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Flyboys : a true story of courage

Author: James Bradley; Robert Petkoff; Hachette Audio (Firm),
Publisher: New York : Hachette Audio, ℗2015. ©2003
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : CD for computer : Clipart/images/graphics   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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The story of Japanese and American fighter pilots and their battle over the Pacific during the Second World War. Focusing primarily on nine American pilots who were gunned down and captured by the Japanese on the isolated island of Chichi Jim, Bradley reveals the unsettling fate of these captured men, a story kept secret for sixty years.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biographies
History
Military history
Biography
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Bradley; Robert Petkoff; Hachette Audio (Firm),
ISBN: 9781478907459 1478907452
OCLC Number: 907184162
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Compact discs.
Includes PDF of photos on disc 12.
Performer(s): Read by the author ; afterword read by Robert Petkoff.
Description: 12 audio discs (approximately 14.5 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: James Bradley.

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The story of Japanese and American fighter pilots and their battle over the Pacific during the Second World War. Focusing primarily on nine American pilots who were gunned down and captured by the Japanese on the isolated island of Chichi Jim, Bradley reveals the unsettling fate of these captured men, a story kept secret for sixty years.

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