The pilots were known as “suicide jockeys” and the aircraft they flew were called “flak bait.” Towed behind modified bombers or transport aircraft, Allied combat gliders were used in some of the riskiest missions of World War II, landing miles behind enemy lines with specially trained assault forces. Condition: Used; good; Hardcover w/dustjacket: 187 pages; Dimensions: 9.25 x 6.25 inches; Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press; (1992)Domestic: Flat-rate of $7.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Combined shipping: Combine shipping included with an additional fee of $4.00 per book after the first one.Location: This item ships from North Carolina.
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