Military history

Luftwaffe: The Illustrated History of the German Air Force in World War II

Luftwaffe: The Illustrated History of the German Air Force in World War II

This stunning pictorial record of the German Air Force, from its establishment in the 1930s through service in World War II from 1939 to 1945, features a wealth of rare images complemented by dramatic and thoroughly researched text.

Chapter 1. Pioneers of the German Skies

Chapter 2. Leaders and Personalities – A Command Arrangement Dysfunctional and Fragmented

Chapter 3. The Spanish Civil War – The Testing Ground

Chapter 4. Blitzkrieg!

Chapter 5. First Setback – The Battle of Britain

Chapter 6. The Desert War

Chapter 7. Storm in the East

Chapter 8. The Faltering Grip – Russia 1942 - 43

Chapter 9. Defending the Reich’s Skies

Chapter 10. Red Storm

Chapter 11. Western Onslaught

Chapter 12. Too Little, Too Late