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Air war bibliography, 1939-1945

Myron J. Smith

Air war bibliography, 1939-1945

English-language sources

by Myron J. Smith

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Published by Aerospace historian in Manhattan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Myron J. Smith, Jr.
    SeriesMilitary affairs/Aerospace historian instant publishing series
    ContributionsAir Force Historical Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6207.W8 S56, D785 S56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1-5 > ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4754276M
    ISBN 100891260536
    LC Control Number78100111

    A suggested list of literary criticism on History SparkNotes's World War II (–). The listed critical essays and books will be invaluable for writing essays and papers on World War II (–).   Air War Over Europe - by Chaz Bowyer. Paperback $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. the Second World War saw the clash of mighty air forces on a scale that would have seemed impossible twenty years before. Chaz Bowyer, arguably the most authoritative air historian of his generation, tackles the broad sweep of air Brand: Pen & Sword Books Limited.

    Australia in the War of – is a volume official history series covering Australia's involvement in the Second World series was published by the Australian War Memorial between and Most volumes in the series were edited by Gavin Long, who also wrote three volumes in the series and the summary volume The Six Year War.. In contrast to the Official History of Followed by: Australia in the Korean War – The multivolume set by Dennis Richards, The Royal Air Force, (London, ), is somewhat dated but still useful. Richard Overy's The Air War, (London, ) represents a new departure; and while it contains several small errors, it puts the air war into a much larger perspective than most historians have been willing to address.

      These are the sources and citations used to research World War 2 Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Air War Europe This bibliography was generated on Cite This For Me on Tuesday, Septem Website. Biography - Paterson Clarence Hughes - . A collection of public domain World War II books, radio broadcasts, V-discs, films, and other ephemera. Curated by a librarian. Thanks for the support & please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or the Internet Archive (so that others can enjoy this WWII Archive in the.


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Air war bibliography, 1939-1945 by Myron J. Smith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smith, Myron J. Air war bibliography, Manhattan: Aerospace historian, ©   RICHARD J. OVERY,is a professor of modern European history at King’s College, London.

An award-winning historian, he has published numerous other books on World War II, including Why the Allies Won; The Battle of Britain: The Myth and the Reality; Interrogations: The Nazi Elite in Allied Hands, ; and Russia’s War: A History of the Soviet War Effort, –Cited by:   When a historian of the stature of Mr.

Overy writes about the air war in Europe (), one must read it. Not for the faint of heart ( pages), the book is worth the price for the bibliography alone though with his typical thoroughness, the author lays to rest any myths about the bombing campaigns of both the Axis and the Allies in WW/5().

Beck, Earl R. The European Home Fronts, – Harlan Davidson, ,; Bohm-Duchen, Monica. Art and the Second World War (Princeton University Press; ); Costello, John. Love, Sex, and War: Changing Values, – US title: Virtue under Fire: How World War II Changed Our Social and Sexual Attitudes Geyer, Michael and Adam Tooze, eds.

() The Cambridge History of the. The strategic air war against Germany, report of the British Bombing Survey Unit Responsibility with forewords by Sir Michael Beetham and John W. Huston. -- (War/peace bibliography series ; #) ZI7 S63 Vol.

3 has foreword and selected chronology by Lloyd W. Garrison. Contents: v. Intelligence, propaganda and psychological warfare, resistance movements, and secret operations, -- v. Australia in the War of – is a volume official history series covering Australian involvement in the Second World series was published by the Australian War Memorial between andmost of the volumes being edited by Gavin Long, who also wrote three volumes and the summary volume The Six Year War.

In contrast to the Official History of Australia in the War of Genre: Military history. Chaz Bowyer, arguably the most authoritative air historian of his generation, tackles the broad sweep of air operations in the European theatre in this book.

Initially, the Luftwaffe attempted to dominate the skies, and very nearly succeeded. The valiant defence of the UK by the RAF in the Battle of Britain ranks among the greatest feats of arms in our country's history. The Air War, (), sophisticated standard interpretation, covering all major countries Werrell, Kenneth P.

