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Harnessing the airplane : American and British cavalry responses to a new technology, 1903-1939 / Lori A. Henning.

Author/creator Henning, Lori A. author.
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]
Descriptionxi, 224 pages ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents State of affairs -- Early response to heavier-than-air flight: threats in the press and cavalry reaction, 1903-1917 -- Developing a relationship in the 1920s -- National economy: aviation versus the cavalry -- Autogiros and mechanization: the 1930s.
General note"This book examines the ramifications of technological innovation and its role in the fraught relationship that developed between traditional ground units and emerging air forces in the American and British armies during the early twentieth-century."--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formHistory.
LCCN 2018027410
ISBN9780806161846 hardcover alkaline paper
ISBN0806161841 hardcover alkaline paper

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