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The Resource Hap Arnold : the General who invented the US Air Force, Bill Yenne

Hap Arnold : the General who invented the US Air Force, Bill Yenne

Label
Hap Arnold : the General who invented the US Air Force
Title
Hap Arnold
Title remainder
the General who invented the US Air Force
Statement of responsibility
Bill Yenne
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the five-star U.S. Air Force general traces his life from his childhood through his military career, discussing his influence as an advocate for technological advancement and an innovative military leader responsible for much of the Air Force's creation
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225864
Cataloging source
HQD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yenne, Bill
Dewey number
  • 358.40092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arnold, Henry Harley
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Aeronautics, Military
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the general who invented the U.S. Air Force
Label
Hap Arnold : the General who invented the US Air Force, Bill Yenne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) 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 days -- A young airman takes to the air -- A young officer onthe career ladder -- The struggle for airpower -- Years of exile -- Washington and war clouds -- The Magna Carta of American airpower -- A new air force goes to war -- Building the air forces -- The Pacific theater -- The plan -- Mission to China -- Pressures of office -- Strategic airpower at the crossroads -- Allied war strategy at the crossroads -- Big weeks and long days -- At the apogee of expansions -- Out of darkness, the light of dawn -- But their war goes on -- The climax -- His legacy -- The valley of the moon and beyond
Control code
999481
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781621570813
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781621570813
  • (OCoLC)859308876
Label
Hap Arnold : the General who invented the US Air Force, Bill Yenne
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) 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 days -- A young airman takes to the air -- A young officer onthe career ladder -- The struggle for airpower -- Years of exile -- Washington and war clouds -- The Magna Carta of American airpower -- A new air force goes to war -- Building the air forces -- The Pacific theater -- The plan -- Mission to China -- Pressures of office -- Strategic airpower at the crossroads -- Allied war strategy at the crossroads -- Big weeks and long days -- At the apogee of expansions -- Out of darkness, the light of dawn -- But their war goes on -- The climax -- His legacy -- The valley of the moon and beyond
Control code
999481
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781621570813
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781621570813
  • (OCoLC)859308876

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