By Robert Forsyth
For the 1st time within the best-selling Duel sequence, Osprey Publishing offers the scary aerial conflict among a fighter and a bomber. The Fw a hundred ninety was once the best air superiority airplane of global struggle II. whilst it first seemed over the Channel in 1941 it despatched shockwaves in the course of the Allied air instructions. by way of 1944, those combatants have been up-gunned to function front line of defence opposed to the Allied bombing crusade. even though the Fw 190s have been accountable for capturing down hundreds of thousands of Allied bombers, they met their fit opposed to the USA Air-Force B-17 'Flying Fortress.' able to hold 4,000 lbs of bombs and bristling with .50-cal laptop weapons, the B-17 might sow loss of life in each path. utilizing brand-new paintings and first-hand bills, this e-book recreates the lethal drama within the skies above Germany in 1944.
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