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Examines the role of the air force in World War II, including the nonstop bombing over Germany and the slow island by island battles in the Pacific.
|LC Classifications||D785 .M35 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||213 p. :|
|Number of Pages||213|
|LC Control Number||81008018|
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The Airman's War: World War II in the Sky Hardcover – July 1, by Albert Marrin (Author) › Visit Amazon's Albert Marrin Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.
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Publish your book with B&N. Learn : Albert Marrin. The Enemy Airmen's Act was a law passed by Imperial Japan on 13 August which stated that Allied airmen participating in bombing raids against Japanese-held territory would be treated as "violators of the law of war" and subject to trial and punishment if captured by Japanese law contributed to the deaths of hundreds of Allied airmen throughout the Pacific.
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An Airman's Letter to His Mother () is a documentary-style British propaganda short film based on an actual letter from a British bomber pilot to his mother published in The Times in June Subsequently, the letter was published as a pamphlet and received wide distribution in the UK.
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The true and horrifying story of U.S. Airman Dan Culler's ordeal in a Swiss prison camp during World War II. Betrayal dominated his cruel fate--by American authorities who never acknowledged the camps existence, by the Swiss, and in a last twist in. Good-bye to All That: Len Shurtleff Goes West.
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This is a fascinating insight into the life of an exceptional Luftwaffe pilot and navigator. Illus. Format: Hardbound. A pilot at twenty-six, he was a pioneer of commercial aviation and flew in the Spanish Civil War and World War II. His writings include The Little Prince, Wind, Sand and Stars, Night Flight, Southern Mail, and Airman's Odyssey.
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From through a little under 1, black men graduated with commissions and pilot wings from Tuskegee Army Air Field (TAAF) in Tuskegee, Alabama. The first black American aviators to serve in combat, the Tuskegee Airmen were pilots whose heroic World War II exploits helped persuade President Harry Truman to end segregation across the entire military.
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