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Top Customer Reviews: Harrier 809: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 49 ratings
4 / 5
I owe that precis this description partorisca explain that ossia the book partorisca people very new to a conflict of Falklands ( to to the bit likes him look Mark Felton on Youtube). Partorisca People in a knowledge ossia the quite distorted view of a contributo of Tim Gedge in Falklands. It was clearly the first Fleet of Commander of tax of Arm of Air but a narrative partorisca this book has been hanged in any the one who has done the a lot of contributo smaller that another.

Are the big defender of Rowland White especially Squadron of Phoenix (I follows the big Buccaneer defender) and a narrative of Vulcan 607 was before class (although an idea the Vulcan could bomb Buenos Aires partorisca take the fighters of the pasts of Argentinian Mirage is ludicrous). A Vulcan has been drawn partorisca rid a nuclear weapon partorisca describe that it use WW2 technology any ammunitions of precision.

Building a narrative around Tim Gedge and a esoiled Dozen' concpt is resulted bit it tedious and is remained that loves with there a lot when being any one a lot soycome' in a bone and a constant rodeo of a Harrier to other zones.

Would owe that explain to reason. Although Tim Gedge has commanded a Harrier of prime minister of the squadron of Sea was certainly any manager partorisca spend a Harrier of Sea to service and to good sure any one an application of a radar of Blue Fox. Sharkey (Please read an up to date forework for Sandy Woodward) has taken a Harrier of Sea and has turned he to one of one the majority of of confidence 'expeditionary' interceptors and dogfights never. I say 'expeditionary' been due to his capacity to land the time all (different F14, F18, Cat of Series and cheat) or F15 and F16 (strictly earth-has based partorisca require infrastructure of massive support).

800 Squadron has SHOT DOWN much flatter but so only with which had done a harm to one Fleet. 801 (Commanded for Sharkey) has used a radar of Blue Fox in DISCHARGES of low level (Patrol of Air of the fight) and sanitised one west of zone of Falklands and was his bylines of radars that there is deterred an Argentinian aircraft any one a blood-mindessness of one 800 Commissions the one who remark has not liked him Sharkey.

Probably would have written the book that centre around a contributo of No. 1 RAF Of Squadron and his Attack of Earth GR3 aircraft. I have found Rowland again deviated and has loved the core the dense plus around some have involved more players.

A lot of collaborators those who speak on Sharkey tend to do he in the Arm of Air of Fleet vacuum. Having to that look in him if some airmen of pilots/of the fighter (if Arm of Air of Fleet or RAF or Air of Body of Army) has an independent means partorisca deter assault. In 'independent' bad carrier able. A new F35 thinks now attacks that salda. Using the group of the pilots has drawn of both RAF and Arms of Air of Fleet and Navy goodness. This was something concealed has been done in a Falkalnds. It can he adds was the trainee pilot (David Morgan) the one who has crossed of a RAF to an Arm of Air of Fleet.

Highly would recommend some following authors in a subject (all the players of entities in a conflict): Jerry Pook (1 RAF of Squadron); obviously Sharkey (Harrier of Sea on Falklands and the Upper gun of his Majesty); Sandy Woodward and (Patrick Robinson), 100 (Days) (please take note of a revised prologue); David Morgan; Chris Parry (Down Of the sud - especially Georgia Of the sud; Julian Thompson (3 Litigated of Control); and Max Hastings (Battle partorisca Falklands). Besides a Museum of Imperial War (Investigations of Google) there is glimpsed is with Jerry Pook and David Morgan. Youtube/of Youtube Has the orders of long interview with Sharkey (Museum of Imperial War) and David Morgan (10 Percentage Some).

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5 / 5
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4 / 5
Was intrigued for a selection of 809 like @@@subject of this book; Tim Gedge exits well, and some of a detail (eg, be of Taylor of Nick has shot down and killed by the radar has put AAA in the jet without receiver partorisca look of the radar) is painful to read but paints the picture of a chaotic haste partorisca take 800/801 IN THE down to the sud. Similarly, lifting one goes it on some of the operations of a RAF in Cile is lovely.

Where Some leaves of the author down is partorisca verify his facts by means of a rest of a narrative. A chance on the dot: 42 Cdo RM emphatically ANY retake Georgia Of the sud - M Coy 42 Cdo has been sent, but in a haste, was in the frigate and so much was the scratch SF to the crew likes him the infantry that retook Grytviken - and a history is more interesting like this of the result. So much, the bed of the solid test required first of a next edition of the book that deserves partorisca do well.
4 / 5
A history of a Harrier in Falklands has been said before and the people could think that am not a lot much more partorisca say. Aim, that follows on a success of Vulcan 607, tip that there is still the good history partorisca say. Tip likes 809 Squadron has been reformed in three weeks, and envoys, with pilots and of the plans dredged of some four corners of a world, partorisca battle on board a patient fated Atlantic Carrier. Still although we know the one who past, builds on a colgante.
A lot fascinating derail in a secretly operations in Cile of RAF Canberras Nimrod, Hercules and Rey of Sea am developed. It Likes him the duke of Wellington said in Waterloo, “ was the thing of damned next career ”.
5 / 5
Has loved Rowland White Vulcan 607. It has read like the novel, in fact likes 'the book of a film'. His other books were nowhere approaches like this well so that I this in spite of this will be the turn to the his better. Any enough. It has not taken a same feeling that can you to it visualise each scene as if in the film. It is still the history adds, with the a lot of new information but I will not have a same impulse to king-read to to this likes Vulcan 607. It is much more of the listing of chance that the (true) history. Hard to describe reason he no really paste one something in a same way, but well currency he partorisca those with an interest in Falklands, aircraft, Real Navy/FAA and included the bit of RAF.
4 / 5
A book adds, is in accordance with some another reviewers roughly roughly the fact that verifies, eg a Canberra has not been a bomber prime minister of jet, this was a Ploughed 234. So only the niggle, which can be cured by note of pencil in a page, or in a next edition (clue). All the look of authors partorisca do an error in some point. Deep course a the bit of the slog in of the parts but of part two is was like the Harrier of a jump of ski and is pure Rowland White of then on. Material any the one who he the bed will avert with the best comprising of as risky that takes the task forces everything in this way was, was 16 at the same time of a War of Falklands and can agree it well. In general the good bed, I certainly read to again! And finally, it was that the clue in an end of a book that White Gentleman a lot can be plan the hope of the squadron of the Fact eats!!!
5 / 5
A lot that says in one has beaten. If it love the book that rattled on roughly anything partorisca do with a flatlands war another that in a cockpit of Real Navy Harrier in Falklands buys this book.. It does not take Me bad. Well book but so only that repeats that it is it already be write in ships, naval warfare, tactical and implication of civilian in a campaign.. The author looks for having had very limited the Harrier real info and experiences. Rid adds but bad graduate, very a lot little partorisca do with RN and implication of RAF in a campaign. To to The Bit likes to buy an announced running car of red sports and having Austin brown princess posted by means of a box of paper. The sad but the calm mate loses sold the.. Totally!!
4 / 5
A hardback the book is 481 pages a lot the time but a history is 431 pages . It is still the big book. The at the beginning slow course and then dulcemente builds. If you are to him it expects it action of an out of the forget. An action so only takes partorisca go in a last 1/3 but is then material very thrilling has said equally sides in the very just way that respect of aims to some Argentinians as well as ours. This in spite of some rests in fact. Ossia More the book in a war of Falklands he in an air and in the sea that is roughly 809 squadron. I think that that an author there is @@give that it was partorisca write purely roughly 809 in Falklands would be quite the short book but partorisca combine his reformation and exploits with a war like the whole has resupplied the narrative more orders. If you are happy to leave a book dulcemente build with a lot of names, the facts and the then read imagines a whole book. If calm simply love jump to an action then beginning of Part 3. It could contest that a book is too long and some initial chapters on one reforming of 809 could be shortened severely but Rowland White the excellent fashion is partorisca give you the short chapters that bad you pode easily read one every night before read. Please maintain this up. For a way, has hid is gone in a backside is the postscript where an author announces his next book will be Dambuster 617.
4 / 5
There be enjoyed to read this book because it is not really the military history - a Falkland/Falklands the war has obtained a exceptionally big number of this because of his very only character - and there looks a lot little partorisca add. Instead a book to a large extent directs on relating of an individual perspective an impressive resurrection and subsequent operations of 809 IN The. An author has touched the function key is, when being an again formed squadron has SAWED. Clearly it was a lot of disappointed that 809 is on remained among HMS Hermes and Invincible - more than operative like the squadron in his own legislation. Suspicion that there is the view of contadora to some of some resultant negative chances that is described, particularly on Hermes. But a description of some questions has faced of a RAF 1(F) the squadron is a lot that interests like this probably an author has less than a 'axe partorisca grind' in this chance. 4 stars can be hard, but there is the pocolos a lot of smaller subjects and inaccuracies partorisca give the perfect 5. It likes 4.5 that could .
5 / 5
This can not be a definite account of a War of Air of Falklands - has such the thing - but is a text of exceptional support and the first class read in his own legislation. It contains idea to if any amply covered elsewhere, particularly some real operations and foreseen in Cile; and it recognises an amply informed rift among RN and RAF, without a acrimony given by other writers. Roland White says the good history when there it is the good history partorisca say ; some of his leading works also have contained farce but there is no such worries here. Ossia He gripping and insightful history, a lot has very said.
5 / 5
A fast flowing and enjoyable read partorisca a uninitiated.
But to that is to be involve with a FAA forces of Harrier at the same time, has obvious and unfortunate inaccuracies. Perhaps an author was unable to fully verify some facts or ailed there is advised.
5 / 5
A fascinating history that is to be present often off line partorisca time that confuses a narrative. A lot it details that the majority of readers relish but often too complex to maintain an edge. Chiropractors In a planning and execution of a war partorisca air on Falklands has been missing. P. p.ej. Do Woodward know the 30 May that some Argentinians had shot his last available Exocet? Because it was a Nimrod and surveillance of the air of the Canberra takes and that effect can has had in of the subsequent battles? A book never quite frames on his alcohol yes is a 809 history of squadron of a time or the account he wide plus of a campaign of Falklands like the whole.
4 / 5
Has bought a book after listening to an author on Has podcast of Ways. I have done in a line in Dunsfold edifice and ridding Sea Harriers during a War of Falklands to the equal that have had the personal bet in the each number of the row and a whole thing felt house a lot afterwards when you are home be of work and dip an informative evening on to see an aircraft had been lost or the ship has broken. Thought a book was a lot of and liked a fact that has tried to give something of some pilot Argentinian' side of a battle but some of a writing is the bit breathless and excited schoolboy - ish for my flavour.
4 / 5
Fascinating Accounts of a function of a Harrier and a Real Navy in Falklands. A technical detail is surprising and writes likes a layman can comprise it. It develops some the amazing arrangements and the logistics have required to take a Harriers instrumented and despatched. Good ideas to an Argentinian side of a war also. A good bed.
4 / 5
Has a lot to enjoy in this book, but is the bit disjointed. Against a title a book deviates well out of 809 IN THE quite the little time, and these rodeos break a narrative flow without adding to a global history. This has said, has resisted my attention, and was excellent value for money.
4 / 5
Has had has to do fault so only 1 year and 9 month when the conflict of Falklands has behind begun in 1982. Any a lot of people had listened of a Falkland islands. But a realm Joined where to repatriate our territory.
This book has test to be the real page turner. I have loved a detail of all a a-thought of the operations have required to direct such the mission. It felt as if this book was fiction , but of course a lot like this perusing some images of 809 Sqn pilot.

So only adds read that cost me some stray sleep, as I reluctantly required to dip this book down to be able to create for work.

Happy reading.
4 / 5
The excellent book that says the full good history of fascinating details. A revelation of an use of RAF of Cile during a war was more interesting and probably explains because Lady Thatcher has continued considers Pinochet like the value of fellow that defends.
4 / 5
Has found a book has has contained statements and of the facts that has not reflected some true facts. I think that that an author would owe that it has verified all some first facts of editors.
5 / 5
Ossia The real page turner for any interested in a subject @@@subject. It says a thorough view of a war of Falklands of a point of view of Pilots. In Paperthe Harrier would not owe that be able to take on the Mirage and win, but has done. As And reason is here in some pages. Like A British Suceeded against all odds and adds and unecessary the sacrifice is here to see.
Our continuous politician to not learning some lessons...
5 / 5
More history that narrative this book taken to plot to take by means of like this sadly has gone back he in a “ to finalise to read battery “. Another can enjoy a minutiae and detail of numbers of squadron and personnel etc, But remained to expect further of the narrative this is to be resupply in a first half of a book.
4 / 5
Ossia The a lot of the account has documented well of a war of Falklands, mainly of a perspective of some pilots of 809 Squadron. He intertwines brilliantly with facts of the parallel chances that arrives around a world in that then & resupplies ideas of new & details that has been so only available fact because of one the majority recently declassification of documents. A must read for any interested in a conflict of Falklands.
4 / 5
I accounts balanced and very written excellent of a Harrier in a war of Falklands. Servants to illustrate so only which well a line to divide is among success and failure when it comes the warfare. A tribute to return to all those in both sides that dead or has been wounded in a conflict. Highly recommended.
4 / 5
Him him Any interest in aviation, army or otherwise, calm probably like this book!
Wants to know more in a Conflict of Falklands of the slightly different perspective, this can be for you!
Wants to all Harrier of things and used to have the unfair/unfounded prejudice against a Harrier of Sea and now loves the, calm probably will enjoy is taken!
In short, is the brilliant book , can not recommend enough!!
5 / 5
Like the forward FAA pilot of fixed wing, and knowing the big number of some crews has involved, was pre-situated to find inaccuracies and exaggerations. But, it has to be said, Rowland the aim has a 'feel' of naval aviation to the Tee. A way the things is totally different to the our young plus, light blue brothers and, if you have read Jerry Pook rid, will comprise some of some differences. Yes, it can have some factual inaccuracies in a text (has not gone there) but a book reads a lot well and with the accuracy reflects naval aviation.
4 / 5
Rowland White has paste his excellent aim law enjoyed reading this book. It can zi highly recommend this excellent book.
5 / 5
The writing of good book and has researched. No the history of a Harrier of Sea accross a Conflict, a book a focusses in a formation and operation of 809 IN The and his pilot more a travesía down in an Atlantic Carrier and that the loss of the ship. An excellent read.
5 / 5
A thorough account to a build on and action of a War of Falklands of a perspective of some squadrons of Harrier. A description and the detail are excellent and a book reads like the novel of fiction , not leaving never up in an action.
4 / 5
This says a history of a harrier side of one it Falkland war , something concealed has been spent for big really, is full of a same grit and determination like his leading take - Vulcan - really objective brits in ours better!
5 / 5
Very very researched and writing ( in spite of the few technical errors). A book ameno to light some the enormous endeavours have involved to spend 809 IN The the war and said of some of some utmost characters have involved, Excellent read.
4 / 5
A book is thoroughly engrossing the has not been able of the place down. Reason? In 1982 the has been due to sees to this theatre but have been sent to another which then resulted to be so that it is mad about/ stressful/ fascinating. lebanon
4 / 5
As any the one who agrees a War of Falklands well this was an interesting bed. Highly recommended
4 / 5
the book Adds, like this far are so only the pocola his way. The service was adds with fast delivery
5 / 5
A very written history and detailed of a spiegamento of squadrons the Falklands in 1982.
5 / 5
Very detailed and obliging account of a function key of a SHAR in a War of Abundance of Falklands of the new detail of both sides the fact the fascinating new account .
4 / 5
Gripping True history, any simply facts or dates but the real account of some chances and people among them.
4 / 5
This book would owe that be accompanied by the look - a reader will find it impossible to dip down. It researches to add and masterfully writing!
5 / 5
Rollucing Very Read, means a description to try the refuel likes to insert
an edge of cooked espaguetis to the cats burned faith of beggars and has painted the vivid picture. Any sugggest trying this house! Perhaps with a nrughbours cat....
5 / 5
Excellent idea to the function of a Harrier in Falklands. Gripping To a point where has had to force for the dipped down.
4 / 5
Absolutely enthralling book, could has not dipped down.
5 / 5
If the plans interest you and is of an age agrees a War of Falklands, has to read this. Big Bretagna was a lot of outnumbered in an air 8 to 1 and the one who these pilots of Harrier have achieved was incredible.
4 / 5
Like the forward FAA the airman can vouch partorisca this record of a 1982 war in Falklands - is the breaking read and the contributo lovely to a history of a Force of Task of the United Kingdom. Well researched and writing.
4 / 5
ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT ACCOUNT OF THE WAR of AIR of FALKLANDS. IF it COULD Have ME it Is REMAINED to WAKE A lot the TIME ENOUGH Would have READ It EVERYTHING in a SESSION! I'N NOW in the process to READ ALL The OTHERS RESERVES WRITTEN FOR THIS AUTHOR
5 / 5
When you think that that you know everything in a war of Falklands. Any one has no. A lot untold histories. Where A hell is Ushuaia? Brilliant book.
4 / 5
Very detailed, a lot informative. It was in 20 this when a war of Falklands is spent, and this book has fill in the plot of some empty in my knowledge, the plot of material has been in this we never listened roughly home.
The book adds to love the detailed rundown in the past, especially in a side of aviation.
An account for an Argentinian part is also very interesting.
5 / 5
Excellent 👌 book 📖 in a War of Falklands and a Harriers' function, 809' contributo and a history behind the with An Atlantic Carrier, obliging material❗️809 together wine in the subject of weeks to augment these already in action.
5 / 5
A real page turner with excellent accounts of a build on and subsequent action. I have enjoyed to discover roughly everything of some missions lateralmente that has taken place. 5 stars recommended
4 / 5
These coverages more than a war to air around Falklands which is interesting but loves some other books that gives more info in those some missions of discharge and crews of attack of the earth , any less is to add it read and the good way to pay the respects to that have to do fault 🇬🇧
5 / 5
Excellent tale of some squadrons reformation and first exploits, slope and after A conflict of Falklands
4 / 5
that it Interest and very written. Always good to see another side, especially when it calms no suitable !

