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Studies in Military and Strategic History

Mick Mannock, Fighter Pilot

Myth, Life and Politics

Authors: Smith, A.

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Mick Mannock, Fighter Pilot is the authoritative life story of Britain and Ireland's most successful fighter pilot of the First World War; a working class hero and staunch socialist who in the skies above the Western Front combined engineering prowess, tactical initiative, and grim determination to become an inspirational squadron commander.

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Adrian Smith is Professor of Modern History at the University of Southampton, UK. His many publications include a history of the early New Statesman, a portrait of his native city Coventry, a study of the Ministry of Defence, and a biography of Admiral Lord Mountbatten. Like Mick Mannock his formative years were spent in Canterbury.

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"Adrian Smith has written an excellent book on one of the Great War's most successful fighter pilots." - The Journal of Military History


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eBook $19.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mick Mannock, Fighter Pilot
Book Subtitle
Myth, Life and Politics
Authors
Series Title
Studies in Military and Strategic History
Copyright
2001
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Adrian Smith
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-28662-7
DOI
10.1057/9780230286627
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-50982-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-41805-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 211
Number of Illustrations and Tables
1 b/w illustrations
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