Eldridge, Jim (1999) Deadly Skies. Warpath . Puffin Books, London. Full text not available from this repository.
A historically accurate first person narrative based on a real life war event. The book tells the story from the perspective of a young soldier as he fights his way through a particular significant conflict. The story itself is supplemented by an introduction with maps, kit lists, rations and illustrations, a centre section with actual photographs and an epilogue with the final map positions, fatalities and a note on the significance of the battle. This story is told by a Spitfire pilot, the RAF takes on the mighty Luftwaffe, and through a stunning combination of heroism and the technical superiority of the Spitfire, Hitler suffers the first defeat in what became kown as the Battle of Britain.
|ISBN:||ISBN-10: 0140389830 : ISBN-13: 978-0140389838|
|Departments:||Faculty of Education, Arts and Business > Institute of the Arts|
|Pre 2016 Departments:||Faculty of Education, Arts and Business > Arts and Humanities|
|Depositing User:||Insight Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||10 Dec 2010 14:20|
|Last Modified:||26 Aug 2016 16:09|
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