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Mitchell, William 1879-1936

Overview
Works: 180 works in 352 publications in 4 languages and 13,037 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives‡vCanadian  Trials, litigation, etc 
Subject Headings: Generals 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other
Classifications: D606, 940.44973
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Memoirs of World War I: "from start to finish of our greatest war." by William Mitchell( Book )

9 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winged defense : the development and possibilities of modern air power - economic and military by William Mitchell( Book )

25 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Lendrum "Billy" Mitchell (December 28, 1879-February 19, 1936) was an American army general who is regarded by many as the father of the U.S. Air Force. One of the most famous and most controversial figures in the history of American airpower, Mitchell served in France during World War I and, by the conflict's end, commanded all American air combat units in that country. After the war, he became a strong advocate for increased investment in airpower, believing that this would prove vital in future wars. He argued particularly that bombers would make battleships obsolete and organized a series of successful public bombing runs against stationary ships designed to test the idea
A new and complete system of book-keeping by an improved method of double entry by William Mitchell( Book )

15 editions published between 1796 and 1978 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Greely : the story of a great American by William Mitchell( Book )

5 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Adolphus Washington Greely, American soldier, explorer, statesman and philosopher. Includes expeditions to the Grinnell Peninsula in the Parry Islands, Northwest Territories
Skyways: a book on modern aeronautics by William Mitchell( Book )

10 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our air force, the keystone of national defense by William Mitchell( Book )

8 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opening of Alaska by William Mitchell( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the author's experiences while working on the military telegraph line in Alaska from 1901-03
Prince Charles Edward Stewart of Scotland and the rising of 1745 by William Mitchell( Book )

6 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William "Billy" Mitchell's air power by Johnny R Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Mitchell e la dottrina militare degli Stati Uniti tra le due guerre mondiali by Germana Tappero Merlo( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second lecture on field signal communications by William Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kong zhong guo fang lun by William Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is poetry? : a lecture given to the South Australian Teachers' Union by William Mitchell( Book )

3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new and complete system of book-keeping ... 1796 by William Mitchell( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carriages by Jacques Damase( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maritime notes and queries( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of inspection trip to France, Italy, Germany, Holland and England, made during the winter of 1921-1922 : technical supplement by William Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Billy Mitchell : champion of air defense by Roger Burlingame( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great battles of World War I : in the air by Frank C Platt( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskrivelse af luftoperationer og luftkrigen under 1. verdenskrig
 
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Winged defense : the development and possibilities of modern air power - economic and military
Alternative Names
Billy Mitchell Amerikaans officier (1879-1936)

Billy Mitchell général américain

Billy Mitchell generale statunitense

Billy Mitchell (militar)

Billy Mitchell US-amerikanischer General

Mitchell, Billy

Mitchell, Billy 1879-1936

Mitchell, William Lendrum 1879-1936

William Mitchell

בילי מיטשל

بیلی میچل افسر آمریکایی

وليم بيلي ميتشل

ウィリアム・ミッチェル

威廉·米切尔

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