1st Eng., ed., 1944. 389 pp., photo-ills., + ills. Blue cloth; 20 x 13cm. Covers partly faded o/w V.G. This is an early record of World War II war-birds from Britain, US, USSR, France, Holland, Germany, Italy and Japan. Almost three hundred aeroplanes are featured and technical data is provided. In addition are ‘human interest’ stories as well as interesting facts about the aircraft mentioned. This interesting wartime reference book, published in 1944, is illustrated with a wealth of photographs and illustrations and serves as a handy guide to aircraft of World War Two.