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By John Andreas Olsen

ISBN-10: 1441776583

ISBN-13: 9781441776587

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This one-volume anthology offers a complete research of the function that air energy has performed in army conflicts during the last century. Comprising 16 essays penned through a world cadre of prime army specialists, A background of Air conflict chronologically examines the application of air strength from the 1st international warfare to the second one Lebanon warfare, crusade via crusade. every one essay lays out the targets, occasions, and key gamers of the clash in query, stories 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 bargains wider views by way of concentrating on air and house energy in either unconventional and traditional struggle from 1913 to the current. greater than an easy homage to air strength, A heritage of Air battle exposes air power’s strengths and weaknesses and, the place proper, illuminates the demanding situations of joint operations and coalition battle. as a result of its severe procedure, even therapy, and historic heritage, the e-book will attract sleek war students, air energy experts, and normal readers attracted to army background alike.

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