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SPAD XIII vs. Fokker D VII

Jon Guttman

SPAD XIII vs. Fokker D VII

Western Front 1918

by Jon Guttman

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Published by Osprey, [Distributed by] Random House Distribution Center in Oxford, New York, NY, Westminster, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spad (Fighter planes),
  • Fokker D.VII (Fighter plane),
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, French,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, American,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, German,
  • Fighter pilots -- France -- History,
  • Fighter pilots -- United States -- History,
  • Fighter pilots -- Germany -- History,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-79) and index.

    Other titlesSPAD XIII versus Fokker D VII
    StatementJon Guttman.
    SeriesDuel -- 17, Duel (Oxford, England) -- 17.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG1242.F5 G878 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23713569M
    ISBN 101846034329
    ISBN 109781846034329
    LC Control Number2009278749


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SPAD XIII vs. Fokker D VII by Jon Guttman Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is the gripping story of two of the best fighters produced in World War I as they duelled in the skies above the trenches in the closing months of the war. The Fokker D VII earned a reputation as the most formidable fighter of the war, yet the SPAD XIII's greater speed, especially in a dive, and its outstanding durability proved a fearsome rival.

Never before published artwork, including. Editorial Reviews. SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII is the gripping story of two of the best fighters produced in World War I-the SPAD XIII and the Fokker D-VII-as they dueled in the skies above the trenches in the closing months of the : Bloomsbury USA.

Having established its SPAD VII as the most effective French fighter ofthe Societé Pour l'Aviation at ses Dérivés strove to improve the model with a hp Hispano Suiza 8B engine and two machine guns. Despite initial teething troubles with the new engine, by mid the SPAD XIII had taken its place as the principal fighter of both France and the US/5(9).

As with other series titles, SPAD XIII Vs FOKKER D VII, WESTERN FRONT examines the Technical Development and Background of each fighter, the Training received by Spad and Fokker pilots, the Strategic Situation when the aircraft came into use, Combats fought between the two, Stats and Analysis and so on/5.

“SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII is the gripping story of two of the best fighters produced in World War I-the SPAD XIII and the Fokker D-VII-as they dueled in the skies above the trenches in the closing months of the war.

Never before published artwork, including fascinating cockpit illustrations, reveal several dramatic clashes between the two /5(11). This is the Spad XIII Vs Fokker D VII Military History Book by Osprey Publishing. Spad XIII Vs Fokker D VII. This is the Spad XIII Vs Fokker D VII Military History Book by Osprey Publishing.

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Never before published artwork, including fascinating cockpit illustrations, reveal several dramatic clashes between the two foes /5(9). Contains more than historic photos and of the highest quality 3D rendersThe Fokker was a German World War I fighter aircraft designed by Reinhold Platz of the Fokker-Flugzeugwerke.

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Meanwhile, the German quest for a successor for their structurally flawed Albatros D V finally bore fruit with the Fokker D VII. Entering combat in Maythis plane earned a reputation as the most formidable fighter of the war, yet the SPAD XIII's greater speed, especially in a dive, and its outstanding durability, proved a fearsome rival.

Here is an air to air video of Memorial Flight's Fokker being chased by our Spad XIII. More SPAD XIII vs. Fokker D VII book on our aircrafts on our website:   A thorough look inside the box on Eduard's Dawn Patrol limited edition boxing, part of the Eduart series.

This review looks quite closely at the contents of what I consider to be a kit with real. Other Osprey Duel series titles relating to WW I aircraft: SE 5a vs Albatros D V: Western Front (Duel) SPAD XIII vs.

Fokker D VII: Western Front (Duel) Sopwith Camel vs Fokker Dr I: Western Front (Duel). and. DH 2 vs Albatros D I/D II: Western Front (Duel) The latest title is/5(9).

SPAD XIII vs FOKKER D VII: Western Front SE 5A vs ALBATROS D V: Western Front by Jon Guttman, Osprey, Colchester, England,$ Jon Guttman parlays his knowledge of World War I aviation with photographs and some remarkable illustrations in these two works for connoisseurs of warplanes of the Great War.

Something interesting is that the Fokker DVIIF could climb STEEPER than the SPAD 13 but the SPAD could climb as FAST as the Fokke If that is right that is a definite advantage for the SPAD in general terms: if you are trying to intercept a plane trying to avoid you heading away above and in front of you, you have to close in both vertical and.

"SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII is the gripping story of two of the best fighters produced in World War I-the SPAD XIII and the Fokker D-VII-as they dueled in the skies above the trenches in the closing.

Buy Spad XIII Vs. Fokker D VII: Western Front (Duel) by Jon Guttman, Jim Laurier, Mark Postlethwaite, Harry Dempsey (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. From "SPAD XII vs. Fokker DVII" by Jon Guttman.

SPAD XVII Engine: hp Hispano-Suiza 8Fb Maximum Speed (kmh): 1km: n/a 2km: 3km: 4km: 5km: Climb to: 1km: n/a 2km: 5 min, 24 seconds 3km: 8 min, 20 seconds 4km: 12 min, 32 seconds 5km: 17 min, 21 seconds.

I would supply the Fokker climb data from the same book. “SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII is the gripping story of two of the best fighters produced in World War I-the SPAD XIII and the Fokker D-VII-as they dueled in the skies above the trenches in the closing months of the war.

