THE ROYAL NAVY'S AIR SERVICE IN THE GREAT WAR
by David Hobbs
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st. 2017
Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper. In a few short years after 1914 the Royal Navy practically invented naval air warfare, not only producing the first effective aircraft carriers, but also pioneering most of the techniques and tactics that made naval air power a reality. This book is about operational and technical achievements of the Royal Naval Air Service, both at sea and ashore, from 1914 to 1918. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos.
Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed to rear panel.
Stock no. 1825431