Biggles of the Fighter Squadron by W. E. Johns
  

Biggles of the Fighter Squadron

Written by W. E. Johns
Part of the Biggles Series

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Well into the later stages of the First World War, Biggles and his fellow flyers are struggling to maintain supremacy over the enemy pilots determined to shoot them down. Join cult hero and flying ace, Squadron Leader James Bigglesworth on another action packed adventure!

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Biggles of the Fighter Squadron by W. E. Johns

Peril in the skies! In this game of cunning, Biggles and his comrades must use all their wit and skill to stay ahead of the fight against the German air force but will Biggles' daring and bold schemes keep them alive in such treacherous skies?


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About the Author

Captain W. E. Johns was born in Hertfordshire in 1893. He flew with the Royal Flying Corps in the First World War and made a daring escape from a German prison camp in 1918. Between the wars he edited Flying and Popular Flying and became a writer for the Ministry of Defence. The First Biggles story, Biggles the Camels are Coming was published in 1932, and W. E. Johns went on to write a staggering 102 Biggles titles before his death in 1968.

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Format

Paperback
320 pages

Author

W. E. Johns
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Publisher

Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

27th February 2014

ISBN

9781782950288

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