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Author Slayton, Robert A.

Title Master of the air [electronic resource] : William Tunner and the success of military airlift / Robert A. Slayton.

Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 291 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Getting a mission -- Tunner's women pilots -- The Hump -- Tunner's men -- Buildup to destiny -- Blockade -- A cowboy operation -- Black Friday -- Solving problems -- Finding solutions -- Rebellion -- The test -- Korea -- Final battles.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Tunner, William H.
Tunner, William H. -- Military leadership.
United States. Air Force -- Officers -- Biography.
United States. Air Force -- Transport service -- History -- 20th century.
Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.) -- History.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Airlift, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Burma.
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949.
United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780817316921 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817316922 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780817383541 (electronic)
0817383549 (electronic)

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