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  • Hardcover
  • 304
  • Last of the Few
  • Max Arthur
  • English
  • 10 April 2018
  • 9780753522271

10 thoughts on “Last of the Few

  1. says:

    If you like military history this is a very remarkable book It is not a narrative history From cover to cover it consists of long and short 1st person uotes from RAF pilots recounting missions they flew during the 4 5 month long Battle of Bri

  2. says:

    This book is good for even people not into military history due to its readability and easily digestible presentation I loved this book and was thrilled to read firsthand accounts of RAF pilots and not just the British ones either So

  3. says:

    This was an awesome collection of first hand accounts from British Canadian and Polish pilots during the Battle of Britain This book uses personal recollections to show what it was actually like to train for the RAF and its counterparts and then to fight the Luftwaffe during the attacks in France and Britain Each narrative is short and sweet

  4. says:

    It was an interesting read but very fragmented This book tells the story of the pilots in the Battle of Britain mostly from the British side However each section is very short so you keep coming back to the same pilots words at different times This fragmentation of voices makes it hard to read but does provide many interesting st

  5. says:

    This is not a book you sit down and read cover to cover There is no story line just 2 3 paragraphs per pilot written about their circumstances or a particular flight Interesting in a historical anecdotal way

  6. says:

    Excellent account of this historic stand as told by those who took part I appreciated that there were accounts from both British and German fighters One of the few books I would consider reading again

  7. says:

    Last of the Few really opened my eyes to the sacrifice the British airmen made during the Battle of Britain Thank you Max Arthur for writing such an important segment of history

  8. says:

    uick read Great that Sgt Lambert could get his story down for future generationsSad to see WWII vets disappearing from the scene that

  9. says:

    This is blunt well done oral history simply presented without pointless elaboration or superfluous historical commentary by the author Even as their present day numbers dwindle to nothing Max Arthur has acuired and preserved survivors’ personal accounts of the ferocious critical air battle over Great Britain that followed the fall of France in May 1940 Nationalities of the narrators include not just Brits but also refu

  10. says:

    There was a time before America entered World War II when the British fought absolutely alone France and the rest of Europe was gone Hitler had crushed all other opposition the Russians were in a pact with the Nazi's and the British army had been evacuated from Dunkirk leaving almost all of their euipment behind Hitler was planning to invade Britain to end the war in the west he would then no doubt have crushed Russia The only

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Last of the Few

Depended on the outcome of that summer's battleBritain's air defences were badly battered and nearly broken but against all odds 'The Few' as they came to be known bought Britain's freedom many with their livesThese are the personal accounts of the pilots who fought and survived that battle We will not see their like again. Last of the Few really opened my eyes to the sacrifice the British airmen made during the Battle of Britain Thank you Max Arthur for writing such an important segment of history I Love You Almost Always defences were badly battered and nearly broken but against all odds 'The Few' as they came to be known bought Britain's freedom many with their livesThese are the personal accounts of the pilots who fought and survived that battle We will not see their like again. Last of the Few really opened my eyes to the sacrifice the British airmen made Gloom Town during the Battle of Britain Thank you Max Arthur for writing such an important segment of history

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Summer German bombers pounded the RAF air bases in the southern counties Greatly outnumbered by the Luftwaffe the pilots of RAF Fighter Command scrambled as many as five times a day and civilians watched skies criss crossed with the contrails from the constant dogfights between Spitfires and Me 109s Britain's very freedom. This is not a book you sit down and read cover to cover There is no story line just 2 3 paragraphs per pilot written about their circumstances or a particular flight Interesting in a hist

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After the fall of France in May 1940 the British Expeditionary Force was miraculously evacuated from Dunkirk Britain now stood alone to face Hitler's inevitable invasion attemptFor the German Army to be landed across the Channel Hitler needed mastery of the skies the RAF would have to be broken so every day throughout the. If you like military history this is a very remarkable book It is not a narrative history From cover to cover it consists of long and short 1st person uotes from RAF pilots recounting mis Fabriuer sa lessive son dentifrice son shampoing ses produits d'entretien day throughout the. If you like military history this is a very remarkable book It is not a narrative history From cover to cover it consists of long and short 1st person uotes from RAF pilots recounting mis


About the Author: Max Arthur

Max Arthur is an author who specialises in first hand recollections of historical events He has worked closely with the Imperial War Museum to bring together two books in the Forgotten Voices series Forgotten Voices of the Great War and Forgotten Voices of the Second World War Prior to becoming a writer he served with the Royal Air Force and for some years was an actor