Air Power History

Air Power History chronicles the great campaigns, the leaders, the successes and the  failures of air forces in the past. Eyewitness accounts and historical articles will capture your interest, issue after issue. Regular features will keep you up-to-date on new books, museum exhibits and meetings.

Fall 2020 – Volume 67 No.3 


Turncoat and Traitor? Lt. Martin Monti (USAAF)
– Kenneth P. Werrell

The Bomber on the Beach – Brian Dervin Dillon

The Final Flight of B–17G 43-38856M – Don Madar & Jeff Antol

Foundation of Pacific Air War Strategy: Interwar Hawaii
Air Operations – William Cahill


SAC Times: A Navigator in the Strategic Air Command
by Thomas E. Alexander,  Review by Gary Connor

Victor Boys by Tony Blackman with Gary O’Keefe, Review by Gary Connor

Valiant Boys by Tony Blackman and Anthony Wright Review by Gary Connor

Lockheed F–104 Starfighter: A History by Martin W. Bowman, Review by Paul D. Stone

Sighted Sub, Sank Same: The United States Navy’s Air Campaign against the U-Boat by Alan C. Carey, Review by Steven D. Ellis

Blind Bombing: How Microwave Radar Brought the Allies to D-Day and Victory in World War II by Norman Fine, Review by Kenneth P. Werrell

Storm Over Europe: Allied Bombing Missions in the Second World War
by Juan Vasquez Garcia, Review by Gary Connor

Beyond the Quagmire: New Interpretations of the Vietnam War by Geoffrey W. Jensen and Matthew M. Stith, Review by John Cirafici

KAIS: A True Story of a Daring Rescue in the Swamps of New Guinea, Summer 1944 By Bas Kreuger, Review by Scott A. Willey

Early Jet Bombers: 1944-1954 by Leo Marriott, Review by Golda Eldridge

Bait: The Battle of Kham Duc by James D. McLeroy, Review by John Cirafici

Helicopter Boys: True Tales from Operators of Military and Civilian Rotorcraft
by Richard Pike, Review by P. E. Simmons

The Luftwaffe in Africa 1941-1943 by Jean-Louis Roba, Review by Golda Eldridge

Lone Wolf: The Remarkable Story of Britain’s Greatest Nightfighter Ace…-Flt Lt Richard Playne Stevens by Andy Saunders and Terry Thompson, Review by Henry L. Zeybel

Early French Aviation: 1905-1930 by Graham M. Simons, Review by Steven D. Ellis

Forgotten Heroes: Aces of the Royal Hungarian Air Force in the Second World War by Csaba B. Stenge, Review by Golda Eldridge

They’re KIlling My Boys: The History of Hickam Field and the Attacks of 7 December 1941 by J. Michael Wenger, Review by Jeffrey P. Joyce

Aero-Neurosis: Pilots of the First World War and the Psychological Legacies of Combat by Mark C. Wilkins, Review by Steve Agoratus

Red Star and Roundel: A Shared Century by Philip Wilkinson, Review by Gary Connor

The United States Air Force in Britain by Darren Willmin, Review by Joseph Romito

The Complete History of U.S. Cruise Missiles: From Bug to Snark to Tomahawk
by Bill Yenne, Review by Todd Riebel

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