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Dive bomber : an illustrated history, Peter C. Smith

Label
Dive bomber : an illustrated history
Title
Dive bomber
Title remainder
an illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
Peter C. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ARL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Peter C.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Bombers
  • Dive bombers
Label
Dive bomber : an illustrated history, Peter C. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early experiments: The genesis and practice of low-level attack, 1910-18 -- Birth of the dive bomber: British pioneering work, 1915-18 -- The momentum falters: Immediate post-war development, 1919-22 -- Re-forging the weapon: The US Marines and US Navy flyers take up the running, 1925-29 -- Emergence of the Helldivers: US Marine Corps combat in Nicaragua and subsequent developments, 1927-32 -- Doubts and hesitancy: Other nations experiments in the period 1925-32 -- Perfecting the skill: The accelerating development of dive bombers in USA, 1932-40 -- A willful blindness: The RAF experience: Trials, evaluations, and findings, 1932-39 -- Against all odds: Naval dive bombing, the British experience 1932-36 -- Achtung -- Stuka!: Germany re-enters the field, 1932-39 -- The Rising Sun: The expansion of the Japanese Naval Air Arm, 1932-39 -- Conversion to accuracy: Other nations developments and operations, 1932-40 -- The warbirds prepare: The main contenders pre-war: Aircraft, training, tactics, 1939-41 -- Blitzkrieg!: The War years: Germany 1939-40 -- A muted riposte: Sinking of the Konigsberg and Allied operations 1940 -- Death from the sky: Axis re-organisation and Mediterranean operations, 1940-42 -- War in Whitehall: British limited operations and disagreements, 1940-42 -- Clash of giants: The Eastern Front 1941-2, German and Soviet developments -- Dive bomber arena: The Pacific War 1941-42, American and Japanese operations -- Full circle: New developments and the return of the fighter dive bomber -- The secret success: The Far East: Allied operations and Vengeance missions, 1942-44 -- Triumph of the Leathernecks: The pacific War: American, Allied and Japanese operation, 1942-45 -- On to Berlin!: The final European campaigns, West and East, 1944-45 -- The final vindication: Post-war developments, and combat in Indo-China, Korea and Vietnam
Control code
9121842
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780861900626
Isbn Type
(U.K.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1624373
Label
Dive bomber : an illustrated history, Peter C. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early experiments: The genesis and practice of low-level attack, 1910-18 -- Birth of the dive bomber: British pioneering work, 1915-18 -- The momentum falters: Immediate post-war development, 1919-22 -- Re-forging the weapon: The US Marines and US Navy flyers take up the running, 1925-29 -- Emergence of the Helldivers: US Marine Corps combat in Nicaragua and subsequent developments, 1927-32 -- Doubts and hesitancy: Other nations experiments in the period 1925-32 -- Perfecting the skill: The accelerating development of dive bombers in USA, 1932-40 -- A willful blindness: The RAF experience: Trials, evaluations, and findings, 1932-39 -- Against all odds: Naval dive bombing, the British experience 1932-36 -- Achtung -- Stuka!: Germany re-enters the field, 1932-39 -- The Rising Sun: The expansion of the Japanese Naval Air Arm, 1932-39 -- Conversion to accuracy: Other nations developments and operations, 1932-40 -- The warbirds prepare: The main contenders pre-war: Aircraft, training, tactics, 1939-41 -- Blitzkrieg!: The War years: Germany 1939-40 -- A muted riposte: Sinking of the Konigsberg and Allied operations 1940 -- Death from the sky: Axis re-organisation and Mediterranean operations, 1940-42 -- War in Whitehall: British limited operations and disagreements, 1940-42 -- Clash of giants: The Eastern Front 1941-2, German and Soviet developments -- Dive bomber arena: The Pacific War 1941-42, American and Japanese operations -- Full circle: New developments and the return of the fighter dive bomber -- The secret success: The Far East: Allied operations and Vengeance missions, 1942-44 -- Triumph of the Leathernecks: The pacific War: American, Allied and Japanese operation, 1942-45 -- On to Berlin!: The final European campaigns, West and East, 1944-45 -- The final vindication: Post-war developments, and combat in Indo-China, Korea and Vietnam
Control code
9121842
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780861900626
Isbn Type
(U.K.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1624373

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