The Battle of Britain

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Psychology Press, 2000 - History - 412 pages
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This is the second volume of the classified history of air defence in Great Britain. Written while World War II was still being fought, the account has an analysis of the defensive tactics of Fighter Command, and attempts a day-by-day analysis of the action as it took place.
  

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Contents

List of Illustrations Maps and Charts
vii
Chronology of Principal Events
xv
GERMAN OPERATIONS
ii
Dispositions and Organisation of the German Air Force
22
Moves of Fighter Squadrons Balloons and Guns
41
SECOND PHASE 818 AUGUST
49
Operations 891011 August
55
Summary of Operations 1112 August
62
Night Operations 1516 August
100
hours 16 August0600 hours 18 August
109
Commentary on Operations from 818 August
119
THIRD PHASE 24 AUGUST6 SEPTEMBER
137
FOURTH PHASE 730 SEPTEMBER
231
THE DECLINE OF THE BATTLE
305
A SURVEY OF THE BATTLE
315
Distribution of German Bomber and Fighter Units 15 August 1940
329

Operations 1213 August
71
August
81

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About the author (2000)

Cox, Head of the Air Historical Branch of the Ministry of Defence.