"The Strategic Bombing of Germany in World War II: Costs and Accomplishments," Journal of American History 73 () ; good place to start. U.S. Marine Corps World War II Order of Battle: Ground and Air Units in the Pacific War, By Gordon L. Rottman Greenwood Press, Read preview Overview A-Train: Memoirs of a Tuskegee Airman By Charles W.

Dryden University of Alabama Press, It has two sections on the air war; one is the first-person of memories of a tail gunner and the other is an evaluation of the effectiveness of the European bombing campaign.

Just a good reference on the whole war. Craven, Wesley Frank and Cate, James Lea (eds.); The Army Air Forces in World War II (7 vols.); The Office of Air Force History, The cultural legacy of the air war on Germany is explored in this comparative study of two bombed cities from different sides of the subsequently divided nation.

Contrary to what is often assumed, Allied bombing left a lasting imprint on German society, spawning vibrant memory cultures that can be traced from the s to the present. Vietnam War.

War in the Shallows: U.S. Navy Coastal and Riverine Warfare in Vietnam By Sea, Air, and Land. The U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War (series) 1.) The Approaching Storm: Conflict in Asia, 2.) Nixon’s Trident: Naval Power in Southeast Asia, 3.) The Battle Behind Bars: Navy and Marine POWs in the Vietnam.

Quite literally ""the first general history of the air war to appear in English""-add not merely a chronological replay.

In the early chapters, Overy (King's College, London) provides operational accounts of the air-forces' role in Europe up to American entry, and after; and in the Pacific.

Then, and most exceptionally, he deals separately with all facets of the air war: planning, organization. Originally published in and still the best one-volume aerial history of World War II, Richard Overy's classic work remains profound and highly origi-nal.

Far from just an account of the various air battles, Professor Overy treats the air war as a complex and fascinating historical web, woven out of grand strategy, economic mobilization, the recruitment of science, and the nature of 5/5(1).

%T The Bombing War: Europe %A Overy, Richard %I Allen Lane %D %O hardcover, bibliography, notes, index %G ISBN %P pp. By Title - search for a specific book title. Memoirs of the Second World War; By Subject - use subject headings to pinpoint works on topic.

World War ; World War bibliography; World War Poland; World War campaigns Poland; By Advanced Search - use combination of searches. Author: Churchill AND Title: MemoirsAuthor: Joseph Barry.

World War, -- Aerial operations, Military history, Modern -- 20th century, World War,Military history, Modern Publisher New York: Stein and DayPages: The War At Sea: A Naval Atlas,is a mammoth undertaking.

Within its pages author Marcus Faulkner covers most of the naval engagements of the Second World War, as well as amphibious landings, convoys, sieges, skirmishes and sinking’s with detailed color maps and a. "On the perimeter: a reconstruction of the military geography of Newfoundland and Labrador during the Second World War, " MA Thesis, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Typescript.

Parrott, William C. and Christopher A. Sharpe. "Swords into Ploughshares: The Legacy of the Military Occupation of Newfoundland, - ". The publication of The Air War, in immediately and permanently altered the way that historians have examined the nature of aerial warfare during World War II.

Overy’s ingenious examination of the global nature of planning, building, deploying, and utilizing air forces remains the finest overall study of the topic more than a.How the War Was Won Air-Sea Power and Allied Victory in World War II Fighting the Second World War ‘This is a book anyone interested in the Second World War will want to read.

It refocuses the story of the war away from the battlefield, to the air and the sea, and also to the transit depot, the maintenance facility, the training base Cited by: 7.Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press British Bombing Survey Unit.

The strategic air war against Germany report Brittain, Vera Seed of Chaos Miller, Donald L. Masters of the Air – America’s Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany De Bruhl, Marshall. Firestorm: Allied Airpower and the Destruction of Dresden.