Straight Down!

Book Description
This story, which has largely been ignored by historians, charts the development of the North American A-36 dive-bomber, the training of its young pilots, and finally, through their own eyes, the graphic accounts of combat missions in Europe and Asia come to life in unbelievable detail. (Source:

About the Author
Peter C. Smith is the author of 54 books and has been a full-time historian and writer for many years. He has written many magazines articles, short stories, and a novel, but is best known for this meticulously-researched factual history books on aviation, military, and naval subjects. He lives in Bedfordshire, England. (Source:


  • Published: August 2000
  • Editor: Specialty Press
  • Pages : 320
  • Language: English
  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN: 978-0947554736




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