Bomber Boys. Patrick Bishop

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Название Bomber Boys
Автор произведения Patrick Bishop
Жанр Зарубежные любовные романы
Серия
Издательство Зарубежные любовные романы
Год выпуска 0
isbn 9780007280131



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       BOMBER BOYS

      FIGHTING BACK

      1940–1945

      PATRICK BISHOP

       Copyright

      HarperPress

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      Hammersmith, London W6 8JB

      www.harpercollins.co.uk

      Patrick Bishop asserts the moral right to be identified as the author of this work

      A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library

      Plans of Halifax and Lancaster bombers © Copyright The National Archives.

      Plans of Stirling, Mosquito and Wellington bombers

      © Crown Copyright RAF Museum

      Maps of Cologne and Berlin © Copyright Royal Geographical Society.

      Maps of Bomber Command Stations, Targets in Europe, Germany,

      and the Ruhr Valley by John Gilkes.

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      Source ISBN: 9780007189861

      Ebook Edition © MARCH 2011 ISBN: 9780007280131

      Version: 2014-09-17

      Contents

       Cover

       Title Page

       Dedication

       7 The Feast of St Peter and St Paul

       8 The Reasons Why

       9 The Battle

       10 A Select Gang of Blokes’

       11 The Big City

       12 The Chop

       13 Crack Up

       14 Home Front

       15 Love in Uniform

       16 D-Day Diversion

       17 Tallboys and Tirpitz

       18 Götterdämmerung

       19 Forgetting

       Epilogue: Went the day well?

       Keep Reading

       Notes

       Bombers

       Index

       Acknowledgements

       About the Publisher

      To Peter, Margaret, Amelia

      and Daniel

       Maps

       Prologue: PERKINS

      In the early summer of 1961,