F l y i n g F r o n t
very heavily illustrated Luftwaffe Documentary book
The book covers all aspects of the Luftwaffe units of the German Wehrmacht during the early days of World
War II. There are chapters on Luftwaffe Leadership, Recon Squadrons, Battle over the Atlantic, Mine Layers,
Bombing the Enemy, Dive Bombers, Fighters, Destroyers, Night Fighters, Transports, Paratroopers, Flak Troops
and Signal Troops.
The text of this book is very useful providing a great deal of information on the German flying service in the
early part of the war, but the full-color photo material is what makes this book unique.
A copy of this book belongs in the library of every Luftwaffe and aviation historian!
Hardcover, blue cloth ( full linen)
In fair exterior and good - very good interior condition.
Linen frayed at edges, boards and spine foxed, hinges shaky, else ok!
With nice period dedication plate mounted on front free endpaper.
All pages are complete and tight in the binding.
Approx/Measurements: 9-1/2" x 9-1/2" ~2.0 lbs.
written by Hauptmann W.E.
published by Verlag D.W.
content related objects are: Luftwaffe Air Crews Junkers Ju-88, Luftwaffe Bomb and Armament Crews, Fieseler
156, FW 200 Condor, HE 111, DO 17, ME 109, BF 110, Stuka Ju 87Bs (made famous by first lieutenant Hans
Rudel), Flak Man (Flakartillerie), Junkers JU 52, Fallschirmjager, HE 115