Air Force Historical Studies Office Logo



The Army Air Forces in World War II  (out of print)

Edited by Wesley F. Craven and James L. Cate. Originally published by the University of Chicago Press, 1948-1958. Reprinted 1983.

ISBN: 091279903X

This seven-volume history constitutes the official record of the Army Air Forces participation in World War II.

v. 1. Plans and early operations, January 1939 to August 1942 (GPO Stock no: 008-070-00497-6)  (out of print)

v. 2. Europe: Torch to Pointblank, August 1942 to December 1943  (out of print)

v. 3. Europe: Argument to V-E Day, January 1944 to May 1945  (out of print)

v. 4. The Pacific: Guadalcanal to Saipan, August 1942 to July 1944  (out of print)

v. 5. The Pacific: Matterhorn to Nagasaki, June 1944 to August 1945  (out of print)

v. 6. Men and planes  (out of print)

v. 7. Services around the world