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The Fight in the Clouds

Cover: 'The Fight in the Clouds'

Staff Review: "The Fight in the Clouds" by James P. Busha


The North American P-51 Mustang enabled America to defeat the Axis powers in World War II. James Busha's book FIGHT IN THE CLOUDS describes many of the exciting air battles waged by P-51 pilots in the European and Pacific Theaters. Reminiscences by air aces, who downed five or more enemy aircraft, are intermingled with accounts by 'regular Joe' P-51 pilots who didn't make ace. Busha's book is a wide-ranging and compelling account of American pilots in deadly air action.

Audience: adults | Genre: nonfiction, history

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