Whanganuilibrary.com
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Consolidated B-24 Liberator : 1939 onwards (all marks) : owners' workshop manual / Graeme Douglas.

By: Douglas, Graeme (Engineer).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Haynes owners workshop manual series: Publisher: Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset : Haynes Publishing, [2016]Copyright date: ©2013Description: 162 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 27 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781785210976; 1785210971.Other title: Consolidated B-24 Liberator manual.Subject(s): B-24 (Bomber) | B-24 (Bomber) -- Design and constructionDDC classification: 623.7463 Summary: The Consolidated B-24 Liberator was the Second World War's most numerous Allied heavy bomber and - at over 18,000 made - the most produced American military aircraft. It was operated by several Allied air forces (including the USAAF and the RAF) and navies, attaining a distinguished war record on operations in the Western European, Pacific, Mediterranean and China-Burma-India theatres. Graeme Douglas has been granted privileged access to several airworthy examples of the B-24 in the USA to give an unrivalled insight into the construction, operation and maintenance of this classic heavy bomber.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due
Non-Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction 629.133 CON Available

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The Consolidated B-24 Liberator was the Second World War's most numerous Allied heavy bomber and - at over 18,000 made - the most produced American military aircraft. It was operated by several Allied air forces (including the USAAF and the RAF) and navies, attaining a distinguished war record on operations in the Western European, Pacific, Mediterranean and China-Burma-India theatres. Graeme Douglas has been granted privileged access to several airworthy examples of the B-24 in the USA to give an unrivalled insight into the construction, operation and maintenance of this classic heavy bomber.

"An insight into owning, servicing and flying the American Second World War heavy bomber" --Cover/title page.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The Consolidated B-24 Liberator was the Second World War's most numerous Allied heavy bomber and - at over 18,000 made - the most produced American military aircraft. It was operated by several Allied air forces (including the USAAF and the RAF) and navies, attaining a distinguished war record on operations in the Western European, Pacific, Mediterranean and China-Burma-India theatres. Graeme Douglas has been granted privileged access to several airworthy examples of the B-24 in the USA to give an unrivalled insight into the construction, operation and maintenance of this classic heavy bomber.