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The Resource Be Bold, Air Chief Marshal Sir Frederick Rosier with David Rosier

Be Bold, Air Chief Marshal Sir Frederick Rosier with David Rosier

Label
Be Bold
Title
Be Bold
Statement of responsibility
Air Chief Marshal Sir Frederick Rosier with David Rosier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Towards the end of a long and distinguished career, Sir Fred Rosier was persuaded by his son David to write his autobiography. He did so and the result is an extremely engaging and enlightening account of his life to the end of the Second World War. Starting with his humble beginnings to his time as a prewar fighter pilot on 43 Squadron at Tangmere; seeing action in France with 229 Squadron where he was shot down and burnt; his return as CO of that squadron during the Battle of Britain; taking 229 to the Western Desert, becoming one of two Fighter Wing commanders there; and then being appointed
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1915-1998
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Rosier, Frederick
Dewey number
940.544941092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Rosier, David
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  • Rosier, Frederick
  • Great Britain
  • Fighter pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Be Bold, Air Chief Marshal Sir Frederick Rosier with David Rosier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Appreciation; Introduction; Chapter 1 Growing Up and Learning to Fly; Chapter 2 The World's Finest Flying Club; Chapter 3 A Brief Trip to France; Chapter 4 Sand in My Shoes; Chapter 5 El Alamein and Westwards; Chapter 6 Pre-Invasion Planning and D-Day; Chapter 7 The End is Nigh; Chapter 8 Post-war Service Life; Chapter 9 A New Chapter in the US; Chapter 10 Return to Duty in the UK; Chapter 11 Climbing to the Top; Chapter 12 Fighter Command Finale; Epilogue Life after the RAF; Postscript; Endnotes; Appendix A Aircraft Flown
Control code
ocn876592935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781909808621
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876592935
Label
Be Bold, Air Chief Marshal Sir Frederick Rosier with David Rosier
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Appreciation; Introduction; Chapter 1 Growing Up and Learning to Fly; Chapter 2 The World's Finest Flying Club; Chapter 3 A Brief Trip to France; Chapter 4 Sand in My Shoes; Chapter 5 El Alamein and Westwards; Chapter 6 Pre-Invasion Planning and D-Day; Chapter 7 The End is Nigh; Chapter 8 Post-war Service Life; Chapter 9 A New Chapter in the US; Chapter 10 Return to Duty in the UK; Chapter 11 Climbing to the Top; Chapter 12 Fighter Command Finale; Epilogue Life after the RAF; Postscript; Endnotes; Appendix A Aircraft Flown
Control code
ocn876592935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781909808621
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876592935

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