A comprehensive history of Britain's greatest bomber plane.
Leo McKinstry writes regularly for the Daily Mail, Sunday Telegraph and Spectator. He has also written six books including Spitfire and a best-selling biography of the footballing Charlton brothers. Born in Belfast he was educated in Ireland and at Cambridge University.
Convincing...excellent book - The Daily Telegraph, Phillip AddisonThis thorough, engaging new history seeks to draw together all aspects of the bomber and its career...and the controversies which still surround it today - The Spectator, Daniel SwiftBrilliantly researched and sharply written - News of the WorldThe saga is one of courage, tragedy and drama...all the more fascinating because of its rich cast of characters - Kent Messenger / Kentish Gazette GroupFascinating...rich cast of characters..the definitive record - Driffield Leader(Leo McKinstry) describes the Lancaster as a heavy machine rendered graceful by its elegant design. The same description might be applied to his own book - The Literary Review'Impressive...storytelling. [McKinstry] describes the Lancaster as a heavy machine rendered graceful by its elegant design. The same description might be applied to his own book' - Literary Review, Keith LoweBrilliant - International Express