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By Thomas Hippler

Giulio Douhet is mostly thought of the world's most crucial air-power theorist and this ebook bargains the 1st entire account of his air-power thoughts. It levels from 1884 while an air provider was once first carried out in the Italian army to the outbreak of the second one global battle, and explores the evolution and dissemination of Douhet's principles in a global context. It examines the impression of the Libyan battle, the 1st global struggle and Ethiopian warfare at the improvement of Italian air-power technique. It additionally addresses the problem of Douhet's advocacy of strategic bombing, exploring why it used to be that Douhet turned an suggest of urban bombing; the which means and the boundaries of his center suggestion of 'command of the air'; and the mutual effect of air strength, army and naval idea. It additionally takes under consideration choices to Douhetism akin to the theories constructed via Amedeo Mecozzi and others.

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