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Unsung eagles : true stories of America's citizen airmen in the skies of World War II / Jay A. Stout.

Stout, Jay A., 1959- author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 940.5426 STOUT (Text) 34706001475823 Aviation Collection Available -
 : Jim Mahle Memorial Aviation Collection.
Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County 940.5426 STO (Text) 78731000493432 Adult Main Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 940.5426 STO (Text) 31951003955348 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612002095
  • ISBN: 1612002099
  • ISBN: 9781612003948
  • Physical Description: 288 pages, 14 pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Havertown, Penn. : Casemate Publishers, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Summary, etc.: "The nearly half-million American aircrewmen who served during World War II have almost disappeared. And so have their stories. Award-winning writer and former fighter pilot Jay A. Stout uses Unsung Eagles to save an exciting collection of those accounts from oblivion. These are not rehashed tales from the hoary icons of the war. Rather, they are stories from the masses of largely unrecognized men who—in the aggregate—actually won it. They are the recollections of your Uncle Frank who shared them only after having enjoyed a beer or nine, and of your old girlfriend’s grandfather who passed away about the same time she dumped you. And of the craggy guy who ran the town’s salvage yard; a dusty, fly-specked B-24 model hung over the counter. These are “everyman” accounts that are important but fast disappearing." -- Amazon.com
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, American.
Air pilots, Military > United States > Biography.

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