Saturday, February 09, 2013

Japanese Army Fighter Aces, 1931-45

Hata, Ikuhiko; Izawa, Yasuho; and Shores, Christopher. Japanese Army Fighter Aces, 1931-45. (Stackpole Military History Series.) Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole, 2012.

Call no.: 940.544952 H280j

Publisher's Description:

  • In-depth review of Imperial Japanese Army Air Force fighter units and pilots
  • Detailed study of equipment (e.g., the Zero fighter), operations from Pearl Harbor to kamikaze attacks, and pilots who achieved ace status
  • Heavily illustrated with photos of pilots, aircraft, and unit insignia

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