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Strike From the Sky
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Chronicles the history of battlefield air attack from 1911, when the airplane was first used in war, to the end of World War II.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright Page
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  1. Contents
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  1. Foreword
  2. pp. xi-xvii
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xviii-xx
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-6
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  1. PART ONE
  2. pp. 7-8
  1. 1. The Military and the Airplane
  2. pp. 9-17
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  1. 2. Ground Attack on the Western Front, 1917-1918
  2. pp. 19-27
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  1. 3. The Palestine Campaign of 1918
  2. pp. 29-36
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  1. 4. Great War Air Support in Retrospect
  2. pp. 37-42
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  1. PART TWO: Small Conflicts of the Interwar Years
  2. pp. 43-44
  1. 5. Emergent Ground-Attack Doctrine and Technology
  2. pp. 45-54
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  1. 6. Small Wars of the 1920s and 1930s
  2. pp. 55-76
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  1. Images
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  1. PART THREE: Abyssinia, Spain, and War in Asia
  2. pp. 77-80
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  1. 7. The Abyssinian War
  2. pp. 81-88
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  1. 8. The Spanish Civil War
  2. pp. 89-108
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  1. 9. The Spanish Legacy
  2. pp. 109-115
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  1. 10. War in Asia
  2. pp. 116-126
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  1. PART FOUR
  2. pp. 127-130
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  1. 11. The Blitzkrieg
  2. pp. 131-148
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  1. 12. The Genesis of Anglo-American Air Support: The British Experience in the Western Desert
  2. pp. 149-162
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  1. 13. The Necessary Interlude: Doctrine and the American Experience in the Pacific, Tunisian, and Italian Campaigns
  2. pp. 163-187
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  1. 14. A Deadly Efficiency: Anglo-American Air Support in Western Europe
  2. pp. 188-227
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  1. 15. Battlefield Air Support in the East: The Case of Kursk
  2. pp. 228-260
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  1. EPILOGUE: Where We Have Come, Where We Are, Where We Are Going
  2. pp. 261-272
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  1. Glossary
  2. pp. 273-275
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  1. Source Notes
  2. pp. 276-298
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  1. Selected Bibliography
  2. pp. 299-313
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 314-323
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