Aviation Art of World War IIBook - 2002
Breathtaking paintings by the most respected aviation and military artists preserve the moment when the aircraft carrier became the cornerstone of naval warfare. Begin with the earliest demonstrations of planes flying from and landing on ships, and the carrier's evolution in the period between the wars. The British, Japanese, and US fleets all obtained true carriers, with their numbers growing wildly by World War II. Written, with gripping historical anecdotes, by a renowned military historian.
Publisher: New York, NY : Friedman/Fairfax : 2002
Branch Call Number: 940.544 St54c
Characteristics: 144p illus