By John Andreas Olsen

ISBN-10: 1441776583

ISBN-13: 9781441776587

ISBN-10: 1597974331

ISBN-13: 9781597974332

ISBN-10: 1597974404

ISBN-13: 9781597974400

This one-volume anthology offers a accomplished research of the position that air energy has performed in army conflicts over the last century. Comprising 16 essays penned through an international cadre of major army specialists, A heritage of Air battle chronologically examines the software of air strength from the 1st global conflict to the second one Lebanon battle, crusade by means of crusade. every one essay lays out the ambitions, occasions, and key avid gamers of the clash in query, experiences the position of air strength within the strategic and operational contexts, and explores the interaction among the political framework and army operations right. The concluding part deals wider views through targeting air and area strength in either unconventional and standard struggle from 1913 to the current. greater than an easy homage to air energy, A historical past of Air struggle exposes air power’s strengths and weaknesses and, the place proper, illuminates the demanding situations of joint operations and coalition war. as a result of its severe procedure, even therapy, and historic history, the booklet will entice glossy struggle students, air energy experts, and common readers drawn to army background alike.

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