London 1917-18: The Bomber Blitz (Paperback)
The Bomber Blitz
Osprey Publishing (UK), 9781846036828, 96pp.
Publication Date: October 19, 2010
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Praise For London 1917-18: The Bomber Blitz…
"This book is the companion to the 2008 Campaign title London 1914–17 ... [it] tells the story of the Gotha and the massive Staaken ‘Giant’ bomber raids against London, the first bomber blitz. These raids were attempts at destroying British morale, especially for those living in the capital. As a result, London quickly overhauled its defenses providing the basis for Britons’ defense during World War II."
- www.mataka.org (October 2010)
"Ian Castle takes us through these raids with precise information on not only the aircraft involved, but also the flight path of each one and where each bomb was dropped. It is this level of detail that ... makes this book such a superb read." - Scott Van Aken, Modeling Madness (November 2010)
"...provides a fine, in-depth survey of the strategies and results of the bomber blitz in London during World War I. Military and British history are illustrated with color battle scenes, maps, and modern photos to enhance a collection perfect for any military collection." - The Midwest Book Review