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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF U.S. NAVY AIR POWER

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF U.S. NAVY AIR POWER

by Edited by Douglas V. Smith

With a Foreword by George Herbert Walker Bush   Published to coincide with the centennial celebration of U.S. Navy aviation, this book details...

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THE BRIDGE TO AIRPOWER

by Peter Dye

In the latest addition to the History of Military Aviation series, Peter Dye describes how the development of the air weapon on the Western Front...

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THE OTHER SPACE RACE

by Nicholas Michael Sambaluk

The Other Space Race is a unique look at the early U.S. space program and how it both shaped and was shaped by politics during the Cold War....

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TWO ROADS TO WAR

by Robin Higham

Noted aviation historian Robin Higham has written this comparative study of the evolution of the French and British air arms from 1918 to 1940 to...

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OPERATION KE

by Roger Letourneau and Dennie Letourneau

This revisionist history questions some key traditional assumptions underlying Operation KE–the rescue of some 10,600 Japanese troops from...

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FIGHTER COMBAT

FIGHTER COMBAT

by Robert L. Shaw

This book provides a detailed discussion of one-on-one dog-fights and multi-fighter team work tactics. Full discussions of fighter aircraft and...

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FLOAT PLANES AND FLYING BOATS

by Robert B. Workman, Jr.

With nearly 300 vintage photographs and close to 300 pages of text, retired U.S. Coast Guard aviator Capt. Robert Workman presents a complete picture...

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"THE THREE MUSKETEERS OF THE ARMY AIR FORCES"

by Robert O. Harder

While scores of books have been published about the atomic bombings that helped end World War II, little has been written about the personal lives...

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THE AIRSHIPS AKRON AND MACON

by Richard K. Smith

“On rare occasions an aviation book appears that is everything .  .  . a treatise which is based on original research, on a subject...

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THE BATTLE FOR BRITAIN

by Anthony J. Cumming

The Battle for Britain is a provocative reinterpretation of both British air and naval power from 1909 to 1940. Anthony Cumming challenges the view...

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UNFLINCHING ZEAL

by Robin Higham

This consequential work by a pioneer aviation historian fills a significant gap in the story of the defeat of France in 1940. Higham also more fully...

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WHITEY

by Peter B. Mersky

Praise: “This fine tribute details how E.L. “Whitey” Feightner distinguished himself as a fighter pilot in the early days of World...

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HERO OF THE AIR

by William F. Trimble

William Trimble is the 2011 recipient of the “Admiral Arthur W. Radford Award for Excellence in Naval Aviation History and Literature. In this...

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RACING THE SUNRISE

RACING THE SUNRISE

by Glen M. Williford

Glen Williford lends new insight into the reasons for America's relatively quick comeback from the attack on Pearl Harbor. For the first time, he...

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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

by Admiral James L. Holloway III, USN (Ret.)

  Recommended reading as part of the Chief of Naval Operation's Professional Reading Program! Recipient of the 2011 Admiral of the Navy...

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