9781596987692

LeMay : The Life and Wars of General Curtis Lemay

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    9781596987692

  • ISBN10:

    1596987693

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-10-17
  • Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
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Summary

Kozak chronicles the life and far-reaching influence of one of the military's greatest and most controversial commanders--General Curtis LeMay. The author weaves an intriguing story of personal conflict, heroism, and self-destruction. b & w photos.

Table of Contents

Prologuep. ix
Something Strange and Wonderfulp. 1
Flightp. 19
The B-17p. 47
"I'll Fly Lead"p. 69
The War in Thin Airp. 109
A War of Attritionp. 133
The Biggest Gamble of the Warp. 165
The Empire Burningp. 193
"Brutal LeMay"p. 229
Homep. 261
SACp. 279
Washingtonp. 315
Cuba, Kennedy, and Johnsonp. 343
Wallacep. 365
Acknowledgmentsp. 389
Notesp. 393
Indexp. 423
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