octavo, 383pp. Text in French and English. Preface by Pierre Clostermann. Over 150 metal squadron badges, cloth badges and insignia, and records of these squadrons. With over 1,100 photographs and illustrations in color and black and white. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Les Insignes de l'Aeronautique Militaire ...
Publisher: (2002) Indo Editions,
Binding: blue pictorial heavy wrappers.
Edition: First Edition..
Book Description Paris Indo Editions 2002, 2002. in-quarto, 383 pp., nombreuses illustrations dans le texte, br Bon état. Bookseller Inventory # 27857
Book Description (2002) Indo Editions,, (Paris):, 2002. First Edition.. quarto, (384)pp. With a preface by Pierre Clostermann. Extensively illustrated in black and white and in color. This book is an enormous and comprehensive guide to all the badges issued by the French Air Services to the end of the First World War and, as such, is a major tribute to the pioneers of French aviation. The first 220 pages give exhaustive history and information on each of the awards. Together with information on the badges, there is a detailed mini history of each of the squadrons. All the awards are then illustrated in full color in the last third of the book pictorial blue flexible boards. Bookseller Inventory # 18063