Top Customer Reviews: Spitfire: A Very ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Enough a book has better read in a subject and could do not dipping down. No the technical dice and history of rays like this the detail is covered for a lot another veritable take but instead the human and personal perspective that has flown, serviced and has maintained this for real iconic aircraft in all the theatres of WW2. It comprises some moving histories of amour and loss but everything a moment underpinned for the amour of this amazing and good-looking aircraft. A smaller error so only for John Nichol, no an expert on all the things Spitfire, is his reference to Mk 8 is having the low rear ship and canopy of drop of the rasgar which to my alcohol has not had never, this modification that is presented with a Mk 16 and some late plus Mk 14 east. It has wished so only six 200 long pages !

Aplogies To John as apparently Mk 8 Spitfire JF299 was a prime minister never example to be returned with the canopy of drop of the tear and cut down ship in a summer of 1943, included although I have not seen never never the pic of such an example in action like any one sure that was done never in this configuration. So only it goes to aim a level of investigation spends was to write this wonderful book and that included the true afficiando likes I for on 40 years still can learn something new.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has spent this book on recommendation of people Carol Vorderman. There it go it on a train today, and his quite well, VERY DIFFICULT to dip this down. Amazing bed!

Update: they are near of 100 pages to of the this and for a record a lot a fleshy some the beds the never take that far with, but this is surprising. Totally feel for some pilots, in fact a country. Never read to to one likes. If you go to buy this, ensures before calm choose it on that has an evening or transmission of day, as you will find this hard to dip down with which.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A beautiful and lovingly crafted book. You can say words and a way a book has been presented that an author has concerned deeply in his subject and doing justice to this iconic aircraft and some memories of some men and women those who has flown, done in his and died in sound. If you have read John is another work will be already be conscious of his capacity the historical plot with first hand-held accounts and episodes. His fashion is clear, succinct and eminently readable.

The harrowing time and the time some 'the boys possess' material, this book will leave you surprised by some histories partorisca dare that they have struggled this aircraft. It looks no only in a Battle of Big Bretagna but also further to a lot of other theatres partorisca clash where a Spitfire excelled, like a Mediterranean, Africa North and This Remote. Ossia The book partorisca be cherished for enthusiasts of aviation and general readers equally.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has has finalised so only read Spitfire: A Very British Amour History. This volume is different of othe volumes in this aircraft in that is not so only the cast of pictures with has associated fact and figures; it says a history of a perspective that has flown and has maintained one the majority of beautiful aircarft never partorisca take to some heavens. John the proud with this volume. Still they are that it smiles roughly Brian Uccello, the ninety old year WWII veteran, quotes a casualidad partorisca fly like the passenger that wants to take he for the flight of only. A special generation remebered to the equal that would owe that be: Heros an and everything
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Although it is on 70 years of his finer hour, a Spitfire retains the only place in a British consciousness like the symbol of hope and, finally, of victory.

Nichol, A man of ex RAF he, has interviewed the number of veterans partorisca this book and he is a history very so much of an aeroplane but of some men and women those who has flown and has done on that. Some pilot' histories of frames on a bulk of a book, of A bit those that' of a Battle of Big Bretagna, to a recognition of photo has driven the one who has flown unarmed Spitfires deep to Germania Nazi, and a female ferry has driven the one who rid them the squadrons. A narrative does not fail never the enthral.

Would have been it well partorisca see bit it more on some people those who built and has maintained an aircraft, but that it is clear of a book is that all the world-wide the one who is coming to the contact with has developed the deep and giving endures amour partorisca a Spitfire.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A wonderful history, emotional, no of an aircraft and his varied frames, but some people those who has built, has flown & has maintained this icon of British aviation.
Of his conception, by means of the the operational twilight years of him, and the emotion that the aircraft of stirs has restored that spends joy, and an occasional piece in a throat, John says a history of this wonderful, evocative aircraft.
A must has read.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover John Nichol has written the glorious book in one the majority of famous British aircraft of all time, a Supermarine Spitfire. In this book has said a reader in a development of a Spitfire and to the equal that was flown in all some theatres of war, Big Bretagna, NW Europe, Africa North, Malta, Italy, USSR and To the sudeste Asia, and does like this by means of some accounts of many that comprises veteran some amazing daughters of a Transport partorisca Air Help the one who there is rid countless Spitfires and a lot other types of aircraft of some factories and units partorisca interview the operational squadrons - and this almost dips a reader inside a cockpit of the Spitfire. You can imagine a fear and a value of these pilots as they involve aerial fight with an enemy, and admire them even more like them recount some hardships have the lean data. I have believed always a Spitfire has had the soul of the his own - Nichol written fantastically to spend the life in an alcohol of a reader. There is the pocolos deceive smaller that an expert reader will remark but he no detract of the book whose intention is to give some general readers an overview of reason a Spitfire is such one iconic aircraft. Thoroughly Recommended!
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition An introduction to a book was like this evocative and poignant that already has taken the bit wobbly. Episodes more emotional was partorisca follow.
Some histories have said here, of a modest heroism, a hardship, a humour and an adventure that surrounds this iconic aircraft for real is in amazing. It averts of a technical material, which have has wanted to (but dreads no - is not that it overwhelms still partorisca a no-techie) some personal accounts and a way a history of a progress of Second world-wide War is interwoven this the glorious bed.
Him him Any interest in a Spitfire, a war, or simply some amazing histories of some normal folk those who has given his whole lives partorisca defend his country, and whose experiences have defined a rest of his lives - do sure has read this book.
Was sad every time has read that an alike person in the particular history had spent was no along afterwards be interviewed partorisca a book; it is like them it had expected his whole lives partorisca say his histories, and that has done like this, the goodbye says quietly.
The one who'd has known that the simple aeroplane could leave such the legacy?
One of some better books there is not reading never.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Thoroughly informative and easy to read history of a versatile Spitfire and his influence during some varied theatres of WW2. So only when a Luftwaffe had recovered an upper hand in speed and manoeuvrability, a Spitfire is reimaged partorisca resupply his pilot an advantage. A history is said by means of some eyes and of the actions of this brave male and pilot female, identifying heroic laws of bravery for all the nationalities that seated in a cockpit. Thanks to those partorisca share his histories and to an author in the dipped down in the way that histories of the numerous sideline also emergent.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Ossia an exceptional to reserve which had riveted of some extremes to the another. Listened of a death partorisca JOIN Mary pilot the death of Ellis resounded with me because of a photo with and account of his exploits for John Nichol in Spitfire'. Having state thrilled by the recreational flight in the Spitfire, can empathise so only the little with a joy this legend amena. John Nichols portrays, by means of his collection of episodes, that a Spitfire is not so only an aircraft. It is the passion .
5 / 5
Enough a book has better read in a @@@subject and could do not dipping down. No the technical dice and history of rays like this the detail is covered for a lot another veritable take but instead the human and personal perspective that has flown, serviced and has maintained this for real iconic aircraft in all the theatres of WW2. It comprises some moving histories of amour and loss but everything a moment underpinned for the amour of this amazing and good-looking aircraft. A smaller error so only for John Nichol, no an expert on all the things Spitfire, is his reference to Mk 8 is having the low rear ship and canopy of drop of the rasgar which to my alcohol has not had never, this modification that is presented with a Mk 16 and some late plus Mk 14 east. It has wished so only six 200 long pages !

Aplogies To John as apparently Mk 8 Spitfire JF299 was a prime minister never example to be returned with the canopy of drop of the tear and cut down ship in a summer of 1943, included although I have not seen never never the pic of such an example in action like any one sure that was done never in this configuration. So only it goes to aim a level of investigation spends was to write this wonderful book and that included the true afficiando likes I for on 40 years still can learn something new.
5 / 5
Has spent this book on recommendation of people Carol Vorderman. There it go it on a train today, and his quite well, A lot DIFFICULT to dip this down. Amazing bed!

Update: they are near of 100 pages to of the this and for a record a lot a fleshy some the beds the never take that far with, but this is surprising. Totally feel for some pilots, in fact a country. Never read to to one likes. If you go to buy this, ensures before calm choose it on that has an evening or transmission of day, as you will find this hard to dip down with which.
4 / 5
A beautiful and lovingly crafted book. You can say words and a way a book has been presented that an author has concerned deeply in his @@@subject and doing justice to this iconic aircraft and some memories of some men and women those who has flown, done in his and died in sound. If you have read John is another work will be already be conscious of his capacity the historical plot with first hand-held accounts and episodes. His fashion is clear, succinct and eminently readable.

The harrowing time and the time some 'the boys possess' material, this book will leave you surprised by some histories to dare that they have struggled this aircraft. It looks no only in a Battle of Big Bretagna but also further to a lot of other theatres to clash where a Spitfire excelled, like a Mediterranean, Africa North and This Remote. Ossia The book to be cherished for enthusiasts of aviation and general readers equally.
4 / 5
Has has finalised so only read ‘Spitfire: A Very British Amour History. This volume is different of othe volumes in this aircraft in that is not so only the cast of pictures with has associated fact and figures; it says a history of a perspective that has flown and has maintained one the majority of beautiful aircarft never to take to some heavens. John the proud with this volume. Still they are that it smiles roughly Brian Uccello, the ninety old year WWII veteran, quotes a casualidad to fly like the passenger that wants to take he for the flight of only. A special generation remebered to the equal that would owe that be: Heros one and all
4 / 5
Although it is on 70 years of his finer hour, a Spitfire retains the only place in a British consciousness like the symbol of hope and, finally, of victory.

Nichol, A man of ex RAF he, has interviewed the number of veterans thus book and he is a history very so much of an aeroplane but of some men and women those who has flown and has done on that. Some pilot' histories of frames on a bulk of a book, of ‘A bit those that' of a Battle of Big Bretagna, to a recognition of photo has driven the one who has flown unarmed Spitfires deep to Germania Nazi, and a female ferry has driven the one who rid them the squadrons. A narrative does not fail never the enthral.

Would have been it well to see bit it more on some people those who built and has maintained an aircraft, but that it is clear of a book is that all the world-wide the one who is coming to the contact with has developed the deep and giving endures amour for a Spitfire.
4 / 5
A wonderful history, emotional, no of an aircraft and his varied frames, but some people those who has built, has flown & has maintained this icon of British aviation.
Of his conception, by means of the the operational twilight years of him, and the emotion that the aircraft of stirs has restored that spends joy, and an occasional piece in a throat, John says a history of this wonderful, evocative aircraft.
A must has read.
4 / 5
John Nichol has written the glorious book in one the majority of famous British aircraft of all time, a Supermarine Spitfire. In this book has said a reader in a development of a Spitfire and to the equal that was flown in all some theatres of war, Big Bretagna, NW Europe, Africa North, Malta, Italy, USSR and To the sudeste Asia, and does like this by means of some accounts of many that comprises veteran some amazing daughters of a Transport to Air Help the one who there is rid countless Spitfires and a lot other types of aircraft of some factories and units to interview the operational squadrons - and this almost dips a reader inside a cockpit of the Spitfire. You can imagine a fear and a value of these pilots as they involve aerial fight with an enemy, and admire them even more like them recount some hardships have the lean data. I have believed always a Spitfire has had the soul of the his own - Nichol written fantastically to spend the life in an alcohol of a reader. There is the pocolos deceive smaller that an expert reader will remark but he no detract of the book whose intention is to give some general readers an overview of reason a Spitfire is such one iconic aircraft. Thoroughly Recommended!
5 / 5
An introduction to a book was like this evocative and poignant that already has taken bit it wobbly. Episodes more emotional was to follow.
Some histories have said here, of a modest heroism, a hardship, a humour and an adventure that surrounds this iconic aircraft for real is in amazing. It averts of a technical material, which have has wanted to (but dreads no - is not that it overwhelms same for a no-techie) some personal accounts and a way a history of a progress of Second world-wide War is interwoven this the glorious bed.
Him him Any interest in a Spitfire, a war, or simply some amazing histories of some normal folk those who has given his whole lives to defend his country, and whose experiences have defined a rest of his lives - do sure has read this book.
Was sad every time has read that an alike person in the particular history had spent was no along afterwards be interviewed for a book; it is like them it had expected his whole lives to say his histories, and that has done like this, the goodbye says quietly.
That'd has known that the simple aeroplane could leave such the legacy?
One of some better books there is not reading never.
5 / 5
Thoroughly Informative and easy to read history of a versatile Spitfire and his influence during some varied theatres of WW2. So only when a Luftwaffe had recovered an upper hand in speed and manoeuvrability, a Spitfire is reimaged to resupply his pilot an advantage. A history is said by means of some eyes and of the actions of this brave male and pilot female, identifying heroic laws of bravery for all the nationalities that seated in a cockpit. Thanks to those to share his histories and to an author in the dipped down in the way that histories of the numerous sideline also emergent.
5 / 5
Ossia An exceptional to reserve which had riveted of some extremes to the another. Listened of a death to JOIN Mary pilot the death of Ellis resounded with me because of a photo with and account of his exploits for John Nichol in ‘Spitfire'. Having state thrilled by the recreational flight in the Spitfire, can empathise so only the little with a joy this legend amena. John Nichols portray, by means of his collection of episodes, that a Spitfire is not so only an aircraft. It is the passion .

Top Customer Reviews: Harrier 809: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 49 ratings
5 / 5
I owe that precis this description partorisca explain that ossia the book partorisca people very new to a conflict of Falklands ( to to the bit likes him look Mark Felton on Youtube). Partorisca People in a knowledge ossia the quite distorted view of a contributo of Tim Gedge in Falklands. It was clearly the first Fleet of Commander of tax of Arm of Air but a narrative partorisca this book has been hanged in any the one who has done the a lot of contributo smaller that another.

Are the big defender of Rowland White especially Squadron of Phoenix (I follows the big Buccaneer defender) and a narrative of Vulcan 607 was before class (although an idea the Vulcan could bomb Buenos Aires partorisca take the fighters of the pasts of Argentinian Mirage is ludicrous). A Vulcan has been drawn partorisca rid a nuclear weapon partorisca describe that it use WW2 technology any ammunitions of precision.

Building a narrative around Tim Gedge and a esoiled Dozen' concpt is resulted bit it tedious and is remained that loves with there a lot when being any one a lot soycome' in a bone and a constant rodeo of a Harrier to other zones.

Would owe that explain to reason. Although Tim Gedge has commanded a Harrier of prime minister of the squadron of Sea was certainly any manager partorisca spend a Harrier of Sea to service and to good sure any one an application of a radar of Blue Fox. Sharkey (Please read an up to date forework for Sandy Woodward) has taken a Harrier of Sea and has turned he to one of one the majority of of confidence 'expeditionary' interceptors and dogfights never. I say 'expeditionary' been due to his capacity to land the time all (different F14, F18, Cat of Series and cheat) or F15 and F16 (strictly earth-has based partorisca require infrastructure of massive support).

800 Squadron has SHOT DOWN much flatter but so only with which had done a harm to one Fleet. 801 (Commanded for Sharkey) has used a radar of Blue Fox in DISCHARGES of low level (Patrol of Air of the fight) and sanitised one west of zone of Falklands and was his bylines of radars that there is deterred an Argentinian aircraft any one a blood-mindessness of one 800 Commissions the one who remark has not liked him Sharkey.

Probably would have written the book that centre around a contributo of No. 1 RAF Of Squadron and his Attack of Earth GR3 aircraft. I have found Rowland again deviated and has loved the core the dense plus around some have involved more players.

A lot of collaborators those who speak on Sharkey tend to do he in the Arm of Air of Fleet vacuum. Having to that look in him if some airmen of pilots/of the fighter (if Arm of Air of Fleet or RAF or Air of Body of Army) has an independent means partorisca deter assault. In 'independent' bad carrier able. A new F35 thinks now attacks that salda. Using the group of the pilots has drawn of both RAF and Arms of Air of Fleet and Navy goodness. This was something concealed has been done in a Falkalnds. It can he adds was the trainee pilot (David Morgan) the one who has crossed of a RAF to an Arm of Air of Fleet.

Highly would recommend some following authors in a subject (all the players of entities in a conflict): Jerry Pook (1 RAF of Squadron); obviously Sharkey (Harrier of Sea on Falklands and the Upper gun of his Majesty); Sandy Woodward and (Patrick Robinson), 100 (Days) (please take note of a revised prologue); David Morgan; Chris Parry (Down Of the sud - especially Georgia Of the sud; Julian Thompson (3 Litigated of Control); and Max Hastings (Battle partorisca Falklands). Besides a Museum of Imperial War (Investigations of Google) there is glimpsed is with Jerry Pook and David Morgan. Youtube/of Youtube Has the orders of long interview with Sharkey (Museum of Imperial War) and David Morgan (10 Percentage Some).

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5 / 5
the book Adds, but verify your local supermarket where calm am likely to take he partorisca £10. I pre-has ordered month, with his 'Pre-Guaranteeed of Prize of the Order' and was refunded a glorious total of 10p this morning for email.

Half an hour later, has taken tins in Asda and that see? A book in his shelves partorisca held it!

