Led by Generalleutnant Adolf Galland. he too wanted the Dora version of the Focke-Wulf to fly cover for his JV 44 turbos. Although he tried hard (and often . Title, Doras of the Galland Circus Volume 1 of Library of Eagles ยท Library of Eagles, Number 1. Author, Jerry Crandall. Photographs by, Thomas A. Tullis. “Doras of the Galland Circus” fits this bill for four of the most colourful German aircraft of World War two. The protection flight for General Adolf.

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“Doras of the Galland Circus” Book Review by Brett Green

The decal sheet is also reviewed here on HyperScale. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Great tie-in to new “Doras of the Galland Circus” book; excellent quality of printing; thoroughly researched; great instructions. This book examines the origin and fate of these colorful machines and their pilots through personal interviews, leters, diaries and more. The Focke Wulf Ds were painted with striking red gallabd white stripes on their lower surfaces to facilitate identification by the anti-aircraft gun crews on the ground.

Has been last updated: Please try again later. Inclusion of a tightly printed sheet of white decal stripes is a nice touch for those who do not wish to mask the fiddly lower-surface scheme. Get to Know Us. He describes the pilots, the tactics and the colours of these fascinating aircraft in detail. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Hence, for a small price of three aircraft kits I could easily afford to add the EagleCals decal dorras. Highly recommended to all Luftwaffe enthusiasts and modellers alike.

This is a true one-stop reference for the Doras of the Galland Circus. Yet, when it boils down to the actual dealings with items one may groan at the total costs of circu kits due to their high retail price or the costs of adding aftermarket products to improve the overall appearance of the final model. Additional images, click to enlarge n This page: Click to enlarge I present here one way of getting more for what you pay.


I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? There’s a problem loading this menu right now. When my models were completed, I gave the sheet and markings of the fourth aircraft to a friend, another saving! This site is an interactive community of enthusiasts interested in the art of scale modelling of aircraft, armor, figures, spacecraft and similar subjetcs.

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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Jerry Crandall’s writing style is economical and thoroughly readable.

Although long out of production, these kits are widely available at reasonable prices from second-hand sources. The book is well researched with detailed view of the unit and aircraft.

Two of the aircraft are covered with four large colour profiles, while two are depicted in three views. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I’ve often hoped for a book, or series of books, that would be a one-stop reference for my favourite aircraft.

The decals are printed by Microscale. This a nice compendium of history about these particular FWD-9s, and contains more information and actual photos than I expected. EagleCals decal sheet for JV44 Doras consolidated much information about the markings and camouflage patterns of these aircraft including the intricate variations of technical features to present four aircraft of the kind on one decal sheet. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Three different out of four possible fuselage markings of the Sachsenberg Schwarm, the unit which operated Fw D-9s for the famous “Galland Circus”. Eagle Editions Ltd May 1, Language: They are a worthy reference source in their own right, and should serve as a template for all decal manufacturers.


The artwork by Cirfus Tullis is a real highlight. Personal interviews and primary source research are the hallmarks of Jerry’s work.

Colours are brightly printed and most tiny stencil markings are readable under a magnifying glass. Furthermore pictures are just blowups of parts of pictures in other locations in the book.

Scrap views serve to further illustrate the details of the Doras. Most of the photos are new to me, and really do add to the sum of information about these aircraft. I was able to spend many hours investigating and replicating the intimate details that characterized each of the three aircraft.

This decal set is an ideal example of modelling product and reference tie-in. Doras of the Galland Circus. The cost is a little high considering the small content of the book but can be recommanded to those who want detailed documentation of the FW D’s that flew protection for the Me first jet of the JV44 in the later war period. The URL of the page is: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Three of the subject aircraft have been seen in various publications over the last decade but one aircraft, Red 3, is based on new photographs revealed for the first time in this book. Not cheap, but well worth it! See all 3 reviews. One person found this helpful. These Doras are about as colourful as they come.