Above an Angry Sea: U.S.Navy B-24 Liberator and PB4Y-2 Privateer Operations in the Pacific, October 1944-August 1945

Above an Angry Sea: U.S.Navy B-24 Liberator and PB4Y-2 Privateer Operations in the Pacific, October 1944-August 1945

by Alan C. Carey
     
 
Above an Angry Sea chronicles USN B-24 Liberator (PB4Y-1) and PB4Y-2 Privateer operations in the Pacific. The author's previous book, We Flew Alone, discussed the Navy's use of the B-24 Liberator from February 1943 to September 1944. He now examines in dramatic detail the use of the B-24 and PB4Y-2 during the last eleven months of the war against Japan.

Overview

Above an Angry Sea chronicles USN B-24 Liberator (PB4Y-1) and PB4Y-2 Privateer operations in the Pacific. The author's previous book, We Flew Alone, discussed the Navy's use of the B-24 Liberator from February 1943 to September 1944. He now examines in dramatic detail the use of the B-24 and PB4Y-2 during the last eleven months of the war against Japan. The author has collected personal stories, over 200 photographs, a tabulation of all aerial kills credited to PB4Y patrol plane commanders, a roster of all personnel killed in action or in the line of duty, individual squadron records, and a list of all known B-24 Liberators and PB4Y-2 Privateers assigned to the Pacific between 1943 and 1945. , over 200 b/w and color photographs, 8 1/2" x 11"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764312861
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Series:
Schiffer Military History Book Series
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
360,709
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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