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Jimmy Stewart : bomber pilot

Author: Starr Smith
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Zenith Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles actor Jimmy Stewart's experiences as a bomber pilot for the United States Army Air Corps during World War II.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: James Stewart; James Stewart
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Starr Smith
ISBN: 076032199X 9780760321997
OCLC Number: 57452560
Description: 287 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm
Contents: Home in Pennsylvania --
A farewell to Hollywood --
Bad news at Salt Lake City --
Colonel Dwight D. "Ike Eisenhower in Louisiana --
A winter in Boise --
A Summer in Sioux City --
The Wright crew --
Combat life at Tibenham --
A mission to Bremen --
Brunswick and Berlin --
New ways at Old Buc --
Jimmy and Andy--"the buzzin' twins" --
D-day--the sixth of June --
Ed Murrow and Jimmy Stewart in London --
the bombing of Switzerland --
A farewell to the ETO.
Responsibility: Starr Smith ; foreword by Walter Cronkite.
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Chronicles actor Jimmy Stewart's experiences as a bomber pilot for the United States Army Air Corps during World War II.

Of all the celebrities who served their country during World War II -and they were legion -Jimmy Stewart was unique. On December 7th, when the attack on Pearl Harbor woke so many others to the reality of war, Stewart was already in uniform - as a private on guard duty south of San Francisco at the Army Air Corps Moffet Field. Seeing war on the horizon, Jimmy Stewart, at the height of his fame after Mr. Smith Goes to Washington and his Oscar-winning turn in The Phadelphia Story in 1940, had enlisted several months earlier.

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