Cold War Fighters: Canadian Aircraft Procurement, 1945-54 (Studies in Canadian Military History)

Cold War Fighters: Canadian Aircraft Procurement, 1945-54 (Studies in Canadian Military History)

By: Randall T. Wakelam (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will appeal to aviation enthusiasts, former and current military personnel, and students and scholars of military history and strategic studies.

About Author

Colonel (ret'd) Randall Wakelam teaches military history and leadership at the Royal Military College of Canada and is author of The Science of Bombing: Operational Research in RAF Bomber Command. A pilot in his service career, he also worked in aircraft procurement.

Contents

1 An Air-Minded Middle Power 2 Planning for Peace 3 International and Industrial Alliances 4 Caught Flat-Footed 5 Facing the Threat in Earnest 6 And So to War 7 Juggling Numbers 8 Putting Rubber on the Ramp 9 Growing Needs, Growing Concerns 10 Fact and Fancy Appendix A: Royal Canadian Air Force Headquarters Organization Chart, c. 1947 Appendix B: Department of Defence Production Aircraft Delivery Statistics, 1951-54 Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774821483
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9780774821483
  • weight: 440
  • ISBN10: 0774821485

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