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The Wings of Warfare: An Introduction to the Military Aircraft Engaged in the Western Theatre of War

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The Wings of Warfare: An Introduction to the Military Aircraft Engaged in the Western Theatre of War
  • by Geoffrey D. M. Block, M.A.
    • Hutchinson's Scientific and Technical Publications, London, 1945
      • 152 pages
      • 21 photos
      • 24 drawings
      • 2 cutaway drawings
      • 25 silhouette three-view drawings
      • 2 charts
      • 1 map
      • Free PDF download
Contents
  • About the Author

  • Preface

  • Prime Principles

    • General Characteristics

    • A Short Chapter on Aeronautics

    • A Shorter Chapter on Engines and Performances

    • Concerning Construction

    • Producing a Warplane

  • War-time Developments

    • The Three Combatant Powers in 1939

    • The War in the Air Unfolds

    • The Last Round

    • Concerning Bombing and Bomb-Stowage

  • Warplanes

    • Warplanes in 1939

    • Developments in Design

    • A Note on Terminology

  • National Characteristics

    • The British Pattern

    • The United States Contribution

    • German Design

    • Italian Productions

  • General Considerations

    • Naval Requirements

    • Some Reflections on Air Power

  • Index of Aero-engines

  • United States Code Names and British Equivalents

  • Index of Aircraft

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