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Book: Heróis dos Céus

by: Paulo R Castro [ ARMOUREDSPRUE ]

This book covers the entire campaign of the 1st Brazilian Fighter Squadron during the Worl War II in the Italy theatre of operations in 1944 - 45.
With 304 pages full of excellent quality pictures (29 pages with color pictures) all commented by formers pilots of that unit, Major-Brigadeiro-do-Ar (Ref) Rui Moreira Lima and Major-Brigadeiro-do-Ar (Ref) José Rebelo Meira de Vasconcelos.

 

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The pictures covers the group actions from its very beginning at Brazil, following its trainning in Aguadulce - Panama and finally its actions on Italy. The pictures show the pilots, their day living and their actions, and also their machines the P-47 Thunderbolt. It´s undoubtelly a must for all modelers, that would like to know a little more about the history of the military brazilian aviation. This book marks the anniversary of the 60 years of the Group creation.

To acquire you must have to contact the editors at:

Action Editora
Av. das Américas, 3333 sala 817
Barra da Tijuca - Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22631-003
Tel/Fax: (21) 3325-7229

All texts are in portuguese, no english captions.
SUMMARY
Percentage Rating
80%
  Scale: Other
  Mfg. ID: 8585654171
  Suggested Retail: R$120,00 a
  PUBLISHED: Feb 07, 2004
  NATIONALITY: United States
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 78.00%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 80.00%

About Paulo R Castro (ArmouredSprue)
FROM: SOUTH AUSTRALIA, AUSTRALIA

I'm a 43 years old modeller originally from Brazil but now living in the beautiful Adelaide South Australia, and I like to build 1/35th military vehicles, both tanks and AFV and jeeps and trucks. I also enjoy building planes in 1/72, most WWII. Feel free to contact me by e-mail: armouredsprue@gmai...

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