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The World's Great Aircraft Carriers
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Antony Preston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Thunder Bay Press (CA)

A guide to aircraft carriers that include photographs, cutaway drawings, accounts of battle from World WarII and modern carriers.
The world's great aircraft carriers
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Antony Preston
Categories: Air warfare
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

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Aircraft Carriers
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Chris Bishop, Christopher Chant
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The World's Greatest Aircraft Carriers
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: David Ross
Categories: Aircraft carriers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10 - Publisher:

On 9 May 1912 the first airplane take-off from a ship was made from the deck of the HMS Hibernia. In July 1918, seven Sopwith Camels launched from the converted battlecruiser HMS Furious damaged the German airbase at T√łnder and destroyed two zeppelins. The age of the carrier was born.
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Aircraft Carriers and Naval Aircraft
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Bernard Ireland, Francis Crosby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-21 - Publisher: Lorenz Books

An illustrated history of aircraft carriers and the naval aircraft that launch from them, from the first airships and zeppelins to today's modern warships and jets.