By Mark Druck
the different a star scorching pilot in struggle. They finish up in comparable B-25
crew, pursuing similar girl, who's involved w/heroes. 2 average
missions – one a land objective – different an assault on enemy delivery –
take reader on missions, from:wake-up in darkish, briefings, pancakes,
take-off, & the whole lot of motion. The thirty eighth Bomb staff used to be
one-of-kind outfit, flying exclusive missions – 350 mph, 10 feet
off thedeck! This novel – past an award-winning Off-Broadway
play -- heralded for the validity of its WWII discussion, starred the overdue
Betty Miller & Albert Salmi...
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