Naval aviators fought a long and costly campaign against North Vietnam from 1964–1973, flying missions against what became one of the most sophisticated air defense systems of the Cold War.
“Only the far-seeing vision and persistence of those first aviators allowed this new mode of warfare to survive its infancy until the First World War showed that airplanes were not just a n
Nearly all the historiography of the Battle of Britain centers around the courage and fortitude of the “valiant few” British fighter pilots who turned back the German bombing campaign against the E
“These women were heroes in every sense of the word and for more reasons than one.”
"An Incipient Mutiny fills in an unexplored but critical part of American military history."
“tells the forgotten story of this airborne operation, one of the more complex operations in World War II . . .”
“This book does an excellent job of showing the impact of [the] bomber raids on the larger plan for liberating Europe and how the air forces made a major contribution to the eventual succes
“long overdue update to a tragic and avoidable Allied debacle, which continues to offer stark lessons on the dangers of hubris and substituting optimism for solid operational planning.”
“does an excellent job of placing World War II in the historical context of global conflict . . .”
“an eminently readable story that further emphasizes and demonstrates the mettle of the Greatest Generation.”
“a solid introductory volume to anyone wishing to learn about America’s airborne forces in World War II . . .”