Airborne Forces at War
From Parachute Test Platoon to the 21st Century
ISBN10: 1591140285 ISBN13: 9781591140283 Contributors: Greenwood, John T. Publisher: Naval Inst Pr Published: Feb 28 2008 Pages: 214 Weight: 2.10lbs. Height: 10.75" Width: 8.75" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
This book takes the reader on an illustrated tour of the U.S. Army's hard-hitting airborne forces, from the Parachute Test Platoon of 1940 to the multiple global contingencies of the 21st Century. More than 180 photographs and pieces of art highlight the history of airborne units.