Bomber Harris

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Noun1.Bomber Harris - British marshal of the Royal Air Force; during World War II he directed mass bombing raids against German cities that resulted in heavy civilian casualties (1892-1984)
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This objective, but sensitive, biography by Air Commodore Henry Probert of the controversial Arthur Travers Harris is an eminently readable account of the right man at the right time to take charge of the R.A.F's Bomber Command in February, 1942 and intensify the air offensive against Germany.
Arthur Travers Harris, one-time Rhodesian settler-farmer, soldier, Royal Flying Corps pilot in the First World War and Bomber Command chief in the second, is a controversial figure.