East Anglia Books

260107 - US AERIAL ARMAMENT IN WWII: The Ultimate Look Vol 1: Guns, Ammunition and Turrets


By William Wolf

Following his previous “Ultimate Look” volumes on the B-29, B-32, B-18, and B-25, and volume one in the series on guns, ammunition, and turrets, Wolf continues his definitive history of U.S. aerial armament in World War II. Drawing from his extensive library, microfilm archives, and technical manuals Wolf covers the development of Bombs and Bombing Theory and Strategy; an extensive chapter on Conventional Bombs and Fuses; Bomb Handling and Release and Control Mechanisms; an extensive chapter on Conventional and Radar Bombsights; The Bombardier; Bombing Missions Described; Bombing Tactics; Effects of Bombs; Miscellaneous Ordnance. Volume 3, covers Air-Dropped, Air-Launched, and Secret Aerial Weapons.


Format Hardback
Pages 320
Publication Date Available Now!

Over 500 colour & b/w photos

Width (mm) 220
Height (mm) 300
Dust Jacket Yes


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