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James A. Goodson (1921–2014)

Autor/a de Tumult in the Clouds

4 obres 100 Membres 1 crítiques

Sobre l'autor

Obres de James A. Goodson

Tumult in the Clouds (1983) 93 exemplars
The Last of the Knights (1990) 1 exemplars

Etiquetat

Coneixement comú

Data de naixement
1921-03-21
Data de defunció
2014-05-01
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
New York, New York, USA
Lloc de defunció
Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Professions
fighter pilot
Organitzacions
Royal Air Force
United States Army Air Forces
Premis i honors
Distinguished Service Cross

Membres

Ressenyes

The classic memoir by one of America's greatest fighting aces: James Goodson

Anglo-American James Goodson's war began on Sept 3rd 1939, when the SS Athenia was torpedoed and sank off the Hebrides. Surviving the sinking and distinguishing himself rescuing survivors, Goodson immediately signed on with the RAF. He was an American, but he wanted to fight.

Goodson flew Spitfires for the RAF before later joining his countrymen with the Fourth Fighter Group to get behind the controls of Thunderbolts and Mustangs where he became known as 'King of the Strafers'.… (més)
 
Marcat
MasseyLibrary | Oct 9, 2022 |

Estadístiques

Obres
4
Membres
100
Popularitat
#190,120
Valoració
4.1
Ressenyes
1
ISBN
14

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