Never before published artwork, including fascinating cockpit illustrations, reveal several dramatic clashes between the two /5(11). Two of the world’s most famous fighters—the Sopwith Camel and Fokker triplane—are arguably the most overrated. German Lieutenant Lothar von Richthofen, younger brother of Manfred, the celebrated “Red Baron,” peered over the cockpit of his Fokker spotting a mixed flight of British Sopwith F.1 Camel fighters and Bristol F.2b two-seaters soaring over the cratered battlefields of France.

The Germans flew the Fokker DVII, a very advanced design from one of the most talented Dutch designers to ever sit at a drawing board. The French advanced the SPAD, the British the SE The Americans flew both the SPAD and SE-5, building a respectable number of the latter.

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Category: Fighter pilots. Home» Reference» SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII, Western Front Reference Details for SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII, Western Front When originally conceived, the French SPAD VII and German Albatros D II represented steps away from an emphasis on manoeuvre in aerial combat in favour of speed and durability.

At the end ofhowever, Albatros tried to have the best of both worlds. The result combined the better downward view and manoeuvrability of the Nieuport with the power and twin machine guns of the Albatros D II. At Price: $ Duel Series 99 primary works • 99 total works Duel is an innovative series from Osprey that conveys a complete picture of machine-on-machine action from design and development through to combat, with a thorough analysis of all the human, tactical and technical elements which ultimately decided who triumphed in clashes of men and their war.

This book details the exploits of the pilots who flew the hugely successful SPAD XIII and the trickier SPAD XII. Built in response to the combat inadequacies of the SPAD VII, the XIII first entered service with the French Aviation Militaire in late /5(2).

As Jon Guttman wrote in his "Duel" book about the Spad XIII vs. the Fokker : "The other principal complaint against the Spad XIII, by French and American pilots alike, concerned the unreliability of the Hispano-Suiza 8b engine, with its failure-prone spur reduction gear.

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This is the Spad XIII Vs Fokker D VII Military History Book by Osprey Publishing. The first of two volumes on SPAD aces, this book tells the whole story from the ace perspective.

By the time production of the SPAD VII ended in the final months ofaround examples had been built, and Allied aces on every front had enjoyed success with the type. As new. quarto, pictorial heavy paper wrappers. Seller Inventory # 17 Osprey Publications Spad XIII VS Fokker D VII.

We use cookies to give you a great and free experience on our website. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. SPAD XIII VS FOKKER D VII: WESTERN FRONT (DUEL) By Jon Guttman **Mint** $ Free shipping. Duel: Sopwith Camel vs Fokker Dr I Western Front Like New: A book that looks new but has been read.

Cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket Seller Rating: % positive. SPAD XIII VS FOKKER D VII, Guttman, Jon, Osprey,new, soft cover, see photo, Western Frontcockpit illustrations, reveal several dramatic clashes from the two foes, first hand accounts from the pilots color illustrations, 80 pgs.

$ "SPAD XIII vs Fokker D VII is the gripping story of two of the best fighters produced in World War I-the SPAD XIII and the Fokker D-VII-as they dueled in the skies above the trenches in the closing months of the war. Never before published artwork, including fascinating cockpit illustrations, reveal several dramatic clashes between the two foes.

Check This Link ?book=   Another Osprey book in the traditional "vs" style, this book is yet another that I find quite interesting. The two types (SPAD XIII and Fokker ), are compared in several areas, weaponry, agility, speed, horsepower, etc. so that a reasonable comparison can be drawn between the two, weighing the pro's and con's of one against the other.

Meanwhile, the German quest for a successor for their structurally flawed Albatros D V finally bore fruit with the Fokker D VII. Entering combat in Maythis plane earned a reputation as the most formidable fighter of the war, yet the SPAD XIII's greater speed, especially in a dive, and its outstanding durability, proved a fearsome : Jon Guttman; Jim Laurier; Mark Postlethwaite.

This book details the exploits of the pilots who flew the hugely successful SPAD XIII and the trickier SPAD XII. Built in response to the combat inadequacies of the SPAD VII, the XIII first entered service with the French Aviation Militaire in late /5(8). Looking for books by Jon Guttman.

See all books authored by Jon Guttman, including SE 5a vs Albatros D V: World War Iand SPAD XIII vs. Fokker D VII: Western Frontand more on   Regarded as Germany's finest fighter of World War 1 (), the Fokker actually had a short wartime career as a late-war development introduced in Pilots praised the aircraft's handling and ease-of-operation when compared to other types available.

The aircraft went on to stock squadrons of both the German Air Service. The Duel book series by multiple authors includes books P Mustang vs Fw EuropeSherman Firefly vs Tiger: NormandyU-boats vs Destroyer Escorts: The Battle of the Atlantic, and several more.

See the complete Duel series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Zeppelin vs British Home Defence by Jon Guttman, Jim Laurier (Illustrator) this book tells the fascinating story of Britain's first Blitz, from the airships who terrorized the public to the men who sought to defend the skies.

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Fokker D VII by Jim Laurier, Mark Postlethwaite from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: O Fokker ou Fokker D-7 foi um caça alemão fabricado ao final da Primeira Guerra Mundial pela empresa holandesa é considerado por muitos como o melhor caça biplano da Primeira Guerra Mundial.

Seu maior rival era o caça francês Spad Fokker é um biplano com potência de um motor a pistão B.M.W III de kW com seis cilindros em linha, velocidade máxima de