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Examines several air forces that have suffered defeat and explains the complex, often deep-seated foundations for these catastrophes. This book considers cases of Russian, Polish, French, British, German, Argentine, and US air force defeats, looking beyond purely military factors to explore the cultural, political, and technical causes of failure.
Robin Higham, emeritus professor of military history at Kansas State University, was the editor of the journal Aerospace Historian from 1970 to 1988. He is the author of many books, including 100 Years of Air Power and Aviation. Stephen J. Harris is the chief historian at the Directorate of History and Heritage, National Defence Headquarters, Canada.