Doolittle Aerospace Visionary (Potomac Books" Military Profiles series) by Dik Alan Daso

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  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Biography: general,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Military - United States,
  • Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History,
  • USA,
  • Doolittle, James Harold,,
  • Military,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • History / Military / Aviation,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Air pilots,
  • United States,
  • 1896-,
  • Aeronautics,
  • Generals

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8743251M
ISBN 10157488669X
ISBN 109781574886696

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Cited by: Major Ted William Lawson (March 7, – Janu ) was an American officer in the United States Army Air Forces, who is known as the author of Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo, a memoir of his participation in the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo in The book was subsequently adapted into the film of the same name starring Spencer Tracy, Van Johnson and Robert MitchumBattles/wars: participated in Doolittle's Tokyo raid.

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For the experiences of someone who participated in the raid, as opposed to an overview of the entire project I would recommend Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo by Ted Lawson. He was the pilot of the B “The Ruptured Duck” and sustained serious injuries. Buy a cheap copy of The Art of Bev Doolittle book by Bev Doolittle.

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Glines gives an amazing amount of detail, but manages to keep the narrative moving. This is my first (definitely not my last) book on the Doolittle Raid and it provided a great base of knowledge about the event and the men that flew in it/5.

The Doolittle raid and its effects need to be remembered; Target Tokyo will make them hard to forget. Ray Locker - USA Today.

Scott is an agile writer who offers strong portraits of key figures such as Doolittle. And his immense amount of research enabled him to produce a book that appeals not just to military buffs, but to a much broader : Norton, W.

& Company, Inc. Doolittle Raid, (18 April ), a surprise attack on Tokyo, Japan, by U.S. bombers during World War II. Little damage resulted, but the raid was a boost to American morale at a low point in the war. The affront of the raid to Japanese national pride motivated Japan’s leaders to pursue offensive.

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With Spencer Tracy, Van Johnson, Robert Walker, Tim Murdock. In the wake of Pearl Harbor, a young lieutenant leaves his expectant wife to volunteer for a secret bombing mission which will take the war to the Japanese homeland/10(K).

On Ap80 men achieved the unimaginable when they took off from an aircraft carrier on a top secret mission to bomb Japan. These men, led by Lt. Col. James H. “Jimmy” Doolittle, came to be known as the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders. Today, just one of the men survive: Lt.

Col. Richard “Dick” E. Cole, who served as Doolittle’s co-pilot on Crew Number 1. Doolittle's Tokyo Raiders, by Col. Carroll V. Glines, details the first bombing raids against Japan by Lt. Colonel James "Jimmy" Doolittle, and his raiders.

This hardcover edition with dust jacket is signed by the author, Jimmy Doolittle, and all of his raiders. A very rare book. Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold, Condition: Very good.

Joe Doolittle's letters to her husband did not survive, although letters to her closest friends are included in the book.

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This may include stains, tears, rips, folded pages, binding damage, dents, scuffs, scratches and sticker residue. The book also may contain. Proceeds from the book go to a scholarship fund in Doolittle’s name for students in the aviation field, according to Fox Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick. James H.

Doolittle, in full James Harold Doolittle, byname Jimmy Doolittle, (born Dec. 14,Alameda, Calif., U.S.—died Sept. 27,Pebble Beach, Calif.), American aviator and army general who led an air raid on Tokyo and other Japanese cities four months after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Doolittle was educated at Los Angeles Junior College (–16) and the University of. Doolittle’s career has seen more than a few plot twists: He played three minor league seasons as a first baseman/outfielder in the Oakland system before knee injuries led him back to the : Dave Preston.

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Lofting wrote a number of children's books besides the Dolittle series, including The Story of Mrs. Tubbs (), Tommy, Tilly and Mrs. Tubbs (), Porridge Poetry (), The Twilight of Magic (), and Gub Gub's Book ()/5(). Jimmy Doolittle Biography, Life, Interesting Facts.

Jimmy Doolittle was born James Harold Doolittle on 14 December in Alameda, California. He was a former American aviator and army general who returned to active duty in the Army Air Forces following the outbreak of World War II.

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Medal of Honor recipient, pioneering holder of speed records, leader of first aerial attack on the Japanese mainland, and famed World War II air Harold Doolittle was born in Alameda, Calif., in James "Jimmy" Doolittle was educated in.

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“The Story of Doctor Dolittle” is a children’s novel by the English writer Hugh Lofting. The full name of the work is “The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Being the History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts”.

This novel is the first out of a series of 12 novels about this famous doctor whose uniqueness. Had It Coming is a nonfiction book by Robyn Doolittle. Journalist Robyn Doolittle has a new book out called ‘Had it coming.’ It’s been two years since the first stories alleging sexual abuse.

Parents need to know that Dolittle is a kid-friendly adventure comedy starring Robert Downey, Jr. as a doctor who can communicate with animals. It diverges from author Hugh Lofting's original book, The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (as well as previous movie adaptations from and ) into its ownDoolittle is a hermit following the death of his wife, who was a brave 3/5.

Richard Cole:Last Doolittle Raider remembers historic mission 75 years ago David Thatcherth Doolittle Raider dies in Montana Of the 80 men who flew from the.

At midday on Ap16 U.S. Army bombers, under the command of daredevil pilot Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle, thundered into the skies over Tokyo and other key Japanese industrial cities in Author: James M.


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