A biography of Air Chief Marshal Sir Keith Park GCB, KBE, MC, DFC, DCL
Vincent Orange, Author
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Contents: Introduction by Nigel Nicholson / part one 1892-1936: prologue - an undistinguished young man, 1892-1914 / artilleryman: Gallipoli and the Western Front, 1915-1916 / fighter pilot, 1917 / 'Major Sparks', 1918 / the hardest time, 1918-1926 / a little golden age, 1926-1934 / South American opportunity, 1934-1936 / part two 1937-1940: preparing a defence, 1937-1940 / a 'possible but unlikely evacuation': Dunkirk, 1940 / the Battle of Britain: meeting them / the Battle of Britain: Big Wings / the Battle of Britain: the whirligig of time / part three 1941-1946: flying training command, 1941 / Malta besieged, 1942 / Malta offensive, 1943 / Egypt, 1944 / South-East Asia Command: the Winning Card, 1945 / South-East Asia Command: troubled days of peace, 1945-1946 / South-East Asia Command: paper battles, 1945-1951 / part four 1946-1975: end of a career, 1946 / Argentina revisited, 1947 / his first, best country, 1948-1975 / epilogue: straight and true / notes / bibliography / index
14 February 1985 Inscribed
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