New Book Celebrates Britain’s Flying Heroes


24 September 2012

LONDON: This month Pen and Sword Books has published Heroes and Landmarks of British Aviation by Sussex authors Richard and Peter Edwards. The book tells the dramatic story of Britain’s aviation pioneers, those who risked everything to be the first into the air, to fly the highest, the fastest and the furthest.

The book is written by Richard Edwards and uses some of Peter’s previously unpublished material. It is published twenty years after Peter died in 1992. Richard said, “I’ve shared with my late father a lifelong passion for military history and it’s heart-warming to be able to share an author credit with him.” Continue reading “New Book Celebrates Britain’s Flying Heroes”