ISBN 9780099938200,Biggles Learns To Fly

Biggles Learns To Fly

Author:

W E Johns

Publisher:

Random House

Rs299

Publisher

Random House

Publication Year 2003
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780099938200

ISBN-10 0099938200
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 208 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

War stories

He tilted the machine on to its side, holding up his nose with the throttle, and commenced to slip wing-tip first towards the ground. Whether he was over British or German territory he neither knew nor cared; he had to get on to the ground or be burnt alive.

This is the story of the very beginning - of the Air Service and of Biggles. It's the First World War and Biggles is just 17; the planes are primitive; combat tactics are non-existent; and pilots and their gunners communicate by hand signals and have no contact with the ground. This is where Biggles learns his craft and finds he has a certain aptitude for flying in battle...
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