Augsburg Eagle. The Story of the Messerschmitt 109.

Garden City: Doubleday and Company, Inc., (1971),

First Edition. quarto, black cloth in pictorial dust jacket. 128pp. Doubleday and Company, Inc., Item #18936

A comprehensive study of the background, development, technical evolution and operations career of this fighter from the Augsburg-Haunstetten drawing boards of 1933 to the Spanish Civil War, its use in combat for the last time in the late 1940s by the State of Israel, and its phase out in 1967. Extensively illusted with color and black and white photographs of aircraft and their emblems, and drawings. Index. Jacket is not price clipped but has slight wear and two tiny smudges. Book with a scuff to cover and small spot on front endpaper.

Price: $30.00

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