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The Resource How effective is strategic bombing? : lessons learned from World War II and Kosovo, Gian P. Gentile, (electronic book)

How effective is strategic bombing? : lessons learned from World War II and Kosovo, Gian P. Gentile, (electronic book)

Label
How effective is strategic bombing? : lessons learned from World War II and Kosovo
Title
How effective is strategic bombing?
Title remainder
lessons learned from World War II and Kosovo
Statement of responsibility
Gian P. Gentile
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the wake of World War II, Secretary of War Henry L. Stimson and President Harry S. Truman established the U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, to determine exactly how effectively strategic air power had been applied in the European theater and in the Pacific. The final study, consisting of over 330 separate reports and annexes, was staggering in its size and emphatic in its conclusions. As such it has for decades been used as an objective primary source and a guiding text, a veritable Bible for historians of air power. In this aggressively revisionist volume, Gian Gentile examines afresh this in
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Gentile, Gian P
Dewey number
355.4/22
Index
index present
LC call number
UG633
LC item number
.G46 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
World of war.
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  • Bombing, Aerial
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Kosovo (Serbia)
Label
How effective is strategic bombing? : lessons learned from World War II and Kosovo, Gian P. Gentile, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10032565
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 275 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780814731352
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
How effective is strategic bombing? : lessons learned from World War II and Kosovo, Gian P. Gentile, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10032565
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 275 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780814731352
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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