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Book Review
Hawker Hurricane - Inside and Out

by: Rowan Baylis [ MERLIN ]

The Detail
A brief introduction gives a useful backgound on the Hurricane and provides a selection of period photos... but it's the following sections that make your eyes pop out! Over 200 colour photos show every aspect of the aircraft. By accessing Hurricanes being re-built and sections recovered from crash-sites (a Russian IIC, for example...), nothing seems to have evaded the photographer.

Conclusion
This really is an exceptional book, written very much with modellers in mind. If you've never thought of building a Hurricane, this book might just change your mind...
SUMMARY
Hawker Hurricane - Inside and Out, published by Crowood Press, is essential reading for anyone planning to build a kit of this aircraft. The author, Melvyn Hiscock, has taken the most comprehensive set of detail-photographs I've ever seen.
  PHOTOS:90%
  DETAIL:90%
Percentage Rating
90%
  Scale: Other
  Suggested Retail: 12.95 ($2
  Related Link: Crowood Press
  PUBLISHED: Aug 30, 2003
  NATIONALITY: United Kingdom
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 88.19%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 91.60%

About Rowan Baylis (Merlin)
FROM: NO REGIONAL SELECTED, UNITED KINGDOM

I've been modelling for about 40 years, on and off. While I'm happy to build anything, my interests lie primarily in 1/48 scale aircraft. I mostly concentrate on WW2 subjects, although I'm also interested in WW1, Golden Age aviation and the early Jet Age - and have even been known to build the occas...

Copyright 2019 text by Rowan Baylis [ MERLIN ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of AeroScale. All rights reserved.


   

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