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How the helicopter changed modern warfare

Author: Walter J Boyne
Publisher: Gretna, La : Pelican ; Brighton : [Roundhouse [distributor], ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A survey of the evolution of the helicopter in modern warfare. It examines the origins, growth, and future of the helicopter in different areas of modern warfare - from tactical and strategic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter J Boyne
ISBN: 1589807006 9781589807006
OCLC Number: 801804781
Notes: A Giniger book.
Description: 352 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The helicopter goes to war --
Carving a combat niche --
Helicopter development --
Early days in Vietnam --
Vietnam, 1967 : changes in scale, tactics, and results --
The helicopter as an instrument of compassion --
Changes in helicopters, changes in warfare --
Helicopter development and deployment in the U.S.S.R --
Operations in the Middle East --
Other wars and the growth of foreign helicopter technology --
Appendix one: From before Leonardo da Vinci to 1939 : the development of the helicopter.
Responsibility: Walter J. Boyne.

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