Military Aircraft in World War One Airships and Airplanes

The introduction of aircraft into military operations - The military uses of the captive balloon - Germany's rise to military airship supremacy - Airships of war - Germany's aerial dreadnought fleet - The military value of Germany's aerial ...

Military Aircraft in World War One   Airships and Airplanes

The introduction of aircraft into military operations - The military uses of the captive balloon - Germany's rise to military airship supremacy - Airships of war - Germany's aerial dreadnought fleet - The military value of Germany's aerial fleet - Aeroplanes of war - Scouting from the skies - The airman and artillery - Bomb-throwing from air-craft - Armoured aeroplanes - Battles in the air - Tricks and ruses to baffle the airman - Anti-aircraft guns. Mobile weapons - Anti-aircraft guns. Immobile weapons - Mining the air - Wireless in aviation - Aircraft and naval operations - The navies of the air

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Military Aircraft in World War One - Airships and Airplanes
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: Frederick A. Talbot
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-01 - Publisher: Diggory Press Limited

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Military Aircraft of WWI
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Ole Steen Hansen
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-31 - Publisher: New York ; St. Catharines, Ont. : Crabtree Publishing Company

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Military Aircraft, Origins to 1918
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Justin D. Murphy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

"Military Aircraft, Origins to 1918: An Illustrated History of Their Impact" is a detailed, authoritative exploration of the role and development of military aviation, from its beginnings to the conclusion of World War I. Military history scholar Justin Murphy carefully illustrates the impact of aircraft on military warfare, examines the
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Language: en
Pages: 1661
Authors: Spencer Tucker, Priscilla Mary Roberts
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Strategic Bombing by the United States in World War II
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Stewart Halsey Ross
Categories: History
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