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B-29s over Japan, 1944-1945 a group commander's diary

Author: Samuel Russ Harris; Robert A Mann
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., Publishers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This diary details the life of Colonel Samuel R. Harris as a commander of one of the first B-29 Heavy Bombardment Groups to reach the Marianas Islands in 1944. The first section is an intimate portrait of war. The second half details the aspects of how the 73rd Bomb Wing was engaged in the war against Japan"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Diaries
Biography
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Harris, Samuel Russ.
B-29s over Japan, 1944-1945 a group commander's diary.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, ©2011
(DLC) 2011018753
(OCoLC)720025685
Named Person: Samuel Russ Harris
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Russ Harris; Robert A Mann
ISBN: 9780786484911 0786484918
OCLC Number: 733761343
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 259 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Preface by Robbie Harris; Introduction; Glossary; Biography; The B-29 Superfortress; Getting Ready; The Diary; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Samuel Russ Harris, Jr. ; edited by Robert A. Mann.

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"This diary details the life of Colonel Samuel R. Harris as a commander of one of the first B-29 Heavy Bombardment Groups to reach the Marianas Islands in 1944. The first section is an intimate portrait of war. The second half details the aspects of how the 73rd Bomb Wing was engaged in the war against Japan"--Provided by publisher.

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