Let Tyrants Tremble - 199 Squadron

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Theletterwriter
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Let Tyrants Tremble - 199 Squadron

Post by Theletterwriter » Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:01 pm

A book written by John Reid, who a lot of us will know, has just been published by Stenlake Publishing Limited. I have just purchased a copy and it looks a very comprehensive day to day history of 199 covering the wide variety of roles in which the Squadron were involved.

A fine tribute to the men of 199 and the author.

Douglas

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Re: Let Tyrants Tremble - 199 Squadron

Post by smudgersmith218 » Tue Sep 16, 2014 6:54 pm

I can strongly recommend John Reid’s book "Let Tyrants Tremble" a diary of No.199 Squadron. Using the ORB as a theme John skilfully inserted numerous anecdotes and details on the squadron, it's crews and operations. An array of crisp good sized quality photographs makes this a most welcome addition to any book shelf.

John is a friend of many years and this is a fitting tribute to his dedication and tireless work towards all things Stirling.

Steve
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Re: Let Tyrants Tremble - 199 Squadron

Post by K4KittyCrew » Wed Sep 17, 2014 10:19 am

Sounds like one to buy ............. many thanks Douglas and Steve.
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