Vickers Wellington Manual: 1936-1953 (all Marks And Models) by Iain MurrayVickers Wellington Manual: 1936-1953 (all Marks And Models) by Iain Murray

Vickers Wellington Manual: 1936-1953 (all Marks And Models)

byIain Murray

Paperback | May 15, 2016

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The twin-engine Vickers Wellington was one of the outstanding RAF bomber aircraft of the Second World War, as well as a capable maritime patrol aircraft and submarine hunter with Coastal Command. Centrepiece of this manual is Wellington Mk Ia, N2980, 'R' for Robert, one of only two surviving examples of the Wellington in the world and restored to display condition at the Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey. Iain Murray gives a fascinating insight into operating, flying and maintaining Barnes Wallis's geodetic wonder with the help of many rarely seen photographs and technical illustrations.

Dr Iain Murray is a lecturer in the School of Computing at the University of Dundee. Iain recently acted as a consultant for the ITV drama series Foyle's War, which featured an episode set around a group working on the ‘bouncing bomb'. He lives in Dundee.
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Title:Vickers Wellington Manual: 1936-1953 (all Marks And Models)Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10.5 × 8.25 × 0.5 inPublished:May 15, 2016Publisher:Haynes Publishing UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0857338633

ISBN - 13:9780857338631

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