Victory through air power

by Alexander Procofieff De Seversky

Publisher: Simon and Schuster in New York

Written in English
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Aeronautics, Military -- United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations

Edition Notes

Statementby Major Alexander P. De Seversky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUG633 .D45
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 354 (i.e. 358) p.
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6434601M
LC Control Number42011421
OCLC/WorldCa570111

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TOC includes: The Challenges to America - Skagerrak and Dunkirk - The Battle of Britain - The Mediterranean and the Bismark.

Victory Through Air Powerincludes information of contemporary historical events up to Marchand also describes and shows photographs of new aircraft such as the XBsuperbomber, XBLiberator, XPBThunderbolt, XF4U-1Corsair, XSB2C-1Helldiver and XPB2M-1Mars flying boat that were at that time in the prototype or testing stage.

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