A Centennial Perspective on Great War Airplanes Series #8.
This book describes and illustrates the three German Fighter Competitions of 1918 and expands on that to tell the larger story of German fighter development in the last year of WWI. The fighter competitions and fighter development are discussed in the context of Germany's strategic situation and the evolving combat environment with text, 215 rare, period photographs, 10 color photographs, and 65 color profiles.
Includes 1/48 scale drawings of nine fighters (the Aviatik D.VI & D.VII, Daimler L 11, Fokker V29, Kondor D.II, D.VI, and E.III/IIIa, SSW D.VI, and Zeppelin D.I).
Aeronaut Books, softcover, 166 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., Black-and-White and Color photographs and illustrations.