Military Airfields of Britain

South-Western England (The Military Airfields of Britain) by Ken Delve

Publisher: The Crowood Press

Written in English
Cover of: Military Airfields of Britain | Ken Delve
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Subjects:

  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Military,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • South West England,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • History / Military / Aviation,
  • Military Science
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8629674M
ISBN 101861268106
ISBN 109781861268105
OCLC/WorldCa62715377

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Focuses on the airfields which were used for the military in the Second World War. This book investigates the locations of these airfields and why they were chosen, together with the physical and personal changes made to the surrounding areas as well as the effects on the local community with the influx of strangers/5(3).

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The building of the vast network of military airfields, whose numbers reached a peak inwas the largest construction programme in Britain's history. The airfields of Southern England like Biggin Hill, Kenley and Hawkinge played host to the greatest part of the action of the Battle of Britain.

Farnborough, birthplace of British aviation, lies in Hampshire and many regional airfields played host to vital anti-submarine patrols during WW1.

Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. MILITARY AIRFIELDS OF BRITAIN: EAST ANGLIA,NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK (MILITARY AIRFIELDS OF BRITAIN S.) By Ken Delve *Excellent Condition*.

A survey of Britain's military airfields from the early 20th century to the end of the Second World War. The topics described range from airfield development to the various buildings and installations which became part of the airfield, satellite landing grounds and shadow factories.

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