Awesome pre-Amazon Of guarantee of prize of order, last time I that partorisca the book.
4 / 5
Was intrigued for a selection of 809 like @@@subject of this book; Tim Gedge exits well, and some of a detail (eg, be of Taylor of Nick has shot down and killed by the radar has put AAA in the jet without receiver partorisca look of the radar) is painful to read but paints the picture of a chaotic haste partorisca take 800/801 IN THE down to the sud. Similarly, lifting one goes it on some of the operations of a RAF in Cile is lovely.

Where Some leaves of the author down is partorisca verify his facts by means of a rest of a narrative. A chance on the dot: 42 Cdo RM emphatically ANY retake Georgia Of the sud - M Coy 42 Cdo has been sent, but in a haste, was in the frigate and so much was the scratch SF to the crew likes him the infantry that retook Grytviken - and a history is more interesting like this of the result. So much, the bed of the solid test required first of a next edition of the book that deserves partorisca do well.
4 / 5
A history of a Harrier in Falklands has been said before and the people could think that am not a lot much more partorisca say. Aim, that follows on a success of Vulcan 607, tip that there is still the good history partorisca say. Tip likes 809 Squadron has been reformed in three weeks, and envoys, with pilots and of the plans dredged of some four corners of a world, partorisca battle on board a patient fated Atlantic Carrier. Still although we know the one who past, builds on a colgante.
A lot fascinating derail in a secretly operations in Cile of RAF Canberras Nimrod, Hercules and Rey of Sea am developed. It Likes him the duke of Wellington said in Waterloo, “ was the thing of damned next career ”.
4 / 5
Has loved Rowland White Vulcan 607. It has read like the novel, in fact likes 'the book of a film'. His other books were nowhere approaches like this well so that I this in spite of this will be the turn to the his better. Any enough. It has not taken a same feeling that can you to it visualise each scene as if in the film. It is still the history adds, with the a lot of new information but I will not have a same impulse to king-read to to this likes Vulcan 607. It is much more of the listing of chance that the (true) history. Hard to describe reason he no really paste one something in a same way, but well currency he partorisca those with an interest in Falklands, aircraft, Real Navy/FAA and included the bit of RAF.
4 / 5
A book adds, is in accordance with some another reviewers roughly roughly the fact that verifies, eg a Canberra has not been a bomber prime minister of jet, this was a Ploughed 234. So only the niggle, which can be cured by note of pencil in a page, or in a next edition (clue). All the look of authors partorisca do an error in some point. Deep course a the bit of the slog in of the parts but of part two is was like the Harrier of a jump of ski and is pure Rowland White of then on. Material any the one who he the bed will avert with the best comprising of as risky that takes the task forces everything in this way was, was 16 at the same time of a War of Falklands and can agree it well. In general the good bed, I certainly read to again! And finally, it was that the clue in an end of a book that White Gentleman a lot can be plan the hope of the squadron of the Fact eats!!!
4 / 5
A lot that says in one has beaten. If it love the book that rattled on roughly anything partorisca do with a flatlands war another that in a cockpit of Real Navy Harrier in Falklands buys this book.. It does not take Me bad. Well book but so only that repeats that it is it already be write in ships, naval warfare, tactical and implication of civilian in a campaign.. The author looks for having had very limited the Harrier real info and experiences. Rid adds but bad graduate, very a lot little partorisca do with RN and implication of RAF in a campaign. To to The Bit likes to buy an announced running car of red sports and having Austin brown princess posted by means of a box of paper. The sad but the calm mate loses sold the.. Totally!!
4 / 5
A hardback the book is 481 pages a lot the time but a history is 431 pages . It is still the big book. The at the beginning slow course and then dulcemente builds. If you are to him it expects it action of an out of the forget. An action so only takes partorisca go in a last 1/3 but is then material very thrilling has said equally sides in the very just way that respect of aims to some Argentinians as well as ours. This in spite of some rests in fact. Ossia More the book in a war of Falklands he in an air and in the sea that is roughly 809 squadron. I think that that an author there is @@give that it was partorisca write purely roughly 809 in Falklands would be quite the short book but partorisca combine his reformation and exploits with a war like the whole has resupplied the narrative more orders. If you are happy to leave a book dulcemente build with a lot of names, the facts and the then read imagines a whole book. If calm simply love jump to an action then beginning of Part 3. It could contest that a book is too long and some initial chapters on one reforming of 809 could be shortened severely but Rowland White the excellent fashion is partorisca give you the short chapters that bad you pode easily read one every night before read. Please maintain this up. For a way, has hid is gone in a backside is the postscript where an author announces his next book will be Dambuster 617.
4 / 5
There be enjoyed to read this book because it is not really the military history - a Falkland/Falklands the war has obtained a exceptionally big number of this because of his very only character - and there looks a lot little partorisca add. Instead a book to a large extent directs on relating of an individual perspective an impressive resurrection and subsequent operations of 809 IN The. An author has touched the function key is, when being an again formed squadron has SAWED. Clearly it was a lot of disappointed that 809 is on remained among HMS Hermes and Invincible - more than operative like the squadron in his own legislation. Suspicion that there is the view of contadora to some of some resultant negative chances that is described, particularly on Hermes. But a description of some questions has faced of a RAF 1(F) the squadron is a lot that interests like this probably an author has less than a 'axe partorisca grind' in this chance. 4 stars can be hard, but there is the pocolos a lot of smaller subjects and inaccuracies partorisca give the perfect 5. It likes 4.5 that could .
5 / 5
This can not be a definite account of a War of Air of Falklands - has such the thing - but is a text of exceptional support and the first class read in his own legislation. It contains idea to if any amply covered elsewhere, particularly some real operations and foreseen in Cile; and it recognises an amply informed rift among RN and RAF, without a acrimony given by other writers. Roland White says the good history when there it is the good history partorisca say ; some of his leading works also have contained farce but there is no such worries here. Ossia He gripping and insightful history, a lot has very said.
5 / 5
A fast flowing and enjoyable read partorisca a uninitiated.
But to that is to be involve with a FAA forces of Harrier at the same time, has obvious and unfortunate inaccuracies. Perhaps an author was unable to fully verify some facts or ailed there is advised.
4 / 5
A fascinating history that is to be present often off line partorisca time that confuses a narrative. A lot it details that the majority of readers relish but often too complex to maintain an edge. Chiropractors In a planning and execution of a war partorisca air on Falklands has been missing. P. p.ej. Do Woodward know the 30 May that some Argentinians had shot his last available Exocet? Because it was a Nimrod and surveillance of the air of the Canberra takes and that effect can has had in of the subsequent battles? A book never quite frames on his alcohol yes is a 809 history of squadron of a time or the account he wide plus of a campaign of Falklands like the whole.
4 / 5
Has bought a book after listening to an author on Has podcast of Ways. I have done in a line in Dunsfold edifice and ridding Sea Harriers during a War of Falklands to the equal that have had the personal bet in the each number of the row and a whole thing felt house a lot afterwards when you are home be of work and dip an informative evening on to see an aircraft had been lost or the ship has broken. Thought a book was a lot of and liked a fact that has tried to give something of some pilot Argentinian' side of a battle but some of a writing is the bit breathless and excited schoolboy - ish for my flavour.
4 / 5
Fascinating Accounts of a function of a Harrier and a Real Navy in Falklands. A technical detail is surprising and writes likes a layman can comprise it. It develops some the amazing arrangements and the logistics have required to take a Harriers instrumented and despatched. Good ideas to an Argentinian side of a war also. A good bed.
4 / 5
Has a lot to enjoy in this book, but is the bit disjointed. Against a title a book deviates well out of 809 IN THE quite the little time, and these rodeos break a narrative flow without adding to a global history. This has said, has resisted my attention, and was excellent value for money.
5 / 5
Has had has to do fault so only 1 year and 9 month when the conflict of Falklands has behind begun in 1982. Any a lot of people had listened of a Falkland islands. But a realm Joined where to repatriate our territory.
This book has test to be the real page turner. I have loved a detail of all a a-thought of the operations have required to direct such the mission. It felt as if this book was fiction , but of course a lot like this perusing some images of 809 Sqn pilot.

So only adds read that cost me some stray sleep, as I reluctantly required to dip this book down to be able to create for work.

Happy reading.
4 / 5
The excellent book that says the full good history of fascinating details. A revelation of an use of RAF of Cile during a war was more interesting and probably explains because Lady Thatcher has continued considers Pinochet like the value of fellow that defends.
4 / 5
Has found a book has has contained statements and of the facts that has not reflected some true facts. I think that that an author would owe that it has verified all some first facts of editors.
4 / 5
Ossia The real page turner for any interested in a subject @@@subject. It says a thorough view of a war of Falklands of a point of view of Pilots. In Paperthe Harrier would not owe that be able to take on the Mirage and win, but has done. As And reason is here in some pages. Like A British Suceeded against all odds and adds and unecessary the sacrifice is here to see.
Our continuous politician to not learning some lessons...
4 / 5
More history that narrative this book taken to plot to take by means of like this sadly has gone back he in a “ to finalise to read battery “. Another can enjoy a minutiae and detail of numbers of squadron and personnel etc, But remained to expect further of the narrative this is to be resupply in a first half of a book.
5 / 5
Ossia The a lot of the account has documented well of a war of Falklands, mainly of a perspective of some pilots of 809 Squadron. He intertwines brilliantly with facts of the parallel chances that arrives around a world in that then & resupplies ideas of new & details that has been so only available fact because of one the majority recently declassification of documents. A must read for any interested in a conflict of Falklands.
4 / 5
I accounts balanced and very written excellent of a Harrier in a war of Falklands. Servants to illustrate so only which well a line to divide is among success and failure when it comes the warfare. A tribute to return to all those in both sides that dead or has been wounded in a conflict. Highly recommended.
4 / 5
Him him Any interest in aviation, army or otherwise, calm probably like this book!
Wants to know more in a Conflict of Falklands of the slightly different perspective, this can be for you!
Wants to all Harrier of things and used to have the unfair/unfounded prejudice against a Harrier of Sea and now loves the, calm probably will enjoy is taken!
In short, is the brilliant book , can not recommend enough!!
5 / 5
Like the forward FAA pilot of fixed wing, and knowing the big number of some crews has involved, was pre-situated to find inaccuracies and exaggerations. But, it has to be said, Rowland the aim has a 'feel' of naval aviation to the Tee. A way the things is totally different to the our young plus, light blue brothers and, if you have read Jerry Pook rid, will comprise some of some differences. Yes, it can have some factual inaccuracies in a text (has not gone there) but a book reads a lot well and with the accuracy reflects naval aviation.
4 / 5
Rowland White has paste his excellent aim law enjoyed reading this book. It can zi highly recommend this excellent book.
4 / 5
The writing of good book and has researched. No the history of a Harrier of Sea accross a Conflict, a book a focusses in a formation and operation of 809 IN The and his pilot more a travesía down in an Atlantic Carrier and that the loss of the ship. An excellent read.
4 / 5
A thorough account to a build on and action of a War of Falklands of a perspective of some squadrons of Harrier. A description and the detail are excellent and a book reads like the novel of fiction , not leaving never up in an action.
4 / 5
This says a history of a harrier side of one it Falkland war , something concealed has been spent for big really, is full of a same grit and determination like his leading take - Vulcan - really objective brits in ours better!
4 / 5
Very very researched and writing ( in spite of the few technical errors). A book ameno to light some the enormous endeavours have involved to spend 809 IN The the war and said of some of some utmost characters have involved, Excellent read.
4 / 5
A book is thoroughly engrossing the has not been able of the place down. Reason? In 1982 the has been due to sees to this theatre but have been sent to another which then resulted to be so that it is mad about/ stressful/ fascinating. lebanon
4 / 5
If the plans interest you and is of an age agrees a War of Falklands, has to read this. Big Bretagna was a lot of outnumbered in an air 8 to 1 and the one who these pilots of Harrier have achieved was incredible.
5 / 5
Like the forward FAA the airman can vouch partorisca this record of a 1982 war in Falklands - is the breaking read and the contributo lovely to a history of a Force of Task of the United Kingdom. Well researched and writing.
5 / 5
ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT ACCOUNT OF THE WAR of AIR of FALKLANDS. IF it COULD Have ME it Is REMAINED to WAKE A lot the TIME ENOUGH Would have READ It EVERYTHING in a SESSION! I'N NOW in the process to READ ALL The OTHERS RESERVES WRITTEN FOR THIS AUTHOR
4 / 5
When you think that that you know everything in a war of Falklands. Any one has no. A lot untold histories. Where A hell is Ushuaia? Brilliant book.
4 / 5
Very detailed, a lot informative. It was in 20 this when a war of Falklands is spent, and this book has fill in the plot of some empty in my knowledge, the plot of material has been in this we never listened roughly home.
The book adds to love the detailed rundown in the past, especially in a side of aviation.
An account for an Argentinian part is also very interesting.
4 / 5
Excellent 👌 book 📖 in a War of Falklands and a Harriers' function, 809' contributo and a history behind the with An Atlantic Carrier, obliging material❗️809 together wine in the subject of weeks to augment these already in action.
4 / 5
A real page turner with excellent accounts of a build on and subsequent action. I have enjoyed to discover roughly everything of some missions lateralmente that has taken place. 5 stars recommended
4 / 5
These coverages more than a war to air around Falklands which is interesting but loves some other books that gives more info in those some missions of discharge and crews of attack of the earth , any less is to add it read and the good way to pay the respects to that have to do lacking 🇬🇧
4 / 5
that Interest and very written. Always good to see another side, especially when it calms no suitable !
4 / 5
Like any the one who agrees a War of Falklands well this was an interesting bed. Highly recommended
4 / 5
This was an excellent well there is rid law roughly determination and grit partorisca take the work done.
5 / 5
Excellent tale of some squadrons reformation and exploits before, slope and after A conflict of Falklands
4 / 5
the book Adds, like this far are so only the pocola his way. The service was adds with fast delivery
5 / 5
A very written history and detailed of a spiegamento of squadrons the Falklands in 1982.
5 / 5
A lot detailed and obliging account of a function key of a SHAR in a War of Abundance of Falklands of the new detail of both sides the fact the fascinating new account .
5 / 5
Gripping True history, any simply facts or dates but the real account of some chances and people among them.
5 / 5
This book would owe that be accompanied by the look - a reader will find it impossible to dip down. It researches to add and masterfully writing!
4 / 5
Rollucing Very Read, means a description to try the refuel likes to insert
an edge of cooked espaguetis to the cats burned faith of beggars and has painted the vivid picture. Any sugggest trying this house! Perhaps with a nrughbours cat....
5 / 5
Excellent idea to the function of a Harrier in Falklands. Gripping To a point where has had to force for the dipped down.

Top Customer Reviews: The Tank Book: The ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has has launched only hand of of the east but WANT TO IT. Following recognition to a Museum of Tank in Bovington, (highly recommended!), it has wanted to develop my knowledge without something like this technical that held. Ossia The delight with illustrations of photographs and glorious colour. The the Any light pound and has required the sturdy stock exchange of supermarket to spend he in! It is 30 big centimetres and 25 width. A lot they are that it looks forward to to take to this properly.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Ossia the book of the tank adds . It is very illustrated and concentrates in some main tanks of some last 100 years.
Explains on why the sure tanks were of entities, because it has done well or any and where has come from/come from.
Also has sections in some designers of many of some tanks keys, which adds the human touch.
A book is also quite big that can contain it some of some tanks some dark plus of Giappone, Italy, Svezia etc.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover the book Adds partorisca of the money. If you are after an exhaustive history of the vehicles armoured then this is not a book partorisca you. This in spite of, masters the decent overview of a development of tanks with some glorious illustrations then ossia a book partorisca you.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A lovely quality hard rear book partorisca wise money. A history written well as well as a thorough view of tanks of diving in history.
The excellent photograph that gives the sense that could be it likes to of crew these armour clad warriors. An interesting bed & the good book partorisca have for any with an interest in of the armoured vehicles.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A good wide look in of the tanks and afv history. Lustrous pictures abonos with interesting facts.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover This book is validate very well partorisca a price but the bit thin in detail thorough. It is very partorisca the boy that interest of aims in a subject and is the good overview of a subject.
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Factually brilliant book, a bloodletting of coverage feels order adds also. Highly recommended partorisca enthusiastic of tank, young and old.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A reason that has bought this book is why are an army regulates ex 'tanky', ( has driven the tank of Cacique in mine regiment), well of look, although it is not the technical book to the equal that such, objective some basic details of the majority of some iconic tanks of WW1, is the book partorisca break to add to the mine armoured warfare library, has bought also a partorisca my tank crazy grandson, partorisca Navidad, want it!
4 / 5
Ossia The book of the tank adds . It is very illustrated and concentrates in some main tanks of some last 100 years.
Explains on why the sure tanks were of entities, because it has done well or any and where has come from/come from.
Also has sections in some designers of many of some tanks keys, which adds the human touch.
A book is also quite big that can contain it some of some tanks some dark plus of Giappone, Italy, Svezia etc.
5 / 5
Has has launched only hand of of the east but WANT TO IT. Following recognition to a Museum of Tank in Bovington, (highly recommended!), it has loved to develop my knowledge without something like this technical that held. Ossia The delight with illustrations of photographs and glorious colour. The the Any light pound and has required the sturdy stock exchange of supermarket to spend he in! It is 30 big centimetres and 25 width. A lot they are that it looks forward to to take to this properly.
5 / 5
Has been to a Bovington museum of tank and has had recognition driven of a section that has contained a tank that the relative has driven during WW2. We were interested like this that forgets to take any photo of this section. Reason this book has participation of a museum of tank, take this book . A book is suitable for age 10yrs and up. It is clear, very presented and some a lot of photographer the an accessible book and found that to us have sustained the tests of a museum of tank a lot well. These coverages to reserve a lot of tanks, as it does not go to be the book of details adds in any one comes from individual, but quantity to drives of good photo, with enough of detail for more than people.
This book is for DK, which is the guarantee of the presentation adds. We take a kindle edition, so that when we return to a museum, has drives detailed with us.
4 / 5
The book adds for a money. If you are after an exhaustive history of the vehicles armoured then this is not a book for you. This in spite of, masters the decent overview of a development of tanks with some glorious illustrations then ossia a book for you.
4 / 5
A lovely quality hard rear book for wise money. A history written well as well as one thorough view of tanks of diving in history.
The excellent photograph that gives the sense that could be it likes to of crew this armour clad warriors. An interesting bed & the good book to have for any with an interest in of the armoured vehicles.
4 / 5
A good wide look in of the tanks and afv history. Lustrous pictures abonos with interesting facts.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
This book is cost a lot well for a prize but the bit thin in detail thorough. It is well for the boy that interest of aims in a @@@subject and is the good overview of a subject.
4 / 5
Ossia The glorious book - I has bought he for my edges before we visit a Museum of Tank and loves it. Perfecto for a table of caffè and well-illustrated, a lot-joined and value each penny. A Kindle version never the justice.
4 / 5
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 40 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Enough a book has better read in a subject and could do not dipping down. No the technical dice and history of rays like this the detail is covered for a lot another veritable take but instead the human and personal perspective that has flown, serviced and has maintained this for real iconic aircraft in all the theatres of WW2. It comprises some moving histories of amour and loss but everything a moment underpinned for the amour of this amazing and good-looking aircraft. A smaller error so only for John Nichol, no an expert on all the things Spitfire, is his reference to Mk 8 is having the low rear ship and canopy of drop of the rasgar which to my alcohol has not had never, this modification that is presented with a Mk 16 and some late plus Mk 14 east. It has wished so only six 200 long pages !

