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Record #187927:

Dictatorship of the air: aviation culture and the fate of modern Russia / Scott W. Palmer.

Title: Dictatorship of the air: aviation culture and the fate of modern Russia / Scott W. Palmer.
Author(s): Palmer, Scott W.
Date: 2009.
Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Abstract: Reviews Russia's aeronautical development between 1909 and 1989 with reference to political, technological, military and cultural history. Introduction places Russia's culture of aviation in historical perspective. Work is divided into three chapters: imperial aviation 1909-1917; origins and institutions of Soviet Air Fleet 1917-1929; Soviet aviation in the age of Stalin, 1929-1945.
Keywords: 656.7(091) -- History of aviation.
355 -- Defence.
355.48 -- Military history: 1939-45.
93 -- History.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
L -- Communication and transportation.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*50) : 656.7(091)[2009]
ISBN: 9780521130431
SPRI record no.: 187927

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