Arise to Conquer by Ian Gleed,John Strachey

By Ian Gleed,John Strachey

initially released through the battle in 1942, this can be the opposite facet of the replicate from the philosophical flight list of authors akin to Antoine de Saint Exupery. it's a literal, day-by-day list of an English fighter pilot of 23 years battling within the conflict of england, giving a very real photo of existence on a squadron in these times.

Gleed info his first sortie in 1939, his breakdown now not see you later after, his go back to the RAF and battles over France, his exploits within the conflict of england, changing into an ace, downing Messerschmitts, and finally being presented the DFC for his provider as chief and fighter.

A candid, likable checklist of a task performed which turned a vintage, now released in paperback. A necessary better half to Spitfire Pilot additionally released by way of Grub Street.

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