Accession Number : ADA473282


Title :   Vantage Points: Perspectives on Airpower and the Profession of Arms


Descriptive Note : Monograph


Corporate Author : AIR UNIV MAXWELL AFB AL


Personal Author(s) : Westenhoff, Charles M ; Davis, Michael D ; Mortensen, Daniel ; Conway, III, John L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a473282.pdf


Report Date : Aug 2007


Pagination or Media Count : 73


Abstract : This book is a compilation of maxims and quotations from a variety of well-known military strategists, military theorists, military commanders, philosophers, historians, scholars, and presidents and heads of state, from both the United States and abroad. The overall theme of the book is Air Power, and it is divided into the following sections: Theory of War; Patriotism; Air, Space, and Cyber Power; Doctrine; Education, Training, and Lessons Learned; Preparedness, Security, and Force Protection; Planning; Leadership and Professionalism; Character and Leadership Traits; Technology; Logistics; Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance; Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; Information and Communications; Joint Perspectives; Coalition Operations; Air Power at War; and Irregular Warfare/Counterinsurgency.


Descriptors :   *WARFARE , *MILITARY STRATEGY , *THEORY , *MILITARY ART , *AIR POWER , MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES) , LEADERSHIP , MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , MILITARY TRAINING , DRONES , GENERAL OFFICERS , INFORMATION WARFARE , FIELD GRADE OFFICERS , ARMY AVIATION , PHILOSOPHY , MILITARY PLANNING , MILITARY COMMANDERS , PRESIDENT(UNITED STATES) , JOINT MILITARY ACTIVITIES , MILITARY DOCTRINE , PREPARATION , LESSONS LEARNED , MILITARY HISTORY


Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE