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The age of airpower, Martin van Creveld

Label
The age of airpower
Title
The age of airpower
Statement of responsibility
Martin van Creveld
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A renowned military historian tells the story of airpower's rise in the twentieth century-- and argues that its great days are over
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Creveld, Martin
Dewey number
358.4/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UG630
LC item number
.V285 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Air power
  • Air power
  • Luftwaffe
  • Luftkrieg
Label
The age of airpower, Martin van Creveld
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Into the blue, 1900-1939 -- Antecedents and beginnings -- Test passed -- Visions, organizations, and machines -- From war to war -- The greatest war of all, 1939-1945 -- From triumph to stalemate -- War of factories, war of wits -- Closing the ring -- From carrier war to grand finale -- The war that never was, 1945-1991 -- The dominant factor -- The jet and the helicopter -- Missiles, satellites, and drones -- Paper wars -- Little wars, 1945-2010 -- The twilight of naval aviation -- From Korea to the Sinai -- From the Sinai to Tehran -- Spurious victories? -- War amongst the people, 1898-2010 -- The first four decades -- Lose and leave -- A war too far -- After Vietnam -- Going down, 1945-?
Control code
1084603
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 498 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610391085
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010042365
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781610391085
  • (OCoLC)656451616
Label
The age of airpower, Martin van Creveld
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Into the blue, 1900-1939 -- Antecedents and beginnings -- Test passed -- Visions, organizations, and machines -- From war to war -- The greatest war of all, 1939-1945 -- From triumph to stalemate -- War of factories, war of wits -- Closing the ring -- From carrier war to grand finale -- The war that never was, 1945-1991 -- The dominant factor -- The jet and the helicopter -- Missiles, satellites, and drones -- Paper wars -- Little wars, 1945-2010 -- The twilight of naval aviation -- From Korea to the Sinai -- From the Sinai to Tehran -- Spurious victories? -- War amongst the people, 1898-2010 -- The first four decades -- Lose and leave -- A war too far -- After Vietnam -- Going down, 1945-?
Control code
1084603
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 498 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610391085
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010042365
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781610391085
  • (OCoLC)656451616

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