Fighter Pilot - The Memoirs of Legendary Ace Robin Olds

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Published: Saturday, 19 April 2014 09:33
by Robin Olds with Christina Olds and Ed Rasimus (2011)
 
 
 
The memories of the fighter pilot Brigradier General Robin Olds. With a total of 16 victories in both World War II and Vietnam a triple ace of the US Air Force, he tells his story from flying P-38 and P-51 in the second world war to his tours of duty in Vietnam with his famous Operation Bolo. Sadly, Robin Olds passed away before the completion of his memoirs, but his daughter Christina Olds and Ed Rasiums "his story" to have "his words" completed, as he has wished.


An interesting book with an interesting history of a great personality. However, if you were lucky to ever had heard at a lecture Brigadier General Robin Olds, this book fascinates you! It's his story, and reads as if he just told it!

Book Details:
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
Year: 2011
Language: English / 432 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0312569518