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Author Wukovits, John F., 1944-

Title Black Sheep : the life of Pappy Boyington / John F. Wukovits.

Imprint Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 BOYINGTON,G WUK    Available
Description xvii, 249 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Library of naval biography
Library of naval biography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-237) and index.
Contents "A chained animal just striding to get loose" -- "He was restless and lonesome" -- "This was real. This was war" -- "Only have to fight the Japs now" -- "I am going to save you guys" -- "We had pride; we had class; and we were winners" -- "They can't kill me" -- "I'll meet you guys in a San Diego bar" -- "I knew Greg Boyington at his best-- in combat."
Subject Boyington, Gregory.
United States. Marine Corps -- Biography.
United States. Marine Fighter Squadron, 214th.
Fighter pilots -- United States -- Biography.
Marines -- United States -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Oceania.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.
Heroes -- United States -- Biography.
Prisoners of war -- Japan -- Biography.
ISBN 9781591149774 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
1591149770 (hardcover : acid-free paper)

 
    
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