Часть 1. 1939-43 Часть 2. 1943-45 Книга о истории стратегических бомбардировок Германии союзной авиацией. Кампания анализируется с точки зрения RAF, USAAF и люфтваффе, с углубленной оценки дневной и ночных операций, самолетов, оружия, техники, радаров, и наземной обороны. Также включает в себя личные счета летчиков - истребителей и экипажей бомбардировщиков. Фото,карты. В двух частях. Первая - с начала Второй мировой войны по октябрь 1943 г., вторая - с ноября 1943 г. до конца войны.
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