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Fire in the sky : the air war in the South Pacific

Author: Eric M Bergerud
Publisher: New York, NY : Basic Books, 2009, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exploration of the battles and tactics of the air war in the Pacific, including discussion of combatants, their morale, their planes, living conditions, and leadership.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric M Bergerud
ISBN: 9780813338699 0813338697
OCLC Number: 766121331
Notes: Originally published in 2000 by Westview Press.
Description: xxviii, 723 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Defining the battlefield : air-base networks --
The land and air --
Japanese warplanes --
Allied aircraft --
Airmen in the South Pacific --
Deadly geometry : fighter warfare in the South Pacific --
Making history : bombers in the South Pacific.
Responsibility: Eric M. Bergerud.

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