The Resource Master of the air : William Tunner and the success of military airlift, Robert A. Slayton

Master of the air : William Tunner and the success of military airlift, Robert A. Slayton

Label
Master of the air : William Tunner and the success of military airlift
Title
Master of the air
Title remainder
William Tunner and the success of military airlift
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Slayton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1948, just as the Cold War was settling into the form it would maintain for nearly half a century, major antagonists the US and the USSR began maneuvering into a series of dangerously hostile encounters. Trouble had broken out in Poland and Czechoslovakia, but it was in Germany, which had been at the heart of World Wars One and Two, that the first potentially explosive confrontation developed. The USSR, which had suffered more at Germany's hands than the rest of the Allies combined, may have viewed developments there with heightened fear and irritability. When the western Allies moved to co
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
358.40092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UG626.2.T87S58 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Master of the air : William Tunner and the success of military airlift, Robert A. Slayton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting a mission -- Tunner's women pilots -- The Hump -- Tunner's men -- Buildup to destiny -- Blockade -- A cowboy operation -- Black Friday -- Solving problems -- Finding solutions -- Rebellion -- The test -- Korea -- Final battles
Control code
ocn648711535
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817383541
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2563821x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)648711535
  • pebcs0817383549

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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