The history of Soviet strategic bombers after the
Second World War is a fascinating one: from the reverse-engineering
of interned American Boeing B-29 bombers into the first Soviet
strategic bomber, the Tu-4; to the huge jet and turboprop powered
aircraft of today’s Russian Air Force. This comprehensive history
of these aircraft will deal not just with the development of
aircraft that entered service, but of experimental aircraft as
well, and... more...