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Here is an unprecendented collection of the unique art that graced military aircraft in World War II and the Korean War. Applied by amateurs or professional artists like Vargas and Brinkman, the art typically featured alluring women whose charms belied the deadly cargo the crew hoped to deliver to its targets. Hundreds of examples are shown in a combination of archival photos from the wars and current photos of artwork in museum collections. Fully captioned with aircraft type and unit assignment.

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The unique art that graced military aircraft in World War II and the Korean

Product Details

ISBN:
9780760312087
Manufactured:
Motorbooks International
Publisher:
Zenith Press
Manufactured by:
Motorbooks International
Manufactured:
Motorbooks International
Author:
Valant, Gary
Author:
Motorbooks International
Author:
Valant, Gary M.
Location:
St. Paul, MN
Subject:
Aviation - General
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Airplanes, military
Subject:
Automotive - General
Subject:
Antique and classic aircraft
Subject:
Military - Aviation
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Motorbooks Classic
Series Volume:
1083
Publication Date:
20020131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW Ill: 760 - Color Ill: 120
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
11.97x10.41x.54 in. 2.69 lbs.

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