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Jean Navarre: Frances Sentinel of Verdun and The First French Fighter Pilots Jim Wilberg

Jean Navarre: Frances Sentinel of Verdun and The First French Fighter Pilots

Jim Wilberg

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ISBN : 9781935881001
Hardcover
100 pages
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With aviations rapid growth in the First World War came air combat and the beginning of fighter aviation. Jean Navarre became the archetypal fighter pilot, the first French ace of aces, who, together with other brave airmen, created fighterMoreWith aviations rapid growth in the First World War came air combat and the beginning of fighter aviation. Jean Navarre became the archetypal fighter pilot, the first French ace of aces, who, together with other brave airmen, created fighter aviation. They became a legend in their own time, and this is their story. [The book includes:] 133 period photos and drawings- color profiles of 16 aircraft, 7 with plan views- five paintings of early air combat- 12 brief biographies of Pegoud, Garros, and other important early aviators. -- back cover.