A Centennial Perspective on Great War Airplanes Series #7.
This book describes and illustrates Germany's Triplane Craze of 1917 with more than 145 rare, contemporary photographs, 9 color photographs, 44 color profiles, performance specifications and production data.
The origins of German triplane and multiplane fighter designs are discussed in the context of the evolving combat environment. Scale drawings of five fighters (the Aviatik 30.24, Brandenburg L 16, Fokker V8, Friedrichshafen FF54, and the Schütte-Lanz Dr. I) to 1/48 scale are included in the book's 102 pages. Aeronaut Books, softcover, 102 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., Black-and-White and Color photographs, color profiles.