An authoritative history of the Ju 52/3m, the Luftwaffe's 'unsung', yet crucial, workhorse, which will appeal to all enthusiasts of the air war in World War 2.
War and Peace /Spanish Skies /'Whether men, fuel, bombs or bread' /Attack in the North /Attack in the West /Powder Keg /Appendices /Colour Plates Commentary /Sources and Bibliography /Index
Robert Forsyth has studied the history and operations of the Luftwaffe and has contributed many books on the subject for Osprey, including Jagdverband 44 and Jagdgeschwader 7 `Nowotny' (Aviation Elite Units), Fw 190 Sturmboecke vs B-17 Flying Fortress (Duel),Aces of the Legion Condor and Luftwaffe Viermot Aces 1942-45 (Aircraft of the Aces) and Me 262 Bomber and Reconnaissance Units (Combat Aircraft). He works in publishing, having founded Classic Publications and the imprint Tattered Flag Press. Jim Laurier is a native of New England and lives in New Hampshire. He attended Paier School of Art in Hamden, Connecticut, from 1974-78, and since graduating with Honours, he has been working professionally in the field of Fine Art and Illustration. He has been commissioned to paint for the US Air Force and has aviation paintings on permanent display at the Pentagon.