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Soviet air power and the pursuit of new military options.

Phillip A. Petersen

Soviet air power and the pursuit of new military options.

by Phillip A. Petersen

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesStudies in communist affairs -- 3
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19741851M

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The independent air operation -- Air support of ground operations -- Air support of naval operations -- Soviet air power elements. Frontal aviation -- Long-range aviation -- Military transport aviation -- Aeroflot -- National air defense aviation -- Naval aviation -- Adjunct air forces -- Air operations and the preemption of NATO mobilization.

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There is a glossary of Soviet military terms and acronyms, and a final section on the names of Cited by: 1. * "Naval Power" * "The Soviet Fighting Man" The book provides an overall history and assessment of the Soviet military as it existed in the s and early s. The text is accompanied by many black and white and color photos.

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A few of his monographs have dealt with specific World War 2 aircraft, but this title is his first comprehensive work of the Soviet Air Force in World War 2. To give you a flavor of the coverage in this title, here are the six chapters that span this huge book: The Soviet Aircraft Industry in the Run-up to and during the Great Patriotic War.Chapter II - Forces for Nuclear Attack.

In the year since the publication of Soviet Military Powerthe Soviet Union has pressed ahead with the development and deployment of new generations of increasingly capable land, sea, and air forces for nuclear modernization of the fourth generation of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) has neared completion - ICBMs with greater.It can be said at the start that this is a vitally important book to the student of world politics.

The author, a distinguished British aviation writer, has taken a long scholarly look at the air power of the Soviet Union and detail by detail, has compressed its history, size, and striking potential into this one highly-informative view.

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