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The leadership, direction and legitimacy of the RAF bomber offensive from inception to 1945

Author: Peter W Gray
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum International Publishing Group, 2012.
Series: Birmingham war studies series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the strategic leadership and legitimacy of the RAF bombing offensive against Germany in the Second World War. It offers a fresh approach to the debate on the RAF's strategic bomber  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter W Gray
ISBN: 9781441135209 1441135200
OCLC Number: 759910445
Description: xiv, 346 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Series Editor's Preface --
Abbreviations --
Codewords --
Introduction --
The intellectual context --
The organizational context --
From disarmament to the outbreak of war --
From the outbreak of war to area bombing --
The strategic and grand strategic dimensions 1942-45 --
The strategic and operational interface 1942-1945 --The strategic leadership challenge --
Appendices.
Series Title: Birmingham war studies series.
Responsibility: Peter Gray.

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