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338 pp, 8 1/2" H. Blue cloth with silver lettering on spine and front board. B&w photographs, drawings, map. Contents: Editor's Introduction; List of Illustrations; Chronology of Major Events in the Develop-ment of Air Force Ballistic Missiles; Preface: Missiles and the Race Toward Space; Introduction: The USAF BM Program; Air Force Missile Experience; Missiles in Perspective; Command and Control of BMs; Organizing and Manning BM Units; The BM and Operational Capability; Missilemen - Present and Future; The BM Test Program; Logistics for the BM; Impact of the BM on Warfare; Impact of the BM on Defense; Impact of the BM on Industry; SAC and the BM; Appendices: Notes on Technical Aspects of BMs; Fundamental Equations of Force Survival; The BM and Its Elusive Targets; The USAF Reports to Congress; A Glossary of Terms Related to the BM; Biographical Notes. Previous owner's name/date on front free endpaper, small paper clip indentation and rust mark at top edge of page leaf 29/30 - rust marks on adjacent pages and clip indentation on several pages, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, several light rub marks on boards, light edge wear.
Title: THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE REPORT ON THE BALLISTIC MISSILE: ITS TECHNOLOGY, LOGISTICS AND STRATEGY.
Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday: 1958
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good+
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 28786
Keywords: Ballistic Missiles, United States Air Force, Space Race, USAF Ballistic Missile Program, Edward N. Hall, Claude E. Putnam, Command and Control, Charles M. McCorkle, William L. Anderson, operational Capabilities, Roy L. Ferguson, Missilemen, Allen W. Stephens, Test Program, edward A. Swanke, Richard K. Jacobson, Logistics, Ben I. Funk, Warfare, Alexander Sheridan, Defense, Harvey W.C. Shelton, Industry, Airframe Manufacturers, Martin Company, Rocket Engines, Rodketdyne Division, North american Aviation Company, Electronics, SAC, Thomas S. Power, Technology, Ramo-Wooldridge, Robert D. Bowers, Kenneth A. Smith, Thor, Titan Plant, Astronautics, Cape Canaveral, Atlas ICBM, Launch Complex, San Salvador AAFB, IRBM Launcher, Ground Guidance Unit, Test Facilities, Aerojet, Guidance Systems, X-17 Test Missile, Countdown.,