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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Plotting a true course.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David R Mets; William P Head
|Description:||1 online resource (viii, 351 pages) : illustrations|
|Contents:||Preface by William P. Head Introduction by David R. Mets Technology, Thought, Troops: General Carl A. Spaatz and the Dawn of the Nuclear Age by David R. Mets War from above the Clouds: B-52 Operations during the Second Indochina War and the Effects of the Air War on Theory and Doctrine by William P. Head Strategic Attack in the Gulf War by Col. P. Mason Carpenter Kosovo: An Initial Analysis by William P. Head Should Deterrence Fail: Strategic Attack Theory and Planning in the Nuclear Era by Lt. Col. Mark J. Conversino Conculusion: Strategic Bombing and Airpower Doctrine and Theory-Then and Now, Some Final Thoughts by William P. Head Glossary of Terms Bibliography Index|
|Responsibility:||edited by David R. Mets and William P. Head.|
?[s]uggests that the fundamental debates about the role, impact, and ultimate influence of airpower in modern war may never be finally resolved. In short, when the subject is airpower, it seems clear
- United States. -- Air Force.
- United States. -- Air Force. -- Strategic Air Command -- History.
- Strategic forces -- United States.
- Military planning -- United States.
- Nuclear warfare -- United States.
- United States. -- Air Force. -- Strategic Air Command.
- Military planning.
- Nuclear warfare.
- Strategic forces.
- United States.