Swordfish. The Story of the Taranto Raid.
octavo, (xvi), 224pp. Illustrated with photographs and maps. The daring story of the first carrier strike against an enemy fleet, and how 42 men flying ancient biplanes dealt the Italian battlefleet a mortal blow. This attack forced the Italian fleet to move to Naples and thereafter it became much less of a threat. Very fine copy. blue paper boards in dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 18325
Title: Swordfish. The Story of the Taranto Raid.
Publisher: (2003) Weidenfeld & Nicolson,, London:
Publication Date: 2003
Edition: First Edition..
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