Zeppelin L33, A Night to Remember, by Geoff Gonella

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Zeppelin L33, A Night to Remember, by Geoff Gonella
Zeppelin L33, A Night to Remember, by Geoff Gonella

Published by The Wigboroughs Community Group in 2016, 60 pages. Rectangular paperback - c.21cm by 14.5cm (N6724X1)

Ilustrated throughout with several small photographs, this short book provides a fascinsting brief account of the crash landing of a Zeppelin in Essex during the First World War. Beginning with an overview of the Zeppelin aircraft and their use during the war, the book then goes onto examine the events surrounding the fate of Zeppelin L33. Sections in the book include:

The Zeppelin Story
The Zeppelin at war
A typical Zeppelin and life aboard it
The Home Front and the Fear Factor
Life as an Air Defence pilot
Pilots Warneford, Lessor and Leefe Robinson
British countermeasures
German innovations
The L33
The Flight
Attack by a British night fighter
Impact
Police action
Army action and the Prisoners' fate
The wreckage
Souvenirs
Postscript
WW1 Airship Facts And Figures


Condition of the book is generally very good. The covers are clean and bright, the spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. There is a small price sticker on the rear side cover.
Condition New