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Author Plating, John D. (John David), 1967-
Title The Hump [electronic resource] : America's strategy for keeping China in World War II / John D. Plating
Imprint College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2011. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (xii, 331 p.) : ill., maps
Series Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; no. 134
Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; no. 134
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-321) and index
From the Marco Polo Bridge to ABC Ferry Command -- Terrain, weather,pilots, and planes -- "Barnstorming" over the Hump -- The Hump and an ascendant CBI air strategy -- "Ten thousand tons by Christmas" -- The Hump goes to war -- The Hump becomes an airline -- The end of the Hump -- Notes
Description based on print version record
Subject United States. Army Air Forces -- Transport service -- History
Military doctrine -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Airlift, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Himalaya Mountains
World War, 1939-1945 -- China
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945
Alt Author Project Muse
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