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The Resource Burning Japan : Air Force bombing strategy change in the Pacific, Daniel T. Schwabe

Burning Japan : Air Force bombing strategy change in the Pacific, Daniel T. Schwabe

Label
Burning Japan : Air Force bombing strategy change in the Pacific
Title
Burning Japan
Title remainder
Air Force bombing strategy change in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Daniel T. Schwabe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burning Japan is an investigation of how and why the air force shifted its tactics against Japan from a precision bombing strategy to area attacks. The guiding doctrine of the 1930s and 1940s called for focused attacks on specific targets deep behind enemy lines. Eager to prove itself, the nascent Army Air Force at first lauded the indispensability of strategic bombardment in areas otherwise unreachable by the army or navy. But when strategic bombing failed to yield the desired results in Europe and in initial efforts against Japan, the United States switched tactics, a shift that culminated i
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwabe, Daniel T.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Incendiary bombs
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Incendiary bombs
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Japan
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Incendiary bombs
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Burning Japan : Air Force bombing strategy change in the Pacific, Daniel T. Schwabe
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origins of destruction -- The makings of a mission -- Planning Japan's demise -- Hansell's 21st Bomber Command -- Losses per unit of target destruction -- Down the path of destruction -- Death throes -- Interpreting the campaign
Control code
ocn898422057
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612346403
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d9jvd0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898422057
Label
Burning Japan : Air Force bombing strategy change in the Pacific, Daniel T. Schwabe
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origins of destruction -- The makings of a mission -- Planning Japan's demise -- Hansell's 21st Bomber Command -- Losses per unit of target destruction -- Down the path of destruction -- Death throes -- Interpreting the campaign
Control code
ocn898422057
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612346403
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d9jvd0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898422057

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