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The Resource Call sign "Dustoff" : a history of U.S. Army aeromedical evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina, by Darrel Whitcomb

Call sign "Dustoff" : a history of U.S. Army aeromedical evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina, by Darrel Whitcomb

Label
Call sign "Dustoff" : a history of U.S. Army aeromedical evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina
Title
Call sign "Dustoff"
Title remainder
a history of U.S. Army aeromedical evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina
Statement of responsibility
by Darrel Whitcomb
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the conceptualization of the initial attempts to use aircraft for evacuation, reviews its development and maturity through conflicts, and focuses on the history of the MEDEVAC post-Vietnam through Hurricane Katrina"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
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Whitcomb, Darrel D.
Dewey number
355.3/45
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
UH503
LC item number
.W44 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 F-691
  • WX 11 AA1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Borden Institute (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Helicopter ambulances
  • Air Ambulances
  • Military Medicine
  • Wounds and Injuries
Label
Call sign "Dustoff" : a history of U.S. Army aeromedical evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina, by Darrel Whitcomb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.: 2011-0298-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fulfilling a need : from Conception to combat -- An honorable heritage -- From Korea through Vietnam -- Domestic duties & contingency operations -- Quiet years, 1973-1980 -- New challenges : near and afar, 1981-1990 -- An angry decade -- Desert Shield/Desert Storm, 1990-1991 -- Force reductions, 1992-1995 -- The Balkans, 1992-ongoing -- Into the millennium : new challenges, at home and abroad -- To 9/11, 2000-2001 -- Again, into battle, 2001-2003 -- Aviation transformation and domestic operations, 2003-2005 -- Warriors of compassion -- Appendices -- List of MEDEVAC units -- Typical history of an ARNG MEDEVAC unit -- MEDEVAc losses post-Vietnam era through Operation Iraqi Freedom
Control code
698451417
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
1 volume (various pagings)
Isbn
9780160879371
Lccn
2011001043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
008-000-01040-4
System control number
tmp97395865
Label
Call sign "Dustoff" : a history of U.S. Army aeromedical evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina, by Darrel Whitcomb
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.: 2011-0298-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fulfilling a need : from Conception to combat -- An honorable heritage -- From Korea through Vietnam -- Domestic duties & contingency operations -- Quiet years, 1973-1980 -- New challenges : near and afar, 1981-1990 -- An angry decade -- Desert Shield/Desert Storm, 1990-1991 -- Force reductions, 1992-1995 -- The Balkans, 1992-ongoing -- Into the millennium : new challenges, at home and abroad -- To 9/11, 2000-2001 -- Again, into battle, 2001-2003 -- Aviation transformation and domestic operations, 2003-2005 -- Warriors of compassion -- Appendices -- List of MEDEVAC units -- Typical history of an ARNG MEDEVAC unit -- MEDEVAc losses post-Vietnam era through Operation Iraqi Freedom
Control code
698451417
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
1 volume (various pagings)
Isbn
9780160879371
Lccn
2011001043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
008-000-01040-4
System control number
tmp97395865

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