The Battle of Britain (The Ladybird Expert) (UK Edition)

October 30, 2020
The Battle of Britain (The Ladybird Expert) (UK Edition)

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Battle ofBritain is an accessible, insightful and authoritative accountof the most famous aerial battle in history.Historian, author and broadcaster James Holland draws on thelatest research and interviews with participants to bring colour,detail and a fresh perspective to the story.Inside, you'll discover how tactics, organisation and newtechnologies were brought to bear, about the different challengesfaced by both the RAF and the Luftwaffe, and, above all, the skill,bravery and endurance of the airmen engaged in a contest that wasof critical importance to the outcome of the war.Written by the leading lights and most outstanding communicatorsin their fields, the Ladybird Expert books provide clear,accessible and authoritative introductions to subjects drawn fromscience, history and culture.Other books currently available in the Ladybird Expert seriesinclude:· Climate Change· Quantum Mechanics· Evolution· ShackletonFor an adult readership, the Ladybird Expert series is producedin the same iconic small hardback format pioneered by the originalLadybirds. Each beautifully illustrated book features the first newillustrations produced in the original Ladybird style for nearlyforty years.