1st Edition

Soviet Air Force Theory, 1918-1945

ISBN 9780415651868
Published May 10, 2013 by Routledge
208 Pages 4 B/W Illustrations

USD $62.95

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Book Description

This new book examines the development of Soviet thinking on the operational employment of their Air Force from 1918 to 1945, using Soviet theoretical writings and contemporary analyses of combat actions.

Table of Contents

1. Early Concepts, 1900-1928  2. Expansion, 1928-1937  3. Small Wars, 1936-1940  4. The Great Patriotic War, 1941-1945  Conclusion 

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James Sterrett received his PhD from the Department of War Studies, King’s College London. He works for Northrop Grumman on the US Army Command & General Staff College’s Simulations Team.