We use cookies to provide essential features and services. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies .


COVID-19 Response at Fishpond

Read what we're doing...

Battle of Britain 1940


Product Description
Product Details

Promotional Information

A new analysis of the Battle of Britain, told unusually from the perspective of the Luftwaffe, detailing its plans to crush Fighter Command and win the war with air power.

About the Author

Doug Dildy is a USAF Academy graduate and former USAF colonel with a degree in history. He attended the US Armed Forces Staff College and USAF Air War College and holds a Master's Degree in Political Science. Doug has written campaign studies of the Battle of Britain for both the RAF Salute magazine and the USAF's Air Power History journal. He has also authored several articles covering the Dutch, Danish and Norwegian air arms' defence against the German invasions of 1940 for notable US aviation history magazines. He is a regular contributor to the amateur modelling magazine Small Air Forces Observer.


"...Dildy builds a convincing case for how the Luftwaffe's defeat was caused in great part by its own blunders, keeping alive Britain and its Allies' chance to eventually vanquish Nazi Germany.
Splendid color artwork by Graham Turner, maps, black-and-white photographs and more illustrate this 96-page paperback." - Toy Soldier & Model Figure

"I thoroughly enjoyed reading this informative book, and recommend it to anyone who is interested in the Battle of Britain." - IPMS / USA

"An interesting book on the German side of the Battle of Britain, with some nice photos and great maps which help picture the battles." - KitMaker Network

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » History » Europe » Great Britain » General
Home » Books » History » Europe » Germany
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top