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Over the Hump   (out of print)

Lt. Gen. William H.Tunner


The memoirs of General Tunner, a key leader in the development of military airlift from World War II through 1960. The author recounts major challenges of his career: organizing the aircraft ferrying effort of World War II, flying the "Hump" route of supply from India to China, managing the Berlin Airlift in 1948 and 1949, and commanding the Combat Cargo Command of Far East Air Forces in the crucial early months of the Korean War.

340 pp., photos, index

Reprint. Originally published: 1st ed. New York : Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, 1964.