Coverart for item
The Resource American combat planes

American combat planes

Label
American combat planes
Title
American combat planes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
623.74/6/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • TL685.3
  • R623.7 W 1968
LC item number
.W17 1968
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American combat planes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 428-430)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- pt. 1. Introducing the wars and the airplanes. 1, The role of the combat plane: a historical sketch. 2, Building the warplane. 3, A guide to designations -- pt. 2. Army attack and light bomber. 4, Airplanes against infantry 1917-23. 5, The single-engined attack plane 1925-40. 6, Attack bombers with two engines 1935-44. 7, Close support for the front 1941-45. 8, Summary -- pt. 3. Bombers for the Air Force. 9, Biplanes versus battleships 1917-30. 10, New monoplanes for a new war 1931-37. 11, The great air offensive 1938-44. 12, The magic weapon 1945-50. 13, Summary -- pt. 4. Fighters for the Air Force. 14, The first fighter planes 1915-18. 15, The biplane period 1919-32. 16, Monoplanes 1932-39. 17, World War II fighters. 18, Shield against annihilation 1945-59. 19, The fighter today -- pt. 5. Navy patrol planes. 20, Wings over the basket masts 1917-34. 21, Patrol bombers against the Axis 1935-45. 22, Postwar patrol planes 1945-59. 23, Summary -- pt. 6. Navy attack planes. 24, New weapons for the Navy 1918-34. 25, Japan's nemesis 1942-45. 26, Postwar attack types 1945-59. 27, Summary -- pt. 7. Navy fighters. 28, Adapting the fighter to the flight deck 1922-32. 29, Biplanes or monoplanes? 1931-38. 30, Fighters against Japan 1938-45. 31, Blowtorches at sea 1945-59. 32, Summary. 33, Counter-insurgency aircraft -- Notes on sources -- Index
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
New rev. ed.
Extent
442 pages
Lccn
67010351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm00712268
Label
American combat planes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 428-430)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- pt. 1. Introducing the wars and the airplanes. 1, The role of the combat plane: a historical sketch. 2, Building the warplane. 3, A guide to designations -- pt. 2. Army attack and light bomber. 4, Airplanes against infantry 1917-23. 5, The single-engined attack plane 1925-40. 6, Attack bombers with two engines 1935-44. 7, Close support for the front 1941-45. 8, Summary -- pt. 3. Bombers for the Air Force. 9, Biplanes versus battleships 1917-30. 10, New monoplanes for a new war 1931-37. 11, The great air offensive 1938-44. 12, The magic weapon 1945-50. 13, Summary -- pt. 4. Fighters for the Air Force. 14, The first fighter planes 1915-18. 15, The biplane period 1919-32. 16, Monoplanes 1932-39. 17, World War II fighters. 18, Shield against annihilation 1945-59. 19, The fighter today -- pt. 5. Navy patrol planes. 20, Wings over the basket masts 1917-34. 21, Patrol bombers against the Axis 1935-45. 22, Postwar patrol planes 1945-59. 23, Summary -- pt. 6. Navy attack planes. 24, New weapons for the Navy 1918-34. 25, Japan's nemesis 1942-45. 26, Postwar attack types 1945-59. 27, Summary -- pt. 7. Navy fighters. 28, Adapting the fighter to the flight deck 1922-32. 29, Biplanes or monoplanes? 1931-38. 30, Fighters against Japan 1938-45. 31, Blowtorches at sea 1945-59. 32, Summary. 33, Counter-insurgency aircraft -- Notes on sources -- Index
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
New rev. ed.
Extent
442 pages
Lccn
67010351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm00712268

Library Locations

    • Owatonna Public LibraryBorrow it
      105 N Elm Ave, Owatonna, MN, 55060, US
      44.0841275 -93.2234537

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...