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.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.