DOWDING of FIGHTER COMMAND

Victor of the Battle of Britain

Multi-signed by RAF Battle of Britain Aircrew

  • Price: £ 85

Signed on the title page by

Wing Commander Peter Ayerst
Group Captain Byron Duckenfield
Wing Commander Bob Doe

Special Edition Bookplate signed by 11 Battle of Britain Aircrew

Len Davies ~ Nigel Kemp
HM Pinfold ~ Jack Rose
‘Grumpy’ Unwin ~ 
‘Stapme’ Stapleton
Peter Brown ~ Bob Foster

Frederick Barker ~ Paddy Barthropp

John Freeborn

Grub Street First Edition 2008.  320 pages and well illustrated with photographs.

Mint condition hardback book and dustjacket. As new.

This is the first complete biography of Dowding and comprehensively evaluates his exceptional career.  Soldier, pilot, wireless pioneer, squadron commander, spiritualist, champion skier, creator of the first radar-based air defence system and steadfast leadership during Britain’s ‘Darkest Hour’ mark Dowding out as a truly great man.

An excellent collection of signatures in a well researched and important book.