Official and Unofficial US Navy Air Patches 1920s to Today by Derek Nelson, Dave Parsons

By Derek Nelson, Dave Parsons

It is a pleasant e-book, giving perception into the complete strategy of the construction and approval of squadron patches of the U.S. military. a truly vibrant and wonderful view of a hugely overlooked sector of naval heritage. The authors supply an intensive unfold of color images of patches, and provides a damning end on how political correctness, even again in 1990, was once sucking the liberty of expression from this excellent type of paintings.

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