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The Resource Air power : the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II, Stephen Budiansky

Air power : the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II, Stephen Budiansky

Label
Air power : the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II
Title
Air power
Title remainder
the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Budiansky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Budiansky, Stephen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Air power
  • Aeronautics, Military
Label
Air power : the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II, Stephen Budiansky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [485]-499) and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Grand plans
  • Pt. 2.
  • Versailles to Madrid, 1919-1939
  • 5.
  • Lessons learned and mislearned
  • 6.
  • The quest for precision
  • 7.
  • The fight for the fighter
  • Pt. 1.
  • Pt. 3.
  • Warsaw to Nagasaki, 1939-1945
  • 8.
  • Finest hour
  • 9.
  • Air versus sea
  • 10.
  • The temporary triumph of tactical aviation
  • 11.
  • The allied bomber offensive
  • Kitty Hawk to Saint-Mihiel, 1900-1918
  • Pt. 4.
  • Omaha to Baghdad, 1946-2003
  • 12.
  • Strategic air command
  • 13.
  • Hard knocks
  • 14.
  • Precision, at last
  • 1.
  • Visions
  • 2.
  • Bogeymen
  • 3.
  • Realities
Control code
7721385
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 518 p.
Isbn
9780670032853
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003053530
Other physical details
ill., [32] p. of plates
System control number
  • (DLC) 2003053530
  • (BNAtoc) 2003053530
Label
Air power : the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II, Stephen Budiansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [485]-499) and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Grand plans
  • Pt. 2.
  • Versailles to Madrid, 1919-1939
  • 5.
  • Lessons learned and mislearned
  • 6.
  • The quest for precision
  • 7.
  • The fight for the fighter
  • Pt. 1.
  • Pt. 3.
  • Warsaw to Nagasaki, 1939-1945
  • 8.
  • Finest hour
  • 9.
  • Air versus sea
  • 10.
  • The temporary triumph of tactical aviation
  • 11.
  • The allied bomber offensive
  • Kitty Hawk to Saint-Mihiel, 1900-1918
  • Pt. 4.
  • Omaha to Baghdad, 1946-2003
  • 12.
  • Strategic air command
  • 13.
  • Hard knocks
  • 14.
  • Precision, at last
  • 1.
  • Visions
  • 2.
  • Bogeymen
  • 3.
  • Realities
Control code
7721385
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 518 p.
Isbn
9780670032853
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003053530
Other physical details
ill., [32] p. of plates
System control number
  • (DLC) 2003053530
  • (BNAtoc) 2003053530

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