Finest of the Few: The Story of Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot John Simpson

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
)  
9781445607054: Finest of the Few: The Story of Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot John Simpson
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Written by 43 Squadron's intelligence officer, Hector Bolitho, Finest of the Few is full of John's first-hand accounts of his combat missions against German Me 109s, Heinkel 111s and Dorniers. One of Hector's key roles was to collate and verify the 'Combat Reports' filed by pilots which detailed enemy 'kills' and the fate of fellow pilots who had been shot down. He was a good friend of John Simpson and the book was written during 1940 based on conversations between the two men, John's Combat Reports and letters John sent to Hector.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Hector Bolitho was Intelligence Officer for 43 Squadron, one of the RAF fighter squadrons at the centre of the battle for France and the Battle of Britain. One of his key roles was to collate and verify 'Combat Reports' filed by pilots which detailed enemy 'kills' and what had become of RAF pilots who had been shot down. He was a good friend of John Simpson and the book was written based on John's Combat Reports and letters and Hector's own diary of 1940.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781445600574: Finest of the Few the Story of Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot John Simpson

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1445600579 ISBN 13:  9781445600574
Publisher: Amberley Publishing, 2010
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bolitho, Hector
Published by Amberley Publishing (2013)
ISBN 10: 1445607050 ISBN 13: 9781445607054
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
booksXpress
(Freehold, NJ, U.S.A.)

Book Description Amberley Publishing, 2013. Paperback. Condition: new. Seller Inventory # 9781445607054

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
11.46
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Hector Bolitho
Published by Amberley Publishing, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 1445607050 ISBN 13: 9781445607054
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Amberley Publishing, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. Written by 43 Squadron's intelligence officer, Hector Bolitho, Finest of the Few is full of John's first-hand accounts of his combat missions against German Me 109s, Heinkel 111s and Dorniers. One of Hector's key roles was to collate and verify the 'Combat Reports' filed by pilots which detailed enemy 'kills' and the fate of fellow pilots who had been shot down. He was a good friend of John Simpson and the book was written during 1940 based on conversations between the two men, John's Combat Reports and letters John sent to Hector. Seller Inventory # BZV9781445607054

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
16.25
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Hector Bolitho
Published by Amberley Publishing, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 1445607050 ISBN 13: 9781445607054
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Amberley Publishing, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. Written by 43 Squadron's intelligence officer, Hector Bolitho, Finest of the Few is full of John's first-hand accounts of his combat missions against German Me 109s, Heinkel 111s and Dorniers. One of Hector's key roles was to collate and verify the 'Combat Reports' filed by pilots which detailed enemy 'kills' and the fate of fellow pilots who had been shot down. He was a good friend of John Simpson and the book was written during 1940 based on conversations between the two men, John's Combat Reports and letters John sent to Hector. Seller Inventory # UGH9781445607054

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
16.25
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

John Simpson
Published by Amberley Publishing
ISBN 10: 1445607050 ISBN 13: 9781445607054
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Amberley Publishing. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 95445314

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
21.46
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds