Air Force Roles and Missions: A History

  title={Air Force Roles and Missions: A History},
  author={Warren A. Trest},
  • W. Trest
  • Published 30 December 1998
  • History
Abstract : The twentieth century witnessed the emergence of three-dimensionality in war: surface forces flow became prey for attackers operating above and below the earth and its oceans. The aerial weapon, prophesied for centuries, became a reality, as did air power projection forces. This insightful book by Warren A. Trest traces the doctrinal underpinnings of the modern United States Air Force, the world's only global air force. We the men and women who serve in the Air Force, but also our… 

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