Aplogies To John as apparently Mk 8 Spitfire JF299 was a prime minister never example to be returned with the canopy of drop of the tear and cut down ship in a summer of 1943, included although I have not seen never never the pic of such an example in action like any one sure that was done never in this configuration. So only it goes to aim a level of investigation spends was to write this wonderful book and that included the true afficiando likes I for on 40 years still can learn something new.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has spent this book on recommendation of people Carol Vorderman. There it go it on a train today, and his quite well, VERY DIFFICULT to dip this down. Amazing bed!

Update: they are near of 100 pages to of the this and for a record a lot a fleshy some the beds the never take that far with, but this is surprising. Totally feel for some pilots, in fact a country. Never read to to one likes. If you go to buy this, ensures before calm choose it on that has an evening or transmission of day, as you will find this hard to dip down with which.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A beautiful and lovingly crafted book. You can say words and a way a book has been presented that an author has concerned deeply in his subject and doing justice to this iconic aircraft and some memories of some men and women those who has flown, done in his and died in sound. If you have read John is another work will be already be conscious of his capacity the historical plot with first hand-held accounts and episodes. His fashion is clear, succinct and eminently readable.

The harrowing time and the time some 'the boys possess' material, this book will leave you surprised by some histories partorisca dare that they have struggled this aircraft. It looks no only in a Battle of Big Bretagna but also further to a lot of other theatres partorisca clash where a Spitfire excelled, like a Mediterranean, Africa North and This Remote. Ossia The book partorisca be cherished for enthusiasts of aviation and general readers equally.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has has finalised so only read Spitfire: A Very British Amour History. This volume is different of othe volumes in this aircraft in that is not so only the cast of pictures with has associated fact and figures; it says a history of a perspective that has flown and has maintained one the majority of beautiful aircarft never partorisca take to some heavens. John the proud with this volume. Still they are that it smiles roughly Brian Uccello, the ninety old year WWII veteran, quotes a casualidad partorisca fly like the passenger that wants to take he for the flight of only. A special generation remebered to the equal that would owe that be: Heros an and everything
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Although it is on 70 years of his finer hour, a Spitfire retains the only place in a British consciousness like the symbol of hope and, finally, of victory.

Nichol, A man of ex RAF he, has interviewed the number of veterans partorisca this book and he is a history very so much of an aeroplane but of some men and women those who has flown and has done on that. Some pilot' histories of frames on a bulk of a book, of A bit those that' of a Battle of Big Bretagna, to a recognition of photo has driven the one who has flown unarmed Spitfires deep to Germania Nazi, and a female ferry has driven the one who rid them the squadrons. A narrative does not fail never the enthral.

Would have been it well partorisca see bit it more on some people those who built and has maintained an aircraft, but that it is clear of a book is that all the world-wide the one who is coming to the contact with has developed the deep and giving endures amour partorisca a Spitfire.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A wonderful history, emotional, no of an aircraft and his varied frames, but some people those who has built, has flown & has maintained this icon of British aviation.
Of his conception, by means of the the operational twilight years of him, and the emotion that the aircraft of stirs has restored that spends joy, and an occasional piece in a throat, John says a history of this wonderful, evocative aircraft.
A must has read.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover John Nichol has written the glorious book in one the majority of famous British aircraft of all time, a Supermarine Spitfire. In this book has said a reader in a development of a Spitfire and to the equal that was flown in all some theatres of war, Big Bretagna, NW Europe, Africa North, Malta, Italy, USSR and To the sudeste Asia, and does like this by means of some accounts of many that comprises veteran some amazing daughters of a Transport partorisca Air Help the one who there is rid countless Spitfires and a lot other types of aircraft of some factories and units partorisca interview the operational squadrons - and this almost dips a reader inside a cockpit of the Spitfire. You can imagine a fear and a value of these pilots as they involve aerial fight with an enemy, and admire them even more like them recount some hardships have the lean data. I have believed always a Spitfire has had the soul of the his own - Nichol written fantastically to spend the life in an alcohol of a reader. There is the pocolos deceive smaller that an expert reader will remark but he no detract of the book whose intention is to give some general readers an overview of reason a Spitfire is such one iconic aircraft. Thoroughly Recommended!
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition An introduction to a book was like this evocative and poignant that already has taken the bit wobbly. Episodes more emotional was partorisca follow.
Some histories have said here, of a modest heroism, a hardship, a humour and an adventure that surrounds this iconic aircraft for real is in amazing. It averts of a technical material, which have has wanted to (but dreads no - is not that it overwhelms still partorisca a no-techie) some personal accounts and a way a history of a progress of Second world-wide War is interwoven this the glorious bed.
Him him Any interest in a Spitfire, a war, or simply some amazing histories of some normal folk those who has given his whole lives partorisca defend his country, and whose experiences have defined a rest of his lives - do sure has read this book.
Was sad every time has read that an alike person in the particular history had spent was no along afterwards be interviewed partorisca a book; it is like them it had expected his whole lives partorisca say his histories, and that has done like this, the goodbye says quietly.
The one who'd has known that the simple aeroplane could leave such the legacy?
One of some better books there is not reading never.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Thoroughly informative and easy to read history of a versatile Spitfire and his influence during some varied theatres of WW2. So only when a Luftwaffe had recovered an upper hand in speed and manoeuvrability, a Spitfire is reimaged partorisca resupply his pilot an advantage. A history is said by means of some eyes and of the actions of this brave male and pilot female, identifying heroic laws of bravery for all the nationalities that seated in a cockpit. Thanks to those partorisca share his histories and to an author in the dipped down in the way that histories of the numerous sideline also emergent.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Ossia an exceptional to reserve which had riveted of some extremes to the another. Listened of a death partorisca JOIN Mary pilot the death of Ellis resounded with me because of a photo with and account of his exploits for John Nichol in Spitfire'. Having state thrilled by the recreational flight in the Spitfire, can empathise so only the little with a joy this legend amena. John Nichols portrays, by means of his collection of episodes, that a Spitfire is not so only an aircraft. It is the passion .
5 / 5
Enough a book has better read in a @@@subject and could do not dipping down. No the technical dice and history of rays like this the detail is covered for a lot another veritable take but instead the human and personal perspective that has flown, serviced and has maintained this for real iconic aircraft in all the theatres of WW2. It comprises some moving histories of amour and loss but everything a moment underpinned for the amour of this amazing and good-looking aircraft. A smaller error so only for John Nichol, no an expert on all the things Spitfire, is his reference to Mk 8 is having the low rear ship and canopy of drop of the rasgar which to my alcohol has not had never, this modification that is presented with a Mk 16 and some late plus Mk 14 east. It has wished so only six 200 long pages !

Aplogies To John as apparently Mk 8 Spitfire JF299 was a prime minister never example to be returned with the canopy of drop of the tear and cut down ship in a summer of 1943, included although I have not seen never never the pic of such an example in action like any one sure that was done never in this configuration. So only it goes to aim a level of investigation spends was to write this wonderful book and that included the true afficiando likes I for on 40 years still can learn something new.
5 / 5
Has spent this book on recommendation of people Carol Vorderman. There it go it on a train today, and his quite well, A lot DIFFICULT to dip this down. Amazing bed!

Update: they are near of 100 pages to of the this and for a record a lot a fleshy some the beds the never take that far with, but this is surprising. Totally feel for some pilots, in fact a country. Never read to to one likes. If you go to buy this, ensures before calm choose it on that has an evening or transmission of day, as you will find this hard to dip down with which.
4 / 5
A beautiful and lovingly crafted book. You can say words and a way a book has been presented that an author has concerned deeply in his @@@subject and doing justice to this iconic aircraft and some memories of some men and women those who has flown, done in his and died in sound. If you have read John is another work will be already be conscious of his capacity the historical plot with first hand-held accounts and episodes. His fashion is clear, succinct and eminently readable.

The harrowing time and the time some 'the boys possess' material, this book will leave you surprised by some histories to dare that they have struggled this aircraft. It looks no only in a Battle of Big Bretagna but also further to a lot of other theatres to clash where a Spitfire excelled, like a Mediterranean, Africa North and This Remote. Ossia The book to be cherished for enthusiasts of aviation and general readers equally.
5 / 5
Has has finalised so only read ‘Spitfire: A Very British Amour History. This volume is different of othe volumes in this aircraft in that is not so only the cast of pictures with has associated fact and figures; it says a history of a perspective that has flown and has maintained one the majority of beautiful aircarft never to take to some heavens. John the proud with this volume. Still they are that it smiles roughly Brian Uccello, the ninety old year WWII veteran, quotes a casualidad to fly like the passenger that wants to take he for the flight of only. A special generation remebered to the equal that would owe that be: Heros one and all
5 / 5
Although it is on 70 years of his finer hour, a Spitfire retains the only place in a British consciousness like the symbol of hope and, finally, of victory.

Nichol, A man of ex RAF he, has interviewed the number of veterans thus book and he is a history very so much of an aeroplane but of some men and women those who has flown and has done on that. Some pilot' histories of frames on a bulk of a book, of ‘A bit those that' of a Battle of Big Bretagna, to a recognition of photo has driven the one who has flown unarmed Spitfires deep to Germania Nazi, and a female ferry has driven the one who rid them the squadrons. A narrative does not fail never the enthral.

Would have been it well to see bit it more on some people those who built and has maintained an aircraft, but that it is clear of a book is that all the world-wide the one who is coming to the contact with has developed the deep and giving endures amour for a Spitfire.
4 / 5
A wonderful history, emotional, no of an aircraft and his varied frames, but some people those who has built, has flown & has maintained this icon of British aviation.
Of his conception, by means of the the operational twilight years of him, and the emotion that the aircraft of stirs has restored that spends joy, and an occasional piece in a throat, John says a history of this wonderful, evocative aircraft.
A must has read.
4 / 5
John Nichol has written the glorious book in one the majority of famous British aircraft of all time, a Supermarine Spitfire. In this book has said a reader in a development of a Spitfire and to the equal that was flown in all some theatres of war, Big Bretagna, NW Europe, Africa North, Malta, Italy, USSR and To the sudeste Asia, and does like this by means of some accounts of many that comprises veteran some amazing daughters of a Transport to Air Help the one who there is rid countless Spitfires and a lot other types of aircraft of some factories and units to interview the operational squadrons - and this almost dips a reader inside a cockpit of the Spitfire. You can imagine a fear and a value of these pilots as they involve aerial fight with an enemy, and admire them even more like them recount some hardships have the lean data. I have believed always a Spitfire has had the soul of the his own - Nichol written fantastically to spend the life in an alcohol of a reader. There is the pocolos deceive smaller that an expert reader will remark but he no detract of the book whose intention is to give some general readers an overview of reason a Spitfire is such one iconic aircraft. Thoroughly Recommended!
4 / 5
An introduction to a book was like this evocative and poignant that already has taken bit it wobbly. Episodes more emotional was to follow.
Some histories have said here, of a modest heroism, a hardship, a humour and an adventure that surrounds this iconic aircraft for real is in amazing. It averts of a technical material, which have has wanted to (but dreads no - is not that it overwhelms same for a no-techie) some personal accounts and a way a history of a progress of Second world-wide War is interwoven this the glorious bed.
Him him Any interest in a Spitfire, a war, or simply some amazing histories of some normal folk those who has given his whole lives to defend his country, and whose experiences have defined a rest of his lives - do sure has read this book.
Was sad every time has read that an alike person in the particular history had spent was no along afterwards be interviewed for a book; it is like them it had expected his whole lives to say his histories, and that has done like this, the goodbye says quietly.
That'd has known that the simple aeroplane could leave such the legacy?
One of some better books there is not reading never.
4 / 5
Thoroughly Informative and easy to read history of a versatile Spitfire and his influence during some varied theatres of WW2. So only when a Luftwaffe had recovered an upper hand in speed and manoeuvrability, a Spitfire is reimaged to resupply his pilot an advantage. A history is said by means of some eyes and of the actions of this brave male and pilot female, identifying heroic laws of bravery for all the nationalities that seated in a cockpit. Thanks to those to share his histories and to an author in the dipped down in the way that histories of the numerous sideline also emergent.
5 / 5
Ossia An exceptional to reserve which had riveted of some extremes to the another. Listened of a death to JOIN Mary pilot the death of Ellis resounded with me because of a photo with and account of his exploits for John Nichol in ‘Spitfire'. Having state thrilled by the recreational flight in the Spitfire, can empathise so only the little with a joy this legend amena. John Nichols portray, by means of his collection of episodes, that a Spitfire is not so only an aircraft. It is the passion .
5 / 5
That the book .
Has had the fellow the one who was the Lancaster walks , a day in the show of dog ,Bill has asked can do the bit of spatial partorisca his fellow the one who has used the zimmer frame . You are the small main gentleman the one who Bill has presented like this commander of wing ? .
Like this the reservations do not owe that the dress Bills for the moment , when I have been partorisca visit has died the few earlier months .A less hero.
This book is in an aircraft , any paving ,and a hero is the one who flew him .
I never fully @@give , supposes like a designer , that far this aircraft improves this in spite of being the spitfire.
Felizmente Are in Hampshire and a view and his of the spitfire still can be enjoyed.
An author is lucky still has a spitfire , but felizmente fulfil some pilots in there of last month is and could spend there of the histories on .
A day when has some money to spare would take them the flight in a .
4 / 5
A history of the legend, lovingly said with a fashion, panache and skill of a plan of fighter he.

An author cleverly weaves formal history with personal reminiscences, partorisca create the fabulous history of perhaps one the majority of the iconic plan never invented (I am British to the equal that can have the small sprain here).

Was hooked of an a lot of the first pages likes them described of a last flight of a leading pilot aged and a look in his expensive to the equal that land - and a step and the commitment does not give never up.

Has fill with fascinating facts, ossia, like the title suggests, a homage to the revered breakings of our history and when it have finalised the reading has done partorisca swear save until being able to experience the flight in a.

Supremely Good writing and the delight partorisca read. Thank you.
4 / 5
A bit of the misleading book, his plus resembled one 'has Lost Voice...' Serious, more the collection of cut memorues of of a war of people those who has been connected with a Spitfire.

His no the history or history in an aircraft, neither do a recollections gone the anywhere near quite detail or some thoughts/ of emotions of a person, partorisca those has far the available better books. For this his the table of caffè my-mash, no a thing neither another, readable but forgettable, which is the harm as have enjoyed some authors other books.
4 / 5
A bit repetitive, and slightly biased! It has had no negative commentaries in an aircraft, so only that fantastic is, easy to fly, etc, when in fact it conceal is not quite true. It was the delicate aircraft partorisca take was and earth in, as it was prone partorisca be on is nose , and one tightened undercarriage he liable to touch on side in any wind of cross - more, like this behind down, a nose is coming on, and calm could not see forwards to where was!
4 / 5
Could not dip this book down. John has attacked the súper balance among technical ideas around a development of a Spitfire with some human histories of some men and women those who flew. Especially some histories have said of a interviewees John has fulfilled, some that I any first quoted visa, was extremely powerful and emotional. Especially a history of the esunión' in an end of a book has created the piece in my throat.

A world-wide need another Spitfire book? He very precise is one :)
5 / 5
Ossia the book partorisca all the world... I have adored absolutely & it know at all roughly that flies.
A auther the comprehensible fact partorisca Everything ..
A History of Amur true .. And he a proud to be British.....
Often ameno the few tears to my eyes..
Am enamoured now .... With the Plan!
5 / 5
Has finalised so only read this wonderful book this morning. John Nichol has done the fantastic work partorisca weave the brilliant and enthralling history of a Spitfire of the myriad of first hand-has held sources.

