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Nightfighter

Mark A. Magruder

Nightfighter

radar intercept killer

by Mark A. Magruder

  • 311 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Pelican Pub. Co. in Gretna, LA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • United States. Marine Corps,
  • United States. Marine Night Fighter Squadron 533,
  • Officers,
  • Campaigns,
  • Night flying,
  • American Aerial operations,
  • Night fighter planes,
  • Fighter pilots,
  • Regimental histories,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mark A. Magruder
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD790.473 533rd .D65 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25047178M
    ISBN 109781455615315, 9781455615322
    LC Control Number2011039723

    Night Fighter. 17 likes. Night Fighter is a series of six novels written by David Sherman and is loosely based on the kind of activities experienced by. This book helped to shine a light on the dark corners of World War Two and life in the RAF. I want to thank the author for the photos and for a book that is well written. It provided me with insight on the engagement of RAF night fighter operations/5.

    Comes with dust jacket, which is in ok condition does have some staining on the reverse side of the jacket. Some shelf-life wear. Both authors of this book served with JohnnCunningham the greatest night Fighter Pilot of the War. pages. Seller Inventory # . Nightflyers is a science fiction horror novella by American writer George R. R. Martin, released as a short novella in and as an expanded version in A short story collection of the same name was released in that includes the novella. In , the short novella was adapted into a film by the same name.A television adaptation of the extended novella was developed; television.

    The Story of a Night-Fighter Pilot. Spoden had 24 victories & received the German Cross in Gold. Tipped in inside the front cover is a page w/Spoden's photo & name. Signed "with best wishes, May, , Peter Spoden, I NJG 6." Paperback book in near fine cond. w/only a /5(6). : The Life Story of Young 38 - Mosquito Nightfighter - Buzz Bomb Ace () by Roediger, Keith and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books Format: Paperback.


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A very well written and interesting book. It follows the career of the WW2 night fighter ace and his AG/Nav dureing the early days of night fighter installation of the tactics then use of radar. There are no heroics or boys own descriptions of the fighting but descriptive accounts of their actions and it makes for very interesting reading/5(38).

Not a single mention is Nightfighter book anywhere of Night Vision Goggles (NVGs), in widespread use long before the book was published. The author declares that, in modernity, the Night Fighter and the All-Weather Fighter have morphed into the same creature/5(5).

Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC (Octo ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: 6 x x 9 inches Shipping Weight: 12 ounces (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 7 Reviews: 9. The book is the recollections of C.F. Nightfighter book Rawnsley who found himself as gunner, navigator and then radar operator for John Cunningham as part of an RAF night fighter crew.

Cunningham is rather more well know as 'Cat's Eyes' Cunningham, the famous night fighter 'ace' who according to the myth of the day, had an Nightfighter book ability to see in the dark/5.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Pelican (February 7, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 16 customer ratings /5(16).

Night Fighter book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An inside look at the rise of the Special Forces by the man President /5. Nightfighter book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A complete new history of aircraft equipped for night combat draws on the lat /5.

"NIGHT FIGHTER" is J.R.D. "Bob" Braham's story, which lives up to its billing as "fast-paced, hard-hitting and personal." After leaving school in and having worked as a clerk in a police station, Braham joined the Royal Air Force (RAF) on a short service commission in late /5.

Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 3 edition (June 2, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces ( /5(20).

The second of three books looking the RAF career of the Mosquito covers its use as a night fighter, first on the defensive in the skies over Britain, and then as an intruder over Occupied Europe and Germany, and finishing with a look at the "Mosquito Panic".

“As this book tells the story of American night-flyers from the England to Burma, from North Africa to New Guinea, it carries between the lines the evolution of the specialized aircraft, the history of the secret technologies, and, indeed, the progress of the war/5(9).

Night Fighter is a trove of true adventure from the history of the late twentieth century, which Hamilton lived, from fighter pilot in the Korean War to operative for the CIA in Vietnam, Africa, Latin America, and Europe, from the Pentagon to Foggy Bottom, and from the Cuban Missile Crisis to the Reagan White House’s Star : Arcade.

"Night Fighter is unique. It is a most revealing documentary account and living history of the Special Ops, and I know of no other book that offers so complete and objective a glimpse within the organization.

By the end, you will know and feel what it was like to be a night Released on: Ma His first book, Knives in the Night, was published in by the Ivy Book imprint of Ballantine Books as the first novel in Sherman's series, The Night Fighter. The series consists of six books, also including Main Force Assault (), Out of the Fire (), A Rock and a Hard Place (), A Nghu Night Falls (), and Charlie Don't Live.

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Parry, Johannes Matthews - Google Books A definitive list of nearly 7, claims submitted by Luftwaffe night fighter. During the Second World War, Flt Lt Richard Stevens led an extraordinary campaign as an RAF nightfighter.

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