WorldCat Identities

Nelson, Larry

Works: 1 works in 2 publications in 1 language and 10 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives‡vAmerican  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D790.263 874TH, 940.541973
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Larry Nelson
Most widely held works by Larry Nelson
Hell for Honshu : an Army Air Corps navigator tells the story of the World War II bombing raids on Japan by Larry Nelson( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Inside the cabin of a B-29 on a 3,000 mile trip to bomb Japan! Larry Nelson, a farm boy from South Dakota, enlisted in the Army Air Corps to fulfull a romantic dream to become a pilot. Romance turned to harsh reality when he failed an eye exam and became a navigator instead. Harsh reality became terror inside the cabin of a B-29. When high altitude bombing raids on Japan failed, they turned to devastating night fire raids on Japanese cities. These raids resulted in the near total destruction of Tokyo-Yokohama, Kobe, Osaka and other smaller cities." -- from publisher's website
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.18 for Hell for H ... to 0.18 for Hell for H ...)
English (1)