Tuesday, March 07, 2006

The Battle of Britain: A beginner's guide

From July to September 1940, Hitler sent waves of bombers and their escorts across the Channel to Britain, to soften it up before the proposed German invasion. In the event, 'the Few' – the brave young RAF pilots in their Spitfires and Hurricanes – convinced the Nazis to go elsewhere.
Here you will find websites, books, films, museums and other sources that you can use to find out more about – and get some idea of the experience of – the Battle of Britain.


Post a Comment

<< Home