'Sarkar has interviewed veteran pilots over the years and has drawn upon letters, diaries and family memories... to present this complete first person account of the air battles, bail-outs and crashes' THE DAILY MAIL 'Excellent... essential reading.' SPITFIRE: THE JOURNAL OF THE SPITFIRE SOCIETY --The Journal of the Spitfire
About the Author
Dilip Sarkar has published over thirty books on the Battle of Britain. These include the biography of Douglas Bader, and the Battle of Britain memoir of Brian Lane (as editor). A retired policeman, in 2003 Dilip was made an MBE for services to aviation history, and elected to the Fellowship of the Royal Historical Society in 2006. He lives in Worcester.