Fighter Aircraft by Tim Cooke
  

Synopsis

Fighter Aircraft by Tim Cooke

Explore everything there is to know about the quickest of all military machines, the fighter jet. When it comes to aerial fighting, split seconds make the difference between life and death. This book follows the history of fighters from duelling pilots above the trenches of World War I to modern stealth aircrafts that enter enemy territory at speeds faster than the speed of sound. The Ultimate Military Machines series gives an up-close look at the most powerful weapons and fighting vehicles in the world and explains what makes them so lethal.

About the Author

Tim Cooke is a graduate of Oxford University. He has worked in children's publishing for over 20 years, and has written or contributed to dozens of books on a wide range of subjects. Among his publications as writer or editor are numerous sets about military history, particularly the American Revolution, the Civil War, World Wars I and II, and the Vietnam War. He has also written extensively about general history, both ancient and modern.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Tim Cooke
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

22nd October 2015

ISBN

9780750296717


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