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The Resource Airwar : theory and practice, Phillip S. Meilinger

Airwar : theory and practice, Phillip S. Meilinger

Label
Airwar : theory and practice
Title
Airwar
Title remainder
theory and practice
Statement of responsibility
Phillip S. Meilinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
According to the author all aircrews, tacticians and those who direct them have to realise the limitations of air power during conflicts. For years opinion has differed as to whether the aircraft has altered war strategies or merely the tactics of war. This volume explores the limits of airpower
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meilinger, Phillip S.
Dewey number
358.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
UG630
LC item number
.M357 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cass series--studies in air power,
Series volume
14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Air warfare
  • Military history, Modern
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Air warfare
  • Military history, Modern
Label
Airwar : theory and practice, Phillip S. Meilinger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Giulio Douhet and the origins of air-power theory -- 2. Trenchard and 'morale bombing' : the evolution of Royal Air Force doctrine before World War II -- 3. John C. Slessor and the genesis of air interdiction -- 4. Between the devil and the deep blue sea : Britain's fleet air arm before World War II -- 5. The impact of technology and design choice on the development of US fighter aircraft -- 6. Clipping the bomber's wings : the Geneva Disarmament Conference and the Royal Air Force, 1932-34 -- 7. Air power and joint operations during World War II -- 8. The B-29 air campaign against Japan -- 9. Air strategy : targeting for effect -- 10. Precision aerospace power, discrimination and the future of war -- 11. Gradual escalation : a return to the future? -- 12. The Versailles Treaty and Iraq : on the road to Munich -- 13. Aerospace power and the post-Kosovo world -- 14. Strategic implications for the aerospace nation
Control code
815477870
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203827680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815477870
Label
Airwar : theory and practice, Phillip S. Meilinger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Giulio Douhet and the origins of air-power theory -- 2. Trenchard and 'morale bombing' : the evolution of Royal Air Force doctrine before World War II -- 3. John C. Slessor and the genesis of air interdiction -- 4. Between the devil and the deep blue sea : Britain's fleet air arm before World War II -- 5. The impact of technology and design choice on the development of US fighter aircraft -- 6. Clipping the bomber's wings : the Geneva Disarmament Conference and the Royal Air Force, 1932-34 -- 7. Air power and joint operations during World War II -- 8. The B-29 air campaign against Japan -- 9. Air strategy : targeting for effect -- 10. Precision aerospace power, discrimination and the future of war -- 11. Gradual escalation : a return to the future? -- 12. The Versailles Treaty and Iraq : on the road to Munich -- 13. Aerospace power and the post-Kosovo world -- 14. Strategic implications for the aerospace nation
Control code
815477870
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203827680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815477870

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