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Author Gorman, G. Scott, 1963-

Title Endgame in the Pacific : complexity, strategy, and the B-29 / G. Scott Gorman
Published Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. : Air University Press, [2000]
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Series Fairchild paper
Summary In war, competing systems introduce new technological means to gain advantage. Greater technological complexity, however, creates greater uncertainty-due not only to technical problems but also to unintended consequences when new technology is applied within the chaotic environment of war. In the last years of the war against Japan in the Pacific, Boeing's B-29 was the technological solution to attacking Japan across long distances. Application, however, was not as simple as planners had hoped. Uncertainties and unintended consequences accompanied the B-29's employment
Notes "Fairchild paper."
"February 2000."
Title from title screen (viewed Oct. 8, 2003)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject World War (1939-1945)
B-29 (Bomber)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area
World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology
B 29.
Pazifikkrieg (1941-1945)
B-29 (Bomber)
Military campaigns.
Military operations, Aerial -- American.
Technology.
Japan.
Pacific Area.
USA.
Form Electronic book
Author Air University (U.S.). Press
Other Titles Complexity, strategy, and the B-29