skip to content
The first air war, 1914-1918 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The first air war, 1914-1918

Author: Lee B Kennett
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A complete story of the Great War's air battles, from eastern to western front, from the skies and ses of Europe to those of the Middle East and Africa.
Rating:

based on 2 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kennett, Lee B.
First air war, 1914-1918.
New York : Free Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)551491080
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee B Kennett
ISBN: 0029173019 9780029173015
OCLC Number: 22113898
Description: xii, 275 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The dawn of air power --
The eyes of the army --
The emergence of the bomber --
The development of aerial combat --
Harnessing air power --
The machines --
The men: selection and training --
The men: en escadrille --
A new breed of heroes --
The war on other fronts --
Maritime aviation --
The final battles --
An end and a beginning.
Responsibility: Lee Kennett.

Abstract:

Recounts the history of the air war in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Using official records, diaries, correspondence, memoirs and oral transcripts as well as established secondary sources, the  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/22113898> # The first air war, 1914-1918
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "22113898" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/geschichte_1914_1918> ; # Geschichte--1914-1918
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/luftkrieg> ; # Luftkrieg
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/tweede_wereldoorlog> ; # Tweede Wereldoorlog
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148237> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710198> ; # Military operations, Aerial
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Event/geschichte_1914_1918> ; # Geschichte 1914-1918
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_aerial_operations> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> ; # World War (1914-1918)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.44/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Event/1914_1918> ; # 1914-1918
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1991" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/73881900> ; # Lee B. Kennett
   schema:datePublished "1991" ;
   schema:description "The dawn of air power -- The eyes of the army -- The emergence of the bomber -- The development of aerial combat -- Harnessing air power -- The machines -- The men: selection and training -- The men: en escadrille -- A new breed of heroes -- The war on other fronts -- Maritime aviation -- The final battles -- An end and a beginning."@en ;
   schema:description "A complete story of the Great War's air battles, from eastern to western front, from the skies and ses of Europe to those of the Middle East and Africa."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/23140462> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551491080> ;
   schema:name "The first air war, 1914-1918"@en ;
   schema:productID "22113898" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/22113898#PublicationEvent/new_york_free_press_1991> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Agent/free_press> ; # Free Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780029173015> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/22113898> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Event/geschichte_1914_1918> # Geschichte 1914-1918
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1914-1918" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/geschichte_1914_1918> # Geschichte--1914-1918
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Geschichte--1914-1918"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/tweede_wereldoorlog> # Tweede Wereldoorlog
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Tweede Wereldoorlog"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23140462#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_aerial_operations> # World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148237> # World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180746> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710198> # Military operations, Aerial
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Military operations, Aerial"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73881900> # Lee B. Kennett
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Kennett" ;
   schema:givenName "Lee B." ;
   schema:name "Lee B. Kennett" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780029173015>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0029173019" ;
   schema:isbn "9780029173015" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551491080>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "First air war, 1914-1918." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/22113898> ; # The first air war, 1914-1918
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.