TITLE

Touch and Go

AUTHOR(S)
Niesen, Paul G.; Aboul-Enein, Youssef H.; Mets, David R.; Chilstrom, John S.; Clifford, James H.; Wessels, Louis
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Air & Space Power Journal;Winter2003, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents reviews of aviation-related books and CD-ROMs as of December 1, 2003. Writer Efraim Karsh analyzes the bloody eight-year conflict between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Iraq in the book, The Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988. Writer David Toomey explains the development of weather prediction from its infancy with early 'meteorologists,' whose ideas included basic models of hurricanes, the foundation for numeric weather prediction, and the impetus to employ early computers in his book, Stormchasers: The Hurricane Hunters and Their Fateful Flight Into Hurricane Janet.
ACCESSION #
11697137

 

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