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Compared to the RAF s Fighter and Bomber Commands, the Desert Air Force (DAF) is far less well known, yet its achievements were spectacular.DAF led the way in North Africa and Italy in pioneering new tactics in close Army-Air Force cooperation on the battlefield, DAF and Allied air forces gave Allied armies in North Africa and Italy a decisive cutting edge.While the Axis ...more
Hardcover, 223 pages
Published June 19th 2014 by Pen & Sword Books (first published April 30th 2014)
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Evans relates the large-scale accomplishments of the Royal Air Force in the Cyrenaica, Sicilian, and Italian campaigns in World War II. His matter-of-fact style, presents the Desert Air Force’s (DAF) campaigns in a chronological, military style order. I would suggest that this book is for the military aficionado—clearly not for the casual reader. It’s a dry recitation, laced with a few personal tidbits.

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Bryn Evans writes of the untold personal stories of history, as well as across a wide range of other genres, including sport, travel, and fiction. His work has been widely published, and in fiction gained a Second Prize in the Catherine Cookson Short Story Competition, plus other awards.

Bryn is the author of With the 'East Surreys in Tunisia, Sicily and Italy 1942 – 1945' (2012), and 'The Decisiv
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