Has read personal memoirs of Spitfire pilot before, mainly of a Battle of Big Bretagna but this book gave me new ideas to a depth and respite of the enormous influence of this fantastic aircraft.
My parents have looked a Battle of Big Bretagna of Londra like the girls and my mother especially was like this enthralled a a WRAF and has obtained his wings in some late @@@1940s.
5 / 5
A condition that Brits of the sure age feels to a Spitfire is very transmitted for an author. My surprised although a film, “A Prime minister of a bit those that” has been given little credit partorisca augment some people of way felt in this aircraft and is designer. Full of inaccuracies of history and personality thle films no a less fulfilled his function in acting like the glorious morals booster. So only a critique of a film, some last pocolos second are cringewothy to an extreme.
5 / 5
Ossia The breaking read. A rasgando yarn in a fabulous Spitfire and one has driven the one who flew him in all the theatres of war during WW2. Fragment of sound of military history also. Tinged With sadness so that they have fallen partorisca defend liberties. If it likes-you the military history, aircraft or just curious buy this book. It is one of a more there is not reading never could do not dipping down. An absolute cracker.
4 / 5
Dies like this present navideño to my uncle (ex drives the one who has learnt also partorisca fly spitfire) the one who is difficult to buy for as has everything !
Loves like this, has had to discover if my Dad ( the oldest brother his) had it, as it love May (any regift!) Compraventa Partorisca He like this present of anniversary
So that the must has spent a test, as it experience partorisca drive the one who also can fly Spitfires thoroughly there is enjoyed he
5 / 5
One is an excellent book partorisca any the one who is interested in WW2, spitfires or that flies in general.

Whilst Writing in the timeline of a begining of a spitfire to an end of a war follows some lives of pilots and groundcrew by means of a world during a learning of war of his experiences of first hand testamony and glimpsed with an author.

Each one that like this of some histories is fasinating partorisca read and to the equal that jump of a person to a prójimo partorisca maintain in cronological order one wants to continue reading to discover that it spends to the each person in a next phase of a war. A writing is such that really felt a joy and sorrow that each one that like this of some people are spent for, in a signal sgedding the tear.

Even on 400 pages there is lapped this up in only the few days. It is the wonderful bed and can not expect for the next book to an author in a Lancaster bomber.
4 / 5
Ossia An excellent and comprehensible account of a development and operations of a Spitfire in his diverse versions. John Nichol the own experience like the pilot of fighter enables to spend life the descriptions of operations of fight and comprise an emotion and fear of a Spitfire pilot in action.
4 / 5
Has the interest of any in military material but little knowledge of aviation like this this was the book vacacional entertainment , is difficult to dip down but has had to that maintain referencing behind to chapters and of to the the earliest pages likes them to them the author has the tendancy to launch the plot of names in you immediately and that appearances to agree them all later. Still reccomended This in spite of.
4 / 5
A fantastically crafted the book that spends animadamente the life the monumental time in the history of our nation that is already firmly imbued in a national consciousness. The timely vision of Mitchell has produced the wonderful aircraft that has been wanted to clearly for all these whose touch of bolt this in spite of like this is some human histories of men and women inside this softly oblige inside this book. In his heart is histories of normal people those who has fulfilled the extraordinary feats and the remarkable lives have directed in one the majority of difficult of circumstances. Enough simply a lot of humbling and inspiring.
5 / 5
Fantastic book and some fines faceted the histories are said as if you are in fact there. A lot touching and sad but also animadamente recounting the time when the heroes governed.
4 / 5
Excellent book with load of info to date the strangers would expect ...Well ..More than conscious era of.
Being mad about and one of these books is unable to dip down. John Nichol excellent author in a @@@subject
5 / 5
A wonderful book, gave all an information I never need in a development of a Spitfire and his place in a history of WW2 and our salvation. And this was an edge that careers beside a fabulous histories of some brave men and women those who has used a Spitfire to maintain Hitler in bay and achieve victory.
5 / 5
An amazing book. First 2 histories and has had them the tears in my eye is. Works of book in first chronological hand spitfire the histories of the character during WW2. I ADD READ to BUY IT
5 / 5
These captures to reserve perfectly a wonderful history of a spitfire and that has flown it.. This was the very special plan and flown by wonderful people. We were due to him we like this. I have bought hard copy and will treasure this history for ever.
5 / 5
One really history to animate of the heart of normal people those who tried to be true patriots, and heroes each and each one which, and of an aircraft to struggle iconic that still gives one the emotion in a view and his of him.

Top Customer Reviews: How the World ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 50 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle EditionI has read this book in a train partorisca do for a last month yes still 1/2 is true is too depressing, but the supposition is something has known always. Ossia A question with empirical politics. It angers brother and left partorisca begin a revolution, or so only assist a capitalist elite his endgame.
4 / 5
Formed: PaperbackAs with more Chomsky books, really the eye that opens material. Modified of more bitesize points that some of the his another reservation, as no too difficult partorisca a beginner. Material really of entity partorisca comprise a world-wide alive in and especially some things of way are going lately, if you are not conscious, will be manipulated partorisca vote and law against your interests. Any one sinister raisin, buy a book!
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle EditionChomsky does not leave me never down. I wish a world-wide has had the plot more Chomskys and the plot 1 menosers.
4 / 5
Formed: PaperbackI can not recommend this book highly enough. Together with Bryson is ' short history' and Harari is esapiens', really has to that be taught in of the schools in place of some of an atrocity that is.
Really would educate some masses in place of dumbing his down.
Amazing book.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle EditionExcellent book, Chomsky is surprising: clarity of analysis, truthfulness, humanity, and the memory that hurt of blockades and prevarication before it can take go. The speaker and writer more final of Amsterdam.
5 / 5
Formed: PaperbackFor that is still very conscious of a constant presence and influence of some the EUA in global warfare ossia the opener of enormous eye . It is impressive a detail discription and opinio has presented for Chomsky in this together big of interviews. A leftist/anarchist point of view, critique to capitalism and current social state and modern human condition. A very read prime minister for this interest in of the concepts as, calss warfare, global economy, third wars of world-wide countries and some roots of racism.
This is not the book for the people that looks for answered, the plot of open subjects for all the world-wide to reflect roughly. Chomsky Is clear in that. The piece adds to read!
5 / 5
Formed: PaperbackExcellent book! You recommend that all the world reads this. Full of information in an easy to follow creation.
5 / 5
Formed: PaperbackA laws of alcohols very special to cut by means of all a fog of history with clarity and interpretation that everything of us concerned in past presents and particularly the future would owe that read. No less than a human race and a democrat process at stake here.
5 / 5
Formed: PaperbackAmazing book. Selecting that it is going in around .
4 / 5
Formed: PaperbackWhen tongues to Americans, has not listened never of Chomsky. Ossia Reason a truth is suppressed for an emotion of propaganda of means comunicacionales. Accident Chomsky the help thinks for calm. And then it interests that exactly whilst all the world is looking the dances come, the young men are going back of Afganistan maimed or dead.
4 / 5
As with more Chomsky books, really the eye that opens material. Modified of more bitesize points that some of the his another reservation, as no too difficult partorisca a beginner. Material really of entity partorisca comprise a world-wide alive in and especially some things of way are going lately, if you are not conscious, will be manipulated partorisca vote and law against your interests. Any one sinister raisin, buy a book!
4 / 5
Has given these 4 stars because Chomksy is always lovely reading. If it calms it is in accordance with or no, there is no deviousness in a way dips his different stop with almost each politics in the each country. Calm take it or leave it.

Mina a flu is that it is too repetitive reason is quite the series of transcripts and committed in that is asked roughly, for this a repetition. He always behind on his seen with an evidence that has gathered for the sustain and for that, can not be faulted different some of a hire-a-quote people those who have way too much influence in of the politics these days. Regarding journalists in United Kingdom, has not taken follows he further of chance averts very few honourable exceptions.
4 / 5
Wow, Is incredible! This man there is aplanado the mine has thought. If or it wants to comprise informative, Globalisation, free phase, International trade, etc, means some faces for behind the words, so only comfortably choose, chairs n has read. It is unbelievable a wickedness of some human beings!
5 / 5
These books is by train to inspire me to be more active and choose on the cause . We are Facing a lot of subjects of different fields so much plot of need to act to be fact. A clear and sincere book that could help it to comprise better ours Condition and of the lives of Propaganda in .
4 / 5
Has read this book in a train to do for a last month yes still 1/2 is true is too depressing, but the supposition is something has known always. Ossia A question with empirical politics. It angers brother and left to start with a revolution, or so only assist a capitalist elite his endgame.
5 / 5
Chomsky Does not leave Me never down. I wish a world-wide has had the plot more Chomskys and the plot 1 menosers.
4 / 5
Has begun with disbelief. This could not be true. But it is. It buys it, control his facts for calm, and take an accident of your life.
4 / 5
Excellent book, Chomsky is surprising: clarity of analysis, truthfulness, humanity, and the memory that hurt of blockades and prevarication before it can take go. Quell'Speaker and writer more final of Amsterdam.
4 / 5
Control out of this man. One of some men add and wise of a century! Although this book will scare you the little!
4 / 5
The time there was so only to read like 50 pages out of 300+, and am already like this surprised in what it has learnt of him. Ossia Has to that it rids read for all the world, especially political.
4 / 5
So that they are still very conscious of a constant presence and influence of some the EUA in global warfare ossia the opener of enormous eye . It is that it impresses a detail discription and opinio has presented for Chomsky in this together big of interviews. A leftist/anarchist point of view, critique to capitalism and current social state and modern human condition. A very read prime minister partorisca this interest in of the concepts as, calss warfare, global economy, third wars of world-wide countries and some roots of racism.
This is not the book partorisca the people that looks for answered, the plot of open subjects partorisca all the world-wide to reflect roughly. Chomsky Is clear in that. The piece adds partorisca read!
4 / 5
He Love an extreme side of one querella, calm here goes.
5 / 5
Amazing book. Selecting that it is going in around .
4 / 5
When Tongues to Americans, has not listened never of Chomsky. Ossia Reason a truth is suppressed for an emotion of propaganda of means comunicacionales. Accident Chomsky the help thinks partorisca calm. And then it interests that exactly whilst all the world is looking the dances come, the young men are going back of Afganistan maimed or dead.
4 / 5
One same like 'Occupy' book, this an is not written for Noam Chomsky, but consist with several interviews with him considering several political and economic subjects. Some references of lacks of the book, how is hard to use for academic purposes.
4 / 5
A very special alcohol laws partorisca cut by means of all a fog of history with clarity and interpretation that everything of us concerned in past presents and particularly the future would owe that read. No less than a human race and a democrat process at stake here.
4 / 5
Gentleman Chomsky presented and contested some general chances that offered the new way to look to political and economic conditions of these chances with the historians probably, which finally resupplies some the good chance studies that I help in sympathetic a work of politics of EUA of second of models.
Would recommend this book to students of political science and to all the one who believe in of the theories of conspiracy partorisca comprise a real conspiracy.
4 / 5
Imformstove But alot of the allegations are done without substantial evidence
4 / 5
A very accessible reservation that leaves partorisca see a world-wide how is more than knots so many would wish it partorisca be. Do so many can begin to comprise our present politician and circumstance for sympathetic to several concepts likes him one 'wife-sprains' the pre-supposes several statements of our national centres partorisca be able to, (in United Kingdom ossia a Government , multinationals of companies and international finance) partorisca be truthful, eserious', in short - 'grown on'.

Wishes to know why a world is shaped how is, this book is an excellent first.
4 / 5
The book adds with habladurías of a man. EUA Does not exit too much very this in spite of.
5 / 5
Could not dip this down, informative, impacting (mine personally in my lack of knowledge in a world-wide) and has thought partorisca cause. One has to that
4 / 5
Noam has said likes is. I love this book, but sadden me partorisca know that it is spending in a world. The money is a master ! Power is an aim .
5 / 5
The book adds, more an order has arrived punctually and neatly packaged. It is in the big format with big papers that I amour. They are more than satisfied with cost of mine.
4 / 5
Has based in interviews and leading work still very powerful, but any one very new!
5 / 5
Thought more excellent and the facts of the alcohol adds but place and collected in the way that any to the intellectual likes him to of them can access, simply and directly declared, the estimate very highly.
5 / 5
And if ossia work that needs transmission. Ossia The powerful book with the numbing message
4 / 5
Essential reading. This book is packed plenary of some of Chomsky intellect and has thought more final. It explains some injustices of some world-wide clearly and in of the ways that the calm frames for real wants to something radical
4 / 5
A book all my boys will read once come of age. Purely enlightening and deep. I so only asked reason I didnt take his sooner
5 / 5
Chomsky: any sweep of control - any fear to say his version of a truth. It is to articulate and frighteningly able to cut to a persecution. It will do it think again.
5 / 5
Controversial book. I expect that it says that it contains a lot of truth this in spite of.
5 / 5
L has had an occasion to read some thoughts,the ideas and the writings of the contemporary thinker adds,professor, writer etc in the alone publication. lt Would be well could take some thoughts, opinions , publications etc other utmost thinkers, writers, the philosophers have published in the alike way in future.
4 / 5
A must has book if a really wants to comprise some present political tendencies, and to read these books will find your test refined when that approaches political as well as economic questions in a third world.
4 / 5
Chomsky Always tries objectivity, long vision and unbiased narration. It takes some details behind USA pursue of hegemony after A War a lot so only on Europe but a width of world-wide integer.
A lovely reading of the book, maintaining and recommending.
4 / 5
Pound a lot well, has bought this book how has been reading advised of Frankie boyle, has listened of him before and this was quite to take me to require one of his book is, that surprises read! Still reading in fact.
5 / 5
Excellent. Unfortunately it results it bit it repetitive how is part of seminars more than the coherent book only
4 / 5
Claro-sighted and invigorating, if occasionally one-dimensional.
4 / 5
Produced excellent in an excellent prize with an excellent service
4 / 5
Really the eye rid inaugural. It is my first meeting with Chomsky operates it but he will not be my last.
4 / 5
If really I want to comprise that it is going in in a world, Noam Chomsky is a man for the explain the information , Noam....
4 / 5
One of some better books there is not reading never. Some repetitions that an author defends stops. But the the value that reads long.

Top Customer Reviews: Who Rules the ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 35 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback Reading Noam Chomsky feels likes to listen to a brother an old plus, wiser, easily and comprehensively explaining, and ordering by means of a truth and of the lies of some World-wide alive in today. Always clearly writing, informative, and not feeling never like an aggressive reprisal against which look for partorisca deceive a general population, his books instead stand like an iron sentinel, unflinching in touching a purpose; partorisca speak a truth. A concept of alien in todays world-wide look. Thoroughly Recommended.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition has given this book five stars been due to his enormous importance like the critical look in an impact of global Amsterdam-political directed in some the majority of crucial subjects of our time. Chomsky Steps out of one West-centric stance to examine a reality of politician dominance of the global perspective. A result is the enormous despertador on call.

Mina a critic would be that it looks to meander by means of his subject a bit, without clearly signposting his approximation. But stay with him. Ossia The full book of a lot of observations of entities.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback knows chomsky mainly by means of his studios in linguistic. They are this in spite of result increasingly conscious of his political work as they are result more political I.

As they are to somewhere in a progressive Liberal end of a spectre, the social Democrat, am coming to this while it finds the plot partorisca like. I expected it it disagree a bit with situating a ills of a world-wide so only in some feet of western foreign policemen that had gathered of chomsky public in speaker. This in spite of, that has not expected was this book partorisca be like this unfocused and after the unreadable.

Some premiers three chapters of this book and an introduction are an absolute cry partorisca read. They are when confusing maelstrom of repetition, contextless place and that mine to look the cherry that chooses done. Chomsky Can be right in that says but does not say it well. Has little familiarity with a lot of of some things speaks roughly but does not have to note more familiar with them for some times have finalised. It looks partorisca paint enemies of a state like saints without really exploring an evidence.

