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Author Polmar, Norman, author.
Title Naval Air War : The Rolling Thunder Campaign / Norman Polmar and Edward J. Marolda.
Published Washington Navy Yard, DC : Naval History & Heritage Command, 2015.
Book Cover

 Floor2  DS558.8 .P65 2015    IN LIBRARY
Government Doc # 0415-D-04
D 221.2:V 67/5
Description 67 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series The U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War
U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 66-67).
Contents The start of an air campaign -- Way down south on Dixie Station -- Rescuing downed aviators -- Countering the SAMs -- The bombing campaign heats up -- The POL strikes -- Air war at its deadliest -- Tet and Rolling Thunder -- Learning from the Rolling Thunder experience -- Sidebars -- Attack aircraft -- Fighter aircraft -- Tragedy aboard ship -- Frustrated warrior: Admiral Ulysses S.G. Sharp -- Homer Smith and the debut of PGMs -- Recce aircraft -- Abbreviations and terms.
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American.
Operation Rolling Thunder, 1965-1968.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Naval operations, American.
Related Names Marolda, Edward J., author.
Alternate Title Rolling Thunder campaign
Related To Online version: Polmar, Norman. Naval air war (OCoLC)927109993
ISBN 9780945274827 (paperback) (alkaline paper)
0945274823 (paperback) (alkaline paper)
9780945274834 (508-compliant pdf)
9780945274841 (epub)
9780945274858 (mobi)
OCLC number 914445950