Summer 2001

Volume XV, No. 2

AFRP 10-1

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A Word from the Chief
Transformational Leaders

Ricochets and Replies


Leading Airmen
Maj Gen Charles D. Link, USAF, Retired
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Responding to the "Developing Aerospace Leaders" Initiative: A Master
Attack Plan for Reforming Undergraduate Professional Development

Col Tom Drohan, USAF
Col Doug Murray, USAF
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The Essence of Aerospace Power: What Leaders Need to Know
Col Dennis M. Drew, USAF, Retired
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Purple Virtues: A Leadership Cure for Unhealthy Rivalry
Lt Col Eric A. Ash, USAF
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In Search of a Twenty-First-Century Air-Leadership Model:
Fodder for Your Professional Reading
Dr. David R. Mets
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Developing Aerospace Leaders for the Twenty-First Century:
A Historical Context for the DAL Concept

Dr. Mike Thirtle
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Professional Military Education for Company Grade Officers:
Targeting for "Affect"

Capt Alisen Iversen, USAF
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Leadership and Reorganization: A New Model for the Air Force
Lt Col John M. Fawcett Jr., USAF, Retired
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Technology for the Future Leader: International Command and Control Enhancements
Capt Gilles Van Nederveen, USAF


"I'D Rather Be Flying": The Ethos of the Air Force Officer Corps
Col Tom Hall, USAF

Air Force Doctrine and Leadership
Maj Steve Michael, USAF

For Lieutenants Only!
1st Lt Glenn Leinbach, USAF

Net Assessment (pp. 104-125)

After Clausewitz: German Military Thinkers before the Great War
Antulio J. Echevarria II
Reviewer: Harold R. Winton

The Nazis’ March to Chaos: The Hitler Era through the Lenses
of Chaos-Complexity Theory

Roger Beaumont
Reviewer: James S. Corum

Power to Explore: A History of Marshall Space Flight Center, 1960–1990
Andrew J. Dunar and Stephen P. Waring
Reviewer: Col Jon Campbell, USAFR

Escape from Villingen, 1918
Dwight R. Messimer
Reviewer: 1st Lt Glenn Leinbach, USAF

Lifting the Fog of War
Adm Bill Owens with Ed Offley
Reviewer: Maj Peter W. Huggins, USAF

Anglo-American Strategic Relations and the French Problem, 1960–1963:
A Troubled Partnership

Constantine A. Pagedas
Reviewer: Capt Sam Grable, USAF

Korean Atrocity! Forgotten War Crimes, 1950–1953
Philip D. Chinnery
Reviewer: Kenneth P. Werrell

Viper-7: Forward Air Controlling in South Vietnam in 1966
Charles L. Pocock
Reviewer: Col James E. Roper, USAF, Retired

Integrity First: Reflections of a Military Philosopher
Malham M. Wakin
Reviewer: Lt Col Eric Ash, USAF

Death Traps: The Survival of an American Armored Division in World War II
Belton Y. Cooper
Reviewer: Maj Gary Pounder, USAF

Eastward to Tartary: Travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucasus
Robert D. Kaplan
Reviewer: Michael R. Hickok

To Hanoi and Back: The U.S. Air Force and North Vietnam, 1966–1973
Wayne Thompson
Reviewer: Maj Mustafa “Kujo” Koprucu, USAF

The Transformation of American Airpower
Benjamin S. Lambeth
Reviewer: Maj Mustafa “Kujo” Koprucu, USAF

Black Cross/Red Star: The Air War over the Eastern Front
Christer Bergström and Andrey Mikhailov
Reviewer: James S. Corum

This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History
T. R. Fehrenbach
Reviewer: Kenneth P. Werrell

U-Boats at War: Landings on Hostile Shores
Jak P. Mallmann-Showell
Reviewer: Lt Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, MSC, USN

Revolution until Victory: The Politics and History of the PLO
Barry Rubin
Reviewer: Lt Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, MSC, USN

How Effective Is Strategic Bombing? Lessons Learned from
World War II to Kosovo

Gian P. Gentile
Reviewer: Lt Col Eric Ash, USAF

National Security: The Israeli Experience
Israel Tal translated by Martin Kett
Reviewer: Lt Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, MSC, USN

Touch and Go (pp. 124-125)

Mission Debrief

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