By Justin D. Murphy
An professional exam of the evolution of army aviation and its profound influence on warfare―from the employment of balloons throughout the French progressive wars to using airplane in international battle I.
• Over 60 photos of crucial airplane of the period, equipped via kind and country
• thesaurus of plane abbreviations used in this interval, geared up by way of country
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