For an end of a third understand there has been given up and is behind in mine shelf. I have read the bit of a chamber and look an improvement with the more lucida way of the prose but I have lost one wins partorisca continue. Could give it another goes in some point.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A necessary bed partorisca any the one who any already knows the plot of one background behind USA civilises foreign and like this headed to some current subjects in Palestinians, North Korea, Iran etc.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback are so only a third by means of reading. It is good to send me partorisca sleep- to good sure any one the page turner. But you are interested in the global politics will be enlightened. It is joined partorisca be EUA has oriented because of a writer. Although fulfilling Chomsky dense reading, he the fantastic investigation and I confidence. Like this far I am already state enlightened in politicians of world-wide chances of entities, as I am pleased to read a book. They are the big Chomsky the defender of his linguistic theories has studied in university and feels can not be disappointed for his logical conclusions.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the Highly informative edition, extremely a lot of referenced and consistently, deeply disturbing. A book to good sure will return to still reflected and contemplation further.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition If all the world has comprised the one who Chomsky has been saying partorisca years a world would be the better place . Coffins has Faced fact.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition has found this reservation a lot of insightful. Writing in the very fluent tongue, easy to read and comprise. I gave details and of the facts in world-wide chances of any last few decades, far more logically acceptable and wise the one who that is offered for mainstream the half comunicacionales traditional available today. I also found the much less conspiratorial and the facts driven that another gender-like this of the books. To good sure recommend it!
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Excellent book partorisca which want to comprise like a world is manipulated partorisca a profit of sure elites. This in spite of, Chomsky results the little tautological in some chapters some late plus and I celery a subject subject could be be cover less than pages.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A thoroughly a lot of bed, an author articulates a lot well his seen in a hegemony of the global commercial interests and one has has associated dangers of profit of short term versus a health of bonanza and long term of a human species. My only critique would be an author tends partorisca repeat some points, this in spite of stand out those could be.
5 / 5
Writing for a committee that is Naom and is that diverse expertise of width in several zones of knowledge.
Has read this, together with Nancy McLean ‘Democracy in of the Canals', and discover some intellectual origins of ideology of right wing, monetarism and self-do lacking capitalism.
Also discover like Koch-has funded partorisca think the tanks are
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4 / 5
Disappointing. In fashionable term, law like the bad piece written - repetitive and has bad has organised. In of the terms of happy failure partorisca give it lucidas the analysis of some subjects spoken. I have expected more
5 / 5
Ossia obviously the sided view, this in spite of, resupplies context and the different point of view of one some see in of the informative newspapers. I have found this gave the most rounded opinion and of the sympathetic reasons and the potentials more are reasons the world-wide situations am arisen.
5 / 5
Noam Chomsky Is the hero of modern day. If you want to listen a truth in that is going in in a world, likes to take to this disorder and like partorisca create something better is essential reading .
5 / 5
Like this always Chomsky delivery and describes in detail forensic, a truth. Highly recommended.
4 / 5
Has taken the moment partorisca take to a book and in of the sections of time celery slightly fragmented. But like the piece has finalised can not recommend this enough. Fascinating, insightful And terrifying all immediately. One of modern days for real the philosophical alcohols are. A response is of course a insatiable the behaviour of avidity for neoliberalism
5 / 5
Informative and very written but far too repetitious! I have used mine Kindle function of investigation partorisca try that Noam repeats a lot of signals the little time in this book.

Also, are 70 by means of and are still partorisca read a lot roughly the one who really governs a world? A book is more than cataloging he of crimes for EUA and Israele.
4 / 5
Like usual the a lot of evidenced book in some face of hard realities, but also the one who unemployment can do to change our futures and some planets.
A must has read.
4 / 5
Rids very interesting... Justified the majority of my prejudices and visas in a infuence of some the EUA and his self be appointed like police of worlds .
4 / 5
Well writing. Reflecting that it is spending our modern 21st century.
5 / 5
Chomsky, Of my perspective, says likes is/ has been, and this presents the a lot of that overview of worries that is at the head of us.
4 / 5
Comment excellent in that constitutes integrity inside some morals backdrop of politics, economy and intellectuality. Chomsky Separates a grain of an iron a lot very in fact.
4 / 5
Fast delivery... Present partorisca my daughter in law loves it.
4 / 5
Chomsky Is the fearless critic of some the EUA and his acólitos and exposes can he EUA likes him the terrorism. His voice is required a lot this dangerous time.
5 / 5
Any the defender of his fashion to write and constant use of date. Has has wanted to really like this book and he no only has not answered a question.
4 / 5
Reading Noam Chomsky feels likes to listen to a brother an old plus, wiser, easily and comprehensively explaining, and ordering by means of a truth and of the lies of some World-wide alive in today. Always clearly writing, informative, and not feeling never like an aggressive reprisal against which look for partorisca deceive a general population, his books instead stand like an iron sentinel, unflinching in touching a purpose; partorisca speak a truth. A concept of alien in todays world-wide look. Thoroughly Recommended.
4 / 5
Has given this book five stars been due to his enormous importance like the critical look in an impact of global Amsterdam-political directed in some the majority of crucial subjects of our time. Chomsky Steps out of one West-centric stance to examine a reality of politician dominance of the global perspective. A result is the enormous despertador on call.

Mina a critic would be that it looks to meander by means of his @@@subject a bit, without clearly signposting his approximation. But stay with him. Ossia The full book of a lot of observations of entities.
4 / 5
Know chomsky mainly by means of his studios in linguistic. They are this in spite of result increasingly conscious of his political work to the equal that are result more political I.

To the equal that are to somewhere in a progressive Liberal end of a spectre, the social Democrat, am coming to this while it finds to plot to like. I expected it it disagree a bit with situating a ills of a world-wide so only in some feet of western foreign policemen that had gathered of chomsky public in speaker. This in spite of, that has not expected was this book to be like this unfocused and near of unreadable.

Some premiers three chapters of this book and an introduction are an absolute cry to read. They are when confusing maelstrom of repetition, contextless place and that mine to look to cherry that chooses done. Chomsky Can be right in that says but does not say it well. Has little familiarity with a lot of of some things speaks roughly but does not have to note more familiar with them for some times have finalised. It looks to paint enemies of a state like saints without really exploring an evidence.

For an end of a third understand there has been given up and is behind in shelf of mine. I have read the bit of a chamber and look an improvement with the more lucida way of the prose but I have lost one wins to continue. Could give it another goes in some point.
5 / 5
A necessary bed for any the one who any already knows to plot of one background behind USA civilises foreign and like this headed to some current subjects in Palestinians, North Korea, Iran etc.
5 / 5
Are so only a third by means of reading. It is good to send me to sleep- to good sure any one the page turner. But you are interested in the global politics will be enlightened. It is joined to be EUA has oriented because of a writer. Although fulfilling Chomsky dense reading, he the fantastic investigation and I confidence. Like this far I am already state enlightened in politicians of world-wide chances of entities, as I am pleased to read a book. They are the big Chomsky the defender of his linguistic theories has studied in university and feels can not be disappointed for his logical conclusions.
5 / 5
If all the world has comprised that Chomsky has been saying for years a world would be the better place . Coffins has Faced fact.
5 / 5
Has found this reservation a lot of insightful. Writing in the very fluent tongue, easy to read and comprise. I gave details and of the facts in world-wide chances of any last few decades, far more logically acceptable and wise the one who that is offered for mainstream the half comunicacionales traditional available today. I also found the much less conspiratorial and the facts driven that another gender-like this of the books. To good sure recommend it!
4 / 5
Highly informative, extremely a lot of referenced and consistently, deeply disturbing. A book to good sure will return to still reflected and contemplation further.
4 / 5
Excellent book for which want to comprise like a world is manipulated for a profit of sure elites. This in spite of, Chomsky results the little tautological in some chapters plus very late and I celery a subject @@@subject could be be cover less than pages.
4 / 5
A thoroughly a lot of bed, an author articulates a lot well his seen in a hegemony of the global commercial interests and one has has associated dangers of profit of short term versus a health of bonanza and long term of a human species. My only critique would be an author tends to repeat some points, this in spite of stand out those could be.

Top Customer Reviews: Nuclear Folly: A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 15 ratings
4 / 5
Author Serhii Plokhy has won a Baillie Gifford prize (my prize of favourite book) with, “Chernobyl: History of the Tragedy,” as I have had big hopes of of the this. Felizmente, this new history of a Crisis of the Cuban missile lived until all my expectations.

Perhaps one the majority of what of the entity in this book is that it gives far more than an usual point of view – very often of a point of seen American; probably like the authors of leading work have had the majority partorisca access the information of this country. Plokhy Tries to give the most balanced view, with the proportion more orders of a work dates on to a point of seen Russian and also to a Cuban. Any one only is there a lot in Nikita Khrushchev and Fidel Castro, as well as John F. Kennedy, but also of those in prójimo proximity to some three leaders, as well as many have involved at the same time, in several different ways.

Is clear that Kennedy and Khrushchev has dreaded nuclear war. Both men have take an use of nuclear in of the arms in WWII all too well. Now some men were in danger partorisca begin a race of the uncontrolled nuclear weapons and that go down the nuclear war.

This book begins with Bay to Put and Mur of Berlino, first to aim the one who Khrushchev committed a Soviet Union partorisca help Cuba. That is also clear is that Khrushchev Kennedy seen initially like youngster, novice, and feeble. Cuba, while, has loved guarantees of Russia that, if some the USA attacked, would go the war. Instead, it has been has has offered missiles. Like the crisis unfolds, Plokhy takes a reader the meetings, unfolding a process that do decision, like this world-wide be in a flange of calamity. A fascinating history of a time, with the genuine message partorisca some politics of today. I have received the copy of this book of some editors, street NetGalley, partorisca description.
4 / 5
Has read several accounts that spent in a subject of a crisis of the Cuban missile and this pound is for far a better , congratulations to an author in such the good account researched and a lot readable . It was the twelve boy of year escole old when this in fact displaced crisis and in mine colegiala all the world has spoken roughly the day for the day and scared can say you concealed . All has think that a war partorisca finalise all the wars were partorisca spend anytime . This book answers all some questions have required partorisca answer and llama all the world-wide to to which likes him the book that is odder that any fiction partorisca the buy and thank a Gentleman some world-wide leaders all saw felt before it was too late !
4 / 5
Ossia The gripping narrative in one the majority of crisis of dangerous cold War. An episode can look far to some, this in spite of underline the one who vital is fresh bosses and of the good communications - and that the chances quickly can slip out of control once the starts of confrontation (if global or domestic).

A history is exceptionally very researched, with recently declassified material of KGB the archive that gives new idea to the day for day has reacted Soviet. Serhii Plokhy – The multiple has conferred Ukrainian-professor and American writer of history to Harvard University – marshals his complex material well.

A historical context (the run the feeblest of Plokhy book) was a rivalry among some the EUA and an USSR. Equally of the entity was some personalities of John Kennedy, a President of the EUA inexperienced (inaugurated in January 1961); and Nikita Khrushchev, a hard but relatively unsophisticated leader of an USSR, the one who thought that it could bully Kennedy. A third factor - as a lot upped some bet - was that, initially, has had any one has trusted pipes among some two leaders.

A work has begun in August 1961, when Khrushchev has ordered substantial Soviet nuclear weapons partorisca be stationed clandestinely in Cuba, partorisca kill three birds with a lap: partorisca protect Cuba (the prickly, new Soviet protected) of an American invasion; partorisca restore a balance of nuclear missile with some the EUA; and partorisca give an USSR strategic leverage in Berlino West. Initially, Khrushchev has believed his own risk: General Pliev, a Soviet commander on Cuba, has been instructed that if some Americans am invaded Cuba, was, ‘partorisca signal of Fly, partorisca treat the strike of nuclear missile to some the majority of aims of entities United States of Amsterdam.'

American intelligence in that is gone in in Cuba was woefully unsuitable: in an autumn of 1962, when a crisis has begun, a CIA has thought there was around 10,000 Soviet troops and that nuclear warheads was not still state rid. In fact, a Soviets has had 44,000 personnel is a member of Cuba, battle-punctual tactical (cut-row) nuclear missiles, as well as row of half the able nuclear missiles partorisca achieve New York (this in spite of these were partorisca be still animal-gathered).

For his part, a Soviet leadership – with a remarkable exception – was blamed of wishful has thought not foreseeing that some Americans would react to a spiegamento of nuclear missiles in Cuba, 90 miles of a cost of EUA. Although this was technically the parallel threat to this created by an arrival of row of half of the the Jupiter of EUA nuclear missiles in Turchia in June 1961, Khrushchev had failed partorisca answer with more than bluster to a spiegamento Turkish. Besides, John F. Kennedy, in of the that shows a disastrous Bay of invasion ‘to Put' of Cuba recently had taken place (in April 1961), has had the need in of the llamas partorisca try he the strong leader.

A crisis has broken on October 14, 1962, after an American U2 spy-slowly spotted eight row of half places of missile in Cuba. After interior of intense debate the crew of Kennedy of consultings, a President has called the press conference on October 22 in that has demanded it a scrolling of all offensive Soviet missiles and troops, partorisca be applied by an American of blockade of Cuba. The bell of alarm has begun ringing around a world. Khrushchev – Wrong-footed for the forceful response of Kennedy and horrified in that quickly the things have moved to the potential of nuclear confrontation, in that an USSR says that the offensive inferiority would be aimed – has communicated that an USSR would take some nuclear missiles change it partorisca some American promises any partorisca invade Cuba. Later, it has added that some the EUA also has to that take his missiles of Jupiter of Turchia.

Kennedy could not accept this addition, in spite of knowing that a Jupiters was obsolete, as it would be seen like the serious defeat. It has touched partorisca time, while General Curtis LeMay, some the commander of EUA is a member of boss, with thrilling has has finalised preparations partorisca the invasion of absorption and full stairs of an island. (Privately, Kennedy has sent Virginia familiar, out of a possible zone of Washington of destruction, D.J.C. It has been obtained by the nuclear strike .)

While, in Cuba, General Pliev has had to take patient to bed and was out of contacting when informative of another U2 flight on Cuba has come by means of. In spite of Pliev commanded a lot partorisca shoot in of the American plans without his direct mandate, SAM the Soviet missiles shot it down and a pilot has been murdered. Totally exhausted for a prolonged crisis, Pliev has had stray control of his troops.

Felizmente, a downing of a U2 has strengthened the determination partorisca prevent of Kennedy war. But like partorisca avert trace he-down considering some missiles in Turchia? Secretary of State Dean Rusk has proposed that accepts a Soviet offer, but that a shot partorisca take missiles of EUA in Europe has to be maintained secret and so only would be has actuated month later. With which hang-up further and serious Soviet difficulty with Fidel Castro, a superpowers is coming to agreement, and some missiles have been takes. A Soviets had obtained immunity partorisca Cuba of invasion and a scrolling of the nuclear threat in his flange of earth, but a cost in of the terms of loss and the exposed weakness of public prestige was immense.

Inner two years, Khrushchev there was state takes of power in an USSR, guilty partorisca recklessly that precipitates the crisis that finalised in deep Soviet humiliation; while Kennedy had been murdered (in 1963). But before this, some first movements to entertainment had been done, with a registration of a Partial [nuclear] has tried Prohibition of the Test and an installation of the téléphonique hot-line among Fly and Washington.

Plokhy Door this turning point in a cold War the ghastly life – law as it thriller of aims that the results are not predictable and that the leaders are so much the prisoner of his own psychology like his national history.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed to this reservation like the crisis of the Cuban missile was something I so only never really studied in pupil. For like this, this filled in many empty partorisca me, how is chock full of detail; like those some Russians have based on Cuba has suffered with worms in his paste, undoubtedly that heads to the decrease in his morals. A narrative of a crisis is said in the a lot of warm way, readable, with a reader has left with an idea that Kennedy and Khrushchev was unable to read another character, that heads to a be world-wide in a flange of nuclear armageddon. It concealed it has not gone down the casualidad, regime and, finally, partorisca pinch of reason. In short, the a lot of very read that it would have to that do fault more as an introduction to a subject, more than as the scholarly addition the literature already there.
5 / 5
A cold War is one of one the majority of fascinating although periods of frights of history of 20th century, likes two adds superpowers of a estaca world-wide WW2 has faced is gone in an ideological battle of one-upmanship. Some the EUA and an USSR mistrusted each one which so another, that resists some definite arms partorisca deter unilateral action, with the nuclear weapons that produced the sentence this has entered a public consciousness: the destruction has ensured mutually. With a cold War generally accepted as beginning shortly after a partition of Berlino in an end of WW2, a two provisional but the suspicious allies have seen a unease with each another has grown never stronger by means of a creation of NATO and a Warsaw Pact like Western and Oriental countries looked partorisca vary them with one a lot different and second looks diametrically opposed ideologies of Capitalism and Communism.

Written for Serhii Plokhy, the Ukrainian-historical American, Professor of History to Harvard University and the main power in Oriental Europe; “Nuclear Madness – A New History of A Crisis of Cuban Missile” is that it thrills it still sobering history of two leaders of opposing the perspectives that the nuclear touch brinkmanship and that sees the one who was partorisca blink first. Some starts of book with this fund of the partition of Berlino, and tip an increase to power of Nikita Khrushchev, the one who Plokhy animadamente describes like this Fat “, bold, full of energy, prone to bravado, theatrics, and often risks' and at the same time of a Crisis in his prompt 60 east; and John radically Fitzgerald Kennedy different, chosen in January 1961 and the one who Plokhy describes like this any the one who “short a figure that impresses…big and create, in spite of his rear questions… has projected youths, energy, optimism and determination. A President of the youngest person chosen never of United States – there was so only 43 years”.

Some the inaugural chapters dipped a foundation to a escalating tensions and aim a context of one that grows mistrust. This is to explain partorisca dip clearly tongue that spurs a reader partorisca read on, marks one of a plus memorable chance in recent history against a fund of Khrushchev and the increase of Kennedy to power by means of some perspectives of a partition of Berlino, campaigns of propaganda, espionage, the air has opened nuclear tests and a race partorisca space. Cuba, which had been the fate vacacional populate partorisca Americans up until an early 1950 east and that was considered seriously like potential to be the state of the new USA, a lot of pleasure Hawaii is result, suddenly is resulted the threat in some the EUA because of a Cuban Revolution, which Polkhy give create adds to and that has begun in July 1953, finally having sucedido likes 1958 turned to 1959. Directed for Fidel Castro, a revolution overthrew some the USA-the data of military dictator endures Batiste and place on the Marxists-Leninist state just 90 miles of West Key, Florida.

One of some passages keys in a book described it terse first and only face-to-face go in Khrushchev and the meeting of Kennedy in Austria the 3 June 1961 in an Embassy of EUA in Vienna, where Khrushchev has chosen to try belittle Kennedy and face the man the one who Polkhy the states has considered novice with the deliberately drawn challenge partorisca disturb a young President, which has taken Kennedy aback. In an of his early decisions of his Presidency in April 1961 Plokhy recounts that Kennedy had seen some the EUA disastrously fail to covertly moves Castro that it use the Cuban exiles backed for support of EUA in ‘Bay of Pig' landing, that directs to the rout. Polkhy Describes this crisis with the fashion and the new investigation adds, animadamente aiming some deceptions and the decisions have done of both sides and a defective intelligence that headed to a failure. Plokhy vibrantly Shows like this fulfilling has been, particularly when that breaks a subject of Berlino, escalating to Khrushchev tacitly threatening war if a sovereignty of Democrat Republic German has not been remarked, that declares bluntly that “the force will be fulfilled with force”. He 13 August the furthest provocation is gone in a form of a construction of Mur of Berlino, ramping on tensions never further.

