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Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

Edited by John Gooch


282 pages

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The nine contributors to this volume study the rapid development of airpower during the twentieth century as well as the methodological problems involved in assessing such change.

Table of Contents

RUSI Journal- "Overall, this is an interesting and eminently readable book of contemporary essays in Air Power. The quality of the research and analysis are high and a number of little-known aspects of Air Power"s gestation are articulated."

The Times Higher Education Supplement- " John Gooch"s collection of essays offer new ground in a well-trodden field"

War in History- " These case studies…add greatly to a volume that is a boon for students of air power theory and practice"

Foreign and Security Policy web site, at

"It is an unusual mix of pieces with some new ground covered in a well trodden field.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Military / General
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / International Security