Half a Wing, Three Engines and a Prayer

Half a Wing, Three Engines and a Prayer

by Brian D. O'Neill
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Half a Wing, Three Engines and a Prayer by Brian D. O'Neill

Incorporating a wealth of new material, here is the riveting story of the bombing raids that broke the back of Nazi Germany, praised as "a well-researched, highly readable account of a B-17 combat crew's experience ... excellent." (Roger A. Freeman, author of The Mighty Eighth)

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ISBN-13: 9780071341455
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 04/30/1999
Edition description: REVISED
Pages: 454
Sales rank: 431,667
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.15(d)

About the Author

Brian D. O'Neill, is the General Counsel of Curtiss-Wright

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the famous aviation company that manufactured the Curtiss P-40 fighter and the B-17's Wright Cyclone engines during World War II. Before becoming an attorney, he served with the U.S. Navy as a detroyer gunner officer and shipyard repair officer. An avid student of Eighth Air Force history, he resides in East Windsor, New Jersey.

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This is one of the best books I've read about B-17's. It is impossible to put down.It only took me three days to read it and im only 13 years old.