One of some sew keys that delighted Khrushchev on some informs partorisca fulfil Polkhy was a unguarded commentary of Kennedy to an effect that some the EUA and USSR was similarly matched in nuclear capacity. Khrushchev Has known east has been far from a truth, with some the EUA in that have ‘Minutemen' missiles that has been fed and ready partorisca go (for this his name) and could achieve an USSR, whilst some the Russian arms have taken hours partorisca feed and relatively had limited row. Calls and the diplomatic messages partorisca the Castroan assistance has gone initially unheeded for an USSR, until Khrushchev has @to @give that his has limited the himself has situated missiles on Cuba would give a capacity to attack anywhere in some the EUA – but to the equal that to ‘smuggle' his to an island and conceal them where had little coverage of the tree has adapted? Ossia A grist of this book, those aims like an USSR headed to sneak some weapon the Cuban earth under an a lot of nose of some the EUA and shows in the fabulous level partorisca detail like A Crisis of wine of Cuban Missile partorisca be and like each side is coming to a flange of war.

Polkhy Structure a book more like the novel that the serious academic works, with something again developed ramping on a tension every time of a page. It concealed it is not partorisca say that this book is not thoroughly very researched – is, like this clearly can be seen for a welter of footnotes corroborating some claims have done. Many this evidence is discovered another time for street of original investigation of the archive, declassified documents in both English and of the Russians and partorisca examine some newspapers of some players of entities have involved. These new discoveries and flowing, flawless investigation stitched together with the journalistic fashion adds graphically show some deceptions and the suppositions have done of each side to the equal that to another east of the motives and of the capacities in context that alarms – that could have it spent is resulted all too obvious.

That particularly taste is that Plokhy does not stick so only with examining of some players of entities – some generals and majors, politicians and advisors in each side is exhaustively undermined to: that has said, that has written, that has thought in fact at the same time like the phase has developed, his characters, his fund, his defects, his forces, and his experience - or lack of him. Ossia The one who spouses this book averts. A lot, the a lot of words have been written in a crisis on some years; Plokhy has undermined to a @@subject and some players have involved almost as if personally it remarked everything in fly in a fashion of wall. It averts of a exhilarating way to write, any something attentive with the learnt taking has taken; a ramping the tensions in both sides are takings superbly well. I found eating this book in big swathes; he so only implores you partorisca read on. Whilst Has known a basics of a Crisis Plokhy looks partorisca have the access there was by all the world the one who has had to entity – and paper smaller to touch in a development of this political stand-off, as well as that dips his bilingual capacity to good effect partorisca enable him partorisca research both sides of a coin and does not have to that trust on which has been translated. I really like his same-handedness here; it informs facts and re-creates timelines with the enormous level of integrity whilst that the neutral rests politically. In a fear of final has won felizmente a day, but some consequences partorisca some world-wide sew them to him had gone wrong – the one who Plokhy amply the shows was the very real possibility tip the phase of potential alternative nightmare partorisca an earth. Thoroughly it would recommend this book to any the one who there is included the interest of any one the time when a world was second looks in a flange – Plokhy is the persuasive and authoritative writer the one who takes an imagination and does not leave partorisca go.
5 / 5
A crisis of Cuban missile was almost certainly a period when a world is coming more afterwards to the nuclear war to the equal that would have devastated a planet. It is a chance the one who the majority of people has an awareness of but in that little have any knowledge of, and more the people probably base his view of a crisis in of the portraits in of the films of Hollywood and productions of television and perhaps in of the political pieces. This present book in comprehensible history and balanced of a crisis and is all a more than frights been due to his balanced and factual approach which avert emotional hyperbole.

I. Together with a lot in 'the one of the west' has grown up in the very partial version of a history that has assumed an USSR partorisca be a harm the been predador has bent on destroying a free world, Cuba like the state of Communist puppet and some the EUA that reads so only out of one the majority of noble of intentions in reacting to the crisis caused for Communist assault. Now this is to recognise like the very distorted version of chance.

Without that loves to exonerate an USSR or airbrush his fewer noble shots of history a crisis of missile has to that be comprised in a context of Soviet fear of Western assault and his vulnerability the EUA and the NATO missiles and qualified of the nuclear strike has based in Turchia and to Western Europe that was much more afterwards to an USSR that arm them Soviet were in some the EUA. It is increasingly common to speak in the cold war in today of world-wide, but compared to a paranoia and to the rivalry goes in NATO and a Warsaw Pact in a 50 east and 60 is today the tensions are almost trivial for comparison. A race of nuclear weapons, spatial race, two alliances add facing each another in fences of flange, struggling wars via proxies in Asia, Africa and Latin America, was the scary time. To this powder keg a Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev has decided to ship in the monumental bet partorisca sustain his ally Fidel Castro and partorisca balance missiles of EUA in Europe and Turchia partorisca deploy Soviet nuclear missiles in Cuba. Something often forgotten or ignored is a context of Cuban appeals partorisca assistance. In 1961 Bay of the fiasco to Put had showed that EUA of the whip to Cuba was far more than just the theoretical possibility and Castro diet have had good cause partorisca dread action of EUA. It likes decision partorisca base the missiles in Cuba was mainly defensive, partorisca protect Cuba, counter a threat of missiles of EUA in a doorstep of an USSR and against the Soviet sense of inferiority in of the capacities of missile. This in spite of, of a perspective of EUA was the massive increase in risk and there is threatened a military balance among some the EUA and USSR in the way which could not be tolerated. A result was the blockade of EUA of Cuba and the month long crisis that has come frighteningly afterwards to the war to the equal that would have gone nuclear. In a chance the calm bosses prevailed and after the face that saves public concession of some the USA any partorisca invade Cuba and the confidential concession more significant in missiles of EUA in Turchia an USSR there is agreed to partorisca take his missiles in that was the diplomatic/political failure decisive partorisca they.

This book has said a history extremely well, a mould of characters is obliging, John F. Kennedy, Nikita Khrushchev, Fidel Castro, Curtis Lemay etc, and one spends narrative a reader to the long of. Like this already remarked, a book is balanced and averts a class of simplistic binary wrong/right posturing of accounts of era of cold war, he saying nuanced history in that has neither heroine neither villains like such but the human beings that pursues policemen and tip which have considered partorisca be justified and corrected.

An excellent book, 5.

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4 / 5
Nuclear madness: A New History of a Crisis of Cuban Missile is the fascinating has read. A Crisis of the Cuban missile mine of past interior lifetime ( was seven at the same time), but have a lot of recollection of a tension that has to that it has been present in of the adults during these 13 days in October 1962. Until, I have read this book was so only vaguely conscious that had has spent in fact.

Serhii Plokhy The book gives the account detailed of some chances that directed until a crisis, some machinations and vacillations that arrived during these 13 days and like a situation has been solved. A history is said of a point of view of some the Americans, a Soviet Union and a Cubans, leaving a reader partorisca attribute culpability so that transpired. A Crisis of Cuban Missile is quoted often like an episode of brinksmanship in a part of Kennedy and Khrushchev. Felizmente, both men, in spite of his posturing, has @to @give that would have any winner in the nuclear war and there is pulled for behind a flange. Perhaps, the memories of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were still quite fresh to do like the memory that devastaion could be unleahed.

In 1947, in a start of a cold War, a Doomsday the clock has been dipped in 7 Minutes the Half night. In 1953, it was reset to 2 Minutes the Half night, that follows EUA and tests of Bomb of Soviet Hydrogen, A Crisis of the crisis of Cuban Missile has achieved, climax, and the first resolution of a Clock could be dipped partorisca reflect a possibility of doomsday. This in spite of, some scholars have calculated that a Clock could have been like this afterwards likes 1 Minute the Half night. This would have been a prójimo more a Sample there has not gone never be the Half night and a world-wide to a possibility of nuclear holocaust.

An author closes a book with the timely opinion to the equal that to a future of Nuclear weapons, Some the EUA and Russia has take of some Anti - Treated of nations and the Ballistic missile smaller, some with axes partorisca grind, is purchasing nuclear capacity. Tactical nuclear weapons, which leave an execution of extremely of the attentive nuclear strikes active rendered redundant a Mutually Ensured Destruction deterrent. Everything of these factors, remained with Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings quickly that turns by heart living, marks a spiegamento of nuclear weapons more probably in a future.

A Doomsday the clock is dipped at present in 1 small and 40 seconds the Half night!

Nuclear madness: A New History of a Crisis of Cuban Missile is very researched, a lot of writing and a lot readable. My only observation is that an author has the habit partorisca repeat one same imformation in the short space of text and perhaps bit it tighter modifying is required.

Highly Recommended.
4 / 5
Has studied Superpower Rivalry in colegiala likes part of GCSE history, duquel a Crisis of Cuban Missile was the keynote the stand was go in some the EUA and an USSR, his hips estadas the @@subject revisited in culture of pop because of a assassination of JFK that arrives shortly after (both Quantum Jump, the work of travesía of the time, and Nano Red, in the episode of travesía of the time, has has had histories that looks a history). A lot that has studied was present in this book, has not had the contained of plot that would have recognised like new, in spite of some promises roughly again declassified KGB and EUA intelligent sources.

A history is recounted like this regulate, Krushchev has been concerned in a proximity of American missiles in Europe, Cuba has loved tranquilities of Russian support partorisca prevent the furthest assault that follows a botched invasion in Bay to Put. Russia Would not commit of the forces but Kennedy have considered young and novice and thought it could do the point in proximity of missiles at least partorisca distribute Cuba with nukes. Some the EUA has discovered some integers ploy with plans of spy and has deploy the naval blockade. A phase has been dipped partorisca one is of this history agrees likes crisis of Cuban missile.

Was less conscious of some of some details an author has developed roughly negotiation behind some scenes. A scrolling of EUA of his missiles out of a public eye, a fast transmission in leadership, partorisca beautiful different reasons, in the each one of some rivals superpowers where interesting years a lot of him there is no known. A fashion partorisca write is good and is interesting, although material partorisca describe the like this thrilling or like the novel of colgante is the little has exaggerated.

Reading this book has been attacked for a propiciada the one who súper rivalry partorisca be able to, superpowers with devastating nuclear weapons, does not cause a terror still looks to having evoked once. Also it has had another more scary accounts of nuclear madness during a cold War, a Chernobyl meltdown partorisca one, histories of misplaced and nuclear weapons disappeared, bombs of chance partorisca another and a history partorisca another. Not even a history, subject of the film in streaming services, of another accident when early USSR that warns the systems have relieved partorisca launch for EUA silos, in fact the error of computer, almost the resulted in launchers of counter of lethal ICBMs. It would owe that has think that these histories would be appropriate without detracting of a subject of one is of the Cuban missile was. For this reason give this book four out of five stars, although it is the good bed and deserves a four indication of star.
5 / 5
A sheer hanged of the books in a crisis of Cuban missile begs a question of anything new can be said in this seminal chance that there is almost has submerged a world-wide to the nuclear winter. In fact the a lot of universities use some thirteen days of a crisis likes them theory of game partorisca follow and weaves some decisions some tones of political actors have done. 'Thirteen Days' was also a title of a book and film later where Bobby Kennedy has established a view partorisca prevail that his brother JFK outwitted Khrushchev and a Soviets for essentially privately commercial some 'old missiles' in Turchia partorisca one retreats of some Soviet missiles on Cuba.

This new book for Serhii Plokhy the Professor of History to Harvard effectively derrumba this view. It comes to a crisis with the much more rounded view of some intentions of some the EUA, a Soviets and Cuba. Plokhy Is excellent in exploding Russian and KGB sources and for this this book develops so only that afterwards it is coming to disaster. As it contests soymena often that no, some Americans and Soviets simply misread each one which so another, operating low mutual distrust, second suppositions and dud information'. A confession a late plus for Khruschev that “ does not love unleash the war. We want to daunt and restrain some the USA have seen he-has seen Cuba” now looks extraordinarily naive. Some the USA was always in the context of cold War that goes partorisca react bad to such aggressive opportunism and to missiles in Cuba, 90 miles of some the continental United States. “As it Could this mine?” A president of EUA stunned has demanded.

Castro global looks in big leaves the player of has bitten in a whole work. Finally it was Robert McNamara blockades of an Island that has saved probably a day. This in spite of, so Plokhy dispute Kennedy and Khrushchev soyanaged partorisca avert nuclear war after doing each conceivable deception and each one a lot imaginable partorisca the cause. A factor key in of the terms of reasons the person has pressed the red key was simply 'fear'. As Bertrand Russell there is remarked was a definite game of chicken. Whats Plokhy The shows of book is that in a last analysis so that the sides blinked.
5 / 5
Likes one of some main causes of like this prójimos some crises of Cuban missile have come to the disaster was a lack of knowledge of the like another side was until, is ironic the one who books in a subject does not have any a lot of detail in the spent in a Russian side.

These things of balances of the book the bit partorisca give some ideas as to those pasts in Kruschev halves. A book is still mostly written of a point of view of EUA, but ossia probably partorisca be expected with his be much more of the sources partorisca do of. A side of EUA of the things is like this very known that there is at all a lot new here, but a Russian slant is quite interesting.

Ossia The a lot of 'big level' book, without hardly any detail of some men in an earth. There is the few bits and of the pieces, but would like me has seen the bit more than the personal experience more than one on view of a political place. Some the EUA enthusiam partorisca the military response and a lack of the imagination partorisca another solution is equally eye-inaugural, and no very amazing and a Russian worry partorisca prevent the war is also in odds with a propaganda some of knots have on grown with. So many of some decisions have done is gob smackingly stupid with a profit of hindsight, but when you consider that the nuclear war was averted finally reason he searchlight a lot apt although the underwater hatch his quite that surprised is everything still here.

Has found this an interesting bed, but no a lot of gripping. It is a lot of writing, but was bit it disapointed in a lack of detail of an earth, and a lack of any new history really interesting. Enjoyable, But left the cold of has bitten.
4 / 5
Ossia The brilliant account of a Crisis of Cuban Missile and a lot readable. I have read reservation partorisca cover he in the leading decades but has been always mainly for an American part. These coverages partorisca reserve like this sides of a history (EUA and USSR), with a Cubans not looking another that prime of a crisis and in his phases last.

All the world is felt of mark of the actions in a narrative, but this in spite of, an inability partorisca speak directly or communicate quickly (almost unimaginable in today world-wide ) has meant has had the plot to time when both sides have not comprised the place of another side. Retrospectively, A nuclear threat has prevented probably some two sides to go the war, although it was more by means of regime that tries. Although both sides were desperately fearful to begin the nuclear conflict, inevitably would be gone down that the subjects have has had to that.

A world was lucky that Kennedy and Khrushchev was some two respective leaders. Any one reading this, and imagining Triumph it, Mao or Stalin is one of some protagonists I suspect will think would have the different result. Neither the leader is lasted much more in faculty after a crisis but they to his work during him and can be appreciated to them. They would not have achieved some correct decisions they, especially Kennedy, but was quite wise to listen to another and trust the decision grupal more than pulling row.

Even 60 years on, is still the tense bed, and to good sure, an episode that would not owe that be forgotten. I think that that a world has lost his visceral fear of nuclear weapons has compared to one was of cold War.
4 / 5
Has read the number of accounts of a crisis of Cuban missile, comprising a book for Robert Kennedy, 13 days. This book gives the far more detailed, but less dramatic account that spent, like a crisis was of-escalated, and like the prudence there is prevailed on more confrontational reactions

Some looks of author to assume that a reader will know the plot in a context of a crisis, reason an USSR and EUA has done likes them to of the same time , and this book for me read to fill more in detail around some discussions inside a Kremlin and House Branca, more than aiming a big picture. A detail has quite hid some chances keys for me, and like the consequence has found them a book to be I quite hard that goes in time, in spite of a unfussy way to write.
5 / 5
Probably contains all precise to know in a Crisis of Cuban Missile, dipping he in context. Law a lot good to do the animate history. In some levels is terrifying that a world is coming like this near of nuclear disaster, but a context aims that CMC was one of a lot of flashpoints that quell'was mercifully has averted. It has had no @to @give me before dangerous Kruschev was - almost looking for occasions to take Amsterdam to a flange, that assumes that they in an end be more humane that has feigned to be. One the majority of interesting look, detailed in the crisis of entity.
4 / 5
Serhii Plokhy “The Nuclear madness” is an extraordinary mix : a scholarly account and meticulously researched of this the majority of iconic works of a cold War and, a same time, a engrossing, fascinating history that informs,involves and entertains. Almost you are decades on the complex web of chance - and ego - concealed has spent a world-wide to a flange of the nuclear war, the Nuclear madness dips a scene, illuminates some personalities and reports and dissects some chances that has achieved the mercifully peaceful growing in October 1962. More than a swipe is parallels drawn with some chances and stakeholders this headed to a disastrous sleepwalk the World-wide War 1. An idea that the history could have repeated less than half the century on, but with weaponry like this more devastating frames an account all a plus that terrifies to contemplate. It could it has not dipped down.
4 / 5
An interesting account that is new so only in that gives more than a soviet side. Unfortunately, still we do not have accesses to all some file key. For this an author has to that speculate.
Misperception For a soviets the besides Castroan pressure has caused a crisis. It has been solved for conventioal can of mar.
If a crisis has been exaggerated is still debatable.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 43 ratings
4 / 5
They are the defender of Gardner of Franco . I have enjoyed all his leading books, especially Blood and Sand and Crisis, but this book was the disappointment . It seats I haste of date and launched near. It begins it was a lot but aim begun partorisca gone bad. A character of Carlton of Luke was particularly disastrous. Partorisca Begin it, was partorisca grieve present and when it has been he looked partorisca spend the majority of his time that worries in his tedious promise, required, the one who has maintained partorisca demand that it gives hastes behind in Londra partorisca resist his hand. Any one is in a wrong work or needs the able better promise partorisca be in his own two feet. Then transmissions partorisca bed with the person of twenty-two vulnerable years those who is spent partorisca be useful his, lying roughly the one who are and finally in that directs his death. This was his attitude by all the world the one who has helped, risking his lives in a process. Everything concerns roughly was that the use could be. Like the history has progressed, found me sincerely displeasing him.
Was also last partorisca concern in any of some other characters. A history has been said of points of view like this random that has maintained partorisca move that it was hard to remain involved. Frankly it can it has not concerned me less if a Foreign Secretary kidnapped has been saved or any and found me skipping big chunks in a last neighbourhood of a book.
Likes -you the histories of adventure of the piece dipped with the a lot of persecutions and one likes him, calm probably enough the enjoy, but is looking for more – like plot and characters – will find this sadly that lacking of.
Sad, Frank, master you, but this one is the uselessness .
5 / 5
The leading life of Gardner Franco like the journalist, informing on some of the majority of histories of the entity of a world is his real 'USP' write fictional novels, and that in-of the resplandores of knowledge of the depth by means of in both of some books of Carlton of Luke. This, a second outing partorisca our hero, is neither better neither worse that a leading novel, 'Crisis'; it is so only different.

