Half A Wing Three Engines And A Prayer

Author: Brian O'Neill
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071640657
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Incorporating a wealth of new material, here is the riveting story of the bombing raids that broke the back of Nazi Germany, praised as "a well-researched, highly readable account of a B-17 combat crew's experience ... excellent." (Roger A. ...

Yanks Over Europe

Author: Jerome Klinkowitz
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813161576
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In A Wing and a Prayer rookie navigator Harry Crosby has some doubts about his
pilot, especially after he's had trouble starting the engines for their first mission.
But when their assembly slot is taken and the pilot speaks up ... B-17s Over
Germany (1989). “He was not firing at all when he was well within his own range,
” Shellhamer says of a Focke-Wulf pilot closing from ahead. The B-17 pilot eases
his aircraft down, but so does the German. “It required split-second timing,
Bombers 85.

American Bomber Crewman 1941 45

Author: Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1782000569
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Finding A Fallen Hero

Author: Bob Korkuc
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806185848
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Real War Vs Reel War

Author: Suzanne Broderick
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442245565
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Masters Of The Air

Author: Donald L. Miller
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743235452
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... Half a Wing, Three Engines and a Prayer: B-17s over Germany (NY: McGraw-
Hill, 1999), 40. 194 "I wanted to be": All McCrary and crew quotes from McCrary
and Scherman, First, 100-10. 196 Anderson's decision: Brig. Gen. Frederick L.
Anderson, "Report of Operations, 17 August 1943," Eaker MSS. 196 "We knew
we were": Quoted in Charles Brand, "The Regensburg Raid," Yank, September
12, 1943, 3; Col. Beirne Lay Jr., "Personal Report on the Regensburg Mission,"
17 August ...

Shadow

Author: Neil Hunter Raiford
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786481491
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World War Ii In Literature For Youth

Author: Patricia Hachten Wee
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810853010
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Hachiya, Michihiko, 23 Hacker, Jeffrey H., 22 Hadley, Robert, 35 Haffner,
Sebastian, 77 Hahn, Mary Downing, 89 Hake, Sabine, 132 Hakim, Joy, 188 Haifa
Wing, Three Engines, and a Prayer: B-17s over Germany, 36 A Half Acre of Hell:
A Combat Nurse in WWII, 75 Hall, Marie-Beth, ...

The Star In The Window

Author: Louis C. Langone
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1462014275
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