Air and Sea Power in World War I
Combat and Experience in the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Navy
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||I. B. Tauris & Company, Limited|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $99.00|
| Book Description: |
The Great War tore the fabric of Europe apart, killing over 35 million men and challenging the notion of heroism in war. Air and Sea Power in World War I focuses on the experience of World War I from the perspective of British pilots and sailors themselves, to demonstrate that the army-centric view of war studies has been too limited. The Royal Flying Corps, created in 1912, adapted quickly to the needs of modern warfare, driven by the enthusiasm of its men. In contrast, the...