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"Bomber" Harris and the strategic bombing offensive, 1939-1945

Charles Messenger

"Bomber" Harris and the strategic bombing offensive, 1939-1945

by Charles Messenger

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Published by Arms and Armour in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harris, Arthur Travers, -- Sir, -- 1892-,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British,
  • Bombing, Aerial -- Germany -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Messenger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD786
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21884804M
    ISBN 100853686777

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    Neillands's The Bomber War: The Allied Air Offensive against Nazi Germany examines the effectiveness and consequences of the allies' use of strategic bombing during World War II. Since the end of that war there has been an ongoing controversy about the success and morality of this type of tactic. Davis, Richard G. Bombing the European Axis Powers. A Historical Digest of the Combined Bomber Offensive –, Air University Press, “Fire Raids on German Cities” United States Strategic Bombing Survey, Physical Damage Division, January Stephen A. Garrett, Ethics and Airpower in .

    The Strategic Air Offensive Against Germany, ; Vol. III: by Webster, Sir Charles and Noble Frankland and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at lphsbands.com Strategic bombing during World War II is a term which refers to all aerial bombardment of a strategic nature between and involving any nations engaged in World War II. This includes the bombing of military forces, railways, harbors, cities (civilian areas), and industrial lphsbands.comon: European Theatre of World War II, .


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Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Arthur Travers Harris, 1st Baronet, GCB, OBE, AFC (13 April – 5 April ), commonly known as "Bomber" Harris by the press and often within the RAF as "Butcher" Harris, was Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) RAF Bomber Command during the height of the Anglo-American strategic bombing campaign against Nazi Germany in the Second World lphsbands.coms/wars: First World War, Arab revolt in Palestine.

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ISBN Whether the Allied bombing offensive which played a major part in the defeat of Germany was morally justified is a question which has bothered the conscience of many over the past half-century. This book offers a fresh approach to the debate on the RAF's bomber offensive by using modern strategic leadership theory as an analytical tool to examine the campaign.

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It is a systematically organized and executed attack from the air which can utilize strategic bombers, long- or medium-range missiles, or nuclear-armed fighter-bomber. Bomber Harris and the Strategie Bombing Offensive -Charles Messenger,Bombing, Aerial, pages. Kept in the Dark The Denial to Bomber Command of.

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