Military Aircraft Visual Encyclopedia
The history of aviation is full of striking and unusual designs, from the biplanes and triplanes of World War I, through the giant bombers and streamlined fighters of World War II and beyond, to the stealthy shapes and unusual configurations of modern military aircraft like the Northrop Grumman B-2 and V-22 Osprey.
Military Aircraft Visual Encyclopedia provides a fascinating at-a-glance guide to every major aircraft type ever flown, all illustrated with a detailed profile artwork, accompanied by brief details and specificiations. Common types such as the Spitfire, Ju 87 Stuka, F-86 Sabre and F-4 Phantom are featured with several artworks showing the range of colour schemes and operators.
Format: 285mm x 225mm (11¼ x 9?)
Illustrations: 1000 col a/ws
Text: 55,000 words
Jim Winchester is a freelance writer of many years experience who has written widely on various aspects of aviation. He is the author of several books including Fighter, Classic Airliners: Lockheed Constellation and Flight International’s World Aircraft and Systems Directory.