Table of contents for Boyd : the fighter pilot who changed the art of war / Robert Coram.

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Prologue: Reminiscences

                     FIGHTER PILOT
 1. Haunted Beginnings
 2. The Big Jock and the Presbyterian
 3. Fledgling
 4. K-I3 and MiG Alley
 5. High Priest
 6. Pope John Goes Severely Supersonic
 7. Rat-Racing
 8. Forty-Second Boyd and the Tactics Manual

                          Part 2
9. Thermo, Entropy, and the Breakthrough
10. P=[T-D] v
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11. The Sugarplum Fairy Spreads the Gospel
12. Pull the Wings Off and Paint It Yellow
13. "I've Never Designed a Fighter Plane Before."
14. Bigger-Higher-Faster-Farther
15. Saving the F-I5
16. Ride of the Valkyries
17. The Fighter Mafia Does the Lord's Work
18. A Short-Legged Bird
19. Spook Base
20. Take a Look at the B-i
21. "This Briefing Is for Information Purposes Only."
22. The Buttonhook Turn

                           Part 3
23. Destruction and Creation
24. OODA Loop
25. Reform
26. The Great Wheel of Conspiracy
27. Boyd Joins the Marines
28. SemperFi
29. Water-Walker
30. They Think I'm a Kook
31. The Ghetto Colonel and the SecDef

Epilogue: El Cid Rides On
Appendix: "Destruction and Creation"


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Boyd, John, 1927-1997, Fighter pilots United States Biography, United States, Air Force Officers Biography, Fighter plane combat, Aeronautics, Military United States History 20th century