Air battle over Malta 1942. The Spitfire Mk. V takes on the C.202 Folgore for air supremacy. By Donald Nijboer “Either, sir, we get the Spitfires here within days, not weeks, or we’re done. That’s it.” Squadron Leader Stan Turner to Air Officer Commanding Sir Hugh Lloyd about the situation on Malta. It all began over the peaceful […]
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Good Reviews for German Flak Defences vs Allied Heavy Bombers
“Author Donald Nijboer has put together a concise but informative look at Germany’s flak defenses and their match-up with British and U.S. heavy bombers. The narrative runs through their respective buildups, equipment, and tactics. The analysis suggests the flak defenses were much more effective than they are usually given credit for. The narrative includes lots […]
Graphic War will be available in French Dec 5!
Graphic War is now available in Japanese!
Flak in World War II – New Book Sept 1st!
“There is no question in my mind that this is an important book on a fascinating subject. It is essential for any serious library on military history, and I will be proud to add it to mine. In the vernacular, Donald has scored a direct hit.” Stephen Quick Former Director General Canada Aviation and Space […]