1st ed. 1969. Xvi + 307 pp., frontis, + 85 photo-plates. D.j., 22 x 15cm. Small repair to d.j., o/w FINE. From the training of the first naval officers in 1911, through to the 1960's, the author gives a detailed history of British naval flying. In its scope, in its illustrations ' several of them previously unpublished ' and in its very complete appendices, this book serves as an indispensable reference for anyone interested in naval aviation.