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Winged defense

Mitchell, William

Winged defense

the development and possibilities of modern air power--economic and military

by Mitchell, William

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa, AL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army. -- Air Corps,
  • Aeronautics, Military -- United States,
  • Air power -- United States,
  • Air power -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Military doctrine -- United States,
  • United States -- Defenses

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam "Billy" Mitchell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG633 .M44 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23712257M
    ISBN 109780817356057, 9780817383046
    LC Control Number2009026107

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