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Air Power At Sea 1945 to Today

(1977)
A non fiction book by

 
 
This is a fully illustrated examination of the changes that have overtaken the world's naval aircrafts from the end of World War II to the present day, including the coming of jet fighters and nuclear-powered carriers, the arrival of the missile in air combat, the success of the "jump jet" from "Flying Bedstead" to Sea Harrier and the use of new devices such as the steam catapult, the angled flight deck, the mirror landing aid and the ejector seat. John Winton is a novelist and historian specializing in stories of the sea. His previous books include "Air Power at Sea 1939-1945".



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Hardback Editions

September 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Air Power At Sea: 1945 To Today
Author(s): John Winton
ISBN: 0-283-99414-2 / 978-0-283-99414-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson
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Paperback Editions

August 1989 : USA Paperback
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Title: Air Power at Sea: 1945 to Today
Author(s): John Winton
ISBN: 0-88184-358-X / 978-0-88184-358-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publishing
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September 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: Air Power At Sea 1945-1986
Author(s): John Winton
ISBN: 0-283-99731-1 / 978-0-283-99731-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson
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