German Seaplane Fighters of WWI: A Centennial Perspective on Great War Seaplanes (Volume 2)

German Seaplane Fighters of WWI: A Centennial Perspective on Great War Seaplanes (Volume 2)

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This book describes and illustrates the development of German Navy seaplane fighters in WWI with text, 223 rare, contemporary photos, nine color photos, 27 color profiles, five evocative paintings, and tables of information including production quantities and serial numbers of aircraft and technical specifications. The origins and evolution of each subclass of naval fighter, including single-seat floatplanes, single-seat flying boats, two-seat biplanes, and two-seat monoplanes are discussed in chapters for each class. German naval fighter production and procurement strategies are discussed in the context of the German strategic situation. In addition, the book includes 1/48 scale drawings of eight aircraft types (the Brandenburg KDW, W16, W19, W25, W33, and W34 and the Rumpler 6B1 and 6B2) in its 150 pages. It is of interest to aviation historians, enthusiasts, and modelers.

Product Details

  • Author: Jack Herris
  • Publication Date: 2012-07-20
  • Publisher: Aeronaut Books
  • Product Group: Book
  • Manufacturer: Aeronaut Books
  • Binding: Paperback, 150 pages
  • Package Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 1079L x 850W x 47H
    • Weight: 106
  • List Price: $34.99
  • ISBN: 1935881094
  • ASIN: 1935881094

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