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Illustrated history of the North American Aviation plants at Inglewood and Kansas City and the
B-25 assembly lines.

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The book "B-25 Factory Times" is now praised by many and seen as a standard work for the B-25. People who have read the book are very excited about the quality and content. The many illustrations makes it a great reminder of an important part of the American heritage. But not only that. Also for those who are interested in aviation history and for model builders, the book gives a lot of information.

Our Facebook page is catching on and now has about 900 likes. Many people like to stay informed about the developments of the book and everything around the B-25 Mitchell. Therefore, Facebook is regularly added with new information and photos relating to the B-25. Follow us on Facebook for more information.

There is regularly contact with http://b-25history.org/index.htm. This is a great website about the North American factory in Kansas City and has a great deal of background information. This website is especially dedicated to the people who built, flew and maintained the B-25 in Kansas City.

75th Doolittle Raid anniversary

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid, the author was in Urbana and Dayton in U.S.A. on April 15-18. There were as many as 12 B-25s gathered for this event. Also present was the only living crew member of the attack Richard Cole, 101 years old. At the stand of the Warbirds of Glory Museum, books were signed by the author. Also extended contact was made with Dan Desko of B-25 History Org.

New book Mitchell Masterpieces

Another unique book of the author dedicated to the B-25 Mitchell in service of the American armed forces and the various paintings of the various units. On Tuesday, September 12, the first copy was handed over to Mr. Wiel Lenders, Director of the National Liberation Museum 1944-1945 in Groesbeek in the Netherlands. More about this richly illustrated and comprehensive book can be found on Mitchell Masterpieces of this website.

Both books are available at the distributors mentioned in this website under Reviews/Distributors. Signed copies of the books can be ordered from the author directly via mail: d.w.nijenhuis@concepts.nl

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