DARK SKIES AND DEAD RECKONING

By: Flight Lieutenant David H. Pearce D.F.C.

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188pp., plus (4). No publication date (2000). Intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations, line-drawn maps, and facsimile documents. Book clean. Spine firm, but canted. Colour-art illustrated ("Five Minutes to Target", John Mutsaers) card wrapper minimally bumped, small area of surface abrading to front panel. Textblock unmarked. 'Dark Skies and Dead Reckoning' by Flight Lieutenant David H. Pearce D.F.C. (born Birmingham, England 22 October, 1918) tells of his experiences as a Lancaster Bomber Captain and other activities during his service for Britain's R.A.F. during World War Two. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Introduction, Part 1/ The Recruit in England. 2/ America. 3/ The Return to the 'Old Country'. 4/ Flying Training Continues. 5/ The Battle of The Ruhr. 6/ The Battle of Berlin and Beyond. 7/ Instructing. Appendices x 3. Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 735g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: DARK SKIES AND DEAD RECKONING

Author Name: Flight Lieutenant David H. Pearce D.F.C.

Categories: Military Biography, Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Moe, Victoria, Australia, Author (Printed by Coal Country Printers Pty. Ltd.):

ISBN Number: 0646387782

ISBN Number 13: 9780646387789

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 013341

Keywords: Biography, Military History, Royal Air Force, World War (1939-1945), Recollections, Memoirs, Pilots, Pearce, David H. (Henry) D.F.C. (1918-2009)