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Jimmy Doolittle, master of the calculated risk

Carroll V. Glines, Jr.

Jimmy Doolittle, master of the calculated risk

by Carroll V. Glines, Jr.

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-,
    • Air pilots -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementCarroll V. Glines.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL540.D62 G56
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p. :
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4429882M
      ISBN 100442231024
      LC Control Number79056938

      The James H. Doolittle Papers are arranged in seventeen series: Series I. James H. Doolittle Biographical Material linear ft. (two manuscript boxes), Arranged topically. Series II. James H. Doolittle Theses linear ft. (one manuscript box), Arranged chronologically. Series III. James H. Doolittle Awards and Honors linear ft. (five manuscript boxes), Ms. Doolittle Hoppes is the author of three books. Calculated Risk: The Extraordinary Life of Jimmy Doolittle is a memoir of her famous grandfather, aviator Jimmy Doolittle and his equally extraordinary wife, Joe. Her second book, Just Doing My Job is a collection of biographical stories from World War II.

      Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Jimmy Doolittle: Master of the Calculated Risk by Carroll V. Glines (Trade Paper) at the best online prices at . James Doolittle was the master of calculated risks, a forceful persuader who influenced others to do what needed to be done. Neither he nor the 80 other brave, but reluctant heroes set out to become heroes on Ap They just wanted to “do the job we had to do.”.

      On Ap , 16 Bs under the command of Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle were launched from the carrier Hornet, flew miles to Japan, dropped their bombs on Tokyo and other targets, and escaped t. Read “Calculated Risk”, by Jonna Doolittle Hoppes online on Bookmate – Famous for leading the Tokyo Raid, America's first strike against Japan in World War II, Jimmy Doolittle .


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