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Bomber:

The Formation and Early Years of Strategic Air Command

Phillip Meilinger
2012, 373 pages
ISBN: 978-1-58566-219-7
Cost: $49, AU Press Code: B-127

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Noted historian and retired USAF Col Phillip Meilinger’s Bomber traces the development of Strategic Air Command in parallel with a fledgling independent Air Force amid the drama of the Cold War. This well-documented history captures not only lessons learned in strategy, leadership, and budgetary crises, but also the personalities and politics that made the Air Force what it is today. More than 50 historic photos help bring this exciting story to life.

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