The Zeppelin Fighters Author:Arch Whitehouse The Zeppelin Fighters is the dramatic story of one of the strangest, all-but-forgotten phases of World War 1: the German Zeppelin raids over England and France, and the stalwart fighter pilots that gunned them down. — Adding for the first time in history a nes dimension to the terrors of war, German Zeppelins dropped tons of bombs over London at ... more »night. England, caught completely off guard by this frightening aerial weapon, was forced to defend herself with untrained pilots in untried aircraft. Against odds much in favor of the huge night raiders, the gallant airmen learned quickly-and had the behemoths turning tail before the war was over.
This is an authoritative chronicle of a strange kind of warfare and of the Zeppelin-a type of airship that may never be seen again yet which threatened at one time to dominate the world.« less