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Hampden Squadrons in Focus

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A lavishly illustrated photo album of the squadrons that went to war in the Handley Page Hampden. As with all In Focus titles, it presents the photos by squadron and includes information boxes on each unit to include code letters, wartime bases, and periods operating the Hampden. There are also four pages of specially commissioned colour profiles.

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Weight (kg)
128 pages
Over 200 b/w photos, illustrated throughout
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In Focus
Mark Postlethwaite

Mark is one of the world's leading aviation artists, with his work hanging in major collections and museums worldwide. He has been a professional aviation artist for over 25 years and during his career has flown in a variety of front line military aircraft including the Harrier, Hawk and Tucano, as well as vintage types such as the BE2c and the FE2b down in New Zealand. He has also contributed to several TV documentaries and even won the top prize on the old TV game show $64,000 Question with Bob Monkhouse answering questions on the Battle of Britain. Mark has produced over 150 cover paintings for Osprey Publishing over the years and in his early career was published by Air Vice Marshal J E 'Johnnie' Johnson's fine art business. He has a broad knowledge of WWII aviation with a particular focus and passion for RAF Bomber Command..

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