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Antiaircraft artillery field manual : examination for gunners.

Description: Outlines the scope of the examination for gunners, to be taken by U.S. Army personnel, U.S. Military Academy cadets, members of R.O.T.C. units, and C.M.T.C. trainees.
Date: December 9, 1943
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Applied physics for airplane mechanics.

Description: Describes basic principles of physics for use in the training of airplane mechanics.
Date: September 14, 1943
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Notes on physiology in aviation medicine.

Description: Discusses the physical effects of flight, and the mechanics and chemistry of respiration.
Date: October 21, 1940
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Physiological aspects of flying.

Description: "The purpose of this manual is to endeavor to explain in everyday terms the various physical and physiological problems that arise during flying, and to give in detail the latest knowledge of proved solutions to these problems." (--Page 2.)
Date: September 25, 1943
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Materials for protective concealment

Description: Discusses protective concealment (camouflage) as it matters to the soldier. Covers materials and uses as well as other equipment to be employed.
Date: October 7, 1942
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Field artillery trainer, M3.

Description: A guide to the use and maintenance of the field artillery trainer M3, a miniature gun mounted on a miniature carriage for use in conduct of fire training.
Date: November 1944
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Harmonization of aircraft fixed guns and sights.

Description: A handbook for aircraft armorers, describing the fundamentals of using aircraft gun sights.
Date: August 11, 1944
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Airship aerodynamics.

Description: "This manual is designed as a text for the instruction of airship student pilots .... to give the knowledge of aerodynamics essential to the operation of [lighter than air aircraft]."(Page 2.)
Date: February 11, 1941
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Orientation

Description: Provides a text and reference book covering the principles of orientation. Orientation is defined as "the accurate location of datum points and the establishment of lines of known length and direction".
Date: July 15, 1941
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department