AMERICA'S PURSUIT OF PRECISION BOMBING (Smithsonian History of Aviation and Spaceflight Series). STEPHEN L. MCFARLAND.

AMERICA'S PURSUIT OF PRECISION BOMBING (Smithsonian History of Aviation and Spaceflight Series)

Smithsonian, 1995. Hardcover. Fine (some foxing to the edges of the text block). Fine dustjacket. Hardcover. xviii+ 288 pages with bibliography and index. Illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. Learning had lessons from the World War I beginnings of aerial warfare, the U.S. militray aggressively pursued the goal of precision bombing. The author traces the evolution of bombing doctrines and of to interrlated technologies---bombsights and automatic pilots---from the earliest efforts in the 1910s to the dropping of the atomic bomb in 1945. Fine / fine. Item #E24186
ISBN: 9781560984078

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