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Eaker, Ira 1896-1987

Overview
Works: 65 works in 112 publications in 2 languages and 2,452 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Biography  Periodicals  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: TL515, 629.1309
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Most widely held works by Ira Eaker
Winged warfare by Henry Harley Arnold( Book )

11 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This flying game by Henry Harley Arnold( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 1943 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Army flyer by Henry Harley Arnold( Book )

10 editions published between 1942 and 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En introduktion til tilværelsen som pilot i "U.S. Army Air Forces". Beskriver bl.a. karrieremuligheder og "forventet handlemåde"
Taking the war to the foe( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiles v. 1, no. 1-4, of Impact magazine, originally issued Apr.-July, 1943, with additional essays on the development and application of air power by Lieutenant General Ira C. Eaker and Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir John Slessor
The American heritage history of flight by Arthur Gordon( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book begins with the myths of flight which seem to hae haunted mankind from the beginning. It shows the dream begins to acquire substance, first as a feathered toy, then as a funny thing that happened to a paper bag held over a fire, then as a wood and canvas flegling which quickly grew to cast its shadow across the face of the earth. Ten Chapters marking history through Postwar. --Amazon
News of the day( Visual )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"U.S. Army Air Forces open a new phase of war against Nazi-held territory on the continent. Flying Fortresses sweep over the Channel in daring daylight offensive led by Brigadier General Eaker the first all-American heavy bombing attack on occupied France. Spectacular scenes of hits on a vital Nazi rail and industrial center, the flight home, when Yankee gunners battled through attacking enemy fighters, and the thrilling official reports, as made by General Eaker and his combat officers. One of the most gripping film stories recorded in this war"--Hearst index card
Ira Eaker papers by Ira Eaker( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part I of the collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, diaries, notes of appointments, minutes of meetings, speeches, articles, book drafts, notes, reports, accounts, press releases, scrapbooks, printed material, maps, drawings, and other papers chiefly documenting Eaker's military career in the aeronautical section of the U.S. Army (under several names: U.S. Army Air Service, 1918-1926, U.S. Army Air Corps, 1926-1942, and U.S. Army Air Forces, 1942-1947). Includes material pertaining to his early flights; the growth and promotion of military aviation; his World War II command of the U.S. Army Air Forces 8th Bomber Command in England, the Eighth Air Force, U.S. Army Air Forces in the United Kingdom, and the Mediterranean Allied Air Forces in Italy; and postwar planning for the U.S. Air Force as a separate branch of the military
The military profession, then, now and tommorow : remarks by Ira Eaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Flyvningens historie( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bogen fortæller blandt andet ved hjælp af interview fortaget af Columbia University's folkemindeafdeling med nogle af luftfartens pionerere. - - Afsnit: Vingernes vidunder; Balloner; Flyvningens kunst; Afsted; Første verdenskrig; Tyverne; Trediverne; Anden verdenskrig; De allierdes triumf; Efterkrigstiden. - - Et dansk afsnit om dansk flyvnings historie
Impact : the Army Air Forces' confidential picture history of World War II by James Parton( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presentation of Army Air Forces plan and progress in materiel demobilization by Ira Eaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James Parton papers by James Parton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of personal and family papers together with office files from Parton's work with various companies and organizations, notably American Heritage Publishing Company. All phases of Parton's career are documented--his school days, his work as staff writer and bureau chief for Time, his service in World War II as aide-de-camp to Lt. Gen. Ira Eaker, and his work as president of the Britannica Educational Corp. after leaving American Heritage. Includes correspondence, writings, speeches, photographs and memorabilia
Survival by Ira Eaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inspection of target areas in Germany( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Météorologie tropicale by Ira Eaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

General Henry H. Arnold project by Columbia University( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The life of the late General Henry H. Arnold (1886-1950), first Commander of the Army Air Forces, as related by his associates
by James Parton( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of personal and family papers together with office files from Parton's work with various companies and organizations, notably American Heritage Publishing Company. All phases of Parton's career are documented--his school days, his work as staff writer and bureau chief for Time, his service in World War II as aide-de-camp to Lt. Gen. Ira Eaker, and his work as president of the Britannica Educational Corp. after leaving American Heritage. Includes correspondence, writings, speeches, photographs and memorabilia
 
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Alternative Names
Eaker, Ira Clarence

Eaker, Ira Clarence 1896-

Ira C. Eaker

Ira C. Eaker generale statunitense

Ira C. Eaker US-amerikanischer Luftwaffengeneral

Ira Eaker Amerikaans officier (1896-1987)

アイラ・エーカー

伊拉·C·艾克

Languages
English (76)

Danish (2)