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Soviet Air Force Theory, 1918-1945

By James Sterrett

Routledge – 2006 – 208 pages

Series: Soviet (Russian) Study of War

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Description

This new book examines the development of Soviet thinking on the operational employment of their Air Force from 1918 to 1945, using Soviet theoretical writings and contemporary analyses of combat actions.

Contents

1. Early Concepts, 1900-1928 2. Expansion, 1928-1937 3. Small Wars, 1936-1940 4. The Great Patriotic War, 1941-1945 Conclusion

Author Bio

James Sterrett received his PhD from the Department of War Studies, King’s College London. He works for Northrop Grumman on the US Army Command & General Staff College’s Simulations Team.

Name: Soviet Air Force Theory, 1918-1945 (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By James Sterrett. This new book examines the development of Soviet thinking on the operational employment of their Air Force from 1918 to 1945, using Soviet theoretical writings and contemporary analyses of combat...
Categories: Russian Military History, Air Power, Strategic Theory