Fighting High: Volume 1

World War Two - Air Battle Europe

 
Date Published :
July 2012
Publisher :
Fighting High Publishing
Editor :
Steve Darlow
Illustration :
illustrated throughout in color and b/w
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Hardback
ISBN : 9780956269607
Pages : 128
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In stock
$37.95

Overview
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Based on extensive interviews, firsthand accounts, original research, and archive sources Fighting High tells the story of those who took to the skies to oppose the Axis powers during World War Two.

World War Two military aviation author Steve Darlow brings together twenty accounts of extreme bravery, heroism and sacrifice. The stories in Fighting High - World War Two - Air Battle Europe, Volume 1, span the entire war, from the early days of defending against the might of the Luftwaffe through to the exercising of Allied air superiority in the latter days of the conflict. Each story is told at a personal level, set within the context of the ferocious European air battle. In totality an exciting, vivid, graphic and moving account of what the airmen went through when they were `Fighting High'.

About The Author
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Steve Darlow born in Tonbridge Kent on 7th November 1966, completed secondary education at the Thomas Alleyne School, Stevenage and then went to Loughborough University, gaining a 2:1 in Physical Education, Sports Science and Mathematics. He played national league basketball for a number of years and gained 16 England caps. Writing is now his main occupation and he is married with two young sons

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