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The history of air forces around the world

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Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services,
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English
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The introduction of aircraft to the worldOCOs armed forces helped produce some of the greatest advances in modern warfare and the led to the creation of air forces in many of the worldOCOs militaries. This titleOCOs comprehensive coverage of these developments makes it a must-read for history buffs, military enthusiasts, and fans of aeronautics alike. With specialized content dedicated to the missile age and the use of aircraft in the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, and Iraq wars, this book is highly relevant for anybody seeking to understand the new types of off-the-ground technologiesOCoincluding unmanned aerial vehiclesOCothat have become key for armed forces in the 21st century."
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Grouped Work ID 44650ccd-8895-42d9-6b67-0a1651ce70f9
Full title history of air forces around the world
Author shalini saxena
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-12-19 00:13:48AM
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subject_facet Air forces -- History, Electronic books, United States. -- Air Force -- History
title_display The history of air forces around the world
title_full The history of air forces around the world / edited by Shalini Saxena ; supplementary material by Michael Ray
title_short The history of air forces around the world
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