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The Big Show The Classic Account of WWII Aerial Combat'THE BIG SHOW is as close as you'll ever get to fighting for your life from the cockpit of a Spitfire or Typhoon Perhaps the most viscerally exciting book ever written by a fighter pilot' Rowland WhitePierre Clostermann DFC was one of the oustanding Allied aces of the Second World War A Frenchman who flew with the RAF he survived over 420 operational sorties shooting down scores of enemy aircr This is a very well written and interesting account of flying during the second WW with a lot of detail and information about flying training fighting and an awful lot of dying You almost become numb to the numbers of people being killed flying difficult missions and it's amazing that the author survived despite many close callsThere's uite a lot of detail about the aircraft being flown and fought against the level of which for me at least is pretty much spot onI've enjoyed doesn't seem like the right terminology somehow various books in this genre but this has been the one I've enjoyed the most and the one I'd be most likely to recommend to othersIt just reinforces what an amazing period of history to have lived through from any perspective And a scary one

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The Big Show doc Õ reader ↠ [PDF / Epub] ☆ The Big Show: The Classic Account of WWII Aerial Combat By Pierre Clostermann – Danpashley.co.uk 'THE BIG SHOW is as close as you'll ever get to fighting for your life from the cockpit of a Spitfire or Typhoon Perhaps the most viscerally exciting book ever written by a fighter pilot' Rowland WhiAft while friends and comrades lost their lives in the deadly skies above EuropeTHE BIG SHOW his extraordinary account of the war has been described as the greatest pilot's memoir of WWII ‘A truly remarkable bookthe most gripping descriptions of aerial combat I have ever read’ New York Times‘A thrilling readranks among the finest accounts of war’ Guardian‘A magnificent story’ Daily Clostermann’s autobiography is one of the very greatest combat aviation memoirs alternatively heartfelt vivid and visceral Alas this Kindle edition is not the complete and unabridged version and contains multiple typesetting errors hence docking it one star

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Telegraph‘A classicgripping ripping full of action’ Economist‘Vividly captures the spirit of air combat’ The Times'The relentlessness of the flying is extraordinary and the casual loss of life chilling It really is one of the very best war memoirs ever written exhilarating exciting deeply moving and a book that lingers in the mind long after the last page has been turned' James Hollan By surprise I mean the approach taken and I had missed the writer was a Free French Pilot within the RAF Thoroughly enjoyed and I do not want to use too many cliches but 'in the cockpit' 'felt the fear the adrenaline and the excitement' would not be unfair to sayThis really is a different view and I will no doubt read this one again