Author: James L. Stokesbury
A Short History of Air Power
William Morrow and Company, Inc.
Size: 46 MB
This superb account of the military use of the airplane over the last seventy-five years is the work of a professional historian with an impressive knowledge of his subject. It is a balanced and wholly captivating panorama of war in the air over both land and sea from Libya in 1911 to the Falklands in 1982. The author's skillful analysis of the men and machines, the tactics and changing patterns of aerial combat, give this book special value not only as a reference source but also as exciting reading.