Classic warbirds. Number 8 : Pacific twins / [ [contributing authors: Christian-Jacques Ehrengardt ... [and others].
Contributor(s): Ehrengardt, C. J. (Christian-Jacques) | Ventura Publications.Material type: BookSeries: Classic warbirds series: 08.; Classic warbirds: no. 8.Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Ventura, 2002Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, ports ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0958229635.Other title: Pacific twins.Subject(s): Ventura (Fighter planes) | Lightning (Fighter plane) | World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area -- Aerial operations, New Zealand | World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area -- Aerial operations, AustralianDDC classification: 623.7464
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Volume 8 covers the air battle against the Japanese, and the Bloody Tuesday mission of 2nd November 1943: 5th Air Force B-25 Mitchells and P-38 Lightnings, (including colour schemes of the rarely seen 3rd Bomber Group); RNZAF PV-1 Venturas, including the delivery scheme of US Navy stars-and-bars with "NZ" serials and large Lockheed Vega applied cartoons on the fuselage. Plus, RAAF PV-1 Venturas.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 65).