron Lowry.

Seller ID   29387

160 pp, 4to (12 1/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs (most copied from the veterans' own albums), color profiles by Rob Lowry, and technical drawings. "The result of nine years of research and over two hundred interviews with former Spitfire pilots and ground crew from across Canada, (this book) is a momentous collection of personal memories and wartime aviation history. The stories are told with complete candour, in the pilots' and crew members' own words. Full of priceless historic photographs and intimate first-hand accounts, 'Spitfire: The Canadians' is perhaps the most important wartime aviation book published in many years." Top corners of both boards are bumped. Dust jacket has creasing at top of flap-folds, minor edge wrinkling elsewhere.

Spitfire,  Spitfires,  Pilots,  Ground  Crew,  World  War  II,  Aircraft,  Battle  Of  Britain,  Luftwaffe,  Fighter,  Planes,  Aerial  Operations,  Air  Combat,  Personal  Reminiscences,  Narratives,  Johnnie  Johnson,  Keith  Ogilvie,  Jan  Zurakowski,  J.S.  Young,  Al  Harley,  Paddy  Finucane,  Mark  V,  Ron  McGarva,  Norm  Bretz,  Robert  Stanford  Tuck,  Dieppe  Raid,  Don  Morrison,  Dieppe,  George  Aitken,  City  Of  Oshawa  Squadron,  R.H.  Walker,  C.M.  Steele,  Malta,  Noel  Ogilvie,  Marion  Orr,  Ferry  Command,  Skychief  II,  Richard  Beall,  Ramrod  133,  Len  Thorne,  Montdidier,  Norm  Chevers,  George  Beurling,  Buzz,  Messerschmitt  Me-109,  Lloyd  Chadburn,  Art  Sager,  Sten  Lundberg,  Italy,  Bert  Houle,  Anzio,  J.J.  Doyle,  Ralph  Nickerson,  Reconnaissance,  M.G.  Brown,  Ken  Lawson,  Warren  Middleton,  Hotspur  Gliders,  Thomas  Koch,  D-Day,  Normandy,  Larry  Seath,  George  Lawson,  W.A.  Bishop,  Cecil  Brown,  Bill  Reale,  Guy  Mott,  Bill  Weeks,  I.F.  Kennedy,  Stu  Tosh,  Wilf  Banks,  V-1  Flying  Bombs,  Bill  Austin,  Les  Foster,  Nijmegen,  Kelly  Walker,  Sid  Bregman,  Jets,  John  Patus,  G.D.  Cameron,  Cecil  Mann,  Chuck  Darrow,  Brian  MacConnell,  Bill  Harper,  Lloyd  Burford,  Paul  Ostrader,  Burma,  Jack  Rigby,  Rockcliffe,  Tom  Percival,  Walter  Thompson,  Israel,  Denny  Wilson,  Guy  Mott,  Ralph  Clint.. 

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