Hallion Richard P. STRIKE FROM THE SKY
Smithsonian Institute, Washington 1989 0874744520 / 9780874744521 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
"Strike from the Sky is the first book to trace the evolution of battlefield air attack and its impact on military operations world wide. Noted aerospace historian Richard P. Hallion probes the context in which air-land operations occurred and how they influenced the outcome of specific battles and campaigns. Using case studies from World War 1 through 1945 to illustrate the evolution of battlefield air attack, Hallion examines sjuch issues as technology choices, doctrine, military strategy, battlefield experience and lessons learned." Includes many b/w photographs to support the text. Almost AS NEW CONDITION.