Generations of ChevronsGenerations of Chevrons
Air Force History and Museums Program
Histories of the United States Air Force and its predecessor organizations have focused on pilots, planes, and the use of air power. While certainly a large part of the service’s history and heritage, these studies do not tell the whole story. In the last dozen years or so, a number of people have begun a serious examination of the history of the ...
Number of pages: 254 | Publication Date: 2019-09-02 | ISBN-13: 9781690624707

The Three Wars of Lt. Gen. George E. StratemeyerThe Three Wars of Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer
George E. Stratemeyer
Contains the diary of Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer, the Far East Air Forces commander during the Korean War. Edited by William T.Y'Blood primarily to make the text more readable. Covers the period from June 25, 1950 to May 20, 1951.   ...
Number of pages: 586 | Publication Date: 1999-10-15 | ISBN-13: 9780160501067

Ideas and Weapons (Air Force History and Museums Program)Ideas and Weapons (Air Force History and Museums Program)
Jr., I.B. Holley
Professor Irving Brinton Holley, Jr.’s “Ideas and Weapons” remains one of the finest texts ever written on the history of warfare and weapons acquisition. Given the enormous destructive capacity of precision weapons in the modern era, and the inherent vulnerabilities of modern society to high technology attack, this book is more relevant toda ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2016-02-23 | ISBN-13: 9781530191321

A Magnificent ShowcaseA Magnificent Showcase
Timothy R. Keck

Number of pages: 355 | Publication Date: 2015-09-17 | ISBN-13: 9780160926617

Operation Dragon ComebackOperation Dragon Comeback
by Bruce A. Ashcroft, Joseph L. Mason
NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNT FOR THIS PRINT PRODUCT--OVERSTOCK SALE -- Significantly reduced list price while supplies last Tells the story of the men and woman of Air Education and Training Command (AETC) who rushed to the aid of their wingmen at Kessler Air Force Base and to their countrymen in time of need during the Hurricane Katrina emergency res ...
Number of pages: 238 | Publication Date: 2006-10-04 | ISBN-13: 9780160767791

That Others May liveThat Others May live
by Forrest L. Marion, Air Force Museums and History Program
When the Korean War began in June 1950, the United States Air Force's Air Rescue Service was a fledgling organization possessing a variety of aircraft types, most having seen service during World War II. The concept of using helicopters and amphibious fixed-wing aircraft to rescue airmen downed behind enemy lines or in hostile waters had gained lit ...
Number of pages: 60 | Publication Date: 2012-05-27 | ISBN-13: 9781477549926

Gradual FailureGradual Failure
by Jacob Van Staaveren, Air Force History and Museums Program
Of the many facets of the American war in Southeast Asia debated by U.S. authorities in Washington, by the military services and the public, none has proved more controversial than the air war against North Vietnam. The air war's inauguration with the nickname Rolling Thunder followed an eleven-year American effort to induce communist North Vietnam ...
Number of pages: 406 | Publication Date: 2011-07-30 | ISBN-13: 9781780394053

Piercing the FogPiercing the Fog
by John F. Kreis, Air Force History and Museums Program
When Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7,1941, and Germany and Italy joined Japan four days later in declaring war against the United States, intelligence essential for the Army Air Forces to conduct effective warfare in the European and Pacific theaters did not exist. Piercing the Fog tells the intriguing story of how airmen built intelligen ...
Number of pages: 515 | Publication Date: 2019-09-04 | ISBN-13: 9781690913023

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