The Army Air Forces in World War II. Volume Two. Europe: Torch to Pointblank, August 1942 to December 1943
By Wesley Frank Craven and James Lea Cate
University of Chicago Press, 1949, 896 pp
This second in an official series of seven projected volumes being prepared for the U. S. Air Force runs from mid-1942 to the end of 1943 in the European Theater -- i.e. the North African, Sicilian and early Italian campaigns and the opening phases of the air war over Germany.