Beyond the Wild Blue (2nd edition): A History of the U.S. Air Force, 1947-2007
The second edition of Beyond the Wild Blue, an update of the popular history originally released in 1997, is a fascinating look at sixty turbulent years of Air Force history. From the prop-driven armada of World War II to the most advanced Stealth weaponry, from pioneers like General Henry "Hap" Arnold to glorious conquests in the Gulf War, Beyond the Wild Blue is a high-flying study of the triumphs (and failures) of leadership and technology.
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BEYOND THE WILD BLUE: A History of the U.S. Air Force 1947-2007, 2nd EditionUser Review - Kirkus
Readers of veteran aviation writer Boyne will know what to expect in this update of The Wild Blue (1998): an enthusiastic account of American air power, rich in personal anecdotes as well as ... Read full review
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A chronology of aerospace power since 1903