THE LAST FEW: PORTRAITS OF AIRCREW FROM THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN.

Eckersley, James.


£45.00




Tonbridge, 1st ed., 2005. pages not numbered but ample; numerous photo-ills., + some small cold., ills. Boards; 30 x 30cm. FINE. Published in 2005, this book offers a collection of portraits on those surviving members of The Few – pilots, navigators, ground crew – of Fighter Command who fought during the Battle of Britain and whose contribution to the outcome of World War II is described here. A full page photograph of each member today accompanies a brief narration on each personality on the opposite page and where possible a small photograph of the pilot from his war days is also printed. Scarce.


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