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The Rise of American Air Power

The Creation of Armageddon

The Rise of American Air Power( )
Author: Sherry, Michael S.
Publication Date:Sep 1989
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $42.00
Book Description:

This prizewinning book is the first in-depth history of American strategic bombing. Michael S. Sherry explores the growing appeal of air power in America before World War II, the ideas, techniques, personalities, and organizations that guided air attacks during the war, and the devastating effects of American and British "conventional" bombing. He also traces the origins of the dangerous illusion that the bombing of cities would be so horrific that nations would not dare let it...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Military / Aviation
History / Military / United States
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.137 x 9.789 x 1.016 Inches
Book Weight:2.037 Pounds

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