Royal Air Force Museum
Official homepage for the UK’s Royal Air Force Museum, located in Cosford and London
Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
Official homepage of The Mighty Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum.
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Ohio
Imperial War Museum
British Museum that focuses on Britain’s role in conflicts since World War I
Air Force Historical Studies Office
Historical analysis of the February 14-15, 1945 bombings of Dresden
Biddle, Tami Davis. Rhetoric and Reality in Air Warfare. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2002.
Boog, Horst, Krebs Gerhard & Vogel, Detlef. Germany and the Second World War Volume VII. Oxford, England: Clarendon Press, 2006.
Cate, James Lea & Craven, Wesley Frank. The Army Air Forces in World War I – Volume 3 and Volume 6. Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago, 1951.
Crane, Conrad. Bombs, Cities, & Civilians. Lawrence, Kansas: University of Kansas Press, 1993.
Crosby, Harry. A Wing and a Prayer. London, England: Robson Books, 1993.
Dallek, Robert. Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Policy 1932-1945. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1995.
Davis, Richard. Carl A. Spaatz and the Air War in Europe. Washington, D.C.: Center for Air Force History, 1993.
Freeman, Roger A. The Mighty Eighth: A History of the U.S. 8th Army Air Force. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1970.
Freeman, Roger A. The Mighty Eighth War Manual. London, England: Cassell & Co., 1984.
Halpert, Sam. A Real Good War. St. Petersburg, Florida: Southern Heritage Press, 1997.
Hansell, Haywood S. The Air Plan That Defeated Hitler. Atlanta, Georgia: Higgins-McArthur/Longino & Porter, Inc., 1972.
Hastings, Max. Bomber Command. New York, NY: The Dial Press/James Wade, 1979.
Grayling, A.C. Among the Dead Cities. New York, NY: Walker Publishing, Company, Inc., 2006.
Lowe, Keith. Inferno: The Fiery Destruction of Hamburg 1943. New York, NY: Scribner, 2007.
Mets, David R. Master of Airpower: General Carl A. Spaatz. Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1988.
Middlebrook, Martin. The Berlin Raids: RAF Bomber Command Winter 1943-1945.
London, England: Viking, 1988.
Miller, Donald L. Masters of the Air: America’s Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 2006.
Miller, Donald. The Story of World War II. New York, NY: Touchstone, 2001.
Overy, Richard J. The Air War 1939-1945. London, England: Europa Publications, 1980.
Overy, Richard J. Why The Allies Won. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1995.
Parton, James. “Air Force Spoken Here” General Ira Eaker and the Command of the Air. Bethesda, Maryland: Adler & Adler, 1986.
The United States Strategic Bombing Survey. New York, NY: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1976.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.