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Revolt of the admirals

the fight for naval aviation, 1945-1950

by Barlow, Jeffrey G.

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Published by Brassey"s in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Navy -- Aviation -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Air power -- United States.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Management -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJeffrey G. Barlow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVG93 .B36 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 420 p. ;
      Number of Pages420
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL358291M
      ISBN 101574881701
      LC Control Number98018237

      Revolt of the Admirals: The Fight for Naval Aviation, Naval Historical Center, pp. In Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson canceled a pet carrier project of the U.S. Navy while supporting the Air Force's B heavy bomber program. There are few books (Revolt of the Admirals; the Fight for Naval Aviation, by Jeffrey Barlow is the one notable exception.) that deal directly with the subject, but there is sufficient peripheral information and a considerable amount of source material in the form of periodical literature.

      The book consists of 13 anecdotes after the fashion of the old Reader's Digest "Humor in Uniform" department, except instead of being a paragraph or two, they are story length. The yarns concern a Mediterranean cruise of the fictitious aircraft carrier USS Okinawa, apparently during the s/5. Lee "Revolt of the Admirals: The Fight for Naval Aviation, " por Jeffrey G. Barlow disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Chronicles in compelling detail the historic showdown between the U.S. Air Force and the Navy over the role of carrier a 4/5.

      The "Revolt of the Admirals" opened the discussion, still ongoing, in the American military establishment about the role of nuclear weapons, strategic bombing, and the need for unification of military command while at the same time questioning the team roles of each service as a separate entity. Revolt of the Admirals -Jeffrey Barlow About the Author: Barlow is a naval historian through and through. He is interested in “telling the navy story” behind the “Revolt of the Admirals” through the lens of the navy—his perspective. He also has a doctorate in International Studies. Synopsis: This book tells the story of the “Revolt of the Admirals” by chronologically moving from.


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