Colonel Don Price has written an excellent account of some little known heroic events of the Vietnam War. "The First Marine Captured in Vietnam-The Biography of Donald G. Cook," is first what the title states and much, much more. Price blends big picture history with the details of Cook’s life from his birth until he was captured in Vietnam.
January 14th, 1945 would be called by the Luftwaffe “Black Sunday” because of the disastrous losses they suffered that day. For the 390th Bombardment Group of the Eighth Air Force, based at Framlingham/Parham in East Anglia, it was mission 243, to Derben, Germany. For them, it also marked the greatest single mission loss during all of WWII, when an entire squadron was wiped out.
Arlene Eisenbise will present the-story-behind-the-story of her historical novel BIG WAR, Little Wars during the monthly SDPHS meeting of the Prescott, AZ, chapter.
A page turning thriller/mystery that will keep you in your seat until the last page. Kidnappings, intrigue, this fast paced book should be in your hands - now!
Title: Evil Deeds: Inspired by Actual Events
Author: Joseph Badal
Reviewer: Jim Tritten
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0615556892
Gliders, the silent invaders of World War ll. The missions they flew and the high price paid. History that will keep you involved until the last page.
Title: Silent Invaders: Combat Gliders of the Second World War
Author: Gary A. Best
Reviewer: Terry Shoptaugh
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1625450001