Hardcover, sm 4to., colour laminated boards, no dustjacket as issued, as new condition, maps, black & white photographs, appendices, bibliography, index, 527pp. Formed in Egypt in 1942, the squadron's operations ranged from anti-submarine and convoy escort patrols which included bombing raids. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Desert Scorpions: A History of 459 Squadron ...
Publisher: Loftus, Australian Military History Publications, 2007.
Book Description Loftus, Australian Military History Publications 2007, 2007. first edition - hard cover, laminated boards 9780980320466 This is the story of 459 Squadron formed in Egypt in February 1942. Its operations ranged from anti-submarine and convoy escort patrols, including the sinking of U-97, to highly dangerous low-level anti-shipping strikes and formation bombing raids on strongly defended land targets along the North African coast. 252 x 180mm., pp. xvi, 527, b/w plates, Honour Roll, Honours & Awards, indexes (Names, Units, Places). Hard cover, laminated pictorial boards (without dust jacket as issued). FINE. Bookseller Inventory # ac6b04bec4a2d7494e4b1e5ddb6f9e73
Book Description 2007. (Loftus), Australian Military History Publications, (2007). Laminated boards, maps, illust., pp. xvi, 528. Fine. ISBN 0 9803204 6 1. Bookseller Inventory # 100006
Book Description Australian Military History Publ, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Unread copy in good condition, contains some shelf wear. Fast, daily dispatch 2-4 days for delivery within UK. International orders may take up to 3-4 weeks. July2015. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000072532