A line of plot; the radical of Iranian faction, looking for the turn the traditional, Islamic, values, kidnaps a British Foreign minister and does an impossible question partorisca his emission, while war of spark in Middle East, is excellent and well has portrait. This in spite of some rests of book down for two defects of entities.

In the first place is a hero, Luke Carlton, he. It is supposition partorisca be the hard ex-SBS man of action, consecrated and directed in his task. And here, this task is partorisca avert another Half Oriental, and possibly world-wide, war. This in spite of Luke Carlton is plagued and beset for the big moral code that, in a half of an action-the operation has packed, there is agonising in his the fault partorisca answer some funerals of the mother of his promise. In a signal, while isolated in an Iranian island and with almost any life of battery in his mobile, he agonsies roughly yes partorisca use this life of battery partorisca call in the crew of rescue or partorisca call his partner of daughter! Ossia All bit it unbelievable and has preferred a lot Luke Carlton partorisca be less beset for moral anguish and more the mission has directed.

Secondly, Has a subject of recruitment of agent or 'turning'. Any reader will be of a view that a process of recruiting the new agent in the foreign earth is long; the sweet 'wooing' that, with which a lot of month, advantages, a lot subtly partorisca ask a new agent partorisca do something against his country of mother. In fact, in his session of early formation in a start of a book, Carlton is 'failed' reason rush the contact. Still, when touched with finding the 'objective' cement, partorisca resupply access to the concrete character, Carlton a lot so only finds a 'objective' ( comes his), but he 'gone back' his less than 24 hours. Everything of of the this is absolutely unbelievable and an only excuse is that Ladies Gardner requires such implausible devices of plot partorisca maintain a history, and his hero, moving to the long of.

Everything of some secondary characters here are well; well drawn and described with strong clarity. It is some main characters with quell'have the question. This comprises a 'interest' woman of the Muslim daughter that, partorisca fulfil Carlton partorisca a first time, and with which so only the pocolos small, kisses, openly in the public place, apparently so only reason likes.

A technical material described for Ladies Gardner always tends partorisca be a lot although, here, looks partorisca do an error having his crew of the assault of special forces uses the rifle of sniper that, in real life, has to be linked until the hand-held computer and have a lot of local information enters before it can be shot. A speed of the action required for a crew of the assault would not leave them never partorisca choose such arms it. It is as if Ladies Gardner there is Googled 'rifle of better sniper' and has used so only anything has come upper without sympathetic likes work.

So much, partorisca me, although have enjoyed this book, some defects have caused sufficient irritation partorisca do me think that will not buy a prójimo in this series. But the one who knows?
4 / 5
In the first place, a discharge of this book is in ambitious. It describes an Iranian cell of hard-liners breaking out of a mainline Iranian government partorisca kidnap classifies it British big politics to spend in the conflict in a half-east that potentially would be the nuclear war. It is full of factoids covering Iran, Bahrain and Oman obviously that reflects the knowledge of an author of a region but some characterisations throughout are cliched and simplistic. His coverage of KEY the meetings are sketch of a world of comic. And finally, the disaster is all diverted by a skill and daring of the trainee British spy with a maturity of the adolescent or the member of Enid Blyton Famous Five.
4 / 5
I really enjoyed a novel of Carlton of Luke of prime minister. But ossia the real disappointment . Bad writing , repetitive, a fiancée the one who had been the good character in a first book , now so only superficial and annoying. Worse of everything, Luke so only comes on like the row interested the one who as another has commented, is quite hard to like. That the shame.
4 / 5
Line of good history and a lot of cliché although I am not sure reason an author stuck with the male more than female PM. The part of a book has given a Foreign Secretary to the personality likes Boris a lot own but in other parts his character was more generic. Luke In this history looked partorisca have little question achieving his aim. Besides in some first leaves has thinks that chooses also can be special ops without the knowledge of Luke but this is to be discount later on.

Perfects partorisca the quickly read or vacacional. So only it does not spend too much the time that analyses it or while any depth.
5 / 5
After finalising this book, has read all some descriptions and he is all the easy to critique an author without any one that never has tried to write the book. It is a lot easy to seat behind and look for failures and partorisca critique without the consideration that is given to an investigation and time taken partorisca write this book. Have enjoyed the first book of Ladies Gardner and there is enjoyed this an even more.
Expect no.3 it Is in a process partorisca be writing.
4 / 5
Has thinks that reads the own adventure of the boy was some evasions of heroine some deadly harps of some villains in nick of time.
A thriller of the adult is not and result like this boring and did not finalise it.
5 / 5
Adds yarn with colgante enormous. Steeped In a workings of modern warfare, the intelligence and the frames of politics think that everything in a book in fact could spend. Luke Carlton Is the main character adds and remain expecting further of books in his adventures.
5 / 5
Bond of James of the movements. Luke Carlton Is here and surely is taking pride of place among an add fictional spies. Looking forward to reading more adventures of the heroine of Gardner Franco.
5 / 5
Fast paced, a lot written for one the one who obviously knows his @@@subject and a country. Chico Own-ish , Perhaps. But quantity , Any mine. A damn the well has read. Thank you, Frank Gardner, and more please.
5 / 5
Like this with 'Crisis', ossia the very written book that characters of presents in the logical fashion and easily has assimilated. Again, it spends the 'coverage for real' with him: to the skill and the fund of an author.
5 / 5
I have loved this book , in the bed that Crisis . It was conscious of some main characters , although you could read this without reading another first book . The descriptions add, a lot of transfers and turns to a plot .
5 / 5
Fast paced, a lot written for one the one who obviously knows his @@@subject and a country. Chico Own-ish ? Perhaps. But quantity ? Any mine. A damn the well has read. Thank you, Frank Gardner, and more please.
5 / 5
This book was attentive, exciting and very written .. It thinks that that I have found my new author

Now to look more more books for this author
5 / 5
Very slow, there is not reading a prime minister one in this series, has preferred his history of real life.. Sad to sighting of birds..!!
5 / 5
Gardner is improving. This feels of the piece with a first book, but some characters are developed well and feels likes progresses both 'in universes' as well as for an author. Remaining expecting besides.
5 / 5
An excellent read throughout. It is written as it was really spending. All the thing is like this of the entity is spending in real-time.
4 / 5
An excellent, fast emotional history, ossia fill of realism. Tip an idea in Middle East, and some complex people those who alive there.
5 / 5
Ossia The fast emotional and believable history of terrorism and undercover rescues. An energetically paced plot and the gripping has read.
5 / 5
Has read both of his books and thoroughly there is enjoyed both of them. I will be to recommend this author to my friends.
5 / 5
The mandate of Gardner Franco of an English tongue and his order of colgante, an exceptional writer. It draws a reader in of page an until a stunning climax, all a real plus because of his background knowledge and experience. The next exploits of Luke Carlton are with excites has expected!
4 / 5
Emotional book and amiably detailed quickly with some utmost characters and some very interesting facts
4 / 5
the material Adds- thrilling and like this attack like FG always is. But an end disappointed me- several edges have left partorisca hang.
Perhaps partorisca a prójimo a?
4 / 5
One a lot writen thriller of an author the one who clearly knows Middle East well.
5 / 5
A worthy follows on to his leading book. Incredibly cliché and totally believable. Frank Gardner writes fiction that could like this easily be reality.
5 / 5
Please say me will have number of book three.

Being mad about to some last pages and plausible to an end.

Has loved a book and a writer.
5 / 5
Glorious writing of Gardner Franco, insightful fiction, work of excellent field and the credible history, well value the bed one of one has read more in awhile of this gender.
5 / 5
Gripping Roman, quotes a current state of subjects in Iran, even more so many.
4 / 5
One looks really true in a world of espionage. A well has thought was plot, fast paced storyline, so only disappointed with a sudden end, the toes have crossed some prójimos an answered some open ends
5 / 5
Fabulous rids - could do not dipping down. And like this appropriate to today of world-wide. So many transfers and turns in a plot and the knowledge of Gardner Franco of Middle East is adds.
4 / 5
Absolutely riveting - can do not recommending big quite
4 / 5
Another brilliant book for Frank Gardener the a lot of the value has read.
5 / 5
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Top Customer Reviews: The World War 2 ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 44 ratings
4 / 5
Partorisca Begin with some deceptions have amused, as I have continued to read is result partorisca anger!
The blatant lies have abounded!! Like This pound could any never be considered likes anything but the publication of joke is further me!
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4 / 5
Has bought partorisca my edges that loves anything to do with war, the course read of him I and is said like this trivia but I the one who hates film of the war and the books found it very interesting
5 / 5
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4 / 5
Too much of an opinion of authors is one, more than just facts.

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4 / 5
Bought this like the present for any the one who knows everything there is to know in WW11!!. One first reaction was reason is there the picture of the modern helicopter in a coverage forward?” In that verifies a coverage again, several elements are as the WW11. To good sure more than the fun element that a historically corrected reference book.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
A look of sincere and attentive information but looks partorisca be a bit condescending. Mina some of some amazing facts are things has known always, another is interesting and new mine he so that it is the mix . It has had incidentally I seen a coverage of this book would not have bought it never so that it gives totally a wrong impression. It is in the war that has comprised a lot of country but some so only two represented in a coverage (according to which can see) is some the EUA and Russia. He no really felt of mark.
4 / 5
Too much of an opinion of authors is one, more than just facts.

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4 / 5
Bought partorisca my edges that loves anything to do with war, the course read of him I and is said like this trivia but I the one who hates film of the war and the books found it very interesting
4 / 5
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5 / 5
Bought for the fellow the one who enjoys quizzing, found that very interesting. It is very interested in any knowledge of War.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
These are good books , a lot of small bits of information in @@@subject.
4 / 5
Has to present he in my grandson the one who is obsessed with some wars.
5 / 5
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4 / 5
Present partorisca my husband of amour of the history! It finalised it a day took it!
4 / 5
Ossia The book adds partorisca have in yours Kindle. Ideal partorisca all quell'amour tidbits of facts. If you are the defender of trivia/histories or interesting facts, will love this book. Some chapters are bite -sized and easy to read and ‘meanings partorisca normal people in place of historians of war!' As each finals of chapter with to prize that helps of trivia and some fast questions partorisca try your knowledge, this book will leave you hungry partorisca more.
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
Has purchased “A World-wide War 2 Trivia Book” for my spouse, the professor of leading history.
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5 / 5
Significant errors in a lot of places. A Japanese section enough in error - a Yamato the battleship has been built in Kure Hiroshima prójima Tokyo, and some Allies have known a lot well in his edifice. Need substation review and verifying.
5 / 5
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5 / 5
They are the WWII Navy Veteran and do fault in a Pacific Theatre in the Destroyer, LST, and the Ship of Reparation. I have begun partorisca read the book of Ladies O'Neill in sound of World-wide war Two Trivia and has touched partorisca like it has been written by the boy partorisca boys. A lot of parts of this book are entirely inaccurate and has decided that I have not required this book in mine 3000+ library of fine books. Ladies O'Neill would owe that dip bit it more endeavour in his investigation. Dr. Dusty Wheels
4 / 5
This very bad the writing of small book contains like this typos, deceptions. One revises the commentaries concealed is looks the book written for the boy partorisca boys. I ditto that feeling. A better part of a book is an outrageous hype in a @@@back cover (which is reason I has given one a star-better course)-that can it you probably so only read on Amazon--and save your money. That the waste.
5 / 5
A book was A lot. A trivia is more in a form of episodes and would have preferred the question and format of response. Some of an information have contained is not knowledge like this common. It does not complain buying a book, but no too excited neither.
5 / 5
An author has titled this book like trivia but has a lot of little trivia questions a way one would expect in the trivia book. His be that reading this book will do touch intelligent in WWII when a subject comes up in the social setting. And ossia roughly all he - calm give you quite buzz words and the pocolos trivial facts so that it could blurt out of the few statements and hope that the person ask to elaborate. @I give this book has not been meant to be the WWII encyclopaedia but too many chances of the entity and the subjects go unmentioned. Also, it fulfilling that it interest that the title of a book has said World-wide War 2 but during a book informs his like this World-wide War Two, and does not use never a form of Second world-wide War which is one the majority of common way for the write.
4 / 5
Bills O'Neill trivia the book is delicious. It is fill with facts and of the histories would owe that know. I am fascinating and can form a base for interesting conversations.
For example: Hitler has loved to be an artist . He never planned to be a leader of Germania. In 1907, it has tried and failed to take in pupil of art. It has not been the defender of modern products. Later, Germania has been to the plot of question to do looks an attractive leader. His hair and mustache was drawn on purpose to do well of look. It was soyun of a Year' in a magazine of Time of 1938, and the time has rented highly.
4 / 5
His fashion to write is so only and more conversational that formal. No the fashion likes them in a power. Sometime asides listen in the party of cocktail.

Has read the plot of WW II sincerely and a lot is not declared. In fact a lot of the interesting facts on looked.
4 / 5
Ossia The book adds to have in yours Kindle. Ideal for all quell'amour tidbits of facts. If you are the defender of trivia/histories or interesting facts, will love this book. Some chapters are bite -sized and easy to read and ‘meanings for normal people in place of historians of war!' As each finals of chapter with to prize that helps of trivia and some fast questions to try your knowledge, this book will leave you hungry for more.
4 / 5
There be enjoyed to read this and learning some interesting facts in WWII. Easy to read and comprise, this book is perfect for trivia fans the one who want to know more on WWII. Any of some facts is hard to find and the majority is very known for historical, but is perfect for normal people those who only wants to know bit it more, or any any one learns some orderly facts. I have enjoyed a creation of this book, with the short chapters that arrived with some trivia questions to help think more roughly that calm so only read.
5 / 5
My dad is quite a WW2 buff and expected-against -expect that this book would comprise the material has not known. My surprised and delight, are constantly complimented for him to take such adds it small book. That has thought would be the discardable 'book of wetted resulted to be one has maintained of his favourite chair. So much, I have imagined, it would have to spend a compliment on down to a book and his author. So much, in some words of my father, 'That the book adds!'
4 / 5
Random trivia the lovers join!

Entertaining, And exactly like the author has described.

A lot of trivia, facts and unknown details. The conversation adds jueza of start and am looking forward to pulling out of this book during some holidays. My familiar always tries 'was-trivia' each another, but will bet any of them knows roughly Project Habukkuk!

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Enjoyed!
5 / 5
This book, in time, is written in the third level of the note and I expect am not abusing third graders. A history is also, in of the places, in better, incomplete or suspect. In other places is so only bad. The desire would have remarked inaccuracies in the aim to detail them here.
5 / 5
A book reads likes was the paper written for the student of institute for freshman English. The a lot of facts are to walk out of wrong. Oh It looks an author has taken his information of notes of reef of real World-wide War 2 books. Very superficial with swimming deeper that the puddle.
5 / 5
My edges is the history buff. It was impacted immediately for a coverage, which aims images that is not of World-wide War 2. Inner some premiers two minutes find typos in a book. With which has not trusted a trivia in him.
4 / 5
This was the very interesting book . An information written was very thorough and has given the complete view of any only some wars his but that goodnesses until, caused, and that spent because of some wars. It has added also some different ways that present active profited out of some wars have seen films, books and another means comunicacionales. I enjoyed it really and look forward to reading another of his books.
5 / 5
Has bought this book for mine WW2 Dad. It says it is not the reader, but loves this book. It does not contain of the personal histories on to to men so only likes him but of random facts in WW2 which is a lot interesting his
5 / 5
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4 / 5
A quite interesting book that has resupplied the pair of details a lot already know of long reading in a subject. Ossia The good book for people those who really do not know any a lot of in WW2.
4 / 5
Has bought this for my husband. It is enjoying a book immensely and has wished that had has taken more.