Mississippi Books and Writers

August 2001

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The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany, 1944-1945 The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B24s Over Germany, 1944-1945

Nonfiction by Stephen E. Ambrose

Simon & Schuster (Hardcover, ISBN: 0743216547)

Publication date: August 2001


Given the 50 percent casualty rate, it’s hard to imagine young soldiers wanting to join the flight crews that flew B24s over Germany, but they did. A popular historian recounts their training and combat.

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