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Harnessing the airplane : American and British cavalry responses to a new technology, 1903-1939 /
Lori A. Henning.
edition
First edition.
imprint
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]
description
xi, 224 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN
0806161841, 9780806161846
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imprint
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]
isbn
0806161841
9780806161846
contents note
State of affairs -- Early response to heavier-than-air flight: threats in the press and cavalry reaction, 1903-1917 -- Developing a relationship in the 1920s -- National economy: aviation versus the cavalry -- Autogiros and mechanization: the 1930s.
general note
"This book examines the ramifications of technological innovation and its role in the fraught relationship that developed between traditional ground units and emerging air forces in the American and British armies during the early twentieth-century."--Provided by publisher.
catalogue key
12074166
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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