Ad Hoc Publications
From the cockpit
Fairey Swordfish #10
The tenth in the series and much more content with 208 pages and over 200 photographs many in colour. There are in flight, on deck, and on land pictures with crews, crashes and splashes all pretty good photos considering the era they are from.
For the modellers who have the new Trumpeter Swordfish kit this is a must, for reference there are 14 pages of colour profiles and lots of close up details including cockpit shots all linked together with some thrilling and informative text some humorous and some downright scary from a number of contributors who were there and up close with this Iconic aircraft.
Each squadron that used the plane be it front line or second line is given a mention with locations and lists of the Mks used etc.etc.
A quality production well researched on good paper and a stitched binding so it won't fall apart with the years of use, again a must have book that should be on all enthusiasts wants list.
Available from Hannants Price £19.95
Ted Taylor July 2009