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Title:
Aces in command : fighter pilots as combat leaders
Author:
Boyne, Walter J., 1929-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xv, 249 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781574883107
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library UG626 .B69 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Examines the brilliant leadership ability of four of America's greatest aces -- Eddie Richenbacker, Hub Zemke, Boots Blesse, and Robin Olds.


Author Notes

Walter Boyne is a retired U.S. Air Force command pilot, the former director of the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum, a New York Times best-selling author, and a world-renowned authority on aviation history. Boyne is currently the aerospace-expert-in-residence for Discovery Communications


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