From Biplane to Spitfire (Hardback)
The Life of Air Chief Marshal Sir Geoffrey Salmond KCB RCMC DSO
(click here for international delivery rates)
Order within the next 5 hours, 40 minutes to get your order processed the next working day!
Need a currency converter? Check XE.com for live rates
|Other formats available||Price|
|From Biplane to Spitfire Paperback Add to Basket||£12.00|
|From Biplane to Spitfire ePub (6.1 MB) Add to Basket||£4.99|
|From Biplane to Spitfire Kindle (8.9 MB) Add to Basket||£4.99|
Air Chief Marshal Sir Geoffrey Salmond and his brother Jack joined the Royal Flying Corps during the Great War. Both were to have a major influence on the development of the RAF in the 1920s and 1930s, in particular Geoffrey who became one of the original pioneers of high speed flight. Extraordinarily, both brothers rose to become Chiefs of the Air Staff in the 1930s. Without Sir Geoffrey SalmondÕs vision the RAF would almost certainly not had the Spitfire and the result of the Battle of Britain would surely have been very different.
Read the full review hereBattle of Britain Memorial Trust