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Chained eagle : the heroic story of the first American shot down over North Vietnam

Author: Everett Alvarez; Anthony Pitch
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, 2005.
Series: Aviation classics series (Washington, D.C.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Everett Alvarez, Jr., recounts the experiences he had after being shot down in North Vietnam during a retaliatory air strike against naval targets in 1964.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Biographies
Personal narratives, American
Biography
Named Person: Everett Alvarez; Everett Alvarez; Everett Alvarez, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Everett Alvarez; Anthony Pitch
ISBN: 1574885588 9781574885583
OCLC Number: 57549901
Notes: Originally published: New York : D.I. Fine, 1989.
Description: ix308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Aviation classics series (Washington, D.C.)
Responsibility: Everett Alvarez, Jr. and Anthony S. Pitch.

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On August 5, 1964, while Lt. (jg) Everett Alvarez was flying a retaliatory air strike against naval targets in North Vietnam, antiaircraft fire crippled his A-4 fighter-bomber, forcing him to eject  Read more...

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