Donald Nijboer - Gunner: An Illustrated History of World War II Aircraft Turrets and Gun Positions
Airlife Publishing Ltd | 2001 | ISBN: 1840373040 | 160 pages | PDF | 72.24 MB
A fine history of World War II aircraft turrets and gun positions, illustrated with new photographs by Dan Patterson. Includes aircraft from all nations, including one or two rarer birds from the Luftwaffe, Italian Air Force and the Red Air Force. The diagrams and photographs in this volume enable readers to see close up the cramped, cold, exposed turrets in which so many young men fought and died during World War II. Veterans describe what it was like to fly and fight in the many different turret and gun positions.