B-29 Superfortress Units of the Korean War

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Release date: 2012-12-20

Description

This book is the story of a majestic bomber of the propeller era flying perilous combat missions against a sleek, nimble warplane of the jet age, the Soviet MiG-15. A very heavy bomber and a sky giant during World War 2, at that time the B-29 was the most advanced combat aircraft in the world. By the time North Korea attacked its southern neighbour in 1950, the B-29 had been reclassified a medium bomber. Many of its crew members had fought their war and settled down to raise families and begin careers only to be recalled to fight another war on a distant Asian peninsula.

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Additional Information

Genre: Korea

Collection: Osprey Publishing

Type: EPub

Pages: 96

ISBN: 9781782008361

Additional Information

Genre: Korea

Collection: Osprey Publishing

Type: EPub

Pages: 96

ISBN: 9781782008361

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