Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain Wednesday July Pilot Officer Archie Jackson is in control of the RAF s newest fighter aircraft a Supermarine Spitfire Now he has the Luftwaffe in his sights and only one thing matters de

  • Title: Battle of Britain
  • Author: James Holland
  • ISBN: 9780141332208
  • Page: 134
  • Format: Paperback
  • Wednesday 24 July 1940.Pilot Officer Archie Jackson, 19, is in control of the RAF s newest fighter aircraft, a Supermarine Spitfire.Now he has the Luftwaffe in his sights and only one thing matters defending Britain Suddenly planes are falling from the sky, exploding and spiralling into the English Channel.France has fallen and the swastika flies over occupied Europe OnWednesday 24 July 1940.Pilot Officer Archie Jackson, 19, is in control of the RAF s newest fighter aircraft, a Supermarine Spitfire.Now he has the Luftwaffe in his sights and only one thing matters defending Britain Suddenly planes are falling from the sky, exploding and spiralling into the English Channel.France has fallen and the swastika flies over occupied Europe Only these young pilots barely out of boyhood stand between Britain and a German invasion in the summer of 1940.

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    1 thought on “Battle of Britain”

    1. This novel offers action, excitement (in terms of the aerial combat scenes so richly rendered here), romance, and a sobering view of the pain, loss, and gut-wrenching sorrow that war leaves in its wake. James Holland is a fine writer and historian. (By chance, I discovered him a few years ago through an earlier work of his,Fortress Malta: An Island Under Siege 1940-1943, which was FANTASTIC). Here he brings to the reader the immediacy (through the 2 fighter pilots and best friends, Archie Jackso [...]

    2. it was OK there wasn't really much of a plot so it got a bit boring, expected it to be a bit more exciting!

    3. an excellent read!Holland has a flair for accurate aviation fiction. He has portrayed the urgency and everyday lifeOf Pilots and civilians alike during the Battle of Britain

    4. Highly enjoyable WW2 story about the Battle Of Britain. James Holland's passion for this period of history shines through as we follow young Archie's exploits in the sky and on the land. Plenty of action, little bit of romance and overall a compelling and intriguing read.

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