Fast forward from Al’s forward, and dive into The Buried Spitfires of Burma. It’s a myth-busting tale of fake history that explores the conflict between those wanted to believe legends about Spitfires being buried in Burma – and those who wanted to see some evidence. David Cameron negotiated an agreement with Myanmar President Thein Sein for the repatriation of twenty crated Spitfires, reportedly buried at RAF Mingaladon, Yangon. David Cundall began his excavations and, as you dig into this book, you’ll read make your own conclusions about this historical ‘whodunnit’ that spans seven decades and three continents. Boys’ own adventures. Both bizarre and believable.
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