This book is about the interiors of Japanese Army and Navy aircraft flown during the Second World War. It is a detailed survey covering crew stations, instrumentation and other equipment commonly associated within the interior of military aircraft. For quick reference, each aircraft discussed is shown by at least one external overall photograph. Interior colors are also shown and discussed. This is the only English language book of its type in-print today. Fighters, night fighters, jet and rocket special attack aircraft, bombers, reconnaissance aircraft and seaplanes of the Imperial Army and Navy are fully covered.
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Robert C. Mikesh was the former Senior Curator for Aeronautics with the National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, until his retirement. He had been with the museum for twenty-one years. Mr. Mikesh also served as a commissioned officer pilot with the USAF accumulating over 9,000 hours of flight time. He has flown combat missions over North Korea and Vietnam. Mr. Mikesh is the author of 23 books and has written extensively about Japanese aviation history.
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Book Description Monogram Aviation Publications, Sturbridge, MA, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. First printing of first edition. Book and unclipped dust jacket are in fine, As New, gift-giving condition, crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. A detailed, spec-heavy survey of the interiors of prominent Japanese military aircraft from World War II. Large 4o. 328 pp. including index. In protective Mylar. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U.S. Bookseller Inventory # 85844
Book Description Monogram Aviation Publications. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 0914144618 Very Good Minus in a Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Clean jacket with no tears (Now fitted with a new, Brodart jacket protector); Very light overall wear to the boards, but with a scuff to the top of spine; Unblemished textblock edges; Endpapers and all text pages are bright and unmarked; Binding is excellent with a straight spine; This book will be stored and delivered in a sturdy cardboard box with foam padding; Medium Format (8.5 9.75 tall); Large-Format; Red dust jacket with cockpit photo, and title in gold lettering; 2001, Monogram Aviation Publications; 328 pages; "Japanese Aircraft Interiors 1940-1945," by Robert C. Mikesh. Bookseller Inventory # SKU-S8001007135
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