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  • Hurricane

  • Victor of the Battle of Britain
  • By: Leo McKinstry
  • Narrated by: Peter Noble
  • Length: 13 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged
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Leo McKinstry tells the story of the remarkable plane from its designers to the first-hand testimonies of those brave pilots who flew it; he takes in the full military and political background but always keeps the human stories to the fore - to restore the Hawker Hurricane to its rightful place in history. 

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  • A machine becomes a character

  • By Nicholas Brownlee on 01-08-2018

A machine becomes a character

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Reviewed: 01-08-2018

Comprehensive in scope and reads like a novel. A truly uniquely written book that just works. I will definitely read his other works.