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The Resource Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller

Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller

Label
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany
Title
Masters of the air
Title remainder
America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany
Statement of responsibility
Donald L. Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicle of the U.S. 8th Air Force's daylight bombing campaign over Europe during World War II, from its genesis to the end of the war
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Donald L.
Dewey number
940.54/4973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D790.22 8th
LC item number
.M55 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bomber pilots
Label
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2006 by Simon & Schuster
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [609]-642) and index
Contents
Prologue: The bloody hundredth -- The bomber mafia -- Eaker's amateurs -- The dangerous sky -- Airman down! -- The anatomy of courage -- Teach them to kill -- The bells of heaven -- Men at war -- The turning -- Liberated skies -- The fatal trap -- Prisoners of the Swiss -- My bellyful of war -- The wire -- Terror without end -- The chimneys hardly ever fall down -- A pageant of misery
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
671 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743235457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn153578358
  • (OCoLC)153578358
Label
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2006 by Simon & Schuster
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [609]-642) and index
Contents
Prologue: The bloody hundredth -- The bomber mafia -- Eaker's amateurs -- The dangerous sky -- Airman down! -- The anatomy of courage -- Teach them to kill -- The bells of heaven -- Men at war -- The turning -- Liberated skies -- The fatal trap -- Prisoners of the Swiss -- My bellyful of war -- The wire -- Terror without end -- The chimneys hardly ever fall down -- A pageant of misery
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
671 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743235457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn153578358
  • (OCoLC)153578358

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