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Air power : the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk to Iraq

Author: Stephen Budiansky
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the airplane's revolutionary transformation of modern warfare. It tells of the inspirations, developments, controversies, successes, failures, and limitations of the airplane as the ultimate weapon of war.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Budiansky, Stephen.
Air power.
New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2005
(DLC) 2003053530
(OCoLC)59822604
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Budiansky
ISBN: 9781101111567 1101111569 9781101118405 1101118407
OCLC Number: 701109657
Description: 1 online resource (x, 518 pages) : illustrations
Contents: pt. 1. Kitty Hawk to Saint-Mihiel, 1900-1918 --
pt. 2. Versailles to Madrid, 1919-1939 --
pt. 3. Warsaw to Nagasaki, 1939-1945 --
pt. 4 Omaha to Baghdad, 1946-2003.
Responsibility: Stephen Budiansky.

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An account of the airplane's revolutionary transformation of modern warfare. It tells of the inspirations, developments, controversies, successes, failures, and limitations of the airplane as the ultimate weapon of war.

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