Tactical Reconnaissance in the Cold War: 1945 to Korea, Cuba, Vietnam and the Iron Curtain :: Doug Gordon soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Barnsley: Pen & Sword Aviation, 2006, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Colour plates; Diagrams; Glossary; Appendices ;
From the cover: Tactical reconnaissance is the art of keeping an eye on an enemy that is immediately in opposition and mostly involves medium to low-level flight across the front line but can also often involve deep-penetration missions.
This book describes how the United States Air Force tactical reconnaissance units operated from the end of World War II until the 1970s. This was an immensely active period that also included major conflicts in Korea and Vietnam. It was also a period of rapid technological development in aircraft and photographic techniques. The book includes the following:
The post war period in Europe and the East. This includes the rundown in capability during the euphoria of the new peace. Then the work of the Tac.Recce, units in the period 1946 through to the beginning of the Korean War. The development o…
Near Fine in Near Fine Dustwrapper.
317 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10″ x 7″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Military Naval catalogue?